Every year has its share of popular franchise suites, and 2021 won’t be an exception to the rule. This year should actually be generous in terms of prequels and other episodes 2 or 3 of some premium licenses.
Hitman is an example in the Successful Restart Register. The famous infiltration saga and Agent 47 will therefore be back next year, so that a new series of contracts from Dubai to Berlin can be executed as discreetly as possible with careful use of the environment. through Chongqing.
Little Nightmares 2 was announced as part of Gamescom 2019 and after the very beautiful Little Nightmares released in 2018, it will return to our machines earlier this year to tell us the rest of the events of the first opus. Little Nightmares 2 is obviously still as good at its aesthetic and will take you outside of Pale City this time around, and among others.
With a first episode and a more than successful second Bravely Second, Square Enix’s tactical RPG franchise will be talking about it again this coming February on Switch. On the flip side, where Second was a direct sequel to Bravely Defaut, Bravely Defaut 2 is decorrelated from the previous story and offers players the opportunity to discover a new herd of characters to direct.
Horizon Zero Dawn was one of the most eye-catching PS4 exclusives for both its universe and gameplay. It wasn’t surprising, then, that a sequel was quickly underway, a sequel that will undoubtedly be the spearhead of the PS5. Horizon: The Forbidden West will continue to tell us about the adventures of the charismatic alloy who must find the source of an evil that kills everything it infects. The environments should be diverse, ranging from arid deserts to tropical beaches.
- Genre: action
- Planned for: PS5
- Release date: 2nd semester 2021
The long-awaited sequel to the excellent vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines has been a reality for some time. Bloodlines 2 will have the difficult task of reaching a first milestone episode. This is undoubtedly why the title has been rejected several times by Paradox Interactive, which publishes the game developed by Hardsuit Labs. We can bet that what we think is pretty complicated development usually ends at the end of the year.
And 6. Unsurprisingly, Ubisoft’s Supercharged FPS will return to us next year for a sixth episode that should not revolutionize the existing formula, but rather evolve it. Far Cry 6 will take place on the fictional island of Yara and will be the largest open world in the series. The traditional antagonist will be embodied this time by Giancarto Esposito and be a fascist dictator named Anton Castillo.
If at the moment there is nothing to suggest that this is the case, the prospect of a new work by God of War in 2021, subtitled Ragnarok, which has already been formalized as part of a PlayStation event, is rather slim. probably. However, it is the year of release set for the time by the manufacturer, and it is true that in this case we will be impatiently waiting for this episode to match or even surpass its unforgettable predecessor.
- Genre: Action / Beat’em Up
- Planned for: PS5
Release date: 2021
Supported by a successful crowdfunding campaign, Tim Schafer and his Double Fine teams developed the long-awaited sequel to the crazy psychonauts. Psychonauts 2 puts you back on the shoes of the brilliant Raz, who has to use his “psi” powers again as he sails from platform to platform in a crazy universe, which we hope is replenished with characters as funny as crazy.
After the terrible Resident Evil 7, which among other things marked the first steps of the terrible saga in the wonderful world of virtual reality, Resident Evil: Village will be the tenth iteration of the franchise and the sequel to Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. It will take place a few years after the episode in question and this time it will put its pockets in Europe. It will star Ethan Winters, his wife Mia and Chris Redfield, again adopting the first-person view.
- Genre: Survival horror
- Planned for: PC / Xbox series / PS5
Release date: 2021
Fans of absolute escape and uninhibited atmosphere will no doubt be delighted to know that Lo Wang, the warrior of Shadow Warrior, will return for new bloody adventures in Shadow Warrior 3. Although he’s quite shy about sharing his news at the moment, the title “Flying Wild Hogs” should go back to basics by abandoning the procedure of the second episode, thus offering a more linear and varied adventure.