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Upcoming PS5, PS4 games for May and June 2023



Lord of the Rings Gollum

Summer is fast approaching and the games just keep on coming, with tons of great titles in the next few months.

As always, we’ve been busy rounding up some highlights for both PlayStation 5 and PS4, as well as a huge selection of games that will be available over the next few months. Have a browse below and let us know if you decide to treat yourself in the comments.

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Hogwarts Legacy finally arrives on PS4 on May 5th after several delays.

This “immersive, open-world” action RPG will let you experience Hogwarts in the 1800s and other realms of the magical world of Harry Potter. You’ll be traveling to familiar and new locations as you explore and discover magical beasts, customize your character and craft potions, master spell casting, upgrade your talents and more. And you can read all about it in our review.

You can choose from a PS5 copy (available now) or a PS4 copy (launching May 5) below. There are other purchase options available.

An exciting prospect for fans of the LEGO games, LEGO 2K Drive is an all-new open-world LEGO driving adventure where players can “race anywhere, play with anyone, build the rides of your dreams, and covet… Strange racing for people can defeat a cast of opponents. Sky Trophy!”

The game puts you behind the wheel of transforming vehicles that give you the freedom to speed seamlessly across racetracks, off-road terrain and open waters. There’s a story mode, single races and cup series tournaments, and even some mini-games to get stuck into. The game launches on May 19 and pre-orders are open now:

The next Lord of the Rings game will arrive on May 25, when Lord of the Rings: Gollum launches on PS5 and PS4.

Taking place parallel to the events described in The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: Gollum is an action-adventure game billed as “an epic interactive experience”. You play as Gollum himself, embarking on a perilous journey to discover how he has outwitted the most powerful characters in Middle-earth. Fans will discover Gollum’s own story for the first time, with a combination of action and stealth gameplay driving the narrative forward.

Lord of the Rings: Gollum (PS5)
Lord of the Rings: Gollum (PS4)

Powered by Capcom’s proprietary RE ENGINE, Street Fighter 6 is the latest in the epic fighting series, coming to PS5 and PS4 on June 2nd.

Promising “innovative new gameplay features and enhanced visuals for every aspect of the game,” Street Fighter 6 is another must-have for fans of the genre. The game will feature three game modes (Fighting Ground, World Tour and Battle Hub) and several different pre-orders are now open:

Said to offer “a vast new world to explore, filled with the promise of never-ending adventures, deadly monsters and great loot”, Diablo IV arrives on June 6.

In the latest installment of the RPG series, you’ll be exploring the corrupted land of Sanctuary as it falls into a new age of darkness. You can travel alone or with friends as you progress through the game’s campaign, doing quests, liberating towns and battling epic bosses. Cross-play, cross-progression and couch co-op are all supported too, meaning you have multiple ways to play.

Diablo IV (PS5)
Diablo IV - Cross-Gen Bundle (PS4)

Final Fantasy XVI, the 16th main entry in the series, is giving the franchise a darker turn with “a complex story of revenge, power struggles and inevitable tragedy”. The game reimagines the series’ summons as Econs – deadly creatures housed within Dominants, males and females who inherit their immense power at birth.

You’ll be playing as Clive Rossfield, head of Ekon Phoenix, Rosaria’s first shield and guardian of her younger brother Joshua. Expect all kinds of epic action-RPG goodness when it arrives on June 22:

Final Fantasy XVI
Final Fantasy XVI - Deluxe Edition (PS5)

More upcoming PS5 and PS4 games for May and June 2023

But of course, that’s not all. Here’s a delicious selection of upcoming physical games that are patiently waiting for you to pick them up.

PS5 games

PS4 games

PS5 and PS4 essential

If you need to stock up on essentials for your PS5 or PS4, such as a new controller, a PS Plus subscription or an SSD for more storage, be sure to check out our dedicated buying guides:


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