Top 8 Expected Video Games of 2020

Top 8 Expected Video Games of 2020 

What cool news should gamers expect in the new year and why should you pay attention to them? Read, memorize, write down dates so as not to miss any significant release!

Cyberpunk 2077

Supported Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Publisher: CD Projekt RED

The premiere of this game, combining the genres of RPG and action, is expected on April 16, 2020. Publishes her company CD Project RED, which previously released the popular The Witcher 3. True gamers have long recorded the release date, and the most stubborn even pre-ordered. Separate excitement caused the appearance of Keanu Reeves in the game as one of the characters.


The plot of this action takes place in the world of Cyberpunk 2020 desktops, but in a later timeline. Gamers will need to play for the main character V, who is engaged in the study of the city of Night City. Players will receive a large selection of original weapons, equipment and skills. The concept of classes has been transferred from the original board to the game.

Halo infinite

Supported Platforms: PC, Xbox One

Publisher: Xbox Game Studios

The game is a continuation of the first-person shooter Halo 5: Guardians – the best-selling Xbox One exclusive. The exact date when the long-awaited sequel will go on sale is still unknown. It is expected that this will happen only at the end of 2020, but loyal fans are ready to wait.

The developer of 343 Industries has not yet disclosed the details of the plot: it is only clear that the next game in the series will be a logical continuation of the story of Master Chief. News about the gameplay and shooter features may appear on E3 2020.

Watch Dogs: Legion

Supported Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One

Publisher: Ubisoft Entertainment

As early as March 6, 2020, gamers around the world will be able to check out the third part of the Watch Dogs series – an action that takes place in the open world. Events unfold in an alternative version of London, which turned into an anti-utopian city. The game is a logical continuation of Watch Dogs 2.

In the third part, the gamer will be able to choose as a character any resident of the metropolis. Even the old woman! At the same time, each hero has his own animations, sound and company chips. It is also assumed that the plot, depending on the character, will differ in the details and branches of the line.

Dying light 2

Publisher: Techland Publishing

Fans of Dying Light are looking forward to the new year with special impatience, because the developer and publisher of the role-playing action movie promised to release the second part. Locations in the game will become larger, changes in the list of used weapons are also expected (a new one will appear). The rest is the same: a chilling atmosphere of horror, zombies, clashes between clans and other buns.

The game Dying Light has an open world, so that all decisions of the gamer will affect the course of the campaign: the choice in this part will be much greater than in the second. Players will also be available online corporate. It is assumed that the role-playing action movie will be presented in the second quarter of 2020.

Iron harvest

Supported Platforms: PC

Publisher: Deep Silver

This is a strategy in the style of dieselpunk, where the user will take part in the events of an alternative history of the world. The plot unfolds in 1920, when the Second World War with the participation of humanoid robots. The gamer will be able to choose which side to play for and which unique units to use.

The game will have three opposing countries, each of which has its own goals, its own unique weapon and its own individual tasks. And, of course, exclusive diesel-punk robots! The developer of KING Art Games promises that the game will be available on September 1, 2020.

Final Fantasy VII Remake

Supported Platforms: PS4

Publisher: Square Enix Company

The release of the remake of the seventh part of this game is scheduled for March 3, 2020. The legendary role-playing game will be updated: it will have a new Unreal Engine 4 engine and modified graphics. The meaning of Final Fantasy VII Remake is to help the characters defeat the Shin-Ra Corporation, which intended to destroy the planet for its own benefit.

Gamers will meet with already familiar characters – Cloud, Barrett, Iris and Yuffy. All battles will take place in real time, and for research the player will be offered three whole continents. There will be where to turn around!

Phantasy Star Online 2

Supported Platforms: Xbox One, PC

Publisher: Square Enix Company

Another Asian game that fans are eagerly awaiting: a release outside their native region was announced for spring 2020. To the delight of fans, the game will appear not only on the Xbox One, but also on the PC. PSO2 has been considered a real hit in Japan for several years, it has more than 5 million players.

According to the plot, gamers have to explore new planets as part of a space expedition. The game has various quests, the ability to choose your own unique character, classes, races, and more. This MMO has existed on the Japanese market for seven years and will now be available to Western gamers.

System shock 2020

Platforms used: PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4, macOS and Linux.

Publisher: Night Dive Studios

Another of the expected remakes of the coming year, the original of which was created back in 1994. System Shock 2020 is a first-person shooter. According to the plot, events unfold on board the spacecraft, and the main character will have to fight with artificial intelligence. The developers also announced new opponents – Cyborg Assassin and Mutant Cyborg.

The game was started to be developed several times, and then the process was frozen. Funds for the remake were collected using the Kickstarter platform. Late last year, Night Dive Studios announced the completion of the alpha version and final plans for the publication of System Shock 2020. It is expected that the game will go on sale in the first or second quarter of the year.