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    OpenArena Alternatives

    OpenArena is described as 'community-produced deathmatch FPS based on GPL idTech3 technology. There are many game types supported including Free For All, Capture The Flag, Domination, Overload, Harvester, and more. There are 17 unique player models to choose from and 12 weapons' and is a First-Person Shooter in the Games category. There are more than 25 games similar to OpenArena for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Steam and BSD. The best alternative is Xonotic, which is both free and Open Source. Other OpenArena like games are Unreal Tournament (Free, Open Source), Doom (Paid), Quake (Paid) and Cube 2: Sauerbraten (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 18, 2022

    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. Doom (Series)

      • Windows
      • Steam
      • Nintendo Switch Online
      • Xbox
      • Stadia
      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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    4. Quake (Series)

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


      • Windows
      • Playstation
      • Nintendo Switch
      • Battle.net App
      • Xbox
      Overwatch is a team-based shooter where heroes do battle in a world of conflict.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Warsow is a completely free fast-paced first-person shooter (FPS) for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X, set in a futuristic cartoonish world where rocketlauncher-wielding pigs and lasergun-carrying cyberpunks roam the streets.
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    6. Dead Space (Series)

      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Wine
      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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    7. 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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    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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