Surge the Rabbit

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Surge the Rabbit
GenresSide-scrolling platform game
Latest release0.6.1  (Announcement)
Release dateMay 17, 2024
PlatformsLinux, Android, Windows
DeveloperAlexandre Martins, others
Code licenseGPL 3-or-later
Media licensesCC-BY 3.0, CC-0
P. languageC
Surge the Rabbit 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

Surge the Rabbit 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 in order to become free software (which also allowed it to be packaged on Fedora and Debian, whereas it was previously rejected), being called OpenSurge until version 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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