Total Nerd The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam  

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List Rules Vote up the most awesome action games on this list.

If you're looking for the best PC action games on Steam, look no further. This list ranks the best PC action games you can buy on Steam, ranging from cult classics to brand new action titles that are receiving great reviews.

It's interesting that action can be such a broad category when referring to games. For example, Cuphead is an excellent PC action game on Steam, but it's far different from other Steam action games like Batman: Arkham Asylum, or Dark Souls. No matter what kind of action game you're looking for on Steam, the games on this list all offer the challenging combat and fast-paced gameplay that you're looking for in a PC action title.

Which one's better, the beat-'em-up where you remix enemies' memories, or the desert wasteland simulator where you fight psychopaths in a post-apocalyptic Australia? Vote up the PC action games on this list that you feel is superior to all the others, in terms of fun and intensity.

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23 8
Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

2
12 6
Cuphead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Cuphead

3
15 9
Dark Souls III is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Dark Souls III

4
8 3
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

5
10 5
Mirror's Edge is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

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11 6
Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

7
12 9
Dishonored is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2012

8
11 8
Batman: Arkham City is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

9
9 6
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

10
6 3
Sleeping Dogs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

11
12 10
Dark Souls is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2011

12
7 5
Darksiders II is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

13
6 4
Rise of the Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

14
6 4
Warframe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

15
9 8
Vanquish is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2010

16
6 5
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

17
5 4
Batman: Arkham Origins is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Batman: Arkham Origins

18
4 3
Saints Row 4 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Saints Row 4

19
10 10
Mad Max is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Mad Max

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5 6
Batman: Arkham Asylum is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

21
5 7
Batman: Arkham Knight is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

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3 5
Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

23
5 8
Quantum Break is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Quantum Break

24
3 6
Prince of Persia: The Forgotte... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

25
2 5
Resident Evil 6 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

26
6 10
Ark: Survival Evolved is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Ark: Survival Evolved

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4 8
Assassin's Creed Syndicate is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Assassin's Creed Syndicate

28
3 7
Remember Me is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

29
2 7
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

30
2 7
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

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1 6
Deus Ex: Human Revolution is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

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2 8
Ryse: Son of Rome is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

33
2 9
Assassin's Creed Unity is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

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0 6
Strike Vector is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Strike Vector