scorched3d — 3D game similar to Scorched Earth


scorched3d [options]


This program is a free (GPL) 3D game based heavily on the classic DOS game Scorched Earth "The Mother Of All Games". Scorched3D adds amongst other new features a 3D island environment and LAN and internet play.


The following options are supported.

Allows any program exceptions to be thrown (core dumps).
-settingsdir <string>
The directory in the user's home directory that the scorched3d settings are stored in (Default: .scorched3d).


Scorched3D has been written by Gavin Camp <>. This man page was written by Bartosz Fenski <> for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution (but it may be used by others).