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News on our blog you may have missed! (and other important information...)

Posted by Samual on Dec 3rd, 2011

Over the past several months we've had a lot of development and community activity, so we decided to designate our blog to discussing this and posting about it for everyone to know about via our social media sites. Unfortunately, we rather forgot/neglected those on Desura previously, and this was made apparent to us just recently. From now on, we're going to be posting *all stories* here as well for all of you Desura followers to enjoy :D

Today i'm just doing this post to help update you guys and show you different things which you may have missed recently, so below I have compiled a list of the news announcements created on our blog:

WoX-BloX Issue #2 - Community News

Date: December 2nd, 2011
Summary: The second issue of WoX-BloX posted, this time focused on community activity: Followup on the Global Gamers event and the 1on1 duel tournament by [BOT] talking about how it went/is going respectively, the "race challenge", Nexball community mapping contest, several new map remakes and original concepts, 4 new weapon model concepts, "My little pony" mod for Xonotic, new voice acting for announcers and character voices, and some new songs by the community to enjoy.
Link on Xonotic.org

Xonotic Duel Commentary by Antibody

Date: November 27th, 2011
Summary: Since the 1on1 duel tournament created by [BOT] brings together many talented people, Antibody thought it would be a good idea to commentate on some of the closer and more interesting matches from the tournament.
Link on Xonotic.org

WoX-BloX Issue #1 - Developer News

Date: November 16th, 2011
Summary: The first issue of WoX-BloX is posted discussing the development of Xonotic over the past month or so, including very exciting things like: Player statistics, major improvements to the map lighting systems, code re-writes, 2 new maps in development, new weapon models, sandbox system similar to gmod, and a massive new game mode and mutator called "Overkill."
Link on Xonotic.org

Global Gamers turns 5, celebrates with Xonotic!

Date: November 10th, 2011
Summary: Global Gamers (a large online community of gaming enthusiasts) is celebrating its 5th birthday coming up here on 11/11/11, and they're planning on holding an event to win prizes and generally have fun with a whole bunch of players.
Link on Xonotic.org

Xonotic Defrag Movies (XPM) by Justin

Date: November 6th, 2011
Summary: Justin, an avid video producer in the community, created many different defrag movies (racing through maps) in the past, and this blog post highlights his best works/runs.
Link on Xonotic.org

Deathmatchers - The Movie

Date: November 3rd, 2011
Summary: kojn has produced a frag movie of Xonotic focusing on teamwork and competitive matches.
Link on Xonotic.org

Xonotic 1v1 tournament by [BOT]

Date: October 28th, 2011
Summary: The European clan called [BOT] has launched a dueling tournament in Xonotic and this post describes the details about it.
Link on Xonotic.org

Good news everyone!

Date: October 26th, 2011
Summary: Announcement of new community driven development updates called the "WoX-BloX": World Of Xonotic Blogs.
Link on Xonotic.org

Free Game Alliance

Date: October 14th, 2011
Summary: Discussion about Xonotic becoming one of the key parts of "Free Game Alliance", an initiative for promoting collaborative game development and opensource in general.
Link on Xonotic.org

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Samual
Samual Dec 3 2011, 3:51pm says:

Again, want to apologize for lacking behind on this before -- in the future we promise to keep up with the news on Desura, and keep you guys informed :D

Of course, it doesn't hurt if you guys follow our Twitter (@Xonotic) or join us on Facebook or Google+, and check out our forums from time to time ^_^

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