Infamous feels a little dated, it's not a game that's going to age well at all. Infamous 2, however, is much better.
Make sure you beat Infamous 1 before plying Infamous 2, though, so that you understand the story/characters and what's going on.
“Anna, my strong, terrifying Anna.” -Cas
"You lack the requisite spine and testicular fortitude to study under me" -Elodin