The epic struggle of the Hiigarans and their leader Karan S'jet continues. Many thought their hardships would end when they returned to Hiigara, yet fate has not been so kind to the Exiles. Now the Hiigarans face a new and bitter enemy, a renegade clan from the eastern fringes of the galaxy, who wield the power of the ancients.

Homeworld 2 chronicles the valiant journey of the Mothership and its crew into the oldest regions of the galaxy to confront their new foe and discover the truth behind their exile.

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About Mass Effect Reborn with 4 comments by Erayser on Jul 17th, 2014


It's been a while without a decent news isn't it ? Don't worry, while we didn't published any major changes on this page, we would like to present you several things that are planned for the Beta release, coming in few months. Of course, all the content you will see right now was made after the Pre-beta release. We're not "recycling" old things ;)


Soundtrack, the more developed it is, the better it is
You both know that all mods we are developing have their own soundtrack, produced and composed by indie composers. Truth is that, for Mass Effect Reborn, we developed a soundtrack that had no sense at all. It means that, in fact, both tracks weren't at all relative of the same spirit, the same atmosphere. In Mass Effect tracks, you can hear something that makes all tracks related. There's a sort of "soundtrack architecture". In other words, it means that having a lot of tracks when almost all of them are not related is by far not useful. 


Therefore we decided to sign a new contract between Draco Nared, Nicolas HFM Kivao and Plasma Music Ltd. Our goal is to create a brand new soundtrack exclusively related to the same global atmosphere. In such case, both tracks available in Mass Effect Reborn's OST will be related. However, it doesn't mean that our tracks won't be different. It's just that we prefer to have related tracks, based on a certain architecture. Our guideline may be considered as "strict" but the final result will be certainly something powerful and epic. You will be able to listen our soundtrack without feeling a sort of discomfort. 


If you are interested by MER's OST, feel free to follow Draco Nared on YouTube. He's by far a talented composer and... he's just a student. Having such skills when you are not a professional is really impressive. Don't listen too much tracks nor you'll be addicted, that's for sure :P



A new game launcher... because the old one wasn't enough polished.
Don't you know that we, at Phoenix Interactive, are working on Mac OSX and Linux compatibility for our modifications ? While both modifications we have are working on Mac and Linux (Ubuntu, except online mode), our setup architecture wasn't working at all. Therefore, with our team, we decided to re-code everything we made for our launchers. Now, they are working perfectly on these systems, which is really great. You know that we want to make the things easier for all of you and having a such system is impressive. There's an update system, there's a warning system like "New donwload available" and so on... It's something really powerful.

This launcher will be available in English and French. Please notice that if you want to contribute in order to add other languages, feel free to contact us directly via using this link.


Global State of the mod
The last time we published a news on ModDB, we said that we were developing a research system. While the research system is not finished, we solved some bugs in Mass Effect Reborn. Other than that, our creative director, Julian Vinet, is not working on Mass Effect Reborn. If you follow us on Facebook or, at least, on ModDB (Stargate Space Conflict), you'll know that Julian Vinet is creating the Destiny from Stargate Universe. He wants to create the best 3D model he ever made. It's just a matter of time. However we have various conceptual arts, which belongs to Ice-Dragon. He's a great modeler. He gave us some concepts for Cerberus and the Alliance. We plan to publish some 3D pics as soon as possible.

We need testers for Mass Effect Reborn
Yeah, Mass Effect Reborn is still WIP and we still need testers ! We plan to publish Job adds soon. Stay tuned. However please notice that our website is still WIP and it should be released at the end of July. So... You know the date guys. 

Thanks guys,
Make sure to stay tuned !
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Hiigaran MS on Kharak WP
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Hiigaran MS on Kharak WP

Jul 30, 2014 Homeworld 2 Other 0 comments

These are some screenshots of the Hiigaran Mothership on Kharak, uploaded by request for wallpaper use. Resolution: 1920 x 1080 Format: PNG Depht: 24...

HWU v 1.0.2
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HWU v 1.0.2

Jul 30, 2014 A Homeworld Universe Mod Full Version 9 comments

Homeworld Universe mod updated to v 1.0.2. Main changes from 1.0.1 are that the Taiidan and Kushan Ai now fully work again, i was able to get them to...

FSFC version 3.22
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FSFC version 3.22

Jul 17, 2014 Freespace: Fleet Command v3 Full Version 2 comments

FSFC gameplay is intended for a fast paced, competitive multiplayer format. Players take the side of Terran, Vasudan, or Shivan fleet commanders and attempt...

Official English Patch for FX 2.0 / 2.1
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Official English Patch for FX 2.0 / 2.1

Jun 27, 2014 Homeworld 2: FX - Commander Patch 7 comments

The official English translation for the first two installments in the v2.x series. Patches FX v2.0 & v2.1 to the English version. Installation instructions...

HWR Demo 671
Homeworld 2

HWR Demo 671

Jun 16, 2014 Homeworld REMASTERED Demo 16 comments

The nature of this MOD is the graphic enhancement of the ships featured in the original Homeworld game. In this DEMO pack you'll find both Kushan and...

FX v2.1 (CN)
Homeworld 2

FX v2.1 (CN)

Jun 2, 2014 Homeworld 2: FX - Commander Full Version 13 comments

Bugfix for v2.0. Adds the re-textured TAI Missile Destroyer & KPR "Demolisher" Frigate. Installation instructions below.

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Dondelium
Dondelium Dec 2 2012, 1:22pm says:

Whoever updated the header for this. Bravo, very nicely done.

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TheBleachDoctor
TheBleachDoctor Dec 2 2012, 7:22pm replied:

What mod is it from?

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zgrillo2004
zgrillo2004 Dec 6 2012, 12:42pm replied:

Looks like Point Defense systems because that cruiser is exclusive from that mod. but now it has spread to other mods

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lelouch811
lelouch811 Oct 31 2012, 1:21pm says:

i wish desura would get the yaudumod for homeworld 2

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linus2002pop
linus2002pop Sep 23 2012, 8:17am says:

Bug or Error? In bsg fleet commander in level 2 it says ha,tak building allowed. Why?

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TheBleachDoctor
TheBleachDoctor Oct 28 2012, 7:34pm replied:

YOU HAVE A WORKING COPY OF BSG FLEET COMMANDER?!?!

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Temeter
Temeter Nov 8 2012, 9:17am replied:

Why shouldn't it work? Or because they took down the downloads at Moddb?

In the latter case everything is still available:
Hw2bsg.org

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Piemanlives
Piemanlives Nov 29 2012, 7:12pm replied:

Wow, this is more surprising than you think, I've been involved in the community one way or another since 2010, seeing this is just wow.

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linus2002pop
linus2002pop Oct 1 2012, 11:32am replied:

Its the Stargate Space conflict.

When i draged out the space conflict files its says like it should say.

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880Zero
880Zero Dec 1 2012, 5:17am replied:

Figures

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