Top 26 Free Video Games You Can Play in 2023

Free Video Games

Free Video Games: Gone are the days when free games were developed in Flash and were simple. Free to play games have been common for years and at VidaExtra we wanted to compile the best ones .

As in any self-respecting list, a lot of games have been left out, but what you can be sure of is that any of these 26 free video games contain great quality and, above all, a good many hours of fun.

Here goes the list (in alphabetical order):

Apex Legends

Apex Legends is Respawn Entertainment doing a battle royale in their style, which means that the speed of the action is very high and that the quality of the final result is through the roof. It’s also a game set in the Titanfall universe , I don’t know what more you could ask for. A true marvel for which it is not necessary to loosen up a single euro to enjoy for hours and hours.

  • Platforms : PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Battle for Wesnoth

It’s a few years old now, but Battle for Wesnoth is still a safe bet for anyone looking for a good, totally free turn-based strategy game . Its setting is of a fantastic type, with a certain aroma of Tolkien, and offers different factions, different races and the typical map in hexagons.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS (this version is the only paid one)


Considered the spiritual successor to Bloodline Champions , which is also free to play, Battlerite is a very action-focused team-based MOBA. In fact, unlike other titles of the genre, the objective is not to destroy the towers or the bases of the enemies, but to finish off all the players of the opposing team. A vice, listen.

  • Platforms : PC

Call of Duty: Warzone

Call of Duty: Warzone , the battle royale set in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare , is one of the best exponents of the genre. If you like the saga, its gameplay and you are looking for a new battle royale to take command of, don’t even think about it. You have it on PC, PS4 and Xbox One with the particularity that it is cross-play, so wherever you catch it, you can play with your friends regardless of the platform on which each one is.

  • Platforms : PC, PS4, Xbox One

destiny 2

As of October 1, 2019, Destiny 2 became free to play thanks to a version of the game called New Light , which includes all of the Year 1 content of the game at no additional cost in addition to the various multiplayer modes and temporary events. Without a doubt, it is one of the best shooters that this generation has given us, do not let it pass you by.

  • Platforms : PC, PS4, Xbox One, Stadia


DOTA 2 , Valve ‘s MOBA , is undoubtedly one of the most popular free to play that we can find on PC. Heroes with skills, two teams made up of five players each and an arena where you can fight your ass off defending your base. If you also enter with colleagues, you can say goodbye to everything else.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, Linux
The 27 best RPGs for PC


The 27 best RPGs for PC

EVE Online

‘EVE Online’ was originally released in 2003 and, for 13 years, it was running on a subscription basis. In November 2016, to the joy of many, the game went free . Ideal to try if you like MMORPGs set in space. Of course, all the part that can be played without paying has a series of limitations, but there it is.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac

Fortnite: Battle Royale

‘Fortnite Battle Royale’ is the game of the moment . Epic has managed to create a battle royale different from the others, very fun and, above all, constantly evolving. Each week brings news and has even included Thanos , the Marvel supervillain, in one of his temporary modes. Infinite fun without the need to checkout for anything.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, iOS

Genshin Impact

If you are looking for a good free RPG, you should give this Genshin Impact a try . Yes, on a visual level it is very reminiscent of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and it also shares other elements with the Nintendo jewel, but miHoYo’s game offers a very different experience . A lot of loot, many playable characters, magic, dragons and a very pleasant experience to play at your own pace.

  • Platforms : PS4, PC, iOS, Android

Gwen: The Witcher Card Game

Gwent has its origin in the novels of Andrzej Sapkowski , of course, and it was in The Witcher 3 where we were able to go from reading about this turn-based card game to being able to play a few games. It turned out to be so good that CD Projekt RED decided to turn it into its own full-fledged game. And it’s also free. Do not stop trying it.

  • Platforms : PC, PS4, Xbox One, iOS, Android

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

‘Hearthstone’ , the Blizzard card game , has been running for five years , long enough to have received a good handful of expansions full of cards and evolve by adding new mechanics every year. You can play online against players from all over the world, but also alone thanks to their Adventures. And without paying a single euro. Ideal for playing games from anywhere thanks to its version for mobile phones and tablets.

  • Platforms : PC, Max, iOS, Android

Heroes of the Storm

We repeat with Blizzard , in this case thanks to its MOBA ‘Heroes of the Storm’ that was released in mid-2015. Dozens of heroes, classes, 5v5 arenas and a good handful of maps where you can fight non-stop.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac

killer instinct

Ok, this ‘Killer Instinct’ only allows you to control a character (Jago, who isn’t exactly one-armed) if you don’t go through the checkout, so what? You can spend all the hours you want without paying anything. And if you want more characters you can buy them separately or even the entire pack, that’s up to you.

  • Platforms : PC, Xbox One

League of Legends

Talking about free to play games and not including ‘League of Legends’ would be almost a crime, so here it is. Choose your champion and get fully involved in the battle, it’s that simple. And complicated, because the Riot Games game is behind a community that is not only very large, but also ruthless. Get ready to suffer, especially if you’ve never touched a MOBA before.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac

Legends of Runeterra

If you are looking for a good card game as an alternative to other titles such as Hearthstone, which is also free and is on this same list, try this Legends of Runeterra because it is spectacular. It comes from Riot Games, it’s set in League of Legends and its gameplay is bomb-proof. A free to play marvel that is also very generous with the player in terms of unlocking cards to make new decks or improve existing ones.

  • Platforms : PC, iOS, Android

Magic: The Gathering Arena

Do you want more free card games? Well here you have this Magic: The Gathering Arena . Ideal for those who were missing a Magic, in this case with tons of cards, level ups and missions so you don’t get bored for a long time.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac


If you haven’t quite decided whether to buy ‘Overwatch’ or not, you might want to try ‘Paladins’ . Hi-Rez Studios ‘ hero shooter may not have the magic of the Blizzard title, whose designs are absolutely gorgeous, but this one is free. It has a card system to obtain a series of improvements that isn’t bad, and during the game you can improve various aspects of the character. It is very worth it.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One

Path of Exile

‘Path of Exile’ is ideal for anyone looking for a ‘Diablo III’ type title without having to shell out a single penny. In this sense, it is a title that offers something different from what we can see in most F2P, and the truth is that given its quality it is not to be missed.

  • Platforms : PC, Xbox One

Pokemon Unite

Pokémon UNITE gives just what it promises: a good replica of League of Legends , in this case starring a good handful of Pokémon, which has the ability to hook you so that you always play one more game. Let’s see, the MOBA formula doesn’t usually fail. And, like the Riot Games game, it’s free.


And if you’ve been wanting more MOBAs , then here you have Smite . The approach is very simple: two teams of five players must destroy the Phoenix of the enemies, as well as their titan. From there what we have are a lot of classes, gods and characters to choose from with their own level ups and abilities. The main difference between this MOBA and the rest is its third-person perspective instead of the typical overhead. Do not miss it.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

Star Wars: The Old Republic

Bioware and Star Wars together in a free MMORPG, I don’t think we need to give much more information about ‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ . If you don’t try it, it’s really because you don’t want to. And if you like it, you also have the option of paying by subscription, which will give you a little more juice.

  • Platforms : PC

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty

Another title that, over time, became free to play is ‘StarCraft II’ . In this case, you can play both the Wings of Liberty campaign, which is the base game, and the multiplayer game for free. The rest of the expansions are paid, but hey, with ‘StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty’ there are hours and hours of fun without going through the checkout.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac

Team Fortress 2

It doesn’t matter that ‘Team Fortress 2’ is one of the oldest titles on the list (it was released in 2007), as this Valve title is still a source of fun. You can spend a few euros on cosmetic items, like in most F2P games, but if you decide not to scratch your pocket, you’ll still enjoy it.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, Linux, PS3, Xbox 360


The ‘Warframe’ thing is a real madness. It’s one of those F2P games in which, when you’ve been playing for a few hours, you wonder how it’s possible for it to be free with so much content and options. Really, if you like third person shooters with space ninjas that jump a lot, shoot, carry swords and use magic, give it a try. And if not, too.

  • Platforms : PC, PS4, Xbox One

War Thunder

An MMO with its air combat simulator touches is what ‘War Thunder’ offers in exchange for zero euros, ideal for trying out whether or not flying through the skies and getting involved in gunfire is your thing. But beware, there are more than 800 vehicles including planes, tanks and warships, not everything is flying. And it looks wonderful.

  • Platforms : PC, Mac, Linux, PS4, Android

World of Tanks

Do you like tanks? Do you like to smash things with a tank? Do you like to blow up other tanks with your tank? Do you like free games? If you have answered yes to at least one of these questions, ‘World of Tanks’ is what you are looking for, a very crazy MMO full of… tanks.

  • Platforms : PC, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One

As I said at the beginning, in any good list of this type worth its salt, a lot of games are left out. In this case titles like Arena of Valor , ‘Pokémon GO’ or Clash Royale could have entered , to give a few more examples.

Now you have the comments at your disposal to recommend those F2P that are not here and that everyone should at least try.