OpenTTD is a tile-based transportation management game based on Transport Tycoon Deluxe. The game is in the community repository.
Install the game binaries:
pacman -S openttd
Install the opensource graphics and sound data:
pacman -S openttd-opensfx openttd-opengfx
Original Transport Tycoon Deluxe data (optional)
OpenTTD can utilize the non-free graphics and sound data of the original Windows/DOS version of Transport Tycoon Deluxe.
Where to get the data
If you wish to play OpenTTD with the non-free TTD base graphics and sounds, you will need several files from either the Windows/DOS version of Transport Tycoon Deluxe.
You can get these files from the game CD-ROM, from an existing install or you get them from the freely available game installation archive available at Abandonia.
Graphics and sound effects
Copy the following files to /usr/share/openttd/data/
- trg1r.grf or TRG1.GRF
- trgcr.grf or TRGC.GRF
- trghr.grf or TRGH.GRF
- trgir.grf or TRGI.GRF
- trgtr.grf or TRGT.GRF
If you wish to listen to the original music (Windows version only), Copy the files from the gm folder of the original TTD game directory to: /usr/share/openttd/gm/
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