Here’s the list of top 10 best pc games that every gamer dreams to play. These pc games promise an experience which no other thing can give. This list of top 10 Best PC Games 2017 is compiled keeping in mind the taste of every true gamer. Maximum preference is given to the 2017 released pc games. Still, there are a few computer games that are old but could not be replaced. So here it is the best games that are more addictive than any drug.
Best PC Games 2017
10. Star Trek Online
Star Trek online is a massive multiplayer game that is played in the online mode. The game was released in 2010 but it still continues to rule the heart of gamers. That’s the main reason why it is still at no.1 in top games under free category. It is a role-play game under the Star Trek franchise where every player acts as the captain of their ship. The game won the best new MMO of 2010 in the Readers Choice Awards 2010.
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Detention is a survival independent horror adventure game that is built in 2-D atmosphere. The game was released on 17 Jan, 2017 by Taiwanese game developer. The game depicts the story of two students Wei and Ray. Both of these students find themselves trapped in their school which is now haunted by evils. Most interesting part of the game is its two different endings that depend upon the reply given by the protagonist. The game received 10/10 rating by Steam and ranks 2nd as the best game of 2017 by Metacritic.
08. Timble Weed Park
The game is developed by Ron gilbert and David Fox, which is very clear by its design. The theme of this point and click adventure game is coherent to the other games developed by Gilbert and Fox. The gameplay is controlled by building sentences choosing from a given selection of verbs, characters and objects. This game is rather too simple but this simplicity is very positively welcomed by the gamers. Timble Weed Park was released on March 30, 2017 and received a 10/10 rating on Steam.
07. Dark Souls III
This action role playing can be played in single player and multiplayer as well. This Action role-playing game made a worldwide release on April 12, 2016. The gameplay for Dark Souls III closely follows the storyline of the predecessor of the series. This makes it one of the best pc games. The awesome dark background, exciting action moves and heart-robbing graphics pave the way of success for this game. The game got 9.5/10 rating from IGN. Dark Souls III became the fastest selling game for Bandai Namco as three million copies were sold in just two months.
06. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
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The Witcher 3 was released on 19 May, 2015. The game is a single-player role playing game of the action genre. It was third game of the series of “The Witcher” that was based on the series of fantasy novels. The Witcher 3 is an open world game that is played with the third-person perspective. The player has to battle and choose from various different options. Different choices make different impact on the story hence the player has different ways to complete the game. The game received 10/10 rating on Steam, 10/10 rating on GameSpot and 9.3/10 on IGN.com.
05. Portal 2
Portal 2 is a puzzle based platform game that can be played in single player and the multiplayer mode as well. It has the same story-plot as that of the first part of series- Portal. The game-play challenges the player to teleport to traverse obstacle courses. Portal 2 is truly a game for the smart brains. The game won VGX Award for Best PC Games, BAFTA Games Award for Best Games and many more because of which this game is at no. 5 in top 10 Best PC Games 2017.
04. Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Another masterpiece from the Resident Evil series is out now and currently in the list of top games. This new release has taken the entire franchise to an all new level. Like the other parts, this one again is a survival horror game with the praiseworthy gameplay, graphics and design. The game was released in Jan 2017 and received a 9/10 rating on Steam while Metacritic titled it as Best PC Game in 2017.
03. Hollow Knight
Now as we reach close to the top three of Best PC Games 2017, the first one to make the entry at no. 3 is Hollow Knight. Hollow Knight released on 24 February, 2017 and in no time it topped the list of computer games in 2017. It is a single player videogame in which players have a variety of movement and combat techniques to choose from. The game got 9/10 rating on Steam and 86% on Metacritic.
02. GTA V
Grand Theft Auto is one of the biggest game franchises ever known and GTA V is the name of the latest gift by this franchise to gamers. Like the other games of the series, GTA V is also an adventure-action game published by the Rockstar Games. The game was released on 14th April, 2015 and since then it has been the top choice of the gamers. The game received many awards like VGX Award for Game of the Year. Thus it justifies its position as the runner up of top 10 Best PC Games 2017
01. Half-Life 2
Old is gold, the phrase has proven itself again. The game that released more than a decade ago not only tops the list of top 10 Best PC Games 2017 but also rules the heart of every true gamer. Half-life 2 is a name that does not requires a description as it has already transformed to a brand. This first person shooting game has won 39 Game of the Year Awards. It also proudly holds the title of “Game of the Decade” given by Spike Video Games Awards. Hence, due to every good reason, this game deserves a place in every gaming PC. Having such a game in your gaming PC is more like increasing worth of your PC.