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The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing 

Chris Abraham
Updated March 20, 2020 8.3k votes 1.4k voters 40.6k views 61 items

Considering it's one of the most popular genres in gaming today, it's not surprising that there are a ton of good shooter games for Playstation 4. This list ranks the best PS4 shooter, including first-person shooters for PS4, as well as third-person shooters. Playstation 4 boasts an impressive array of multiplayer shooters, including Destiny, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, and Star Wars Battlefront.

If multiplayer isn't your thing, then titles like Doom and  Far Cry 4 are probably more your speed. These single player shooters for Playstation 4 are not only highly rated, but feature addictive gameplay and beautiful graphics. Doom in particular is an incredible feat, especially when you consider how long the game was in limbo.

Vote up the best Playstation 4 shooters on this list, whether it's a first person shooter, third-person shooter, multiplayer shooter, or anything in between.

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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2015 (Ubisoft Montreal)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter, Tactical shooter

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Battlefield 1 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
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Uncharted 4: A Thief's E... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2016 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Platform game, Third-person Shooter

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Battlefield 4 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2013 (EA Digital Illusions CE)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter

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Titanfall 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
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Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2013 (Rockstar Toronto)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Racing video game

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Call of Duty: Black Ops ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2015 (Treyarch)
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Call of Duty 4: Modern W... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2007 (Infinity Ward)

Genres (Video game): Action game, Tactical shooter, First-person Shooter

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Doom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
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Fallout 4 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2015 (Bethesda Game Studios)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing

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Sniper Elite 4 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2017 (Rebellion Developments)

Genres (Video game): Tactical shooter, stealth

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Far Cry 4 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2014 (Ubisoft Montreal)
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Wolfenstein: The New Ord... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2014 (MachineGames)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, first-person shooter

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Uncharted is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Uncharted is an action-adventure third-person shooter platform video game series developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for PlayStation consoles. The main games ...more
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Uncharted 3: Drake's Dec... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2011 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Platform game, Third-person Shooter, Action game

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The Division is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2014 (Ubisoft Massive)

Genres (Video game): Third-person Shooter, Action role-playing game, Massively multiplayer online game

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Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing

Genres (Video game): first-person shooter

Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It was released in May 2016 for Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Uncharted 2: Among Thiev... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2009 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Platform game, Third-person Shooter, Action game

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Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2012 (Gearbox Software)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing game, First-person Shooter

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BioShock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2007 (Irrational Games)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Survival horror, Action game, Adventure, + more

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Assassin's Creed IV: Bla... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2013 (Ubisoft Ukraine)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Stealth game

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Uncharted: Drake's Fortu... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2007 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action-adventure game, Platform game, Third-person Shooter, Action game

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Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2009 (Gearbox Software)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action role-playing game, Action game, Role-playing video game, First-person Shooter, + more

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Destiny is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2014 (Bungie)
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Hitman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Playstation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing
Released: 2016 (IO Interactive)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Stealth game

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