July 2020 is almost upon us. The content drops and PC game releases for July 2020 include Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding (previously a PS4 exclusive), Destroy All Humans! (a remake of the PS2/Xbox game from 2005), and horror game Maid of Sker. We’ll also see video game adaptations of popular manga/anime series such as Fairy Tail and Sword Art Online: Alicization Lycoris.
There are, likewise, several offerings for racing fans such as Trackmania, F1 2020, and NASCAR Heat. We’ll also be treated to spinoffs, sequels, and DLC like Dying Light: Hellraid, Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2, Minecraft Dungeons: Jungle Awakens, and many more.
We’ve also included PC game releases for the summer of 2020. However, please be reminded that some of these titles may release around August as well.
Note: Take a look at our June 2020 article to see if you missed out on a game this past month. For all the other content drops this year, and those in 2021 and beyond, check out our full PC game release dates listing.
July 2020 PC game releases
Minecraft Dungeons: Jungle Awakens (Mojang, Double Eleven): July 1
The first DLC for Minecraft Dungeons adds new locations, weapons, armors, artifacts, and enemy types. Welcome to the jungle, adventurer!
Trackmania (Ubisoft Nadeo): July 1
A racing game that’s a remake of Trackmania Nations.
NASCAR Heat 5 (704Games Company): July 10
Get ready to put the pedal to the metal in the next iteration of the NASCAR Heat franchise. The standard edition releases on July 10, but those who purchase the gold edition of the game can play three days earlier on July 7.
F1 2020 (Codemasters): July 10
Head to the finish line as you battle for Formula One’s championship.
Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon 2 (Inti Creates): July 10
Koji Igarashi’s “Metroidvania” title returns with a sequel featuring 8-bit graphics and retro 2D action.
Sword Art Online Alicization Lycoris (Bandai Namco): July 10
The next offering in the Sword Art Online franchise releases in July 2020. It’ll take players to the Underworld.
Death Stranding (Kojima Productions): July 14
Hideo Kojima’s mysterious project was previously considered a PS4 exclusive. However, it’s been announced that Death Stranding will be coming to PCs in July 2020.
Dead Age 2 (Silent Dreams): July 16 (Early Access)
Role-playing, turn-based combat, survival, and rogue-lite mechanics all combine in a post-apocalyptic setting where you and a group of survivors attempt to face off against a multitude of zombies.
Rock of Ages 3: Make & Break (ACE Team): July 21
Tower defense, quirky humor, and gigantic tumbling rocks!
Dying Light – Hellraid (Techland): July 23
Say goodbye to Harran and say hello to more zombies in Dying Light – Hellraid.
Rogue Legacy 2 (Cellar Door Games): July 23
Get ready for some rogue-lite action in this sequel. Go on an adventure, smack around a few baddies, and die… only for your child to succeed you and do it all over again.
Destroy All Humans! (Black Forest Games/Pandemic Studios): July 28
A remake of the PlayStation 2 classic that originally released in 2005. Destroy All Humans! lets you play as Crypto-137 as you annihilate the puny meatbags of earth.
Grounded (Obsidian Entertainment): July 28 (Early Access)
It’s Bugs meets Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. Your microscopic heroes face off against hair-raising critters-turned-giants in this adventure game. Grounded‘s July 28 release is only for its “game preview,” essentially an early access version that’ll be available on Steam.
Othercide (Lightbulb Crew): July 28
Fight to survive in this turn-based tactical game featuring a “Dynamic Timeline System.”
Skater XL (Easy Day Studios): July 28
This skateboarding game has been in early access since December 2018 and it’s now officially launching in July 2020.
Fairy Tail (Koei Tecmo): July 31
This adventure game based on the Fairy Tail manga and anime series was supposed to release back in June. It’s now slated for release at the tail end (pun intended) of July 2020.
CastleStorm II (Zen Studios): July 31
Strategize and conquer your opponent’s land as heroic medieval knights or as the countless undead hordes.
What Happened (Genius Slackers): July 2020
This dark, first-person horror game explores the mind of a highschool student who’s suffering from anxiety and depression.
Beyond a Steel Sky (Revolution Software): July 2020
Already available via Apple Arcade, Beyond a Steel Sky is a futuristic/cyberpunk adventure game that’s also a sequel to Revolution’s 1994 classic Beneath a Steel Sky.
Maid of Sker (Wales Interactive): July 2020
A first-person survival horror game set in a gloomy hotel; it’s steeped in rich folklore.
Summer 2020 PC game releases
Here are the PC game releases and content drops scheduled for summer 2020. Please be reminded that some of these games may release as late as August.
Horizon Zero Dawn: Complete Edition (Guerrilla Games)
One of the biggest action-adventure titles for the PS4 will make its way to PCs this summer.
Imperiums: Greek Wars (Kube Games)
A 4X grand strategy title with a certain mythological twist.
Peaky Blinders: Mastermind (FuturLab)
Set prior to the first season of the hit Netflix show, Peaky Blinders: Mastermind presents you with numerous puzzles to solve using stealth and cunning.
Tell Me Why (DONTNOD Entertainment)
This upcoming episodic game from DONTNOD explores mature themes such as gender and sexuality. You get to control twins Tyler and Alison while the game has themes related to transgender concerns.
Hellpoint (Cradle Games)
An action role-playing game with dark, sci-fi themes.
What do you think about July 2020’s offerings? Are there any PC game releases and content drops you’re looking forward to this July 2020? Let us know.
Note: All release dates are for North America.