1997 US Release Dates Video Games

A list of release dates for video games for the US region, within the time range 1997 .

Release dates may vary depending on the region, so choose your region: US (North America), EU (European Union), Worldwide for release dates of games released in any region, also outside the US and EU.

The most popular games of the year 1997 are: Fallout, Age of Empires, Grand Theft Auto, Croc: Legend of the Gobbos, Final Fantasy VII, The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall, Tibia, Postal, Theme Hospital and Leisure Suit Larry 7: Love for Sail.

US EU Worldwide
Select Platform
Game Genre

February 1997

March 1997

1st
Imperium Galactica
Strategy

May 1997

June 1997

1st
Constructor
Strategy
6th
Raiden II
Arcade
11th
Ecstatica II
Adventure
25th
Nightmare Creatures
Action
30th
Age of Empires
Strategy

July 1997

31st
WipEout 2097
Racing

August 1997

15th
WAR, Inc.
Strategy
26th
7th Legion
Strategy

September 1997

1st
Flying Corps
Simulation
22nd
Pandemonium 2
Arcade

October 1997

29th
Nuclear Strike
Action
31st
Time Crisis
Action
Madden NFL 98
Sports

November 1997

1st
Test Drive 4
Racing
15th
East Front
Strategy
19th
Lords of Magic
Strategy
30th
Jet Moto
Racing
G-Police
Action

December 1997

3rd
Heavy Gear (1997)
Action
12th
Balls of Steel
Arcade