Epiar 0.5.0 Released

Epiar 0.5.0 is now available in source code form and others. Binary installers for various platforms (Windows, Linux, OS X) and a change log are forthcoming now available.

Please be advised Epiar is still in development and the game may crash, lose your saved games, etc.

You can download it and any future posted binaries at the download page.


  • UI clean-up
  • Expanded missions system
  • Sound and music additions
  • Main menu
  • Editor greatly expanded
  • Misc. bug fixes

Epiar IRC Developers Meeting June 11

The developers will be meeting in IRC at #epiar,irc.freenode.net on June 11 at 1100 GMT-7. Please attend if you are interested in development, want to ask for help, or just generally want to hang out with the Epiar folks. See you there!

Epiar 0.5.0 Release Candidate Now Available [u]

A release candidate version of Epiar 0.5.0 is now available. Please test this version and alert us of any bugs by posting to the epiar-devel mailing list.

We are also looking for maintainers for various platforms. If you're interested in packaging Epiar and building a binary distribution for your platform (Windows, Fedora, Ubuntu, OS X, etc.), please contact us.

Epiar 0.5.0-RC (23 MB tar.bz2, source)
Epiar 0.5.0-RC (18 MB RPM, Fedora 15)

Epiar 0.5.0 'git' Alpha for Testing

Epiar version 0.5.0 is nearing completion with a host of new features.

We'd like to issue a release soon but are looking for technical-minded testers to check out and build the source from our git repository and let us know what you find.

Please see our git usage page for more information.