Download Action Online Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    (CS: GO)

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The classic online shooter, updated for a new generation

    7
    7182 votes
    • PROS: Excellent, balanced gameplay, Permanent death, Updated graphics and maps, Extremely addictive
    • CONS: Arms Race mode is lightweight
  • Multi Theft Auto: San Andreas

    (MTA:SA) 1.5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    GTA San Andreas... multiplayer!

    8
    2525 votes
    • PROS: Multiplayer mod for GTA San Andreas, Many plugins and online documentation, Map editor to modify the landscape, Does not change the game's original files
    • CONS: There are no pedestrians or traffic
  • CrossFire

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Action packed online multiplayer shooter

    8
    4707 votes
    • PROS: Four game modes, Runs on most PCs
    • CONS: Graphics a bit outdated
  • Need for Speed Rivals

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Racing game with awesome visuals, lots of action and...overloaded servers

    7
    2159 votes
    • PROS: Open world, Races for racers and cops, Seamless integration of offline and online mode, Very good graphics, music and sound effects, Good approach to second screens
    • CONS: Connection problems and delays in online game, Clunky keyboard controls
  • Team Fortress 2

    2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent free online multiplayer shooter from Valve

    8
    3438 votes
    • PROS: Great tutorials, Varied character classes, Looks good, Fast gameplay, Varied game modes
    • CONS: Bot play not so fun, You will die a lot as a new player!
  • Rust

    Alpha 0.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    An online survival game inspired by Minecraft and DayZ

    7
    3777 votes
    • PROS: An impressive graphics engine, Large online game world, Lots to build and customize
    • CONS: Currently lacking content , Can be frustrating
  • Brawlhalla

    Early Access

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online platform fighter

    8
    78 votes
    • PROS: Free to play, Regular updates
    • CONS: Some player base complaints, Mechanics
  • Street Fighter V

    Street Fighter 5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The classic 2D fighter is more alive than ever

    8
    222 votes
    • PROS: Gameplay remains flawless, Both graphics and sound still amaze, The concept is excellent always online
    • CONS: Patches and server updates are needed NOW, Capcom's weird DLC policies
  • Operation7

    (Europe) 1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online first person shooter for the serious gamer

    8
    6276 votes
    • PROS: Realistic action, Great sound effects, Free to play
    • CONS: Some maps are a bit dull, No offline or single player mode
  • PAYDAY 2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Movie-like thefts in cooperative mode

    7
    1116 votes
    • PROS: Improved original idea, Team work, Online missions and connection
    • CONS: Enemy AI, Graphics could be improved
  • Street Fighter IV Champion Edition

    1.00.00

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Street Fighter IV Champion Edition - Take the Ultimate Fighting Game Wherever You Go!

    9
    8 votes
    • PROS: Thriving online community, Lengthy offline modes
    • CONS: Graphics are a big step down from consoles, Needs a very firm internet connection for online play
  • Wolf Team

    6.06

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Multiplayer online action game starring werewolves

    8
    3402 votes
    • PROS: Up to 16 players at a time, Huge weapon selection, Switch between human and werewolf, 7 different game modes
    • CONS: Occasional lag time with some servers
  • Planetside 2

    Preview

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Huge online multiplayer battles

    8
    1429 votes
    • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Phantoms

      1.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An excellent free online multiplayer FPS reminiscent of Battlefield

      7
      124 votes
      • PROS: Thoughtful balance between players , Highly developed team game , Good progression system with no purchase required
      • CONS: Dated graphics, Too much obligation to buy things
    • Modern Combat 2: Black Pegasus

      1.2.7

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Classy 3D first-person shooter for Android

      8
      97 votes
      • PROS: Awesome graphics, Stunning sound, Captivating gameplay, Online multiplayer
      • CONS: Multiplayer only works over WiFi
    • S4 League

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free multiplayer online action game

      8
      1769 votes
      • PROS: Frenetic, action-packed battles, Colorful attractive graphics, Good background music, Interesting social network elements
      • CONS: It takes ages to load, Sometimes games feel too stressful
    • Unreal Tournament

      3 Demo

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The quintessential FPS is back

      8
      388 votes
      • PROS: Demo features several game modes, including online multiplayer games, Many weapons and different vehicles available, Bots can be configured with different AI levels to match all players
      • CONS: Demo is a bit buggy, No information on how to control some vehicles
    • MapleStory

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Gripping yet simple online role playing game

      7
      893 votes
      • PROS: Innovative gameplay, Gorgeous graphics and sounds, Customizable controls
      • CONS: Some users may be put off by the cutesy graphics
    • Loadout

      v.40

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An excellent free online action game in the style of Team Fortress and Borderlands

      6
      69 votes
      • PROS: Excellent cartoon aesthetics, Create your own weapons, Customize your avatar, A variety of game modes
      • CONS: Lack of explanation for beginners
    • America's Army: Proving Grounds

      4.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free online game somewhere between Counter Strike and Call of Duty

      7
      87 votes
      • PROS: Funs and tense multiplayer matches, Completely free without optional transactions, Well-established gameplay
      • CONS: Few game modes available, Sorely lacking in originality, The message will not appeal to everyone
    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
    12.047077.850754195878479Windows
    2(Europe) 1.662767.712364563416196Windows
    32.1.034387.669982547993018Windows
    4(CS: GO)71827.04915065441381Windows, Mac
    5Alpha 0.137776.742255758538514Windows, Mac