7 upcoming open world games that will re-define this generation

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Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is one of the most anticipated open world games which is set to release in March next year. The upcoming tactical third person shooter game has been developed and published by Ubisoft Paris and Ubisoft respectively.

Although Ghost Recon Wildlands is the tenth installment of the Ghost Recon series, it will be the first one to be have an open world environment.

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The game is set in Bolivia and will have a storyline which is similar to the original Ghost Recon game. Unlike the last two editions of Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon games which had futuristic setting, Ghost Recon Wildlands will have a modern day setting. T

he game will feature the modern day weapons which are used by the militaries around world along with some original ones. Ghost Recon Wildlands will also have a dynamic weather system and will feature nine different terrains like forests, mountains, deserts etc.

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is scheduled to released on March 7, 2017 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.

Mafia 3

The second game to feature in this list is Mafia 3. The third person action adventure game is developed by Hangar 13 and published by 2K Games. Mafia 3 is the third installment of the Mafia series and is set way back in 1968 in the city of New Bordeaux, which is actually a re-imagined version of New Orleans.

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The main protagonist of Mafia 3 is Lincoln Clay, who is a biracial orphan and had served in the Vietnam War. Mafia 3 will allow the player to explore its massive open world feature where they can use various approaches such as stealth to complete their objectives.

Mafia 3 is set to release on October 7, 2016 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.

Horizon Zero Dawn

Another largely anticipated open world game is Horizon Zero Dawn. Horizon Zero Dawn is an open world action RPG which can be played from a third player perspective. The game has been developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment.

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Horizon Zero Dawn went into development for the first time back in 2011. However, Guerrilla Games took a lot of time in finalizing the story of the game. More than 20 stories were written for the game with different characters before John Gonzalez, the lead writer of Fallout: New Vegas was hired.

In the game, the players will need to play as Aloy, who is a hunter and an archer passing through an post apocalyptic land which is ruled by the Machines. The Machines are actually the robotic creatures which composed of an unique metal. The protagonist, Aloy also has the capability to use different creatures as vehicles or companions in the game.

Horizon Zero Dawn will release exclusively for PlayStation 4 on 28 February, March 1 and March 3, 2017 in Northern America, European Union and United Kingdom respectively.