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The most popular first-person shooter games

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 applications

Duke Nukem 3D
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Quake
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Heretic
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First-person shooter applications

  • dukenukem3d-4
    DOS1996protected4.2/5 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.

  • quake_002
    DOSWindows XP/98/951996protected4.3/5 id software

    Quake is a real-time 3D FPS developed by idSoftware and a spiritual successor to the popular Doom series. Quake became very popular and spawned many sequels and fan made mods such as Team Fortress.

  • heretic-1
    DOS1994protected4.3/5 Raven Software
  • doom-3
    DOS1993protected4.2/5 id software
  • system-shock-2-07
    Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac1999protected4.2/5 Irrational Games

    System Shock 2 is a Windows science fiction cyberpunk game developed by Irrational Games, designed by Ken Levine and published by Electronic Arts in 1999. System Shock 2 is a blend of more than one genre: RPG, action-adventure, shooter, stealth game.

  • alien-trilogy-03
    DOS19964.2/5 Probe Entertainment
  • doom2-5
    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.

  • magiccarpet-3
    DOSMac1994protected3.8/5 Bullfrog

    Magic Carpet is an action shooter game set in a fictional Middle East developed by Bullfrog and released by Electronic Arts in 1994 for DOS and Macintosh. Your goal is to fly around a magic carpet and collect mana to expand your castle. When you reach the required mana "equilibrium" you move on to the next world and so on.

  • chasmrift-2
    DOS19974.1/5 Action Forms
  • battlezone-3
    DOS19834.3/5 Atari
  • wolfenstein3d-2
    DOSMac1992protected4.1/5 id software

    Wolfenstein 3D is the first-person shooter that popularized the whole genre in the early 90s and is considered one of the greatest games ever made. Wolfenstein 3D was designed by John Romero and Tom Hall (id Software) and released as shareware by Apogee Software in 1992 for DOS. Wolfenstein 3D is based on the Wolf3D engine, programmed by John ...

  • descent-1
    DOS1995protected4.1/5 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.

  • duke3d-reloaded-01
    Windows2011canceled4.2/5
  • spear-of-destiny-08
    DOS19924.3/5 id software
  • terminatorrampage-3
    DOS19934/5 Bethesda Softworks
  • marathon-03
    Windows XP/98/95Linux1994freeware4.2/5 Bungie
  • blood-3
    DOS1997protected4.2/5 Monolith Productions
  • blake-stone-aliens-of-gold-06
    DOS1993protected4.1/5 JAM Productions
  • no-one-lives-forever-06
    Windows XP/98/9520003.8/5 Monolith Productions

    The Operative: No One Lives Forever is a first-person shooter with stealth gameplay elements, developed by Monolith Productions and released by Fox Interactive in 2000 for Windows, Mac and PS2. As Cate Archer, a spy working for a secret organization in the 60s, you have to find out who killed your colleagues. No One Lives Forever is the first of th...

  • unreal-gold-03
    Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac20004/5 Epic MegaGames

    Unreal Gold is a first-person shooter (FPS) video game developed by Epic MegaGames and published by GT Interactive. It was originally released in 1998 for Windows. Unreal Gold is an enhanced edition of the original Unreal game, and it includes the base game along with its expansion pack.The game is set on a distant planet called Na Pali, and player...

  • jediknight-03
    Windows XP/98/951997protected4.3/5 LucasArts
  • terminator-future-shock-05
    DOS19954.2/5 Bethesda Softworks

    The Terminator: Future Shock is an abandoned science fiction first-person shooter game based on the popular Terminator movies franchise, set in a dystopian world where machines has taken over the Earth. The Terminator: Future Shock was developed by Bethesda Softworks and released in 1995 for DOS.

  • hexen-5
    DOS1995protected4.2/5 Raven Software
  • system-shock-04
    DOS1994protected3.9/5 Looking Glass Studios
  • robocop-3-07
    DOS19923.9/5 Digital Image Design
  • marathon2-03
    Windows XP/98/95Linux19964.1/5 Bungie
  • darkforces-3
    DOS1995protected4.3/5 LucasArts
  • arctic-fox-05
    DOS19873.9/5 Dynamix
  • stellar7-5
    DOSMac19904/5 Dynamix
  • aliencabal-4
    DOS1997freeware3.9/5 QASoft