The year is drawing to a close and with it comes a slew of new content drops. November 2020’s PC games include Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, Yakuza: Like a Dragon, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin, and Godfall. Likewise, two expansions that got delayed — Destiny 2: Beyond Light and World of Warcraft: Shadowlands — finally arrive this month. We’ll also see remasters and remakes such as XIII, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered, Observer: System Redux, and more.
Note: Take a look at our October 2020 article to see if you missed out on a game this past month. For all the other content drops this year, and those in 2021 and beyond, check out our full PC game release dates listing. Likewise, for those wondering where Cyberpunk 2077 went, well, it got delayed. It’ll release on December 10, 2020, instead.
November 2020 PC game releases
YesterMorrow (Bitmap Galaxy): November 5
A 2D platformer with a bit of time traveling.
Grey Skies: A War of the Worlds Story (Steel Arts Software): November 5
The game combines stealth and action with H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds providing a backdrop.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Remastered (Stellar Entertainment/EA): November 6
Get ready to outrun your rivals and the law, or take down racers with police cars, in this remastered version of the 2010 classic.
Dirt 5 (Codemasters): November 6
It’s time for another go at off-road racing.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla (Ubisoft): November 10
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla has you playing as the Viking Eivor and battle it out against the Anglo-Saxons in a brand new time period.
Destiny 2: Beyond Light (Bungie): November 10
The next expansion/comet for Destiny 2 takes Guardians to the frozen hellscape of Europa. In Destiny 2: Beyond Light, players will be able to wield a variation of the Darknesss via the new Stasis element.
Yakuza: Like A Dragon (Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio): November 10
The eighth mainline game in the Yakuza series.
XIII (Microids): November 10
A cel-shaded FPS that originally released in 2003 will be getting an all-new remake.
Observer: System Redux (Bloober Team): November 10
This remastered version of the techno-horror game Observer has new cases for you to investigate, tweaks to gameplay mechanics, updated visuals, and 4K support.
Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin (Edelweiss): November 10
Play as a banished goddess who must harvest crops, and battle unruly denizens in this artsy adventure game.
Tetris Effect: Connected (Monsters/Resonair): November 10
Did you enjoy Tetris Effect‘s single-player game modes in the past? Well, prepare for multiplayer bouts.
The Falconeer (Tomas Sala): November 10
Explore a vast ocean world on a gigantic falcon as you fight against other flying beasts.
Fuser (Harmonix): November 10
You might’ve played various instruments before but, now, you’re going to be the DJ. Create a new fusion of sounds and beats and get the party started.
Age of Wonders: Planetfall – Star Kings (Triumph Studios)
The last expansion for Age of Wonders: Planetfall introduces a new race, the battle suit-wearing Oathbound.
Godfall (Counterplay Games/Gearbox): November 12
Godfall is a looter-slasher — a game with lots of loot, and you get rewards by killing enemies with melee attacks. As a Valorian knight, you’ll need to slice, dice, and destroy your enemies to save the land of Aperion.
The Pathless (Giant Squid): November 12
Hunt the denizens of a vast, forested world in this adventure game from the makers of ABZÛ.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (Activision Blizzard): November 13
Get ready to shoot and blast your way through absolute mayhem. Set in the early 1980s, you’re going in for a wild ride in this game that takes place between the original Call of Duty: Black Ops and its sequel.
Mars Horizon (Auroch Digital): November 17
Create your space agency’s base, launch satellites, and build a spacecraft that could take your astronauts all the way to Mars.
World of Warcraft: Shadowlands (Activision Blizzard): November 23
Just prior to the events of the World of Warcraft: Shadowlands expansion, Sylvanas manages to rip open a doorway to the unimaginable, the afterlife itself. In World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, you’ll make your way to the realm of the departed, meet new and old characters (friends and foes), and put a stop to Sylvanas’ designs.
Football Manager 2021 (Sports Interactive): November 24
It’s another year and it’s time for you to achieve success by managing your football team.
What do you think about November 2020’s offerings? Are there any PC game releases and content drops you’re looking forward to this month? Let us know.
Note: All release dates are for North America.