Blacklight Retribution (Series) Alternatives

    Blacklight Retribution is described as 'fast paced, adrenaline pumping free to play first person shooter (FPS) based in a futuristic urban warzone'. There are more than 25 games similar to Blacklight Retribution for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Steam and Playstation. The best alternative is Xonotic, which is both free and Open Source. Other Blacklight Retribution like games are Unreal Tournament (Free, Open Source), Counter-Strike (Freemium), Quake (Paid) and Cube 2: Sauerbraten (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

    1. Xonotic is a free (GPL), fast-paced first-person shooter that works on Windows, OS X and Linux. The project is geared towards providing addictive arena shooter gameplay which is all spawned and driven by the community itself. Xonotic is a direct successor of...
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    2. Unreal is a series of first-person shooter video games developed by Epic Games. Represent entire series of Unreal Tournament games.
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    3. Counter-Strike (CS) is a series of multiplayer first-person shooter video games, in which teams of terrorists battle to perpetrate an act of terror (bombing, hostage-taking, assassination) and counter-terrorists try to prevent it (bomb defusal, hostage rescue).
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    4. Quake (Series)

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      Quake is a series of first-person shooter video games released by id Software. In the game, players must find their way out of various maze-like, medieval environments while battling a variety of monsters using a wide array of guns. The successor to id’s... Represent entire series of Quake games.
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      Quake vs Blacklight Retribution opinions
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      Nowhere near enough weapon customization.
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

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

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      Overwatch is a team-based shooter where heroes do battle in a world of conflict.
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    6. Red Eclipse is a fun-filled new take on the first person arena shooter, built as a total conversion of Cube Engine 2, which lends itself toward a balanced gameplay, with a general theme of agility in a variety of environments.
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    7. 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 set in modern times, beginning with Modern Warfare.
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    8. 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 Covenant. Represent entire series of Halo games including Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Reach, Halo 4, Halo 5: Guardians, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Halo Infinite.
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    9. Unvanquished is a free, open-source first-person shooter combining real-time strategy elements with a futuristic, sci-fi setting. It is available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.
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