MegaGlest is an open source 3D-real-time strategy game, where you control the armies of one of seven different factions: Tech, Magic, Egyptians, Indians, Norsemen, Persian or Romans. The game is setup in one of 14 naturally looking settings, which are crafted with great appreciation for detail. Additional game data can be downloaded from within the game at no cost.

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Gameplay

A game of MegaGlest takes place on a map of varying size, such as large plains and fields, with terrain features like rivers, mountains, seas, or cliffs. Players must establish settlements to gain resources, defend against other players, and train units to explore the map and attack enemies. Different resources have to be gathered by every faction. This can be energy, food, gold, housing, stone and wood. Choose a faction and create its different units and buildings while developing your factions' unique abilities over the course of the game. Strategy matters though, so chose wisely when deciding which units to use if you want a chance to win.

Platforms

While the game is officially supported on Linux and Windows, community contributed builds exist for Mac OS X and FreeBSD. Up to eight players fight in multi-player games (over Internet or LAN) across all supported platforms and against the various difficulty levels of AI players.

History

MegaGlest is heavily based on the widely known Glest, which it forked from in early 2010. Like its predecessor, MegaGlest is available under liberal licensing terms and can be downloaded free of charge.


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MegaGlest 3.12 is now running for Steam Greenlight. If you have a Steam account and like the game, please vote for us on Steam Greenlight! We also have a new trailer up for Steam, have a look!

Also, if you have not gotten around to it, yet, you should give MegaGlest 3.12.0 a try and tell us how it works for you. We want the game to be rock solid before we push it to Steam.

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DemiNeonic for Megaglest

DemiNeonic for Megaglest

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Made by Deathguppie starting at the end of 2007 Inactive since 2009, I'm picking up from Pafferguy's revisions in 2009, and looking to polish up for MegaGlest's...

Vbro's pack 3

Vbro's pack 3

Vbros Full Version

The vbros pack 3 includes 4 factions, Penguins, Chess, Circus, and Mario factions. give me your feedback!

Vbro's pack 2

Vbro's pack 2

Vbros Full Version 1 comment

The vbros pack 2 includes 4 factions, dark knights, gauls, greece, and crusader factions. give me your feedback!

Vbro's pack 1

Vbro's pack 1

Vbros Full Version

The vbros pack 1 includes 4 factions, pirates, Western, British, and Canada factions. give me your feedback!

Cube Warfare v1.1

Cube Warfare v1.1

Cube Warfare Full Version

Cube Warfare v1.1 is out! New Models and New Gameplay! enjoy! just extract this in you megaglest folder. :)

Cube Warfare version 1.0

Cube Warfare version 1.0

Cube Warfare Full Version

Cube Warfare!! a block type Glest fraction full of action! units are easier to make and faster, you can also make an huge army without building a bunch...

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delphadesign
delphadesign

Annex: Conquer the World Beta 2 mod for Megaglest is out now!
Moddb.com

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Trappin
Trappin

Glest maps wikia is updated weekly and all custom maps have been thoroughly play tested.

Glestmaps.wikia.com

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delphadesign
delphadesign

Trappin has some great maps!

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JadeRuby
JadeRuby

Epic

~JadeRuby~

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ExtremeTaco
ExtremeTaco

Hello i have just installed mega glest and have fully updated my NVIDIA 9800 GT with the newest Update that supports 3.3 OPENGL but whenever i start the game up is says It does now support it

Specs:
win Vista 64 Home premium
6 gb RAM
NVIDIA 9800 GT
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo CPU
INspiron 530

Thanks for any help.

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ultifd
ultifd

Hi ExtremeTaco, thanks for trying megaglest. What's the exact problem or error though? We need at least a screenshot of it.
Also please post your problem at the megaglest forum: Glest.org
Thanks.

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Baconation
Baconation

Just played a 4 player vs. 4 NPC match yesterday, The bases are crowded when you get all of your buildings set up and have people moving around.

Also others start building and sending people through your area as well which just makes it even more crowded.

Also I started getting some low ammounts of lag when alot of units were on my screen, that makes no sense as my computer easily handles this game.

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version15
version15

Going to have to try, liked the original glest.

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delphadesign
delphadesign

Defiantly Megaglest has much new particle effects, much more stable multi-player, dedicated server, and even an in game mod download feature! Its a large improvement over standard Glest!

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MegaGlest got greenlit! Thanks for your votes and continued support. Steamcommunity.com

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New MG Steam Greenlight trailer video now online Steamcommunity.com - created by @NinjaISV

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As chaotic as you expected :) - our launch on Steam - please Greenlight! Steamcommunity.com

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Please stand by while we move some servers around (expect some hours of masterserver, forum + wiki downtime).

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Bug Warning: Always play multiplayer games with fog-of-war enabled. More info: Github.com

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