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. Freeciv can be played online in your web-browser for free.

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2D HTML5 version of Freeciv-web.
Freeciv WebGL 3D

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    Freeciv WebGL 3D version!

    A 3D WebGL version of Freeciv-web is available, which uses the Three.js 3D engine. You can try the latest 3D WebGL version of the of Freeciv-web by clicking the "Freeciv WebGL 3D" button above.
    Developers and 3D artists welcome to join development!

    The Art of Freeciv-web

    The Art of Freeciv-web is a great guide to the strategy and tactics of the game. Read more here.

    Get Freeciv-web for free in the Google Play Store
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    Free strategy game with these features

    • Playable for free in your HTML5 capable browser, mobile or tablet
    • 3D WebGL or 2D Isometric graphics
    • Artificial Intelligence (AI) computer-controlled players.
    • History lessons from Wikipedia of all technologies, units and buildings.
    • More than 50 playable units and 541 nations.
    • Full Fog of War
    • Freeciv is open source software released under the GNU General Public License

    "Freeciv is best 11 of top 50 free PC games!"

    "Freeciv available in HTML5 browsers, worldwide productivity plummets" - "a version of the classic turn-based strategy game that we can play in our browsers thanks to the witchcraft of HTML 5. There's an installable version, too"
    Freeciv reviewed by pcgamer.com

    Freeciv-web uses HTML5!

    Freeciv-web Credits:

    The following people have contributed significantly to Freeciv-web:
    Andreas Røsdal @andreasrosdal
    Sveinung Kvilhaugsvik @kvilhaugsvik
    Marko Lindqvist @cazfi

    Full list of credits to the Freeciv project can be found here.

    Freeciv-web languages: English | Simplified Chinese | Traditional Chinese