Here are the top 5 upcoming video games hitting shelves in November 2019

October was an exciting month for games. We finally scoredCall of Duty: Modern Warfare, a much-anticipatedsoft reboot for the iconicModern Warfare sub-series. Additionally, brand-new RPG TheOuter Worldsfinally arrived on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and it was an extraterrestrial delight. Luckily for us, November also has its fair share of promising upcoming video games.

Whether youre excited to get your hands on the newStar Warstitle on Switch or youre just itching to finally see whetherPokmon SwordandShield will live up to the hype, there are plenty of forthcoming goodies to keep you occupied. Weve narrowed down the hefty list of new video games to the hottest titles youll want to snatch up.

Here are the five best upcoming video games, in order of release date, to look out for over the next month.

Top 5 upcoming video games for November 2019

1)Red Dead Redemption II

Release date:Nov. 5, 2019


Red Dead Redemption II/PlayStation

Upon its initial release in late 2018,Red Dead Redemption IItook the gaming world by storm due to its incredible open-world design and rich plot and gameplay. Now, PC gamers can get in on the fun, too. Pick up your guns and lasso, don your dustiest cowboy boots, and wade into the gritty politics and landscapes of the wild, wild west.

2)Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

Release date:Nov. 5, 2019

Platform:Nintendo Switch

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020/Nintendo U.K.

The sixth installment in theMario and Sonic Olympic-themed franchise,Tokyo 2020,will boast everything fans love best about these games: beloved characters from bothSonic andMario games, iconic Olympic events, the works. In addition to classic events such as boxing and soccer, this latest title will introduce new ones like karate, skateboarding, and surfing.

3)Death Stranding

Release date:Nov. 8, 2019

Platform:PlayStation 4

Kojima Productions/Best Buy

Game-creator extraordinaire Hideo Kojima is bringing an all-new action game to PlayStation 4. Set in a post-apocalyptic planet submerged in water, Death Stranding follows Sam Bridges as he attempts to piece together the broken fragments of society and save humankind from extinction.

4)Pokmon SwordandShield

Release date:Nov. 15, 2019

Platform:Nintendo Switch


No upcoming 2019 video games have caused quite as much hubbub asPokmon Sword and Shield, the newest installments of one of the most iconic gaming franchises of all time. Set in the brand-new Galar region,SwordandShield will feature tons of new Pokmon, battle mechanics, gym leaders, and more. Boot up your Pokdexes, because its almost time to catch em all.

5)Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

Release date:Nov. 15, 2019

Platform: Nintendo Switch

Respawn Entertainment/Lucasfilm

Coming out just in time for the last movie in the Skywalker saga,Fallen Orderis a promising newStar Wars game that takes place right after the events of Revenge of the Sith. Players will wield lightsabers and force power while they assume the role of Padawan Cal Kestis, one of the only Jedi who survived the Empires mass Jedi purge.

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