Five Best Looking PS4 Games
While it may have been launched in Malaysia back in 2013, Sony’s PlayStation 4 still has a special place in the hearts of many Malaysians. Year after year, the Playstation has proven to be the people’s preferred choice of console and it’s no different in 2019. In the six years since its launch, the Playstation 4 has garnered an extensive library of over 1500 games that are available to be played.
In light of that, here are some of the best PS4 games available, featuring fantastic gameplay, excellent graphics and of course, an immersive storyline that are available on the PS4.
● Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Nathan Drake’s final chapter takes him to the exotic locales of Panama, the Scottish Highlands, and Madagascar in his path to look for the long-lost treasure island. Here’s a fun fact: Malaysia’s very own Passion Republic contributed in the game’s development where they created 2D in-game art, environment assets and collectible treasures.
● Horizon Zero Dawn
Prior to developing Horizon Zero Dawn, Amsterdam-based Guerilla Studios was known to develop PlayStation-exclusive First Person Shooter series, Killzone. Pivoting to an open-world, third person action adventure game, the bet proves to be successful where gamers around the world have enjoyed Aloy’s adventure in a beautiful post-apocalyptic world in her quest to look for information about her past.
● God of War
Winner of multiple Game of the Year awards in 2018, God of War immerses players in the Norse mythology setting where Kratos and his son, Atreus, embark the journey to spread the ashes of her dead wife over the tallest mountain in the Norse mythology realm. In addition to switching from the God of War series’ signature static camera to a behind-the-shoulder third person camera angle, the game has a unique visual where the camera follows Kratos from the start till the end, with no cuts in between.
● Marvel’s Spider-Man
Developed by Insomniac, Marvel’s Spider-Man was crafted with the intention to have both Peter Parker and Spider-Man’s worlds to collide. The result is an excellent action adventure game with original Spider-Man narrative that is not just a superhero story, but also human story, set in a virtual Manhattan that allowed players to fully experience Spider-Man’s superhero traversal power. Believe it or not, Lemon Sky Studios in Petaling Jaya did environment and in-game props that players may haveswung around with Spider-Man’s web.
● Death Stranding
Hideo Kojima’s first game after he left Konami lets you play as Sam Porter Bridges, who is tasked to deliver items to reconnect a fractured society. The game features various environment settings that looks mighty pretty on the PS4 Pro and 4K HDR TV. In true Malaysia boleh spirits, Malaysian companies Lemon Sky Studios, Passion Republic and Streamline Media Group, are all credited as visual arts development for Death Stranding.
These are just some of the best looking first party PS4 games. Other honorable titles are: Bloodborne, Shadow of the Colossus, Detroit: Become Human, Until Dawn and inFamous Second Son. Horizon Zero Dawn and God of War are included in the MEGA PACK bundle (PS4 Jet Black 1TB) alongside Grand Theft Auto V and Fortnite Neo Versa Bundle DLC. The MEGA PACK will retail at a promotional price of MYR 1,349.