Behold

The 10 best open-world games of all time — including Elden Ring

If the Lands Between call to you, explore these worlds, too.

Bandai Namco

Rockstar Games

Open-world video games are immensely popular, sending players to fictional playgrounds full of secrets to discover and tasks to complete.

Microsoft

Some lean into action, while others are focused on exploration. The best open world games prioritize immersion.