December 2020: Main Recreation Launch Dates For PS5/PS4, Xbox Collection X/One, Nintendo Swap, And PC

December is formally right here, which suggests we’re rapidly arising on the top of 2020. That does not imply there are not any new video games to look ahead to earlier than the 12 months wraps up, nonetheless. Though this month is pretty mild by way of new releases, there are nonetheless some notable video games coming to PS5, Xbox Collection X/S, PC, Swap, and last-gen consoles over the following few weeks.

Undoubtedly the most important launch is CD Projekt Crimson’s extremely anticipated (and long-delayed) Cyberpunk 2077, which is coming first to PC, Xbox One, and PS4 with backwards compatibility earlier than launching on the next-gen consoles in 2021. Nevertheless, it isn’t the one notable recreation popping out this month. Life Is Unusual developer Dontnod launched its surreal thriller Twin Mirror in the beginning of the month, whereas Ubisoft’s Breath of the Wild-inspired epic Immortals Fenyx Rising arrived on December 3. The latter has cross-buy between generations.

There are additionally some thrilling retro releases out this month. Nintendo formally localied the very first Fireplace Emblem recreation, Fireplace Emblem: Shadow Dragon & the Blade of Mild, for Swap on December 4, and Sq. Enix is bringing the primary three Last Fantasy Legend video games to the hybrid console later this month in Assortment of SaGa.

These are just a few of the video games popping out this month. You’ll be able to see the most important recreation releases of December 2020 for every platform under, and remember to keep on with GameSpot as we start to set our sights on 2021 and all of the thrilling video games coming within the 12 months forward.

When you’ve not but secured a preorder for both of the next-gen consoles, remember to take a look at our helpful preorder guides for Xbox Collection X and PS5.

Twin Mirror (PS4, Xbox One, PC) — December 1

Dontnod, the studio behind the acclaimed Life Is Unusual collection, is embracing the surreal with its subsequent enterprise, Twin Mirror–a Twin Peaks-inspired detective thriller starring investigative journalist Sam Higgs. Sam returns to his hometown of Basswood, West Virginia to attend his shut buddy’s funeral solely to seek out that issues aren’t as they appear, and it is as much as gamers to discover each the actual world and Sam’s “thoughts palace” to assemble clues and uncover the reality.

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Immortals Fenyx Rising (PS5, PS4, Xbox Collection X, Xbox One, PC, Swap) — December 3

The sport previously referred to as Gods & Monsters, Immortals Fenyx Rising is an open-world epic steeped in Greek mythology. Because the eponymous Fenyx, gamers will discover the sprawling Golden Isles–all of which is open proper from the beginning of the adventure–and rescue 4 gods from Typhon. Ubisoft has loads of post-launch help deliberate for the sport as effectively, together with three DLC expansions, one in all which is predicated on Chinese language mythology.

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Cyberpunk 2077 (PS4, Xbox One, PC) — December 10

Cyberpunk 2077 has been a very long time coming, struggling a number of delays this 12 months, however it seems it’s going to be effectively definitely worth the wait. CD Projekt Crimson’s newest RPG appears to be like each bit as deep and engrossing as The Witcher 3, taking gamers deep into the underbelly of Evening Metropolis, the place they will be attempting to make a reputation for themselves as a mercenary. A free next-gen improve for the sport shall be launched subsequent 12 months, whereas its full-fledged multiplayer part will not arrive till 2022 on the earliest.

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Full December Launch Schedule

Launch Date Recreation Platforms
December 1 Chronos: Earlier than the Ashes PS4, Xbox One, Swap, PC
Empire Of Sin PS4, Xbox One, Swap, PC
Twin Mirror PS4, Xbox One, Swap, PC
December 2 Sam & Max Save the World Swap, PC
December 3 Immortals Fenyx Rising PS5, PS4, Xbox Collection X/S, Xbox One, Swap, PC
December 4 Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Version PS4, Xbox One, PC
FIFA 21 PS5, Xbox Collection X/S
Fireplace Emblem: Shadow Dragon & The Blade Of Mild Swap
Health Boxing 2: Rhythm & Train Swap
John Wick Hex Xbox One, Swap
Madden NFL 21 PS5, Xbox Collection X/S
Name of the Sea Xbox Collection X/S, Xbox One, PC
December 8 Doom Everlasting Swap
Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 PS5, PS4, Xbox Collection X, Xbox One, Swap, PC
December 9 Ghostrunner Swap
December 11 Medal of Honor: Above and Past PC
December 15 Assortment of SaGa: Last Fantasy Legend Swap

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