10 Similar Games like GTA for Extravagant Fun

There are many games which are permitting to wander freely and do what ever we wish. So if you are a person who wants to explore at own place and want to roam freely like open world game apart from missions.

There many people who were playing lot of GTA games. In this case one should know that GTA alone is not the game with large map and open world. We are here with few games which are similar like GTA.

  1. Saints Row IV

This game is all about Action and adventure. There may be a question raised why should one play this, then here is the answer. IF you thick GTA playing is involved with full fun then you are going to blow off and over the top action saints row brings to the classification. This game is playing fully with full of enjoyment and without getting bore of it.

Here one is going to play as repetition of Saints Row mighty using special powers. This game is perfect game for those who never played Saints Row before, and will be the best game for those who played it’s previous series. Superhero powers and steroids together combined in saint Row IV. Playing this game will let you to go through ridiculous and nonsensical storyline where both funny and will entertain the gamer to the maximum.

Playing this game will make one to feel as if you are in the origin. This game is really about enjoying oneself and having lot of fun as this is not a serious game. Those who prefer to roam and explore the entire collection of games is going to find themselves in the heaven when they start playing this game one can do whatsoever they wish either explore or destroy.

Where to buy: Xbox, Playstation, Steam

Works on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Linux

  1. LA Noire

This game is about open world, crime- thriller and action oriented. GTA games set in the 1940s. This game was also created by the same who developed GTA(Grand theft Auto). Here instead of standing In a criminal perspective view which is available in GTA here one need to stand as a law enforcement officer’s perspective point of view which is made to experience by L.A. Noire. The game starts here as a detective in 1940s. One need to work from the bottom and work your way up in any way you like.

Here one gets promotions, demotions, praise, appraisal etc. depending upon how you choose to solve the cases. Here one can snatch people’s car and roam but will affect the game reputation. Each case will be containing a unfold story to solve. Here one need to plan well to make any type of move because here your reputation is hold up and one need not want to end up in a complicated situation.

All the actions from 1940s like fast car chases, gun fights, stand offs will be getting in this game.  This is the perfect game for mystery and detective gameplay devotee.

Where to buy: Xbox, Playstation, Steam

Works on: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Windows

  1. Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption is all about Open World, Western Action-Adventure. With continuation to Rockstar’s popular games Red Dead Redemption, here Red dead Redemption 2 is one of the best world games that one can play currently.  If you are a fan of GTA Franchise which is compulsorily set in American Wild West then you will definitely fall in love with Red dead Redemption 2.

Here it is all about some thrilling things like one need to ride on the horse back gateways, bank robbery and some severe gunfights. This game is one of the best which released in 2018 and is executed perfectly. So here it is one can start playing immediately by getting the guns and go through adventurous classic west.

Where to buy: Xbox, PlayStation

Works on: Xbox One, PlayStation 4

  1. Sleeping Dogs

Sleeping Dog is themed with Open World, Action-Adventure. Sleeping dog is a game where it takes us through the alluring and vibrant streets of Hong Kong where we need to penetrate into a dangerous gang. Here you are going to play as a police, you need to enter the mortal gang and destroy it from inside.

The story is really fascinating and grabs your full attention inside the game. Therefore the combat system in this game is high end and one can feel at every hit. Here your army arts techniques will be showed to them and combat allows you to take on multiple targets. One need to be like a criminal who go around them to bring about dangers, the real motive of you should be gaining the information from the gang and help the police to trap them for good. Here few Kung fu chops and made with more like Asian style.

Here one need to keep one thing in a mind that you are a cop and acting like a criminal so you should not go beyond a limit otherwise you will be under trouble.

Where to buy: Xbox, Playstation, Steam

Works on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows

  1. Mafia II

Mafia II is about Open World, Crime Thriller, Action. This games takes you to the fascinating world of Top crowed families. So player will be a one among the mafia and feels like being in the Godfather. The story starts from a small time criminal who grows suddenly into a ranking under world criminal and become the boss for one of the most dangerous crowed families in the game.

The things which make the game more interesting is Honor, trust and occasion betrayal. Not like the previous game here are you are against the law and one can experience the 1940s again. Here due to its cinematic scenes it makes the story really amazing in depth.

This games looks more like a Hollywood movie with fascinating story and beautifully rendered cut scenes which surprises some of the budget movie to feel shamed with the acting. With the continuation to Mafia II there came another series Mafia III which is not praised as Mafia II so we have not listed below.

Where to buyXboxPlaystationSteam

Works on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Mac OS

  1. Payday 2

Payday 2 is about Open World, Crime Thriller, Shooter. If One think that robbing and doing thefts in GTA is the best ever then you are definitely going to fall in love with Payday 2 because this game is about doing robbery by pulling your friends with you. This is the best game for playing with friends and you can together perform robbery in the banks. Robbing in a high secure place will let you to experience the thrilling. The overall game portraits like you are in a best robbery movie.

The motive of the game is to make the robbery silently and get away quickly before the police comes in but you also have the access to shoot the people as well. Here Payday 2 is allowed to play in 4 player co-op mode although single player mode is descent. No where it is found to perform robbery with friends, so this is really exciting.

Where to buy: Xbox, Playstation, Steam

Works on: Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Linux

  1. Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4 is themed with Open World, Action-Adventure. Another alternative for GTA released in 1028 is Just Cause 4. Roaring everything up in the most humorous fun way is the latest addition in the Just cause 4. Here one will get all the access to huge number of deadly weapons which means you can bring up dangers on the enemies in the way you like. With the portable rockets, you can throw the peoples send them flying to the moon. It’s all about turning mad. One can discover from top to bottom.

One can perform mentally ill stunts and moves, the game is filled with over-the-top action and it’s definitely exciting for people who are looking for some serious fun and action. Performing the destruction in many ways most imaginative and creative ways you can ever dream. The game is about all confusions.

Where to buy: Xbox, PlayStation, Steam

Works on: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Windows

  1. Yakuza Kiwami 2

This game named Yakuza Kiwami 2 is about Open World, Action-Adventure. This is a remake of game called Yakuza 2 which was in existence in 2006, so thereafter Yakuza Kiwami 2 came in which is great action adventure title that allows the player to do anything and everything they want to do.

The game follows the same plot structure as the older title, while adding new gameplay features and a couple of new story elements that resolve confusing plot points from the previous game. The game is set in the fictional Japanese districts of Kamurocho, Tokyo and Sotenbori, Osaka, and offers the same combat mechanics as the older game. Yakuza Kiwami 2 is a must-try for anyone looking for a GTA alternative based in an oriental setting.

  1. Watch Dogs 2

Watch dogs 2 game is based on Open World, Action-Adventure, Stealth. This is a game which cam after the famous open world game called Watch Dogs, which was launched 3 years before in San Francisco, also installed ctOS(Central operating system) where one can get connected to everyone and everything.

The story depends on a hacker who was punished wrongly for a crime which he did not commit he is Mr. Marcus Holloway. Here he Marcus Holloway joins a hacking group DedSec to take down ctOS and Blume in order to save a innocent citizens, the company that created the platforms.

Where to buy: Xbox, PlayStation, Steam

Works on: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Windows

  1. Bully

This game is about Open World, Action-Adventure.  If anyone want to browbeat in ypur school then this is the game for you. The game starts like you are Jimmy who joins a new school and finds almost everyone is a bully. The motive of the jimmy is to get rid of the bullies and want to bring peace to the school.

One can even learn and attend classes if you want to help them really. One need to help Jimmy by increasing the rank of the school and become the godfather who saves everyone from the bullies.

One can make use of hands or small weapons to fight against the bullies and also sole trusted bicycles, skateboards can be used to locate the world. If you find kids beating each other into pulp then this game is for you. Become the big bad bully in this game and gain the respect of your peers.

Where to buy: Xbox, Playstation, Steam, Wii

Works on: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 2, Windows, Wii


One can stop playing GTA games for some time and try these different games instead. These games are slightly old but definitely makes best in their classes. If you’ve been looking for an open world game with a different storyline and gameplay than GTA then these are the perfect games for you.

If anyone thinks there are other open world games that worth to be on the list, then please share with us the details through comment box and also please give your feedback on the favorite GTA games.

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