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5 top video games you must play in May 2020

  • This month’s recommendations include remakes of Final Fantasy and Resident Evil
  • New releases for PS4 and XBox are welcome news if you’re self-isolating
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The Final Fantasy VII Remake is just one of our four recommendations this month. Photo: Sony Interactive Entertainment

Each month, we share four of the games we’re loving right now. If you start playing any of them, share on social media, and don’t forget to tag us!

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

The fifth edition of the social simulation video game is absolutely addictive, as you catch insects, grow fruit, chop wood and reel in fish to earn the cash you need to buy everything you could ever dream of (but could never afford in real life).

Read our review here and buy a copy here.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake

Final Fantasy VII RemakeFinally available exclusively for the PS4, Square Enix has rebuilt this classic from the ground up, with modern graphics and mechanics, retelling the legendary tale with charm and finesse.

Read our review here and buy a copy here.

Resident Evil 3 Remake

Photo: TNSThe action-packed reimagining of the 1999 title is gorgeous to look at, with more chase scenes and fight sequences than in its predecessor.

Read our review here and buy a copy here.

Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Ori and the Will of the WispsAn excellent example of how a sequel can be a true success, this follow up to 2015’s Ori and the Blind Forest fixes the original’s flaws, comes up with a new angle, and adeptly balances the familiar with teh new.

Read our review here and buy a copy here.