With the very first release of PlayStation Portable, the expectations of gaming gurus changed about a handheld gaming console. PSP provided them with the same gaming experience they could have with a PlayStation TV console. But now they can carry it with them anywhere.
No one can deny the enormous contribution of PSP games in changing handheld gaming industry but one debate can go on and on, and it’s about choosing the best PSP games. We all whenever buy a PSP or receive it as a gift, the first question that raises our the minds is, which games should I play first? Obviously you don’t want to experience the best games in the end. So the best solution is to give a glimpse to our list of top PSP games you should play first if having the PlayStation portable for the very first time.
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Metal Gear Solid
- First person military shooting
- Two different modes
Metal gear took the handheld gaming by storm and provided highly detail oriented military and first person shooting experience. Being a solider, you have access to high-profile fatal weaponry that can establish one of the best armed forces. Along with different weaponry, you also have some tools. Your ammunition includes rifles, 9MM, auto rifle and some high-tech grenades.
Either choose the sequential story-line based mode and do the missions one by one in a specific order or just go for the other mode for some casual gaming. You can jump to a specific mission if you want to. A great PSP game for some military action of hand to hand combat, shooting encounters and some serious bombing.
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- Puzzle RPG
- Strange creatures
- Unique weaponry
Daxter seems like a small fox that has to kill some bugs in this 3D RPG. Daxter has an eco power blue swatter that similar to a tennis racket. With it, he may kill some bugs equal to the size of a big dog. In every coming stage and encounter with these creepy creatures, he gonna meet some other master mind characters. These characters gonna reveal some clues using which you can find your path further in the game. The environment is of some outer planet where animals behave as human beings. While some may appear as the combination of more than one animal.
Although Daxter may not seem like a big hit for the very first time you give it a look but remember at the time it released these graphics were among the best quality you can have on a handheld console. Apart from the graphics, the gameplay is quite interesting even for the gamer of todays.
- Futuristic racing
- 10 ships
- Opponent shooting
Wipeout Pulse is about the race of some small ship like machines of the next century that gonna compete with each other in the set of ten. Which means there would be 10 ships that will compete in a race and will also fire at each other with their ship’s guns. Against the firing ability, each candidate’s ship will be equipped with a shield feature that gonna protect it from opponent attacks while racing.
Each ship has its own competency when it comes to the comparison between them. Either choose a ship that has much stronger anti-fire shield or go for the one with the highest acceleration. Just play around for some time and you would know which one suits your style.
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God of War: Ghost of Sparta
- Third person Role playing
- Greek mythology based
- Unseen creatures
The game may seem a bit violent but that’s why it is called the God of War. You gonna control a character name Kratos that would go through the battling with different creatures look like of some other world. And that’s not all, they are filled with some super facial powers, but that’s something Kratos has too.
He climbs tall walls and mountains, can fight with mountains like monsters with heavy weight big weapons and even being hit really hard he rarely get hurt. A fantasy world filled with the creatures from Greek mythology, especially with the cursed one.
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Need for Speed: Carbon
- Car racing
- 3 car types
- Police chasing
Carbon had the most diverse and real-time street car racing experience of its time. You can choose from 3 different types of cars include exotic, tuner and muscle. After which you have to earn money, to unlock a better high performance sports cars. The game contains some of the most high-tech car names along with their driving configurations. But the best part is the way cars behave like real vehicles and you can also do some drifting if you want to.
Either enjoy circuit races or drift racing on curvy mountain tracks. Street racing is not legal in this city so beware of police and if you have been caught red-handed, try to drive as fast as possible.