Armagetron is described as 'multiplayer game in 3d that attempts to emulate and expand on the lightcycle sequence from the movie Tron. It's an old school arcade game slung into the 21st century. Highlights include a customizable playing arena, HUD, unique graphics, and AI bots'. There are four games similar to Armagetron for a variety of platforms, including Android, Android Tablet, iPad, iPhone and Linux. The best alternative is SSHTron, which is both free and Open Source. Other Armagetron like games are GL TRON (Free, Open Source), LightBike (Freemium) and HHTAN (Free).
SSHTron is a multiplayer lightcycle game that runs through SSH. Just run the command below and you'll be playing in seconds: $ ssh sshtron.zachlatta.com Controls: WASD or vim keybindings to move (do not use your arrow keys). Escape or Ctrl-C to exit.
Based on the hit Disney movie Tron, GL TRON recreates the look and feel of the light cycles in a multiplayer deathmatch arena. The game's appearance is more like the original Tron movie while the sounds are reminiscent of both the original and recent remake.
LightBike is a 3D arcade game where you drive the LightBike, which builds walls of light on your track, and beat enemies in cyberspace. Features: - Simple controls- anyone can control a LightBike! - New Jump button brings new strategy to gameplay! Represent entire series of LightBike games.