Top 5 free action games from Steam you should be playing
Itching for some fast-paced action games? Sign up for a free account and download the Steam client at http://store.steampowered.com so you can enjoy these action-packed hits with gamers around the world.
Realm of the Mad God
Now, let us start with a simple and fast-paced game that feels like you are playing Ragnarok Online but in the pixeled world of Minecraft.
Developed by Wild Shadow Studios, Realm of the Mad God is a massive-multiplayer co-operative shooter game. It enables gamers to cooperate in the world of Oryx the Mad God with their chosen classes such as the ever-helpful Priest, the all-around Knight, and the nimble Archer.
With the top-down view and the basic FPS-inspired control system combined, you will easily get addicted as you kill Oryx’s minions, level up, take loot, and explore the dungeons with your guildmates.
Start your adventure and get Realm of the Mad God here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/200210/
Gotham City Impostors
Fans of the Dark Knight might want to try this out.
Monolith Productions gave the ‘Team A vs Team B’ classic FPS theme a twist when it expanded the Batman vs Joker rivalry with Gotham City’s neighborhood wannabes, making it a crazy experience as you play for The Bats and The Jokerz.
The easy level up and loadout system makes each gaming session an opportunity to pawn your opponents in epic ways. With an arsenal of rifles, grappling hook guns, katanas, and trampolines, gamers can feel the hero and villain aspect while donning makeshift Batman and Joker costumes.
Which side will you represent? Find out and get Gotham City Impostors here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/206210/
If you loved the Grand Theft Auto series, here is a game that you would probably want to check out.
APB: Reloaded is the free and current version of the 2010 sandbox third-person shooter APB: All Points Bulletin. Developed by Realtime Worlds and later acquired by Reloaded Productions, the game features the world of San Paro, a criminal-infested city with various districts to choose from. Gamers can choose between two factions, Criminals and Enforcers, each with its own missions against the opposing team.
Various weapons, items, vehicles, and missions make it feel like you are living another life in this concrete jungle. With a comprehensive character customization and level up system where skill instead of play time drives your character’s progress, APB will feed your urban action-adventure needs.
Wreck havoc, or enforce the law. Take part and get APB: Reloaded here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/113400/
If you want futuristic fast-paced action shooters, Blacklight: Retribution is the game for you. This intense first-person fragfest developed by Zombie Studios boasts of highly detailed maps and classic run-and-gun game modes like deathmatch, team deathmatch, and capture the flag.
Aside from characters called Agents, gamers are equipped with mini mechs called Hardsuits, HRVs or Hyper Reality Visor, a feature where-in you can locate enemies and determine their vulnerable areas, and various weaponry like assault rifles, flamethrowers, and shotguns.
One highlight feature is the complexity of the allowable customization of weaponry. Gun aficionados will love this as it gives the gamers the advantage to play with style, and of course, pawn without limits.
Be an agent of warfare and get Blacklight: Retribution here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/209870/
Team Fortress 2addicting, epic, and chaotic – three words that will describe this classic hit from Valve, also the developer of Steam.
Team Fortress 2 is a team-based first person shooter that encourages gamers to cooperate and attain a goal through various game modes and play styles.
With nine creative and unique classes to choose from, countless gameplay styles are offered to gamers as each class has its own set of weapons and functions, allowing various combinations of techniques and creative builds.
One unique game mode is called Payload, wherein the offensive team must bring a moving cart through a track from A to B. Using various strategies, the defensive team must prevent this from happening. The constant clash between teams makes such a gaming session epic, leaving you thirsty for more rounds. This is just one out of the eight available game modes TF2 has to offer.
With the eye candy character and environment design, you can spend countless hours stomping everyone else in your way.
Join the fragfest and get Team Fortress 2 here: http://store.steampowered.com/app/440/
With this list of games available for free, gamers can now enjoy countless hours of quality experience without the guilt of spending budget money for gadgets and accessories. As my mother used to say, “Consume your food now while it is still hot.” Enjoy!
Editor’s note: This post is contributed by Rei Magnaye. Rei is our gaming love guru. His multiple relationships with video games made him a time-tested gamer on quality and experience. A former battle dancer and e-sports contender, he loves roaming around different competitive gaming worlds, fragging other players (or getting inevitably killed), and laughing about it.