You are here

Story Driven MMO Games

Art for Story Driven MMO Games Category

Some MMO Games put the main focus on the storyline, which takes the players to different locations and brings unique challenges as a part of the long, meaningful journey. Completing it along with all the side quests and activities can be challenging, and it attracts a lot of players into the genre. A well-written plot always makes games much more enjoyable to explore and play alone or with friends, so that Story-Driven MMO games are prevalent.

Jade Goddess

Asian-style fantasy MMORPG with highly dynamic automatic gameplay

ArcheAge: Unchained

A buy-to-play version of ArcheAge with no pay-to-win content

Project V4

A cross-platform Korean fantasy MMORPG developed by Nexon

Wasteland 3

An upcoming multiplayer RPG in postapocalyptic setting

Battlefield 5

Battlefield 5 is the latest game in series of multuplayer shooter Battlefield

For Honor

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

Star Wars: Squadrons

Star Wars: Squadrons is an action shooter simulator of spaceship combat.

KurtzPel

A fantasy MMORPG in anime stylistic developd by KOG Games

Outriders

A dark sci-fi MMOFPS featuring unique combat mechanics and RPG elements

Blightbound

A multiplayer dungeon crawler game involving three players into mysterious journey.

Profane

A sandbox MMORPG with skill-based character development and vast open world

Gran Saga

A cross-platform fantasy MMORPG developed by NPIXEL

Tower of Fantasy

An upcoming project in setting of sci-fi fantasy developed by Perfect World Games

Ragnarok Online 2

A 3D continuation of fantasy MMORPG inspired by Norse mythology

Perpetuum

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

Realm of the Mad God

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

Dragon’s Dogma Online

Dragon's Dogma Online was an online MMORPG developed by Capcom

Path of Exile 2

A continuation of the famous hack-and-slash action MMO in dark fantasy setting

Faeria

An immersive TCG MMORPG in fantasy style with unusual combat mechanics

Pages

Art for Story Driven MMO Games List

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.