DescriptionDenotes any game that takes place in a constantly-running environment, even when the player is not actively playing the game. Attributes of such an environment include other players actively playing the game, game-created characters interacting with the environment or other players, etc. such that, when gameplay resumes for a particular user, the environment has changed from when the user last interacted with the environment.
Since most persistent universe games are played on remote servers, an internet connection is usually required to play them to perform updates to the game world.
Marvel Heroes is a persistent universe role-playing game set in the Marvel superhero universe. Dr. Doom, the main opponent of...
Originally launched in 1996 and still being actively maintained and updated, Materia Magica is a complex fantasy MUD set on...
The universe of The Matrix goes massively multiplayer in this cyberpunk RPG. Players jack into one of the many districts...
Megami Tensei Online: Imagine is an online RPG set in the Megaten universe. The time line of the game falls...
Meridian 59 was among the first 3D massively multiplayer online role-playing games. Players create characters, and then advance in power...
Meridian 59: Evolution is an expansion/update to Meridian 59: Resurrection, the relaunch of the MMORPG Meridian 59. In this release,...
Metaplace was a massively multi-player online project assembled around one central tool: a quite complex virtual world builder written in...
Metin2 is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), set in a eastern and magic environment as a persistent game...
William Willowbough, a well-respected and experienced garden gnome, bought himself a brand-new computer with fast internet access, and while surfing...
Mortal Online is an MMORPG with similar visuals to Oblivion. However, Mortal differentiates itself from other MMOs as it features...
Motor City Online is an online-only racing game. The game is all about cars. You choose a persona to represent...
By the end of the third millenium, Earth has changed... Global pollution, excessive wars and a perforated atmosphere have turned...
In the middle of the 28th century massive warfare and reckless pollution have brought the life on earth to the...
Neopets Mobile is not a standalone game, but an extension of the online community neopets.com, where you can create or...
netWAR was an online-only multiplayer shooter allowing up to 16 players to battle in arena combat. Players could select from...
Neverwinter is a MMORPG set in and around the Dungeons & Dragons city Neverwinter. It is a dark time and...
The original Neverwinter Nights was the first Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (AD&D) Role Playing Game to go online (pay to...
This pay to play MMORPG was one of the first to be popular in Korea in 1996 then it was...
Nintendo DS (2005)
Nintendogs lets you take care of virtual pets (dogs, obviously) on your Nintendo DS. You can train your puppies by...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 92 World of Warcraft
- 91 World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King
- 91 World of Warcraft
- 90 World of Warcraft: Cataclysm
- 90 Guild Wars 2
- 89 Guild Wars
- 88 World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade
- 88 World of Warcraft: Cataclysm
- 87 World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade
- 87 EverQuest: The Ruins of Kunark
Games must have at least a MobyRank of 80 to be considered.
Top games by as rated by our users:
- 5.00 EVE Online (Special Edition) (2009)
- 5.00 EverQuest Combo (2000)
- 5.00 EverQuest: Dragons of Norrath (2005)
- 5.00 EverQuest: Evolution (2003)
- 5.00 EverQuest II: Echoes of Faydwer (2006)
- 5.00 EverQuest II: Rise of Kunark (2007)
- 5.00 EverQuest Online Adventures: Frontiers (2003)
- 5.00 EverQuest: The Buried Sea (2007)
- 5.00 EverQuest: Titanium Edition (2006)
- 5.00 Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles - Echoes of Time (2009)
Games must have at least 1 votes and a MobyScore of 4.0 to be considered.
Persistent Universe is part of Themes. This group of genres contain:
- Anime / Manga
- Board / Party Game
- Cards / Tiles
- Cyberpunk / Dark Sci-Fi
- Detective / Mystery
- Game Show
- Historical Battle (specific/exact)
- Interactive Fiction
- Interactive Fiction with Graphics
- Interactive Movie
- Martial Arts
- Meditative / Zen
- Mental training
- Paddle / Pong
- Persistent Universe
- Rhythm / Music
- Sci-Fi / Futuristic
- Spy / Espionage
- Survival Horror
- Video Backdrop
- Visual Novel