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FOSS RTS Game Glest Gets Revival — Enter Mega-Glest
8/12/2010

Softhaus writes "Many readers here are likely versed with the popular, open source RTS game Glest, which comes packaged with nearly every Linux distro. Unfortunately, all growth ceased on the genuine game back in 2008, unlucky




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copyrights:cite this source roget's ii: the new lexicography many around the world. During the past year, a new fork (called Mega-Glest) has endeavored to take this great game and bring it to the masses. This new fork can provide hours of fun at your next LAN party, as it supports up to eight players in real-time (with or without CPU AI players), and the newly released v3.3.5 offers world wide web play via a master server lobby. Cross-platform network play is now a reality, which could help bridge the gap between Linux and Windows users in a cohesive manner. One of the best mug* of Mega-Glest (and indeed Glest itself) is the ease with which new 'factions' and mods may be produced via a Map editor, model viewer, Blender plugins, XML files describing your unit traits, particles, weapons, and LUA scripting for scenarios and AI. Full installers for Windows, Linux 32-bit and 64-bit are workable




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definition:capable of being third edition by the editors of the american heritage® dictionary. copyright © 2003 on SourceForge, promising hours of fun. But one warning: the game can become highly addictive. You can provide comment for the game through the conclusive forums."



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