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First-person shooters (FPS)

First-person shooters (FPS for short) are shoot'em all action video games in which the player shoots its way from level to level through a first-person perspective. The most popular FPS series are Doom, Half-life, and Quake.

Most popular first-person shooter games

Deus Ex
rpgDOS, Mac
Quake
shooterDOS, Windows XP/98/95
Quake 2
shooterWindows XP/98/95, Windows, Mac
aliencabal-4

Alien Cabal

DOS1997freeware3.9/5 QASoft
alien-trilogy-03

Alien Trilogy

DOS19964.1/5 Probe Entertainment
aquanox1-05

Aquanox

Windows XP/98/952001protected3.1/5 Massive Development
arctic-fox-05

Arctic Fox

DOS19873.9/5 Dynamix
battlezone-3

Battlezone

DOS19834.2/5 Atari
blake-stone-aliens-of-gold-06

Blake Stone 1: Aliens of Gold

DOS1993protected4.1/5 JAM Productions
blake-stone-planet-strike-05

Blake Stone 2: Planet Strike

DOS1994protected4.1/5 JAM Productions
blood-3

Blood

DOS1997protected4.2/5 Monolith Productions
bram-stoker-dracula-02

Bram Stoker's Dracula

DOS19934/5 Psygnosis
catacombabyss-1

Catacomb Abyss

DOS1992protected3.7/5 Softdisk Publishing
catacomb-armageddon-03

Catacomb Armageddon

DOS1993protected3.1/5 Softdisk Publishing
chasmrift-2

Chasm: The Rift

DOS19974/5 Action Forms
colosso-revenge-01

Colosso Revenge

DOS1997freeware3.6/5 Campana Productions
colosso-secret-02

Colosso Secret

DOS1997freeware3.5/5 Campana Productions
corridor-7-03

Corridor 7: Alien Invasion

DOS1994protected4.1/5 Capstone
cyclones-05

CyClones

DOS1994protected3.9/5 Raven Software
dark-horizon-06

Dark Horizons Lore: Invasion

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinux2004freeware4.2/5
dayoftheviper-2

Day of the Viper

DOS19903.7/5 Accolade
descent-1

Descent

DOS1995protecteddemo4.2/5 Parallax Software
Descent is a first person shooter with a unique six degree of freedom gameplay developed by Parallax Software and released by Interplay Productions in 1995.. You control a spaceship and must pilot it in a mine, through a series of 3d levels. The goal of the game is to find a series of keys, shoot down enemy ships and find your way to the next level.
deus-ex-07

Deus Ex

DOSMac2000protecteddemo4/5 Ion Storm
Deus Ex is a critically acclaimed action role-playing video game developed by Ion Storm and published by Eidos Interactive. It was released in 2000 and was designed by Warren Spector, combining elements of first-person shooters, stealth games, and role-playing games. The game is set in a dystopian future where society is fraught with conspiracy the...
doom-3

Doom

DOS1993protecteddemo4.2/5 id software
Doom was released by id Software in 1993. It is widely regarded as one of the most influential and groundbreaking video games of all time, particularly within the first-person shooter (FPS) genre.Set in the future on the moons of Mars, the game follows the player-controlled character, known as the "Doom Marine", as they battle through a research fa...
doom2-5

Doom 2: Hell on Earth

DOSWindows XP/98/951994protected4.3/5 id software
Doom 2 is the sequel to the much acclaimed FPS Doom. Doom 2: Hell on Earth is a horror sci-fi first-person shooter created by id Software, (John Carmack, Sandy Petersen, John Romero) set on a hellish Earth invaded by demons. The player must find his way in 32 levels, shooting down monsters and picking up keys in order to unlock new areas.
dukenukem3d-4

Duke Nukem 3D

DOS1996protecteddemo4.2/5 3d Realms
Duke Nukem 3D is a classic first-person shooter that was developed by 3D Realms (formerly known as Apogee Software) and published by GT Interactive. It was released in 1996 for MS-DOS and later for various other platforms, including Windows, Mac OS, and gaming consoles.
duke3d-reloaded-01

Duke Nukem 3D: Reloaded

Windows2011canceled4.1/5
escape-colosso-03

Escape from Dr. Colosso

DOS1997freeware3.6/5 Campana Productions
extreme-assault-01

Extreme Assault

DOS19974.3/5 Blue Byte Software
heretic-1

Heretic

DOS1994protecteddemo4.3/5 Raven Software
hexen-5

Hexen: Beyond Heretic

DOS1995protected4.2/5 Raven Software
hoverforce-4

Hoverforce

DOS19903.3/5 Astral Software
inextremis-1

In Extremis

DOS19933.5/5 Blue sphere