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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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576 249
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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398 278
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
BioShock 2007

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423 261
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Halo 3 2007

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389 221
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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437 210
Doom is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Doom 1993

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376 215
GoldenEye 007 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
wiabux added GoldenEye 007 1997

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369 203
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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367 182
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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310 165
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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252 125
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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277 221
BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Thanatus added BioShock Infinite 2013

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222 197
Halo: Reach is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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227 201
Crysis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Crysis 2007

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315 173
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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Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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188 167
Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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182 84
Call of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
mohammed-mahfouz added Call of Duty: Black Ops 2010

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177 49
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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211 127
Battlefield 4 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
PawelDabrowski added Battlefield 4 2013

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288 159
Call of Duty is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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290 131
Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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176 161
Duke Nukem 3D is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
wiabux added Duke Nukem 3D 1996

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216 143
Doom II: Hell on Earth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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251 175
BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
BioShock 2 2010

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268 231
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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237 163
Star Wars: Battlefront is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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238 145
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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131 191
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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Wolfenstein 3D is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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231 149
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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203 126
Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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168 104
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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162 150
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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181 122
Medal of Honor is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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176 126
The Orange Box is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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199 122
Wolfenstein is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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98 32
Far Cry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Elenel added Far Cry 2004

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160 114
Unreal Tournament is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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70 28
Battlefield 1942 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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79 40
Call of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
oliver-tripodi added Call of Duty: Black Ops II 2012

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Half-Life 2: Episode One is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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109 80
Medal of Honor: Frontline is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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

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Crysis 2 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Crysis 2 2011

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86 40
Call of Duty: World at War is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Elenel added Call of Duty: World at War 2008

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138 129
Unreal is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time
Unreal 1998

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61 26
Quake III Arena is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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107 76
Wolfenstein: The New Order is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time

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115 87
Medal of Honor: Rising Sun is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games of All Time