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Taking a break in your day to play some free online games is a great way to just take a time out from the world for awhile. These free online games can relax you, get your brain working, or just simply give you a chance to have some fun and take a break from the day-to-day.

The websites below are the best places to go online to play free online games. You'll find hundreds of games that you can dive into without having to worry about spam or viruses.

You'll find a variety of free online games at these websites including puzzle games, action games, word games, arcade games, sport games, board games, and card games. There really is something for everyone!

Tip: I also have compiled some best of lists for online preschool games, car games, time wasters, typing games, and word search games.

1. Pogo

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Pogo has over 100 free online games including puzzle, board, card, word, casino, and arcade games that are all playable from their website.

There really is something for every type and age of game player at Pogo and you'll easily find a number of games that will work your brain, relax it, or put you in competition with other online players.

You can play all the free online games at Pogo without registering but if you decide to, which is free, will enter you into prize drawings, store you game stats, earn you tokens, connect to Facebook, and chat with your friends will you play the games.

2. Miniclip

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There's over 750 free online games at Miniclip and many of these are original games that are only available at Miniclip. Games here include action, puzzle, multi player, sports, stunt, and 3D games.

Some of the most popular online games at Miniclip include Commando 2, Bloxorz, Bubble Trouble, China 2008, 8 Ball Pool Multi player, and Anagram Magic.

Registration at Miniclip, which is free and optional, will let you keep track of high scores and rankings and create your own avatar. Miniclip also has a unique feature where you can create leagues where you and your friends can compare rankings and high scores on all the games at Miniclip.

3. AddictingGames

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Over 10 million free online game lovers flock to AddictingGames each month and after one visit you'll quickly see why.

The free online games you'll find at Addicting Games are submitted by game developers all over the world in popular categories like strategy, car, shooting, sports, action, puzzle, funny, and escape games. There are so many games here you won't believe your eyes.

Jump in and play any of AddictingGames games right away or take a minute to register so you can keep track of your scores and challenge your friends.

4. Kongregate

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Kongregate is a portal to tens of thousands of free online games that you can play right from your browser. Free online games include action, multi player, shooter, adventure, sports, racing, strategy, and puzzle.

It's easy to find the perfect game at Kongregate by browsing the categories, new games, highest rated games, top games this month, or staff picks.

Free registration is optional at Kongregate but it will give you a way to track your points, collect badges and cards, and participate in chat and forums.

5. Armor Games

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Every week new games are added to the already huge collection of free online games at Armor Games. Popular games here are their action, adventure, arcade, shooting, puzzle, strategy, and sports games.

Free registration at Armor Games means less advertisements, the ability to create your own favorite games list, community chat, and a way to earn Armor Points.

Besides online games, Armor Games also create free game phone apps that can be downloaded and played on the go.

6. Candystand

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There are arcade, sports, card, puzzle, racing, multi player, and a ton more free online games at Candystand.

Candystand really stands out from the online free online game websites because they give away a ton of prizes that you are entered to win when you reach the top score list on several of their games or trade in your tickets you earn from playing games.

7. FOG

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FOG, short for Free Online Games, is a one-stop shop for just about any game you are looking for because they have it all.

Some of the most popular games at FOG are shooting, puzzle, physics, adventure, sports, warm, animal, and racing games. They have a lot more than that though and they can all be found by using the tags on the left side of the page.

8. Gamehouse

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Gamehouse is most known for their downloadable games but they also have a growing collection of free online games. These include card games, puzzle games, hidden object games, skill games, time management games, and much more.

Some of Gamehouse's most popular games include UNO, Bejeweled 3, Plants vs. Zombies, and Mahjongg Dimensions Deluxe.

If you like downloadable games every day Gamehouse offers a free full-version downloadable game.

9. Game Node

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You'll find action, classic, shooting, adventure, fighting, skill, arcade, sports, board, card, strategy, racing, puzzle, and word free online games at Game Node.

Game Node's free registration will let you play against your friends, save high scores, and post comments.

10. Big Fish Games

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Big Fish Games is another website that's best known for their downloadable games but they also have a nice selection of free online games.

Some of the most popular games here include puzzle, time management, adventure, hidden object, match 3, marble popper, brain teaser, strategy, word, arcade and action, card and board, and mahjong.

Be sure to check out the most popular list to find out which free online games are the hottest right now.

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