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Top Rated Games 2016: Based On Reviews And Star Ratings; Only Limited To Games on STEAM [VIDEO]

Top rated games 2016 looks into the reviews by top PC gaming-exclusive site editors and the corresponding ratings they gave to each game. To make it to the top 15, the games must either earn a perfect score of 5 stars and no less than 4.5 stars as minimum. Moreover, the titles included here are only games included in the official store of STEAM, but not necessarily limited to 2016 release.

Below is a short rundown of the top rated games 2016 by Pc Mag beginning with two game titles that have earned the perfect score of 5 stars. The others are listed alphabetically.


A must-have action-adventure that involves a little boy in a dark and frightening world.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Bethesda's series has been a leader in RPG immersion, providing expansive realms to navigate on and giving players complete control and freedom.

Alien: Isolation

Dubbed as the best alien game produced, inspired by Scott Ridley's "Alien" where Ellen Ripley's daughter needs to be adept in evasion and covert moves.


A first-person game that allow players to delve in murder and stealth with a compelling story full of supernatural events.

Dota 2

"Defense of the Ancients 2," is a free-to-play MOBA game that asks a player to choose from one of 111 heroes to bring to the battlefield.

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster

 A role-playing game in a world with stunning graphic visuals and added features not found in consoles.

Lego Marvel Super Heroes

Players get to be superheroes from the Avengers, Fantastic Four or Spider-Man in a mission to recover the all-powerful Cosmic Bricks.

Mass Effect 2

A role-playing game third-person shooter game with added features like the new cover system and enhanced health recovery system.

Mega Man Legacy Collection

The new collection feature the latest trial challenges, leaderboards, video replays and developer art.

Metal Slug 3

It is a run-and-gun game involving high-octane shooting where fully loaded soldiers protect the Earth from alien invasions.


An open-ended world where players can use their creativity and imagination with complete freedom.


A first-person game focusing on team attacks and defense in a less dark, cartoony world.

Rocket League

An honest no-nonsense game of soccer with exaggerated spectacle to make the match enthralling.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The last of the action-RPG series, killing beasts, collecting loot and protecting the child of destiny.

Ulta Street Fighter IV

A one-on-one fighting game with new characters and stages.

The top rated games 2016 is subjective to the opinions of the reviewers. Nonetheless, you are welcome to sound off your comments below.

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