20 Best PC Games of 2018
20. TWO POINT HOSPITAL
Healthcare is a topic for discussion for most citizens in the world, Two Point Studios has taken it a step further by releasing Two Point Hospital. The game allows you to design hospitals, cure peculiar illnesses and manage an irritating staff as you expand your Utopian healthcare organisation throughout the Two Point County. The creative license the game allows has landed it among the best managerial simulation games in the world, securing its spot as a top 20 game of 2018.
19. PILLARS OF ETERNITY 2 DEADFIRE
Obsidian Entertainment sails Pillars of Eternity 2 Deadfire onto the top games of 2018 list. RPG fans cherished every moment of the game as they set out in pursuit of a rogue god over land and sea. Players indulged in the detailed character customization, open world exploration and fulfilling experiences the game offers. They built their parties and customized their companions with which they embarked on dangerous voyages spanning across the archipelago region of the Deadfire.
18. F1 2018
F1 2018 is the official videogame of the 2018 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP and also a game deserving of a spot on the top 20 PC games list. Codemasters created the most immersive Formula 1 world since the genre’s inception. Players are invited to build their reputation both on and off the track. The game even introduces time-pressured media interviews that influence your F1 career path. Decide whether you exhibit sportsmanship or showmanship. How you get to the top up to you.
17. ASSASSIN’S CREED ODYSSEY
The Assassin’s Creed series has been well received since the game’s inception, it is of no surprise that its latest instalment, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, is among the top PC games of the year. Players gravitate towards this version of the game because it takes them on an epic journey from an outcast to a living legend. Embark on an odyssey to unravel the interesting mysteries of your past and change the fate of Ancient Greece. Experience the action with Tobii Eye Tracking.
There is an abundance of platformer games as a large portion of the gaming community are fans of the genre. Matt Makes Games Inc. has managed to make Celeste stand out regardless. The game protrudes among the lot because it offers players a narrative-driven, single-player adventure with a lovely cast of characters and an emotional plot of self-discovery. Players also enjoy over 700 screens of platforming challenges which aid in securing Celeste’s spot on the top 20 games of 2018 list.
15. HITMAN 2
2018 proves that fans are always welcoming of our favourite silent assassin that is Agent 47. The stealth-action sandbox game provides you heart-pounding suspenseful experiences as you meticulously eliminate unsuspecting targets absent compromising missions. Hitman 2 introduced co-operative super assassin modes as per request of the many dedicated fans. The adored blend of story and required stealthy mechanics allows Hitman 2 to sneak unto the top 20 PC games of 2018 list.
14. DRAGON BALL FIGHTERZ
DRAGON BALL FighterZ is a product of one of the most celebrated anime series for generations. It sports high skill cap exploitable by the more tactically gifted players. Its association with the Dragon Ball series plus the high-end graphics, exclusive story mode, spectacular fights, and online features are some of the many reasons it is rated among the best games of 2018. Much thanks to Arc System Works as you get to relive famous scenes from the series in 60FPS and 1080p resolution.
Throughout 2018 Bugbear has had players strapped into Wreckfest making it one of the best PC games of the year. Players gravitate to it because it is a demolition derby themed racing game with soft-body damage modelling, polished driving dynamics and in-depth vehicle customization. In addition, it features both traditional track races and demolition derbies. The game is perfect for fans of hardcore, explosive and neck-snapping racing accented by all sorts of vehicular mayhem.
12. ZONE OF THE ENDERS THE 2ND RUNNER MARS
ZONE OF THE ENDERS The Second Runner MARS was released on September 4th 2018 and has since garnered much affection from players, making it one of the top PC games of 2018. Become the last resort for the abused and dwindling planets. Commandeer JEHUTY’s cockpit and strike deep at the core of the BAHRAM army with unmatched abilities. Enjoy a full-length remaster of the classic fast-paced 3D mech action game. Relish a game recreated in VR, native 4K and in full surround sound.
11. OUT OF THE PARK BASEBALL 19
Out of the Park Baseball 19 slid onto the 2018 top games list which is of no surprise to baseball lovers as it is the newest entry in the “world’s best-rated sports gaming franchise”. Out of the Park Developments encourage you to guide your favourite MLB team to glory, play any historical season or compete online in Perfect Team. When the game is affectionately referred to as “a baseball fan’s dream come true” there is no question as to how it is placed with the best PC games of the year.
10. YOKU’S ISLAND EXPRESS
Villa Gorilla’s Yoku’s Island Express is representative of two of the most popular vintage arcade-style games and therefore, magnetizing by default. This game combines pinball and platformer elements giving fans an addictive and dynamic topical adventure. In the game, you play as protagonist Yoku, the pint-sized postman who uses his unique mechanics to explore and unmask the secrets of Mokumana Island. The novel experiences provided places it among the best PC games of 2018.
9. FINAL FANTASY 12 THE ZODIAC AGE
RPGs as good as Square Enix’s FINAL FANTASY 12 THE ZODIAC AGE are few and far between. The game presents a story of two protagonists, Vaan and Princess Ashe who are citizens of a small kingdom. They reside in the world that is plagued by war, resulting in its destruction. The catalysts of destruction are the Archadian Empire. Players are to Join the duo in exacting revenge. Throughout 2018 players heavily indulged in this remastered spectacle making it one of the years best PC games.
8. INTO THE BREACH
Subset Games appears to have created one of the best games for turn-based strategy enthusiast. In Into the Breach, human civilization is threatened by massive subsurface creatures of the underworld. To stop them, pilot futuristic mechs to fend off the alien threat. Every attempt to save the world presents a new randomly generated challenge adding layers of difficulty. Into the Breach has been well received by players as indicated by its position on the top 20 games of 2018 list.
7. YAKUZA 0
August 1st, 2018 marked the day the gaming world received one of the best PC games of the year named Yakuza 0. Players quickly flocked the stores to welcome SEGA’s legendary Japanese series. The game requires you to fight rigorously through Tokyo and Osaka as junior yakuza Kiryu and Majima. SEGA provides you with a front row seat to 1980’s life in Japan in an unparalleled gaming experience. Enjoy the captivating visuals with uncapped frame-rates and 4K resolutions.
6. TREASURE ADVENTURE WORLD
On February 7th, 2018, Robit Games deployed one of the best platformer games of the year. Treasure Adventure World encourages you to embark on an elaborate adventure wearing a paper hat with a magical shrinking boat in your pocket. Scavenge the vibrant world for legendary treasures, unravel deceptive puzzles and fight powerful enemies. Source and connect clues as you traverse an open world, assembling mysteries tied to your shrouded past. Explore every corner of the map.
2018 is the year players submerged themselves in Subnautica making it one of the most played PC games of the year. Unknown Worlds Entertainment developed the best alien subsurface world for players to embark on aquatic adventures. Pilot your own submarine to explore the depths of the ocean world where you scavenge for necessary resources. Combat the struggles of darkness and vicious predators it welcomes. However, the deeper you go, the rarer the resources you’ll find.
4. CHRONO TRIGGER
All through 2018 players showed up in droves to embrace and indulge in the timeless RPG classic that is CHRONO TRIGGER. The game returns and is heavily laden with upgrades and content to sustain even some of the most hardcore gamers. The game takes you on an adventure to the past, future, and end of time. It is to no surprise that a game developed by a dream team of DRAGON QUEST creator Yuji Horii, Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama, and the creators of FINAL FANTASY is among the best.
GRIS has received tons of support and critics believe it is largely due to its universal appeal. GRIS is a beautiful artistic experience with almost no text making it attractive to anyone irrespective of their spoken tongue. Become mesmerized by a story of a hopeful young girl lost in her own world, coping with a painful life experience. Her sorrowful journey is manifested in her dress, which presents new abilities that aid in navigating her faded reality. Influence how the story unfolds.
RimWorld’s Steam 2018 reception and reviews have been overwhelmingly positive. Critics believe this is due to its unique and multifaceted game-play. Ludeon Studios presents a sci-fi colony simulation game, propelled by an intelligent AI storyteller. It creates stories by simulating psychology, ecology, gunplay, melee combat, climate, biomes, diplomacy, interpersonal relationships, art, medicine, trade, and more. The game has adopted inspiration from by Dwarf Fortress and Firefly.
1. SHENMUE 3
Shenmue III is one of the most sought after PC games in the ALLKEYSHOP and with good reason according to what the game proclaims to offer. YS Net invites you to pilot a teenage martial artist named Ryo Hazuki as you set out to unravel the mystery behind his father’s murder with the intent of exacting revenge on the culprit. The said culprit is Lan Di, boss of the underground organization named Chi You Men. Players are eagerly anticipating the continuation of the epic story-driven saga.
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