Video games have come a long way since their first introduction. Originally just comprising the simplest of designs, video games have improved and developed to an almost unimaginable extent. You can now enter mysterious worlds that will have you so indulged you’ll forget you’re playing a game. The graphics, gameplay, and storylines of modern games are so good that you’ll often forget the price tag and just get stuck in.

Every year games seem to just get better and better. New developers hit the ground running, sequels are better than their originals, and of course, the graphics just keep leveling up. There’s such a high demand for new games in the modern-day, you think it would be hard to keep up. Well, luckily enough for all gamers, they just keep coming thick and fast. Your favorite games are coming back, and you’ve yet to discover some fantastic new games. There are different types of games that suit some people better than others, however.  If you’re new to gaming, you may want to go figure out what kind of game is the best choice for you.

2021 has been a busy year for games already. Of course, there’s so much more to come, but we’ve been given plenty of fantastic games already. Here are some of the biggest video game releases that gamers have been blessed with this year:

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 

The most iconic skateboarding game of all time is back with a bang. Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series is back and better than ever. Your favorite levels and skaters are back in stunning HD, with plenty more elements added to the game.

It Takes Two

This co-op adventure game comes from Hazelight, the creators behind critically acclaimed games such as Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons, and A Way Out. The quest will take you on a unique journey into the wild where you’ll be faced with a truly crazy time.

Resident Evil: Village

Following the success of Resident Evil 7, the newest installment in the series picks up exactly where it left off. Ethan Winters is not out of the woods yet and must continue in his ghoulish adventures as he enters the village.

Hitman 3

The final installment of the Hitman series is set to be a fitting conclusion to an amazing series. Agent 47 returns for what is the most important contract of his life. The hunt will be as intense as it will be dangerous.

Little Nightmares II

This dark suspense horror story will see players experience a brand new set of nightmares after their first encounter. The game is filled with terrifying creatures and bloodthirsty monsters. Do you have what it takes to make it to the other side?

Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury

The Super Mario franchise is back with another great installment. Play as Mario as he looks to make his way through a world under Bowser’s wrath. Play solo or bring some friends along for the ride as you look to reach your goals and achieve high scores.