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The best sports games for PS5 and PS4

Bask in the roars of the crowd with our dream team of superstar sports titles, from seasoned pros MLB® The Show™ and NBA 2K to the new-look EA SPORTS FC™.


The first name on any best-sports-games teamsheet, the footballing behemoth returns to dominate another season with a fresh rebrand, but the same imperious skills on the pitch.  

Boasting 19,000 fully licensed players from 700 teams across 30 leagues, a host of improved game modes, and advances in tech like Hypermotion V that captures the matchday movement of real-word top division players for next-level authenticity.

Destined for the Golden Boot. 

MLB: The Show 23

Step up to the plate for the big-hitting, undisputed MVP of baseball sims. All elements of on-field play have been refined through years of innovation, combined with the sights and sounds that makes this the closest thing to actually being in the ballpark.

There’s a huge roster of game modes to choose from, including Road to the Show’s RPG career mode, Diamond Dynasty’s engrossing fantasy team management, and the new Storylines mode that showcases legends from the Negro Leagues that ran parallel to MLB from 1920 to 1948.

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NBA 2K24

If you’ve ever dreamt of playing in the NBA, but haven’t quite had the athleticism to make it, then NBA 2K24’s MyCareer has got you covered.

The recreation of on-court action along with the commentary and other broadcast bells and whistles will make you feel like you’re the one rising through the ranks to NBA stardom.  

Lead a whole team of your own making to glory in the MyTeam mode or play through five iconic eras in MyNBA mode.

See you on the court. 

Madden NFL 24

Experience greater control and realism on the gridiron with the newest iteration of FieldSENSE™*. Enjoy an enhanced gameplay foundation that brings all the ways you play between the hash marks to new heights in Madden NFL 24.

NFL player physicality is on display like never before thanks to all-new SAPIEN Technology*, delivering a leap forward in NFL player authenticity with more body definition and variation to athlete physiques resulting in realistic player movement.

*FieldSENSE™ Gameplay System only on PlayStation®5

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2

The most iconic skateboarding games ever made are back. Drop in with fully remastered versions of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater™ & Tony Hawk’s™ Pro Skater™ 2 in one epic collection, rebuilt from the ground up in incredible HD.

Skate as the legendary Tony Hawk while songs from the era-defining soundtrack blare to your trick combos. All of the original game modes await, allowing for head-to-head local two-player modes as well as competitive online sessions against players from around the world.

Break skateboarding boundaries and show off your own style as part of the next generation of skaters and creators.

F1 23

Get on the starting grid and race wheel-to-wheel with all the updated 2023 cars and the official F1® lineup of your favourite 20 drivers and 10 teams.

Enjoy more control and finesse without compromising your top speed in crucial moments with the new Precision Drive™ controller technology.

Shift up the drama with heated rivalries in the next chapter of the story mode Braking Point. 

Gran Turismo 7

With a robust collection of game modes, including GT Campaign, Arcade and Driving School, Gran Turismo 7 provides plenty of high-octane thrills for all levels of driver.

Choose among over 420 vehicles that range from classic motors to bleeding-edge supercars. Enjoy the unparalleled detail and the unique feel and handling of each car as you take the track and navigate over 90 routes in dynamic weather conditions, including classic courses from GT history.


Get on the ice for all the body checks, slap shots and power plays of the “Chel”.

Feel the crunch of every hit with overhauled physics and animations, while the new Exhaust Engine puts a focus on the build-up of pressure through continued offensive play and attack zone time.

Face off with and alongside friends across console generations or go it alone in the single player Be A Pro mode.

C’mon now, don’t be puck shy.

PGA Tour 2K23

Get into the swing of things with the most realistic golf sim around. Choose from a lineup of 14 playable male and female pros and take on 20 real-world courses ranging from Quail Hollow to Riveria Country Club.

Tee off against your friends locally or online in a range of game modes, build the course of your dreams and share it with the world, and create your own MyPLAYER and style it out with an array of swag. 

Dirt 5

Legendary off-road racing franchise DIRT returns with the most ambitious edition of the series yet. DIRT 5 features breath-taking action with over 70 routes in 10 global locations. Hit the road with a wide selection of cars in a variety of settings, from the marble mines of Italy to the twisting favelas of Brazil. DIRT 5 even features ice racing in New York.

Highlight-reel moments await in a huge array of event types, including boulder-conquering Path Finder routes across the most extreme surfaces, winding Land Rush circuits, point-to-point Rally Raids and the return of Gymkhana arenas. Design your dream racing event in the Playgrounds arena creator mode, and take the fun online with innovative party mode action.

EA Sports UFC 4

Go from an unknown amateur to a UFC superstar in EA SPORTS UFC 4, where the fighter you become is shaped by your fight style, your achievements and your personality.

Develop and customise your character and enjoy enhanced gameplay, including fluid clinch-to-strike combinations for a more responsive and authentic stand-up fight experience. UFC 4 also includes overhauled takedown and ground mechanics to allow for more control in those key phases of the fight.

Riders Republic

Ride with freedom on bikes, skis, snowboards and wingsuits, or switch between all four disciplines on the fly in the ultimate extreme sports sandbox.

Jump into a massively multiplayer online playground with a gnarly amount of PvP modes and events, topped by epic 50-player mass races.

Explore a unique map comprised of iconic US national parks like Bryce Canyon, Yosemite and Zion all mashed together to give you endless opportunities to shred.  


Incredibly fun and intensely addictive, Windjammers is a one-of-a-kind game that perfectly blends sports and fighting.

Sharpen your throwing and sliding skills with six unique characters across six playable environments. Windjammers includes five game modes as well as Online Versus for competition against the world’s top players.