Marathon 2 Tools
Marathon Infinity Tools

Maps

M1

M2

Infinity

Notes
EMR Forge 1.0.4
Forge 1.0.2
 

X

X

Forge 1.0.4 is the best (most stable). However, if you want to be able to Nuke Objects only, you need to revert back to Forge 1.0.2 (this functionality got broke in later versions).
Pfhorte 2.0a14  

X

X

The choice for scenario developers as it supports more textures and objects than Forge.
Chisel 2.1.6  

X

X

Awesome map manipulation.
Hex! 1.0.4  

X

X

Marathon 2 and Infinity terminal editor.
Marathon Map Splitter 1.0.6  

X

X

Split Forge merged maps.
Map Analyzer1.5  

X

X

Displays detailed information on your maps (PPC only).
Durandal Terminal Browser 1.4.3  

X

X

WYSIWIG terminal viewing.
Durandal O.P.E. 1.2  

X

  Optimal object placement.
Map Viewer 1.3    

X

View your map similar to Forge's visual mode.
Scalpel 1.02  

X

X

Excise zero length lines for your maps.
 
Shapes

M1

M2

Infinity

Notes
EMR Anvil 1.0.3b
Anvil 1.0.3
 

X

X

Anvil 1.0.3b4 is the most stable working version. All versions before it are too buggy to consider using. However, version 1.0.3 does allow one function that other versions do not support: It lets you change a One View - Animated sequence to One View - Unanimated.
Clut Modifier 1.2.1  

X

X

Allows you to update the cluts in the Shapes file.
Shapes Juggler 1.3
 

X

X

Excellent utility for creating shapes shuttles to patch Shapes files.
Photoshop 3, 4 and 5

X

X

X

The Swiss army knife for shape creation.
DeBabelizer

X

X

X

Optimizes image color palettes.
Painter

X

X

X

Painterly effects.
Bryce

X

X

X

Awesome 3d landscapes.
Strata Studio Pro

X

X

X

Professional 3d modelling and rendering.
 
Sounds

M1

M2

Infinity

Notes
Sound Editor
 

X

X

The premiere Marathon 2 and Infinity sound editor.
Wail 2.5

X

X

X

Still in beta, but stable enough to use (and has features Sound Editor doesn't).
 
Physics

M1

M2

Infinity

Notes
EMR Anvil 1.0.3b
Anvil 1.0.3
 

X

X

Anvil 1.0.3b4 is the most stable working version. All versions before it are too buggy to consider using. However, version 1.0.3 does allow one function that other versions do not support: It lets you change a One View - Animated sequence to One View - Unanimated.
Alchemist 1.0b3  

X

  The only game in town for Marathon 2.
 
Specialty

M1

M2

Infinity

Notes
Fux! 1.0.3  

X

X

Does hacks on the application using easy menu selections.
ResEdit 2.1.3

X

X

X

Edit resource forks of files.
ResCompare 2.6

X

X

X

Compare resources of two files to make a patch
Resorceror 2.2

X

X

X

Edits large resources which ResEdit cannot handle.
Rotator 3.5  

X

X

Rotates wireframes for cool term graphics.
Write Rotator File  

X

X

Chisel plug-in to create a wireframe of a map for cool term graphics.
Cinemascope  

X

X

Chisel plug-in to create term graphics which are twice as wide as normal pictures.
Ignore Zero Divides

X

X

  Sets application so that it does not crash on 68k Macs when encountering zero divide situations.
Texture Switcher    

X

Swaps textures based upon a table. Useful for porting M1 maps to Infinity using same textures (but bitmaps are in a different order).
Texture Mover    

X

Useful for retaining textures after a Nuke N Pave.
Physics Converter  

X

X

Physics Converter is a drag-and-drop application that converts between Marathon 2 and Marathon Infinity physics models.
QT Recorder  

X

X

Lets you record films into QT format.
 

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