It has been ten years since 2012. It is strange to see how the world has changed in the past few decades. It isn't easy to fathom a pre-COVID world where we didn't have to put masks and keep sanitizers in our pockets. But, what we all remember are games and movies we have been watching all these years.
While new games are entering the industry every day, they can't stop you from cherishing the old and classic ones. With that in mind, let’s have a look at the ten best games that have turned ten years old this year. This article will take you through a trip of nostalgia!
Journey is a game that defined the epitome of immersive storytelling and minimalist gameplay. You might remember playing it on your PlayStation 3, which kept people hooked with its challenging levels. Journey is still as fresh and engaging as it was even ten years after its launch.
2. The Walking Dead
Remember those days when playing 'The Walking Dead' was the biggest thrill in your lives? The Walking Dead has certainly become a big name in these ten years. The characters, graphics, and music kept everyone engaged all along. Although many sequels and adaptations of the original game, its vibes are still the same. Revive your old days and play it at least once this year.
3. Far Cry 3
One of the best Far Cry installments has turned ten this year, and it introduced satirical elements into our lives and perhaps the most iconic antagonist as well. Now that we are talking about Far Cry, it might trigger memories of collecting the villain’s weapons and equipment, such as knives, cinder blocks, and much more. The game is played by several enthusiasts even today.
4. Hitman: Absolution
If you had a PlayStation 2 back in the day, you must have enjoyed some blissful and exciting moments with games like Hitman: Absolution, released in 2012. It features gripping storytelling of absolution with the most interesting locations and has some very fond memories.
5. Assassin's Creed 3
Almost every game enthusiast has played Assassin's Creed at least once in their lifetime. This epic game with the cooking storyline and mind-blowing 18th-century, open-world graphics will always have a special place in gamers’ hearts. Although the game has several prequels and sequels, Assassin's Creed 3 remains one of the best action games of all time.
6. Halo 4
It is unbelievable that Halo 4 was released a decade ago. The outstanding graphics, emotional storyline, and strong characters made Halo 4 one of the best memories of 2012. The franchise is still going strong, with Halo: Infinite released a few days ago.
One of our favorite indie games from 2012 is Fez, which featured the most unconventional adaptation of a three-dimensional world. Its colorful display and highly engaging levels have kept it fresh and memorable even after ten years.
One of the best stealth games of 2012 is Dishonored, which has created a legacy because of its unique aesthetics and incredible action-packed gameplay.
9. Mass Effect 3
It won't be wrong if we consider 2012 to be the year of sequels. It gave us some amazing games like Mass Effect 3, which had a unique story and famous storyline that can still get your attention even after a decade.
10. Resident Evil 6
We close our list with Resident Evil 6, one of the best games of 2012. Although some might say that it isn't as good as its sequels, the game is still going strong and continues to be memorable, especially for franchise fans.
We conclude our list of 10 games turning ten years old this year. Going through this article must have triggered some valuable memories, and you might want to bring out your old consoles from the closet and play some of them.