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

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  • 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 World War II; later games have been...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Cube 2: Sauerbraten icon

    Cube 2: Sauerbraten

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued No more updates since Jan 2013 : http://sauerbraten.org/ . 2013, like Alien Arena, noticed discontinued.
  • AssaultCube icon

    AssaultCube

    AssaultCube is a FREE multiplayer first-person shooter game. Taking place in realistic environments, with fast, arcade gameplay, it's addictive and fun!

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued No more updates since Nov 2013 : http://assault.cubers.net/ (like Alien Arena, also noticed discontinued)
  • Urban Terror icon

    Urban Terror

    Urban Terror started as a realism based "total conversion" mod for Quake III Arena. Nowadays, Urban Terror is played using the free, stand-alone, ioquake3...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    • Really nice and good game ! It should be more popular... bogdancioataFeb 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • 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 the art models and textures. ...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    Nexuiz Classic

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Nexuiz is no longer developed. It's successor is https://alternativeto.net/software/xonotic/ , but last version of Nexuiz Classic, 2.5.2, released in 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Alien Arena icon

    Alien Arena

    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

    • Discontinued The last update was released on September 6th, 2013.
  • 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 and tackle goal-oriented missions...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    Tremulous

    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, aliens and humans. Players on both...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.2 Beta, released in December 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website. The project has been forked by https://alternativeto.net/software/unvanquished/
  • Halo (series) icon

    Halo (series)

    Halo is a science fiction, first-person shooter video game series, that centers on an interstellar war between humanity and a theocratic alliance of aliens known as the...

    Commercial Mac Windows Xbox Live

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