You’ve got the ace new console, now you need some games to play on it. We’ve selected five great releases on both PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S that you’ll be able to play right from day one (or nearabout).
Spider-Man: Miles Morales
Our web-slinging Spidey friend gets a sequel to his smash hit PS4 game – which is also getting a swish PS5 remaster.
The brutally hard game that started the whole Souls franchise gets a lavish PS5 remake – come on, “git gud” agin – erm, again!
Sackboy: A Big Adventure
The cute woolly star of the LittleBigPlanet series returns in an actiontastic platformer that, as the title suggests, is stuffed with big adventure.
Become a godlike warrior, arm yourself to the teeth and let loose in an epic Gearbox slash ’em up that’s a PlayStation 5 console exclusive.
The latest entry in Codemasters’ durable rally series will be the one PS5 driving game that fans will want to race for at launch!
XBOX SERIES X|S
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
Vikings! Longboats! Scenery! And undoubtedly many, many hours of exploration and adventure in the latest massive Ubisoft open world hit.
Get your dribble on with the next-gen debut of the massive basketball franchise, which boasts some truly incredible graphics.
Watch Dogs: Legion
Grand Theft Auto meets TV’s Mr. Robot as you recruit anybody you encounter to your cause to take London back for the people.
Fortnite: The Last Laugh Bundle
The global phenomenon gets an early next-gen upgrade for the Xbox Series X|S launch, with even more visual upgrades due in 2021.
Yakuza: Like a Dragon
Definitely not “like a tiger,” the latest entry in the brilliant Yakuza franchise makes its flamboyant way onto the new Xbox.