January 2022 Video Game Releases

New year new games, right? January 2022 is here and if you’re looking to play something new then we have a full list of the biggest video game releases arriving this month. After a pretty dead December, the January 2022 video game releases are kicking off the year strong. We enter the month with the likes of God of War on PC, Rainbow Six Extraction, Pokemon Legends: Arceus and the highly anticipated Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection. 

Take a look at all the biggest games coming your way this January 2022.

January 2022 Video Game Releases

Deep Rock Galactic

  • Release Date:  4 January 2022
  • Platforms: PS5, PS4 (PlayStation Plus)
Gather your team and go on explosive quests in a co-op-first, sci-fi FPS, featuring badass space Dwarves, 100% destructible environments, procedurally-generated caves, and endless hordes of alien monsters!

Monster Hunter Rise

  • Release Date:  142January 2022
  • Platforms: PC

Rise to the challenge and join the hunt! In Monster Hunter Rise, the latest installment in the award-winning and top-selling Monster Hunter series, you’ll become a hunter, explore brand new maps and use a variety of weapons to take down fearsome monsters as part of an all-new storyline. The PC release also comes packed with a number of additional visual and performance enhancing optimizations.

God of War

  • Release Date:  14 January 2022
  • Platforms: PC

His vengeance against the Gods of Olympus years behind him, Kratos now lives as a man in the realm of Norse Gods and monsters. It is in this harsh, unforgiving world that he must fight to survive… and teach his son to do the same.

Rainbow Six Extraction

  • Release Date:  20 January 2022
  • Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC

18 Elite Operators, 12 Ever-Evolving Maps, 25 Gadgets, 13 Enemy Archetypes, A Unique Progression System, Brand New Lore, Full Cross-Play, Free Post-Launch Content, and much more to come!

Rugby 22

  • Release Date:  27 January 2022
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PC

With AI improvements, a new difficulty mode, and more, we can’t wait for you to see what Rugby 22 has in store! Rugby 22 is coming to Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC.

Pokemon Legends: Arceus

  • Release Date:  28 January 2022
  • Platforms: Switch

The new adventure and Pokémon in Hisui region is waiting for you!

Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection

  • Release Date:  28 January 2022
  • Platforms: PS5

Play as Nathan Drake and Chloe Frazer in their own standalone adventures as they are forced to confront their pasts and forge their own legacies. The UNCHARTED™: Legacy of Thieves Collection includes the critically acclaimed single-player stories from both UNCHARTED™ 4: A Thief’s End and UNCHARTED™: The Lost Legacy, remastered for the PS5™ console.

Other January 2022 Video Game Releases

  • Super Sami Roll (Xbox Series X/S) – 10 January
  • Weird West  (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – 11 January
  • PUBG: Battlegrounds free to play (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – 12 January
  • The Anacrusis (PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 13 January
  • Mushroom Wars 2 (PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S) – 13 January
  • God of War (PC) – 14 January
  • Expeditions: Rome (PC) – 20 January
  • WARNO (PC) – 20 January
  • Windjammers 2 (PC, Switch) – 20 January
  • Hidden Deep (PC) -24 January
  • Reverie Knights Tactics (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch) 25 January
  • Diplomacy Is Not An Option (PC) – 26 January
  • Kingdom of the Dead (PC) – 26 January
  • Circuit Superstars (PS4) – 27 January

What are you playing in January? Let us know down below.

Marco is the owner and founder of GLITCHED. South Africa’s largest gaming and pop culture website. GLITCHED quickly established itself with tech and gaming enthusiasts with on-point opinions, quick coverage of breaking events and unbiased reviews across its website, social platforms, and YouTube channel.

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