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Cyberpunk MMORPG List

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The setting of the distant future is widespread for video games. It has many specific subgenres, each one with different features and visual style. One of the most recognizable and popular of them is very special Cyberpunk MMORPG. The main feature of this setting is a combination of "low life — high technologies", that contains advanced technological progress and extreme poverty, lawlessness and moral corruption at the same time. This genre has different styles, such as Japanese Cyberpunk videogames.

Anarchy Online

Anarchy Online is a science fiction MMORPG developed by company Funcom.


An indie fantasy MMORPG in steampunk setting

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Cyberpunk MMORPG has one of the most stylish and unusual settings out of all. The main feature of this setting is breathtaking environment visuals. Mostly it represents the broad landscapes of vast megacities, full of colourful advertisements, and the burning lights of skyscrapers rising to the sky. This is one of the most recognizable features of the cyberpunk setting, that was adopted from the Japanese cyberpunk culture. The video games of this genre often feature broad streetscapes and many picturesque points of view.

Another specific feature of Cyberpunk MMORPG is a close connection between virtual and actual reality. The very popular technology is a direct connection between a computer and human brain, different augmentations, and other improvements of the human body. The cyborgs, unusual weapons, virtual reality, and advanced internet technologies don't seem uncommon in the world of these games.

Very often, the society in Cyberpunk MMORPG is ruled by gigantic corporations, which usually holds their power, not in the most legitimate way. This society suffers from the loss of all moral guidelines and the lack of value of human life. People in this world often suffer from the attacks of criminal crews, which are not controlled by anyone. The society of cyberpunk is highly marginalized.

Due to excellent technology development, Cyberpunk MMORPG provides players with many enjoyable weapons, combat systems and gameplay improvements. Many games of this genre have a unique mechanics of shooting, hacking, and a wide range of other skills.

Best Cyberpunk MMORPG

  • Anarchy Online is one of the pioneers of the Cyberpunk genre in the MMORPG sphere. The events of this game are taking place in a distant future, in a unique sci-fi setting.
  • Neocron is a post-apocalyptic MMORPG in a cyberpunk setting, with an exciting storyline and breathtaking gloomy atmosphere of despair.
  • The Matrix Online is an MMORPG, the official continuation of the original franchise of the Matrix.