Sauerbraten (a.k.a. Cube 2) is a free multiplayer/singleplayer first person shooter, built as a major redesign of the Cube FPS.

Much like the original Cube, the aim of this game is not necessarily to produce the most features & eyecandy possible, but rather to allow map/geometry editing to be done dynamically in-game, to create fun gameplay and an elegant engine.

The engine supporting the game is entirely original in code & design, and its code is Open Source (ZLIB license, read the docs for more on how you can use the engine).

In addition to the FPS game which is in a very playable state, the engine is being used for an RPG which is in the preproduction phase. Additionally, Proper Games ltd are the first to use the engine commercially. dot3 labs is a company started by the creators of sauerbraten that offers commercial support.

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About Cube Conflict with 6 comments by JeanOnche on Sep 13th, 2014

Hello, ModDB fellows. We are the team of Cube Conflict, a small FPS which has launched its beta in France on the 5th of September.
The game has been in Alpha for nearly one year, and is developed since July of 2013. It is a nervous, yet simple FPS based on the open Cube 2 Engine, you can play on the official game servers online or alone against up to 49 bots !

One the many particularities is that you play as smileys in a cubic -somewhat insipred by minecraft- world.
Cube conflict has plenty various weapons from the classics to the funniest, the best classic game modes, and a class system very different than the ones you see in many other FPS such as Tf2 or Battlefield.
You can play as many "Skills", from the kamikaze who wears explosives to the magician who casts spells, the Camper who has more accuracy, the Ninja who has two melee guns, and more !
By the way the game is full of cultural references, from popular video games to geeky stuff and easter eggs in the various maps of the game.

In Cube Conflict, you play in big maps from a simple Village, a crazy Factory, some middle-age Castles, and even a low gravity map on the Moon ! The maps look different each time you play since the game loads a random weather, from an afternoon sun to a rainy day and even Apocalypse !
You can also create your own maps with the built-in editor which is as simple as complete.
Despite the game being indie, it has an account system like a professional game ! You can log in and check out you stats from the game or on the official website, thanks to the Cubelog, the account system whose name is a parody of EA games Battlelog and Autolog.
Customize your characters ! The game menus has a store to purchase Hats, Capes and other smileys to be unique and fancy on the battle grounds ! As opposite to pay-to-win games, you can keep you wallet in your pocket, since you pay with Cislacoins, the official money that you win when playing !
By the way the store does not sell weapons, allowing the gameplay to be fair no matter what level you are, since what time you play or how much money you have.


In the future, if the game has success, we expect to add awesome features such as more guns and maps, the compatibility with 3D screens and Oculus rift thanks to the fork Tesseract, and maybe even a solo/campaign mode.

We hope you guys to enjoy playing Cube Conflict,

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Cube Conflict is a lightweight FPS running on Cube Engine 2/Tesseract currently in bêta version. The pixel art style allow to create various and colored...

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The first level of the FPS game invented by Karim (9 years old)

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The changelog is available below if French and English soon.

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Cube Conflict alpha 0.0.9 (fixed version) , class system (soldier, vampire, ninja, reaper & much more !) new weapons, new sounds, new map & moar...

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homey_da_clown Jul 7 2014, 11:09pm says:

Ok, was running a co-op edit server password protected editing a map. Some guy with [GM] at the end of his name comes into the server, wipes out a massive chunk of our map then leaves. What the F!@# man?!

His name started with J, ip is Something like that should NEVER happen when I'm running my own server not listed on master server. Well never should happen period.

Was loving this game/engine/editor but if people have god access to any server and can do whatever they want, whats the point?

Anyone know I should contact about this?

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XxLemongamerxX Jan 17 2014, 6:38pm says:

is this game fun????

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SeriousDoom Jan 22 2014, 5:45pm replied:

Of course! If you like Old-School fps, its a great alternative to quake (well, quake is a bit dead these days anyway) .

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lolcaptain Nov 6 2013, 8:50pm says:

hey guys mine wont open a window just pops up but quikly shuts down help

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bencollings Sep 15 2013, 10:32am says:

who wanna fight me on the game hay

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dandman999 May 31 2013, 6:32am says:

Update this please? It kind of sucks that I have to install the latest version through my browser rather than updating from Desura.

Also, the Desura version appears to have broken source code, or at least, when I try to run any game through a client rebuilt using the provided source code, Sauerbraten throws up a fatal error that I can only see and close the game by Ctrl-Alt-Deleting. D:

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Niivek83 May 25 2013, 11:39am says:


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Shirk Apr 2 2013, 3:24pm says:

This doesnt happen to use .bsp map file type does it? I wonder what it would be like to port Hl1 to this engine...

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Shot846 Jan 27 2013, 3:25am says:

Please make the invasion (DMSP) for multiplayer: Invasion(MP) and you can build with ctrl+e and make a house then wait for invasion. it can be endless it can be like set to how much monsters: 20 -200 - 4000 etc.

or waves.

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pdi Jan 23 2013, 4:46pm says:

Time to update! Collect Edition is out!

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Very fast playing game. Has nice graphics and is not hardware intencive. Quake 3 like. But it's not suitable for modding, the source code is hard to understand and modify, strange forums and no tutorials.

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