Do you already have a PS5 (PlayStation 5 Console) or are you going to buy one? Here we have carefully picked the best PS5 games according to metacritics and popular online reviews. So check out what are the best games available for the console! At the end of this article, also see the most anticipated titles for PS5 for the coming months or for the next year!
Best PS5 Games 2021
See the top picked below.
1. God of War
Kratos’ return in a new setting entirely based on Norse mythology remains one of the great PlayStation 5 titles. The game maintains the same level of action, violence and cinematic already typical of the franchise, but now with a level of graphics never seen before. , especially in the 60FPS version.
2. Resident Evil Village
Of course, Resident Evil couldn’t be missing from that list. Village continues the franchise with a story that takes place before Resident Evil 7: Bioharzard. The game has a greater emphasis on exploration and horror, with many disturbing elements and macabre scenarios different from what we’re used to seeing. One of the great attractions of the game is the open world full of secrets to be explored.
3. Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
Ratchet and Clank have returned after 5 years in one of the most beautiful games ever made. The game looks like a Pixar movie and has breathtaking visuals, as well as a very engaging and fun story that explores the multi-verse theme. Charismatic characters, exciting moments and lots of action and visual effects are the hallmarks of this game.
4. Spider-Man: Miles Morales
The focus of the stubborn’s new adventure is on Miles Morales. A game with new mechanics, new villains and innovative combat gameplay for you to explore! And, of course, the graphics: Morales has facial expressions and body movements you can’t imagine. Jumping through New York buildings has never been so much fun!
5. Sackboy: The Big Adventure
Sackboy is back with a vengeance on this PS5 adventure! Whether you can play solo or with friends, you’ll have a game that explores all the features of Dual Sense and provides ample ways to explore the gameplay.
6. Demon’s Souls
Remake of the PS3 smash hit, which is even more brutal, gory and adrenaline-pumping on PS5. With updated graphics, new quests and enemies, you will have a supreme challenge waiting for you.
7. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War
What makes Black Ops Cold War an essential game is its use of Dual Sense’s adaptive controls. Believe it or not, every weapon in the game offers a unique reaction when you use them. A pistol is one thing, a machine gun another. Finally, the game stands by itself, especially if you like killing zombies in survival mode. And all at 120fps! Call of Duty COD.
8. Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition
This edition of Devil May Cry brings Virgil as a playable character and a lot of improvements. Use of Ray Tracing, Dark Knight Mode and gameplay with increased speed are just some of the features you will have in another adventure of demon hunters.
A fantasy RPG focused on looting and melee combat. It will be one of the first games of the genre, showing all the potential of the PS5 for games of the genre, with wide possibility of character customization.
10. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla recreates the Vikings’ presence on Earth with deep detail. Ubisoft makes the most of the power of the PS5 and brings wonderful graphics. Whether in battles between dozens of enemies, or sailing in the intense seas of the North, Valhalla is an experience of the highest level. It’s a fun, emotional game with a brilliant protagonist!
11. Watch Dogs Legion
Watch Dogs Legion breaks new ground in the franchise by allowing players to control multiple characters at the same time. Everyone can be killed, depending on how you play, which eliminates the concept of having only one protagonist. It’s a game with a giant open world and a complex story, which will cost you dozens of hours to reset!
12. Ghost of Tsushima
Ghost of Tsushima won several awards for the story and the gameplay very well done. Noir mode, movement kinematics and all the quests that Jin Sakai performs make this game a work of art. On PS5 we see a game even more beautiful, fluid and fast, which makes this upgrade to the new generation a success!
13. The Pathless
From the creator of Abzu, we have yet another narrative and very emotional game about an archer and his companion, an eagle, who explore a forest together.
14. NBA 2K21
The best basketball game franchise in the world hits the next generation of consoles with everything. Mainly with tears and jaw-dropping graphics! NBA 2K21 is the real deal and makes the list.
15. Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate
Mortal Kombat 11 is brutal, bloody and violent, in other words: it’s just what we expect from MK. On PS5 the upgrade was basically graphics, but the developers promise new content and gameplay changes, to make their duels even more insane.
16. FIFA 21
FIFA 21 is of course one of the best football games and definitely couldn’t be left out in this list. The best football game today arrives on PS5 with a jaw-dropping look, although the mechanics and gameplay don’t differ much from the PS4 version.
A bizarre game, but with an interesting proposal, in which players control creatures that are half insect and half… snacks.
Fortnite received absurd improvements in terms of graphics. In addition, fun is guaranteed in this Battle Royale, which brings all the features and mechanics already characteristic of the game. And, of course, we can expect incredible updates and innovations in the coming months and years!
19. Observer: System Redux
A remake of the sci-fi game that was released in 2017 and which caused a stir for its controversial, strange and very innovative narrative.
20. Astro’s Playroom
Game that comes with PS5! Embark on cute adventures with Astro Bot, which will teach you how to use Dual Sense, the new PS5 controller, as well as revealing all the details and details of the console and what to expect in the new generation of video games.
Most awaited games for PS5
In addition to the games mentioned above, we have other great titles coming out in the coming months for the console. Among the most anticipated are:
God of War: Ragnarok
The long-awaited continuation of Kratos’ adventures in Norse mythology is already in the oven and is confirmed for release in 2022. The game will resume the climax in which the previous game ended and promises to raise the level even more.
Horizon: Forbidden West
The sequel to Horizon: Zero Dawn looks even more amazing. Let’s find out more about Aloy’s past and what actually happened to Earth. Explore fictional locations inspired by regions of the United States and face machines even more dangerous than those in the first game.
Gran Turismo 7
Gran Turismo 7 is a must have on the PS5, as Sony’s biggest car franchise is always present on the company’s consoles. All we can expect from this game is lots of realism, real-life cars and lots of speed!
Hogwarts Legacy is everything Harry Potter fans have always dreamed of: an RPG where you can experience everything a school wizard lives in JK Rowling’s books. Although the story predates Harry Potter, you’ll have plenty of reasons to explore the game’s dozens of hours, such as attending classes, playing Quidditch and facing off against dark wizards.
Battlefield 2042 is expected to be released by the end of 2021. There isn’t much information about gameplay or storytelling yet, but EA has already announced that this will be the biggest game in the franchise ever made. The hype is huge!
Far Cry 6
Far Cry 6 had a beautiful trailer released in which it raises suspicions about being in front of the story of Vaas Montenegro, the great villain of Far Cry 3. In addition, Giancarlo Esposito, actor of Breaking Bad, will be the great villain. The game promises to be one of the best in the franchise.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake
The Sands of Time was very successful on PlayStation 2 and is considered the best game in the franchise. Many fans of this title will want to experience the Prince’s adventure in the next generation, with revamped mechanics and a completely optimized look.
Ghotwire: Tokyo is a horror game in which the player must use paranormal powers to defeat spirits and ghosts across the city of Tokyo. The narrative promises to be quite scary, with gameplay focused on combat and exploration.