PlayStation 4

ConsoleNameDeveloperLucca's Observations
PS4.hack//G.U. Last RecodeCyberConnect2Combined HD version of the GU trilogy; adds methods to make combat move faster, as well as an additional fourth chapter to conclude the story
PS413 Sentinels: Aegis RimVanillawareA mix of visual novel, RTS, and tower defense gameplay with a Pacific Rim-like flavor; both characters and their mechs can be leveled/upgraded
PS4Accel World vs. Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight (DL only)KadokawaSee Vita
PS4Actraiser Renaissance (DL only)Quintet/Square EnixSee Switch
PS4Adventure Academia: The Fractured Continent (DL only)AcquireA Class of Heroes spinoff that tries to marry RTS and turn-based strategy gameplay and succeeds at neither
PS4Aegis of Earth: Protonovus AssaultAcquireSee PS3
PS4A Healer Only Lives Twice (DL only)Pon Pon GamesA small dungeon crawler where you play as the healer for your AI knight companion, keeping him alive by any means necessary
PS4Akiba's BeatAcquireSee Vita
PS4Akiba's Trip: Undead & UndressedAcquireSee PS3
PS4Alphadia Genesis (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Wii U
PS4Alphadia Genesis 2 (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Alvastia ChroniclesExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Ambition Record (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Antiquia LostExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Arc of Alchemist (DL only)Compile HeartA humdrum ARPG with character progression partially tied to a base-building system
PS4Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits (DL only)Cattle CallSee PS2
PS4Armed Emeth (DL only)Hit-PointSee XS
PS4Arslan: The Warriors of LegendOmega ForceA musou based on the Arslan anime with rapid weapon switching, a variety of playable characters, and equippable skills to break up monotony
PS4Asdivine Cross (DL only)Exe-CreateSee 3DS
PS4Asdivine DiosExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Asdivine HeartsExe-CreateSee Wii U
PS4Asdivine Hearts IIExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Asdivine KamuraExe-CreateSee XBO
PS4Asdivine Menace (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Asdivine Saga (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk DX (DL only)GustAdds fast travel and sped-up combat to the Plus version of the game
PS4Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky DX (DL only)GustAdds fast travel/combat and formerly preorder-only costumes
PS4Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious JourneyGustSecond game in the Mysterious storyline; time limit exists for initial alchemy certification exam, alchemy can be done at a portable atelier
PS4Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey DX (DL only)GustSee Switch
PS4Atelier Lulua: The Scion of ArlandGustSequel to the Arland games; callbacks are present throughout; no time limit; using particular items in alchemy will make the resultant item stronger
PS4Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious PaintingsGustThird game in the Mysterious trilogy; combat is turn-based and revolves around pairs of characters cooperating
PS4Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings DX (DL only)GustSee Switch
PS4Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland DX (DL only)GustAdds fast travel/combat as well as story sequences to the Plus version
PS4Atelier Rorona: The Alchemist of Arland DX (DL only)GustAdds fast travel/combat and a formerly preorder-only costume
PS4Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends and the Secret FairyGustSee PS5
PS4Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret HideoutGustNo time limit, drastically changes combat to a more real-time format (with AI party members), heavy character focus
PS4Atelier Shallie: Alchemists of the Dusk Sea DX (DL only)GustAdds fast travel/combat and formerly preorder-only costumes
PS4Atelier Sophie 2: The Alchemist of the Mysterious DreamGustLarge maps, the ability to control weather to affect gathering capability, and wholesome crafting abound, with isekai trappings
PS4Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious BookGustFirst game in the Mysterious storyline; reworks the process of alchemy to be somewhat puzzle-based, adds a weather system that can affect combat and item gathering
PS4Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book DX (DL only)GustSee Switch
PS4Atelier Totori: The Adventurer of Arland DX (DL only)GustAdds fast travel/combat and a formerly preorder-only costume
PS4Azur Lane: CrosswaveFelistella/Idea FactoryThird person 3D combat featuring personifications of battleships that you can marry because of course you can; mission-based structure and individual leveling systems abound
PS4Babylon's FallPlatinumGamesSee PS5
PS4Beastie Bay DX (DL only)KairosoftSee Switch
PS4Berserk and the Band of the HawkOmega ForceA Berserk musou; story mode is almost entirely limited to Guts as a playable character, follows the manga from the Golden Age to the Hawk of the Millennium Empire arcs
PS4Blacksmith of the Sand Kingdom (DL only)RideonSee Switch
PS4Bladestorm: NightmareOmega ForceSee XBO
PS4Bleach: Brave SoulsKLabBleach goes gacha, with both solo-and co-op play in a 3D ARPG format
PS4BloodborneFromSoftwareVictorian Gothic-flavored Dark Souls; similarly punishing ARPG gameplay with similar soul/blood collection to level stat mechanics
PS4Bloodstained: Ritual of the NightArtPlaySee XBO
PS4Blue ReflectionGustPart slice-of-life, part magical girl game; leveling is done by allocating growth points into various stats; turn-based combat
PS4Blue Reflection: Second LightGustA combo-heavy real-time battle system, cooking, crafting, and building bonds with an all-magical girl party
PS4Bonds of the SkiesHit-PointSee 3DS
PS4Brigandine: The Legend of RunersiaMatrix SoftwareSee Switch
PS4Caravan Stories (DL only)Aiming Inc.Formerly a JP-only mobile MMORPG with gacha hero recruitment mechanics and heavy emphasis on auto-combat
PS4Castlevania Advance Collection (DL only)KonamiSee XS
PS4Castlevania Requiem: Symphony of the Night & Rondo of Blood (DL only)KonamiAn upscaled version of The Dracula X Chronicles, including all improvements present
PS4Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! (DL only)Rocket Studio Inc./Square EnixEnhanced version of FF Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon, adds recruitable buddies, new jobs for the titular chocobo, and some features from the JP-only DS port of the game
PS4Chroma Quaternion (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Switch
PS4Chrono Cross: The Radical Dreamers Edition (DL only)D4 Enterprise/Square EnixA remaster of the dimension-hopper with QoL features, also contains the first localized appearance of Radical Dreamers
PS4Chronus ArcHit-PointSee 3DS
PS4ClaDun Returns: This is Sengoku!Nippon IchiSee Vita
PS4Code VeinBandai NamcoThink Dark Souls, but more anime and with post-apocalyptic vampires
PS4Conception Plus: Maidens of the Twelve StarsSpike ChunsoftA remake of the first Conception game; increasing your bond with different women to produce "children" who will become your allies in battle
PS4Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- ReunionSquare Enix/ToseSee PS5
PS4Croixleur SigmaSouvenir CircArcadey, hacky-slashy ARPG where you descend dungeon floors, have a limited amount of time to kill all the enemies, and level up in-between
PS4Crystal Ortha (DL only)Hit-PointSee Switch
PS4CrystarGemdropsAn ARPG about escaping from purgatory using the power of crying to purify souls and obtain equipment
PS4Cyberdimension Neptunia: 4 Goddesses OnlineCompile Heart/Idea Factory/TamsoftAnother ARPG starring the Neptune crew, made to mimic an MMO; same problems of reused assets apply; humor is still as tongue-in-cheek as ever
PS4Damascus Dear: Operation Tokyo HD EditionAplusSee Vita, but prettier
PS4Damascus Gear: Operation Osaka HD EditionAplusSee Vita, but prettier
PS4Danganronpa 1.2 ReloadSpike ChunsoftContains both Danganronpa 1 and 2 with improved graphics
PS4Danganronpa V3: Killing HarmonySpike ChunsoftSee Vita
PS4Dark Cloud (DL only)Level-5See PS2
PS4Dark Cloud 2 (DL only)Level-5See PS2
PS4Dark Rose ValkyrieCompile HeartTurn-based combat with turn manipulation features; some visual novel elements including sniffing out a traitor amongst your ranks
PS4Dark Souls: RemasteredFromSoftware/QLOCSee XBO
PS4Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First SinFromSoftwareSee PS3
PS4Dark Souls IIIFromSoftwareSee XBO
PS4Dead or School (DL only)Studio NanafushiSidescrolling horror ARPG/Metroidvania; lots of jank in the programming; a bit fanservicey in design
PS4Dead Rising (DL only)CapcomSee 360, but with more save slots and graphical upgrades
PS4Death end re;QuestCompile HeartMany VN elements; a semi-horror JRPG about getting trapped in a VRMMO; some genre-switching elements while exploring, positioning is crucial to combat
PS4Death end re;Quest 2Compile Heart/Idea FactoryKnocking enemies around in battle returns; VN elements and dark themes are still present, less "virtual" features than the first game
PS4Death StrandingKojima ProductionsThe Adventures of Norman Reedus and the Funky Fetus, with "likes" serving as XP to increase your Porter Grade/stats
PS4Deception IV: The Nightmare PrincessKoei TecmoSee PS3
PS4Demon Gaze Extra (DL only)Kadokawa/ExperienceA coat of visual polish, adds story content and significant ease-of-use QoLs, including autopilot when traversing dungeons
PS4Demon Gaze IIKadokawa/ExperienceSee Vita
PS4Demoniaca: Everlasting Night (DL only)AKI/EastasiasoftSee XS
PS4Destiny Connect: Tick-Tock TravelersNippon IchiShort turn-based affair focused on time travel; difficulty level is overall low
PS4Digimon Story: Cyber SleuthMedia.VisionSee Vita
PS4Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth - Hacker's MemoryMedia.VisionSee Vita
PS4Digimon SurviveHydeSee XBO
PS4Digimon World: Next OrderB.B. StudioMore straightforward monster-raising (on a time limit) than the Cyber Sleuth games, combat is largely controlled by AI
PS4Disgaea 1: CompleteNippon IchiSpiffs up the graphics and brings over features from previous iterations; adjusts some classes to be more in line with their counterparts from later games
PS4Disgaea 4 Complete+Nippon IchiMakes the sprites prettier and adds some QoL changes including adjusting the speed of skills
PS4Disgaea 5: Alliance of VengeanceNippon IchiNew protagonist, more Netherworld SRPG adventures; characters can now equip subclasses and form squads to augment their stats
PS4Disgaea 6 CompleteNippon IchiSee PS5
PS4Dissidia: Final Fantasy NTTeam NinjaChanges the battle format to 3v3; leveling up characters is possible but only does things like improve the AI control and unlock HP-based attacks
PS4Doraemon: Story of Seasons (DL only)Brownies/MarvelousAs the title states, a Story of Seasons game with appearances by Doraemon and his friends where upgrading tools is crucial to farm life
PS4Double Dragon & Kunio-kun Retro Brawler Bundle (DL only)Technos Japan/Million/Arc System WorksSee Switch
PS4Dragon's Crown ProVanillawareAdds an orchestral soundtrack and narrator content that was previously DLC, otherwise see PS3
PS4Dragon's Dogma: Dark ArisenCapcomSee 360
PS4Dragon Ball: XenoverseDimpsSee PS3
PS4Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2DimpsSee XBO
PS4Dragon Ball Z: KakarotCyberConnect2See XBO
PS4DragonFangZ: The Rose & Dungeon of Time (DL only)ToydeaSee XBO
PS4Dragon LapisExe-CreateSee 3DS
PS4Dragon Marked For Death (DL only)Inti CreatesA sidescrolling ARPG with a quest-based structure and an emphasis on (non-local) co-op play
PS4Dragon Prana (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Dragon Quest BuildersSquare EnixSee Vita
PS4Dragon Quest Builders 2Omega Force/Square EnixRestore the world of Dragon Quest 2 by completing requests for villagers and questing for materials, leveling both your character and village along the way
PS4Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight BelowOmega ForceA Dragon Quest-themed musou, with many playable characters from throughout the series' history
PS4Dragon Quest Heroes IIOmega ForceAdds more traditional JRPG elements such as overworld traversal and questing to break up the gameplay, but is otherwise similar to the first
PS4Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive AgeArmor Project/Square EnixNo random encounters, a free-form camera in combat, and tons of traditional but loveable style; considered by some to be the best in the series
PS4Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive EditionArmor Project/Square EnixSee Switch
PS4Dragon SinkerExe-CreateSee 3DS
PS4Dragon Star VarnirCompile HeartTurn-based combat that takes vertical positioning into consideration as well as the standard two-dimensional grid, some dark themes, some fanservice (typical IF/Compile)
PS4Dream House Days DX (DL only)KairosoftSee Switch
PS4Dungeon and Gravestone (DL only)Wonderland Kazakiri Inc.See Switch
PS4Dungeon Encounters (DL only)Square EnixStrips down dungeon delving to its most barebones- mapping out a 99 floor complex tile by tile, streamlines the ATB system
PS4Dynasty Warriors: Godseekers (DL only)Omega ForceSee Vita
PS4Eiyuden Chronicle: Rising (DL only)Rabbit & Bear Studios/NatsumeAtariSee PS5
PS4Elden RingFromSoftwareSee PS5
PS4Elemental Knights R (DL only)WinlightSee Switch
PS4Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights (DL only)Live Wire/AdglobeSee Switch
PS4Eternal Kingdom Battle Peak (DL only)AsobimoThe character designer is Yoshitaka Amano... and then it all goes downhill from there (it was designed for mobile first and it shows)
PS4Eternal Ring (DL only)FromSoftwareSee PS2
PS4Exist Archive: The Other Side of the SkyTri-Ace/Spike ChunsoftSee Vita
PS4Fairy Elements (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark ForceCompile Heart/Idea FactoryAdds two branching story paths, allows for a larger party size in combat, and gives more difficulty options to choose from
PS4Fairy TailGustA standard turn-based quest-heavy affair based off of the anime
PS4Fate/Extella: The Umbral StarMarvelousSee Vita
PS4Fate/Extella LinkMarvelousSee Vita
PS4Fernz GateExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered (DL only)Square EnixAdds new dungeons, equipment, skins, and online cross-platform play (but strangely no local or cross-region)
PS4Final Fantasy IX (DL only)SquareSee PSX, but with some QoL changes
PS4Final Fantasy Type-0 HDHexaDrive/Square EnixEnhanced port of the previously JP-only Type-0; very few changes made other than getting rid of multiplayer and adding multiple difficulty levels
PS4Final Fantasy VII (DL only)SquareSee PSX, but with some QoL changes
PS4Final Fantasy VIII (DL only)SquareSee PSX, but with some QoL changes
PS4Final Fantasy VII RemakeSquare EnixTechnically only the first part of FFVII remade as an ARPG, widely expands (and deviates from) the story as originally told
PS4Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD RemasterVirtuos/Square EnixSee PS3
PS4Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac AgeSquare EnixSee XBO
PS4Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm RebornSquare EnixA massively overhauled MMORPG with heaps of story content through expansions and references spanning the whole series (and beyond)
PS4Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker (DL only)Square EnixSee PS5
PS4Final Fantasy XVSquare EnixJust a road trip with you and the boys; ARPG combat and a story that spans multiple types of media, famously left somewhat unfinished
PS4Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD (DL only)SummerTimeStudio/Square EnixSee XBO
PS4Fist of the North Star: Lost ParadiseRyu ga Gotoku StudioAn alternate-canon Fist of the North Star that plays an awful lot like Yakuza (developed by the same studio)
PS4Frane: Dragons' OdysseyExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Fuga: Melodies of Steel (DL only)CyberConnect2See PS5
PS4Gale of Windoria (DL only)Hit-PointSee XS
PS4Ghost Sync (DL only)Exe-CreateSee PS5
PS4God Eater 2: Rage BurstShiftSee Vita
PS4God Eater 3MarvelousDoesn't change the core gameplay from the previous games, but adds speedier map traversal and new weapon types; stat progression still tied to crafting better gear
PS4God Eater Resurrection (DL only)ShiftSee Vita
PS4God Wars: Future PastKadokawaSee Vita
PS4Granblue Fantasy: VersusArc System WorksContains an RPG mode that plays like a 2D brawler using the control scheme of the base fighting game; lots of equipment to manage
PS4Grand KingdomMonochromeSee Vita
PS4Gravity Rush 2SIE JapanMore gravity-shifting action-adventure-type excitement; collecting gems levels abilities and raising reuptation by doing quests raises stats
PS4Gravity Rush RemasteredSIE Japan/BluepointIncludes all DLC as well as increases the framerate/appearance from the Vita version
PS4Harvest Moon: Light of HopeTabotMore farm raising, developed by a different studio than Story of Seasons- and it shows; gameplay loop is the same (tool leveling, crop growing) with little innovation
PS4Harvest Moon: One WorldNatsumeAdds a new portable farm mechanic, but removes the soul of the series
PS4Haunted Dungeons: Hyakki Castle (DL only)Asakusa StudiosFirst-person dungeon crawling with a yokai theme and an emphasis on splitting the party in order to solve puzzles/flank enemies; combat is more real-time
PS4HerolandFuRyuAs a tour guide in an RPG theme park, help level yourself and your guests up by making suggestions for the AI guests to take
PS4Hero must die. Again (DL only)G-ModeA short turn-based game intended for many playthroughs where you start at max power and must deal with your stats decreasing as you inch ever closer to destined death
PS4I Am Setsuna (DL only)Tokyo RPG FactoryPlays a lot like Chrono Trigger in combat with some additional enhancements, story is linear with some minimal sidequesting post-game
PS4Illusion of L'PhalciaExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Inferno Climber: Reborn (DL only)Arc System WorksAn ARPG/survival sim hybrid of dubious quality with 8 different playable characters
PS4Infinite Links (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Familia Myth Infinite Combate5pb./MAGESA short dungeon crawler/VN mix based on the anime; story progression dictates leveling, but skill points can be acquired to augment stats
PS4JudgmentRyu ga Gotoku StudioA Yakuza spinoff from a detective's point of view, skill points can be used to increase stats
PS4Justice Chronicles (DL only)Hit-PointSee 3DS
PS4Kairobotica (DL only)KairosoftCultivate your planet and send your bot buddies out on missions (and upgrade them after) in this sim/RPG combo
PS4Katana Kami: A Way of the Samurai Story (DL only)AcquireBasically samurai Diablo, with more roguelike elements like levels resetting each time the main dungeon is entered; 3 different factions to juggle and contend with
PS4Kingdom Hearts: Melody of MemorySquare Enix/IndieszeroSee Switch
PS4Kingdom Hearts: The Story So FarSquare EnixA collection of all collections of Kingdom Hearts games before KHIII
PS4Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 RemixSquare EnixSee XBO
PS4Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter PrologueSquare EnixSee XBO
PS4Kingdom Hearts IIISquare EnixA conclusion that leaves more questions than satisfying answers, ARPG gameplay is quite flashy, worlds are bigger but arguably blander
PS4Kowloon High-School Chronicle (DL only)Toybox/Shout! Design WorksSee Switch
PS4Labyrinth Life (DL only)Matrix SoftwareA roguelike dungeon crawler that wears its extremely perverted heart on its sleeve- increasing bust size increases strength
PS4Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of DuskNippon IchiA first-person dungeon crawler with extremely deep levels of party customization; each dungeon has a unique gimmick; dark tones pervade throughout
PS4Langrisser I & IIChara-ani/ExtremeRemakes of the first two Langrisser games with some notable story/translation changes from their original versions; SRPG gameplay remains intact
PS4Lapis x LabyrinthNippon IchiA breezy dungeon crawler side-scrolling ARPG with stackable heroes and loads of loot to find; gear matters for stats more than party levels do
PS4Legend of Ixtona (DL only)WorldWideSoftwareSee Switch
PS4Legend of Mana (DL only)M2/Square EnixCleans up the graphics, adds rearranged music, otherwise still the same gorgeous journey
PS4Legend of the TetrarchsHit-PointSee XBO
PS4Let It Die (DL only)Grasshopper ManufactureGrasshopper Manufacture's attempt at a Souls-like roguelike, with free-to-play elements and a cumbersome item management system
PS4Liege Dragon (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XBO
PS4Little Noah: Scion of Paradise (DL only)CygamesSee Switch
PS4Little Town HeroGame FreakSee XBO
PS4Little Witch Academia: Chamber of Time (DL only)AplusBeautiful art style akin to the anime, combat is in a 2.5D brawler format; lots and lots of backtracking and tedium for padding game length
PS4Lost Epic (DL only)Team Earth Wars/oneoreightSee PS5
PS4Lost JudgmentRyu ga Gotoku StudioSee PS5
PS4Lost SphearTokyo RPG FactoryUses a combat system like I Am Setsuna; harkens back to the storytelling style of early-mid 90's JRPGs
PS4Made in Abyss: Binary Star Falling Into DarknessSpike ChunsoftDark dungeon-delving based on the anime- the original character survival mode, unlocked after being the anime story, is where the bulk of gameplay lies
PS4Maglam Lord (DL only)FelistellaSee Switch
PS4Marchen Forest (DL only)PrimaryOrbitSee Switch
PS4Marenian Tavern Story: Patty and the Hungry GodRideonSee XBO
PS4Mary Skelter FinaleCompile HeartSee Switch
PS4Megadimension Neptunia VIICompile Heart/Idea FactoryBattle system emphasizes character positioning, goddesses have additional transformations in combat, otherwise same fanservicey Neptune shenanigans
PS4Megadimension Neptunia VIIRCompile Heart/Idea FactoryRetells the story from VII, but adds VR compatibility and interludes, changes the battle system, and removes alternate endings
PS4Mercenaries Blaze: Dawn of the Twin DragonsRideonSee Switch
PS4Mercenaries Rebirth: Call of the Wild Lynx (DL only)RideonSee Switch
PS4Mercenaries Wings: The False PhoenixRideonA jump in quality from the previous titles; still an SRPG focusing on a band of mercenaries with a class system; story can take one of two major branches early on
PS4Metal Max XenoKadokawa/Cattle Call/24FrameOne of only two Metal Max games to be localized; has a similar post-apocalyptic premise and lots of exploring the wastes in linear fashion with tanks
PS4Metal Max Xeno RebornKadokawaAdds enough features to consider it a separate game from the original - changes to plot/mechanics/progression/character art, and more
PS4Miden Tower (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XBO
PS4MonarkFuRyuSee PS5
PS4Monochrome Order (DL only)Hit-PointSee XBO
PS4Monster Hunter: WorldCapcomSee XBO
PS4Monster Viator (DL only)Hit-PointSee XBO
PS4Moon: Remix RPG AdventureOnion GamesSee Switch
PS4Mystery Chronicle: One Way HeroicsSpike ChunsoftSee Vita
PS4Natural DoctrineKadokawaAdds a bonus extra hard mission, otherwise see PS3
PS4Nelke & the Legendary Alchemists: Ateliers of the New WorldGustA fanservice title for the series, gathering alchemists from all entries into an RPG/town-builder hybrid where managing time is as usual a difficult task
PS4NEO: The World Ends With YouSquare Enix/h.a.n.d.See Switch
PS4Neptunia Virtual StarsCompile Heart/Idea FactoryThe Nepgirls interact with V-tubers in an ARPG featuring both gun-based and hack-and-slash gameplay styles; run-of-the-mill feeling despite the concept
PS4Neptunia x Senran Kagura: Ninja WarsIdea Factory/Compile Heart/TamsoftThe crossover ARPG that hopefully nobody was asking for
PS4Nier: AutomataPlatinumGamesExtremely atmospheric ARPG, distant sequel to the first Nier, incredible music
PS4NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139...Square Enix/ToylogicBringing Brother Nier's story to the West for the first time, with an additional ending and updated gameplay more akin to Automata
PS4Nights of AzureGustAn ARPG with sapphic undertones that leans into fanservice territory; dark in tone with a focus on collecting demon blood to level yourself and the familiars you collect
PS4Nights of Azure 2: Bride of the New MoonGustSimilar premise as the first game, but now with a time limit on both excursions and the game as a whole; instead of 4 creatures, you now have 2 and an AI partner
PS4Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch RemasteredLevel-5Contains all DLC and improves the graphics; is otherwise the same game
PS4Ni no Kuni II: Revenant KingdomLevel-5Overhauls gameplay drastically- combat is now ARPG-styled (though there are still some spirits to provide assistance); the focus turns to kingdom-building
PS4NiohTeam NinjaDemon-filled ARPG set in the late Sengoku period with a robust Souls-like combat system
PS4Nioh 2Team NinjaExchanges the main character of the first with a character-created avatar, adds features like enemy souls to capture to use their abilities, combat is even deeper than before
PS4Odin Sphere LeifthrasirVanillawareSee PS3
PS4Okage: Shadow King (DL only)Zener Works/SCESee PS2
PS4Omega QuintetCompile Heart/Galapagos RPGA game starring pop idols with turn-based combat that relies on turn order manipulation; more costume destruction mechanics are unfortunately present
PS4One Piece: World SeekerGanbarionThink the Batman Arkham or Spider-Man games, but with a One Piece coat of paint; equipment raises stats while skill points are used to unlock and improve moves
PS4Onigiri (DL only)CyberstepSee PS4
PS4Oninaki (DL only)Tokyo RPG FactoryAn ARPG that relies on crossing the line between the land of the living and the spiritual plane, where demons of different classes are used to help attack
PS4Orangeblood (DL only)Grayfax SoftwarePixel art, girls with guns, and more attitude than you thought possible
PS4Overrogue (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Persona 5AtlusSee PS3
PS4Persona 5 RoyalAtlusAdds a new party member, new Social Links, a new section of the story, and loads of tweaks and additions to gameplay
PS4Persona 5 StrikersOmega Force/AtlusSee Switch
PS4Phantasy Star Online 2: New GenesisSega Online R&DSee XS
PS4Poison ControlNippon IchiHybrid of a third-person shooter and Qix (of all things), with a leveling mechanic and emotional toxicity to cleanse (literally)
PS4Puyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamSee PS5
PS4Record of Lodoss War-Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth-Team LadybugSee PS5
PS4RelayerKadokawaSee PS5
PS4Resonance of Fate 4K/HD Edition (DL only)Tri-AceRemoves some clothing options, otherwise see 360
PS4Revenant DogmaExe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Revenant SagaExe-CreateSee Wii U
PS4Rogue Galaxy (DL only)Level-5See PS2
PS4Romancing SaGa -Minstrel Song- Remastered (DL only)Square Enix/BulletsSee Switch
PS4Romancing SaGa 2 (DL only)ArtePiazza/SquareSee Vita
PS4Romancing SaGa 3 (DL only)ArtePiazza/SquareSee Vita
PS4RPGolf Legends (DL only)ArticNetSee Switch
PS4RPG Time: The Legend of Wright (DL only)DeskWorksSee XS
PS4Ruinverse (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Switch
PS4Rune Factory 4 Special (DL only)MarvelousSee Switch
PS4SaGa Frontier Remastered (DL only)Square Enix/BulletsSee Switch
PS4SaGa Scarlet Grace: Ambitions (DL only)Studio Reel/Square EnixUses the traditional SaGa format of taking actions to increase parameters rather than leveling, 4 different protagonists to choose from, very nonlinear as usual
PS4Sakuna: Of Rice and RuinEdelweissPart rice-farming simulator, part side-scrolling ARPG, all charm and pretty visuals
PS4Samurai Maiden (DL/Asia English)Shade Inc.See PS5
PS4Scarlet NexusTose/Bandai NamcoSee PS5
PS4SD Gundam Battle Alliance (Asia English/DL)Artdink/AlvionSee XS
PS4SD Gundam G Generation Cross Rays (Asia English)Tom CreateVery similar to Genesis in combat (albeit with QoL changes), focuses on 13 different Gundam series (including Wing and SEED) and gives them more time to tell their stories
PS4SD Gundam G Generation Genesis (Asia English)Tom CreateA Super Robot Wars-like game that spans the Universal Century timeline in a highly abridged form; lots of stats for both pilots and mobile suits to manage
PS4Secret of ManaQ Studios/SquareSee Vita
PS4Seek Hearts (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XBO
PS4Senran Kagura: Estival VersusTamsoftSee Vita
PS4Senran Kagura Burst Re:NewalHoney Parade/TamsoftChanges gameplay perspective to 3D (as opposed to the 2.5D of the original), adds more characters via DLC
PS4Sephirothic StoriesExe-CreateSee XBO
PS4Shining Resonance RefrainO-Two/Sega/Media.VisionEnhanced port of a previously JP-only PS3 game with added storylines; a serviceable ARPG with some dating sim elements
PS4Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD RemasterAtlusSee PS2, but also cleans up the graphics, gives you the option to not have Dante, and expands difficulty options
PS4Silver Nornir (DL only)WorldWideSoftwareSee XS
PS4Sonic FrontiersSonic TeamSee PS5
PS4Soul Hackers 2AtlusSee PS5
PS4Star Ocean: First Departure R (DL only)Tose/Square Enix/Tri-AceAdds new character illustrations and makes QoL changes to the PSP version
PS4Star Ocean: Integrity and FaithlessnessTri-AceArguably the weakest entry in the series; combat occurs with all party members (up to 7!) present in real-time, with a rock-paper-scissors-like system
PS4Star Ocean: The Divine ForceTri-AceSee PS5
PS4Star Ocean: The Last Hope - 4K/Full HD Edition (DL only)Tri-Ace/Square EnixSee PS3, but with prettier graphics
PS4Star Ocean: Till the End of Time (DL only)Tri-AceSee PS2
PS4Story of Seasons: Friends of Mineral TownBullets/MarvelousSee Switch
PS4Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive TownMarvelousSee Switch
PS4Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy OriginTeam NinjaSee PS5
PS4Summon Night 6: Lost BordersMedia.VisionSee Vita
PS4Super Neptunia RPGArtisan Studios/Compile Heart/Idea FactoryTake the Neptunia crew and put them in a Valkyrie Profile-like game and this is the result
PS4Super Robot Wars OG: The Moon Dwellers (Asia English)B.B. StudioServes as a new entry point to the OG series (which has no cameos as opposed to the main series), SRPG combat with assists based on positioning, multiple protagonists
PS4Super Robot Wars T (Asia English)B.B. StudioBalances out the intertwining series focuses more smoothly than V or X, iterates on X's gameplay by adding supporter units
PS4Super Robot Wars V (Asia English)B.B. StudioMulti mech-franchise SRPG mashup, this one with a particularly heavy focus on Yamato 2199; has multiple endings and protagonists
PS4Super Robot Wars X (Asia English)B.B. StudioCrossover chaos continues, focus is on Mashin Hero Wataru, Gurren Lagann, and Cross Ange in addition to many other cameos; nerfs some units from V
PS4Sword Art Online: Alicization LycorisAquriaSee XBO
PS4Sword Art Online: Fatal BulletDimpsSee XBO
PS4Sword Art Online: Hollow RealizationAquriaSee Vita
PS4Sword Art Online: Lost SongArtdinkSee Vita
PS4Sword Art Online Re: Hollow Fragment (DL only)AquriaVastly improves the translation of the original, changes the way skills work in combat, and adds new bosses amongst other QoL changes
PS4Sword of Elpisia (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS4Tactics Ogre: RebornSquare EnixSee PS5
PS4Tales of AriseBandai NamcoSee PS5
PS4Tales of BerseriaBandai NamcoStory is linked to Zestiria, highly eclectic cast, fulfilling certain conditions in battle (ARPG as always) leads to unleashing better abilities (or bolstering your enemies)
PS4Tales of Vesperia: Definitive EditionQLOC/Bandai NamcoSee XBO
PS4Tales of ZestiriaBandai NamcoSee PS3
PS4The Alliance Alive HD RemasteredCattle CallNo major differences outside of graphical enhancement and some UI adjustments due to the lack of two screens
PS4The Caligula Effect 2FuRyu/HistoriaA heavy focus on character identity, the return of massive amounts of social links of sorts, and a combat system marrying Grandia's with ATB
PS4The Caligula Effect: OverdoseAquriaAdds a selectable female protagonist, further stylizes the UI, provides QoL improvements, and features an alternate story route/ending, amongst other things
PS4The Cruel King and the Great HeroNippon IchiSee Switch
PS4The DioField ChronicleLancarse/Square EnixSee PS5
PS4The Good Life (DL only)White Owls Inc.See XS
PS4The Knight of Queen (DL only)VR RPG Inc.See Switch
PS4The Last Remnant Remastered (DL only)Square EnixAdds a ton of QoL improvements originally from the PC version (removal of leader limits, a turbo mode for battles, etc) as well as spiffing up the visuals
PS4The Legend of Heroes: Trails From ZeroFalcomA port of a port of the first game in the Crossbell Arc of the series, long thought to forever remain unlocalized (until now)
PS4The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold SteelFalcomTons of QoL changes; includes all DLC, more English dialogue, JP audio, and a turbo mode
PS4The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IIFalcomTons of QoL changes; includes all DLC, more English dialogue, JP audio, and a turbo mode
PS4The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IIIFalcomTies together plot threads from the Sky trilogy and Crossbell duology as well as continuing the Cold Steel plot; naturally a long game, combat mostly unchanged from I and II
PS4The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IVFalcomAbsolutely requires playing all other Trails games prior to this one; has a very large (and arguably unwieldy) cast of characters, plays like its predecessor
PS4The Lost ChildKadokawaSee Vita
PS4The Princess GuideNippon IchiAn ARPG with obtuse mechanics like praising and scolding the princess you are controlling as well as a steep difficulty curve
PS4The Seven Deadly Sins: Knights of BritanniaNatsumeAtariMore of a 3D arena fighter, but does have an Adventure Mode with quests in both musou and duel format to obtain items that enhance character stats
PS4The Witch and the Hundred Knight 2Nippon IchiPlays a lot like the first, albeit with a new cast of whimsical characters
PS4The Witch and the Hundred Knight: Revival EditionNippon IchiAdds a new multi-floor dungeon, more weapons/armor, and Metallia as a playable character
PS4The Yakuza Remastered CollectionRyu ga Gotoku StudioA bundle containing the remastered versions of Yakuza 3/4/5 (first instance of a physical Yakuza 5 in the West)
PS4Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters - Daybreak Special GigsToybox/Now ProductionSee PS3
PS4Tokyo Xanadu eX+FalcomContains new post-game content and side stories
PS4Touhou: Scarlet Curiosity (DL only)Ankake SpaA bland dungeon-crawling ARPG/bullet hell hybrid where jumping is the most broken-tier skill of all
PS4Touhou Genso WandererAqua StyleSee Vita
PS4Touhou Genso Wanderer -Lotus Labyrinth R- (DL only)Aqua StyleGives the game a large party size to split off and make teams with, skills to further customize said teams, and loads of loadouts to streamline the experience
PS4Touhou Genso Wanderer ReloadedAqua StyleAdds all DLC from the original, new story content, and characters; tweaks some gameplay mechanics
PS4Toukiden 2Omega ForceSee Vita
PS4Toukiden KiwamiOmega ForceSee Vita
PS4Traditional Braves (DL only)DaidaiSee Switch
PS4Transformers: DevastationPlatinumGamesSee 360
PS4Trials of ManaXeen/Square EnixBrings the game into 3D, adds new difficulty levels, gives characters abilities for buffs, adds an extra class tier, among many other QoL changes
PS4Undernauts: Labyrinth of YomiExperienceSee XBO
PS4Unholy Heights (DL only)Petit DepottoSee 360
PS4Utawarerumono: Mask of DeceptionAquaplusSee Vita
PS4Utawarerumono: Mask of TruthAquaplusSee Vita
PS4Utawarerumono: Prelude to the FallenAquaplus/StingSee Vita
PS4Utawarerumono: ZANAquaplusA musou-like adaptation of Mask of Deception, stripping away a lot of the story in the process
PS4Valkyria Chronicles 4Sega/Media.VisionPlays much like the other numbered entries with the grit of the first game; adds a new class and assist options in the thick of battle
PS4Valkyria Chronicles RemasteredSegaImproves the already gorgeous look of the first game and includes all DLC, otherwise is the same as the original
PS4Valkyria RevolutionMedia.VisionSee Vita
PS4Valkyrie ElysiumSoleil/Square EnixSee PS5
PS4Valkyrie Profile: Lenneth (DL only)Square EnixSee PSP
PS4Various Daylife (DL only)Dokidoki Groove Works/Square EnixSee Switch
PS4Voice of Cards: The Beasts of Burden (DL only)Square EnixSee Switch
PS4Voice of Cards: The Forsaken Maiden (DL only)Alim/Square EnixAn experience largely the same as the first game, but with a new, arguably more relaxing story and atmosphere
PS4Voice of Cards: The Isle Dragon Roars (DL only)Alim/Square EnixSee Switch
PS4Void tRrLm(); //Void TerrariumNippon IchiPlays like a mystery dungeon title with a Tamagotchi-like twist; keeping your human alive and happy can give you bonuses in dungeons
PS4Wild Arms (DL only)Media.VisionSee PSX
PS4Wild Arms 3 (DL only)Media.VisionSee PS2
PS4Wizards of Brandel (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Vita
PS4Wonder Boy: Asha in Monster WorldArtdinkSee Switch
PS4Wonder Boy CollectionBliss Brain/Westone Bit EntertainmentContains versions of 4 Wonder Boy titles (including in Monster Land, in Monster World, and Monster World IV)
PS4World of Final FantasySquare EnixSee Vita
PS4World of Final Fantasy MaximaSquare EnixSee XBO
PS4Yakuza 0Ryu ga Gotoku StudioMoney serves as a sort of XP in this prequel to the main series, starring 80's Kiryu and Majima
PS4Yakuza 3 RemasteredRyu ga Gotoku StudioBrings back a lot of content (substories/cabaret) originally cut from the western version and streamlines the localization
PS4Yakuza 4 RemasteredRyu ga Gotoku StudioCleans up the localization and has a major character recast from the original due to real-world legal proceedings, otherwise is very similar
PS4Yakuza 5 RemasteredRyu ga Gotoku StudioMinimal changes from the original overall, most notably a reworked localization
PS4Yakuza 6: The Song of LifeRyu ga Gotoku StudioFinal game in Kiryu's saga, only one playable protagonist and fighting style, experience is divided into multiple types to level stats
PS4Yakuza: Like a DragonRyu ga Gotoku StudioSee XBO
PS4Yakuza KiwamiRyu ga Gotoku StudioA retelling of the story of the first Yakuza in the Yakuza 0 engine, using Japanese dialogue rather than a dub and adding a system where Majima can ambush you anywhere
PS4Yakuza Kiwami 2Ryu ga Gotoku StudioA retelling of Yakuza 2, adding minigames seen in other series entries as well as prequel chapters (and more Majima)
PS4Ys: Memories of CelcetaFalcomAdds a Japanese voice option, otherwise see Vita
PS4Ys IX: Monstrum NoxFalcomCarries over a lot of gameplay elements from Ys VIII; Adol's most story/character-heavy tale yet; features new movement mechanics for world traversal
PS4Ys OriginFalcomSee Vita
PS4Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DanaFalcomHas more dungeons and forms for Dana than the Vita version, at the expense of some costumes
PS4Zanki Zero: Last BeginningSpike ChunsoftA visual novel/survival RPG hybrid with levels awarding skill points, exploration is like a first-person dungeon crawler and combat is real-time; lots of managing deaths