What a year 2018 was for gamers around the world! In this year, many games that could be played on different platforms including personal computers, PlayStation and X-Box were released. Many of them are great thrill and source of entertainment for gamers. These articles highlight some of these articles that took the entertainment industry by storm.

Call Of Duty Black Ops 4

One such game is Call of Duty Black Ops 4. Being the fifteenth installment in the call of duty franchise, this first-person shooter game wowed fans around the world. It had a variety of missions to choose from and was received with many positive fan reviews and great critical acclaim.

However, the game disappointed some fans because it did not incorporate a single-player campaign mode but instead, placed great focus on the multi-player mode.

Froza Horizon 4

For those who love racing games, Forza Horizon 4 surpassed many expectations in 2018. This work of art and excellence allows one to experience dynamic weather, beautiful scenery and a vast array of more than 400 cars. For some people, one of the most stimulating activities is hearing the revving of engines as you speed a vehicle at an astronomical velocity in a near real-life stimulation, and this game provides such an experience if not better. In the Golden Joystick awards, this game won the Xbox game of the year, and it was also crowned the best sports/racing game in the 2018 Game Awards.

God of War (2018)

Santa Monica studios released the eighth installment of the
“God of War” series in April 2018. This action-adventure received enormous praise for its narrative or story, world design, music, and graphics. Within the first three days of being released, the game had sold over three million copies, which also contributed to the PlayStation 4 being the best-selling game console in the month. Another action-adventure game that was released in 2018 is far cry 5. Fans have always been fascinated by the open-world design of this game, and the fifth installment of the far cry series did not disappoint.


Fifa 19 is a soccer simulation game that was released by Electronic Arts in September 2018. As with the previous installment, Christiano Ronaldo, arguably one of the best players of all time, appeared as the cover athlete. The game included some entirely new features that were not in any of the previous installments, for example, “dynamic tactics” and “timed finishing.”

The game won the best sports game category in the 2018 Game Critics Awards. NBA 2K19, a game that stimulates basketball, was also among the bestselling games of 2018. Other great games released in 2018 worth mentioning are Red Dead Redemption 2, Marvel’s Spider-Man game and Tetris effect, a puzzle game.


In conclusion, 2018 saw robust growth in the gaming industry.

NetZero estimated that the gaming industry made revenues of over a hundred billion dollars in 2018. In this year, new video games were developed that will leave an indelible mark in the gaming industry. Which of the games mentioned did you enjoy playing most? Kindly leave a comment, share or tell us whether you liked the article.