Dwarf Fortress Classic

Dwarf Fortress Classic

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Dwarf Fortress world simulator.

Dwarf Fortress Classic is an ASCII-based single-player fantasy game by Bay 12 Games. You can control a dwarven outpost or an adventurer in a randomly generated, persistent world.

This is an unofficial snap, which redistributes the original binaries without modification.

Forked from: https://github.com/mikix/df

Fork URL: https://github.com/ultraviolet-1986/df

Game Authors: Zach and Tarn Adams

Upstream: http://www.bay12games.com/dwarves/

Major Updates:

  • 04/02/2020 (v0.47.01) Updated the launcher to allow opening the game in either '2D Mode' or 'Text Mode'. In the event that [PRINT MODE:2D] has been set in '~/snap/dwarffortress/current/data/init/init.txt', the game will launch as normal except also launching a companion terminal (this may be safely ignored and will close with the game). If [PRINT MODE:TEXT] has been set in the above file, the game will play directly within the terminal instead of opening a separate window. This is in response to https://forum.snapcraft.io/t/dwarf-fortress-snap-cannot-handle-text-mode-if-started-from-application-menu.

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Last updated
25 September 2020

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