World War 1 has been the hot topic within the gaming community since the announcement that Battlefield 1 will be released in two months. If you cannot wait until it then you can pick up Verdun for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in August. It has already been available to PC gamers since late last year and ratings for the game are pretty good.
The Game takes you through The Great War as you play for different historical factions between 1914 and 1918. The FPS takes it name from the infamous Battle of Verdun. Its renowned for its convincing World War 1 setting and expertly crafted game play. If you have never seen it, here is the console announcement trailer.