GameRevolution's Top 25 PlayStation Games Of All Time (Full List)
Posted on Friday, August 9 @ 13:32:00 PST by Alex_Osborn
5. Final Fantasy Tactics
Tactics games don't get much better than this. In addition to the trio of traditional Final FantasyJRPGs that launched on theoriginal PlayStation, Squaresoft crafted a tactical strategy title that was downright magical.Final Fantasy Tacticshas an incredibly deep and intriguing narrative, a slew of characters you actually care about, and a deep, engrossing gameplay system that will test your strategy skills. Oh, and that music...
4. Tekken 3
I don't like fighting games. I just don't. But I will never forget the first time I playedTekken 3many, many years ago on a friend's PlayStation. I was a Nintendo 64 kid so I was rather ignorant on Sony's console, but I had so much fun playing this game—which I thought I would totally hate—that I seriously considered picking up Sony's console after that gameplay session. The fact that a game in a genre I generally dislike managed to win my heart is reason enougt to earnTekken 3such a high spot on this list. It's an incredible fighting game with excellent controls. If it can make me a believer, this game will win over any gamer.
3. Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
During the PS1 era, developers were focused on making 3D experiences first and foremost. However, Konami decided to tap into the power of Sony's console in a very different way, by making what is arguably the most incredible 2D action game ever.Castlevania: Symphony of the Nightproves that it's not all about pushing polygons, especially when you've got incredible level design and pitch-perfect gameplay to back it up. Everyone must playSotN. It's just that simple.
2. Metal Gear Solid
In addition toThe Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, the originalMetal Gear Solidis the reason I write about games for a living. Taking storytelling and in-game production values to an entirely new level, Kojima basically revolutionized the way video games tell stories. With an engrossing plot, some of the most memorable characters in gaming, and a clever approach to stealth, there's so much to love aboutSolid Snake's first outing on PlayStation hardware.
1. Final Fantasy VII
Much like howHalo: Combat Evolvedmade Microsoft's Xbox relevant in the gaming space,Final Fantasy VIIsolidified Sony's platform against competitors like Nintendo and Sega. Squaresoft's first 3D entry in its popular role-playing franchise failed to disappoint, delivering one of the most memorable stories you will ever experience across any platform. The buster sword-wielding, spikey-haired protagonist is one of the most adored heroes in gaming. There's a reason why fans are clamoring for an HD remake.
There you have it. Did we leave out any of your favorites? Sound off in the comments below with your picks.
FOLLOW ME ON TWITTER. YOU KNOW YOU WANT TO.
comments powered by Disqus
Destiny: Rise of Iron
Wrath of the Machine Raid Trailer. (1:27)
Dark Souls III: Ashes of Ariandel
Dark Souls III Ashes of Ariandel DLC trailer. (4:21)
Gameplay Trailer Series The World of New Bordeaux 3. (2:44)
Berserk and the Band of the Hawk
Berserk and the Band of the Hawk announcement trailer. (2:03)
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age TGS 2016 trailer. (1:58)
|More On GameRevolution|