The very best PC video games to play in 2022


2022 has obtained off to an excellent begin and it might truly be the strongest first half of a gaming 12 months in fairly a while – so convey on the remainder of 2022!

From Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga to Elden Ring, we’ve had some staggering successes within the gaming world and there’s no scarcity of titles to choose up if you wish to embark on a brand new journey in your PC.

However which video games from this 12 months (or late final 12 months) are the very best you possibly can play on PC up to now? We have scoured by way of all of the current video games and these are what we expect are 11 of the very best!

Finest PC video games to play in 2022

Elden Ring

With extra 10/10 assessment scores than you shake a furled finger at, it’s little marvel that Elden Ring turned as fashionable because it did – though no person might have predicted fairly how large it could grow to be upon launch.

PC is the right house for this huge recreation however be warned, you’ll die a hell of loads and the urge to smash one thing does rear its ugly head fairly continuously.

Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands

Ashly Burch as Tiny Tina in Tiny Tina's Wonderlands.


The sensible and bonkers Borderlands character Tiny Tina will get one other spin-off with Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands, and this time it is a full-blown recreation – and a darn good one at that!

Whereas not a flawless recreation, it ended up being so a lot better than many people had imagined and it’s absolutely deserving of a spot on this record.

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga

Emperor Palpatine in LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga.

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It says loads concerning the high quality of a film primarily based recreation if it truly improves on among the movies it’s primarily based on – that’s the case with Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga.

That is the definitive Lego Star Wars recreation and is actually a pleasure from begin to end. It is so good that it even made us like Rise of the Skywalker a bit extra (however not by a lot).

Galactic Civilisations 4

Whereas actually not a pick-up-and-play for a enjoyable and breezy recreation, Galactic Civilisations 4 is one that’s tremendous rewarding when you can dedicate the time and brains to essentially get your enamel into it.

Technique is vital right here so you’ll need to play with that mindset to have any likelihood of doing properly. However keep it up and you may possible realise that you’ve discovered your new obsession.

Dying Gentle 2: Keep Human

Read our Dying Light 2 review.


Anybody that loves zombies and/or parkour will possible have the time of their gaming life with Dying Gentle 2, an enormous recreation with a ton to do and so many variations of contaminated seeking to take you down.

It is tense, enjoyable, and it performs brilliantly on PC. And when you did not play the primary, to not fear, you’ll bounce into this simple sufficient and it means you’ve got a complete different recreation to play when you hit it off with this one.

God of Conflict

Kratos wielding the Leviathan Axe in God of War, which launches on PC today.


With God of Conflict: Ragnarok on the best way (however not as quickly as we wish, can or not it’s prepared tomorrow?), now could be the right time to revisit the unique recreation within the rebooted franchise – or play it for the primary time when you by no means have.

A gripping storyline, splendidly realised characters and tremendous enjoyable gameplay make this a should play recreation that we will not assist however revisit fairly usually.

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Monster Hunter: Rise

The very best recreation but from Capcom’s Monster Hunter collection? Many have stated so and it is exhausting to argue towards it as this actually is a particular recreation and one which we by no means tire of.

Opinions for this have been deservedly filled with reward and we love how easily it runs once you boot it up on PC – we will not advocate this recreation sufficient.

Whole Conflict: Warhammer 3

One of many kings of turn-based technique video games, Whole Conflict burst again onto our PCs with Whole Conflict: Warhammer 3 and it was the whole lot that we wished it to be and extra.

That is actually a superb and addictive recreation so be warned, it has the potential to eat up numerous your time!

Halo Infinite

Halo Infinite didn’t have the simplest time in improvement by all accounts, and the stress was on to ship a stellar recreation following the lukewarm response to Halo 5.

Fortunately, Halo Infinite delivered after which some and is a real return to type for Grasp Chief. For those who discovered that you just had misplaced curiosity within the franchise then that is the right recreation to leap again in with.

Forza Horizon 5

forza horizon 5

Sticking with vastly profitable Xbox franchises for a second, and Forza Horizon 5 is by far probably the most beautiful of the video games so far – not too stunning contemplating that it was the primary to be made for the now present era consoles.

The Mexico setting is a beautiful as you’d anticipate from Forza and there’s a lot to try this we’re nonetheless discovering new issues lengthy after launch – when you love racing video games then it is a no-brainer.

Soccer Supervisor 2022

The Soccer Supervisor collection has been going so long as we are able to bear in mind and it exhibits no signal of slowing down – we had simply as a lot enjoyable with the newest recreation as we’ve had with the very best of the collection.

So prepared your groups and get them match prepared – fingers crossed you possibly can nab sufficient factors to maintain your job!

For those who’re on the lookout for one thing else to play, take a look at our record of the very best VR video games to strive in 2022.

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