Alternatives to Counter-Strike (Series) for Linux with any license

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  • AssaultCube icon

    AssaultCube

    AssaultCube is a FREE, multiplayer, first-person shooter game, based on the CUBE engine. Taking place in realistic environments, with fast, arcade gameplay, it's...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued No more updates since Nov 2013 : http://assault.cubers.net/ (like Alien Arena, also noticed discontinued)
  • Cube 2: Sauerbraten icon

    Cube 2: Sauerbraten

    Cube 2: Sauerbraten is a free multiplayer/singleplayer first person shooter, built as a major redesign of the Cube FPS. Much like the original Cube, the aim of this...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    • Discontinued No more updates since Jan 2013 : http://sauerbraten.org/ . 2013, like Alien Arena, noticed discontinued.
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    Urban Terror

    Urban Terror started as a realism based "total conversion" mod for Quake III Arena. Nowadays, Urban Terror is played using the free, stand-alone, ioquake3...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    • Really nice and good game ! It should be more popular... bogdancioataFeb 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Insurgency icon

    Insurgency

    Take to the streets for intense close quarters combat, where a team's survival depends upon securing crucial strongholds and destroying enemy supply in this...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Steam

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  • TrueCombat: Elite & CQB icon

    TrueCombat: Elite & CQB

    TrueCombat: Elite is a FREE modification for the Enemy Territory game (also free). It is a realistic modern day FPS featuring state of the art models and textures. ...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • Alien Arena icon

    Alien Arena

    Alien Arena is a free and opensource first-person shooter game that combines a 1950s-era sci-fi atmosphere with gameplay similar to...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued The last update was released on September 6th, 2013.
  • AssaultCube Reloaded icon

    AssaultCube Reloaded

    A free-and-open-source first-person-shooter aimed at improving the classic game, AssaultCube!

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Nexuiz Classic icon

    Nexuiz Classic

    Nexuiz was originally developed by Lee Vermeulen and Forest ‘LordHavoc’ Hale, who started Alientrap in the summer of 2002. The goal of the project was to create a high...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Nexuiz is no longer developed. It's successor is https://alternativeto.net/software/xonotic/ , but last version of Nexuiz Classic, 2.5.2, released in 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.
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    Tremulous

    Tremulous is a free, open source game that blends a team based FPS with elements of an RTS. Players can choose from 2 unique races, aliens and humans. Players on both...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.2 Beta, released in December 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website. The project has been forked by https://alternativeto.net/software/unvanquished/
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    Warface

    Warface is a free-to-play online first-person shooter developed by Crytek Kiev and co-produced by Crytek Seoul and Crytek Frankfurt with Crytek UK developing the Xbox...

    Free Personal Windows Linux Steam

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  • Digital Paint: Paintball 2 icon

    Digital Paint: Paintball 2

    Digital Paint: Paintball 2 is a Paintball game that started out as a mod for quake 2 but then took on a life of its own as an open source fps game with a global player...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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