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About Warcraft 2.5 with 5 comments by TaShadan on Oct 12th, 2014

Welcome to the World of Warcraft 2.5. Bringing back the battle for Azeroth over land, sea and air.

I started this project in 2009 called "Warcraft No Heroes". At first I just removed the heroes and the creeps but I did not enjoy the outcome. A friend of mine gave me the idea to take a more Warcraft 2ish /Broodwarish approach. The result was "Warcraft 2.5" a fast paced oldschool rts game. I had a playable version in 2010 but I waited with the release on moddb until I had 3 factions playable in March 2012. Now I release my most recent Version with 4 playable factions and several new features which were not part of the original Warcraft III, but were part of other rts games. Some examples are following here:

1. I added advanced tooltips to every unit, showing most of the unit stats

Advanced Tooltips

2. Changed armor/damage system and stats

Normal weapons do 100% damage to all armor types.
Light weapons do 100% damage to light armor, 50% damage to medium and 25% damage to heavy armor.
Heavy weapons do 50% damage to light, 75% to medium and 100% damage to heavy armor.

3. reworked the old spells and abilities and added completely new ones

For example the new Wizard ability "invisibility aura" . Providing invisibility to all surrounding units except the Wizard itself.

Wizard Invis aura

4. buildable flying and naval transports

Flying transports

5. yes naval units are back too with special naval maps

Elven Destroyer
Orc Navy
Orc Navy

and many more.

Cliffhanger Warcraft 2 map remake

6. units inside a transport die if the transport was destroyed

Yes they die!

7. foodcap 200 / no upkeep

They will not get paid!

8. capturable resource facilities like oil derricks and buildings where you can hire mercs

Oil and mercs!

A oil derrick after being captured by flying machines. Producing +2 Gold each interval.

Oil and mercs!

A merc camp with creeps defending it.

Oil and mercs!

While capturing the progress is indicated by a bar.

Oil and mercs!

A captured merc camp with a bunch of hireable mercs.

9. several new units/models and skins

New footman.
New Elven Ranger model
New peasant/peon
Death Knight
New elven archer model

and many more.

Now featuring a installer you will not have any trouble to install or uninstall the mod. Check it out!

Unfortunately I will not be able to work on this project alone anymore. I will need help especially for balancing, new icons, better AI and new maps.

Thank you for your attention!
TaShadan

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This is the current played version of Dragon Age Origins Remake ! PS : Cant be opened with the World Editor !

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Link to download for Alpha8z. This version is one of the last which compound the alpha stage. Beta is coming... soon !

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Some further balancing with the Lost. New terrain: (2)Ruined Lock New race: Naga

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Fourth release (version 1.3). Fixed and changed some things. More info in readme file.

Post comment Comments  (30 - 40 of 50)
Peanut123
Peanut123 May 20 2010, 5:14am says:

Hey guys,you play already DOTA,or HON?

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WcIndustries
WcIndustries May 9 2010, 2:02pm says:

Hmm Wc3 Most Popular Game in 2002

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lol1234
lol1234 May 11 2010, 6:38pm replied:

cool :D

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eplemann
eplemann Feb 23 2010, 3:06pm says:

i hoped that the naga was a race

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ElderPredator
ElderPredator Feb 12 2010, 4:14pm says:

I like the new units the Naga!!

+3 votes     reply to comment
Marc1k1
Marc1k1 Feb 8 2010, 7:25am says:

Wish I'd bought this... maybe it would explain why Arthas is such a douch.

+1 vote     reply to comment
-Hawk-
-Hawk- Nov 1 2009, 12:55pm says:

Guy can someone help me i want to make a Lord of the rings campaing !! I am BOT :'(:'(:'(:'(

+1 vote     reply to comment
AlphApe
AlphApe Sep 13 2009, 9:01am replied:

wc3 came out before the lotr games were even thought of

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Undying_Zombie
Undying_Zombie Dec 26 2009, 1:01am replied:

*facepalm* Lotr has been out way before warcraft1 was even a thought little alone WC3.

Never read a book? Never watched a few movies? Heck there is a old NES game based off of it..

Let me guess, your one of those people who thinks blizzard was the first to make "Night Elves" even though they are a huge rip-off of Wood Elves from TONS of other games that came before.. *sighs*

Dont get me wrong I like the game, I just hate stupidity.

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Gandbon
Gandbon Nov 14 2009, 8:50pm replied:

i can name one or two Lotr:war of the ring,and i think the hobbit.but Lotr war of the rings was before look i don't know but.

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