Fall 2017 video game release schedule

September 28, 2017

Ah, 2017 ... you've given us amazing games like Yakuza 0, Horizon Zero Dawn, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Persona 5, and so many more. This has been a great year to be a gamer. If you have a lot of this year's games on your backlog like I do, you better start working on completing them because the year's not over yet! There are a lot of games to look forward to in October, November and December.

Here are some of the highlights:

  • 9/29 - Cuphead (PC, Xbox One), Nintendo SNES Classic Mini console launch, FIFA 18 (PC, PS4, Switch, XBO), Gundam Versus (PS4)
  • 10/3 - Forza 7 (PC, XBO), Batman: The Enemy Within - Episode 2 (PC, PS4, XBO)
  • 10/10 - Middle-earth: Shadow of War (PC, PS4, XBO)
  • 10/13 - The Evil Within 2 (PC, PS4, XBO)
  • 10/17 - South Park: The Fractured But Whole (PC, PS4, XBO), Gran Turismo Sport (PC, PS4)
  • 10/27 - Assassin's Creed: Origins (PC, PS4, XBO), Super Mario Odyssey (Switch), Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (PC, PS4, XBO)
  • 11/3 - Call of Duty: WW2 (PC, PS4, XBO)
  • 11/7 - Horizon: Zero Dawn - The Frozen Wilds (PS4), Sonic Forces (PC, PS4, XBO, Switch), Xbox One X console launch
  • 11/10 - Need for Speed Payback (PC, PS4, XBO)
  • 11/14 - L.A. Noire [remastered] (PS4, XBO, Switch, HTC Vive)
  • 11/17 - Star Wars: Battlefront 2, Pokemon Ultra Sun & Pokemon Ultra Moon (3DS), Skyrim VR (PSVR, Switch), The Sims 4 (PS4, XBO)
  • 12/12 - Okami HD (PC, PS4, XBO)

Phew. That's obviously not every game coming out before 2017 comes to an end, but I did my best to highlight the most highly anticipated ones. Which ones are YOU most excited about? Personally, I am really looking forward to Batman: The Enemy Within - Episode 2, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, Super Mario Odyssey, and the L.A. Noire remaster.

I really enjoy writing this column for you all each year, and I thank you from the bottom of my heart for your support. I'll see you next May! In the meantime, feel free to follow me on Instagram and Twitter.

Happy gaming!

  • Cassie Gotto-White is a gamer, a planner babe, and a boba tea fanatic. She discovered her passion for video games at age six when she was given an NES Top Loader by her aunt. Her current main consoles are the PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch. Some of her favorite games include The Last of Us, the Uncharted series, the Yakuza series, Persona 5, and Night in the Woods. Follow her on Instagram at @planningwithcass and YouTube at

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