This project aims to increase the graphical quality of Armada II without making the game incompatible with other people running "normal" versions of A2.

Basically this whole project started with me browsing around my computer. I came across my A2 folder and I was looking around inside the folders. I came across the textures folder and had a peep inside. A brainwave suddenly hit me, I changed the color of the welding beam in Photoshop. I then rushed into a internet game to see if my theory was right.

It worked. In an internet game I had a bright red welding beam instead of a blue one. The point of this was that I could change any texture without making my game incompatible with everyone else's. My next target was the Federations Photon torpedoes, I remade them into something that looked more like a photon than a giant orange blob. It was starting to dawn on me that I was onto something.

It is no secret to anybody that Armada2 is a little dated now and the graphics aren't exactly the best.

This is changing. Watch this space!

- Freyr, project leader

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Blog RSS Feed Report abuse Latest News: Armada 2 Upgrade Project 1.4 released!

0 comments by TParis on Feb 6th, 2007

We are proud to announce the release of the A2U Project 1.4!
Many things have changed since the last version (1.3.1), so here are the most important changes:
- New textures for all factions (Federation, Klingons, Romulans, Cardassians, Borg, and Species 8472)
- New map backgrounds
- New textures for all planet types
- New loading screen

All our releases keep A2 on version 1.1, so you won't have any problems while playing online :) .
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Constitution model pack

Constitution model pack

Nov 3, 2011 Models Pack 0 comments

This pack contains models of the Constitution class through out its long service life for Armada 2. There are over 30 models here of good quality. total...

A2 Upgrade Project V 1.4

A2 Upgrade Project V 1.4

Feb 2, 2007 Full Version 0 comments

The new release of the A2U project... hf

A2U English Conversion Pack 1.1

A2U English Conversion Pack 1.1

Jan 16, 2007 Full Version 0 comments

Converts your A2 to english version, including sounds, videos and texts

A2 Upgrade Project V 1.3.1

A2 Upgrade Project V 1.3.1

Dec 31, 2006 Full Version 0 comments

Ye, the latest Version of the A2U Pack :)

A2 Upgrade Project V 1.2.1

A2 Upgrade Project V 1.2.1

Feb 9, 2006 Full Version 0 comments

This is Version 1.2.1 of the A2 Upgrades Project.

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AdmiralQ
AdmiralQ Mar 5 2012, 11:26am says:

do the new textures allow the ships to display side cover?

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TParis
TParis Mar 30 2007, 2:40pm says:

try it out, never tested it

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dalekthey
dalekthey Mar 15 2007, 5:14pm says:

does it work on the demo verstion of startrek amarda2

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Freyr
Freyr Nov 15 2007, 4:07pm replied:

Yes, this would work on the demo however only ships and weapons present in the demo would be changed.

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