Freeworlds: Tides of War is a fan built Star Wars total conversion mod for Digital Anvil's Freelancer game that was released several years ago. When fans began to make mods for Freelancer, one of the many things people were keen on seeing was a Freelancer mod based on the Star Wars universe developed by George Lucas. Freeworlds and Tides of War were the answer to this outcry. The development team of both mods have now joined forces to create an epic new Star Wars TC, Freeworlds: Tides of War.

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All the cool stuff you will encounter in Freeworlds:ToW

Posted by FW:ToW_Deety on Feb 16th, 2010
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Gameplay

  • Join the New Republic, Galactic Empire, Corellians, Hutt Cartel, Pirates and more
  • Multi-player Scripted Missions
  • Fast-paced and dynamic gameplay
  • Multiple Role Vessels
  • Precision Bombing
  • A potential for 100 players online at any given time
  • Improved Artificial Intelligence of the Non-Playable Characters

Systems

  • 23 canon systems from Hoth to Calamari and Bastion
  • Massive systems never seen in the likes of the Freelancer Engine
  • Epic sized stations like the Kuat Planetary Ring or Mon Calamari Ship Ring
  • Improved scale of planetary bodies
  • Custom Bases

Ships

  • 104 player flyable craft
  • Canon size
  • Canon equipment and loadouts
  • Unique X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter inspired game physics
  • Custom Hitboxes
  • Flyable Capital Class Craft
  • Dockable player controlled carriers
  • Unique ship hyperspace jumping

Economy

  • Over 1000 unique trade runs
  • Material inspired economy eg. X of metal A + Y of material B + Z amount of credits = product
  • Forum controlled bank
  • Dynamic Economy
  • Forum integrated economy graphs, to allow you know what product is worth the most

Effects

  • DirectX 9 integration
  • Bump mapping
  • Shadowing
  • Brand new explosion and hull hit effects
  • New laser effects
  • Brand new sound effects
  • New graphic user interface

Community

  • Heavy role play emphasis
  • Friendly
  • Active Development Team
  • Respect for all players is a fundamental rule
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DaWhuper
DaWhuper Feb 17 2010, 5:42pm says:

Really nice mod. When you get farther you should ask microsoft for a standalone license, because this is not freelancer any more, its at totally different game!

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Andinout
Andinout Feb 24 2010, 9:03pm replied:

I agree with that but you will need to ask lucasarts as well tho :(

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R3bornSh4dow
R3bornSh4dow Aug 7 2010, 2:53am replied:

They would have to pay loadshit of money to get a standalone license and I think LucasArts won't agree with that.

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Alexico
Alexico Mar 23 2010, 10:52am says:

What is the releasedate of this MOD ?

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FW:ToW_Sushi
FW:ToW_Sushi Apr 3 2010, 7:37am replied:

Late 2010 or early 2011

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HunterKiller1
HunterKiller1 Apr 3 2010, 4:49pm says:

I can't wait that long Sushi. :) What if I die before then? :))

I might miss out the best rendition of SW there ever was. :D

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FW:ToW_Sushi
FW:ToW_Sushi Apr 4 2010, 12:29am replied:

*blushes*

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shadowfullcamo
shadowfullcamo Jul 20 2010, 11:09pm says:

This game looks AWESOME, truly! 10/10 best Star Wars mod ever.

"A potential for 100 players online at any given time"

I think there will be a lot more people who would like to play this game.

(shadowfullcamo tips his hat) I am amazed by your work.

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