The year 2013 brought a lot of joy to a pc gamer as the year did not disappoint in as far as releasing not only new but captivating pc games is concerned. From shooting games to strategy games you name them, the year was quite fulfilling. Let us take a look at some of the best pc games online that entertained gamers from all corners of the world:
XCOM: Enemy Unknown
The role playing video game was designed by Firaxis Games and was published by 2k Games. The concept of the game is a remake of the cult classic strategy game of 1994 dubbed as UFO: Enemy Unkown. The versions available include: Windows, PS3, and Xbox 360.
The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings
The action role playing video game was developed by Polish studio CD Projekt RED as a sequel of the 2007 game; The Witcher. It was developed in the following versions; Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360 and OS X.
Total War: Shogun 2
Among the different types of strategy games online, Total War: Shogun 2 is one of the best. The strategy game was developed by Creative Assembly and later on published by Sega. The game is part of the sequel of the Total War series but for this one, it takes on a Japanese setting.
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty
In as much as the game is more of a strategy game, it can also be ranked amongst the shooting games available online. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty was developed by Blizzard Entertainment and was released by the same company.
Sixth in our list of the best pc games of 2013 is Minecraft; a game which was developed and published by Mojang. The sandbox indie game allows a pc gamer to build structures using textured cubes in a 3D generated world.
From the sequel of Half-Life, came Half-Life 2. The first person shooter game was developed by Valve Corporation. It ranks amongst the top shooting games in the category and received tonnes of praises for its advanced physics, sound, AI, animation and graphics.
FTL: Faster Than Light
The real time strategy game was developed by indie developers Subset Games. The player is allowed to control his crew that carries with them critical information. The player is supposed to deliver the information safely to an allied fleet while being pursued by a rebel fleet.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
The action role playing game was developed by Bethesda Game Studio. It was published by Bethesda Softworks. The game is available to be played on Microsoft Windows, PS3 and on Xbox 360.
For this first person shooter video game, it allows a pc gamer to take on personas of several military roles. The game was developed by EA Digital Illusions CE. It was published by Electronic Arts.
Fry Cry 3
This is rated the best pc game of 2013. The first person shooter game was created by Ubisoft Montreal in partnership with Ubisoft Massive, Ubisoft Shangai and Ubisoft Red Storm. The game was published by Ubisoft.