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       asc - Advanced Strategic Command - turn based strategy game


       asc [options]


       This  program is a free (GPL) turn based strategy game in the tradition of BattleIsle 2/3.
       Game can be played against human or computer.  It features a 2-dim. map that is tiled into
       hexagons  where units are placed.  The object of the game varies from map to map. The most
       commonly know goal is to completely eliminate an oppononet by detroying all his units.


       The following options are supported:

       -x --xresolution <value> (640... default=800)
                      Set horizontal resolution to <value>

       -y --yresolution <value> (480... default=600)
                      Set vertical resolution to <value>

       -l --load <string>
                      Load a map, saved game, or email game on startup

       -c --configfile <string>
                      Use given configuration file

       -r --verbose <value> (0...10 default=0)
                      Set verbosity level to <value>

       -w --window    Disable fullscreen mode

       -f --fulscreen Enable fullscreen mode (overriding config file)

       -q --nosound   Disable sound

       -h --help      Display help information

       -v --version   Output version


       asc_demount (6), asc_makegfx (6), asc_mapedit (6), asc_mount (6), asc_weaponguide (6)


       The ASC game is developed by Martin Bickel <>.
       This man page was written by Bartosz Fenski <> (some parts  were  grabbed  from
       Michael  Moerz's  work)  for  the  Debian  GNU/Linux  distribution  (but it may be used by

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