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The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked

Updated January 25, 2019 304 votes 67 voters10 items

List RulesOnly games released in 2018. No ports.

Here are the best new shooter games of 2018, ranked by gamers everywhere. Featuring first-person shooters and shoot 'em ups, this list of 2018 games includes popular titles for the PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. What are the top shooter games released in 2018?

Some good 2018 shooters include Far Cry 5, Overload, Paladins, and Strange Brigade.

Vote up the best shooter games of 2018, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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    Far Cry 5 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Far Cry 5

    Microsoft Windows, Playstation 4

    DeveloperUbisoft Montreal, Ubisoft Toronto

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

    Far Cry 5 is an action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Red Dead Redemption II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Red Dead Redemption II

    PlayStation 4, Xbox One

    DeveloperRockstar Studios

    Genres (Video game)Action-adventure

    Red Dead Redemption 2 (stylized as Red Dead Redemption II) is a Western-themed... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII

    Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

    DeveloperTreyarch

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter, battle royale

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (stylized as Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII) is a multiplayer... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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    Battlefield V is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Battlefield V

    Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

    DeveloperEA DICE

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter, battle royale

    Battlefield V is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Fear Effect Sedna is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Fear Effect Sedna

    Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

    DeveloperSushee

    Fear Effect Sedna is an indie isometric video game developed by Sushee and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Damascus Gear: Operation Osaka is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked

    DeveloperArc System Works

    Damascus Gear: Operation Osaka is an action role-playing shooter game developed and published...amazon buy button
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    Paladins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Paladins

    Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

    DeveloperEvil Mojo Games

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter

    Paladins: Champions of the Realm is a third-person shooter, first person shooter video game... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Bravo Team is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Bravo Team

    PlayStation VR

    DeveloperSupermassive Games

    Bravo Team is a first-person shooter game developed by Supermassive Games and published by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Strange Brigade is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Strange Brigade

    Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

    DeveloperRebellion Developments

    Strange Brigade is a cooperative third-person shooter video game developed and published... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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    Overload is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Shooter Games Of 2018, Ranked
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    Overload

    Microsoft Windows, macOS

    DeveloperRevival Productions

    Genres (Video game)First-person shooter, shoot 'em up

    Overload is a 3D first-person shooter video game developed and released by Revival Productions... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
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