Best Games Like World of Warcraft (Part I)

If World of Warcraft is one of your all time favorite video games to play then you’ll love these too.

World of Warcraft is one of the best MMORPG games out there. In reality,  World of Warcraft played a critical role in shaping the MMORPG genre. The game is over ten years old. Plenty of imitators have come and gone in the meantime. However, World of Warcraft hasn’t lost its charm. 

Thousands of enthusiastic fans still log in every day to get into the gargantuan open worlds. It’s a testament to Blizzard’s execution, which not many creators have managed to accomplish. While it’s is hard to replace WoW, there are many other games that have practically the same concept. So, if you are searching for some alternatives, here’s a great list of games you can play instead.

Blade and Soul

Blade and Soul is an MMORPG title that feels ad looks exactly like the World of Warcraft, if not better. In fact, the visuals and gameplay style are so similar to World of Warcraft, that it’s well-known as the Korean version of WoW. 

From numerous different quests to a huge open world that’s waiting to be explored, Blade and Soul have it all. If there’s one fact that sets Blade & Soul apart from the rest is the fact that it’s free-to-play. There are some paid features in the game, but they won’t affect the overall gameplay. 


TERA is another free-to-play MMORPG title. Bluehole is the same studio that made PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. TERA is an amazing game that’s inspired by WoW. It isn’t a complete copy. TERA has its own spin on the genre.

TERA has over 80 zones that are methodically designed with gorgeous visuals. It’s one of those games that’ll really make you feel like you are in a virtual world. You get to pick between 7 races and 12 playable classes to explore the open world and its dungeons. Also, it has a PvP mode, which is among the top in the MMO world.