What are the best games like GTA?

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    World of Warships

    JB
    Jack Bailey
    Written on October 9, 2018
    "I've loved this game since it came out. It's full on strategy and naval clashes. Maybe it's because i'm really into battleships and stuff but definitely one of my favorite games!!"
    1. 14
      Red Dead Redemption

      John Marston, a former outlaw, is forced by the federal government to hunt down the members of his old gang. Red Dead Redemption is a western, action-adventure game set near the end of the seventy-year span of the Western American Frontier (also known as the Wild West).

      Games

      Xbox 360, Playstation 3

      $28

      WG
      Will Gu
      Written on May 8, 2017
      "Not the best solution since GTA is set in today's world and deals with cars. The solution is set in the past and on horseback. Crime is the only connection between the two..."
      WG
      Will Gu
      Written on May 8, 2017
      "Not the best solution since GTA is set in today's world and deals with cars. The solution is set in the past and on horseback. Crime is the only connection between the two games."
      RS
      Ridhi Sen
      Written on February 21, 2017
      "A Wild West style open world game. This has a great story, and a more relaxed pace, you are riding around on horses, playing poker, and getting into duels."
    2. 11
      Sleeping Dogs

      Sleeping Dogs is an action-adventure video game that takes place from a third-person perspective. The player controls Wei Shen, a Chinese-American police officer who goes undercover and infiltrates the Sun On Yee Triad organization.  

      Games

      PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows

      $29.99

      LY
      Ling Ye
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "After being a faithful GTA player, I wanted a similar game, but with new twists. Sleeping Dogs did not disappoint me. It gives me the same feel of the open world grittiness..."
      LY
      Ling Ye
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "After being a faithful GTA player, I wanted a similar game, but with new twists. Sleeping Dogs did not disappoint me. It gives me the same feel of the open world grittiness of GTA, but in completely different settings."
      PH
      Paul Henderson
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Sleeping Dogs is an action-adventure game similar to GTA. You will have to play in the role of an undercover agent that infiltrates in the Yakuza mafia. It's really funny, and it will keep you stuck to it!"
      RS
      Ralph Soto
      Written on June 1, 2017
      "Sleeping dogs is definitely a bit like gta, however not nearly as good. It's fun, but does not have the high replay ability that gta has due to lack of missions and weapons."
      DC
      Doris Contreras
      Written on August 23, 2017
      "I tend to enjoy the game GTA. I think this game is pretty similar and really fun looking in it's own regard. I like the action involved."
    3. 9
      Bully

      Bully is a third-person action-adventure game set in a school environment. The player takes control of a 15-year-old teenage rebel James "Jimmy" Hopkins, who from the opening cutscene is revealed to be a difficult student.

      Games

      Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Windows

      $14.99

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      Mildred Soto
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This game is like GTA if you're looking to age it down and go tiny. It definitely has the same devil-may-care feel, but you're also controlling a teenager in a school which,..."
      MS
      Mildred Soto
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "This game is like GTA if you're looking to age it down and go tiny. It definitely has the same devil-may-care feel, but you're also controlling a teenager in a school which, given various events, is a little uncomfortable imo."
      GC
      George Carr
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Bully is a third person action shooter that takes place in a school environment. It's highly rated and a lot of fun to play. It's made by the creators of GTA, so it plays close to the same as that game."
      SP
      Sanvi Patel
      Written on February 26, 2017
      "This is a remake of Bully for the PS2. It's a pretty unique game where you follow the story of a kid in high school with a bit of open world mechanics."
      JA
      Joyce Andrews
      Written on May 16, 2017
      "IT is a game similar to GTA because they both are involved with the mafia, and extortion, but it lack some of its open world capabilities."
    1. 8
      Saints Row IV

      In Saints Row IV the US President must save Earth from Zinyak, an alien overlord. You'll have an arsenal of superpowers and strange weapons at your disposal in the wildest open world game ever. 

      Games

      Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Windows

      $14.99

      RS
      Richard Sanchez
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "One of the best games if you compare it to GTA. The same people who made GTA made Saints Row IV and is your ideal go-to game if you like GTA. It's reasonably priced and has..."
      RS
      Richard Sanchez
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "One of the best games if you compare it to GTA. The same people who made GTA made Saints Row IV and is your ideal go-to game if you like GTA. It's reasonably priced and has amazing graphics on top of it."
      GM
      Gabriel Mercado
      Written on February 14, 2017
      "Saints row is a fairly old game at this point, but still fun. It's fairly similar to gta, just a bit more... Whacky. Theres more humor to it and it's not as realistic. Still a good gta alternative."
      AM
      Ashley Miller
      Written on August 22, 2017
      "Looking for something new to play? Try this epic game."
    2. 8
      Just Cause 3

      Just Cause 3 is an action-adventure game, played from a third-person perspective. It is set in an open world environment of fictional Mediterranean island known as Medici with Rico Rodriguez set as the protagonist. 

      Games

      Playstation 4, Xbox One, Windows

      $34.92

      ML
      Mary Lopez
      Written on March 7, 2017
      "Just Cause 3 is the sequel to the popular Just Cause 2. You have an island where you can do whatever you want. Fly around on planes, parachute, hang glide, and zip line..."
      ML
      Mary Lopez
      Written on March 7, 2017
      "Just Cause 3 is the sequel to the popular Just Cause 2. You have an island where you can do whatever you want. Fly around on planes, parachute, hang glide, and zip line around and beat up terrorists."
      LL
      Laura Luna
      Written on August 4, 2017
      "Just Cause 3 is a great alternative to GTA. The gameplay is really fun. It is hard to make a game as fun as GTA but Just Cause 3 did a good job."
    3. 7
      Watch Dogs 2

      Welcome to San Francisco. Play as Marcus, a brilliant young hacker, and join the most notorious hacker group, DedSec. Your objective: execute the biggest hack of history. 

      Games

      Playstation 4, Xbox One, Windows

      $59.99

      ES
      Eric Stewart
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Looking for the best games like GTA, I got Watch Dogs 2. This game has a lot too it, but the only thing that this game has that's similar to GTA is that it's open-world. Fun..."
      ES
      Eric Stewart
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Looking for the best games like GTA, I got Watch Dogs 2. This game has a lot too it, but the only thing that this game has that's similar to GTA is that it's open-world. Fun game nonetheless."
      JG
      Janet Gomez
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "Watch Dogs seems to be a very similar game to GTA. It has very nice looking animation, and from the preview appears to have solid game play. I'm very satisfied with this option."
      DR
      Dennis Robertson
      Written on July 4, 2017
      "Watch dogs 2, in my opinion, is not as good as the first. But if you liked the first, you'll like this. It's no gta, but it's about as close as you can get aside from just cause"
      GS
      George Sanders
      Written on January 25, 2017
      "Fun game at first, but some of the storylines got old. The graphics definitely weren't as good as GTA either."
    4. 4
      Mafia III

      It’s 1968 and after years of combat in Vietnam, Lincoln Clay knows this truth: family isn’t who you’re born with, it’s who you die for.. Mafia 3 is a sandbox game with plenty of shooting. 

      Games

      Windows, Mac, Xbox One, Playstation 4

      $39.99

      JW
      Jordan Walsh
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "If you like a good story during your gaming, Mafia III is a standout title. Combining elements of First Blood and Goodfellas, Mafia III spins a good yarn as it goes. I don't..."
      JW
      Jordan Walsh
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "If you like a good story during your gaming, Mafia III is a standout title. Combining elements of First Blood and Goodfellas, Mafia III spins a good yarn as it goes. I don't know if the actual game play is as precise and entertaining as it could be. But the story keeps you moving through until the end. The world is open and allows you a fair amount of freedom to explore."
      EB
      Emily Bradley
      Written on June 17, 2017
      "Mafia 3 is a Grand Theft Auto like game but it's set in the 60s. It tries to be more serious than GTA, but the craziness is what makes these games fun."
      MM
      Maria Martin
      Written on January 8, 2017
      "Fun and addictive game. Not as good of a story line as GTA but still a great game."
    5. 4
      State of Decay 2

      State of Decay 2 is an open world zombie survival game. You can build your community and invite up to three friends to explore a world with zombies. Establish a base and develop your characters to survive in this post-apocalyptic world.

      Games

      Xbox One

      $29.99

      DG
      Daniel Gaytán
      Written on March 21, 2017
      "State of Decay is an open world survial game that is full of zombies to to kill. You need to build a base and build it up and build up your character. It is available on..."
      DG
      Daniel Gaytán
      Written on March 21, 2017
      "State of Decay is an open world survial game that is full of zombies to to kill. You need to build a base and build it up and build up your character. It is available on X-box and Windows. It will be released in spring of 2018. I don't think that his really is the same game style as GTA though. I would say it doesn't really fit the topic."
      JO
      Jordan Oliver
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "When I am looking for a game like grand theft auto, I tend to not buy zombie apocalypse games like State of decay on xbox live marketplace. This game is nothing like grand theft auto and after I played it I wanted a full refund."
      SJ
      Shaurya Jhadav
      Written on July 20, 2017
      "State of decay is like a hybrid between walking dead and gta. Great fun, open world, great weapons, good story, lots of replayability."
    6. 2
      Dead Rising 3 Apocalypse Edition
      Dead Rising 3 Apocalypse Edition is a game where you have to explore Los Perdidos, a zombie-infested city. You'll fight to find a way out before a military strike destroys the entire city, and everyone else in it. 
      Games

      Xbox One, Windows

      $29.99

      JW
      Jerry Ward
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "In my opinion, GTA is probably one of the best sandbox games ever developed. I was interested in finding a game similar to GTA since I loved the serious so much, so I decided..."
      JW
      Jerry Ward
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "In my opinion, GTA is probably one of the best sandbox games ever developed. I was interested in finding a game similar to GTA since I loved the serious so much, so I decided to give Dead Rising 3 Apocalypse Edition a try. Overall I liked the game, my main gripe is that there is no free roam once you finish the game which is probably one of the best features in GTA."
      RP
      Rajesh Pawar
      Written on August 3, 2017
      "The city was overwhelmed with zombies coming from every direction. Every time I fought my way out, more would come from another direction. I broke into the gun store to get a semi-auto weapon. I blasted my way through the clearing just before the strike hit."
      MO
      María Ortega
      Written on March 21, 2017
      "Dead Rising 3 is a fun, if a bit mindless, game about a zombie apocalypse. You craft weapons and armor out of items you find like baseball bats, sawblades, nails, ect., and take out the zombies."
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      Christian Davis
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "helped me find an awesome open world game"
    7. 2
      L.A. Noire
      L.A. Noire is a mystery-solving sandbox game developed by Team Bondi and published by Rockstar Games. You play as an LAPD detective in late 1940s, Los Angeles, being given an open-ended challenge to solve a series of murder mysteries. 
      Games

      Playstation 4, Xbox One, Windows

      $39.99

      SM
      Sarah Murray
      Written on June 1, 2017
      "If you're a fan of GTA, then you have to give this game a try. I thoroughly enjoyed the plot and the fact that I could shoot it out with the bad guys! I think the graphics are..."
      SM
      Sarah Murray
      Written on June 1, 2017
      "If you're a fan of GTA, then you have to give this game a try. I thoroughly enjoyed the plot and the fact that I could shoot it out with the bad guys! I think the graphics are awesome and the gameplay is great! Also the setting in 1940s is interesting- you don't see many games like that."
      KW
      Kyle Wade
      Written on January 20, 2017
      "crime solving thriller game where your senses are stimulated. And if all else fails, there is gun in your hand."

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    Summary

    Best games like GTA
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 Red Dead Redemption Games 14 Paid
    2 Sleeping Dogs Games 11 Paid
    3 Bully Games 9 Paid
    4 Saints Row IV Games 8 Paid
    5 Just Cause 3 Games 8 Paid
    6 Watch Dogs 2 Games 7 Paid
    7 Mafia III Games 4 Paid
    8 State of Decay 2 Games 4 Paid
    9 Dead Rising 3 Apocalypse Edition Games 2 Paid
    10 L.A. Noire Games 2 Paid
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