Asian-style fantasy MMORPG with highly dynamic automatic gameplay
A tactical story-driven FPS with turn-based combat and setting of hard science fiction
Entropia Universe is a MMORPG in sci-fi setting, featuring the outstanding economic system .
A fantasy MMO game with classic RPG gameplay, mixed with strategy mechanics
Sandbox fantasy MMORPG with pixel graphics and deep character development
Browser-based MMORPG in dark fantasy setting
A free-to-play browser-based MMORTS in fantasy setting
An experimental combination of the first-person shooter and RTS
A cross-platform Korean fantasy MMORPG developed by Nexon
Wasteland 3 is an upcoming multiplayer RPG in postapocalyptic setting
Battlefield 5 is the latest game in series of multuplayer shooter Battlefield
For Honor is a team-based hack-and-slash MMO featuring realistic combat and classes.
Tree of Savior
An isometric fantasy MMORPG with stunning visual style and immersive gameplay
A fantasy MMORPG in anime stylistic developd by KOG Games
A dark sci-fi MMOFPS featuring unique combat mechanics and RPG elements
Blightbound is a multiplayer dungeon crawler game involving three players into mysterious journey.
More about Story-Driven MMO Games
The exciting plot always keeps bringing back the players to find out what happens until they complete the storyline. The cooperative mode adds more depth into Story-Driven MMO Games because it allows going on a journey together with friends, it also adds more diversity to the gameplay. Players get more loot, and they can trade it, enemies become more durable, which makes the game more challenging and fun, and players can interact with each other to improve their experience even further.
However, Story-Driven MMO Games do not end after their storyline ends. There are various difficulty levels, which offer different features to explore and change the game drastically. Every difficulty adds something new to create new challenges and strategies. Worldwide servers and scoreboards allow challenging other players in duels and meeting new friends to explore the game on a new difficulty. You can trade rare items for in-game currency to purchase something else and become more and more powerful.
The developers regularly add new content that features new challenges for experienced players, and that may completely revamp the original experience, so it makes it enjoyable to play through the storyline again and again. Some Story-Driven MMO Games have in-depth lore to explore, which often connects to various books, other games and even movies. That directly affects the community, making it massive and bringing all the fans of the universe to play together; therefore, the product lives much longer.
Best Story-Driven MMO Games
- Borderlands games are MMOFPS that focus on the main story for the players to complete in a cooperative mode with various challenges on the side.
- Diablo III is an action MMORPG which only consists of a few chapters, which players have to fight through together with friends to find out how the story ends and to get the best loot possible.
- World of Warcraft is an MMORPG that focuses on massive lore of Warcraft Universe, which consists of many books and other games. All characters have their own stories, and nothing happens without a vast amount of story quests and cinematics.