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Battle for Wesnoth - fantasy turn-based strategy game
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Battle for Wesnoth is a turn-based fantasy strategy game.
Defeat all enemy leaders using a well-chosen cadre of troops, taking
care to husband your resources of gold and villages. All units have
their own strengths and weaknesses; to win, you must deploy your forces
to their best advantage while denying your foes the chance to do the
same. As units gain experience, they acquire new abilities and become
more powerful. You can play in your own language, and even create your
own custom units, scenarios or campaigns. Test your skill against a
smart computer opponent, or join Wesnoth’s large community of on-line
--bpp sets BitsPerPixel value. Example: --bpp 32
--compress <infile> <outfile>
compresses a savefile (infile) that is in text WML format into
binary WML format (outfile).
shows extra debugging information and enables additional command
mode options in-game (see the Wiki at http://www.wesnoth.org/
for more information about command mode).
--decompress <infile> <outfile>
decompresses a savefile (infile) that is in binary WML format
into text WML format (outfile).
runs the game in full screen mode.
--fps displays the number of frames per second the game is currently
running at, in a corner of the screen.
displays a summary of command line options to standard output,
--log-error="domain1,domain2,...", --log-warning=..., --log-info=...
sets the severity level of the debug domains. "all" can be used
to match any debug domain. --log-info shows all messages,
--log-warning only warnings and errors, and --log-error just
runs a multiplayer game. There are additional options that can
be used together with --multiplayer as explained below.
disables caching of game data.
runs game without sounds and music.
--path prints the name of the game data directory and exits.
sets screen resolution. Example: -r 800x600
runs the game in a small test scenario.
shows version number and exits.
runs the game in windowed mode.
Options for --multiplayer
The side-specific multiplayer options are marked with <number>.
<number> has to be replaced by a side number. It usually is 1 or 2 but
depends on the number of players possible in the chosen scenario.
use this option to play in the selected era instead of the
"Default" era. The era is chosen by an id. Eras are described in
the data/multiplayer.cfg file.
runs the game without the GUI. Must appear before --multiplayer
to have the desired effect.
selects a multiplayer scenario. The default scenario is
selects a non-standard algorithm to be used by the AI controller
for this side. Available values: "idle_ai" and "sample_ai".
selects the controller for this side. Available values: "human"
sets additional parameters for this side. This parameter depends
on the options used with --controller and --algorithm. It
should only be useful for people designing their own AI. (not
yet documented completely)
selects a faction of the current era for this side. The faction
is chosen by an id. Factions are described in the
Written by David White <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Edited by Nils Kneuper <email@example.com> and ott <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
This manual page was originally written by Cyril Bouthors
Visit the official homepage: http://www.wesnoth.org/
Copyright © 2003 David White <email@example.com>
This is Free Software; this software is licensed under the GPL version
2, as published by the Free Software Foundation. There is NO warranty;
not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.