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Jake2 is described as 'Java 3D game engine. It is a port of the GPL’d Quake2 game engine from id Software. To use the Jake2 engine you need either the data files from the original game or from the demo version that is available for download from ftp://ftp.idsoftware.com' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to Jake2 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Steam and Playstation. The best alternative is Counter-Strike, which is free. Other great apps like Jake2 are Doom, Quake, Cube 2: Sauerbraten and Red Eclipse.

Jake2 alternatives are mainly First-Person Shooters but may also be Horror Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Jake2.
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Jake2 is a Java 3D game engine. It is a port of the GPL’d Quake2 game engine from id Software. To use the Jake2 engine you...

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  1. Counter-Strike icon

    Counter-Strike

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    63 alternatives to Counter-Strike 

    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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    1.  MultiplayerCounter-Strike offers a game mode for more than one player.
    2.  Works OfflineCounter-Strike can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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    Doom (Series)

    • Windows
    • Steam
    • Nintendo Switch Online
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    • Stadia
    57 alternatives to Doom 

    Doom is a science fiction horror-themed first-person shooter video game in which players assume the role of a space marine, popularly known as "Doomguy", who must fight his way through the hordes of invading demons from Hell.

    Represent entire series of Doom games including Doom , Doom II: Hell on Earth, Final Doom, Doom 64, Doom 3, Doom (2016), Doom Eternal.
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    1.  Single playerDoom has one or more single player game modes.
    2.  MultiplayerDoom offers a game mode for more than one player.
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  3. Quake icon

    Quake (Series)

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    56 alternatives to Quake 

    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 https://alternativeto.ne.

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  4. Cube 2: Sauerbraten icon

    Cube 2: Sauerbraten

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    46 alternatives to Cube 2: Sauerbraten 

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

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    1.  MultiplayerCube 2: Sauerbraten offers a game mode for more than one player.
    2.  PortableCube 2: Sauerbraten can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Red Eclipse

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    • Steam
    27 alternatives to Red Eclipse 

    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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    1.  Single playerRed Eclipse has one or more single player game modes.
    2.  MultiplayerRed Eclipse offers a game mode for more than one player.
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    Urban Terror

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    34 alternatives to 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 engine modified, which doesn't require Quake III Arena, in addition to being an add-on to id Software's...

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    1.  MultiplayerUrban Terror offers a game mode for more than one player.
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  7. Dead Space icon

    Dead Space (Series)

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    45 alternatives to Dead Space 

    Dead Space is a survival horror third-person shooter video game for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

    Represent entire series of Dead Space games.
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    AssaultCube

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    • PortableApps.com
    61 alternatives to 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 addictive and fun!

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    1.  Player vs PlayerYou can compete against other real players in AssaultCube.
    2.  Single playerAssaultCube has one or more single player game modes.
    3.  MultiplayerAssaultCube offers a game mode for more than one player.
    4.  PortableAssaultCube can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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      Fragging another player with the akimbo power up (dual pistols).
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      Painkiller (Series)

      40 alternatives to Painkiller 

      The game is inspired by such classic titles as Quake and Doom, with the emphasis on killing large numbers of monsters. The game is divided into five chapters, each about five levels long. The player's objective is to get through each level, from start to finish, by...

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      1.  Single playerPainkiller has one or more single player game modes.
      2.  MultiplayerPainkiller offers a game mode for more than one player.
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      • Alien Swarm icon

        Alien Swarm

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        14 alternatives to Alien Swarm 

        Alien Swarm is a free top-down shoot-em-up video game by Valve Corporation. It is a remake of the Alien Swarm mod for Unreal Tournament 2004, and it was developed by the original team, which was hired by Valve during the course of the development process.

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