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Added by Prelude on 1 Feb 2008 08:16
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People who added this item 144 Average listal rating (84 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
Command & Conquer - PC Games
(1995) - Real-Time Strategy
The classic and first Command & Conquer game has been released as freeware by Electronic Arts. You can download from EA's website.
People who added this item 22 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 0
Area 51 - PC Games
(2005) - Sci-Fi FPS
Released as ad-supported freeware, sponsored by the US Air Force. You can download for free from FileFront.com.
(2008) - Adventure/Remake
This fan-made VGA remake of the 1990 classic Quest for Glory II can be download from AGDI's website.
People who added this item 211 Average listal rating (124 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Grand Theft Auto - PC Games
(1997) - Action/Driving
Released as part of Rockstar Classics' Free Download series.
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People who added this item 182 Average listal rating (106 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Grand Theft Auto 2 - PC Games
(1999) - Action/Driving
Released as part of Rockstar Classics' Free Download series.
People who added this item 25 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
F.E.A.R. Combat - PC Games
(2006) - Online FPS
The stand-alone multiplayer component for F.E.A.R. is available for free at joinfear.com. You do NOT need F.E.A.R. game to enjoy this online game.
People who added this item 15 Average listal rating (7 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Gran Turismo HD Concept - PlayStation Network
(2006) - Racing
GT HD Concept was originally set for a retail release, Polyphony decided to scrap it and instead work on Gran Turismo 5. It is now available as a free download thru PlayStation Network, with 20 cars and one track, and with 1080p 60fps graphics.
People who added this item 17 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
(1990) - Strategy
Released as freeware in order to promote the new game, Railroads. Follow the link at the bottom of their website.
People who added this item 26 Average listal rating (17 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 0
The Suffering - PC Games
(2004) - Horror
Released for free, but ad-supported, as of September 2008. Download it from Gamershell.com.
People who added this item 57 Average listal rating (27 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 0
(1994) - Role-Playing Game
The floppy disk version of Arena was released as freeware to promote Oblivion. You can download this small file for free at this website, but may need DOSBox emulator to run it properly.
People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
The DinoHunters - PC Games
Based on the Source engine, this free game is about shooting dinosaurs for sport. It is a pioneer in 'advergaming', using advertisements from sponsors to fund development and keep the game 100% free.

More info at www.thedinohunters.com
From the same development team behind 'The DinoHunters' comes this History Channel sponsored series of 'episodic' games which are designed for people to experience and learn more about history's greatest battles such as 'Battle of the Bulge' and 'Iwo Jima'. As with DinoHunters, these games are also based on Valve's Source engine.

More info and download at History Channel website.
People who added this item 19 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Frets on Fire - PC Games
This open-source free game is a PC close of 'Guitar Hero', and is played by holding your keyboard sideways and hittind certain keys in sync with the music.

More info here: Frets on Fire
Based on the UnrealEngine3, this game has been developed to showcase and promote Ageia PhysX cards and is available for free download.

You get it from their website.
People who added this item 20 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 0
America's Army - PC Games
The original America's Army, sometimes called 'America's Army: Operations', launched on July 4th, 2002. Based on the UnrealEngine2, and free to download, it takes people through realistic offline training levels before you are allowed to log on for their free multi-player. Team tactics, authentic weaponry, and standard military practices are what this FPS shoots for.

It was launched by the U.S. Army as a means to promote themselves, and to act as a strong recruiting tool aimed at the 'gaming' generation.

For the latest version, refer to entry below.
People who added this item 4 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 10 IMDB Rating 0
You can only download the latest version of America's Army, which is now called 'America's Army: Special Forces'.

More info on their website here: www.americasarmy.com
Developed for 2 years, this expansion for Raven Shield is being offered for free to all registered users of the original game.

More info at this site: FilePlanet Iron Wrath promotion

Be careful of the wording - you don't need a fileplanet subscription - it only allows a quicker download of the game. You can still download and play the game for free without a FilePlanet account.
People who added this item 27 Average listal rating (15 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
(this is UK entry of the game. see note above for installation instructions)
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People who added this item 6 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 0
The Ur-Quan Masters - PC Games
After the source code for the hit classic 'Star Control 2' was released, this open-source project began to develop a polished improved version of SC2, designed to run on new PC hardware and operating systems.

It can be download at their website.
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People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (0 ratings) 4 IMDB Rating 0
Ultimate Stunts - PC Games
Open-source freeware re-make of classic DOS game 'Stunts'.

Although the game is not completed yet, you can download beta versions for free at their official website.
People who added this item 48 Average listal rating (29 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
Trackmania Nations - PC Games
People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (0 ratings) 4 IMDB Rating 0
Racer - PC Games
People who added this item 5 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 0
Half-Life: Decay - PC Games
Half-Life: Decay is an extra campaign (with co-op play) that was only released on the PS2 port of Half-Life. With the help of the Source engine, it has been re-created by Ukrainian developers as a free add-on for Half-Life.

DOWNLOAD LINK
People who added this item 67 Average listal rating (28 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Black Mesa - PC Games
Unlike the weak 'Half-Life: Source' that Valve included in their Half-Life 2 game, Black Mesa is a fan-made complete conversion of the original 'Half-Life', also built on the source engine, but this time with all textures and levels re-built from scratch using Half-Life 2 modding tools.

As of beginning of 2008, it is not yet released, and even though technically 'free', may require a valid Half-Life 2 steam account before you can download and play it.

More news and screenshots at www.blackmesasource.com
People who added this item 10 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 9 IMDB Rating 0
A free open-source version of the classic 'Transport Tycoon Deluxe'. Although its free, you require the graphic data files form TTD game.

More info here: OpenTTD
People who added this item 20 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 0
Battlefield Heroes - PC Games
People who added this item 5 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 5 IMDB Rating 0
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