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Top 10 Best Games for Windows 7 and PC
Top 10 best games for Windows 7 in First Person Shooter (FPS), Role Playing Games (RPG), Real-time strategy games, racing games and many more are all covered in this article.
Games have become one of the most essential parts of one's computer. Modern day, games have been moving more close to reality and better game play for the better entertainment of the player and adding way more fun to it. But it is important to choose the best games and not just buy any one that looks good. Many games are not as good to play as they seem to be by their screenshots, even some of the best HD PC games don't perform very well. This article guides you how to choose games, which are really good to play, about some multi-players games and reviews from users.
Crysis: Free Review and Download
Crysis Developer - Crytek
Crysis Publisher - Electronic Arts (EA)
System Requirements for Crysis - Intel Core 2 Duo Processor, NVIDIA GeForce 8600 or equivalent, 2 GB RAM, DX 9 or above.
The best First Person Shooter in the market till date has bagged more than a handful of awards not only for the best game but also for writing a good story and futuristic concepts of the new age of warfare with life touching graphics. The game is surely a great treat. The game has so awesome graphics that all new graphics card are tested against the game for a count of the highest Frames per Second. The game requires a very high amount of skill for killing enemies with all your adrenaline rushing in. Crysis involves a huge number of futuristic weapons which the player has to select according to his requirement which is called the "Nano Muscle Suit". Crysis has also been called as the game of the decade with life touching realism and the best storyline for any FPS yet in the gaming world.
Pros - Innovative storyline, mind-blowing graphics.
Cons - High system requirements demand and does not work at low end graphics card at all.
Dirt 2: Free Review and Download
Dirt 2 Developer - Codemasters
Dirt 2 Publisher - Codemasters
System Requirements for Dirt 2 - Intel Pentium D 2.6Ghz or AMD Athlon 64 X2, 1GB RAM(2GB for Windows Vista and Windows 7), 10GB Hard Disk Space, ATI Radeon X1600 or NVIDIA GeForce 6800 or higher
Colin McRae: Dirt 2 is one of the best racing games currently in the market with mind-blowing graphics and very good and cool user interface. The game comes as a tribute to the Rally Legend Colin McRae. The game includes five different event types: Rally, Rallycross, Trailblazer, Land Rush and Raid. The World Tour mode sees players competing in multi-car and solo races at new locations. The game has X-Games like the real world and also includes one of the best multi-player modes in all the racing games. The game with so many different racing modes surely tests the player to its highest level with one of the best interactive game modes. The game also features Ken Block, Travis Pastrana, Tanner Foust, and Dave Mirra who are on the top of the stunts show in the X-Games. The game has all the popular rally cars and SUVs which gives the player a taste about the cars. The game is as close to reality as any game can get; and I would surely recommend this game as one of the best racing games.
Pros - Excellent Physics, nice playing game and very nice finishing.
Cons - None so far.
Call of Duty 6: Modern Warfare 2 (COD6-MW2): Free Review and Download
Call of Duty 6: Modern Warfare 2 Developer - Infinity Ward
Call of Duty 6: Modern Warfare 2 Publisher - Activison
System Requirements for Call of Duty 6: Modern Warfare 2 - Intel Pentium 4 3.2 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 3200+ processor or better supported, 1GB RAM, 12GB of free Hard Disk Space, ATI Radeon X1600 or NVIDIA GeForce 6800 or higher
Another gaming title comes from the famous series of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2(Call of Duty 6), which involves warfare in the present time and between humans of different nations on different objectives with one of the best graphics in the First Person Shooter segment. The game has one of the most touching and innovative storylines with the story being continued from Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. The game includes everything whatever you ask like Racing in snow-mobiles, shooting from snow-mobiles, shooting people, tanks, helicopters etc. from a helicopter, riding an underwater vehicle and so many more. The game involves mainly the US and UK with the player playing under the name of Sgt. Gary "Roach" Sanderson. Modern Warfare 2 has a very big database of guns and new weapons also which are under development those allow the player to use any gun from a huge number of guns. The game has been considered one of the best games when it come to FPS and also when playing the game on a low-end computer.
Pros - Has excellent graphics, very good game and very nice finishing.
Cons - Story is good but a very short one.
Age of Empires III (3): Free Review and Download
Age of Empires 3 Developer - Ensemble Studios
Age of Empires 3 Publisher - Microsoft Game Studios
System Requirements for Age of Empires 3 - 1.4 GHz processor, 256 MB RAM, 2.0 GB hard disk space, 64 MB video card.
Age of Empires III (3), is one of the all time favorite real-time strategy game. Age of Empires III is used for numerous gaming competitions and tournaments for seeing how good the other player is against his opponent. The game has one of the best LAN playing modes giving it a very good and superior edge over those games which don't. The game is all about civilizations, many of them are from the Latin America but two expansion packs are also available with the Age of Empires III – The Warcheifs and The Asian Dynasties, which comprises of both Asian and American civilization and also a campaign on Indians too!
Age of Empires III has developed more and has become better in graphics and fine tuning but it loses out on one of the main factors i.e., not as user friendly as the previous two games were. The game has to be figured out properly before you can appreciate the graphics and storyline which takes some time. Rumors have been on that Age of Empires IV (4) will also be released soon in near future and it will be having the story of the present day modern warfare.
Pros - Excellent story, the game can also be played with very low end computers.
Cons - Without a proper graphics card, the game hangs up when the ship wars start which is one of the most mind blowing graphics in the whole game.
Counter-Strike Source: Free Review and Download
Counter-Strike Source Developer - Valve Corporation
Counter-Strike Source Publisher - Valve Corporation
System Requirements for Counter-Strike Source - 1.2 GHz processor, 256 MB RAM, DirectX 7 capable graphics card, Internet connection (broadband or better recommended)
The best First Person shooter game is Counter-Strike Source which has to be played online against other player on multiplayer mode with the most light-weight multiplayer server in the whole world. The game has many objectives where all the players start in a map and have to finish the objective to end the game and win or eliminate all the other opponents. The game allows the players either to choose terrorists or counter-terrorist teams to play with. The game provides one of the most realistic graphics about guns, their recoil and their special abilities. The game has no partiality towards the players or the boats (when playing in single player mode).
Pros - Very light weight and easy game to understand and play
Cons- No storyline, the game becomes boring after a certain period of time.
FIFA 10: Free Review and Download
FIFA 10 Developer - EA Sports
FIFA 10 Publisher - EA Sports
System Requirements for FIFA 10 - 1.2 GHz processor, 256 MB RAM, DirectX 7 capable graphics card, Internet connection (broadband or better recommended)
FIFA 10 is better for who want to play football on the computer. The game which was started in the year 1993 is under improvement since then and still developing for better graphics and better user interface. FIFA 10 which has always been appreciated for their very awesome graphics and also for their different game mode that makes the game more interesting. You can select you favorite team and players as their manager in "Manager Mode" or a player of the team and compete in both the national squad and your club squad in the "Be A Pro" mode! The game includes all the stadiums of the big clubs with the exact detail! The game is available for all platforms and is the best game when it comes to football!
Pros - Harder to score, Manager Mode is very realistic and exciting to play
Cons- The game is pretty hard to get used to if you are a novice to the game.
Race Driver: Grid: Free Review and Download
Race Driver: Grid Developer - Codemasters
Race Driver: Grid Publisher - Codemasters
System Requirements for Race Driver: Grid - Intel Pentium 3 GHz or AMD Athlon 64 3000+ processor, 1GB RAM, DirectX Compatible Sound Card, NVIDIA GeForce 6800 or ATI Radeon X1300 or above, Internet connection (broadband or better recommended)
Grid has been considered as one of the best racing games as the game offers both the fun of driving a car and life touching realism. The game has not such a storyline but is a very good racing simulator with the player starting from nothing by driving for any team. He gets job in to making his own team and taking the team to the top every season. Grid has many different racing game modes such as Drift, Circuit Racing etc. The game gives the player a taste of driving different vehicles like driving Muscle Cars, Formula 3 car, Super cars and many more. The game is the best when it comes to racing simulator but the game is pretty dull with no story line and less excitement.
Pros - The best racing simulator, the best graphics in racing games.
Cons- The game is pretty dull and seems pretty boring to players
Battlefield: Bad Company 2: Free Review and Download
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Developer - EA Digital Illusions CE
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Publisher - EA (Electronic Arts)
System Requirements for Battlefield: Bad Company 2 - Dual core 2 GHZ processor, 2 GB RAM, DirectX Compatible Sound Card, GeForce 7800 GT / ATI X1900 with 256 MB VRAM - DirectX 9, Internet connection (broadband or better recommended)
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 is one of the most sensational games when talking about gaming on the multiplayer mode. Battlefield: Bad Company 2 picks up the story from where it was left in Battlefield: Bad Company. Although the games like Modern Warfare 2 has all the present day weapons and vehicles. The game is only for mature gamers because the game involves a very big deal of blood and slaughter. The game was released into the markets and had got a very positive feedback with very good user reviews for both the single player and multiplayer mode and also from all the major game reviewing companies for its mind blowing graphics and very good story line.
Pros - Very good First Person Shooter experience.
Cons- Very bloody might be considered very violent by many players.
Resident Evil 4: Free Review and Download
Resident Evil 4 Developer - Capcom
Resident Evil 4 Publisher - Capcom, Ubisoft
System Requirements for Resident Evil 4 - 1 GHz Pentium III or AMD Athlon Processor(or better), 256 MB RAM(512 MB recommended), Video Card should be 128 MB DirectX 9.0c-compliant AGP or PCI Express graphics card (256 or higher for high graphics detail support), Sound Card should be DirectX 9.0c compliant
Till date, Resident Evil 4 is the best third person shooter game in the world. The game is considered one of the best when talking about the horror storyline. It is best suited for people who like horror stories because it gives them the thrill to discover and play. Resident Evil 4 was a very big hit as far as sales and rating are concerned, with one of the best sales record in any games history. This is a must play game for people who are in love with horror stories.
Pros - Very good Third Person Shooter experience.
Cons - Bad experience for gamers who hate horror stories.
Grand Theft Auto (GTA): San Andreas: Free Review and Download
Grand Theft Auto (GTA): San Andreas Developer - Rockstar Games
Grand Theft Auto (GTA): San Andreas Publisher - Rockstar Games
System Requirements for Grand Theft Auto (GTA): San Andreas - 1 GHz Pentium III or AMD Athlon Processor (or better), 256 MB RAM (512 MB recommended), Video Card should be 128 MB DirectX 9.0c-compliant AGP or PCI Express graphics card (256 or higher for high graphics detail support), Sound Card should be DirectX 9.0c compliant.
Grand Theft Auto (GTA): San Andreas is one of the most popular and most selling games in the history of all games. This Role Playing Game (RPG) was first of a kind which allowed the player to do anything in the game as he desired. The player can choose to follow the storyline of the game or to follow all the minor missions and have plenty of fun in those missions. Missions include - shooting from car, killing someone, delivering someone, kidnapping someone and what not! It was the third 3D game in the gaming series of Grand Theft Auto (GTA). It was originally released for PlayStation 2 but because of its increasing popularity the game was released for Xbox and Microsoft Windows. For players who like fun-filled RPG games this is the best you will wind then!
Pros - Allows the player to do anything he wants
Cons - Might leave a very bad impression on the players mind, resulting in stress.
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|Guest Author: Beth Clemensen 13 Mar 2012|
|Run a grammar and punctuation checker on your reviews. Your meaning will be clearer.|
|Guest Author: Alfred 26 Oct 2012|
|Really nice compilation of the Windows games.|
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