2020 was marked as an important year in the field of next-generation gaming consoles. We saw the release of Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S and heard the launching date of PS5. With so many gaming consoles launching, also came abundant games this year and we can not be more than happy!
Now that 2020 is almost over, the release date of the upcoming games is already. Many games are expected to be launched in 2021. All these games can be played on almost every next-generation console. We are also very excited because we are expecting these games to land on the Nintendo Switch and PC as well.
This list of best upcoming games of 2021 includes games that will release in December 2020 and in the coming year 2021. 2021 is going to be a huge year, with so many upcoming Xbox Series X/S games and upcoming PS5 games.
Immortal Fenyx Rising
- Platform (s): Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch, PC, Amazon Luna, Windows, Stadia, PS5, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S
- Release Date: December 3, 2020
Immortal Fenyx Rising is an upcoming action-adventure video game that is developed by Ubisoft Quebec. Immortals is a game that is played from a third-person perspective. The players can customize their voice, gender, and appearances. The game is inspired by the Greek Gods who can quickly climb through cliffs and even fly with the help of the wings of Daedalus. With the power of God, you have to defeat the mythical enemies.
- Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Play Station 4, Play Station 5, Stadia, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S
- Release Date: December 10, 2020
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Cyberpunk 2077 is an upcoming action role-playing video game developed by CD Projekt. This game is played from a first-person perspective as the character V. The game is set in the night city which is an American megacity in the Free State of North California. You can customize the protagonist according to your preferences and choices.
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Ratchet and Clank: A Rift Apart
- Platform: Play Station 5
- Release Date: During the Play Station 5 launch window
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is an upcoming shooter platform game which is developed by Insomniac Games. This game is a third-person perspective game. The story explores the story of Clank and Ratchet who are traveling through the world to fight the villainous emperor. This game will come with new worlds and new gadgets.
- Platforms: Windows, Play Station 4, Play Station 5, Xbox Series X, Xbox S, Stadia, and Nintendo Switch
- Release Date: January 20, 2021
Hitman 3 is an upcoming stealth game that is developed by IO Interactive. This game is the eighth main installment in the Hitman Series. This is also the final installment of the World of Assassination trilogy. The previous installments of the game were Hitman (2016) and Hitman 2 (2018). Hitman 3 is a third-person perspective. The player will be controlling the assassin Agent 47. This game will also feature the Play Station VR compatibility with support for Play Station 4 and Play Station 5.
Prince of Persia: The Sand of Time Remake
- Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC
- Release Date: January 21, 2020
Prince of Persia: The Sand of Time Remake is developed by Ubisoft. This game is the first remake by the company.
Little Nightmares 2
- Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch
- Release: February 11, 2021
Little Nightmares 2 is an upcoming puzzle-platformer horror adventure game that is developed by Tarsier Studios. This game is announced as a sequel to Little Nightmares. The protagonist of Little Nightmares 2 will be the same as the Little Nightmare. You will play as the character Mono. The game is set to be released in 2021 but the demo of the game was held on October 30, 2020.
- Platforms: PC, Nintendo Switch
- Release Date: To be confirmed, 2021
Boyfriend Dungeon is an upcoming dungeon crawler-dating sim indie game that is developed by Kitfox Games. The gender of the protagonist can be customized according to your preference. The setting of the game is Verona Beach. In the game, you can date your weapon to increase its power.
Apart from these amazing games, there are many other games that will come out in the year 2021. Although their release dates are yet to be confirmed, we still have the names
- Far Cry 6
- Halo Infinite
- 12 Minutes
- Psychonauts 2
- Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2
- Lord of the Rings: Gollum
- Ghostwire: Tokyo
- Resident Evil 8: Village
- Horizon Forbidden West
- Sports Story
- Skull and Bones
- Hollow Knight: Silksong
- Dying Light 2
- Bayonetta 3
- Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II
- Elden Ring
- Metroid Prime 4
- Diablo 4
- Beyond Good & Evil 2
- The Elder Scrolls 6
- Overwatch 2
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