Top 5 New Games | Best New Releases January 2022

Rainbow Six Extraction January release date possibly leaked by Ubisoft

New year, new games to play! As far as new releases go, 2022 is off to a fantastic start.

Below are the best new games you can look forward to playing in January. If you’re not too busy with one of December’s new titles, you should definitely check these out.

God of War (PC)

14th January

God of War (2018) is a PlayStation exclusive no longer! The PC release includes an exciting list of additional features too. We’re talking 4K support, unlocked framerates, and ultra-wide support just to name a few! Get all the details via the store page below.

Buy God of War for PC Now

Monster Hunter Rise (PC)

12th January

Yet another (former) console exclusive is finally available on the PC. Monster Hunter Rise first released on the Switch in March of 2021, and this time, Capcom has added new features to take advantage of (if your rig can handle it).

Buy Monster Hunter Rise for PC Now

Rainbow Six Extraction

20th January

As developer Ubisoft puts it, Rainbow Six Extraction is a tactical co-op shooter “where Rainbow Six operators are dropped into alien territory.” You can take on the challenge alone, or grab some friends for an experience that’s been designed from the ground up for more multiplayer fun. Cross-Play, Cross-Save, and a Cross-Platform Buddy Pass will all be available from launch!

Buy Rainbow Six Extraction Now

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

28th January

Journey through time to the long-gone era of Sinnoh to survey, research, and catch new Pocket Monsters. It’ll be up to you to complete the region’s very first Pokédex! The vast Hisui region awaits– so get out there and catch ‘em all!

Buy Pokémon Legends: Arceus Now

Expeditions: Rome

20th January

The destiny of Rome is in your hands! Navigate political disputes and conquer foreign lands through a complex turn-based combat system. It’s up to you to determine not only your own story, but the very future of the empire. Veni. Vidi. Vici.

Buy Expeditions: Rome Now


Check out The Best New Games in December for more great titles to play!

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