Best Open Source Games 2015

  • Mon, 03/14/2016 - 15:26 by aatif

Battle of Wesnoth

Battle of Wesnoth is an excellent open source turn-based strategy video game with a fantasy setting. This game is designed by David White. It is released in June 2003. It is released under the GPL license in the source. It is supported across platforms, it is translated in different languages. It is a tactical game. You need to move the units around in order to defeat your enemies. It takes some doing with several units on the go at once. It consist of 200 units and 6 factions and 16 different tribes.

Features of Battle of Wesnoth

It provide several multiplayer options.
It provide the support of internet play.
Provide support of up to 54 languages.
Enrich with custom-designed map and unlimited random maps.
It consist of fighting force, starting from a single leader and a small amount of gold.


Magarena is single player, open source game. It is fantasy card game which played against a computer opponent. It applies rules enforcement like Forge and has a great AI. It comes with excellent user interface. It allows you select them from a variety of user created skins. It supported cross platform like Windows, Mac, Linux operating systems, and it is developed under Java language. The original author of this game is Forge.

Features of Magarena

It is fully enforced the rules.
It provide 900 cards to build the decks.
It provide the support to undo the move.
It run on the minimum screen resolution of 1024x768.
It enable you change its look and feel using themes.
It supported multiple themes.

0 A.D

0 A.D is an open source real-time strategy game. It is developed international group of volunteer game developers- Wildfire Games. It is a strategy game based on historical war economy game focusing on the years between 500 B.C. It is supported across platforms like Windows, OS X, and Linux. It is released under the GPL 2+ license.

Features of 0 A.D

It provide the features of single player and a multiplayer mode.
It provide the ceasefire game mode.
It Increased maximum map height
It consist of conquest structures conquest units.