Button Mash The Best Games To Play Online  

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List Rules Any genre is allowed, as long as the game has some kind of online functionality with a big community.

For many of us, there is no greater joy than putting on our headset, meeting in a lobby with friends, and gaming for hours on end. In an age where the internet is everything, we decided to rank the best games to play online, and we want you to help us. What is your favorite game to play online? This list pits first person shooters against MMORPGS, and survival titles against strategy games. The only real commonality between these titles is that playing online is crucial to the gaming experience, so vote for whatever games you enjoy on the internet the most.

Playing online is becoming such a standard in gaming that some games actually cannot be played offline. Take Hearthstone for example, or the upcoming Dungeon Defenders 2. Is making games online exclusive some kind of smoke and mirror to push microtransactions on us? It's certainly part of the business model for many of these games, but the real intention seems to be delivering the greatest gaming experience to the consumer.

Vote up your favorite online games, and even add some titles to the list if you feel they deserve to be here.
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1
2,593 1,935
Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
2
2,334 1,854
World of Warcraft is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
3
2,078 1,812
Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
2009
4
979 711
Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
willhunt added
5
1,279 1,309
Counter-Strike: Global Offensi... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
6
1,594 1,665
League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
7
1,100 1,485
Civilization V is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
8
1,013 1,363
Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
9
1,385 1,220
Diablo III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
2012
10
355 215
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
11
482 525
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
12
422 652
Halo 3 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
Son Goku added 2007
13
324 226
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
teddybeerlepel1 added 2017
14
1,033 1,236
Destiny is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
2014
15
361 574
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
Son Goku added 2011
16
186 122
Call of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
DipikaG added 2012
17
505 331
Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
gmorrow added 2017
18
336 479
Red Dead Redemption is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
Corgan Ketcher added 2010
19
645 1,111
Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
2012
20
681 999
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swa... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
21
159 102
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
22
866 1,104
Final Fantasy XIV is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
23
724 970
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraf... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
24
340 445
The Elder Scrolls Online is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
kayleigh-van-der-lee added 2014
25
287 458
World of Tanks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Games To Play Online
soidrole added 2010