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The Most Anticipated PlayStation 4 Games
With a steadily increasing buzz surrounding the upcoming PlayStation 4, gaming fans have taken a keen interest in what the best games for the PlayStation 4. With companies like SuckerPunch, Ubisoft, Square Enix, and even Blizzard signed on to produce games for the new system, it looks like the PS4 is going to have an amazing lineup ready for launch.
Here are some of the most anticipated PS4 games and some helpful info about them.
A word of warning about pre-orders of PlayStation 4 games
Although retail sites like Amazon.com are currently offering pre-orders for PS4 games, there are currently no prices or release information. As per Amazon's policy, they over-estimate the price of titles without an official MSRP. Although the current prices tend to be around $100, the actual price of PS4 games will be around the current standard of $59.99. Preorders will not be correctly priced when they ship.
With four amazing Assassin's Creed titles under their belts, you better believe that UbiSoft knows how to make a grade-A open world action games. Set in a world "five minutes in the future", Watch_Dogs is set in a surveillance heavy city where the government is always quietly watching the citizenry.
Player's control a secretive hero who uses the cities own tools against it. Fighting for liberty and acting as an underground superhero, you can control the technology around you with a flick of a button on your smart phone. Commandeer trains, hack security cameras, control traffic lights, and access anyone's personal information on the go.
Of course, it isn't all hacking. There's lots of run and gun, too.This is probably the PlayStation 4 game that people are most excited for. Watch_Dogs will be released simultaneously on the PlayStation 4 as well as on previous-gen consoles.
Enthusiastically revealed at the PlayStation 4 reveal conference, Drive Club is the PlayStation's answer to the Forza series. This online-enabled hardcore driving simulator is all about having fast-paced races in incredibly realistic cars. Schedule a race with a friend on your smart home on your way from home, boot up the game, and try not to crash
This intricately detailed racer has a long way to go beat Forza at its own game, but the potential is high and Drive Club will be a great early showcase of what the PS4 is capable of producing graphically.
Famously prickly indie game designer Jonathan Blow has had a long standing feud with Microsoft regarding how they handled his previous hit title Braid on Xbox Live Arcade. That's why it was such a big moment for Sony when he announced that his latest title, The Witness will be available exclusively on console for the PlayStation 4.
A Myst-like adventure game, this stunning and atmospheric puzzler uses space and perspective to provide you with clues to puzzles. This highly anticipated PlayStation 4 game has been years in the making and is almost entirely the product of one man. Sony's big push for indie games signals an exciting direction for the new console
Killzone; Shadow Falls
One of Sony's first big franchises, Killzone has provided consistently solid gameplay that has failed to overwhelm crowds of Halo fans. The latest trailer for the PS4 exclusive Killzone: Shadow Falls has raised a few eyebrows. Could this be the Killzone that finally hits it big?
Check out the trailer and see for yourself.
Infamous: Second Son
One of the PlayStation's most popular franchises, it seemed like a no-brainer that there would be an Infamous title for the PS4. Featuring a brand new hero, Infamous:Second Son pits a young, arrogant newly super-human individual as he fights back against the governments attempts to clamp down on metahumans.
Using fire-based powers, you can become an inspiration or a reviled terrorist as you fight against the government. This highly anticipated PS4 title doesn't have a release date yet, but it is a safe bet that it will be available near the launch date of the PlayStation 4.
SuckerPunch has consistently provided great open-world titles in the Infamous series. Gamers can expect to have one of the best PS4 launch titles with Infamous: Second Son