atanks [options]


Atomic Tanks is a multi-player game in which you attempt to destroy other tanks while trying to protect your own. You earn money for destroying other tanks; with this money you can buy upgrades and better weapons for your tank.

This game is similar Scorched Earth or the Worms series of games.


-v, --verbose

display extra information while running


display a brief message showing which options can be used


run Atomic Tanks in full screen mode


run Atomic Tanks in a window (this is the default)

-d, --depth 16|32

set th the color depth to either 16 or 32 bits

-w, --width width

set the window width (default is 800)

--height height

set the window height (default is 600)


Atomic Tanks was written by Tom Hudson <[email protected]>. This manual page was written by Graham Wilson <[email protected]> for the Debian project, but may be used by others.