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atanks - obliterate each other with oversize weapons


atanks [options]


Atomic Tanks is a multi-player game in which you attempt to destroy other tanks while trying to protect your own. You earn money for destroying other tanks; with this money you can buy upgrades and better weapons for your tank.

This game is similar Scorched Earth or the Worms series of games.


display extra information while running
display a brief message showing which options can be used
run Atomic Tanks in full screen mode
run Atomic Tanks in a window (this is the default)
set th the color depth to either 16 or 32 bits
set the window width (default is 800)
set the window height (default is 600)


Atomic Tanks was written by Tom Hudson <>. This manual page was written by Graham Wilson <> for the Debian project, but may be used by others.

17 April 2004