Difference between revisions of "List of Applications/Games/Free"

From ArchWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Added AssaultCube Reloaded)
m (→‎Puzzle: Corrected a url for glChess)
Line 59: Line 59:
* {{App|Cgoban3|Kiseido Go and SGF client|http://www.igoweb.org/~wms/comp/cgoban/|{{AUR|cgoban}}}}
* {{App|Cgoban3|Kiseido Go and SGF client|http://www.igoweb.org/~wms/comp/cgoban/|{{AUR|cgoban}}}}
* {{App|Crack Attack!|Free OpenGL game based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack|http://www.aluminumangel.org/attack/|{{AUR|crack-attack}}}}
* {{App|Crack Attack!|Free OpenGL game based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack|http://www.aluminumangel.org/attack/|{{AUR|crack-attack}}}}
* {{App|glChess|3D Chess Frontend|http://live.gnome.org/glChess|{{AUR|glchess}}}}
* {{App|glChess|3D Chess Frontend|http://live.gnome.org/Chess|{{AUR|glchess}}}}
* {{App|Gnono|GNOME version of the classic card game UNO|http://sourceforge.net/projects/gnono/|{{AUR?|gnono}}}}
* {{App|Gnono|GNOME version of the classic card game UNO|http://sourceforge.net/projects/gnono/|{{AUR?|gnono}}}}
* {{App|Ksudoku|Sudoku game & more for KDE|http://ksudoku.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|kdegames-ksudoku}}}}
* {{App|Ksudoku|Sudoku game & more for KDE|http://ksudoku.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|kdegames-ksudoku}}}}

Revision as of 09:15, 7 June 2013

Template:Games navigation

Native – Free

Note: For possibly more up to date selection of games, try checking the AUR 'games' category

Action and adventure

  • Astromenace — Modern 3D scrolling space shooter with ship upgrade possibilities
http://www.viewizard.com/download.php || astromenace.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/blobwars/ || blobwars
  • Bloodridge — Java based, 3d adventure fantasy game
http://www.hayles.demon.co.uk/bloodridge/bloodridge.html || not packaged? search in AUR
  • BZFlag — Multiperson, first-person tank shooter
http://bzflag.org/ || bzflag
  • Freedink — Free and enhanced version of the action-adventure "Dink Smallwood"
http://www.freedink.org/ || freedinkAUR
  • Neverball — 3D game to guide a ball through a maze
http://neverball.org/ || neverball


  • 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://bomberclone.sourceforge.net/homepage/ || bomberclone
  • Ceferino — Action game similar to Super Pang
http://www.losersjuegos.com.ar/juegos/ceferino || ceferinoAUR
  • Chromium — Fast paced, arcade-style, top-scrolling space shooter
http://chromium-bsu.sourceforge.net/ || chromium-bsu
  • Circus Linux! — Clone of the Atari 2600 game "Circus Atari", produced by Atari, Inc
http://www.newbreedsoftware.com/circus-linux || circuslinuxAUR
  • Crack-attack — Free OpenGL game, based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack
http://www.nongnu.org/crack-attack/ || crack-attackAUR
  • Noiz2sa — Vertical shooter arcade game with nice abstract graphics, music, and joystick support
http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~cs8k-cyu/windows/noiz2sa_e.html || noiz2saAUR
  • Pinball — Open source pinball simulator for linux and other unix systems
http://pinball.sourceforge.net/ || pinballAUR
  • PowerManga — Arcade 2D shoot-em-up game with 41 levels and more than 200 sprites
http://linux.tlk.fr/games/Powermanga/ || powermangaAUR
  • Tetrinet — Multiplayer online Tetris game for up to six people
http://www.tetrinet.info/ || gtetrinetAUR
  • Tuxanci — Multiplatform game, inspired by well-known czech game Bulanci
http://www.tuxanci.org/en/start || tuxanciAUR
  • Ultrastar-ng — Clone of SingStar, a music video game
http://performous.org/ || ultrastardxAUR
  • Viruskiller — Your computer has been invaded! Using your trusty mouse you must shoot the buggers before they can destroy your files!
http://www.parallelrealities.co.uk/projects/virusKiller.phpTemplate:Linkrot || viruskillerAUR


  • Armagetron Advanced — Tron Clone in 3D
http://armagetronad.net/ || armagetronad
  • Extreme Tux Racer — 3D game where you guide Tux the penguin down a course of snow and ice collecting herring
https://sourceforge.net/projects/extremetuxracer || extremetuxracer
  • Maniadrive — Arcade car game on acrobatic tracks with quick and nervous gameplay
http://maniadrive.raydium.org/ || maniadriveAUR
  • Moon Buggy — Simple game for the text mode
http://seehuhn.de/pages/moon-buggy/ || moon-buggyAUR
  • Speed Dreams — Fork of Torcs, aiming to implement exciting new features as well as improving realism
http://speed-dreams.org/ || speed-dreams
  • Stunt Rally — Game with track editor, based on VDrift and OGRE
http://code.google.com/p/vdrift-ogre/ || stuntrally
  • Supertux Kart — Kart racing game featuring Tux and his friends
http://supertuxkart.sourceforge.net/ || supertuxkart
  • Torcs — 3D racing cars simulator using OpenGL
http://torcs.sourceforge.net/ || torcs
  • Trigger Rally — Free OpenGL rally car racing game
http://sourceforge.net/projects/trigger-rally/ || triggerAUR
  • Ultimate Stunts — Remake of the famous DOS-game 'stunts'
http://www.ultimatestunts.nl/ || ultimatestuntsAUR
  • VDrift — Open source driving simulation made with drift racing in mind
http://vdrift.net/ || vdrift


  • GCompris — Educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10
http://gcompris.net/-en- || gcompris
  • Tux Paint — Free drawing program designed for young children.
http://tuxpaint.org/ || tuxpaint
  • Tux Type — Educational typing tutor for kids starring Tux.
http://tux4kids.alioth.debian.org/tuxtype/ || tuxtypeAUR
  • TuxMath — Arcade game that helps kids practice their math facts.
http://tux4kids.alioth.debian.org/tuxmath/ || tuxmathAUR


  • Knyttstories — Platformer with adventure elements, heavy exploration and downloadable levels
http://nifflas.ni2.se/ || knyttstoriesAUR
  • Secret Maryo Chronicles — Mario-style game
http://www.secretmaryo.org/ || smc
  • SuperTux — Mario-style game featuring Tux
http://supertux.lethargik.org/ || supertux
  • Toppler — Reimplementation of the classic jump & run game "Nebulus"
http://toppler.sourceforge.net/ || topplerAUR


  • Cgoban3 — Kiseido Go and SGF client
http://www.igoweb.org/~wms/comp/cgoban/ || cgobanAUR
  • Crack Attack! — Free OpenGL game based on the Super Nintendo classic Tetris Attack
http://www.aluminumangel.org/attack/ || crack-attackAUR
  • glChess — 3D Chess Frontend
http://live.gnome.org/Chess || glchessAUR
  • Gnono — GNOME version of the classic card game UNO
http://sourceforge.net/projects/gnono/ || not packaged? search in AUR
  • Ksudoku — Sudoku game & more for KDE
http://ksudoku.sourceforge.net/ || kdegames-ksudoku
  • Netris — Unfinished developmental version of Netris, a free networked version of Tetris
https://sourceforge.net/projects/netris/ || netrisAUR
  • Pingus — Lemmings clone, i.e. a level-based puzzle game
http://pingus.seul.org/ || pingus
  • Xscorch — Clone of the classic DOS game Scorched Earth
http://www.xscorch.org/ || xscorchAUR

Real Time Strategy (RTS)

  • 0 A.D. — 3D and historically-based real-time strategy game, alpha stage
http://play0ad.com/ || 0ad
  • Boson — OpenGL real-time strategy game, with the feeling of Command&Conquer(tm) or StarCraft(tm)
http://boson.sourceforge.net/ || not packaged? search in AUR
  • Dark Oberon — Open source real-time strategy game similar to Warcraft II.
http://dark-oberon.sourceforge.net/ || dark-oberonAUR
  • 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://glest.org || glestAUR
  • Globulation 2 — Multiplayer RTS with some "economic" elements minimizing the amount of micromanagement
http://globulation2.org/wiki/Main_Page || glob2
  • MegaGlest — Fork of Glest, a 3D real-time strategy game in a fantastic world
http://sourceforge.net/projects/megaglest/ || megaglest
  • Netpanzer — Realtime Strategy game like Command and Conquer but without building bases
http://www.netpanzer.org/ || netpanzerAUR
  • Spring — RTS game engine. Popular games based on spring include Kernel Panic (spring-kp) and Spring: 1944 (spring-1944).
http://springrts.com/wiki/Games || spring

Role Playing Game (RPG)

  • Egoboo — Open-source action RPG/dungeon crawling adventure with OpenGL 3D graphics.
http://egoboo.sourceforge.net/ || egobooAUR
  • Flare — Action game similar to Diablo.
http://www.flarerpg.org/ || flare-rpgAUR
  • Vulture — Isometric graphical interface for NetHack, SlashEM and UnNethack.
http://www.darkarts.co.za/vulture || vultureAUR

Shooters: FPS, Third Person

  • Alien Arena — Free, standalone FPS focused mainly on online multiplayer, but can also be played singleplayer against bots
http://red.planetarena.org/ || alienarena
  • AssaultCube — Free multiplayer FPS, based on the cube engine. Realistic environments, fast, arcade gameplay. Much like Counter-Strike
http://assault.cubers.net/ || assaultcube
  • AssaultCube Reloaded — AssaultCube improved
http://acr.victorz.ca || assaultcube-reloadedAUR
  • Cube — Open source multiplayer and singleplayer first person shooter game
http://cubeengine.com/ || cubeAUR
http://sauerbraten.org/ || sauerbraten
  • Nexuiz — Free, open-source first person shooter. Development ceased, most of the developers moved to project Xonotic
http://alientrap.org/nexuiz || nexuizAUR
  • nQuake — Fast paced multiplayer FPS focusing on movement and trick jumps. This is the popular Quake / QuakeWorld package, including ezQuake client, 24bit textures, maps, bots and more. Automatic post-installation set up. Can play on-line for free
http://nquake.sourceforge.net/ || not packaged? search in AUR
  • Open Arena — Fast multiplayer shooter based on the quake3-engine
http://openarena.ws || openarena
  • Red Eclipse — Single-player and multi-player first-person ego-shooter, built as a total conversion of Cube Engine 2
http://redeclipse.net || redeclipseAUR
  • Tremulous — FPS with elements of real time strategy, featuring humans and aliens
http://tremulous.net/ || tremulous
  • Unvanquished — Team-based fps/rts hybrid game which pits aliens against humans. Monthly release that can be played on official servers
http://unvanquished.net/ || unvanquishedAUR
  • Urban Terror — Modern multiplayer FPS based on the ioquake3 engine
http://urbanterror.info || urbanterror
  • Warsow — Fast paced multiplayer FPS focusing on movement and trick jumps
http://warsow.net || warsow
  • World Of Padman — Stand slone somplex – cartoon-style multiplayer first-person shooter
http://worldofpadman.net/website || worldofpadmanAUR
  • Xonotic — Free, open-source first person shooter (a fork of Nexuiz but with modified gameplay)
http://xonotic.org || xonotic

Tango-edit-clear.pngThis article or section needs language, wiki syntax or style improvements. See Help:Style for reference.Tango-edit-clear.png

Reason: some random trash I can not even test. TODO: apply Template:App. (Discuss in Talk:List of Applications/Games/Free#)


  • Beyond The Red Line — Completely free stand-alone conversion of Freespace 2 based on the TV show Battlestar Galactica
http://www.beyondtheredline.net/ || btrlAUR
  • Bygfoot — Football (soccer) management game
http://bygfoot.sourceforge.net/ || bygfootAUR
http://dangerdeep.sourceforge.net/ || dangerdeep-svnAUR
  • Flight Gear — Open-source, multi-platform flight simulator
http://www.flightgear.org/ || flightgear
  • Foobillard++ — Successor to Foobillard, OpenGL billiard game for Linux
http://foobillardplus.sourceforge.net/ || foobillard++
http://icculus.org/freespace2/ || fs2_openAUR
  • Pydance — Python Dance Dance Revolution style game
http://icculus.org/pyddr/ || not packaged? search in AUR
http://www.stepmania.com/ || stepmaniaAUR
  • VegaStrike — 3D action-space-sim allowing player to trade and bounty hunt in a vast universe.
http://vegastrike.sourceforge.net/ || vegastrikeAUR

Tycoon/Management Games

  • 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://lincity-ng.berlios.de/ || lincity-ng
  • Simutrans — Another Transport simulation that works on linux with sdl
http://www.simutrans.com/ || simutrans


  • Advanced Strategic Command — Turn based strategy game in the tradition of the Battle Isle series
http://www.asc-hq.org/ || ascAUR
  • Crimson Fields — Tactical war game in the tradition of Battle Isle
http://crimson.seul.org/ || crimsonAUR
  • UFO Alien Invasion — Fight aliens trying to capture Earth
http://ufoai.ninex.info/wiki/index.php/News || ufoai