The Tyranid Mod is an ongoing additional race modification for the original Dawn of War series, based on the Tyranid army from the Warhammer 40k tabletop game.
Long awaited and finally arrived. Zero point five beta three, baby!
The installer will list four main components - the mod, the DoW mod manager and two "browsertab" options (Objective Points Mod and FreeUI).
The mod is reliant on the Objective Points Mod and FreeUI Mod, and leaving these options selected will open a browser window to their ModDB pages to allow you to manually download them separately.
The number of changes between 0.5b2 and 0.5b3 are numerous, and it has been way too many years since b2 was released so a comprehensive summary is a bit beyond us, however the key features of this update are as follows:
Mod Collaboration Instructions:
For those wishing to create mods that work with our mod, you now have two options:
This should solve a lot of the pesky questions we keep getting about whether we "approve" of mod collaborations (go nuts!), and also hopefully cut down on scammers trying to make money off stealing our art team's work and repackaging it without our consent.
Obviously we continue to ask that people do not repackage our mod or any elements of our mod into your own mods, please direct people to download copies here - that's why we've made it as easy as possible for you to use a RequiredMod inclusion. :)