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The Complete Next-Gen Timeline: All PS5, Xbox Series X/S Release Dates, Games & More

The timeline for next-gen gaming is finally here, with all the information you need to know about upcoming releases – all in one place.

Whether you’re picking up a PS5 or an Xbox Series X/S, release dates are causing some confusion. At last, there’s a place where you can view a convenient timeline of all upcoming releases.

With less than a month until the next generation of gaming is here, keeping up with the latest releases can be difficult. Even if you’re yet to get a pre-order secure, there’s still a lot dropping hot this November.

No matter what you’re looking to pick up at launch, here’s the complete next-gen timeline:

The Next-Gen Timeline

Xbox Series X/S Launch Day – November 10

(Source: Microsoft)
  • Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC) – November 10
  • Borderlands 3 (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Bright Memory (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Dirt 5 (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Enlisted (Xbox Series X/S Game Preview) – November 10
  • Evergate (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • The Falconeer (Xbox Series X/S)– November 10
  • Fortnite (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Gears Tactics (Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One) – November 10
  • Maneater (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • NBA 2K21 (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Observer: System Redux (Xbox Series X/S, PC) – November 10
  • Planet Coaster: Console Edition (Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One) – November 10
  • Tetris Effect: Connected (Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One) – November 10
  • Warhammer Chaosbane (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Watch Dogs Legion (Xbox Series X/S) – November 10
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon (Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One) – November 10

PlayStation 5 Launch Day (US, Canada, Australia, Japan) – November 12

PS5 Release Date and Price Confirmed Official
(Source: Sony)
  • Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (PS5) – November 12
  • Astro’s Playroom (PS5 (Pre-installed)) – November 12
  • Borderlands 3 (PS5) – November 12
  • Bugsnax (PS5, PS4, PC) – November 12
  • Demon’s Souls (PS5) – November 12
  • Destruction AllStars (PS5) – November 12
  • Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition (PS5) – November 12
  • Dirt 5 (PS5) – November 12
  • Fortnite (PS5) – November 12
  • Godfall (PS5, PC) – November 12
  • Maneater (PS5) – November 12
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales (PS5, PS4) – November 12
  • NBA 2K21 (PS5) – November 12
  • Observer: System Redux (PS5) – November 12
  • The Pathless (PS5, PS4, PC) – November 12
  • Planet Coaster: Console Edition (PS5) – November 12
  • Sackboy: A Big Adventure (PS5, PS4) – November 12
  • Watch Dogs Legion (PS5) – November 12

Future Next-Gen Releases

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(Source: CD Projekt)
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC) – November 13
  • Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC) – November 17
  • PlayStation 5 (Rest of World) – November 19
  • Cyberpunk 2077 (PS4, Xbox One, PC) – November 19
  • Just Dance 2021 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – November 24
  • Worms Rumble (PS5, PS4, PC) – December 1
  • Immortals Fenyx Rising (PS5, Xbox Series X/S PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – December 3
  • Destiny 2 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – December 8
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 (Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – December 8
  • The Medium (Xbox Series X/S, PC) – December 10
  • Hitman 3 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC) – January 20, 2021
  • Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One) – January 21, 2021
  • Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Earthblood (PS5, Xbox Series X, PS4, Xbox One) – February 4, 2021
  • Far Cry 6 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC) – February 18, 2021

TBA Next-Gen Releases

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(Source: Insomniac Games)
  • Aragami 2 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC) – Early 2021
  • Blood Bowl 3 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC) – Early 2021
  • Braid Anniversary Edition (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC) – Early 2021
  • Call of the Sea (Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC) – December 2020
  • Control (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – Holiday 2020
  • Cyberpunk 2077 (PS5, Xbox Series X) – 2021
  • Dead by Daylight (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – Holiday 2020
  • Deathloop (PS5, PC) – June 2021
  • Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC) – Early 2021
  • Fable 4 (Xbox Series X/S) – TBA
  • FIFA 21 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – Holiday 2020
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s Security Breach (PS5) – TBA
  • GhostWire: Tokyo (PS5, PC) – TBA 2021
  • God of War: Ragnarok (PS5) – 2021
  • Gotham Knights (PS5, Xbox Series X/S. PS4, Xbox One) – 2021
  • Gran Turismo 7 (PS5) – TBA
  • GTA V (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – Q3/Q4 2021
  • Halo: Infinite (Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC) – 2021
  • Hellblade 2: Senua’s Saga (Xbox Series X/S) – Holiday 2020
  • Hogwarts Legacy (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PS4, Xbox One, PC) – 2021
  • Horizon: Forbidden West (PS5, PS4) – 2021
  • Madden 21 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S) – Holiday 2020
  • Oddworld: Soulstorm (PS5, PS4, PC) – 2020/2021
  • Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 (PS5) – Holiday 2020
  • Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart (PS5) – Holiday 2020
  • Resident Evil 8: Village (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC) – 2021
  • Samurai Shodown (Xbox Series X/S) – Winter 2020
  • Scorn (Xbox Series X) – TBA
  • Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC) – 2022
  • The Elder Scrolls VI (TBA) – TBA
  • The Lord of the Rings: Gollum (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC) – 2021
  • Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 (PS5, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PS4, PC) – 2021
  • Vigor (PS5) – Holiday 2020

Console Accessories

(Source: Sony)
  • Dual Charging Station for Xbox – November 10
  • Seagate Storage Expansion Card for Xbox Series X/S – November 10
  • Xbox Play and Charge Kit Rechargeable Battery + USB-C Cable – November 10
  • Xbox Wireless Controller – November 10
  • PS5 DualSense Controller – November 12
  • PS5 HD Camera – November 12
  • PS5 Media Remote – November 12
  • Sony 3D Wireless Pulse Headset – November 12
  • Nacon Next-Gen Xbox Controllers – Early 2021

Interestingly, it appears that PS5 games and accessories may be launching a week early in select regions. Given that the console has a seperate release date for certain regions of the globe, there was bound to be some confusion on the topic.

And for those of you who are yet to get your hands on a next-gen console, hope is not lost. Here’s where to find PS5 consoles available in-store on launch day.

With more than just a little on the horizon for 2020, gamers will have their fair share of titles to enjoy. Which ones will you be picking up at launch?

Be sure to check back as we update this list with the latest reveals.