With the release of PlayStation 5, it is for sure that the gamers are now looking forward to playing a lot of new games on the next-generation console in the upcoming year. Although both Microsoft’s Xbox Series X/S and Sony’s PS5 serves as two of the biggest launches in 2020, it is PS5 that has been given the title of the most successful video game console in the launch month in the history of the U.S. As a result; we can expect the company to take advantage of the situation and boost its capital.
There are still many gamers in line waiting for the PlayStation 5 to come back in stock since there will be a lot of new upcoming games exclusive to the latest game console. Even though most of the current games support the older versions of PlayStation, and other gaming consoles, playing on new consoles gives a totally new and innovative experience, which the gamers know very well. Every console generation comes with a little advancement, and PS5 is no exception. It features higher graphical fidelity, with quicker loading speeds using its custom SSD.
PlayStation 5 Upcoming Games
According to the month of their release, here is a list of confirmed PS5 games and their date of launch that we can look forward to in the upcoming year.
- MXGP 2020 — Releasing on January 14, 2021
- Hitman 3 — Releasing on January 20, 2021
- Ride 4 — Releasing on January 20, 2021
- Outriders — Releasing on February 2, 2021
- Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood — Releasing on February 4, 2021
- The Nioh Collection — Releasing on February 5, 2021
- Riders Republic — Releasing on February 25
- Destruction Allstars – Releasing in February 2021 (exact date yet to be announced)
- Yakuza: Like a Dragon — Releasing on March 2, 2021
- Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake — Releasing on March 18, 2021
- Returnal – Releasing on March 19, 2021
Disco Elysium: The Final Cut — Releasing in March 2021 (exact date yet to be revealed)
- Tennis World Tour 2 — Releasing in March 2021 (exact date yet to be revealed)
- Hood: Outlaws & Legends — Releasing on May 10, 2021
- Death loop — Releasing on May 21, 2021
- Back 4 Blood — Releasing on June 22, 2021
— PS5 – PlayStation 5 News (@PS5Console) December 11, 2020
However, there are still many new video games on a card whose dates have not been confirmed by their particular official team yet, though they are going to arrive in 2021. According to the sources, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart has been said to arrive during the PS5 launch window, or in the first half of the year, while Horizon: Forbidden West and Grand Theft Auto 5 is set to arrive in the later half. Aragami 2, Blood Bowl 3, Control Ultimate Edition, Braid Anniversary Edition, Tribes of Midgard, Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires, In Sound Mind, and Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 will be released in early 2021.
The first quarter of 2021 is expected to welcome the debut of the following games— Black Legend, Darq: Complete Edition, Praey for the Gods, King Arthur: Knight’s Tale, and Mystiqa. Hunting Simulator 2, Oddworld Soulstorm, Kena: Bridge of Spirits, The Stone of Madness, and LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga are scheduled to release in Spring 2021, while Scarlet Nexus will be dropped in Summer 2021. Foreclosed will be arriving in the second quarter of the year, Hogwarts Legacy and Animal Rescue, in the last quarter, and Destiny 2: The Witch Queen will be released in Fall 2021.
Other than the ones mentioned above, there are plenty of other games that are rumored to be released in the upcoming year but are more likely to change anytime, which includes Atomic Heart, Battlefield 6, The Amazing American Circus, Chivalry 2, Doom Eternal (next-gen upgrade), Dying Light 2, Ghostrunner (next-gen upgrade), God of War: Ragnarok, The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes, GhostWire: Tokyo, and many others. Further updates on the games will be provided as the official team drops information.