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The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam 

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Updated February 19, 2020 1.7k votes 465 voters 19k views 31 items

Obviously WoW is the most popular MMORPG of all time, but let's take a look at some other good PC MMORPG titles on Steam that are great alternatives. This list has been voted on by other PC gamers, so rest assured that the titles at the top are some of the best MMORPGs you can play on Steam.

When you're feeling a bit nostalgic, Steam has classic MMORPGs that started it all like EverQuest II and Neverwinter. Star Trek Online or EVE Online are space MMOs where you explore the universe alone or with a crew. Fight crime and supervillains in the superhero MMO, Champions Online. Protect average citizens in the massive multiplayer tactical shooter set in plagued New York City, Tom Clancy's The Division. Take on convectional MMO gameplay and try out Foxhole, a new indie strategy MMORPG, where you are continually trying to win a never-ending online war.

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The Elder Scrolls Online... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2014 (ZeniMax Online Studios)
The Elder Scrolls Online is a massively multiplayer online role-playing video game developed by ZeniMax Online Studios. It was released on April 4, 2014 for Microsoft Windows, OS X and on Steam ...more
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Final Fantasy XIV is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2010 (Square Enix)
Final Fantasy XIV, also known as Final Fantasy XIV Online, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game for Microsoft Windows personal computer, developed and published by Square Enix. It ...more
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Warframe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2013 (Digital Extremes)
Warframe is a free-to-play cooperative third-person shooter video game, under development by Digital Extremes for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Although the game is free to ...more
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Black Desert is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2015 (Pearl Abyss)
Black Desert Online is a sandbox-oriented fantasy massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by Korean video game developer Pearl Abyss and originally published for ...more
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Neverwinter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2013 (Cryptic Studios)
Neverwinter is a Dungeons & Dragons free-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing game for the Microsoft Windows platform. It was developed by Cryptic Studios and was released on 20 ...more
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TERA is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
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Aura Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Aura Kingdom, also known as Fantasy Frontier Online in Taiwan and Hong Kong and Innocent World in Japan, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game made by the Taiwanese game developer ...more
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Sword Art Online: Hollow... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2016 (Aquria)
Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization is based on the Japanese light novel series, Sword Art Online. It is the fourth video game in the series and the successor to Sword Art Online: Lost Song. A ...more
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Skyforge is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2015 (Obsidian Entertainment)
Skyforge is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Allods Team in collaboration with Obsidian Entertainment, and published by My.com. Set on the planet ...more
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The Division is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2014 (Ubisoft Massive)
Tom Clancy's The Division is an online-only action role-playing video game developed by Massive Entertainment and published by Ubisoft, with assistance from Red Storm Entertainment and Ubisoft ...more
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Rift is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2011 (Trion Worlds)
Rift is a fantasy free-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Trion Worlds. Rift takes place within the fantasy world of Telara. The game was released in March 2011. ...more
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Eve Online is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2003 (CCP Games)
Eve Online is a player-driven, persistent-world massively multiplayer online role-playing game set in a science fiction space setting, developed and published by CCP Games. Characters pilot ...more
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Smite is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Smite is a third person multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Hi-Rez Studios for Microsoft Windows. In Smite, players take on the visage of a mythological god and ...more
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WildStar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
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Guild Wars 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2012 (ArenaNet)
Guild Wars 2 is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by ArenaNet and published by NCsoft. Set in the fantasy world of Tyria, the game follows the re-emergence of Destiny's ...more
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Vindictus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2010 (Nexon)
Vindictus is a MMORPG created by devCAT, an internal studio of Korean free-to-play game publisher Nexon. Vindictus is a prequel to the popular MMORPG Mabinogi and is known as Mabinogi Heroes in ...more
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Path of Exile is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2013 (Grinding Gear Games)
Path of Exile is an online action RPG developed by New Zealand based independent developer Grinding Gear Games. It is a downloadable free-to-play game supported by "ethical ...more
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Closers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2017 (Naddic Games)
Closers is a free-to-play 3D action MMORPG developed by Naddic Games and published by Nexon in Korea, Megaxus in Indonesia, and Sega in Japan. On August 2017, En Masse Entertainment announced ...more
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War of The Immortals is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
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Champions Online is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2009 (Cryptic Studios)
Champions Online is a free-to-play superhero-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game by former City of Heroes/Villains developer Cryptic Studios based on the Champions license. The ...more
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Star Wars: The Old Repub... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2011 (Electronic Arts)
Star Wars: The Old Republic, often abbreviated as SWTOR, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game based in the Star Wars universe. Developed by BioWare Austin and a supplemental team ...more
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Age of Conan: Unchained ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2007 (Funcom)
Age of Conan: Unchained is a fantasy-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Norwegian computer video game developer company, Funcom, and is published by Eidos ...more
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Star Trek Online is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2010 (Perpetual Entertainment)
Star Trek Online, often abbreviated as STO, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Cryptic Studios based on the popular Star Trek series created by Gene Roddenberry. ...more
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The Lord of the Rings On... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2007 (Turbine)
The Lord of the Rings Online, initially branded as The Lord of the Rings Online: Shadows of Angmar, is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game for Microsoft Windows and OS X set in a ...more
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EverQuest II is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 20+ Best PC MMORPG Games On Steam
Released: 2004 (Sony Online Entertainment)
EverQuest II is a 3D fantasy massively multiplayer online role-playing game developed by Sony Online Entertainment, based on EverQuest, and shipped on 4 November 2004. It features updated ...more