Just got a ps3 what exclusives should I buy?

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#1 Posted by MrSneeble (25 posts) -

Hey guys new to this, just bought a ps3 and I was just wondering what ps3 exclusives you would recommend? Any help would be great thanks.

#2 Posted by SoNin360 (5725 posts) -

-The Uncharted series

-inFamous 1 & 2

-LittleBigPlanet 2

-The Last of Us

-Heavy Rain

-Beyond: Two Souls

-Killzone 2/3

-The Resistance games I suppose

-God of War III + the collections if you haven't played the earlier ones

Those are all the ones that come to mind that I've played. I'm sure people would add Metal Gear Solid 4 and Journey, but I haven't played them.

#3 Posted by ristactionjakso (6118 posts) -

God of War collection. I just completed it. 1, 2 and Chains of Olympus were kinda meh to me, but still good. Ghost of Sparta is great and 3 just completely blows all of them out of the water. 3 alone makes the God of War games worthwhile. 3 is epic beyond anything, ever. Just skip Ascension, it sucks.

Ni No Kuni, InFamous collection, Killzone Trilogy, Last Of Us, Valkyria Chronicles, Guacamelee, Little Big Planet 2, Resistance 3 campaign is good, Tales of Xillia,

#5 Posted by sssb (487 posts) -

For me depend on games I have:

1/ The Last of Us.

2/ Uncharted 1,2 and 3

3/ Metal Gear Solid 4

4/ God of War 3 and collection GOW 1 and 2 of you don't played it on PS2.

#6 Posted by RageQuitter69 (1366 posts) -

What kind of genres do you like? I Can recommend the following:

  • The Uncharted series if you like action adventure games.
  • The Last of Us games if you like horror games that require thought.
  • Gran Turismo 5/6 if you like racing simulators.
  • InFamous series if you like open world games and messing around with powers.
  • God of War series if you like hack and slash (although I haven't played these games, I am only listing them based on what others have told me about them).
  • Motorstorm series if you like arcade racing games.
  • Resistance series if you like sc-fi first person shooters.
  • Little Big Planet series and ModNation Racers if you like being creative in games.

On a side note, many are recommending Metal Gear Solid 4 so I will let you know that it only has roughly 4 to 5 hours of gameplay, no one else will tell you this, and also, the multiplayer has been shut down.

#7 Posted by sukraj (24187 posts) -

Infamous series

Killzone series

The Last of Us

#9 Edited by RimacBugatti (1632 posts) -


The Last Of Us for sure! I would say GT6 as well. Not too sure what else is out there as I got a PS4 so I haven't focused on PS3 in a couple years.

#10 Posted by MrSneeble (25 posts) -

Thanks for the feed back guys ! Judging by comments The Last of Us i a must and it does seem like my type of game. Also going to begin the God of war series and make my way up to the newest one same with Uncharted! I ament really into racers so will stay away from them. Yes was really looking in to MGS but have heard the servers are down so I think i will leave that one.

#11 Posted by CTR360 (7401 posts) -

infamous series uncharted series killzone series resistance series GT5 GT6 yakuza 3 yakuza 4 ni no kuni gow series with psp and ps2 collection demons souls heavy rain beyond souls MGS4 last of us valkyria chronicles tales of graces tales of xillia ratcet and clank series sly 4

#12 Posted by benleslie5 (8037 posts) -
  • Uncharted series
  • Folklore
  • Metal Gear Solid 4
  • Journey
  • Valkyria Chronicles
#13 Edited by locus-solus (616 posts) -

God of War Saga Collection, really good hack n slash games

Infamous Collection, enjoyable open world game

Okami HD, very colorful & looks fantastic Okami HD is one of the few ps3 games that runs at Native 1080p, it's long at about 40 to 60 hours & it's only 13$ on psn

Ico and Shadow of the Colossus, they're a little tough more so SotC but you should get the hang of them

Demon's Souls,it's spiritual successor Dark Souls is better they're a little tough but once you know what you're doing they become much easier also very long

#14 Posted by voljin1987 (922 posts) -

in addition to all the above, i would recommend signing up for PS+ if you havent done so already.

#15 Posted by ps3hdalltime (236 posts) -

God of War all of them, Uncharted 2, 3, Kiilzone 2,3. Heavy Rain. These are the ones which i have completed and enjoyed a lot.

#16 Posted by Pikminmaniac (9522 posts) -



-Ratchet and Clank a Crack in Time

Some very solid games here

#17 Edited by gamenerd15 (4476 posts) -

Anything by Naughty Dog or Insomniac Games, Puppeteer, Tales of Xillia, the Uncharted Trilogy, Shatter, Hots Shots Golf, Valkyria Chronicles, Folklore, Warhawk, God of War, Killzone, Ni No Kuni, Sly Cooper, Infamous,

#18 Posted by FinalFighters (1988 posts) -

The last of us, Uncharted 1/2/3, ICO collection

#19 Edited by Ahiru-San (1052 posts) -

First get a PS+ subscription, you get a bunch of exclusives just for that (Uncharted 3, Lil Big Planet Karting, Shadow of Colossus HD, and others), or at least find a 30 day trial or something like that just to check out the games that may suit your tasted.

For disc-based games, all the above is pretty much covered.

But no one mentioned Flower and Trash Panic. I think these two are the best PSN games and you should get them.

#21 Posted by crewe8 (703 posts) -

As mentioned above, really depends on the games you like playing, my favourites / recommendations would be

  1. Heavy rain
  2. Last of Us
  3. Far cry 3
  4. GTA V
  5. Hitman
  6. La noire
  7. Batman series.

So many to choose from.

#22 Edited by Ahiru-San (1052 posts) -

@crewe8 said:

As mentioned above, really depends on the games you like playing, my favourites / recommendations would be

  1. Heavy rain
  2. Last of Us
  3. Far cry 3
  4. GTA V
  5. Hitman
  6. La noire
  7. Batman series.

So many to choose from.

only 1 and 2 are exclusives from that list...

#23 Posted by The_Last_Ride (75080 posts) -

@mrsneeble: Journey, flower, Little Big Planet, God of War, Last of Us to mention a few

#24 Posted by judaspete (553 posts) -

Can't believe I'm the first to say Twisted Metal. You drive around in cars shooting each other. What's not to like?

#25 Posted by JimmiCottam (103 posts) -


#26 Edited by FuuciPlays (25 posts) -

Uncharted series, The Last of Us, Resistance, God of War all jump out to me right off the bat. If you're in to RPGs, Ni no Kuni was great, in my opinion.