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=== Native &ndash; Free ===
==== Action and adventure ====
* {{App|'''Astromenace'''|AstroMenace is a modern 3D scrolling space shooter with ship upgrade possibilities|http://www.viewizard.com/download.php|{{Package AUR|astromenace}}}}.
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Blob Wars|Blob Wars: Blob and Conquer]]|3D Action-adventure game, sequel to 2D platform game, Blob Wars: Metal Blob Solid|http://www.parallelrealities.co.uk/projects/blobAndConquer.php|{{Package Official|blobwars}}}}
* {{App|'''Bloodridge'''|Java based, 3d adventure fantasy game|http://www.hayles.demon.co.uk/bloodridge/bloodridge.html|No package}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:BZFlag|BZFlag]]|Multiperson, first-person tank shooter|http://bzflag.org/|{{Package Official|bzflag}}}}
{{Tip|if there happens to be a notable lag when there are lots of enemies on screen or in larger levels, try running the windows version through Wine. It will probably fix this problem. The Windows version and English patch can be found at the [http://www.cavestory.org cave story tribute site].}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Dink Smallwood|Freedink]]|Free and enhanced version of the action-adventure "Dink Smallwood"|http://www.freedink.org/|{{Package AUR|freedink}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Neverball|Neverball]]|3D game to guide a ball through a maze|http://neverball.org/|{{Package Official|neverball}}}}
==== Arcade ====
* [http://lgames.sourceforge.net/index.php?project=Barrage Barrage] - Violent ''point-and-click'' shooting game with nice effects
* [http://bomberclone.sourceforge.net/homepage/ Bomberclone] - Free Bomberman-like game for Linux and Windows. The rules of the game are simple: run though a level and bomb other players.
* [http://www.losersjuegos.com.ar/juegos/ceferino Ceferino (spanish)] - Action game similar to Super Pang
* [http://www.gagaplay.com/cosmictrip/cosmictrip.jnlp Cosmic Trip] - Fast 3D shooter featuring smooth, psychedelic graphics, fast and addictive gameplay, online high-scores, and free
* [http://chromium-bsu.sourceforge.net/ Chromium] - Fast paced, arcade-style, top-scrolling space shooter
* [http://www.newbreedsoftware.com/circus-linux/ Circus Linux!] - Clone of the Atari 2600 game "Circus Atari", produced by Atari, Inc
* [http://www.nongnu.org/crack-attack/ Crack-attack] - Free OpenGL game based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack
* [http://www.frozen-bubble.org/ Frozen Bubble] - Frozen Bubble arcade game with colorful animated penguin eyecandy
* [http://lgames.sourceforge.net/index.php?project=LBreakout2 lbreakout2] - Breakout-style arcade game in the manner of Arkanoid
* [http://lgames.sourceforge.net/index.php?project=LTris LTris] - An arcade version of Tetris.
* [http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~cs8k-cyu/windows/noiz2sa_e.html Noiz2sa] - A vertical shooter arcade game with nice abstract graphics, music, and joystick support.
* [http://pinball.sourceforge.net/ Pinball] - Open source pinball simulator for linux and other unix systems
* [http://linux.tlk.fr/games/Powermanga/ PowerManga] - Arcade 2D shoot-em-up game with 41 levels and more than 200 sprites
* [[Tetrinet]] - Multiplayer online Tetris game for up to six people
* [http://ri-li.sourceforge.net/ Ri-li] - Toy wood engine GPL game
* [http://www.archlinux.org/packages/community/i686/teeworlds/ Tee Worlds] - Dynamic multiplayer 2D shooter
* [http://www.tuxanci.org/en/start Tuxanci] - Multiplatform game, inspired by well-known czech game Bulanci
* [http://performous.org/ Ultrastar-ng] - Clone of SingStar, a music video game
* [http://www.parallelrealities.co.uk/projects/virusKiller.php Viruskiller] - Your computer has been invaded! Using your trusty mouse you must shoot the buggers before they can destroy your files!
* [http://www.javagameplay.com/wz3.html Warzone 3] - 3D tank combat simulation game, set during some of the most critical European and Russian battles of the Second World War
==== Course ====
* [http://armagetronad.net/ Armagetron Advanced] - A Tron Clone in 3D.
* [http://ourawesomegames.com/pub/bigfun.jnlp BigFun Motorcycle Trials]
* [http://extremetuxracer.com/ Extreme Tux Racer] - A 3D game where you guide Tux the penguin down a course of snow and ice collecting herring. This game replaces "Tux Racer" and "Planet Penguin Racer", which are no longer under development.
* [http://maniadrive.raydium.org/ Maniadrive] - Arcade car game on acrobatic tracks with quick and nervous gameplay.
* [http://seehuhn.de/pages/moon-buggy Moon-buggy] - Moon Buggy is a simple game for the text mode.
* [http://supertuxkart.sourceforge.net/ Super Tux Kart] - A kart racing game featuring Tux and his friends.
* [http://torcs.sourceforge.net/ Torcs] - A 3D racing cars simulator using OpenGL.
* [http://speed-dreams.org/ Speed Dreams] - Fork of Torcs, aiming to implement exciting new features as well as improving realism.
* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/trigger-rally/ Trigger Rally] - Free OpenGL rally car racing game.
* [http://www.ultimatestunts.nl/ Ultimate Stunts] - UltimateStunts will be a remake of the famous DOS-game 'stunts'.
* [http://vdrift.net/ VDrift] - An open source driving simulation made with drift racing in mind.
==== Education ====
* GCompris
* Gnumch
* Tux Paint
* Tux Typing
==== Platformer ====
* [http://www.miraigamer.net/cavestory/ Dōkutsu Monogatari] (aka Cave Story) - Addictive 1-man-made metroid-vania-esque platformer
* [http://joyridelabs.de/game/ Nikki and the Robots] - Cute physics platformer
* knyttstories - Platformer with adventure elements, heavy exploration and downloadable levels
* toppler - Reimplementation of the classic jump & run game "Nebulus"
* [http://supertux.lethargik.org/ SuperTux] - Mario-style game featuring Tux.
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Frogatto|Frogatto]]|much enjoyable platformer, in which you help a small green fellow named Frogatto walk and jump between solid footholds without getting hurt; have a look at [http://www.slidetoplay.com/story/frogatto-review this review].|http://www.frogatto.com|{{Package Official|frogatto}}}}
==== Role Playing Game (RPG) ====
* [http://egoboo.sourceforge.net/ Egoboo] - Open-source action RPG/dungeon crawling adventure with OpenGL 3D graphics
==== Shooters: FPS, Third Person ====
* [http://assault.cubers.net/ Assault Cube] - Free multiplayer FPS, based on the cube engine. Realistic environments, fast, arcade gameplay. Much like Counter-Strike. Available from community in i686 and x86_64.
* [http://www.javagameplay.com/ancientarenas/medium.html Ancient Arenas]
* [http://red.planetarena.org/ Alien Arena] - Free, standalone FPS focused mainly on online multiplayer, but can also be played singleplayer against bots.Available in the community respository.
* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=24473 Counter-Strike 2D.] 2D clone (+additional features) of the popular Counter-Strike Mod.
* [http://cubeengine.com/ Cube] - Open source multiplayer and singleplayer first person shooter game.
** [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=9163 Available from the AUR.]
* [http://sauerbraten.org/ Cube 2 : Sauerbraten] - Improved version of the Cube engine.
* [http://www.dengine.net/ Doomsday] - An advanced port of the Doom game engine.
* [http://community.enemyterritory.com/ Enemy Territory: Quake Wars] - Enemy Territory: Quake Wars is a commercial team and class-based multiplayer game. You need the retail DVD to play.
* [http://www.javagameplay.com/futuristicarenas/medium.html Futuristic Arenas]
* [http://www.bytonic.de/downloads/jake2_jogl11.jnlp Jake 2]
* [http://www.openarena.ws/ Open Arena] - Fast multiplayer shooter based on the quake3-engine. Available in the community repository.
* [http://www.alientrap.org/nexuiz/ Nexuiz] - A free, open-source first person shooter. Development ceased, most of the developers moved to project [http://www.xonotic.org/ Xonotic]
* [http://prboom-plus.sourceforge.net/ PrBoom+] - A game engine which provides a program to play Doom levels.
* [http://www.idsoftware.com/games/quake/quake3-arena/index.php?game_section=demo Quake 3 Arena] - Demo version from id.
* [http://www.quakelive.com/ Quake Live]
* [http://www.pulpgames.net/scared/ Scared]
* [http://developer.valvesoftware.com/wiki/Steam_under_Linux Steam under Linux]
* [http://www.charliesgames.com/wordpress/?page_id=18/ Space Phallus] - A fun shoot-em-up with a retro 8 bit theme. You control the disembodied head of a dog, and fight against hordes of evil space penises. Features an online scoreboard.
* [http://tesseract-fps.sourceforge.net Tesseract]
* [http://tremulous.net/ Tremulous] - FPS with elements of real time strategy, featuring humans and aliens
* [http://www.truecombatelite.com/ True Combat: Elite(TCE)] - A completely free, realistic, team-based modification for Enemy Territory.
* [http://tuer.sourceforge.net TUER]
* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=26544UT'99 (Unreal Tournament)] - URL will take you to the AUR package. You may be able to use the [http://www.linux-gamers.net/modules/wfdownloads/singlefile.php?cid=25&lid=79 Loki Package]
* [[Urban Terror]] - Modern multiplayer FPS based on the ioquake3 engine
* [http://www.warsow.net/ Warsow] - Fast paced multiplayer FPS focusing on movement and trick jumps
* [http://returntocastlewolfenstein.filefront.com/file/Enemy_Territory;14408 Wolfenstein : Enemy Territory] - Freeware edition of Return to Castle Wolfenstein's multiplayer client
* [http://www.worldofpadman.com/ World Of Padman : Stand Alone Complex] - Cartoon-style multiplayer first-person shooter.
* [http://www.xonotic.org/ Xonotic] - A free, open-source first person shooter (a fork of Nexuiz but with modified gameplay).
* [http://www.redeclipse.net/ RedEclipse] - It is a single-player and multi-player first-person ego-shooter, built as a total conversion of Cube Engine 2.
==== Simulation ====
* [http://www.beyondtheredline.net/ Beyond The Red Line] - A completely free stand-alone conversion of Freespace 2 based on the TV show Battlestar Galactica
* [http://dangerdeep.sourceforge.net/ Danger from deep] - Submarine simulator.
* [http://www.flightgear.org/ Flight Gear] - An open-source, multi-platform flight simulator.
* [http://foobillard.sourceforge.net/ Foobillard] - An OpenGL billiard game for Linux.
* [http://icculus.org/freespace2/ Freespace 2]
* [http://icculus.org/pyddr/ Pydance] - Python DDR game.
* [http://www.stepmania.com/ Stepmania] - An Advanced Dance Simulation Game.
==== MMOG - MMORPG ====
* [http://www.dofus.com Dofus] - A free, manga inspired, Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Game (MMORPG) for Adobe AIR.
* [http://www.eternal-lands.com Landes Eternelles]
* [http://www.eve-online.com Eve Online]
* [http://heroesofnewerth.com/ Heroes of Newerth] - Online, multi-player strategy game that is based upon DoTA (Defense of the Ancients)
* [http://www.planeshift.it Planeshift]
* [http://www.regnumonlinegame.com Regnum Online] - Cross-platform 3D Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Game (MMORPG).
* [http://www.runescape.com Runescape] - Official RuneScape client.
* [http://www.s2games.com/savage/index.php Savage - The Battle For Newerth] - Savage: The Battle for Newerth is an online multiplayer team-based FPS/RTS hybrid. Completely free as of September 2006. (Includes SFE Patches).
* [http://savage2.com Savage2 - A tortured soul] - A fantasy themed online multiplayer team-based FPS/RTS/RPG hybrid. Completely free as of December 2008.
* [http://secondlife.com/ Second Life] - Online, 3D virtual world imagined and created by its residents
* [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=47966 Spiral Knights] Free to play Java game developed by Three Rings Design and published by Sega.
* [http://themanaworld.org The Mana World] - The Mana World (TMW) is a serious effort to create an innovative free and open source MMORPG.
* [http://www.vendetta-online.com Vendetta Online]
* [http://www.wurmonline.com Wurm Online]
* [http://stendhalgame.org Stendhal] Stendhal is a fully fledged multiplayer online adventure game developed using the Arianne game development system.
==== Strategy ====
* [http://www.asc-hq.org/ Advanced Strategic Command] - A turn based strategy game in the tradition of the Battle Isle series.
* [http://www.wesnoth.org/ Battle for Wesnoth] - Free, turn-based tactical strategy game with a high fantasy theme, featuring both single-player, and online/hotseat multiplayer combat.
* [http://boson.eu.org/ Boson] - An OpenGL real-time strategy game, with the feeling of Command&Conquer(tm) or StarCraft(tm).
* [http://crimson.seul.org/ Crimson Fields] - A tactical war game in the tradition of Battle Isle.
* [http://freeciv.wikia.com/wiki/Main_Page Freeciv] - A multiuser clone of the famous Microprose game of Civilization. Now there [http://forum.freeciv.org/viewtopic.php?t=6934&sid=b58bb784bf0fa6224f98e76f83ac3be0 was] also http://freeciv.net {{Linkrot|2011|10|23}} an HTML5 in-browser version.
* [http://www.freecol.org/ Freecol] - A turn-based strategy game based on Colonization.
* [http://glest.org Glest] - Free 3D real-time strategy game, where you control the armies of two different factions: Tech, which is mainly composed of warriors and mechanical devices, and Magic, that prefers mages and summoned creatures in the battlefield
* [http://globulation2.org/wiki/Main_Page Globulation 2] - Multiplayer RTS with some "economic" elements minimizing the amount of micromanagement
* [http://lgames.sourceforge.net/index.php?project=LGeneral Lgeneral] - Turn-based strategy engine heavily inspired by Panzer General.
* [http://www.netpanzer.org/ Netpanzer] - Realtime Strategy game like Command and Conquer but without building bases. {{Package AUR|netpanzer}}
**runs perfectly out of aur
* [http://www.linux-games.com/penguin-command/ Penguin Command] - A clone of the classic game "Missile Command" with improved graphics and sound.
* [http://www.emhsoft.com/singularity/ Singularity (Endgame)] - Turn based Single player strategy/simulation about a AI hiding, growing and evolving.
* [http://users.on.net/~bobjob/TD.jnlp Tower Defense Game]
* [http://www.tropiceuro.com Tropic Euro] - free online adaptation of the board game Puerto Rico for 2-5 players
* [http://ufoai.ninex.info/wiki/index.php/News UFO Alien Invasion] - Fight aliens trying to capture Earth.
* [http://www.unknown-horizons.org/ Unknown Horizons] - 2.5D isometric realtime strategy simulation with an emphasis on economy and city building. Expand your small settlement to a strong and wealthy colony, collect taxes and supply your inhabitants with valuable goods. Increase your power with a well balanced economy and with strategic trade and diplomacy.
** AUR package: {{Package AUR|unknown-horizons-git}}
* [http://wz2100.net/ Warzone 2100] - In Warzone 2100, you command the forces of The Project in a battle to rebuild the world after mankind has almost been destroyed by nuclear missiles. The game offers campaign, multi-player, and single-player skirmish modes. An extensive tech tree with over 400 different technologies, combined with the unit design system, allows for a wide variety of possible units and tactics.
* [http://www.wormux.org/phpboost/news/news.php Wormux] - A clone of the worms game.
* [http://www.hedgewars.org/ Hedgewars] - Another great clone of worms (more polished than Wormux). Take turns to blast your opponents to oblivion with comedic results! Best in Multiplayer.
* [http://widelands.org Widelands] - slow-paced strategy like "the Settlers 2". Available from community in i686 and x86_64.
==== Tycoon/Management Games ====
* [http://bygfoot.sourceforge.net/ Bygfoot] - Football (soccer) management game.
* [http://lincity-ng.berlios.de/ Lincity-ng] - City simulation game in which you are required to build and maintain a city. You can win the game either by building a sustainable economy or by evacuating all citizens with spaceships.
* [http://www.openttd.org/en/ OpenTTD] - Open source clone of the Microprose game "Transport Tycoon Deluxe", a popular game originally written by Chris Sawyer. It attempts to mimic the original game as closely as possible while extending it with new features. See [[OpenTTD]]
* [http://www.simutrans.com/ Simutrans]- Another Transport simulation that works on linux with sdl, it is available in the AUR.
==== Puzzle ====
* [http://www.dandeliongames.com/startup.jnlp 3D Breakout]
* [http://www.aluminumangel.org/attack/ Crack Attack!] - A free OpenGL game based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack.
* [http://www.igoweb.org/~wms/comp/cgoban/ Cgoban3] - Kiseido Go and SGF client.
* [http://www.level7.org.uk/chroma/ chroma] - A puzzle game like Sokoban with ncurses mode
* [http://www.bergo.eng.br/eboard/ Eboard] - A chess interface to ICS and chess engines.
* [http://live.gnome.org/glChess glChess] - 3D Chess Frontend.
* [http://sourceforge.net/projects/gnono/ Gnono] - A GNOME version of the classic card game UNO.
* [http://www.gnu.org/software/chess/ Gnuchess] - Lets most modern computers play a full game of chess.
* [http://dir.filewatcher.com/d/FreeBSD/6.1-release/ia64/GNUDoku-0.93.tbz.43162.html Gnudoku] -
* [http://www.freewebs.com/jeromeblouin/mygames.htm Incredibuilder!]
* [http://ksudoku.sourceforge.net/ Ksudoku] - Sudoku game & more for KDE.
* [http://www.netris.org/ Netris] - This is an unfinished developmental version of Netris, a free networked version of T*tris.
* [http://pingus.seul.org/ Pingus] - A Lemmings clone, i.e. a level-based puzzle game.
* [http://tux4kids.alioth.debian.org/tuxtyping.php Tuxtyping]
* [http://www.worldofgoo.com/ World of Goo] - great 2D game with good physic, incredible music and nice graphics, you can find demo version in AUR, if you want full version, then you can purchase Linux version for 20$ from the game's homepage
* [http://xmoto.tuxfamily.org/ XMoto] - A challenging 2D motocross platform game, where physics play an important role.
* [http://www.xscorch.org/ Xscorch] - A clone of the classic DOS game Scorched Earth.

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