There has been some great competition when it comes to video game consoles in this generation. All 3 of Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo released amazing new gaming systems. These systems were both powerful and efficient in their own ways. Some of the best video games of all time have also been released in this console generation.
Some of these games were amazing exclusives that gave one platform the edge over all other platforms. Some of the best exclusives released this console generation on each console are discussed below in order to make it easier for you to decide which console has the best games.
People say that Xbox has no good exclusives, however, this is definitely not the truth. Microsoft released a fairly great line-up of exclusives in this generation. Some of these exclusives are Halo 5, the Master Chief Collection, a variety of Forza games, and the latest installments to the Gears of War franchise, and more.
All these games were amazing in their own way. The Xbox One’s powerful specs also made all of the above-mentioned games much more beautiful and immersive. The Xbox One also has backward compatibility, something that no other current-gen console has. This allows Xbox users to play all their favorite games, including exclusives, from previous Xbox consoles.
To make things even better, the Xbox One is capable of running all these older generation games at higher frame rates with much more improved visuals. Xbox players can enjoy all their favorite classics with a more attractive and smooth display.
The Nintendo Switch has some absolutely amazing exclusive games. Nintendo has always had great exclusive content in the form of Pokémon, Mario, Legend of Zelda, and more. This generation of consoles only added to the greatness of all the above-mentioned franchises.
The Legend of Zelda was an amazing launch title that most players absolutely loved. The game combined some great features from other open-world games and combined them to create something great. The story of the game was also one that most will remember. The Nintendo Switch was also great for fans of the Mario and Pokémon franchises.
Super Mario Odyssey was arguably one of the best games released in this generation. It took all the things that fans love about the Mario franchise and mixed them with modern elements. In short, the Nintendo Switch introduced some amazing exclusives that children and adults loved alike.
Sony has always been famed for its exclusives. As expected, the exclusives released on the PlayStation 4 were almost all brilliant, and there are a few more coming before the PS5 is released. The exclusives on PlayStation 4 brought us the end of Nathan Drake’s journey in Uncharted 4, the return of God of War, and much more.
The PS4 also introduced remasters of some great exclusives released on previous PS consoles, such as The Last of Us 1 and Ratchet and Clank. However, some of the best exclusives on the console are God of War, Uncharted 4, The Nathan Drake Collection, Marvel’s Spider-Man, and a few more.
All these games are arguably some of the greatest games of all time in their own way. Some had very fun gameplay, the others had a touching story and a few of them had both.
Sony isn't done with its exclusives, as the recently released Last of Us Part II has taken the world by storm. It has received almost perfect reviews from critics and has divided the online gaming community. The beautiful looking Ghost of Tsushima is also coming as an exclusive title for the PlayStation 4 in July 2020.