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The Best New PC Games Of 2021

Updated April 30, 2021 246 votes 22 voters48 items

Here are the best new releases for PC. Including remastered games and anticipated sequels, this votable list of 2021 PC games feature popular titles, like Oddsworld: Soulstorm, Hitman 3, Little Nightmares 2, and Marvel's Avengers. What are your favorite new PC video games of the year?

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    Set during the 21st Century, players embark on a journey to the hostile planet of Enoch in order to discover the source of a mysterious signal.

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    A continuation of 2014's Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, Abe returns in order to save his fellow mudokons from slave labor.  

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    The eighth main installment features Agent 47 making "business trips" to new locations, like Dubai, Chongqing, and Berlin.

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    In the horror platformer sequel, Six is joined by new player character Mono as they explore a 2.5D world filled with puzzles.

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    The single-player adventure puzzle game has players switch between a 2D and 3D world where they have to navigate and pass through two realities interlaced with black and white imagery.

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    Taking place in 270 BC, the game tasks players to conquer the world by diplomacy or waging war.

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    The jolly couch co-op party game tasks players to raise wacky buildings all over the cosmos for the glory of apekind.

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    The action-adventure indie game has players face the brutal trials and dangerous creatures in order to sever the gods’ callous grip on humanity.

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    The third installment of this series features 9 more customizable gameplay classes for all out warfare in a quaint and quiet neighborhood.

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    Ride 4

    2021

    The fourth installment of the high octane Ride series features dynamic weather, time of day, endurance racing, and pitstops.

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    The 8-bit indie game follows a cybernetic ninja named Shadow who sets out to rescue his clan in a world overrun by machines.

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    Based on the Shadowman comic book series, Michael LeRoi becomes a voodoo warrior called the "Shadowman", charged with protecting the living world from threats from the Deadside.

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    Set in ancient China, this indie game has players hack and slash their way through Chinese history, and mythology.

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    The indie co-op racing game has players race through obstacles as its being built.

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    The seventh game in the SaGa series, players are tasked to explore a group of worlds with varying degrees of culture, unique races, technology, and magic.

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    Nier

    2010

    A spin-off from the Drakengard series, the game features find a cure for an illness, known as the Black Scrawl.

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    Ciel Nosurge

    2012

    The simulation game tasks players to enter a broken world to help a girl with amnesia regain her memories.

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    It Takes Two

    2021

    The action-adventure co-op game tasks players to cooperate each other and utilize special abilities in order to progress through levels.

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    Stranger of Sword City

    2014

    Set in a world that combines magic and technology, this dungeon crawler has players explore, level up, and slay monsters.

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    Ar Nosurge

    2014

    Set on massive space station traveling through space, Delta and Casty goal is to protect humanity and save the world.

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    The next installment of the Resident Evil series, Ethan Winters is kidnapped to a mysterious European village and has to rescue his daughter and escape the village.

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    In the sequel set three years after the first game, Reisalin Stout continues her research and investigation of a mysterious stone.

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    Olija

    2021

    The indie game arms players with a legendary harpoon, and tasks them to lead castaways out of a hostile country and back to their homelands.

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    The dungeon-crawler action role-playing game has players reach the depths of the Necromancer's dungeon to bring Koko back from the dead, no matter the cost.

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    Adapted from the light novel series, Re:Zero, follows Subaru Natsuki who is transported in another world and his exploration in this new fantasy world.