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My school is hosting a LAN party and we need to figure out what games to play. We are looking for free/open-source games that we can play. Any suggestions as to what are the best? Thanks.
post #2 of 25
I don't think there is such a thing as free/open source games that can be played on lan.
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post #3 of 25
Internet Checkers (courtesy of Windows XP)

Realistically, there isn't any free/open source games that would be LAN suitable.
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Battlefield 2142 demo?
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I do know that Company of Heroes works on a LAN with only 1 cd key.....
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Fear!!!!
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post #7 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by bdattilo View Post
I do know that Company of Heroes works on a LAN with only 1 cd key.....
All games work on lan with any cd key. This guy obviously wants to keep it legal though.
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post #8 of 25
quake 2 anymore is free and excellent. plus there's a few other games you can pick up for nickels or maybe even free. also look at BF2 demo and BF2142 demo. Quake 4 demo works as well if your machiens are beefy enough to run it. Age of Empires 3 demo.

if you get the hint here the key word is demos. not many maps but you can play the game...
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Armagetron, **** amaZing
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post #10 of 25
Indeed, FEAR multiplayer pack is free. Have we all forgotten so soon? The UT2004 demo has a lot of content. Doom (the original) is shareware now, too.
    
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