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The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam

Updated October 2, 2020 3.8k votes 398 voters 13.1k views49 items

First person shooters are the pinnacle of shooting games on PC. If you're just making the move over from console, or are simply a long time fan of FPS games, then this list of PC first person shooter games on Steam will definitely provide you with some great recommendations.

There are a ton of epic shooter games on Steam to fill your precious gaming time without feeling like you're wasting it. Put yourself in the shoes of an ordinary Black Mesa scientist, Gordon Freeman, who is having a bad day at work in the classic PC FPS game that started it all, Half-Life.  Or step away from sci-fi and jump into present-day Montana in the free roam game Far Cry 5, an excellent PC first person shooter that you can buy on Steam.

Whether you're in need of fast paced speed like in CS:GO or want to get lost in another world like BioShock, this list of first person shooter games on Steam should point you in the right direction. Vote up all FPS games on Steam that are worth playing, regardless of how new or old they are.

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    Counter-Strike: Global Offensi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

    Valve Corporation, Hidden Path Entertainment

    Release2012

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    Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Release2015

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    Half-Life 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Half-Life 2

    Valve Corporation

    Release2004

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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam

    Release2009

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    Portal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Portal

    Valve Corporation

    Release2007

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    Portal 2 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Portal 2

    Valve Corporation

    Release2011

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    Doom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Doom

    id Software, Williams Entertainment Inc.

    Release1993

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  • 8
    Metro: Last Light Redux is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Metro: Last Light Redux

    4A Games
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    Call of Duty: Black Ops II is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam

    Release2012

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    Crysis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Crysis

    Crytek

    Release2007

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    Half-Life 2: Episode Two is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Half-Life 2: Episode Two

    Valve Corporation

    Release2007

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    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

    PUBG Corporation

    Release2017

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    Call of Duty: Black Ops is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Call of Duty: Black Ops

    n-Space, Treyarch

    Release2010

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  • 14
    Far Cry 4 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Far Cry 4

    Ubisoft Montreal

    Release2014

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    BioShock Infinite is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    BioShock Infinite

    Irrational Games, 2K Marin

    Release2013

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    ArmA III is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Borderlands 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Borderlands 2

    Gearbox Software, Iron Galaxy Studios

    Release2012

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    Left 4 Dead 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Left 4 Dead 2

    Valve Corporation

    Release2009

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  • 19
    Doom II: Hell on Earth is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Doom II: Hell on Earth

    Nerve Software, id Software

    Release1994

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    BioShock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    BioShock

    Irrational Games

    Release2007

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  • 21
    Dishonored is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Dishonored

    Arkane Studios

    Release2012

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    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    Bethesda Game Studios

    Release2011

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    Dying Light is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Dying Light

    Techland

    Release2014

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    SUPERHOT is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    SUPERHOT

    SUPERHOT Team
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    Fallout 4: Game of the Year Ed is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best First Person Shooter Games On Steam
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    Fallout 4: Game of the Year Edition

    Bethesda Game Studios
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