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Hardcore MMO Games

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In opposite to usual games, where the player can cope with difficulties just with one click of the mouse, the Hardcore MMOs constantly challenge with their complexity and are intended only for players who can spend many hours developing a character and their skills.

Star Conflict

Star Conflict is a free-to-play space action oriented on combat.

RAM Pressure

RAM Pressure is a tactical story-driven FPS with turn-based combat and setting of hard science fiction

Entropia Universe

Entropia Universe is a MMORPG in sci-fi setting, featuring the outstanding economic system .

For Honor

For Honor is a team-based hack-and-slash MMO featuring realistic combat and classes.

BasketPulse

BasketPulse is a realistic simulator of basketball club management.

Perpetuum

Perpetuum was a mech sci-fi MMORPG with player-driven economics.

Foxhole

Foxhole is a MMO military simulator with colossal battles.

Realm of the Mad God

Realm of the Mad God is a pixel MMORPG with hardcore diverse gameplay.

Warspear

Warspear Online is a pixel hardcore video game with old-school gameplay.

Pirates of the Burning Sea

Pirates of the Burning Sea is a game about the "age of pirates" which takes place in the XVII century.

Anarchy Online

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

Gloria Victis

Gloria Victis is a MMORPG where you can explore the breathtaking atmospheric Medieval world.

Mortal Online 2

Mortal Online 2 is a sequel of immersive hardcore open-world sandbox MMORPG.

Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege is one of the most hardcore tactical shooter games with destructible environment.

Escape from Tarkov

Escape from Tarkov is a hardcore multiplayer shooter with sophisticated battle mechanics.

Camelot Unchained

Camelot Unchained is an upcoming indie MMORPG inspired by Dark Age of Camelot.

Population Zero

Population Zero is a survival sandbox MMO with RPG mechanics.

Enlisted

Enlisted is a squad-based MMOFPS in World War II setting developed by Gaijin Entertaniment.

Shadow Worlds

Shadow Worlds is an old-school hardcore MMORPG in fantasy setting.

Astonia: The Return of Yendor

Astonia: The Return of Yendor is an ols-school 2D fantasy MMORPG.

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More About Hardcore MMO Games

The Hardcore MMO Games requires the knowledge of battle tactics with different enemies and understanding of the deep mechanics of the game. This genre of games couldn't be just picked up and played; the gamer needs to spend a lot of time playing to figure out everything.

Some of the Hardcore MMO Games even make obstacles for players to make the game trough harder. For example, in some games, there is only one in-game life, so if your character dies, you will have to create a new one. In other ones, your hero will have the small HP, while the mobs and bosses are massively overpowered. If you don't know the tactics of the battle against them, you will die every time you try to defeat them.

The hardcore of most modern MMO games is that the player needs to spend a lot of time on grinding and levelling. Otherwise, you won't be able to compete with other players properly.

Best Hardcore MMO Games

  • EverQuest is one of the hardest MMORPG ever made. It's one of the pioneers of the RPG genre, and it has one of the most extremal and unusual experiences among other games. The EverQuest has a flexible class system and lots of outstanding game mechanics.
  • Ultima Online is the old-school MMO, once the best game of its genre because it has pretty isometric visuals, exciting story and lots of funny jokes. This game is a reference representative of the hardcore genre because of its exceptional battle mechanics and character development system.
  • EVE Online is the supreme Hardcore MMO, unparalleled in the genre. It has a colossal amount of epic activities, and the essential part of EVE is its community. The players of EVE Online generating the most incredible stories and events, the hardest colossal space battles and incredibly intricate wars over the hierarchy between and within alliances.