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Advanced Strategic Command - turn based strategy game.

asc(6)                                     Games Manual                                    asc(6)

NAME asc - Advanced Strategic Command - turn based strategy game
SYNTAX asc [options]
DESCRIPTION This program is a free (GPL) turn based strategy game in the tradition of BattleIsle 2/3. Game can be played against human or computer. It features a 2-dim. map that is tiled into hexagons where units are placed. The object of the game varies from map to map. The most commonly know goal is to completely eliminate an oppononet by detroying all his units.
OPTIONS The following options are supported: -x --xresolution <value> (640... default=800) Set horizontal resolution to <value> -y --yresolution <value> (480... default=600) Set vertical resolution to <value> -l --load <string> Load a map, saved game, or email game on startup -c --configfile <string> Use given configuration file -r --verbose <value> (0...10 default=0) Set verbosity level to <value> -w --window Disable fullscreen mode -f --fulscreen Enable fullscreen mode (overriding config file) -q --nosound Disable sound -h --help Display help information -v --version Output version
SEE ALSO asc_demount (6), asc_makegfx (6), asc_mapedit (6), asc_mount (6), asc_weaponguide (6)
AUTHORS The ASC game is developed by Martin Bickel <>. This man page was written by Bartosz Fenski <> (some parts were grabbed from Michael Moerz's work) for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but it may be used by oth‐ ers).
1.15.0 asc(6)