What are the best PC tank games? And which free tank game should you try? Tanks: they’re big, they’re made of metal, and they can blow loads of stuff up… even other tanks. Rolling into battle in a vehicle that weighs the same as ten elephants and can raze entire buildings with a single shot simply never gets old. However, the tank is also synonymous with tense firefights and immense claustrophobia. The agony of reloading, the lack of pace, and the fact that you’re the enemy’s priority target make tank games as nerve-wracking as they are empowering.
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There have been countless greats to pick from in a genre that’s been knocking about since the Apple II days. From hyper-realistic, control-laden sims to arcadey, point-and-explode shoot-’em-ups, here are the best tank games on PC.