PlayStation 5

ConsoleNameDeveloperLucca's Observations
PS5Alphadia Genesis 2 (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS5Ambition Record (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS5Asdivine Saga (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS5Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends and the Secret Fairy (DL only)GustA rare direct sequel in the series; refines the gameplay found in its predecessor; lots of research and exploration to do to better your alchemical skills
PS5Babylon's FallPlatinumGamesNot even Platinum's oft-lauded combat gameplay can save this drab dumpster fire of a games-as-a-live-service model... attempt
PS5Blacksmith of the Sand Kingdom (DL only)RideonSee Switch
PS5Chroma Quaternion (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Switch
PS5Death Stranding Director's CutKojima ProductionsAdds some Metal Gear Solid-esque story missions, as well as features like buildable racetracks and a buddy bot to help you carry things
PS5Demon's SoulsFromSoftware/BluepointRevitalizes the original Souls game, adding some handy item management QoL features; just as difficult as the original
PS5Demoniaca: Everlasting Night (DL only)AKI/EastasiasoftSee XS
PS5Elden RingFromSoftwareO you don't have the right to ignore the impact of this open-world Soulslike (with creative input from George R. R. Martin)
PS5Final Fantasy VII Remake IntergradeSquare EnixA graphically spiffed-up version of the first part of the remake with additional story content
PS5Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker (DL only)Square EnixBrings the Hydaelyn/Zodiark story to a conclusion... ON THE MOON
PS5Final Fantasy XIV OnlineSquare EnixSee PS4
PS5Fuga: Melodies of Steel (DL only)CyberConnect2Part of the Little Tail Bronx series (Solatorobo); a turn-based RPG centering around tank combat (one tank with various controllable/upgradable turrets) and the impact of war
PS5Ghost Sync (DL only)Exe-CreateA rare lady-led Kemco game with neat battle mechanics like possessing enemies and a decent skill tree system
PS5Ghostwire: TokyoTango GameworksFirst-person ARPG gameplay (complete with XP and leveling) that is both stylish and supernatural
PS5JudgmentRyu ga Gotoku StudioSee PS4, but with a smoother framerate and gradient changes that may not be preferable to the original
PS5Justice Chronicles (DL only)Hit-PointSee 3DS
PS5Lost JudgmentRyu ga Gotoku StudioA dark detective story follow-up to Judgment, continues the beat-em-up gameplay from its sister Yakuza series, pettable cats, a dog can join you in your crime-solving
PS5MonarkFuRyuCreated by some of the original SMT staff with a heavy emphasis on psychology, featuring turn-based gridless tactical combat
PS5Neptunia ReVerseCompile Heart/FelistellaA definitive version of Hyperdimension Neptunia featuring a new mode with many gameplay quality and balance changes
PS5Nioh 2 Remastered - The Complete Edition (DL only)Team NinjaContains all available DLC and graphical/framerate upgrades, as well as speedier load times
PS5Nioh Remastered - The Complete Edition (DL only)Team NinjaContains all available DLC and graphical/framerate upgrades
PS5Puyo Puyo Tetris 2Sega/Sonic TeamFeatures Skill Battles wherein you must reduce your opponent's HP to 0 with the help of selected skills (and level up in other modes)!
PS5Record of Lodoss War-Deedlit in Wonder Labyrinth- (DL only)Team LadybugA Metroidvania on the shorter side with shallower systems, but nonetheless satisfying elemental attacks
PS5RelayerKadokawaA slow start, but otherwise engaging mecha SRPG gameplay featuring aggro management and complicated character customization
PS5RPGolf Legends (Asia English/DL)ArticNetSee Switch
PS5Ruinverse (DL only)Exe-CreateSee Switch
PS5Scarlet NexusTose/Bandai NamcoA flashy ARPG with two different storylines to choose from and a bevy of psychic powers to play with
PS5Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy OriginTeam NinjaCampy Chaos killing! An ARPG take of sorts on the first Final Fantasy game, with Nioh-like combat and many creative liberties
PS5Sword of Elpisia (DL only)Exe-CreateSee XS
PS5Tales of AriseBandai NamcoMakes changes both welcome and unwelcome to the series, including a shared pool of points used for healing/buffs, comic book-style skits, removal of post-battle banter, and the cutest Tales mascot EVER
PS5The Nioh CollectionTeam NinjaThe remastered Nioh and Nioh 2 put together in one package
PS5Void tRrLM();++ //Void Terrarium++Nippon IchiSee PS4, but with extra areas to explore and some cosmetic additions
PS5Yakuza: Like a DragonRyu ga Gotoku StudioSee XBO