Turn-based space empire and galactic conquest (4X) computer game
FreeOrion is a free, open source, turn-based space empire and galactic
conquest (4X) computer game being designed and built by the FreeOrion project.
FreeOrion is inspired by the tradition of the Master of Orion games, but is
not a clone or remake of that series or any other game.
The stable channel contains the official release which happen about every one or two years.
The beta channel contains the weekly releases which are also in a playable state.
Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.
Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.
Snap is available for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya), Linux Mint 18.3 (Sylvia), and the latest releases, Linux Mint 19 (Tara) and Linux Mint 19.1 (Tessa).
You can find out which version of Linux Mint you’re running by opening System info from the Preferences menu. To install snap from the Software Manager application, search for snapd and click Install.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either restart your machine, or log out and in again, to complete the installation.
To install freeorion, simply use the following command: