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.

With the country locked down due to the coronavirus, and with the highly anticipated PlayStation 5 ready for launch at the end of the year, there’s never been a better time to revisit the best games ever released for the PS2.