Baldur’s Gate 3 has earned near-universal critical acclaim and is currently the highest-rated game on the PlayStation 5, with an overall score of 97 on Metacritic. The game takes full advantage of the power of the PS5 to provide players with a truly next-gen experience. Baldur’s Gate 3 joins notable titles like Elden Ring and The Witcher 3 among the top 10 most-watched PS5 games. Baldur’s Gate 3 is now the top-rated PlayStation 5 game. Sony’s latest console has been out for a few years now, and it’s already built up a pretty impressive library. While there are many high-quality games available to play on the PlayStation 5, the vast majority of them are cross-generation versions that were also launched for the previous-generation PS4 console.
Three years after the PS5 launched, games releasing exclusively for the PS5 and other platforms of the same generation are becoming increasingly common. These games take better advantage of the PS5’s more powerful hardware and are designed to give players a true next-gen experience. Baldur’s Gate 3 fits that description and, according to critics, is definitely the best game on the console right now.
Reviews are now open for the PS5 version of Baldur’s Gate 3, which launches a month after the PC version. Unsurprisingly, the PS5 version of Baldur’s Gate 3 was well-received, earning nearly universal acclaim and an incredible 97 overall score on review aggregation site Metacritic. There are only 9 reviews for Baldur’s Gate 3 on PS5 so far, but it’s hard to see how the ratings deviate too much from the PC version, which has an incredible overall score of 96 points.
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Baldur’s Gate 3 – 97 Elden Ring – 96 The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Complete Edition – 94 God of War Ragnarok – 94 Hades – 93 Tetris Effect : Connection – 93 Resident Evil 4 – 93 Demon’s Souls – 92 Street Fighter 6 – 92 Persona 5 Royal – 91 Baldur’s Gate 3 ranks among the top 10 highest-rated PS5 games. The second place is “Elden Ring”, followed by “The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Complete Edition”, “God of War Ragnarok”, “Hades”, “Tetris Effect : Connected”, “Resident Evil 4”, “Evil” “Souls”, “Street Fighter 6” and “Persona 5 Royal”. Of those, the only games not playable on PS4 are Baldur’s Gate 3 and Demon’s Souls Remastered, but more PS5 games are coming soon.
As for Baldur’s Gate 3, the game has been a huge success so far, and its release on PlayStation will only help further cement its place as one of the absolute top games of 2023, and in gaming history. The truth is, Baldur’s Gate 3 will still be available for more platforms in the near future. The Xbox version of Baldur’s Gate 3 is expected to be released in the coming months. When it does, one has to imagine it’s also likely to become the highest-rated Xbox Series X game.
Baldur’s Gate 3 is out now for PC and PS5, with an Xbox Series X version also in development.