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     cataclysm — a roguelike set in a post-apocalyptic world


     cataclysm [--seed seedstring] [--jsonverify] [--check-mods mods ...] [--dump-stats what]
               [--world worldname] [--basepath basepath] [--datadir datadir]
               [--autopickupfile autopickupfile] [--motdfile motdfile] [--shared]
               [--username username] [--addadmin username] [--adddebugger username]
               [--competitive] [--worldmenu] [--userdir userdir] [--savedir savedir]
               [--configdir configdir] [--memorialdir memorialdir] [--optionfile optionfile]
               [--keymapfile keymapfile]


     Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is a roguelike set in a post-apocalyptic world.  While some have
     described it as a "zombie game", there is far more to Cataclysm than that.  Struggle to
     survive in a harsh, persistent, procedurally generated world.


     --seed seedstring                Sets the random number generator's seed value.

     --jsonverify                     Checks the cataclysm json files.

     --check-mods mods ...            Checks the json files belonging to cataclysm mods.

     --dump-stats what                Dumps item stats.

     --world worldname                Load world.

     --basepath basepath              Base path for all game data subdirectories.

     --datadir datadir                Sub directory from which game data is loaded.

     --autopickupfile autopickupfile  Name of the autopickup options file within the configdir.

     --motdfile motdfile              Name of the message of the day file within the MOTD

     --shared                         Activates the map-sharing mode.

     --username username              Instructs map-sharing code to use this name for your

     --addadmin username              Instructs map-sharing code to use this name for your
                                      character and give you access to the cheat functions.

     --adddebugger username           Informs map-sharing code that you're running inside a

     --competitive                    Instructs map-sharing code to disable access to the in-game
                                      cheat functions.

     --worldmenu                      Enables the world menu in the map-sharing code.

     --userdir userdir                Base path for user-overrides to files from the ./data
                                      directory and named below.

     --savedir savedir                Subdirectory for game saves.

     --configdir configdir            Subdirectory for game configuration.

     --memorialdir memorialdir        Subdirectory for memorials.

     --optionfile optionfile          Name of the options file within the configdir.

     --keymapfile keymapfile          Name of the keymap file within the configdir.


     Please submit bug reports to


     Kevin Granade <>


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