Obtain the Source Code

DarkRadiant is open source software, you can download the code from our Git Repository at GitHub. Get yourself a Git client like GitHub Windows and clone the repository at the following URL:


Once downloaded, you can compile it following our Compilation Guide on the wiki. There are prefabricated solution files available for Visual Studio 2017 in the tools/msvc folder.

Download latest Version 3.8.0

Windows Installer

Windows Portable (7z)


Debian / Ubuntu / Kubuntu:

Use OrbWeaver's PPA, or a darkradiant package for Debian, which is usually available after some time in Ubuntu as well.

Linux - All Distributions

Download the Flatpak version from Flathub, or search for it in Discover or GNOME Software.

Compile from Source:

See the Compilation Guide on our Wiki to build DarkRadiant fresh from its sources.