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 best Linux alternative is Runescape, 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 Albion Online (Free), Ryzom (Free, Open Source), Daimonin (Free, Open Source) and Stendhal (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 8, 2020

    1. Runescape is the most popular free MMO in the world, by Jagex Games Studio. Complete quests and win enormous treasures in a 3D world full of magic and monsters- all while never leaving your internet browser.
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      Some users think Runescape is a great alternative to World of Warcraft, some don't.
    2. Albion Online (Series)

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Steam
      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.
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    3. Ryzom (Series)

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      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. You are not forced to choose a faction when you create your character. Join a faction during your journeys, or not. Represent entire series of Ryzom games.
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    4. Daimonin is a community driven open source MMORPG.
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    5. Stendhal is a fun friendly and completely free 2D multiplayer online adventure game with an old school feel.
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    6. 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!
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
      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.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • BSD
      • FreeBSD
      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.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      PlaneShift is a Free Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game. Free? That's right, by making the software's code available for all, PlaneShift allows anyone to improve the game for the benefit of all. So, what have you got to lose? Try it today.
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    7. An MMORPG that sets up content updates in the form of chapters. The most recent chapter, Chapter IV, added new classes, new battlefields, and a much higher level cap.
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