Ur-Quan Masters v0.7.0 is a port of The Ur-Quan Masters, using SDL, targetted for Linux, all BSD, Windows, MacOS X, and other SDL-supported platforms.
Ur-Quan Masters HD Mod is an HD remake of Star Control 2. It’s the full Ur-Quan Masters game but also featuring a high resolution mode, new features, and new artwork.
The UQM-Mods project is a collection of 3 mods that allow players to “enhance” gameplay or to add features that were otherwise unavailable. For Ur-Quan Masters v0.7.0No Comments »
Masthead Studios announced that its massively multiplayer online game (MMORPG) Earthrise is removing the monthly fee for everyone who has already bought the game. The changes will come into effect starting December 1, 2011. In addition, the company announced that they are transitioning Earthrise to a free to play model in the beginning of the next year.
If this news is true, that’s really cool.
Scientists had been struggling to map the structure of M-PMV, a protein involved in a virus that causes a form of simian Aids, in an experiment called CASP9. The search, in that experiment and others, had been going on for more than a decade. The solution was not found by a laboratory but the players of an online puzzle game.No Comments »
Bounty Hounds Online is a third person action MMORPG set in a 3D science-fiction environment. The game provides a lively world that never sleeps and in which players will fight for a powerful mercenary faction. Bounty Hounds Online is free to play for everyone. But players will also have the option to buy diamonds as an in-game currency. Diamonds can be spent on superior premium items or in-game advantages such as additional backpack slots and a warp mode to quickly travel around the world.No Comments »