This list will provide you with the games where you can manipulate with the timeline, freezing the time at your will. It will usually give you a lot of possibilities to continue with your gameplay in the way you like! You can stop the clock in any of the games below.
Games with the ability to stop time
Quantum Break is a unique sci-fi TPS where you take control over Jack Joyce, who has the ability to manipulate the time around him. One of his basic skill is to freeze everything and everybody in place, while he himself can move and act normally.
As Jack Joyce the player needs to oppose Monarch Solutions guards and other enemies in order to deal with the space-time apocalypse. Armed with a variety of firearms and his supernatural time-manipulating abilities, Joyce is up for challenge.
|Release year:||2016 (PC, X One), 2017 (PS4), 2019 (Switch)|
An untypical first-person shooter, in which we take out other enemies in a very minimalistic, abstract environment. The most specific game feature is its time mechanics.
The time in the game progress only if the player moves. Such a situation makes it possible for the player to think twice about what he or she is going to do next, and it enables them to adjust their actions to the on-screen events.
Travel in time to stop evil scientist from ruling the dystopian world in an alternate timestream. The game focuses both on its gameplay as well as on the interesting storyline.
Taking control over the Beta Suit, a special suit-device capable of manipulating time, the player needs to travel to 1939 in order to stop Dr Krone and fix his own suit, which has got damaged during the time travel. Through the idea of Beta Suit, the game features a number of possibilities to “play with time”.
Prince of Persia: Sands of Time
|Genre:||Action-adventure, hack’n’slash, puzzle-platformer|
|Release year:||year 2003 (PC, PS2, Xbox), 2018 (Switch, Android, iOS), 2010 (PS3)|
One of the most popular franchises from the Ubisoft’s stable. A unique combination of combat, puzzle-solving and magic in a hack-and-slash style. Described by some as the predecessor of the Assassin’s Creed series.
Take control over the Prince, whose mission is to stop the horrors he had unleashed unintentionally, being misled by a treacherous Vizier. Possessing his Dagger of Time, he needs to return the Sands of Time to their hourglass if he wishes to fix the situation.
The second installment of the series tells the story after the events of the first Dishonored. Now, except for Corvo, we can also control Empress Emily Kaldwin.
Besides the fact that the game continues with the story from the first installment, the mechanisms it features are very much like those we know from the first title of the series. The key component here is the Outsider’s mark, which enables the player to use special abilities.