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OpenRA RTS Engine Releases 20130514

Posted by Matt, / 11401 views
Highlights
Some of the highlights in this release include:

  • Significantly improved AI.

  • UI improvements to the menus and lobby.

  • New UI for replays, spectators and defeated players.

  • New construction radius limits for C&C and D2K.

  • Repairable bridges.

  • Desert theater for RA.

  • Left-click mouse controls (beta).

  • 5 new missions for RA.

  • 20 new multiplayer maps across all three mods.

  • Significant balance improvements across all three mods.

  • More bugfixes than you can shake a tesla coil at.


Screenshots
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A composite screenshot showing the new lobby tooltips and player color selector in the Dune 2000 mod.

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The Red Alert mod includes a new main menu and desert-themed shellmap.
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C&C and D2K now requires buildings to be constructed near a construction yard, reducing the effectiveness of multiple-building-queue base-walking strategies.
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Bridges can now be repaired by sending an engineer into the rubble.

Changelog
Click through to see the human-optimized changelog, or the complete commit list.
Download
Grab the latest installer packages from their site. SourceForge.net is also helping out with an alternative mirror.
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You can also subscribe to the release channel at Desura:
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If you don't already have the Freeware assets at hand click download in-game on first start to grab the minimal files required to play from community sponsored content servers.
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