Remember how the PlayStation Showcase of 2021 took the entire internet by storm? Yes, we are talking about some of the best upcoming PS5 games of 2022. From the unexpectedly magnificent surprise that Marvel’s Wolverine was to God of War Ragnarok, next year is going to be revolutionary. Without any further ado, let us take a quick look at the most anticipated PS5 games of 2022!
List of the Best Upcoming Games of PS5 in 2022
#1 Marvel’s Spider-Man 2
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 had fans cheering, screaming and crying when it appeared on PlayStation Showcase 2021. The audience reactions to the trailer of the game are priceless! It goes without saying that Insomniac Games have been on a major hot streak with their Marvel’s Spider-Man games. After the one released in 2018 and Miles Morales of 2021, we will be seeing both the Spider-Men come together in Spider-Man 2. Easily one of the best upcoming PS5 games of 2022.
#2 Marvel’s Wolverine
During PlayStation Showcase 2021, no one expected to see Marvel’s Wolverine. The game’s teaser trailer had everyone roaring. Wolverine is one of the most loved characters in the Marvel universe, both Cinematic and otherwise. Getting a Wolverine game this time? YES PLEASE!
We are all in on this one for sure. Wolverine is easily one of the most anticipated PS5 games of 2022. Not including it in this list would be a crime made to the gaming community!
#3 God of War Ragnarok
When Santa Monica Studios brought back God of War back in 2018, it would be an understatement to say that it pretty much broke the internet. The game is incredible and we are also getting it on PC in January of 2022 itself. Now, the second part of the game is all set to release as well. We can easily say that this sequel is one of the best upcoming PS5 games to play in 2022.
God of War Ragnork release date is set for 2022 and we just can’t wait! After what happened towards the end of God of War 2018 (no, we are not going to give spoilers!), every fan is on their toes to know and experience what happens next. Besides, this will mark the end of the God of War Asgardian Lore.
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#4 Final Fantasy XVI
The Final Fantasy franchise has always been one of the most sought after games to play. Next in line, Final Fantasy XVI is not an exception either. It is hands down one of the most anticipated PS5 games to play in 2022. Going by the trailer, we can expect to see seamless controls and immersive gameplay experience. Besides, Final Fantasy open worlds are just majestic and massive. We can’t wait to see how the upcoming sequel fares in all these elements. Moreover, it will be launching as a PS5 exclusive initially.
#5 Elden Ring
Elden Ring has been trending in the gaming community. The game’s cinematic trailer was mind-bogglingly good! It will follow an open world dynamic and have Skyrim-like elements to drive its core gameplay, from the looks of it. We definitely can’t wait for this one and is easily one of the best upcoming PS5 games to look forward to in 2022.
#6 Horizon: Forbidden West
Horizon: Forbidden Dawn is one of the most unique open world games you can play right now. After years of waiting, the game was finally made available to PC gamers in 2020. The game is getting a sequel as well and it looks breathtakingly good. Horizon is known for its machine x open world formula.
Horizon: Forbidden West looks different and will definitely feel different. From the looks of it, the game will bring in a ton of variety in terms of enemies and open world. Buckle your seatbelts as this game is for sure one of the best upcoming PS5 games to play!
#7 Dying Light 2: Stay Human
The Dying Light franchise has never made parkour seem so much fun! Besides, parkouring away from hordes of frightening zombies have never been this stylish and scary. Dying Light is one of the best survival horror games to play and with Dying Light 2: Stay Human releasing next year, we can’t hold our horses anymore!
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The mix of brutal melee combat mechanics with parkour and zombies and who knows what more, Techland’s Dying Light 2 is easily one of the best upcoming PS5 games of 2022.
#8 Dead Space
When Electronic Arts released their first Dead Space game way back in 2008, little did we know that it would render us sleepless at night. The game is a masterpiece. The way the game captures the thrill and horror of its theme, makes it a true survival horror game. It is still regarded as one of the best games to have ever been made in the genre.
Remakes are the current trend and with Alan Wake, GTA The Trilogy Definitive Edition following this trend, why should this masterpiece be left out? Yes, Dead Space is getting a proper remaster. This is no doubt one of the best upcoming PS5 games to look forward to!
#9 Wonder Woman
You heard that right. Wonder Woman is now in DC’s lineup of games. However, we do not have any idea about what the gameplay will be like. One of the most popular heroes in DC’s Justice League, it will be almost every gamer’s fantasy to play as her and wreak havoc to enemies. Definitely one of the most anticipated and best upcoming PS5 games to play in 2022!
#10 Hogwarts Legacy
How would an open-world Harry Potter game be like? It would be incredible and that is what Hogwards Legacy is going to bring to the table. It will most likely mix open world elements and open world mechanics. To be able to explore the 1800s Hogwarts and its surroundings will definitely be magical, in the truest sense of the word. Whether you are a Harry Potter fanatic or not, this game will surely take your breath away. One of the best upcoming PS5 games of 2022 indeed.
These games are definitely going to take the gaming community by storm when they land. Are you super excited for them just as we are? Let us know in the comments section below!
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