If you’re a PlayStation 5 user looking for open-world games similar to GTA 5, we’ve got you covered. While Rockstar Games hasn’t released a new Grand Theft Auto game in years, there are still several titles that offer a comparable experience. Here are six of the best open-world games you can enjoy on PS5 in 2023.
6) Hogwarts Legacy is a must-try for Harry Potter fans. Released in February 2023, it features a beautiful open-world map and advanced game mechanics. While you won’t find the series’ characters directly, there are many Easter eggs that reference them. Fans of GTA 5 will appreciate the attention to detail in Hogwarts Legacy.
5) Elden Ring sets new standards for open-world gaming. Unlike linear storylines, Elden Ring allows players to control and shape their adventure. With a massive map to explore and missions to complete, it offers an experience that rivals GTA 5 in terms of depth and gameplay.
4) Cyberpunk 2077 offers an impressive open world filled with sci-fi elements. The game is set to receive a new story mode DLC that expands the map and introduces new content. Interacting with renowned actor Idris Elba adds to the appeal of this alternative to GTA 5 on PS5.
3) The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is a highly acclaimed game known for its immersive open world. Players step into the shoes of Geralt of Rivia as they embark on a journey to find their adopted daughter. With a beautifully designed map and open-world elements that complement the story, The Witcher 3 gives GTA 5 a run for its money.
2) GTA Trilogy Definitive Edition is a bundle that includes three beloved 3D Universe titles: Grand Theft Auto III, Vice City, and San Andreas. Remastered with modern HD graphics and gameplay mechanics, this collection allows players to revisit the open worlds and activities they loved from the original games.
1) While not directly available on PS5, Red Dead Redemption 2 can still be enjoyed through backward compatibility. Many fans consider it a worthy successor to GTA 5 in terms of open-world gaming. Rockstar Games has packed impressive details into RDR 2, with a larger map than any GTA game to date. It is speculated that the game will soon be re-released on PS5, solidifying its position as the best open-world game on the platform.
In summary, while players eagerly await a new Grand Theft Auto title, these six open-world games on PS5 offer thrilling and immersive experiences that can rival the benchmarks set by GTA 5. Whether you’re a fan of Harry Potter, fantasy adventures, sci-fi elements, or the GTA series itself, there’s something for everyone on this list.
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– Hogwarts Legacy: Official YouTube video
– Elden Ring: Official YouTube video
– Cyberpunk 2077: Official YouTube video
– The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: Official YouTube video
– GTA Trilogy Definitive Edition: Official YouTube video
– Red Dead Redemption 2: Official YouTube video