Top 3 Game Servers to Host on a Windows VPS

When you think of a private gaming server, you typically think of a server housed in your friend’s basement that lets players from all around the world play against each other on a single, dedicated node. Building your own onsite server can be costly, given the fact that you will need to invest in physical hardware while providing a robust internet connection in order to make it worthwhile.

If your game can run on a Windows server, you can save time, money and effort by hosting your next gaming server with CheapWindowsVPS. Our servers feature SSD hard drives, blazing fast uplinks and you can even upgrade your uplinks to unmetered bandwidth for a nominal charge. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the top gaming rigs hosted within our data centers.

ARK: Survival Evolved

One of the most popular games commonly hosted at CheapWindowsVPS is Ark: Survival Evolved. Ark: SE is a community game that puts you in the hypothetical situation of being stranded on a prehistoric island. Yes, when we say prehistoric, that means that you get tame and ride dinosaurs in this game!

The idea is the survive on an island inhabited by dinosaurs. To live alongside dinosaurs, you create an ecosystem with the tools and level-ups provided to as you traverse through the game. Ark: Survival Evolved is rapidly gaining popularity in the gaming community. With CheapWindowsVPS, you can setup Ark: Survival Evolved and play against your friends whenever you’d like.


Minecraft is one of the most popular games in the world and we’re starting to see more private Minecraft servers being built on the CheapWindowsVPS platform. Minecraft is a popular 3D game that gives people the ability to build different types of structures using the materials they mine throughout the game.

The best thing about Minecraft is that it doesn’t take a beefy processor or super robust system resources in order to run the server. In fact, there have been small Minecraft servers that have been built on the Raspberry Pi mini-computer platform. Many of our customers choose out entry level plan and add in the unmetered bandwidth option in order to run a private Minecraft server.

When you host your Minecraft server at CheapWindowsVPS, you’ll be able to run your Minecraft server in a world class data center that provides unrivaled connectivity to your peers.

Medal of Honor

Medal of Honor is a game that has several variations that has been played on private servers since the early 2000s. A group of hardcore Medal of Honor enthusiasts have kept the interest in the game alive by hosting Medal of Honor on Windows based virtual private servers. Since Medal of Honor is an older game, it doesn’t require a lot of system resources in order to run.

Families and friends can build their own Medal of Honor server at CheapWindowsVPS. Since we instantly provision our servers as soon as you order them, you won’t have to wait in order to begin installing your game server software.

You can simply sign up, begin your RDP session, configure your server and begin playing Medal of Honor against your peers. Getting started with your new Medal of Honor server is a breeze when you choose CheapWindowsVPS as your gaming VPS service.