5 Must-play PS4 Games That Cannot Be Missed in 2018

5 Must-play PS4 Games That Cannot Be Missed in 2018


One thing's for sure, there's no short supply of great games on PS4. The challenge that most players face is narrowing them down to the ones you can't afford to miss. Since Sony's release of the PlayStation 4 in late 2013, an impressive and enviable library of games has been built up. This library is ever-expanding, with new releases added to its catalogue every year. 2018 is no different, with some exciting first party exclusives such as Spider-Man and The Last of Us 2 slated for release this year. And although we're excited about playing these hotly anticipated games, it important that we pay homage to some of the best PS4 games that can be played right now.
It doesn't matter if you're a veteran gamer or a new member to the PlayStation family, you'll be sure to find the perfect game on our list of must-play PS4 games that need to be played in 2018.

1. Horizon: Zero Dawn

This PlayStation exclusive is a game that absolutely cannot be missed. Horizon: Zero Dawn is a visually impressive open world game that is set in a prehistoric post-apocalyptic world that's overrun by robotic dinosaurs. Yip, you read right! It is an interesting premise that works incredibly well. You play Aloy, the main protagonist of the game, as you hunt down prehistoric robots and scrap them for parts. Released in 2017, it has since become one of PlayStation's most popular and successful game titles to date.

2. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3 delivers a fully immersive role-playing game that boasts impressive scope and storytelling. Part of the popular game franchise, it is the first in the series to be available on PS4. The game delivers a heady mixture of combat, crafting and alchemy, as well as the in-game card game Gwent. It's as exciting as the online pokies NZ has to offer, and its storyline is as immersive too.

3. Monster Hunter: World

This classic franchise has been revamped and reinvigorated for release in 2018. Monster Hunter: World is one of the most anticipated PS4 games of 2018. A visual masterpiece, it offers players the chance to explore a mesmerising world that feels genuinely dynamic, creating the perfect setting to hunt down voracious monsters. The game allows you to play solo or team up with a group of friends, as you attempt to conquer a multitude of savage beasts.

4. Shadow of Colossus

A true classic, Shadow of Colossus was ahead of its time in terms of graphics and gameplay when it was first released on the PlayStation 2 in 2005. Today, you can enjoy the splendour of the remastered version which has been released with 4K and HDR support. The storyline is exceptional and has enough emotional weight to keep you heavily invested from start to finish. It has proven to provide a gaming experience like no other. Even if you have played the original version, we are certain that you'll enjoy it, even more, the second time around.

5. Destiny 2

If you're on the hunt for an excellent online multiplayer game, look no further than Destiny 2. Drawing on the cult popularity and success of the original Destiny, this sequel delivers a satisfying online multiplayer shooter that will reel you into its universe. It also features a single-player story with great gameplay and a range of addictive online modes for you to try out. If you missed your chance to jump on the Destiny bandwagon the first time around, the sequel offers you a great chance to do so now.