Are you twiddling your thumbs while trying to find a way to beat boredom?
How about some fun online games to pass the time?
We’ve made a list of 30 fun simple games in this article.
We have games for any taste, from exciting action and adventure games to sports, racing, and even classic board games.
These games are mostly free, simple, and with no need to register.
1. Stickman Fighter: Mega Brawl
Ever wanted to be a ninja?
This game begins with you beating one opponent, but as you move further, it gets tougher.
Keep your fingers on the left and right arrow keys to punch your opponents.
As you earn XP, the game offers more exciting weapons such as swords to destroy other stickmen.
This addictive game runs on your browser, and it’s completely free.
However, if you want to level up more quickly, you can buy coins or earn them by watching ads.
2. Streets of Anarchy: Fists Of War
The city is under the control of criminals, and you’re the only person who can defeat them.
Criminals approach and try to punch you as soon as you start the game.
You can maneuver using the spacebar and the arrow keys.
Z and X kick and punch your enemies, respectively.
You’ll find hidden weapons on the street as you unlock the levels.
3. Raft Wars Multiplayer
This game is a new version of the classic Raft Wars, which you can play with random online players instead of computers.
You and the enemy are on ships, shooting each other by taking turns.
Both sides try to knock each other off their perch, and whoever falls first loses.
As you progress through the game, you’ll earn coins, which you can exchange for better weapons such as grenades and rockets.
Alternatively, you can spend coins to improve the raft and make it look more dangerous and cool.
4. 10 Minutes Till Dawn
When you enter the game, a swarm of monsters will attack you from everywhere.
Don’t let them surround you.
Left click to shoot them and use WASD to walk in different directions.
Watch the streaming video on the website to learn more before playing.
Although the game is free, it’s a demo version of 20 Minutes Till Dawn.
5. Enter The Gungeon
Nothing is more challenging yet fun than a roguelike game.
You’re trying to get the treasure of Gungeon, a gun that destroys the past.
To shoot this gun, you need a bullet with four pieces spread among four floors.
Select a character, fight with misfits and bosses, survive all four floors, and collect the bullet pieces.
At the end of each level, you’ll need to defeat a Boss before proceeding to the next floor.
Finally, grab the treasure and erase your past.
6. Subway Surfers
Subway Surfers is a popular adventure game where your character sprays graffiti on a train.
The guard and his dog start chasing you.
You must run, pass obstacles and collect as many coins as possible.
You can also collect keys to unlock special gear and boards.
Use the arrows key to maneuver and the spacebar to jump.
The game is endless, so there will be no finish line.
It’s also free, and you can play it on your browser.
7. Duo Survival
Are you hanging out with a friend and looking for a game to play together?
If yes, then Duo Survival is a good choice.
In this immersive game, a virus has infected all human beings and turned them into zombies.
As the only survivors, you and your friend need to find the cure to save everyone.
Solve puzzles, escape the zombies, open doors, and experience many other exciting adventures in this free game.
You two should cooperate, help each other pass obstacles, and walk through the door to the next level together.
Your ability to level up depends strictly on the cooperation between the two of you.
Use the arrow keys to move the boy and use WASD for the girl.
8. Detective Loupe
Detective Loupe gives you different mysteries to solve on each level.
In each mystery, you will have a scenario telling you what happened and what you should do.
The mysteries are simple yet entertaining and addictive.
To solve the cases, you should doubt everything around you.
Find clues by questioning whatever you see.
This game helps you be more careful about whatever surrounds you and find a sense of what being a detective could be like in real life.
9. Gold Digger FRVR
Let’s get to hard work and dig up some gold.
Get the shovel, dig the earth, find the gold, and get rich!
Use the arrow keys to move in any direction.
Sounds simple, right?
Digging for gold in this game isn’t that simple.
There are obstacles and explosions to steer clear of, but you can buy better tools at the shop with the gold you get.
10. Stardew Valley
Don’t we all dream about a peaceful farm life where we can grow vegetables?
How about trying Stardew Valley?
In this game, you must renew the old farm you inherited from your grandfather with the least resources!
When you start playing, you can create your character by choosing your hair color, eye color, name, favorite drink, etc.
Clean the farm and plan to renew it.
Communication is important as you’ll get to know people in town and work with them.
For a more fun experience, you can invite one to three other online players to help you.
11. Soccer Skills Euro Cup
Soccer Skills EuroCup is a simple and fun soccer game.
First, you need to choose your favorite country for the Euro Championship.
Then, you can start the game directly or practice before the match.
There are 11 players on each team, just like in the actual matches.
The gameplay is pretty simple: just drag the mouse to point and click.
12. Power Badminton
You start the game by hitting the shuttlecock toward your opponent (the computer), who will hit it back.
Press A to go left and D to move to the right.
Press J if you want to go for a high hit.
Pressing K will do a low hit, while L will do a close hit.
The game is challenging when you have to move back and forth or hop while hitting the birdie.
13. Basketball Legends 2020
Invite your friends to play this free basketball game where you can play as one of your favorite basketball stars.
Do you hear the fans applauding you?
Press WAD to move and B to shoot.
Use W to jump and snap the ball.
Press S to block your opponent.
14. Big Shot Boxing
Let’s get ready for the boxing Hall of Fame.
Big Shot Boxing is a level-based sports game with a relatively simple scenario.
First, choose whether you want a quick fight or career mode.
In career mode, you choose a character, hire a coach, and practice before the main matches.
When playing, press the right arrow for sudden hard hits and Z for blocking with your hands.
15. Fishing Planet
Grab your fishing hook, rod, and pliers because we’re gonna catch some fish.
When it’s a fishing game, expect calming gameplay.
Once you enter the game, you’ll be beside a lake.
The lake spots are real; you can check the lake’s name by clicking on the map.
You can communicate via the chat box with other people at the lake.
One interesting point about this game is that there are more than 170 various kinds of fish in the lake, all with different behaviors.
Also, the game has provided several weather conditions, each causing different challenges for the player.
16. Moto X3M
Do you enjoy riding a motorcycle?
If yes, let’s try riding with no speed limits in this game.
Once you start the game, you control the motorcycle using the WASD keys.
Be careful not to crash into huge obstacles.
Those obstacles may get annoying because they’re everywhere.
Increase your speed or jump over obstacles to pass them.
Controlling the motorcycle and going at high speed while jumping over obstacles is a huge challenge.
17. Grand Prix Hero
Don’t we all dream about driving in Formula One?
Grand Prix Hero is an exciting race driving game where you’ll experience the ultimate sense of competition.
Start driving and be the first car to pass the finish line.
You’ll choose which country to represent in each round.
The game isn’t level-based, so you can play the same level each time.
This game’s biggest challenge is collecting coins while driving at high speed.
Aren’t superheroes supposed to have a hard time deciding who should rescue people if there are lots of them?
The superheroes in this game race against one another to be the first to rescue people.
Gather your friends and play this four-player game.
Use the arrows to go in different directions and jump.
You can use many exciting weapons to make new enemies out of your friends!
However, if your friends aren’t around to play, it’s still okay.
The game matches you with three other players online.
Before playing, watch the tutorial video to learn a few tricks.
19. Adventure Drivers
Adventure Drivers is a funny but thrilling car racing game.
You’re on a tropical beach and want to be the first to pass the finish line.
You’ll face obstacles while trying to reach the finish line.
Press the spacebar to jump over the obstacles.
Use the steering wheel if you lose control of the car while jumping over obstacles.
To improve the car speed or unlock the new ones, collect coins.
20. Real Cars In City
Real Cars in City is another car racing game where you will experience a real driving mode.
You’ll drive on cool race tracks in different cities, where you use your skills to pass the challenges and finish the level.
The game has multiple modes: career mode, free mode, hot pursuit, and more.
Collect money to upgrade your car and collect stars to unlock new cars.
21. Tic Tac Toe Online
Tic Tac Toe is a nostalgic game of everyone’s childhood, now available online.
The game has a simple strategy, but it’s entertaining and challenging.
You can play this version online and offline.
The offline variety comes in two modes.
One is a quick match, where you’ll play with a random player.
On the other hand, if you want to play with a friend, you can create your own match.
If you choose the online version, you can select 3 x 3, 5 x 5, or 7 x 7 grids.
Are you in the mood to play another nostalgic game?
In this fun puzzle game, you must put various blocks in rows and columns to get points.
Drag the blocks with the mouse and put them somewhere on the board with the highest chance of filling a row or column.
Remember to think a few moves ahead because you don’t want to get stuck.
The gameplay is easy but addictive.
You can lose yourself in it for hours.
23. Onet Paradise
Here’s another fun puzzle you should try.
In Onet Paradise, you must match icons of the exact shape.
The game starts super easy but gets challenging as you go through more levels.
This free game offers you several modes.
Timed mode is the most exciting one.
You only have 60 seconds to match all the icons.
You can feel your heartbeat rising!
Wingspan is a popular competitive card game for one to five players.
You want to build a wildlife shelter, and you especially love birds.
Your task is to attract the birds to settle in your shelter.
These birds will be a great help in discovering other species.
Besides being challenging, the game’s goal is to help you relax.
This guessing game will keep you busy for at least an hour.
Each puzzle hides a five-letter word that you should guess.
After each guess, the tiles tell you how close you’re to the hidden word.
If the tile is gray, your guess is wrong.
If the tile is yellow, the word contains that letter, but it isn’t in the proper place.
If the tile is green, you have the correct letter in the right place.
26. Ludo Hero
Ludo Hero is the online version of the nostalgic board game Ludo, designed for two to four players.
The gameplay is pretty straightforward.
It’s played with one die instead of two dice.
Each player has four pawns.
You roll the die to move one pawn through the board.
The aim is to get all your four pawns through the board and finally to their home column.
To start moving on the board, you should get six on the die.
You can take a turn rolling the die once more whenever you get six on the die.
Also, getting six on the die can bring another pawn into the game.
You can play this free online game with the bot or random online players.
27. Battleship War
Here’s another classic board game, now available online.
Your mission is to destroy all enemy ships.
Once you enter the game, you see a square board where you place your ships.
Then, the game gets you to the sea, where the war starts.
You should bomb the opponent’s ship and sink them by adjusting your position on the map.
28. Uno Online
You’ve probably played the tabletop version of this card game with your friends.
Now, you can play this classic game on your browser for free.
You play cards with two to four opponents from the internet.
The aim is to play all of your cards before others.
You will match the cards by color or number.
If you only have one card in your hand, you must say, “Uno,” by pressing the number 1.
Otherwise, you’ll get two extra cards for punishment.
29. Snakes And Ladders
You’re probably familiar with the classic board game, Chutes and Ladders.
This free game lets you choose whether you want to play with bots or real opponents.
The player must go from bottom to top of the board, aided by ladders and impeded by snakes.
After starting the game, you should roll the die when it’s your turn and move as many blocks as the numbers on the dice.
You don’t necessarily need to get six on the die to start moving the pawn.
However, rolling a six gives you an extra chance to roll the die.
30. Master Chess
You can play this free game with a bot or invite your friends to a chess duel.
Either way, you need a plan to defeat the opponent.
Thankfully, you don’t have to rush because the game gives you plenty of time to think strategically for each move.
What to play when you are bored on PC? ›
- Cookie Clicker.
- The Wiki Game.
- Line Rider.
- The Floor Is Lava!
- Truth Or Dare.
- Minute To Win It Games.
- Play Never Have I Ever Game.
- Blow Bubbles.
- Brain Teasers.
- Card Games.
Yes, many NFL games have ended 0-0. Per Pro Football Reference, 73 games in pro football history have ended in a 0-0 tie. However, the last time it happened was almost 80 years ago, meaning there have been no scoreless ties in the Super Bowl era.What can a 12 year old do when bored at home? ›
- Boredom Jar. One creative parent told us she made a “boredom” jar for her house. ...
- Build a Fort. Who doesn't love a fort on a stormy day? ...
- Indoor Obstacle Course. ...
- Write a Letter. ...
- Sock Puppets. ...
- Dress Up. ...
- Imaginary Creatures. ...
- Tea Party.
Even if you do keep your laptop in sleep mode most nights, it's a good idea to fully shut down your computer at least once a week, agrees Nichols and Meister. The more you use your computer, the more applications will be running, from cached copies of attachments to ad blockers in the background.What else can I do on my PC? ›
- Connect to the Internet.
- Use your word processor.
- Use your spreadsheet.
- Broaden your knowledge.
- Play games.
- Listen to music, create music or music CDs.
- Look at pictures, scan pictures, import pictures, and create pictures.
- Watch videos, create movies, or watch TV.
- Apex Legends.
- Fortnite Battle Royale.
- League of Legends.
- Call of Duty Mobile.
- Ark: Survival Evolved.
- Call of Duty: Warzone.
- Call of Duty.
- Red Dead Redemption 2.
- Final Fantasy XV.
- The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Game of the Year Edition.
- God of War.
- Outer Wilds.
- Disco Elysium - The Final Cut.
- Sid Meier's Civilization VI.
- Pictopia-Family Trivia Game: Disney Edition Wits & Wagers Family Beat The Parents Board Game.
- 4) Pictopia – We received this trivia game last Christmas and have loved it ever since! ...
- Winning Moves Tile Lock Scrabble Jenga Classic Game HedBanz Game – Edition may vary.
What is the number 1 game ever? ›
1. Tetris – 520 million. Arguably the most timeless video game ever created, Tetris sits comfortably atop the list of all-time bestsellers with 520 million copies sold, according to The Tetris Company.What games should a 11 year old have? ›
- Hanging Donuts Game. I had forgotten all about this game until I went to a Halloween party at a friend's house. ...
- The Chocolate Game. ...
- Cookie Face. ...
- Egg Toss. ...
- Freeze Tag. ...
- Balloon Stomp. ...
- Limbo. ...
- Roll a Sundae.
- Mega Games.
- Epic Games Store.
- Acid Play.
While canceling games was extremely common prior to this date, since that year, the NFL has only canceled regular season games four times, two of them for labor disputes between the league and the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA).Has there ever been a 600 yard game? ›
No quarterback has thrown for 600 yards in a league game during regulation, but Tom Brady was the first player to total 600 or more yards passing over four consecutive quarters.Has there ever been a team 16 and 0? ›
The 2007 New England Patriots were the first NFL team to achieve a perfect 16-0 regular season record, and seemed destined to go down as the greatest team ever until their stunning defeat in Super Bowl XLII.Is it OK to leave a 12 year old at home? ›
It is important to consider the child's maturity. It might be acceptable to leave a mature 12 year old alone, but not a 13 year old or older who isn't mature and may put themselves or others at risk of harm. A child should never be left at home alone if they do not feel comfortable with this, regardless of their age.Can a 12 year old be left at home? ›
There's no legal age a child can be left home alone, but it's against the law to leave a child alone if it puts them at risk1.What can a 13 year old do when bored at night? ›
- Bake something new from a cookbook.
- Find something in your room that you enjoyed when you were younger and try it again, just for fun.
- Figure out what's a mile or less from your home, and walk to one interesting place.
- Play a board game.
- Color, draw, or paint.
Windows Desktop users
If you're using a desktop computer manufactured in the past five years, there's really no need to shut down your PC every time after use on a daily basis. The manufacturer will have configured sleep mode to engage full hibernation of your PC or laptop components.
Is it OK to let PC sleep? ›
According to the U.S. Department of Energy, it's recommended that you put your computer into sleep mode if you're not going to be using it for more than 20 minutes. It's also recommended that you shut down your computer if you're not going to use it for more than two hours.Is it OK to unplug PC at night? ›
Turning off your computer by unplugging it is never a good idea. Like turning it off at the power switch, pulling the power plug can also lead to data loss or corruption, making the 'Shut down' option a much better choice. Unplugging your PC can also cause an electrical short, leading to a potential power spike.Is it OK to use PC all day? ›
Ultimately, it depends on your needs. If you're going a few days without using it, then by all means power it down. But if you need it to be up and ready to go at all times, there's little harm in leaving it on for as long as you need it.What should I do to cool my PC? ›
- Keep your system away from vents and windows. ...
- Give your system some breathing room. ...
- Close your system's case. ...
- Clean your fans. ...
- Upgrade your CPU fan. ...
- Add a case fan. ...
- Add a memory cooling fan. ...
- Check your system's power supply fan.
When you're talking about the best games of 2022, Elden Ring has to be at the top of the list. The hype surrounding this release was no joke. And after two consecutive wins for the most anticipated game of the year, it seemed fitting that Elden Ring was crowned game of the year at the 2022 Game Awards.What's the most played game right now? ›
- Red Dead Redemption II.
- Super Smash Bros: Ultimate.
- Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege.
- Grand Theft Auto V.
- Tom Clancy's The Division 2 – 112.2 GB. ...
- Gears 4 – 117 GB. ...
- Halo: The Master Chief Collection – 125.9 GB. ...
- Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition – 148 GB. ...
- Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020) – 150 GB. ...
- Quantum Break – 158 GB. ...
- Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War – 164.9 GB.
8GB of RAM is the minimum amount of RAM for any gaming PC. With 8GB RAM, you will be able to play most released games without many problems, but some games might not play at the highest quality, and you might have to shut down other applications.What game has the best graphics? ›
- Midnight Suns.
- Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.
- God of War Ragnarok.
- Sonic Frontiers.
- Marvel Snap.
- Overwatch 2.
- Disney Dreamlight Valley.
- Elden Ring.
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What games are for PC? ›
Personal computerWhat should I buy if I want to start gaming? ›
Consider buying a Nintendo Switch (or another console) If you're new to gaming, there are three great options for beginners, and chances are you already own one or two of them: a smartphone or PC. To expand your options, we recommend getting a Nintendo Switch.What is the #1 video game in the world? ›
Grand Theft Auto 5 is the best-selling console/PC-only game of all time (the top two entries on this list have mobile versions, too). Sales of Rockstar's most ambitious GTA yet have surpassed 170 million units as of September 30, 2022.What is the #1 game ever? ›
1. Minecraft. First place goes to Minecraft, a sandbox video game that's sold over 176 million copies.What is the top 1 game right now? ›
- Overwatch. ...
- Red Dead Redemption II. ...
- Super Smash Bros: Ultimate. ...
- Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege. What is this? ...
- Grand Theft Auto V. What is this? ...
- Fortnite. What is this? ...
- Minecraft. Minecraft Starter Collection - PlayStation 4. ...
- Call of Duty: Warzone (Modern Warfare) What is this?
- Apex Legends.
- Fortnite Battle Royale.
- League of Legends.
- Call of Duty Mobile.
- Pacman. ...
- Tetris. ...
- Wii Sports. ...
- Sonic the HedgeHog. ...
- The Sims. ...
- Diablo III. ...
- Super Mario Bros. ...
- Super Smash Brothers.
It lasted 33 innings, with 8 hours and 25 minutes of playing time. 32 innings were played April 18–19, 1981, at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and the final 33rd inning was played June 23, 1981. Pawtucket won the game, 3–2.What game is called 30 seconds? ›
30 Seconds is a charades-like fast-paced general knowledge board game, created by Calie Esterhuyse and first published in South Africa in 1998. The game is played with two or more teams of at least two players.What was the first AAA game? ›
The first ever AAA game is arguably Final Fantasy VII (FF7), which was released by Square in 1997. Rather than focusing on costs, the company decided to pursue an ambitious strategic plan that prioritized quality.
What are the top 5 2022 games? ›
- God of War Ragnarok. PlayStation. ...
- Horizon Forbidden West. Horizon Forbidden West. ...
- Elden Ring. Elden Ring. ...
- As Dusk Falls. Xbox. ...
- Gran Turismo 7. Sony. ...
- Bayonetta 3. Nintendo. ...
- Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Nintendo. ...
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Activision.
- PUBG Mobile (free-to-play) – 1.1 billion (as of December 2022)
- PUBG: Battlegrounds (free-to-play) – 500 million (as of January 2021)
- Peacekeeper Elite (free-to-play) – 70 million (as of May 2019)
- Battlegrounds Mobile India (free-to-play) – 100 million (as of August 2021)
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
Probably the most hyped game of 2023, Tears of the Kingdom comes six years after Switch's peerless launch game, Breath of the Wild.
The best-selling video game to date is Minecraft, a sandbox game released by Mojang in May 2009 for a wide range of PC, mobile and console platforms, selling more than 238 million copies across all platforms. Grand Theft Auto V and EA's Tetris are the only other known video games to have sold over 100 million copies.What game has made the most money? ›
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