What are some fun computer games for teenagers?

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  1. Hope Wilbanks profile image66
    Hope Wilbanksposted 15 years ago

    What are some fun computer games for teenagers?

  2. B wood profile image68
    B woodposted 14 years ago

    This game is really fun.  Me and all my friends love it.  It's free too!  read review here:

  3. breman profile image60
    bremanposted 14 years ago

    If the teenager has an e-mail try runescape,clubpenguin,mapleleaf,etc....

  4. bumblebee98 profile image55
    bumblebee98posted 14 years ago

    Oblivion is one of the best pc games that teenagers like

  5. DaDan profile image60
    DaDanposted 14 years ago

    Well obviously no teen is a like, which makes it hard to decide. Girl and boy gamers both have different interests in genres, so it's very difficult to pinpoint you one game, but here are games I would recommend.

    Free games- Runescape, Mapleleaf...and then any game from addictinggames.com

    Paid games- Spore (Highly recommended), Gears of War (PC), World of Warcraft, Counter-Strike (or any game off of Steam).

    Oh, and check out commonsensemedia.org if you want to read about it's ratings and if its appropriate or not!

  6. dcsantos7 profile image59
    dcsantos7posted 14 years ago

    It depends on what type of games a teenager like. I would suggest asking the person if they like First-Person Shooters, Racing, MMORPG's, and then build a list of game on their genre of interest.

  7. Pamda Man profile image57
    Pamda Manposted 14 years ago

    Plants vs Zombies, Desktop Tower Defense, check my hub on Top Ten Flash Games.

  8. preston defosses profile image54
    preston defossesposted 14 years ago

    So a pc game for a teen would be call of duty 4

  9. Mario Brothers profile image40
    Mario Brothersposted 14 years ago

    Personally I like Rpg and Strategy games....... THere are many xbox 360 and ps2 games playable in computer as well. Just that you need a better 3d card and processor in it....

  10. Alastore001 profile image61
    Alastore001posted 14 years ago

    Well, as many people have stated before myself it really comes down to what the person likes. If you prefer a more fantasy, or rpg style, or maybe you like shooting games.

    Either way here's a few recommendations.


    Runescape (simple and free)
    World of warcraft
    Aion (Released in September)
    Silk Road Online (Free)
    Knight online (Free)
    Oblivion (Not multiplayer, but a GREAT game)

    Half-life (1 or 2.. usually comes with counterstrike anyways)
    Call of duty 4
    Team Fortress 2
    Left 4 dead.

    There's a whole world of games out there, most of the games i recommended are meant for online play.

  11. profile image54
    azdwposted 14 years ago

    World of warcraft is the best game EVER in all time

  12. wymyczak66 profile image75
    wymyczak66posted 14 years ago

    easily the sims. It's not only addicting, but there was something about watching my sims get up fully rested at 4 AM and then clean their bathtub that made me suddenly want to be a little more productive...

  13. GPAGE profile image60
    GPAGEposted 14 years ago

    My son loves "Maple Story" which he just downloaded from the web. My nephews who a older in their teens have been playing it for years. It gives you the option to purchase NEXON cash at certain stores to "buy stuff" on the game if you want too.

  14. julie20201 profile image68
    julie20201posted 14 years ago

    World of Warcraft is great but highly addictive, so be prepared for time consumption.

    Neverwinter Nights and Neverwinter Nights 2 are also great games... be careful with NWN 2 though, make sure your computer has the capacity to run the game graphics. I had to buy a RAM card to make it work properly.

    Knights of the Old Republic is Star Wars RPG with a great story line.

    The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind
    The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion - either will take up hours and hours but are fun and typical RPG leveling mania.

  15. pearlgearl profile image68
    pearlgearlposted 14 years ago

    WOW is not the best game ever... though it took me 196 days of the last 2 years of my life to come to that conclusion, but hey if your teen has that kind of time on his or her hands go for it. If not then try webkinz for a preteen to teen girl or perhaps Star Wars the force unleashed for a boy

  16. confidence coach profile image56
    confidence coachposted 14 years ago

    World of Warcraft if you don't mind paying a monthly fee is good.  If you feeling cheap you can buy the classic strategy game called starcraft.

  17. profile image53
    Vanakra999posted 14 years ago

    Runescape .com is a teen game, it is free for along time with the option of becoming a member for more benefits the game has. this game also has the ability to create some fun with talking or trading and also helping others/friends and family out for new items.

  18. profile image49
    jemmymaxglayposted 14 years ago

    Go with mmorpg. They get to socialise with the world and learn a thing or two about human relationships.

    Some recommended titles:
    Aion Online, Eve Online, Champions Online

  19. finestshell profile image60
    finestshellposted 14 years ago


  20. free mmorpg profile image61
    free mmorpgposted 14 years ago

    Browser Games! You don´t need to download, and you can play from other computers with internet. You have some good games and MMORPG games to play in you browser too, you can find some at http://www.freebrowsergamer.com

  21. JJ_Mason profile image60
    JJ_Masonposted 13 years ago

    Obviously depends a lot on the person and their preferences, but in general some fun computer games are:
    World of Warcraft
    Warhammer Online

    I would also recommend the xbox360, (games like Call of Duty: 4/Modern Warfare/Modern Warfare 2, Oblivion, Fallout3, Gears of War, etc) MMO's are a lot more addicting than Xbox360 Live games...at least in my opinion.

  22. profile image51
    cutenathaliposted 13 years ago

    so computer games are for teenager because of the vilet nd stuff

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    Samtlposted 13 years ago

    Grand theft auto 4. awesome
    The Sims is a fun, addictive game that i would recommend.
    Any Elder Schrolls game, again very addictive.
    There are so many games out there, maybe rent a few first, or buy some older, cheaper versions of the games, or maybe buy games pre owned so they're cheaper. But at the end of the day if you dont like a game, just take it back.

  24. mathslover profile image75
    mathsloverposted 13 years ago

    These are some cool games that teens could play on their pc, monopoly, super mario, scrabble, family fued.

  25. SiltMMO profile image60
    SiltMMOposted 13 years ago

    Definintly World of Warcraft it's a great first MMORPG and guides for it can be found on this website- www.electrotips.com

    Also the Call of Duty franchise is very good for teenagers who prefer First Person shooters to RPG's.

  26. passthejelly profile image74
    passthejellyposted 13 years ago

    My favorite game is Company of Heroes.  It's a real time strategy game and still hasn't gotten old and its been over a year now.

  27. moni2010 profile image38
    moni2010posted 13 years ago

    i think teenagers always like that games which is full of action specially boys. World of Warcraft is the best game for all teenagers....Buy wow accounts at:http://www.accountsden.com/

  28. Monarch.Starcrack profile image59
    Monarch.Starcrackposted 13 years ago

    If StarCraft 2 hasn't been listed as an answer here then I would like to be the first to add it.  SC2 is by far the best PC game of all time.

  29. profile image50
    *FrEnCh fRieS*posted 13 years ago

    feeding frenzy is a great game that doesnt take up hardly any memory and its fun and addictive... heroes of might and magic lll (3) is also good >I COULdNOT STOP PLAYING THOSE

  30. chasemillis profile image71
    chasemillisposted 12 years ago

    MINECRAFT!! It's a huge sandbox game where you can literally create anything that you want! It's still in the Beta stages, but it's really fun.
    If you know some computer techies, they can set up a server and you will be able to give yourself free stuff.

    If you wanted to know: Basically, you start out with a world (randomly created) with big blocks of sand, dirt, coal, water, wood, etc. You get to mine each block and when you do, you can collect them and replace them in other places to make different things. There really is no point or objective to the game other than freedom to create whatever the heck you want. It's really fun for me. I imagine it would be fun for any dude interested in Construction or engineering.

    Try it out, it's fun!

  31. AndyK26 profile image59
    AndyK26posted 12 years ago

    this are some of the best games for any age really tongue

    Super Mario World
    Zelda Ocarina of Time
    Resident Evil
    Final Fantasy
    Street Fighter
    Super Mario 64
    Tomb Raider
    Metal Gear Solid
    Call of Duty

  32. Martin Oxby profile image54
    Martin Oxbyposted 11 years ago

    I know it's been a while, but in case people are still looking for answers to this question that I can recommend a browser based game called Virtual Nations which requires no software to be installed, you can interact with other players and take the game whichever way you want to.

    It can be found here - https://www.vnations.net/
    Hope this helps :-)

  33. profile image53
    Whitewalker1posted 11 years ago

    There are loads there are call of duty games left 4 dead, assasins creed, dead island, grand theft auto iv, medal of honor, half life 2, it's endless just go for cool looking ones with high age ratings because those are the most fun

  34. sickdub profile image60
    sickdubposted 10 years ago

    i've heard that skylanders is a great game that many kids enjoy these days!


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