Highest Rated Games PS5, PS4 2022

Review tracking website Metacritic has posted a recap of 2022's highest rated PlayStation games. 40 titles are covered in total β€” starting at a Metacritic score of 80 β€” with critic reviews being taken into account.

Overall, it's a strong list with a lot of variety. We don't think 2022 was a particularly special year for PS5 and PS4 in terms of sheer volume β€” 2023 is shaping up to be borderline unprecedented in that regard β€” but there's no denying that last year had some truly standout experiences. Naturally, these games appear towards the top of the list.

Anyway, we've gathered the top 20 for you below, with their score in brackets.

20. AI: The Somnium Files - nirvanA Initiative (85)
19. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge (85)
18. Crusader Kings III (85)
17. Return to Monkey Island (85)
16. Tunic (86)
15. Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration (86)
14. Tactics Ogre: Reborn (86)
13. Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course (86)
12. Cult of the Lamb (86)
11. Inscryption (87)
10. Destiny 2: The Witch Queen (87)
9. Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection (87)
8. Gran Turismo 7 (87)
7. Horizon Forbidden West (88)
6. The Last of Us: Part I (88)
5. The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe (89)
4. Persona 5 Royal (PS5) (91)
3. God of War Ragnarok (94)
2. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Complete Edition (94)
1. Elden Ring (96)

How many of these 2022 titles did you play? Do you think the scores are fitting? Is there anything that you would rate higher? Or lower? Reflect on your gaming habits of 2022 in the comments section below.

[source metacritic.com]