Section 6: Games

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N P Q R S T U V W X Z
Section index

A

abstractile(6x)
draw abstract mosaic patterns of interlocking tiles
amor(6)
A KDE creature for your desktop
anemone(6x)
wiggling tentacles.
anemotaxis(6x)
directional search on a plane.
antinspect(6x)
ant model inspection screenhack
antmaze(6x)
ant maze walker
antspotlight(6x)
ant spotlight screenhack
apollonian(6x)
Descartes Circle Theorem.
apple2(6x)
Apple ][ display emulator
atlantis(6x)
draw swimming sharks, whales, and dolphins.
attraction(6x)
interactions of opposing forces
atunnel(6x)
hypnotic GL tunnel journey

B

barcode(6x)
draws a random sequence of barcodes for the products y...
binaryring(6x)
A system of path tracing particles evolves continuousl...
blaster(6x)
simulation of space combat
blinkbox(6x)
shows a ball inside a box.
blinken(6)
A memory enhancement game
blitspin(6x)
rotate a bitmap in an interesting way
blocktube(6x)
draws a swirling, falling tunnel of reflective slabs
boing(6x)
draws a bouncing ball like the ancient Amiga demo
bouboule(6x)
draws spinning 3D blobs
bouncingcow(6x)
a happy cow on a trampoline in 3D. Moo.
bovo(6)
KDE Five in a Row Board Game
boxed(6x)
draws a box full of 3D bouncing balls that explode.
boxfit(6x)
fills space with a gradient of growing boxes or circles.
braid(6x)
draws random color-cycling braids around a circle
bsod(6x)
Blue Screen of Death emulator
bubble3d(6x)
3d rising bubbles.
bumps(6x)
move distorting spotlight around desktop

C

cage(6x)
Escher's impossible cage, for xscreensaver.
carousel(6x)
displays multiple images rotating in a circular formation
ccurve(6x)
self-similar linear fractals.
celtic(6x)
draws celtic cross-stich patterns
circuit(6x)
animates a number of 3D electronic components.
cityflow(6x)
waves of boxes.
cloudlife(6x)
a cellular automaton based on Conway's Life
cmail(6)
X graphical user interface for chess
companioncube(6x)
a vital aparatus.
compass(6x)
draws a spinning compass.
coral(6x)
simulates coral growth, albeit somewhat slowly.
crackberg(6x)
Lose your way wandering some height fields, and enjoy ...
crafty(6)
chess engine
craftyrc(5)
run control for crafty(6)
crystal(6x)
kaleidescope.
cube21(6x)
animates the Cube 21 puzzle
cubenetic(6x)
cubist 3D undulating blob.
cubestack(6x)
An endless stack of unfolding, translucent cubes.
cubestorm(6x)
a series of 3D boxes that fill space
cubetwist(6x)
A series of nested cubes rotate and slide recursively.
cubicgrid(6x)
rotating 3D lattice seen from inside
cwaves(6x)
languid sinusoidal colors
cynosure(6x)
gentle overlapping squares screen saver.

D

dangerball(6x)
a 3D ball that periodically extrudes spikes. Ouch!
decayscreen(6x)
make a screen meltdown.
deco(6x)
draw tacky 70s basement wall panelling
deluxe(6x)
pulsing sequence of stars, circles, and lines.
demon(6x)
cellular automaton.
discoball(6x)
A dusty, dented disco ball screen saver.
discrete(6x)
discrete map iterative function fractal systems.
distort(6x)
distort the content of the screen in interesting ways
drift(6x)
draws drifting recursive fractal cosmic flames
dymaxionmap(6x)
An animation of Buckminster Fuller's unwrapped icosahe...

E

endgame(6x)
endgame chess screensaver
energystream(6x)
a flow of particles which form an energy stream
engine(6x)
draws a 3D four-stroke engine.
epicycle(6x)
draws a point moving around a circle which moves aroun...
epiphany-game(6)
boulderdash clone
eruption(6x)
eruption of pieces of hot volcanic rock
espdiff(6)
apply the appropriate transformation to a set of patches
euler2d(6x)
two dimensional incompressible inviscid fluid flow.
extrusion(6x)
various rotating extruded shapes.

F

fadeplot(6x)
draws a waving ribbon following a sinusoidal path.
fairymax(6)
xboard-compatible chess and chess-variant engine 'Fair...
fiberlamp(6x)
Fiber Optic Lamp
fireworkx(6x)
pyrotechnic explosions eye-candy.
five-or-more(6)
(unknown subject)
flame(6x)
draw weird cosmic fractals
flipflop(6x)
draws a grid of 3D squares that change positions
flipscreen3d(6x)
rotates an image of the screen through 3 dimensions.
fliptext(6x)
draws pages of text whose lines transparently flip around
flow(6x)
strange attractors.
fluidballs(6x)
the physics of bouncing balls.
flurry(6x)
a colorful particle system
flyingtoasters(6x)
3d space-age jet-powered flying toasters (and toast)
fontglide(6x)
characters float onto the screen to form words
fortune(6)
print a random, hopefully interesting, adage
four-in-a-row(6)
four-in-a-row game for GNOME
fuzzyflakes(6x)
falling snowflakes/flower shapes

G

galaxy(6x)
draws spinning galaxies
gears(6x)
draw interlocking gears, for xscreensaver.
geodesic(6x)
animates a mesh geodesic sphere.
geodesicgears(6x)
gears on the surface of a sphere.
gflux(6x)
rippling surface graphics hack
glblur(6x)
3D radial blur texture fields
glcells(6x)
growing cells graphics hack
gleidescope(6x)
a tiled OpenGL kaleidescope
glhanoi(6x)
OpenGL Towers of Hanoi
glknots(6x)
generates some twisting 3d knot patterns
glmatrix(6x)
simulates the title sequence effect of the movie
glplanet(6x)
rotating 3d texture-mapped planet.
glschool(6x)
a 3D schooling simulation
glslideshow(6x)
slideshow of images using smooth zooming and fades
glsnake(6x)
OpenGL enhanced Rubik's Snake cyclewaster.
gltext(6x)
draws text spinning around in 3D
gnome-chess(6)
A simple chess application for GNOME
gnome-klotski(6)
Sliding block puzzles game for GNOME
gnome-mahjongg(6)
A matching game played with Mahjongg tiles
gnome-mines(6)
The popular logic puzzle minesweeper
gnome-nibbles(6)
A worm game for GNOME
gnome-robots(6)
Based on classic BSD Robots
gnome-sudoku(6)
puzzle game for the popular Japanese sudoku logic puzzle
gnome-taquin(6)
A sliding puzzle game for GNOME.
gnome-tetravex(6)
A simple puzzle game for GNOME
gnuchess(6)
Plays a game of chess, either against the user or agai...
gnuchessu(6)
Start GNU Chess in UCI mode.
gnuchessx(6)
Plays a game of chess, either against the user or agai...
gnugo(6)
The GNU program to play the game of Go
goop(6x)
squishy transparent oil and bubble screenhack
granatier(6)
Bomberman clone
grav(6x)
draws a simple orbital simulation
greynetic(6x)
draw random stippled/color rectangles

H

halftone(6x)
simple halftone pattern of moving mass points
halo(6x)
draw circular patterns
helix(6x)
draw helical string-art patterns
hexadrop(6x)
shrinking hexagons.
hexstrut(6x)
a grid of hexagons composed of rotating Y-shaped struts.
hilbert(6x)
3D Hilbert fractal.
hitori(6)
plays the game of hitori
hoichess(6)
xboard compatible chess engine
hoixiangqi(6)
xiangqi engine
hopalong(6x)
draw real plane fractals
hydrostat(6x)
Wiggly squid or jellyfish with many tentacles.
hypertorus(6x)
Draws a hypertorus that rotates in 4d
hypnowheel(6x)
draws overlapping, translucent spiral patterns

I

iagno(6)
A disk flipping game derived from Reversi
ifs(6x)
draws spinning, colliding iterated-function-system images
imsmap(6x)
generate fractal maps
interaggregate(6x)
Visualize the momentary and aggregate intersections be...
interference(6x)
decaying sinusoidal waves
intermomentary(6x)
Visualize the momentary and aggregate intersections be...
intro(6)
introduction to games

J

jigglypuff(6x)
save your screen by tormenting your eyes.
jigsaw(6x)
permute an image like a jigsaw puzzle
juggler3d(6x)
juggling man screen saver.
julia(6x)
draws spinning, animating julia-set fractals

K

kajongg(6)
KDE Mah Jongg
kajonggserver(6)
KDE Mah Jongg server
kaleidescope(6x)
rotating line segments
kaleidocycle(6x)
draws twistable rings of tetrahedra
katomic(6)
The Atomic Entertainment Handbook
kblackbox(6)
KDE Blackbox Game
kblocks(6)
KDE Blocks Game
kbounce(6)
KDE Jezz Ball game
kbreakout(6)
KDE Breakout Game
kdesnake(6)
A race in hyperspace
kdiamond(6)
KDE Diamond Game
kfourinline(6)
Connect Four clone for KDE
kfourinlineproc(6)
AI backend for kfourinline
kgoldrunner(6)
KDE version of the Loderunner arcade game
khangman(6)
The classical hangman game for KDE
kigo(6)
KDE Go board game
killbots(6)
KDE game of killer robots and teleportation
kiriki(6)
A Yahtzee dice game for KDE
kjumpingcube(6)
Tactical one or two player game
klein(6x)
Draws a 4d Klein bottle.
klickety(6)
a little game about balls and how to get rid of them
klines(6)
Color Lines game for KDE
kmahjongg(6)
Mahjongg game for KDE
kmines(6)
KDE mine sweeper game
knavalbattle(6)
The KDE Battleship clone
knetwalk(6)
A game for system administrators
kolf(6)
A miniature golf game for KDE
kollision(6)
KDE collision game
konquest(6)
Gnu-Lactic Konquest
kpat(6)
KDE patience game
kreversi(6)
KDE Reversi Board KDE
kshisen(6)
Shisen-Sho for KDE
ksirk(6)
KDE Risk strategy game
ksirkskineditor(6)
KsirK Skin Editor
kspaceduel(6)
Arcade two-player space game for KDE
ksquares(6)
KDE Dots and Boxes game
ksudoku(6)
KDE Sudoku games
ktron(6)
A race in hyperspace
ktuberling(6)
Potato game for kids
kubrick(6)
KDE color cube game
kumppa(6x)
spiraling, spinning, splashes of color rush toward the...

L

lament(6x)
animates the Lament Configuration
lavalite(6x)
3D OpenGL simulation of a Lavalite.
lcdscrub(6x)
attempt to repair burn-in on LCD screens
ljlatest(6x)
prints the most recent public posts on livejournal.com.
lockward(6x)
Rotating spinning color-cycling things
loop(6x)
cellular automaton.
LS(6)
display animations aimed to correct users who accident...
lskat(6)
Lieutnant Skat card game for KDE

M

maxqi(6)
xboard-compatible chess and chess-variant engine 'Fair...
maze(6x)
an automated X11 demo repeatedly creating and solving ...
memscroller(6x)
scrolls a dump of its own RAM across the screen
menger(6x)
3D menger gasket fractal.
metaballs(6x)
draws 2D metaballs
mirrorblob(6x)
Draws a wobbly blob that distorts the image behind it.
moebius(6x)
Escher's Moebuis Strip II, with ants.
moebiusgears(6x)
draw a moebius strip of interlocking gears.
moire(6x)
draw circular interference patterns
moire2(6x)
circular interference patterns.
molecule(6x)
draws 3D molecular structures
morph3d(6x)
3d morphing objects.
mountain(6x)
random 3D plots that look vaguely mountainous.
munch(6x)
munching squares

N

nerverot(6x)
induces edginess in the viewer
noof(6x)
draw rotatey patterns
noseguy(6x)
a little guy with a big nose wanders around being witty

P

pacman(6x)
simulates a game of Pac-Man on a randomly-created level.
palapeli(6)
KDE Jigsaw Puzzle Game
pedal(6x)
pretty geometric picture program
penetrate(6x)
simulates a classic arcade shooting game
penrose(6x)
draws quasiperiodic tilings
petri(6x)
simulates mold growing in a petri dish
phosphor(6x)
simulates an old terminal with long-sustain phosphor
photopile(6x)
displays multiple images in a periodically shuffled pile
picmi(6)
Number logic game
piecewise(6x)
lots of moving circles intersecting in interesting ways.
pinion(6x)
draws a scrolling sequence of interconnected gears
pipes(6x)
fill the screen with a plumbing system.
polyhedra(6x)
draws the 80 uniform polyhedra and their duals
polyominoes(6x)
fill a rectangle with irregularly-shaped blocks.
polytopes(6x)
Draws one of the six regular 4d polytopes rotating in 4d.
pong(6x)
Pong Home Video Game Emulator
projectiveplane(6x)
Draws a 4d embedding of the real projective plane.
providence(6x)
eye in glory screenhack
pulsar(6x)
intersecting planes, alpha blending, fog, and textures.
pyro(6x)
simulate fireworks

Q

qix(6x)
bounce colored lines around a window
quadrapassel(6)
Tetris-like game for GNOME
quasicrystal(6x)
aperiodic plane tilings.
queens(6x)
n queens screensaver

R

raverhoop(6x)
Simulates an LED hula hoop in a dark room.
rd-bomb(6x)
reaction/diffusion textures
ripples(6x)
interference patterns.
rocks(6x)
animation of flying through an asteroid field
romanboy(6x)
Draws a 3d immersion of the real projective plane that...
rorschach(6x)
simulate ink-blot patterns
rotzoomer(6x)
animated rotations and scalings of portions of the screen
rubik(6x)
screen saver that solves Rubik's Cube.
rubikblocks(6x)
animates the Rubik's Mirror Blocks puzzle

S

sballs(6x)
draws balls spinning like crazy in GL
shadebobs(6x)
oscillating vapor trails.
shamax(6)
xboard-compatible chess and chess-variant engine 'Fair...
sierpinski(6x)
draws Sierpinski triangle fractals
sierpinski3d(6x)
3D Sierpinski triangle fractal.
skytentacles(6x)
3D tentacles from the sky!
sl(6)
display animations aimed to correct users who accident...
sl-h(6)
display animations aimed to entertain users who liked ...
slidescreen(6x)
permute the screen image like an 8-puzzle
slip(6x)
sucks your screen into a jet engine
sol(6)
a collection of card games which are easy to play with...
sonar(6x)
display a sonar scope
speedmine(6x)
simulates speeding down a rocky mineshaft, or a funky ...
spheremonics(6x)
3d spherical harmonic shapes.
splitflap(6x)
a simulation of a split-flap electromechanical display.
splodesic(6x)
k A geodesic sphere experiences a series of eruptions.
spotlight(6x)
move spotlight around desktop
sproingies(6x)
Q-Bert meets Marble Madness!
squiral(6x)
square spirals screensaver
stairs(6x)
Escher's infinite staircase.
starfish(6x)
radially-symmetric throbbing colormap-hacking graphics...
starwars(6x)
draws a perspective text crawl, like at the beginning ...
stonerview(6x)
3D undulating ribbons of squares.
strange(6x)
draws strange attractors
substrate(6x)
Grow crystal-like lines on a computational substrate
superquadrics(6x)
morphing 3d shapes.
surfaces(6x)
Draws some interesting 3d parametric surfaces.
swirl(6x)
draws swirly color-cycling patterns

T

tali(6)
A variation on poker with dice and less money.
tangram(6x)
watch the computer solve tangram puzzles.
tessellimage(6x)
Converts an image to triangles using Delaunay tessella...
thornbird(6x)
Bird in a Thornbush fractal.
timetunnel(6x)
Plasma tunnels fade in and out
topblock(6x)
a 3D world of falling blocks that build up and up.
triangle(6x)
random mountains using iterative subdivision of triang...
tronbit(6x)
Yes. Yes. No. Yes. Yes. No. Yes. Yes yes yes yes yes.
truchet(6x)
draws curved or angular Truchet patterns
twang(6x)
pluck pieces of the screen

U

unicrud(6x)
Bounces a random Unicode character on the screen.
unknownpleasures(6x)
an animation of the signal from the pulsar PSR B1919+21.

V

vermiculate(6x)
to move in a worm-like manner.
vidwhacker(6x)
grab images and apply random filters to them
voronoi(6x)
draws a randomly-colored Voronoi tessellation

W

wander(6x)
colorful random-walk.
whirlwindwarp(6x)
crazy moving stars
winduprobot(6x)
screen saver.
wormhole(6x)
animation of flying through a wormhole

X

xanalogtv(6x)
Simulate reception on an old analog TV set
xboard(6)
X graphical user interface for chess
xflame(6x)
draws animated flames
xjack(6x)
all work and no play makes jack a dull boy
xlyap(6x)
display an array of Lyapunov exponents graphically
xmatrix(6x)
simulates the computer displays from the movie
xrayswarm(6x)
swarms with color trails.
xspirograph(6x)
simulates the rotation of a disk inside a circular rim

Z

zoom(6x)
wander around magnified desktop

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