PS4 Release Date Games: Exclusives & Third-Party Titles
With the PS4’s release date nearly upon us, you’re probably gearing up to find out what games will be available on launch and which you might want to pick up when your PS4 does arrive.
So we’ve done a complete list of all PS4 games available on launch, both exclusive and third-party, excluding DriveClub – which has been officially delayed until 2014.
And if you’re so inclined, you can compare the PS4 launch line with a similar list of Xbox One release date games.
PS4 Release Date Console Exclusive Games
Here are all the PS4 games that will be exclusive to the PS4 at launch.
Free-to-play multiplayer shooter developed by Zombie Studios.
Platformer that utilises shadows as a key mechanic, developed by Compulsion Games. Also free for PS Plus subscribers due to DriveClub delay.
DC Universe Online
DC Comics-based MMORPG from Sony Online Entertainment. Currently also on PC and PS3.
2D fighting game with a focus on extreme simplicity. Console exclusive, also on PC.
Quirky, non-conventional game about exploring a colourful 2D world from Frobisher Says developer Honeyslug Games.
Injustice: Gods Among Us Ultimate Edition
DC Comics-based 2D fighter developed by High Voltage Software. Next-gen exclusive to PS4, but also on PS3 and Xbox 360.
Killzone: Shadow Fall
Exclusive FPS created by first-party studio Guerrilla Games.
Action platformer from SCE Japan and PS4 creator Mark Cerny.
Large-scale war MMOFPS developed by Sony Online Entertainment. Currently targetting PS4 launch, release date not yet confirmed.
Side-scrolling shoot’em-up from Super Stardust HD developer Housemarque.
2D digging game about exploring a randomly generated world and collecting resources.
Free-to-play multiplayer flight combat simulator for Gaijin Entertainment. Console exclusive, also on PC.
Free-to-play co-op shooter developed by Digital Extremes. Timed exclusive, coming to Xbox One next year.
PS4 Release Date Multi-Platform Games
Here are all the games that will launch alongside the PS4’s release date that will also be on Xbox One.
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag
Ubisoft’s next Assassin’s Creed game features pirates, open world seas to sail and sea shanties. It is coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
EA and DICE release its next Battlefield game, offering more scale than ever before. It is on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Call Of Duty: Ghosts
Activision’s next Call Of Duty – a brand new entry in the series called ‘Ghosts’ – bringing new Squads mode for multiplayer. It is coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
This year’s FIFA is also coming to next-gen. It’s on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Just Dance 2014
Not much more we can add here. A new Just Dance game, on next-gen too. It is coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Lego Marvel Super Heroes
The Lego games move from strength to strength, this time featuring Marvel characters as playable Lego mini-figures. It is coming to all platforms.
Madden NFL 25
The inevitable Madden NFL gets its first next-gen version this year, too. It is coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Minecraft: Next-Gen Edition
Everyone’s favourite world building game comes to next-gen. Coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox One and PS Vita.
NBA 2K14 Next-Gen
2K Games brings basketball to next-gen consoles. It is coming to PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
NBA Live 14
EA is looking to take on champion 2K Games with NBA Live, and this one is only on next-gen consoles. Coming to PS4 and Xbox One.
Need For Speed: Rivals
Newly created Ghost Games seeks to bring Need For Speed to next-gen. It is coming to PS3, Xbox 360, PS4 and Xbox One.
Skylanders: Swap Force
Activision’s massive money maker is also heading to next-gen consoles. Coming to PS3, Xbox 360, PS4 and Xbox One.