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

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 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.
* 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
* 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).


Package Version Architecture Repository
etw - - -


Name Value
etw-data = 3.6 - - - - - - - -


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


Type URL
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




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

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