PC games are video games that are designed to be played on a personal computer (PC). These games have a long and interesting history that dates back to the early days of personal computing.
The first commercially available PC game was a text-based adventure game called Colossal Cave Adventure, which was released in 1976. It was followed by a series of popular text-based adventure games such as Zork, which became very popular in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
In the early 1980s, graphics-based games started to appear on the PC, with popular titles like Microsoft Flight Simulator and Ultima. These games were still relatively simple in terms of graphics and gameplay compared to today’s standards.
In the mid-1990s, the release of Windows 95 brought a standardized operating system to PC gaming, which made it easier for game developers to create and distribute games. This led to a surge of new PC games, including popular titles such as Doom, Quake, and Warcraft.
The rise of the internet in the late 1990s and early 2000s also had a significant impact on PC gaming. Online multiplayer games like Diablo II and Everquest became popular, and the popularity of online gaming continued to grow with the advent of massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) like World of Warcraft.
Today, PC gaming continues to be a popular form of entertainment, with a wide range of games available on digital distribution platforms such as Steam, Epic Game Store and GOG.com. PC games offer a range of experiences, from casual mobile games to immersive, graphics-intensive titles that push the boundaries of what is possible with modern technology.
List of PC Games:
Here is our enormous collection of PC games and detailed information on each As always, new games are added to this collection regularly.
Click on a game listing to find out much more about it.