If you’ve recently purchased PS5 and you want to know what to play, this guide can be pretty helpful. We’ve listed all the best games for PS5 throughout different genres – from family-friendly to RPGs and first-person shooters.
The good thing about PlayStation, it has never let you down. So, whether you want to explore all the features of the DualSense controller or some serious action, you will indeed find something on our list.
The first thing to know, games on disc for PS5 are sold on Ultra-HD Blue Ray, while digital games can be purchased through PlayStation Store.
Also, there is a possibility to upgrade your game from PS4 to PS5 easily, and most likely for free.
Since PS5 was released only a couple of months ago, in November 2020, the list is not too extensive yet. Even the console itself is hard to find, so you must be pretty determined to find it. And once you do, it will all be worth it. There are many games to be released, so you have something to look forward to. For now, let’s go through all the available games and see how you can get them.
Available games for PS5
Let’s go through a list of the available games and their short description.
|Sackboy: A big adventure|
|Marvel’s Spiderman: Miles Morales|
|Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla|
|Watch Dog Legions|
So far, these are the most popular games released for PS5. I’ll go with you through each of them to see whether this is something you would be interested in or not.
The game is a roguelike and shows the true potential of PS5. Even though not everyone will find it amusing, for sure, nobody can deny the graphics and all the other elements in the game. Here, you can see all the advantages of PS5 over PS4 and other consoles. Your controller is sensitive, so you’ll be able to feel everything as you’re there, which will for sure make your playing experience more joyful. The feeling itself, the graphics, and the technology make this game top-notch among PS5 games. As in any other roguelike game, you continue the path from the exact same place once you die. You can gain new upgrades, find new weapons and alien tech, and work on discovering new game features every time you are in the loop again.
Sackboy: A big adventure
As the name itself says, Sackboy goes on a big adventure. Our main boy is going through different planets and different ecosystems, trying to defeat evil Vex. The game’s design is just adorable, as well as all the surprises along the way. If you are looking for something play-light yet fun, this is the game for you. Here, as well, you can see why the PS5 has supremacy over other consoles regarding the graphics and tech part.
If you know the game back from 2009, you’ll be surprised to see what 4K technology can do. The game was re-made for PS5, and it never looked better. The motion capture, audio, textures; everything was rebuilt and blended with a familiar story for players to experience the new gaming world. If you’re interested in games filled with creepy background stories, monsters, and death, then this one is the right choice for you.
Marvel’s Spiderman: Miles Morales
Coming right out of the comic books, the new Spiderman sequel looks iconic. Here, the focus was moved from Peter Parker to Miles Morales, along with action and completely new teen problems. Since Morales has some new superpowers, like bioelectric venom, your DualSense controller will come in handy. You’ll experience the game to the max and enjoy every move you make. If you’re a fan of fiction, Spiderman waits for you.
You don’t know what Fortnite is only if you live under a rock. So, here it is, Fortnite for PS5. You’ll be able to enjoy all advantages of PS5 gaming, such as shortened loading time. Also, there are many triggers, so you’ll literally feel picking up the weapon and the difference between weapons themselves. Real-life experience is increased, while waiting time is decreased. Can it go any better than this? We don’t think so.
Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla
Another well-known game series. If you’re a history fan and enjoy being an assassin, this game will take your breath away. As any historical plot, this one includes alliances with enemies, bringing down kings, traveling through towns of the old England. However, among all the Assassin’s Creed games so far, this one stands out. Thanks to the main character Eivor, brutal combats, and fantastic customization options that go into details, such as face tattoos, this game gives you a lifetime experience. You can’t make a mistake with such a detail-oriented well-written plot.
Watch Dog Legion
If you’ve always wanted to be a hacker, now you have a chance. Explore the entire London and complicate the story as much as you want. The new PS5 sequel of Watch Dog comes with a new option – recruiting any NPC you see in the program. You can be a hitman, spy, even a cute little grandma. Whatever you think would make your experience enjoyable. There are new cameras to hack, new security buildings to go to, new options for character customization. Go ahead, let your inner child enjoy!
If you want to be one of those long-sward warriors in 4K, Godfall is your game. A fantasy world full of knights, battles, and legendary skills. What else could you wish for? The adaptive triggers were put into this game as well, meaning that your DualSense controller will pay off once again and give you a tremendous gaming experience.
Now, we’ve been through some of the best gaming options for PS5. As mentioned above, there are more games yet to come. And we will keep you posted on each of them!