Binary package “wolf4sdl” in ubuntu precise
SDL-Port of Wolfenstein 3-D and Spear of Destiny
Maybe it was the fact that people got to blow away Nazis. Maybe it was the
sheer challenge of it all. For whatever reason, Wolfenstein 3-D and Spear of
Destiny, pioneered the first-person shooter genre and brought its legendary
creators, id Software, worldwide notoriety and numerous awards. In fact, The
Computer Gaming World Hall of Fame recognized Wolfenstein 3D as helping to
shape the overall direction of the computer gaming industry.
Wolf4SDL is an open-source port of id Software's classic first-person shooter
Wolfenstein 3-D to the cross-platform multimedia library "Simple DirectMedia
Layer (SDL)" (http://
while taking advantage of some improvements.
The wolf4sdl game requires additional data files which are not available
under a free license and cannot be distributed by Debian. Thus, this package
contains no data files, but current releases of `game-data-
able to generate suitable data packages from the publicly available
Wolfenstein 3-D shareware episode.