1Become a superhero on PS4

For a long time most superhero video games were, to put it bluntly, a bit shit.

It was an endless procession of reskinned side-scrolling action games, with the odd ineptly executed platformer thrown in. At some point, two things changed. One, games consoles became more powerful; allowing developers to create believable worlds where players could conceivably fly faster than a speeding bullet. And two, a new generation of filmmakers ploughed millions of dollars into making superhero movies that were, you know, actually good. This made the entire genre cool (and lucrative) in a way it never was before.

Fast forward to now and we’re in the privileged position where there are a whole bunch of games that make us feel superhuman. There are a lot of games that let us live out our childhood fantasies, but here are our favourites. Click on through to see the five best superhero games on PS4.

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