Traditionally, November is that time of the year when companies go all-out. Big releases and blockbusters start flying out, just in time for Thanksgiving. This year is no different. The PC game releases in November 2021 include Call of Duty: Vanguard, Battlefield 2042, Forza Horizon 5, and Jurassic World Evolution 2. We’ll also see major franchises getting remasters or re-releases with add-ons, such as Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition.
Note: Take a look at our October 2021 article to see if you missed out on a game this past month. For all the other content drops this year, and those in 2022 and beyond, check out our full PC game release dates listing.
November 2021 PC game releases – Call of Duty: Vanguard, Battlefield 2042, Forza Horizon 5, GTA: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition, Skyrim Anniversary Edition
Unpacking (Witch Beam/Humble Games): November 2
Unpacking is touted as a zen puzzle game. You bring out various items and objects, then place them in the correct spots to create a cozy living space.
Call of Duty: Vanguard (Sledgehammer Games): November 5
The next Call of Duty game has you assaulting all theaters and fronts in World War II.
Fast & Furious: Spy Racers Rise of SH1FT3R (3D Clouds): November 5
Use high-tech cars, trigger traps, and race your way to victory.
Forza Horizon 5 (Playground Games/Xbox Game Studios): November 9
Get ready to drive, drift, and perform stunts in the beautiful locales of Mexico. Forza Horizon 5 releases this November 2021. Those who purchase the Premium Edition can play a few days earlier.
Jurassic World Evolution 2 (Frontier Developments): November 9
Build and manage your own park, and beware of your dinosaurs.
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – Definitive Edition (Rockstar Games): November 11
GTA III, GTA: Vice City, and GTA: San Andreas are part of this bundle. You’ve got enhanced visuals, 4K resolution and Nvidia DLSS support, updated GTA V-style controls, and more improvements.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition (Bethesda Softworks): November 11
Return to the land of the Nords. Owners of Skyrim Special Edition can purchase the Skyrim Anniversary Edition upgrade. It contains all Creation Club content at the time of its November release.
Bright Memory: Infinite (FYQD-Studio): November 11
Use your swords, guns, and combos to eliminate hostiles.
Sherlock Holmes Chapter One (Frogwares): November 16
The cunning detective returns. This time, you’ll play as a younger version of Holmes who’s out to solve a mystery on a Mediterranean island.
Surviving the Aftermath (Iceflake Studios): November 16
Build your base and protect your colonists in a post-apocalyptic world. Surviving the Aftermath will leave Early Access this November 2021.
The Waylanders (Gato Studio): November 16
It’s an RPG based on Celtic myths.
Battlefield 2042 (EA/DICE): November 19
The next game in the Battlefield franchise won’t have a campaign or a battle royale mode. Instead, Battlefield 2042, which comes out this November 2021, has 128 players duking it out in matches. Those who purchase the Gold or Ultimate Editions will be able to play a few days earlier.
Farming Simulator 22 (Giants Software): November 22
Get ready with your rigs and machines as you grow and harvest crops.
What do you think about November 2021’s PC game releases? Are there any offerings and content drops you’re looking forward to this month? Let us know.
Note: All release dates are for North America.