Like shooting games? Here are some of the best free shooter games for Windows 10 in the Microsoft Store you should try right now.
For as long as I can remember, shooter games are always popular. Almost every major game publisher and even many small or indie studios have their own FPS games. Though there are a lot of shooter games to choose from, most of them are paid and are not available via Microsoft store.
If you want to take a break from big-name titles and want to try something new, the following are some of the best and free shooter games in the Microsoft store to play on your Windows 10 machine. The good thing is, you can download all of them from the Microsoft store with just a couple of clicks. Most of all, these store games are not as resource intensive as the major titles making them a perfect choice for casual or low-end gaming.
Put simply, these are some of the best lightweight shooter games for Windows 10 you can play for free.
List of Free Shooter Games for Windows 10
There are hundreds of games in the Microsoft store. To make things easier, I've curated a list of best shooter games for you. Below is the list of those games.
- Modern Combat Versus
- Overkill 3
- Code of War: Online Shooter
- WWR: World of Warfare Robots
- Sniper Fury
- Modern Combat 5
- Last Hope - Zombie Sniper
- Dead Zombie Call
- Sniper Ops 3D Shooter
If you find a game to you liking in the below list, click on the provided link to install it via the Microsoft Store.
1. Modern Combat Versus -
If you are looking for some multiplayer action FPS game then Modern Combat Versus checks all the boxes. The game is pretty snappy, fast pasted, fun to play. Being a multiplayer shooter, you will be playing in a four-man team where each one is specialized in one particular area. You can choose from over 10+ specialized agent classes. If you really want to engage with your friends, you can create live tournaments in custom lobbies for in-game prizes.
In addition to all this, the game has 5 different maps and allows extensive customization for both your character and the weapons. Speaking of weapons, there are quite a few weapon types to choose form. All in all, if you want to play FPS games in 4v4 matches then this game is perfect for you.
2. Overkill 3 -
Overkill 3 game's premise is pretty simple yet compelling. It sets you up in a dark world where you and your people are forced to obey tyrants. Anyone who retaliates is put down brutally and without any mercy. In the game, you step into the resistance faction to lead your members to victory by taking down heavily armed men and killing giant killer robots. Of course, there are epic boss battles and cinematics too. The game's visuals are pretty good.
Overkill 3 tries to give you varied gameplay with its different environments like deserts, forests, cities, abandoned buildings, etc. You will also get access to a variety of weapons. If needed, you can upgrade and customize guns and other tools using the in-game currency and points.
3. Code of War: Online Shooter -
As you can tell from the name itself, the Code of War is an online shooter game that is pretty similar to the Modern Combat Versus game. One of the best things about this game is that the in-game physics is really good and the weapon collection is very similar to what you find in the real world. Not to mention, the weapons collection is huge all the while being customizable.
Being an online shooter game, you can customize your character to some extent. As you play the game, you can climb the global leaderboard and challenge higher-ranked players. In addition to playing with other players, the game also has daily challenges, dynamic battles, and team battles. If needed, you can select the battle mode of your choice and play against other players in that lobby.
4. WWR: World of Warfare Robots -
If you are looking for some variety, World of Warfare Robots is a must-try. As you can tell from the name, rather than humans, you will be battling with and against giant robots. If you are a mech loving guy/gal, World of Warfare Robots is for you. This game is an online shooter. This means that you will be fighting PvP battles against other players from all around the world.
Since these are giant robots, you can customize them as much as you want and add additional firepower as you play. The best thing is, you can invite your friends and form parties to play against other parties in lobbies on custom maps. Like I said, if you like mechs, you will enjoy this game.
5. Sniper Fury -
In the Microsoft store, Sniper Fury is one of the most popular games when it comes to the shooter genre. As the name suggests, you get to snipe people under a variety of situations. The game has over 500 missions with compelling objectives, multiple vehicles, air strick units, etc. Being a big game, there are several types of sniper weapons and other types of guns you can choose depending on your soldier class.
One of the best things about this game is that you can join or create clans with your friends. Once you have a clan, you can create a home base for all your operations. In fact, you can even challenge other clans and pillage their resources. Other than the regular in-game missions, you can also play PvP matches to climb the leaderboard and unlock exclusive rewards.
All in all, if you like strategy based shooting games than Sniper Fury is a pretty good choice.
6. Modern Combat 5 -
Modern Combat 5 is developed by the Gameloft studios and is highly rated in the Microsoft Store. Compared to all other games on this list, Modern Combat 5 has some of the best visuals and solo-campaign. If you prefer to play with or against other players, the game also has multiplayer and PvP modes.
In the game, you get to choose from 9 solider classes. Each class is customizable and has class-specific weapons and other abilities. As you can progress through the game, you get improve your skillS or gain new ones using the in-game points. Of course, being a class-based game, you can level up your character using the accumulated XP. The level up is applicable to both single and multiplayer modes. Put simply, Modern Combat 5 checks all the checkboxes for a shooter game.
If you are looking for a shooter game from a big publisher then Modern Combat 5 is a good choice.
7. Last Hope - Zombie Sniper -
If you like apocalyptic or zombie centric shooter games then Last Hope is pretty good. In the game, you are thrown into a desolate world filled with nothing but zombies. Being a sniper, take a safe spot, and kill as many zombies as possible to travel safely and securely. As you travel, you get to see and play in different places like deserts, forests, abandoned cities, etc.
The game has several different sniper weapons each with its own range and power. As you shoot the zombies, you have to select the weapons carefully. Choosing the wrong weapons will throw you into a pickle.
8. Dead Zombie Call -
This is another zombie game that is pretty popular in the Microsoft store. Unlike the traditional zombies, the zombies in this game are fast, visceral, and they gang up on you're the moment you let up. If you like fast-paced zombie shooter games then this game is perfect for you.
The game's premise is pretty simple. You need to find a secret laboratory that is responsible for turning dead bodies into zombies and destroy it as soon as possible. Unlike the Last Hope game discussed above, Dead Zombie Call has several different gun types. If needed, you will also get access to some powerful grenades that can give you some breathing space against the hoard of zombies.
9. Sniper Ops 3D Shooter -
As the name implies, this is another sniper shooter game that is highly rated in the Windows store. In the game, you are contracted to snipe and end bad guys. Being a sniper, you have to wait patiently for the perfect shot and kill the bad guys without being detected.
The game has over 150 missions with different objectives. In addition to the main missions, there are also side missions to earn extra cash and improve your skills. Depending on the objective and mission, you need to select your sniper rifle carefully. Otherwise, you will fail the mission. As you progress through the game, you can upgrade your weapons using the in-game currency and points.
All in all. If you are looking for a semi-realistic sniper game then Sniper Ops 3D Shooter is a pretty good choice. Do give it a try.
That is all. I hope that helps. If you are stuck or need some help, comment below and I will try to help as much as possible.