10 must-play PS5 games in 2021

New generation games for all tastes.

All eyes are on the new generation of consoles and the latest to be released is the launch catalog. Especially Sony has shown with droppers the video games that will be available on PS5 soon and many of these will debut in 2021. For example, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart will be on sale from the very launch of the console, but the vast majority will finish its development later, a key moment for homes to welcome the new generation. Therefore, we already know the characteristics of PS5 and these are the 11 essential games of 2021.

Horizon Forbidden West

Without a doubt the great launch of PS5, after Ratchet & Clank and Miles Morales. Aloy stars again in the sequel to the game that brought her fame, but this time she will face another threat that is killing every living thing in the world. Guerrilla presented the video game with the trailer that you see on these lines, full of details that you should not overlook.

Resident Evil 8: Village

A new installment of the franchise that focuses on what happens in a cursed little town whose inhabitants are quite hostile. The protagonist is Ethan Winters who will discover first-hand a series of horrible creatures such as werewolves that have turned the lives of its inhabitants upside down. The first images of the game confirmed the appearance of Chris Redfield in the new Capcom game.

Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Its release date has yet to be confirmed, like many of the titles on this list. But what we do know is that Kena is the protagonist of this fantastic third-person adventure game in which she has to save the environments of a town that have been corrupted by a dark force. For this, you will have to collect some little spirits that will help you solve puzzles and defeat powerful enemies.

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum

This title is being developed by Daedalic Entertainment and it is an action-adventure game whose protagonist is Gollum. However, this character will have to use his cunning and his ability to go unnoticed to get away from enemies, since he is not very good in combat. Many details of this video game are still unknown, but it is prepared for 2021.

Far Cry 6

Ubisoft presents another intense story with this sixth installment of Far Cry. On this occasion, the game is set in a tropical town and the protagonist is Dani Rojas, a guerrilla who fights to liberate his nation from Antón Castillo. The French company has already made known some friends who will accompany us as Chorizo, a friendly dog ​​without hind legs.

Little Nightmares 2

The highly anticipated sequel to Little Nightmares already has a release date scheduled for February 11, 2021. Little Six will meet a new friend named Mono in a horror adventure with a lot of stealth components and some puzzles to continue advancing through different levels. A nightmare world that recalls the most childish fears and makes them come true.

LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga

The LEGO video game franchise continues to grow with a game based on all of the Star Wars films tracing the major events up to The Rise of Skywalker. This adventure will feature almost 500 well-known characters, including Luke Skywalker, R2D2, C3PO, Rey, and Kylo Ren. The classic movies and the latest trilogy in one game.

Gotham knights

Warner Bros. Montreal develops this third-person action and adventure video game in which you can control 4 DC Comics characters: Batgirl, Nightwing, Red Hood, and Robin. Each one has their own abilities and way of fighting, with which they must face the Court of Owls, the main villains in this game.

Hitman 3

There is also room on PS5 for familiar faces like Agent 47. Hitman 3 will arrive on January 20, 2021, to put an end to a memorable trilogy. This time around, the popular assassin will team up with his friend Lucas Gray to finish what he started: Providence’s partners are his ultimate target.

Project Asia

The news from Square Enix puzzled all viewers. Very little is known of this title that showed its open world in small doses. The protagonist of this role-playing adventure will explore this environment and meet monsters against whom she can test her skills and the control she can exercise over nature.


Stray conquered the players with the first trailer for its aesthetics mainly and its protagonist: a cat. A whole decaying city full of neon is presented in this game, where the feline must discover the mystery that hangs over this place while escaping from different threats.


Melina Rhyne