The PlayStation 2 is one of the greatest gaming systems of all time. Not only has it sold more units than any other home or handheld console, it supports thousands of titles and arrived at a time when video games were becoming more complex, artistic, and immersive. If you were part of the generation that discovered video games through titles like GTA III and God of War, chances are the PS2 played a major role in your youth.

The country is locked down due to the coronavirus, and odds are you didn’t get your hands on a PlayStation 5 yet. So, there’s never been a better time the best Playstation 2 games ever released – according to our own personal criteria.