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Since our last release from 3 months back we've been hard at work in our spare time to make this next version a big milestone release for the project. Significant Changes: - Two new female player characters: Kyonshi and Major - Four new maps: Capture the Space (CTF), Khaooohs (DM), Aggressor (DM),

Posted by leilei on Dec 2nd, 2006

Since our last release from 3 months back we've been hard at work in our spare time to make this next version a big milestone release for the project.

Significant Changes:
- Two new female player characters: Kyonshi and Major
- Four new maps: Capture the Space (CTF), Khaooohs (DM), Aggressor (DM), House of Cheeseathon (DM)
- Alot of polish, in the weapon sounds, weapon skins, weapon effects, gargoyle has wings and new skins, wake effects, etc.
- Engine updated to ioq3 revision 982, compiled with Ogg Vorbis support.
- Now uses its own base folder called "baseoa" and Application Data folder for storing settings, screenshots and automatic downloads.
- And last, but not least.... WORKING BOTS !! Yes, they even randomly shout abuse.

Kyonshi In-game, ce1m7 Major Aggressor Gargoyle jumping with a railgun RAILED

Windows Installer: Get it here! (72mb)

Linux tarball: Get it here! (78mb)

A big thanks to crayon, pixie, JKM, div0 and dmn_clown for making this release possible. :)


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INtense!
INtense! Dec 2 2006, 9:03pm says:

Looking pretty damn impressive. They really shout abuse?

I'll have to give this a run

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leilei
leilei Dec 2 2006, 9:05pm says:

only as text on the console :P

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pvt.Johnson
pvt.Johnson Dec 2 2006, 8:35pm says:

no mac osx =( ?

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leilei
leilei Dec 2 2006, 8:58pm says:

i don't have a mac so i couldn't compile a mac release. sorry.

though, the source in the linux package can be compiled as a universal binary

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Entar
Entar Dec 2 2006, 10:02pm says:

nice work, keep it up :D

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Sallycin
Sallycin Dec 2 2006, 10:02pm says:

Great work, we finally have Bots :)

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J1mmmy
J1mmmy Dec 3 2006, 7:07am says:

Kyonshi looks really detailed.

Each version of OpenArena is better and better.

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