Total Mayhem includes improved versions of 3rd party units by unitmakers from the last 12 years of modding TA. All units have been bugfixed, most have been remodeled, re-textured and re-rendered to Cavedog standard. The entire game balance has been improved. This is intended to be what Cavedog would have done if they continued to support the game.

TOTAL MAYHEM's features include:

  • An extended builder interface with 10 buttons per page instead of the usual 6, that is still compatible with lower resolutions (down to 800x600)
  • Loads of bugfixes that prevent lockups and crashes, improve unit AI and improve game performance, meaning more units ingame with less lag
  • rebalancing of most units to make them more useful, and open up more strategic options for the player
  • snappy gameplay that favours making metal extractors better instead of making metal makers worse, to encourage expansion and improve game pace
  • LOADS of added units, including a complete Level 3 tier: experimental kbots, tanks, navy and air, super nukes, nuke cannons and more

If you want to know more or have a question about Total Mayhem, you are welcome visit the Mayhem Inc forum at TA Universe.

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Blog RSS Feed Report abuse Latest News: Total Mayhem 7.06 is here

0 comments by gamma_TA on May 26th, 2014

Core Geothermal CannonArm Geothermal Missile Silo Core
Arm Impala - new tank for Total Mayhem 7.0 Core Saturn

New version 7.06 with a bunch of new treats for you:

  • totally revamped GUI, better looking, no more separate "Orders" and "Build" menus for builders.
  • early-game economy big improvements!
  • new buildings: advanced storages, radar jammer towers, advanced armed geothermal generators, advanced armed tidal generators, dragon's eye sight towers.
  • shield generator buildings (see pics)!
  • new Tortoises (radar/sonar, radar jammer, kamikaze)!
  • new aircraft, new tanks too!
  • 25 new units added in total (including mobiles and buildings).
  • bugfixes, balance tweaks, and 3D model improvements to the look of a bunch of units.
Download here! (15.5Mb)
Total Mayhem 7.06


INSTRUCTIONS: If you haven't already, install Total Mayhem 6.92 first, this will include the new TA unofficial patch 3.9.02 with a bunch of new features (double-click units, CTRL_F, CTRL_B, mouse-wheel to a MEGAMAP, lots more). Then, unzip this download into your TOTALA\Total Mayhem folder.

If you are running Windows 8, or Windows 7 with NVidia graphics, and have trouble running the game, you will need this hotfix (just unzip to your Total Mayhem folder, overwriting existing files).

For more info or to join the discussion, visit this thread on TAUniverse.

Almost all of the added Total Mayhem units

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Total Mayhem 7.06

Total Mayhem 7.06

Apr 26, 2014 Full Version 5 comments

Big GUI upgrade, improved starting economy and a bunch more units in this update. * NOTE you need to have 6.92 already installed before unzipping this...

Total Mayhem 6.92

Total Mayhem 6.92

Oct 7, 2013 Full Version 15 comments

- Now wrapped in a proper installer! Requires the new TA Unofficial Patch 3.9.02 - and downloads it for you if you don't have it yet (total download is...

Total Mayhem beta 6.8

Total Mayhem beta 6.8

May 24, 2013 Full Version 1 comment

New version at last! removes a lot of units but adds a lot of polish... and also adds the Spider pack 2012 and the Tortoise Pack, and metal extractor...

Total Mayhem beta 6.42

Total Mayhem beta 6.42

Mar 4, 2012 Full Version 1 comment

Total Mayhem beta 6.42 includes many improvements, a couple of new units, and a consolidated and greatly simplified install. All units and data is now...

Total Mayhem beta 6.3

Total Mayhem beta 6.3

Jan 11, 2012 Full Version 2 comments

Further development, bugfixes, updated models and graphics, and 2 new units: Mobile Fortresses for Arm and Core. ** deleted and recreated this download...

Total Mayhem beta 6.2

Total Mayhem beta 6.2

Dec 16, 2010 Full Version 3 comments

New models and refined concepts for over a dozen units, new Mobile LRPC unit Core Crusher (Howie moves to L2 and becomes a lighter artillery unit, Morty's...

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Deuce_Savage Jan 10 2012, 9:32am says:

Appears the zip file for 6.3 is corrupted. One can DL it but when it comes to unzipping, it wont! Appeared 2 MB short at 8 MB opposed to its 10 as well.

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gamma_TA Creator
gamma_TA Jan 11 2012, 1:01am replied:

OK re-uploading didn't work well at all, it renamed the file to instead of, then when I finally get a download dialogue it's the old name and only 8Mb again. Please feel free to download from this alternative link:

Cheers :)

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gamma_TA Creator
gamma_TA Jan 11 2012, 12:20am replied:

Well that sucks... it is indeed only 8Mb. ModDB's funky coding told me the upload was complete, and reports the filesize correctly as 10.3Mb until you actually download it.

I've re-uploaded it, should be available in 5 minutes...

In reply to your previous post, do you have any units that are not already at :)

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Deuce_Savage Jan 6 2012, 12:45pm says:

I still have TA in my HD and a ton/library of best of the best units saved since day one over the years from other modders that have since disappeared! Want sum, got sum!

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V_Flashbang Oct 5 2011, 11:58pm says:

I could try to combine both and make it working, but i would have to rearrange weapons, removing some weapons and units, and i might even have to adapt some scripts as talon and total mayhems modified OTA scripts are obv different. so really i will only do it if your gna use it and if yr ok w the changes =p

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V_Flashbang Sep 30 2011, 9:31am says:

@supcomrocks I wish both did, that would be epic! @.@
However, ta's unit limit doesn't allow it.

Btw, Peacemaker looks sexy gamma! (Nice!) B)

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supcomrocks Oct 1 2011, 12:51pm replied:

oh, that really stinks... but its still a great mod!!

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supcomrocks Sep 4 2011, 11:36pm says:

Does it work with the talon mod or do we not get tht race at all?
Thanks and sorry for double post

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supcomrocks Sep 4 2011, 7:46pm says:

i was wodering if this worked with escalation and if not which is better

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V_Flashbang Apr 3 2011, 11:40am says:

hey gamma would it be okay if i created a blog on total mayhem previews? =)
using your pics.....

Because....i do not have any good screenies yet. =(

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gamma_TA Creator
gamma_TA Apr 7 2011, 5:16pm replied:

No. Why would you want to do that?? If you want to show people pics on this page, link them to this page.

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V_Flashbang Jul 29 2011, 2:35pm replied:

Is it ok if I make some screenies and post them on a blog, as long as I link them to this page and your homepage? (And list your screen name too)


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