Best PC Games you can play without Paying

Many people often scorn upon playing free across the gaming community. This was taken as an indication illegal of exploitation of the hard work of game developers. However, there are games that are free and not at all terrible to play. This list also has a few games that were initially not free, but later made freely available for all gamers. Check out 16 games that will blow your mind, considering the fact that they are free of cost.

Fortnite: Battle Royale

This game is a Minecraft style building/survival game. This spinoff of the original Fortnite is a good competitor for the Play unknown’s Battleground.  This spinoff of Fortnite keeps the basics of the game intact. In addition to that, there is a building component of the base that allows a player to use strategies that are unique. Instead of being just a pillage-and-loot game, this version allows a lot more strategic gaming. The game is currently pulling up to 40 million players. With Epic focusing all their updates on this new version, the game is sure to get better and better.


This free game has the best supporting feedback for its mechanics. The game is very engaging and can easily help you while away the time. The game may be repetitive, with a lot of grinding. Despite these facts, it is still a great game to play. It is fun and easy and the latest expansion that was added completely changed the form of interaction in the game.

Path of exile

This is the perfect example of a free game that is done correctly. This is one of the top action based RPGs available in recent times. The game has a complex levelling system that may irritate you a little but the games overall feel makes up for this. The game uses a point-and-shoot repeatedly until dead action throughout. The game also has a fascinating story line. In addition to all this, the developers of the game, Grinding Gear has been adding a lot more contents in the game. The latest addition to the game was in 2017, making the game almost double the size since its first version release.

Dota 2

Multiplayer Online Battle Arenas are the most popular type of free games available in the market so far. Dota 2 is one of the most popular games of this type. It also has the largest e-sport prize with 24.7 million dollars of the prize pool this year.

DOTA expands to read Defense of the Ancients and is the successor of the game Warcraft 3. This game is interesting because you get to play with many different players over the internet.

League of Legends

League of Legends is another Multiplayer online battle game like DOTA 2. This game is just as good as DOTA. The game was inspired by DOTA, the original. There is no comparing the two, both are equally good, so choose the game where you are most compatible with your team members.

Heros of the Storm

Although not at the same level as DOTA or League of Legends, this game is definitely the next best game in the line of multiplayer online battle games. The amount of attention that the developer Blizzard has given to the details is tremendous. The game has a unique feature of allowing players more flexibility, for example, the game allows a hero to be controlled by different players at a time. Another thing the game allows is the use of a single hero by three separate players at the same time. There is a lot of hero vs hero fights.

Team Fortress 2

This is one of the first big budget, non-MMO game that went from being a paid game to a free one. It has been more than 10 years since it has been released and it is still in the top 5 games that are played on the Steam website. The game is a shooter simulator that is still going strong. The game regularly receives updates and the game is just challenging enough to be a lot of fun.


This fighting game is refreshing to play and free to boot. In the arena of games, this free-play game is very reminiscent or inspired by the game Super Smash Bros. The game has a very exciting and nervous energy to it that will get people pumped up to play the game. This makes it an excellent game to play with friends. The game can support a maximum of eight players. This means a lot of chaos for the players and add fun to the game.

Eve: Online

Not entirely free play, the game has a lot of restrictions on the free players. The free gamers get restricted to battlecruisers and ships and can train only in a limited set of skills. The game is fun despite that.

StarCraft II: Wings of Libert

At the 8 years anniversary since this game series, this was released this version of the Starcraft series makes both campaign and multiplayer access through

Fallout Shelter

The excellent aesthetic has made this game popular. The goal of the game is building and populating a Vault. The game is set in post-apocalyptic age and it is a waiting to play game. The game is played in real-time.


It is a shooter game that is hero based. The game has a cartoonlike feel and the game is considered by many to be a clone of the game Overwatch.


This is a card based game like Pokémon. The task of the game is to build the strongest deck and battle against an opponent. This one of the more popular collectible cards games, at least in digital format.

Star Trek Online & Lord of the rings online.



Both of these games have a very active community online. They are few of the oldest MMOs online. They receive updates even now. Both of these games use really good licenses.





World of Tanks

This war game is one of the most well known free games in the set. The game entirely consists of tanks. Tanks attack tanks on the entire island.

Doki Doki Literature Club

This game is more story based. It is small, with singer player experience in the free version. The game is a good simulation of a visual novel and uses anime style characters.


This is free only if you own an HTC Vive or an Oculus Rift. The game is one of the best games on those platforms. It is kind of like Second Life, but much weirder.