Here is a list of the top 5 action video games:

GTA series (Grand Theft Auto):

Rockstar’s famous game Grand Theft Auto is one of the best action video game of all time. It has several versions or games that have been released over the past few years. However, we will not choose one of these versions as the best because all of the GTA series is legit awesome and deserve a spot on the top 5 list. It is an open world game where all actions happen from pursuits, adventure, gang wars, missions, gunfights, killings and much more. If you love action, then you will love Grand Theft Auto.

Batman Arkham City:

Gotham City is under your protection, and as Batman, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety and peace in it. However, you have ended up in an asylum, and the evil in Gotham City still exists. Hence with your powers as Batman, you will go on an action packed quest. The wide variety of criminals and villains will always provide you good action and the adrenaline to get addicted to the game. It is the best Batman game and one of the best action video games.

Assassins Creed series

All the Assassins Creed games developed by Ubisoft are legendary in the world of action. Each game has a great background story coupled with one of the best tastes of action and adventure. You will play the role of an assassin and complete missions and quests that will always keep you on the run and active. It is a game that beautifully brings in elements of history into a game. The intricate and detailed design matches perfectly with the theme of each series.

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of time:

Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda is not a new name in the world of action games. Since its first version to the current latest one, it has gained a lot of popularity not only in the action genre. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of time has a great gameplay filled with action that you will love. The graphics, design, characters,   various missions, worlds to visit and weapons to choose from are some of the reasons why gamers are into this game. Among all the series Ocarina of time is one of the player’s favourites of all times.

Dishonoured 2:

Last but not the least in our list of top 5 action video games is Dishonoured 2. Even though it is a recent game released on 2016 unlike the others on our list who have been around for a while, it is still one of the best. There are two protagonists you can play as. The first is CorvoAttano who is an assassin and the second one is Emily Kaldwin, his daughter. Either one you choose will give you powers that are unique to them. It is also an excellent stealth play which is unpredictable. Dishonoured 2 is appealing and immersive once you start playing with it.