The Best Video Games Released In 2020

Video game rankings for video games that had a release in the year 2020, ranked from best to worst. This includes games that had a release. All scores are calcuated by gamer's ratings, post reactions, and more. You can affect these rankings by joining and rating video games.

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Cyberpunk 2077 game
96
46

Cyberpunk 2077 $59.99 $29.99

  • adventure
  • cyberpunk
  • Action
  • OpenWorld
  • Mature
  • Scifi
  • RolePlaying

Players who do not speak the languages can buy a translator implant to better comprehend them; depending on the advancement of the implant, the quality of translations will vary, with more expensive implants rendering more accurate translations. "Braindance", a digital recording device streamed...

Destiny 2 game
77.6
27.6

Destiny 2

  • FirstPerson
  • mmo
  • Shooter
  • looter

It is the sequel to 2014's Destiny and its subsequent expansions. Like the original, activities in Destiny 2 are divided among player versus environment and player versus player game types. New activities have an emphasis on exploration of the planets and interactions with non-player characters on the...

Microsoft Flight Simulator game
93.9
20.2

Microsoft Flight Simulator

  • adventure
  • Flight
  • OpenWorld
  • Simulation

Microsoft Flight Simulator is a series of amateur flight simulator programs for Microsoft Windows operating systems, and earlier for MS-DOS and Classic Mac OS. It is one of the longest-running, best-known, and most comprehensive home flight simulator programs on the market. Microsoft Flight Simulator...

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition game
96.1
18.4

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition

  • japanese
  • JRPG
  • Scifi
  • RolePlaying

Animal Crossing: New Horizons game
92.8
28.2

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

  • social
  • Simulation
  • building

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a 2020 social simulation game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch; it is the fifth main entry in the Animal Crossing series. In New Horizons, the player controls a character who moves to a deserted island after purchasing a getaway package from...

Escape From Tarkov game
95.2
44.7

Escape From Tarkov

  • Shooter
  • RolePlaying

Escape from Tarkov is a hardcore and realistic online first-person action RPG/Simulator with MMO features and story-driven walkthrough. With each passing day the situation in the Norvinsk region grows more and more complicated. Incessant warfare in Tarkov has sparked massive panic; local population...

To The Moon game
95.3
45.3

To The Moon $11.99 $9.59

  • adventure
  • Puzzle
  • RolePlaying

Sakuna Of Rice And Ruin game
90.7
32.1

Sakuna Of Rice And Ruin $29.99 $14.99

  • Action
  • Platform
  • Simulation
  • RolePlaying

Catherine: Full Body game
92.8
30.3

Catherine: Full Body $49.99 $12.49

  • Action
  • Multiplayer
  • Puzzle
  • Simulation

A remake of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 game with new endings. episodes, and cutscenes. The new content includes updated visuals, new difficulty settings, new mechanics, a third character to interact with, and online multiplayer battles,

Blaster Master Zero game
92.1
41.6

Blaster Master Zero $9.99 $4.99

  • Action
  • Platform
  • Shooter

Bayonetta game
93.9
43.9

Bayonetta $24.99 $7.49

  • Action

All three games star the title character as their protagonist. The first game in the series was directed by Hideki Kamiya, who created the Devil May Cry franchise when he was working in Capcom. It was the third title in Platinum's four-game contract with Sega. Although it was Platinum's most commercially...

Deep Rock Galactic game
91.9
41.9

Deep Rock Galactic $77.93 $72.47

  • adventure
  • Action
  • survival
  • Horror
  • OpenWorld
  • Shooter
  • Scifi

Deep Rock Galactic is a 1-4 player co-op-first sci-fi FPS featuring badass space Dwarves, 100 destructible environments, procedurally-generated caves, and endless hordes of alien monsters.

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy game
93.7
43.7

Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy $19.99 $9.99

  • adventure
  • Action

The online multiplayer classic comes to Nintendo Switch™ with modernized controls. Take on the role of a new student eager to learn the ways of the Force from Jedi Master Luke Skywalker. - Play with up to 16 online players in six online multiplayer mod…

DRAGON BALL Z KAKAROT game
91.5
16.3

DRAGON BALL Z KAKAROT

  • anime
  • adventure
  • Action
  • OpenWorld
  • RolePlaying

Valheim game
91.4
6.8

Valheim $19.99 $9.99

  • adventure
  • Action
  • survival
  • OpenWorld
  • building
  • RolePlaying

Valheim is an upcoming survival and sandbox video game by the Swedish developer Iron Gate Studio. The game was developed by a five-person team, building on development work which Richard Svensson had undertaken as a side project in his spare time. Valheim takes place in a world where slain Vikings go...

Trials Of Mana game
87.2
19.5

Trials Of Mana $49.99 $24.99

  • japanese
  • anime
  • adventure
  • Action
  • JRPG
  • HackAndSlash
  • remake
  • RolePlaying

Trials of Mana is the 3D remake of the hit classic RPG released in 1995 as Seiken Densetsu 3. This daring tale of overcoming the tests of fate has been given new life! Experience the beloved adventure fully modernized with graphic improvements, charac…

Shenmue III game
89.4
39.4

Shenmue III $29.99 $2.99

  • anime
  • adventure
  • Action
  • OpenWorld
  • Simulation
  • RolePlaying

Samurai Shodown game
92.1
42.1

Samurai Shodown $73.95 $49.53

  • Action
  • Fighting
  • Simulation

Despite the name of the series, most of the characters are not samurai in the true sense of the word. The stories in the series take place in 18th-century Japan, during the Sakoku or seclusion period of Japan with great artistic license so that foreign-born characters and fictional monsters can also...

DAEMON X MACHINA game
90
27.8

DAEMON X MACHINA $49.99 $19.99

  • japanese
  • anime
  • Action
  • JRPG
  • HackAndSlash
  • Mecha
  • Shooter
  • mech
  • Scifi
  • RolePlaying
  • apocalypse

The Legend Of Heroes Trails Of Cold Steel III game
89.9
39.8

The Legend Of Heroes Trails Of Cold Steel III $59.99 $19.79

  • anime
  • adventure
  • TurnBased
  • RolePlaying

Rean Schwarzer uncovers a dark plot that threatens his homeland. To face their enemies, he must prepare a new generation of heroes as an instructor at a new branch campus and guide them towards victory.

Ghost Of Tsushima game
85.7
31

Ghost Of Tsushima

  • adventure

The year is 1274. Samurai warriors are the legendary defenders of Japan — until the fearsome Mongol Empire invades the island of Tsushima, wreaking havoc and conquering the local population. As one of the last surviving samurai, you rise from the ashes to fight back. But, honorable tactics won’t...

Daymare: 1998 game
90.9
40.4

Daymare: 1998 $29.99 $2.99

  • adventure
  • Action
  • survival
  • Horror

Daymare: 1998 is a third person survival horror game with over the shoulder camera, developed in Unreal Engine 4 for Windows PC. The game features high-end graphics, original soundtrack, immersive atmosphere, hardcore survival mechanics and many connections with the beloved old school survival horror...

Phasmophobia game
88.6
12.3

Phasmophobia

  • Action
  • Horror
  • virtualreality

It is related to fear of the dark. A persistent fear of ghosts is sometimes called phasmophobia, a type of specific phobia. It is often brought about by experiences in early childhood and causes sufferers to experience panic attacks. The fear of ghosts is widespread even in post-industrial societies....

Shantae And The Seven Sirens game
87.5
7

Shantae And The Seven Sirens $29.99 $17.99

  • adventure
  • Platform

Shantae retains her ability to transform into other creatures, now utilized via an ability called "fusion magic" that allows her to instantly transform and use a creature's ability with a button press instead having to select it like in past games, functioning similarly to the Pirate Gear in Pirate's...