Battle for Wesnoth is a free open-source turn based strategy game for Windows, Linux, Mac OS and Android.The game is designed by David White and first released in 2003. It comes with 16 single player campaigns and 46 multiplayer maps to choose to play. The game is very simple, you need to build a powerful army by controlling villages and defeating enemies for experience. Battle for Wesnoth is based on the Master of Monsters and Warsong game.
This game comes with 6 factions known as Rebels, Knalgan Alliance, Loyalists, Northerners, Undead and Drakes with more than 200 unit types. The Battle for Wesnoth has a built-in map editor and supports add-ons to extent its function.
How to install Battle for Wesnoth on Ubuntu
Open your terminal app (ctrl+alt+t) and type the below command and press the enter key.
sudo apt update
Type your Ubuntu password if needed and press the enter key. After that type the below command and hit the enter key to install Battle for Wesnoth game on Ubuntu.
sudo apt install wesnoth
Type Y and press the enter key to confirm the installation. After the successful installation of Battle for Wesnoth restart your ubuntu and open it from the applications menu or you can also open it from the below command.
Install Battle for Wesnoth via Flatpak:
First install flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it after the installation.
Now in the terminal app run below Battle for Wesnoth flatpak install command. It will install the latest version of Battle for Wesnoth on your Ubuntu Linux.
flatpak install flathub org.wesnoth.Wesnoth
After that open Battle for Wesnoth game using below command.
flatpak run org.wesnoth.Wesnoth
And uninstall Battle for Wesnoth using below command.
sudo flatpak uninstall org.wesnoth.Wesnoth