Shoot'Em Down (Series) Alternatives

    Shoot'Em Down is described as 'and Shoot'Em Down II are two first person shooter games adjusted to the death-match style. Four player teams fight against 4-6 player opposing teams'. There are more than 25 games similar to Shoot'Em Down for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Steam and Xbox. The best alternative is Xonotic, which is both free and Open Source. Other Shoot'Em Down like games are Counter-Strike (Freemium), Doom (Paid), Quake (Paid) and Battlefield (Paid).

    This page was last updated Feb 25, 2021

    1. 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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    2. 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!.

      Discontinued

      No more updates since Nov 2013 : http://assault.cubers.net/ (like Alien Arena, also noticed discontinued)

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    3. 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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    4. 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. Represent entire series of Painkiller games.
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    5. Zandronum is a multiplayer oriented port, based off Skulltag, for Doom and Doom II by id Software.
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    6. Forge your weapon and follow the path of the Jedi. Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy is the installment of the highly acclaimed Jedi Knight series. Take on the role of a new student eager to learn the ways of the Force from Jedi Master Luke Skywalker.
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    7. 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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    8. 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

    9. Blacklight Retribution is a fast paced, adrenaline pumping free to play first person shooter (FPS) based in a futuristic urban warzone. Represent entire series of Blacklight Retribution games.
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    10. Nexuiz was originally developed by Lee Vermeulen and Forest ‘LordHavoc’ Hale, who started Alientrap in the summer of 2002.

      Discontinued

      Nexuiz is no longer developed. It's successor is 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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