Download Online Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Garena+

    2.0.1801.1820

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Find online opponents instantly

    8
    2107 votes
    • PROS: Connect with gamers worldwide, Internal messaging and forum system, Special World of Warcraft 3 features
    • CONS: Doesn't support all major titles, To personalise avatars you must pay, Beta may be unstable
  • Need For Speed World

    1.8.40.1166

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Car chases and multiplayer online races

    8
    13241 votes
    • PROS: Stable, easy to get playing, Big racing world, Entertaining multiplayer races
    • CONS: Players in free mode are shown as ghosts, Customization is limited to cosmetic changes
  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    (CS: GO)

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The classic online shooter, updated for a new generation

    7
    7382 votes
    • PROS: Excellent, balanced gameplay, Permanent death, Updated graphics and maps, Extremely addictive
    • CONS: Arms Race mode is lightweight
  • Counter-Strike Online

    0.59

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Freemium version of the iconic shooter

    7
    12688 votes
    • PROS: Low requirements, Easy to learn difficult to master, Lost of game modes
    • CONS: Looks dated
  • CrossFire

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Action packed online multiplayer shooter

    8
    4786 votes
    • PROS: Four game modes, Runs on most PCs
    • CONS: Graphics a bit outdated
  • Team Fortress 2

    2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent free online multiplayer shooter from Valve

    8
    3492 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
    3825 votes
    • PROS: An impressive graphics engine, Large online game world, Lots to build and customize
    • CONS: Currently lacking content , Can be frustrating
  • FIFA World

    Beta

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online football games with FIFA World

    7
    1966 votes
    • PROS: Simple and immediate gameplay , Works on slower computers , Can be played with gamepad , Several game modes
    • CONS: Sloppy artificial intelligence , Very similar to FIFA’s Ultimate Team mode, Connection failures for the online mode
  • Trackmania Nations Forever

    2.11.26

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Awesome free online racing game

    8
    2977 votes
    • PROS: More than 60 tracks, Several gaming modes, offline and online, Customizable elements, Easy to configure, easy to control, Great graphics and music
    • CONS: None. Seriously.
  • SimCity

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    All new SimCity, but does the online break the game?

    7
    1191 votes
    • PROS: Technically brilliant, Rich in detail and subtlety, Sophisticated economic system, Dynamic gameplay
    • CONS: Always online , Less suitable for solo play
  • Pixlr Editor

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online photo editor for personal and professional needs

    9
    7 votes
    • PROS: This editor appears nearly identical to more well-known versions., Options such as layering and a lasso tool are freely available.
    • CONS: There is no pen tool offered within this package., The editor is only supported by Google Chrome.
  • Brawlhalla

    Early Access

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online platform fighter

    8
    112 votes
    • PROS: Free to play, Regular updates
    • CONS: Some player base complaints, Mechanics
  • World of Tanks

    EU Version 9.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online multiplayer tank warfare

    7
    1380 votes
    • PROS: Looks good, Large range of realistic tanks, Deep gameplay
    • CONS: Frustrating for new players, Complex interface, Lacking humor
  • Hearthstone

    Heroes of Warcraft 1.11.6.2438

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    iPhone

    An excellent free online card game set in the Warcraft universe

    7
    939 votes
    • PROS: A game that is both accessible and has depth, Neat graphics and sounds, Purchasing and creating cards system simple and effective
    • CONS: Impossible to play offline
  • The Hunter

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Online Game for Hunting Fans

    7
    1158 votes
    • PROS: Stunning graphics, Lots of habitats to explore, The ability to connect and play with other gamers
    • CONS: Not for true animal lovers, Can be rather gruesome
  • TABZ

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fun and engrossing game to battle zombies online

    9
    148 votes
    • PROS: There is currently no charge to download this game, All users controls are found on the keyboard ideal for experienced gamers
    • CONS: There can be instances when it is necessary to update a current graphics card, There are no plans to update Tabz in the future
  • Battlefield Play4Free

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free multiplayer online first person shooter

    7
    1702 votes
    • PROS: Good graphics, Intense gameplay, Variety of fun vehicles to use, 32 player games
    • CONS: Some glitches, Some gameplay imbalances, Offputting for new players
  • MARVEL END TIME ARENA

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Marvel-Based Multiplayer Online Battle Arena Game

    8
    40 votes
    • PROS: The overall appearance of the characters is smooth and polished., 30 different Marvel heroes (and villains) can be chosen.
    • CONS: Users with 32-bit operating systems will not be able to play this game., Anyone without a high-speed Internet connection will experience buffering issues.
  • Operation7

    (Europe) 1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online first person shooter for the serious gamer

    8
    6297 votes
    • PROS: Realistic action, Great sound effects, Free to play
    • CONS: Some maps are a bit dull, No offline or single player mode
  • Pokemon Trading Card Game Online

    TCGO 2.23.1.864

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The official PC Pokemon trading card game

    7
    745 votes
    • PROS: All Pokemon cards in a free game , Possibility of exchanging cards , Fluid and well done
    • CONS: Menus unclear
Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
#NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
12.047867.9Windows
2(Europe) 1.662977.7Windows
31.8.40.1166132417.5Windows
40.59126887.4Windows
5(CS: GO)73827.1Windows, Mac