Video games are certainly one of the most popular entertainment sources in the world. Each year huge companies like EA, Ubisoft and Naughty Dog release some of the best games on the market. Each iteration of the game is better than the previous one in one way or the other. The trend nowadays that is very popular are open world games. The open worlds that are developed for games have become even more advanced with time. The amount of realism that they bear is phenomenal and that is why below you will find some of the best and most fascinating game worlds ever created.
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The Witcher 3
The first game on our list in the Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, it is certainly one of the best games that has been released in the recent years and for good reason. The Witcher 3 is a game that has been set in northern Europe and the Mediterranean terrains. The representation of these places in the game is amazing. If you look at the game world then you will notice that everything seems very real and extremely beautiful. Travelling through this archipelago is an extraordinary experience and you will never want to stop.
The Batman franchise has really taken off in the recent years. The new Arkham games are extremely well done and give an amazing experience. With the latest instalment in the series, Batman Arkham Knight has better graphics and a beautiful grim representation of Gotham City. With gloomy lights and endless rain the city in the game looks great. However, the experience does get a little washed away when you are using the Batmobile in the game, but still you have a lot of things to do in the city.
Grand Theft Auto 5
When you talk about popular open world games then you cannot miss out on the name of Grand Theft Auto. Grand Theft Auto or GTA is the game which really changed the way we see open world games. One of the best GTA games ever created was GTA 5 and the open world in the game was amazing in many ways. Los Santos the imaginary city in the game takes a lot of influence from Los Angeles, the city in the game has many beautiful as well as rough areas.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Although it is an older title but Skyrim is still one of the most popular games in the world. Much of the credit for its popularity goes to the open world that is portrayed in the game. The game was so well released the developers have even released an enhanced version of the game that will look even more beautiful with modern graphics. The main highlight of the game when it was released was the quality of the water. The water in the game looks extremely realistic.
Sleeping Dogs is another game that comes with a beautiful open world. The game takes you to an exceptional recreation of Hong Kong. Everything that you see in the game seems to be real, the food, the vehicles even the water in the game looks very real. All of this makes Sleeping Dogs’ Hong Kong an amazing place to be in. During the day the city has an amazing glow to it and by night the terrain seems very different, this certainly enhances the experience.
Assassins Creed Black Flag
Many Assassins Creed games have been released over the years, and each time the world in the game is better than before. However, if you were to select just one world from all the sequels then it would be close battle between Assassins Creed Black Flag and Assassins Creed Origins. However, Black Flag is the winner because it does many things like. With this game you get lush green islands, vast oceans, mysterious catacombs and more.
These were some of the games that have the best open worlds that the world has ever seen. Open worlds in games will only get better with time. So, we just have to wait and see that what will the next generation of games bring for the customers. If you haven’t already played these games then it is highly recommended that you do it as soon as possible.