Best ps4 sandbox games


Paid: $9.99 Check price

Terraria is a 2D action-adventure sandbox game with the objective of digging, exploring, fighting, and building. Developed and published by Re-Logic, this game is available to play on Windows, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Android, and iOS.

  • Laura Peterson

    by Laura Peterson

    Terraria is one of the most creative sandbox games on PS4. My kid loves it and I do too.


Paid: $26.95 with in-app purchases

Minecraft is a sandbox video game developed by Mojang and Markus Persson. Released in 2009, this game became the best-selling computer game with over 29 million copies sold worldwide. Available on various platforms.

  • Ruth Little

    by Ruth Little

    Minecraft is the first video game i've ever bought. I was not very good in the beginning not sure who to do this. But after years it is amazing the things i have created. How it makes your mind wander and explore and build things. That is the reason  More

3.Fallout 4

Paid: $29.99
Fallout 4 is a role-playing video game created by Bethesda Game Studios. It was released in 2015 and is the fifth in the game series. In the game, the player needs to find his missing son in the monster-infested post-apocalyptic wasteland.
  • Kyle Gibson

    by Kyle Gibson

    I been rocking with the Fallout series from the very beginning. I love getting caught up in the open world. Fallout 4 wasn't a disappointed, it has plenty reply value.

4.Just Cause 3

Paid: $19.99

Just Cause 3 is an action-adventure game, played from a third-person perspective. It is set in an open world environment of fictional Mediterranean island known as Medici with Rico Rodriguez set as the protagonist. 

  • Virginia Bates

    by Virginia Bates

    I needed the best PS4 sandbox games out there. I found Just Cause 3, a great action adventure game that is played from the third person perspective. Lots of fun and a great story.

5.Portal Knights

Paid: $19.99 with in-app purchases
Portal Knight si an independent survival action role-playing video game where you can play with your friends in this action-packed crafting adventure across dozens of sandbox Islands connected by ancient portals.
  • Rose Coleman

    by Rose Coleman

    Portal Knights is a 3-D role playing game. It seems like a fun game if you like action packed combat games. It also seems like you can control what kind of game you play and hero you become.

6.Kerbal Space Program

Paid: $39.99

Kerbal Space Program is a sandbox science and space simulation video game developed by Squad and published by Private Division. It can be played on Microsoft Windows and macOS computers, and on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gaming consoles.

  • Leonardo Flores

    by Leonardo Flores

    Kerbal Space Program is a unique game. There is plenty to explore in the solar system which I guess makes this a sandbox game. However, the physics mechanics take a bit to get used and feels a bit wonky at times.

7.Stardew Valley

Paid: $14.99

Stardew Valley is a role-playing simulation video game developed by ConcernedApe and published by Chucklefish. It is available for computers with Windows, Mac, Linux operating systems, and Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles.

  • by Jeremy Gomez

    This game is so different from your ordinary killer and thriller games out there. I love the intelligence it takes to make something thrive rather tha More

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8.Dead Rising 4

Paid: $39.99

Dead Rising 4 is an open-world zombie horror game developed and published by Capcom for PC, and Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles. The game features a 4-player co-op mode and new zombie classes compared to the previous Dead Rising games.

  • Amit Trivedi

    by Amit Trivedi

    Dead Rising really came back to form in 4. Compared to 2 which was a mess unless you played the alternate Off The Record mode and confusingly dark 3, 4 feels like a proper follow up to 1. It's hilarious and plays great and it lends itself well to goo More

9.Sleeping Dogs

Paid: $29.99

Sleeping Dogs is an action-adventure video game that takes place from a third-person perspective. The player controls Wei Shen, a Chinese-American police officer who goes undercover and infiltrates the Sun On Yee Triad organization.  

  • Jesse Banks

    by Jesse Banks

    Sleeping Dogs is a very compelling crime adventure video game for PlayStation. I like the gritty realistic environment and the action. It's not clear to me that this "definitive edition" counts as a sandbox game. But the game itself is well worth own More

10.Final Fantasy XV

Paid: $49.99

Final Fantasy XV is an open world action role-playing video game developed by Square Enix. The plot follows a young prince Noctis, after leaving his home city of Insomnia embarks on a journey with his closest friends to reclaim his throne.

  • Sean Gomez

    by Sean Gomez

    FINAL FANTASY XV is a fun game for PS4 that I recommend to fans of the RPG genre. The graphics are awesome and the gameplay is great too.

11.Far Cry 4

Paid: $29.99 Check price

Far Cry 4 is an open-world first-person shooter adventure game playable on PC and on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One video game consoles. It was developed by Ubisoft Montreal, Red Storm, Shanghai, Toronto, and Kiev, and released by Ubisoft.

  • Judy Torres

    by Judy Torres

    This is a game which hooked me from the start. I loved the interface and the user experience. Having played it for 8 hours straight speaks volume to the level of intrigue I experienced.


Paid: $59.99 Free Trial Available

HITMAN is a stealth/shooter game developed by Io-Interactive and published by Square Enix and is the sixth game in the series. Players take the role of agent 47, an assassin contracted to complete contract killings.

  • by Donna Tucker

    My son thought I would like the HITMAN game on PS4 as he knows I like having a lot of freedom. I tried it out but I did not really like it. I felt like the story was too intense for me.


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Fortnite is a free online action building game developed and published by Epic Games in 2017. It can be played on almost all known gaming platforms and has separate software packages with different game modes that share the same gameplay.

  • by Sai Sharma

    If you are looking for a really fun PS4 game, Fortnite is what you need. It is very addictive and is one of the top games in the world currently.

14.Grand Theft Auto V

Paid: $29.99

Grand Theft Auto V is an action-adventure video game for Windows computers, and for Xbox One, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 4 video game consoles. It was developed by Rockstar North and released by Rockstar Games in 2013.

  • Wayne Harper

    by Wayne Harper

    I wanted to play an open-world sandbox game on my playstation four. With Grand Theft Auto V, I found a great, densely populated, fun to explore open-world that gave me hundreds of hours of entertainment.

15.The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Paid: $39.99 Check price

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action role-playing game, playable from either a first or third-person perspective. The player may freely roam over the land of Skyrim, which is an open world environment. 

  • Wendy Yin

    by Wendy Yin

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a role playing game that has updated features and remastered art and graphics. The game looks so realistic that one can get lost in this make believe world.

16.Horizon Zero Dawn

Paid: $19.99

Horizon Zero Dawn is an open-world action role-playing game played from a third-person view. Players take control of Aloy as she progresses through a post-apocalyptic land ruled by robotic creatures known simply as "Machines".

  • Kyle Mendoza

    by Kyle Mendoza

    A third-person role playing game, Horizon Zero Dawn has player control Aloy who porgresses through a post-apocalyptic world ruled by machines. Good graphics and interesting gameplay add to the experience.

17.Saints Row IV

Paid: $14.99

In Saints Row IV the US President must save Earth from Zinyak, an alien overlord. You'll have an arsenal of superpowers and strange weapons at your disposal in the wildest open world game ever. 

  • Grace Barnett

    by Grace Barnett

    There's an endless amount of scenarios you can play in this game. If you get bored with one, start a new one and run it completely differently. This gives it a really high replay value. Not to mention the subject matter is interesting, amusing, and e More

18.inFAMOUS: Second Son

Paid: $19.99 Check price
In Infamous Second Son, players control the main character Delsin Rowe from a third-person perspective and freely roam open world Seattle. Players parkour-style climb vertical surfaces like high-rise buildings. Delsin is a Conduit, which allows him to use superpower abilities by manipulating materials such as smoke, neon, video, and concrete.
  • Agustín Figueroa

    by Agustín Figueroa

    inFAMOUS is a GTA style game with more focus on superhero stuff than cars. It's fun but may get old after a while. Some replay value, but not infinite.

19.Assassin's Creed: Origins

Paid: $59.99 Check price

Assassin's Creed Origins is an open-world role-playing adventure game from Ubisoft. It is the 10th installment of the Assassin's Creed series. It is set in ancient Egypt and around the Great Pyramids in Giza.

  • Bryan Nelson

    by Bryan Nelson

    Hands down the best PS4 game to come out so far. Journey through ancient Egypt and explore everything there is to do.

20.Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Paid: $19.99

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is an adventure fantasy open world role-playing video game developed by Monolith Productions and released by Warner Bros. The game is based on the novels written by author J.R.R. Tolkien.

  • Bruce Wheeler

    by Bruce Wheeler

    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is a great open world RPG with stealth elements. I had a lot of fun eliminating enemy camps and thought that the graphics and controls were outstanding.

21.Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Paid: $19.99 Check price

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is a tactical open-world stealth action video game developed and published by Konami Digital Entertainment. The game is set in 1984 and the goal is to revenge on the shadow group, XOF.

  • George Wagner

    by George Wagner

    I have played Metal Gear games since the first one was on the Nintendo. This is a great game series that has done nothing but get better. The Phantom Pain keeps up that tradition and takes the player on a great adventure. Amazing graphics and a real  More

22.Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes 2.0 Edition

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Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes 2.0 Edition is an action-adventure sandbox video game developed by Avalanche Software and published by Disney Interactive Studios. Conquer a game universe where you have the freedom and endless opportunity to create stories and action adventures featuring the all-new Marvel Super Heroes. 

  • Jean Moore

    by Jean Moore

    I love this game! The sandbox mode makes it super fun to just jump in with a couple of friends and play around for some hours.

  • Sara Matthews

    by Sara Matthews

    Disney Marvel video game. Good for the younger set. Superhero's and action, no blood.