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The PS4 is on its deathbed, but that doesn't mean it's run out of juice. Matter of fact, it's quite the opposite. Photo by Pixabay (CC0)

“Can’t wait for the PS5 to come out… so I can finally buy PS4 games!” wrote one user on Twitter, to the agreement of the thousands of other users that liked said tweet.

For many, this is a familiar feeling. Because while it is indeed exciting that the new console generation is just around the corner, the truth is that a lot of us won’t be getting either the new Xbox or PS5 for different reasons.

And for many, it’s because there’s no better time to play the PS4’s amazing and massive library than now.

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There's no better time to dive deep into the PS4's massive library than now. Photo by Pixabay (CC0)

All good things come to an end… but my PS4 still has plenty of juice

Yes, you read that right. Because if there’s anything we learned about the past four generations of Sony’s best-selling console, it’s that dropping the latest gaming console on the market also means dropping the prices of the games from the previous one. It’s simple, it’s genius, and it’s music to the ears of gamers on a budget, including us.

But while we’re sure that you’re already familiar with titles like “God of War,” “Horizon: Zero Dawn,” “The Last of Us” and “Spider-Man,” that’s barely scratching the surface of what the PS4’s brilliant library has to offer.

So with that in mind, here are the overlooked masterpieces, the diamonds in the rough, and the most underrated PS4 games that have since dropped their prices, along with the best place to get them:

1. "Metal Gear Solid V: The Definitive Experience"

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The Swan song for the MGS series delivers the finest gameplay loop the franchise will ever get.

As the swan song of the famous "Metal Gear Solid" franchise and the last one that legendary director Hideo Kojima worked on before leaving Konami, this game had a lot to live up to.

Unfortunately, the game was largely panned by players when it was first released, with many saying that it failed to live up to the promise. But don’t let that stop you from finally giving this a go and playing as Big Boss. While it’s indeed true that the story takes a backseat this time around, it makes up for it by being the most refined MGS title ever in terms of gameplay and immersion.

It’s basically a sandbox that leaves a lot of room for creativity as it lets you do missions your absolute own way, whether you’re on a stealth route or want to come in guns blazing. Want to strap bombs to a car and have it blow off as soon as it reaches enemy lines? Do it. Want to sneak in undetected and take them out one by one? By all means. Or how about dropping supply crates on their heads to defeat enemies? Go. No mission ever plays out the same way because of this, and since the possibilities are endless, MGSV has hundreds of hours of replay value.

Get it here on BestBuy.

2. "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt"

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Play as Geralt the white-haired witcher in this sprawling masterpiece of a title.

Based on a best-selling series with its own Netflix series adaptation, we couldn’t exactly call "The Witcher 3" underrated, but that doesn’t mean that everyone has tried it! Whether you’ve been on the fence about the title or just has never tried high fantasy, the time to dip into the world of the white-haired monster hunter is nigh. In this game, you play as Geralt of Rivia, a Witcher by trade looking for his adoptive daughter Ciri while trying to understand why she’s being chased by the ghostly Wild Hunt.

Expect tons of monsters, swordplay, sign-casting, mystery-solving, and jaw-droppingly beautiful sunsets contrasting equally beautiful landscapes. The world of "The Witcher" is a big one, and this masterpiece of a title is able to translate that into video game form with its countless interconnected quests and side quests, touching characters, scary dungeons and caves, fearsome monsters, and well… naked ladies. The game’s runtime is easily over a hundred hours, but playing the Hearts of Stone and Blood and Wine expansions easily give you 50 hours or more of additional content, and all for a bargain of a price.

Oh, and did we mention there’s an actual card game called Gwent that you play in-game? Because don’t get us started, and just try it for yourself.

Start your journey as the witcher dubbed White Wolf here on BestBuy.

3. PS4 "Dreams"

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Create anything you want in PS4 Dreams and share it with the sprawling community.

Made by same minds behind the "Little Big Planet" franchise, Media Molecule’s "Dreams" is more of an engine than a game, but that’s exactly what makes it special. Essentially, "Dreams" lets you create anything, and we mean ANYTHING that you want, given that you learn the ins and outs of the game’s innovative engine.

Want to create your own first-person shooter? There’s a template to help you get started. Want to create a platformer starring a shark with lasers on its back? Let us know when you’re done. Or how about a recreation of the terrifying game demo "PT: Silent Hills?" Someone has already beat you to it.

The learning curve might take some time, but understand it well enough and you can create video games, paintings, 3D dioramas, movies, and even your own music in Dreams. Not exactly the creative type? That’s alright, since you can always enjoy the other creations that the "Dreams" community has made, see which ones are famous, and even borrow their assets to use for your own creation.

The possibilities are endless, your imagination is the limit, so we encourage you to start dreaming by getting a copy at a great deal here on BestBuy.

4. "A Plague Tale: Innocence"

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Scary yet poignant, Plague Tale tells an emotional story set in a horror background.

Made by a game studio that has been helping out on larger triple-A titles and porting out other projects, "A Plague Tale: Innocence" by Asobo Studios is a poignant, memorable, and all-too-often sad trip that will leave you emotional as much as it will leave you scared and possibly, scarred.

Set in Europe in the late fourteenth century, you play a young girl that must survive with her younger brother as they navigate the deadly Bubonic Plague and the rats that spread it. Mixing light fantasy elements with a historical story, the game looks beautiful in a bleak way, and combined with a compelling story, makes it a must for any horror or adventure fan.

Get the best deal for it here on BestBuy.

5. "Bloodborne"

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As cliche as it may sound, this game's notoriously hard difficulty is enough to scare off players, but satisfy those that are up to the challenge.

Although not as underrated as the other titles on this list, this game’s well-known high difficulty means that a lot of players still haven’t played it yet. But with a price drop and the upcoming "Demon’s Souls" remake on the PS5, there’s no better time than now to finally have a go at From Software’s take on a quasi-industrial era "Soulsborne."

In the game, you play as a hunter of sorts placed in a seemingly Victorian era town where unexplained danger and terrifying Lovecraft-esque creatures are afoot, and blood is well… everywhere. You will die, get up, fight, and die again in this Eldritch masterpiece, but trust us when say that there’s nothing more satisfying than facing an enemy multiple times, memorized their attack patterns, struck at the proper moment, and finally prevail.

"Bloodborne" teaches you that nothing in life worth having comes easy, but it’s never been so easy to pick up a great deal for this game than now, like this one at BestBuy.

6. "Yakuza 0"

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For those that will give a chance, Yakuza 0 provides a funny and over-the-top emotional story that will leave you crying but also laughing your heart at just how ridiculous it can get.

Despite being acclaimed and well-loved over in Japan where it was made, it seems like the "Yakuza" franchise still fails to get the love and recognition that it deserves over here in the U.S.

Time to change that now. While there are many titles in the "Yakuza" series, we recommend starting with "Yakuza 0," as it starts the series and sets the stage for the gripping, funny, but an emotional story that the franchise is known for.

The game lets you play as both Kiryuu Kazama and Goro Majima, and will have you do everything from beating up thugs, to throwing money at said thugs, to collecting Tokyo girl cards, managing a real estate firm and a cabaret club, playing pocket fighters, playing video games at the arcades, fishing, training, and even hiring an actual chicken as a restaurant manager.

It’s action-packed, wacky, over-the-top, and there’s nothing quite like it, so grab yourself a great deal from BestBuy here.

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