Glossary

Witchfire

Release date: 2020

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: The Astronauts

Witchfire is an upcoming first-person shooter video game being developed by Polish independent studio The Astronauts for Microsoft Windows.

Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Heart of the Forest

Release date: 2020

Genres: Novel, Role-playing

Publishers: Walkabout Games

Werewolf: The Apocalypse – Heart of the Forest is a visual novel role-playing video game developed by Different Tales and published by Walkabout Games, released on October 13, 2020 for Linux, MacOS, and Microsoft Windows. It is based on White Wolf Publishing's tabletop role-playing game Werewolf: The Apocalypse, and is part of the larger World of Darkness series. The player takes the role of Maia Boroditch, an American woman of Polish descent, who has recurring nightmares about a forest and wolv…

Waterworks!

Release date: 2020

Genres: Card

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Armor Games

Waterworks! is a card-based strategy video game developed by Mateusz Sokalszczuk (also known by his online name Scriptwelder) in co-operation with the University of Gdańsk and funded by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, which focuses on managing the water systems of the Polish city of Grudziądz during the Middle ages.

Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem

Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem

Release date: 2020

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Wolcen Studio

Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem is an action role-playing hack and slash dungeon crawler video game developed and published by Wolcen Studios and released for Windows in February 2020. The dark fantasy-themed game progresses across a three act storyline in which players explore procedurally-generated maps to battle hordes of monsters and collect valuable loot.

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

Release date: 2020

Genres: Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands is the eighth expansion pack for the massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) World of Warcraft, following Battle for Azeroth. It was announced and made available for preorder at BlizzCon on November 1, 2019. Originally scheduled for release on October 27, 2020; its release has been delayed until November 23, the sixteenth anniversary of the release of the original game.The expansion will open up the Shadowlands, the realm of the dead in Warcraft lor…

WWE 2K Battlegrounds

Release date: 2020

Genres: Sports

Publishers: 2K Sports

WWE 2K Battlegrounds is a professional wrestling video game developed by Saber Interactive and published by 2K Sports. It was released on September 18, 2020 in lieu of 2K's normal yearly WWE game, which was cancelled due to both the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the negative reception surrounding 2K's previous WWE title, WWE 2K20 (2019). Much like Saber's NBA Playgrounds, Battlegrounds is more of a fast-paced, arcade-style fighting game than the more realistic main entries to the WWE 2K series. …

WRC 9

Release date: 2020

Genres: Racing

Publishers: Nacon

WRC 9, also known as WRC 9: World Rally Championship, is the official racing video game of the 2020 World Rally Championship. The game is developed by French developer Kylotonn and published by Nacon on 3 September 2020. It will be available for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.

Wasteland 3

Wasteland 3

Release date: 2020

Genres: Role-playing

Publishers: Deep Silver

Wasteland 3 is a role-playing video game developed by inXile Entertainment and published by Deep Silver. It is a sequel to Wasteland 2 (2014) and was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on August 28, 2020. Initially planned Linux and macOS versions were postponed to the end of 2020.

Warcraft III: Reforged

Release date: 2020

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Activision Blizzard

WarCraft III: Reforged is a remastered edition of the 2002 real-time strategy video game WarCraft III: Reign of Chaos and its expansion The Frozen Throne. Released on January 28, 2020, it adds revamped graphics (including 16:9 widescreen support), new campaign gameplay settings as well as modern online Battle.net features. The game received mixed reviews from critics and an overwhelmingly negative reception from players for its changes from the original, the lack of many features and technical i…

Windjammers 2

Release date: 2020

Genres: Sports

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch

Publishers: Dotemu

Windjammers 2 is an upcoming sports game developed and published by Dotemu. As the sequel to Windjammers (1994), the game is scheduled to be released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, Stadia and Nintendo Switch in 2020.

Watch Dogs: Legion

Watch Dogs: Legion

Release date: 2020

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 4

Publishers: Ubisoft

Watch Dogs: Legion is an action-adventure game, developed by Ubisoft Toronto, published by Ubisoft, and released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Stadia on 29 October 2020; it is set to release as a launch title for the Xbox Series X/S on 10 November 2020, and for the PlayStation 5 on 12 November 2020. It is the third instalment in the Watch Dogs series, and the sequel to 2016's Watch Dogs 2. Set within a fictionalised representation of a future, dystopian London, the game's s…