dcss is a fun roguelike game that is now available on a tildeverse server
for your enjoyment. There are two ways to play: via
WebTiles for simple
2d graphics and via
ssh for a more traditional ascii interface.
If you already have an account on tilde.institute, you can play via the
ascii interface by issuing the command
dcss. This will automatically
connect to the server and present the login/registration menu.
Some users prefer graphics. For
WebTiles, it will be necessary to go to
to open the
All games on CTVO (the tildeverse crawl server) are recorded for later
playback. In order to review a previously recorded game, navigate to the
ttyrec directory, select a username,
and download the
ttyrec file. You'll need to have the
installed in order to review them. Issue:
ttyplay file.ttyrec and watch
as your terminal automagically transforms into a recorded DCSS game.
ttyplay is installed on tilde.institute, so feel free to download a
game to your home directory and watch it from there.
Want to see the run-down of a game? Check out the
file for it. They're sorted into username directories at:
morgue file contains information such as how you died, your stats,
an account of monsters vanquished, among other stuff.