October game releases (what games you can get your hands on this October):

Check out the upcoming October game releases list - We're most excited for Star Wars: Squadrons and Crash Bandicoot: It's about time!


Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time:October game releases: Crash Bandicoot: It's about time

Crash Bandicoot: It’s About Time (Image credit: Xbox News)

Release date: October 2, 2020

Platform(s): PS4, Xbox One, PC


“Crash fourward  into a time shattered adventure”

In this latest Crash Bandicoot addition, It’s About Time, players will be seeing a slightly different N. Sanity beach. A new art style, new gameplay, new powers, same old Crash! It’s up to Crash and Coco to save the day once again as the devious villains Neo Cortex and Dr. N. Tropy have escaped their interdimensional prison, wreaking havoc in all dimensions.


Star Wars: Squadrons:

October game releases: Star Wars: Squadrons

Star Wars: Squadrons (Image credit: Motive Studios)

Release date: October 2, 2020

Platform(s): PC, PS4, Xbox One


“Buckle up, feel the adrenaline of first-person multiplayer dogfights alongside your squadron, and take off in a thrilling STAR WARS™ story

This upcoming addition to STAR WARS sees you competing in 5v5 PVP dogfights with the inclusion of intense fleet battles. With multiple various starfighter classes, never before seen battlefields and intense gameplay, you’ll experience an entirely unique Star Wars story.



October game releases: Foregone

Foregone (Image credit: BigBlueBlubble)

Release date: October 5, 2020

Platform(s): PS4, Xbox One, Switch


“Foregone is the next brutal 2D brawler”

Foregone will draw you in with its breathtaking pixel art, large arsenal of powerful weapons and upgradeable skills! This 2D brawler is a classic action-platformer with a compelling story of conspiracy in order to save the city of Calagan from complete destruction.


Ben 10: Power Trip:

October game releases: Ben 10: Power Trip

Ben 10: Power Trip (Image credit: NintendoEverything)

Release date: October 9, 2020

Platform(s): PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC


“This is one Power Trip you’ll want to take again and again”

In this Ben 10 game, you’ll solve puzzles, transform into powerful aliens, and explore a new and exciting 3D world! Included is a split screen co-op with Kevin Levin, and teaming up with Gwen and Grandpa Max to defeat the evil magician Hex! It’s hero time!


Dirt 5:

October game releases: Dirt 5

Dirt 5 (Image credit: Steam)

Release date: October 9, 2020

Platform(s): PS4, Xbox One, PC


“Blaze a Trail Across the Globe”

Created by Codemasters, DIRT 5 is a new trail blazing off-road racing experience where you’ll race across the most spectacular routes in the world. You can play through a star-studded career, split screen adventure with your friends, online modes, editors and more!


FIFA 21:

October game releases: FIFA 21

Fifa 21 (Image credit: Goal)

Release date: October 9, 2020

Platform(s): PS4, Xbox One, PC


“On the street and in the stadium, FIFA 21 has more ways to play than ever before”

This next installment of FIFA brings new dynamic attacking systems, and the most intelligent gameplay yet! You can create in-depth matches, transfers, and training! Experience various forms of small-sided football, all around the world and show off your unique style in cages and courts with friends.


G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout:October game releases: G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout

G.I. joe: Operation Blackout (Image credit: thepopinsider)

Release date: October 13, 2020

Platform(s): Ps4, Xbox One, Switch, PC


“Yo Joe! G.I. Joe and Cobra are back!”

Operation Blackout is a third-person, team-based shooter with extreme action from both sides of team G.I. Joe and Team Cobra as you battle to restore order and lead Cobra to world domination!


Later October game releases:

  • NHL 21 (PS4, Xbox One) - October 16, 2020
  • Remothered: Broken Porcelain (PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC) - October 20, 2020
  • Transformers: Battlegrounds (PS4, PC, Xbox One, Switch) - October 23, 2020
  • Cobra Kai: The Karate Kid Saga Continues (PS4, Xbox One) - October 27, 2020
  • The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV (PS4) - October 27, 2020
  • World of Warcraft: Shadowlands (PC) - October 27, 2020

(Check out our WoW: Shadowlands guide HERE)


  • Watch Dogs Legion (PS4, Xbox One, PC, Stadia, PS5, Xbox Series X) - October 29, 2020
  • Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Switch) - October 30, 2020
  • The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope (PC, PS4, Xbox One) - October 30, 2020
  • Auto Chess (PS4) - October 31, 2020


What October game releases are you looking forward to?


TOP 3 PC BUILDS (October):

Our top PC picks at Fierce PC this month!

Cyborg RTX 3080 10GB Gaming PC


Lumina Cyberpunk RTX 3080 10GB Gaming PC


Express - Crusader Diamond GTX 1660 SUPER 6GB