Total Nerd The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time  

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This is a list of the best first-person shooter games of all time for any console or system, ranked by gamers like you. These top-rated FPS games are ordered by crowd popularity, so only the greatest fps games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these first-person shooter games are considered the best of the best. Both classic and new FPS games are included here, so you're voting on everything from Goldeneye 007 to Call of Duty Black Ops. Games like Doom paved the way for the current gen of first person shooters like Battlefield 3, so don't forget to vote for the pioneers of this genre as well.

This list has a variety of games, like BioShock and GoldenEye 007, in it.This list answers the questions, "What are the best first-person shooter games?" and "What is the greatest first-person shooter game of all time?"
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Half-Life 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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BioShock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
BioShock 2007

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Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 359 195
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

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+ - 393 197
Doom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Half-Life 1998

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Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Halo 2 2004

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Fallout 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Fallout 3 2008

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+ - 215 116
Far Cry 3 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Far Cry 3 2012

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+ - 254 202
BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 206 182
Crysis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Crysis 2007

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Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Call of Duty 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Halo: Reach is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Battlefield 4 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Call of Duty is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 251 207
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Star Wars: Battlefront is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Doom II: Hell on Earth is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
BioShock 2 2010

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Call of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Duke Nukem 3D is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Cher... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Wolfenstein 3D is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Half-Life 2: Episode Two is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Metro 2033 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Metro 2033 2010

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The Orange Box is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 167 117
Medal of Honor is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 182 116
Wolfenstein is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 145 112
Unreal Tournament is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 56 22
Battlefield 1942 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 126 102
Half-Life 2: Episode One is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 75 29
Far Cry is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Far Cry 2004

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+ - 99 77
Medal of Honor: Frontline is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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System Shock 2 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Crysis 2 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Crysis 2 2011

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+ - 130 126
Unreal is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Unreal 1998

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+ - 69 35
Call of Duty: World at War is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 63 34
Call of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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+ - 118 130
Deus Ex: Human Revolution is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Medal of Honor: Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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Wolfenstein: The New Order is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time