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EDGAR(6) The Legend of Edgar EDGAR(6)


edgar - A 2D platform game with a persistent world.


edgar [OPTION]


The Legend of Edgar is a platform game, not unlike those found on the Amiga and SNES. Edgar must battle his way across the world, solving puzzles and defeating powerful enemies to achieve his quest.

When Edgar's father fails to return home after venturing out one dark and stormy night, Edgar fears the worst: he has been captured by the evil sorcerer who lives in a fortress beyond the forbidden swamp.

Donning his armour, Edgar sets off to rescue him, but his quest will not be easy...


Captures keyboard input.

Replays captured keyboard input.

Loads the game in slot. Slots begin at 0.

Disables the joystick.

Use the joystick in slot slot. Slots begin at 0.

Show the end credits.

Use language code language. e.g. en_US, es, pl

Display help screen.


The Legend of Edgar gameplay manual can be found in </usr/share/doc/edgar/index.html>.


Written by Richard Sweeney <>.

This manual page was written by Zorian M <>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).

October 2015 edgar