2014 was a great year for all genres of games. From RPGs to racing games, every genre saw great hits in 2014. 2015 seems to be on the same course but this year, there is a trend between gamers to play more FPS games or first person shooter games. There are already few fps titles released and a lot are coming in the next few months.
If you are a fan of first person shooter games, then you are in for a treat. In 2015, there are fps games based on sci-fi, zombie-infected and storyline coming out for every platform. Take a look at the top 10 best first person shooter games of 2015. We have tried to cover both the released and upcoming first person shooter games of 2015. Also, these are top 10 best first person shooter games in 2015 for PC,Xbox, PlayStation and other platforms.
Best FPS Games of 2015
- Dying Light
Released on January 27, Dying light is a very impressive game focusing on the post zombie apocalyptic world where you have to survive and kill zombies that are in your way. This game is available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Dying Light focuses more on melee attacks rather than guns and grenade although it has those as well. What’s unique about this game is that you can run up walls and climb buildings in order to escape the hoard of zombies following you. During multiplayer, your friend can hop in to help you out from zombies if you are trapped someplace.
Developed by Blizzard Entertainment, Ovewatch is an upcoming multiplayer fps game which was first unveiled at Blizzcon last year in November. The game features different heroes each having its own unique set of abilities and skills and specific roles when put in a team. It is a squad-based game in which two teams having 6 players on each side play together. One great thing about Overwatch is that it has two game modes – Playload and Point Capture. Both are very different from each other and provide a lot of fun. This is going to be the top first person shooter game in 2015.
- Star Wars Battlefront
Expected to be released during Holidays in 2015, Star Wars Battlefront is another first person shooter game which makes it to the best fps games of 2015. Available on PS4, Xbox One and PC, Star Wars Battlefront is speculated to be a third-person shooter although a lot of rumors are suggesting that it will be a first person shooter but nothing can be said for sure. There’s not much information about the game available but considering how the previous installments of Star Wars games performed, you should get really excited about this one.
- Dead Island 2
Expected to release in spring 2015, Dead Island 2 is the sequel to the last year’s Dead Island. It will come out on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. Dead Island 2 takes the action to California this time and takes place at a time estimated to be months ahead from when the first game took place. Dead Island 2 is said to support up to 8 players in co-op gameplay. The game provides new environments, much larger multiplayer, new weaponry and brutal combat actions.
- Halo 5 Guardians
Halo 5 Guardians is an Xbox One exclusive and is expected to release somewhere in 2015. Halo 4 was a great success probably because it was developed by a new studio called 343 Industries. IT provided a whole new level of first person shooter to Xbox One users. Halo 5 Guardians is said to follow the same path and the demo of the Halo 5 is encouraging. It shows how the game has evolved, with down-sight aiming, jetpacks and sprints etc. It is surely one of the best first person shooter games of 2015 to come out.
- Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege
Developed by Ubisoft Montreal and expected to release this year, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege is said to become a part of the top 10 best first person shooter games in 2015. It will be available on PC and next generation consoles. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege focuses on the SWAT team in which the player is a member of the team trying to capture a gang of criminals who are taking hostages. This is the Hostage Release game mode which features a 5v5 gameplay where one side is criminal and other is the SWAT team. The gameplay and storyline looks really interesting and it will be a great fun to play this game when it comes out.
- Killing Floor 2
Killing Floor 2 is an upcoming first-person shooter game expected to release this year. It will be available on PlayStation 4 and PC. It is the sequel to the Killing Floor released in 2009. The game is said to feature co-op with up to six players. In this game, players have to fight with the waves of zombies, called Zeds in the game. The best thing about this game is that it features 4 different weapon tiers and ten perks. A great first person shooter game to play in 2015.
Set to release in June 2015, Superfont is at number 3 spot in the list of top 10 fps games in 2015. It will come out on Xbox One and PC and will feature real-time gameplay at regular speed. The game progress in regular speed as you move but when you stop, everything goes into hyper slow mode allows you to take any action. The idea behind Superfont is great and you should really get excite about it.
Released on February 10, Evolve is currently the second best fps game of 2015. It is available on next generation consoles and PC. If you like to play games featuring extraterrestrial creatures, then you are in for a treat. The game is fun in many ways and also resembles with the Left 4 Dead series. The Evolve gameplay is very attractive and you get to choose whether you want to play as a hunter or as a monster. If you opt for the first option, you get to team up with 3 others hunters each having their own class of weapons, skills and abilities who work together to take down the monster and keep each other alive as game progresses. If you plan to play as a monster, your goal is to grow stronger by wandering in the forest and eating animals while taking out the hunters. The 4 vs.1 gameplay which Evolve offers is ideal for multiplayer gaming.
- Battlefield Hardline
Released on March 17, Battlefield Hardline is the best first person shooter game in 2015. It is available on all big platforms including PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC. Battlefield is known for creating stunning graphics and realistic war scenes. You get to fly your own jet or ride a tank along with fellow team members in war combat. In Battlefield Hardline, this war has spread in the streets of L.A. and Miami where the battles between cops and criminals are at peak. Government deploys special troops who try to capture the criminals planning to escape.