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Best Linux Terminal Games For Alltime

Best Linux Terminal Games For Alltime
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Insight: Best Linux Terminal Games For Alltime

It’s always fun to use Linux terminal and even more fun to play games on terminal. This post is for you if you are looking to have a break in terminal by playing Linux terminal console games.

Best Linux Terminal Games For All Time

1. 2048-cli

It’s a console version of popular game 2048. 

Run the following  command to install 2048 in Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install libncurses5-dev
sudo apt-get install libsdl2-dev libsdl2-ttf-dev
sudo apt-get install 2048-cli

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2. Nudoku

It is an open source terminal based sudoku game. It is ncurses based sudoku game.

Run the following  command to install Nudoku on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install nudoku

For other Linux based operating systems.

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3. Greed Terminal Game

Greed is an interesting game to play. It is like you need to eat a game field until you run out of moves.

Run the following command to install greed on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install greed

4. Moon-Buggy

Funny game where you need to drive a car on the moon’s surface.

Run the following command to install Moon Buggy on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install moon-buggy

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5. My man

MyMan is a text-mode video game which is inspired by Namco’s Pac-Man.

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6. Robot Finds Kitten

It’s another interesting game to play in Linux terminal where a robot is supposed to find a kitten by checking around various objects.

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7. nInvaders

nInvaders is a terminal version of popular GUI Space invaders game.

Run the following command to install nInvaders on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install ninvaders

8. Pacm4conesole

This is a terminal version of the Pac-man.  You can have similar experience on Linux terminal like you used to have while playing Pac-man.

Run the following command to install on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install pacman4console

9. Bastet

Bastet is the Tetris for Linux based operating system. Run the following command to install Bastet on Ubuntu.

sudo apt install bastet

10. nSnake

Who doesn’t love playing snake game in old Nokia phones. nSnake is a snake game for Linux and you can play it on Linux terminal.
Run the following command to install nSnake on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install nsnake

11. A.T.C

Air Traffic Controller or ATC is an interesting game which can simulate an entire air traffic system in your terminal.

Install the game using the command below:

sudo apt-get install bsdgames

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