How to install 0 A.D. on Ubuntu

0 A.D. is a free, open-source, cross-platform real-time strategy (RTS) game of ancient warfare for Windows, Linux and OS X. It is a historically-based war/economy game that allows players to relive or rewrite the history of Western civilizations, focusing on the years between 500 B.C. and 500 A.D. It is released under GPL licence. The Linux version system requirements are at least 1 GHz Intel processor, 512 MB RAM, any 128 MB OpenGL 1.3 with 3D hardware accelerated drivers. This game is still in Alpha stage but usable.

Install 0 A.D. game on Ubuntu:

In Ubuntu open your Terminal app. To open terminal click the Dash home from unity launcher. And type terminal in the search field. And click Terminal.Then type the below code in terminal and hit enter. It will add the 0 AD PPA on your system.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:wfg/0ad

Type your ubuntu password if needed. And press enter key to continue or ctrl-c to cancel adding the ppa.Then type below command and hit enter.

sudo apt-get update

Then type below command and press enter.

sudo apt-get install 0ad

Type y and hit enter to confirm 0 A.D. installation. After the successful installation of 0 AD, type below command in your terminal app and hit enter to open it


You can also open it from Ubuntu dash search by typing 0ad.

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