Welcome to our latest roundup (and a little later than usual, sorry!) of the best games hitting stores for PlayStation 5 and PS4 in the coming months.
Below, we’ve rounded up our usual list of exciting games launching on both systems throughout September and October. You’ll find some highlights handpicked by us, as well as a larger selection of physical games that will be available in the coming weeks. Enjoy!
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One game that needs no introduction, although yes, this is basically an introduction, is The Last of Us Part I, a remake of Naughty Dog’s genre-defining epic that’s out now.
Everyone and their Giraffe HD have their say on this one, and now we’re sharing our full review if you want to learn more. However, if you’re already sold on this new take on Joel and Ellie’s unforgettable adventure, you can order your copy below. More purchase options are available here.
Stray (Physical Edition) – September 20
The digital edition may already be available on the PS Store and as part of your PS Plus subscription, but anyone who wants to get their hands on a physical copy of Stray can do so on September 20.
Have you ever wanted to wander through cyberpunk cities and explore a gritty world as a cute kitty? Well now you can. More pre-order options are available here.
FIFA 23 – September 30
And on the 30th, EA will release its latest football simulator, and the latest from the studio that goes by the name of FIFA.
FIFA 23 is said to be the “most ambitious” FIFA game ever, with more cross-play possibilities, new HyperMotion 2 technology, the introduction of women’s club football, and more taking the game to new heights. Pre-orders are available below if you’re ready to get started, including the Sam Kerr Alternative Edition, which is exclusive to Amazon UK. More pre-order options are available here.
On October 21, Warner Bros. releases Gotham Knights, an open-world action RPG set in “the most dynamic and interactive Gotham City yet.”
You can play solo or with another hero as you patrol the five different districts of Gotham and uncover criminal activity wherever you find it. Pre-orders are available before launch:
The next Call of Duty coming to a PlayStation near you is Modern Warfare 2, a sequel to 2019’s Modern Warfare.
The game is said to feature a rebuilt advanced AI system, improved rendering and photogrammetry technology, a new Gunsmith system that allows for more customization, and much more, including new weapons, vehicles, and gear to take on your deadly enemies. Infinity Ward calls it “the most advanced Call of Duty ever,” which is quite the claim.
More upcoming PS5 and PS4 games for September and October 2022
But of course, that’s not all. Here’s a tasty selection of upcoming physical games that are patiently waiting for you to grab them.
PS5 and PS4 digital-only games for September and October 2022
Below, we’ve listed some of the more notable digital releases coming to PlayStation Store in the coming months. You can find the full release schedules for PlayStation 5 and PS4 at the links.
PS5 and PS4 Basics
If you need to stock up on essentials for your PS5 or PS4, like new controllers, PS Plus subscriptions, or SSDs for more storage, be sure to check out our dedicated buying guides:
Which PS5 and PS4 games will you buy in September and October? Tell us in the comments section below.