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The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked 

Kyle Townsend
Updated February 14, 2020 8.5k votes 1.1k voters 17.2k views 34 items

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Check out the most anticipated games of 2020

Still deciding which console is the best for you? Check out this list of 2019 upcoming games to help make your choice. Featuring long-awaited sequels, new games revealed at E3 2018, and once-canceled video games, the most anticipated 2019 video game releases includes the best new and upcoming games for the PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Which 2019 games are you most excited for?

The Last of Us Part II, Jump Force, and Anthem are some of the top games we can't wait to play in 2019. Other good upcoming games include Dead or Alive 6, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Code Vein, Death Stranding, and Kingdom Hearts III.

Vote up the best new games of 2019 you're most hyped about, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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Cyberpunk 2077 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
Released: 2020 (CD Projekt Red)

Genres (Video game): Role-playing video game

Cyberpunk 2077 is a role-playing video game developed and published by CD Projekt, releasing for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Adapted from the tabletop game Cyberpunk 2020, it ...more
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The Last of Us Part II ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
Released: 2020 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, survival horror

The Last of Us Part II is a 2020 action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation 4. Set five years after The Last of Us (2013), ...more
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Star Wars: Jedi Fallen O... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #3 Moses Zook added
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Resident Evil 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #5 Released: 2019 (Capcom)
Resident Evil 2 is a survival horror game developed and published by Capcom. A remake of Resident Evil 2 (1998), it follows rookie police officer Leon S. Kennedy and college student Claire ...more

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Death Stranding is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #6 Released: 2019 (Kojima Productions)

Genres (Video game): Action

Death Stranding is an action game developed by Kojima Productions and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 4. It is the first game by game director Hideo Kojima and his ...more

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Ghost of Tsushima is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
Released: 2020 (Sucker Punch Productions)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, stealth

Ghost of Tsushima is an action-adventure video game developed by Sucker Punch Productions and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation 4. Featuring an open world for players ...more
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Kingdom Hearts III is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #10 Released: 2019 (Square Enix)

Genres (Video game): Role-playing game

Kingdom Hearts III is an action role-playing video game developed and published by Square Enix for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is the twelfth installment in the Kingdom Hearts series, a ...more

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Jump Force is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #15 Released: 2019 (Spike Chunsoft)
Jump Force is a fighting game developed by Spike Chunsoft and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment featuring characters from various manga series featured in the Weekly Shōnen Jump anthology ...more
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Borderlands 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #4 Released: 2019 (Gearbox Software)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing, first-person shooter

Borderlands 3 is an action role-playing first-person shooter video game developed by Gearbox Software, and the fourth main entry in the Borderlands series. It is to be released on September 13, ...more

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Devil May Cry 5 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #13 Released: 2019 (Capcom)
Devil May Cry 5 is an action-adventure hack and slash video game developed and published by Capcom, set to be released in 2019. It is the sixth installment in the Devil May Cry series, and first ...more

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Metro Exodus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #11 Released: 2019 (4A Games)
Metro Exodus is a first-person shooter video game developed by a Ukrainian Malta-based studio 4A Games and published by Deep Silver. It is the third installment in the Metro video game series ...more

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Days Gone is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #16

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, survival horror

Days Gone is an action-adventure game developed by SIE Bend Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 4. The game uses Unreal Engine 4. Days Gone is an ...more

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twic... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #14
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is an action-adventure video game developed by FromSoftware and published by Activision. The game is scheduled to be released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and ...more

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Pokémon Sword and... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #9 ghostwilly added Released: 2019 (Game Freak)

Genres (Video game): Role-playing

Pokémon Sword and Shield are role-playing video games developed by Game Freak and published by The Pokémon Company and Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. They are the first main ...more
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Luigi's Mansion 3 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #13 Jordan Blakely added Released: 2019 (Next Level Games)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure

Luigi's Mansion 3 is an action-adventure video game developed by Next Level Games and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It is the sequel to Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon and the third ...more
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Animal Crossing: New Hor... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
Jordan Blakely added

Genres (Video game): Social simulation, Sandbox

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Tom Clancy's The Divisio... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #18
Tom Clancy's The Division 2 is an online action role-playing video game developed by Massive Entertainment and published by Ubisoft. Played from a third-person perspective, the game takes place ...more
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Far Cry New Dawn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #19 Released: 2019 (Ubisoft Montreal)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, first-person shooter

Far Cry New Dawn is a first-person shooter developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. The game is a spin-off of the Far Cry series and a narrative sequel to Far Cry 5. Similar to ...more

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Tom Clancy's Splinter Ce... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #24 Rena Remmell added Released: 2013 (Ubisoft Montreal)
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Blacklist is an action-adventure stealth video game published by Ubisoft. It is the seventh installment of Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell series and is the direct sequel ...more
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Gears 5 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
Released: 2019 (The Coalition)

Genres (Video game): Third-person shooter

Gears 5 is a third-person shooter developed by The Coalition and published by Microsoft Studios for Windows 10 and Xbox One as part of Xbox Play Anywhere. Gears 5 focuses on Kait Diaz (Laura ...more
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Madden NFL 20 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #23 commission added
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Bayonetta 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
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Rage 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #23
Rage 2 is a first-person shooter video game developed by Avalanche Studios in conjunction with id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks. The game is the sequel to the 2010–2011 game Rage. ...more
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Team Sonic Racing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
voting closed at #26 Released: 2019 (Sumo Digital)

Genres (Video game): Kart racing

Team Sonic Racing is a kart racing game and a spinoff to Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog series. Controlling of one of fifteen characters from the series' cast, players compete in races using sports ...more
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Ori and the Will of the ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Anticipated Games In 2019, Ranked
Released: 2020 (Moon Studios)

Genres (Video game): Platform-adventure, Metroidvania

Ori and the Will of the Wisps is a platform-adventure Metroidvania video game developed by Moon Studios and published by Microsoft Studios for Microsoft Windows and Xbox One. It is a sequel to ...more