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1 # Xonotic Wiki
2
3 Welcome to the official Xonotic wiki.
4
5 If you wish to contribute, see [Editing](Editing).
6
7 ## Documentation, Communication and Social Networks
8 -       [Official Website](http://xonotic.org)
9         -       [Official Forums](http://forums.xonotic.org) are a lively place for Xonotic players to discuss anything.
10         -       [Xonotic game stats](http://stats.xonotic.org/) shows useful statistics information about servers, players, scores, maps, etc.
11 -       You are looking at the [official wiki](https://gitlab.com/xonotic/xonotic/wikis/home).
12         -       [Unofficial wiki](http://xonotic.wikia.com/wiki/Xonotic_Wiki) may contain dated but still helpful information.
13 -       [IRC channels](Channels) are where most players ask/answer questions, exchange ideas, organize game events, etc. in **real time**. You can even chat with players in the game.
14 -       [Facebook](https://www.facebook.com/xonotic/)
15 -       [Twitter](https://twitter.com/xonotic)
16
17 ## Gameplay
18
19 ### Tutorials
20 - [HALOGENE’S NEWBIE CORNER](Halogenes_Newbie_Corner) has rich information for beginners. **Must read!** You will enjoy the game more!
21 - [Overkill Tutorial](Overkill-Tutorial)
22
23 ### Game Mechanics
24 -   [Maps](Maps)
25 -   [Players](Players)
26 -   [Items](Items)
27 -   [Vehicles](Vehicles)
28 -   [Weapons](Weapons)
29
30 ### Game Modes/Types/Mutators/Mods and Special Servers
31
32 #### Game Modes (or Game Types)
33 In Xonotic, game modes and game types mean the same thing -- different modes/types have different goals to achieve in a game.
34
35 The following modes are more popular ones:
36
37 -   [Capture the Flag](Capture-the-Flag)
38 -   [Clan Arena](Clan-Arena)
39 -   [Deathmatch](Deathmatch)
40 -   [Duel](Duel)
41 -   [Freeze Tag](Freeze-Tag)
42 -   [Keepaway](Keepaway)
43 -   [Key Hunt](Key-Hunt)
44 -   [Race CTS](Race-CTS)
45 -   [Team Deathmatch](Team-Deathmatch)
46
47 The following modes are available, although slightly less common than the above:
48
49 -   [Arena](Arena)
50 -   [Assault](Assault)
51 -   [Conquest](Conquest)
52 -   [Domination](Domination)
53 -   [Last Man Standing](Last-Man-Standing)
54 -   [Nexball](Nexball)
55 -   [Onslaught](Onslaught)
56 -   [Race](Race)
57 -   [Runematch](Rune)
58
59 #### Standard Mutators
60 Mutators change the configuration of the game play, e.g. how weapon appears, which special weapons are availabale, or the physics in the game. This is usually set by the game admins who set up games for other players.  Standard Mutators are available in the game menu.
61
62 -   [Dodging](Dodging)
63 -   [Midair](Midair)
64 -   [Vampire](Vampire)
65 -   [Blood Loss](Blood-Loss)
66 -   [Low Gravity](Low-Gravity)
67 -   [Cloak](Cloak)
68 -   [Relics](Relics)
69 -   [Weapon Arena](Weapon-Arena)
70 -   [Grappling Hook](Grappling-Hook)
71 -   [Jet Pack](Jet-Pack)
72 -   [Rocket Flying](Rocket-Flying)
73 -   [Pinata](Pinata)
74 -   [Weapons Stay](Weapons-Stay)
75 -   [InstaGib](InstaGib)
76 -   [NIX](NIX)
77
78 #### [Special Servers](Special-Servers)
79
80 #### [Mods](Mods)
81
82 ### Misc
83 -   [Camera for demos explained](Demo-Camera)
84 -   [Xonotic Bot Orchestra](Xonotic-Bot-Orchestra)
85 -   [Impulse map](impulse-map)
86
87
88 ## The Software
89 -   [Repository Access](Repository_Access) (how to compile from git) (see also [Git repo structure](Git))
90 -   [Privacy and Security](privacy-and-security)
91 -   [Hardware Requirements](Hardware-Requirements)
92
93 ## Arts & Media
94 -   [Art Roadmap](Art-Roadmap)
95 -   [Artistic Style](Artistic-Style)
96 -   [Xonotic Logo](Logo)
97 -   [Maps Makeover](Maps-Makeover)
98 -   [Weapons Makeover](Weapons-Makeover)
99     -   [New weapon names discussion](NamesWeapons)
100 -   [2d art](2d art)
101 -   [Music](Music)
102     -   [Music contributions](Music-contributions)
103 -   [Sound FX](Sound-FX)
104     -   [Sound FX contributions](Sound-FX-contributions)
105 -   Story Themes
106     -   [Close to home](Close-to-home)
107     -   [Tech Conglomerate](Tech-Conglomerate)
108
109
110 ## Editing
111
112 In this section you will find helpful information about editing Xonotic in general, let that be coding, texturing, modeling, mapping, etc
113
114 ### Programming
115 -   [Introduction to QuakeC](Introduction-to-QuakeC)
116 -   [DarkPlaces Wiki](index)
117 -   [QuakeC Specifications v1.0](QuakeC-Wiki)
118 -   [QuakeC tutorials](http://www.inside3d.com/tutorials.php) at inside3d.com
119 -   [NewQC](NewQC) - Possible changes regarding QC (compiler, syntax, …)
120
121 ### [Modeling](Modeling)
122 -   [Textures know-how](Textures)
123 -   [Normal Maps know-how](Normal-Maps)
124 -   [Polygon count](Polycounts) on Weapons and Models
125 -   [.framegroups](framegroups) file (allow self playing animations) know-how
126 -   [.sounds](Voices-and-sounds) file (player model sounds) know-how
127 -   [How to compile dpm models](dpmodel)
128 -   [How to make weapons](Weaponsystem)
129 -   How to get an animated mesh from [Blender to DPM](Blender-to-DPM)
130 -   [Inter-Quake Model (IQM) Format](http://sauerbraten.org/iqm/)
131 -   [Player Model Spec](Player-Model-Spec)
132 -   [Blender to IQM](Blender-to-IQM)
133
134 ### Texturing
135 -   Tutorials [1](http://www.cgtextures.com/content.php?action=tutorials)
136 -   [Recovering detailed normals from photo textures](http://www.cgtextures.com/content.php?action=tutorial&name=normalmap)
137 -   [Hard Surface Texture Painting](http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=373024)
138 -   Some [tips](http://forums.xonotic.org/showthread.php?tid=63&pid=445#pid445) by *FruitieX*
139 -   [Q3A Shader Manual](http://toolz.nexuizninjaz.com/shader/)
140
141 ### Configuration
142 -   [Capturing video clips and using the demo camera](Democapture)
143 -   [Git](Git)
144
145 ### [Mapping](Mapping)
146 -   [Creating Maps](Creating-Maps)
147 -   [Mapper resources](Mapper-resources)
148 -   [Map naming convention](http://alientrap.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2363&sid=4f8a9e06ada52255e98bdfa744ec6beb#p27330)
149
150 ## Project
151
152 ### Team, Community, and Public Relations
153 -   [Organizational Structure](Organizational-Structure)
154 -   [Roles and Skills](Roles) of contributing community members
155 -   [Community development](Community-development) planning
156 -   [Public Relations](Pr)
157
158 ### Plans
159 -   Check out our [Project Plan](Plan) so far
160 -   [Website planning](Website)
161 -   Notes from brainstorming [ideas for names](names)
162 -   [Xonotic compatibility pack](Xonotic-compatibility-pack) a small pk3 that will rebrand a default Nexuiz install
163
164 ## Nexuiz-related
165
166 ### General Info
167 -   [Licensing / Legal](Legal)
168 -   [Announcements](Announcements)
169 -   [About Xonotic and Nexuiz](Faq)
170
171 ## References
172
173 -   [Git repo structure](Git)
174 -   [Forbidden disposable e-mail providers](Forbidden-disposable-email-providers)
175 -   [Gitlab Markdown Reference](https://gitlab.com/help/markdown/markdown.md) (for editing this wiki)