We know that computer games can be addicting to some extent. That shouldn’t surprise us. With these phenomenal video games that burst into the arena, it is easy to understand why people are getting hooked. Let’s have a rundown of the top 7 video games that changed the world.
- Final Fantasy
- The Walking Dead
- Counter Strike
- World of Warcraft
- Star Wars
- Metal Gear Solid
The Final Fantasy franchise is phenomenal, period. It has drawn a lot of RPG aficionados closer through the characters in the games. Each title is different, each series offers an amazing challenge that players love keeping up with. But among the entire series, it is the 7th installment that really created a lot of steam, topping the sales charts everywhere.
Nothing about The Walking Dead is short of awesome. The story in itself continues to gain all-out TV fans over time. What more, if you have this video game, you can decide what the outcome of the story will be. With that striking feature that you can go center stage for the greater good.
This is one of the biggest revolutions in the video game arena. Its success has set a new trend for gamers of all ages. The team-based, first-person shooter action takes excitement to the highest level by placing it under realistic settings and challenges that keep players glued. Counter Strike develops a level of skill out of its players, which will surely make them learn how to work as a team and treat warfare as if it’s a sport.
Skyrim’s strength is in its rewarding level up system that had players putting in over a hundred hours of game time every single day. Staying in the game allows players to pile up abilities and perks that will definitely make the game even more exciting. Aside from the breaks that players enjoy, there is also Skyrim’s awesome graphics – the impressive city, the fantastical characters, and the complete quest lets gamers get lost living another’s life.
This online role-playing game is a favorite of gamers of all ages. It presents a beautiful, seamless world that is action packed. Its graphics and sounds are astonishing. There is nothing that players don’t love about World of Warcraft, especially the challenge it brings. It provides difficult combat battles that make gamers stuck in their seats forever.
We have seen many games derived from a blockbuster movie but this one seals the deal for being set in a popular sci-fi universe with all-out action that sets the tone for a whole new morality system. If making a Star Wars game gives other games a run for their money, wait until you play Knights of the Old Republic.
Metal Gear made its wave in its first appearance in Playstation and did not look back since. It has humor, its has artwork, it has challenges, and that save the world premise that surely makes it one of the world’s most beloved games of all time. Plus, it is the first of many that solidified the principle of video games matching the cinematic quality of action-packed movies.