Unvanquished is a fast-paced, futuristic FPS with RTS elements, pitting technologically advanced humans against hordes of highly adaptable aliens. The player can choose from either team, providing a fresh gameplay experience on both sides of the conflict. The game is under highly active development, with a new alpha release being made at the beginning of each month.

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0 comments by kharnov on Jun 7th, 2015

unvanquished 2015 06 07 181027 0

Do you believe it? We've hit 40 alpha releases! That's a lot of monthly alpha releases.

Unvanquished Alpha 40 Universal


Fortunately for us, we're not that far from the long-awaited beta. We've already hit our map quota, we're almost done with models, and our coding projects are approaching fruition. It wouldn't be a long shot to say that we could realistically hit beta by our 50th release, or possibly beforehand.

unvanquished 2015 06 07 231652 0

As for this release, we have a new renderer effect, a new model, and the usual assortment of bug fixes and code cleanup. The new effect is screen-space ambient occlusion, or SSAO for short. It's a bit resource-intensive at the moment so it's off by default, but you can enable it in the options menu. The effect provides enhanced shading for every model, and even provides a subtle effect to maps as well. As for the new model, it's the barricade, visible on the release shot next to the overmind. Have fun shooting it!

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Unvanquished Alpha 40 Universal

Unvanquished Alpha 40 Universal

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Everything you need in one package, for Windows, Linux, and Mac. Check our website for the release post and/or Linux distro-specific packages.

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EXU_SKULLY
EXU_SKULLY Nov 14 2014, 5:37pm says:

DESERVES GREENLIGHT!!!

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Rhyl3yMaster
Rhyl3yMaster Nov 9 2014, 10:07pm says:

You should *cough* attempt to greenlight this!

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Milanium
Milanium Jun 2 2014, 1:42pm says:

I suggest you publish this on Desura.com as you already fulfill the requirements. Your fast development cycle screams for some streamlined content distribution. Being featured on their page will also give you a huge boost in player numbers. I documented some common pitfalls Github.com

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Treki26
Treki26 Jun 2 2014, 10:25am says:

This seems to be very similar natural selection 2.

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Guest
Guest Jul 21 2014, 12:45pm replied:

Unvanquished and Natural Selection 2 share a lineage; they are technically cousins. Both Natural Selection (Half Life mod) and Unvanquished's predecessor Tremulous (Quake 3 mod, later standalone) are based on the Quake 2 mod Gloom.

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Rhyl3yMaster
Rhyl3yMaster Nov 4 2014, 1:48am replied:

Unvanquished is pretty much what trem 1.2 is going to be (assuming they are actually still developing it. Srsly its been a while). In fact, this is built straight off of Tremulous, just with a nice new skin, new weapons, and gameplay rebalances that were previously unfair (Im looking at you adv. marauder).

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3DWorlds
3DWorlds Feb 5 2014, 6:36pm says:

So this is basically a tactical shooter?

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gammerboy1999
gammerboy1999 Nov 6 2013, 4:52pm says:

i cant play it! i just get an error... even when i try the other low spec version my error says this: Unvanquished 0.21.0 i386 Nov 3 2013
+set cl_renderer GL
Have SSE support
pk3: C:\Program Files\Unvanquished\main\pak0.pk3 ( ^1INVALID PK3 )
pk3: C:\Program Files\Unvanquished\main\pak1.pk3 ( ^1INVALID PK3 )
pk3: C:\Program Files\Unvanquished\main\pak2.pk3 ( ^1INVALID PK3 )
pk3: C:\Program Files\Unvanquished\main\vms-0.21.0.pk3 ( 3 files )
FS_AddGameDirectory("C:\Program Files\Unvanquished", "main") found 1 .pk3 and 0 .pk3dir
FS_AddGameDirectory("C:\Documents and Settings\User 1\Application Data\Daemon", "main") found 0 .pk3 and 0 .pk3dir
Couldn't load default.cfg — I am missing essential files — verify your installation?

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pone
pone Nov 19 2013, 7:38pm replied:

probably you should use their forums if you want to get help

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Rhyl3yMaster
Rhyl3yMaster Nov 18 2013, 12:31am replied:

the pak files arent downloading for you. Re-run the installer, and if you are using Avast Anti-Virus (And a bunch of others) turn it off. It blocks the installer (I learned it the hard way). You only need to disable it for the installation, and can turn back on your Anti-Virus when you play.

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