Biggest New Games of 2020 & Beyond

It's a big year ahead in gaming.

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The year ahead is one of the most significant in recent gaming history. Not only do we have the next generation of consoles set to land in the latter half of the year, but the new games of 2020 consist of ones we have been waiting years for and those that are bound to make a huge splash.

From the new game from the recently crowned kings of RPGs to the sequel to one of the best games of the last ten years, the 2020 video game release schedule is absolutely packed with quality. Let’s not forget that the Google Stadia will have a big year ahead of it despite some teething issues, and the Nintendo Switch will also be looking to to build on its excellent start with a bunch of great exclusives.

The year belongs to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, though, with 2020 acting as one long goodbye to the consoles that have been around since 2013. These new games of 2020 will be looking to give them the send-offs they deserve.

Below you can find an index by month of all the new games coming out over the next year; those scheduled to drop in 2020 without a concrete release date can be found in the TBC section. We’ll be updating this with new upcoming games of 2020 as they arrive.

New Games of January 2020
New Games of February 2020
New Games of March 2020
New Games of April 2020
New Games of May 2020
New Games of June 2020
New Games of July 2020
New Games of August 2020
New Games of September 2020
New Games of October 2020
New Games of November 2020
New Games of December 2020
New Games of TBC 2020 & Beyond

KEY: PS4 – PlayStation 4 | XB1 – Xbox One | NS – Nintendo Switch | GS – Google Stadia

New Games of January 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Monster Hunter World: IcebornePCJanuary 9th
Darwin ProjectPC, PS4, XB1January 14th
Dragon Ball Z: KakarotPC, PS4, XB1January 16th
Die By The BladePCJanuary 17th
Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE EncoreNSJanuary 17th
Rugby 20PC, PS4, XB1January 23rd
The Walking Dead: Saints & SinnersPSVRJanuary 23rd
Journey to the Savage PlanetPC, PS4, XB1January 28th
Through the Darkest of TimesPCJanuary 30th
Ash of Gods: RedemptionPC, PS4, XB1, NSJanuary 31st

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot | January 16th, 2020

Kakarot game

Developer: CyberConnect2 Co. Ltd.
Publisher: Bandai Namco
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

The first-DBZ game post-FighterZ, Kakarot is perhaps the most ambitious game from the beloved license yet. Featuring an open world that you journey through as you relive Goku’s story and absolutely chaotic action, Kakarot is shaping up to be a cinematic Kamehameha early in 2020.

New Games of February 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Dawn of FearPS4February 3rd
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TacticsPC, PS4, XB1, NSFebruary 4th
Monster Energy Supercross 3PC, PS4, XB1, NS, StadiaFebruary 4th
Zombie Army 4: Dead WarPC, PS4, XB1February 4th
7th SectorPC, PS4, XB1, NSFebruary 5th
Ghosts’n DJsPCFebruary 6th
Granblue Fantasy VersusPS4February 6th
Best Friend ForeverPC, NSFebruary 14th
Warriors Orochi 4 UltimatePC, PS4, XB1, NSFebruary 14th
Darksiders GenesisPS4, XB1, NSFebruary 14th
DreamsPS4February 14th
DCL - The GamePC, PS4, XB1February 18th
The Suicide of Rachel FosterPCFebruary 19th
Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[cl-r]PS4, NSFebruary 20th
World of HorrorPCFebruary 20th
Two Point HospitalPS4, XB1, NSFebruary 25th
Conan Chop ChopPC, PS4, XB1, NSFebruary 25th
Infliction: Extended CutPS4, XB1, NSFebruary 25th
HayfeverPC, PS4, XB1, NSFebruary 25th
Space Channel 5 VRPSVRFebruary 26th
Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIVPC, PS4February 28th
One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody KnowsPC, PS4, XB1February 28th
BloodrootsPC, PS4, NSFebruary 28th

Zombie Army 4: Dead War | February 4th, 2020

Zombie Army 4

Developer: Rebellion
Publisher: Rebellion
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Zombie Army 4 isn’t looking like it will radically change the series, but it’s always fun to shoot Nazi zombies. With more of an emphasis on perks and skill alongside the game’s notorious chaos, this could be the perfect palate cleanser for Sniper Elite fans in early 2020.


Dreams | February 14th, 2020


Developer: Media Molecule
Publisher: SIE
Platform(s): PS4

After a successful stint in Early Access, Dreams will be released to the wider world this February. You can make whatever you like, whether that’s your own game, a song, or maybe even a movie. This hugely ambitious creation game has already wowed many with just how much variety it offers, so an even bigger audience will likely only lead to even crazier creations.


One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows | February 28th, 2020

One Punch Man

Developer: Bandai Namco
Publisher: Bandai Namco
Platform(s): PS4

How do you solve the problem of Saitama being ridiculously powerful in a fighting game? It’s simple, you play as a CAC instead and call upon Saitama to save the day when you need him. Featuring an open world worth exploring and an interesting fighting mechanic, this might be one worth watching for fans of the anime.

New Games of March 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DXNSMarch 6th
Yes, Your GracePCMarch 6th
Ori and the Will of the WispsPC, XB1Match 11th
Nioh 2PS4March 13th
Dead or SchoolPS4, NSMarch 13th
MLB The Show 20PS4March 13th
My Hero One's Justice 2 PC, PS4, XB1, NSMarch 13th
Animal Crossing: New HorizonsNSMarch 20th
Doom 64PC, PS4, XB1March 20th
DOOM EternalPC, PS4, XB1, StadiaMarch 20th
Half-Life: AlyxPC (VR)March 23rd
Bleeding EdgePC, XB1March 24th
One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4PC, PS4, XB1, NSMarch 27th
Persona 5 RoyalPS4March 31st
The ComplexPC, PS4, XB1, NSMarch 31st
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 RemasteredPS4March 31st

Ori and the Will of the Wisps | March 11th, 2020

Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Developer: Moon Studios
Publisher:Microsoft Studios
Platform(s): PC, XB1

Just when you thought it was safe to put the tissues away, along comes Ori and the Will of the Wisps. Following on from the surprise success of the first game, Will of the Wisps will somehow be even more beautiful in early 2020 with a heart of gold to match. The original is now also on Nintendo Switch, so no more excuses.

Received a small delay from a February 2020 release.


Nioh 2 | March 13th, 2020

Nioh 2

Developer: Team Ninja
Publisher: Koei Tecmo
Platform(s): PS4

A sequel to the popular soulslike of 2017, Nioh 2 will feature a change in protagonist from the original game to a character customisation system instead. There are a tonne of other gameplay tweaks, but the punishing difficulty will remain the same. As with the original game, Nioh 2 will launch exclusively on PS4 before coming to other platforms at a later date.


Animal Crossing: New Horizons | March 20th, 2020

Animal Crossing New Horizons

Developer: Nintendo
Publisher: Nintendo
Platform(s): Switch

Who’s ready to bow to capitalism and a very serious tanuki this March? Animal Crossing is finally back on a Nintendo console with New Horizons shaping up to be a tropical slice of loveliness. That is, of course, if you can keep the bells coming in. With a new crafting system and multiplayer for up to eight players, New Horizons might not let you see sunlight for a long time.


DOOM Eternal | March 20th, 2020

DOOM Eternal

Developer: id Software
Publisher: Bethesda
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, Stadia

The scream of anguish when we heard in the office that DOOM Eternal would be delayed to 2020 could have brought down an airplane. Needing time to refine the game, id and Bethesda pushed the game back by five months with the Switch version left with no concrete release date. We’ve played it, and we can wait a little longer until we rip and tear.

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Resident Evil 3PC, PS4, XB1April 3rd
Final Fantasy VII RemakePS4April 11th
Trials of ManaPC, PS4, NSApril 24th
Predator: Hunting GroundsPC, PS4April 24th
Gears TacticsPC, XB1April 28th
Sakura WarsPS4April 28th
Moving OutPC, PS4, XB1, NSApril 28th
Daymare: 1998PS4, XB1April 28th

April 2020 Games: The Big Ones

Resident Evil 3 | April 3rd, 2020

Resident Evil 3
Developer: Capcom
Publisher: Capcom
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Is 2020 the year of the remake? Not only do we have Final Fantasy VII’s shiny new lick of paint to look forward to, but Resident Evil 3 is also pencilled in for early in the year. Releasing so soon after the successful Resi 2 might be a surprise to some, though a betting man would say they’ve been developed side by side. Here’s hoping this newer remake can be as a big a winner as 2019’s. Also comes bundles with Resistance multiplayer.


Final Fantasy VII Remake | April 11th, 2020

Final Fantasy 7 remake

Developer: Square Enix
Publisher: Square Enix
Platform(s): PS4

After a long, long time in development following its sensational E3 reveal a few years back, Final Fantasy VII Remake is finally ready to step out into the light. Older fans may not agree with the drastic changes to gameplay, but the inclusion of a classic mode makes that a moot point. You may never need to go back to the blocky but still fantastic original after this one drops in March.

NOTE: originally scheduled for March.


Predator: Hunting Grounds | April 24th, 2020

Developer: IllFonic
Publisher: SIE
Platform(s): PS4

The curiously PS4 exclusive Predator: Hunting Drops early in 2020 as an asymmetric multiplayer game from the minds behind Friday the 13th. Playing either as soldiers or the Predator themselves,
Hunting Grounds looks like it will be nothing if not a good bit of fun, just as long as they give you the ability to rip out your mate’s spine. Here’s hoping it overcomes the initial look of slight jankiness.


Trials of Mana | April 24th, 2020

Trials of Mana remake

Developer: Square Enix
Publisher: Square Enix
Platform(s): PC, PS4, Switch

A remake of the third game in the series, Trials of Mana looks to scratch that classic RPG itch when it launched in the second quarter of 2020. Though it is up against some stiff competition, the fact that it’s been rebuilt from the ground up with new 3D visuals and features complex narrative threads that change depending on your actions, Trials of Mana will almost certainly find an audience.

New Games of May 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
The Wonderful 101: RemasteredPC, PS4, NSMay 19th (US)/May 22nd (EU)
CruciblePCMay 20th
ManeaterPCMay 22nd
Saints Row: The Third RemasteredPC, PS4, XB1May 22nd
Minecraft DungeonsPC, PC, XB1, NSMay 26th
Those Who RemainPC, PS4, XB1May 28th
Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive EditionSwitchMay 29th

New Games of June 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Tour de France 2020PS4, XB1June 4th
Pro Cycling Manager 2020PC, PS4, XB1June 4th
Command & Conquer Remastered CollectionPCJune 5th
51 Worldwide GamesSwitchJune 5th
The Elder Scrolls Online: GreymoorPS4, Xbox OneJune 9th
Deck of AshesPCJune 9th
Beyond BluePC, PS4, XB1June 11th
DisintegrationPC, PS4, XB1June 16th
Desperados IIIPC, PS4, XB1June 16th
The Last of Us: Part IIPS4June 19th
Burnout Paradise RemasteredSwitchJune 19th
SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini BottomPC, PS4, Xbox One, SwitchJune 23rd
Fairy TailPC, PS4, SwitchJune 25th
Hunting Simulator 2PC, PS4, XB1June 25th

The Last of Us: Part II | June 19th

The Last of Us 2 Joel

Developer: Naughty Dog
Publisher: SIE
Platform(s): PS4

The Last of Us: Part II’s release date is a curiosity, it being pencilled in for February before pretty quickly being pushed back to May. A delay isn’t always a bad thing, and with Naughty Dog known for delivering some very polished, impressive games, the extra time in the oven might do it the world of good. Dive back into the world of Joel and Ellie six years after the pair first debuted on PS3 with what might be the perfect goodbye for the PS4.

New Games of July 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Deadly Premonition 2SwitchJuly 10th
F1 2020PC, PS4, XB1, GSJuly 10th
Sword Art Online: Alicization LycorisPC, PS4, XB1July 10th
Death StrandingPCJuly 14th
Ghost of TsushimaPS4July 17th
Destroy All Humans!PC, PS4, XB1July 28th

Ghost of Tsushima | July 17th, 2020

Ghost of Tsushima

Developer: Sucker Punch
Publisher: SIE
Platform(s): PS4

It’s been a bit of a weird one for Ghost of Tsushima since it was announced, it seldom being seen. Apart from the now probably dead WiLD and Deep Down, it will be the last PS4 exclusive to launch before the PS5. Can this beautiful looking samurai game deliver? And will it be launching on the new PlayStation as well? We’ll have to wait and see. Revealed for a June release in early March.

Destroy All Humans! | July 28th, 2020

Destroy All Humans!

Developer: Black Forest Games GmbH
Publisher: THQ Nordic
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, Stadia

Anyone of a particular age (read: getting on a bit) will know just how much fun the original Destroy All Humans! was on the PS2 and original Xbox. You play as Crypto, an alien with bad intentions as he brainwashes his way through a 1950s American suburb. And, yes, we will get a game with an anal probe in 2020. The industry is saved.

New Games of August 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Inertial DriftPC, PS4, XB1, NSAugust 7th
Aokana - Four Rhythms Across the BluePS4, NSAugust 21st
New WorldPCAugust 25th
Wasteland 3PC, PS4, XB1August 28th
WindboundPC, PS4, XB1, NSAugust 28th
Surgeon Simulator 2PCAugust 31st

New Games of September 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Crusader Kings IIIPCSeptember 1st
Marvel's AvengersPC, PS4, XB1, StadiaSeptember 4th

Marvel’s Avengers | September 4th, 2020


Developer: Crystal Dynamics
Publisher: Square Enix
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Announced long ago before quietly disappearing, Marvel’s The Avengers resurfaced to some mixed reactions online, the brunt of the criticism aimed at the designs for The Avengers themselves. Crystal Dynamics have since confirmed that they’re working on that, and with plenty of iconic heroes to choose from and things to smash, Marvel’s Avengers could follow in the footsteps of 2018’s Spider-Man as a great comic book adaptation.

NOTE: originally scheduled for May

New Games of October 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About TimePS4, Xbox OneOctober 2nd
Star Wars: SquadronsPC, PS4, Xbox OneOctober 2nd
FIFA 21PC, PS4, XB1October 9th
Call of Duty 2020TBCOctober TBC

Star Wars: Squadrons | October 2nd, 2020

Star Wars Squadrons
Star Wars Squadrons

Developer: EA Motive
Publisher: EA
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Following some heavy leaks, EA finally confirmed Star Wars: Squadrons early in June 2020 with a release due for later in the year. A space combat game set after the events of Return of the Jedi, Squadrons will feature both multiplayer and single player at a lower than price, and also will not feature microtransactions. Mad that that’s a selling point these days, but that’s just the way things are these days.


Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time | October 2nd, 2020

Crash 4

Developer: Toys For Bob
Publisher: Activision
Platform(s): PS4, XB1

Releasing on the same day as Squadrons while also suffering the same amount of leaks, Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time completely disregards The Wrath of Cortex et al to start a new era for the orange fury. Featuring a neat new style and what looks like a tonne of levels that could be as popular as the classics, Crash Bandicoot 4 might become a fan favourite this October.


FIFA 21 | October 9th, 2020


Developer: EA Sports
Publisher: EA
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

It was quite the shock when FIFA 21 was announced for this October, an unexpected sequel that nobody saw coming. While little has been revealed about gameplay, it looks like it will feature a tonne of sweat. You will also be able to upgrade to the next-gen version on PS5 and Xbox Series X for free, though Switch will be left far, far behind.


Call of Duty 2020 | October TBC, 2020

Modern Warfare

Developer: Treyarch
Publisher: Activision
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Just like FIFA, while nothing is confirmed yet, Activision would have to break a decade and a bit long habit if they weren’t to release a new Call of Duty game in October 2020. The word is Treyarch will be working on Black Ops 5, so watch this space.

New Games of November 2020 Schedule

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Cyberpunk 2077PC, PS4, Xbox One, StadiaNovember 19th

Cyberpunk 2077 | November 19th, 2020

Cyberpunk 2077

Developer: CD Projekt Red
Publisher: CD Projekt
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, Stadia

One of the biggest and most ambitious RPGs in recent years, CD Projekt Red’s Cyberpunk 2077 has a lot of eyes on it — and that was the case even before Keanu Reeves became involved. Set in a dystopia where augments are as common as breakfast and with a breathtaking sense of scope to make every save feel like your own, Cyberpunk 2077 might go down as one of the best games of the generation. Watch this space.

NOTE: originally scheduled for April, then September.

New Games of December 2020 Schedule

– None yet announced

New Games of TBC 2020 & Beyond

GamePlatformsRelease Date
Roller ChampionsPC, PS4, XB1, NSEarly 2020
Beyond a Steel SkyPC, iOS, PS4, XB1, NSEarly 2020
Conan Chop ChopPC, PS4, XB1, NSEarly 2020
Empire of SinPC, PS4, XB1, NSSpring 2020
MetamorphosisPCSpring 2020
Phantasy Star Online 2PC, XB1Spring 2020
Tell Me WhyPC, XB1Summer 2020
No Straight RoadsPC, PS4Summer 2020
Conglomerate 451PCQ1 2020
Paradise LostPCQ3 2020
Secret GovernmentPCQ3 2020
King's Bounty 2PC, PS4, XB1Q3 2020
AlalothPC, XB1Fall 2020
Dark AlliancePC, ConsolesFall 2020
Monstrum 2PCQ4 2020
Surviving The AftermathPC, PS4, XB1Q4 2020
Dark EnvoyPC, PS4, XB1Late 2020
OutridersPC, PS4, XB1Holiday 2020
Halo InfinitePC, XB1Holiday 2020
GodfallPC, PS5Holiday 2020
Atomic HeartPC, PS4, XB1TBC 2020
Little Nightmares 2PC, PS4, XB1, NSTBC 2020
Oddworld: SoulstormPC, PS4, XB1TBC 2020
Spelunky 2PC, PS4TBC 2020
The Artful EscapePC, XB1TBC 2020
The Walking Dead: OnslaughtPSVR, PCVRTBC 2020
Genesis NoirPC, XB1TBC 2020
Evil Genius 2: World DominationPCTBC 2020
Sniper Elite VRVRTBC 2020
Yakuza: Like a DragonPS4, XB1TBC 2020
BiomutantPC, PS4, XB1TBC 2020
Chicken Police - Paint It RedPC, PS4, XB1, NSTBC 2020
El HijoPC, PS4, XB1, NSTBC 2020
Pile Up!PC, PS4, XB1, NSTBC 2020
SpitlingsPC, PS4, XB1, NSTBC 2020
Psychonauts 2PC, PS4, XB1TBC 2020
Endling - Extinction is ForeverPC, PS4, XB1, NSTBC 2020
Castle Storm 2TBCTBC 2020
No More Heroes 3NSTBC 2020
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2PC, PS4, XB1TBC 2020
Bravely Default 2NSTBC 2020
Magic: LegendsPCTBC 2020
Naraka: BladepointTBCTBC 2020
New WorldPCTBC 2020
Rainbow Six QuarantinePC, PS4, XB1TBC 2020-21
Watch Dogs: LegionPC, PS4, XB1, PS5, Xbox 5, StadiaTBC 2020-21
Gods & MonstersPC, PS4, XB1, PS5, Xbox 4TBC 2020-21
Weird WestTBC2021
The Outlast TrialsTBC2021
Dying Light 2PC, PS4, XB1TBC
Hellblade 2PC, XSXTBC
The Wolf Among Us 2TBCTBC
LoL: ConvergencePC, ConsolesTBC
LoL: Ruined KingPC, ConsolesTBC
Sons of The ForestTBCTBC
Nine to FivePCTBC

Halo Infinite | Holiday 2020

Halo Infinite

Developer: 343 Industries
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Platform(s): PC, XB1, Xbox 4

There’s a lot riding on Halo Infinite. Not only does it have to get the Halo series back on track after the disappointment of Halo 5, but it also has to prop up the appeal of the new Xbox console when it launches. We’ve not seen any gameplay of it at this time of writing, but it shouldn’t be too long until we get to see Chief in action again.


Psychonauts 2 | TBC 2020

psychonauts 2

Developer: Double Fine
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Psychonauts 2, the sequel to the PS2 era cult classic, has been knocking around for nearly half a decade now, it receiving two delays after successful crowdfunding. With Microsoft now in control of Double Fine, here’s hoping they can finally steer it into our hands. Interesting side note: Microsoft will be publishing the game on PS4.


No More Heroes 3 | TBC 2020

No More Heroes 3

Developer: Grasshopper Manufacture
Publisher: Marvelous
Platform(s): Switch

Following the success of a small scale spin off, No More Heroes 3 was confirmed exclusively for the Switch; NMH had its start on Nintendo’s consoles. If you’ve never played a game in the series before, expect some absolutely manic action and enough buckets of blood to make a vampire squeamish. Though not yet confirmed, the threequel may also return to open world.


Carrion | TBC 2020

Carrion Game

Developer: Phobia Game Studio
Publisher: Devolver Digital
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, Switch

A novel reverse horror game, Carrion is the exact kind of thing you’d expect the professional maniacs over at Devolver Digital to publish. You play as a red blob with tendrils that’s escaped from captivity and must unleash your revenge on everyone and everything around you. Keep an eye on this as one of 2020’s standout horror games.


Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 | TBC 2021

Bloodlines 2 4

Developer: Black Forest Games GmbH
Publisher: THQ Nordic
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

It was certainly a surprise to see Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 pop up, especially as the original game was only ever a cult game. It was so underappreciated, in fact, that it was the last thing its developer did before it went out of business. Bloodlines 2 has the intricacies of that classic RPG in a modern, bloodthirsty package, topped off with some sumptuous visuals. To avoid the mistakes of the first game, it received a small delay to make sure it was the best it could be.


Rainbow Six Quarantine | TBC 2020-21

Rainbow Six Quarantine

Developer: Ubisoft
Publisher: Ubisoft
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, PS5, Xbox 4

Everybody loved the limited time mode introduced to Siege that turned it into a PVE experience similar to Left 4 Dead, so much so that Ubisoft have spun it off into its own game. Previously scheduled for a tentative 2020 but was one of three games to get pushed back at once because of the poor response of Breakpoint.


Watch Dogs: Legion | TBC 2020-21

Watch Dogs Legion

Developer: Ubisoft
Publisher: Ubisoft
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, PS5, Xbox 5, Stadia

The second game to get a delay because of Breakpoint, Watch Dogs: Legion was all set for a March 2020 release before Ubisoft changed gears and swapped it to the 2020-21 financial year. It’s a shame, because Legion’s ability to let you play as a grandmother was making early 2019 very interesting.


Gods & Monsters | TBC 2020-21

Gods And Monsters

Developer: Ubisoft
Publisher: Ubisoft
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1, PS5, Xbox 4

The lowest profile delay from the Ubisoft trio, Gods & Monsters is also coming at an unspecified date. From the mind behind AC Odyssey comes a hero’s journey through Ancient Greece as he looks to save the gods. This open world game is certainly a looker, so here’s hoping we get another look at it before too long.


Skull & Bones | TBC

Skull & Bones

Developer: Ubisoft
Publisher: Ubisoft
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

Ubisoft’s periodically delayed pirate simulator has had a staccato development since it was announced, it falling off the map multiple times and generally not capturing many headlines. With its most recent delay, Skull & Bones will have even more time to make it stand out amongst the crowd.


Bayonetta 3 | TBC

Bayonetta 3

Developer: Platinum Games
Publisher: Nintendo
Platform(s): Switch

Not much is known about Bayonetta 3, other than that it will be exclusive to the Switch and will feature a nice witch. Based on previous games in the franchise, you can expect some absolutely absurd action and a killer soundtrack to match. No release date or gameplay for this one yet.


Babylon’s Fall | TBC

Babylon's Fall

Developer: PlatinumGames
Publisher: Square Enix
Platform(s): PC, PS4

At this time of writing, Babylon’s Fall was pencilled in for a 2019 release after a very brief showing at E3 2018, but nothing has come of it yet. In fact, word on Babylon’s Fall has been very hard to come by in general, with just a quick showing during a State of Play. Perhaps Platinum are spread too thinly with many projects on the go at once, but there’s every chance we will see the game in 2020.


Dying Light 2 | TBC

Dying Light 2 5

Developer: Techland
Publisher: Techland Publishing
Platform(s): PC, PS4, XB1

A hugely ambitious sequel to one of the most underrated open world games of all time, Dying Light 2 will feature a world that reacts to your choices alongside the parkour of the original game and zombie-killing action. Dying Light 2 features quite the pedigree in the writing department, and if it’s supported half as well post-launch as the original game, we’ll be in for a treat, though we may be waiting for a long while after a huge delay.


Metroid Prime 4 | TBC

Metroid Prime 4

Developer: Nintendo/Retro Studios
Publisher: Nintendo
Platform(s): Switch

We didn’t see anything of Metroid Prime 4 for a long time and then it was announced that it would be receiving a pretty hefty delay with a change in developer. Even still, Nintendo are angling for an early 2021 release for this one. We just thought we’d put it here to remind you.

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