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First-Person MMORPG

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Nowadays, videogames often experiment with visual style and experience. It's clear that players prefer several specific types of graphics, which has the most vivid visuals. The title of the most extravagant and immersive ones belong to the First-Person MMORPG, which provides an opportunity to see the gameplay from the inside of eyes of your character. The first-person view experience is full of new emotions and features, unique only to that kind of games, whether it's serving for decorative or functional purposes.

Out of Reach

Indie open-world MMO game featuring elements of the survival in the wild

Next Day: Survival

Survival MMO game in post-apocalyptic setting featuring roleplaying elements

Will to Live Online

Indie MMORPG-shooter in post-apocalyptic setting

Mortal Online 2

A sequel of immersive hardcore open-world sandbox MMORPG

The Elder Scrolls Online

Elder Scrolls Online is an MMORPG in setting of Elder Scrolls series.

Outlaws of the Old West

Outlaws of the Old West is an indie open-world survival MMO in Western setting.


Heat is an experimental open-world survival MMORPG in Western setting.

New World

A realistic sandbox MMORPG developed by Amazons Game Studios

Bloodlines of Prima

A first-person free-to-play MMORPG with survival mechanics

PlanetSide 2

PlanetSide 2 is a sci-fi MMOFPS with extremely dynamic large-scale battles in open world.

Somnium Space

A VR MMO with unlimited opportunities


Boundless is a voxel sandbox survival MMO game in open world.

Team Fortress 2

Team Fortress 2 is a multiplayer first-person shooter game about the rivalry of two organizations.


Minecraft is a blocky 3D sandbox about crafting and exploring.

Mortal Online

Mortal Online is a sandbox hardcore MMORPG.

Darkfall: Rise of Agon

Darkfall: Rise of Agon is a hardcore old-school style MMORPG.

Sphere 3

Sphere 3 is a free-to-play MMORPG developed by Russian indie studio.

Wurm Online

Wurm Online is a sandbox MMORPG with flexible systems of skills, building and development.

Conan Exiles

Conan Exiles is an open-world multiplayer survival MMO in the world of Conan the Barbarian.

ARK: Survival Evolved

The game project about the survival in the world of dinosaurs and the gradual evolution of players.


Screen from Mortal 2 First-Person MMORPG

More About First-Person MMORPG

Most of the first-person MMORPG use this angle of view to improve the quality of the gameplay and create an entirely innovative experience with the highest level of immersion. When you play these videogames, you see the world with the eyes of your character. Usually, you can see only arms of your hero; most of the videogames show your weapon and animation of the arms when you use magic or perform various actions. It looks aesthetically pleasing and helps to concentrate on the environment of the game; it's easier to associate yourself with your character when you don't get distracted by the appearance of your protagonist.

The First-Person MMORPG provides an improved quality of combat mechanics. It's much easier to shoot and aim to your enemy from the first view, and I'd look more realistic. The action combat looks extremely dynamic when you see it as if you're on the battlefield, fighting with the enemies instead of your character. Even though it's not so easy to track the actions of the foes behind your back as you can do it in-game with the third-person view, the gameplay of these projects is much more challenging and realistic.

Most of the modern First-Person MMORPG projects provide an opportunity to switch between third and first-person and customize the angle of view, so that visual style can be found in any type of video game, with no restrictions by genre and setting.

Best First-Person MMORPG

  • The Elder Scrolls Online has a well-developed first-person mode, which looks the same way as an iconic interface of previous parts of TES series. In this project, you can see only the hands of your hero and environment.
  • Mortal Online is a first-person MMORPG in a medieval setting. It's a PvPvE sandbox open-world projects which have a dark-fantasy inspired plot.
  • Wurm Online is a hardcore fantasy MMORPG which has a first-person graphics mode. The graphics are a bit outdated, but it's still pretty and vivid.