Mystery Valley. This is not a game for the faint of heart or quick of temper, so clear your desk of ceramics, take the framed pictures off the walls, and prepare to enter the dark world of Drangleic. As an action game, it's not quite Platinum's best—that mantle still belongs to Bayonetta—but it's still satisfying to batter robots with a big sword in washed out open world environments.

Mundus 2. Tales of Inca - Lost Land. World of Warcraft is the jack-of-all-trades MMO that can satisfy nearly any kind of player.

Yakuza 0's ability to dance between the dramatic and the absurd, all of it punctuated with thrilling combat, makes this beat 'em up one of the best action games on the PC. There's so much strategy to learn that it can take tens of hours to reach the endgame, but starting a new run always feels exciting. This run-and-gun action game tasks you with saving a biotech genius from The Bloody Scorpion terrorist organization by going into battle using a single soldier Lonely Wolf mode or a three-person squad Team Battle mode.