2017’s Most Popular Online Desktop Games

2017 is coming to a close and, after a year of gaming, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite games you can play online with your computer. We’ve chosen 8 games that embody 8 different elements of online gaming. Do you agree with our favourites list?

1. Words with Friends – Be a Wordsmith

There are many word games on the market at the moment, all of which are descendants of Scrabble. Exercise your brain in a friendly, fun and competitive environment, to score the most points and beat your friends.

2. Chess – Logical Games

A classic game, chess has made the transition into the online gaming world more easily than any other board game of its kind.

3. Poker – Be Brave

There is nothing like buying into a table, and seeing those first cards being dealt. The online poker revolution has flourished this year and, if you haven’t tried it yet, you’re missing a thrilling ride.

4. Tetris – Puzzling Through

Colours and shapes tantalize the senses, whilst an overpowering urge to complete a perfect line takes over.

5. Bingo – The Numbers Game

What could be easier than daubing a number you just heard? Worlds away from the traditional bingo hall, online bingo games are full of bonuses and a variety of rooms to spice things up.

6. Doom – Action Classics

We couldn’t fail to mention a classic shooter action game. Have you braved the secret corridors and dark tunnels to face demons behind locked doors?

7. Wonderputt – One for the Sports Fan

Mini-golf just got digital. Enjoy cute animations in this futuristic take on mini-golf.

8. I Am Level – A Future Classic

A classic Metroidvania action game meets pinball – activate paddles and tilt your way through levels.

Here’s to a great 2017 filled with gaming and an even better 2018! Keep playing.