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Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular MOBA games in 2018. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played MOBA games right now include some of the best-selling games on PC. What are the top 10 MOBA video games today?

Online MOBA games, like League of Legends, Dota 2, Smite, and Heroes of the Storm, keep getting new players, thanks to professional gamers, eSports tournaments, Twitch streamers, and YouTube gaming channels. Other good MOBA games trending now include Defense of the Ancients, Vainglory, and Strife.

Vote up the best MOBA games everyone should be playing right now, and feel free to add your favorite multiplayer online battle arena games that are missing from this list. Games from all consoles (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch) are welcome, including mobile and PC games. 

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League of Legends is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2009 League of Legends is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Riot Games for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. It is a free-to-play game that is supported by ...more

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Heroes of the Storm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2015 Heroes of the Storm (HotS) is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment for Microsoft Windows and macOS that was released on June 2, 2015. ...more

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Dota 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2013 Dota 2 is a multiplayer online battle arena video game, the stand-alone sequel to the Defense of the Ancients Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne mod. Developed by ...more

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249 203
Smite is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2014 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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153 197
Vainglory is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2014 Vainglory is a video game developed and published by Super Evil Megacorp for iOS and Android devices. The game is a simplified version of the PC-based MOBA genre wherein two opposing teams of ...more

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153 198
Arena of Valor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2015 Arena of Valor is a Western adaptation of Honor of Kings or Kings of Glory for markets outside mainland China. It is a multiplayer online battle arena published by Tencent Games. In July 2017, ...more

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125 203
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2016 Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is a mobile game developed and published by Moonton. Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game designed for mobile phones. The two ...more

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Defense of the Ancients is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
Defense Of The Ancients 2003 Defense of the Ancients is a multiplayer online battle arena mod for the video game Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and its expansion, Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne, based on the "Aeon of ...more

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Heroes of Newerth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2010 Heroes of Newerth is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed by S2 Games for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. The game idea was derived from the Warcraft III: The Frozen ...more

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51 122
Battlerite is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
Battlerite 2017 Battlerite is a free-to-play team-based multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game developed and published by Stunlock Studios. The game is considered a spiritual successor to Bloodline ...more

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25 93
Awesomenauts is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2012 Awesomenauts is a 2D battle arena developed by Dutch video game development company Ronimo Games. The original game was released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 consoles in May 2012, and for ...more

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31 118
Strife is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
Strife 2015 Strife: Quest for the Sigil, often shortened to Strife, is a first-person shooter video game developed by Rogue Entertainment and published by Velocity, based on the Doom engine from id ...more

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15 97
Demigod is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2009 Demigod is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed by Gas Powered Games for the PC platform and released on April 14, 2009. The game's title refers to the powerful player ...more

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11 87
Monday Night Combat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
2010 Monday Night Combat is a downloadable third-person shooter video game developed by Uber Entertainment. It was published by Microsoft Studios on the Xbox 360 and by Uber Entertainment and Valve ...more

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11 88
Bloodline Champions is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
Bloodline Champions 2011 Bloodline Champions (BLC) is a free-to-play action game developed by the Swedish company Stunlock Studios. Bloodline Champions won both "Game of the Year" and "Winner XNA" in ...more

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10 88
Prime World is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
Prime World 2014 Prime World is a freemium MMORPG-multiplayer online battle arena hybrid game, internally developed by Nival and available for PC and Mac with companion apps for Android and iOS platforms. Prime ...more

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Realm of the Titans is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular MOBA Video Games Right Now
Realm Of The Titans 2010 Realm of the Titans is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed by Ningbo Shengguang Tianyi for Microsoft Windows. The game is partially inspired by the Warcraft III custom map, ...more