The following tools are able to work with this game. There are quite a few Descent tools, add them here
|Camoto||Linux/Windows||Edit (HOG only)||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
File formatsThe following file formats are used by this game.
|*.cfg||Descent CFG Format||Game configuration|
|*.dem||Decent Demo Format||Demo macro?|
|*.hmp||Human Machine Interfaces MIDI Format||Game music|
|*.hog||HOG Format||Archive file storing much of the game data|
|*.pig||PIG Format||Additional archive storing the rest of the game data|
|*.plr||Descent PLR Format||Player data|
All the Descent file formats are documented on the Descent Developer Network. The source code for Descent 1 and 2 are also available. There is a project called D1X-Rebirth which has ported Descent to modern operating systems.