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.

Singleplayer
Play against the Freeciv AI with 2D HTML5 graphics
2D HTML5
Play against the Freeciv AI with 3D WebGL
graphics using the Three.js 3D engine
3D WebGL
Start on a scenario map, such as
World map, America, Italy or Japan.
Multiplayer
Start or join a game with multiple human or AI players.
Multiplayer
Start a play-by-email game where you get an e-mail
when it is your turn to play.
Play by Email
Play multiple human players
on the same computer
Hotseat
Play a Freeciv-web One Turn per Day, where up to 300 human
players play one turn every day:

0 singleplayer games and 0 multiplayer games.
Total number of singleplayer and multiplayer games played for all players globally since 20th February 2016

Multiplayer and One Turn per Day games:

Game name State Turn Players Actions
FREECIVWEB Game Z | 2 turns per day | 15 players | MP2 ruleset | Pre-Release Test Running 109 11 players Play Info
FREECIVWEB Game XIX | 1 turn per day | 60 players | MP+ ruleset | 24000 tiles | Join now! Running 79 55 players Play Info
FREECIVWEB Game XVIII | 1 turn per day | 60 players | 15000 tiles | 60% Land | Join now! Running 94 34 players Play Info
FREECIVWEB Game 20 | 1 turn per day | 60 players | MP+ ruleset | 78% land | Join now! Running 15 60 players Play Info
New Freeciv-web Multiplayer Game Pregame 0 None Play Info
New Freeciv-web Multiplayer Game Pregame 0 None Play Info

Hall Of Fame

See the Hall Of Fame, where the best scores of single-player games are listed!

Best of Play by Email

Rank Player Wins

Find Players and Games to join on Freeciv-Web's live Discord Chat:

On Youtube

Press

"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"
PC Gamer

Developers

Contributing

Freeciv is open source software released under the GNU General Public License. Developers and 3D Artists are welcome to join development.

Stack

WebGL HTML5
Tomcat Python
Three.js Blender

Credits