The Big List of 2020 Video Game Release Dates

2019 was a fairly good year for video game releases. We got a nice mix of genres and publishers releasing a solid outing of titles throughout the year. With that said, 2020 is shaping up to blow 2019 out of the water. Not only are we getting new consoles, there are also a number of very, very good game releases slated for this year. To help you keep track of the barrage of titles head your way this year we’ve put together a master Video Game release list. On this list you will find a collection of 2020 video game release dates. Let’s get started.

NOTE: I will try to keep this list as updated as possible. If you have a game you want to see on it drop a comment down below and I will add it.

January 2020 Video Game Release Dates

Image showing a screenshot from TemTem.

In typical January fashion, January 2020 is shaping up to be a relatively light month for big new title releases. With that said there are a few releases of note. If you didn’t get a chance to pop on MHW: Iceborne it is coming to PC on the 9th. There is a new take on the Pokemon formula called Temtem that is releasing in early access on PC on January 21. And last but certainly not least Warcraft III: Reforged is coming out on January 28. See what else is releasing January 2020 below.

  • Regions of Rune (Xbox One) – January 8
  • AO Tennis 2 (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) – January 9
  • Monster Hunter World: Iceborne (PC) – January 9
  • Aborigenus (Nintendo Switch) – January 10
  • Orangeblood (PC) – January 14
  • Lightmatter (PC) – January 15
  • Super Crush KO (PC, Nintendo Switch) – January 16
  • To the Moon (Nintendo Switch) – January 16
  • The Alliance Alive HD Remastered (PC) – January 16
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon (PS4; Japan Only) – January 16
  • Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – January 17
  • Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore (Nintendo Switch) – January 17
  • Hovership Havoc (Xbox One) – January 17
  • Moons of Madness (PS4, Xbox One) – January 21
  • Psikyo Shooting Stars Alpha (Nintendo Switch) – January 21
  • Temtem (PC; Early Access) – January 21
  • The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners (PC) – January 23
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – January 23
  • Kingdom Hearts 3: Re Mind DLC (PS4) – January 23
  • Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath HD (Nintendo Switch) – January 23
  • Rugby 20 (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – January 23
  • Stone (Xbox One) – January 27
  • Warcraft III: Reforged (PC) – January 28
  • Journey to the Savage Planet (PC, PS4, Xbox One) – January 28
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire (PS4, Xbox One) – January 28
  • DCL: The Game (PC) – January 28
  • Coffee Talk (PC, Nintendo Switch) – January 29
  • Sisters Royale (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – January 30
  • Skellboy (PC, Nintendo Switch) – January 30
  • Arc of Alchemist (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – January 30
  • The Darwin Project (PS4, PC) – January 30
  • Through the Darkest of Times (PC) – January 31

Expected Releases in January

  • Praestorians HD Remaster (PC)
  • Sir Eatsalot (Nintendo Switch)
  • Bastide (PC)

February 2020 Video Game Release Dates

Image showing a Summer in Mara screenshot from Steam.

Like January, the releases for February 2020 are pretty light. This is to be expected as the industry ramps up for coming releases in March and April. With that said there are a few titles you may wish to pickup this month including The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics, Dreams, One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows, and (possible) Summer in Mara. Check the full February launch list below.

  • The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch) – February 4
  • Life is Strange 2 Collector’s Edition (PS4, Xbox One, PC) – February 4
  • Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame 3 (PS4, Xbox One) – February 4
  • Zombie Army 4: Dead War (PS4, PC) – February 4
  • Yakuza 5 (The Yakuza Remastered Collection) (PS4) – February 11
  • Best Friend Forever (PC, Nintendo Switch) – February 14
  • Darksiders Genesis (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) – February 14
  • Snack World: The Dungeon Crawl Gold (Nintendo Switch) – February 14
  • Dreams (PS4) – February 14
  • Railway Empire (Nintendo Switch) – February 14
  • Vanquish (PS4, Xbox One) – February 18
  • Psikyo Shooting Stars Bravo (Nintendo Switch) – February 18
  • Bayonetta (PS4, Xbox One) – February 18
  • Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection (PC, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) – February 18
  • The Suicide of Rachel Foster (PC) – February 19
  • Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late [cl-r] (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – February 20
  • Devil May Cry 3 (Nintendo Switch) – February 20
  • Conan Chop Chop (PC, Nintendo Switch) – February 25
  • Two Point Hospital (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – February 25
  • Infliction (PS4, Xbox One) – February 25
  • Kingdom Hearts 3: Re Mind DLC (Xbox One) – February 25
  • Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIV (PS4, PC) – February 28
  • One Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows (PS4, PC) – February 28
  • Marvel’s Iron Man VR (PSVR) – February 28

Expected Releases in February

  • Offroad Transport Simulator (PC)
  • Summer in Mara (PC, Nintendo Switch)
  • Azur Lane: Crosswave (PS4, PC)
  • Pawarumi (PS4)
  • Last Oasis (PC; Early Access)

March 2020 Video Game Release Dates

Image showing a screenshot from Animal Crossing: New Horizons on the Nintendo Switch.

March 2020 is full of good releases this year including titles like Ori and the Will of the Wisps, Nioh 2, Doom Eternal, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and VR title Half-Life: Alyx. Seriously this is going to be a really good month of gaming. See the full list of titles coming this month below.

  • Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX Remake (Nintendo Switch) – March 6
  • Langrisser I & II (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – March 10
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Xbox One, PC) – March 11
  • Nioh 2 (PS4) – March 13
  • My Hero One’s Justice 2 (PS4, PC) – March 13
  • La-Mulana 1&2 (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – March 17
  • MLB The Show 20 (PS4) – March 17
  • Fairy Tail (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – March 19
  • Doom 64 (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – March 20
  • Doom Eternal (PC, PS4) – March 20
  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo Switch) – March 20
  • Bleeding Edge (PC, Xbox One) – March 24
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – March 27
  • Persona 5 Royal (PS4) – March 31

Expected Releases in March

  • Half-Life: Alyx (PC)
  • Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord (PC)

April 2020 Video Game Release Dates

Hot off the heels of March is April 2020, another huge month for gaming. This month we are getting titles such as Resident Evil 3, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Trials of Mana, Gears Tactics, and Minecraft Dungeons this month as well. See all that is coming out down below.

  • Aeolis Tournament (PC, Nintendo Switch) – April 3
  • Resident Evil 3 (PS4, PC) – April 3
  • Final Fantasy VII Remake (PS4) – April 10
  • Predator: Hunting Grounds (PS4, PC) – April 24
  • Trial of Mana (PS4, Nintendo Switch) – April 24
  • Gear Tactics (PC) – April 28

Expected Releases in April

  • Tactical Galactical (Xbox One, PC)
  • Minecraft Dungeons (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch)

May 2020 Video Game Release Dates

Image showing a screenshot of Joel from The Last of Us Part II.

Following up the huge month of April is May which also features a huge launch in The Last of Us Part II. Alongside this mega title is the planned release the RPG Wasteland 3. See what else is coming this month below.

  • Wasteland 3 (PS4, Xbox One, PC) – May 19
  • Sword Art Online Allicization Lycoris (PS4, Xbox One, PC) – May 22
  • Maneater (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) – May 22
  • The Last of Us Part II (PS4) – May 29

Expected Releases in May

  • Fast & Furious Crossroads (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • New World (PC)

June – December 2020 Video Game Release Dates

Image showing a screenshot from indie title Carrion which is slated to release in June 2020.

Up to June 2020 we have a general idea of what is coming. From June 2020 things get a bit more complicated as many of the titles launching in the latter portion of the year don’t have set release dates yet. For now there is only really a couple of titles slated for launch in this time period.

  • Carrion (PS4, PC) – June 1
  • Iron Harvest (PS4, PC) – September 1
  • Marvel’s Avengers (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Stadia) – September 4
  • Cyberpunk 2077 (PS4, Xbox One, PC) – September 17

Expected 2020 Video Game Releases

Image showing a screenshot from Halo Infinite which is slated to release in 2020.

As mentioned above the 2020 release dates aren’t really ironed out completely yet, but we do know a number of titles are slated to release during this year. Many of this titles are huge with 2020 shaping up to be potentially a really good year for games. As titles update their release dates I will update the lists above accordingly. Here’s the big titles expected to come out sometime in 2020.

  • Destroy All Humans (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Rock of Ages III: Make & Break (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Dying Light 2 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Grounded (PC, Xbox One)
  • Phantasy Star Online 2
  • Squadron 42 (PC)
  • Death Stranding (PC)
  • Planet Coaster: Console Edition (PS4, Xbox One)
  • Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition (PS4, Nintendo Switch)
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 5 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Dark Envoy (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Halo Infinite (PC, Xbox One)
  • World of Warcraft: Shadowlands (PC)
  • Axiom Verge 2 (Nintendo Switch)
  • Rune Factory 5 (Nintendo Switch)
  • Oddworld: Soulstorm (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Ooblets (PC, Nintendo Switch)
  • Rainbow Six Quarantine (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Super Meat Boy Forever (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch)
  • Gods & Monsters (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, Possibly Next Gen)
  • Pokemon Sleep (Android, IOS)
  • Kerbal Space Program 2 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • The Dark Pictured Anthology: Little Hope (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Watch Dogs: Legion (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator (PC, Xbox One)
  • Spelunky 2 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Tochlight Frontiers (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Biomutant (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Skull & Bones (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Vampire: The Masquerade Bloodlines 2 (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Ghost of Tsushima (PS4)
  • Deadly Premonition 2 (Nintendo Switch)
  • Skater XL (PC, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch)

Again this list is constantly being updated as developers put more concrete dates on the games listed above. Seeing the games coming out this year, what are you most excited for? Let me hear your hyped titles in the comments below.

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Enricofairme is the founder and lead writer on He has been creating content about video games for the past 6 years. You can follow Eli on Twitter @enricofairme.

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