10. Rome Total War
The game was developed by Activision and was released in the year 2004, 22 September.
The game is a vast improvement over the previous generation of the total war series. The gameplay is brilliant with good graphics, detailed fighting units, and maps.
For strategy Gamers, it has plenty to offer, and even the battles can be won purely on the right strategy alone also if you don’t have the biggest of the armies.
The elements of Fatigue and morale of troops has been well built in the game engine.
9. FIFA 07
You love sports and Fifa this game you should pick. The game is less demanding graphically yet delightful to play. The game was initially released in September 2006. The game is part of the EA Sports FIFA series. The game has a huge number of teams and players and offers excellent gameplay.
The game can run even on a Pentium 4 or Athlon XP 1500+ with direct X 9 and 3GB hard disk space. You can play it with any graphics card above AMD 2400 or Nvidia Geforce 8400 GS.
8. FIFA 08
The game is similar to Fifa 8 and was released in September 2007. The new feature it had was a pro mode, where you can play the entire match as a single player.
You can play the game on core 2 duo or even a Pentium 4 system, with Windows XP or Windows 7 OS. NVIDIA GeForce3 or greater (GeForce MX series not supported); ATI Radeon 8500 or greater are fit to run the game. The Direct X version required is 9c or higher.
7. Call of Duty 2
Call of Duty 2 is a 2005 first-person shooter video game and the second installment in the critically acclaimed Call of Duty series and was one of the best wargaming titles. The game has both single-player and multiplayer mode and takes place in the era of world war 2. The game has an extreme level of gun battles and makes you wonder whether you will make out of the mission alive.
The mission Battle of Pointe du Hoc D-Day mission in the single-player campaign depicting American LCVP landing crafts is one of the epic missions ever created in a game and was outstanding in the era the game was released.
You can play this game on a legacy system and enjoy good gameplay and graphics. The Infinity Ward developed the game, and it was published by Konami in October 2005.
6. Call of Duty 4 modern warfare
This is the 4th Game in the call of Duty series and was released in the year 2007, November 7. The game was very successful and sold more than 11 million copies.
The game is based on the conflict between Russia and the US and the story takes place in the year 2011, where an eccentric leader has executed the president of an unnamed country in the Middle East and starts a civil war in Russia. The single-player and multiplayer modes of the game offer good, interesting gameplay.
5. Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3
This was the 8th Game in the Call of Duty Series. The game continues with the fictional battle between the US and Russia. The game was released in the year 2009 and was a highly rated game and had a score of 94% on meta critic. Each mission comprises of a set of objectives which are given at the start of the mission and has to be achieved as progress is made in the game.
4. Medal of Honor Allied Assault
Medal of Honor is a series that came along with the Call of Duty series and both the series saw a lot of following. The series started in the year 1999, and the Allied assault got released in the year 2002, March. The game revolves around the world war battle, and the player is part of the American Squad and battles the German enemies. The graphics are good, and the game is lightly coded to be played with a low configuration PC or a Laptop easily.
3. Medal of Honor Pacific Assault
This was the seventh game in the Medal of Honor Series and was a huge success when released in the year 2004. The story depicts the Pacific wars and our soldier battle along his troops to win a Japanese land called Tarawa. The gameplay is intense, and the game also brings back the memories of the Pearl Harbor attack by the Japanese.
2. Medal Of Honor Airborne
This is a First-person shooter game and 11th in the Medal of Honor Series. The game is developed using a massively improved version of Unreal Engine. It was released in the year 2007, September. The game is coded well and does not require a modern graphics card to Run.
The missions include various insertions into Italy, northern France, the Netherlands and Germany, each one beginning with a jump behind enemy lines hence known as Airborne. The gameplay is as interesting as the previous generation of Medal of Honor Series.
1. F1 2010
When it comes to serious racing, there is nothing like a Formula 1 Race. The penultimate in the racing where you cruise above 300 Km/hr and slight understeer or oversteer can make you lose a complete race.
The game is excellent and can be played with a system with a core 2 duo or a Dual-core PC and graphics card with AMD HD 5570 or Nvidia graphics cards 7900 GTX with 1 GB or 512 MB VRAM easily. The game was released in the year 2010, September. The game was developed by Codemasters and sold a massive 2.3 million copies worldwide.
Bonus Additions – Low Requirement Games
Co-operative matches can be pretty breathtaking and competitive with strong opponents. The game is fun to play and offers great graphics with minimal system requirements.
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