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September 2021 Video Game Releases For PS5, PS4, Xbox, PC and Switch

September is here and if you’re looking for something to play then prepare for a busy month. The September 2021 video game releases plays host to a handful of highly anticipated games including Kena: Bridge of Spirits, Death Stranding Director’s Cut, NBA 2K22 and many more.

There is a lot to enjoy in September no matter what platform you’re on. Diablo 2 Resurrected launches across PS4, PS5, Xbox, Switch and PC. Players can also enjoy Deathloop, Tales of Arise and more. If you’re into free games, the September PlayStation Plus lineup has also leaked revealing Overcooked! All You Can Eat, Hitman 2 and Predator: Hunting Grounds being part of the service.

September 2021 Video Game Releases

WRC 10

Release Date: 2 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

Watch LIVE rally! All stages of every rally live or on-demand with live cameras on stage, onboard and in the air, including expert analysis, behind the scenes stories, split times and real-time GPS tracking. Thousands of onboard videos with moving maps, speed, gear, pedal and steering data, rally highlights, and exclusive videos all available on-demand anytime, on any device with your subscription to WRC+ All Live.

The Medium

Release Date: 2 September
Platforms: PS5 (already out on Xbox/PC)

Reach beyond the limits of our reality. To a place that reflects the darkness of our world like a black mirror. Where human souls get lost and terrifying entities lurk to prey on them. Listen to the voices, find the truth about yourself, and untangle a dark mystery that only a medium can solve.

F.I.S.T: Forged In Shadow Torch

Release Date: 2 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5

F.I.S.T.:Forged In Shadow Torch, a PlayStation China Hero Project selected game. Take a glimpse of the original story and the arcade-style combat in an interconnected Metroidvania game map combining oriental city view and gorgeous dieselpunk aesthetics. Presenting an excellent visual performance to bring the old-school genre to a new level.

Sonic Colors: Ultimate

Release Date: 7 September
Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, PC, Switch

Sonic Colors: Ultimate will be arriving September 7th, 2021! Join Sonic on an intergalactic journey, fully remastered for a new generation — with a few new features, too!

Life is Strange: True Colors

Release Date: 10 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

Brought to life through full performance capture by rising talent Erika Mori, players will navigate Haven Springs as Alex Chen, a young woman who has long suppressed her ‘curse’: the psychic power of Empathy, a supernatural ability that allows her to experience, absorb and influence the strong emotions of others – which she sees as blazing, colored auras.

Lost in Random

Release Date: 10 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

Welcome to Lost in Random, a dark and twisted fairytale where anything can happen with the roll of a dice. Together, with your companion Dicey, you’ll battle fearsome opponents as you travel through the six shadowy realms of Random on a mission to save your sister from an evil Queen. Collect coins on your journey and trade them for powerful cards. Then, roll Dicey to freeze time in deadly dice combat and play your cards to unleash formidable attacks, abilities, combos, and more. You’ll also meet unpredictable residents and take on courageous quests as you travel deeper into the heart of Random.

NBA 2K22

Release Date: 10 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

Take a look behind the scenes of motion capture for NBA 2K22 with cover athlete, Luka Dončić.

Tales of Arise

Release Date: 10 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC

Which hero will you pick to get your first glimpse of Elde Menancia? The demo version of Tales of Arise is now available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One & Series X|S

WarioWare: Get it Together

Release Date: 10 September
Platforms: Switch

Want to see the latest game Wario and friends have been cooking up? Want to learn more about the fast-and-fun microgames? Dive into the details of the WarioWare: Get It Together! game in the video above!


Release Date: 14 September
Platforms: PS5, PC

Prowling stealthily across rooftops or tearing through the streets of Blackreef in a hail of bullets. Finding a hidden entrance or busting in through the front door. There are many ways to reach your targets in DEATHLOOP. Our target in this extended look at the game is the Visionary Aleksis “The Wolf” Dorsey. Watch Colt infiltrate his well-guarded nightly party and take him down!

Aragami 2

Release Date: 17 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC

Where there is light, there must be shadow. First Aragami 2 Gameplay Trailer Showcases Major Evolution of the Stealth Action Franchise.


Release Date: 17 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, Switch

Nexomon: Extinction is a return to classic monster catching games, with a brand new story, eccentric characters and over 380 unique Nexomon to capture, tame and evolve.

Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Release Date: 21 September
Platforms: PC, PS5, PS4

A story-driven action adventure with a stunning visual aesthetic combining exploration with fast-paced combat. Players find and grow a team of charming spirit companions called the Rot, enhancing their abilities and creating new ways to manipulate the environment.

Diablo 2 Resurrected

Release Date: 23 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

Arise, Diablo, Lord of Terror. Diablo II: Resurrected is the definitive remastering of Diablo II and its Lord of Destruction® expansion — two hallmark entries in Blizzard Entertainment’s genre-defining action role-playing series.


Release Date: 23 September
Platforms: PS4, Xbox Series, PC, Switch

Embr is a frantic firefighting game set in a hyper-capitalist reality where traditional emergency services are a thing of the past. Scale buildings, smash windows, fight fires and save lives either solo or co-op in up to teams of four. Embr is the last stand in a world ablaze. Coming this summer to PlayStation 4.


Release Date: 23 September
Platforms: PC, Xbox One/Series

Embark on a unique and unforgettable journey and guide Sable through her Gliding; a rite of passage that will take her across vast deserts and mesmerizing landscapes, capped by the remains of spaceships and ancient wonders.

Death Stranding Director’s Cut

Release Date: 24 September
Platforms: PS5

Tomorrow is in your hands. From legendary game creator Hideo Kojima comes a genre-defying experience, now expanded and remastered for the PlayStation®5 console in the definitive Director’s Cut.

Lost Judgment

Release Date: 24 September
Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series, PS4

A tale of revenge reveals a tangled web of conspiracy involving several unlikely factions taking advantage of a broken law system. As victims pile up, Yagami must choose between defending the law or exacting justice.


Release Date: 28 September
Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X

Put your cyber ninja skills to the test in this hardcore FPP slasher packed with lightning-fast action, set in a grim, cyberpunk setting of a futuristic mega-structure. Climb Dharma Tower, humanity’s last shelter after a world-ending cataclysm. Make your way up from the very bottom to the top, confront the tyrannical Keymaster, and take your revenge.

In Sound Mind

Release Date: 28 September
Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series, PC

In Sound Mind is a witty first-person psychological horror game from the creators of Nightmare House 2 with frenetic puzzles, unique boss fights, and original music by The Living Tombstone. Explore and fight through a series of unsettling memories as you journey within the inner workings of the one place you can’t seem to escape—your own mind.

Lemnis Gate

Release Date: 28 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

Lemnis Gate is the revolutionary turn-based combat strategy FPS taking place in a time loop. Harness the abilities of powerful operatives and compete in mind-bending 4D battles as you disrupt the past to change the future.

New World

Release Date: 28 September
Platforms: PC

Chart your course and determine your fate! From shipwrecked castaway to legendary hero, grow your might as you explore the ancient mysteries of Aeternum!

Insurgency Sandstorm

Release Date: 29 September
Platforms: PS4, Xbox One

Focus Home Interactive and New World Interactive are excited to announce that Insurgency: Sandstorm will release on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on September 29th, and that pre-orders for digital and retail are now available. The award-winning tactical co-op shooter is renowned for its intense depiction of modern warfare focusing on lethal close-quarters combat, fast-paced objective-oriented multiplayer and intense cooperative gameplay. Take a closer look at Insurgency: Sandstorm and its features with the Console Release Date Reveal Trailer and get ready to join the fray on September 29th!

Hot Wheels Unleashed

Release Date: 30 September
Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One/Series, PC, Switch

When you think you couldn’t ask for more…Well, there’s more! Discover the full list of Hot Wheels Unleashed cars available from September 30th.

Other September 2021 Video Game Releases

  • Lake [PC, XSX] – 1 September
  • A Total War Saga: Troy Mythos expansion [PC] – 2 September
  • El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron [PC] –  2 September
  • Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous [PC] – 2 September
  • Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions [PC, PS4, XBO, Switch] – 3 September
  • Family Trainer [Switch] – 3 September
  • Kitaria Fables [PC, PS5, XSX, PS4, XBO, Switch] – 3 September
  • Bus Simulator 21 [PC, PS4, XBO] – 7 September
  • Chernobylite [PS4, XBO] – 7 September
  • Struggling [PS4, XBO] – 8 September
  • The Artful Escape [PC, XBO] – 9 September
  • Kraken Academy!! [PC] – 10 September
  • Honey, I Joined a Cult [PC] – 14 September
  • Fire Commander [PC] – 15 September
  • Merek’s Market [PC, PS4, XBO, Stadia] – 15 September
  • The Amazing American Circus [PC, PS4, XBO, Switch] – 16 September
  • Clash of Chefs VR [PC VR] – 16 September
  • Eastward [PC, Switch] – 16 September
  • SkateBIRD [PC, XBO, Switch] – 16 September
  • Ni no Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom Prince’s Edition [Switch] – 17 September
  • GameDec [PC] – 21 September
  • Sheltered 2 [PC] – 21 September
  • Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot [Switch] – 24 September
  • Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye DLC [PC, PS4, XBO] – 28 September
  • Guardians of Hyelore [PC] – 29 September
  • Darksiders 3 [Switch] – 30 September
  • Demon Skin [PS4, XBO, Switch] – 30 September
  • Rogue Lords [PC] – 30 September
  • Blood Bowl 3 [PC] – September TBC


Which of these September 2021 video game releases are you picking up? Let us know down below.

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