Best former PlayStation exclusive games on PC: God of War, Death Stranding, Horizon Zero Dawn, and more

PlayStation has several iconic first-party games that are exclusive to its consoles like PS3, PS4, and PS5. In recent years, Sony has started porting some of its PlayStation-exclusive games to PC, allowing non-PlayStation players to try them out. Established PlayStation franchises like God of War, Persona, and Nioh now have some games available on PC. Many of these PC ports support ray-tracing, high fidelity graphics, high frame rate, and fantastic visuals that weren’t available on the PS4. If you want to play some exciting former PlayStation exclusives on PC, then check out this list of some of the best games you can play right now.

Best PlayStation exclusive games on PC

  • God of War
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Death Stranding Director’s Cut
  • Persona 4
  • Days Gone
  • Nioh 2
  • Journey
  • Detroit: Become Human
  • Heavy Rain
  • Beyond: Two Souls

1. God of War

PlayStation exclusives on PC

God of War is one of the iconic PlayStation franchises of all time. The latest version of God of War, which launched for PS4 in 2018, was released for PC in January 2022. The game follows Kratos, the Greek God of War, on his journey through the Nine Realms in Norse Mythology after defeating the Gods of Olympus. Kratos has to mentor and protect his son Atreus, while fighting against vicious monsters and enemies.

God of War price in India – Rs 3,299

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2. Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn tells the story of Aloy, who is on quest to unravel the mysteries of a strange and dangerous world ruled by machines. Aloy is an outcast from her tribe and she has to uncover her past and save the world from a catastrophic threat. As Aloy, you will face various machines and rival tribes as you explore the beautiful open world of Horizon Zero Dawn.

Horizon Zero Dawn price in India – Rs 3,299

Download here – Steam, Epic Games Store

3. Death Stranding Director’s Cut

Created by Hideo Kojima, Death Stranding had a mixed response from players as well as critics when it first launched for the PS4. Death Stranding Director’s Cut is now available to play on PC. The game takes place in a distant future where a mysterious event called Death Stranding opens a doorway between the living and dead. This event has led to a world filled with creatures from the afterlife. You play as Sam Bridges and your mission is to connect last survivors in America.

Death Stranding Director’s Cut price in India – Rs 2,499 (Steam), Rs 2,599 (Epic Games Store)

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4. Persona 4 Golden

Persona 4 Golden is set in rural Japan and tells the coming-of-age story of a group of friends who uncover a chain of serial murders. You will encounter kindred spirits and confront the darker sides of different characters throughout the game. Just like other games in the Persona franchise, Persona 4 Golden has various amazing characters, a great story, fantastic music, and a fun combat experience.

Persona 4 Golden price in India – Rs 1,039 (Standard edition), Rs 1,299 (Digital Deluxe edition)

Download here – Steam

5. Days Gone

Days Gone is an action-adventure game that takes place two years after a pandemic. The open world of Days Gone is filled with harsh wilderness, where you will take on the role of former outlaw biker Deacon St. John. You will scavenge through abandoned settlements to find equipment and valuable items for crafting weapons. The game has a compelling story that revolves around themes like desperation, betrayal, and regret.

Days Gone price in India – Rs 3,299

Download here – Steam, Epic Games Store

6. Nioh 2

Nioh 2 is souls-like action RPG that takes you through different locales across Japan during the Sengoku period. The game has an original story where you will face several hordes of yokai and dangerous bosses. Since it is a soulslike, the game has a fun as well as difficult combat experience, where you can use a wide variety of weapons and abilities to defeats enemy hordes and bosses. If you have already completed Elden Ring and you are looking for another great souls game, you should definitely check out Nioh 2.

Nioh 2 price in India Rs 2,499

Download here – Steam, Epic Games Store

7. Journey

Journey is a relaxing adventure game with beautiful landscapes and visuals. Originally launched for PS3 in 2012, the game was ported to PS4 three years later and then to PC in 2019. In Journey, you will move across ruins and slide through sand to discover the secrets of the mysterious land that is shown in the game. The critically acclaimed title can be played solo or in co-op with a friend.

Journey price in India – Rs 489

Download here – Steam

8. Detroit: Become Human

Detroit: Become Human is set in 2038’s Detroit where technology has evolved so much that there are human-like androids everywhere. You get to play three distinct androids who can see the world at the brink of chaos and destruction. The decisions you make throughout the game will affect Detroit: Become Human’s narrative. You will face various moral dilemmas and decide the fate of multiple people.

Detroit: Become Human price in India – Rs 1,899

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9. Heavy Rain

Heavy Rain is an interesting psychological thriller with various twists and turns in the narrative. You need to hunt down a murderer known as the Origami Killer, named after his calling card of leaving origami art at crime scenes. Four characters with their own leads and motives have to work hard to stop the killer from claiming another victim. Each decision you make in the game will have major consequences and decide who lives or dies.

Heavy Rain price in India – Rs 899

Download here – Steam

10. Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls is a psychological action thriller with great performances by Elliot Page and Willem Dafoe. The game takes you through a global journey where you explore the life of Jodie Holmes. Jodie is born with a connection to a mysterious supernatural entity called Aiden that gives her incredible powers. Your choices and actions will determine the fate of Jodie as she faces dangerous challenges throughout her journey.

Beyond: Two Souls price in India – Rs 899

Download here – Steam, Epic Games Store