Tuesday, December 6

The best games of 2021: 20 must-see titles


The long-awaited arrival of 2021 He is already among us and he carries under his arm the revolution of the new generation that was left half last year. It’s time to polish all platforms, old and new, with all the games that this year will come to PC and consoles.

Great games capable of delivering the leap that PS5 and Xbox Series deserve are added to the return of great sagas that will also be dropped on platforms such as Stadia and Switch. It certainly promises to be a great year for gamers, and this is everything we have already marked on our calendar.

The best games of 2021

‘Hitman 3’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch y Stadia
  • Price: 34,90 euros

IO Interactive’s formidable stealth and assassination experience delivers its largest and most ambitious edition. ‘Hitman 3’ brings us back to Agent 47 to invite us to find the most imagined ways to end our goals. An action game that could well be classified as a puzzle.

‘The Medium’

Fans of terror They have a date with the Bloober Team and their particular vision of fear. After dazzling us with ‘Layers of Fear’ they play again with the duality of two worlds, the real one and the one of the dead, to get us fully into ‘The Medium’ an adventure not suitable for the faint of heart.

‘Little Nightmares 2’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One y Switch
  • Price: 36,85 euros

The first ‘Little Nightmares’ It was a great game in which its particular aesthetic, something like Tim Burton did a game of terror, it took all the glances. Now without the wow factor ‘Little Nightmares 2’ It shows that it can also gain our full attention in playability. An opportunity in which he only faltered in the past due to excess of ease.

‘Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury’

Having become one of the most celebrated plumber rigs in Nintendo and to some extent be forgotten by the curse of Wii U, ‘Super Mario 3D World’ comes back to life to show its full potential to those who did not take the glove in the past. He also does it with ‘Bowser’s Fury’ a new adventure to facilitate even more -if possible- the drink to those who have already played it.

‘It Takes Two’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 20,90 euros

If someone was left wanting more Josef Fares after ‘Brothers’ Y ‘A Way Out’, ‘It Takes Two’ It goes to show what a great idea cooperative sofa adventures are. A platform game in which you accompany a couple who are not going through their best moment and who promise tons of smiles.

‘Outriders’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 17,99 euros

It’s welcome when a game catches you completely off guard, and that’s what happened to almost all of us with the release of ‘Outriders’, a looter shooter that did not aim too high and has turned out to be a delight for lovers of good company shootings. .

‘Monster Hunter Rise’

After succeeding in other people’s houses with ‘Monster Hunter World’, the hunt for giant bugs based on grinding and elemental effects returns to what has been his home for the past few years. ‘Monster Hunter Rise’ He had a difficult challenge ahead of him, but he has more than met all of our expectations.

‘Returnal’

Housemarque It has become one of those studies that are rarely seen, but when they do, it is to teach. The kings of the Martian-style shooters return to the charge with what is probably their most extreme martian. ‘Returnal’ is everything you would ask of a shooting game capable of surprising you shot by shot.

‘Resident Evil Village’

Another of the great titles of 2021 It has been the return of the first person to ‘Resident Evil’. It worked like a charm in ‘Resident Evil VII’ and here it brings an even darker and more mindless installment loaded with more monsters like werewolves and vampires.

‘Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart’

‘Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart’ has turned out to be a formidable platform dressed as a technical demo ready to show the possibilities of the SSD of PS5 and its graphic power. One of Sony’s star titles for this year that seems to have been crowned as the platform’s star game.

‘Kena: Bridge of Spirits’

A ‘Kena: Bridge of Spirits’ We have a special affection for it because it was one of the first games to show us the potential of the new generation. After delay your arrival To live up to expectations, this Pixar-scented adventure has become one of the great assets of PS5.

‘Wario Ware: Get it together!’

Frankly, I can’t think of a better way to reunite the family in front of Nintendo Switch to have a good time and have a laugh. ‘Wario Ware: Get it together!’ is the perfect combination of minigames and humor that we have missed so much over the last few generations. This is going to be a great game, yes or yes.

‘Deathloop’

With Arkane to the end of the world and, seeing the excellence of this magnificent idea published by the Bethesda recently acquired by Microsoft, it would be crazy not to give it the opportunity it deserves. ‘Deathloop’ is a groundhog day with trained assassins as protagonists and the difficult challenge of finishing your target while he tries to do the same.

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‘Far Cry 6’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series y Stadia
  • Price: 42,09 euros

Ubisoft has had one of lime and another of sand with their latest releases, so there were a lot of eyes on ‘Far Cry 6’ and its leap to the next generation. Fans of the saga have another map ahead of them full of marks to clear, and that ends up being more than enough to earn our enthusiasm.

‘Metroid Dread’

Samus back to the load looking more at the classics than at the 3D future that we already took for granted. ‘Metroid Dread’ takes hold of 2D to take us back in time with current graphics, keeping the essence of those vices of almost two decades ago that were so successful.

‘Back 4 Blood’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 23,90 euros

With a name that does not leave room for too many interpretations, the creators of ‘Left 4 Dead’ They are back on the rampage with a new zombie overdose and cooperative action. The bar was incredibly high and not having the Valve could be scary, but ‘Back 4 Blood’ has managed to keep up with a formidable cooperative.

‘Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 42,99 euros

‘Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy’ It is the typical game that you watch out of the corner of your eye until its release arrives and you make sure that yes, in fact all that good looking that its videos gave off was not the least bit misleading. For the striking of its combat system and embrace the guardians humor it’s already worth giving it a try.

‘Forza Horizon 5’

  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 62,99 euros

At Playground Games they wanted to break the mold of their arcade driving saga with the most ambitious installment to date. ‘Forza Horizon 5’ takes us to Mexico to deliver your most varied scenario and a new music and driving festival with hundreds of customization options.

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‘Halo Infinite’

  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 58,99 euros

He did not start with the best foot, but if there is anyone capable of getting up after any battle it is the Master Chief. His goal was to become the first great standard-bearer of the new generation of Xbox and he has stayed a bit far, but that does not prevent anyone from believing that we are facing one of the best games that the saga has given us in recent years.

‘Battlefield 2042’

  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One y Xbox Series
  • Price: 39,90 euros

‘Battlefield 2042’ may not have come out as round as the fan expected, but it is still one of those games where it is a pleasure to get lost with friends while you destroy buildings with tanks and jump from one plane to another looking for the most spectacular death possible.



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