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

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  • AssaultCube icon

    AssaultCube

    AssaultCube is a FREE, multiplayer, first-person shooter game, based on the CUBE engine. Taking place in realistic environments, with fast, arcade gameplay, it's...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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

    • Discontinued No more updates since Jan 2013 : http://sauerbraten.org/ . 2013, like Alien Arena, noticed discontinued.
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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 the free, stand-alone, ioquake3...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    • Really nice and good game ! It should be more popular... bogdancioataFeb 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • 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.
  • 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.
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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 and tackle goal-oriented missions...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    Insurgency

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

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Steam