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Graphically Impressive PS4 Games

IbizaPocholo

NeoGAFs Kent Brockman

Even though the PS4 is several years old now, some games that released for the Sony Playstation 4 home console console are still graphically impressive to this day! Join TVGS as we take a look at some gameplay of the best looking and visually impressive PS4 games the system ever received!

Spider-man, GT sport, MGSV, Horizon, Death stranding, Uncharted 4, TLOU2, RDR2, FF7R, Ghost of tsushima

 
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JeremyEtcetera

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Great list. The only two I'd include to it are Driveclub and Infamous: Second Son, especially since they both came out within launch window already showcasing amazing graphics. There were moments where The Order: 1886 wow'ed me too.



 
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JeremyEtcetera

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Also, have to say it's bold of the video to include MGSV but honestly I agree with the choice.
 

Tschumi

Member
Man,i was thinking about these things re: ps3 titles, let alone ps4.. gt6, beyond Two souls, ffxiii part 2, persona 5, heck even mgs4 looks good - though the models and materials are decidedly late-00s
 

Yoboman

Member
Shadow of the Colossus remake is the most underrated game in these discussions. It is elite tier with its high quality textures and volumetric lighting that most PS4 games don’t come near (including most of the games in that list), plus building off an already great animation system and scale of the visuals. It also has a 60 FPS mode

I loaded it up for the first time on PS5 and was shocked by how little I had heard about how good it looks
 

Kilau

Member
Driveclub still has the best weather effects on the windscreen. I play a lot of FH4 lately and the water always seems lacking, of course it's a totally different style of racer. Need to check out Dirt 5 rain still.
 

MrA

Member
Shadow of the Colossus remake is the most underrated game in these discussions. It is elite tier with its high quality textures and volumetric lighting that most PS4 games don’t come near (including most of the games in that list), plus building off an already great animation system and scale of the visuals. It also has a 60 FPS mode

I loaded it up for the first time on PS5 and was shocked by how little I had heard about how good it looks
plus it looks cool
 
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JeremyEtcetera

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Shadow of the Colossus remake is the most underrated game in these discussions. It is elite tier with its high quality textures and volumetric lighting that most PS4 games don’t come near (including most of the games in that list), plus building off an already great animation system and scale of the visuals. It also has a 60 FPS mode

I loaded it up for the first time on PS5 and was shocked by how little I had heard about how good it looks

I honestly would like to see how Ico would look with this treatment, but doing their best to keep the original's shading/lighting effects.
 
Launch game as well that held up the entire generation! Astounding.
The games reception is mixed but a lot of later games don't look as good.

Same with Ryse on the rival platform.

It seemed like there was a major attempt to look as good as possible at launch in spite of the week Jaguar apu.
 

skit_data

Member
I’ve seen a couple of gifs of it floating around on twitter the last few days and at times it does look photorealistic.



Too shame on Evolution Studios, I don’t understand why Sony shut them down
 
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Putonahappyface

Gold Member
Detroit Become Human hugely impressed me visually. Many games looked amazing like God of War, Horizon Zero Dawn and Spider Man. But I guess the crown has to go to The Last of Us Part 2 imo, the physics, textures and graphics were just on another level to anything else I've seen.
 

22:22

Doesnt need recognition
Resident Evil 3 Remake

After playing the intro after reinstalling it since launch because I'm very close to platting it I'm once again taken by how impressed i am for it's graphics (rather it's overall visual presentation) it's so fucking pretty!! <3


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romance stroking GIF
 
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Also, have to say it's bold of the video to include MGSV but honestly I agree with the choice.
Indeed. MGSV might not be the most graphical powerhouse in stills but as an open-world (almost locked) 60fps game (with tons of AI and systems) it's technically the most impressive game on PS4 (and XB1). And anyways in motion it's also one of the most graphically impressive game, beating all the others 30fps game that will all look like shit when in motion.
 
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Great list. The only two I'd include to it are Driveclub and Infamous: Second Son, especially since they both came out within launch window already showcasing amazing graphics. There were moments where The Order: 1886 wow'ed me too.



I really want to see a PS5 inFamous game.
 
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