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Games are meant to be fun. But that doesn’t mean that they always have to be a walk in the park.

While it’s sometimes rather nice to go on a power trip, dismissing tens of enemies with a single swing of your sword in a game like Dynasty Warriors, for example, quite often the most rewarding experiences are those in which victory is earned, not simply given.

There are plenty of games available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One that will make you tear your hair out in frustration at times, but there are only so many of them that are actually worth the pain. We think the following 10 games fall into that category. They are the hardest current generation console games that you’ll probably love.

Editor in Chief // An avid gamer since discovering the wonders of the Acorn Electron in the '80s, Rich has nearly played more games than he's had hot dinners. Not one to put all his eggs in one basket, Rich is happy to play games of all genres, but he particularly enjoys racing games and anything that's full of non-stop action, especially if it includes a good dose of humour, horror or crudeness!