0 A.D. Alternatives

    0 A.D. is described as 'free, open-source, cross-platform real-time strategy (RTS) game of ancient warfare. In short, it is a historically-based war/economy game that allows players to relive or rewrite the history of Western civilizations, focusing on the years between 500 B.C. and 500 A.D'. There are more than 25 games similar to 0 A.D. for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Steam and Wine. The best alternative is Age of Empires. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Starcraft or openage. Other 0 A.D. like games are Warcraft III (Paid), Stronghold (Paid), Widelands (Free, Open Source) and Age of Mythology (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 16, 2021

    1. Kingsera is a free multiplayer browser strategy game. Grow in power by conquering other player's castles and making them your vassal. Vassals send their lord part of their income.
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    2. Slower-paced gameplay, base-building, resources collection and processing, in-depth strategic choices, variety of resources and units, attention to details.
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    3. Historically accurate campaigns and realistically recreated battles where you can manage up to 8,000 units on the field at once. Cossacks Anthology includes: Cossacks: European Wars, Cossacks: The Art of War, and Cossacks: Back to War.
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    4. Savage2 combines real time strategy and first person action in one fluid game. Instead of sending mindless computer drones into battle, imagine organizing real human players on a crusade to conquer your adversary.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Bos Wars (formerly known as Battle of Survival) is a futuristic real time strategy game (RTS). It is possible to play against human opponents over LAN, internet, or against the computer.
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    5. Dominus is a free multiplayer browser strategy game. Grow in power by conquering other player's castles and making them your vassal. Vassals send their lord part of their income. Make everyone in the game your vassal to become the Dominus.
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      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      LandGrabbers, recognized as the Best Casual Game of the Year at the 2011 Russian Game Developers Conference (KRI 2011)!
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    6. 𝐓𝐄𝐑𝐑𝐀 𝐍𝐎𝐕𝐀 : 𝐒𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐠𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐒𝐮𝐫𝐯𝐢𝐯𝐚𝐥 * The action begins in...
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    7. Europa 1400: The Guild (also titled Europa 1400 or The Guild) is a simulation game set in Europe from the year 1400 up to 1815. In it, the player tries to guide a family dynasty to power and wealth, starting from one character of limited means. Represent entire series of Europa 1400: The Guild games.
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    8. Imperial Domination II is a turn-based strategy game, set after the conquests of Alexander the Great and before the rise of the Romans. Expand your empire by trade, diplomacy, knowledge or just brute force. It's up to your to decide the fate of Europe. Represent entire series of Imperial Domination games.
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