We’ve prepared for you today a broad list of the best non violent PS3 games that you can get your hands on. Whether you’re looking for such titles for your kids or for yourself, we can guarantee they’re some of the best available out there. The Call of Duty-s and Grand Theft Autos might be the most popular games out there, but for inappropriate ages as well as for those who’re not quite inclined towards violence they can prove to be very disturbing. It’s no secret that kids somehow manage to end up playing them nonetheless, but what can be done to curb this is arousing their interest in other offerings which are equally enjoyable, yet are non violent.
The PS3 console introduced by Sony has been blessed with a number of such games that you can enjoy without worrying too much about their content. Developers have constantly been blessing it with creative games that have no particular target audience; or to put another way, everyone’s their target audience. Long hours of pleasurable video gaming experiences await you in them. So without wasting more time on introductions, let us begin with the list.
1 – Katamari Forever
Katamari Forever is part of the unique Katamari series of action-based puzzle video games which are developed by Namco Bandai. They usually revolve around a character called The Prince, who uses a ball called a katamari in order to roll up objects. Katamari Forever is a PS3-exclusive, and was released for the console in 2009. The main objective is simple; all you have to do is roll up junk with your ball, while following the various objectives the game sets for you. Although it does not feature online multiplayer, it does allow you to play with your friends offline. Online leaderboards are supported by it.
2 – Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch:
If you’re looking for an emotional, subtly humorous title that’s at the end of the day, all about the story, you cannot afford to miss Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. Developed by Level-5 in association with the film making masterminds of Studio Ghibli, this game is an RPG filled to the brim with experiences that get etched into your memories for life. You are asked to jump into the shoes of little Oliver, who has just lost his mother. A doll of his, named Drippy then proposes to him that he travel into the ‘other world’ in order to seek the secret behind a mystery that could provide more answers about his mother. Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is a visually and emotionally stunning experience which deserves to be played by all those who own a PS3.
3 – Journey
Delve into this little gem from Thatgamecompany, and we guarantee that you’re bound to emerge astonished at the fact that such a simple game can move you so much. In Journey, you assume the role of a robed figure traveling across an unending desert, trying to reach a mountain in the distance. You meet strangers along the way, but there’s no mode of communication, and these strangers are actually other people playing online. The dynamic music of this PS3-exclusive as well as superb art style are captivating to the true sense of the term.
4 – Portal 2
Portal 2 is a puzzler like no other. It does feature fantasy violence, but it’s nothing to be afraid about, as it has been rated Everyone 10+. Portal 2 builds upon the story of its predecessor, and presents you with some of the most memorable characters you will ever witness in a video game. Its stellar writing deserves every plaudit that it gets, while its utterly enjoyable puzzle-based gameplay never fails to satisfy. As the protagonist, you are provided with a portal gun which allows you to travel through solid surfaces. Developed by Valve, it has been hailed as one of the coolest games of this generation. One advantage of playing Portal 2 on your PS3s is the PS Move support you can take advantage of.
5 – LittleBigPlanet 2
LittleBigPlanet 2 came out in 2011, and has ever since grabbed the fantasy of a large number of gamers from around the world. Developed by Sony’s very own Media Molecule, it is essentially a sandbox platformer which features 2.5D graphics. In the story, you play as the adorable Sackboy, who’s out to save his planet – aptly called LittleBigPlanet – from the clutches of a strange vacuum cleaner-like device which is sucking up its inhabitants. Apart from the campaign, LBP 2 also contains a level editor presenting millions of possibilities for creating your own levels. You can then post them online for others to try out.
6 – Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix
Two classics remade into HD and the cinematic retelling of wonderful Nintendo DS game, all for a value added price; what more can you ask for? Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix just came out earlier this month, and it contains some of the most amazing experiences you can have with your PS3s. For the uninitiated, the Kingdom Hearts series is a fusion of characters from Disney and Square Enix. These are essentially role-playing games, with their essence embedded in their stories.
7 – Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time
Released in 2009, this wonderful game holds relevance even today, thanks to its awesome platforming gameplay. It’s a single-player-only offering which has been developed by Insomniac Games, the masterminds behind the Resistance series. The real beauty of this game lies in the innovative weapons that you can utilize in order to progress through your story. Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time is one of the most noteworthy games from the Ratchet & Clank series.
We’ve done our bit in providing some of the best non violent PS3 games you can get into right now. You can stat playing right away, and at the same time, also suggest any other such title you have in mind.