Downloads:

Latest Hammer of Thyrion version is 1.5.6
Sources for the 1.5.6 version:
Linux x86 rpm files for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-1.i586.rpm : The main rpm for x86 platforms. Contains documentation, the game launcher, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for original Hexen II game and the Portal of Praevus mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-1.i586.rpm : Multiplayer rpm for x86 platforms: Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • Note: The hexen2 and hexenworld utilities are not available in these rpms. Use the tarballs for them.

Linux x86 binary tarballs for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-linux-i586.tgz : The main binary tarball. Contains documentation, the game launcher, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for Hexen II games including the mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-linux-i586.tgz : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • hexen2-utils-1.5.6-linux-i586.tgz : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexenworld-utils-1.5.6-linux-i586.tgz : This contains standalone HexenWorld utilities: hwmaster (hexenworld master server), hwmquery (a tiny application for querying hexenworld master servers), hwrcon and hwterm (hexenworld rcon: remote administration tools).

Linux x86_64 rpm files for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-1.x86_64.rpm : The main rpm for x86_64 platform. Contains documentation, the game launcher, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for original Hexen II game and the Portal of Praevus mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-1.x86_64.rpm : Multiplayer rpm for x86_64 platform: Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • Note: The hexen2 and hexenworld utilities are not available in these rpms. Use the tarballs for them.

Linux x86_64 binary tarballs for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-linux-x86_64.tgz : The main binary tarball. Contains documentation, the game launcher, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for Hexen II games including the mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-linux-x86_64.tgz : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • hexen2-utils-1.5.6-linux-x86_64.tgz : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexenworld-utils-1.5.6-linux-x86_64.tgz : This contains standalone HexenWorld utilities: hwmaster (hexenworld master server), hwmquery (a tiny application for querying hexenworld master servers), hwrcon and hwterm (hexenworld rcon: remote administration tools).

Linux x86 and x86_64 installer for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-installer-1.5.6-linux.run : This is a graphical installer containing the game launcher, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for Hexen II games, client, server and data files for the hexenworld multiplayer games, and documentation, all in one package. It automatically handles the files to be retrieved from the cdroms. This installer supports both x86 and x86_64 platforms.
  • Note: The hexen2 utilities are not available in this installer. Use the tarballs for them.

Hexen II demo for Linux, 1.5.6 version:
Windows 32 bit (x86) zip files for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-win32.zip : The main package. Contains documentation, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for Hexen II games including the mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-win32.zip : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • hexen2-utils-1.5.6-win32.zip : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexenworld-utils-1.5.6-win32.zip : This contains standalone HexenWorld utilities: hwmaster (hexenworld master server), hwmquery (a tiny application for querying hexenworld master servers), hwrcon and hwterm (hexenworld rcon: remote administration tools).

Windows 64 bit (x64) zip files for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-win64.zip : The main package. Contains documentation, opengl and software renderer versions and data files for Hexen II games including the mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-win64.zip : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • hexen2-utils-1.5.6-win64.zip : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexenworld-utils-1.5.6-win64.zip : This contains standalone HexenWorld utilities: hwmaster (hexenworld master server), hwmquery (a tiny application for querying hexenworld master servers), hwrcon and hwterm (hexenworld rcon: remote administration tools).

DOS zip package for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-dos.zip : Single package for DOS-Hexen II. Contains documentation, the software renderer engine and data files for original Hexen II and the mission pack.
  • hexen2demo_aug1997-dos.zip : Hexen II demo version (from Aug. 1997, original 2-class and 2-level demo) for DOS users.

Mac OS X packages for the 1.5.6 version:
  • Hexen_II-osx-1.5.6.zip : This package is for the retail game. Contains the opengl and software renderer versions and the data files for original Hexen II game and the Portal of Praevus mission pack.
  • HexenWorld-osx-1.5.6.zip : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for HexenWorld multiplayer games.
  • Hexen_II-Utils-osx-1.5.6.zip : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexen2demo_nov1997-macosx.zip : Hexen II demo version (full 4-class and 3-level v1.11 demo) for Mac OS X users

AROS (x86) lha packages for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-aros-i386.lha : The main package. Contains documentation, opengl and software renderer versions, and data files for Hexen II games including the mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-aros-i386.lha : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • hexen2-utils-1.5.6-aros-i386.lha : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexenworld-utils-1.5.6-aros-i386.lha : This contains standalone HexenWorld utilities: hwmaster (hexenworld master server), hwmquery (a tiny application for querying hexenworld master servers), hwrcon and hwterm (hexenworld rcon: remote administration tools).
  • hexen2demo_aug1997-aros-i386.lha : Hexen II demo version (from Aug. 1997, original 2-class and 2-level demo) for AROS users.

MorphOS (ppc) lha packages for the 1.5.6 version:
  • hexen2-1.5.6-morphos.lha : The main package. Contains documentation, opengl and software renderer versions, and data files for Hexen II games including the mission pack.
  • hexenworld-1.5.6-morphos.lha : Includes client, server, documentation, and data files for hexenworld multiplayer games.
  • hexen2-utils-1.5.6-morphos.lha : This contains standalone Hexen II utilities such as hcc (the hcode compiler), vis, light and qbsp (mapping tools), genmodel (the model grabber), and jsh2color (the colored light and lit file generator).
  • hexenworld-utils-1.5.6-morphos.lha : This contains standalone HexenWorld utilities: hwmaster (hexenworld master server), hwmquery (a tiny application for querying hexenworld master servers), hwrcon and hwterm (hexenworld rcon: remote administration tools).
  • hexen2demo_aug1997-morphos-ppc.lha : Hexen II demo version (from Aug. 1997, original 2-class and 2-level demo) for MorphOS users.

Game Data:
  • gamedata-all-1.28.tgz : All-inclusive up-to-date game data files, latest 1.28 version.
    This particular version of game-data is included in Hammer of Thyrion v1.5.6 binary packages. This package is for people who may be interested in the game data only, but not binaries themselves.
  • hexenworld-pakfiles-0.15.tgz : This includes the hexenworld pak4.pak file which isn't included in the main gamedata package above for smaller sizes. If you want to play hexenworld and you aren't using our binary packages, you will need this.
  • gamedata-all-1.28.txt : Explanations for the game-data package.
  • gamedata-src-1.28.tgz : Package including the full hexenc source for the 1.28 game code.
  • hcode_archive.tar.gz : These is a HexenC source archive corresponding to various Hexen II and HexenWorld releases by Raven Software. For good reference.
  • README-hcode_archive.txt : Explanations for the hcode_archive package.

Other Hexen II Data:
  • Hexen II extra data: Extra data, such as pre-recorded demos, colored light data (lit files), etc. for Hammer of Thyrion.
  • Hexen II mods: Several mods for Hexen II: botmatches, Fortress of Four Doors, etc.
  • HexenWorld mods: Several mods for HexenWorld: Siege, Capture the Flag, etc.

Downloads for Testers / Developers:
Support files:
  • See here : Includes several timidity instrument patches, cross compilation toolsets, several pak-patch helpers, gtkpak (a pak utility), 3dfx driver files, and other support files for your convenience.

Hammer of Thyrion, Outdated releases:
  • See here
    for older Hammer of Thyrion releases.

Historical sources for reference:
  • See here.
    Includes the original engine, hcode and utility sources released by Raven, and the old Anvil of Thyrion sources 1.1.0 and 1.2.0.

All Downloadable Files:

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