Low Bandwidth Multiplayer Games

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Low Bandwidth Multiplayer Games
There are shooters, MMORPGs and battle games you can play in multiplayer mode online with low bandwidth. (Satellite TV image by Bryan Crowe from Fotolia.com)

If you do not have access to cable or DSL Internet and are using a bandwidth-limiting Internet service such as satellite or cellular, you need to be careful of how much you download and upload so you do not go over your bandwidth usage. There are plenty of low-bandwidth games on the Internet that you can play with other people.


Runescape is massively multiplayer online role playing game, or MMORPG. It takes place in a fantasy setting where you battle monsters and get loot. You can see how many people are playing it at any given time on the game's home page. You create your own character and go on a low-bandwidth adventure that goes on forever. You can talk to other players and fight with them. Runescape is free to play.


DOFUS is another MMORPG you can play with low bandwidth. It is in an amusing fantasy setting. You can create a character and battle monsters and get loot. You can also be a crafter, which means you can make items in any of 22 crafts in the game and make money. DOFUS has over 25 million subscribers and is free to play.

Multiplayer Stickman

Stickman games are popular online games you can play with low bandwidth usage. In Multiplayer Stickman, you will find an ongoing multiplayer battle that you can join at any time for free. It has a topdown view and you can fight other players in a versus setting with a variety of weapons, such as machine guns, shotguns, swords and bazookas.


Teeworlds is a low-bandwidth shooter where you can battle other players with up to sixteen teammates. You can play Team Deathmatch, in which you battle another team, or Capture the Flag, where you try to get the other team's flag while fighting and protect your own flag. In Teeworlds, you can also build your own maps for others to play. This game is also free.

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