Next year is going to be a big year for the gaming industry, what with the release of Microsoft and Sony’s next-generation consoles during the holiday season. Additionally, there are plenty of amazing games coming out throughout 2020 as well. Below are some of the most anticipated video games of 2020 to keep an eye out for.
Final Fantasy VII Remake
Announced all the way back at E3 2015 during the PlayStation conference, Square Enix is developing a remake of the beloved Final Fantasy VII from 1997. Because of how massive the project is, Final Fantasy VII Remake will be released in parts.
Final Fantasy VII Remake will be available March 3rd, exclusively for the PlayStation 4.
Cyberpunk 2077 is a role-playing open-world game from DC Projekt Red, best known for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The upcoming game puts players in the futuristic Night City, full of crime and violence à la Grand Theft Auto. Another highlight players can look forward to is that Cyberpunk 2077 boasts Keanu Reeves playing a main character in the game.
Cyberpunk 2077 will be available April 16th on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
The Last of Us: Part II
The first Last of Us received extremely positive reviews when the game hit six years ago on PlayStation 3. Naughty Dog will finally release The Last of Us: Part II, easily making it one of the most anticipated video games of 2020. The Last of Us: Part II will continue Ellie and Joe’s story, where they find peace in a post-pandemic United States—until a violent event changes that.
The Last of Us: Part II will be available May 29th exclusively on PlayStation 4.
Master Chief returns for the latest installment in the storied Halo franchise, which will be apart of 2020’s next-generation games. Halo Infinite will be the final game in the Reclaimer Saga from 343 Industries, continuing the story from Halo 5: Guardians.
Halo Infinite will be available Holiday 2020 for Xbox One, PC, and Microsoft’s next-gen Project Scarlett console.
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