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An open source, turn-based strategy game with a high fantasy theme.

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License: GPL v2


The Battle for Wesnoth is an Open Source, turn-based tactical strategy game with a high fantasy theme, featuring both singleplayer and online/hotseat multiplayer combat. Fight a desperate battle to reclaim the throne of Wesnoth, or take hand in any number of other adventures.


Please see the wiki for information regarding The Battle for Wesnoth's licensing:


See INSTALL for instructions on how to build the game from source code.

More Information

For extensive documentation about all aspects of the game, see the official Battle for Wesnoth web site.

A (translated) description of how to play the game can be found in doc/manual/manual.*.html, or online at:

The official Battle for Wesnoth Forums (with over 400,000 posts from more than 20,000 registered members) can be found at:

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