Open source Strategy games for MAC OS X

0 A.D.

0 A.D. is a cross-platform real-time strategy game of ancient warfare. In short, it is a historically-based war/economy game that allows players to relive or rewrite the history of Western civilizations, focusing on the years between 500 B.C. and 500 A.D. (GPL)

Linux - Windows - MAC OS X


Freeciv is a Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game inspired by the history of human civilization. The game commences in prehistory and your mission is to lead your tribe from the stone age to the space age. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X


FreeCol is a turn-based strategy game based on the old game Colonization, and similar to Civilization. (GPL)



FreeOrion is a great, open-source, space-set, turn based strategy game. (GPL)

Linux - MAC OS X - Windows

Globulation 2

Globulation 2 is an innovative Real-Time Strategy (RTS) game which reduces micro-management by automatically assigning tasks to units. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X


MegaGlest is a fork of Glest aiming to evolve and enrich the game with more material like new tribes with buildings and units, while also new features like the ability to play multiplayer games on-line. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

Scorched 3D

Scorched 3D is a game based loosely (or actually quite heavily now) on the classic DOS game Scorched Earth "The Mother Of All Games". (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

Warzone 2100

Warzone 2100 is a real-time strategy game, originally developed by Pumpkin Studios (Archived website) and published by Eidos-Interactive. (GPL)

Linux - MAC OS X - Windows


Widelands is a slow-paced real-time strategy free computer game under the GPL. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

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