etw - Eat the Whistle is a multi-platform 2D soccer game

Distribution: openSUSE 42.2
Repository: openSUSE Games all
Package name: etw
Package version: 3.6
Package release: 1.4
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 477.01 KB
Download size: 154.67 KB
Official Mirror:
Eat The Whistle is a multiplayer soccer game with a lot of unique features. Features: * System friendly. Run in a window or fullscreen, can be played also on old machines (runs pefectly on a P200). * World cup, leagues, cups with real teams (with slightly modified names). * Can be played through keyboard or joypad/joysticks (USB or Gameport). * Network playing through TCP/IP (not yet finished). * Very intuitive control method with acceleration/deceleration. * More than 550 frames of animations for the players, 300 for the goalkeeper, 100 for the refree and a lot of other graphics. * 30 different fields, including muddy, frozen and wet. * Fouls, corners, throw-in with an intuitive control system. * Role playing. (You can play a match as the whole team or only as a player). * About every thing in the game is configurable via intuitive menus. * Game Tactics and tactic editor. * Heading and other special shots with intuitive controls. * Team players (with individual stats) * Import SWOS (Sensible word of soccer) teams. * Arcade mode with powerups, bonuses... (something like Speedball II). * Replays (with load/save option).


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  • application()
  • application(etw.desktop)
  • etw = 3.6-1.4
  • etw(x86-64) = 3.6-1.4


    Binary package: etw-3.6-1.4.x86_64.rpm
    Source package: etw-3.6-1.4.src.rpm

    Install Howto

    1. Add the openSUSE Games repository:
      # zypper addrepo opensuse-games
    2. Install etw rpm package:
      # zypper install etw


    • /usr/bin/etw
    • /usr/lib/etw/etw.bin
    • /usr/share/applications/etw.desktop
    • /usr/share/doc/packages/etw/bugs.txt
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/48x48/apps/etw.png


    2016-03-05 - - spec file cleanup - remove need for games user - adhere to FHS - split data package of different version - use source urls

    2016-01-04 - Wolfgang Bauer <> - Add -std=gnu89 to the compiler flags to fix build with gcc5

    2012-10-16 - Wolfgang Bauer <> - fix build on 12.1 and up

    2008-05-20 - Toni Graffy <> - - first packaged version 3.6