Top Five Most Played Online Games Of 2016

Playing online games is one of the popular activities to kill time. Use of PC, Androids, and tablets has made the world of online gaming bigger and better. With this, every day multiple new games are launched, and people get more choices. Be it to play Heroes of Warcraft or Texas Hold’em in a USA friendly poker site, people keeps following the trends.

Let us get to know which online games kept people hooked in 2016.

League of Legends


League of Legends tops the list when we talk about the most popular online games of 2016. It is a multiplayer online battle arena which uses real-time strategy. Developed and published by Riot Games for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, this game is played by millions of people per month.

Texas Hold’em
Today, when someone is asked about online poker game, it is generally referred to Texas Hold’em. From decades, this game has been most popular poker game. World Series of poker and movies like Rounders made this game more popular than ever. It is the most played game at USA friendly poker sites.

World of Warcraft
World of Warcraft was made in 2004 by Bizzard Entertainment. The game became so popular that it holds Guinness World Record for most subscribed multiplayer online role-playing game.

DOTA 2
Launched by Valve Corporation, DOTA 2 is the next most played games by online game lovers. The name stands for Defense of The Ancients. There are empires, emperors, and super villains in this game. The game was developed for Microsoft Windows, Linux, and OSX. The largest professional tournaments of DOTA 2, The International were organized at KeyArena in Seattle, Washington. Valve hosts it.

Counter Strike: Global Offensive

Counter Strike is an online first person shooter game. Like its previous versions, Global Offensive is an objective-based multiplayer shooter game. Here, each player plays either from Terrorist or Counter-Terrorist team and tries to destroy the enemy team and fulfill the required objective. The game was developed and launched by Valve Corporation and Hidden Path Entertainment in 2012. It is considered one of the best games regarding popularity.

The world of online gaming is vast. Due to continuous introduction of some well-crafted games this world keeps players engaged and entertained.

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