Talking Point: What Xbox Game Are You Most Excited For In 2022?

Xbox undoubtedly had a fantastic year in 2021 — Xbox Game Pass enjoyed its best 12 months in existence, the likes of Halo Infinite and Forza Horizon 5 lived up to expectations, and the Series X and S continued to receive great reports from fans and critics alike. But what about 2022? Well, it seems to be shaping up pretty well so far.

We recently highlighted 30 games to look forward to on Xbox Series X and Series S in 2022 here at Pure Xbox, and admittedly we could have added many, many more. The highlights are plentiful — Starfield, Redfall, Elden Ring, Hogwarts Legacy, LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, Stalker 2... the list goes on and on.

Beyond those, there are also plenty of intriguing, less talked about indies in the pipeline for 2022, such as the stunning Planet of Lana and samurai game Trek to Yomi, so expect a few pleasant surprises as well!

So then, based on everything you've seen so far, what Xbox game are you most excited for this year? Do you think it'll actually release this year, or will it get delayed to 2023? Have you got any hidden potential gems to share with us that you think will get on the Pure Xbox Game of the Year list at the end of 2022? Tell us in the comments.