This is the Linux app named FreeCol whose latest release can be downloaded as freecol-1.1.0-with-java.exe. It can be run online in the free hosting provider OnWorks for workstations.
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FreeCol is a turn-based strategy game based on the old game Colonization, and similar to Civilization. The objective of the game is to create an independent nation. You start with only a few colonists defying the stormy seas in their search for new land. Will you guide them on the Colonization of a New World?
The last stable version release can be found here:
The latest test pre-release of the next version can be found here:
If you want to contribute to Freecol please visit our welcome information thread to see how here:
- Play classic Colonization games
- Play new expanded Colonization games
- Huge 8 player games (plus even more players with mods)
- Multiplayer support
- More European nations to choose from (plus even more with mods)
- More native tribes to meet (plus even more with mods)
- Huge maps of America, Africa, Australia, and many more!
- Map Editor to create your own maps to share
- Easily modifiable for custom graphics & gameplay changes
Java Swing, X Window System (X11), Win32 (MS Windows)
This is an application that can also be fetched from https://sourceforge.net/projects/freecol/. It has been hosted in OnWorks in order to be run online in an easiest way from one of our free Operative Systems.