Among the year’s best games, November 2023 is looking to have some of the hottest titles. This year has already seen some amazing titles like Baldur’s Gate 3 and the redeemed Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty.
However, the upcoming list has some contenders that should definitely be given consideration.
Best Games November 2023
There are some dark horse contenders coming up. Due to its proximity to the end-of-year holiday season, November boasts many respectable titles.
Here are some of the top picks to keep an eye on.
Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story
Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story continues the trend of single-player games published by Riot Forge. Developed by Tequila Works, Song of Nunu is an puzzle/adventure game starring the young boy Nunu and his yeti companion Willump.
As you explore across the Frejlord, you’ll become well acquainted with champions like Braum, Lissandra and Ornn.
Song of Nunu sets the stage as one of the best games of the month, releasing November 1, 2023.
It is available on consoles via the Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5. On PC, it’s available from Steam, Epic Games Store and GOG.
The Talos Principle 2
The Talos Principle 2 is the long-awaited sequel to the 2014 puzzle game. Developed by Croteam and published by Devolver Digital, The Talos Principle 2 is a philosophical puzzle game.
Set in a the aftermath of humanity, human culture lives on through robots. Play through a wide variety of megastructures across many different environments.
As you solve many different puzzles with old and new tools, ponder the purpose of civilization in the cosmos.
The Talos Principle 2 will release on November 2 for PC and consoles. It will be available on Steam, Epic Games, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
The sequel to 2022’s Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 continues the story of Captain Price and Task Force 141. It is a reboot, not a remake, of the 2011 game of the same name.
With more of the same from Call of Duty, players can go through the cinematic campaign, tackle the classic multiplayer or battle out in the zombie mode. Changing up the formula, the zombie mode is now a multiplayer survival mode in a huge map.
For returning players from Modern Warfare 2 (2022), players can carry over their inventory.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 releases on November 10. It will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and PC.
Super Mario RPG
In contrast to the above, Super Mario RPG is a full remake of the SNES classic from the 90s. One of the best games of its time, the remake lets fans new and old (re)visit the title in November 2023.
Stalwart characters Mario, Bowser and Peach team up with original characters Mallow and Geno. This oddball, unexpected alliance lets players travel across colorful worlds and battle in turn-based combat.
Super Mario RPG releases on November 17 for the Nintendo Switch.
Persona 5 Tactica
The Phantom Thieves of Hearts return in another spinoff of Persona 5. The ragtag gang sets off for a new adventure in Persona 5 Tactica.
After starring in JRPGs, a dancing game and a beat ’em up action game, the Phantom Thieves this time engage in an XCOM-style strategy game.
With new character Erina, the stylish Thieves can battle with their powerful Personas and myriad weapons for a fashionable flourish of fighting.
Persona 5 Tactica releases on November 17, rounding out some of the best games of November 2023.
It will be available on consoles for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S. It will also be on PC, available through Steam and Xbox Game Pass.