What is an MMOFPS or an MMOTPS? It’s a massive multiplayer online first-person shooter, or a massive multiplayer online third-person shooter. This specific kind of genre caters toward gamers who enjoy playing skill-based, real-time action oriented games that are fast and furious and require a keen eye, quick flexes and high-end weapons to either thwart computer controlled opponents or other real-life players. Find out more about some of the top games in the genre, as well as the kind of games you might be looking for within an specific sub-genre of the category in this alphabetical Bright Hub MMOFPS directory that lists all the top games on the market and some of the upcoming games soon to arrive at an online web portal near you.
Description: This is a Korean-based MMOFPS sporting new-gen visuals and effects. The game also features futuristic first-person, team-based shooting mechanics with high-tech weapons.
A.P.B. (All Points Bulletin)
Description: An open-world 100 vs 100, cops versus robbers action game from the makers of Crackdown.
Description: GamersFirst’s free-to-play rendition of Realtime World’s All Points Bulletin with new missions, leveling, and balancing issues to reflect F2P level progression. The game introduces brand new weapons, vehicles, environments and playing options to help enhance the online atmosphere originally brought to the table by Realtime Worlds.
Arma 2: Free
Description: This is bascially Arma 2 but stripped down to only reflect a free, multiplayer version of the popular, realistic shooting simulator. Bohemia Interactive enabled the free version to house a few single player missions to help get players acquainted with the playstyle of the game, as well as plenty of multiplayer-only modes and missions that are entirely free.
A.V.A. (Alliance of Valiant Arms)
Description: A very realistic, military-style shooter with PvE and PvP modes as well as weapon modification
Description: Based ont he popular Battlefield 2 game, this new free-to-play version takes the Battlefield Heroes concept and extends it into the more realistic nature offered in other Battlefield games.
BattleSwarm: Field of Honor
Description: Starship Troopers meets Starcraft, the first ever MMOFPS vs MMORTS with massive battlefields. The game plays out a lot like Gears of War on the human side, with lots of non-stop action, while the bugs side plays out like a realtime strategy game.
Black Shot Online
Description: Military first-person shooter recently revived by Two Wars. The game features standard game modes with an additional PvE mode that pits players versus clone soldiers.
Description: Arcade style MMO space shooter with great graphics. The game is like a faster, free-to-play version of EVE Online. The graphics are also some of the best from the current generation of gaming, which really pushes the boundaries on a free-to-play title.
Description: 3D Facebook social shooter with avatar customization
Description: Military shooter with tons of customization and PvE/PvP gameplay modes
Description: An anime-style robot-mech game that sees players fighting NPCs and other players in a large world using third-person shooting mechanics. Robot customization plays a heavy part in the game’s design.
Description: Futuristic, gang-heavy shooter with a strong focus on crafting. The game features third-person shooter combat and multiple modes for both PvP and PvE. Vogster turned the game into a free-to-play title, allowing players to experience many of the crafting elements, combat features and customization. New content is continuosly being added to the game, including new modes, arenas, story-driven quests and more.
Description: Military shooter that’s well balanced for new and veteran players
C.S.O (Crazy Shooter Online)
Description: Anime-style shooter with limited options and modes. This game is very fast-paced and caters toward running and gunning through small corridor stages.
Description: Korean-replica of Gears of War. The game is running on the Vision engine and allows for brutal melee combat, blind firing and team-based PvP.
Description: From the makers of EVE Online..a sci-fi MMOFPS with highly stylized visuals
Description: Futuristic open world third-person shooter that combines a little bit of Anarchy Online and Tabula Rasa with Fallen Earth. Team based play and PvP play a big part in the game.
Description: Giant robot game from NCSoft with lots of customization features and intense action. This is one of the few MMO mech games that are available on the market and happens to be free-to-play.
Description: Craft-heavy MMOFPS with vehicles; Mad Max meets Fallout 3. Players can join factions or free-style play in this open-world sandbox game that also features realtime combat for both first-person and third-person perspectives.
Fallen Empires: Legions
Description: Browser-based, first or third-person customizable mech MMOFPS-RPG
Description: An MMO third-person or first-person shooter that takes place in a persistent world with instanced events, vehicles and detailed character customization. Made from the designers of World of Warcraft and Starsiege Tribes.
Description: Ijji’s latest in MMOFPS comes in the form of an action-packed, futuristic shooter that combines elements of Halo, Metal Gear Solid and Crysis, within an MMO and sporting new-generation graphics and visual effects.
Ghost Recon Online
Description: Ubisoft takes the popular, realistic third-person shooter and transforms it into a free-to-play shooter for the masses. The game features customizable characters, weapons and has a strong focus on squad-based, team-tactics.
Description: Corporate-espionage based MMOTPS with custom cyber-suits
Gunz: The Duel
Description: Matrix-style shooter with lots of guns and swords. Moderate customization options are available in this free-to-play shooter, with a wide variety of accessories available in the cash shop.
Description: A casual third-person shooting game with changeable weapons during battle. The game looks a lot like Team Fortress 2 but players take on the roles of toys in indoor and outdoor domestic environments.
Description: Hanbitsoft has revived this hybrid MMO-meets-first-person shooter and has turned it into a free-to-play MMORPG. What’s more is that this version of HellGate also contains HellGate: London and HellGate: Tokyo, making it one of the biggest free-to-play games out there. The combat is also very similar to Fallen Earth.
Description: Similar to Dizzel and Gears of War. The game sees players fighting as mercenaries over oil installations. The highlight of this Unreal ENgine 3 powered MMO is that the combat is very visceral, with melee attacks and wall-hugging playing prime factors for the gameplay mechanics.
Huxley: The Dystopia
Description: Unreal-style MMOFPS set in a Final Fantasy atmosphere. The game pits hundreds of players against each other in persistent worlds.
Description: A space flight MMOFPS simulator set in a visually impressive universe
Karma: Operation Barbarossa
Description: Zombie World War II shooter. The game mixes in Brothers in Arms gameplay with Left 4 Dead zombies in hyper-realistic scenarios and life-like weapons from that era.
Karma: Prisoners Of The Dead
Description: Joymax' version of Karma, set within an alternate World War II, pits Axis versus Allies in classic WWII deathmatch gameplay using authentic, time-period weapons.
Description: A third-person MMO shooter game
K.O.S. Secret Operations
Description: Another standard-fare military-style shooter similar to Counter Strike
Description: Devil May Cry MMO clone with 100 vs 100 battles. The game features a gothic visual aesthetic and PvE scenarios.
M.A.G. (Massive Action Game)
Description: PS3’s first MMOFPS with up to 256 players per map. Players can choose between three different factions each with their own loadouts, vehicles and special abilities.
Description: Anime-styled shooter for casual gamers with wacky graphics and colorful characters.
M.A.T. (Mission Against Terror)
Description: Zombie/mummy/Terminator shooter with very limited options
Description: Well-rounded and well-balanced military MMOFPS. The game’s main gimmick is that it allows players to include bots in the matches.
A free-to-play, side-scrolling action game that’s designed in the same vein as SNK’s Metal Slug. The game features countless weapons, upgrades and a robust character upgrade-customization feature. The game also introduces a unique new weapon feature where guns are unlocked based on license points.
Metal Knight Zero Online
Description: A military themed MMOFPS with physics-based gameplay and vehicles. Metal Knight also features new generation visual effects and graphics.
Description: Heavy mechanized robot combat action by GameHi, similar to NCSoft’s highly stylized Exteel.
Metro Conflict Presto
Description: A new free-to-play MMOFPS from the makers of Alliance of Valiant Arms. The game is set within the future and features high-tech weapons.
Description: The North American reincarnation of SK Media’s H.A.V.E. Online, featuring violent, miniature toys in deathmatch scenarios.
MKZ: Battlefield MMOFPS
Description: Another game imitating the Battlefield concept similar to War Rock. This first-person shooter features large terrains with multiple vehicle types in deathmatch-style competitions.
Description: A furutistic cyber-punk MMOFPS/RPG similar to Anarchy Online and Fallen Earth
NeoCron 2 Online
Description: The sequel to NeoCron with better graphics and more weapons, along with a gameplay style similar to standard FPS games.
Next Island Online
Description: A game that runs on the Entropia game engine
Description: Gory MMOFPS with a heavy focus on building custom weapons. Team tactics and realism is one of the game’s strong selling points.
Description: Modern-day MMOFPS with customizable weapons, destructible environments and PvE scenarios.
Phylon: The Last Game
Description: A pay-to-play post-modern MMOFPS-RPG
Description: A colorful third-person shooter MMO flight simulator. The game focuses heavily on ship customization and galactic questing with top notch graphics.
Description: Impressive and unique action-shooter game with wacky character customization options. The entire game runs in a browser, making it very convenient for gamers short on hard disk space.
Description: Sci-Fi MMOFPS with strong RPG elements set within an open-world environment
Description: Modern-day military MMOFPS from NCSoft. The game is currently in open beta over in Korea.
Description: MMOFPS/RPG set in a war-torn future from GameHi
Description: A multiplayer first-person shooter that’s also free to play. The game features a few modes where players team against AI bots that continually adjust and get smarter during the survival match, as well as a destruction mode where teams must destroy the other team’s base.
Project Of Planets
Description: A mechanized, non-targeting combat game with gameplay similar to Fallen Earth. Players can customize their mech and earn new parts and equipment by scavenging for it or battling other players.
Description: One of the first hybrid MMORPG-MMOFPS games that’s entirely free-to-play. The game has outdated graphics, though.
Description: Third-person, stylized combat game with realistic graphics. The game also features dynamic physics-based gameplay similar to Psi-Ops: The Mindgate Conspiracy.
Red Alert: A Path Beyond
Description: An MMOFPS set within a 1940s Command & Conquer universe
Description: Futuristic shooter with multiple classes and more than 40 weapons. It features several locations with various maps in each location. The game operates on proprietary GameSpy technology and is free-to-play.
Description: A cartoony, kiddie shooter with vehicles and customizable characters. The main focal point is on moving blocks around using the mechs to crush opponents. The game is aimed at being family-friendly.
Description: Stylized virtual-reality shooter similar to Jet Set Radio Future
Description: Browser-based MMO that looks like Far Cry. The game sports simplistic controls and gameplay and runs from out of a window.
Savage 2: Tortured Souls
Description: One of the very first RTS versus MMOFPS games with hundreds of players in a medieval setting
Description: Old-school MMOFPS with balanced gameplay but poor graphics
Description: Unbalanced and very unaccommodating to new players. This is a modern-day MMOFPS with very standard-fare features.
Terra Online: Battle for the Outlands
Description: Not to be confused with T.E.R.A. Online, Terra Online is an open-world MMOFPS action game from the yester-years of MMO gaming.
Description: A very realistic hunting simulator with realtime weather and graphics
Twinkle Gunners 2
Description: A cartoony MMO shooter with puzzle-solving and casual quests in development for North American gamers.
True Combat Elite
Description: Based on the Enemy Territory engine this is a modern-day MMOFPS
Description: A free multiplayer FPS based on the Quake Engine
Description: Massive battlefields with lots of vehicles and players. The game is now free-to-play thanks to the K2 Network with frequently updated weapons and accessories.
Description: Werewolves take on soldiers in this unique MMOFPS featuring various team-based and mixed modes that is as fun as it is original.