Well, if ye have the desire to be a buccaneer, Risen 3: Titan Lords packs as much fantasy-pirate action into it as you'll find this side of the Caribbean, but not even voodoo magic is enough to save this seafaring tale from swabbing the poop deck.
Not content to sit back and do the same thing again, Defense Grid developers Hidden Path Entertainment have cooked up a few new twists on this well-worn genre.
In the same way that Final Fantasy VIII brought us Triple Triad and Blizzard brought us Hearthstone, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will introduce us to Gwent, a two-player fantasy card battle game.
It looks like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Warner Bros. Interactive's new open world action game set in J.R.R Tolkien's Hobbit-inhabited world, will have continued support after its release in the form of DLC.
There have been epic role-playing games, gentle social games, and even first-person shooters. Developer Red 5 Studios decided to throw its hat into the MMO ring with Firefall, an MMOFPSRPG with a long acronym and an even longer list of problems.
The sequel to Persona 4 Arena, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, has been looking pretty phenomenal in all the footage we've seen so far. Now we get to check it out in English!
With the release of Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric, we're going to see the most controversial take on the blue blur yet.
Bring some friends and bring on the violence! Sacred 3 drops the hammer with multiplayer hack and slash action that’ll have you brawling alongside your buds for hours to come… so long as action is your one (and only) reward.
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare turned out to be a heck of a good time, and the team behind it is about to expand the game world even further with the Suburbination Update.
Indie darlings Journey and The Unfinished Swan, triumphant from a lengthy tour on the PlayStation 3, will be making the jump to the next generation with ports to the PlayStation 4.