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(Clockwise from left): Scenes from "Lego 2K Drive", "The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom", "The Lord of the Rings: Gollum", and "Hogwarts Legacy". -

Games In May: Zelda Sequel And See LOTR Through Gollum’s POV

There have been rumours going around of a possible brand-new Sony PlayStation portable in the future! Just imagine playing AAA games on a better hardware, on-the-go. On our bucket list of games: a new Monster Hunter Portable, please!

As we eagerly wait for more concrete details about this new console, let's not forget about the amazing new games coming out next month. Here are our most anticipated releases:

PC, Xbox Series X/S

Release date: 2 May

We're starting off the month with a thrilling first-person shooter set in the island town of Redfall, where you'll face a horde of invading vampires. Play as one of four unique characters, each with their own special abilities, and fight for survival.

Hogwarts Legacy
PC, PlayStation 4|5, Xbox One, S|X, coming to Nintendo Switch in June

Release date: 5 May

Fans of the Harry Potter franchise on older PS4 and Xbox One consoles can finally wear the Sorting Hat and experience the best video game version of Hogwarts. You play as an original character in the wizarding world of Harry Potter in the 1800s, which is set 100 years before the first book, The Philosopher’s Stone. For Nintendo Switch players, you’ll have to wait another month for your turn.

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
Nintendo Switch

Release date: 12 May

This month's most highly anticipated release is the long-awaited sequel to one of Nintendo's best games on the Switch. In the new adventure, you'll play as Link, starting your journey on one of the mysterious floating islands above Hyrule. You'll need to learn new abilities before embarking on your quest on the surface world.

Lego 2K Drive
PC, PlayStation 4|5, Xbox One, S|X, Nintendo Switch

Release date: 19 May

In this massive open-world Lego driving adventure, you build and customise your own transforming cars and race across tracks of varying terrain, from off-road to open water. As with Mario Kart, you’re gonna need to master drifting, boosting, and using power-ups to win the championship.

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum
PC, PlayStation 4|5, Xbox One, S|X

Release date: 25 May

Yesssss, my preciooousss… now you too can play as the creepy Gollum, stealthily making your way through iconic locales straight out of Tolkien's fantasy world. Use Gollum’s sneaking and climbing skills to navigate dangerous areas in this game set prior to the events of the Lord of the Rings.

Tennis Manager 2023

Release date: 25 May

Are you a tennis fan who loves strategy games? Tennis Manager allows you to build and manage your own tennis team. Create a tennis academy and scout for talented players from around the world, then train them to compete in tournaments. The game is chock full of detailed stats and gameplay options. If you enjoy titles like Football Manager and F1 Manager, you won't want to miss this one.

System Shock
PC, PlayStation 4|5, Xbox One, S|X

Release date: 30 May

This upcoming action-adventure game is a remake of the original 1994 video game, with input from the original devs, and has been worked on by veterans from Fallout: New Vegas, Mass Effect, and BioShock. In System Shock, you’ll take on the role of a resourceful hacker as you explore and survive the terrors of Citadel Station brought on by a rogue AI named SHODAN.

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