Top 4 Free Massively Multiplayer Online Games

MMORPG Games that are free to download and free to play

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Here's a list of free massively multiplayer online video games (also known as MMO or MMORPG games). Unlike many MMORPG games that charge a monthly service fee, these games are both free to play and free to download.

9Dragons

What We Like

  • Supports various screen resolutions.

  • Decent graphics.

  • In-app purchases.

  • Uses 2 GB of RAM at minimum.

What We Don't Like

  • Large setup file size.

  • Long setup process.

  • Text is hard to read.

Release Date Sep 17, 2011
Genre — Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
Theme Martial Arts

Nine Dragons is a martial arts-themed massively multiplayer online role-playing game that was released in 2011 by Korean developer Indy21. The game features PvP and PvE egame play based on the server joined. Players will create a character from one of four classes; Chi Kung Artis, Holist, Strategist, and Warrior, and explore ancient China during the reign of the Ming Dynasty.

Anarchy Online

What We Like

  • In-depth with lots of content.

  • Known for its social aspects.

  • Simple and straightforward installation.

  • Plenty of customizable settings.

What We Don't Like

  • Dated graphics.

  • May encounter lags during a game.

Release Date — Jun 27, 2001
Genre — Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
Theme — Sci-Fi MMORPG

Anarchy Online is a science fiction based massively multiplayer online role-playing game that is set 30,000 years in the future. Players take on the role of a colonist who has traveled to a distant desert planet named Rubi-Ka. Released in 2001 Anarchy Online is one of the longest-running MMORPGs and has seen the release of more than five expansions and DLCs over the years. The game has also been free to play since its release but there is a limit to that free play to the main game and first expansion. There is a paid option which allows players to access all of the features, expansions, and DLCs.

Rappelz

What We Like

  • Awesome multiplayer.

  • Great pet system.

  • Fine graphics.

What We Don't Like

  • Big download.

  • Little game assistance.

  • Steep learning curve.

Genre Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
Theme — Medieval Fantasy MMORPG
Media Format — Download, Standalone application

Rappelz is a medieval fantasy MMORPG in which players can choose from three different races and a variety of different character classes. Other features that are available in Rappelz is a detailed pet system, player-owned dungeons, rideable mounts and more.

Last Chaos

What We Like

  • Rewards explorers with special items.

  • Hundreds of quests.

  • Requires only 512 MB of RAM.

What We Don't Like

  • Below-average graphics.

  • Few character trait options.

  • Large setup file.

Battle to be the one true ruler of Iris, the fantasy setting for Last Chaos. In this free MMORPG video game, players will take part in quests that will help them develop skills and gain experience to become the true ruler of Last Chaos.