THQ Nordic's Gamescom 2017 Line-Up, Two Unannounced Games

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Another major event in the games industry is almost here with Gamescom 2017 and THQ Nordic has just confirmed their line-up, and teased two unannounced titles.

Outside of E3 that's held annually at the Los Angeles Convention Center, California, the another big event that has established itself over the years has become Gamescom which is held in Cologne, Germany.

"The first new announcement is a brand new original IP. This open world RPG is set in a unique universe and will be a post-apocalyptic kung-fu fable. The second new announcement is a new instalment of a well-known, mysterious and horrific IP," wrote THQ Nordic in their announcement.

THQ Nordic's Confirmed Gamescom 2017 Line-up:


This is an open-world fantasy RPG from Gothic creator Piranha Bytes and visitors to the event will get to play a "near-to-final version" of ELEX.

ELEX is a handcrafted action role-playing experience from the award-winning creators of the Gothic series, set in a b...
Release Dates
17 Oct 2017-PC
17 Oct 2017-Xbox One
17 Oct 2017-PS4

• Battle Chasers: Nightwar

This fantasy game follows a JRPG format featuring turn-based combat, a rich story driven by exploration and deep dungeon diving. Playable on Switch.

Battle Chasers: Nightwar
Battle Chasers: Nightwar is an RPG inspired by the classic console greats, featuring deep dungeon diving, turn-based ...
Release Dates
3 Oct 2017-Xbox One
15 May 2018-Switch
3 Oct 2017-PS4

• SpellForce 3

The next instalment in the real-time strategy with a deep single-player campaign, which will be their focus at Gamescom.

SpellForce 3
SpellForce 3 - The perfect blend between RTS and RPG! SpellForce 3 goes back to the roots of the SpellForce saga and ...
Release Dates
7 Dec 2017-PC

• Aquanox: Deep Descent

A first-person underwater shooter and its campaign will be on show at the event for the first time.

Aquanox Deep Descent
We left the surface of the Earth in ruins, abandoned it and populated the oceans. The sea is now our new home. We cal...
Release Dates
This Year-PC
TBA-Xbox One

• The Guild 3

THQ Nordic tease a surprise announcement regarding The Guild 3, alongside improved and advanced gameplay.

The Guild 3
The Guild 3 takes place in Middle Europe in the year of 1400. Players create a family dynasty which can last for cent...
Release Dates
26 Sep 2017-PC (Early Access)

• Wreckfest

The latest version of the Early Access and over-the-top racer and destruction derby love-note Wreckfest will be on-hand. 

Wreckfest is a new demolition derby themed racing game with soft-body damage modeling, sophisticated driving dynamics...
Release Dates
15 Jan 2014-PC (Early Access)
14 Jun 2018-PC
27 Aug 2019-PS4

THQ Nordic will be holding their line-up in Gamescom's Entertainment Area, Hall 8, Booth A011 from August 22nd, 2017.

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