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Love for gaming has no age boundaries. This list has all the games that will be relished by the kids and the elderly alike. It covers freeware games from many different categories and genres that may suit your interests. Since everyone has their own style of gaming and interests for a particular genre, you'll surely find many games that you might love to the core from this list.

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"... Super Adventure Pals is a lovable action RPG platformer in which you travel the land and battle monsters-a-plenty in an epic quest to track down the evil Mr B who has stolen your pet rock ...": http://gamejolt.com/games/platformer/super-adventure-pals/22257/
Sigils of Elohim - solve dozens of formidable sigil puzzles under the watchful eye of Elohim: http://store.steampowered.com/app/321480/
"... Mutant Factions is an online top-down shooter. The gameplay is unique because you don’t play as a man, but as a mutant. Killing enemies lets you mutate and unlock crazy skills, making for intense and tactical combat ...": http://mutantfactions.net/
"... Firefall is a dynamic, open-world MMO shooter with limitless exploration of a vast future Earth, rewarding skilled players as they progress through a deep story. Players will be able to customize their character in a living world that constantly offers new challenges ...": http://www.firefallthegame.com/features
Digital Combat Simulator World (DCS World) is a free-to-play digital battlefield game, focusing on a military aircraft simulation: http://store.steampowered.com/app/223750/ If you don't have a Steam account, you can get the game here: https://www.digitalcombatsimulator.com/en/world/ The Expendabros: http://store.steampowered.com/app/312990/ Fistful of Frags - Multiplayer based, first person enabled, action packed and skill demanding shooter set in the Wild West times. A unique combination of non stop action and slow but powerful weaponry: http://store.steampowered.com/app/265630/ If you don't have a Steam account, you can get the game here: http://www.fistful-of-frags.com/ Loadout is a multi-player shooter that’s all about the guns (still in beta): http://store.steampowered.com/app/238590/
Heroine's Quest: The Herald of Ragnarok is an adventure/RPG hybrid: http://www.crystalshard.net/hq.htm http://store.steampowered.com/app/283880 If you don't have a Steam account, you can get the game here: http://www.indiedb.com/games/heroines-quest/downloads
I've kept tab on this game. I didn't know it's got a Steam release. A well made game.
Starpiecer - "... You are a trans-galactic ripper assigned on the impossible mission of saving our unique fragile world which has been compromised by the aggressive intrusion of alien forces though the hole in the space-time continuum. That's why you find yourself slipping from one dimension to another either fighting enemies or preserving friendly environment. Beware: destructions in your home world brings only pain and suffering for you while demolition of enemies boosts your energy and helps to carry on your journey ...": http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-30/?action=preview&uid=39357
Unturned is a sandbox game in the emerging multiplayer apocalypse survival genre: http://store.steampowered.com/app/304930/ Warframe: http://store.steampowered.com/app/230410/ Defiance: http://store.steampowered.com/app/224600/ No More Room in Hell - Half-Life 2 Mod (PC Gamer's Mod of the Year 2011, ModDB's Editor Choice Multiplayer Mod of the Year 2011): http://store.steampowered.com/app/224260/ Age of Conan: Unchained is an award-winning and critically acclaimed massively multiplayer online game set in the sexy, savage and brutal world of Conan the Barbarian: http://store.steampowered.com/app/217750/ The Plan - A fly ascends to the skies, pondering the pointlessness of its brief existence: http://www.krillbite.com/theplan/ Renegade X is a free Tactical Shooter that aims to brings the Command and Conquer FPS experience to the Unreal Engine 3 (still in beta): http://www.renegade-x.com/ SanctuaryRPG is a critically acclaimed strategic turn-based monster slaying and dungeon crawling adventure set entirely in the retro ASCII-art world of Sanctuary: http://www.sanctuaryrpg.com/ Futuridium EP - "... An old school shoot'em up with a modern twist. Futuridium EP offers fast paced, non stop, hard as hell action, with an original 45 minutes soundtrack and colourful, glitchy graphic ...": http://www.desura.com/games/futuridium Elsword: http://en.elswordonline.com/ Worlds of Ultima: The Savage Empire: http://www.gog.com/game/worlds_of_ultima_the_savage_empire Ultima Worlds of Adventure 2: Martian Dreams: http://www.gog.com/game/ultima_worlds_of_adventure_2_martian_dreams Street Fighter X Mega Man: http://www.capcom-unity.com/brelston/blog/2012/12/17/street-fighter-x-me... Space Station 13 is a space themed, top-down 2D multiplayer RPG: http://spacestation13.com/
Cypher - "... A corrupt government controls Mars as corporations sell oxygen at a premium. You are an agent with an incredible skill set determined to eliminate the system. Taking information is how you will do it; unfortunately, other organizations are seeking what you are. They will stop at nothing to steal the valuable data you hack ...": http://cyphergame.net/
"... Saira is a puzzle platformer with non-linear gameplay and a whole universe for you to explore. The game is heavily influenced by classic puzzle adventure games and uses a new unique graphical style combining high resolution photography into a lush and mysterious world ...": http://store.steampowered.com/app/48900/
Briblo - a screensaver/Flash game that is a Tetris style game using Lego blocks: http://9031.com/goodies/#briblo
zSILENCER - a team based capture-the-flag style game: http://zsilencer.com/
Quantum Rush (still in beta): http://www.quantum-rush.net/
Something for the kids: Ri-li - drive a toy wood engine in many levels and you must collect all the coaches to win: http://ri-li.sourceforge.net/
"... Don't Move is a game about ninjas, failure, ludonarrative dissonance, and player investment manipulation. The game starts simply: move left or right. But as you try -- and as you fail -- to move, you unlock more of the game's mechanisms. With each new element comes new challenges and more rewards! ... Don't Move is free for desktop and browser ...": http://steverichey.com/dontmove/
"... Monokrome is a first person physics puzzle adventure, where through the manipulation of coloured energy and the sponge-like metal called 'Monokrome', you can create interesting and crazy effects. See description for system requirements. Chase a murderous drone along a path of slain scientists! Don't let its traps slow you down ..": http://www.indiedb.com/games/monokrome http://www.indiedb.com/games/monokrome/downloads/monokrome-full-release-... "... Lumen is a platform-puzzle video game where the player assumes control of a girl trapped in a world of nightmare as she tries to make her escape. With the sole help of her camera, she will have to dodge traps, run away from her enemies and use her photographs to change the world that surrounds her ...": http://www.lumengame.com/the-game/ "... Rune Masters is a unique RPG game that also contains match-3 aspects. Fight your enemy using hidden power in magical gems and special abilities available only for you class. Become a mage and quickly nuke your enemy by destroying red gems. Confuse with scout by planting false image of map. Surprise with quick heals on your priest. Boost your strength as a cyclop and proceed to crush your opponent. Play quick battles for your start of the day or choose campaign to observe progress of your character and its growing power. Impressive art style, beautiful music and sounds, eyecandy effects will accompany you in your journey through world of Navaroth ..." (now free): http://www.indiedb.com/games/rune-masters "... madnessMADNESSmadness - Escape the wall, in a bizarre, circular world where the path comes at you through 360 degrees and disappears underneath. Survive as long as you can ...": http://gamejolt.com/games/platformer/madnessmadnessmadness/1003/
"... Dead Colony is a story-driven shooter in style of Robotron, but with modern features like voiceover and scripted sequences. There are frequent changes of scenery and surprises. There are several monster types with different strengths and weaknesses ...": http://www.moddb.com/games/dead-colony
"... Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft - Sheathe your sword, draw your deck, and get ready for Hearthstone - the fast paced strategy card game that's easy to learn and massively fun ..." (still in beta): http://us.battle.net/hearthstone/en/

Excellent find Panzer!

I was playing the card game "Munchkin" at my daughter's not long ago, it's a very tongue-in-cheek cards version of D+D and loads of fun.

Will definitely check this one out, thanks for posting.

Shine (for offline use, download source, open the folder and click on shine.swf): http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-28/?action=preview&uid=11391 Crew is a futuristic re-imagining of CLUE, where you try to discover who killed the captain of your spaceship, where, and with what. The game-play includes narrowing down suspects with information and writing down info on loose pieces of paper. Not only can you solve who killed the captain of your ship, but you also get judged and graded on how well you've done and how few clues you took: http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-28/?action=preview&uid=27592 Only one light: http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-28/?action=preview&uid=31813
Seal of soul - Test and upgrade your IQ by playing this simple minigame: http://gamejolt.com/games/strategy-sim/seal-of-soul/19384/ Gentlemen Dispute: http://gamejolt.com/games/arcade/gentlemen-dispute/19433/ Of Guards and Thieves is a game about teamplay, stealthy movement, action, tactics and timing: http://gamejolt.com/games/action/of-guards-and-thieves/17892/ Soul Jar: http://www.ludumdare.com/compo/ludum-dare-24/?action=preview&uid=10234
"... Blind is a short and experimental game about a person who has fallen into a hole. Unsure whether you landed in a cave or some sort of labyrinth, your sole mission is to escape. The route is easy enough, but navigation is an entirely different problem ...": http://gamejolt.com/games/other/blind/13766/
Pause Ahead - "... You’ve woken up in a strange place with the eerie feeling that you’ve been here before. Conquer the treacherous traps by running, jumping and using your power of pausing to get ahead ...": http://gamejolt.com/games/action/pause-ahead/19416/ Treasure Arena is an online battle-arena for up to 4 players: http://gamejolt.com/games/shooter/treasure-arena/17598/ "... Pixel Purge is an incredibly polished arcade shooter featuring fast-paced gameplay, stunning graphics and effects, 50 achievements, and more ...": http://gamejolt.com/games/shooter/pixel-purge/4306/ The Art of Dying is a really challenging platformer: http://gamejolt.com/games/platformer/the-art-of-dying/21047/ Super Mario Eclipse - "... The eclipse stars, a source of mythical powers, have been unleashed upon the world. As a result, the entire Mushroom Kingdom has been shrouded in the shadows of an everlasting eclipse. It is up to Mario to collect these stars, and save everyone from an eternal twilight ...": http://gamejolt.com/games/platformer/super-mario-eclipse/19591/

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