Best Hero Shooter Games on Steam

Steam currently has 799 Hero Shooter games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Hero Shooter game rankings were last updated on 5/22/2024.

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1. Titanfall® 2

Respawn Entertainment gives you the most advanced titan technology in its new, single player campaign & multiplayer experience. Combine & conquer with new titans & pilots, deadlier weapons, & customization and progression systems that help you and your titan flow as one unstoppable killing force.

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Titanfall® 2 holds the #1 spot for "best Hero Shooter game on Steam" with a Player Score of 94. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 220,165 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 209,572 positive reviews and 10,593 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Titanfall® 2 on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 6/18/2020
Developer Respawn Entertainment
Publisher Electronic Arts
Steam App Id 1237970

2. Team Fortress 2

Nine distinct classes provide a broad range of tactical abilities and personalities. Constantly updated with new game modes, maps, equipment and, most importantly, hats!

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Team Fortress 2 has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,046,615 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 980,301 positive reviews and 66,314 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Team Fortress 2 on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Release Date 10/10/2007
Developer Valve
Publisher Valve
Steam App Id 440

3. Black Gunner Wukong

Black Gunner Wukong is a TPS+ROGUE game where players will take on the role of Sun Wukong, using three heads, six arms, and six big guns to rampage through the US military base and rescue their master.

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Black Gunner Wukong has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 353 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 351 positive reviews and 2 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Black Gunner Wukong on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 2/4/2024
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Steam App Id 2270750

4. Gun Devil

GUN DEVIL is an explosive platformer about rescuing your kidnapped hell wife from Satan's child, the Caramelized Dumbass and his Pimp Legion.

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Gun Devil has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,271 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,224 positive reviews and 47 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Release Date 8/2/2022
Franchise Agelvik
Developer Agelvik
Publisher Agelvik
Steam App Id 1287040

5. KUNKUN Defender

KUNKUN Defender is an FPS + tower defense game where players need to resist zombie invasions in different regions affected by a virus outbreak until a helicopter comes for rescue.

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KUNKUN Defender has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 530 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 518 positive reviews and 12 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $2.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $2.99
Release Date 5/3/2024
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Steam App Id 2902540

6. TYRONE vs COPS

Awaken the latent power of your melanin and kill cops in this thought-provoking game on police brutality in America.

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TYRONE vs COPS has achieved a Player Score of 90, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,201 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,086 positive reviews and 115 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $0.79 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play TYRONE vs COPS on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $0.79
Release Date 2/12/2022
Franchise Team SNEED
Developer Team SNEED
Publisher Team SNEED
Steam App Id 1853200

7. TheDawn

TheDawn is a third-person shooting game about the journey of Maya, the superpowers who can manipulate time, and Max, the hacker who helps her. Will they be able to save mankind and face a new dawn?

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TheDawn has achieved a Player Score of 90, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 8,500 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 7,909 positive reviews and 591 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Release Date 12/11/2020
Developer LIMITED
Publisher LIMITED
Steam App Id 1475380

8. Owinka Shooter

Owinka Shooter throws you into an action packed mad-dash through an evil facility. Get ready to fight for your escape!

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Owinka Shooter has achieved a Player Score of 90, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 710 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 682 positive reviews and 28 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Release Date 7/23/2022
Developer Owinka
Publisher Owinka
Steam App Id 2062930

9. Fursan al-Aqsa: The Knights of the Al-Aqsa Mosque

FPS/TPS Game which addresses the Israel x Palestine conflict from a Palestinian perspective. The Palestinian Max Payne on Steroids. Most BASED game of all times!!!

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Fursan al-Aqsa: The Knights of the Al-Aqsa Mosque has achieved a Player Score of 90, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 547 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 528 positive reviews and 19 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 4/18/2022
Developer Nidal Nijm Games
Publisher Nidal Nijm Games
Steam App Id 1714420

10. Perfect Heist 2

Perfect Heist 2 is a round-based online game, where robbers try to hide in plain sight while robbing a bank without being noticed by the cop team!

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Perfect Heist 2 has achieved a Player Score of 89, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Hero Shooter games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 3,022 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,806 positive reviews and 216 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Perfect Heist 2 on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 12/10/2021
Developer yeswecamp
Publisher yeswecamp
Steam App Id 1521580

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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Gun Devil on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 18). KUNKUN Defender on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). TYRONE vs COPS on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 26). TheDawn on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 11). Owinka Shooter on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 11). Fursan al-Aqsa: The Knights of the Al-Aqsa Mosque on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 26). Perfect Heist 2 on Steam. Steam Store.

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