With your tiny, adorable skateboard, you can become the next extreme sports legend, and you can even attract your birds to visit your makeshift park. Copyright ©2020 Designtechnica Corporation. All rights reserved. Isle of Cats Should be here today! Will Ellie's homosexuality be used in the plot for anything more than an excuse for violence? Wired may earn a portion of sales from products that are purchased through our site as part of our Affiliate Partnerships with retailers. Those vast, sandy deserts contain an astonishing amount of detail and a compelling sense of mystery that the creators at Shedworks have spent years trying to get right. Will this game have something intelligent or interesting to say about its violence, or will it just be a festival of nastiness? These are the games we think are most likely to start off 2020 the right way. It will still feature the action RPG mechanics from recent entries, but do so with a new theme and setting later this year. Nintendo said this will be headed to Switch sometime in 2020, though we haven’t gotten an update in quite some time. An action-adventure game starring the Avengers, including Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk, Black Widow, Thor, and more, Marvel’s Avengers is set after a tragic event led to the organization being disbanded, but a new threat necessitates its revival. The classic series of painstakingly crafted simulators from Microsoft is returning, with a new, gorgeous-looking Microsoft Flight Simulator cresting over the horizon. It will focus on linear, narrative-driven gameplay as part of the single-player component. Rip and tear, until the job is done. It’s a story you’d expect, but there’s still massive hype for it, and we’ll get to play it later this year. Halo 5, meanwhile, was a troubled game that didn't seem to fully satisfy creators or players. Mafia: Definitive Edition. Like, we all know this game. In it, you’re stuck in a time loop with the goal of taking out your target however necessary. The third (and final) remaster or remake to make this list is Mafia: … Based on its previews and our time with it at E3 2019, Fall Guys is shaping up to be a blast. But here we are! We suggest you start saving your money because your wallet is in for some pain. It's not at all clear, but with Naughty Dog at the helm, it's bound to be compelling even if it comes up empty. Jon-Paul Dyson and Shannon Symonds from the Strong Museum of Play dive into the last 40 years of video game history and come up with a list of some of the greatest games of all time. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. Barring unforeseen delays, here are the best games coming your way in the next 12 months. In the latest game, Yakuza: Like a Dragon, the development team is taking a huge risk by switching the combat to a turn-based role-playing style, and despite it seeming like a weird fit in a series known for brawling, the goofiness and charm of Yakuza looks like it will still shine through completely. Most anticipated KS campaigns: Frosthaven (Won’t ship in 2020, but excited about the KS campaign. The contemporary history of the Halo franchise is rough. That’s Deathloop. Each year, we get a new Madden NFL game, and each year, it becomes one the bestselling games. Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout could very well be the next big thing, giving you insane 60-player online multiplayer action that throws you through challenging obstacle courses. It seems like it’s aiming to be a lot more challenging than the first two games, at least based on what we got to play during its demo (which is available to download for free right now).