2011-05-27: Windows installer
Due to the annoying complexity of the dependencies needed to run the game, most of you were discouraged to play empie on Winbooze boxes. Fear no more with the new shiny all-in-one installer! Grab it here
2011-04-28: Released for Ubuntu 11.04
EMPCommand has been included in the upcoming Ubuntu release (11.04 Natty Narwhal). It can be installed with apt-get. More info here Enjoy!
2011-04-10: Binary releases available for win32 and OSX
Finally you may play EMPCommand on your beloved multitouch laptop or with a clean and properly charged Magic Mouse
2010-02-09: EMPCommand premiere during Transmediale '10
2009-12-01: EMPCommand development has started
Runs on Windows XP, Vista (no multitouch) and 7 (x86/x64, multitouch supported)
Since version 11.04, empcommand is available on the official universe repositories fully supporting multitouch interfaces thanks to Xi2.1.
- · from ubuntu software center: search for 'empcommand' and click install button
· from the terminal:
$ sudo apt-get install empcommand
No app have officially been released yet. Please try to download the sources.
EMPCommand is released under BSD license.
If you want to mess up the code or make the game even cooler, you may check out the code with:
$ svn co https://www.libavg.de/trunk/avg_media/mtc/emp_command
or bazaar-branch it:
$ bzr branch lp:empcommand
or, if you want the sources under ubuntu via apt:
$ apt-get source empcommand
Design & development
Bugs & Comments
libavg - The library EMPCommand is based on
Archimedes Solutions GmbH Berlin - SessionDesk testing
c-base - MTC testing / appChooser showcase during Transmediale 2010-2011
DrPetter and his SFXR tool
George Williams - FontForge
Special thanks to:
TechnoID aka Andrejs Buikis - For this website
Chase Douglas - For his incredible patience and his wisdom of ubuntu packaging