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The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked  

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List Rules Only games released in 2018. No ports.

Here are the best new action-adventure games of 2018, ranked by gamers everywhere. Featuring sci-fi, fantasy, horror, and open world environments, this list of 2018 games includes popular titles for the PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. What are the top action-adventure games released in 2018?

Some good 2018 games include Shadow of the Colossus, God of War, Detroit: Become Human, and Spider-Man.

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God of War is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
PlayStation 4
God of War is an action-adventure hack and slash video game developed by Santa Monica Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE). Released on April 20, 2018, for the ...more
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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
PlayStation 4
Spider-Man is an action-adventure game based on the Marvel Comics superhero Spider-Man, developed by Insomniac Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation 4. It will be ...more
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Red Dead Redemption II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
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Red Dead Redemption 2 (stylized as Red Dead Redemption II) is a Western-themed action-adventure video game developed and published by Rockstar Games. It is scheduled to be released for ...more
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Shadow of the Colossus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
PlayStation 4
Shadow of the Colossus is a 2018 action-adventure video game developed by Bluepoint Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation 4. It is a remake of the original ...more
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Detroit: Become Human is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
PlayStation 4
Detroit: Become Human is an adventure game developed by Quantic Dream and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation 4, released worldwide on 25 May 2018. The plot revolves ...more
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Far Cry 5 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Far Cry 5 is an action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and Ubisoft Toronto and published by parent company Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 ...more
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Yakuza 6: The Song of Life is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
PlayStation 4
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life is an action-adventure video game developed and published by Sega for PlayStation 4. The game is the seventh main entry in the Yakuza series of action-adventure games, ...more
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A Way Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
A Way Out is an action-adventure game developed by Hazelight Studios and published by Electronic Arts under their EA Originals program. It is the second video game to be directed by Josef Fares ...more
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Fist of the North Star: Lost P... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
PlayStation 4
Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise is an action-adventure video game for the PlayStation 4, developed and published by Sega. It is based on the manga franchise Fist of the North Star by ...more
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Darksiders III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Darksiders III is a hack and slash action-adventure video game developed by Gunfire Games and published by THQ Nordic for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2018. It is a sequel to ...more
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Don't Starve is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Android, iOS, Linux
Don't Starve is a 2013 action-adventure video game with survival and roguelike elements, developed and published by the indie company Klei Entertainment. The game was initially released via ...more
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Sea of Thieves is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, Xbox One
Sea of Thieves is a shared world action-adventure video game developed by Rare and published by Microsoft Studios for Microsoft Windows 10 and Xbox. The game allows players to take the role of a ...more
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Fe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Xbox One
Fe is an action-adventure video game developed by Zoink and published by Electronic Arts under its EA Originals program. It was released on February 16, 2018 for Microsoft Windows, Nintendo ...more
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Ghost of a Tale is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Ghost of a Tale is an independent action role-playing video game developed primarily by game designer and DreamWorks and Universal Pictures veteran Lionel "Seith" Gallat. The title was ...more
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Pokémon Quest is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Nintendo Switch, Android, iOS
Pokémon Quest is a free-to-play action-adventure game in the Pokémon series developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo and The Pokémon Company. It was released for ...more
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Rust is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux
Rust is a survival video game developed and published by Facepunch Studios in February 2018 for Microsoft Windows, OS X, and Linux. The game has only a multiplayer mode. Rust was created ...more
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Conan Exiles is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Conan Exiles is a survival video game developed and published by Funcom for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The game is set in the world of Conan the Barbarian, with the custom ...more
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Lego The Incredibles is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Lego The Incredibles is a Lego-themed action-adventure video game developed by TT Fusion, based on both The Incredibles and Incredibles 2 films. The game was released by Warner Bros. Interactive ...more
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Metal Gear Survive is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Action-Adventure Games Of 2018, Ranked
Microsoft Windows PlayStation 4 Xbox One
Metal Gear Survive is an action-adventure survival game developed and published by Konami. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in February 2018. Metal ...more