A downloadable Tank - 2017 for Windows and Linux

Remember the game Tank 1990 (AKA Battlecity published in 1985 on )? This is a modern remake of that with better graphics. it is available on Windows and Linux. you can find more here at my website.

** This game is a two player local PVP game **

Important notes:
*Compatibility for Windows:
- This game currently suports nVidia and AMD graphics cards only. so make sure to launch the game on those highperformance graphic cards.
*Compatibility for Linux:
- Work on all systems
*depending on your graphics card, the game might take a while to load. be patient since it does not have a loading screen yet.

Yellow Tank:
- Hull Movement: W,A,S,D
- Turret Movement: E,Q
- Fire: F/Space
- Smoke: C

Blue Tank:
- Hull Movement: I,J,K,L Alternative: 8,4,5,6
- Turret Movement: U,O Alternative: 7,9
- Fire: H  Alternative:0/Enter
- Smoke: N  Alternative: .

- Navigate Menu: Arrow Keys  or W,A,S,D
- Select menu item: Enter
- Reset Game: G
- Speed Up game: +
- Slow down Game: -
- Exit: Esc

Install instructions


1- Download the files

2- Move it to desired location

3- extract the files

for Windows:

4- run oalinst.exe (this is an installer for openAL, This library is used in windows and allows the game audio to work)

5- run Tanks-2017 shortcut

for Linux:

4- open a terminal and install openAl and ALUT . For example in ubuntu following commands will do this:

sudo apt-get install libopenal0a libopenal-dev

sudo apt-get install libalut0 libalut-dev

5- run the executable with tank icon


Tank2017-Windows-Executable-Only.zip 33 MB
Tank 2017- Linux - Executable Only.tar.bz2 30 MB

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