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10 Top Tools for Novelists
The software featured in this article is designed to meet the specialised needs of a budding novelist. There's the finest open source distraction-free tools, software designed to create visual novels, and tools to help capture and visualise ideas.

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(commercial) Mathematica seamlessly integrates a numeric and symbolic computational engine, graphics system, programming language, documentation system, and advanced connectivity to other applications. It is this range of capabilities--many world-leading in their own right--that makes Mathematica uniquely capable as a "one-stop shop" for you or your organization's technical work. It can handle complex symbolic calculations that often involve hundreds of thousands or millions of terms. Read more


  • IGE - Outer Space
    IGE - Outer Space is an on-line strategy game which takes place in the dangerous universe. You will become powerful commander of many stars, planets, and great fleets and will struggle for survival with other commanders.
  • Invasion - Battle of Survival
    Battle of Survival is a real-time strategy game using the Stratagus game engine. Invasion - Battle of Survival 2.0 integrates new features like Guichan menus, improved UI, image-based map system, new units, new set elements, internationalisation.
  • KAtoms
    KAtoms is a clone of an old Amiga turn-based multiplayer strategy game for the KDE desktop, with improvements such as irregular board shapes, AI players, and a scalable user interface. Players take turns to place their atoms on the board, causing explosions and chain reactions which convert enemy atoms to their own color. The object of the game is to overwhelm the board. The simple rules of the game give rise to complex and unpredictable reactions which provide interesting gameplay.
  • KJumpingcube
    KJumpingcube is a simple dice driven tactical game. The playing area consists of squares containing points. Players move by clicking on either a vacant square, or on own square.
  • KsirK
    KsirK is a free and Open Source strategy Game for KDE. KsirK is a computerized version of a well known strategy game. KsirK is a multi-player network-enabled game with a basic AI.
  • KTris
    KTris is a tris game for KDE. It allows you to set up the size of the field and the number of symbols to line up to win.
  • LinBolo
    (shareware) LinBolo is an implementation of the popular Macintosh network game "Bolo" from the early to middle nineties from scratch on the Window platform. It runs on Windows 95, 98, NT4 (SP5+) and Windows 2000 operating systems. It also runs on Linux. Bolo is a 16 player graphical networked real-time multi-player tank battle game. It has elements of arcade-style shoot-em-up action, but for the serious players who play 12 hour games with 16 players working in teams in different networked computer clusters around an office or university campus, it becomes more of a strategy game.
  • LordsAWar!
    LordsAWar! is a clone of Warlords 2. It is a turn-based strategy game where up to 8 players strive for control of as many cities as possible. Produce new armies in cities to conquer nearby cities. Using the income from those cities, make more armies to take more cities. Read more
  • M.U.L.E
    A Linux/SDL port of a MULE clone. You play a colonist on the moon, you acquire territory, and decide how to use it, by either farming, mining ore, collecting solar energy or mining crystals.
  • Majesty
    (commercial) Majesty contains both the full Majesty game, and the expansion pack, The Northern Expansion. Majesty is a Real Time Strategy game with a difference. Instead of controling your forces directly, you have to ask them, and if they think its a good idea, or if you pay them enough, then they will do it.
  • Matanza
    Matanza is a multiplayer game where each player controls a ship and is supposed to destroy the other players.
  • Mega-Glest
    Mega-Glest adds a lot of enhancements to Glest. This project aims to improve both on the game and its content. Read more
  • Miller's Quest!
    Miller's Quest! is a role-playing simulator game. It could also be described as a "fire-and-forget role-playing game". In other words, it is not a role-playing game in the most traditional sense, because there is absolutely no player interaction. The emphasis on this game is the simulation of role-playing.
  • MyLink
    MyLink is a free Uplink clone. MyLink supports network play already in this early stage of development.
  • Myth II: Soulblighter
    (commercial) In command of a ragtag army of beserkers, dwarves, soldiers and sorcerers, you are the last hope (yet again) of saving the folk of Madrigal and the West from the evil might of Soulblighter and his minions.
  • Nautix
    Nautix will be a full-featured Open Source game with a 3D view, multiplayer mode, customizable levels and a lot of items like wood, stone or gold. It is both realtime strategy and roleplay game, so it features Avatars as well as large armies. It can be played alone, in a local network or over the Internet. The 3D graphics are scalable to the speed of the computer and the needs of the player.
  • NGStar
    NGStar is a clone of a HP48 game called dstar. The goal is to catch all gifts in the level to get access to the next one.
  • nhtsclient
    nhtsclient is a ncurses-based client for the realtime multiplayer trading game Holsham Traders.
  • NiwiE
    NiwiE consists of the game of Neutron and Co-Neutron.
  • Openglad
    Openglad is an SDL port of an old DOS game called Gladiator, which was developed by FSGames in the mid 90's. It is a top-down gauntlet-style RPG in which you hire team mates, go on missions, and improve your team with the spoils you reap.
  • OpenRedAlert
    OpenRedAlert is a Westwood Red Alert game engine. It is a real time strategy game. To play the game with this engine, you need the original game (mix files). The only game supported is Red Alert 1.
  • OpenRTS
    OpenRTS is a realtime strategy game. It features isometric graphics, networked multiplayer support, and single-player scenarios.
  • palito
    palito is a real time strategy game in early development, inspired on the playability of Total Annihilation.
  • Pizza Business
    Pizza Business is a console-based game written in C++. You start your own restaurant, with 10 000 as initial budget. Buy ingredients, hire chefs, servants and managers, and fake, ingame-choice of advertising in newspapers, internet, and through SMS
  • Prometheus
    Prometheus is a runtime strategy game for X Windows that features nine different buildings, four different types of vehicles, fog of war, ten levels and more.
  • Qonk
    Qonk is a small build-and-conquer strategy game with very simple rules. The setting of the game is a solar system of planets. Your goal is to conquer all of the planets in the game by sending ships there.
  • Railroad Tycoon II
    (commercial) Railroad Tycoon II is a strategy/simulation that captures the authentic look and feel of the fabled late-1800's railways and focuses on industries such as coal, steel and textiles. Railroad Tycoon II has over 34 types of cargo and 50 train engines, and also features sophisticated economic system and simulated stock market.
  • ri-li
    ri-li is a really nice wooden toy train game. The goal is to control your wooden toy train through the rails and collect all the special items.
  • Russian Mafia
    Russian Mafia is a client-free multiplayer popular IRC Game written in perl. A very popular multiplayer game in Russian IRC.
  • SDL-Toms
    SDL-Toms is a clone of the game Atoms, using SDL. Works on Linux, and now has Windows binaries.
  • ShipWars Terminal
    ShipWars Terminal is a ETI (curses based) client for the XShipWars system. For when your in the mood for blowing up vessels and other anti-social activities but you just don't have a graphical enviroment to run XSW.
  • SimCity 3000
    (commercial) The famous SimCity series from Maxis is now on its way to Linux at last! Now you can get down and dirty with zoning, energy consumption, crime control, and taxation, all in the hopes of keeping those finicky Sims happy in your metropolis -- or suffer their wrath at the ballot box.
  • Spellcast
    Spellcast is a multi-player X pseudo-strategy game which concerns a conflict between two or more powerful wizards. The opponents use mystical hand gestures to invoke their spells -- spells of summoning, elemental energy, protection, psionic influence, and good old-fashioned brute force.
  • Star Conquest
    A turn-based strategic wargame. It may be played as a single player, multi-player or network game. Up to ten players can play in a game, accompanied by up to ten computer controlled players.
  • Star Voyager
    Star Voyager is a space combat and exploration game set in the Star Trek universe. It uses the SDL library for portability and should compile on any platform supporting SDL and Standard C.
  • Starlane empire
    Starlane empire is a turn by turn space strategy game. The game in itself is a port to newer operating systems (currently unices) of the old DOS game Ascendancy.
  • Starlink
    (commercial) Starlink is a Sci-Fi real-time strategy game designed for handheld devices (ideally tablets). Play by yourself against challenging AI, cooperatively with up to 5 of your friends, or even competitively against them -- whether on the same device or on multiple (over WiFi or Internet).
  • StormWar
    StormWar is a 3D realtime strategy game inspired by a quite unknown but great old game: NetStorm, Islands at War.
  • Sumeria
    Sumeria is the good old "Govern Ancient Sumeria", with a 1983 ecology re-write.
  • Tanky
    Tanky is a game is for two or three players and the main goal is to shoot your opponents. Has 10 stages + one if draw. Uses 640x480 16 colors.
  • Teddy
    Teddy is a modular, generic space-role playing framework.
  • TEG
    Tenes Empanadas Graciela is a round-based computer board game. The idea for this Open Source program came from 'Plan Tactico y Estrategico de la Guerra' but it differs in many aspects of the rules. Read more
  • Thousand Parsec
    Thousand Parsec is a free and open source 4X space strategy game, but it is different in the sense that it is designed for long games supporting universes as large as your computer can handle. 4X stands for eXplore, eXpand, eXterminate and eXploit which are the main phases in games of these genre. Similar games are Stars!, Reach for the Stars, Master of Orion and Galactic Civilizations.
  • Tornado
    Tornado is the clone of a C64 game. The goal of the game is to destroy the opponent's house with certain weather phenomenons: rain, snow, hail, lightning and tornado. The game can be played together (two players), against the computer (or two computer players against each other) or over a TCP connection.
  • Transit Executive
    In Transit Executive you build transit systems, make profits, and take over the competition in this real time strategy-simulation game.
  • Turnracer
    Turnracer is an open-source (GPL) Turn-Based racer game.
  • TW-Light
    TW-Light is an open source clone/sequel to the epic cross-genre game Star Control II. Currently it includes only a combat portion, although epic adventure part that is called TW:Legacies is actively developed now.
  • TWClone
    TWClone is a multi-player turn based strategy game; clone of the popular BBS Door game Trade Wars 2002.
  • Twixt
    Twixt is a remake of an old 3M Bookshelf game by the same name. It is an abstract thinking type of game. Network play is supported. Required: X and SDL as well as SDL_image.
  • UFO 2000
    UFO2000 is free and opensource turn based tactical squad simulation game with multiplayer support. While having its own engine written from scratch, the game still relies on the data files from the famous X-COM: UFO Defense game. That's why it looks very much like a multiplayer mod for X-COM.

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