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All Upcoming Xbox Series X|S Games Coming in 2021

Here is a comprehensive list of all upcoming Xbox Series X|S games that players can look forward to over the next twelve months.

If you've been unlucky in your quest to locate an Xbox Series X or Series S console thus far, Phil Spencer has provided an update about restocking.

If you already have a shiny new next-gen Xbox, we have compiled a list of all the games that will be available.

There might also be some good news for Xbox players, as there is a rumor that Ubisoft Plus might be coming to Xbox Games Pass in 2021.

However, if you're on the fence about which console to pick, we also have a guide for all upcoming PS5 games coming in 2021.

All Upcoming Xbox Series X|S Titles

In order of release, here is our comprehensive list of all upcoming Xbox Series X|S Games:

Hitman 3

Hitman 3

Release date: January 20, 2021

Agent 47 makes a return with a brand new installment of the popular Hitman series. Plan out your approach and take out targets in style using creative approaches.

The Medium

The Medium

Release date: January 2021

The Medium looks like a spooky, Silent Hill esque game. If you enjoy unraveling mysteries and working yourself up, this game might be for you.

Outriders

Outriders

Release date: February 2, 2021

Outriders is looking to be a mash-up of many different games. It features Destiny and Gears of War inspired combat, with the movement we've seen before in games like The Division.

Rainbow Six Quarantine

Rainbow Six Quarantine

Release date: TBC 2021

Tom Clancy's popular tactical gunplay makes a return with Rainbow Six Quarantine, a brand-new-3-player co-op FPS. The title seems somewhat ironic given the circumstances, don't you think?

Far Cry 6

Far Cry 6

Release date: TBC 2021

One of Ubisoft's most popular series is back, featuring the familiar face of Giancarlo Esposito as the main antagonist. Fans of the previous games are in for a good time with a new next-gen experience.

Halo Infinite

Halo Infinite

Release date: TBC 2021

Xbox's flagship title is set to make a triumphant return. Here's hoping that the game can really show off its brand new Slipspace engine on Xbox's powerful new hardware.

Senuas's Saga: Hellblade 2

Senua's Saga: Hellblade 2

Release date: TBC 2021

A rather unusual action-adventure game that walked new ground in exploring mental health, psychosis, and schizophrenia. There aren't many details regarding this sequel, however, it does look aesthetically pleasing.

Everwild

Everwild

Release date: TBC

From the creators of Sea of Thieves and Banjo Kazooie, Rare is producing a brand-new IP. The trailer features a similar aesthetic to Sea of Thieves but with an extremely visually appealing art style and theme.

The Gunk

The Gunk

Release date: September 2021

What might look like a strange and unusual title, could turn out to be a rather fun little distraction. A mix of adventure and puzzle-solving amidst a strange and dangerous world.

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2

Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2

Release date: TBC 2021

Paradox Interactives' cult classic RPG makes a return. Will you be sneaky or aggressive? Or will you talk and charm your way through the world? What kind of vampire do you want to be?

As Dusk Falls

As Dusk Falls

Release date: TBC 2021

Described as an original interactive drama, As Dusk Falls is a narrative based game with an emphasis on player interaction and a distinctive comic book style visual design.

Avowed

Avowed

Release date: TBC

Obsidian Entertainment, the studio who gave us Fallout: New Vegas and more recently Outer Worlds are creating a first-person fantasy RPG. This could be something to tide us over until The Elder Scrolls makes a return, perhaps?

Fable

Fable

Release date: TBC

Another classic Xbox title is making a wonderous and magical return, quite literally. This time around Fable is getting a reboot under a new developer, Playground Games. Here's hoping next-gen consoles can recapture the magic of the Fable series.

Quantum Error

Quantum Error

Release date: TBC

A brand-new cosmic-horror FPS which has the look and feel of a first-person Dead Space with a similar aesthetic to that of F.E.A.R, Prey, or the Doom series.

Bright Memory Infinite

Bright Memory Infinite

Release date: TBC 2021

A lightning-fast fusion between the FPS and action genre with a heavy focus on combo attacks and building up a variety of skills and abilities. The game looks visually stunning with a hyper-realistic look and feel, complete with lots of visual effects.

Chorus

Chorus

Release date: 2021

If you're into space-sim and flight combat games, Chorus might be for you. Rather unusually, you play as a sentient starfighter spacecraft and embark on a journey of redemption across the frontier of space.

Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis

Phantasy Star Online 2

Release date: TBC 2021

A new addition to the free to play Phantasy Star series. The series made its entrance to the West via Xbox earlier this year. Procedurally generated environments with a bright Japanese style sci-fi aesthetic.

Resident Evil Village

Resident Evil Village

Release date: TBC 2021

Resident Evil Village will take place years after the events of Resident Evil 7, which reinvented the Resident Evil series through its switch to first-person. Familiar face Chris Redfield returns too.

Call of the Sea

Call of the Sea

Release date: TBC

Another game with a focus on telling a captivating and poignant story. If you enjoy games like Firewatch, with its visual style and gameplay this is well worth checking out.

Scorn

Scorn

Release date: TBC

A rather unique looking exploration/shooter that looks strangely reminiscent of the Alien films. Explore an unusual world and utilize your weapon made of fleshy organs and tissue, how gross!

Second Extinction

Second Extinction

Release date: TBC

A co-op shooter with tasks players with surviving against a horde of mutated dinosaurs. Seriously, what did dinosaurs ever do to deserve this treatment in video-gaming?

Dying Light 2

Dying Light 2

Release date: TBC

A brilliant mix up of open-world exploration, parkour, and satisfying combat and storytelling. Dying Light 2 will take place in the "New Dark Ages" where society has regressed thanks to the hordes of zombies ruining it for everyone.

Forza Motorsport

Forza Motorsport

The simulation racing series Forza Motorsport is currently in development. We're excited to see just how beautiful the graphics can get on Xbox's latest consoles. It promises to run at 4K in 60 FPS so it should be rather stunning.

S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2

Stalker 2

Release date: TBC

Another game that centers itself around an irradiated nuclear wasteland. Stalker was a popular cult classic back in the day which focused on Metro like storytelling in a fun RPG format.

State of Decay 3

State of Decay 3

Release date: TBC

The gaming industry will never tire of zombies, and for good reason! State of Decay 3 returns as the popular zombie survival sim. The trailer shows off some rather scary looking zombie animals... so be prepared.

Pragmata

Pragmata

Release date: TBC

You'd be hard tasked to understand just what's going in Pragmata's game trailer. If we use the phrase "Kojima-like" you might get where we are coming from. It looks intriguing none the less!

The Ascent

The Ascent

Release date: TBC

If you're already feeling a bit fed up with Cyberpunk 2077, maybe this game will scratch that itch for the Cyberpunk aesthetic. The Ascent is a top-down action RPG with similar gameplay to that of Diablo, only with a sci-fi twist.

Balan Wonderworld

Balan Wonderworld

Release date: TBC

Square Enix's brand new game, a brilliantly vivid 3D action platformer which shows off a range of different themes, worlds, costumes and powers reminscient of Super Mario Odyssey.

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum

Release date: TBC 2021

A rather unusual character focus for a LOTR game, but prehaps a uniquely brilliant one for showcasing Tolkien's brilliantly crafted world. The game has been described by its developer as a "stealth-action-adventure game with an intriguing dual-personality mechanic and gigantic levels".

Starfield

Starfield

Release date: TBC

Bethesda is currently working on a brand new IP. Details are non-existent at the moment apart from a short and vague teaser trailer, however, we can expect to see a sci-fi RPG that hopefully holds up to the Elder Scrolls series.

Xbox Series X|S Games

That's it for our list of all upcoming Xbox Series X|S games. What do you make of the line-up so far? Is there anything you're particularly excited for?

Rest assured there will be tons more games coming to the next-gen systems in the future. We will continue to update you on what's coming out and when you can get your hands on it.

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