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Player Tools
Resource Tools

Descent Manager

Tools
  256ED
  Blocked
  BriefEd
  COB2PM
  DBB
  DCheck
  DEMOEDIT/DOS
  DETLEF32
  Devil
  DMB2
  DSPY32
  DTX/DTX2
  GX-Edit
  HAMM
  Hoggle
  HXMEdit
  Kahn
  Kali
  LVLVIEW32
  MIDI2HMP
  Miner
  PLREDIT32
  PMView
  POLVIEW32
  POLYTRON32
  TXT2TXB/TXB2TXT
  Yahoma

 

 

Tools
Descent 1/2

Level-Builder Tools

Here are level editors and tools directly involved with level editing:

Blocked - Win32 UI program
Structure creator for DMB2.
Download current version: V1.0 Beta 01 - 10/29/1997 (1888 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Luke Schneider

 

DBB - Descent Block Builder - Win16 UI program
Structure creator for DMB2.
Download current version: V2.1 - 09/24/1997 (70 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to authors: Luke Schneider, Bryan Aamot

 

DCheck - Available as DOS console application, Win16 UI and Win32 UI program
Generates reports of levels for Descent 1/2.
Download current Win32 version: V1.1 - 04/14/1998 (638 kB)
Download current Win16 version: V1.1 - 04/14/1998 (826 kB)
Download current DOS version: V1.0 - 09/26/1997 (28 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to authors: Peter Runge
Go to official homepage

 

Devil - DOS UI program
The classic D1/D2 level editor.
Download latest unofficial version: V2.2lc2 - 08/16/1998 (672 kB)
Download current official version: V2.2l - 22/06/1997 (548 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Achim Stremplat
Go to official homepage

 

DMB2 - Descent Mission Builder 2 - Win16 UI program
The official D1/D2 level editor.
Download demo version (975 kB)
Download V2.6 update for full version (896 kB)
Information on how to buy this product
Go to official homepage
Go to DMB2 Resource Guide homepage

 

LVLVIEW32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module
Descent 1 and 2 WYSIWYG level viewer.
Go to Descent Manager LVLVIEW32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager PLAYER KIT homepage

 

Miner - DOS UI program
The original D1 level editor used by Parallax to create the original D1 levels.
Current version: V1.61 - 02/22/1998 (747 kB)
Go to D1X homepage - containing source code for D1X and MinerX

 

 

Player Tools

Here are tools for the D3 players. This includes save-game editors, player editors etc.

DEMOEDIT/DOS - Descent Manager DOS UI module
Edit Descent 1 and 2 demo files.
Go to Descent Manager DEMOEDIT/DOS homepage for more information and download

 

DETLEF32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module
Professional, but still easy-to-use level downloader.
Go to Descent Manager DETLEF32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager PLAYER KIT homepage

 

DSPY32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module
Monitor Descent 1 and 2 net games played via Kali, Kahn or LAN.
Go to Descent Manager DSPY32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager PLAYER KIT homepage

 

Kahn - Win32 UI program
Play Descent 1 and 2 online (works only under Win95/98, no NT/2000 support).
Go to official homepage

 

Kali - Win32 UI program
Play Descent 1 and 2 online.
Go to official homepage

 

PLREDIT32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module
View D2 lifetime rankings and edit D1/D2 taunt macros "offline".
Go to Descent Manager PLREDIT32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager PLAYER KIT homepage

 

 

Resource Tools

Here are tools to view and edit D3 resources. This includes texture, model, HOG, ... viewers, converters and editors.

256ED - Available as DOS console application and Win32 UI program
Descent 2 Palette Editor.
Current version: V1.1 for Windows 9x/NT - 11/30/1998 (97 kB)
Current version: V1.0 for DOS- 04/30/1998 (20 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Antony Galica

 

BriefEd - Win16 UI program
Briefing editor for Descent 1 and Descent 2 (V1.2).
Current version: V1.0 - 06/27/1997 (37 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Micah Jon Lieske
Go to official homepage

 

COB2PM - Win32 console application
Creates Descent 2 polygon model files out of TrueSpace models.
Download current version: V0.73 - 04/17/1999 (61 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Garry Knudson
Go to official homepage

 

DTX/DTX2 - Win16 UI program
Resources editor: edits musics, sounds and textures.
Current version of DTX2 for Descent 2: V1.02 - 02/21/1997 (308 kB)
Current version of DTX for Descent 1: V1.00 - 08/02/1995 (227 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Stefan Nilsson
Go to official homepage

 

GX-Edit - Win16 UI program
Ship attributes editor for Descent 2.
Current version: V1.0b - 09/30/1997 (70 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Micah Jon Lieske
Go to official homepage

 

HAMM - Available as Win16 UI and Win32 UI program
HOG manager with briefing editor for Descent 1/2.
Current version for Windows 9x/NT: V2.2 - 05/02/1997 (1659 kB)
Current version for Windows 3.x: V1.12 - 02/20/1996 (437 kB)
Advanced help file for all HAMM versions (118 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Micah Jon Lieske
Go to official homepage

 

HAXMEDIT32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module, also available as DOS UI module
Edit HAM/HXM file.
Go to Descent Manager HAXMEDIT32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager HAXMEDIT/DOS homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager ROBOT CONSTRUCTION KIT homepage

 

Hoggle - Win16 UI program
HOG manager with basic author informations for Descent 1/2.
Current version: V1.3 - 02/20/1998 (70 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Micah Jon Lieske
Go to official homepage

 

HXMEdit - DOS UI program
Robot attribute editor for Descent 2.
Current version: V1.0b - 05/02/1997 (102 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: John M. Aldrich

 

MIDI2HMP - DOS console application
Tool to create HMP/Q files out of MIDI files for Descent 1/2.
Download current version (34 kB)
How to use (important information)
Go to official homepage

 

PMView - Win32 UI program
Polymodel viewer for Descent 2.
Download current version: V2.7 - 06/18/1998 (84 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Garry Knudson
Go to official homepage

 

POLVIEW32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module
Align Descent 2 polygon models' textures.
Go to Descent Manager POLVIEW32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager ROBOT CONSTRUCTION KIT homepage

 

POLYTRON32 - Descent Manager Win32 UI module
Create and edit Descent 2 polygon models.
Go to Descent Manager POLYTRON32 homepage for more information and download
Go to Descent Manager ROBOT CONSTRUCTION KIT homepage

 

RBotEdit - Win32 UI program
Visual Robot attribute editor for Descent 2.
Download current version: V1.3 - 06/16/1998 (143 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Garry Knudson
Go to official homepage

 

TXT2TXB/TXB2TXT - DOS console application
Tools to encode and decode TXB briefing files for Descent 1/2.
Download current version (24 kB)
Go to official homepage

 

Yahoma - Win32 UI program
HOG manager with basic author informations for Descent 1/2.
Download current version: V2.0 - 11/19/1997 (303 kB)
Explore Version Archive
Send eMail to author: Ben Damm
Go to official homepage

 

 

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