TOP 100 MODERN MILITARY GAMES

Are you ready to suit up, soldier? The modern military game genre is the perfect place for all those trigger-happy gamers out there who love nothing more than a hearty dose of adrenaline and a good old-fashioned firefight. Whether you prefer tactical strategy or fast-paced action, this genre has it all: from explosive set-pieces to nail-biting stealth missions. Players love the modern military genre because it lets them live out their wildest combat fantasies without actually having to put their lives on the line (not to mention the fact that respawning is a lot easier in a virtual world!). There's just something incredibly satisfying about taking down enemy forces with an arsenal of high-tech weapons and gadgets, all while feeling like a total badass. And if you're looking for the best of the best when it comes to modern military games, you've come to the right place! Our well-picked list of top games in this genre will have you locked and loaded in no time. So what are you waiting for? Grab your gear and get ready for some serious action!

#01
Games like Bloons TD 6

Bloons TD 6

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#02
Games like Cold Waters

Cold Waters

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#03
Games like Enigma

Enigma

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Console, Browser, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#04
Games like Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Xbox One, PS4
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#05
Games like Rolling Bird

Rolling Bird

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#06
Games like CS2D

CS2D

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#07
Games like Command and Conquer

Command and Conquer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, Mac
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#08
Games like Empire Deluxe Combined Edition

Empire Deluxe Combined Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#09
Games like Project Wingman

Project Wingman

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#10
Games like War of the Human Tanks - Limited Operations

War of the Human Tanks - Limited Operations

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9/10

#11
Games like Crossfire: Sierra Squad

Crossfire: Sierra Squad

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS5, PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9/10

#12
Games like No Plan B

No Plan B

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9/10

#13
Games like Longbow 2

Longbow 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 9/10

#14
Games like Sid Meiers Civilization V

Sid Meiers Civilization V

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 9/10

#15
Games like Carrier Deck

Carrier Deck

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#16
Games like Verdun

Verdun

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Xbox One, PS4
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#17
Games like Fieldrunners 2

Fieldrunners 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Android
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#18
Games like Mark of the Ninja

Mark of the Ninja

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Switch, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#19
Games like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Wii, PS3, Mac, DS
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#20
Games like Tom Clancys Splinter Cell

Tom Clancys Splinter Cell

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Mac, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#21
Games like Operation Osama Bin Laden

Operation Osama Bin Laden

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#22
Games like Armored Brigade

Armored Brigade

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#23
Games like Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Mac, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#24
Games like Tom Clancys Rainbow Six Vegas 2

Tom Clancys Rainbow Six Vegas 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#25
Games like S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#26
Games like Call of Duty: Black Ops

Call of Duty: Black Ops

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Wii, PS3, DS
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#27
Games like Resident Evil: Revelations

Resident Evil: Revelations

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, 3DS, Wii, PS3, PS4, Switch, Wii U, Xbox One
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#28
Games like Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#29
Games like Counter-Strike: Source

Counter-Strike: Source

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#30
Games like Jagged Alliance 3

Jagged Alliance 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS5, XSX, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#31
Games like Warfare

Warfare

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#32
Games like Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac, Wii, PS3, DS
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#33
Games like Act of War: Direct Action

Act of War: Direct Action

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#34
Games like Crysis

Crysis

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Switch, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#35
Games like Day of Defeat

Day of Defeat

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#36
Games like World in Conflict

World in Conflict

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#37
Games like Black Squad

Black Squad

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#38
Games like Tom Clancys Ghost Recon 2

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#39
Games like Flanker 2.5

Flanker 2.5

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#40
Games like Time Commando

Time Commando

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, Mac
  • Release: 1996
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#41
Games like S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat

S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#42
Games like Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#43
Games like Dead Hand

Dead Hand

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#44
Games like Rise of Nations

Rise of Nations

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#45
Games like Battlefield 2

Battlefield 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#46
Games like Delta Force

Delta Force

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Console
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#47
Games like Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Xbox One, PS4, Mac
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#48
Games like Advance Wars: Dual Strike

Advance Wars: Dual Strike

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: DS, Wii U
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#49
Games like Total Air War

Total Air War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#50
Games like Command & Conquer

Command & Conquer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#51
Games like Tom Clancys Rainbow Six 3

Tom Clancys Rainbow Six 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Console
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#52
Games like Americas Army

Americas Army

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#53
Games like Wall Force

Wall Force

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#54
Games like Synergy

Synergy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2024
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#55
Games like Resident Evil 5

Resident Evil 5

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, PS4, Switch, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#56
Games like Advance Wars

Advance Wars

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii U
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#57
Games like Alive 4-ever

Alive 4-ever

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#58
Games like Original War

Original War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#59
Games like Battlefield: Bad Company 2

Battlefield: Bad Company 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, PS3
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#60
Games like Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#61
Games like This War of Mine

This War of Mine

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS4, Android, Xbox One, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#62
Games like Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising

Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii U
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#63
Games like Killing Floor

Killing Floor

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#64
Games like Broforce

Broforce

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, Switch, XSX, Xbox One
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#65
Games like Metal Gear Solid

Metal Gear Solid

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, Switch, PS3, XSX, PS5, PS4
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#66
Games like Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Switch
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#67
Games like Arma III

Arma III

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#68
Games like Falcon 4.0

Falcon 4.0

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#69
Games like Command & Conquer: Generals

Command & Conquer: Generals

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#70
Games like The Expendabros

The Expendabros

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#71
Games like Intrude

Intrude

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#72
Games like Combat Mission Black Sea

Combat Mission Black Sea

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#73
Games like Battle Group 2

Battle Group 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Switch, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#74
Games like Command HQ

Command HQ

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1990
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#75
Games like EF2000

EF2000

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#76
Games like Jagged Alliance 2

Jagged Alliance 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1999
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#77
Games like Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror

Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, PS5, PS4
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#78
Games like Wolfenstein: The New Order

Wolfenstein: The New Order

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#79
Games like Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction

Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, PS3
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#80
Games like Beyond: Two Souls

Beyond: Two Souls

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS3, PS4, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#81
Games like F-22 Air Dominance Fighter

F-22 Air Dominance Fighter

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#82
Games like Stalker: Shadow of Chernobyl

Stalker: Shadow of Chernobyl

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#83
Games like Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis

Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#84
Games like Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS2
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#85
Games like TimeSplitters 2

TimeSplitters 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360, Console, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#86
Games like Mobile Forces

Mobile Forces

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#87
Games like Metal Slug 3

Metal Slug 3

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: Console, iPhone / iPad, Android, PC, Mac, PS4, Switch, PS2, PS Vita, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Wii, PS3
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#88
Games like Comanche 3

Comanche 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#89
Games like Bishoujo Battle Cyber Panic!

Bishoujo Battle Cyber Panic!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS4, PS5
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#90
Games like Call to Arms

Call to Arms

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#91
Games like iBomber Attack

iBomber Attack

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#92
Games like Risk

Risk

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Console, Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PS3, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#93
Games like Breach & Clear

Breach & Clear

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#94
Games like Soldat

Soldat

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#95
Games like Hearts of Iron 4

Hearts of Iron 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#96
Games like Toy Soldiers: Cold War

Toy Soldiers: Cold War

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#97
Games like Battlefield 3

Battlefield 3

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, Wii, PS3
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#98
Games like Warhawk

Warhawk

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Console, PS3
  • Release: 1995
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#99
Games like SWAT 4

SWAT 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#100
Games like Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2000
  • Rating: 8.2/10