6 PS3 FPS Games You Should Play

The PlayStation 3 through the years has been a hub for the most popular FPS games that have graced the gaming world. Most have seen a survival as a series. Compiled here is a list of 6 First Person Shooters that you should definitely play on the console.

We might have left out a lot of FPS titles you personally enjoy, but these six titles are a definite must try if you own a PlayStation 3 console. Without further chit chat, here’s the list below.

1. Call of Duty: Black Ops 2


Developed by Treyarch and published by Activision (Japan release by Square Enix), Call of Duty: Black Ops II is a FPS that has gained much popularity in the PS3 as a medium.

The Call of Duty: Black Ops II is the first game in the Call of Duty franchise to feature future warfare technology. The storyline of the game undergoes different branching according to the choices the player makes. The game, along with its counterpart released for the Vita  Call of Duty: Black Ops: Declassified, became one of the highest grossing games of all times making more that $500 million.

One of the most popular and successful of games in the FPS, definitely one to play in the PS4.

2. Dead Island

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One for the Zombie fans, Dead Island is an action role-playing survival horror video game. Published by Deep Silver and published by Techland, the storyline of the game revolves around surviving in a Zombie infested island. The gameplay is based primarily on combat and completing quests.

With a intriguing gameplay, like having different types of Zombies having different characteristics, the game attained much fan following as makes the list in any listing of games to be played in on the PS3. A must-play for zombie fans.

3. Battlefield 3


The eleventh installment in the series, Battlefield 3 is a first person shooter published by EA and developed by EA Digital Illusions CE, a direct sequel to 2005’s Battlefield 2.

One of the most critically acclaimed, the game sold 5 million copies in the first week of release. The player attains a persona of various military factions like a U.S. Marine, an F18 weapons system officer, an M1A2 Abrams tank operator, and a Spetsnaz GRU operative. The game contains single player, co-op and multiplayer modes.

With good storylines, multiplayer and co-op elements, Battlefield 3 is a must have in the games collection.

4. Killzone 3


Developed by Guerrilla Games exclusively for the PS3, Killzone 3 is the fourth installment in the Killzone series. The gameplay resembles Killzone 2 but has many enhancements and tweaks fostered by the inclusion of the PS Move in the gameplay.

The gameplay environs are Arctic landscapes, a lethal alien jungle, nuclear wastelands as well as space battles in addition to the elements present in Killzone 2. The single player is playable and the multiplayer is engaging. The multiplayer aspect of the game contains elements like Guerilla Warfare, Warzone, and Operations game modes.

A thoroughly playable game, definitely one to play.

5. Medal of Honor: Warfighter


Developed by Danger Close Games and published by Electronic Arts, Medal of Honor: Warfighter is a direct sequel to 2010’s series reboot Medal of Honor. It is overall the fourteenth installment in the Medal of Honor series.

The Medal of Honor series has seen a vast fan following through the years, from the era of the PS2. Though the game has faced much criticism from the reboot, fans of the series definitely cannot keep themselves away from the game.

6. Resistance series


What’s a FPS list on PS3 without mentioning the Resistance series of games. Insomniac’s series which has seen three titles exclusive to the console offers you with a amazing FPS experience. The games, especially Resistance 3 is worth a try for every FPS lover out there. Killing Chimera is rewarding and the story isn’t too bad as well.

Here is our choice of the 6 FPS games you should play on the PS3. Feedback is welcome from your side. We would be much pleased to hear your views on any other notable choice of games.