2021 Video Game Release Dates

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Wonder no more dear readers (and staff, honestly). This is COGconnected’s 2021 Video Game Release Dates page, where the known release dates of prominent and interesting upcoming games are listed for your convenience. It’s not every game. That’d be ludicrous. But, we’ve logged a bunch of the things we’re interested in here, and added specific dates for games that have them announced. This page will be updated as more information comes to light.

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*Last updated: Sept 15, 2021*

2021 video game release dates

January

5:
Cobra Kai: The Karate Kid Saga Continues (PC)

7:
Iron Conflict (PC)

11:
Wrestling Empire (Switch)

12:

Shot in the Dark (PC)

14:
MXGP 2020 (PS5)
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game – Complete Edition (PS4, X1, Switch, Stadia, PC)

20:
Hitman 3 (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, Stadia, PC)
Skul: The Hero Slayer (PC)

21:
Ride 4 (PS5, XSX)

26:
Cyber Shadow (PS5, PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Main Assembly (PC)

28:
Disjunction (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Olija (Switch, PC)
The Medium (XSX, PC)
The Yakuza Remastered Collection (X1, PC)

29:
Bonkies (PS4, X1, PC, Switch)
Gods Will Fall (PS4, X1, PC, Switch)

Hitman 3

February

2:
Control (PS5, XSX)
Cultist Simulator: Initiate Edition (Switch)
Destruction AllStars (PS5)
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox (PS4)

3:
Habroxia 2 (Switch)

4:
Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)
Haven (Switch)
Football Cup 2021 (Switch)
Conarium (Switch)

5:
Nioh 2 – The Complete Edition (PS4)
Nioh 2 Remastered – The Complete Edition (PS5)
Nioh Remastered – The Complete Edition (PS5)
The Nioh Collection (PS5)

11:
Little Nightmares II (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)

12:
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury (Switch)
Gal*Gun Returns (Switch)

15:
Super Seducer 3: GOTY Edition (PC)

16:
Azur Lane: Crosswave (Switch)

18:
King of Seas (Switch)

19:
Thomas Was Alone (Switch)

23:
Persona 5 Strikers (PS4, Switch, PC)
Taxi Chaos (Switch)

25:
Ghosts ‘n Goblins: Resurrection (Switch) – February 25

26:
Bravely Default II (Switch)
RetroMania Wrestling (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)

March

2:
Harvest Moon: One World (Switch)
Yakuza: Like A Dragon (PS5)
Maquette (PC, PS4, PS5)
Monster Jam Steel Titans 2 (Switch)

3:
Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 (PC)

4:
Loop Hero (PC)
Sea of Solitude: Director’s Cut (Switch)

9:

Stronghold: Warlords (PC)
Apex Legends (Switch)

12:
Bloodroots (PC)

15:
Cartel Tycoon (PC)Mar 23 – Magic: Legends (PC, PS4, X1)

17:
Adios (PC, X1, XSX)

18:
Marvel’s Avengers (PS5, XSX)
Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time Remake (PS4, X1, PC)

19:
Root Film (Switch)
Plants Vs Zombies: Battle for Neighbourville Complete Edition (Switch)

23:
Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town (Switch)

24:
Dirt 5 (Stadia)

25:
Black Legend (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch)
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life (X1, PC)

26:
Balan Wonderworld (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
It Takes Two (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)
Monster Hunter Rise (Switch)
Terminator Resistance: Enhanced (PS5)

30:
Evil Genius 2: World Domination (PC)

31:
Drifters (PS4, X1, PC)
Drive Buy (Switch, PC)

Returnal

April

1:
Outriders (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)

6:
Oddworld: Soulstorm (PS5, PS4, PC)
Lost Words: Beyond the Page (PC, PS4, X1, Switch)

7:
Pac-Man 99 (Switch)

15:
SaGa Frontier Remastered (PS4, Switch, PC, iOS, Android)

20:
MLB The Show 21 (PS5, PS4, Xbox)

22:
Humankind (PC)
Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster World (PS4, Switch, PC)

23:
Nier Replicant ver. 1.22474487139 (PS4, X1, PC)

30:
New Pokemon Snap (Switch)
Returnal (PS5)

May

4:
Sayri: The Beginning (PC)

7:
Resident Evil: Village (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)

10:
Hood: Outlaws And Legends (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

14:
Famicon Detective Club: The Missing Heir (Switch)
Famicon Detective Club: The Girl Who Stands Behind (Switch)
Subnautica: Below Zero (PS5, PS4, Xbox, Switch, PC)
Mass Effect Legendary Edition (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)

21:
Knockout City (Switch)
Miitopia (Switch)
Rust (PS4, X1)

25:
Biomutant (PS4, X1, PC)

top ten indie games 2021

June

1:
Elder Scrolls Online: Gates of Oblivion
Necromunda: Hired Gun (PC, PS5, XSX)
Going Medieval (PC)
Operation: Tango (PS5, PC, XSX)
Ghost ‘N Goblins Resurrection (PC, PS4, X1)

2:
Sludge Life (Switch)
Tour de France 2021 (PC, PS5, XSX)

3:
Monster Harvest (PS4, X1)

4:
Super Hero Girls: Teen Power (Switch)
The Persistence (PS5, XSX)
Sniper Ghost Warrior Contracts 2 (PC, PS4, X1, XSX)

5:
Chivalry 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

8:
Alba: A Wildlife Adventure (PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch)

10:
Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade (PS5)
Ninja Gaiden: Master Collection (Switch)
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart (PS5)

11:
Game Builder Garage (Switch)
Darius Burst AC EX+ (Switch, PS4)
Guilty Gear Strive (PC, PS4, PS5)

17:
The Red Solstice 2: Survivors (PC)

22:
Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance (PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 (PC, PS4, Stadia, Switch, X1)

24:
Georifters (Switch)
Legend of Mana (Switch)
Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX (Switch, PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

25:
Mario Golf: Super Rush (Switch)
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 & 2 (Switch)
Spirit: Lucky’s Big Adventure (PC, PS4, Switch, X1)
Scarlet Nexus (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

29:
Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny (Switch)
Curved Space (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Destroy All Humans! (Switch)
Zombies Ate My Neighbours and Ghoul Patrol  (PC, PS4, Switch, X1)

July

2:
Chuhou Joutai 2: Paraided! (PC)

6:
The Silver Case 2425 (Switch)

9:
Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin (Switch, PC)

13:
Where the Heart Leads (PS4, PS5)

15:
Bullet Age (PC)
Lost At Sea (PC, PS5, XSX)
Space Jam: A New Legacy (X1, XSX)

16:
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Switch)
Observer: System Redux (PS4, X1)
F1 2021 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

20:
Cris Tales (PC, PS4, PS5, Stadia, Switch, X1, XSX)

27:
Alchemic Cutie (XSX)
Neo: The World Ends With You (PS4, Switch)
The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles (PC, PS4, Switch)

29:
Blaster Master Zero 3 (PC, PS4, Switch, X1)
The Ascent (PC, X1, XSX)

30:
Horror Tales: The Wine (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, X1, XSX)
Bustafellows (PC, Switch)

August

3:
In Sound Mind (PC, PS5, Switch, Xbox)

5:
The Falconeer (PS4, PS5, Switch)

10:
Black Book (PC, PS4, X1)
Ever Forward (PS4, PS5, Switch, X1, XSX)
Godfall (PS4)

11:
Axiom Verge 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch)
Boyfriend Dungeon (Switch)
Garden Story (PC, Switch)

12:
Foreclosed (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch, Stadia)

17:
Greak: Memories Of Azur (PC, PS5, XSX, Switch)

19:
RiMS Racing (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
12 Minutes (PC, X1, XSX)

20:
Madden NFL 22 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Stadia)

24:
Kena: Bridge of Spirits (PS5, PS4, PC)
King’s Bounty 2 (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)

25:
Psychonauts 2 (PC, PS4, X1)

26:
Hotel Life: A Resort Simulator

27
:
Baldo: The Guardian Owls (PC, PS4, X1, Switch, iOS)
No More Heroes III (Switch)

31:
KeyWe (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch)
New World (PC)
Guts ‘N Goals (PC, PS5, PS4, XSX, X1, Switch)

Sonic Colors: Ultimate

September

1:
Lake (PC, X1, XSX)

2:
WRC 10 (PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, X1, XSX)

3:
Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions (PC, PS4, X1, Switch)

7:
Bus Simulator 21 (PC, PS4, X1)
F.I.S.T.: Forged In Shadow Torch (PS4, PS5)
Sonic Colors Ultimate (Switch, X1, PS4, PC)

9:
The Artful Escape (PC, X1, XSX)

10:
Life is Strange: True Colors (PC, Stadia, X1, XSX, PS4, PS5)
Lost in Random (PC, PS4, X1)
Tales of Arise (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

14:
Deathloop (PC, PS5)

15:
Fire Commander (PC)

16:
Eastward (PC, Mac, Switch)
SkateBIRD (PC, Linux, X1, Switch)

17:
Aragami 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom (Switch)

23:
Sable (PC)

24:
Lost Judgment (PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

30:
Hot Wheels Unleashed (PC, Switch, X1, XSX, PS4, PS5)
Imposter Factory (PC)

metroid dread gameplay trailer

October

1:
FIFA 22 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Phoenix Point (PS4, X1)

5:
Jett: The Far Shore (PS4, PS5)
Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Switch)

7:
Far Cry 6 (PC, Mac, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Stadia)

8:
Metroid Dread (Switch)
Tetris Effect: Connected (Switch)

12:
Back 4 Blood (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Monster Crown (PC, PS4, X1, Switch)
Ori: The Collection (Switch)

15:
Crysis Remastered Trilogy (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
NHL 22 (PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

21:
The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

26:
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch)
NASCAR 21: Ignition (PC, PS4, X1)
Solar Ash (PC, PS4, PS5)

28:
Age of Empires IV (PC)
Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch)
Riders Republic (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Stadia)

29:
Mario Party Superstars (Switch)

Vanguard

November

4:
Just Dance 2022 (PS5, X1, XSX, Switch, Stadia)

5:
Call of Duty: Vanguard (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

9:
Forza Horizon 5 (PC, X1, XSX)
Jurassic World Evolution 2 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)

11:
Grand Theft Auto V (PS5, XSX)

12:
Shin Megami Tensei V (Switch)

19:
Battlefield 2042 (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond (Switch)
Pokémon Shining Pearl (Switch)

22:
Farming Simulator (PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch, Stadia)

23:
Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker (PC, Max, PS4, PS5)

Halo Infinite campaign co-op forge delay

December

7:
Dying Light 2 Stay Human (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
SpellForce III Reforced (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Thymesia (PC)

8:
Halo Infinite (XSX, X1, PC)

Unconfirmed 2021

ANNO: Mutationem (PC, PS4)
As Dusk Falls (XSX, X1, PC)
Away: The Survival Series (PS4, PC)
Babylon’s Fall (PS4, PC)
Backbone (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Balsa Model Flight Simulator (PC)
Bear and Breakfast (Switch),
Blood Bowl 3 (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Bomb Rush Cyberfunk (PC)
Braid: Anniversary Edition (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, PC, Mac, Linux)
Bright Memory: Infinite (XSX, PC)
Card Shark (Switch, PC)
Chorus (PS5, XSX, X1, Stadia, PC)
Circuit Superstars (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Crimson Desert (PC)
CrossfireX (XSX, X1)
Cyberpunk 2077 (PS5, XSX)
Dangerous Driving 2 (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Dead Static Drive (XSX)
Digimon Survive (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Disco Elysium: The Final Cut (PS4, X1, Switch)
Dual Universe (PC)
Dungeon Defenders: Awakened (PS4, X1, Switch)
Dustborn (PS5, XSX, PC)
Earth Defense Force 6
Earth Defense Force: World Brothers (PS4, Switch)
Echo Generation (XSX, X1, PC)
Elite Dangerous: Odyssey (PS4, X1, PC)
Endling (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Epic Chef (PC)
Evil Genius 2: World Domination (PC)
Exo One (XSX, PC)
ExoMecha (XSX, X1)
Frozen Flame (PC)
Gestalt: Steam & Cinder (PC)
Goodbye Volcano High (PS5, PS4, PC)
Heavenly Bodies (PS5, PS4, PC)
Hello Neighbor 2 (XSX, X1, PC)
Hollow Knight: Silksong (Switch, PC)
Humanity (PS4)
Hyper Scape (PS5, XSX)
In Sound Mind (PS5, XSX, PC)
Industries Of Titan (PC)
Jack Move (Switch, PC)
Last Days of Lazarus (X1, Switch, PC)
LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Little Witch in the Woods (XSX, PC)
Loop Hero (PC)
Metal: Hellsinger (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)
Mineko’s Night Market (Switch, PC, Mac)
New World (PC)
No Place For Bravery (Switch, PC)
Outer Wilds (Switch)
Panzer Dragoon VR
Paradise Lost (PS5, XSX, PC)
Paranoia: Happiness Is Mandatory (PS4, X1, PC)
Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis (XSX, X1, PC)
Phantom Breaker: Omnia (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
ProtoCorgi (Switch, PC)
Rawmen (PC)
Read Only Memories: Neurodiver (PS4, X1, PC)
Recompile (PS5, PC)
Rogue Lords (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Roguebook (PC)
Roller Champions (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Rune Factory 5 (Switch)
Samurai Shodown (XSX)
Samurai Warriors 5 (Switch)
Scavengers (PC)
Scorn (XSX)
Seed of Life (PC)
Session (X1, PC)
Shadow Warrior 3 (PC)
She Dreams Elsewhere (X1, Switch, PC)
Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)
Skater XL (Switch)
Skull & Bones (PS4, X1, PC)
Sky: Children Of The Light (Switch)
Smash Ball (PC)
Song of Horror Complete Edition (PS4, X1)
Spelunky (Switch)
Spelunky 2 (Switch)
State of Decay 3 (XSX, X1)
Star Wars: Hunters (Switch)
Stray (PS5)
Surviving The Aftermath (X1, Switch, PC)
System Shock Remastered (PC)
Temtem (XSX, Switch)
The Academy: The First Riddle (PS4, X1, Switch)
The Ascent (XSX, X1, PC)
The Big Con (XSX)
The Good Life (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
The Gunk (XSX, X1, PC)
The Invincible (PS5, XSX, PC)
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV (Switch, PC)
The Outlast Trials (PC)
The Settlers (PC)
The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe (PC)
The Waylanders (PC)
Those Who Remain (Switch)
Tribes Of Midgard (PS5, PC)
Tunche (PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Tunic (X1, PC)
Ultimate Fishing Simulator 2 (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
UnDungeon (PC)
Unknown 9: Awakening (PS5, XSX, PC)
Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Switch, PC)
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, PC)
Warhammer 40,000: Darktide (XSX, PC)
Way to the Woods (X1, PC)
We Are The Caretakers (PC)
Weird West (PC)
Where Cards Fall (Switch, PC)
Where the Heart Leads (PS4)
White Shadows (PS5, XSX, PC)
WRATH: Aeon of Ruin (PC)
Ys IX: Monstrum Nox (PS4, Switch, PC)

elden ring steam

2022

January 21:
Elden Ring (PS4, X1, PC)

February 18:
Horizon Forbidden West (PS4, PS5)

February 22:
Destiny 2: The Witch Queen (PS5, XSX, PS4, X1, Stadia, PC)

Date TBA:
Cyber Knights: Flashpoint (PC, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android)
GhostWire: Tokyo (PC, PS5)
God of War: Ragnarok (PS5)
Gotham Knights (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Gran Turismo 7 (PS5)
I Am Jesus Christ (PC)
Kerbal Space Program 2 (PC, X1)
Project Triangle Strategy (Switch)
Rainbow Six Quarantine (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX)
Splatoon 3 (Switch)
The Lord of the Rings – Gollum (PC, PS4, PS5, X1, XSX, Switch)

 

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