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1 comment by Bahl on Aug 28th, 2005

Since the Release of beta 1.2, we had quite some progress! I'll show some of it in here, but there is more to find on our homepage.

Originally, it was planned to release Dark Marine's latest addition to our line of maps with beta 1.2. However, he closely missed the release date and since then it is lurking in my folders for a release. And since such a thing is coming up, here we go showing it: The new version of deathvalley by Dark Marine!
deathvalley by dark marine

The new species for our upcoming release is the Cadian Guard. For it, we created three classmodels and several weapons. The basic class of the Cadian Guard is the Trooper, completely done by Jove.
Cadian Guard Trooper
And for their Specialist class, Chromeangel provided the skin for their sniperrifle.
Cadian Guard Sniperrifle

As ususal, we have also been working on the content for the next two beta versions. The Gaussflayer is such a fine piece of content. We will use it as the basic weapon for the species of the Necrons in beta 2.1. Chromeangel strikes again with the skin for this weapon by Jiggaman.
Necron Gaussflayer

So what will the upcoming version feature codewise? Well, to boost the long term motivation, I've fiddled a bit with the gameplay. Apart from numerous little improvements, you will mainly find, that our classes are now categorized! You will start off with a class of category bronze, and as you shoot your way through the enemies of the opposing team and accomplish mission goals, the heavier classes will be made available to you. All that is based on a pointpool that you increase by kills and decrease by spawns. Whats new here you might ask? Well with beta 1.2, this pool was reset and refilled each round. However, now you keep your pool over the rounds and even over mapchanges! And you will need to, since it is damn hard to reach classes of category gold ;).

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Typheron
Typheron Dec 27 2005, 9:03am says:

A new version of Rival Species has been released, check the main site for full details on it.

A few of the new features are new weapons for the Orks, a new scoring system allowing more re-spawns as you can earn them and better equipment via kills or completing objectives. Also the Imperial Guard have been added to the game.

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Typheron
Typheron Dec 19 2005, 4:43pm says:

Go to the hame page and get the links from there, cos theres a pre-release on the front page and more in the forums.

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db12rex
db12rex Dec 18 2005, 2:47am says:

i certainly would how nome i cant doenload it wahhhhhhhhhhhhh

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Raider666
Raider666 Nov 28 2005, 6:50pm says:

Sweet, i hope evryone PLAYS THIS GAME!

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Chaosky
Chaosky Nov 26 2005, 1:46am says:

Whooptie dooo, the mod looks leet! One problem: All the download links in english: DEAD!

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Bahl
Bahl Oct 13 2005, 1:32am says:

well no, its not dead... but you might call it 'in degression'. i am still working on a new (and according to the alpha testers, also better) version. we will see if we can make it grow again after the release.

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Raider666
Raider666 Oct 11 2005, 8:48pm says:

hey is this mod dead or what, no one is
EVER in the server. me and my buds have to lug our computers to eachothers houses to play this game in LAN, BACAUSE ITS FRICKEN AEWESOME YA!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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beretta
beretta Sep 12 2005, 8:16am says:

wtf can someone set a server up that ppl can join cuz there are no server up right now ;-(

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st0lve
st0lve Aug 29 2005, 5:11pm says:

you guys never really pushed the engine, but you are still going :)

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Alhaus
Alhaus Aug 27 2005, 6:23pm says:

Flame somewhere else plz this kinda stuff isnt welcome ehre

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