Even with multiple titles released over the years, from brand-new entries to sequels galore, the open world genre is still going strong. There have been some failures but for the most part, it’s played host to some of the best games ever created. Let’s take a look at 30 of the best open world games of all time till date.
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Arguably the most influential open world title of the past few years, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild isn’t about pursuing icons or clearing out question marks. Instead, it emphasizes freedom and open exploration, as players can go anywhere and tackle just about anything in their quest to defeat Ganon. The game’s sandbox nature, which rewards ingenuity, is still amazing as fans continue to discover unique things after all these years.