Battle for Wesnoth for Mac

Battle for Wesnoth for Mac

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.2
out of 31 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.7.7
  • Total Downloads:
    16,442
  • Date Added:
    Oct. 24, 2009
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    367.56MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    29
  • Platform:
    Mac
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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This open-source, turn-based strategy game is fun once you learn the basics, although it can be a bit choppy compared to most modern games. The object in Battle for Wesnoth is to build a hero and strategically use your units to attack the enemy and conquer villages as you follow your quest.

The story line is compelling and provides a nice backdrop to the game play which can get confusing once several units on both sides enter into the fray. The two-dimensional graphics are nothing special, and the sounds aren't very advanced, but as a free game with large quests and multiplayer capabilities, it's hard to focus on these drawbacks. Newer versions of the game have added tons of content including 10 hours of gameplay with a new undead adventure.

Overall, we think this game makes up for its graphical shortcomings with solid game play and tons of replay value. Though it's somewhat dated, with customizable units and multiplayer capabilities, Battle for Wesnoth has plenty to offer anyone interested in strategy gaming.

 
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4 stars

"i am a beginner and really like it."

October 29, 2009  |  By Silver Leaf

 |  Version: Battle for Wesnoth 1.7.7

Pros

It looks real to me.

Cons

Getting use to all the things one can do.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.7.7
  • Fix a serious enough bug in ai targeting. The bug caused the AI, in certain situations, to make weird shuffle-doing-nothing moves and not seek enemies or their villages.
  • New translations: Shavian.
  • Updated translations: Czech, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, Hungarian, Lithuanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Spanish.
  • Updated map: The Manzivan Traps
  • Removed Elder Wose and Shock Trooper from random_leader of the default era.
  • Removed Ancient Wose and Iron Mauler from random_leader of the AoH era.
  • New animation WML and macros for the Drakes.
  • Increased the XP required to advance for the Orcish Assassin from 30 to 34.
  • Changed the cold resistance of the naga line from -20% to 0%.
  • Add-ons descriptions are displayed according to filtering in the download list.
  • In recall dialog, use different color and brightness for XP and level.
  • Fixed broken ambush/invisibility at first turn.
General
Publisher Wesnoth Open Source Developers
Publisher web site http://www.wesnoth.org
Release Date October 24, 2009
Date Added October 24, 2009
Version 1.7.7
Category
Category Games
Subcategory Strategy Games
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC, Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 367.56MB
File Name Wesnoth_1.12.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 16,442
Downloads Last Week 29
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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