When Sony Playstation 3 was released way back in 2006, it was the most criticized and maligned game console during that period, because it was expensive and had an ugly appearance. But those perceptions gradually changed over the years primarily due to the inclusion of marvelous games into the system, and is the main reason why the Playstation 3 becomes what it is today. Included in this guide are the top 10 best Playstation 3 games reviews in 2014. It may not be the most comprehensive one, but at least, you will get the bird’s eye view of the most popular PS3 games available right now.
10. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is the 3rd installment of the all-time bestselling 1st person action series. It is the sequel to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, a many-time winner of Game of the Year award. It focuses, to a great extent, on multiple player game play that includes imaginative new functionality such as new two-player coop option, multiple game play combat methods, new play settings & weapons, and etc. Modern Warfare 3 also features a gasping single-player campaign which continues where Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 ended. It also includes game integration of Call of Duty’s Elite online service.
9. Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Greatest Hits)
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Greatest Hits) is the next installment of Elder Scrolls award-winning series. It is the sequel to The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, a 2006 winner of the Game of the Year award. It recreates this open world fantasy epic that drives the gameplay and virtual world technology to new heights. Skyrim will allow you to play any kind of game and do anything you want. The new game engine brings life to a total virtual world that has rolling clouds, bustling cities, rugged mountains, and lush fields. There is a wide selection of hundreds of skills, spells, and weapons. The new character procedure will allow you to play in any way possible.
8. Battlefield 3
The effectiveness of Frostbite 2, the cutting edge game engine of DICE, enables Battlefield 3 to jump ahead of its competitors. This revolutionary technology is the platform in which Battlefield 3 is constructed, providing a great feel for scale, highest visual quality, dynamic audio, extremely realistic character animations, and massive destruction. The game seems more alive and fun as bullets fly by, explosions toss you to the ground, and walls crumbling.
7. Call of Duty: Black Ops II
Call of Duty: Black Ops II transport players into the future Twenty-First Century Cold War, where weapons and technology meet to form a new era of warfare. This pushes the limitations of what the fans are used to expect from this record breaking entertainment franchise. It is the sequel to the 2010 release of Call of Duty: Black Ops which highlights the return of Black Ops characters, Agent Alex Mason and Sergeant Frank Woods, who are joined by a number of new characters.
6. Assassin’s Creed III
The Assassin’s Creed III takes you back to the American colonies in 1775. It is a time where political upheaval and civil unrest spread across the Americas. The flames of revolution of this young nation will be ignited by one native American assassin who is out to protect his country and his people. Assassin’s Creed III brings you to the past, and encounter the truth behind the most horrible war in history. The American Civil War, by the way, is not the typical event you used to read in history books.
5. FIFA Soccer 13
FIFA Soccer 13 provides the biggest and deepest set of features in franchise history, such as the capture of the drama and unpredictability of real-world football, the creativity and freedom of the attack, and the 5 game-changing improvements that create authentic fight for possession. It is based on real life players, leagues, and teams involved in Federation International de Football (FIFA). It is designed to provide the most authentic international soccer encounter in a video game to date. The features consist of extensive list of players, leagues, & teams, improvements in game play mechanics in offense & defense, local or online multiple player play options, and social network capability via the Electronic Arts (EA) Sports Football Club.
4. Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune
An ordinary man’s extra ordinary adventure sets a contemporary fortune hunter on a pulse pounding pursuit of the legendary treasure of El Dorado. This leads Sir Francis Drake to the finding of a deserted island in the midst of the Pacific Ocean. The search takes a dangerous turn when Drake is sought by the mercenaries, and he is stranded on the island. Drake and his companions, which are outgunned and outnumbered, shall fight to survive. And this starts the unraveling of the horrible secrets of the island.
3. Tomb Raider
Players of this action adventure video game, Tomb Raider, are introduced to the beginnings of Lara Croft, one of the most recognized video game celebrities of all time. It features a combination of melee, ranged combat, stealth, and survival. The exploration game play forces a young Lara Croft to press herself beyond her known limits of surviving, and uncover the mysterious history of a lost island. It is through this experience that Lara will release the adventurer inside her.
2. Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto V is the most ambitious and largest video game that Rockstar Games has ever produced. It makes the most of available processing power that the present generation of video game consoles possess. It blends game play and storytelling in unique ways, with players jumping repeatedly in and out of the game’s 3 lead characters lives, and playing all facets of the game’s intertwined story.
1. The Last of Us
A third person action survival game, The Last of Us uses choices in game play action to build up the game’s storyline, and the relationship between its two main characters, Ellie and Joel. It features a mixture of combat, stealth, exploration, and game mechanics platform. Game resources are scarce that it is unwise to use extreme firepower in resource gathering missions and conflicts. The game’s artificial intelligence (AI) reacts in a different manner that it is dependent upon the details of the player’s activities, thus, making decisions during game play a major consideration.
There are plenty of games available for Playstation 3, but the items listed above are one of the best you can find. If there are a few games that are not on the list of the games you finished playing, or have not played before, then you should give them a serious consideration. These games are extremely popular, so you would not regret that you decide to buy them.