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Free Call of Duty Alternatives

The best free alternative to Call of Duty is Counter-Strike. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Call of Duty and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Call of Duty are Unreal Tournament, Cube 2: Sauerbraten, AssaultCube and Blacklight Retribution.

Call of Duty alternatives are mainly First-Person Shooters but may also be Battle Royale Games or Horror Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Call of Duty.
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  1. Counter-Strike icon

    Counter-Strike

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    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).

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
    Some users think Counter-Strike is a great alternative to Call of Duty, some don't.
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    Unreal Tournament (Series)

    • FreeOpen Source
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    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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    This alternative is disputed. Unreal Tournament is still a legitimate alternative to Call of Duty, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    KuraiWolf

    Unreal Tournament is an arena shooter and lacks almost everything that makes Call of Duty stand out including "create-a-class" and even simply aiming down sights.

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    Unreal Tournament is arena shooter, Call of duty is more realistic shooter.

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    Unreal is more of an arena shooter with a focus on map/powerup control. As apposed to Call of Duty which is based around lone wolf "rambo like" combat with an emphasis on player-controlled weapon sets and customization.

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    Cube 2: Sauerbraten

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

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    AssaultCube

    • FreeProprietary
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    • PortableApps.com

    AssaultCube is a free, multiplayer, first-person shooter game, based on the CUBE engine.

    Discontinued

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

    A player accidentally blowing himself up with his own grenade.
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    Blacklight Retribution (Series)

    • FreeProprietary
    • Playstation

    Blacklight Retribution is a fast paced, adrenaline pumping free to play first person shooter (FPS) based in a futuristic urban warzone.

    Represent entire series of Blacklight Retribution games.
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    Most users think Blacklight Retribution is a great alternative to Call of Duty.

    It has a futuristic feel to it

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    Phantom Forces

    • FreeProprietary
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    • Roblox
    • Roblox Studio
    • Xbox

    Phantom Forces is a fast-paced FPS on the Roblox platform.

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    Some users think Phantom Forces is a great alternative to Call of Duty, some don't.
  7. Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory is a free multiplayer first-person shooter. Set during World War II and heavily focused on team work, it was initially released in 2003 by Splash Damage and id Software.

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    Splitgate

    • FreeProprietary
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    A free-to-play, fast-paced multiplayer shooter that features player-controlled portals. It takes the FPS genre to a new dimension with portal mechanics, delivering high-flying, multi-dimensional combat. IGN describes Splitgate as “Halo meets Portal".

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    Warface

    • FreemiumProprietary
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    Warface is a contemporary MMO first person shooter with millions of fans around the world. It offers intense PvP modes, compelling PvE missions and raids that you can challenge with four diverse classes and a colossal customizable arsenal.

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    KuraiWolf

    Warface is a proper modern shooter that comes complete with all the features one would expect of the genre like ADS (aiming down sights) and loadout customization.

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    A modern game with good graphics and a bigger population than a lot of the other alternatives.

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    America's Army

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    America's Army, the Official U.S. Army Game (AA), provides young Americans with a virtual web-based environment in which they can explore Army career opportunities within an entertaining setting that is tailored to their interests and aptitudes

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