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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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96 107
Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

2
40 40
Fortnite: Battle Royale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

3
104 122
Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Tyler Carter added Overwatch

4
81 94
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

5
91 108
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

6
25 23
RuneScape is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added RuneScape 2001

7
93 113
Borderlands is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

8
34 37
Half-Life: Counter-Strike is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Half-Life: Counter-Strike

9
45 53
Unreal Tournament is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Unreal Tournament 1999

10
58 75
Halo 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
DannyBecker added Halo 2 2004

11
55 74
Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added Left 4 Dead 2 2009

12
50 69
Team Fortress 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
bob-churchill added Team Fortress 2 2007

13
44 63
Left 4 Dead is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added Left 4 Dead 2008

14
63 92
Halo: Combat Evolved is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

The Best Online Multiplayer Shooters

15
11 17
Dota1 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
samuels added Dota1

16
4 7
Heroes of the Storm is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
AdamHughes added Heroes of the Storm

17
9 16
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1520612590958 added Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege

18
27 46
Half-Life is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Half-Life 1998

19
27 47
Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

20
15 29
Quake III Arena is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Quake III Arena 1999

21
32 59
LittleBigPlanet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

The Top Female Country Singers

22
43 78
Warframe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Warframe Mar 25 2013

23
43 79
League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
David Grasch added League of Legends 2009

24
35 67
Twisted Metal is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

25
7 19
World of Tanks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
fuzzyx added World of Tanks 2010

26
29 58
Counter-Strike: Global Offensi... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Counter-Strike: Global Offensive 2012

27
32 64
Mass Effect 3 is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

28
16 36
Counter-Strike: Source is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Counter-Strike: Source 2004

The Best Massively Multiplayer Online First-person Shooter Games of All Time

29
23 49
Doom 3 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Doom 3 2004

30
2 10
Titanfall 2 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
1520612590958 added Titanfall 2

31
21 48
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advan... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

32
22 50
Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Dota 2 2012

33
19 47
Killzone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Killzone 2004

34
11 33
Resistance 2 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

35
14 39
ModNation Racers is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

36
15 41
Gotham City Impostors 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
11 36
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

39
11 36
Counter-Strike: Condition Zero is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Counter-Strike: Condition Zero 2004

40
18 50
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RichardWare added Leauge of Legends

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

42
10 36
FIFA 12 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
FIFA 12 2011

The Best Baseball Video Games

43
10 36
Smite is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Xanxus“Master”Smite added Smite

44
8 31
Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient ... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

45
7 29
Bomberman Ultra is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

46
7 29
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2008 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games

47
12 43
Unreal Tournament III is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Unreal Tournament III 2007

48
7 30
Unreal Tournament 2004 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Colin Cochrane added Unreal Tournament 2004 2004

49
4 21
Trackmania United Forever is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games
Dachi Nho added Trackmania United Forever

50
7 32
Madden NFL 08 is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Online Multiplayer Games