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    Thief (Series) Alternatives

    Thief is described as 'series of stealth video games in which the player takes the role of Garrett, a master thief in a fantasy/steampunk world resembling a cross between the Late Middle Ages and the Victorian era, with more advanced technologies interspersed'. There are more than 10 games similar to Thief for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Steam, Mac, Playstation and Xbox. The best alternative is The Elder Scrolls. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try OpenMW or The Dark Mod. Other Thief like games are Metro (Paid), Warframe (Freemium), Far Cry (Paid) and Amnesia: The Dark Descent (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 1, 2022
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    Thief is a series of stealth video games in which the player takes the role of Garrett, a master thief in a...
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      The Elder Scrolls is a series of action role-playing open world fantasy video games primarily developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks.
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      domportera not a great analogue but does involve sneaking elements persistent through the game if one so chooses
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      It's not a 1st person sneaker
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      OpenMW is an free and open-source game engine recreation that reimplements the one powering Bethesda Softworks' 2002 open-world role-playing game The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind.


    1. The Dark Mod is a FREE, first-person stealth game inspired by the original Thief series by Looking Glass Studios.
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      It's a fan made tribute to the Thief series with better graphics and gameplay. Includes a level editor and actually has more than 70 missions.
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

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      1st person sneaker - however, AI is overly sensitive.
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    2. Metro (Series)

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      Metro 2033 is a survival horror first-person shooter video game, based on the novel Metro 2033 by Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky. Metro 2033 was developed by 4A Games in Ukraine, and was released on Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360 in March 2010. Represent entire series of Metro games including Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light, Metro Redux, Metro Exodus.
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      Warframe situates players as members of the Tenno race, newly awoken after years of cryo-sleep into a solar system at war. Reborn into a corrupt era, the Tenno are sought by the oppressive Grineer Empire for annihilation.


    3. Far Cry is a franchise of first-person shooter video games, all of which have been published by Ubisoft. The first game, Far Cry, was developed by Crytek to premiere their CryEngine software, and released in March 2004. Represent entire series of Far Cry games.
    4. Crysis (Series)

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      From the makers of Far Cry, Crysis offers FPS fans the best-looking, most highly-evolving gameplay, requiring the player to use adaptive tactics to survive. Represent entire series of Crysis games.
    5. Dishonored is played in first-person, with an emphasis placed on stealth action and the use of gadgets and the environment to eliminate opposing forces.
    6. Medivial Multiplayer Third-Person Fight and Singleplayer RPG game.
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