What are the best free games for Mac?

asked by Sam Mitchell
72 contributors
8 solutions
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    #1Alpine Crawler

    Alpine Crawler

    Alpine Crawler is a vehicle simulator which takes place on the mountainsides of the Alps. This game features 6 challenging levels in different levels of difficulty. This is also available in Hungarian, English, German, and French.

    Games

    Mac

    Free

    Christian Wong
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "I got so bored at work so I looked for games that can be played on Mac for free, and it suggested this Alpine Crawler. The challenges are very challenging that it's making my neurons fire, and I find the game exciting esp whenever I have to go up on the mountainsides"
  2. 13

    #2Fortnite

    Fortnite

    Fortnite is a free online action building game developed and published by Epic Games in 2017. It can be played on almost all known gaming platforms and has separate software packages with different game modes that share the same gameplay.

    Games

    Playstation 4, Xbox One, Windows, Mac, iOS, Nintendo Switch

    Free

    Rakesh Chauhan
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "Heard this game from a friend so I gave it a try since I love survival games! The bad thing is I GOT HOOKED and that I experience lagging in some times and not sure if it's because of the app or my phone has an issue. anyways game weapons in Fortnite are fantastic!! "
  3. 11

    #30 A.D.

    0 A.D.
    0 A.D. is a real-time strategy game which is still under the development of Wildfire Games. The first version was released on May 17, 2018. It supports a free and open-source mode and is available on Windows, macOS, and Linux.
    Games

    Windows, Mac, Linux

    Free

    Nathan Harper
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "This game OAD reminded me of Age of Empires which is what I got addicted to when I was sooo young. I wanted to know what the game is about so took the chance myself to get the free one for my Mac. I'm still trying to figure out how to survive in the game though since I've just started playing it "
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    #4Heroes of the Storm

    Heroes of the Storm
    Heroes of the Storm is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment that is readily available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The user can use micropayments to purchase other characters.
    Games

    Windows, Mac

    Free

    Richard Hicks
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "I LOVE BATTLE GAMES so when I learned that Heroes of the Storm can be played online for free, I played it out and it's not much fun and exciting compared to other MOBA games I've been playing but if you're looking for free Mac games, this game completes the list!"
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    #5Team Fortress 2

    Team Fortress 2

    Team Fortress 2 is a free-to-play first-person shooter cross-platform multiplayer game for Windows and Mac computers. It was released on October 10, 2007, and was published and developed by Valve.

    Games

    Windows, Mac

    Free

    Judith Martinez
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "The first time I downloaded this game was in 2013 and I didn't really like it. Maybe because I'm a Ragnarok player and was only focusing on one game. So recently I downloaded it again (becoz it's free and I'm using Mac). Then while playing, I realized it's actually an awesome game, and it needed to have more attention!"
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    #6The Lord of the Rings Online

    The Lord of the Rings Online

    The Lord of the Rings Online is an ongoing series of adventures, or quests, steeped with intrigue and action. These adventures begin the moment you start playing, and feature characters like Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf the Grey, and Strider, Ranger of the North.

    Games

    Windows, Mac

    Free

    Evelyn Collins
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "Got to read the book and watched all the movies and since i'm a fan of J. R. R. Tolkien, I also wanna experience what it's like when you play a game related to The Lord of The Rings. What I like the most is the graphics and that they included some sort of a story-telling. The reason I got introduced to this game is that it's free for Mac so yeah"
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    #7Hearthstone

    Hearthstone

    Hearthstone is a card game available for different platforms like Android, iOS, Mac, and Windows. Players can collect cards, prepare your deck, and battle it out with other players. This card-based game is set in the Warcraft universe. 

    Games

    Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Kindle Fire

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Samuel Carroll
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "OKay so I was looking for free games for Mac and found Hearthstone which is what my younger brother is playing as well. I got bored and curious so I tried to play the game and for me the downfall is that it takes so much space!! But it's just a simple card game which is what I like honestly since missions are challenging to accomplish."
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    #8Paladins

    Paladins
    Paladins is a team-based shooter MOBA with strategy elements and full character customization. Through a collectible card system, you can amplify and augment your character's core set of abilities to play exactly how you want to play.
    Games

    Windows, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4

    Free

    Consuelo Nájera
    Written on July 13, 2018
    "I'm a player of shooting games and Paladins is just one of the games already stored on my Mac but I only tried playing it last week and I find the game concept wonderful! It's like TF2 but I think this one is much better!"

Summary

Best What are the best free games for Mac
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Alpine CrawlerGames 16 Free
2Fortnite Games 13 Free
30 A.D.Games 11 Free
4Heroes of the StormGames 9 Free
5Team Fortress 2Games 6 Free
6The Lord of the Rings OnlineGames 5 Free
7HearthstoneGames 3 Free
8PaladinsGames 1 Free
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