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Here’s Every Video Game Releasing This January

Looking for new games for the new year? We’ve got you covered! From Hitman 3 to Scott Pilgrim, January 2021 is looking like a great year for new game releases – here’s each and every game coming this month.

various images from games out this january
Credit: Ubisoft/Square Enix/Bloober/NeXT Studios

January’s Must-Play Games

While it’s not as jam-packed a month as we’ve seen in the past, there’s still some excellent games coming out this January. From IO Interactive’s Hitman 3 to Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game – Complete Edition, there’s lots to keep you busy for the month, no matter which platform you’re on!

Hitman 3 – January 20 – Buy It Here!

Hitman 3
Credit: IO Interactive

One of the most highly-anticipated games of 2021, IO Interactive’s Hitman 3 is arguably one of the first big games to launch in 2021. The game is the third and final installment of the World of Assassination trilogy, and it’s definitely hoped to tick a lot of boxes! Grab it on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and PC from January 20th.


The Medium – January 28

image from The Medium
Credit: Bloober Team

In need of a new horror game? The Medium is sure to get your blood running cold as it comes from veteran horror developer, Bloober Team. The pros behind the likes of Layers of Fear, The Blair Witch and Observer are bringing The Medium to PC and Xbox – and it’ll be available from day one through Xbox Game Pass! Download it from January 28th.

So that’s it for top picks for the month. Now here’s every other video game releasing in January!

7th JanuaryIris Fall [Switch] – Buy it here!
8th JanuaryIron Conflict [PC]
11th JanuaryGlyph [Switch]
14th JanuaryMXGP 2020 [PS5]. Buy it here!
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game – Complete Edition [PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, Stadia]
20th JanuaryHitman 3 [PC, PS5, XSX|S, PS4, Xbox One, Stadia]. Buy it here!
21st JanuaryRedout Space Assault [PS4, Xbox One, Switch]
Shing [Xbox One, Switch]
Ride 4 [PS5, XSX|S]. Buy it here!
22nd JanuaryBladed Fury [PS4, Switch]. Buy it here!
Gravity Heroes [PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch]
26th JanuaryEncodya [PC]
Stronghold: Warlords [PC]
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy [PS4]. Buy it here!
King Arthur: Knight’s Tale [PC]
27th JanuaryRyte: The Eye of Atlantis [PC VR]
28th JanuaryThe Medium [PC, XSX|S]
Image from GameByte shop
Credit: GameByte

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Featured Image Credit: Ubisoft/Square Enix/Bloober/NeXT Studios