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Name of the software: FreeDink
Homepage: https://www.gnu.org/software/freedink
Why include it?: It is a Zelda-like game with some RPG elements and people can create their own adventure using FreeDinkEdit. Since the release of the original Dink Smallwood game in 1997, people keep making mods for it to this day.
Is it open source?: Yes. FreeDink is based on the source code of the original game released in 2001.

Tarball link: https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/freedink/freedink-108.4.tar.gz

Source repository link: https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/freedink

Note: It is also recommended to add DFArc 3 and FreeDink data. The former is a frontend which lets you run custom adventures without using a command prompt, the latter contains files required to play the game.

FreeDink Data: https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/freedink/freedink-data-1.08.20170409.tar.gz
DFArc 3: https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/freedink/dfarc-3.12.tar.gz

Event Timeline

KayX291 created this task.Mar 28 2018, 8:41 AM
This comment was removed by JoshStrobl.
DataDrake triaged this task as Wishlist priority.Jul 21 2018, 2:40 AM
DataDrake moved this task from Backlog to Accepted For Inclusion on the Package Requests board.
JoshStrobl closed this task as Wontfix.Aug 16 2018, 8:16 PM
JoshStrobl claimed this task.

It's been a month since this has been accepted and marked for needs maintainer. Given nobody has stepped up to provide an accepted patch, marking as wontfix. Feel free to re-open when a patch has been submitted via the appropriate process.

aleksvor closed this task as Resolved.Mar 5 2019, 8:57 AM

All 3 packages landed in stable.