Top 20 New Xbox One Games Coming in 2020

Looking to increase your library of Xbox One video game titles? There are a number of great titles already slated to launch within the upcoming year. We’ve listed down some of our most anticipated video games releasing on the platform within 2020. Check out our picks below and continue to check back for any future updates and additions.


#20 Ori and the Will of the Wisps
  • Developer: Moon Studios
  • Publisher: Microsoft Studios
  • Platforms: PC, XBO
  • Release: 2020
  • Co-op: N/A
  • Competitive Multiplayer: N/A

Ori and the Will of the Wisps is the sequel to the 2015 release, Ori, and the Blind Forest. Within the game, players will take on the role of Ori who is the white guardian spirit. Much like the last installment, this is a platform style video game in which players must complete a series of puzzles in order to progress. As you progress, new abilities will be unlocked for players to use which also acts as mean to reach previously unobtainable areas.

#19 Skull & Bones
  • Developer: Ubisoft
  • Publisher: Ubisoft
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, XBO
  • Release: 2020
  • Co-op: Online Only 4 Player
  • Competitive Multiplayer: Yes

Ubisoft has been teasing Skull & Bones for a bit now and it was during E3 2018 that the development studio gave a more in-depth look at the upcoming pirate game. Players will be commanding a crew of pirates as they take to the seas in order to gather loot from unsuspecting ships.

Gameplay is similar to Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag in which players can maneuver their ship around the seas while lining up the shots to cast out against your target. So far we know that the game will allow players to befriend other crews, upgrade their ships and even add unique abilities to help fool other ships such as raising false banners.

#18 Psychonauts 2
  • Developer: Double Fine Productions
  • Publisher: Starbreeze Studios
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, XBO
  • Release: 2020
  • Co-op: N/A
  • Competitive Multiplayer: N/A

Developers Double Fine Productions along with game director Tim Schafer has been seeking a sequel for their 2005 release, Psychonauts. Now it looks like we may get that sequel at some point this coming year, though at the time of writing this, there doesn’t appear to be a release schedule set quite yet. The video game will still follow the same overall gameplay mechanics as a platform title.

Within the game, players will follow Raz after the events of Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin, which is a title developed for the PlayStation VR to bridge the first Psychonauts game to the upcoming sequel. While there are not too many details about the game quite yet, Tim Schafer has an interest in diving deeper into the history of Raz along with the family history.

#17 Minecraft Dungeons
  • Developer: Mojang
  • Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
  • Platforms: XBO, PC, NS, PS4
  • Release: 2020
  • Co-op: Online Only 4 Players
  • Competitive Multiplayer: N/A

Mojang, best known for their release of Minecraft, has a new upcoming title known as Minecraft Dungeons. This is a different style of Minecraft game as players can’t build or craft, but instead will play the title as a dungeon crawler. Players will explore randomly-generated dungeons and defeat monsters, solve puzzles and locate treasures. While the game can be enjoyed alone, it’s best played with a group of friends with a total of four players embarking the journey.

#16 Crossfire X

  • Developer: Smilegate
  • Publisher: Xbox Game Studios
  • Platforms: XBO
  • Release: 2020
  • Co-op: TBA
  • Competitive Multiplayer: Yes

In Asia Crossfire is an immensely popular free-to-play FPS video game. Developed by Smilegate, Microsoft has partnered with the developer to bring out a new version of the game called Crossfire X. Within installment the developers will mainly keep things intact from the first installment. Players will be divided into two factions as they battle against each other in various game modes, similar to Counter-Strike.

While there is a multiplayer component as the center focus of this game, it appears that there will be a single-player campaign attached as well. It’s been confirmed that Remedy Entertainment is working on the single-player campaign, but at the time of writing this, there are no details on what we can expect. Likewise, we don’t have any gameplay footage available to compare with the 2007 Crossfire release.