Quarterly Report: The 25 Best PS Vita Games

  • Publish Date: December 31, 2018
  • Comments: ↓ 4 user comments

Our "Quarterly Reports" provide a handy list of the 25 best games for each platform, both for the current year so far and for all time. There's a separate report for each platform, and they will be updated again during the first week in April.

Best-reviewed PS Vita games of all time

Games released during the last three months (if any) are marked with a NEW symbol.

  Game Buy It Metascore
1Persona 4 Golden (2012) Buy From Amazon93
2Velocity 2X (2014)  90
3Spelunky (2013)  88
4Rayman Origins (2012) Buy From Amazon88
5LittleBigPlanet PS Vita (2012) Buy From Amazon88
6Guacamelee! (2013)  87
7Rayman Legends (2013) Buy From Amazon87
8Tearaway (2013) Buy From Amazon87
9Velocity Ultra (2013)  87
10Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster (2014) Buy From Amazon86
11Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack (2012)  86
12Code:Realize - Guardian of Rebirth (2015) Buy From Amazon86
13OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood (2015)  85
14Hotline Miami (2013)  85
15Rogue Legacy (2014)  85
16Sine Mora (2012)  85
17Mortal Kombat (2012) Buy From Amazon85
18Terraria (2013) Buy From Amazon85
19TxK (2014)  84
20Sound Shapes (2012)  84
21Steins;Gate 0 (2016) Buy From Amazon84
22Grim Fandango Remastered (2015)  84
23Frozen Synapse Prime (2014)  84
24Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition (2014) Buy From Amazon84
25PixelJunk Monsters: Ultimate HD (2013)  84

Games with fewer than 7 reviews are not eligible for inclusion. Note that games are ranked by Metascore prior to rounding. The Metascore is a weighted average of critic reviews on a scale of 0 (bad) to 100 (good). All scores are from December 31, 2018.

For a complete list of all Vita high (and low) scores, visit Metacritic's PS Vita section.

Comments (4)

  • gamesonvita  

    wow i would like to know where this PlayStation 25 best games came from but from the hundreds of games on vita this has hit most of my favs too, thanks for this list just on our similarities i will be sure to pickup a few of these recommendations.

  • thepaksoldier  

    I Like Rayman Pc Game. others are not too good

  • lazatoy  

    I was surprised by the lack of PORTS on this list,
    one of my favorite games on the vita, telltale's the walking dead was not on list?
    Wow, that surprised me due to large number of PORTS on this list!
    and it was well received, too!

  • GustavoWoltmann  

    And here i thought the ps vita didn't have any good games

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