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Why Should I Play The Ball Hueca? Find out in this mini review!

Posted by Henley on Sep 7th, 2009
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The Ball Hueca is the latest release of the award winning series which has both taken high praises from both the ModDB Staff and the judges from the Make Something Unreal Contest, with such high expectations just what can you expect from Hueca? Read on to find out.


Hueca is the 4th part to The Ball series that follows a geologist who gets stuck in a cavern and bumps onto an ancient and Mesoamerican complex holding a mysterious ball, this ball is used to navigate through the underground environment and to solve platforming puzzles in order to travel deeper into the complex. The latest edition to The Ball's universe gives more uses to the balls power with the ability to power a vehicle and to create a low gravity spear around the ball itself, kinda light on the combat in comparison to older releases but still very interesting. Hueca also toys with the idea of an open environment that you can explore at your own pace with 3 pyramids needing to be "powered up" before the player can finish the expansion.


The Ball Hueca, like all the rest of the balls releases is very polished and a very unique experience that you can only find on the UT3 engine. If you have not played The Ball at all you will be very surprised to hear that with each release Toltec Studios makes they also update previous versions, like new voice acting, challenge levels and the ability to save your game! Definitely worth your time regardless of if you have played the previous versions or not.


Type: Single Player
Run Time: 30 - 60 Minutes
File Size: 395.00 MB (Includes all previous versions)
Difficulty: Medium

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Hourences
Hourences Sep 7 2009, 6:52am says:

Thanks a lot for the little review :)

Watch us, we got something big coming up soon!

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Henley
Henley Sep 7 2009, 6:59am replied:

Heh, I'm always watching you guys. You do some great stuff!

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AlexCrafter
AlexCrafter Sep 8 2009, 5:43am says:

I've been trying to decide whether this is worth reinstalling UT3 for, well thanks for helping me make up my mind, now I just have to find my cd.

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NullSoldier
NullSoldier Sep 11 2009, 11:01am replied:

Heheh, CDs & DVDs are soo old school. Steam baby.

Great game, great mod. They blow my mind every time they release something. I wonder when EA will start making as good games as modders do? Maybe one day if EA tries really hard they can strive to be as good as the hard working modders seen on this website.

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DrMadMan
DrMadMan Jan 14 2010, 9:26pm replied:

You wont need to install UT3. Its being released on the UDK.

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