The Verge’s favorite games of 2020 on the PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch include Doom Eternal, Half-Life: Alyx, Call of Duty: Warzone, and Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

The Verge’s favorite games of 2020 on the PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch include Doom Eternal, Half-Life: Alyx, Call of Duty: Warzone, and Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

2020 is a year in which we could all use an escape. Theres so much going on in the world, and so much of it is overwhelming, that even an hour away from the doom and gloom can be a welcome respite. Its a time when video games can seem more vital than ever.
Thankfully, 2020 is also a year full of great interactive experiences. That could mean the return of beloved franchises like Animal Crossing on the Switch or Half-Life in virtual reality, or inventive indie titles like Murder by Numbers or the final act of Kentucky Route Zero. Even Call of Duty has seen a resurgence, thanks to the free and accessible Warzone spinoff.
As with last year, were going to be keeping tabs on all of the best games throughout the year. If we play something and recommend it, youll find it right here on this landing page, which will be updated regularly, so be sure to check back. And if you see the little best games of 2020 badge on a review, know that its a title we truly love.

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