The Best Philosophical Games for Playstation 4 - Page 2

Update : YIIK Nameless Psychosis added at rank #15.
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Cellar (2016)

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PC Windows Linux Mac OS Playstation 3 Playstation 4 vita Nintendo Switch

A story-focused game about six strangers stuck together for a month, and a machine that must be kept running.


  • underground
  • pixel
  • philosophical
  • dark
  • conversation
  • story
  • fiction
  • emotional
  • atmospheric
  • single-player
  • time-management
  • interactive
  • horror
  • casual
  • short

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Hidden Treasures in the Forest of Dreams (2022)

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Playstation 4

Take a break from action-packed franchises and brain teasers. Slowly explore a procedural world of beauty and scan mysterious Treasures and Creatures. Gentle adversity and frequent milestones keep you engaged while you get lost in a pathless paradise.


  • nature
  • philosophical
  • walking-simulator
  • procedural
  • psychedelic
  • relaxing
  • surreal
  • collectathon
  • dinosaurs
  • family-friendly
  • atmospheric
  • colourful
  • stylized
  • exploration
  • open-world

13

Metal Black S-Tribute (2023)

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PC Windows Nintendo Switch Playstation 4 Xbox One

Collect NEWALONE to level up your beam, then release energy! The home console version of the incredible side-scrolling shooter Metal Black is back with online rankings. Two players can play together!


  • 2d
  • philosophical
  • space
  • arcade
  • satire
  • military
  • futuristic
  • shooter
  • action
  • shoot-em-up
  • platform
  • war

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Even the Ocean (2016)

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Nintendo Switch Playstation 4 Xbox One Mac OS PC Windows

The game includes platforming and story elements, putting the player in the role of Aliph, a Power Plant engineer working for the game's central city of Whiteforge.


  • 2d
  • platform
  • beautiful
  • philosophical
  • nonlinear
  • capitalism
  • scroller
  • lgbtq
  • stylized
  • nature
  • hand-drawn
  • atmospheric
  • colourful
  • action-adventure
  • story

15

YIIK Nameless Psychosis (2024)

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Nintendo Switch Playstation 4 Mac OS PC Windows

Experience a sneak peek of YIIK I.V! Step beyond Alex Eggleston's story and become the Nameless Child, a young girl pushed from a mysterious tower. Guide her through a surreal dimension where she must find a way to save both the Good Brother and the Bad Brother.


  • japanese
  • rpg
  • illuminati
  • america
  • philosophical
  • surreal
  • psychedelic
  • conversation
  • 1990s
  • stylized
  • jrpg
  • supernatural
  • psychological
  • narration
  • satire

16

Mind Palace (2024)

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early access Playstation 4 PC Windows

Explore your own notes in this experimental VR journey. Climb, jump & slide along the way on your adventure of building your personal Mind Palace. Make connections and place categories to arrange your notes in memorable places.


  • experience
  • transhumanism
  • soundtrack
  • experimental
  • vr
  • philosophical
  • walking-simulator
  • psychological
  • atmospheric
  • abstract
  • physics
  • stylized
  • exploration
  • relaxing
  • first-person

17

Life of Fly 2 (2021)

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Playstation 4 Xbox One PC Windows Nintendo Switch

Life of Fly 2 features 13 short stories each revolving around the life and weird thoughts of another fly. Be prepared to experience some very unusual content, some interesting thoughts that go way beyond the normal life of a fly, and some entertaining short stories with a twist.


  • philosophical
  • walking-simulator
  • flight
  • narrative
  • life
  • simulation
  • spanish
  • story
  • third-person

18

Time Flies (2023)

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Nintendo Switch Playstation 4 Playstation 5 Android PC Windows Mac OS

A game about our limited time in this world.


  • life
  • philosophical
  • flight
  • hand-drawn
  • 2d
  • simulation
  • pixel
  • adventure
  • manipulation
  • time
  • open-world
  • survival

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Memories of East Coast (2021)

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PC Windows Playstation 4 Playstation 5 Nintendo Switch Xbox One Xbox Series X

A debut game of an immersive visual novel experience that brings you on a journey through memory, nostalgia and guilt. Will you accept your fate?


  • psychological
  • philosophical
  • visual-novel
  • immersive
  • emotional
  • drama
  • conversation
  • romance
  • hand-drawn
  • minimalist
  • text
  • thought-provoking
  • fiction
  • atmospheric
  • choices

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Life of Fly (2021)

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Playstation 4 PC Windows Nintendo Switch Xbox One

Life of Fly features 12 short stories each revolving around the life and weird thoughts of another fly. Be prepared to experience some very unusual content, some interesting thoughts that go way beyond the normal life of a fly, and some entertaining short stories with a twist.


  • flight
  • philosophical
  • relaxing
  • narration
  • simulation
  • narrative
  • story
  • simulation-type
  • fly
  • exploration

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