AssaultCube (Windows)

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AssaultCube is a open-source freeware Counter-Strike clone made with the Cube engine. As in that hugely popular game, it is a team-based multiplayer first person shooter (with bot support for the single-player mode). It comes with a map editor integrated, with support for cooperative editing with other players.

The game has the standard gameplay of the genre, where the basic objective is to kill the enemy with the available weapons. The setting is "realistic", within the limitations of the engine. The player starts carrying a knife, but can pick up pistols, assault rifles, sniper rifles, submachine guns, shotguns and grenades.

There are nine game modes (not counting the bot variations): deathmatch and team deathmatch, one shot one kill (where the players only carry sniper rifles) and its team variation, last swiss standing (where the players carry only knives and grenades), survivor and team survivor (like deathmatch, but the killed players are not respawned until the next round), pistol frenzy (players only carry pistols, knives and grenades) and capture the flag.

Due to its low hardware requirements, the game can run on old machines and use 56K modems for networking.


AssaultCube Windows Weapon Menu
AssaultCube Windows Main Menu
AssaultCube Windows Loading screen
AssaultCube Windows Red base

Alternate Titles

  • "ActionCube" -- Former title

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Critic Reviews

Plné Hry Feb 19, 2007 90 out of 100 90 Sep 28, 2007 82 out of 100 82
Hrej! Jul 14, 2008 8 out of 10 80 Jun 07, 2008 80 out of 100 80
Abandonia Reloaded Sep 18, 2007 3.7 out of 5 74
Softonic Dec 17, 2008 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70


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Related Web Sites

  • AssaultCube (Official site, with downloads for Linux, Macintosh and Windows (19 Mb).)
  • AssaultCube wiki (Documentation project for the game.)
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