wiki:0adManual
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0 A.D. Gameplay Manual

Welcome to the 0 A.D. Gameplay Manual. Like the game it is a work in progress, so while we try to keep it updated and full of information, there might be missing pieces. As time goes by it should become the main source of information about playing the game.

Playing a game

> Setting up a game

An overview of the setup screens, and some info on what's required to get a game working

> Basic Gameplay

Basic info to get you started for those who are new

> Other features

Other gameplay features which are not covered by the 'Basic Gameplay' guide

> Quickstart Guide

Guide for those familiar with other RTS games and just need an introduction to 0 A.D.

Special topics

> Overview of the main menu

An overview of the Main Menu and its buttons

> GUI Overview

An overview of the in-game GUI--what all the buttons, icons, and mini-map visuals mean and do

> Buildings

A list of all buildings in the game and a quick description of what they do

> Units

A list of all the main units in the game (i.e. not scenario editor-only units or other special cases)

> HotKeys

A list of all hotkeys

> Terminology

A list of words, both specific to 0 A.D. and common to RTS games etc. If you find a word in one of the other pages that you don't understand, it will probably be explained here.

> Settings

Description of the settings

> Cheats

A list of available cheats and their description