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The most important upcoming games in May 2023


We are approaching the month of May 2023 with a bunch of highly anticipated titles that suit all tastes, such as facing vampires in Redfall, or experiencing survival horror during the First World War in Amnesia: The Bunker, and we have collected for you the most important games that will be released in May in This article.


  • Release date: May 2
  • Devices: Xbox Series X/S, PC (Game Pass available from day one)

The Arkane studio’s latest project and first Xbox exclusive for home consoles, the title introduces a co-op experience that supports up to 4 players. After the town of Redfall has come under siege by a group of vampires who have cut off the island from the outside world, and with only a few survivors trapped, you have to Survive alone or team up with your friends and explore the open world together.

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

  • Release date: May 12
  • Hardware: Nintendo Switch

An epic adventure across the land and skies of Hyrule awaits you in Tears of the Kingdom that will give you the freedom to weave the adventure of your dreams into a world fueled by your imagination. A sequel to 2017’s Breath of the Wild, you’ll decide your own path across the sprawling landscapes of Hyrule and the mystical islands of the vast sky. Can you harness Link’s new abilities to fight against the malevolent forces that threaten the kingdom?


  • Release date: May 16th
  • Devices: PlayStation 5, PlayStation VR2, PlayStation 4, PlayStation VR, PC

A unique blend of puzzle-solving and platforming elements, you’ll play as a Shiba Inu tasked with leading massive hordes marching towards a specific goal in the story mode, or you can browse through a wide range of user-created levels created via the in-game Stage Creator.

Lego 2K Drive

  • Release date: May 19
  • Devices: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC

A new adventure in the world of LEGO that this time focuses on car racing, where you will be welcomed to Bricklandia, the home of LEGO racing in the open world, and as you would expect, you can race anywhere, play with anyone, build the vehicle of your dreams, and defeat a bunch of rivals in the races Wild to get the Sky Trophy that everyone is chasing.

Amnesia: The Bunker

  • Release date: May 23
  • Devices: Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC

Set during the First World War, this survival horror game puts us in the role of an amnesiac French soldier, Henri Clement. Stranded in an abandoned military bunker with a hungry creature, the soldier must use his wits to survive. The developers call Amnesia: The Bunker their most open game yet with players able to explore a semi-open world and limited linear events, this means players can explore different paths and areas without restrictions, but the horror will come from an “ever-present threat”, so beware of that.

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum

  • Release date: May 25th
  • Devices: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC

Play as Gollum on his quest to retrieve his precious ring. The game takes you on an adventure that will force you to climb the mountains of Mordor, sneak around Mirkwood and make tough choices, but who will have the upper hand in the end? Cunning Gollum? Or innocent Smeagol?

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum will offer a gameplay that mixes stealth and action while Gollum infiltrates Middle-earth, and the game will also include options that go with the character’s dark side or even the gentle half known as Sméagol, and it should be noted that the game is directly inspired by the “John” saga Ronald Tolkien” and not from the movie series.

Company of Heroes 3 Console Edition

Release date: May 30
Platforms: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S

For the first time in the history of the series, Company of Heroes 3 is coming to home gaming platforms to offer the ultimate WWII experience on a console. The game offers a popular mix of action, tactics and strategy, with a dedicated user interface, full controller support and features that allow you to play at your own pace. On the other hand, the full tactical stop feature allows players to fully control the speed of movement and actions of the individual player. Plan your attacks, then execute them with precision and ease to gain the advantage in battle.

System Shock

  • Release date: May 30
  • Hardware: PC

A complete remake of the original 1994 sci-fi game, the remake combines updated gameplay with all-new HD visuals, updated controls, an overhauled interface, all-new sounds and music, and the original voice of the character SHODAN.

These are the most anticipated games in May 2023. Don’t forget to share with us your list of upcoming games this month..

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