Orion is a total conversion utilizing Valve Software’s Orange Box engine. Orion immerses the player in an intense online experience with dynamic combat and a vast array of new features.. Featuring fast-paced tactical gameplay on futuristic battlefields, Orion brings the fun into gameplay.

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Another Media Release

Another Media Release

Jun 3, 2009 2 comments

Some are old images that are just being uploaded to our ModDB gallery for the most up-to-date image gallery.

Beta 1 Delayed - Launching Monday!

Beta 1 Delayed - Launching Monday!

Dec 10, 2009 12 comments

Slight delay in the Public Beta release ( Beta 1.0 ) - Releasing on this upcoming Monday! Adds over 30 changes to the game as well as 4 new multiplayer...

Beta 1.2 - New Level Showcase - 'MYST'

Beta 1.2 - New Level Showcase - 'MYST'

Feb 24, 2010 27 comments

Beta 1.2 is nearing it's public release. We have had quite a lot going on behind the developer doors which we will cover in the very near future. One...

Beta 1.2 - New Level Showcase - 'SHADOW'

Beta 1.2 - New Level Showcase - 'SHADOW'

Mar 4, 2010 12 comments

Beta 1.2 is nearing it's public release. We have had quite a lot going on behind the developer doors which we will cover in the very near future. One...

Beta 1.2a - Play Match (Today / Friday)

Beta 1.2a - Play Match (Today / Friday)

Aug 19, 2010 16 comments

Come play some ORION: Source Multiplayer Beta with us and some press! The match details and information is located inside. Hope to see you there!

Beta 3.0 Information, Human Classes revealed, new weapons!

Beta 3.0 Information, Human Classes revealed, new weapons!

Dec 23, 2009 8 comments

Brand new details about the human classes, information about the new weapons coming, new player perks, beta 2.0 and beta 3.0 information. Tons of new...

City of Cera

City of Cera

Dec 21, 2009 6 comments

An elaborate look at the last human city on Earth. The City of Cera. Featuring 11 pieces of concept art to illustrate the events that lead up to the game...

Desura - The Fourth Market

Desura - The Fourth Market

Feb 9, 2011 8 comments

We are thrilled to announce that the ORION games will now be headng to a 4th market - the community-driven and fantastic digital distribution service...

Director's Cut - Coming this Friday!

Director's Cut - Coming this Friday!

Nov 8, 2010 5 comments

The 'Director's Cut' of the EuroGamer / NVIDIA technology demonstration that was premiered at London's EuroGamer 2010 event is coming out THIS Friday...

Everything is so shiny and so new!

Everything is so shiny and so new!

Sep 14, 2009 19 comments

We have uploaded our new website, new forums, announced the first public beta tentative release date and a bunch of new media and announcing how to get...

Good News Bears

Good News Bears

May 29, 2009 8 comments

Resuming Development - 2009 Release - Modular Updates - Amogan... I miss you... come home to us!

Interview @ HookedGamers.com

Interview @ HookedGamers.com

Nov 9, 2010 0 comments

New interview was conducted with HookedGamers. Find out new information regarding 'ORION: Prelude' and the origins of the ORION game series. Click to...

January 2011 - Community Update

January 2011 - Community Update

Jan 3, 2011 10 comments

Hello boys and girls - we are back with a development update. We have plenty of things to talk about, including an upcoming Play With Developers game...

Media Release

Media Release

Jun 1, 2009 11 comments

Hello every boy and every girl. We are back with a media release. We're pumping away at getting a first release out to the public and will be announcing...

Media Update / Looking for help!

Media Update / Looking for help!

Jun 15, 2009 0 comments

Looking for someone proficient in the Source engine in terms of model decompiling and compiling. This includes; v_weapon models, prop models, vehicle...

Microsoft Partnership - 'BizSpark'

Microsoft Partnership - 'BizSpark'

Nov 3, 2010 9 comments

We are excited to announce a new parntership with Microsoft via their 'BizSpark' program. A tool to incorporate software, reach out to investors and to...

Muzzle flashes not appearing in game on Orange Box SDK!

Muzzle flashes not appearing in game on Orange Box SDK!

Aug 16, 2009 6 comments

Looking for knowledgeable individuals to assist us in a bug fix to achieve our public release beta!

Need help in order to make the release! (Programmer)

Need help in order to make the release! (Programmer)

Oct 30, 2009 10 comments

Our lead programmer, Jack, has recently had some PC issues this last week. He is experiencing a heating (or lack of cooling) problem and is out of commission...

New video!  Showcasing nature elements!

New video! Showcasing nature elements!

Jun 25, 2009 19 comments

Please enjoy! *NOTE - This was taken on the old episode 1 engine.

New website launched!

New website launched!

Oct 12, 2009 3 comments

We just launched our new website! More opportunities to get into the private developer beta, a new community news letter, and the Soundtrack is now available...

NVIDIA Partnership & Prelude in 3D

NVIDIA Partnership & Prelude in 3D

Oct 12, 2010 12 comments

We're back with another update. We have quite a big announcement regarding 'ORION: Prelude' as well as announcing another new and exciting partnership!

Only a few hours away!

Only a few hours away!

Dec 12, 2009 4 comments

12 hours away as of posting this! Announcing Release Party times, Beta release times, updates to the game, what's still coming and more! Get ready for...

Orion -  New Gameplay Footage!

Orion - New Gameplay Footage!

Nov 10, 2009 39 comments

Brand new footage just released! Showcasing an un-announced snow level and more! Also information on how to get into the exclusive beta before anyone...

Orion - Beta 1.0 Delay REDUCED!

Orion - Beta 1.0 Delay REDUCED!

Dec 11, 2009 13 comments

Delay has been reduced! We are now releasing THIS upcoming Sunday. We have scheduled Release Events / Launch Parties with both IRC & SteamGroup Chat...

Orion - Beta 1.2 - Play It First Competition - Wave 2

Orion - Beta 1.2 - Play It First Competition - Wave 2

Mar 12, 2010 14 comments

We are pleased to announce the competition for Wave 2 of Play It First! We are opening this wave to 100 fans! Find out details on how to get Beta 1.2...

Orion - Beta 1.2 - Week of Media

Orion - Beta 1.2 - Week of Media

May 10, 2010 37 comments

This week we are going to be posting an update every day. We are going to be showcasing tons of new footage and media from Beta 1.2 as well as other interesting...

Orion - Beta 1.2 - Week of Media - Day 2

Orion - Beta 1.2 - Week of Media - Day 2

May 10, 2010 15 comments

This week we are going to be posting an update every day. We are going to be showcasing tons of new footage and media from Beta 1.2 as well as some other...

ORION - Beta 1.2 Release Date Announcement!

ORION - Beta 1.2 Release Date Announcement!

Jun 7, 2010 20 comments

Click inside to see the announcement for the release of Beta 1.2! We've included some brand new media as well as plenty of other information about Beta...

Orion - Beta 1.2 Release Nearing! - Wave 3 of the 'Play It First' Competition!

Orion - Beta 1.2 Release Nearing! - Wave 3 of the 'Play It First' Competition!

May 2, 2010 15 comments

We are opening an additional wave to the 'Play It First' competition! That means 100 fans of Orion have a chance of getting Beta 1.2 early. That means...

Orion - Closed Beta Announcement and Release Dates announced!

Orion - Closed Beta Announcement and Release Dates announced!

Nov 25, 2009 22 comments

We are announcing the Release Dates for the first public beta! We also have details on how to get in the Closed Beta through FilePlanet that begins on...