The Xbox One is Microsoft’s current gaming console, being the successor of the Xbox 360.
With the release of the newer version of the console, the Xbox One S, and the latest and most powerful, the Xbox One X, you can play the games at better frame rate and resolution.
If you have this console, I know that you want to know the best Xbox One games of all time.
Most of you will recognize some of the games mentioned on this list.
And in this post, you will get:
- A highly curated and filtered list on the current best Xbox One games
- Developer, publisher, and release date information
- Genre of the games
This list is the results of the average score of reviews from so many popular gaming websites, and thanks for GameRankings for helping me to build this list.
If you want to get more specific, here are the best Xbox One games by genres:
So here you go.
#100. World of Tanks
#99. Valiant Hearts: The Great War
#98. Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition
#97. Mega Man Legacy Collection
#95. FIFA 15
#94. Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2
#93. Borderlands: The Handsome Collection
#91. Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings
#90. Guitar Hero Live
#89. The Turing Test
#88. Tom Clancy’s The Division
#87. Fallout 4: Far Harbor
#86. Game of Thrones: Episode Three – The Sword in the Darkness
#85. King’s Quest Chapter 1: A Knight to Remember
#83. Cities: Skylines – Xbox One Edition
#82. Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime
#81. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
#80. Madden NFL 15
#79. Super Time Force
#78. Child of Light
#77. 10 Second Ninja X
#76. The Evil Within 2
#75. FIFA 17
#74. Tekken 7
#73. Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered
#72. Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
#71. Wolfenstein: The New Order
#70. NHL 16
#68. Middle-earth: Shadow of War
#67. Madden NFL 17
#66. Castle Crashers Remastered
#65. Game of Thrones: Episode One – Iron From Ice
#64. Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
#63. FIFA 16
#62. Life is Strange: Episode 3 – Chaos Theory
#61. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition
#60. Little Nightmares
#59. Sunset Overdrive
#58. Forza Horizon 2: Storm Island
#57. Sonic Mania
#55. Project CARS 2
#54. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition
#53. Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions
#52. Halo 5: Guardians
#51. South Park: The Fractured But Whole
#49. Pro Evolution Soccer 2016
#48. F1 2016
#47. Assassin’s Creed Origins
#46. XCOM 2
#45. NBA 2K16
#44. Forza Motorsport 7
#43. Halo: The Master Chief Collection
#42. Madden NFL 16
#40. Gears of War 4
#39. Metro Redux
#38. DmC: Devil May Cry Definitive Edition
#37. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
#36. BioShock: The Collection
#35. Dying Light: The Following
#34. Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
#33. DiRT 4
#32. Far Cry 4
#31. Mortal Kombat X
#30. Rare Replay
#29. Titanfall 2
#28. Batman: Arkham Knight
#27. Dragon Age: Inquisition
#26. Battlefield 1
#25. Forza Horizon 2
#22. DiRT Rally
#21. Resident Evil HD Remaster
#20. Rise of the Tomb Raider
#19. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
#18. NBA 2K17
#17. Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition
#16. Resident Evil 7: biohazard
#15. Rocket League
#14. Ori and the Blind Forest
#13. Forza Motorsport 6
#12. Injustice 2
#11. Dishonored 2
You’ve come here for a reason.
The Union Aerospace Corporations massive research facility on Mars is overwhelmed by fierce and powerful demons, and only one person stands between their world and ours.
As the lone DOOM Marine, youve been activated to do one thing kill them all.
- A Relentless Campaign: There is no taking cover or stopping to regenerate health as you beat back Hells raging demon hordes. Combine your arsenal of futuristic and iconic guns, upgrades, movement and an advanced melee system to knock-down, slash, stomp, crush, and blow apart demons in creative and violent ways.
- Return of id Multiplayer: Dominate your opponents in DOOMs signature, fast-paced arena-style combat. In both classic and all-new game modes, annihilate your enemies utilizing your personal blend of skill, powerful weapons, vertical movement, and unique power-ups that allow you to play as a demon.
- Endless Possibilities: DOOM SnapMap – a powerful, but easy-to-use game and level editor allows for limitless gameplay experiences on every platform. Without any previous experience or special expertise, any player can quickly and easily snap together and visually customize maps, add pre-defined or completely custom gameplay, and even edit game logic to create new modes. Instantly play your creation, share it with a friend, or make it available to players around the world all in-game with the push of a button.
#9. Fallout 4
Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, welcome you to the world of Fallout 4 their most ambitious game ever, and the next generation of open-world gaming.
As the sole survivor of Vault 111, you enter a world destroyed by nuclear war.
Every second is a fight for survival, and every choice is yours.
Only you can rebuild and determine the fate of the Wasteland. Welcome home.
- Freedom and Liberty! Do whatever you want in a massive open world with hundreds of locations, characters, and quests. Join multiple factions vying for power or go it alone, the choices are all yours.
- You’re S.P.E.C.I.A.L! Be whoever you want with the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. character system. From a Power Armored soldier to the charismatic smooth talker, you can choose from hundreds of Perks and develop your own playstyle.
- Super Deluxe Pixels! An all-new next generation graphics and lighting engine brings to life the world of Fallout like never before. From the blasted forests of the Commonwealth to the ruins of Boston, every location is packed with dynamic detail.
- Violence and V.A.T.S.! Intense first or third person combat can also be slowed down with the new dynamic Vault-Tec Assisted Targeting System (V.A.T.S) that lets you choose your attacks and enjoy cinematic carnage.
- Collect and Build! Collect, upgrade, and build thousands of items in the most advanced crafting system ever. Weapons, armor, chemicals, and food are just the beginning – you can even build and manage entire settlements.
#8. FIFA 14
Fuelled by EA SPORTS IGNITE, FIFA 14 will feel alive with players who think, move, and behave like world-class footballers, and dynamic stadiums that come to life.
Players have four times the decision making ability and feel alive with human-like reactions, anticipation, and instincts.
With 10 times more animation depth and detail than previous consoles, FIFA 14 delivers the dynamic movements and biomechanics of the worlds best footballers.
Players are agile and athletic as they plant, pivot and cut, and explode out of each step.
The increased fidelity has a game-changing effect on gameplay.
Plus, the artistry and athleticism of footballers will come to life with the addition of hundreds of new types of skills and hundreds of new behaviors.
And for the first time ever, fans will feel the electricity of a living stadium as the emotions of new 3D crowds rise and fall around the stories on the pitch.
#7. 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”.
#6. Dark Souls III
Developed by acclaimed Japanese developer FromSoftware, DARK SOULS III is the latest chapter in the critically acclaimed DARK SOULS series with its trademark sword and sorcery combat and rewarding action RPG gameplay.
Players will travel across a wide variety of locations in an interconnected world of unrelenting challenge and deep RPG gameplay as they search for a way to survive the coming apocalypse.
Welcome to Overwatch.
Soldiers. Scientists. Adventurers. Oddities.
In a time of global crisis, an international task force of heroes banded together to restore peace to a war-torn world: OVERWATCH.
It ended the crisis and helped to maintain peace in the decades that followed, inspiring an era of exploration, innovation, and discovery.
But after many years, Overwatch’s influence waned, and it was eventually disbanded.
Overwatch is gone but the world still needs heroes.
Choose A Hero.
Overwatch features a wide array of unique heroes, ranging from a time-jumping adventurer, to an armored, rocket-hammer-wielding warrior, to a transcendent robot monk.
Every hero plays differently, and mastering their abilities is the key to unlocking their potential.
No two heroes are the same.
Play Your Role.
Offense. Defense. Tank. Support.
Whether you’re engaging in combat on the front line, providing defensive cover with your energy shield, or supporting your allies by amplifying their damage, every hero’s abilities are designed to be effective as part of a team.
Learning to utilize your abilities in concert with your teammates’ is the key to victory.
Teams of heroes do battle across the planet.
From protecting the secrets of the mysterious Temple of Anubis, to safely escorting an EMP device through King’s Row, the world is your battlefield.
#4. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a story-driven, next-generation open world role-playing game set in a visually stunning fantasy universe full of meaningful choices and impactful consequences.
In The Witcher, you play as the professional monster hunter Geralt of Rivia, tasked with finding a child of prophecy.
#3. Forza Horizon 3
You’re in charge of the Horizon Festival.
Customize everything, hire and fire your friends, and explore Australia in over 350 of the worlds greatest cars.
Make your Horizon the ultimate celebration of cars, music, and freedom of the open road.
How you get there is up to you.
Hunted and alone, a boy finds himself drawn into the center of a dark project.
#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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Deciding which Xbox One game is the best is no doubt a never ending topic (mostly because new games are still being released), but it’s quite fun to do!