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ECWolf 1.3.3

Requires registered or shareware game data from Wolfenstein 3D, Spear of Destiny, and/or Super 3D Noah's Ark. The Wolfenstein games may be purchased on Steam, GOG, or you may use the shareware files provided below. Super 3D Noah's Ark is available on itch.io. You only need the n3d, sdm, sod, sd2, sd3, wl1, or wl6 files.

If the game appears graphically glitched, run the patch further down on this page!

ECWolf for Windows (x86-64)

Supports Windows XP and later. If you purchased the games through Steam or GOG, then ECWolf will automatically find your game data. Otherwise place the files in the same directory as ecwolf.exe.

ECWolf for Legacy Windows

Supports Windows 98, 98SE, Me, NT4, and 2000 as well as systems without SSE2 (Pentium 3/Athlon XP). Use the previous download for newer versions of Windows. Place the files in the same directory as ecwolf.exe.

ECWolf for Mac OS X

Binary for x86 and PowerPC based Macintoshes. Supports Mac OS X 10.4 and later. Place your game data files in ~/Library/Application Support/ECWolf/.

ECWolf for Ubuntu (x86-64)

Supports Ubuntu 12.04 LTS or later. Alternatively you can use the DRDTeam apt repository. To install:

wget -O- http://debian.drdteam.org/drdteam.gpg | sudo apt-key add -
sudo apt-add-repository 'deb http://debian.drdteam.org/ stable multiverse'
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ecwolf

Whichever method you choose, place your game data files in ~/.config/ecwolf/.

Note for Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: libfluidsynth1 is no longer provided by the distro. Either use the repository or download drdteam-libfluidsynth1 32-bit/64-bit manually.

ECWolf for Android

Supports Android 3.1 or later (ARM). Place data in /sdcard/Beloko/Wolf3d/FULL.

ECWolf Source Code

The source code uses CMake to generate project files for all platforms. Supported compilers are GCC and MSVC. The code depends on SDL as well as the customized SDL_mixer. (Stock SDL_mixer will work, but features will be disabled.)

The source is dual licensed under the GPL (default) as well as the original non-commercial license. See the wiki for more information.

Nightly builds are also available from DRD Team.

There are also some unofficial ports for GCW Zero, Pandora, and Windows RT. Unofficial Linux packages are available for ArchLinux. These ports may not be up to date, and please contact their maintainer for any issues.

Tech Demo

See some of the features that ECWolf offers to mod authors! Use drag and drop or --file to load.

ECWolf 1.2 Tech Demo

Tech demo for ECWolf 1.2/1.3 created by Executor. Run with the full version of Wolfenstein 3D.

Want more? Load the expansion pack Return to Totenhaus with it as well!

Patch Utility

ECWolf requires the latest version of Wolfenstein 3D. If you do not have the Activision/GT release then this patch utility will update your game. The source code for the program is on Bitbucket.

This patch will also patch Blake Stone: Aliens of Gold from any version to 3.0!

Wolf3D Patch for Windows

Place wolf3dengpatch.exe in the directory with your unpatched data files. After running you should have the proper version for ECWolf.

Wolf3D Patch for Mac OS X

Place wolf3dengpatch binary in the directory with your unpatched data files and double click to run. There may be some cases where it's necessary to right click and select "open" in order to get the option to run the program. After running you should end up with the proper version for ECWolf. This is a universal arm/x86/ppc binary.

Wolf3D Patch for x86 Linux based Operating Systems (x86-64)

Place wolf3dengpatch in the directory with your unpatched data files. Open a terminal and use cd to change to that directory. Run `./wolf3dengpatch` and you should end up with the proper version for ECWolf. Do note that the patch requires all lower case filenames. The following command can fix upper case filenames in the working directory:

find . -depth -exec rename 's/(.*)\/([^\/]*)/$1\/\L$2/' {} \;

WolfstoneExtract 1.1

This utility allows Wolfstone 3D and Elite Hans: Die Neue Ordnung to be extracted from Wolfenstein II and Wolfenstein Youngblood respectively.

Issues with the tool should be posted to its issue tracker.

Exctracted games require the latest development version of ECWolf.

WolfstoneExtract for Windows 64-bit

Extract and run anywhere after installing the relevant games.

WolfstoneExtract for Linux 64-bit

Requires a distribution compatible with Ubuntu 18.04 or newer. Extract and run anywhere after installing the relevant games.

WolfstoneExtract Source Code

The source code uses CMake to generate project files for all platforms. There are no dependencies besides a C++17 compiler and glibc 2.25 or Windows Vista+.

The git repository can be found on Bitbucket.

Shareware Games

The following shareware games can be played using ECWolf.

The following are downloads for the shareware version of games that use the Wolfenstein 3D engine, but are not yet supported by ECWolf.

 

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