The Biggest Console Games of May 2020 and Beyond | IGN

Whether your console of choice is PS4, Xbox One, or Nintendo Switch, you have a lot of promising games to look forward to in the remainder of 2020. And that’s not even counting the PS5 and Xbox Series X, both of which are scheduled to launch this fall. We’ve assembled the list below to help you keep track of what games are on the way, with updated release dates for all the major games across all consoles. If you’re ready to secure a copy of any of the titles you see, click the buy links to preorder where available.

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Upcoming PS4 Games

maneater1 The Biggest Console Games of May 2020 and Beyond | IGNMay is a bit of a slower month for PS4 owners, but anyone looking for something to play can probably find something worthwhile. For instance, Maneater is an open-ocean game about growing a hungry shark pup into a Jaws-like threat to humanity.

May 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • John Wick Hex – May 5 – Buy It
  • Void Bastards – May 7 – Buy It
  • Star Wars Episode I: Racer – May 12
  • Super Mega Baseball 3 – May 13
  • Those Who Remain – May 15 – Buy It
  • Arcade Spirits – May 22 – Buy It
  • Maneater – May 22 – Buy It
  • Saints Row: The Third Remastered – May 22 – Buy It
  • Minecraft Dungeons – May 26
  • Shantae and the Seven Sirens – May 28

June 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor – June 9
  • The Last of Us Part II – June 19 – Buy It
  • Spongebob Squarepants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated – June 23 – Buy It

July 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Ghost of Tsushima – July 17 – Buy It
  • Destroy All Humans – July 28 – Buy It

August 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Wasteland 3 – August 28 – Buy It

September 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Marvel’s Avengers – September 4 – Buy It
  • Cyberpunk 2077 – September 17 – Buy It

Upcoming PS4 and PS5 Games – Release Date TBA

  • Cris Tales – TBA – Buy It
  • Dying Light – TBA – Buy It
  • Elden Ring – TBA – Buy It
  • Fast & Furious Crossroads – TBA – Buy It
  • Final Fantasy: Chrystal Chronicles Remastered – Summer 2020 – Buy It
  • Godfall (PS5) – TBA
  • Gods and Monsters – TBA – Buy It
  • Iron Man VR – TBA – Buy It
  • LEGO Star Wars: Skywalker Saga – TBA – Buy It
  • No Straight Roads – TBA – Buy It
  • Outriders – TBA – Buy It
  • Psychonauts 2 – TBA
  • Remothered: Broken Porcelain – TBA – Buy It
  • System Shock Remastered – TBA
  • Tales of Arise – TBA – Buy It
  • Trails of Cold Steel IV – TBA
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Quarantine – TBA
  • Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 – TBA – Buy It
  • Watch Dogs: Legion – TBA – Buy It
  • XIII – TBA
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon – TBA

Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games

xenoblade The Biggest Console Games of May 2020 and Beyond | IGNMay is apparently the month of remasters and re-releases for Switch owners. We’re getting The Wonderful 101 Remastered, Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition, Star Wars Episode I: Racer, and three game collections from 2K. Wild.

May 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Void Bastards – May 7 – Buy It
  • Star Wars Episode I: Racer – May 12
  • Super Mega Baseball 3 – May 13 – Buy It
  • The Wonderful 101 Remastered – May 19 – Buy It
  • Arcade Spirits – May 22 – Buy It
  • Minecraft Dungeons – May 26 – Buy It
  • Ninjala – May 27 – Buy It
  • Shantae and the Seven Sirens – May 28
  • BioShock: The Collection – May 29 – Buy It
  • Borderlands Legendary Collection – May 29 – Buy It
  • XCOM 2 Collection – May 29 – Buy It
  • Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition – May 29 – Buy It
  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Extracurricular Edition – May 30 – Buy It
  • Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus – TBA May 2020 – Buy It

June 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics – June 5 – Buy It
  • The Outer Worlds – June 5 – Buy It
  • Burnout Paradise Remastered – June 19 – Buy It
  • Spongebob Squarepants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated – June 23 – Buy It
  • Mr. Driller DrillLand – June 25
  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III – June 30 – Buy It

July 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Catherine: Full Body – July 7 – Buy It
  • Deadly Premonition 2 – July 10

Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games – Release Date TBA

  • Bravely Default II – TBA
  • Cris Tales – TBA – Buy It
  • Deadly Premonition 2 – TBA
  • Doom Eternal – TBA – Buy It
  • The Elder Scrolls Blades – Spring 2020
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Remastered – Summer 2020 – Buy It
  • Fuser – Fall 2020
  • King’s Bounty II – TBA
  • LEGO Star Wars: Skywalker Saga – TBA – By It
  • No More Heroes 3 – TBA – Buy It
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire – TBA – Buy It
  • Remothered: Broken Porcelain – TBA – Buy It
  • Super Meat Boy Forever – TBA – Buy It
  • Trails of Cold Steel IV – TBA
  • Vigor – TBA
  • Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition – TBA
  • XIII – TBA

Upcoming Xbox One Games

minecraft-dungeons1 The Biggest Console Games of May 2020 and Beyond | IGNThe wait is finally over for Minecraft Dungeons in May. Also out are the open-sea game Maneater, Saints Row: The Third Remastered, and a bunch more titles.

May 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Super Mega Baseball 3 – May 13 – Buy It
  • Maneater – May 22 – Buy It
  • Arcade Spirits – May 22 – Buy It
  • Saints Row: The Third Remastered – May 22 – Buy It
  • Minecraft Dungeons – May 26 – Buy It
  • Shantae and the Seven Sirens – May 28

June 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • The Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor – June 9
  • Spongebob Squarepants: Battle for Bikini Bottom Rehydrated – June 23 – Buy It

July 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Destroy All Humans – July 28 – Buy It

August 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Wasteland 3 – August 28 – Buy It

September 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Marvel’s Avengers – September 4 – Buy It
  • Cyberpunk 2077 – September 17 – Buy It

Upcoming Xbox One and Xbox Series X Games – Release Date TBA

  • Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey – TBA
  • The Ascent – TBA
  • Battletoads (Untitled) – TBA
  • Bright Memory Infinite – TBA
  • Call of the Sea – TBA
  • Chorus – TBA
  • Cris Tales – TBA – Buy It
  • Crossfire X – TBA
  • Dirt 5 – TBA
  • Dying Light 2 – TBA – Buy It
  • Elden Ring – TBA – Buy It
  • Fast & Furious Crossroads – TBA – Buy It
  • Gears Tactics – TBA – Buy It
  • Gods and Monsters – TBA – Buy It
  • Halo Infinite – TBA
  • LEGO Star Wars: Skywalker Saga – TBA – Buy It
  • Madden NFL 21 – TBA
  • The Medium – TBA
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator – TBA
  • Outriders – TBA – Buy It
  • Psychonauts 2 – TBA
  • Scarlet Nexus – TBA
  • Scorn – TBA
  • Second Extinction – TBA
  • Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II – TBA
  • Shovel Knight Showdown – TBA
  • Super Meat Boy Forever – TBA
  • System Shock Remastered – TBA
  • Tales of Arise – TBA – Buy It
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Quarantine – TBA
  • Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 – TBA – Buy It
  • Watch Dogs: Legion – TBA – Buy It
  • XIII – TBA
  • Yakuza: Like a Dragon – TBA

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Past Game Release Dates

January 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot – January 17 – Buy It
  • Buildings Have Feelings Too – January 28 – Buy It
  • Journey to the Savage Planet – January 28 – Buy It
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire – January 28 – Buy It
  • Monstrum – January 31 – Buy It

February 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Life is Strange 2 – February 4 – Buy It
  • Zombie Army 4: Dead War – February 4 – Buy It
  • AO Tennis 2 – February 11 – Buy It
  • The Unicorn Princess – February 11 – Buy It
  • Yakuza 5 – February 11
  • Yakuza Remastered Collection – February 11 – Buy It
  • Darksiders Genesis – February 14 – Buy It
  • Dreams – February 14 – Buy It
  • Street Fighter V: Champion Edition – February 14 – Buy It
  • Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate – February 14 – Buy It
  • Bayonetta & Vanquish 10th Anniversary Bundle – February 18 – Buy It
  • Hunt: Showdown – February 18 – Buy It
  • Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late [Cl-R] – February 20 – Buy It
  • Mega Man Zero/Zx Legacy Collection – February 25 – Buy It
  • Real Heroes: Firefighter – February 25 – Buy It
  • Two Point Hospital – February 25 – Buy It
  • One-Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows – February 28 – Buy It
  • Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIV – February 28 – Buy It

March 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories – March 1 – Buy It
  • Utawarerumono: Prelude to the Fallen – March 1 – Buy It
  • La-Mulana 1 & 2: Hidden Treasure Edition – March 10 – Buy It
  • My Hero One’s Justice 2 – March 13 – Buy It
  • Nioh 2 – March 13 – Buy It
  • MLB The Show 20 – March 17 – Buy It
  • Narcos: Rise of the Cartels – March 17 – Buy It
  • Overpass – March 17 – Buy It
  • RBI Baseball 20 – March 17 – Buy It
  • Doom Eternal – March 20 – Buy It
  • Moons of Madness – March 24 – Buy It
  • Gigantosaurus: The Game – March 27 – Buy It
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 – March 27 – Buy It
  • RPG Maker MV – March 30 – Buy It
  • Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory – March 31 – Buy It
  • Persona 5 Royal – March 31 – Buy It

April 2020 – PS4 Game Release Dates

  • Resident Evil 3 – April 3 – Buy It
  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories – April 7
  • Final Fantasy VII Remake – April 10 – Buy It
  • Predator: Hunting Grounds – April 24 – Buy It
  • Trials of Mana – April 24 – Buy It
  • Moving Out – April 28
  • Sakura Wars – April 28
  • SnowRunner – April 28

January 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore – January 17 – Buy It
  • Monstrum – January 31 – Buy It

February 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Darksiders Genesis – February 14 – Buy It
  • Snack World: The Dungeon Crawl – Gold – February 14 – Buy It
  • Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate – February 14 – Buy It
  • Hunt: Showdown – February 18 – Buy It
  • Devil May Cry 3 Special Edition – February 20 – Buy It
  • Under Night In-Birth Exe: Late [Cl-R] – February 20 – Buy It
  • Gods and Monsters – February 25 – Buy It
  • Mega Man Zero/Zx Legacy Collection – February 25 – Buy It
  • Rune Factory 4 Special – February 25 – Buy It
  • Two Point Hospital – February 25 – Buy It
  • Metro Redux – February 28 – Buy It

March 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories – March 1 – Buy It
  • Murder by Numbers – March 5 – Buy It
  • Pokemon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team DX – March 6
  • La-Mulana 1 & 2: Hidden Treasure Edition – March 10 – Buy It
  • My Hero One’s Justice 2 – March 13 – Buy It
  • Narcos: Rise of the Cartels – March 17 – Buy It
  • RBI Baseball 20 – March 17 – Buy It
  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons – March 20 – Buy It
  • Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy – March 26
  • Gigantosaurus: The Game – March 27 – Buy It
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 – March 27 – Buy It
  • RPG Maker MV – March 30 – Buy It

April 2020 – Nintendo Switch Game Release Dates

  • Totally Reliable Delivery Service – April 1 – Buy It
  • Hyperparasite – April 3 – Buy It
  • Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories – April 7 – Buy It
  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 – Road to Boruto – April 24 – Buy It
  • Trials of Mana – April 24 – Buy It
  • Moving Out – April 28 – Buy It

January 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot – January 17 – Buy It
  • Journey to the Savage Planet – January 28 – Buy It
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire – January 28 – Buy It
  • Monstrum – January 31 – Buy It

February 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Life is Strange 2 – February 4 – Buy It
  • Darksiders Genesis – February 14 – Buy It
  • Warriors Orochi 4 Ultimate – February 14 – Buy It
  • Bayonetta & Vanquish 10th Anniversary Bundle – February 18 – Buy It
  • Hunt: Showdown – February 18 – Buy It
  • Mega Man Zero/Zx Legacy Collection – February 25 – Buy It
  • Two Point Hospital – February 25 – Buy It
  • One-Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows – February 28 – Buy It

March 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • La-Mulana 1 & 2: Hidden Treasure Edition – March 10 – Buy It
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps – March 11 – Buy It
  • My Hero One’s Justice 2 – March 13 – Buy It
  • Narcos: Rise of the Cartels – March 17 – Buy It
  • Overpass – March 17 – Buy It
  • RBI Baseball 20 – March 17 – Buy It
  • Doom Eternal – March 20 – Buy It
  • Bleeding Edge – March 24 – Buy It
  • Moons of Madness – March 24 – Buy It
  • Gigantosaurus: The Game – March 27 – Buy It
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors 4 – March 27 – Buy It
  • Paranoia: Happiness is Mandatory – March 31 – Buy It

April 2020 – Xbox One Game Release Dates

  • Totally Reliable Delivery Service – April 1 – Buy It
  • Hyperparasite – April 3 – Buy It
  • Resident Evil 3 – April 3 – Buy It
  • Space Engineers – April 14 – Buy It
  • Moving Out – April 28 – Buy It
  • SnowRunner – April 28 – Buy It

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