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Original War Patch

A new patch is now available for Original War, offering a semi-official update to Altar Interactive's decade-old real-time strategy game. This version 1.11.0 patch was created by members of the community with the blessings of Altar, as well as access to the original source code, and the outcome includes additional subtitle support, new dedicated server admin functions, and a bunch of bug fixes. The download is available from AtomicGamer, Gamer's Hell, and The Patches Scrolls, and the patch notes follow.

  • Added: 24 People, Siberite Bomb, Siberite Detection and Cost of Information options to Party (Gothuk)
  • Added: Russian video subtitle support added
  • Added: New SAIL Command: GetUnitsNearUnit
  • Added: New SAIL Varible: PauseMusic
  • Added: English Subtitibles
  • Added: Dedicated server can now be controled from inside the chatroom (Requires admin login)
  • Added: Create Server dialog now allows you to set the games name
  • Added: Arabians now have there own Interface scheme (Morphid)
  • Added: SetPerfectExperience function to SAIL
  • Added: MISSION_EXP_LIMITS can now be set through game.txt
  • Added: McBenn's Ident Descriptions added
  • Added: Latest Clanbase Support
  • Added: More resolution options in the launcher
  • Bug Fix: Improved broadcasting support (Radzio)
  • Bug Fix: Polish Alien Base MultiDescs now have proper font (Radzio)
  • Bug Fix: Multiplayer map fixes (SAIL - Radzio, maps - Radzio & Gothuk, MultiDescs - Gothuk & Radzio)
  • Bug Fix: Owarfull.dll renamed to Owarfull.exe, this fixes systems which can't run DLL's as EXE's
  • Bug Fix: Spectator related crash fixed. Spectators now take up a team slot
  • Bug Fix: Multiplayer ingame chat is now logged in the ingame log window
  • Bug Fix: Fatal value of MVR on certain maps with customres parameter fixed
  • Bug Fix: AM05, AM08, AM10, RU06, RU09 fix (Radzio)
  • Bug Fix: Multiple Exploits fixed
  • Changed: Dedicated server interface improved.
  • Changed: PakView Interface improved
  • Changed: Grndsec Interface improved
  • Changed: New Buildup Time (Radzio)

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1. Re: Original War Patch Jul 26, 2011, 06:51 Shadowcat
 
Awesome. I love seeing old games getting continued support!

I bought this on GOG a while back and haven't played it yet, so it's nice to know I can play a shiny new version when I do
 
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