Serious Sam (Series) Alternatives

    Serious Sam is described as 'first-person shooter video game series that follows the adventures of protagonist Sam "Serious" Stone and his fight against the forces of the notorious extraterrestrial overlord Mental who seeks to destroy humanity'. There are more than 10 games similar to Serious Sam for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Steam. The best alternative is Xonotic, which is both free and Open Source. Other Serious Sam like games are Unreal Tournament (Free, Open Source), Quake (Paid), Cube 2: Sauerbraten (Free, Open Source) and Overwatch (Paid).

    This page was last updated Dec 18, 2020

    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. Quake (Series)

      • Mac
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      • 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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    4. 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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      • 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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    5. 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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    6. Urban Terror started as a realism based "total conversion" mod for Quake III Arena.
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    7. 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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    8. Wolfenstein is a series of video games centered around fighting back against the Nazi regime. Represent entire series of Wolfenstein games including Castle Wolfenstein, Beyond Castle Wolfenstein, Wolfenstein 3D, Wolfenstein: Spear of Destiny, Return to Castle Wolfenstein, Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory, Wolfenstein RPG, Wolfenstein (2009), Wolfenstein: The New Order, Wolfenstein: The Old Blood, Wo....
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