In this day and age, It’s getting easier to connect with your friends online. This has lead to the creation of many well regarded video games that have been able to develop a strong fan-base. As such, more and more games are being made multiplayer to appeal to the ever growing audiences. because of this, here are five games that have succeeded in connecting us to our friends.
5. Left For Dead
Left 4 Dead has been widely considered one of the most popular zombie games of all time. You and three other survivors attempt to survive a zombie apocalypse by fighting your way to designated evacuation zone, taking breaks at safe houses. It’s Hollywood movie style combined with its satisfying combat and popular catch phrases has generated a huge fanbase. The game allows for local or online multiplayer through either story mode of versus mode. The game greatly relies on team work, and as such it greatly encourages you to play with other people as the AI cant watch your back.
The hit multiplayer, RPG game, Borderlands 2, takes place on the prison planet of Pandora. You and your friends play as vault hunters, adventurers who search for the legendary vault that supposedly contains long lost alien technology. The games clever art style coupled with its intense multiplayer integration provides hours of entertainment with you and your friends.
Possibly one of the most famous sandbox games. Minecraft allows you to build whatever you can imagine out of different kinds of blocks, but not only can you that, you can also do it with your friends. The Minecraft multiplayer allows you and your friends to get together and build what you have always dreamed, and also blow it up with the same excitement. Whether your battling monsters or becoming the next great architect, Minecraft is a great game with others.
2. Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate
A remake of Monster Hunter Tri. Featuring a four player online co op, you and your friends hunt gargantuan monsters. The multiplayer allows for a strong level of strategy. Although Monster Hunter’s main audience is based in Japan, there is still a large number of western support. Monster Hunter is a great game to play with your friends, and definitely worth getting.
1. League of Legends
Whether your playing cooperatively or against your friends, League of Legends is widely regarded as one of the most popular multiplayer games of all time. Appearing in gaming events such as Major League Gaming, It has a enormous fanbase of devoted spectators and avid players.
League of Legends is based on the extremely popular Warcraft 3 mod Defense of the Ancients, better known as DOTA. released in 2003 where it quickly gained popularity among the Warcraft fans. Eventually it became even more popular than the the base game and became the gaming sensation it is today.
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