The 12 Best Open-World Games

Created Nov 9, 2018 by RAWG Editorial
In open world games, you create your own stories, take experiments and remember side quests as every character has a unique personality. Many outstanding open-world games have been released recently, and here are the best of them.
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    If you expect a neverending wasteland of dust from Mad Max, you will be satisfied. The desert prepares for you long car chases, many NPCs, fast-paced action and various missions to complete. But be pa…
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      Watch Dogs 2 took the GTA formula and turned it to a puzzle game into an open world. It is set in San Francisco, and this city impresses with its realism. While many games just put houses and faciliti…
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        You will probably never see every piece of Fallout 4 world. It's more than you can imagine, and it took hours to explore the streets of ruined Boston and its surrounding neighborhoods. The best thing …
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          After the first two games of the franchise, Wild Hunt seems really huge. It takes dozens of hours to explore Velen, Novigrad, Skellige and tiny villages set on the map. You can always return to any pl…
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          Saints Row IV screenshot
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            Saints Row IV is a ridiculous title. It parodies shooters, superhero movies, over-serious games and features multiple pop-culture references. The local open world is fun to explore looting here and th…
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              You may not like some gameplay features of Assassin's Creed Origins, but it's hard not to fall in love with its setting. The open world of Egypt is gorgeous with sandy plains, great pyramids, caves, a…
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                GTA V features elements of several Rockstar games and uniquely combines them. As you can see the world with eyes of three characters, it opens to you from different angles. The game features mountains…
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                  The more you explore Skyrim, the more you want to return there again and again. Snowy mountains, immense plains, dark caves, and dense woods are waiting for a brave warrior like you. Here the atmosphe…
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                    Actually, No Man's Sky has loading screens between star systems, but each of them is an open world - in a box. It's massive, and you can freely travel the galaxy. So imagine that star systems are tele…
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                      The world in Breath of the Wild is much bigger than in the previous games, and it's entirely available from the beginning. You can complete dungeons in the order you prefer so feel free to roam around…
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                        Red Dead Redemption 2 is, in fact, a road story: you travel with your gang, meet different people and learn their stories, get into troubles and so on. The country around you is alive: there are vario…
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                          The world returned to its dawn is enormous, mysterious and very dangerous. When you travel from one tribe to another, see wandering mech animals, hunt mad machines you start to feel the primal excitem…
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