Subject: pkg/20064: New package games/tuxracer
To: None <>
From: David Ferlier <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 01/26/2003 13:05:01
>Number:         20064
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       New package games/tuxracer
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Jan 26 04:06:00 PST 2003
>Originator:     David Ferlier
>Release:        NetBSD 1.6
System: NetBSD hell 1.6 NetBSD 1.6 (CATAPULT) #0: Sat Dec 14 20:38:30 CET 2002 root@hell:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/CATAPULT i386

Tux Racer lets you take on the role of Tux the Linux Penguin as he races down
steep, snow-covered mountains. Enter cups and compete to win the title! Tux
Racer includes a variety of options for gameplay, including the ability to
race courses in fog, at night, and under high winds.

Your journey starts as you compete on local courses. Win and you will unlock
other courses and cups that will lead you to more exciting and challenging
races. Only the quickest, smartest, and luckiest will win!

Features (as of version 0.60)

* Fun, easy to learn
* Exciting 3D courses
* Sophisticated physics result in thrilling rides down the mountains
* Collect herring while avoiding obstacles for high scores
* Race over a variety of surfaces, including fluffy snow and slick ice
* Race in various weather conditions and lighting conditions
* Create your own courses using any paint program such as The GIMP (no 3D
  modeller required)
* Suitable for all ages