The Best Video Games of 2021 So Far
As we are nearly halfway through 2021, there have already been a plethora of new and must-play video games released. Whether you favor console, PC, or mobile gaming, there is sure to be something that piques your interest. Here is a list of the best video games released in 2021 so far.
Streets of Rage 4 (Multiplatform)
Streets of Rage 4 is a return to classic form for the beloved beat-em-up series. The title offers amazing visuals, an amazing soundtrack, and some awesome combat mechanics to boot. If you are a fan of the series or a fan of classic brawling games, this is a must play. Plus, it’s available on almost every modern console, Switch, and PC.
Destiny 2: Beyond Light (Multiplatform)
Destiny 2: Beyond Light is the latest expansion in the popular Destiny 2 series. Sporting some of the best visuals and a narrative to match, Beyond Light is a great addition to the game. Not to mention, there are plenty of new weapons and enemies to fight as you make your way through the universe. It’s available on PC, Xbox One, Stadia, and soon on PlayStation 5.
Kena: Bridge of Spirits (PlayStation, PC, Mac)
Kena: Bridge of Spirits is a beautiful action-adventure game with a unique art style. Taking control of the titular Kena, players must explore a mystical realm, battling horrific creatures and uncovering secrets. There is a great sense of childish adventure here, making it a joy to play. Plus, the title is available on PlayStation, PC, and Mac.
Half-Life: Alyx (PC)
Half-Life: Alyx is the first installment in the Half-Life series in 13 years. Featuring excellent visuals, amazing mechanics, and a gripping story, this title is a must-play for any PC gamer. Additionally, the game requires a VR headset to play, giving gamers a truly immersive experience.
Persona 5 Strikers (Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4, PS5)
Persona 5 Strikers is an action-packed sequel to classic role-playing game Persona 5. Players take control of their favorite characters from the first game and battle their way through a series of dungeons, solving puzzles and fighting off enemies. Plus, the game is available on PC, Nintendo Switch, PS4, and PS5.
Resident Evil Village (Multiplatform)
Resident Evil Village is the latest installment in the popular horror series. It builds on the visuals of the previous game and offers some of the best scares out there. From puzzles to enemies, the title is a must play for any survival horror fan. Plus, the game is available on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Stadia.
These are just some of the best video games released in 2021 so far. Whether you are a casual or hardcore gamer, there is sure to be something here that will scratch your gaming itch. So grab your controller and get ready for some gaming action!