"We have waited centuries for this moment. The rivers will flow with the blood of those who oppose us." - Kane


Renegade X: Black Dawn - January Teaser - Mod DB

The conflict between the Global Defense Initiative (GDI) and the Brotherhood of Nod originated in the late twentieth century, when a meteor carrying a mysterious substance struck the Tiber river in Italy. It was named Tiberium, which composed of valuable elements. Although Tiberium has proven to be an important source of income when refined, it is fatally toxic, and its contagious spread threatens all life on earth.

GDI was formed in 1985 by the United Nations as an international security force set to combat global terrorism. Conceived as a united peacekeeping military force, GDI depends on the technological sophistication of its weaponry, and the superior training and loyalties of its officers.

At the same time, the Brotherhood of Nod, led by the charismatic Kane, grew to prominence. Working largely in third world countries, wherever there was discontent and unrest, there was Kane. With the promise of a New World Order and bankrolled by the illicit Tiberium research and trade that Kane made famous, Nod began to gain power. A few scattered, disaffected units grew into an army with powerful atomic weaponry, ruthless tactics, and a Tiberian fortune.

Where GDI stands for international stability and the containment of Tiberium's expansive spread, Nod seeks to overthrow the established order and build a world centred on Tiberium research.

Renegade X


Renegade X is a tactical First and Third Person Shooter with Real Time Strategy elements, set in the Command & Conquer universe. It is a high quality award-winning free indie game being created on the Unreal Development Kit. Originally, Renegade X was an Unreal Tournament 3 mod, and the beta won six awards, including "#2 Best Vehicle Set" for the Making Something Unreal Contest, "#3 Best Upcoming Mod" for the Mod of the Year Contest in 2008, and "#2 Best Multiplayer" in 2009's MOTY.

In 2010, Totem Arts made the decision to make Renegade X a standalone game, available to everyone. Since then, the team has released a singleplayer mini-campaign called Operation Black Dawn. Black Dawn was released in January 2012, and it is a demonstration of what's to come. We are currently developing the awaited multiplayer version, which has yet to be released.
 

Feature List


  • Two Unique Factions that differ in weapons, vehicles, and gameplay style
  • 40+ Weapons and Vehicles
  • A Functional Ingame Economy allowing players to manage their own credits, purchase weapons and vehicles, maintain and increase income, and hurdle enemy credit flow.
  • Command & Conquer Mode is the central Renegade X gamemode, which will feature a skirmish pitted between GDI and Nod. Each team will have their own respective bases composed of key structures, and the main objective is to destroy the enemy base while protecting your own
  • A singleplayer mini-campaign, complete with 1-2 hours of gameplay and cinematics. Black Dawn was released in January 2012 and is available for download
  • Capturable Tech Structures allowing teams to buff up their offensive capabilities and economic reserves in multiplayer
  • Superweapons at the disposal of players such as Nuclear Weapons, spaced-based Ion Cannons, and airstrikes.
  • Skirmish Mode, allowing you to play offline with bots that are compatible with C&C-mode
  • And oodles more!

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8 comments by JeepRubi on Jul 19th, 2014

Hey there Renegade-X fans! It's been awhile since our last update.

While I can't say things have been moving fast, they have indeed been moving. I'm happy to announce that we're in the process of ramping up to a Beta 3 release within the next few weeks! We have a pretty substantial changelist, and we hope it will address many of the major crashes that have been plaguing Renegade-X up to now. Keep in mind, this will still be a Beta release, and we realize it's far from perfect ;). We don't have an exact ETA yet, but we're working hard to get it out to all of you to play and test as soon as we can!

Check out the preliminary changelist here!

If you took the time to read through the whole changelist, you may have noticed an interesting item:
- Replaced old java launcher with a brand-new WPF launcher. Pretty UI, update checks, community banners and more!

That's right, we've developed a shiny new launcher!


While the launcher will be included in the Beta 3 release, we thought you might be getting a little impatient, so you can download the new launcher right here, right now.

That's all for now folks, but keep an eye on our website for the Beta 3 release!

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Renegade X - Open Beta 2 (Multiplayer)

Renegade X - Open Beta 2 (Multiplayer)

Mar 23, 2014 Full Version 14 comments

This is a full beta multiplayer candidate. Please uninstall Open Beta 1, and download and install this version.

Renegade X - Open Beta (OUTDATED)

Renegade X - Open Beta (OUTDATED)

Feb 25, 2014 Full Version 22 comments

The multiplayer beta for Renegade X. Visit Renegade-X.com

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 2

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 2

Jan 30, 2012 Full Version 9 comments

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - a free indie short singleplayer campaign, available now. Multiplayer not included. Be sure to keep up with Renegade X for...

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 1

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - Part 1

Jan 30, 2012 Full Version 12 comments

Renegade X: Black Dawn (UDK) - a free indie short singleplayer campaign, available now. Multiplayer not included. Be sure to keep up with Renegade X for...

Renegade X - OST

Renegade X - OST

Nov 26, 2011 Music 2 comments

This is Renegade X's Official Sound Track. It features 48-minutes worth of remakes of Frank Klepacki's originals found in C&C Renegade, C&C Tiberian...

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portalmaniack
portalmaniack Feb 8 2012, 4:32pm says:

Just completed the game... ITS EPIC! I cant wait for the multiplayer release. 1 thing though: this has swearing in it (sh*t thats it) in it, original didnt. But still though, love it! cant wait for another mission! On steam though it says
In-game
Unreal Development Kit.

Ah well, still though, its epic!

Its much like the original C&C Renegade. if you have a slow gpu, you need a new one. I got ati sahhpire 6870 and it runs on max with 4X MASSA fine, with a little lag at times. I would reccomemend this to any C&C Renegade fan. I would play the westwood one first though.

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ImperialKaskins
ImperialKaskins Mar 4 2012, 9:28pm replied:

Lag? You meant fps drop? My 4850 (512mb) can run smoothly same as 5850 (1GB).

Or lack or RAM or slower processor? :?

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fom
fom Feb 7 2012, 4:17pm says:

good!

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CnC_Fin
CnC_Fin Feb 6 2012, 4:09pm says:

I remember there once being a video showing the beginning of The Scorpion Hunters mission remake for Renegade X, but I don't seem to find it anywhere. Anyone else remember that?

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[NE]Fobby[GEN]
[NE]Fobby[GEN] Feb 7 2012, 8:21pm replied: +2 votes     reply to comment
IndieBase
IndieBase Feb 5 2012, 11:28pm says:

Whenever i alt tab out of the game and go back the ground textures are invisible, mind fixing this?

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SERgius
SERgius Feb 5 2012, 9:47pm says:

I had forgotten this take place in the C&C univrse then i started playing it for a couple of min. Its pretty spot on for what you were going for.

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Heinrich82
Heinrich82 Feb 5 2012, 6:07pm says:

are there server aviable for the renegade X mod? I have the game patched and the only server i found is a chinese one. Someone knows an ip of an european server? thanks

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zoren580
zoren580 Feb 5 2012, 2:30pm says:

this game is gonna b e sweet been following it and now we finally get to play COOL

+2 votes     reply to comment
dzintas
dzintas Feb 5 2012, 9:50am says:

Lags for me like hell :D

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Free and graphics are impossible, or at-least that is what these companies are telling us these days. Renegade-X will change this...

Sep 23 2012, 4:17pm by cirex

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I played through half of the campaign and suffered through two system lockups which required shutting down my computer via the power button. The graphics were pretty decent... Comparable to games from 2008-2009, but the overall (lack of) brightness makes it difficult to discern any details in their work. It seems pointless to me to put so much effort into environments and then make them so dark that you can't see what you're doing without jacking up the gamma in your video card control panel. AI…

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