World of Warcraft Alternatives for Linux

    World of Warcraft is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Small Runescape iconRunescape, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to World of Warcraft and 15 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to World of Warcraft are Small Ryzom iconRyzom (Free, Open Source), Small Daimonin iconDaimonin (Free, Open Source), Small Stendhal iconStendhal (Free, Open Source) and Small RPG MO iconRPG MO (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Aug 8, 2020

    • Free-to-play medieval fantasy sandbox MMORPG that runs in any Java-compatible web browser.
      Some users think this is a great alternative to World of Warcraft, some don't.
    • Ryzom (Series)

      In Ryzom there are no classes to choose. Develop all the skills of your character harmoniously or choose to concentrate on one skill and become a master. Represent entire series of Ryzom games.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • Daimonin is a community driven open source MMORPG.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • Stendhal is a fun friendly and completely free 2D multiplayer online adventure game with an old school feel.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
    • An addictive multiplayer game where you slay monsters and increase levels in 18 different skills. Come and invite your friends too, it is fun! Free to play!
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
    • Albion Online (Series)

      A sandbox MMORPG in an open medieval fantasy world. Player-driven economy, player-crafted equipment, combine armor pieces and weapons. Explore and tackle PvE content. Engage in PvP and conquer territories. Gather. Craft. Trade. Conquer. Represent entire series of Albion Online games.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Steam
    • Eternal Lands (EL) is a free, multiplayer, online role-playing game (MMORPG) created by Radu Privantu in 2002. The setting is a medieval fantasy world.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
    • Legends of Equestria is a massively multi-player online game based on the television show My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • The goal of this project is to create an ever evolving 2D MMORPG, constantly trimming the sails on the journey through the vast online world. The name, Evol Online, describes this effort to always adapt and explore new routes and ideas.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
    • PlaneShift is a Free Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game. Free?
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux