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The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now 

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Updated July 17, 2020 42.4k votes 6.2k voters 122.2k views 104 items

Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular PS4 games in 2020. Featuring both classic games and new games, this list of the most played video games on PS4 right now includes first-person shooters, multiplayer battle royales, open-world adventures, fighting games, RPGs, and sports games. What are the top 10 video games on PlayStation 4 today?

Action-adventure games, like Far Cry 5Shadow of the Colossus, and Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, are currently some of the best-selling games on the PS4, thanks to professional gamers, eSports tournaments, Twitch streamers, and YouTube gaming channels. Other good games on PlayStation 4 trending now include Fortnite, Monster Hunter: World, Horizon Zero Dawn, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, and Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot.

Vote up the best PS4 games everyone should be playing right now, and feel free to add your favorite console games that are missing from this list.

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Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
DanyalHussain added Released: 2013 (Rockstar Toronto)

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

Grand Theft Auto V is an open world, action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. It was released on 17 September 2013 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox ...more

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Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
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Genres (Video game): Action-adventure

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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#7 of 148 The Most Popular Video Games Right Now #364 of 1,336 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #6 of 176 The Best Video Games Of The 2010s, Ranked

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Red Dead Redemption II ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure

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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People Are Sharing Their Weird And Hilarious Exploits In 'Red Dead Redemption 2' And It's Fantastic #8 of 148 The Most Popular Video Games Right Now #33 of 1,336 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

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God of War is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, hack and slash

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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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
deadbydaylight92 added Released: 2015 (Ubisoft Montreal)

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

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is a tactical shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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#5 of 148 The Most Popular Video Games Right Now #483 of 1,336 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #38 of 176 The Best Video Games Of The 2010s, Ranked

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The Last of Us is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Daan Van Der Veen added Released: 2013 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure game, Survival horror

The Last of Us is an action-adventure survival horror video game developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Computer Entertainment. It was released for the PlayStation 3 on June 14, 2013; an ...more

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Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2017 (Epic Games)
Fortnite is a co-op sandbox survival game developed by Epic Games and People Can Fly, the former also publishing the game. The game was released as a paid early access title for Microsoft ...more

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Horizon Zero Dawn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2017 (Guerrilla Games)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing

Horizon Zero Dawn is a 2017 action role-playing video game developed by Guerrilla Games and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. The plot revolves around Aloy, a hunter and archer living ...more

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Apex Legends is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Respawn Entertainment)

Genres (Video game): Battle royale, first-person shooter

Apex Legends is a free-to-play battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment. Set in the same universe as Titanfall, the game was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
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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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Call of Duty: WWII is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Call of Duty: WWII is a 2017 first-person shooter video game developed by Sledgehammer Games and published by Activision. The game is set in the European theatre, and is centered around a squad ...more

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#22 of 148 The Most Popular Video Games Right Now #593 of 1,336 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #58 of 176 The Best Video Games Of The 2010s, Ranked

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen O... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Respawn Entertainment)
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is a single-player action-adventure video game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts, set in the Star Wars universe shortly after ...more
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Detroit: Become Human is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
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Genres (Video game): Adventure

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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Call of Duty: Black Ops ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (stylized as Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII) is a multiplayer first-person shooter developed by Treyarch and published by Activision. It is scheduled to be released ...more

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Assassin's Creed Origins... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Assassin's Creed Origins is a 2017 action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the tenth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series and the ...more

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#55 of 148 The Most Popular Video Games Right Now #308 of 1,336 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans #23 of 176 The Best Video Games Of The 2010s, Ranked

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Far Cry 5 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
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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Destiny 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2017 (Bungie)
Destiny 2 is a 2017 online-only multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed by Bungie and published by Activision. Set in a "mythic science fiction" world, the game features ...more

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Uncharted: The Lost Lega... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Uncharted: The Lost Legacy is a 2017 action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment. A standalone expansion to the Uncharted series, the game ...more
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Ghost of Tsushima is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2020 (Sucker Punch Productions)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, stealth

Ghost of Tsushima is an action-adventure video game developed by Sucker Punch Productions and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation 4. Featuring an open world for players ...more

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Star Wars Battlefront II... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2017 (EA DICE)
Star Wars Battlefront II is a 2017 action shooter video game developed by EA DICE, in collaboration with Criterion Games and Motive Studios, and published by Electronic Arts. Based on the Star ...more

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Dead by Daylight is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
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Dead by Daylight is an asymmetric survival horror online multiplayer video game developed by Behaviour Interactive and published by Starbreeze Studios. Dead by Daylight was released for the ...more

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NBA 2K20 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2019 (Visual Concepts)

Genres (Video game): Sports

NBA 2K20 is a basketball simulation video game developed by Visual Concepts and published by 2K Sports, based on the National Basketball Association (NBA). It is the 21st installment in the NBA ...more
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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twic... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is an action-adventure video game developed by FromSoftware and published by Activision. The game is scheduled to be released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and ...more

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The Last of Us Part II ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Released: 2020 (Naughty Dog)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, survival horror

The Last of Us Part II is a 2020 action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation 4. Set five years after The Last of Us (2013), ...more
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Tom Clancy's The Divisio... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular PS4 Games Right Now
Tom Clancy's The Division 2 is an online action role-playing video game developed by Massive Entertainment and published by Ubisoft. Played from a third-person perspective, the game takes place ...more