Alternatives to Counter-Strike (Series) for all platforms with any license

  • Xonotic icon


    Xonotic is a free (GPL), fast-paced first-person shooter that works on Windows, OS X and Linux. The project is geared towards...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Call of Duty (Series) icon

    Call of Duty (Series)

    Call of Duty is a first-person and third-person shooter series by Infinity Ward. The earlier games in the series are set primarily in...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    AssaultCube Discontinued

    AssaultCube is a FREE multiplayer first-person shooter game. Taking place in realistic environments, with fast, arcade gameplay...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Cube 2: Sauerbraten icon

    Cube 2: Sauerbraten Discontinued

    Cube 2: Sauerbraten is a free multiplayer/singleplayer first person shooter, built as a major redesign of the Cube FPS. Much like...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Urban Terror

    Urban Terror started as a realism based "total conversion" mod for Quake III Arena. Nowadays, Urban Terror is played using...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • TrueCombat: Elite & CQB icon

    TrueCombat: Elite & CQB

    TrueCombat: Elite is a FREE modification for the Enemy Territory game (also free). It is a realistic modern day FPS featuring state of...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • AssaultCube Reloaded icon

    AssaultCube Reloaded

    A free-and-open-source first-person-shooter aimed at improving the classic game, AssaultCube!

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Nexuiz Classic icon

    Nexuiz Classic Discontinued

    Nexuiz was originally developed by Lee Vermeulen and Forest ‘LordHavoc’ Hale, who started Alientrap in the summer of 2002. The goal of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Tremulous Discontinued

    Tremulous is a free, open source game that blends a team based FPS with elements of an RTS. Players can choose from 2 unique races...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Painkiller (Series) icon

    Painkiller (Series)

    The game is inspired by such classic titles as Quake and Doom, with the emphasis on killing large numbers of monsters. The game is...

    Commercial Windows

  • Alien Arena icon

    Alien Arena Discontinued

    Alien Arena is a free and opensource first-person shooter game that combines a 1950s-era sci-fi atmosphere with gameplay similar to...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • Day of Defeat: Source icon

    Day of Defeat: Source

    Day of Defeat: Source features multiplayer, team-based gameplay set in the WWII European theatre of operations. Players choose a role...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • CrossFire icon


    Cross Fire is a free online first-person shooter featuring persistent rankings and five game modes – including the exclusive...

    Freemium Windows

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    Halo (series)

    Halo is a science fiction, first-person shooter video game series, that centers on an interstellar war between humanity and a...

    Commercial Mac Windows Xbox Live

  • Digital Paint: Paintball 2 icon

    Digital Paint: Paintball 2

    Digital Paint: Paintball 2 is a Paintball game that started out as a mod for quake 2 but then took on a life of its own as an open...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Combat Arms

    Welcome to the world of Combat Arms, a free online first-person shooter. Combat Arms has a huge library of modes, maps and weapons...

    Free Windows

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    CSPromod aims to incorporate the best of CS 1.6 and CS:Source in one, feature-packed version. With 1.6-style gameplay and Source...

    Free Windows Linux Steam

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  • SWAT (Series) icon

    SWAT (Series)

    SWAT are a tactical first-person shooter video game designed by Sierra, then developed by Irrational Games and published by Vivendi...

    Commercial Windows

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    Übergame is a free open source, realism like, multi-purpose, multiplayer, casual, first-person-shooter game.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Warface icon


    Warface is a free-to-play online first-person shooter developed by Crytek Kiev and co-produced by Crytek Seoul and Crytek Frankfurt...

    Free Personal Windows Linux Steam

  • Insurgency icon


    Take to the streets for intense close quarters combat, where a team's survival depends upon securing crucial strongholds and...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Steam

  • Wolf Team icon

    Wolf Team

    Wolf Team is a fast paced 3D MMOFPS that features the ability for players to transform between playing as a Human or as a Werewolf....

    Free Windows Linux

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    War Rock

    A dynamic combat experience like no other! Equip yourself from a wide array of weapons and field gear, and fight on foot or take the...

    Freemium Windows

  • Star Wars: Battlefront (Series) icon

    Star Wars: Battlefront (Series)

    With brand new space combat, playable Jedi characters, and over 16 all new battlefronts, Star Wars Battlefront II gives you more ways...

    Commercial Windows

  • Arma (series) icon

    Arma (series)

    Experience true combat gameplay in a massive military sandbox. Deploying a wide variety of single- and multiplayer content, over 20...

    Commercial Windows Steam

  • Counter-Strike 2D icon

    Counter-Strike 2D

    Top-Down Multiplayer Shooter More than just Counter-Srike in 2D! Accomplish new missions like capture the flag or domination! Use a...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    AU Modern FPS

    A simple First Person Shooter game, based on Unity web player, ready to play on browser.

    Free Web / Cloud Unity Web Player

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    Blacklight Retribution

    Blacklight Retribution is a fast paced, adrenaline pumping free to play first person shooter (FPS) based in a futuristic urban...

    Free Windows

  • Jake2 icon

    Jake2 Discontinued

    Jake2 is a Java 3D game engine. It is a port of the GPL’d Quake2 game engine from id Software. To use the Jake2 engine you need either...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • America's Army icon

    America's Army

    America's Army, the Official U.S. Army Game (AA), provides young Americans with a virtual web-based environment in which they can...

    Free Windows

  • Metal Gear Solid (series) icon

    Metal Gear Solid (series)

    An action-adventure stealth video game developed by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan and first published by Konami for the...

    Commercial Mac Windows Steam

  • Zombie Combat: Trigger Call 3D icon

    Zombie Combat: Trigger Call 3D

    It is 2023 and the zombie apocalypse is happening right now. Terrorists have unleashed a deadly virus that turned a battalion of...

    Free Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

  • Gotham City Impostors icon

    Gotham City Impostors

    A 6 vs 6 first person shooter, Gotham City Impostors is a multiplayer game unlike any other, giving players the opportunity to rebel...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud

Counter-Strike (Series) Comments

Absolutely one of the funnest, and most well balanced games ... 1 Helpful

Comment by thelivingded
about Counter-Strike (Series) Jun 2011

Absolutely one of the funnest, and most well balanced games of all time. This is evidenced by it being, 13 years after release, the most played game on steam.