If you’re an avid PC gamer, but aren’t willing to pay the increasingly high prices of AAA games like Overwatch or DOOM, we’ve collected a bunch of free PC games that will keep you entertained for hours.
Check out these 7 amazing free-to-play games below:
Dota 2 is a free-to-play MOBA which is currently the most popular game on Steam.
The game is completely free and has been praised for its lack of pay-to-win content and cosmetic microtransactions.
Dota 2 is a highly-competitive title, pitting 2 teams of 5 players against each other in a tactical and engaging multiplayer online battle arena.
Warframe is a massively popular third-person shooter that is free-to-play with various microtransactions.
Players take on the role of a futuristic warrior who wields different warframes and weapons in one of the best online co-operative PvE experiences to date.
Path of Exile
Path of Exile is a free-to-play Diablo II clone which offers both depth and replayability.
The game includes cosmetic microtransactions, meaning that players cannot pay to gain a gameplay advantage over others, and offers a massive amount of depth and theory-crafting opportunities due to its large passive skill tree and unique skill gem system.
Team Fortress 2
Team Fortress 2 is still going strong, and is completely free on Steam.
Anybody can jump into the mess of Pyros, Heavies, Scouts and Hats thanks to its free-to-play model which uses Valve’s tried-and-tested cosmetic microtransaction system.
The game offers fast-paced arena combat with a high skill ceiling and excellent pacing.
Planetside 2 is a free-to-play first-person shooter that simulates warfare on a truly massive scale.
Holding the Guinness World Record for largest in-game battle, Planetside 2 regularly features conflicts involving hundreds of players. The game has a cash shop from which players can purchase XP boosters and weapons.
War Thunder is a faithful recreation of World War II aerial, naval, and land-based combat.
The game’s biggest draw is it’s aerial combat module, which somehow manages to include both a complex flight simulation and arcade-style dogfighting.
War thunder is free-to-play, although players can purchase currency along with new vehicles or weapons if they choose.
Ark: Survival of the Fittest
Ark: Survival of the Fittest is a standalone adaption of a popular Ark: Survival Evolved mod, and is free-to-play on Steam,
The game is essentially a recreation of the Hunger Games with the added danger of dinosaurs and a shrinking play area.