An overview of free turn-based strategy and war games

This article will present an overview of 19 free turn based strategy games (empire building or war games). The games are: FreeCiv, TripleA, Stick Figure...

Sysygy Image Viewer: a virtual 3D art gallery

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Minetest is an EXCELLENT, totally free clone of Minecraft

If imitation is the highest form of flattery, Minetest is flattery done really well. So much so that most people would probably have to...

Micropolis brings the original ‘Sim City’ back to life – for free!

Are you a fan of the original SimCity or just city building/management games in general? If so, you will want to check out Micropolis,...

Binary Toys: amuse yourself with tiny desktop creatures

Binary Toys are animated windowless vector characters "made up of springs, muscles, and masses" that are designed to inhabit your computer, interacting with your...

Oolite: a brilliant remake of Elite, the classic game of space trade and exploration

Oolite is an open source remake of the classic space simulator Elite. This non-linear title puts the player in control of their own experience....

Kong: a furious top down 2D shooter

Kong is a free 2D top-down shoot em up in a full 3D environment.It can be played single player or multiplayer over LAN or...

Remap and edit your mouse buttons with XMouse Button Control

XMouse Button Control is a great freeware program that allows you to change what each button on your mouse does. It works with nearly...

Can You Run It?: free online resource can tell you if your PC will...

"Can You Run It?" from system requirements lab is a free web service that compares your PC specs against a large, constantly updated database...

Risk

Risk is an open source Java implementation of the famous board game with the same name. It offers 3 different game modes (domination, capital, and...

Increase the frame rate and speed of your games with Game Booster 3

Game Booster 3 (GB3) is free a program from IOBit software that will help you maximize the performance of your PC while playing almost...

‘Rigs of Rods’ is a FREE vehicle simulator with accurate physics and sweet crashes

Have you ever wanted to see what it would look like if you crashed your car into a telephone pole? Are you a student...

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