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The Most Popular Adventure Games Out Now

Updated November 16, 2020 3.6k votes 430 voters 9.1k 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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  • Red Dead Redemption II1

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, Stadia

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  • Grand Theft Auto V2

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360

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  • God of War3
    132
    74

    God of War

    2018

    PlatformPlayStation 4

  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild4

    PlatformNintendo Switch, Wii U

  • Spider-Man5
    118
    73

    Spider-Man

    2018

    PlatformPlayStation 4

  • Horizon Zero Dawn6

    PlatformPlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

  • Assassin's Creed Odyssey7

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Google Stadia

  • Fallout 48
    94
    65

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

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  • Far Cry 59
    87
    68

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • Resident Evil 210
    73
    58

    Resident Evil 2

    2019

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider11

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, macOS Linux, Google Stadia

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  • Hitman 212
    67
    62

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • Devil May Cry 513

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • Assassin's Creed Valhalla14

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Stadia Xbox, One Xbox Series X

  • Assassin's Creed Origins15

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • Destiny 216
    55
    59

    PlatformPC, Playstation 4, Xbox One

  • Sea of Thieves17

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, Xbox One

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    PlatformPlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows

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  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order19

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • The Walking Dead20

    PlatformAndroid, iOS, Kindle Fire HDX, OS X, Linux

  • Batman: Arkham Knight21

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

  • The Wolf Among Us22

    PlatformAndroid, iOS, OS X, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4

  • Metro Exodus23
    47
    62

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Stadia

  • Tom Clancy's The Division 224

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Stadia

  • BioShock Infinite25

    PlatformMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, OS X, Linux

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