Yooka-Laylee showing the main characters being chased by enemies in a colourful scene.

The Best Video Games Coming In April 2017

These are the games being released in April 2017. As you would expect, the Nintendo Switch has an influx of games inbound.

This is the complete list of the best games coming in April 2017:

  • April 3 – Domina (PC)
  • April 4 – Persona 5 (PS4, PS3)
  • April 4 – Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 (PC , PS4, Xbox One)
  • April 5 – Ira (PC, Mac)
  • April 7 – Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • April 10 – Don’t Think Twice (VR: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive)
  • April 11 – Yooka-Laylee (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac)
  • April 11 – Stardew Valley: Collector’s Edition (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • April 13 – Calm Waters (PC, Mac)
  • April 18 – The Silver Case (PS4)
  • April 21 – Micro Machines: World Series (PS4, Xbox One)
  • April 25 – Puyo Puyo Tetris (PS4, Switch)
  • April 25 – Dragon Quest Heroes II (PS4)
  • April 25 – Syberia 3 (PS4, Xbox One, Switch)
  • April 28 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch)
  • April 28 – Little Nightmares (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • April 28 – Portal Knights (Switch)
  • April 28 – Super Red-Hot Hero (PC)

Despite the Switch games coming in April, the game I am holding my breath for is Yooka-Laylee.  Yooka-Laylee conjures up memories of classic Rare titles of the past – leaving us wondering why it isn’t launching on the Switch.

What games are you most looking forward to in April?

Written by John

I'm a 36-year-old gamer, clinging onto the gamepad despite real life responsibilities trying to pull me kicking and screaming away. You can follow me on Twitter: @johnlevelsup.

Current setup: Gaming PC with a 1080 Ti, Xbox Series X, Steam Deck, and retro consoles, on a Gigabyte M32Q monitor, sitting on a Flexispot E7 standing desk.