FREE MMOs that look better than WoW

Grindy games with great visuals and no monthly fees

It’s been about six years since World of Warcraft released in 2004 and we’ve been wondering how the aging king of MMOs stacks up against some of its free-to-play competitors. So we set our video settings on high and took some screenshots to find out. Check out some of our favorite grindy games with graphics that look as good (or better) than World of Warcraft - minus the monthly fees. None of these free-to-play games look amazing, but after seeing how they stand up against one of the most profitable and popular MMOs in the world, they certainly look more than acceptable.

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