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The Best FPS Games Set In WW2 

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Updated October 31, 2019 1.3k votes 199 voters 5.9k views 66 items

List Rules Only video games set in WW2 that are first person shooters.

There are seven Call of Duty games about World War II, twelve WW2 Medal of Honor games, and however many Wolfensteins there are nowadays. The best WW2 FPS games outsell and outplay just about any other first-person shooter out there, and new games just keep coming.

There are so many good WW2 FPS games available that new entries have gotten more creative. Games like World War II Sniper: Call To Victory put you up in the crow's nest while Enemy Front is played through flashbacks. But if you want classic and reliable World War II first-person shooters that just keep looking better with every new game, then video game war series like Medal of Honor and Call of Duty are there for you.

Which WW2 games are also the best FPS games? Vote up the best first-person shooters set in World War II and add any that missed our sights.

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Call of Duty 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2005 (Aspyr)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Call of Duty 2 is a 2005 first-person shooter video game and the second installment in the critically acclaimed Call of Duty series. It was developed by Infinity Ward and published by Konami in ...more
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Call of Duty: World at W... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2008 (Rebellion Developments)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, Light gun shooter, First-person Shooter

Call of Duty: World at War is a 2008 first-person shooter video game developed by Treyarch and published by Activision Blizzard for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Wii, and Xbox 360. It is ...more
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Medal of Honor: Allied A... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2002 (2015)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Medal of Honor: Allied Assault is a 2002 first-person shooter video game developed by 2015, Inc. It was published by EA Games and officially released for Microsoft Windows on January 22, 2002 in ...more
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Battlefield 1942 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2002 (EA Digital Illusions CE)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter

Battlefield 1942 is a 3D World War II first-person shooter video game developed by Swedish company Digital Illusions CE and published by Electronic Arts for Microsoft Windows and Apple ...more
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Red Orchestra 2: Heroes ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2011 (Tripwire Interactive)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, Simulation video game, Vehicular combat game, First-person Shooter

Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad is a WWII-themed tactical first-person shooter video game developed and published by Tripwire Interactive. It is a sequel to Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45. ...more
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Call of Duty: United Off... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2004 (Gray Matter Interactive)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Call of Duty: United Offensive is a 2004 expansion pack for the first-person shooter computer game, Call of Duty. It was developed by Gray Matter Interactive, with contributions from Pi Studios, ...more
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Medal of Honor: Frontlin... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2002 (Electronic Arts)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Medal of Honor: Frontline is the fourth game in the Medal of Honor series, and was published by EA Games. The player character in the game is that of Lt. Jimmy Patterson, from the American OSS. ...more
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Return to Castle Wolfens... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2001 (Nerve Software)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Return to Castle Wolfenstein is a first-person shooter video game published by Activision and originally released on November 19, 2001 for Microsoft Windows and subsequently for PlayStation 2, ...more
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Medal of Honor: Airborne... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2007 (DICE Los Angeles)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Medal of Honor: Airborne is a World War II first-person shooter video game and the 11th installment of the Medal of Honor series. It was developed by EA LA and was released worldwide on ...more
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Call of Duty 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2006 (Exakt Entertainment)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Call of Duty 3 is a 2006 first-person shooter video game developed by Treyarch and published by Activision. It is the third major installment in the Call of Duty video game series. It was ...more
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Brothers in Arms: Road t... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2005 (Gearbox Software)

Genres (Video game): Tactical shooter, First-person Shooter

Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 is a first-person shooter video game developed by Gearbox Software and published by Ubisoft for Xbox, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2 and OS X. It is the first ...more
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Call of Duty: WWII is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Call of Duty: WWII is a 2017 first-person shooter video game developed by Sledgehammer Games and published by Activision. The game is set in the European theatre, and is centered around a squad ...more
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Medal of Honor: Pacific ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2004 (TKO Software)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Medal of Honor: Pacific Assault is a first-person shooter computer game the story of which takes place during the Pacific War. It is the 7th installment of the Medal of Honor series.
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Brothers in Arms: Earned... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2005 (Gearbox Software)

Genres (Video game): Tactical shooter, First-person Shooter

Brothers in Arms: Earned in Blood is a first-person shooter video game developed by Gearbox Software and published by Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, OS X, Xbox and PlayStation 2. The mobile ...more
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Brothers in Arms: Hell's... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2007 (Gearbox Software)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, Simulation video game, Tactical shooter, Strategy video game, + more

Brothers in Arms: Hell's Highway is a first-person shooter video game developed by Gearbox Software and published by Ubisoft for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Microsoft Windows. It follows the men ...more
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Call of Duty 2: Big Red ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2005 (Gray Matter Interactive)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One is a 2005 first-person shooter video game. It was released for the GameCube, PlayStation 2, and Xbox on November 1, 2005 in North America, November 18, 2005 in ...more
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Wolfenstein: The New Ord... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2014 (MachineGames)

Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, first-person shooter

Wolfenstein: The New Order is an action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by MachineGames and published by Bethesda Softworks. It was released on 20 May 2014 for Microsoft ...more
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Medal of Honor: European... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2005 (DICE Los Angeles)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Medal of Honor: European Assault is the 8th installment in the long-running Medal of Honor series. European Assault was released for GameCube in January 2005, and PlayStation 2, Xbox in June ...more
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Call of Duty is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2003 (Infinity Ward)

Genres (Video game): First-person Shooter

Call of Duty is a 2003 first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision. The game simulates the infantry and combined arms warfare of World War II. The game ...more
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Wolfenstein is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2009 (Raven Software)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Survival horror, Action game, First-person Shooter, Science Fiction

Wolfenstein is a first-person shooter video game co-developed by Raven Software and Endrant Studios and published by Activision. It is the sequel to Return to Castle Wolfenstein, and uses a ...more
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Call of Duty: Finest Hou... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2004 (Exakt Entertainment)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Call of Duty: Finest Hour is a 2004 first-person shooter video game. It was released for the GameCube, PlayStation 2, and Xbox on November 16, 2004 in North America. It was the first console ...more
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Wolfenstein: Enemy Terri... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2003 (Splash Damage)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory is a free and open source multiplayer first-person shooter video game set during World War II. It was originally planned to be released as a commercial expansion ...more
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Battlefield 1942: Secret... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2003 (EA Digital Illusions CE)

Genres (Video game): Action game, Simulation video game, First-person Shooter

Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons of WWII is the second of two expansions to the World War II first-person shooter computer game Battlefield 1942. It is developed by Digital Illusions CE and ...more
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Day of Defeat: Source is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2005 (Valve Corporation)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Day of Defeat: Source is a team-based first-person shooter multiplayer video game developed by Valve Corporation. Set in World War II, the game is a complete remake of Day of Defeat, updated ...more
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Medal of Honor: Rising S... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best FPS Games Set In WW2
Released: 2003 (DICE Los Angeles)

Genres (Video game): Shooter game, Action game, First-person Shooter

Medal of Honor: Rising Sun is the fifth installment of the Medal of Honor video game series, released by EA Games in November 2003. Like its predecessors, Rising Sun is a first-person shooter ...more