As the holidays rapidly approach, we continue our look at top gifts including the top five PS4 games for Christmas or holiday gifts this year and beyond. The PlayStation 4 game system is once again a hot item this year and with a recent price reduction, the console is even more competitive than ever with Microsoft Xbox One. With Black Friday shopping season always around the corner, it’s an exciting time to review what games will be hot on wish lists all over the nation. Here’s our take on the top five PlayStation 4 games and what they each have to offer.
Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection
Known as one of the best series of action adventure games, Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection is definitely the title to be for fans of the action adventure genre. The characters involved and the epic detail in the game’s storyline are brilliantly epic and memorable. This game certainly translates nicely onto the Sony PlayStation 4 system. The price for this game is $59.99 but expect to see deals in the coming weeks as holiday shoppers snatch up this popular title from stores all over. Also see the PS4 Uncharted Bundle package to get this game along with a PlayStation 4 system as a gift!
The release of the Fallout 4 video game was set for November 10th, which was just in time for the holiday shopping season. This video game is consider an action roleplaying game with the setting in a post apocalyptic Boston where the player rises from an underground vault. The standard price for this epic game is $39.99 but it may be offered at discount at various stores online or in the retail world.
Got Star Wars fans on your list who also love video games? The new Star Wars Battlefront game is full of action and adventure from stomping down on the frozen tundra of the Hoth planet to fighting on multiplayer for either the Rebellion or Empire. Tons of weapons and detail make this one of the most intense video games out around the holidays. The price for this game ranges from $59.99 to $69.99, but may be found lower during holiday shopping sales.
Call of Duty Black Ops III
The new Call of Duty Black Ops 3 game is an exciting first person shooter video game that fans of the series will certainly love. The setting takes place in the future year 2065 where science and technology are more developed. That makes this game’s warfare that much more intense. A special “Zombie mode” is also offered which is basically a mode of the game where zombies are thrown into the city and must be stopped before they completely take over. The price on this game ranges from $49.99 to $59.99
Metal Gear Solid V
The Metal Gear Solid V video game is yet another fun action adventure game which is the fifth installment in a popular series. After the destruction of Ground Zero big boss falls into a coma. After nine years of being in a coma he wakes up and leads a new mercenary group called the Diamond Dogs. He then makes his way through the Angolian Civil War to seek revenge and the gamer will be along with him for this exciting adventure. The price for this game was set at $39.99 but went down by ten dollars and will likely be involved in other sales deals in the weeks leading up to Christmas!
The top five PlayStation 4 games listed above are a great assortment of titles to add to any PS4 game library. These are perfect for someone who is just getting a brand new PlayStation 4 system and needs a game to get started, or for those who are avid gamers with other titles already in their collection. We expect to see many of these on gamers’ wish lists year round, and with Black Friday sales and deals on the way, don’t be surprised to see these flying off the shelves!