Firearms Mod for Minetest
This mod provides several firearms to be used on PvP servers, along with some
related items to create an FPS-like game.
These are the guns provided:
A .45 caliber pistol, capable of semiautomatic fire.
Average damage, average rate of fire, average accuracy, medium range.
Useful as a secondary weapon.
A pump action shotgun. Uses buckshot 12 gauge shells.
Brutal damage at short range, low damage at medium range, rather low rate
of fire, low accuracy, medium range. Just your average shotgun.
A semi- and full-auto assault rifle, chambered for the 5.56mm NATO round.
Average damage, high rate of fire, high accuracy, medium to long range.
Arctic Warfare Precision Rifle ("AWP")
A bolt-operated rifle with telescopic sights.
Deadly damage, very low rate of fire, very low accuracy, near perfect
accuracy when zoomed, long range.
Additionally, the following items are provided:
Night Vision Goggles
Brightens up your vision. Able to see even on pitch black rooms.
Heals 8HP (4 hearts).
Reduces damage from non-armor-piercing bullets. Has no effect on other
weapons such as swords.
Left Click Shoot
Right Click Secondary action; depends on weapon.
Shift + Left Click Reload
Shift + Right Click Switch fire mode/subweapon.
For the "zoom" feature to work, you need a patched version of Minetest. This
mod comes with a patch that must be applied to the sources and allows changing
the FOV (or "zoom") by this or other mods. Otherwise, the zoom only works in
How to apply such a patch or compile Minetest from sources is outside the scope
of this document. Use a web search engine or ask in the forum topic.
There's an Application Program Interface so other mods can define their own
weapons and items. See `API.txt' for more information.
About this document
Copyright (C) 2013 Diego Martínez
Distributed under the same terms as firearms modpack itself.
See `doc/LICENSE.txt' for the full license text.