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The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now  

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Gamers everywhere, we're ranking the most popular shooter games in 2020. Featuring both old and new games, this list of the most played shooter games right now include some of the best-selling games on PC games. What are the top 10 shooter video games today?

Online shooters, like Call of Duty: WWII, OverwatchPUBG, and Rainbow Six Siege, keep getting new players, thanks to professional gamers, eSports tournaments, Twitch streamers, and YouTube gaming channels. Other good first-person shooter games trending now include Far Cry 5, Battlefield 1, Halo 5: Guardians, and Destiny 2.

Vote up the best shooter games everyone should be playing right now, and feel free to add your favorite FPS 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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Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2015
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is a tactical shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Counter-Strike: Global O... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2012
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is an online tactical first-person shooter developed by Valve Corporation and Hidden Path Entertainment, who also maintained Counter-Strike: Source after its ...more

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Call of Duty 4: Modern W... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Sniper Elite V2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Sniper Elite V2 is a 2012 tactical shooter video game developed by Rebellion Developments and published by 505 Games for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and later Wii U consoles and a developer ...more
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Call of Duty: Modern War... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is a 2011 first-person shooter political war thriller video game, developed by Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games, with development assistance from Raven ...more

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Apex Legends is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2019
Apex Legends is a free-to-play battle royale game developed by Respawn Entertainment. Set in the same universe as Titanfall, the game was released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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Overwatch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2016
Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It was released in May 2016 for Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox ...more

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sniper Elite 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Far Cry 3 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Battlefield 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Battlefield 3 is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA Digital Illusions CE and published by Electronic Arts. It is a direct sequel to 2005's Battlefield 2, and the eleventh ...more

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Call of Duty: Black Ops ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Ghosts is a 2013 first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward, with assistance from Raven Software, Neversoft and Certain Affinity. Published by Activision, it is the ...more

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Call of Duty: Modern War... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is a first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision. It is the sixteenth overall installment in the Call of Duty series as ...more
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Battlefield 1 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2016
Battlefield 1 is a first-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE and published by Electronic Arts. Despite its name, Battlefield 1 is the fifteenth installment in the Battlefield series, ...more

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Titanfall 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2016
Titanfall 2 is a first-person shooter video game developed by Respawn Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts. It is the sequel to 2014's Titanfall and was released worldwide on October ...more

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Call of Duty: Black Ops ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Black Ops is a 2010 first-person shooter spy thriller video game. The game was developed by Treyarch, published by Activision, and released worldwide on November 9, 2010 for ...more
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Call of Duty: Modern War... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is a 2009 first-person shooter political war thriller video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Microsoft ...more

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Doom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2016
Doom is a first-person shooter video game developed by id Software and published by Bethesda Softworks. A reboot of the Doom franchise, it is the fourth title in the main series and the first ...more

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Call of Duty: Black Ops ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (stylized as Call of Duty: Black Ops IIII) is a multiplayer first-person shooter developed by Treyarch and published by Activision. It is scheduled to be released ...more

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Call of Duty: Advanced W... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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PlayerUnknown's Battlegr... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2017
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Minecraft is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Battlefield V is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
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Destiny 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2017
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Far Cry 5 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Shooter Video Games Right Now
2018
Far Cry 5 is an action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and Ubisoft Toronto and published by parent company Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 ...more

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