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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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Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Aspher added 2009
2
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
DannyBecker added 2004
3
Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Tyler Carter added Overwatch
4
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
5
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
6
RuneScape is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2001
7
Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
bob-churchill added 2007
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Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
9
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
indigomagentaxxx added 2015
10
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added 2009
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Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
12
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
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Fortnite is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2017
14
Half-Life: Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added
15
Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added 2008
16
Unreal Tournament is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 1999
17
Counter-Strike: Global Offensi... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2012
18
Warframe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Mar 25 2013
19
Supreme Commander: Forged Alli... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Jeremy Earl added 2007
20
Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1998
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Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
22
League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
David Grasch added 2009
23
Killing Floor 2 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Garresh added Killing Floor 2
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Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
25
Counter-Strike: Source is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2004