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colobot - educational programming strategy game


Colobot (Colonize with Bots) is an educational game aiming to teach programming through entertainment. You are playing as an astronaut on a journey with robot helpers to find a planet for colonization. It features 3D real-time graphics and a C++ and Java-like, object-oriented language, CBOT, which can be used to program the robots available in the game.

Display a short help text
Set runtime screen resolution
Changes graphics device
Sets OpenGL context version to use.
Sets OpenGL context profile to use.

Set custom language directory path
Set custom data directory path
Set custom save directory path (must be writable)
Set datadir mod path

Set log level.
Enable debug mode (more info printed in logs). Possible values are as follows, as well as any comma-separated combination
System events
Update events
Application events
All above events
Models-related debugging
All above debugging statements
Run in headless mode - disables graphics, sound and user interaction
Run given scene on start (skip menus)
Win every mission right after it's loaded

Used to determine the runtime language.

This manpage was written by Didier Raboud <>.

2020-12-12 0.1.12-alpha