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About Ultimate Apocalypse Mod (DOW SS) with 54 comments by Lord_Cylarne on Feb 10th, 2015




Ultimate Apocalypse Mod

News - February to Early March


It is time to let the public know that the mod is very, very close to its release. At this stage, the UA mod team is hoping to do something special because of it. Within this month or March (at the worst possible scenario), the second to the last alpha mod internal versions of the mod and so on will be caught on video and displayed to the public as we are in definite need of public feedback, and definitely some finely tuned views coming in. We will not mention where they are or where they will get posted, so if you want to see live videos of "The Hunt Begins" public videos, then it is up to you to find them! xD Note that they will be posted at random times with continuous slow or fast updates and at no estimated time of arrival. :D

But here is the bad news. It may be or may not be (depending on the audience) a 1.74 patch. The grand release of 2015 (The Hunt Begins) is close to release, that, making a patch for something that will only last like 15-40 days seems like a good effort to be placed within the grand release itself. Avoiding the confusion of the difference between what 1.74 is compared to "The Hunt Begins" would be good, too, but it is up to you guys if you want to deal with the balances of 1.73 versions until "The Hunt Begins" is released. I'm not saying 1.74 patch is cancelled, I'm saying 1.74 patch could be cancelled if the audience just wants THB and if the team agrees to stick with THB also. Up to you guys! Do you want a 1.74 patch or wait a bit longer?

In other news:

Competition - UA Official Logo

Is now officially our new logo and will be displayed everywhere possible upon the THB release. We are very glad to replace our old logo, and very soon, this will be applied as our official UA mod logo! You can see more details here:

Moddb.com

or click on the image itself above!!!

We are doing the contest again, and we already have three other logo participants willing to publish their items in the future! You can be one of them! ;)

A gist of what we can promise you THB will bring:

  • Inquisition Daemonhunters
  • Chaos Daemons
  • New advanced AI for all races, including but not limited to: improved competence and for some races, tactics the player may not expect.
  • AI relic unit and titan fielding error is fixed
  • Some AI with multiple strategies
  • More strategies will be applied to all AI after the THB releases (patches as there is not enough time)
  • Way improved build order + build base strategies
  • Less AI city building (less structures fielded until they get loads of resources)
  • All other factions receive new content
  • All other factions receive greater and better polish better than 1.73 version factions
  • Better gameplay
  • More encouragement of capturing Strategic Points + Critical Locations especially
  • More balance
  • Changed up music
  • Changed up and fixed main mod theme
  • New extended gameplay
  • Less spamming of relic units and titans
  • Elite units cost more, especially more required population
  • Relic units cost more
  • Changed up relic resource in general
  • More winconditions
  • More maps
  • Fixed winconditions
  • More abilities
  • More units
  • More structures
  • More research
  • More addons
  • More races
  • More fun

Now let us talk about the THB release:

THB stands for "The Hunt Begins". It is a grand release of 2015, not a patch, and the version number will be much different than 1.74, we're talking around version 1.8. The Hunt Begins is all about the Inquisition Daemonhunt versus the evil and twisted Chaos Daemons! All factions will receive new content, and there will be so much added to it, that took us over a year (almost) to achieve.

We know we said that THB would not take too long to get released, but fortunately, it is another 1.73 release as it is BIG, and even includes two new factions to play! All races were further polished and made nicely, plus what THB will bring is pretty much finished skirmish and is the last and final skirmish overhaul. It is official.

Version 1.73 was supposed to be skirmish overhaul and final, but then over time, we realized the flaws of most factions, and so THB revamps them to an all new and fun style. We know you will like all factions, at least better than 1.73, and we hope to continue the campaign after this! :D So THB release, full skirmish overhaul with two new factions. FUN! NExt grand release afterwords? Campaign and stuff. We'll see how it goes.

Keep in mind THB grand release will not be perfect. There will be bugs to fix afterwords like 1.73 release, and we hope to continuously patch it and patch it just like 1.73 versions. Only this time, you guys will have everything, so whatever we offer, you guys get immediately! :D

We cannot wait to see the THB release at last! Sorry it took us a while to post the news.




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master34
master34 Sep 11 2014, 3:46am says:

I really damn want a dawn of war 2 mod for soulstorm

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jONES1979
jONES1979 Sep 11 2014, 11:22pm replied:

So, try this mod and you will be pleased! Moddb.com
And don't forget to comment and write the review!

+3 votes     reply to comment
master34
master34 Sep 12 2014, 3:42am replied:

download is broken it keeps saying connecting to peers

+3 votes     reply to comment
master34
master34 Sep 12 2014, 3:43am replied:

wait no found the yada link

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master34
master34 Sep 12 2014, 7:12pm replied:

Wen I said dawn of war 2 mod I actually ment like the models from dow 2 with animations and that to replace vanilla models and stuff like we got nids and some wraithlords but not anything else xD

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jONES1979
jONES1979 Sep 13 2014, 1:04pm replied:

Strange... that was exactly what author said about his mod, and I've believed him. Anyway, you should to comment that mod and write the review!

+3 votes     reply to comment
BagaturKhan
BagaturKhan Sep 13 2014, 3:03pm replied:

Moddb.com
Hey master34, if you want mod with some DoW2 models, try this. Download platinum version

+2 votes     reply to comment
deffnator
deffnator Sep 10 2014, 11:07pm says:

Guys, since no one posted about it and sthe Word must be spread for the EMperor

The Dawn of War Website is Back along with The community now that both games are being updated regularly, and a REUNION MUST BE MADE FOR THE SAKE OF IT!

Dawnofwar.com

Community.dawnofwar.com

+3 votes     reply to comment
ralph777
ralph777 Aug 27 2014, 11:28pm says:

Is the DOW PRO no updates now of 2014 and so on? =)

0 votes     reply to comment
tezaar
tezaar Aug 1 2014, 10:28am says:

are there any DoW mods which allow you to play as the entire Imperial Inquisition aka give you almost full access to the 3 major Ordos and u can control them all at once? instead of mods that just focus on the Daemonhunters, I read that PoK (Purgation over Kaurava) was going to add them but it seems that mod is dead

+3 votes     reply to comment
Guest
Guest Sep 10 2014, 8:22pm replied:

galaxy in fire mod has all 3 playable at the same time

+1 vote     reply to comment
GreenScorpion Online
GreenScorpion Aug 1 2014, 5:55pm replied:

PoK is not dead it was just combined with FoK which received a recent update ( Moddb.com ). Still currently there isn't a mod that involves all the 3 major Ordos simultaneously but some get somewhat close to that.

+4 votes     reply to comment
tezaar
tezaar Aug 1 2014, 8:29pm replied:

my bad thanx for the info

+3 votes     reply to comment
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For 6 years now I have been playing Dawn of War. Modding it gave me that extra plus.

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