Lemmingball Z

Lemmingball Z is a fighting game for linux and windows, loosely based on `Dragonball Z` the hit anime. And when we say loosely based, we mean with a big twist. Instead off the normal characters from the anime, this game features cute LEMMINGS fighting DBZ style!

Main features

  • Destructible 3d terrain
  • Ability to add your own levels/characters/moves to the game
  • Multiplayer with 2-4 players online or local
  • Good old-fashioned Hot-seat play
  • Slow-motion, like in "The Matrix"
  • Fancy graphics, like cell-shading and stuff
  • Netplay, without configuring or hamachi
  • Stupid AI to practice with
  • Blood! lots of it! 😄


LBZ was created somewhere at the end of 1999 and the start of 2000. It was my first try at making a game, up till then i only coded small utility’s/effects. LBZ was first written in Quick BASIC, for DOS and it had 800x600 resolution and sprites, and very basic gameplay. When the game became to big for basic, i ported it to PASCAL and then almost immediately to C++ (using OpenGL for graphics). After this LBZ quickly evolved, it got features like destructible terrain and slow-motion.

The future

LBZ is a bit of a "pet project".... it will constantly evolve. I don't plan on stopping with this, since it’s a lot of fun working on LBZ! Things i would like to create for LBZ in the future include:

  • Interactive levels, with scripts, triggered events
  • 100% mod-ability! Be able to mod any aspect of the game. 60% done.
  • Ports to most major game consoles

215 thoughts on “About

  1. Never mind about me comment I copied the fmodex.dll file into system32 and sysWOW64 and it works now :)

  2. it keeps saying fmodex.dll missing but I’m seeing it……like the hell I tired downloading it over

  3. can you please make it possible to use gamepads?
    and also please add dragon ball super characters to the lbz with an AF comic….thanks

  4. Dude, i was looking for this game and i’m glad i’ve found it, thantk you.
    Also, sorry my bad english, i’m from Brazil. Have a great 2017!

  5. The game won’t even start up! I just downloaded the latest version and the progress bar upon game launch stops at like 80% and then the program goes not responding!

    I’m running windows10 home with 4GB RAM.
    I’m pretty sure I’ve got all t takes so please don’t judge me on my hardware :P

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