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Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry

Available on PS4
Instructors can utilize this program to educate students about the seriousness and brutal nature of the slave trade, while also incorporating the uprising of activist groups for the emancipation of slaves. Graphics and sequences of this game emphasize the extent of French tyranny, proportions of slave plantations and slave boats, and the need for slave rebellion.

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey

Available on PS4
Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey is a single-player action-oriented stealth RPG based during the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta. Its epic narrative ties in with Greek mythology and the historical narrative of the war in Greece. The player chooses to control a male or female mercenary as they explore an open world brimming with historical personages, unearthing the secrets of a cult that spreads throughout Greece, participating in large-scale battles, and mastering naval warfare in the ancient Aegean. 

Moon Hunters

Available on PS4
Moon Hunters is a cooperative “personality test RPG” for one to four players. When the moon fails to rise over a richly drawn world inspired by Mesopotamian mythology, players must choose their own paths to fight back the ensuing chaos, exploring procedurally generated worlds, varying with every playthrough and shaped by every difficult decision.

Lego Marvel Superheroes

Available on PS4

Gone Home

Available on PS4
Set in 1995, this first-person exploration game casts the player as a young woman returning to her rural Oregon home to find it deserted. She wanders through the mansion at the player’s chosen pace, learning secrets about the environment and her family history. During her absence, she discovers, her younger sister had come out to their family as a lesbian, creating chaos. Gone Home offers an open, richly environmental gaming experience and a deep narrative that the player must work to assemble.

inFAMOUS Second Son

Available on PS4

A Plague Tale: Innocence

Available on PS4
In this action-adventure horror stealth game set in 1348, the player controls, from a third-person perspective, Amicia de Rune, a young girl of noble descent from rural Aquitaine. Forced to flee the Inquisition with her brother (ill from birth), she must avoid infected rats, English soldiers, and forces of supernatural evil. The game’s design, heavy on narrative, emphasizes developing relationships between characters during adverse circumstances, such as the historic Black Death epidemic and the devastation of the Hundred Years’ War.

Dying Light

Available on PS4

King’s Quest

Available on PS4

The Playroom

Available on PS4