Ever since the first rumours, the PlayStation 4 has been the most awaited (until it was released) gaming console of all times. A truly wondrous spec-sheet that promised nothing short of a revolution in the world of gaming was more than enough for this console to win an army of supporters. Now that it is out, everybody wants to witness the awesomeness of this gaming wonder and that implies a long list of the most anticipated PS4 games of 2014. With countless game studios striving hard to make the best use of the power of the mighty PS4 there are only a few that make the cut and qualify to be the top 10 most anticipated PS4 games. So grab that controller and pull a chair, and take a little gander through 2014’s most anticipated PS4 games from the biggest and best game studios across the globe.
Top Ten Most Anticipated PS4 Games
If you are a video game fanatic, then nothing can serve you better than the list of top ten most anticipated PS4 games.
1. Watch Dogs
Published by Ubisoft and designed by Ubisoft Montreal, Watch Dogs is an open world action-adventure video game which will be released during the second quarter of 2014. It is the most anticipated PS4 game since it has been developed for PlayStation 4 as well as Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, Wii U and Xbox One consoles. With the settings of Chicago, the single player game is all about a super mind hacker who possesses the talent to hack any electronic system.
2. Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes
A sub-series prequel of the Metal Gear series, Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeros is an upcoming action-adventure stealth video game. It is due to be released on 18th and 20th March of 2014 in North America, Japan and Europe; respectively. It has been designed with base-building features to allow players to develop items and weapons from their virtual motherbase. The game has been developed by Kojima Productions and produced by Konami.
3. Tom Clancy’s The Division
Hitting the third spot in the row of top 10 most anticipated PS4 games, Tom Clancy’s The Division is a third person tactical shooter video game that can be played online by multiple gamers. Here players need to explore the devastating city of New York while under fire from opposing groups. Directive 51 and Operation Dark Winter are the two real life events that have triggered the creation of the game. The Division was developed by Ubisoft Massive targeting not only PlayStation 4 but even Microsoft Windows and Xbox One.
With the backdrop of “mythic science fiction” open world, Destiny will be available for gamers from 9th September, 2014. Activision published it as part of a ten-year publishing deal with the storyline revolving around the journey to defend humanity by the last defenders – the Guardians. Apart from PlayStation 4, the first-person shooter video game will be released also for PlayStation 3, Xbox One and Xbox 360. Moreover, Destiny has been developed by one of the legends in the gaming community – Bungie.
5. The Crew
The Crew has been amazingly edited by Ivory Tower and Ubisoft Reflections to allow players to race in an open and insistent world throughout the USA. The single-player video game can be enjoyed either alone or with friends including the online ones. With a tie-in app for Android and iOS, The Crew as well permits competitors to build their own cars. It is expected to be public by the third quarter of 2014. According to its publisher – Ubisoft, it is an impressive dent in Need for Speed’s dominance.
The Thief is a recreate of the cult classic Thief series of stealth games, developed and published by Eidos Montreal and Square Enix, respectively. The game demands players to control Garrett who has his mind set to steal from the rich. After approaching a minimum level, gamers are also opened to a number of possible paths to take advantage of the situation. 25th, 27th and 28th February 2014 are the scheduled dates for its release in North America, Australia and Europe.
7. InFamous: Second Son
Third in the series of InFamous, Second Son has been designed exclusively for PlayStation 4 and is due to be released on 21st March, 2014. It is an open world action-adventure video game designed by Sucker Punch Productions. Though it is bit similar to its previous versions, this one comes loaded with added tools for ease of navigation and super power. No doubt it has found a space among the most anticipated PS4 games of 2014.
8. Final Fantasy XV
Being the fifteenth entry into the series of Final Fantasy, this version of the sequence has been intended with more realistic and darker atmosphere to lay emphasis on believable characters and human emotions. The action role-playing video game is a creation of Square Enix and its date of release has not yet been announced. With the ambience of kingdoms and villages, the player character of the game will be seen from a third-person perspective.
9. Diablo III: The Ultimate Evil Edition
Equipped with exclusive features to be played solely on PlayStation 4, the Diablo III: The Ultimate Evil Edition is no doubt a part of the leading most anticipated games of 2014. It will run at 60 frames per second and 1080p resolution natively. Moreover, the “would be release” version will be geared with better graphic, touchpad support for navigation, shorter loading times and off course higher monster density.
10. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is another action role-playing video game that has climbed the record of 2014’s most anticipated PS4 games. Proceeded by, The Witcher and The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings it will be the third release by the trademark The Witcher. This particular sequence will conclude the game’s previous character Geralt of Rivia. Like many of its rival, even Wild Hunt will be launched in the second quarter of 2014.