CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars is a first-person shooter. The player can choose between three classes, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. The Guardian is specialized in guns and the Bishop is better at using telekinetic superpowers while the Black-op is balanced in both. Some of the powers are telekinesis, teleportation and generating energy shields. Players may complete challenges based upon the class they chose which can improve the powers of that class.
CellFactor: Psychokinetic Wars has received mixed to positive reviews and has an aggregate score of 74/100 on Metacritic. IGN gave the game a 8/10, commenting that "it's trying to be Unreal Tournament, but there are a few wonky elements that keep it from reaching that high a level of quality" but praised the graphics for being "one of the better looking XBLA titles."