SuperTux 0.4.0 – Super Mario Classic Clone released

SuperTux 0.4.0 recently released its first stable release after more than a decade of slow development. SuperTux is a free classic 2D jump’n run sidescroller game in a style similar to the original Super Mario games.

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Compared to 0.1.3, this release features:

  • a nearly completely rewritten game engine based on OpenGL, OpenAL, SDL2, …
  • support for translations
  • in-game manager for downloadable add-ons and translations
  • Bonus Island III, a for now unfinished Forest Island and the development levels in Incubator Island
  • a final boss in Icy Island
  • new and improved soundtracks and sound effects
  • new badguys, bonuses and power-ups (air-, earth- and ice-flower)
  • a halloween tilemap
  • new graphic effects (glowing objects, particles, …)
  • levels and worldmaps are scriptable using squirrel
  • much more game objects: trampolines, switches, portable stones, wind, moving platforms, … – most of them have scripting APIs
  • improved statistics
  • many invisible changes, like unit tests, efficiency improvements and more bugfixes
  • much more…

Compared to the latest beta, 0.3.5a, this release features:

  • updated translations
  • reworked add-on manager to support downloadable and updatable localization packs
  • many bugfixes
  • added iced-graphics to some more badguys
  • melting animation for some badguys
  • updated more levels (fix playability, …)
  • updated build system, featuring unit tests, libraries as git submodules and improved Travis-CI builds to support nightly builds
  • more levels in Incubator Island
  • support for horizontal and vertical gradients that span the length / height of a sector. Add (direction “horizontal_sector / vertical_sector”) to your gradient.
  • much more…

Install SuperTux 0.4.0 on Ubuntu Linux OS

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:oibaf/graphics-drivers

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install supertux

Remove supertux

sudo apt-get remove supertux
 
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