Page 24 of 24 FirstFirst ... 142021222324
Results 691 to 698 of 698

Thread: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

  1. #691

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    3000+ downloads!

    As of this weekend the RXB1007 has managed to generate over 3000 downloads in total (since release), which of course is fantastic but also amazing as the base-game (MTW1) is... Almost 17 freaking years old, which is essentially a small eternity in the fleeting world of video-games. Yup, almost 17 years old AND a sequel on top as well! As unlikely candidate as that, and still some people evidently keep playing MTW and Redux all the same! It is some 13 years since the RX-project started - more then 10 years (and counting) on the public scene. Needles to say, the RXB1007 and the entire Redux-project have exceeded any expectation I had (or dared to have) on it, as I first started working on it in 2006. Its all somewhat unbelievable and amazing to me - yet its true... Imagine that....

    Any comments/thoughts on all this?

    - A

  2. #692
    Ja mata, TosaInu Forum Administrator edyzmedieval's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Fortress of the Mountains
    Posts
    11,289

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    Quote Originally Posted by Axalon View Post
    HHi Edyz, you have ended up an administrator?!? That's quite a promotion... Congratulations? You may very well be the first Org-administrator - since Tosa - that I might actually get along with. That is a welcome change. Let's hope for that. Anyhow, I do welcome this unexpected surprise but I can't help but to wonder what changed your mind? I mean, Redux have been around and supported here for more then 10 years - so why the sudden urge to play it now? Is there a special reason for this?- A
    Hi there Ax,

    Thank you for the kind words.

    To be fair to you, the state of modern gaming right now has left me a bit indifferent. I mean there are still plenty of games I do play but that fantastic excitement of playing a game like MTW is not there with the new games. And I've played vanilla TW for a while, so I'm looking to freshen things up a bit.
    Ja mata, TosaInu. You will forever be remembered.

    Proud

    Been to:

    Swords Made of Letters - 1938. The war is looming in France - and Alexandre Reythier does not have much time left to protect his country. A novel set before the war.

    A Painted Shield of Honour - 1313. Templar Knights in France are in grave danger. Can they be saved?

  3. #693

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    Hey Axalon, I'm still playing your Mod. I once made an AAR on an early Spanish campaign and fooled you with a picture of upside down trees in your Mod as a game tester.
    MTW-I already was a fun game, more enjoyable then the newer, far too complex all eye candy games, but your mod still does it for me. When I'm bored there is Redux TW.

    Still being your creative self?

  4. #694
    Member Member daigaku's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Alemannisches Dreiländereck
    Posts
    213

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    Hi,

    I just want to say "hello" again ;-)

    this night I downloaded 1007 to give it a try, after having been content with 1003 till now actually.

    I will give response to it as soon as I got a grip how it's to be played in "daigaku style" ;-)

    Greetings to all still playing M:TW and especially REDUX, daigaku

  5. #695
    Member Member daigaku's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Alemannisches Dreiländereck
    Posts
    213

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    .........oooohhhkayyy........let me put it that way: That's simply ridiculous.

    I do like a challenge, as everybody kowing my style of playing remembers. But having to build for 120 years (as Norse) to get together a minimum of recruiting possibilities, a more or less decent income and some stability, fighting and building nonstop with no benefit at all ("Builder"with increased Loyalty or, for god's sake, after 15-20 won battles with max. two third of men a Star as general!) makes it pointless to play on. I'll stick to 1.003, rather balanced, really challenging, but with rewards for the eager player.

    Greetings, daigaku

  6. #696

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    Hello everyone and thanks for posting guys…


    Quote Originally Posted by daigaku View Post
    I do like a challenge, as everybody kowing my style of playing remembers. But having to build for 120 years (as Norse) to get together a minimum of recruiting possibilities, a more or less decent income and some stability, fighting and building nonstop with no benefit at all ("Builder"with increased Loyalty or, for god's sake, after 15-20 won battles with max. two third of men a Star as general!) makes it pointless to play on. I'll stick to 1.003, rather balanced, really challenging, but with rewards for the eager player.
    It is unfortunate that you feel this way... On general terms, The Norse is supposed to be one of the harder factions to play in terms of challenge compared with most other RX-factions. The Norse are also intended to provide a different - if not unique – experience something other then what you might get by playing other factions in Redux. I certainly tried to make culture matter much more in Redux, and that in ways that never really happened (or was considered) in the raw game. If RXB1003 does it for you then by all means play that - but you will miss out on whole lot of content and stuff. The difference between RXB1003 and RXB1007 is rather substantial - not just in terms of GFX, but in designs, solutions and overall experience as well. I do all such changes with the constant goal of making things better somehow in Redux. If that ends up successful or not, and if that pleases all players – is another matter…

    And just to be clear here, due to time-limitations I won’t be able support any other release then the most current version of Redux.

    - A
    Last edited by Axalon; 06-02-2021 at 02:45. Reason: Clean up...

  7. #697

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    While I am here, some (lost) Redux-stats for both 2019 & 2020…


    Redux & 2019:
    *************************************************************
    Releases: None...
    Downloads RXB1007: 1190
    Views in 2019: +21.723, this thread... (the TWC Redux-thread had +59.305 views)
    Posts in 2019: +8 & 3 where mine, this thread... (the TWC Redux-thread had 14 posts & 7 was mine).

    No commentary for this year… Ummm, the TWC awarded MTW-Redux with some kind of editors-choice award, if memory serves.


    Redux & 2020:
    *************************************************************
    Releases: None...
    Downloads RXB1007: 1086
    Views in 2020: +37.897, this thread... (the TWC Redux-thread had +88.708 views)
    Posts in 2020: +1 & 0 where mine, this thread... (the TWC Redux-thread had 32 posts & 6 was mine).

    No commentary for this year… Corona happened…

    - A
    Last edited by Axalon; 06-02-2021 at 02:33.

  8. #698

    Default Re: MTW-Redux Beta Released!

    5000+ Downloads!

    Over the weekend the RXB1007 reached the 5000 DL-marker - and today it stands at some 5020 DL's as I write this. Whenever I load up these releases - I dare hope for some 500 DL’s perhaps - but everything above of that is just sheer bonus for me. I never expected that anything I released for Redux (or otherwise) would some day end up exceeding 5000 downloads. Naturally, I am very happy about all this. The RXB1007 have truly soldiered on for almost 5 years now – it isn’t perfect (as the 3 available hot-fixes will show), but there certainly are lots cool stuff in it to enjoy anyways. Some things can certainly be improved upon - and I will probably strive to do just that - once I get around working with of another release of the redux beta. I have no idea when that will be however…

    Let me just finish up by saying that “Redux-land” (that’s the game) is still open for adventures and visits from you guys. Thanks to all you folks who played and supported MTW-Redux over the years.

    - A

Page 24 of 24 FirstFirst ... 142021222324

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO