blobwars — platform shooting game


blobwars [OPTION]


Since their world was invaded by an alien race, the Blobs have faced a lifetime of war. But now they have a chance to win the war once and for all.

In Blob Wars: Metal Blob Solid, you take on the role of a fearless Blob agent, Bob. Bob's mission is to infiltrate the various enemy bases around the Blobs' homeworld and rescue as many MIAs as possible. But standing in his way are many vicious aliens, other Blobs who have been assimilated and the evil alien leader, Galdov.


start the game in full screen mode.

use mono sound output instead of stereo.

runs the game without sounds and music.

shows version number and exits.

displays a summary of command line options to standard output, and exits.

More info

The Blob Wars: Metal Blob Solid gameplay manual can be found in </usr/share/doc/blobwars/index.html>.


Written by Stephen Sweeney <>.

This manual page was written by Jorda Polo <>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).