Any good free games?

Discussion in 'Other Games' started by davidmeow2, May 11, 2013.

  1. davidmeow2

    davidmeow2 Member

    Does anyone know any good free games?
     
  2. Bahnmor

    Bahnmor Well-Known Member

    Dwarf Fortress.
    Persevere, get used to the UI and the keyboard shortcuts and prepare to sacrifice many hours. Assuming you like sandbox strategy games.
    Personally I grab the Lazy Newb Pack for the graphical overhauls. I find it easier than the ASCII format.
     
  3. davidmeow2

    davidmeow2 Member

    That's free?
     
  4. Bughunter

    Bughunter Member

    :D, you must get my profile picture then! Dwarf fortress for the WIN! :D
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    But, back on topic, Cataclysm DDA is a very good game. And I don't even mind the ASCII graphics. It is a Zombie survival game with a lot of stuff to do.. Although, I usually don't survive very long.
     
  5. Bahnmor

    Bahnmor Well-Known Member

    Yes, completely free. The Lazy Newb Pack is a fan-made utility that contains features that let you tailor the game's features to preference.
    Like I said, I use it for the graphics, but you can do other tweaks on the gameplay itself. I'm not exaggerating though, it does take some work to get to grips with. Once you do though....

    Oh, and Bughunter: the &s are coming! Flee for your lives!
     
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  6. mightyjake

    mightyjake Member

    This may not count as a free game, but you can download a free demo of Kerbal Space Program which is packed full of things from the full game.
     
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  7. davidmeow2

    davidmeow2 Member

    I'll try these.
     
  8. 13552

    13552 Active Member

    There's also a bunch of F2P MMO games out there, if you're into that type of thing
     
  9. WAFFLE OF WAR

    WAFFLE OF WAR Member

    Warframe is very nice 3rd person sci-fi kind of game that's still in early stages.
     
  10. Redweevil

    Redweevil Well-Known Member

    TF2 or Dota 2?
     
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  11. Philo

    Philo Member

    Check out AssaultCube, a multiplayer FPS with bot support for single gameplay, or Vegastrike, a sci-fi space combat and trading sim.
    Both games are open source, available for all platforms, and can be played as stable releases (2-3 years old) or in a current development version from their subversion repositories.
     
  12. davidmeow2

    davidmeow2 Member

  13. sir_schwick

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  14. Cirom

    Cirom Well-Known Member

    For ones I would reccomend...

    King Arthur's Gold Classic - I was hooked on this for ages before the Beta release came out (You have to pay for the Beta, but Classic is free) - best 2D mix of Terraria and Team Fortress 2 I've ever seen!
    Super Crate Box - A classic. The game is relatively simple: Collect crates while killing enemies, but it's so well-designed and addictive that you'll be hooked for ages. Try to beat my score of 160!
    Quake LIVE - Online, free-to-play Quake 3 Arena. Need I say more? It's very well-made, and although there's a few "free restrictions", it doesn't stop it from being a pretty fun game to play.
    Spelunky - A fun platformer with a roguelike twist. The levels are randomly generated, and EVERYTHING wants to kill you. If you die, it's right back to the top level! There's multiple endings too, and it's quite a fun challenge to try to get to the final level!
    Oh and there's also TF2 but everyone knows about that.
     
  15. SonOfABirch

    SonOfABirch Popular Member

    Planetside 2?
     
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  16. haisho

    haisho Active Member

    Two words.
    Cave Story.

    Not to be confused with Cave Story+, which is an enhanced commercial re-release on Steam with additional content.
     
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  17. Cirom

    Cirom Well-Known Member

    Ah, I completely forgot about that one! Whoops.

    Even though I have Cave Story+, I still play it with the original graphics and soundtrack, haha.
     
  18. Dingham

    Dingham Member

    Dwarf Fortress is certainly a great game but REALLY difficult to get into unless you know some that has played and is willing to talk you through it. But when you get it, OMG!

    Starmade is a pretty cool game, is free during alpha.
     
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  19. jumpfight5

    jumpfight5 Popular Member

    If you've downloaded Minecraft already, you can consider it free.

    But you paid for it so not really.


    So, have you tried...Temple Run??
    OR TEMPLE RUN 2?!?!?!?!
     
  20. DaveSW

    DaveSW Member

    Path of Exile is free to play. The only stuff you can purchase is purely for aesthetics. It is basically what Diablo 3 should have been.
     
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