Open Surge

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Open Surge
Open Surge
GenresSide-scrolling platform game
Latest release0.5.2.1  (Announcement)
Release dateApril 15, 2021
PlatformsLinux, Android, Windows
DeveloperAlexandre Martins, others
Code licenseGPL 3-or-later
Media licensesCC-BY 3.0, CC-0
P. languageC
Open Surge is a free game. This means that the source code is available to be studied, modified, and distributed. Most projects look for help with testing, documentation, graphics, etc., as well.
Available as a package in:  
Fedora logo.svg Fedora: opensurge  
Flatpak logo.png Flatpak: org.opensurge2d.OpenSurge 
Snapcraft-logo.svg Snap: opensurge 
Daemon-phk.svg FreeBSD: opensurge

Open Surge is a free software platform game inspired by Sonic the Hedgehog. Up until version 0.1.4 from September 19th, 2010, it was known as OpenSonic before being given a distinct identity to avoid legal issues with Sega. They also emphasize that the underlying engine is usable for original games as well, with a custom scripting system known as SurgeScript.

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