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Xonotic Reviews

Xonotic is a free (GPL), fast-paced first-person shooter that works on Windows, OS X and Linux.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Xonotic and what they use it for.
  • Every time I play Unreal Tournament '99, I'm amazed at just how well it holds up.
    Xonotic is an actively maintained free-software FPS in the tradition of Quake and Unreal Tournament. It runs on a descendant of the Quake engine, in fact. I recommend it. - Source: Reddit / 27 days ago
  • Best Freeware/Open Source Lowend Games 2022 **Please add your favorites!**
    Xonotic Open source FPS game, good graphics but also low system requirements. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Have you ever arrived too late to a free-to-play game that ended up dying?
    There are a few smaller community-driven ones like Xonotic or Warfork. - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
  • Is Xonotic port possible?
    Xonotic is a shooter which combines UT and Quake mechanics and has dozen of unique features. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Ask HN: Favourite Open Source Game?
    One the mobile side there is Shattered Pixel Dungeon[2], also to be found on F-Droid. The polish behind that project is insane for something FOSS and the hours I put into it are something to be embarrassed about. [1] - Source: Hacker News / 6 months ago
  • Xonotic support?
    It would be great if we could get a game handler for the free open source arena shooter Xonotic. It already supports multiple instances, so all it needs is to be able to reroute inputs and such. It is genuinely my favorite game right now And I would love to play split screen with some friends. Game website. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Windows 11 for gaming
    Although I don't often play E-Sports, I like other games (such as 3D, flight sim, etc.). Lately one game I've been playing is Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020, and that runs fine on Windows 11. A couple others I've played recently are Minecraft and Xonotic, which also run without any problems. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Looking for (free and easy) LAN party games
    Xonotic. It's effectively an open source Unreal Tournament clone. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • What do you guys do on Mint?
    I also have Mint installed on my main desktop at home. I've played some games on it, and with the games I've played I think it works fairly well (though since I've installed Mint on my main desktop, I've mainly played Xonotic and X-Plane 11 on it. I mainly use Windows on my desktop PC though, since most of the games & other apps I use all have a Windows version. I also like Mixcraft (though I haven't used it in... - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • High School LAN Gaming + Mods
    You can try Xonotic (FPS GAME but at least try it), Minetest (Minecraft clone). Minecraft is a great game to play with more than 25 Players, even because hosting a Minecraft server with Plugins and other fancy stuff is really easy to set up. - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago

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