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Top 46 Games Trends In May

From Next-Gen Console Controllers to Extensive eSports Sponsorships

— June 3, 2020 — Tech
The gaming industry undergoes rapid change as new technologies are emerging, and a number of May 2020 Games reflect this. More consumers are becoming interested in the industry as graphics and playing experiences improve, which also drives more brand interest in gaming and adjacent spaces like esports.

One of the notable May 2020 Games comes from USA Today, which is an AR mobile game to encourage social distancing. Players of the AR game can access interactive quizzes, as well as topical educational content.

Another important development in gaming comes from BMW who recently made a significant investment in esports. The company has moved to sponsor five different major sports teams across several different countries.

Lastly, Sony revealed the controller that Willa accompanies its next-gen console, the PlayStation 5. The controller has an ergonomic design with more responsive buttons.
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Game-Themed Console Releases
Game-Themed Console Releases
Microsoft's 'Cyberpunk 2077' Xbox One X Was Recently Revealed
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Role-Playing Defence Games
Role-Playing Defence Games
Game of Thrones Beyond the Wall is Now Available on HUAWEI App Gallery
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RPG-Style Arcade Games
RPG-Style Arcade Games
Atari's PONG Quest Adapts a 1970s Game for a New Generation
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43
Virtual Racing Competitions
Virtual Racing Competitions
NBC Sports is Releasing a Virtual IndyCar Race for the Second Time
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Extensive eSports Coverage Broadcasts
Extensive eSports Coverage Broadcasts
ESPN2 Will Be Airing 12 Consecutive Hours of eSports
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Virtual Baseball Tournaments
Virtual Baseball Tournaments
Baseball Players Will Compete in MLB the Show in a Digital Event
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40
Interactive Sci-Fi Thriller Movies
Interactive Sci-Fi Thriller Movies
Wales Interactive Released the Complex for PS4 on March 31st
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Interactive Content Streaming Protocols
Interactive Content Streaming Protocols
Instant Interactive Develops GREG to Enhance Entertainment
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Ocean-Mapping Games
Ocean-Mapping Games
NASA's NeMO-Net Has Players Help to Find the World's Coral Reefs
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Virtual Football Tournaments
Virtual Football Tournaments
ESPN is Continuing Its eSports Push with 'Road to the Madden Bowl'
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Free Game Promotions
Free Game Promotions
Sony is Offered Two Free PS4 Games as a Part of Its Play at Home Initiative
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Social Media Gaming Apps
Social Media Gaming Apps
Facebook is Launching a Dedicated Gaming App for Mobile Streaming
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Surround Sound Gaming Platforms
Surround Sound Gaming Platforms
Google Released a Number of Improvements to Its Stadia Platform
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Wireless Gamer Audio Adapters
Wireless Gamer Audio Adapters
The Genki Audio Bluetooth Adapter Works with the Nintendo Switch
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Crypto-Powered Augmented Reality Apps
Crypto-Powered Augmented Reality Apps
The Triffic App Now Enables Users to Raise Funds for WHO
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Charitable Mobile Puzzle Games
Charitable Mobile Puzzle Games
OnePlus Introduced the Competitive Crackables 2.0 Mobile Game
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Mobile Gaming Seasonal Challanges
Mobile Gaming Seasonal Challanges
Minecraft Earth Added Challenges and More Organizational
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Wireless Retro Gaming Controllers
Wireless Retro Gaming Controllers
8BitDo Created a Wireless Controller for the TurboGrafx-16 mini
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Restaurant Gaming Profiles
Restaurant Gaming Profiles
Denny's Created a Brand Profile for Engagement on Multiplayer Platforms
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Immersive Console Gamer Headsets
Immersive Console Gamer Headsets
The Razer Thresher Ultimate Offers Surround Sound for Xbox Users
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Extensive eSports Sponsorship Initives
Extensive eSports Sponsorship Initives
BMW Drastically Increased Its eSports Marketing Presence
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Social Distancing AR Games
Social Distancing AR Games
USA Today's AR App Offers Quizzes and Narrative-Based Games
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In-Game Museum Tours
In-Game Museum Tours
Monterey Bay Aquarium is Hosting Virtual Tours of Animal Crossing's Museum
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Intuitive Buttonless VR Controllers
Intuitive Buttonless VR Controllers
The 'etee' Button-Free VR Controller is Tactile-Focused
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Gamer-Targeted Hard Drives
Gamer-Targeted Hard Drives
The Silicon Power A62 External Game Drive Stores Up to 50 Games
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VR Fitness Subscriptions
VR Fitness Subscriptions
Supernatural is Like a Virtual Gym That Shares New Workouts Daily
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Lag-Free Gamer Laptops
Lag-Free Gamer Laptops
The Latest Razer Blade Stealth 13 Has a 120 Hz Display
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In-Game Art Galleries
In-Game Art Galleries
The Getty Museum's Tool Lets Players Import Art in Animal Crossing
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Virtual Scavenger Hunt Apps
Virtual Scavenger Hunt Apps
Roadgames Home Lets Users Explore the World from Home
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Virtual Beachside Weddings
Virtual Beachside Weddings
A Couple Opts for a Virtual Wedding in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
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Virus-Related AR Games
Virus-Related AR Games
Waleed Nasir Plans to Create a COVID-19 Augmented Reality Game
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Virtual Team-Building Games
Virtual Team-Building Games
Wildly Different Expands Its Roster of Team-Building Exercises
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Soccer Strategy Coach Controllers
Soccer Strategy Coach Controllers
The Conceptual Nike Controller by Rohit Mudliyar is Futuristic
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Game-Inspired Hard Drives
Game-Inspired Hard Drives
The Cyberpunk 2077 Special Edition Game Drive is Limited-Edition
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12
Next-Gen Console Controllers
Next-Gen Console Controllers
The Sony PlayStation 5 DualSense Game Controller is Responsive
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11
Handheld Gamer Laptops
Handheld Gamer Laptops
The GPD WIN Max Allows for Intense Gaming from Anywhere
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10
Social Distancing Simulators
Social Distancing Simulators
Minecraft Created an Interactive Pandemic Simulator Map to Teach Kids
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9
Digital Hangout Platforms
Digital Hangout Platforms
Kosmi's Platform is an All-in-One Digital Socializing Experience
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8
Pillar-Shaped Gaming Consoles
Pillar-Shaped Gaming Consoles
This Conceptual Sony PlayStation 5 Imagines the Next-Gen Console
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7
Cake-Making Coding Games
Cake-Making Coding Games
Code a Cake Teaches Coding to Kids By Comparing It to Baking
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Gamer Exclusive Footwear Drops
Gamer Exclusive Footwear Drops
Players Can Unlock Nike Offerings Through MyPLAYER Nation
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Fashion-Forward Custom Gaming Experiences
Fashion-Forward Custom Gaming Experiences
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Engages Streetwear Fans
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Projector-Equipped Gaming Console Concepts
Projector-Equipped Gaming Console Concepts
The Xbox Project Oris Console Plays Games and Much More
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3
Streetwear-Wearing Virtual Characters
Streetwear-Wearing Virtual Characters
The Sims Invites Fashion Expression with Streetwear Options
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2
Hybrid Digital Pet Toys
Hybrid Digital Pet Toys
The Melbits 'POD' Provides Kids with a Virtual Pet and a Real Toy
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Honorary Cinematic Board Games
Honorary Cinematic Board Games
This Jumanji Board Game Delivers an Authentic Player Experience
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