An Open World in video games in a digital world in which the player as the protagonist can manipulate from a third-person perspective and struggle to approach objectives freely. While the video games have used the open world structure since the 1980s, but the implementation in GTA III, released in 2001. Video games with free-roaming or open worlds usually lack the loading screens and invisible walls in linear level designs. Open world video games enable the player to reach the objectives in different ways. Some video games are designed with both open world, and traditional levels and the open world game facilitates enormous exploration than a variety of smaller levels. These games put the player in the role of the protagonist, who is capable of manipulating the environment from a third-person viewpoint while completing a variety of missions to earn money or points. GTA video game series is the best example of open world games, in which the player acts as the criminal, navigate the world, attack enemies, take missions from non-player characters, and struggle to complete them all at any cost.
#1 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Third-person, Single and Multiplayer video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games. It is the seventh game in the series of Grand Theft Auto and first main game after Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. It takes place in the fictional city called San Andreas based in Nevada and California. The story revolves around the protagonist named Carl Johnson “CJ” who returns to his homeland after the death of his mother. The protagonist finds his family and beloved friends in disarray, and the entire course of the game he struggles to reestablish his gang, fight against corrupt officers, and unearth the secrets behind his mother’s death. There are a massive variety of weapons, vehicles, and equipment that you can use during the gameplay and drive any vehicle that you see in your path. The protagonist can run, climb walls, jump, and drive different vehicles and bicycles. You can explore the environment either on foot or by vehicle and earn lots of money by accomplishing missions. Interact with NPCs and objects to further progress through the game and show off your driving skills. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, brilliant visuals and superb controls, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is the best game to play amuse.
Bully is an Open-World RPG Action game developed by Rockstar Games. The game’s main character is “Jimmy” who stands up against all the Bullies at Bullworth Academy. He puts his best efforts hard to bring peace and save all the weaker ones against all the bullies. Bully offers a Third-person perspective and allows you to navigate through the game world mostly on foot, Cycle or Skateboard. Your task is to get into the role of Jimmy, get admitted into the Bullworth Academy, Find out all the bullies and let them learn the hardest lessons to stop them from bullying.
Your main task is to bring peace to the Academy and be the one true savior of all the bullied. Besides your Bully hunting routines, you are also required to attend classes, hang out with your friends and be a normal student. Bully offers a multiplayer mode for the game in which you can compete with any of the players for higher rankings doDo give it a try if you haven’t yet and enjoy kicking bullies.
GTA, also known as Grand Theft Auto, is an Action-Adventure and Open World game developed and published by the Rockstar games. The game features a criminal who has contacts in the underworld. It covers three cities based on real-life visuals. The player is required to complete various missions to clear levels. The game maintains complete freedom for the player to roam in the city.
The gameplay focuses on Open World Environment where the player roams freely, blazing guns, and drives a vehicle he likes for any mission. It is a fantastic amalgamation of Action, Adventure, Third-person Shooting and Driving, RPG, Racing, Stealth, and engaging gameplay. Adult themes and violence make this game the most Controversial video game of the modern era. However, with worldwide fame and critically acclaimed labels, it has broken all the records of any previous Open World Action-Adventure video games.
#4 Scarface: The World Is Yours
Scarface: The World Is Yours is an Action-Adventure, Open World, and Exploration video game with Shooting and fighting elements developed by Radical Entertainment for multiple platforms. The game casts the player in the role of the protagonist named as Tony Montana. The story revolves around the struggle of the character to regain the control of the drug trade of Miami, demolish brutally and against gangs, restore his reputation and become the King of the criminal underworld. The game offers the similar gameplay to GTA series and lets the player explore the environment from third-person perspective either on foot or by vehicle. There are four large regions which the player must take over to progress in the game such as North Beach, South Beach, Little Havana and Downtown. It has serval missions, and each mission requires a completion of certain tasks. Scarface: The World Is Yours offers prominent features such as Open Environment, highly detailed Graphics, Eight Reputation Levels, and more. Scarface: The World Is Yours is the brilliant game as compared to other games.
#5 Red Dead Redemption
Red Dead Redemption by Rockstar Games is a Third Person Shooter, Action-Adventure, RPG and Open World video game. The game takes place in the year 1911 and follows the protagonist John Marston previously known as an outlaw, now in the custody of Bureau of Investigation. Agency offers him liberty in case he hands over his old gang members to the authorities. Marston sets out to capture Bill Williamson and confronts him in the vicinity of Fort Mercer, Bill shoots him and leaves him there to die. Bonnie Mac Farlane picks him up and heals him. He wakes up after several days and starts working with U.S. Marshall Leigh Johnson and starts doing different tasks for them in return of their help in the arrest of Bill who is hiding in Fort Mercer. Marshalls agree to his terms and they all start working together. John starts a new wave of attacks but gets defeated in countless attempts and finally after a huge brawl and gunfight with Bill’s accomplices, encounters Bill and kills him after bloody combat. Returns to the Bureau of Investigation and after the confirmation picks up his immunity and leaves. Red Dead Redemption provides a western style action and adventure packed game-play along with a well-written story.
#6 Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare
Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare, developed by “Rockstar San Diego” and published by “Rockstar Games” is an Action, Horror Survival and a Western Style Shooting video game. The story of the game revolves around the character of the protagonist “Jhon Marston” who tries to find out the cure for a zombie plague that erased half of the population on earth. The game features different kinds of zombies like “Humanoid, animalistic and mythical creatures” and a game-play with a third-person perspective in which the protagonist roams in an open world fighting and killing the zombies. As the protagonist mostly travels on foot, he interacts with different game objects and engages in combats using the melee tactics and weapons and where required, he uses different firearms to kill the enemies in a western style shootout spree. “Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare” provides with a well written storyline, an engaging game-play and rich graphics along with single and multiplayer gaming modes. “Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare” is available to play on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 gaming platforms. You can try this game as one of the best alternatives to “Resident Evil 5”.
#7 Watch Dogs
Watch Dogs is an Action-Adventure, RPG, Stealth and Third-person Shooter video game created by Ubisoft. This extraordinary game takes you to an alternate reality and lands you right into the fictitious setting of United States where you act as a vigilante named Aiden Pierce. Watch Dogs tasks you to act as the protagonist and infiltrate the network systems of mega corporations who store all the data of online behaviors of humans to its mega servers. The hackers faction, Watch Dogs helps you get into the systems and after a little time you get to know that the mega corporations and other high ranking people are the responsible for the death of your niece and countless other people. This information pushes you to the limits to burn down the mega corporations and all the enemies of humanity. You start a war against them using your hacking abilities and act as the story of the game suggests. Watch Dogs provides you with a thrilling and action filed game-play, a great story and an open world to play and enjoy the game to the limits. Do try it out if you haven’t played it yet.
Mafia takes the players back to the underworld business and offers a truly dynamic and blasting Action-packed gameplay. The game is a massive hit of 2002 and is mainly sought as one of the best Third-person Shooter video game of all times. With a very realistic Underworld environment and a great backstory, Mafia lets the players take on the role of Tommy Angelo, a hardcore Mafioso, and a skilled Marksman who in pursuit of becoming a mafia lord, completes various missions and proceeds with the storyline. The gameplay of Mafia consists of Driving (Cruising through the City), Chasing the targets, racing and Third-person navigation (On-foot), and Shooting while using various types of weapons including Pistols, Guns, Knives, etc. The game focuses on a mission-based gameplay and allows the players to get to some pointed out locations, get the missions and complete them to earn the rewards such as Money, Upgrades, and Stuff. The game offers over fifty American Cars for the players to roam in as well as 19 bonus Cars including Five Racing Cars and bikes, etc. Just like any other Open World Action video games, the Police in the game books the players for minor to significant offenses such as speeding a red light, harming the pedestrians, shooting, and running wild. With a very addictive and quite immersive gameplay, easy controls and loads of amazing missions to complete, Mafia is inspired by two of the biggest names in gaming of this particular type such as The Godfather and Goodfellas video games and offers a similar gameplay and mechanics. Mafia is available to play on Windows, PlayStation and Xbox platforms.
#9 Deus Ex
Deus Ex is an Epic Cyberpunk Action-RPG (Role Playing Game) and FPS (First Person Shooter) and Stealth video game, developed by Ion Storm and published by Eidos Interactive in collaboration with Aspyre and Square Enix. With Unreal Engine 1, this game is available to play on PC (Microsoft Windows), Mac OS X, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3 and Cloud OnLive. The game is set in an apocalyptic era in the year 2052, and features UN’s Anti-Terrorist Special Task Force agent JC Denton as the protagonist. JC Denton sets out to fight against the notoriously dangerous and mighty terrorist organizations prevalent in a world that is almost going to collapse. Denton being entwined deep into the world of ancient conspiracy, fights against the terrorist organizations such as Hong Kong Triads, Illuminati and Majestic 12 as he further paces into the game. With the bestselling sequel of the game, Deus Ex: Invisible War and a prequel named as Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Deus Ex have sold over 2 million copies worldwide till date. Deus Ex offers a fantastic Story-driven gameplay, great visuals and game mechanics. Do give it a try, you’ll love it.
#10 The Saboteur
The Saboteur, a third person Action-Adventure, Stealth and Shooter game that delineates the era of France in possession of Nazi Rule, is developed by Pandemic Studios. According to the storyline of the game, Sean Devlin, a race car mechanic and a hard drinker is the main protagonist. After the defeat in a car race, Sean wows to revenge a Nazi Colonel named Kurt Dierker for his actions and he sabotages his race car with the help of Jules Rousseau. Dierker captures both of them and kills Jules during investigation, Sean escapes and gets a place in French Resistance and sets out to find and kill Colonel Kurt Dierker. This brilliant action and adventure packed game features a great storyline, an open world gaming environment, thrilling game-play and super fine graphic details to provide you with an amazing and wondrous experience of gaming. The Saboteur offers a great combination of action-adventure RPG, shooting and Stealth elements and is a brilliant game to play and enjoy.
#11 Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven
Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven is an Action-Adventure, RPG and a 3rd person Shooter video game developed by 2k Czech and published by Gathering of Developers for PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox 360 and PlayStation 2. The game is set in the fictitious city of Lost Heaven and features a Mafioso named as Tommy, as the protagonist who is a taxi driver by profession but accomplishes different missions assigned to him by Don Ennio Salieri. The protagonist drives vehicles, runs, walks on foot, and kills the targets in order to advance in the game by engaging in combats with the enemies. In close combats, the protagonist uses melee tactics and attacks the enemies with different melee weapons. Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven offers vivid graphics, an amazing storyline and a thrillingly addicting game-play. Trying this game will surely be one of your best choices.
#12 Mafia 2
Mafia 2 is a 3rd person, Open World, Action-Adventure and Shooting game developed and published by 2K Czech. This game is a direct sequel to Mafia: City of Lost heaven and is playable on Pc (Microsoft Windows), Mac OS X, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. The game is based in the fictional cities of New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston and Detroit and it revolves around the life of a former army veteran now a gangster Vito Scalata, who wants to be a don someday. Vito Scalata continues to work hard and gathers a large file of his criminal activities in the law enforcement office. The protagonist of the game mostly travels on foot or in vehicles and a lot of ammunition travels with him. Where ever he finds his enemies he kill them and also works on assignments from his multiple bosses to earn money. The gameplay of Mafia 2 greatly resembles to the GTA series games but the storyline is quite different. Mafia 2 features an era of Empire Bay so the music in the game is also quite oldish but great, you’ll get a chance to drive vintage and famous cars from the years 1940 to 1950. With great graphics, an open world gaming environment and a third person perspective, the player is forced to enjoy the game.
#13 Enforcer: Police. Crime. Action
Enforcer: Police. Crime. Action is a Third-person Action-Adventure and Shooter video game that offers an L.A Noire inspired gameplay and mechanics. The game is developed by Odin Game Studio and is available to play on Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X gaming platforms. The game is set in a tiny town in the United States in which you act as the protagonist who works for the local law enforcement department and is tasked to control the law and order situations in the town. The game as the storyline suggests, lets you deal with traffic accidents, pull over the drunk, escort them to police station, stop robberies and thefts, investigate different crimes like murders, muggings, and do all the things a policeman can do. Enforcer: Police Crime Action is a police themed game so it makes you act strictly as a police officer while on duty but after the duty, you can do whatever you want. This third person game actually is a great amalgamation of thrill, action-adventure, and shooting elements and is quite great to play and enjoy.
#14 The Godfather 2
The Godfather 2, an Action-Adventure, RPG and Shooting video game is based on the story of a 1974 movie The Godfather Part II directed by Francis Ford Copola and written by Francis Ford Copola and Mario Puzo. Being a sequel to the most anticipated and a very much admired game The Godfather: The Game, The Godfather II is set in the four cities of Havana, Cuba, New York and Miami and features the main protagonist Michael Corleone who takes charge of the family and its businesses after the death of his father Don Vito Corleone. As his father, Michael Corleone after taking the charge, assassinates all the heads of the international mafia families and takes control of the businesses and the crime rings across the world and becomes the most powerful Don in America and Cuba. The Godfather II offers an open world gaming environment, super thrilling game-play with an extremely captivating action, gunplay, hand to hand fights, driving and single and multiplayer gaming options. A well written story-line makes the game more engaging and quite appealing and the graphic details are the real deal. Playing The Godfather II entertaining will be a great choice. You should try it out if you feel like craving for more action and adventure.
Infamous, Stylized as inFAMOUS is an Open World Action-Adventure video game by the Sucker Punch Productions. The game revolves around the character of the Protagonist named as Cole McGrath who works as a Bike Messenger. Cole gets caught up in a massive explosion in the center of the city that wipes off several City blocks. The Empire City plunges into Chaos and Cole finds himself in control of some impressive Electricity-based Super Powers. The game allows the players (Cole) to use the Powers for both Good and Evil purposes (Based on the player’s choices). The game’s Karma System decides what outcome the players gets by making decisions that affect character’s growth throughout the game. As the game is an Open World Action-Adventure marvel, it allows the players to interact with the environment, interact with the people, get into action filled combats against the enemies and use the powers to do some good. The game allows the players to have experience points by completing various types of missions or tasks, performing stunts, use the experience points to enhance the powers and enjoy the game even more. Because of electricity-based powers the players cannot use any vehicles or use weapons but it has loads of other advantages such as climbing the building with ease, getting zero damage on falling from higher places, etc. Infamous offers “Good and Evil” mission separately and allows the players to select any of them and enjoy exploring the world while on a mission. With a variety of elements, Infamous offers plenty of room for gameplay, character modification options, loads of fantastic upgrades, an addictive gameplay and all the other fun things to enjoy.
#16 Just Cause
Just Cause by Eidos Interactive is the very first Marvel in the Just Cause series. The game offers a brilliant combination of Action, Adventure, Stealth and Third-person Shooting elements and is available to play on multiple platforms such as Microsoft Windows, Xbox, and PlayStation. Just Cause features a huge game map and allows the players to explore an area of 250,000 acres or 1,012 Km square, and enjoy 21 missions and almost 300 side missions. The game features the character of Protagonist as Rico Rodriguez who works for a mega organization known as “The Agency.”. After the outrageous actions and brutality of San Esperito’s Dictator, Salvador Mendoza, The Agency calls on Rico and orders him to meet the Commanding Officer Tom Sheldon. Sheldon needs Rico’s help to overthrow the Dictator and free the nation of San Esperito. The ultimate goal of the game is to Kill Mendoza and to complete the objectives, Rico must act as the story suggests. The players are tasked to control Rico, Team up with Tom Sheldon and Maria Kane, Find the Guerrilla Group and Rioja Drug Cartel, Stage the rebellion and fire up the already raging Civil War against the Government of Salvador Mendoza. As the story furthers, after a massive defeat to Mendoza and all of his Black Hand Mercenaries, Mendoza escapes from San Esperito. Leaving back the governmental affairs trembling, Mendoza escapes in his jet to his Private Island. The player then gets tasked to follow Mendoza and Kill him to end the War and stabilize the government of San Esperito. Just Cause offers a fantastic amount of hardcore Action and Thrill in the game. With an open world environment, a huge arsenal of weapons, blasting action and addictive nature of the game, Just Cause is one of the most epic creations of this particular genre.
#17 Infamous 2
Infamous 2 is an extremely hardcore Action and Adventure packed game by Sucker Punch Productions. The game is a sequel to the 2009’s famous game Infamous and the story of this thrilling game presents the scenario of a battle with zombie like alien creatures Aka. Beasts. The protagonist Cole MacGrath from a different future along with countless other humans who possess some special abilities gets in the line to fight against the creatures. This spendthrift piece of art, Infamous 2, features an amazingly engaging and quite captivating game-play, enhanced graphics, open world gaming environment and a user friendly interface. Infamous 2 supports only single player gaming mode and is available to play on PlayStation 3 only. Try it out if you haven’t yet ane enjoy the ultimate fun.
Prototype is an Action-Adventure, RPG, Stealth and Third-person Shooter video game by Activision. The game offers an Open World Environment, and it is set in Manhattan, USA. Prototype follows the character of an Amnesic and powerful Shapeshifter named as Alex Mercer, who sets out to fight against the Blacklight, a deadly plague that consumes the humanity of Individuals and converts them into altered ferocious monsters. Alex keeps on fighting the monsters as well as finding the truth about his lost past. Struggling hard against the monsters, Alex also comes into massive conflict with the US military and the operatives of Blackwatch, a Black operation force. With the freedom to roam free, Alex keeps on getting farther into the enemy territory and finding the secrets while the player controls the character of Alex Mercer. Prototype offers plenty of room for gameplay along with sophisticated weaponry, fantastic graphics quality, and excellent combat mechanics. Prototype provides the ability to experience the game in Sandbox style while playing it and enjoy it even more. With its amazingly addictive nature, Prototype is one of the most played and liked Action-Adventure, Stealth, and Shooter video game. It also has a sequel named as Prototype 2 that expands the story to further distances and enhances the great experience. Do try it out.
#19 Crackdown 2
Crackdown 2, developed by Ruffian Games and published by Microsoft Game Studios is a Third Person Shooter, Action-Adventure and RPG game presented in a sandbox style to play on Xbox 360 gaming platforms. Crackdown 2 takes place after the events of crackdown, City was made safe until Catalina arrived at the agency. She began conducting her own experiments with genetic modification and the agency kicked her out. With her life ruined and nowhere to go or work, Catalina vows to avenge and starts working on a virus to manipulate the DNA of agency agents. After the breakthrough, she breaks into the agency lab and infects the ready to be launched agents who after getting functional, infect the ones already in field and the infection spreads to a spiking number. Catalina’s Virus named as “Freak” mutates all of the agents and infects their brains and under the influence, the agents started killing each other and destroying the city as well. Catalina talks to a terrorist group about the Cure to “Freak” virus and the terrorists form a group named “Cell” to encounter the agency and agents. Agency starts project SunBurst and the Cell blows up 3 of 27 generators, necessary to work properly for the project “SunBurst”. Agency sends the agents and a long lasting battle begins between the two sides of Cell and Agents. Player controls the Agent as the protagonist who in the end recovers the generators, encounters Catalina and The Cell, destroys them to eliminate the Freaks. Crackdown 2 is a super thriller and Action-filled game to play and enjoy.
#20 Just Cause 2
Just Cause 2 is an excellent Action-Adventure, Stealth and Third-person Shooting video game by Avalanche Studios. The game offers a unique gaming experience by continuing the adventures of agent Rico Rodriguez, a field operative of the agency after the events of Just Cause. The game lets you shoot enemies, run, walk, fight, snatch vehicles and even fly a plane etc. Being a hardcore action thriller, Just Cause 2 puts you in the middle of the ballistic action and adventure you have ever experienced. You get a free hand to engage yourself in super-fast-paced action and do what all the heroes normally do in thrill packed action movies like jumping off the helicopters, crashing cars, blowing up the bridges, crushing the statues and killing enemies etc. Just Cause 2 is a total blast in the line of action gaming. You get to use the most sophisticated and futuristic weapons, vehicles and aircraft against your enemies and a marvelous addition to the inventory is the Grappling Hook that lets you tether yourself with anything. Just Cause 2 provides with an amazing story-line, super fine graphics and an open world to engage yourself in the best action depiction ever.
#21 APB Reloaded
APB Reloaded is an online MMOTPS (Massively Multiplayer Online – Third-person Shooter) video game developed by Real Time Worlds. The game is set in the surroundings of San Paro city and allows you to be a cop or a robber. You can select the best guise for yourself and get into the game world to dominate in the streets of the San Paro city. The game lets you fight against your opposing teams by using weapons of different kinds and mostly it engages you into close combats to show off your fighting skills. APB Reloaded follows the footsteps of Grand Theft Auto series games and provides with a similar and hardcore action filled game-play. Other great inclusions to the game are the best high quality graphics, a well written storyline and an open world gaming environment that lets you roam freely, explore and interact with countless objects like vehicles, planes, NPCs (Non Player Characters) etc. and enjoy the game to the fullest. Being a super thriller and quite addictive game, APB Reloaded will surely provide you with plenty of entertainment. Do try it out.
#22 Boiling Point: Road to Hell
Boiling Point: Road to Hell is an action-adventure, RPG and Shooting video game developed by “Deep Shadows” and published by “Atari” for PC (Microsoft Windows) only. The game is set on two fictitious locations of Puerto Sombra and Pueblo Faro. The Government controls “Puerto Sombra” and “Pueblo Faro” is in the control of the Communist insurrectionists. The story of the game features Agent Mayers who captures Don Pedro to interrogate him about the connections to criminal activities in the country. Don Pedro’s guards ambush him and the Don flees from the compound. Story continues an agent Mayers gets to know about another Don named Diego who is turning people into zombies and after a lot of effort and investigating a lot of people he learns that Don Diego is really Don Pedro. Mayers sets out in search of Don Pedro once again and finds him taking refuge in his island fortress. He confronts him and kills Don Pedro along with all of his militia. “Boiling Point: Road to Hell” provides with an open world environment, true HD graphics and a well written and acted upon storyline. You must play this game.
#23 Mercenaries 2: World in Flames
Mercenaries 2: World in Flames or shortly named as Mercs 2 is a fascinating piece of art when we talk about Action-Adventure and shooting games with RPG elements. The game comes with super cool graphics, an open world, thrilling gameplay and a stunningly well written storyline. A proud production of Pandemic Studios, Mercenaries 2: World in Flames is a sequel to Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction and is playable on PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. With a powerful and highly modified gaming engine “Zero”, game runs smoothly on almost every machine with the required specifications. The story of the game sets in Venezuela following the lead of a mercenary who worked honestly and got betrayed by the boss Solano. Player plans to revenge on Solano but Solano was not an easy man to find so in order to get to Solano, the player goes through a huge distance of destruction and mayhem. After a long struggle and killing a lot of low tier gang leaders, he finally catches Solano and kills him. The story of Mercenaries 2: World in Flames resembles a lot to the story of Just Cause 2 and The Saboteur and because of that this game is a inclusion to this specific genre. Trying it out won’t feel like wasting your precious time and instead, you’ll enjoy it.
#24 Saints Row: The Third
Saints Row: The Third is an Action and Adventure packed game developed by Volition, Inc. and is available to play on PC (Microsoft Windows), Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Saints Row: The Third is one of the best games of this specific genre that offers versatility in almost every single element present in the game. The game is set in an imaginary city of SteelPort. SteelPort is the house of Saints Row: The Third from centuries. Saints Row: The Third features super realistic graphic details, open world gaming environment, inspiring storyline and a thrilling game-play. The storyline of the game is quite like Mafia II with a whole different game-play and environment. In the game, the player leads the gang of Third Street Saints who are fighting a gang war against the 3 most notorious gangs of SteelPort named as Morningstar, Luchadores and Deckers. With a variety of weapons and vehicles they have a huge advantage over the enemies. After a very long gang war the Syndicate (Trio of the enemy gangs) is defeated and now the governmental Special Anti-Gang force starts hunting the Saints and a new war between Law Enforcement Authorities and Third Street Saints begins. Saints Row: The Third proves to be a really great game to play and enjoy, you should totally check it out.
#25 Army of Two
Army of Two is a Single-player, Co-Op Third-person Shooter (TPS) video game published by EA (Electronic Arts). The game focuses on the two characters of Mercenaries fighting through Political Turmoil, Conspiracy and War between the years 1993 to 2009. The game allows the players to use their best Co-Op Strategies and complete the game objectives with the help of Team Work. The gameplay relies on Co-Op and because of that it is necessary to play the game with another player, Human or PAI (Partner Artificial Intelligence). The partner AI follows the lead of the player and the game gets easier as most of the missions in the game are so hard that they cannot be completed without a Partner. The gameplay is quite simple as it allows the players to upgrade their gear by unlocking or buying advanced body armor, weapons and other tactical items. Furthermore, Army of Two lets the players customize their weapons, buy items such as barrels, grips, large magazines, ammo, etc. To travel in the game world, players are allowed to drive vehicles such as Tanks, Jeeps, and Hovercrafts and enjoy the fast-paced action and thrill that the game offers. Multiplayer mode allows the players to enjoy epic versus mode, be part of teams of Four players and enjoy completing the objectives as a team. Other multiplayer modes include Warzone, Bounty, and Extraction. With a brilliantly addictive gameplay, a great back story and fantastic graphics, Army of Two is one of the best Third-person Shooter video game to play and enjoy.
APB or also Known as APB: All Points Bulletin is an Open World Multiplayer Action-Adventure and Third-person Shooter video game K2 Network. The game set in the Modern day setting of San Paro City where it allows the players to select any of the two Factions (Enforcers and Criminals), form sub-groups of operatives and reign hell over the enemies. APB offers a gameplay heavily inspired by the popular Grand Theft Auto and Crackdown series games and offers a truly immersive experience of Multiplayer Shooting and Action all together. The players can simply select any of the two main factions and act accordingly such as they can be Criminals and perform various crimes such as robing a convenience store or a bank, kill people, etc. The players can also be the Enforcers and perform various tasks such as chasing and killing or arresting the Criminals, Stopping robberies, etc. Players can earn in-game money by participating and completing various missions and they can use the money to buy upgrades and items to modify their character’s appearance, etc. APB lets the players enjoy a Third-person perspective, buy weapons at vending machines scattered all around the map, buy more items such as clothes, ammunition from various locations and enjoy interacting with the pedestrians (NPCs), riding in vehicles and all the other fantastic things in the game. Furthermore, APB offers PvP matches in which players can engage into epic Player versus Player battles and enjoy a totally different experience of Multiplayer Online gaming. With all the brilliant and Addictive gameplay, enhanced game mechanics and awesome graphics, APB is a fun Multiplayer Shooter and Action-Adventure video game to play and enjoy.
Crackdown is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Single and Multiplayer video game created by Real-time Worlds and published by Microsoft Game Studios. The game takes place in the fictional City called Pacific and the story revolves around the protagonist who is an Agent. His main goal is to fight against three crime lords and defeat them and their crime syndicates. The game lets you assume the role of the protagonist and start your journey. You can enhance your powers, and abilities by defeating criminals and their supporters. Gain experience points by accomplishing optional activities such as scavenger hunts and street races. The game played from the third-person perspective and set in a sandbox environment. Crush the enemies, complete task and immerse yourself in shooting experience. Earn experience points and uses them to upgrade your weapons, vehicles, and more. You can explore the destructive environment either on foot or by vehicle. Crackdown includes core features such as Destructive Environment, Challenging Missions and Activities, Upgrades, Stunning Visuals, etc. Try it out and you’ll enjoy it.
#28 The Godfather
The Godfather is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Single and Multi-player video game created by EA Redwood Shores and published by Electronic Arts. The game takes place in the fictional New York City and focuses on the movie of the same name. It revolves around the character named Aldo Trapani who is a criminal, and his main goal is to create his gang and raise his rank through Corleone Family. The game is played from a third-person perspective. Control the character in the game world, interact with NPCs, navigate hurdles, drive various vehicles, and accomplish missions. Earn money and use them to unlock further content. There are different weapons to use such as a pistol, shotgun, 38 snub nose, a magnum, and a Tommy gun. It includes both manual aiming and lock-on systems. Explore the game world either on foot or by vehicle, fight against enemies using weapons, and enhance your rank by progressing in the game. Different Vehicles, Weapons, Open Environment, NPCs, etc. are the prominent features of the game. With the best mechanics, addictive gameplay, exciting story and smooth controls, The Godfather is the best game to play and enjoy.
#29 No One Lives Forever 2
No One Lives Forever 2 is an Action, FPS (First-person Shooter), Stealth and Single-player video game created by Monolith Production and published by Sierra Entertainment. It is the second entry in the series of No One Lives Forever. The story of the game centered on the protagonist who is a spy named Cate Archer and her efforts to wipe out the international criminal organization named H.A.R.M. The game takes place in the fictional world comprises on various location such as a secret submarine base, a trailer park, exotic locales, and the fictional city. It has a set of missions filled consists of pure action and stealth elements. You can assume the role of the protagonist and your main task is to explore the game world where you have to fight against criminals. Use different weapons, equipment and complete a series of missions. You can use your experience points to unlock further content and can use melee weapons such as the knife to kill your enemy using stealth element. No One Lives Forever 2 offers core features such as various Locations, Open Environment, Powerful enemies, Challenging Tasks, and more. Try it out and it’ll entertain you.
#30 Saints Row
Saints Row is a 2006 Popular Open World Action and Adventure video game by Volition, Inc. The game offers a gameplay and mechanics inspired by the popular Grand Theft Auto (GTA) series games. The players can roam freely in the game world or if they want they can engage in action-packed missions and complete them to earn reputation, experience and respect points. The more a player has the Respect points the more he/she gets chances to unlock advanced missions of the game. The players can also earn the game currency by simply playing and completing the Mini-Games that are played through three different story arcs and have different objectives to complete. This fantastic video game is set in the fictional city of Stilwater (The mods made possible to port to Chicago, Detroit, Cleaveland, and Baltimore as well) and allows the players to get into the character of a Gangster from the 3rd Street gang. The players then are tasked to get involved in underworld business, fight off the other criminals from three prominent gangs (Los Carnales, Westside Rollerz, and Vice Kings) of Stilwater and try to gain the control of the city. Saints Row offers unique character selection and customization options as it lets the players select any favorite character, choose ethnicity, skin color, fitness and build style and be the most attractive character in the game. With a fantastic Third-person perspective, loads of weapons to use, driving and vehicular combat elements, Saints Row offers a truly very addictive and immersive gameplay ever created for any Open World Action-Adventure video game. Saints Row offers four main games in the series (Saints Row, Saints Row 2, Saints Row: The Third and Saints Row 4) and an expansion pack for Saints Row 4 known as Gat Out of Hell.
#31 Lego City: Undercover
Lego City: Undercover is an Action-Adventure, Sandbox, Open World and Single-player video game developed by TT Fusion and published by Nintendo. The game takes place in the massive Lego City and lets the player assume the role of the protagonist, who is an undercover police officer named Chase McCain. It puts the player on an epic adventure to explore the massive environment, find criminals and catch them. He can interact with NPCs, navigate obstacles and can solve a set of missions to earn points. There are dozens of vehicles and lets the player explore the game world either on foot or by vehicle. The player can perform various actions such as jump, run, climb, and drive a vehicle. The game unlocks further content as the player progress, and he can enhance his skills and abilities using his points. The player has to fight against foes by punching or using weapons. It offers a vast environment so that the player can move anywhere without any limits. Lego City: Undercover is the wonderful game to play and enjoy.
#32 The Godfather: The Game
The Godfather: The Game is an Action-Adventure, Third-person Perspective, and Single-player video game developed by EA Redwood Shores. The game offers an exciting gameplay, in which you can assume the role of the protagonist named Aldo Trapani. The Godfather 1972 movie inspires the game and revolves around the protagonist who has selected by the Corleone Family after small jobs and petty theft. The ultimate task is to run a famous America’s criminal organization. It takes place in the fictional New York City and offers an open environment. You have to earn respect, dominate the city and rank-up through criminal families. You can explore the game world either on foot or by vehicle. Accomplish a series of legal and illegal missions to earn money. Unlock further features, modes, vehicles, and areas using the money. Interact with NPCs, fight against foes and defeat rival families to level-up. With detailed environment, addictive gameplay, superb controls, and dynamic sounds, The Godfather: The Game is the best game to play and enjoy.
#33 Bully: Scholarship Edition
Bully: Scholarship Edition is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Exploration, Third-person Perspective and Single-player video game developed by Rockstar New England and published by Rockstar Games. The game takes place in the fictional boarding school in New England, and the story revolves around the protagonist who is a 15-year-old named Jimmy Hopkins. The game consists of fun filled activities such as beat the jocks, rescue the nerds, kiss the girl, play pranks and more. The game is played from a third-person perspective and lets the player get into the role of the character and accomplish a variety of missions. It offers an open environment and lets the player explore the game world either on foot or by vehicle. The game offers the similar gameplay like GTA. The player has to earn money by completing missions and use them to rank-up. Interact with NPCs, work for him and use different weapons to defeat the foes. There are different types of vehicles, weapons, and items for use and enjoy. Unlock further vehicles, areas and characters by progressing through the game. With detailed environment, addictive gameplay, superb mechanics, and open environment, Bully: Scholarship Edition is the best game as compared to other Action-Adventure games.
#34 Saints Row 2
Saints Row 2 is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Single and Multiplayer video game developed by Volition and published by THQ. It is the second game in the series of Saints Row. The game takes place in the fictional city known as Stilwater 5-year after the release of the first game. It casts you in the role of the protagonist and tasked you to lead a Third Street gang and compete against three evil gangs who threatened the city. It offers an open environment and enables you to use different weapons and melee attacks to take down your foes. It offers the similar gameplay like GTA series. There are different types of vehicles, boats, airplanes and motorcycles to drive. The game lets you explore the game world either by vehicles or on foot. Earn money by completing missions and use them to buy a weapon, vehicles and more. Move freely around the world, navigate the environment and play with your style. The world is distributed into 45 neighborhoods and twenty districts. Saints Row 2 offers key features such as Co-op, Killer Combat, Freedom to Explore, challenging Missions, Customization and more. Try it out, and you’ll enjoy it.
#35 Total Overdose: A Gunslinger’s Tale in Mexico
Total Overdose: A Gunslinger’s Tale in Mexico is an Action-Adventure, Stealth, Open World, and Single-player Shooter video game developed by Square Enix and published by Sci Entertainment. Grand Theft Auto series inspires the game and it offers the similar gameplay like GTA. The game takes place in the historical year 1989 in the fictional world and combines the elements of exploration, combat, and fighting. According to the story, Ernesto Cruz, an undercover agent of DEA and DEA army attack the military in order to steal some information about Papa Muerte in a jungle. After that, DEA army thrown Ernesto from the aircraft and is killed. There are three protagonists such as Tommy, Ernesto, and Ramiro and you can select one of them to get into the game world where you have to complete a series of missions. Ramiro is the most playable character during the game, while Ernesto and Tommy can play only two starting missions. Assume your role, fight against foes using different weapons and explore the game world from third-person perspective. You can navigate the environment either on foot or by vehicle. Your character can run, jump, fight, swim and also perform acrobatic moves. With superb story, addictive gameplay, and immerse visuals, Total Overdose: A Gunslinger’s Tale in Mexico is the best game to play and enjoy.
#36 Prison Break: The Conspiracy
Prison Break: The Conspiracy is an Action-Adventure, Single and Multiplayer video game created by ZootFly and published by Deep Silver. The Fox television series named Prison Break inspires the game. There is two protagonists named Michael Scofield and Tom Paxton. The player can take on the role of the protagonist and start exploring the game world where he has to accomplish several tasks to earn reputation points. The player can assume the role of an agent of an organization who must go to a prison within Fox River State to interrogate and uncover secrets. It takes place in the fictional and consists of nine chapters. The player can explore the world from third-person view, interact with NPCs, objects and can fight against prisons and take down them using his abilities. Prison Break: The Conspiracy offers core features, superb gameplay, and excellent mechanics. Try it out.
#37 Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon
Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon is an Action-Adventure, Single and Multiplayer video game created by Sandblast Games and published by THQ. It is the fourth release in the series of Destroy, All Humans! and introduces massive open world as compared to previous entry with five new environments on the ground and in the air, new weapons and aliens. The game consists of thirty missions, twenty side-quests, and multiplayer mode. It offers an exciting story, in which Crypto has crashed his saucer while drunk and take over the casino. Mob seeks the crypto and finds information about him to capture. The game casts the player in the role of the protagonist and allows his to navigate the environment freely, defeat mob using weapons and earn experience points by completing missions. The player can explore the world from a third-person perspective, and he can interact with NPCs, encounter lots of peoples to earn money and purchase his casino and home. Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon offers core features such as Open Environment, Tons of Weapons, Story-driven Missions, and more. Try it out, and you’ll love it.
#38 Total Overdose
Total Overdose is an Action-Adventure, Third-person Perspective, and Single-player Shooter video game created by Deadline Games and published by SCi Games Ltd. Grand Theft Auto series inspires the game, and it is the first entry in the series of Total Overdose. The game takes place in the open environment known as Maya Jungle. According to the story, Ernesto Cruz, an undercover agent in DEA. DEA army attacks the military to stolen some information about Papa Muerte. After the attack and thrown Ernesto from the plane and is finished. The player can get into the role of the protagonist named Ramiro, most of the game the player control the Ramiro, while in starting two missions the player assists different characters such as Tommy and Ernesto Cruz. There is a variety of challenging missions filled with different objectives, and puzzles. The player uses third-person perspective to navigate the environment and can explore the world either on foot or by vehicles. Interact with NPCs to get missions and earn money when the mission accomplished. Use his money to buy vehicles, weapons, armors and more. With superb mechanics, open environment, and brilliant gameplay, Total Overdose is the best alternative to GTA.
Yakuza is an Action-Adventure, Fighting, and Single-player video game developed by Sega. Throughout the course, the player takes on the role of a protagonist named Kazuma Kiryu, who is in jail for the crime, he has not committed. The game takes place in the city of Kamurocho, where the player controls the character from the third-person perspective.
The player can level-up the character’s attributes and increase his fighting skills to perform some actions which greatly damage his enemies. The player has to complete missions and side quests found around the city. The game has three modes Encounter Battles, Storyline Missions, and Battle Mode.
In the encounter battles, the player has to kill the foes randomly. Winning these battles will grant cash to the player, which he can use to purchase equipment or healing items. The Battle Mode includes an Underground Arena where the player has to complete specific actions or beat a certain character.
#40 The Matrix Path of Neo
The Matrix Path of Neo is a third marvelous spin-off from the series of The Matrix. It is an Action-Adventure, Fighting and Single-player video game created by Shiny Entertainment and published by Atari. The game offers an open environment and allows you get into the role of the series protagonist named Neo. The game offers you an opportunity to take part in various major action scenes in the movie. In the beginning, you can assume the role of the protagonist named as Thomas Anderson, who is a simple man and hasn’t any power. As the game progress, you will learn new techniques and skills and have to fight against antagonist named Agent Smith. Explore the world from a third-person perspective, fight against hordes of enemies using your super power and take down them to clear the level. Gain experience and use them to unlock further characters and features in the game to become the master. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, superb graphics, and wonderful sounds, The Matrix Path of Neo is the best game to play and enjoy.
#41 Destroy All Humans!
Destroy All Humans! is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Third-person Shooter and Single-player video game released by Pandemic Studios for PlayStation and Xbox. The game takes place in the fictional world of the United States in the historical year in 1959 and casts you in the role of the protagonist named as Cryptosporidium 137, a soldier of an alien race known as the Furon. The protagonist has sent to the Planet Earth to harvest the DNA from humans and continue the experiment to create clones of his species. It offers an open environment populated with human and your ultimate task is to fight against humans, smash them to harvest their DNA and fulfill your missions to progress through the game. Your character can run, jump and shoot at the human from a third-person view. Collect the brain after killing the target and explore the world freely to accomplish your tasks. Avoid police who chases you to kill down to protect their people. It offers the similar gameplay to Grand Theft Auto Series. With prominent features, addictive gameplay, and brilliant mechanics Destroy All Humans! is the best game to play.
#42 Yakuza 6
Yakuza 6 is an Action-Adventure, Open world, Exploration and Single-player video game developed and published by Sega for PlayStation platform only. It is the seventh major entry in the series of Yakuza and offers the similar gameplay to its previous entries with navigation combined with arcade style. You can assume the role of the playable protagonist named as Kazuma Kiryu and the takes place in the locations of Hiroshima and Kamurocho. According to the story, the protagonist is in the hospital, recovering from his injuries. A police officer comes to the hospital to tell the protagonist that they are planning to arrest him for his crime. The protagonist decides not resist his arrest and spends three years in the prison to live his life peacefully. After releases, Kiryu finds that Haruka is missing. There are a variety of missions, and each mission is challenging than others. Your act as the protagonist and your ultimate task is to navigate the environment from a third-person perspective while completing several missions to find Haruka. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, superb features with the detailed environment, Yakuza 6 is the best game to play and enjoy.
#43 Tomb Raider: Underworld
Tomb Raider: Underworld is the eighth title in the series of Tom Raider, and the story follows the female character named Lara Croft. It is a mix of Third-person perspective, Action-Adventure, Platform and Exploration elements and supports Single-player mode only. The game introduces a hint and melee combat system where the protagonist can fight against her competitors using grapple pulls and kicks. The environment of the game takes place in the stunning world filled with strange creatures and numerous enemies. There are a variety of missions that the player must complete to earn experience points. The protagonist equips with a pistol and some other tools that she can use during gameplay to protect herself. As the story proceed, other missions and areas will be unlocked to play and enjoy. The ultimate aim of the player is to explore the world from third-person view, solve puzzles, interact objects and fight against enemies using weapons or melee combat to defeat them and score the highest points. With smooth gameplay, enhanced mechanics, and brilliant controls, Tomb Raider: Underworld is the best game to play.
#44 Enter the Matrix
Enter the Matrix is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Fighting, Single and Multiplayer video game developed Shiny Entertainment and Infogrames. The series of The Matrix films truly inspires the game. It puts the player in the role of the protagonist named as Neo with two supporting AI characters named as Niobe and Ghost. The player can play either as Ghost or Niobe, each character has its unique skills and abilities. The ultimate task of the player is to control the character from third-person perspective, fight against opponents using a variety of guns and fighting skills and fulfill the objectives to win the match. The game introduces bullet time features which slow down the time when activated and offers an ability to the protagonist to perform various actions including shooting , dodging bullets and more. There are a variety of levels and some of levels are involves martial arts fighting in one-on-one combat. Enter the Matrix offers different features such as lots of Levels, superb Mechanics, detailed Environment, Action-paced Gameplay, and more. Try it out, and you’ll enjoy it.
#45 Crackdown 3
Crackdown 3 is an Action-Adventure, Single and Multiplayer video game released for Windows and Xbox platforms by Reagent Games. It offers a fictional open environment where the game takes place and it is third installment in the marvelous series of Crackdown. It combines the elements of Sandbox and Combat and offers fully destructible world. You can take on the role of the protagonist who is armed with multiple weapons and can use to destroy a variety of enemies. Explore the world from third-person perspective and can destroy each and everything that you see. Complete a set of missions and enhance the performance of your character. Gain experience and use them to upgrade your weapons and other equipment. Act as a super-agent and involve yourself against criminals, assume your responsibility and stop crime to protect your fictional city from devastation. With improved mechanics, gameplay, story, and graphics, Crackdown 3 is the best game to play and enjoy.
#46 The Simpsons: Hit and Run
The Simpsons: Hit and Run is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Driving, Single and Multiplayer video game developed by Radical Entertainment for multiple platforms. The game offers the similar gameplay to Grand Theft Auto series and based on an American animated series known as The Simpsons. It takes place in the stunning world of Springfield, and the story centers on the Simpson family who is the eyewitness various strange incidents including mysterious vans, security cameras, crop circles and more. When the family tries to uncover the secret behind the mystery, they discover lots of shocking facts and soon realize all these incidents that occur in their city is a part of the massive alien invasion. The game offers open world environment and introduces a variety of characters such as Marge, Homer, Apu, Lisa and more. Select your character and start exploring the world from a third-person perspective like GTA series. Your character is capable of running, walking, jumping, and can perform three different attacks such as a jumping kick, a normal kick, and a smashing move. You can manipulate the world either on foot or by vehicle. Accomplish a series of objectives and missions to prevent the alien attack and save your world to become the hero. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, and a superb story, The Simpsons: Hit and Run is the best game to play and enjoy.
#47 Driver: Parallel Lines
Driver: Parallel Lines is an Action-Adventure, Racing, Single-player, and Multiplayer video game developed by Atari. It is the fourth main installment in the Driver series having new features and similar gameplay. Throughout the game, the game serves as a driver named TK, who roams in the open streets of NY.
The game has an auto-aim system where the player’s vehicle automatically detects the target if any of the opponents come in front of the car. The game offers a money system where the player can easily modify the vehicles by spending the money lavishly. The game has offered a new felony system that can differentiate between a personal felony and the one attached to the player’s vehicle.
Like Grand Theft Auto, the game features distinct styles of vehicles from New York for the player to drive. In this open-world arena, the player can jump and run. While exploring the town, the player views the character from the third-person perspective. The game has core features like Third-person Perspective, Vehicles, and Felony Systems.
#48 Yakuza 3
Yakuza 3 is an Action-Adventure, Open World, Exploration and Single-player video game developed and published by Sega for PlayStation platform only. It is the 3rd marvelous title in the series of Yakuza game and centers on four different gameplay elements such as First-person Perspective, Revelation, Chase Battle and Seamless Battle. It has three different modes such as Adventure mode, Battle mode, and Event mode. The plot revolves around the protagonist and his companion named as Kazuma and Haruka, as they left their criminal professional to hunt a new life in the fictional city called Okinawa where they are trying to manage an orphanage for innocent children. Their peaceful life will be interrupted as the game progress. You can take on the role of the protagonist, and your task is to explore the world, fight against enemies and take down to earn points and money. You can navigate the world from a third-person view and can use melee combat to defeat enemies and their bosses. You can use a set of weapons during combat and can drive any vehicle. With enhanced gameplay, controls, visuals and graphics, Yakuza 3 is the best game to play and enjoy.
#49 Dexter: The Game 2
Dexter: The Game 2 is an Action-Adventure, Open World and Single-player video game based on the original TV series called Dexter. The game takes place in the fictional city known as Miami invaded by criminals and gangsters. You assume the role of the protagonist named as Dexter Morgan and your primary job is to investigate criminal cases as a blood spatter expert for Police, integrate suspects, explore the environment and find clues. The game is about investigating crime scenes, collect clues, solving puzzles and completing cases. It offers the similar gameplay to GTA series and lets you manipulate open environment from third-person perspective either on foot or by vehicle and complete your case to earn money. Your character can run, walk, fight, jump and even can drive a car. The protagonist equips with detective tools, and he can interact with the dead body using different tools, and his task is to find out the murderer within time. Dexter: The Game 2 offers core features such as a variety of Missions, High-Quality Graphics, NPCs to interact and more. Try it out, and you’ll enjoy it.
#50 Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne
Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne is a Single-player and Third-person Shooter video game created by Remedy Entertainment and published by Rockstar Games. It is the sequel to the Max Payne game and it takes place in the fictional world. The game puts the player in the role of the protagonist named as Max Payne, who is detective in the NYPD (New York City Police Department). After the previous events, the protagonist team up with Mona Sax, and set out on an adventure to resolve a conspiracy of betrayal and death. There are two different protagonists such as Mona Sax and Max Payne. You can assume the role of Max Payne, but also play as Mona Sax in some levels. In the beginning, the primary weapon is 9mm Pistol, as the game progress, you access other weapons including submachine gun, handguns, assault rifles, hand thrown weapons and more. There are a variety of missions and each mission needs a completion of certain tasks. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, and superb visuals, Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne is the best game to play and enjoy.