What are the best free multiplayer FPS PC games?

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    Joe Hawkins
    Written on December 17, 2018
    "When I want to play games directly in my browser, I always use brave! To me, it definitely loads everything faster, plus, it's anti-tracking so no spies or corporations get info about what I do online"
    1. 6
      BlackShot: Mercenary Warfare FPS
      BlackShot is a free-to-play, FPS set in a post-apocalyptic world. Join other mercenaries and engage in brutal team combat with multiple game modes and character customization.
      Games

      Windows

      Free

      Arthur Holland
      Written on January 4, 2017
      "If you like end of world game like gears of war than this is for the sure game for you with wonderful colors and a very vivid layout..."
      Arthur Holland
      Written on January 4, 2017
      "If you like end of world game like gears of war than this is for the sure game for you with wonderful colors and a very vivid layout"
      Doris Zheng
      Written on January 9, 2017
      "This game is awesome, once you start playing you forget about time and everything "
    2. 4
      PlanetSide 2

      PlanetSide 2 is a free first-person shooting game developed by Daybreak Game. It is a massively-multiplayer online game playable on Windows and PlayStation4. It was first launched in 2012 and was awarded many times by GameSpy and IGN.

      Games

      Windows, PlayStation 4

      Free

      Austin Howell
      Written on August 6, 2017
      "Planetside 2 is one of the best choices for a free FPS game on PC. It has over thirty thousand positive reviews, is a fun game to play and has a really active player base. I w..."
      Austin Howell
      Written on August 6, 2017
      "Planetside 2 is one of the best choices for a free FPS game on PC. It has over thirty thousand positive reviews, is a fun game to play and has a really active player base. I would recommend this game as a good free game to try."
      Scott Bryant
      Written on September 13, 2017
      "Wow, this is a massive game and tons of fun! Intergalactic battles, war, carnage and all for free! I got lost for hours and hours last week, only disengaging for sleep and work. Fantastic in every way and totally satisfying!"
      Gloria Johnston
      Written on May 17, 2017
      "I can't believe how much content is available in this game. There are four different maps, six options of military positions to choose from. Just as good as a paid game!"
      Jordan Silva
      Written on April 20, 2017
      "When it comes to free FPS shooters on the market Planetside 2 is awesome. The game offers clans and huge arenas to fight in."
    3. 1
      Team Fortress 2

      Team Fortress 2 is a free-to-play first-person shooter cross-platform multiplayer game for Windows and Mac computers. It was released on October 10, 2007, and was published and developed by Valve.

      Games

      Windows, Mac

      Free

      Joe Hawkins
      Written on January 11, 2017
      "Team Fortress is a fun game that I became a big fan of. The characters, gameplay, and overall look & feel bring me satisfaction like I haven't had since the Quake series. You ..."
      Joe Hawkins
      Written on January 11, 2017
      "Team Fortress is a fun game that I became a big fan of. The characters, gameplay, and overall look & feel bring me satisfaction like I haven't had since the Quake series. You can find games like this on Steam as they offer some for free from time to time. This one has been free to play for some time and it's one of the ones that I first played on steam. "
      Debra Simpson
      Written on February 7, 2017
      "I watch some kids who are really into tower games. They had their friends over and wanted a multiplayer game to play. I looked and found Team Fortress 2 and that seemed to work out really well for them! They played that game for hours and I had an easy night of watching the kids!"
      Aarav Mittal
      Written on April 30, 2017
      "I love this team playing game and enjoy playing it for hours. I highly recommend it for you!"

    WHAT'S THE MEANING?

    First-person shooter (FPS) is a video game genre which is focused on weapon-based combat, particularly guns. As the name implies, the genre is played through a first-person perspective. This lets players experience in-game events and scenes through the eyes of the main character itself.

    DID YOU KNOW?

    Did you know that the first-ever recorder first-person shooter game is Maze War way back in 1973? The history of the first person shooter genre goes way back. Despite Maze War's simple setting and gameplay, the genre took a more action-packed turn with the release of Wolfenstein 3D in 1992. Wolfenstein 3D was a violent FPS game and set the foundations for games in the same setting. It was then followed by Doom, which was released in 1993. Doom became famous during its era, to the point of the genre being called "Doom clone" for a short period of time.

    This genre used to be exclusive to PCs back when it was initially introduced. But due to the rise of advancing technology, first-person shooters are now widely available for consoles. Even more surprising is the fact that some games of this genre are now available for Android devices and even iPhones. Modern FPS games now vary, with some taking place in modern times and some in a sci-fi era. Some even have a mix of medieval and modern cultures. The internet has also made multiplayer first-person shooter games a possibility, which allows players to either cooperate or compete with fellow fans of the genre.

    1. 0
      Hawken
      Hawken is a free-to-play multiplayer first-person shooter game created by Hawken Entertainment. It features strategic, fast-paced gameplay, and various game modes including in-game purchases as a source of revenue.
      Games

      PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Website

      Free

      Carol Armstrong
      Written on May 10, 2017
      "This game is a perfect fit in the FPS world. The initial game is free, but there is extra downloadable content that does cost money. The extras are worth every penny, but pl..."
      Carol Armstrong
      Written on May 10, 2017
      "This game is a perfect fit in the FPS world. The initial game is free, but there is extra downloadable content that does cost money. The extras are worth every penny, but playing the game without them is also satisfying."
      Louis Valdez
      Written on March 21, 2017
      "While Hawken is a promising game, it is in no way a "free" multiplayer FPS. There's a soft launch as of May, 2017 and the game is growing, but there are plenty of expansions and additional content for purchase."
      Melissa Stewart
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "I tried Hawken and really wasn't impressed with it. The game crashes a lot and I would have liked to play against actual players instead of bots. I'd say skip this game. "
      Stephanie Hopkins
      Written on October 2, 2017
      "I tried Hawken and really wasn't impressed with it. The game crashes a lot and I would have liked to play against actual players instead of bots. I'd say skip this game. "
      James Carr
      Written on October 28, 2017
      "Tried this game out and was very disappointed. It's loaded with micro transactions that are horrible. Also seems like there are a lot of hackers cheating. Pass."
      Parakram Verma
      Written on October 25, 2017
      "This game was too complicated for me. The control features are very confusing. I had a hard time moving around and using the weapons. They need to simplify it."
    2. 0
      Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

      Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, also known as CS: GO, is a first-person shooter multiplayer video game for Windows and Mac computers. It was developed and published by Valve and was released on August 22, 2012.

      Games

      Windows, Mac

      $14.99

      Phillip Foster
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "saltiest community in the face of the planet but other whise has good gun physics and realistic gameplay which include footsteps and recoil depening on the gun you use. not th..."
      Phillip Foster
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "saltiest community in the face of the planet but other whise has good gun physics and realistic gameplay which include footsteps and recoil depening on the gun you use. not the best, but its certainly one of the good ones."
      Frank Cook
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "saltiest community in the face of the planet but other whise has good gun physics and realistic gameplay which include footsteps and recoil depening on the gun you use. not the best, but its certainly one of the good ones."
    3. 0
      Warface

      Warface is a free online first-person shooter in which players will fight all over the world taking part in co-op missions to eliminate enemy soldiers and war robots. The game has several classes and match modes to explore.

      Games

      Windows

      Free

      Shaurya Khan
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "it's cool. modern soldiers with soldier robots. nice and simple concept. way ahead of its time if you ask me...."
      Shaurya Khan
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "it's cool. modern soldiers with soldier robots. nice and simple concept. way ahead of its time if you ask me."
    4. 0
      Warframe

      Warframe is a free-to-play third-person shooter co-op action video game initially released in March 2013. It was developed and published by Digital Extremes and can be played on Windows PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Android, and more.

      Games

      Android, Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

      Free

      Samuel Schultz
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "One of the most underrated FPS games I've played when I was a kid a few years back. It's rad and it's immersive. I might just download this again just for that wave of nostalg..."
      Samuel Schultz
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "One of the most underrated FPS games I've played when I was a kid a few years back. It's rad and it's immersive. I might just download this again just for that wave of nostalgia :D"
    5. 0
      Unreal Tournament 1999
      In Unreal Tournament 1999, you and your team of Bots are fighting in a tournament to attain the crown of Unreal Grand Master. You'll fight against ruthless galactic scum and keep your team working effectively.
      Games

      Windows

      $9.99

      Hu Sun
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "Accidentally stumbled on this while I was scouring my dad's old PC from like a damn decade ago. Decided to try it out and I must say, it's fun and sweet for a game that was re..."
      Hu Sun
      Written on January 8, 2019
      "Accidentally stumbled on this while I was scouring my dad's old PC from like a damn decade ago. Decided to try it out and I must say, it's fun and sweet for a game that was released before 2000. Props to the devs for this. They need to do a remake of this."

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    Summary

    Best free multiplayer FPS PC games
    Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
    1 BlackShot: Mercenary Warfare FPS Games 6 Free
    2 PlanetSide 2 Games 4 Free
    3 Team Fortress 2 Games 1 Free
    4 Hawken Games 0 Free
    5 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Games 0 Paid
    6 Warface Games 0 Free
    7 Warframe Games 0 Free
    8 Unreal Tournament 1999 Games 0 Paid
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