Oxygen Not Included
Available on Early Access, Oxygen Not Included is a space-colony simulation from the creators of Don The Starve and the Mark of the Ninja.
Need to research the technology to combat hostile aliens, develop infrastructure, keep the colonists happy and sane, and — if is implied by the title — continue to provide the resources necessary for survival. With some careful planning (and a little luck), you can just help your colony thrive in this hostile environment.
Available on Early Access
For the first time in the Tropico series you'll be in full charge of multiple islands, offering all new challenges as you attempt to lead a life of luxury while keeping your citizens happy with … less.
Tropico 6 keeps the series fresh by adding completely new infrastructure and transportation options, a revised research system that focuses on politics ( steal what you can't create, and the timely return of election speeches. "Address the people and make promises that you can't possibly keep." It's pretty easy to get away with it, we've learned.
Frostpunk is a city-building survival game set in a late 1880s where rampant snowstorms and frost led to the death of millions. You are amongst a group of survivors — workers and engineers — who managed to locate a heat generator and are using to build a new city.
You need to harvest coal, wood, steel and food in this harsh environment in order to survive, but also keep your workers motivated and productive. The MacOS version of Frostpunk was about to be released when a critical bug was found. Hopefully, developer 11 bit studios are close to finding and fixing and releasing Frostpunk on Mac.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
It would seem that in the countless Tomb Raider games we've played, we ' ve still to witness the moment when Lara Croft becomes "the tomb raider." Well, that's what you'll get when Shadow of the Tomb Raider is released for Mac by Feral Interactive.
The latest entry in the series reboot finds the Lara saving the world from a Mayan apocalypse, and she'll need to survive a massive, deadly jungle to do it. Of course, there will be tombs, as well, along with deep, underwater tunnels and even underground city.
Life is Strange 2
A tragic accident forces two brothers on the run. They are fully understandable, Sean and Daniel Diaz attempt to flee from Seattle to their father's hometown in Mexico.
Although the characters from the much-heralded original Life is Strange are gone, the overall tone and gameplay mechanics remain in this sequel. As Sean, you will be forced to make difficult decisions that not only affect your quest, but also the lives of those around you
Total War: Three Kingdoms
The Total War franchise continues its quest across time and the globe, this time stopping in ancient China. Fans can expect the same tried-and-true mixture of turn-based strategy and real-time battles if they set out to become emperor.
Become one of 12 legendary warlords and builds up your armies, technology, and economy through research, politics, and conquest. Do you have what it takes to create the next dynasty? [Releasedate: Sometime 2019.
In the Valley of Gods
There was a point not too long ago where it It seemed every adventure game was set in either Egypt or Atlantis. If you miss those days, In the Valley of Gods returns us to a 1920s Egypt in the form of a first-person adventure.
Playing as Rashida, you will explore an ancient valley in hopes of discovering an archaeological find that will restore your name. But does fame and fortune await you, or death? Fans of Firewatch will definitely want to keep an eye on this latest game from developer Campo Santo
The apocalypse has come and gone, and now it's up to you and a squad of survivors to carve out a life in what remains of North America. Or, more accurately, in what remains of a procedurally generated North America.
This strategy game from Finish features randomly generated levels filled with difficult choices for you to make. Will you be able to make the right decisions on how to acquire and utilize fuel supplies, weapons, and more than you embark on your post-apocalyptic road trip? Mac Release date: Sometime 2019.
System Shock is getting a series of reboot from Nightdive Studios and they promise to maintain everything modern feel to attract a newer audience.
This remastered version has the blessing of Warren Spector and Paul Neurath, both of which were involved with the game's original release back in 1994. The question is whether you are ready to experience the horrors of awakening from a coma in a research
Already released for Mac in beta form, Wargroove is lovingly aimed directly at fans of the early Fire Emblem and Advance Wars games.
With support for up to four players, Wargroove pits against other factions in retro, turn-based combat. In addition to the campaign mode, Wargroove includes an in-game editor that allows players to create their own maps, cut-scenes and campaigns to share online.
Available in Beta
If you're among those waiting for a sequel to Wasteland 2, you can rest assured it's on its way. From inXile Entertainment, Wasteland 3 will continue the RPG across the frozen ruins or post-apocalyptic Colorado.
The squad-based RPG will feature turn-based combat, but with a revamped action system that aims to smooth out the gameplay. The developers also promise to return to their "trademark complex story reactivity and strategic combat." It will also feature story-driven synchronous or asynchronous multiplayer, so a friend will be able to join you for the adventure.
Coming- There are also more common across the gaming landscape, but it's not often that landscape is set on an alien planet. Such is the case with Sable, which you join the titular character as she journeys across a desert planet on her hover bike to learn the story behind its ruins and monuments.
She'll meet various nomadic tribes along the way and assist with their quests in exchange for more information about the answers she seeks.
] Outer Wilds
Outer Wilds, the first ever game found on Fig.co, is a unique-looking open-world exploration game about a solar system trapped in an endless time loop. The game features fully simulated planets you'll need to explore in your search for answers.
Problem is, you have only 20 minutes before your planet is destroyed. Similar to the cult-classic Zelda Majora's Mask, you need to use what you learn from every playthrough to eventually save the universe. Outer Wilds has been delayed beyond its planned 2018 release, but it will be worth the wait for adventure gamers.
Age of Wonders: Planetfall
This next entry in Triumph Studios' Age of Wonders series takes its signature empire building and turn-based combat into outer space for the first time.
The premise holds true to previous entries, however, if you find yourself in a fallen galactic empire from which you must emerge to build a better future for your people. Whether you prefer the deep single-player campaign or the online, hotseat or asynchronous multiplayer options, you'll have to decide whether to ride conquest, diplomacy, or doomsday technologies to victory.
Warcraft 3: Reforged
Warcraft 3: Reforged released later this year . A re-imagining of 2002's real-time strategy Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos, Reforged will feature new visuals, a social component for multiplayer matchmaking, and plenty more.
Orcs, humans, night elves and the undead will battle through fixed campaigns with over four hours of reshot cut scenes. Warcraft 3: Reforged offers over 60 single-player missions in which combatants and strategists can experience the fall of Lordaeron, the rise of the Lich King, and more.
Mac Release date: Sometime 2019
Team Sonic Racing
We may Apple Apple's newly announced Apple Arcade, but we know that Sonic Sonic Racing will be among the games available.
This arcade racer lets you choose from 15 Sonic characters as you speed through intense, multiplayer tracks. Customize and upgrade your cars, pick up and use 14 offensive and defensive power-ups, and try to beat up to 11 other racers. Various multiplayer racing options will be available — including online and local co-op for team racing — as well as an adventure mode for the characters and their abilities.
This tactical first-person shooter is the latest shooter from New World Interactive. The game has been dropped, we still can't wait to try the game's multiplayer mode.
Complete with competitive matchmaking, a ranking system, and more, developer New World Interactive is putting all its eggs on online multiplayer.
Fortnite: Save the World
Believe it or not, Fortnite Battle Royal is just one mode in the Fornite package , the other being Save the World. Unlike the PvP action of Fortnite: Battle Royal, Save the World is the co-op, sandbox survival mode or Fortnite.
Image as a cross between Minecraft and Left 4 Dead, Save the World players players with working together to explore the environment, scavenge materials, craft weapons, and build forts to help fight off waves of monsters. Fortnite is available now via paid early access, with the official release for all platforms scheduled for this year.
And like the XCOM reboot, Phoenix Point will offer tons of customization through soldier development and weapon research / modification.
Battles will take place in procedural, destructive environments spread across a large number of various missions. Backer builds (alpha) available now, allowing you to get some practice before the official Mac release later this year.
This rather unique sci-fi RPG is coming to us from Klei Entertainment, and as is implied by the title, Griftlands will have you negotiating money, loyalty and your own morality as you seek to make your fortune within the game's flowing economy.
A full cast of characters are available for you to control and set up as companions. These characters will also engage in turn-based combat where the goal is to subdue, not kill, them. Kind of a refreshing approach these days, really. Killing people can lead to mechanical repercussions down the road, and NPCs remember what you did in the past. ”Mac Release date: Sometime 2019.