Other fun games online

There are thousands of games that you can play online, but it can be difficult to know where to begin when you want to have some fun. Read on for a list of some of our favourite online games.

World of Tanks

If you fancy a bit of destructive fun, then look no further than World of Tanks. Great for blowing things up, its popularity should be evident by the fact that it has over 70 million registered users – and that number is growing fast. To play, you simply need to register, and then you have access to an incredibly in-depth, team-based online game which boasts a busy and active community just waiting for you to join in the fun!


This card battling classic is made by Blizzard, the games company behind the massively popular World of Warcraft. Whilst WoW encourages paid subscriptions for its users, Hearthstone is absolutely free. Available on Ipad, Mac, Android and PC, you can play this addictive strategy game on the go, or in the comfort of your own home. Hearthstone has won rave reviews from critics and gaming fans alike with reviewers citing its simple yet deep gameplay and high production values as leading factors in its success. Most of all though, Hearthstone is a lot of fun to play, so there’s no reason not to give it a go.

Cut the Rope

Cut the Rope is an innovative puzzler which features realistic physics-based gameplay and is heaps of fun. You can play for free online, but beware, this game is fiendishly addictive when it comes to tackling the numerous puzzles thrown your way. There’s little that can beat the satisfaction gained when solving each puzzle, particularly the tricky ones! With its slick graphics, bright and bold character design and its charming musical score, you’ll certainly have a great time playing Cut the Rope.


Spelunky has a bit of a retro feel to it, harkening back to the old days of gaming when the platformer was king. The game has you take on the role of an ‘Indiana Jones’ type character who has to jump, swing, whip-crack and explore numerous caverns, all of which are randomly generated every time you play. Challenging and addictive, you’re bound to lose many hours in those caverns long before you’re done.

So there you have it, some of our favourite fun games that you can play online! Of course, there are plenty more games available online, so be sure to check out some more comprehensive lists to find more fun gaming experiences.