Submitted by TheIconGuy 902d ago | opinion piece

The Top 10 Sandbox/Open-World Games

DaxGamer - "Gamers have all sorts of tastes. Some of us can't wait for the next yearly iteration of our favorite sports game, and others can't seem to pry their eyes from their TV screens as they incessantly play Call of Duty through the night. The gaming industry is so full of creative ideas and choices, and we, as gamers, are very fortunate for this. But, if you're like me, you like creating your own chaos, your own story, and your own experience a little more than linear games with point A to point B levels back and forth. In light of this, I've compiled a list of my favorite open-world/sandbox games." (Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, Mass Effect 2, Mass Effect 3, PC, PS2, PS3, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Xbox 360)

Psychotica  +   902d ago
I was hoping some great game I haven't heard of but no. The link above is broke, should be:

jizzyjones  +   902d ago
Mass effect 3 at 3, mass effect 2 at 2? wow id of had san andreas/red dead above them for sure.
TiberusX87  +   902d ago
They're also missing Just Cause 2. That is honestly the most underrated open world game of this generation. It has it's faults, but not many games are that fun.
Moncole  +   902d ago
exploding stuff up and jumping out of a jet or standing on it is so much fun.
ian72  +   901d ago
Yep, Just Cause 2 is very good game. Had many hours just messing around with that game. Story's not very good but the gamepley, size of map and things to do and see make up for it.
hilmart  +   902d ago
No Minecraft?
No San Andreas?

Terrible List.
laid2rest  +   902d ago
Bullshit list. People above me have already pointed out the errors.
TheModernKamikaze  +   902d ago
Obviously this guy has not played San Andreas yet.
omi25p  +   902d ago
My Top 10
1. Grand Theft Auto San Andeas
2. Red Dead Redemption
3. Grand Theft Auto IV
4. Grand Theft Auto 3
5. Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
6. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
7. Fallout 3
8. MineCraft
9. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
10. Canis Canem Edit

Honorable Mentions:
Ultimate Spiderman
Assassins Creed 2
The Darkness
L.A. Noire (-ending)
Fallout New Vegas
Fable 1
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abeesley19  +   901d ago
My Top 10:
1: Grand Theft Auto IV (includes The Lost and Danmed and The Ballad of Gay Tony)
2: Red Dead Redemption (includes RDR: Undead Nightmare)
3: L.A. Noire
4: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
5: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
6: Grand Theft Auto III
7: Assassins Creed II
8: Assassins Creed: Brotherhood
9: Assassins Creed: Revelations
10: Sainst Row 2

Honorable Mentions:
Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories
Assassins Creed
Saints Row
Saints Row The Third
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
Fallout 3
Fallout: New Vegas
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning
The Amazing Spider-Man
Spider-Man 3
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings
Bully: Scholarship Edition
Just Cause 2
Brutal Legend
Crackdown 2
Mafia II
Fable II
Fable III
Burnout Paradise
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Test Drive Unlimited 2
Test Drive Unlimited
Dead Island
Dead Rising 2: Off the Record
Dead Rising 2
Dead Rising
Midnight Club: Los Angeles
Need for Speed: Most Wanted
Need for Speed: Undercover
Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit
Need for Speed: Carbon
Infamous 2
Prototype 2
Scarface: The world is yours

Open world/sandbox games im looking foward too
Grand Theft Auto V
Sleeping Dogs
Assassins Creed III
Forza Horizon
Far Cry 3
Borderlands 2
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)
Crysis 3
Watch Dogs

Sorry if thats a long read, its just theres to many games for me to choose
BraveToaster  +   901d ago
What an awful list...
ironfist92  +   901d ago
Your opinion is just as valid as his.

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