View Full Version : When is this game comming out?
10-31-2002, 06:48 PM
i got dsl now, and am wondering when this thing is up for downloading, can yall help me out!!! cuz i the original dark forces is the bomb, and i woul dlove to play it with new graphics
10-31-2002, 07:14 PM
demo - real soon
full game - next year . . .
10-31-2002, 09:19 PM
Yep, I just got my new modem too. I took the opertunity to download some giant file sized levels for MotS (Boam, ToaM 1&2). I suggest you do the same to pass time you spend on the PC. I just recently downloaded one called Rebel Agent and it was a remake of level 1 of DF. New areas were fine by me (the labs and sickbay were super!) but they hacked up the original areas so much, I got lost! Please don't do this to the mod...
I am not saying you would, but new areas have no place in the original areas. A door here or there to access them won't be bad, but a whole new hall connecting to it and crates laying in the hall... Colored lights in areas its not supposed to be... I know you're staying true to the original, so save the JO goodies for new areas.
10-31-2002, 11:56 PM
we are staying fairly true to the original design.
most of the differences will be appearance only, architechtural changes and the such
11-01-2002, 12:42 AM
i think it should be as close to the original as possible, i dont care much for extra rooms etc. easter eggs are cool though, just not another area.
11-01-2002, 02:57 PM
Originally posted by Katarn07
I just recently downloaded one called Rebel Agent and it was a remake of level 1 of DF.
from the Rebel Agent Readme:
Base : New levels from scratch, it took around two-three years to make, in between my other
levels and real life.
I just started playing the map and it is awesome! You can really see how much effort this guy spent on the map (I´m sure it´s very hard to map on the MotS engine)!
I will take a closer look at the architectual details and try to take some good ideas I´ll find to our secbase level.
11-01-2002, 03:01 PM
ITis extremely hard to map for JK/MOTS. so many things can go wrong in JED, the editor
dont think this guy knew you can open DF map files in JED.
woulda saved him 2-3 years! lol
11-01-2002, 05:51 PM
You're saying JED is harder than Radiant?!
I made a MP map of a bar. Of course it was just a square room with some furniture and textures, its farther than I ever got with Radiant. I need to spend more time fiddling around with that thing. Maybe I can make my own maps. I already have a story I wanted to use for MotS...
11-01-2002, 06:40 PM
radiany is MUCH more user friendly.
an error in jed spells disaster. in radiant they are much easier to correct
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