Can there be a downside to video gaming? If there was one, in my opinion, it would have to be the single player experience. Whether as an on-screen competitor or together in a joint-initiative, multiplayer gaming sessions are often preferred over the solitary experience, and can be every bit as sociable as actually being amongst your peers.
In recent years, online gaming has grown exponentially in popularity, particularly for today’s generation of gamers. Thousands video gamers are now widely spread into gaming circles via the Internet. A multiplayer game requires only a network to be linked to other players on the web. It’s often these same online games that become the means for linking players with like interests together, rather than the usual pattern of only playing games, they allow for, as well as, encourage social communication among peers worldwide.
Though, the best multiplayer games can be a matter of personal choice, nevertheless, here’s a list of six multiplayer games worth yours, and your online buddy’s game time.
1. 007 Goldeneye 64
Goldeneye is a classic, as well as one of the most popular multiplayer games in the history of video games. A favorite multiplayer mode involves running and hiding from one another in the temple.
2. War Rock
With it’s surreal first-person shooter interface, War Rock is well rated is held as one of the best multiplayer games. As soldiers doing battle using high-tech weaponry in the combat zone, the players are immersed in a sea of vibrant graphics and hardcore game-play, with each victory taking players further toward near impossible missions.
3. Red Stone
In Red Stone you must unearth the secret of the legendary Red Stone. By allowing their own choice of playing style, players can indulge in guild matches, siege war or visit the lost continent to take part in the dynamic in-game storyline and discover the Red Stone.
4. GoGo Racer
A great choice for those players with a love for team races and head-to-head challenges, with GoGo Racer you are pitted against the best racers. Victory brings medals, car parts, and envious fame, as the individual racers flaunt their earned status.
5. Knight Online World
Multiplayers can form clans in hardcore virtual combat between the forces of good and evil to earn the top clan rankings. In Knight Online World, players worldwide are rewarded for their noble service with the game’s dynamic character advancement system, earning each victorious warrior greater and greater power and status.
6. Sword of the New World
Though, not a rehash of Oregon Trail. Would-be pioneers worldwide choose to join the Republicans or the Royalist to explore and conquer America. Players have the option controlling up to three separate characters simultaneously, all while doing battle with enemies. Each player’s character is enhanced through a stance leveling system.