How many of you have played Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, that was one of the most popular games of its times? Thanks to the PlayStation 2 that gifted us one of the best game of our childhood. Not only Grand Theft Auto, but there were also dozens of other video games for PS2 that gained popularity among the gamers of all ages. In this post, we are going to list 7 best PlayStation 2 games for all of you. Let’s start.
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7 Best PS2 Games of all time:
These popular Ps2 games are the most played games worldwide.
- Grand Theft Auto
- Metal Gear Solid 2
- Tekken 5
- God of War
- Metal Gear Solid 3
- Resident Evil
- Shadow of the Colossus
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
It was the most popular and best-selling PlayStation Video Game of all times with a total of 17.33 million copies sold around the world. It was an action-adventure video game and was released on 26 October 2004. Later it was also released for Xbox and Microsoft Windows, and an advanced version was also released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
It was an action adventure game and was released on 13 November 2001. Metal Solid was based on stealth action and was among the best selling PlayStation 2 games with about 7 million sold copies. It was developed and published by Konami.
Tekken 5 was one of the best fighting games for PS2 and about 6 million copies of this game were sold out worldwide. Of this 6 million, 4 million copies were sold in Europe alone. Various other versions of Tekken are also popular among the game lovers and these versions including Tekken 5 are said to be the series of best fighting games.
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God of War
It was also an action-adventure game and was released on 22 March 2005. The game was based on Greek Mythology and later many other versions of this series were released. It is the 11th best-selling PlayStation 2 game of all-times and over 4.6 million copies of God of War were sold out worldwide.
Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater
It is another wonderful PS2 game by Konami which was the best game of its times. In fact, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater can be listed among the best PS2 games ever released.
It was released in 2004 and about 3.6 million copies of this game were sold worldwide. The game was complimented for its graphics, story, gameplay, characters, and wonderful ending.
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Resident Evil 4
Resident Evil 4 was first released for GameCube in 2005, and later for other systems including PS2, Windows, Xbox, Wii, and many others. It was a survival horror game based on the missions of U.S. government special agent Leon S. Kennedy’s missions.
It was among the best PS2 Games of 2005 and won many Game of the Year Awards in 2005. A total of 8.1 million copies of Resident Evil sold out and later, 900,000 copies of this game were sold out for Windows in 2014.
Shadow of the Colossus
Shadow of the Colossus was said to be one of the best action-adventure video games for PS2. It was released on October 2005 and featured a young man who entered a forbidden land by mistake. Regardless of its weak story, Shadow of the Colossus made it to the list of popular PS2 games.
The game won several awards later and in Japan 140,000 copies of this game were sold out within the first week of its release.
Along with these 7 best PS2 games, dozens of other games also gained popularity and won several awards. Because of the wonderful games released, PS2 can easily be complimented as one of the best video game consoles of all times.