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American Civil War strategy game

Civil is a cross-platform, turnbased, networked strategy game that allows players to take part in scenarios set during the American Civil war. It simulates battles on a company level (roughly 100 men).


User guide available in HTMl format from
"IRC [] " IRC Help channel

"IRC [] " IRC development channel


Download version 0.83 (alpha)
released on 9 August 2004

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License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey30 August 2002

Leaders and contributors

Frank Raiser Contributor
Kalle Svensson Contributor
Mike Szczerban Contributor
Pete Shinners Contributor
Ryan Kulla Contributor
Chakie Maintainer

Resources and communication

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HelpMailing List Info/Archive
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DeveloperVCS Repository Webview

Software prerequisites

Required to useSDL
Required to usePython 2.1 or later
Required to usepython-xml
Required to usePygame 1.4 or later
Required to usepython-pqueue

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 21 January 2017.


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