News Archive January 2007
This archived news is presented "as-is", and is no longer maintained. As such, UnrealSP.Org offers no guarantee that links to external sites will still be valid. However, if you discover a broken internal link, please do contact me and let me know.
Prophet tackles Strange World 30 January 2007 Hellscrag
Mister Prophet put his reviewing hat on and delivered a replacement for Naveed's old review of Strange World. You can read the new review here, and whilst you're doing that you can also download a compatibility fix to allow the pack to run under Unreal Tournament - that is if you don't have it already.
Project Zephon - soon! 29 January 2007 Hellscrag
Derdak2rot had the following to say on our forums:
"Just want to let you all know that Zephon has entered serious beta tests, all maps are done and are currently bug-tracked be our beta testers, that means release should be very soon (in a couple of weeks probably)."
The project now also has a profile on ModDB, on which it is entitled Project Zephon: Battle for Freedom.
Back to the Tower 27 January 2007 Hellscrag
The classic map pack The Tower of Shrakith'a was rapidly becoming long overdue for a re-review. The original reviewer must have been right, however, as it has become the first re-reviewed map pack not to drop a point of its score. Find the new review here.
Iphigenia reviewed 21 January 2007 Hellscrag
The latest review to hit our pages is an overdue review of Ultimate Weasel's little-known first map pack Iphigenia. You can find the review here.
Dark Territory update 09 January 2007 Hellscrag
Mapper UArchitect has contacted me to confirm that progress is still being made on his unusual top-down UT SP mod Dark Territory. The mod is, apparently, progressing more every day, and an arresting new screenshot can be found on the Upcoming Maps page.
Shinigami Level Pack One revisited 08 January 2007 Hellscrag
It's been a while since I've written a map review, so I decided to bring my old review of Shinigami Level Pack One up to date. The final score represents something of a come down from its original score of 8/10 - you can find the updated review here.
Return to Mars recommenced 04 January 2007 Hellscrag
TheEmperorStalwartUK has decided to restart his sequel project Unreal: Return to Mars, which will now be developed for Unreal Tournament 2007. A placeholder web site is available here, with the full web site and forum to follow. Upcoming Maps will be updated with the project in due course.
Happy New Year! 01 January 2007 Hellscrag
It's been 2007 for nearly half an hour here in the United Kingdom, so a Happy New Year to you all!