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 Hundreds of mods and total conversions have come out over the passed few decades, helped considerably by the release of the source code in 1999, and the many advancements that have happened since then. Hundreds of mods and total conversions have come out over the passed few decades, helped considerably by the release of the source code in 1999, and the many advancements that have happened since then.
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 ===== Where can I download mods? ===== ===== Where can I download mods? =====
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 How you install and run a mod depends on the type of mod you have downloaded. How you install and run a mod depends on the type of mod you have downloaded.
  
-__Total Conversions__ ​will have all the required files to play, so the game need just be extracted and put in it's own folder.+**Total Conversions** ​will have all the required files to play, so the game need just be extracted and put in it's own folder
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 +**Mods** that don't change everything will generally only come with the modified files. To install, it is best practice to create a new copy of your Wolfenstein 3D installation,​ then overwrite files in that new folder with the files from the mod download.
  
-__Mods__ that don't change everything will generally ​only come with the modified filesTo install, it is best practice to create a new copy of your Wolfenstein 3D installation,​ then overwrite files in that new folder with the files from the mod download.+**ECWolf and LZWolf mods** need only be dragged and dropped over the exe file to runYou will need the base game installed for whatever ​the mod is based on (Typically Registered Wolf3D)
  
-__ECWolf and LZWolf mods__ need only be dragged and dropped over the exe file to runYou will need the base game installed for whatever the mod is based on (Typically Registered Wolf3D)+If there are extra steps required for a particular mod, they will usually ​be detailed in an accompanying README text file.
  
 ===== Why does the mod I downloaded only have a few files in it? ===== ===== Why does the mod I downloaded only have a few files in it? =====
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 Many mods are not whole games in themselves, and in these cases only the files that were actually changed are made available for download. Many mods are not whole games in themselves, and in these cases only the files that were actually changed are made available for download.
  
-To play these mods you will need whatever base game it is built on (Wolfenstein 3D, Spear of Destiny, etc).+To play these mods you will need whatever base game it is built on (Wolfenstein 3D, [[spear:|Spear of Destiny]], etc).
  
 ===== Where can I learn more about the history of mods? ===== ===== Where can I learn more about the history of mods? =====
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