OK, yes, it’s not a game announcement, but after a Phil Spencer tease earlier this week, Microsoft unveiled the official name of Project Scarlett — Xbox Series X.
Alongside the reveal of the console’s look, Xbox showed Ninja Theory’s next exclusive as an Xbox studio, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2.A follow-up to the multiplatform hit Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, we don’t know much about the sequel, but have an impressive first trailer.
Xbox Series X Reveal Images
Ghost of Tsushima Release Window
After a tease earlier this week, Sony unveiled a new full trailer for its upcoming PS4 exclusive Ghost of Tsushima, from developer Sucker Punch.
And with it comes a Summer 2020 release window for the open-world adventure.
Ghost of Tsushima – Game Awards 2019 Screens and Box Art
The Wolf Among Us 2
The revived Telltale Games announced The Wolf Among Us 2 has gone back into development, with a teaser trailer to highlight its re-reveal.
No release date has been announced.
The Wolf Among Us 2 Reveal Screens
Fast and Furious Crossroads
The Fast and Furious franchise is getting its first proper major video game adaptation with Fast and Furious: Crossroads.
The game appears to include recreations of iconic moments and characters from the series, while also introducing new characters and offering plenty of vehicular mayhem.
Counterplay Games and Gearbox Publishing have announced Godfall, coming to PS5 and PC next year.
Described as a “looter-slasher,” Godfall will allow for up to three-player co-op.
Godfall Reveal Screens
Riot Forge Announces Two New League of Legends Games
Riot Forge, the new publishing arm of League of Legends’ developer Riot, revealed its first two new games — Convergence and Ruined King.
Bravely Default 2
Square Enix announced Bravely Default 2 as a Nintendo Switch exclusive coming in 2020.
Not much else is known outside of the reveal trailer, which you can watch above.
Bravely Default 2 Reveal Screens
A brand-new MMO set in the world of Magic the Gathering was announced, Magic: Legends.
Beta tests will begin in 2020.
Wolfeye Studio, founded by former Arkane devs, announced its first game, Weird West, an action-RPG that offers a new take on the Old West.
The Baldur’s Gate: Dark Alliance series has a spiritual successor in the aptly named Dark Alliance.
Dark Alliance Reveal Trailer Screens
Nine to Five
Red Hill Games announced Nine to Five, a new team-based tactical shooter, as its first new series.
Nine to Five will have a PC alpha in 2020.
Prologue, a New PlayerUnknown Game
Playerunknown’s newest game has been revealed as Prologue, which got a creepy teaser trailer, a new website, and not much else.
Sons of the Forest
A follow-up to The Forest was announced by Endnight, and while we didn’t learn too much about the game, we did get an incredibly spooky trailer for it.
Surgeon Simulator 2
A follow-up to the VR hit Surgeon Simulator was revealed with a new trailer at The Game Awards 2019.
Amazon Game Studios’ new MMO New World got an epic trailer during The Game Awards, revealing its upcoming release date.
Apple Arcade’s Ultimate Rivals
Ultimate Rivals: The Rink is a unique new sports game coming to Apple Arcade today, pitting professional athletes from different sports and leagues against one another in a new franchise. The first Ultimate Rivals game allows players to compete in games of 2-on-2 hockey with players from the NHL, NBA, MLB, NFL, WNBA, and Women’s National Soccer Team.
Path of the Warrior
Oculus Studios and Twisted Pixel have announced new VR beat-em-up Path of the Warrior — and already released it for Oculus Quest and Rift.
Netease unveiled Naraka: Bladepoint during The Game Awards.
It’s set for release in 2020, but not much else was revealed about the action epic.
Mortal Kombat 11’s Joker
We’ve known Joker is coming to Mortal Kombat 11 for a while, but we now finally have a date.
The iconic DC villain will become a fighter in January.
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 DLC
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order’s second DLC pack, Rise of the Phoenix, hits on December 23.
The Switch exclusive’s next DLC will introduce more playable X-Men characters.
Marvel ultimate Alliance 3: Rise of the Phoenix DLC Reveal Screens
Final Fantasy VII Remake Trailer
Square Enix highlighted its eagerly anticipated Final Fantasy VII Remake with a new trailer at The Game Awards, putting the spotlight on protagonist Cloud.
Gears Tactics received an April release date with a brand new trailer that showcased gameplay from the turn-based strategy spinoff.
Gears Tactics Release Date Trailer Stills
Ori and the Will of the Wisps
The upcoming Xbox exclusive Ori sequel received a minor delay from its previously announced February release date to March 11, 2020.
But alongside that came a brand new trailer.
GTA meats shark in this open-world adventure, which got a May release date for 2020.
Maneater Game Awards Screenshots
Respawn’s new limited-time event, Mirage’s Holo-Day Bash, has been unleashed in Apex Legends, with plans to run the event until January 7.
This event includes a new limited-time mode, Winter Express, limited-time cosmetics, and more.
No More Heroes 3
In perfect No More Heroes fashion, a new trailer for the upcoming sequel pretended to be another video game, only for Travis Touchdown’s presence revealing the trailer’s true nature.
No More Heroes 3 is due on Nintendo Switch next year.
CD Projekt Red showed off some of the artists who will set the scene for Night City, with a look at the Cyberpunk 2077 soundtrack.
Beat Saber Green Day DLC
Beat Saber, the beloved VR rhythm game, is getting a new selection of Green Day DLC tracks, along with the introduction of new 360 and 90-degree levels to all platforms.
SEGA showed off its upcoming turn-based, historical strategy game Humankind with a new trailer.
The trailer reveals that, rather than playing as exact historical figures, players will create their own avatar, which will evolve visually over the course of the game.
Though we previously knew Fortnite would be getting a Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker clip in-game this weekend, Epic confirmed more is coming from a galaxy far, far away.
Outfits, glider skins, and more based on Star Wars are now available in Fortnite.
Warframe’s new Empyrean update is now available on PC, while the Rising Tides update is now out on PS4 and Xbox One.
Control’s Expeditions DLC had a surprise launch on all platforms during The Game Awards.
Meanwhile, the first proper paid expansion to Control, IGN’s Game of the Year 2019, is coming out early next year.
Elder Scrolls Online
The Elder Scrolls Online capped off the year with a tease of what’s to come in 2020. And that tease includes the promise of a return to The Elder Scrolls’ most popular entry, Skyrim.