Best Free/F2P Single-Player TBS Games

List of free-to-play or free single-player TBS (turn-based strategy) games for PC (Windows, Mac or Linux), Console (Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, Playstation 4, Playstation 5, or Switch) or Mobile (Android or iOS), including online / offline, browser or desktop, ordered from best to worst by user rating. This lists also includes multiplayer TBS games that have a separate and significant solo campaign or mode. Card games have their own separate section under the strategy category.

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The Battle for Wesnoth is a free open source, multiplayer and single-player turn-based hex strategy game for PC, Mac and Linux (DRM-free or via Steam), set in high fantasy and filled with extremely rich lore. Explore the four corners of Irdya […]

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UFO: Alien Invasion is a free, open source, squad and turn-based tactics strategy video game, in which the player fights aliens that are trying to take control of the Earth. The game is heavily influenced by the X-COM series (mostly by […]

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Runeverse is a free to play (and not pay to win), original single and multiplayer 8-character turn based strategy and card auto battler game for mobile (iOS & Android) and PC (Windows & Mac). Immerse yourself in a stunning fantasy Pirate […]

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Age of Conquest is a free-to-play Risk-like turn-based grand strategy wargame. Command your armies in one of the many ancient and medieval countries including the Roman Empire, the Inca, France, Russia, Japan or the Chinese Dynasties. From Rome to Asian nations, […]

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Alchemy Stars is a free to play, single player anime-themed, turn-based strategy game for mobile (Android and iOS), set in Astra, a captivating land of science and magic. The game is rich as a visual novel with interesting card and turn […]

Iphone & IpadAndroid
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Card Hunter is a free-to-play online collectible tabletop RPG and CCG game which blends together card play, deck building, tactical combat and fantasy role-playing in a way you’ve never seen before. Grab your cards, miniatures, dice and snacks, then journey to […]

WindowsMacLinux
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Tactical Monsters Rumble Arena is a free-to-play multiplayer hex grid, turn-based strategy game where you experience the rush of 3-5 minute strategy battles in a world comprised of monsters. Form the most monstrous team with turn-based, hex grid tactics and conquer […]

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Bang! Howdy is an online free-to-play real-time and turn-based hybrid strategy game. The setting mixes elements from a variety of related genres, such as steampunk or Native American myth. Several of the players’ available units are entirely mechanical, including artillery and […]

WindowsLinux
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Insidia is a free-to-play online multiplayer turn-based strategy (MOTBS) game developed by Bad Seed and consisting of swift and frantic duels in simultaneous turns. Assemble your team of four champions from a roster of steam knights, fierce punks, odd mutants and […]

WindowsMac
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Crazy Defense Heroes is a free-to-play (ad-based) and play-to-earn tower defense strategy game for mobile (iOS and Android, playable on PC using an emulator) integrating blockchain (ERC-20 utility token) and NFT technology protocols that enable players to own and trade what […]

Iphone & IpadAndroid
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Hand of the Gods is a free-to-play collectible card and turn-based strategy game by Hi-Rez Studios, the makers of Smite. Wage divine war by summoning the Gods to a full 3D battlefield. Build an army from a large roster of mythological […]

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Dota Underlords is a standalone free-to-play turn-based tactical deckbuilder by Valve based on the popular Dota 2 mod, Dota Auto Chess, with cross-platform functionality between Steam (Windows, Mac, and Linux), Android, and iOS. A vertical metropolis of gambling and grit, just […]

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Steel Panthers: World at War is a tactical turn-based war strategy game that puts you in command of the Allied or Axis powers, featuring realistic military control, with the smallest common units being squads, up to a brigade sized force, where […]

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RAM Pressure is a free to play, story-driven multiplayer online strategy game for PC (Windows), available as a desktop client from the official website or Steam. The game combines the turn-based combat of X-COM with a great sci-fi setting. At this […]

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Tabletopia is the only free-to-play sandbox virtual table with 100% licensed tabletop games made by professionals. It is an F2P alternative to Tabletop Simulator (TTS), featuring over 2,000 games to play for free. Play how you want with whom you […]

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Demise of Nations is a free-to-play 4X turn-based grand strategy wargame set during the rise and fall of the Roman Empire. Command your armies in one of the many ancient countries including the Roman Empire, the Greeks, Carthage, Sparta or the […]

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Bombix is a free-to-play tactical turn-based artillery game by the makers of Onraid. The game is very similar to the much acclaimed Worms game series. Bombix is pretty much the same game as Wormix, the latter being the name given to […]

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Ironbound is a free-to-play turn-based multiplayer strategy game where you use your wits to prevail in fast-paced duel matches. Play as the hero that matches your style: the aggressive Berserker, the resilient Crusader, the stealthy Assassin or the cunning Witch. Use […]

WindowsMac
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Epic Arena is a free-to-play turn-based strategy game. It’s a tactical combat game for thinkers where two players engage in epic back-and-forth matches. Epic Arena is easy to learn but hard to master and supports all levels of gameplay. Train your […]

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Frontline Tactics is a modern take on the Tactical Turn-Based genre with cross-platform multiplayer over PC, Mac and Mobile iOS Devices! Frontline Tactics lets you command a modern, elite fighting unit over various missions; from defending and controlling a location or asset […]

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Mighty Party is a free-to-play MMO tactical tile/card game with RPG elements. Defeat other players -> Receive Legendary Chests -> Get and evolve new Heroes -> Gather your unique MIGHTY PARTY -> Try to be no. 1. The game is very […]

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