Glossary

Mothergunship

Mothergunship

Release date: 2018

Genres: Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, XBox One

Publishers: Grip Digital

Mothergunship is a bullet hell roguelike first-person shooter video game developed by Grip Digital and Terrible Posture Games. As with Tower of Guns, the previous game from the same developer, it features levels that are randomly created from a pool of possible elements, making each playthrough unique.Compared to Tower of Guns, the game features cooperative gameplay online. It also features a gun crafting mechanism, which is essential to the gameplay. The developers released a demo in May 2018 t…

Mario Tennis Aces

Release date: 2018

Genres: Sports

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Nintendo

Mario Tennis Aces is a tennis game developed by Camelot Software Planning and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. Part of the Mario Tennis series, it was released worldwide on June 22, 2018. The game sold over 2.6 million copies by March 2019, making it one of the best-selling games on the Switch.

Madden NFL 19

Release date: 2018

Genres: Sports

Publishers: EA Sports

Madden NFL 19 is an American football sports video game based on the National Football League (NFL), developed and published by EA Sports. Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown is the cover athlete of the standard edition of the game, while Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Terrell Owens is on the cover of the "Hall of Fame" version, featured in a Dallas Cowboys uniform. An installment in the long-running Madden NFL series, the game was released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and M…

MLB The Show 18

MLB The Show 18

Release date: 2018

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers: Sony Interactive Entertainment

MLB The Show 18 is a baseball video game by SIE San Diego Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment, based on Major League Baseball (MLB). It is the thirteenth entry of the MLB: The Show franchise, and was released worldwide on March 27, 2018, for PlayStation 4. Aaron Judge is featured as the cover star for the U.S. version, while Marcus Stroman is on the cover of the Canadian version. A limited number of people were invited to a closed alpha, which began on December 22, 2017, until…

Mercenaries Saga Chronicles

Mercenaries Saga Chronicles

Release date: 2018

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers: 'Digital'

Mercenaries Saga Chronicles is a tactical role-playing game released for the Nintendo Switch. The game is a collection of three previous Mercenaries Saga games - Mercenaries Saga: Will of the White Lions, Mercenaries Saga 2: Order of the Silver Eagle and Mercenaries Saga 3: Gray Wolves of War.

Makai Wars

Makai Wars

Release date: 2018

Genres: Role-playing, Strategy

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Nippon Ichi Software

Makai Wars is a mobile video game released by Nippon Ichi for iOS and Android in 2018. It was originally planned for the PlayStation 3 video game console and the PlayStation Portable).

Moonlighter

Moonlighter

Release date: 2018

Genres: Adventure, Beat'em-up, Hack'n'slash, Role-playing

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

Publishers: 11 bit studios

Moonlighter is an action RPG indie game developed by Spanish indie studio Digital Sun and released for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on May 29, 2018. A Nintendo Switch version was released on November 5, 2018.

Monster Hunter: World

Monster Hunter: World

Release date: 2018

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers: Capcom

Monster Hunter: World is an action role-playing game developed and published by Capcom, and the fifth mainline installment in the Monster Hunter series, it was released worldwide for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in January 2018, with a Microsoft Windows version following in August 2018. In the game, the player takes the role of a Hunter, tasked to hunt down and either kill or trap monsters that roam in one of several environmental spaces. If successful, the player is rewarded through loot consisti…

Maguss

Release date: 2018

Genres: Multiplayer, Online, Role-playing

Publishers: Mawa

Maguss is a free-to-play location-based mobile MMORPG with a fantasy theme. The game offers players a wizarding experience, allowing them to cast spells by drawing glyphs, collect ingredients, brew various potions, battle magical creatures, and duel other players for glory and treasure.

Maia (video game)

Maia (video game)

Release date: 2018

Genres: Management, Strategy, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers:

Maia is a sci-fi strategy simulation video game developed by Simon Roth. The game has been described as "Dungeon Keeper meets Dwarf Fortress on a primordial alien world". Roth also cites Theme Hospital, The Sims, Black & White and Space Station 13 amongst its influences.

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom

Release date: 2018

Genres: Platform

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

Publishers: FDG Entertainment

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom is a platform game developed by Game Atelier and published by FDG Entertainment. The game is a followup to Sega's Wonder Boy series, and was released for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in December 2018, for Windows in July 2019, for Stadia in April 2020, and for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S is set to release at a later date. In May 2020, Arc System Works announced their publishing handle of the game in Japan which is set to be released on…

Metal Max Xeno

Release date: 2018

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers:

Metal Max Xeno (メタルマックス ゼノ, Metaru Makkusu Zeno) is a role-playing video game developed by Kadokawa Games, Cattle Call and 24Frame, which was released for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on 19 April 2018 by Kadokawa Games. It is the sixth title in the original Metal Max main series, and the second title for Sony's PlayStation console, the first being PlayStation 2's Metal Saga.

Marvel Strike Force

Release date: 2018

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: FoxNext, Scopely

Marvel Strike Force is a turn-based role-playing mobile game by FoxNext (which next acquired by Scopely) for Android and iOS platforms. The game was launched worldwide on March 28, 2018, and is primarily set in the Marvel Universe.

Moss

Moss

Release date: 2018

Genres: Adventure, Puzzle

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Polyarc

Moss is a virtual reality adventure game developed and published by American video game development studio Polyarc. The game is presented from a blend of first-person and third-person perspectives, with a primary focus on solving puzzles. Moss was released for the PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows in February 2018 and June 2018, respectively.

Monster Prom

Monster Prom

Release date: 2018

Genres: Novel

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Those Awesome Guys

Monster Prom is a simulation role-playing visual novel game developed by Beautiful Glitch, a studio based in Barcelona and founded by Julián Quijano, and published by Those Awesome Guys. The game was released for Windows, macOS and Linux on 27 April 2018 and was distributed on Steam. A Nintendo Switch release was launched on 21 May 2020. Monster Prom was written by Julián Quijano, Cory O’Brien and Maggie Herskowitz, illustrated by Arthur Tien, and programmed by Elías Pereiras. Players assume the…

Meiji Tokyo Renka

Release date: 2018

Genres: Reverse harem

Platforms: PSP

Publishers: Broccoli

Meiji Tokyo Renka (Japanese: 明治東亰恋伽, Hepburn: Meiji Tōkyō Renka, lit. "Meiji Tokyo Love Song") is a Japanese visual novel series produced by Mages, with character design and art provided by Karu. The series follows Mei Ayazuki, a high school girl who is sent back in time to the Meiji period and explores her relationships with spirits and Japanese historical figures. Meiji Tokyo Renka was released as a mobile game by Dwango in 2011, with over 300,000 users playing the game. In 2013, it was ported…

Metal Gear Survive

Metal Gear Survive

Release date: 2018

Genres: Action, Adventure, Survival

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Konami

Metal Gear Survive is an action-adventure survival game developed and published by Konami. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in February 2018. It is the first Metal Gear game to be developed following the series' creator Hideo Kojima's departure from Konami in late 2015, and the first since 1990's Snake's Revenge to be made without Kojima's input. The game takes place between the events of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes and Metal Gear Solid V: The Ph…

Minit

Minit

Release date: 2018

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Linux

Publishers: Devolver Digital

Minit is an adventure video game developed by Jan Willem Nijman, co-founder and one-half of Vlambeer; Kitty Calis, who contributed to Horizon Zero Dawn; Jukio Kallio, a freelance composer; and Dominik Johann, art director of Crows Crows Crows. The game is published by Devolver Digital and was released on April 3, 2018 for Windows, macOS, Linux, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. On May 11, 2018, a Nintendo Switch version was announced on the first episode of Indie World, a web series from Nintendo of …

MotoGP 18

MotoGP 18

Release date: 2018

Genres: Racing

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

Publishers: Milestone srl

MotoGP 18 is a video game developed and published by Milestone srl for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows.

Midair

Midair

Release date: 2018

Genres: Shooter, Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Archetype Studios

Midair is a free-to-play first-person shooter by Archetype Studios. The game is influenced by the Tribes franchise, emphasizing freedom of movement with jetpacks and skiing, while also featuring large open maps and vehicles. The game was developed with Unreal Engine 4, and was released on May 3, 2018.