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.
Available snap tracks
v0.5.0/stable - The current release as of April 2nd 2023. Main features: Stability, Policies, Influence.
latest/stable - If you want to automatically update to the next release when it is available.
latest/beta - If you want to follow the weekly test builds
For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.
Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd
Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.
To install freeorion, simply use the following command: