Surely in 2021 your desire to play video games has not diminished one bit. We know this and that is why we are going to show you the best options to spend hours in front of your PC monitor… without paying a single euro! without paying a single euro!
The PC has many advantages over consoles. And we’re not just talking about the possibility of performing many more tasks, enjoying more multimedia options or that playing online does not require a subscription, but also that the catalog of video games is much wider than on PS4, Xbox One or Nintendo Switch.
League of Legends
A legend for PC gamers. Its enormous popularity is a reflection of its quality, and for years it has had (and has) millions of people glued to the monitor day in and day out.
Riot Games’ popular MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena game) is one of the best options if you want to play for free on your PC, even more than 10 years after its release.
Team up with four other players and take on the opposing team, made up of five members. Of course, there are a multitude of options and at first it will cost you to get to know all the skills, attacks, formations and so on.
Once you get used to it, you will not be able to separate from League of Legends. The game is free, although to be able to choose the champion you want to face you have to accumulate energy.
Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8
The free to play par excellence of recent years, which with its Season 8 expands even more its possibilities, characters, playable variety and available skins.
The great advantage is that on PC you will not have to pay to play online, something that happens on Xbox, but also Epic Games game offers an intense Battle Royale mode for 100 players with purely aesthetic microtransactions.
It must be said that Save the World mode is not free, but the great attraction of Fortnite is its Battle Royale, which will soon hook you for its fun, accessibility and continuous references to other sagas.
In Season 8 we can get skins from Venom 2: There Will Be Massacre or Dune, among many others. Do not hesitate to try it; it is a win to win.
Call of Duty Warzone
Activision’s war saga par excellence made the leap to free to play with Call of Duty Warzone, an intense Battle Royale for 100 players that features crossplay between PS4, Xbox One and PC and that will hook you for hours for its variety of weapons, perks, skins, and many other contents.
It has recently received a new Battle Pass on the occasion of Black Ops Cold War, the new installment of the franchise.
As in any free to play, Warzone offers games on huge maps, with fun variants such as Loot Mode, as well as the division into pairs, trios and quartets, which multiplies the fun with our friends and other players in the community.
If you are a fan of the Call of Duty saga and you like Battle Royale, Warzone is the best option to play for free on your PC.
Counter Strike Global Offensive
If you are a PC player, you will surely remember the Counter Strike phenomenon in the 90s, the well-known multiplayer shooter from Valve that turned call centers into battlefields for months.
Counter Strike Global Offensive is the free-to-play variant of the saga, gathering millions of players on Steam thanks to its depth, variety of modes and war recreation.
Of course, to succeed in Counter Strike G.O. you will need time, experience, knowledge and above all company in your first games, so we recommend playing it with friends, at least at the beginning.
You can enjoy its battles for free, although paying unlocks some skins, weapons and you can participate in premium games, but it is not strictly necessary.
Apex Legends is undoubtedly one of the sensations of recent years in free online games.
And no wonder: all the baggage of Respawn Entertainment, studio responsible for games like Titanfall or Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, is noticeable every time we pull the trigger in the intense shootouts.
Mixing elements of “hero shooter” with the traditional first-person action, Apex Legends offers us to team up with other players (in squads of two or three people) to fight a pitched battle (a battle royale) or participate in the classic deathmatch mode.
Apex Legends has more than 100 million players worldwide, and can be played for free on PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.
Although initially a paid game, Bungie decided to adopt the free-to-play model with Destiny 2, its space epic, allowing everyone to become a guardian for free.
Destiny 2 is a first-person action game with RPG elements that invites us to travel across the galaxy uncovering mysteries, gaining new powers and kicking alien ass.
Dubbed Destiny 2: New Light, the free version allows us to enjoy many game modes, although to access all modes and the latest expansions, we must purchase the season pass.
Destiny 2 can be played for free on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Google Stadia and PC.