Quarterly Report: The 25 Best PlayStation 4 Games

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  • Publish Date: June 30, 2014

Our "Quarterly Reports" provide a handy list of the 25 best games for each platform, both for the current year so far and for all time. There's a separate report for each platform, and they will be updated again during the first week in October.

Best-reviewed PS4 games of all time (as of June 30th)

Games released during the last three months (if any) are marked with a NEW symbol.

  Game   Metascore
1flower (2013)  91
2Fez (2014)  90
3Rayman Legends (2014) Buy From Amazon90
4TowerFall Ascension (2014)  87
5FIFA 14 (2013) Buy From Amazon87
6Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn (2014) NEWBuy From Amazon86
7Battlefield 4 (2013) Buy From Amazon85
8NBA 2K14 (2013) Buy From Amazon85
9Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition (2014) Buy From Amazon85
10Resogun (2013)  84
11Trine 2: Complete Story (2013)  84
12Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (2013) Buy From Amazon83
13LEGO Marvel Super Heroes (2013) Buy From Amazon83
14Transistor (2014) NEW 83
15MLB 14: The Show (2014) NEWBuy From Amazon83
16The Pinball Arcade (2013) Buy From Amazon82
17Sportsfriends (2014) NEW 82
18Child of Light (2014) NEW 82
19SteamWorld Dig (2014)  82
20ZEN Pinball 2 (2013)  82
21Watch Dogs (2014) NEWBuy From Amazon81
22Injustice: Gods Among Us - Ultimate Edition (2013) Buy From Amazon80
23Need for Speed: Rivals (2013) Buy From Amazon80
24Star Wars Pinball: Heroes Within (2014) NEW 80
25inFamous: Second Son (2014) Buy From Amazon80

Note that games are ranked by Metascore prior to rounding. The Metascore is a weighted average of critic reviews on a scale of 0 (bad) to 100 (good). All scores are from June 30, 2014. Games with fewer than 7 reviews are not eligible for inclusion.

For a complete list of all PS4 high (and low) scores, visit Metacritic's PlayStation 4 section.

Comments (3)

  • lemminguk  

    Glad to see the a lot of PS+ games high up. Couldn't understand all the complaints about them (especially don't starve which is brilliant). Seems like everyone was better off getting those free than something like Knack or Killzone which are both fairly poor for big launch titles.

  • Plasmaneedle  

    I can't believe flower is on the list much less on the top

  • M9ki  

    Well i really though thief would be on that list despite the errors many people had with the game.

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