Open Source Red Eclipse Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Red Eclipse is Xonotic, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Red Eclipse and 12 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Red Eclipse are Unreal Tournament (Free, Open Source), Cube 2: Sauerbraten (Free, Open Source), Warsow (Free, Open Source) and Unvanquished (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 21, 2021

    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. Cube 2: Sauerbraten is a free multiplayer/singleplayer first person shooter, built as a major redesign of the Cube FPS.
      Cube 2: Sauerbraten vs Red Eclipse opinions
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      Sauerbraten has similiar ingame editor
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      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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    4. Unvanquished is a free, open-source first-person shooter combining real-time strategy elements with a futuristic, sci-fi setting. It is available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.
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    5. OpenArena is a 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.

      Discontinued

      Development is not stopped but last version, 0.8.8, was released in February 2012.

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

      Discontinued

      The last update was released on September 6th, 2013.

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    7. Freedoom is a WIP a complete free content game based on the Doom engine. It's not an engine, but it's replacement game data with entirely original content, Compatible with a majority of game mods made for Doom. Comes in Three Flavors~.
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    8. 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 and clan management system.
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    9. 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 teams are able to build working structures in-game like an RTS.

      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 Unvanquished

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