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#1 User is offline   Mighty BOB! 

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Posted 30 September 2009 - 05:41 PM

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September 30th is here!

The day you have all waited for has finally arrived! After over two years of planning, building the mod, and updating our fans, the moment we've all worked so hard for is finally here. Our passion for C&C Renegade has been channeled, and manifested into this great project, Renegade X. Today is a great day for our mod and our community, as it marks a new beginning for Command & Conquer Renegade fans everywhere, a fulfillment of our promise, and the start of a new generation of C&C FPS gaming.

Today is the day where we release the very first incarnation of Renegade X. It is our first beta, which features the basis of C&C Renegade's game mode and units. It's the very first of many public releases, given to the public to ensure a stable and exciting full release of the mod in the future. Renegade X 0.35 does not contain everything the mod will eventually offer, as it is an early beta, but it is your chance to get an early taste of Renegade X, and an opportunity for you to share your opinions, ideas, and help us in the process of fixing glitches.

The Renegade X team plans on releasing patches after each beta release, to fix any problems we may encounter as the open beta ensues. New content is also on the way.

Download Renegade X Beta Version 0.35 NOW!

To anyone that has ever doubted that this day would ever come...in your face!

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Borgamers.com: http://borgamers.com...X_Beta_v035.rar
Filefront.com: http://commandandcon...om/file/;104371
ModDB.com: http://www.moddb.com/mods/renegade-x/downl...-v035-beta-full
FilePlanet: http://www.fileplanet.com/204585/200000/fi...Mod-v0.35-Beta-
Renegade-X.com: http://www.renegade-...X_Beta_v035.rar
DME 1:http://denver1.dmeho...X_Beta_v035.rar
DME2:http://denver2.dmeho...X_Beta_v035.rar
AlienX:http://www.alienxservers.co.uk/private/Ren...X_Beta_v035.rar

Torrent: http://www.renegade-...ta_v035.torrent



As many of you have noticed, the server client program does not accurately present a server's playercounts.

A quick fix for the Renegade X server client has been uploaded. The patch is dependent on the servers. Server owners must install this patch and update their server(s) for their servers to properly display the player count info.

All non-server owners will need this patch as well. You can find it below:

http://borgamers.com...X_SC_Patch1.zip

Contents

Renegade X so far features the following:

Teams:

The Global Defense Initiative: A globalized and multinational military task force, colloquially known and referred to as GDI, the Global Defense Initiative originated from a secret military alliance between the most industrialized and advanced countries under the United Nations umbrella.

The Brotherhood of Nod: An ancient and secret society that allegedly predates most of civilization\'s recorded history, the Brotherhood of Nod represents a globalized as well as a futuristic cult, and a network of militant cells worldwide.

Buildings:

GDI Advanced Guard Tower: The main GDI defense tower, armed with four machine guns and Tomahawk missiles
GDI Barracks: This allows you to purchase higher classes of infantry
GDI Weapons Factory: This allows you to purchase vehicles
GDI Refinery: This structure sends out an automated Harvester to collect Tiberium resources and return to refine it into usable credits for the team.

Nod Obelisk: The main Nod defense tower, armed with a powerful laser
Nod Turrets: A turret fires tank shells at enemies within range
Hand of Nod: This allows you to purchase higher classes of infantry
Nod Airstrip: This allows you to purchase vehicles
Nod Refinery: This structure sends out an automated Harvester to collect Tiberium resources and return to refine it into usable credits for the team.

-Powerplant coming soon!

Vehicles:

GDI Humvee: GDI\'s basic scout vehicle, armed with a heavy machine gun.
GDI APC: An Armoured Personnel Carrier with room for five passengers and a heavy machine gun.
GDI MRLS: A Mobile Rocket Launcher System that can provide long ranged firepower.
GDI Medium Tank: An M1A1 Medium Tank with a large anti-tank cannon and heavy armour
GDI Mammoth Tank: A massive tank with dual cannons and dual tusk-missile launchers

Nod Buggy: The Brotherhood\'s basic scout vehicle, armed with a heavy machine gun.
Nod APC: An Armoured Personnel Carrier with room for five passengers and a heavy machine gun.
Nod Artillery: A long-ranged G6 Howitzer capable of providing heavy artillery.
Nod Flame Tank: A dual-barreled flame vehicle.
Nod Light Tank: Nod\'s basic combat tank, both fast and effective
Nod Stealth Tank: A stealthed vehicle armed with dual short-ranged homing missiles per clip

-Orca, Apache, Chinook helicopter, and more coming soon!

Infantry:

All of the following are armed with a pistol and at least one timed C4.

GDI Soldier: Basic rifle infantry.
GDI Shotgunner: Basic infantry armed with a shotgun.
GDI Grenadier: Basic infantry armed with an automatic grenade launcher.
GDI Engineer: Armed with a repair gun and remote explosives.
GDI Officer: Special character armed with a heavy chaingun
GDI Sniper: Special character armed with a sniper rifle
GDI Gunner: Dead 6 Commando armed with a heavy rocket launcher
GDI Personal Ion Cannon Havoc (temporary): Havoc the Commando is back, but with this build he will be carrying the PIC until our Sydney is done
GDI Hotwire: Special engineer unit armed with an additional timed C4, proximity mines, and an advanced repair gun

Nod Soldier: Basic rifle infantry
Nod Shotgunner: Basic infantry armed with a shotgun.
Nod Flamethrower: Basic infantry armed with a flamethrower
Nod Engineer: Armed with a repair gun and remote explosives.
Nod Officer: Special character armed with a heavy chaingun
Nod Black Hand Sniper: Special character armed with a sniper rifle
Nod Stealth Black Hand: A stealth trooper armed with a laser-rifle
Nod Railgun (Sakura, temporary): Sakura is back, but with this build she will be carrying the Railgun
Nod Technician: Special engineer unit armed with an additional timed C4, proximity mines, and an advanced repair gun

10 more infantry coming soon!

Superweapons:

Ion Cannon beacon: A giant beam shot by a space-based satellite at a selected target.
Nuclear Strike beacon: A tactical nuclear blast at a selected target.

Current animations are very temporary, new animations coming soon!

Maps:

Islands: A beautiful group of islands linked by land bridges on a clear-blue-skied setting, with no automated defenses.
Field: A dark grassland setting with a waterfall, river and a barn, with a large field for action

Many more maps coming soon!

Unreal Tournament 3 Patch

Before even attempting to install Renegade X, please make sure you have the latest Unreal Tournament 3 patch. You can find that here:

http://udn.epicgames...3/UT3patch5.exe

NOTE: If you bought the Steam Unreal Tournament 3 Black Edition you do NOT need this patch.

Minimum System Requirements

The minimum system requirements for Renegade X are about the same as Unreal Tournament 3. You must have the necessary PC parts either as powerful or more powerful than the ones listed below.

Minimum:
o Supported OS: Windows XP SP2 or Windows Vista
o Processor: 2.0+ GHZ Single Core Processor
o Memory: 512 MB RAM
o Graphics: NVIDIA 6200+ or ATI Radeon 9600+ Video Card
o Sound: Windows Supported Sound Card
o DirectX: DirectX 9.0c

How to Install Renegade X Beta Version 0.35

To install the mod, run the "Renegade-X 0.35 Beta.exe" file. A self extractor will ask you to where you wish to install the mod. You must install Renegade X in "Documents/My Games/Unreal Tournament 3", otherwise it will not work. Afterwords, you must manually create a ut3.exe shortcut - this can be placed anywhere on your computer. Then, right click on that new shortcut, click properties, and edit the Target: place "-mod=..\Renegade -solomod" at the end of the target, minus the quotations. Renegade X should now successfully be installed.

Tutorial Video!

For those of you who plan on downloading the mod, or are interested in knowing how to play, we've released the Renegade X Basic Tutorial. It briefly explains the basics of our mod's game mode "C&C mode", for those of you who either haven't played C&C Renegade online, or simply need a refresher. We highly recommend you watch it before playing our mod.

You can check that out here: http://borgamers.com...CnCTutorial.avi

Streaming on ModDB HERE: http://www.moddb.com...negade-x/videos


"How to Play" Document

If you'd like to view a more detailed text version of how to play the mod, there is a .txt file included in the download rar. You can also read that here: http://www.renegade-...?showtopic=2909

How to Join a server

Renegade X Beta Version 0.35 is a multiplayer-only mod. Although you can play the mod in "Instant Action" mode offline, no AI are currently available. That feature will be released in a later beta. Therefore, you need to be connected to the internet to play with this mod with others. There are two ways to join a server:

1) Load "Renegade-X.exe" in the Renegade folder after you install the mod. It will launch a server client program, where you will see the available servers listed. Refresh the list if necessary. Simply set up your screen name at the bottom of the client, click on the server you wish to join, and click the "Join Server" button. Make sure the file path under "UT3.exe Location" is correct before joining the server.

*NOTE: The server client does not always show the right amount of players. This will be fixed asap.

2) If for whatever reason you are unable to join a server with the "Renegade-X.exe" server client program, there is a secondary way to join a Renegade X server. Launch your Renegade X shortcut, login to your multiplayer account, click "Multiplayer", then click "Join Game". Once on that screen, press F10. This should launch a console. Then, simply type the word "open" in the console (no quotations), followed by a space, and the IP of the server you wish to join. Then hit enter, and it should take you straight to the server. Make sure the server IP is correct - you can find the IPs to the official servers on http://www.renegade-x.com/forums

Please make sure the mod is fully and properly installed before attempting to join a server. If you have any questions or problems, please do not hesitate to voice your problems at our official forums. http://www.renegade-x.com/forums

Renegade X OFFICIAL Servers

Our official server IPs are as follows:

Official RenX Beta Server(borgamers.com): COMING SOON, WILL BE UPDATED WITHIN 24 HOURS
[OFFICIAL]Renegade-X.com US Server: 208.53.189.29:7777
[OFFICIAL]Renegade-X UK Server #1: 78.129.164.83:7777
[OFFICIAL]Renegade-X UK Server #2: 78.129.164.70:7777
[OFFICIAL]Renegade-X UK Server #3: 78.129.164.69:7777
[OFFICIAL]Renegade-X UK Server #4: 78.129.164.67:7777



And you can always join us at our official Teamspeak server: 75.126.220.122:8769

October Patch

We will be releasing a Renegade X 0.35 patch sometime in October, which will address any immediate problems encountered in the mod. The patch will be released by the team, and will be available once it is done.

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Posted 30 September 2009 - 05:54 PM

Apparently the forums limit the amount of BBCode you can use in one post. %-)
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Posted 30 September 2009 - 11:01 PM

Well I'm downloading it right now, I'll let you guys know what I think.
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Posted 01 October 2009 - 05:05 AM

I can't seem to get it to work. I think it's because I got Unreal Tournament 3 through Steam.
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Posted 01 October 2009 - 04:23 PM

It works with the Steam version. There's just a few extra things that need to be done.
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Posted 06 October 2009 - 12:05 AM

Yah I've gotten that far but I keep getting this Error...

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Any ideas? I even tried that File you uploaded but still nothing. Kinda at a loss here. The Renegade X Forums, keeps giving me some Database Error.
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Posted 06 October 2009 - 11:59 AM

Oh yeah the forums crashed and burned some time last night. I am not pleased with the way they are managed in the slightest.

Do you have the .NET Framework 3.5 installed? Hit up the custom section in Windows Update if you don't.
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Posted 06 October 2009 - 11:42 PM

Should, I'll check. But now though I cannot even play Unreal Tournament 3... Pissing me off... It crashes after I login.

Tried uninstalling and reinstalling, still nothing. So I did that again and deleted everything in the "My Games" thing for Unreal Tournament 3 too. Installing now, from Steam unfortunately... So lets see what happens this time.
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Posted 08 October 2009 - 07:29 AM

Ok, so I got Unreal Tournament 3 going again. However I am not quite sure if I want to try for Renegade X again. I mean, I'm not having the best luck with it here :S

Renegade X's Forums are tittle odd too. I cannot find the Information to get it to run with the Steam version of Unreal Tournament 3. So yah, stuck there too because I'm sure my problem is I'm not doing something right.
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Posted 08 October 2009 - 08:42 PM

Actually we also broke something in the code at the last second before shipping the beta so it could be that too. >.>

You might want to wait for the next release.
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