May has a whole arsenal of great video games ready to make their debut. There are cult classic movies like Evil Dead that are getting another video game title, and the classic fighting-style game Sifu: Vengeance Edition is coming out in a special SteelBook edition. This month’s video game launches range in genres from the interactive horror game Vampire: The Masquerade Swansong to the family-friendly Time on Frog Island — which just shows that there’s a game for everyone.
Our editorial staff has chosen each product independently. Some links to products on this page may earn us commissions. Promotions are subject to store restrictions and availability. There always appears to be a fresh and intriguing game in production with so many indie and huge franchise game creators. There are a tonne of amazing games coming out this month for the Sony PS5, PS4, Microsoft Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Nintendo Switch, regardless of your favourite gaming console.
Ahead, score the best games launching this month for every major game console. Embark on a conquest to avenge your family in this fighting-style action game (which also has some murder mystery undertones to it). Releasing on May 3 for the PS4 and PS5, the remastered Sifu: Vengeance Edition includes the SteelBook edition, The Art of Sifu artbook, 3 lithographs and a digital soundtrack.
Play as Ashley and return to the infamous cabin to put a stop to the Necronomicon again. Like most things in the Evil Dead franchise, it won’t be easy to stop The Book of The Dead. Learn how to use new weapons (don’t worry, Ash’s Boomstick is still in the game) as you fight Deadites and enjoy nostalgic callouts to the movies and the series. Evil Dead: The Game debuts on May 13 for the PS4, PS5 and Xbox Series X.