Axe of the Blood God Previews the RPGs of 2020

Axe of the Blood God Previews the RPGs of 2020

Cyberpunk, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, and a brand new generation of consoles highlights 2020 in RPGs.

It's 2020! And that means that it's time to talk about all the big upcoming RPGs of the year [download link here]!

Cyberpunk 2077 and Final Fantasy 7 Remake lead the way in the beginning of the year. Each has an opportunity to be absolutely massive, but they also have their share of question marks. Will Final Fantasy 7 Remake work as an episodic series? Will Cyberpunk 2077 live up to the massive expectations born of the Witcher 3? We discuss these questions and more.

That's not all, of course. There are many other exciting RPGs slated for 2020, including Trials of Mana, Bravely Default 2, Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2, and Yakuza: Like a Dragon, not to mention a brand new console generation. We also discuss the Witcher on Netflix, what we played on our winter vacation, and all the big news we missed over the holiday.

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It's a brand new year, and that means new RPGs! Join Kat and Nadia as they get excited about Cyberpunk 2077, Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Yakuza: Like a Dragon, Tales of Arise, and all the rest of this year's biggest games! Plus, we talk about the potential impact of a new console generation, the Witcher on Netflix, and much more.

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Kat Bailey is a former freelance writer and contributor to publications including 1UP, IGN, GameSpot, GamesRadar, and EGM. Her fondest memories as a journalist are at GamePro, where she hosted RolePlayer's Realm and had legal access to the term "Protip." She is USgamer's resident mecha enthusiast, Pokemon Master, and Minnesota Vikings nut (skol).

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