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Total Nerd The Best Online Multiplayer Games  

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List Rules Vote up the best multiplayer games that are played online.

With the invention and exponential growth of the internet, naturally online gaming has also thrived. Internet being as fast as it is today it can (mostly) keep up with even the craziest of graphics and players can play with a few or even dozens of other gamers. What are the best online multiplayer games?

Even as recently as the early 90s, gamers would have been astonished to discover they could be playing with countless other people all across the country, in real time, from their own homes. That future has arrived and gaming has been forever changed.

There are hundreds of online games, with more being created every day. This list of the best online multiplayer games has been ranked by gamers to narrow it down and determine the best of this type of game. Vote up the best games below and see how the online multiplayer games you think are the greatest rank!
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120 141
Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Tyler Carter added Overwatch

2
100 119
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

3
102 122
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

4
86 106
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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69 84
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
DannyBecker added 2004

6
30 33
RuneScape is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2001

7
97 125
Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

8
48 60
Fortnite: Battle Royale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

9
36 46
Half-Life: Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added

10
46 62
Unreal Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 1999

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16 21
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1520612590958 added

12
54 77
Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
bob-churchill added 2007

13
58 84
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added 2009

14
67 99
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

15
46 70
Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added 2008

16
13 22
Dota1 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
samuels added Dota1

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7 13
Heroes of the Storm is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
AdamHughes added

18
29 50
Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1998

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47 80
Warframe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Mar 25 2013

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17 32
Quake III Arena is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 1999

21
33 60
Counter-Strike: Global Offensi... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2012

22
48 86
League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
David Grasch added 2009

23
33 61
LittleBigPlanet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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27 52
Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

25
9 23
World of Tanks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2010

26
7 20
Guild Wars 2 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2012

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17 38
Counter-Strike: Source is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2004

28
24 51
Doom 3 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
2004

29
33 67
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

30
35 71
Twisted Metal is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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21 49
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advan... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

32
22 54
Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2012

33
15 41
Gotham City Impostors is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

34
1 8
Killing Floor 2 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Garresh added Killing Floor 2

35
19 49
Killzone is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
2004

36
11 34
Resistance 2 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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12 36
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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21 53
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RichardWare added Leauge of Legends

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14 40
ModNation Racers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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15 42
Phantasy Star Online Episode I... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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11 36
Smite is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Xanxus“Master”Smite added

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11 36
Counter-Strike: Condition Zero is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2004

43
5 21
Trackmania United Forever is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added

44
8 29
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008 is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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2 12
Titanfall 2 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1520612590958 added Titanfall 2

46
13 41
Star Wars Battlefront: Renegad... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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11 38
FIFA 12 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
2011

48
1 9
Age of Wonders III is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Garresh added

49
8 31
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient ... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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7 29
Bomberman Ultra is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games