World

20 Outstanding Online Co-Op Games to Play With Faraway Friends

Buy Google Ads Accounts

It is not always possible to round up your friends to play couch coop games, but there are a ton of titles that let you keep the fun going from afar. We assume you are familiar with classics like Minecraft, Fortnite, Among Us, Left 4 Dead 2, and GTA Online, so we have hand-picked a fresh alternative list of the very best online co-op titles.

Our picks cover all kinds of genres: squad-based ninja brawlers, first-person paranormal investigations, pixelated farming simulators, and many more. No matter what you and your friends are into, there’s a PlayStation, Xbox, Windows PC, or Switch experience listed here that’s worth checking out.

Updated May 2022: We added eight games, including Valheim, Phasmophobia, Gang Beasts, and Warhammer: Vermintide 2, and removed several titles. 

Special offer for Gear readers: Get a 1-year subscription to WIRED for $5 ($25 off). This includes unlimited access to WIRED.com and our print magazine (if you’d like). Subscriptions help fund the work we do every day.

If you buy something using links in our stories, we may earn a commission. This helps support our journalism. Learn more. Please also consider subscribing to WIRED

Jane

Jane has been covering technology for over four years for publications such as Digital Trends, HuffPost, Lifehacker, and more. When she's not writing about whatever's trending in the world of technology, you will find her either exploring a new city with her camera, binge-reading non-fiction books, and novels or playing the latest game on her PlayStation.

Related Articles

Back to top button