Updated May 08, 2020 by Christopher Thomas

The 10 Best Puzzle Games For PS4

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This wiki has been updated 9 times since it was first published in March of 2020. The Sony PS4 is one of the most popular gaming systems available, and part of its appeal is the wide range of games you can play and the amazing graphics that are always improving. Puzzle games for the PlayStation 4 are in high demand, with new and improved versions being cranked out every year, which is why we sorted through the masses to find the best ones to challenge your mind. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. If you'd like to contribute your own research to the Wiki, please get started by reviewing this introductory video.

1. The Talos Principle

2. Tetris Effect

3. The Last Guardian

Editor's Notes

May 07, 2020:

Selecting the best puzzle games for the PS4 was no easy task because thousands of PS4 games, including exclusive games, have been released since Sony debuted the original PlayStation. Making our selections meant looking beyond today and examining previous years' releases to give you the best of the best.

Puzzle games of today involve much more detail and story lines than what older generations may expect. Gone are the days of a simple, competitive game of Tetris, although there is a new and improved version, the Tetris Effect, that offers mind-blowing graphics and new gaming options. Most puzzle games are single-player only, which might sound boring, but it actually help you become more immersed in the game. The Last Guardian and Shadow of the Colossus are two examples. Both offer the stunning imagery today's technology offers, along with intricate stories that unfold as you delve farther into the game.

If you are looking for the most levels of play, The Talos Principle has 120 different puzzles to solve, while The Swapper brings you more challenging puzzles as you progress through its stages. For a truly immersive experience, Perpetual's Moss is an award-winning virtual reality selection that makes you practically lose yourself in its VR world. Keep in mind that the PS4 has many other gaming genres to choose from, including games for kids, in case some of these selections are simply too much for your younger children.

4. Unravel Yarny Bundle

5. U&I Entertainment's RiME

6. Shadow of the Colossus

7. Inside/Limbo Double Pack

8. Perpetual's Moss

9. The Swapper

10. Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons


Christopher Thomas
Last updated on May 08, 2020 by Christopher Thomas

Building PCs, remodeling, and cooking since he was young, quasi-renowned trumpeter Christopher Thomas traveled the USA performing at and organizing shows from an early age. His work experiences led him to open a catering company, eventually becoming a sous chef in several fine LA restaurants. He enjoys all sorts of barely necessary gadgets, specialty computing, cutting-edge video games, and modern social policy. He has given talks on debunking pseudoscience, the Dunning-Kruger effect, culinary technique, and traveling. After two decades of product and market research, Chris has a keen sense of what people want to know and how to explain it clearly. He delights in parsing complex subjects for anyone who will listen -- because teaching is the best way to ensure that you understand things yourself.


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