Where to Download Free Full-Versions of Computer Games

Download free full version of games from independent developers

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Who doesn't like getting free stuff? When it comes to computer games, there's a lot you can get without spending a penny. Granted, you're not going to find for free the latest release in that super-awesome game franchise all of your friends are playing now (not legally anyway), but you can find some great titles created by independent developers available for free and legally, as well as many free-to-play games that give you a chance to play a game without forking over your hard-earned dough before you deciding if you like it.

Where to Download Free Full-Version Games

Many independent developers make their games available online for self-promotion. Some games are available to download for free, while others have to be played online, requiring an internet connection.

Here are a few places you can find free games.

  • Best Free Sim Games
    Here is a list of great free simulation games. Whether you're interested in flight simulators, or city or civilization building simulations, you can find something that will likely pique your interest.
  • Free Tycoon Games
    You can be a tycoon at just about anything, from railroads to fish tanks. Put your management savvy to the test with these freebies.
  • Free Online Stock Market Games
    You may not have a lot of money in real life, but that doesn't mean you don't have the smarts to build a fortune playing the stock market. Check out these stock trader trainers and build your fantasy portfolio while sharpening your stock picking powers. 
  • Free Flight Sims
    Get into the cockpit of your favorite flying machine, from jets to choppers to World War II classics and test your skills as a pilot.
  • Commercial Freeware Games
    Some games that were previously commercial games you had to pay for have been rereleased with a freeware license. Here is a list of those games.
  • Freeware Games
    Free-to-play is a business model some online games have adopted. These games allow you to play the game for free, often with some limits, while also offering the option to purchase the game to remove the limits, or purchase certain benefits or features to enhance the game. 
  • Steam Free Games
    The game platform Steam always has some games available as free offerings. These change regularly, so check back for new games.

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