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January Release Preview

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3
Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3

The release schedule for January 2017 is looking good so far; AltChar is here to help you cut through the noise

2017 is here, and there is no better way to kick it off than a look at what January has to offer. Q1 has usually been a bit of a dry-spill in terms of game releases in the past. Lots of publishers have promised to change that this year, and so far the results are a mixed lot. Let's have a look at some of the highlights:

Celestial BreachCelestial Breach

Celestial Breach (January 3rd)

Looks a lot like some old Ace Combat game but with more mulitplayer co-op focus. (Early Access)

Night in the WoodsNight in the Woods

Night in the Woods (January 10th)

Platformer adventure with focus on exploration, story and characters.

Rise and ShineRise and Shine

Rise and Shine (January 13th)

2D puzzle-platformer with highly detailed background artwork and a cartoonish aesthetic.

Siegecraft CommanderSiegecraft Commander

Siegecraft Commander (January 17th)

Offensive fort and tower construction RTS warfare with some humor in the mix.

Cover image for Sony's game Gravity Rush 2Gravity Rush 2

Gravity Rush 2 (January 18th)

Long awaited sequel to a PS Vita legend.

Warhammer 40.000: Sanctus ReachWarhammer 40.000: Sanctus Reach

Warhammer 40.000: Sanctus Reach (January 19th)

Space Wolf themed turn based strategy. Ork smashing time.

Urban EmpireUrban Empire

Urban Empire (January 20th)

City management with some added political and historical intricacies.

Resident Evil 7: BiohazardResident Evil 7: Biohazard

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard (January 24th)

New Resident Evil, this time with VR in the mix. 'nuff said.

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3

Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 (January 27th)

Open-world sniping on the Georgian side of the Russian-Georgian border.

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare SabotageCall of Duty: Infinite Warfare Sabotage

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Sabotage DLC, PS4 (January 31st)

New maps and zombie/horror stuff for Call of Duty. Delayed PS4 exclusive.

Conan Exiles - Early 2017Conan Exiles - Early 2017

Conan: Exiles (January 31st)

Conan goes open-world survival with slavery and brutality aplenty. (Early Access)