2016 has been a stacked year for video games. From January to December, the calendar was constantly filled with great games coming out. It also saw some of the most heavily anticipated games of all-time release such as Final Fantasy XV, and the debut of virtual reality on a widespread level.
There is one small detriment to having such a stacked year, and that’s the fact that many great games won’t get the attention they deserve. It was difficult for even those who work in the industry to stay up to date with new releases, so it’s to be expected that most gamers missed out on some top-notch games. To help recap the year and to give gamers a good list of games to check out, we’ve come up with 10 great overlooked 2016 PS4 games.
Check out PlayStation LifeStyle’s list below to see what great overlooked PlayStation 4 games you may have missed out on in 2016. Also, check out our list of overlooked Vita games if you haven’t already.
2016 PS4 Games You Overlooked
Action Henk takes the time trial fun of Trials, but replaces motorcycles with an out-of-shape action hero. Perfect for speedrunners, this platformer's addictive nature will have players repeatedly playing stages in order to shave precious seconds off of their time. It's a blast, and really opens up once the grappling hook is introduced.
Assault Android Cactus
This year's best twin-stick shooter wasn't a hyped release like Alienation, as indie standout Assault Android Cactus stole the...