Glossary

Panzer Paladin

Release date: 2020

Genres: Action, Platform

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Tribute Games

Panzer Paladin is a side-scrolling action platforming game developed and published by Tribute Games and released for Nintendo Switch and Microsoft Windows through Steam in July 2020. The player takes control of Flame, a rescue service android who pilots the Paladin mecha Grit, a suit of advanced sentient power armor. Together they fight and slay demonic invaders using their own weapons against them. The game draws inspiration from several NES-era titles including Zelda II: The Adventure of Link,…

Project Sekai: Colorful Stage feat. Hatsune Miku

Release date: 2020

Genres:

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Sega Games, Crypton Future Media

Project SEKAI: Colorful Stage! feat. Hatsune Miku (プロジェクトセカイ カラフルステージ! feat.初音ミク, Purojekuto Sekai Karafuru Suteji ! feat. Hatsune Miku) is a Japanese mobile rhythm game co-developed by Sega Games, Colorful Palette of Craft Egg, and Crypton Future Media. The game features the famous Vocaloids such as Hatsune Miku, Megurine Luka, Kagamine Rin/Len, Kaito, and Meiko. It also features 20 original human characters that are split into five units each with a "theme". The game released for Android and A…

Puyo Puyo Tetris 2

Release date: 2020

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: Sega

Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 is an upcoming puzzle video game developed and published by Sega. It is a direct sequel to Puyo Puyo Tetris. The game will be released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X/S in December 2020, with a Microsoft Windows version scheduled for release in early 2021.

Project CARS 3

Release date: 2020

Genres: Racing, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Project CARS 3 is a racing video game developed by Slightly Mad Studios and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. It was first released on 28 August 2020 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The game was poorly received by the public, being criticized for a departure from its features compared to its predecessors.

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX

Release date: 2020

Genres: Roguelike

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers:

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX is a 2020 remake of the 2005 video games Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team and Red Rescue Team. It is part of the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series developed by Spike Chunsoft, published by The Pokémon Company and distributed by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. Announced on January 9, 2020, it was released worldwide on March 6, 2020. The game is the first remake of a Pokémon game outside of the main series. The game features a new painterly-esque art…

Project Arrhythmia

Project Arrhythmia

Release date: 2020

Genres:

Publishers:

Project Arrhythmia is an action rhythm bullet-hell video game currently in development by Texas-based indie game developer Lily Craver and Vitamin Games (formerly Lime Studios). It was released on June 14, 2019 in early access for Microsoft Windows, and planned to be leaving the early access state on December, 2020. The game includes a level editor which allows the game to have user-generated content, since the game's official levels are currently unfinished.

Parkasaurus

Release date: 2020

Genres: Management, Simulation

Publishers: Washbear Studio

Parkasaurus is a dinosaur zoo construction and management simulation video game developed by Washbear Studio. It has entered Steam Early Access on September 25, 2018, with the official release being on August 13, 2020. The player is tasked to create a dinosaur zoo by building and designing dinosaur exhibits.

Paper Mario: The Origami King

Release date: 2020

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Nintendo

Paper Mario: The Origami King is a 2020 cross-genre video game developed by Intelligent Systems and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch console. It is the sixth game in the Paper Mario series, part of the larger Mario franchise. The story follows Mario and his friends as he sets on a journey to prevent the Mushroom Kingdom from being transformed into origami. To do so, Mario must free the castle from five streamers across all the Kingdom. The gameplay blends elements of action-adventur…

PGA Tour 2K21

PGA Tour 2K21

Release date: 2020

Genres: Sports

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox One

Publishers: 2K Sports

PGA Tour 2K21 is a sports video game developed by HB Studios and published by 2K Sports for Google Stadia, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It's a continuation of The Golf Club franchise integrated with 2K Sports and the second game in the franchise to include a PGA Tour license (effectively succeeding EA Sports' Tiger Woods PGA Tour franchise). PGA Tour 2K21 received positive reviews, with critics acknowledging that the game preserved the extent of realism seen in…

Pokémon Sleep

Release date: 2020

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: The Pokémon Company

Pokémon Sleep is an upcoming mobile game for Android and iOS, as part of the Pokémon series. It is being developed by Japanese studio "Select Button", with assistance by Pokémon Go developer Niantic, and published by The Pokémon Company. It was announced on May 28, 2019 by Tsunekazu Ishihara, CEO of the Pokémon Company, during a press conference held in Tokyo as well as on the company's official Twitter page. The game is planned to be released in 2020.The game tracks the amount of time a user sl…

Poly Bridge 2

Release date: 2020

Genres: Puzzle, Simulation

Publishers: Dry Cactus

Poly Bridge 2 is a simulation-puzzle game that is the sequel to Poly Bridge. The game is developed and published by Dry Cactus, with music composed by Adrian Talens. It was available worldwide on 28 May 2020 for Linux, macOS and Microsoft Windows.

Pokémon Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra

Release date: 2020

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers:

Pokémon Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra is the second of two downloadable content expansion packs in the Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass for the 2019 role-playing video games Pokémon Sword and Shield on Nintendo Switch. It is developed by Game Freak and published by The Pokémon Company and Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It follows The Isle of Armor and it was released on October 22, 2020. The Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass physical bundle pack will be released on November …

Piposh

Release date: 2020

Genres: Adventure, Investigation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers:

Piposh (Hebrew: פיפוש‎) is an upcoming episodic adventure video game and a reboot of the Piposh video game franchise which was developed by Israeli studio Guillotine from 1999–2003. The point-and-click games center around the adventures of failed actor Hezi Piposh, and see players explore, collect items, and interact with characters to advance through the plot. The new title was originally to be a 'four-part trilogy', with the first installment being released in September 2019. This was later ch…

Predator: Hunting Grounds

Predator: Hunting Grounds

Release date: 2020

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Sony Interactive Entertainment

Predator: Hunting Grounds is a multiplayer video game developed by IllFonic and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows. It is part of the Predator franchise, featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger reprising his role as Alan "Dutch" Schafer (Predator), Jake Busey reprising his role as Sean Keyes (The Predator). Predator: Hunting Grounds was the first Predator video game in a decade, following the Predators-themed mobile games from Angry Mob and Gameloft relea…

Pokémon Sword and Shield: The Isle of Armor

Release date: 2020

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers:

Pokémon Sword and Shield: The Isle of Armor is the first of two downloadable content expansion packs in the Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass for the 2019 role-playing video games Pokémon Sword and Shield on Nintendo Switch. It was developed by Game Freak and published by The Pokémon Company and Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. It was released worldwide on June 17, 2020. It precedes The Crown Tundra (released on October 22, 2020). The Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass physical bundl…

Pax Nova

Release date: 2020

Genres: Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Iceberg Interactive

Pax Nova is a Sci-fi turn-based strategy game developed by Portuguese studio GreyWolf Entertainment and published by Iceberg Interactive. It was released for Microsoft Windows on April 28, 2020.

Paper Beast

Paper Beast

Release date: 2020

Genres: Adventure, Puzzle

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Pixel Reef

Paper Beast is a 2020 virtual reality adventure game developed and published by Pixel Reef for PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows. The game was created by Éric Chahi, who previously worked on Another World. In the game, players are tasked to navigate a world inhabited by various digital lifeforms. It received generally positive reviews upon release. Paper Beast: Folded Edition, a non-VR version of the game, is set to be released in October 20, 2020.

Persona 5 Scramble

Release date: 2020

Genres: Hack'n'slash, Role-playing

Platforms: Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Atlus

Persona 5 Scramble: The Phantom Strikers is a hack and slash role-playing video game developed by Omega Force and P-Studio for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. The game is a crossover between Koei Tecmo's Dynasty Warriors and Atlus's Persona franchises, and is set six months after the events of Persona 5. It follows Joker and the rest of the Phantom Thieves of Hearts as they investigate a series of mysterious events involving people across Japan. It was released in Japan on February 20, 20…

Pokémon Café Mix

Release date: 2020

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Nintendo Switch, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Nintendo, The Pokémon Company

Pokémon Café Mix is a free-to-play puzzle video game developed by Genius Sonority and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company for the Nintendo Switch, Android and iOS. The game was released on June 23, 2020 in North America, and on June 24, 2020 in Japan, Europe and Australia.

Prodeus

Release date: 2020

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Linux, XBox One

Publishers: Bounding Box Software Inc.

Prodeus is an upcoming indie first-person shooter video game developed and published by American studio Bounding Box Software. The game was crowdfunded by a successful Kickstarter campaign in April, 2019. An early access version is expected in mid-2020, followed by a full release later in 2020.