We already published the list of best PS4 games of all time, now it’s time to discover the best PS4 action-adventure games of all time.
With amazing titles like God of War, Uncharted 4, and Red Dead Redemption 2, the PS4 is surely have a great collection of action-adventure games.
If you’re a fan of both PS4 and action-adventure games, there’s a chance you’ll like this list.
Most of you will know (or even still playing) some of the games mentioned in this list.
#99. No Man’s Sky
#98. LEGO Jurassic World
#97. Styx: Shards of Darkness
#96. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands
#94. LEGO Marvel’s Avengers
#92. Neverending Nightmares
#91. Knack 2
#90. Tembo the Badass Elephant
#87. Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition
#86. LEGO The Hobbit
#85. Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition
#84. Serial Cleaner
#83. Resident Evil: Revelations 2 – Episode 1: Penal Colony
#82. Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris
#81. Hitman – Episode 3: Marrakesh
#80. Little Nightmares
#79. LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham
#77. inFamous: First Light
#76. Dying Light
#75. Resident Evil: Revelations 2
#74. Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes
#73. The Evil Within
#72. Saints Row IV: Re-Elected
#71. The Evil Within 2
#70. Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition
#69. The Deadly Tower of Monsters
#68. Dead Rising 4: Frank’s Big Package
#66. Devil May Cry 4: Special Edition
#64. LEGO City Undercover
#63. Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight
#62. Life is Strange: Episode 1 – Chrysalis
#61. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
#60. Just Cause 3
#59. For Honor
#58. Star Trek: Bridge Crew
#57. LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens
#56. Hitman – Intro Pack
#55. The Flame in the Flood: Complete Edition
#54. Life is Strange: Episode 2 – Out of Time
#53. Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
#52. Life is Strange: Before the Storm – Episode 1: Awake
#49. The Evil Within: The Assignment
#48. Yomawari: Midnight Shadows
#47. Alien: Isolation
#46. LEGO Dimensions
#45. Yakuza Kiwami
#44. Dying Light: The Following
#43. Don’t Starve: Console Edition
#42. Dishonored: Definitive Edition
#40. God of War III Remastered
#39. Life is Strange: Episode 3 – Chaos Theory
#38. Life is Strange: Before the Storm – Episode 2: Brave New World
#37. Gravity Rush Remastered
#36. inFamous: Second Son
#35. Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition
#34. Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap
#33. Watch Dogs
#32. Middle-earth: Shadow of War
#31. Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
#30. The Last Guardian
#29. Hitman – Episode 6: Hokkaido
#28. Dishonored: Death of the Outsider
#27. Assassin’s Creed Origins
#26. Resident Evil HD Remaster
#25. Watch Dogs 2
#24. LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
#23. Life is Strange: Episode 4 – Dark Room
#22. Life is Strange: Episode 5 – Polarized
#21. Dragon Quest Builders
#20. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
#19. DmC: Devil May Cry Definitive Edition
#18. Hitman – Episode 2: Sapienza
#16. Axiom Verge
#15. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
#14. Life is Strange
#13. Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition
#12. Yakuza 0
#11. Resident Evil 4
#10. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
Fight through Mordor and uncover the truth of the spirit that compels you, discover the origins of the Rings of Power, build your legend and ultimately confront the evil of Sauron in this new chronicle of Middle-earth.
Winner of multiple awards including Game of the Year, Best Action Game and the most innovative game of this generation.
Experience the ground-breaking Nemesis System as you fight through Mordor and ultimately confront the evil of Sauron in this new chronicle of Middle-earth.
#9. Resident Evil 7: biohazard
Fear and isolation seep through the walls of an abandoned southern farmhouse.
“7” marks a new beginning for survival horror with the Isolated View of the visceral new first-person perspective.
Powered by the RE Engine, horror reaches incredible heights of immersion as players enter a terrifyingly new world of fear as they fight to survive.
#8. Dishonored 2
Dishonored 2 takes your protagonist, Corvo Attano or Emily Kaldwin, to the coastal city of Karnaca where the choices you make will have significant impact on the world.
#7. Batman: Arkham Knight
In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect.
The Scarecrow returns to unite an impressive roster of super villains, including Penguin, Two-Face and Harley Quinn, to destroy The Dark Knight forever.
Batman: Arkham Knight introduces Rocksteady’s uniquely designed version of the Batmobile, which is drivable for the first time in the franchise.
The addition of this legendary vehicle, combined with the acclaimed gameplay of the Batman Arkham series, offers gamers the ultimate and complete Batman experience as they tear through the streets and soar across the skyline of the entirety of Gotham City.
#6. Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration
After uncovering an ancient mystery, Lara Croft embarks on a journey throughout the most treacherous and remote regions of the world to find the secret of immortality.
Forming powerful new alliances and relying on her intellect and survival skills, Lara will ultimately embrace her fate as the Tomb Raider.
Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautifully hostile environments on earth, Rise of the Tomb Raider delivers a cinematic survival action adventure where you will join Lara Croft on her first tomb raiding expedition and witness the rise of an icon.
- Rise of the Tomb Raider game.
- Limited Edition Artbook & Packaging.
- “Blood Ties” Single Player Story: Explore Lara’s childhood home in all-new Story Mode adventure, and uncover a family mystery that will change her life forever.
- “Blood Ties” Nightmare: Lara’s worst nightmares come alive as hordes of the undead overrun her childhood home. Compete with friends and create community challenges with card modifiers in an all new Nightmare Mode.
- Endurance Mode Co-Op: You and a friend must work together to raid tombs in a brutal wilderness. Battle to the top of the leaderboards, as others try to beat your longest survival run.
- 20 Year Celebration Content: Five classic Lara Croft skins plus a reimagined outfit that pays tribute to Lara’s trip to Antarctica from Tomb Raider III. New content also includes the “Extreme Survivor” difficulty mode.
- PlayStation VR-support: Experience “Blood Ties” Single Player Story in a whole new way with full Virtual Reality support using the PlayStation VR headset.
- All DLC Included: Includes all previously released downloadable content, plus new outfits, weapons, and Expedition Cards that will keep you customizing, expanding, and challenging your friends to new adventures.
#5. Okami HD
In Okami, the player takes the role of the mythical sun goddess Amaterasu, in the form of a wolf.
Her task is to restore color (or ‘life’) to the world by destroying the monsters who have stolen it.
Since Amaterasu is a deity, there are naturally people who worship her and people who don’t.
The more people who worship her (as a result of her restoring color and doing other good deeds for them), the more powerful she becomes.
#4. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan has brought a new edge to the Cold War, and in 1984, a one-eyed man with a prosthetic arm appears in the country.
Those who know him call him Snake; the legendary mercenary who was once swept from the stage of history and left in a coma by American private intelligence network Cipher.
Snake is accompanied by Ocelot, an old friend who saved him from attack when he finally awoke.
Now, Snake’s former partner Kazuhira Miller is being held by the Soviet forces in Afghanistan.
Snake must undertake a solo mission to rescue Miller and prove to the world that the legendary mercenary is not dead and gone.
That first step will lead to a path of vengeance against the very Cipher that slaughtered so many of Snake’s men, and to a battle that will embroil the whole world…
What started in Ground Zeroes must finish with “V”.
#3. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Several years after his last adventure, retired fortune hunter, Nathan Drake, is forced back into the world of thieves.
With the stakes much more personal, Drake embarks on a globe-trotting journey in pursuit of a historical conspiracy behind a fabled pirate treasure.
His greatest adventure will test his physical limits, his resolve, and ultimately what he’s willing to sacrifice to save the ones he loves.
#2. The Last of Us Remastered
Winner of over 200 Game of the Year awards, The Last of Us has been rebuilt for the PlayStation 4 system.
Now featuring full 1080p, higher resolution character models, improved shadows and lighting, in addition to several other gameplay improvements.
20 years after a pandemic has radically changed known civilization, infected humans run wild and survivors are killing each other for food, weapons; whatever they can get their hands on.
Joel, a violent survivor, is hired to smuggle a 14 year-old girl, Ellie, out of an oppressive military quarantine zone, but what starts as a small job soon transforms into a brutal journey across the U.S.
The Last of Us Remastered includes the Abandoned Territories Map Pack, Reclaimed Territories Map Pack, and the critically acclaimed The Last of Us: Left Behind Single Player campaign that combines themes of survival, loyalty, and love with tense, survival-action gameplay.
- Explore a brutal post-pandemic world, fully realized with the power of PlayStation 4 system.
- Includes additional game content: over $30 in value.
- Delve into Ellie’s past in Left Behind, the single-player prequel chapter.
- Eight new multiplayer maps in the Abandoned and Reclaimed Territories packs.
- In-game cinematic commentary from the cast and creative director.
#1. Grand Theft Auto V
Los Santos: a sprawling sun-soaked metropolis full of self-help gurus, starlets and fading celebrities, once the envy of the Western world, now struggling to stay afloat in an era of economic uncertainty and cheap reality TV.
Amidst the turmoil, three very different criminals plot their own chances of survival and success: Franklin, a street hustler looking for real opportunities and serious money; Michael, a professional ex-con whose retirement is a lot less rosy than he hoped it would be; and Trevor, a violent maniac driven by the chance of a cheap high and the next big score.
Running out of options, the crew risks everything in a series of daring and dangerous heists that could set them up for life.
The biggest, most dynamic and most diverse open world ever created, Grand Theft Auto V blends storytelling and gameplay in new ways as players repeatedly jump in and out of the lives of the game’s three lead characters, playing all sides of the game’s interwoven story.
All the classic hallmarks of the groundbreaking series return, including incredible attention to detail and Grand Theft Auto’s darkly humorous take on modern culture, alongside a brand new and ambitious approach to open world multiplayer.
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Determining the best PS4 action-adventure game is no doubt a never ending topic (mostly because new games are still being released), but it’s worth the time!