There’s been a lot of debate over whether PC is the better gaming medium vs traditional consoles, and while there may not be a definitive answer (yet), Windows gamers have a lot to look forward to when it comes to the best new PC games of 2020. While there have been some seriously solid PC releases over the last few years, 2020’s roster of new games is already pretty impressive.
From action-RPG titles like Dragon Ball: Kakarot to the latest and greatest survival horror games like The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners and more, what’s your favorite new PC game this year?
Vote up all your favorite new PC games, and vote down all the titles you tried but couldn’t get into. And if your favorite new PC games are missing, add them below. Don’t forget to check back often as we update this list with more games.
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot is a semi open-world action role-playing game developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment, based on the Dragon Ball franchise, released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama designed the new original character Bonyū for the game. It was released on January 17, 2020. Kakarot received postive reviews. Metacritic awarded the game with scores of 71 for the PC version, 74 for PlayStation 4, and 75 for Xbox One. ...more on Wikipedia
Genres (Video game): Action role-playing
Developer: CyberConnect2, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment
Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment
Zombie Army 4: Dead War is a third-person tactical shooter stealth video game developed and published by Rebellion Developments. It is a sequel to the 2015 compilation game Zombie Army Trilogy, itself a spin-off to the Sniper Elite series. It was released on 4 February 2020 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows. The game is set in year 1946, one year later Adolf Hitler was "defeated by the Resistance and banished to hell, but the 'Dead War' is far from over". The player joins the Dead War to fight across Europe, handling Hitler's soldiers wherever that you travel, yet it's no simple assignment as ZA4 presents a fatal program of zombies tingling to benefit from your heroic flesh. ...more on Wikipedia
Genres (Video game): Tactical shooter, survival horror
Developer: Rebellion Developments
Series: Sniper Elite
Publisher: Rebellion Developments
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics is a video game based on The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. It is a battle-strategy game where you play as the Gelfling in a war against each other. Other species such as the Podling and the Fizzgigs are also playable. In The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics, lead the heroic Gelfling to restore light to the world of Thra! Experience everything the fantasy world has to offer by playing through the events of the Netflix series. Encounter never-seen-before playable characters, stories, and environments. ...more on Wikipedia
Genres (Video game): Role-playing game
Developer: Krafton Game Union
Corruption 2029 is the spiritual successor of Mutant Year Zero, set in a dystopian America, where your team of three fight a covert campaign against the forces of the New American Council. It was released on February 17, 2020. Set in a dystopian America in the not-so-distant future. CORRUPTION is a new tactical strategy game from The Bearded Ladies, creators of Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden. Using your supreme tactical abilities, command a squad of heavily augmented 'units' deep into enemy territory to discover the cause of the CORRUPTION. ...more on Wikipedia
Genres (Video game): Tactical turn-based game
Developer: The Bearded Ladies
Publisher: The Bearded Ladies