Summary

Exact clone of the ancient BASIC Hunt the Wumpus game

WUMPUS is a bit of retrocomputing nostalgia. It is an *exact* clone, even down to the godawful user interface, of an ancient classic game. This version fixes two minor bugs in my original USENET posting of the source.

Resources


NEWSproject news
COPYINGproject license
READMEroadmap file
wumpus-1.7.tar.gzgzipped source tarball
wumpus.htmlHTML rendering of wumpus.6

The project repository is at https://gitlab.com/esr/wumpus.

If you appreciate this code (and especially if you make money by using it) please support me on Patreon.

Recent Changes

  Added the logo and a historical note about it.
  Minor bug fix for suprhack.
  Change license from 3-clause BSD to 2-clause BSD and add SPDX tags.

Supporters

This work is funded by...

My Bronze supporters on Patreon: Martin Hohenberg, Jae Yang, Daniel Garber, Kyle Burkholder, Mike Nichols, Mark Ping, Tom Taylor, Arnold F. Williams, George Brower, Michael Nygard, Brendan Long, Sven Dowideit, Dave Witten, Jonathan Cast, James Cronin, David L. Jessup, Christopher Chang, Killer Delicious, Jacob Lyles, Neil Anuskiewicz, Mordant, Clemens Ladisch, Wojciech Woytniak, Masa Bando, John Carmack, Xingyu Wang, Jane Tang, Steven Evans, Jan Roudaut, Hsueh Sung, Ken LaCrosse, taishi28012, John Simpson, Jerod Tufte, Paul Abbott, Stan Witherspoon, Donald Greer, Gratiela Chergu, Michael Ciagala, Dale Carstensen, Chip Davis, Liudmilla Karukina.

My Institutional supporters on Patreon: Jason Azze and the DEVOPS team at his $DAYJOB, Mark Atwood, Christoph Happle.

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