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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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118 137
Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Tyler Carter added Overwatch

2
100 120
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

3
97 117
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

4
85 104
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

5
29 30
RuneScape is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2001

6
68 82
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
DannyBecker added 2004

7
47 56
Fortnite: Battle Royale is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

8
95 122
Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

9
35 43
Half-Life: Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added

10
45 60
Unreal Tournament is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 1999

11
58 82
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added 2009

12
15 19
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1520612590958 added

13
52 75
Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
bob-churchill added 2007

14
67 98
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

15
46 69
Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added 2008

16
7 11
Heroes of the Storm is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
AdamHughes added

17
12 21
Dota1 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
samuels added Dota1

18
28 49
Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1998

19
45 80
Warframe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Mar 25 2013

20
16 32
Quake III Arena is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 1999

21
47 84
League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
David Grasch added 2009

22
33 61
LittleBigPlanet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

23
27 51
Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

24
32 60
Counter-Strike: Global Offensi... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2012

25
8 22
World of Tanks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2010

26
35 70
Twisted Metal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

27
32 66
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

28
6 20
Guild Wars 2 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added 2012

29
16 38
Counter-Strike: Source is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2004

30
23 51
Doom 3 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
2004

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

32
2 11
Titanfall 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1520612590958 added Titanfall 2

33
22 53
Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2012

34
19 48
Killzone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
2004

35
21 52
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RichardWare added Leauge of Legends

36
14 39
ModNation Racers is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

37
15 41
Phantasy Star Online Episode I... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

38
15 41
Gotham City Impostors is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

39
11 34
Resistance 2 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

40
1 8
Killing Floor 2 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Garresh added Killing Floor 2

41
12 36
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

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

43
8 29
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

44
13 41
Star Wars Battlefront: Renegad... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

45
11 37
FIFA 12 is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
2011

46
10 36
Smite is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Xanxus“Master”Smite added

47
8 31
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

48
7 29
Bomberman Ultra is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

49
8 32
Madden NFL 08 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

50
12 43
Unreal Tournament III is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added 2007