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The Most Popular Adventure Games Out Now

Updated November 16, 2020 3.7k votes 436 voters 9.3k views55 items

List RulesVote up all the best, biggest, and most popular adventure games.

Adventurers, unite. We’re ranking the most popular adventure games in 2020. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played adventure games right now includes some of the best-selling games on PS4. If you're someone who's looking for more than just shooting your fellow gamer, then you've come to the right place.

This list includes the most popular adventure games at the moment, from console exclusives like Horizon Zero Dawn, where you play as the female protagonist Alloy in a post-apocalyptic future with robotic animals, to God of War, the newest installment in the series with graphics that are sure to leave your jaw on the floor. Some of our favorite characters are also back, like Link in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which brings open-world exploring and crafting to the Zelda series.

From linear story games, like Devil May Cry 5 and Metro Exodus to open-world titles, like Red Dead Redemption II and Spider-Man, vote up your favorite current adventure games, whether they're platform adventure games, role-playing adventure epics, or straight-up adrenaline fests.

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    PlatformPlayStation 4

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    PlatformPlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

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    2020

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    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia

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