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View Poll Results: Open Source Game of the Year
Battle for Wesnoth 64 22.70%
Open Arena 20 7.09%
FlightGear 9 3.19%
Freeciv 10 3.55%
Frozen Bubble 28 9.93%
GNU Chess 14 4.96%
SuperTux 16 5.67%
BZFlag 4 1.42%
NetHack 12 4.26%
SuperTuxKart 10 3.55%
Tux Racer 3 1.06%
Nexuiz 23 8.16%
Tremulous 4 1.42%
Frets On Fire 3 1.06%
Armagetron Advanced 7 2.48%
World of Padman 2 0.71%
LBreakout2 4 1.42%
TORCS 7 2.48%
PokerTH 8 2.84%
UFO: Alien Invasion 5 1.77%
Xonotic 1 0.35%
Angband 1 0.35%
OpenTTD 16 5.67%
MegaGlest 3 1.06%
Neverball 8 2.84%
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Old 01-22-2011, 09:13 AM   #46
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Xonotic has been added.

--jeremy
 
Old 01-22-2011, 10:42 AM   #47
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Wesnoth forever!

Three years ago, Battle for Wesnoth (along with applications like Firefox, VLC, OpenOffice and Thunderbird) showed me what can open source software achieve, so it was instrumental in my conversion to Linux. And it's still getting better and better!
 
Old 01-25-2011, 02:44 PM   #48
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Torcs, it's the perfect mix of quick play, tournament, endurance and really good sim. GO TORCS!
 
Old 01-28-2011, 11:25 PM   #49
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How could you miss cube2: sauerbraten!
I play that game every single day, gotta be the best fps shooter on *nix (not to forget the co-op map editing mode)

its awesome.
 
Old 01-29-2011, 02:27 AM   #50
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Is there any racing games available? Please suggest some names.
 
Old 01-30-2011, 07:15 AM   #51
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Are mmorpg's not eligible for this category? Eternal Lands is open source and works great in linux.
 
Old 02-02-2011, 10:10 AM   #52
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Wesnoth
 
Old 02-02-2011, 11:20 AM   #53
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Like coralfang, I would vote for Sauerbraten if it was there.
 
Old 02-02-2011, 12:49 PM   #54
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What's your favorite Open Source Game?

--jeremy
Where's warzone2100?? It's a GREAT effort by their devel teaam. I love playing it. It takes a bit to master, but once you're rolling it's a blast to play.
 
Old 02-02-2011, 01:53 PM   #55
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Where's warzone2100?? It's a GREAT effort by their devel teaam. I love playing it. It takes a bit to master, but once you're rolling it's a blast to play.
BTW, maybe next year you could include game categories? First Person Shooter, Racing, Strategy, Cards, Arcade, stuff like that? It's a thought! Ric
 
Old 02-02-2011, 03:35 PM   #56
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My favouite open source game

Mine is Boss Wars but its not on the list
 
Old 02-03-2011, 04:50 AM   #57
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hedgewars

i missed hedgewars, definitely my open source game of the year.
 
Old 02-04-2011, 04:38 AM   #58
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Torus Trooper, KBreakout, & Chromium B.S.U.

Torus Trooper (Kenta Cho), KBreakout, & Chromium B.S.U. are my favorite open source games.

Have Fun!
 
Old 02-05-2011, 11:47 PM   #59
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Where are Secret Maryo Chronicles and SuperTux!!!

They are my 2 favorite open source games, can't believe they aren't even options.
 
Old 02-06-2011, 10:49 AM   #60
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SuperTux has been an option since day 1, FWIW.

--jeremy
 
  


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