Download Online Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Fortnite

    2.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Mac

    Light hearted survival crafting game

    9
    602 votes
    • PROS: Great multiplayer title, Wild battles
    • CONS: Lack of cohesion, Games become repetitive
  • ROBLOX

    2.350.231118

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Lego-like sandbox worlds designed for kids

    8
    23806 votes
    • PROS: Lots of creative freedom, Tons of user created worlds to explore and play with, Safe for children, Parent login to manage your kid's account
    • CONS: Game is fairly glitchy, Website is unintuitive, Limited features for non-paying members
  • Minecraft

    1.12.2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Web Apps

    Sandbox game of creativity and survival

    7
    187453 votes
    • PROS: Immense worlds, Complete freedom of movement, Very creative
    • CONS: Occasional connection problems, Lack of in-game instructions
  • Steam

    2.10.91.91

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    The ultimate games platform from Valve

    7
    7481 votes
    • PROS: An impressive catalog of games , An active community , Amazing promotions , Automatic updates , Easy to handle
    • CONS: An aging interface , Lack of options for navigating easily through the catalog , The security aspects on some games prevents sharing
  • Need For Speed World

    1.8.40.1166

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Car chases and multiplayer online races

    8
    13318 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
  • Garena+

    2.0.3183

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Find online opponents instantly

    8
    2265 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
  • CrossFire

    2.011

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Action packed online multiplayer shooter

    8
    4894 votes
    • PROS: Four game modes, Runs on most PCs
    • CONS: Graphics a bit outdated
  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    (CS: GO)

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The classic online shooter, updated for a new generation

    7
    7598 votes
    • PROS: Excellent, balanced gameplay, Permanent death, Updated graphics and maps, Extremely addictive
    • CONS: Arms Race mode is lightweight
  • Pixlr Editor

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online photo editor for personal and professional needs

    9
    26 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.
  • Rust

    Alpha 0.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    An online survival game inspired by Minecraft and DayZ

    7
    3871 votes
    • PROS: An impressive graphics engine, Large online game world, Lots to build and customize
    • CONS: Currently lacking content , Can be frustrating
  • Trackmania Nations Forever

    2.11.26

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Awesome free online racing game

    8
    2992 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.
  • Team Fortress 2

    2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent free online multiplayer shooter from Valve

    8
    3574 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!
  • SimCity

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

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

    7
    1229 votes
    • PROS: Technically brilliant, Rich in detail and subtlety, Sophisticated economic system, Dynamic gameplay
    • CONS: Always online , Less suitable for solo play
  • Mobile Legends: Bang bang

    1.1.83.1563

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    iPhone
    Android

    A 5V5 RTS online battle game

    8
    22 votes
    • PROS: Game balancing is unfair and yet oddly effective, Mobile Legends Bang Bang
    • CONS: The app will occasionally crash for no reason, There is an intermittent lag problem
  • 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
    955 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
  • Battlefield Play4Free

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free multiplayer online first person shooter

    7
    1711 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
  • Counter-Strike Online

    0.59

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Freemium version of the iconic shooter

    7
    12724 votes
    • PROS: Low requirements, Easy to learn difficult to master, Lost of game modes
    • CONS: Looks dated
  • World of Tanks

    EU Version 9.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online multiplayer tank warfare

    7
    1395 votes
    • PROS: Looks good, Large range of realistic tanks, Deep gameplay
    • CONS: Frustrating for new players, Complex interface, Lacking humor
  • Operation7

    (Europe) 1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Online first person shooter for the serious gamer

    8
    6312 votes
    • PROS: Realistic action, Great sound effects, Free to play
    • CONS: Some maps are a bit dull, No offline or single player mode
  • Brawlhalla

    Early Access

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free online platform fighter

    8
    122 votes
    • PROS: Free to play, Regular updates
    • CONS: Some player base complaints, Mechanics
Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
#NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
12.350.231118238068.4Windows, Android
21.8.40.1166133187.5Windows
30.59127247.4Windows
41.12.21874537.2Windows, Mac, Web Apps
5(CS: GO)75987.2Windows, Mac
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