GTA 5 has been a huge success since its release 8 years ago. The GTA series is mainly known for its diverse open-world maps but there are really good open-world games which offer more realism, enhanced graphical improvements and better game physics. Being a good open-world map, it needs to offer as much realism as possible. Open-world games have a huge fan base and offer excellent games of diverse nature. Here are the top 3 PC games with better graphics than GTA 5:
- Red Dead Redemption 2
Red Dead Redemption 2 from Rockstar Games offers a diverse landscape from snowy mountain edges to murky swamp waters. The overall game physics and graphical representation of Red Dead Redemption 2 is much superior to GTA 5. The NPCs are much more responsive and will behave with the players depending on how well behaved the player remains. Rockstar Games is still improving the gameplay by pushing updates.
- Sleeping Dogs
Sleeping Dogs is a masterpiece by Square Enix and has already been the game of the year in 2012. It is still one considered one of the best open-world games with an excellent storyline. The character combat skills and game physics were very well balanced. Though critics say the game is heavily based on the GTA series and lacked ambition. Players can experience superior graphics than GTA 5, if they play on high/ultra-settings. The game is available on PC, PlayStation and Xbox.
- Watch Dogs 2
Ubisoft launched the Watch Dogs series as a direct competitor of GTA 5. Watch Dogs 2 is a brilliant translation of a modern-city, where players use hacking and perform digital manipulation. Anything can be hacked in Watch Dogs 2 ranging from traffic lights to security cameras and drones.