Top PS3 Games of 2010

Welcome to's top games of 2010, a list of the best videogames, created from editorial reviews on the site. It's the perfect tool to find that great game you haven't played yet, or even to find a gem for a friend or loved one as a gift.

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  • 30.

    Eat Them

    Eat Them! taps in to what makes mindless destruction addictively fun. Eat who? Them. Oh right, fair enough. The Bristolians of FluffyLogic, the little dev team who last year brought you the tower defence-based Savage Moon,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 29.

    BioShock 2

    In many ways BioShock 2 is a game about refinements, rather than wholesale changes. Combat is better, but the game's story doesn't match that found in the original. There's no doubt that revisiting Rapture isn't quite as... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 28.

    Heavy Rain

    If you want a true indicator of the PS3's abilities, and of the true potential of what video games can do, I can think of no better candidate. To a greater extent than most games, Heavy Rain is a story-driven adventure. As... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 27.

    Star Ocean: The Last Hope: International

    Last Hope International is the definitive Star Ocean 4 experience, and as far as we're concerned, the best next-gen RPG money can buy. Last summer, when I probably should have been frolicking on a beach somewhere or throwing... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 26.

    Battlefield: Bad Company 2

    Do you like first-person shooters? If the answer is yes, buy Battlefield: Bad Company 2. EA might be looking at Medal of Honor to get a Modern Warfare sized hit, but BC2 deserves good things too. It's no secret that EA wants... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 25.

    Yakuza 3

    Yakuza 3 combines visual splendour with superb sound design to create an unparalleled atmosphere. Yakuza's first outing on the PlayStation 3 feels suitably next generation. The Far East has an undeniably huge influence on... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 24.

    Final Fight: Double Impact

    Final Fight: Double Impact is the perfect port of a retro classic; the original game buckles under the pressure of the fan service that's been added to it. If you're a Capcom fan, insta-buy. Final Fight: Double Impact's release... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 23.

    Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City

    PS3 owners can finally get their hands on what is the finest example of DLC we've seen to date. The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony would be worth buying as standalone games. After what must have seemed like a... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 22.

    2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa

    If you don't own FIFA 10, and are looking for a football video game to help fuel your World Cup fever, then you should absolutely buy this game. I am distressed. Team flies out to Los Angeles for the behemoth... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 21.

    Super Street Fighter IV

    Super is an essential purchase. It is the best fighting game available on this generation of games consoles, and further reinforces Capcom's dominance of the fighting game genre. It's 1994 all over again. Michael Schumaker's... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 20.


    Blur is a modern take on the Mario Kart formula, done in a way that feels incredibly cool and refreshing. I didn't like the idea of Blur. Ever since I was told about Bizarre Creations' first game for Activision, I couldn't... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 19.

    Demon's Souls

    Demon's Souls is a pitch-perfect example of how great risk can make the rewards taste all the sweeter. One of the most unique RPGs in years. Upon dying for what felt like the sixth millionth time, to a lowly boss in the middle-sections... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 18.

    F1 2010

    F1 2010 is one of the most comprehensive and complete Formula 1 offerings to date, and has everything we’ve come to expect from the genre over the years. The roar of an engine and the smell of petrol will forever remind me... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 17.

    FIFA 11

    FIFA 11 feels far more realistic than its predecessor, and packs in new features. You could get by with last year's game, but you will be missing out on one of the best sports games of 2010. FIFA 11. It's FIFA 10, but better.... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 16.

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow

    Lords of Shadow is exactly what the Castlevania franchise needed to find popularity with a new generation of gamers - and us oldies too. One of the best games of 2010. I'm all for a bit of realism in games, but from time... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 15.

    Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light

    Guardian of Light is one of the most expertly-crafted downloadable titles to grace PSN, and an absolute steal at £9.99. It's quite remarkable that Crystal Dynamics has been able to create a game that feels designed for solo... more

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  • 14.

    Fallout: New Vegas

    Despite the numerous bugs, New Vegas is a magnificent RPG, one that stands head and shoulders above its predecessor. More importantly, it's also the game that Fallout fans have been waiting for. For years now the Fallout... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 13.

    DJ Hero 2

    DJ Hero 2 is happy with the beautiful, simple thrill of flashy, lightning-fast button presses in time with some fantastic music. Rhythm games are older than most people seem to think. I've had a love affair with hitting notes... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, Wii

  • 12.

    The Sims 3

    It represents one of the best aspects of gaming – the ability to push a game to its creative limit just to see what will happen. It's a beautiful day over at the office. The sun is shining, the birds are singing.... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 11.

    Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare

    This is a gold standard expansion, one that's briefer than the GTA IV add-ons, but otherwise just as good. Undead Nightmare is one of those games that, when played in a busy office, can act as a Weapon of Mass Disruption.... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 10.

    Rock Band 3

    If you've still got a passion for the genre Rock Band 3 might just be the most important rhythm game to date. One of my main goals with Rock Band 2 was for Goretopsy, my Rock Band band, to complete the Endless Setlist II... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, Wii

  • 9.

    Call of Duty: Black Ops

    Call of Duty: Black Ops is a far more accomplished experience than Treyarch's previous efforts. Call of Duty is obsessed with fear. But while Modern Warfare and its sequel exist as a paean to America's current socio-political... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 8.

    Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

    Brotherhood's success lies in taking what made Assassin's Creed 2 work and simultaneously making it more coherent and more cinematic. There was a brief period back in 2007 when the marketing of Assassin's Creed was pretty... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 7.

    Prince of Persia Trilogy

    If you've never played the PS2 Prince of Persia trilogy before, this is the perfect opportunity to do so. If you have, play it again. Even after seven years, running along walls has lost none of its charm. Nor has leaping... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 6.

    Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom

    If you enjoy rich worlds, interesting stories and endearing characters, I implore you: don't let this pass you by. I have weak tear ducts; it's one of my very few flaws in life. I cried the other week during Mrs Doubtfire,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 5.

    Pac-Man Championship Edition DX

    Namco Bandai has once again intelligently built upon - and suitably drop-kicked into 2010 - one of the most famous arcade games of all time. Wakka wakka wakka wakka wakka. WAKKA. Okay, I've got it out of my system: Pac-Man... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 4.

    Sly Collection

    The Sly Collection is a top-notch compilation of some of the most beautiful platformers ever made. Would somebody in the UK please buy it? Sony's attempts to include PS2 compatibility with the PS3 might have been an unmitigated... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 3.

    BlazBlue: Continuum Shift

    BlazBlue will teach you things, broaden your horizons, and give you a damn good time; think of it as the Mrs Robinson to your brawling Benjamin Braddock. "Boing! Boing! Boing! Your boobies are still the best!" she trills,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 2.

    God of War III

    God of War 3 is a hack 'n' slash video game developed at the very highest level and takes what I thought was possible to new heights. It sits comfortably as one of my favourite games of all time. Let's get this out of the... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3

  • 1.

    Red Dead Redemption

    So yes, the action rocks bells. But I still can't help but feel that for me, it's the less familiar elements that help to make Red Dead Redemption the best game of 2010 thus far. For years it seemed as if no-one in Hollywood... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3