Glossary

Fallen Legion

Fallen Legion

Release date: 2017 (12/31/2017)

Genres: Adventure, Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers: YummyYummyTummy

Fallen Legion is a role-playing video game series developed by Indonesian studio Mintsphere and YummyYummyTummy. The games are a series of action-based sidescrolling RPGs in the style of traditional JRPGs. A sequel, titled Fallen Legion: Revenants, is scheduled for a February 2021 release for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

Flip Wars

Flip Wars

Release date: 2017 (05/18/2017)

Genres: Action, Party

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Nintendo of Europe, Nintendo of America, Over Fence

Flip Wars is an action, tile-matching party video game developed by Over Fence Co. Ltd. and published internationally by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It was released as a digital-only Nintendo eShop title in Japan in May 2017, in Europe and Australia in July 2017, and in North America in August 2017. The game supports up to four players competitively in both local and online play sessions.

Forts

Forts

Release date: 2017

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: EarthWork Games

Forts is a 2D real-time strategy video game developed and published by Australian studio EarthWork Games. It was released on April 19, 2017. Forts started development in March, 2003, as a game originally based on early bridge building games. Forts had sold 120,000 copies as of October 6, 2017. In Forts, the player builds a base, defends it, and acquires weapons through tech trees in an attempt to destroy the opponent's reactor. The game has been reviewed by CG Magazine and Kotaku, the former of …

Football Manager 2018

Football Manager 2018

Release date: 2017

Genres: Sports, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Linux

Publishers: Sega

Football Manager 2018 is a 2017 football management simulation video game developed by Sports Interactive and published by Sega which was released worldwide on 10 November 2017 for Microsoft Windows, macOS and Linux. The Nintendo Switch version was released later, on 13 April 2018. For the first time in the series, all three versions of the game, FM 18 for PC, Mac and Linux, FM Touch 2018 for PC, Mac, Linux, iOS and Android, and Football Manager Mobile 2018 for iOS and Android were all release…

Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China

Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China

Release date: 2017

Genres: Action, Adventure, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ace Maddox

Flying Tigers: Shadows Over China is a combat flight simulation game developed and published by Ace Maddox. It was released for Microsoft Windows in May 2017 and for Xbox One in January 2018. The game is based on the Flying Tigers, a volunteer squadron that defended China against Japan in World War II. The game is presented through both first and third-person perspectives. The single-player campaign features several missions for players to complete. The multiplayer component allows up to 16 peop…

Fire Emblem Heroes

Fire Emblem Heroes

Release date: 2017

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Nintendo

Fire Emblem Heroes is a free-to-play tactical role-playing game developed by Intelligent Systems and published by Nintendo for Android and iOS. The game is a mobile spin-off of the Fire Emblem series featuring its characters, and was released on February 2, 2017. The game received a number of awards and nominations in "Best Mobile Game" categories.

Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow

Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow

Release date: 2017

Genres: Adventure, Management

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Jam City

Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow is a freemium mobile game for iOS and Android, based on the American animated series Futurama. It was released on June 29, 2017 and features stories written by writers from the TV series with the show's original cast voicing their respective characters.

Fractured Minds

Release date: 2017

Genres: Puzzle, Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers: Wired Productions

Fractured Minds is a puzzle role-playing video game developed by British game designer Emily Mitchell and published by Wired Productions for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, iOS, and Nintendo Switch. It was released worldwide in November 14, 2017. Mitchell won a 2017 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award for Game Making for Fractured Minds.The Academy described Fractured Minds as an "immersive puzzle game" which gives players "genuine insight into the experiences …

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

Release date: 2017

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

Publishers: Nintendo

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia is a tactical role-playing game developed by Intelligent Systems and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 3DS handheld video game console in 2017. It is a remake of the 1992 Famicom title Fire Emblem Gaiden, second entry in the Fire Emblem series. It follows dual protagonists Alm and Celica as they aim to bring an end to the war through opposite methods, with Alm fighting to resolve the war through battle, while Celica attempts to find a peaceful end thr…

For Honor

For Honor

Release date: 2017

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox One

Publishers: Ubisoft

For Honor is a 2017 action video game developed and published by Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The game allows players to play the roles of historical forms of soldiers and warriors, including knights, samurai, vikings and since October 2018 the Chinese Wu Lin, within a medieval setting, controlled using a third-person perspective. The game was developed primarily by Ubisoft Montreal and released worldwide in 2017.

Fire Pro Wrestling World

Fire Pro Wrestling World

Release date: 2017

Genres: Action, Combat, Sports

Publishers: Spike Chunsoft

Fire Pro Wrestling World is a professional wrestling video game published by Spike Chunsoft. The game was released on Steam Early Access on July 11, 2017, with a full release for PC on December 18, 2017 and released for PlayStation 4 on August 28, 2018 in the United States. The game is part of the Fire Pro Wrestling series.

Fortnite: Save the World

Fortnite: Save the World

Release date: 2017

Genres: Survival

Publishers:

Fortnite: Save the World is a cooperative hybrid-third-person shooter tower defense survival video game developed and published by Epic Games. The game was released as a paid-for early access title for Microsoft Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on July 25, 2017, with plans for a full free-to-play release announced in late 2018. Epic eventually opted to move the game to pay-to-play in June 2020. The retail versions of the game were published by Gearbox Software, while online distributio…

Freeways

Freeways

Release date: 2017

Genres: Simulation

Publishers: Captain Games

Freeways is a simulation video game developed and published by Canadian studio Captain Games. It was released for mobile in September 2017 and for Steam on 1 October 2017.

Friday the 13th: The Game

Friday the 13th: The Game

Release date: 2017

Genres: Horror, Survival

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Gun Media

Friday the 13th: The Game is a survival horror video game formerly developed by IllFonic, and published by Gun Media. It is based on the film franchise of the same name. It was released on May 26, 2017 as a digital release and later released on October 13, 2017 as a physical release for PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. A Nintendo Switch version was released on August 13, 2019.The game is an asymmetrical multiplayer game, pitting up to seven players controlling Camp Crystal Lake counselors against on…

Four Last Things

Four Last Things

Release date: 2017

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Four Last Things is a point-and-click adventure video game (see List of graphic adventure games). Made by Joe Richardson, it came out on 23 February 2017 for Windows, Android, and iOS. PCGamer said that the game was a “Monty Python-esque, painterly point and click.”Four Last Things has animated paintings that have been stitched together into a game world.It has a sequel, The Procession to Calvary.

FIFA 18

FIFA 18

Release date: 2017

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, XBox One

Publishers: EA Sports

FIFA 18 is a football simulation video game in the FIFA series, developed and published by Electronic Arts and was released worldwide on 29 September 2017 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. It is the 25th instalment in the FIFA series. Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, at the time contracted to Real Madrid appears as the cover athlete of the regular edition, as well as the alternate covers of the Icon and 2018 FIFA World Cup editio…

FlatOut 4: Total Insanity

FlatOut 4: Total Insanity

Release date: 2017

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers:

FlatOut 4: Total Insanity is a racing video game developed by Kylotonn. It is the fourth game in the FlatOut series.

Fast RMX

Fast RMX

Release date: 2017

Genres: Racing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Shin'en Multimedia

Fast RMX (stylized as FAST rmx) is a racing video game developed and published by Shin'en Multimedia exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. The game serves as an expanded version of Fast Racing Neo for the Wii U, and was released on March 3, 2017 on the Nintendo eShop as a launch title for the Nintendo Switch. The game includes all the tracks from Fast Racing Neo and its downloadable content, and adds 6 new courses for a total of 30 courses. An additional free update was released on September 13, …

F1 2017

F1 2017

Release date: 2017

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, XBox One

Publishers: Codemasters, Deep Silver, Ubisoft

F1 2017 is a racing video game based on the 2017 Formula One season. It was released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows on 25 August 2017. The game includes all of the twenty circuits, twenty drivers and ten teams competing in the season. The macOS version, developed by Feral Interactive, was released simultaneously with the other versions, a first in the series' history. The Linux version, also by Feral Interactive, was released on 2 November 2017. The game featured the initial driver lin…

Forza Motorsport 7

Forza Motorsport 7

Release date: 2017

Genres: Racing

Publishers: Microsoft Studios

Forza Motorsport 7 is a 2017 racing video game developed by Turn 10 Studios and published by Microsoft Studios, serving as the tenth installment in the Forza series. It was released on Windows 10 and the Xbox One family of consoles on October 3, 2017, with early access to those players pre-ordered the game's Ultimate and Deluxe editions.