Total Nerd The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam  

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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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29 10
Grand Theft Auto V is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

2
11 4
Star Wars: Battlefront II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

3
13 6
Mirror's Edge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

4
13 7
Cuphead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Cuphead

5
15 10
Dishonored is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2012

6
16 13
Dark Souls III is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Dark Souls III

7
13 10
Batman: Arkham City is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

8
10 7
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

9
13 11
Dark Souls is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2011

10
12 10
Vanquish is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2010

11
11 9
Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

12
8 7
Darksiders II is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

13
7 6
Sleeping Dogs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

14
7 6
Batman: Arkham Origins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Batman: Arkham Origins

15
12 12
Mad Max is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Mad Max

16
9 9
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

17
7 7
Batman: Arkham Asylum is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

18
6 7
Rise of the Tomb Raider is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

19
6 7
Warframe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
2013

20
5 6
Dark Souls II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

21
7 9
Batman: Arkham Knight is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

22
7 9
Assassin's Creed Syndicate is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Assassin's Creed Syndicate

23
4 6
Saints Row 4 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Saints Row 4

24
4 7
Resident Evil 6 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam

25
9 13
Ark: Survival Evolved is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 30+ Best PC Action Games on Steam
Ark: Survival Evolved