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Call of Duty Alternatives for Linux

Call of Duty is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Counter-Strike, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Call of Duty and 19 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Call of Duty are Unreal Tournament, Cube 2: Sauerbraten, AssaultCube and Enemy Territory: Legacy.

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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    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).

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    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.

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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.
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    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

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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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    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.
  5. 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
    • Windows
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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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    IL-2 Sturmovik (Series)

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    IL-2 Sturmovik is a series of World War II combat flight simulator video games originally created by the Russian video game developer Maddox Games under the brand name 1C:Maddox Games, following its association with 1C Company.

    Represent entire series of IL-2 Sturmovik games.
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    Tannenberg

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    Experience authentic First World War action with 64 player battles of maneuver on the Eastern Front. Grab your rifle, ready your sabre and keep your gas mask close as you prepare to play a part in one of the most significant conflicts in history!.

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    Ballistic Overkill

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    Ballistic Overkill is a fast paced PvP shooter. Easy pick up and play, no complicated setups or rules: it’s kill or be killed! Select a class with unique skills and arsenal to play. No wimpy classes. In Ballistic, everyone is a killer!.

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  10. Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell is a series of award-winning stealth video games, the first of which was released in 2002, and their tie-in novels.

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