Call of Duty: WWII tops most anticipated list for Holiday season 2017


According to data firm Nielsen, the most anticipated multi-platform games for the holiday season this year (October to December 2017) are Call of Duty: WWII (99%), Assassin’s Creed: Origins (95%), Star Wars: Battlefront II (90%) and WWE 2K18 (80%)

For PC gamers, the most anticipated games are Age of Empires: Definitive Edition (92%), Fallout 4 VR (79%) and LA Noire: The VR Case Files (75%).

As reported in MCV, Nielsen measures anticipation based on awareness, purchase interest and consumer rating, among other metrics with gives a percentage value called Game Rank. 6,000 gamers were surveyed between 21 August and 23 September for the research.