Sony’s popular handheld console, the PSP, or the PlayStation Portable with its full expansion, has already begun to be called a classic. Although its production has been terminated, we have compiled the best PSP games of all time, which is still used by many players all over the world.
Note: Ranking is based on Metacritic scores.
+ God of War: Chains of Olympus – Metascore: 91
+ GTA: Chinatown Wars – Metascore: 90
+ Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 Portable – Metascore: 89
+ Lumines – Metascore: 89
+ Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker – Metascore: 89
+ Wipeout Pure – Metascore: 88
+ Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions – Metascore: 88
+ GTA: Liberty City Stories – Metascore: 88
+ Tekken: Dark Resurrection – Metascore: 88
+ Ridge Racer – Metascore: 88
+ Jeanne d’Arc – Metascore: 87
+ Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together – Metascore: 87
+ Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror – Metascore: 87
The Best PSP Games of All Time
God of War: Chains of Olympus
Will Sony ever release a console without God of War? The hack-and-slash game, which came to PSP in March 2008, is the fourth installment of the God of War series and the gameplay of the game, set in ancient Greece, is similar to the previous installments. Kratos’ adventure this time fits in the palm of the hand and comes up as the highest-rated game of PSP.
GTA: Chinatown Wars
Chinatown Wars, one of the 3 games of the GTA series on PSP, is at the top of the list with 90 points. The game debuted on PSP in 2009, the year it came to Nintendo DS, is set in Liberty City. This enjoyable production by Rockstar Games makes you feel the GTA atmosphere we love to the end.
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 Portable
If you haven’t met the Persona series yet, this successful PSP game may be the right choice for you to take your first step into the series. You will not realize how time flies while you enjoy enjoyable fights, a wonderful universe and RPG elements.
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The production, which draws attention with its Tetris-like mechanics, successfully proves that it is much more than that in a short time and has become one of the best PSP games of all time. In order to survive in the game, you must rotate and position 2×2 blocks in the game such that they alternate between two different colors, creating 2×2 squares of a single color that will be erased when the Timeline passes over them.
Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker
Of course, Hideo Kojima’s masterpiece Metal Gear series also finds its place on the PSP. The production is among the best PSP games, preserving all the characteristic features of the series we love, and successfully reflecting them on the PSP.
With its colorful graphics, fast gameplay and futuristic style, WipEout Pure is undoubtedly one of the most unique creations of the PSP console. The game, the sixth Wipeout game, is set in 2197, one hundred years after Wipeout 2097, and centers on players participating in the FX300 anti-gravity racing league.
Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions
If you have a PSP and you are a fan of the turn-based strategy genre, it is very unlikely that you missed this game, but we will remind you anyway. Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions is also a powerful production that can hook even those who are not familiar with the genre.
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GTA: Liberty City Stories
GTA, one of the most famous brands in the game world, shows up with three games on PSP. Our game, which takes us on an adventure in the haunted streets of Liberty City, gives its name to GTA until the end.
Tekken: Dark Resurrection
The Tekken series, which has always managed to find its place among the most popular fighting games, adorns the PSP library with not one but two games. Tekken: Dark Resurrection, on the other hand, deserves to be on the list with a Metacritic score of 88.
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Ridge Racer, which will steal the hearts of racing game lovers from the very first moment, promises a concentrated entertainment bomb with its arcade gameplay. The game, in which we race on different maps with beautiful cars, is also proof of what a device like PSP can do at this age.
Listen to the story of Jeanne d’Arc, one of the most important figures in world history. Combining Jeanne d’Arc’s fight against evil with successful fantastic elements, the production will take you on a pleasant journey, giving a completely different shape to the events we know.
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together
This game is the kind that will satisfy the hunger of RPG lovers. Tactics Ogre, which fits a fantastic world into a hand-held device like the PSP, is on the sidelines for some players, but it remains on the list with a score of 87.
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Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror
Although its name is now among the dusty shelves of game history, Siphon Filter, one of the most popular game series that once wreaked havoc, also has a debuted game for the PSP. While the action and atmosphere we are used to in the game are preserved, the gameplay is also quite fluent for the PSP device.