nSnake is simply a clone of the famous classic snake game that is written with ncurses. The game can be played in almost all GNU / Linux-based distributions. In this guide we will see how to install it on Ubuntu. For more information about this game, here is a link to its developer.

nSnake Installation (v1.3)

If the ncurses library is not installed on Ubuntu, then install it with this command:

sudo apt-get install libncurses5-dev

Run now these commands to donload and install the game:

wget -O nsnake.tar.gz http://goo.gl/FCys1
tar -xzvf nsnake.tar.gz
cd nsnake-1.3
sudo make install

To start the game, run this command: