With an abundance of games out there, it can be tricky to decide what to play. To help you out, we’ve compiled this list of the best games to play right now. These include the most popular, critically acclaimed and all-time favourites, so you can find something to suit your mood.
From the award-winning assassination game Hitman 3 to the expansive world of Minecraft, there’s so much to explore and enjoy in the world of PC gaming. Whether you’re playing in co-op or on your own, there’s always a new challenge to take on and a creative new world to build in this massive multiplayer online (MMO) title.
The latest entry in the franchise sees the alien invaders take over Earth, and this time you’re on the resistance side of the conflict. With a huge world to explore, loads of different factions to fight and a rich story to enjoy, this is an all-round brilliant addition to the franchise.
This is a game that makes you want to come back again and again. A true RPG, this bleak world is populated by complex characters that you can’t help but care about, and the quests they send you on will take you across mountain and bog, vineyard and dusty city. Its sprawling story may be lengthy, but with a strong community and regular updates, there’s plenty of reason to keep returning.
One of the most successful PlayStation-exclusives to make the leap to PC, God of War is a stunning technical showcase and an engrossing tale of fatherhood. Its dazzling visuals and mighty action are matched by a well-written script that allows the characters to express themselves honestly.
This sci-fi thriller takes place on a space station that’s mysteriously lost power, and you play as Dr Emma Fisher. As you explore the darkened corridors, you’ll solve paranormal puzzles and try to figure out what’s happening. Developed by the makers of Bastion, this is a game that’s full of heart and genuinely scary moments.
After spending a long time on the PS4 and then getting ported over to PC, Red Dead Redemption 2 is now one of the most popular games on the platform. The Wild West has never looked better, and a recent DLSS update means that the game runs even smoother than before.
The king of PC games is still as good as ever. With a huge map to explore, lots of different races and events to partake in and more car than you could possibly handle, Forza Horizon 5 is a racing spectacle like no other. Plus, the Forza Ultimate Edition adds the new ‘Rise’ DLC, which brings a host of improvements and upgrades.