Gulp. Here it is, hands-down the biggest month of the year for game releases. In fact, they don't get much bigger than this full stop. Perhaps the most anticipated game on the planet arrives at the end of the month in the shape of Red Dead Redemption 2, Rockstar's first game in over five years.
Before then though there's a whole host of treats in store. Forza Horizon 4 has already been earning rave reviews, Assassin's Creed Odyssey is showing fantastic promise, and Call of Duty barges into the Battle Royale space with Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's Blackout game mode. These games are just the tip of the iceberg though, with October 2018 becoming an absolutely wallet-shredding month in gaming, regardless of your chosen platform.
Forza Horizon 4 - October 2nd / PC, Xbox One
Mega Man 11 - October 2nd / PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey - October 5th / PC, PS4, Xbox One
Super Mario Party - October 5th / Switch
WWE 2K19 - October 9th / PC, PS4, Xbox One
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - October 12th / PC, PS4, Xbox One
The World Ends With You: Final Remix - October 12th / Switch
Lego DC Super Villains - September 27th / PC, PS4, Xbox One
Lego DC Super Villains System Requirements
Starlink: Battle for Atlas - October 16th / PS4, Xbox One, Switch
Warriors Orochi 4 - October 16th / PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch
SoulCalibur VI - October 19th / PC, PS4, Xbox One
Red Dead Redemption 2 - October 26th / PS4, Xbox One
Call of Cthulhu - October 30th / PC, PS4, Xbox One
If you are planning to pick up any of these games you can get voting below. You can also vote for multiple games if you’re planning multiple purchases (no cheating!). Let us what takes your fancy this month in the comments section below!