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.
Commodore PET/CBM (1982)
Star Lord is a play-by-mail game in which players must try to conquer the galaxy using their starships. Only one...
StarPeace is a MMORTS in which players manage economic empires. Each player builds facilities (factories, shops, dwellings), à la Sim...
Starship Troopers: Battlespace was a massively multiplayer space shooter playable on the GameStorm network. Players could fight in campaigns or...
The Collector's Edition includes: Star Trek Online High-quality aluminum-box with hologram-cover Three 10-day-guest-passes Wearable Metal Communicator Badge Ingame-ship-item "Red Matter...
Explore the worlds of Star Wars in your own, special way. Become a Jedi, a Bounty Hunter, smuggler, ranger, merchant...
Become a part history in the Star Wars galaxy, with options to become one of eight different species, as well...
The first expansion to the Star Wars Galaxies online game. This addition focuses on space and adds real-time space combat...
A compilation of the original Star Wars: Galaxies - An Empire Divided, plus Jump to Light Speed and Rage of...
This is a compilation of the Star Wars: Galaxies series with bonuses. In this you get: Star Wars: Galaxies -...
This Star Wars: Galaxies compilation contains the main game An Empire Divided and its two expansion packs Jump to Light...
In Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Jedi Master and Republic hero Obi-Wan Kenobi found himself in the...
Star Wars: The Old Republic is an MMORPG set in the Star Wars universe, in a time called the Old...
The Star Wars: The Old Republic Collector's Edition features:Digital Items Flare Gun - Shoots flare into the air Training Droid...
Street Gears is a manga-style casual roller skating MMORPG game. The free to play game features a persistent city called...
PlayStation 2 (2007)
Super Robot Wars Original Generations Gaiden, or SRWOGG for short, is a direct sequel to the PS2 title Super Robot...
SuperSecret is a family-friendly internet world for older kids and teenagers with a strong focus on casual gaming and exploration....
The world was embroiled in war, when the explorer Ferrucio Espada discovered a new world across the Dark Sea. Some...
A complete remake of the 2008 version, Taikodom Living Universe is a space action MMOG that is set in the...
Game Boy (1998)
Tamagotchi: Osutchi & Mesutchi is a Japanese only version of the popular virtual pet series of games. The Game Boy...
Tera has typical MMORPG features such as quests, crafting and player versus player action. Combat uses a "real-time battle system"...
The physical Collector's Edition of TERA comes with:American version Special box TERA game in a DVD case A letter of...
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