Top 10 Best Games in 2018
September 24, 2018 Roundups
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Now that we’re entering the last quarter of 2018, it’s safe to say we’ve figured out the top ten best games of the year. Well, so far.
Counting down to number one, here they are:
Action-packed motorsports game, The Crew 2 in an open world racing playground that features unrestrained exploration on land, water and sky. It’s the sequel to 2014’s The Crew that allows players to play various vehicles like cars, motorcycles and airplanes while free-roaming across United States. It also features multiple racing disciplines—Street Racing, Off Road, Freestyle and Pro Racing—that you need to win. Although the game is a little rough around the edges and there are some awesome features missing, it’s still a fun game to play, what with the great new vehicles to try out.
One of the best-selling games on the Nintendo Switch, Mario Tennis Aces features matches of tennis where you get to play various characters from the Super Mario series—from Mario to Luigi, Peach, Wario, Blooper, Yoshi and more. It’s the eighth installment in the series and the first one in the franchise since Mario Tennis: Power Tour to feature a Story Mod. It features awesome new mechanics that take the motion controls to a whole new level. Be it a simple shot, trick shot or a powerful shot—you’ll crave hearing the satisfying thwack of hitting the ball and scoring over your opponents.
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A Lego-themed action-adventure game, the Lego Incredibles is based on both The Incredibles and Incredibles 2 films and features your favorite Incredibles family. Here you get to experience the thrilling adventures of the family and conquer both family life and crime-fighting activities where they get to display their unique and awesome superpowers. Fun-filled and humor-laden, you’re allowed not only to play the superheroes but also the villains in this open-world game set in two fictional cities: Municiberg and New Urbem.
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The NBA 2K franchise returns with NBA 2K18, the 19th installment in the franchise and the successor to the NBA 2K17. With an immersive open-world “Neighborhood”—which is a new feature to the series—it also features the current season’s teams and players as well as several game modes like the team-managing MyGM and MyLeague modes. Here you also get to interact with other NK18 players and purchase awesome items. With unparalleled authenticity and improvements on the court, this gives you the most authentic NBA mobile gaming experience there is.
A football simulation video game, FIFA 18 is the 25th installment in the series and blurs the line between the virtual and real worlds in football. The game boasts 52 fully licensed stadiums from 12 countries—including new stadiums—and 30 generic fields for a total of 82. What’s more, all 20 Premier League stadium are represented in the game. More importantly, it features the national football teams from Iceland, Saudi Arabia as well as the women’s national New Zealand teams. Get ready to bring to life the players, teams, and atmospheres of the world-famous game.
An online multiplayer mission-based game, Grand Theft Auto V involves shooting and driving gameplay to complete exciting missions. It features a bold new direction in open-world freedom, storytelling, mission-based playground set within the fictional state of San Andreas. You can play this game either in first-person or third-person perspective and you can navigate through it on foot or by vehicle. This widely-anticipated game will have you using melee attacks, firearms and explosives to fight enemies.
An action role-playing game, Monster Hunter: World features the ultimate hunting experience that have you completing quests to hunt monsters in a variety of habitats. Here you’ll take on the role of a Hunter to hunt down, trap or kill monsters in different environments. In order to do that, you’ll be crafting awesome weapons and armors. The more difficult the monster is, the more you’ll need a powerful weapon and armor. This critically-acclaimed game will have you fighting monsters alone or in a cooperative group through the game’s online services.
Call of Duty: WWII
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Ever wondered how it feels like to be in World War II? That’s what Call of Duty: WWII is all about. A first-person shooter video game, this Call of Duty installment features grounded fast-paced combat across World War II most iconic locations. Here you’ll play as part of the 1st Infantry Division squad following their battles on the Western Front. Your squadmates will be the one to supply you with extra ammunition, health or grenades. Get ready to have a breathtaking experience of the World War II in a classic Call of Duty combat.
An action-adventure first-person shooter video game, Far Cry 5 is the fifth main installment in the Far Cry series. It’s a standalone installment that takes place in Hope County—a fictional region of Montana—with the main story revolving around a resistance against the fanatical cult, Eden’s gate. Here you get to play as a junior deputy sheriff who must work alongside factions of resistance to liberate Hope County from the doomsday cult. The game features a wicked variety of ranged and explosive weapons to fight against enemy soldiers as well as survive in dangerous environments.
God of War 2018
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Lording over the top list is none other than the God of War 2018. Loosely based on Norse mythology, this action-adventure video game features exploration of six of the nine realms. It’s the eighth installment in the God of War series and described as a reimagining of the franchise. The game is known for its awesome art direction, world design and narrative as well as brilliant combat system. Get ready to adapt to unfamiliar Norse lands and fight against unexpected threats.
Our final thoughts
There you have it—the best top ten games of 2018. So if you’re looking to play the next best hit, look no further. From virtual sports to amazing world design to action-pumping gameplays, these games will surely have you at the edge of your seat. Love games? Think you could play them for a living (who doesn’t?) Well, you should check out our review of gaming jobs online.