Every game confirmed for next-gen consoles

Next-gen games confirmed - Hellblade 2
Next-gen games confirmed - Hellblade 2

It’s confirmed. Two new consoles are arriving in winter 2020 – the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X. Although there are still plenty of amazing games for PS4 and Xbox One on the horizon, we can’t help but get excited for the next-gen titles that will be springing to life on these brand new systems. To help you get excited for the new decade of gaming, here are all the games that have been confirmed to be on their way to the next generation of games consoles.

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It’s confirmed. Two new consoles are arriving in winter 2020 – the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X. Although there are still plenty of amazing games for PS4 and Xbox One on the horizon, we can’t help but get excited for the next-gen titles that will be springing to life on these brand new systems. To help you get excited for the new decade of gaming, here are all the games that have been confirmed to be on their way to the next generation of games consoles.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: winter 2020

The Vikings are on their way to Dark Ages England, complete with Assassin blades, longboats, and spectacular beards.

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Astro’s Playroom

Platforms: PS5
Release date: Winter 2020

The 3D platformer sequel to Astro Bot Rescue Mission. It’s adorable, and you’ll get it pre-installed on the PlayStation 5.

Battlefield 6

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X
Release date: TBC 2021

We got what’s thought to be a glimpse of the game, which is still a work in progress, during this year’s EA Play Live event. For now there’s very little official word on what the game will be about, but we’re expecting to see it launch sometime in 2021.

Bright Memory: Infinite

Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2021

Bright Memory: Infinite is a unique first-person shooter and hack and slash hybrid that transports players to a vast, futuristic metropolis.

Bugsnax

Platforms: PS5, PC
Release date: Winter 2020

While exploring the mysterious Snaktooth Island, you discover that the place is filled with bugs that look strangely like your favourite snacks. Apparently they taste really good too, but if you eat too many, you might notice a few side effects. All together now: It’s Bugsnax / Ooh it’s Bugsnax / It’s Bugsnax / Talkin’ ‘bout Bugsnax / It’s Bugsnax…

Call of the Sea

Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

Discover a new take on Lovecraftian mythology in the first-person narrative adventure, Call of the Sea.

Chorus

Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC 2021

Nara is an ace pilot turned wanted fugitive, who travels the depths of space with her sentient starfighter Forsaken as she seeks revenge on the cult that created her. Expect zero-gravity combat and a hefty dose of exploration across deserted space stations, lost temples, and gargantuan battleships.

Cyberpunk 2077

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 19 November 2020

Cybernetically augmented main character V teams up with Keanu Reeves (sorry, that should be Johnny Silverhand) in this dystopian sci-fi epic from CD Projekt Red, the creators of The Witcher series. Check out all the editions currently available at GAME right here.

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Deathloop

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: Late 2020

In Deathloop, two assassins are locked in an eternally looping cycle of killing each other. You play as the one who wants to break the loop, while the other wants to protect it, even if that means taking you down again and again and again and…

Demon’s Souls Remake

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC

Bluepoint Studios are known for remastering and remaking amazing games from years gone by, most recently Shadow of the Colossus – and now the studio have confirmed that they’re working on a glorious remake of Demon’s Souls.

Destiny 2: Beyond Light expansion

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 22 September 2020

A new era of Destiny 2 is almost upon us, starting with the new expansion Beyond Light. Owners of Destiny 2 will get a free upgrade to PS5 or XSX versions and will be able to experience the next chapters in the story in all their next-gen glory. For the ultimate Destiny 2: Beyond Light experience, check out this amazing GAME Exclusive edition.

Destruction AllStars

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC

Fans of extreme sports mayhem need look no further than Destruction AllStars, a vehicle-based combat game from some of the talent behind the Wipeout series. Watch the trailer closely and you might just spot a Naruto run.

DIRT 5

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 9 October 2020

Codemasters’ rally series is roaring onto next-gen consoles with DIRT 5. If you want a game to show off your PS5 or Xbox Series X’s ultra-realistic mud tech, you’ve come to the right place.

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Dragon Age 4

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

The end of Dragon Age: Inquisition’s final DLC proved that there’s a whole lot more to learn about the world of Thedas, and a sprinkling of tiny teases ever since have left us more excited than ever to see what mischief Solas is up to this time.

Dustborn

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2021
Gather a gang of misfits and head out on a road trip across America, armed with cleverly weaponised words which you can use to manipulate and fight your opponents. It looks like a graphic novel brought to life.

Dying Light 2

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

The sequel to Techland’s immersive survival horror action game will be coming to next-gen. The only question is – can we cope with next-gen zombies?!

Fortnite

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X
Release date: Winter 2020

Of course Fortnite is coming to next gen, and crossplay across both current and next-gen consoles will still be a thing. You can also carry all your progression across with you.

FIFA 21

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 9 October 2020, next-gen TBC

Your yearly fix of football gaming goodness will be even sweeter this year, as FIFA 21 is coming to next-gen hardware.

GhostWire: Tokyo

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC 2021

99% of Tokyo’s population vanishes suddenly, leaving the city overrun with terrifying supernatural creatures. Armed with powerful spectral abilities of your own, you’ll be battling the paranormal to find a way to save the city.

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Godfall

Platforms: PS5, PC
Release date: Winter 2020

This fantasy-tinged action-RPG was announced at The Game Awards and will hack and slash its way onto PlayStation 5 next year. The game is being developed by Counterplay Games and published by Gearbox, the studio responsible for the Borderlands series. Expect Godfall to bring some epic loot-hunting to the next generation.

Gods and Monsters

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

Gods and Monsters is a mythological adventure from the studio that brought you Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey. We can’t wait to see what this vibrant world looks like on new consoles.

Goodbye Volcano High

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC 2021

We get the impression that Goodbye Volcano High might not have the happiest ending but nonetheless we’re on board for all the feels in this charming indie adventure game.

Gothic remake

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

Gothic is a cult-classic RPG that gamers fell in love with way back in 2001. If you want to see what all the fuss was about, you’ll want to check out the forthcoming remake.

Gran Turismo 7

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC

Nothing shows off next-gen hardware quite like a stunning racing game. Gran Turismo is considered by many to be the prestige racing series, featuring groundbreaking visuals and a shockingly vast number of cars. Driving fans won’t want to miss this.

Grand Theft Auto V

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X
Release date: TBC 2021

Gear up for some glorious mayhem as new expanded and enhanced versions of GTA V are coming in the second half of 2021 to the PS5 and Xbox Series X.

Halo Infinite

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Xbox Series X is coming out strong in Winter next year, launching with the next episode in the Halo saga. The science fiction series has always been at the pinnacle of graphical technology, and we expect Halo Infinite to push the boundaries of what we expect from a first-person shooter in this next generation instalment.

Hitman III

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: January 2021

Agent 47 returns for more globetrotting and creative murder antics in Hitman 3, the last instalment in the Hitman trilogy. You’ll also be able to import locations from any previous Hitman games that you own into Hitman 3, so if you want to, you can play through every location in one game.

Horizon Forbidden West

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC 2021

It’s official: the next chapter in Aloy’s story is coming to PS5. Horizon Forbidden West sees our fearless heroine journeying to a stunning new part of America that has been reclaimed by nature and robot dinosaurs.

Jett: The Far Shore

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: Winter 2020

Jett is a science-fiction indie adventure that looks like a cross between Nier Automata and Inside. We can’t wait to discover its secrets on PlayStation 5.

Kena: Bridge of the Spirits

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC 2020

Kena: Bridge of Spirits looks like a playable version of the most beautiful 3D animated feature films to come out of Hollywood. Plus, those little spirits look unreasonably adorable.

Little Devil Inside

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC

Little Devil Inside is a curiously stylised but no less gorgeous action-adventure game coming to PS5.

Madden NFL 21

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 25 August 2020

Some games need no introduction. Such is the case with the latest entry in the world’s longest-running American football game series.

NBA 2K21

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: Autumn 2020

Here’s another sports juggernaut confirmed for next-gen systems. Expect the soundtrack, storyline, and sweat effects to blow you away…

Observer: System Redux

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X
Release date: Holiday 2020

If you missed out on futuristic horror game Observer the first time around, you’ve got another chance to check out this unique experience with increased graphical fidelity on PS5 and Xbox Series X.

Oddworld: Soulstorm

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC

Abe is back for a radically new spin on the Oddworld series. Soulstorm looks to be considerably darker and more cinematic than past entries, representing a bold new step for this cult classic series.

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Outriders

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: Holiday 2020

Humanity’s attempts to colonise the planet Enoch went badly awry with the arrival of a terrifying energy storm, but the survivors all got superpowers out of it, so that’s something. So did their enemies, though. Go it alone or team up with up to three friends in this online co-op shooter.

Pragmata

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2022

If you were left bewildered by the trailers for Death Stranding, this one might just fox you even more. An astronaut arrives on the streets of a seemingly empty city, where he encounters a small girl and her holographic cat. Then the sky breaks apart, gravity goes out the window, they create a bouncy spherical safety net, and they end up in space. Got it? Us neither, but we can’t wait to see more.

Project Athia

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC

This one’s a bit of a mystery for now, as even the title is temporary. The sneaker-wearing heroine seems to have magical nature abilities, and she’s not half bad at a bit of parkour too.

Sackboy: A Big Adventure

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC

Forget 2D or even 2.5D platforming. Sackboy: A Big Adventure offers up every perspective you can think of, from top-down racing to isometric boss fights, with plenty of mind-bending perspective tricks too.

Scarlet Nexus

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X
Release date: TBC

Far in the future, latent psionic abilities have been discovered in the human brain, just as powerful brain-eating mutants named Others start appearing in the skies above New Himuka. You’ll join an elite team of fighters with psionic abilities, called the Other Suppression Force, as you battle to save humanity from getting their brains eaten. Tasty.

Scorn

Platforms: Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

We’re getting strong H. R. Giger vibes from the trailer for this one (he’s the artist behind Alien, if you didn’t know). Looks like we’ll be playing as a creepy and slightly slimy alien creature in a world that’s made up of one part flesh to every two parts of technology. Creepy.

Second Extinction

Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

The world is overrun with rampaging mutant dinosaurs, and it’s up to you and two friends to survive vast numbers of enemies in this fast-paced online co-op shooter.

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II

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The first Hellblade was a moving story about overcoming one’s past, which featured a stunning visual style and some seriously powerful performances. With the power of Microsoft behind them, we expect Ninja Theory to produce an even more groundbreaking story on the Xbox Series X.

Sherlock Holmes: Chapter One

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 2021

A teenage Sherlock is headed to a mysterious island in the Mediterranean to investigate the circumstances of his mother’s untimely death. You’ll team up with best friend Jon (as opposed to John Watson, who’s not in the picture yet) as you blend brains with brawn to navigate the open world.

Solar Ash

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: 2021

This one’s shrouded in mystery for now, but we do know that we’ll be exploring a mysterious void in space. Also, that art style might just be our favourite thing since sliced bread.

Soulborn

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 2022

Pixelmad Studios call this one a mix between The Legend of Zelda and The Witcher, which sounds pretty awesome to us. It’s an open-world adventure with heavy Norse mythology elements, and you’ll be playing as a demigod armed with Mjölnir (you know, Thor’s hammer).

Spider-Man: Miles Morales

Platforms: PS5
Release date: Winter 2020

Miles Morales has transformed from side-character to full-blown hero in the standalone sequel to the incredible Marvel’s Spider-Man. While it won’t be quite as big-scale as the first game, you can expect a multi-hour story campaign.

Starfield

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC

First announced back in 2018, Starfield is one of the next big projects on the way from Bethesda, but details are scarce for now. The one thing we can be certain about is that it’s (wait for it) going to be set in space.

Stray

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC 2021

First of all: you get to play as a fluffy little cat wearing a backpack, and we could not be more excited about this. You’ll be exploring and solving puzzles in a futuristic world seemingly populated solely by robots.

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The Ascent

Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2020

The Ascent Group arcology is an entire metropolis in one tower, owned by a mega-corporation that also owns you. When the whole place suddenly shuts down and rival corporations and crime syndicates try to invade, it’s up to you both to find a way to survive and to figure out what happened.

The Lord of the Rings: Gollum

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2021

This story-driven action-adventure title will see players step into the role of one of Middle-Earth’s most fascinating characters – Gollum. Watch out for orcses, precious.

The Medium

Platforms: Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: Winter 2020

Prepare to be thoroughly spooked. After witnessing a vision of a child’s murder, it’s up to spiritual medium Marianne to head to an abandoned hotel and flit between the real world and the spirit realm in search of answers.

The Pathless

Platforms: PS4, PS5, PC
Release date: TBC

The world is suffering under a curse of darkness, so a master archer teams up with an eagle companion in order to find a way to break it. This one’s from the makers of Abzu, and it’s utterly gorgeous.

Tribes of Midgard

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC 2021

Go it alone or buddy up in teams of up to 10 in this co-op Viking adventure, in which you’ll be fighting off invading giants during Ragnarök.

Rainbow Six Quarantine

This mysterious Rainbow Six spin-off sees a supernatural element enter the equation in what will surely be another intense entry to the shooter series.

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Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC

Ratchet and Clank are back, and the trailer shows them portal-hopping quickly and seamlessly between entirely different locations and worlds, because next-gen tech really is that amazing now. We might’ve shed a few tears.

Resident Evil Village

Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2021

Just when Ethan from Resident Evil VII: Biohazard thought his life was going to go back to normal, Chris Redfield shows up to prove him wrong. Looks like he’s a baddie now?

Returnal

Platforms: PS5
Release date: TBC 2020

You crash-land on a hostile alien planet, get attacked, die in a very unpleasant manner… and then wake up to find yourself reliving it all over again. And again. And again. Every time you die, the planet changes. Can you break the cycle before it breaks you?

Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2

Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: TBC 2020

As a Thinblood, AKA newly-turned vampire, you’ve got a lot to learn about the world of your new kin. Join a coven, build up your vampire abilities, and do a whole lot of that awesome arm-flailing dance in clubs as you grow ever more powerful.

Watch Dogs: Legion

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Ubisoft have announced that some of their 2020 line-up will be heading to next-gen consoles as well as current-gen machines, starting with Watch Dogs: Legion. With the power of the next generation, we’re expecting Legion’s version of London to be one of the most detailed open-world cities ever.

WRC 9

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: 3 September 2020, next-gen TBC

The official game of the FIA World Rally Championship is on its way to current and next-gen consoles, with over 400km of roads and over 50 drivers to keep you occupied.

Yakuza: Like a Dragon

Platforms: PS4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC
Release date: Winter 2020

After serving 18 years in jail for a crime he didn’t commit, Ichiban Kasuga discovers that his yakuza clan has been destroyed by the man he trusted most. Pretty much everything that’s not been nailed down is available for your use as a melee weapon, from umbrellas to street signs, so go get some revenge, kid.

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