Best Role-Playing Games Releasing on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC in 2021
Over the years, role-playing games have changed drastically. RPGs are now more expansive, immersive and incredibly intricate. Let’s take a look at some of the most anticipated RPGs coming out on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC in 2021.
Hood: Outlaws and Legends
Hood: Outlaws and Legends is an upcoming action-RPG by Sumo digital. The game bears a close resemblance to the popular Assassin’s Creed and thief titles and is scheduled for a May 2021 release.
Kena: Bridge of Spirits
The PlayStation exclusive follows the story of Kena, a young guide who helps deceased souls go from the physical world to the spirit world. The game is set to release sometime during March 2021.
Published by Square Enix, Outriders promises a stunning looter-shooter RPG experience on PS5, Xbox Series X, PC and other platforms.
NieR Replicant: v1.22
An upgraded version of Nier: Replicant, ver.1.22474487139... is a direct sequel to Nier: Automata. The game was previously only available in Japan but will now be available for more platforms
Vampire: The Masquerade-Bloodlines 2
Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 originates from a table-top game that is brilliantly transformed into a stunning RPG. The game was delayed into 2021 for better polishing.
This is probably the most anticipated game across genres. Fans have been waiting for Elden Ring since its E3 2019 trailer. Hopefully, it will be released in 2021.
THQ Nordic’s Kung-Fu fable RPG impressed the fans with a fun-looking trailer. The game is all set to release on May 25th, 2021.
Atomic Heart is an action RPG being developed by Russian studio Mundfish. The game is set in the Soviet Union in an alternate reality where agent P-3 is sent to investigate a government facility.