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The RS team is very pleased to announce the release of Alpha-3 for public testing!

Posted by ServoIS on Apr 2nd, 2012

Well its been a few months since our last release but we are pleased to now announce that Alpha 3 of Rising Storm the Netstorm RTS remake is now ready for download and testing by the public, as always the latest Alpha build of Rising Storm can be downloaded from the following link

RS Alpha-3

Priest Sacking!

Alpha-3 Change List: Some of the key fixes and features and bug fixes as listed

New Game Play Features:

  • Priest Sacking now working so enemy priest can be captured and brought to altar for sacking
  • Win Game condition now set so player wins once enemy is sacked.

Bugs fixed

  • Path finding fix and networked streaks (which were in 56 patch 1 and 56 patch 2)
  • Multiplayer hosting and joining issues fixed so MP should now be stable for multiplayer gaming
  • Brightened up the altar and the thunder workshop
  • Fixed the pathfinding so that gatherers don't stop late in the game
  • Bridge system revamped to increase game performance and speeds.
  • Removed the random white dot thing
  • Fixed a problem where the path following would cause stutters (there's still an issue with placing objects late in the game, I'm not sure what that is...)
  • Fixed the thunder cannon's aiming.
  • Did some work with the gatherers so they don't teleport quite so much during high lag, not yet perfect

New Meshes

  • New resource gem from biss model
  • New Island edge meshes from Feng
  • Sun Stone tower updated by Feng
  • Outpost model retextured by Feng

Sounds: added for following units and buildings

  • Sun Balloon
  • Whirligig helicopter and its base
  • Sun Barricade
  • Sun Cannon
  • Thunder Cannon
  • Sun Disc Thrower
  • X-Bow

We hope everyone enjoys the latest build and please post bugs and comments you may have on the project forum!

The project main site is at this link

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Red-Hood-Speaketh Apr 4 2012 says:

dam this looks cool.

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ServoIS Apr 4 2012 says:

Be warned Tool tips are not in yet in-game so figuring out the different priest ring menu buttons may be little tricky at first.

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