Best video games of 2020

Best video games of 2020

It is this time of the year again and we have compiled a list with the best games of 2020!

Whether you are looking to get a gift for someone that likes video games or you want to treat yourself to one of the best games of 2020 we got you covered!

On our list you can find a variety of different games to suite all types of players.

Best video games of 2020

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Anthropomorphic animals fill out an exciting island getaway in this life simulation game and build a new life to build their own house, explore, catch insects and fish, gather and craft items.

Players will have to make their own community, complete their house, and take out a loan from Tom Nook to get this done in this great game for 2020.

Ghost of Tsushima

Ghost ot Tsushima-best video games for PS4

The Mongol invasion of Japan has begun in this award-winning action-adventure video game and players take control of a samurai known as Jin Sakai who desires to protect his island homeland of Tsushima.

The game received praise for its beautiful visuals and adrenaline-filled combat, which is both action- and stealth-based, depending on how players want to meet opponents on the battlefield.

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild-nintendo video games

In this generation defining capstone, Link once again awakens from a century long sleep to combat Calamity Ganon and assist Zelda in this open-world action adventure game in the world of Hyrule.

The game features action-combat with lots of different types of weapons that degrade with strikes, horses to ride, lots of enemies, different types of food, deeply satisfying exploration and a vast world.

Doom Eternal

Doom Eternal-video games for Xbox in 2020

Hell is at it again in Doom Eternal and the aptly named Doom Slayer must take on the demon forces to thwart their plans to exterminate humanity in this first-person shooter by any means necessary.

As the player, take control of a space marine and use whatever is handy from rocket launchers to chainsaws for megadamage and maximum carnage to stop these hellish designs.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

In this action-adventure video game a shinobi known as Wolf who seeks revenge against a samurai clan who attacked him and kidnapped his lord at the beginning of the game.

It is a difficult third-person action game that relies heavily on the reflexes of the player and features few role-playing elements and a heavy focus on skill and cunning.

Untitled Goose Game

Bring terror and mischief to a quiet and idyllic British village in the countryside as a goose in this stealth puzzle game in this understated hit that belongs in every stocking gift list in 2020.

Players will become a goose and steal hate, frighten children and take their glasses, confuse shopkeepers, and otherwise befuddle an entire town in this game in a way that will make it endearing for years to come.

Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout

Fall Guys Ultimate Knockout

If you enjoy having friends, do not play this game with them. Fall Guys is a party game of battle royale minigames built on the idea of a last-man-standing concept where eventually there will only be one.

It is a wonderful competitive battleground where everyone is out from themselves and everybody must be willing to step on everyone else to win.

Final Fantasy VII Remake

Final Fantasy VII Remake-ps4 video games

The Final Fantasy franchise from Square Enix is a zeitgeist defining genre that shaped an entire generation of children and Final Fantasy VII is no exception.

Set in the dystopian cyberpunk metropolis of Midgar, players must unravel the environmental problems caused by Shinra Corp. and set things right by guiding Cloud. The remake features totally revamped graphics and recast voice audio for the characters.

Call of Duty Back Ops Cold War

xbox video games -Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War

It’s the Cold Wars between Russia and the U.S. when CIA officer Russel Adler is in pursuit of Perseus, an alleged Soviet spy, in the campaign of this installment of Call of Duty.

This first-person-shooter features new multiplayer modes, bigger player customization, new map modes, and more objectives to keep battles flowing in team death match and king of the hill.

Watch Dogs Legion

Watch Dogs Legion

London has fallen to a brutal, draconian private military regime that has placed the city under a surveillance state and framed the hacker group DedSec for a series of deadly bombings.

DedSec now wants to clear their name and bring the military contractors down, as a player it is up to you to bring the London back to her people and the oppressors low.

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I am a video games journalist by day and an anthropologist by night -- sadly this profession does not come with a cape. You can find me lurking in dark taverns, scaling magical cliff sides and in the midst of high-energy firefights with my friends on a regular basis. I am an expert in massively multiplayer online games but you can sometimes find me in Harvest Moon relaxing.