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1 # Xonotic Wiki
2
3 Welcome to the Xonotic wiki. If you wish to contribute, see [Editing](Editing).
4
5 -       You are looking at the [official wiki](https://gitlab.com/xonotic/xonotic/wikis/home) or its [mirror](https://github.com/xonotic/xonotic/wiki).
6         -       [Unofficial wiki](http://xonotic.wikia.com/wiki/Xonotic_Wiki) may contain dated but still helpful information.
7 -       [Website](http://xonotic.org)
8         -       [Forums](http://forums.xonotic.org) are a lively place for Xonotic players to discuss anything.
9         -       [Xonotic game stats](http://stats.xonotic.org/) show useful statistics information about servers, players, scores, maps, etc.
10 -       [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.
11 -       [Facebook](https://www.facebook.com/xonotic/)
12 -       [Twitter](https://twitter.com/xonotic)
13
14 ## Gameplay
15
16 ### Tutorials
17 - [HALOGENE’S NEWBIE CORNER](https://xonotic.org/guide/) has rich information for beginners. **Must read!** You will enjoy the game more!
18 - [Overkill Tutorial](https://xonotic.org/okguide/)
19
20 ### Game Mechanics
21 -   [Maps](Maps)
22 -   [Players](Players)
23 -   [Items](Items)
24 -   [Vehicles](Vehicles)
25 -   [Weapons](Weapons)
26
27 ### Game Modes (or Game Types)
28 In Xonotic, game modes and game types mean the same thing -- different modes/types have different goals to achieve in a game.
29
30 The following modes are more popular ones:
31
32 -   [Capture the Flag](Capture-the-Flag)
33 -   [Clan Arena](Clan-Arena)
34 -   [Deathmatch](Deathmatch)
35 -   [Duel](Duel)
36 -   [Freeze Tag](Freeze-Tag)
37 -   [Keepaway](Keepaway)
38 -   [Key Hunt](Key-Hunt)
39 -   [Race CTS](Race-CTS)
40 -   [Team Deathmatch](Team-Deathmatch)
41
42 The following modes are available, although slightly less common than the above:
43
44 -   [Arena](Arena) (removed)
45 -   [Assault](Assault)
46 -   [Conquest](Conquest)
47 -   [Domination](Domination)
48 -   [Last Man Standing](Last-Man-Standing)
49 -   [Nexball](Nexball)
50 -   [Onslaught](Onslaught)
51 -   [Race](Race)
52
53 ### Standard Mutators
54 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.
55
56 -   [Dodging](Dodging)
57 -   [Midair](Midair)
58 -   [Vampire](Vampire)
59 -   [Blood Loss](Blood-Loss)
60 -   [Low Gravity](Low-Gravity)
61 -   [Cloak](Cloak)
62 -   [Relics](Relics)
63 -   [Weapon Arena](Weapon-Arena)
64 -   [Grappling Hook](Grappling-Hook)
65 -   [Offhand blaster](Offhand-blaster)
66 -   [Jet Pack](Jet-Pack)
67 -   [Rocket Flying](Rocket-Flying)
68 -   [Pinata](Pinata)
69 -   [Weapons Stay](Weapons-Stay)
70 -   [InstaGib](InstaGib)
71 -   [NIX](NIX)
72 -   [Dynamic handicap](dynamic-handicap)
73 -   [New Toys](new-toys)
74
75 ### [Special Servers](Special-Servers)
76
77 ### [Mods](Mods)
78
79 ### Misc
80 -   [Autobuilds](Autobuilds)
81 -   [Privacy and Security](privacy-and-security)
82 -   [Handicap](handicap)
83 -   [Camera for demos explained](Demo-Camera)
84 -   [Capturing video clips and using the demo camera](Democapture)
85 -   [Xonotic Bot Orchestra](Xonotic-Bot-Orchestra)
86 -   [Impulse map](impulse-map)
87 -   [Hardware Requirements](Hardware-Requirements)
88
89
90 ## Server Administration
91 ### Tutorials
92 -   [Local test server on GNU/Linux](local-test-server-on-gnu-linux)
93
94 ### Configuration
95 -   [Basic server configuration](basic-server-configuration)
96 -   [Custom server votes](custom-server-votes)
97 -   [Custom user directory](custom-user-directory)
98 -   [The `info` command](https://forums.xonotic.org/showthread.php?tid=7474&pid=81277#pid81277)
99 -   [Random start weapons](Random-start-weapons)
100 -   [Automatic map downloads](mapdownload)
101
102 ### Troubleshooting
103 -   [Performance](https://forums.xonotic.org/showthread.php?tid=7374&pid=80938#pid80938)
104
105
106 ## Development
107
108 -   [Repository Access](Repository_Access) (how to compile from git) (see also [Git repo structure](Git))
109 -   [Licensing / Legal](Legal)
110
111 ### Programming
112 -   [Introduction to QuakeC](Introduction-to-QuakeC)
113 -   [DarkPlaces Wiki](DarkPlaces-Index)
114 -   [QuakeC Specifications v1.0](QuakeC-Wiki)
115 -   [QuakeC tutorials](http://www.inside3d.com/tutorials.php) at inside3d.com
116 -   [NewQC](NewQC) - Possible changes regarding QC (compiler, syntax, …)
117 -   [Writing your first mutator](writing-your-first-mutator)
118
119 ### [Modeling](Modeling)
120 -   [Textures know-how](Textures)
121 -   [Normal Maps know-how](Normal-Maps)
122 -   [.framegroups](framegroups) file (allow self playing animations) know-how
123 -   [.sounds](Voices-and-sounds) file (player model sounds) know-how
124 -   [How to compile dpm models](dpmodel)
125 -   [How to make weapons](Weaponsystem)
126 -   How to get an animated mesh from [Blender to DPM](Blender-to-DPM)
127 -   [Inter-Quake Model (IQM) Format](http://sauerbraten.org/iqm/)
128 -   [Player Model Spec](Player-Model-Spec)
129 -   [Blender to IQM](Blender-to-IQM)
130
131 ### Texturing
132 -   [Tutorial](https://web.archive.org/web/20140328060504/http://www.cgtextures.com/content.php?action=tutorials)
133 -   [Recovering detailed normals from photo textures](https://web.archive.org/web/20140730154028/http://www.cgtextures.com/content.php?action=tutorial&name=normalmap)
134 -   [Hard Surface Texture Painting](http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=373024)
135 -   Some [tips](http://forums.xonotic.org/showthread.php?tid=63&pid=445#pid445) by *FruitieX*
136 -   [Q3A Shader Manual](http://toolz.nexuizninjaz.com/shader/)
137
138 ### [Mapping](Mapping)
139 -   [Creating Maps](Creating-Maps)
140 -   [Mapper resources](Mapper-resources)
141
142 ### Arts & Media
143 -   [Artistic Style](Artistic-Style)
144 -   [Xonotic Logo](Logo)
145 -   [Weapons Makeover](Weapons-Makeover)
146 -   [Music](Music)
147     -   [Music contributions](Music-contributions)
148 -   [Sound FX](Sound-FX)
149     -   [Sound FX contributions](Sound-FX-contributions)
150 -   Story Themes
151     -   [Close to home](Close-to-home)
152     -   [Tech Conglomerate](Tech-Conglomerate)
153
154
155 ## Misc
156
157 -   [Archive](Archive)
158 -   [Gitlab Markdown Reference](https://gitlab.com/help/user/markdown.md) (for editing this wiki)