UnNetHack – fork of NetHack game

UnNetHack is a fork of NetHack, originally based on the hugely popular roguelike game NetHack. NetHack was first released in 1987, and is considered by many gamers to be one of the best gaming experiences the computing world offers.

UnNetHack adds a number of enhancements to NetHack, such as additional monsters, more levels, a few new objects, additional dangers, more challenging gameplay, and most importantly more entertainment than vanilla NetHack. It offers a tutorial to help new players get started.

Be warned, UnNetHack is fiendishly addictive.

Features include:

  • Adds a number of enhancements to NetHack such as additional monsters, more levels, a few new objects, additional dangers, more challenging gameplay, and most importantly more entertainment than vanilla NetHack.
  • User interface improvements.
  • Dungeon map overview.
  • Pickup thrown.
  • Quiver fired ammunition.
  • Paranoid.
  • Tutorial to help new players get started.

Website: sourceforge.net/projects/unnethack
Support: Development Blog, GitHub
Developer: Patrick Mueller
License: Nethack GPL

UnNetHack

UnNetHack is written in C. Learn C with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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