These upcoming titles had gamers swooning at the annual electronics expo in L.A. from June 10 to 12

By Darren Franich
Updated June 20, 2014 at 04:00 AM EDT

1. Far Cry 4
Ubisoft’s nature-destroying shooter keeps getting better, now featuring cool multiplayer options. Also, you can ride an elephant.

2. Batman: Arkham Knight
Rocksteady’s much-praised Arkham series arrives on next-gen consoles. The Dark Knight has to face off against enemies old and new. Now with 100 percent more Batmobile!

3. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
Mega Man and Pac-Man join the lineup of Nintendo’s nostalgia-baiting fighting game. Add in the recently announced Zelda and Star Fox games, and Wii U could finally be having a moment.

4. No Man’s Sky
This year’s indie sensation is a gorgeous space adventure that promises infinite possibilities…made by Hello Games, a company with only 10 employees.