Issue 19 - August 2005
|Editor's Note:||A Very Short Note...|
|X³: Reunion goes BETA:||Offical Testing Phase!|
|X³: Reunion - Screenshot of the Day:||New images taken right from X³: Reunion!|
|X³: Reunion at Games Convention:||Leipzig, Germany|
|X²: The Threat - Bonus Pack:||More Updates than you can shake a stick at!|
|Credits & Contact:||The Uninteresting Bit!|
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A Very Short Note...
N-N-N-Nineteen - that's right, issue 19 is here bringing you news about everything going on in the X-Universe. The big news is of course the fact that X³: Reunion has reached the BETA phase. There is also some eye-candy in our screenshot gallery and X³: Reunion will be presented at Games Convention in Leipzig, Germany. Last but not least we can announce that an update for the All In One Bonus Package for X²: The Threat has been released.
Offical Testing Phase!
We are pleased to announce that the beta test programme for X³: Reunion has now started. This is a major milestone on the way to release, and also an opportunity for DevNet members to get involved.
If you are a DevNet member and NDA-holder and have some free time that you would be able to contribute to serious beta testing, then you are invited to visit the L5 DevNet forums, read what will be required of you, and sign up for testing in the appropriate forum thread.
If you are a DevNet member but have not yet sent in an NDA, or have sent one in but not heard back, then I'm afraid you will probably have to wait until next time around.
X³: Reunion - Screenshot of the Day
New images taken right from X³: Reunion!
We started adding one image to our screenshot gallery every day until release. By now there are quite a few new ones you might want to check out.
To visit our X³: Reunion screenshot gallery go here: http://www.egosoft.com/games/x3/screenshots_en.php
The "Screenshot of the day" item has become a very active topic on our forums, take a look and join the discussion here: http://forum.egosoft.com/viewtopic.php?t=87897
X³: Reunion at Games Convention
From August 18th until August 21st the Games Convention in Leipzig (Germany) is open for visitors. The Games Convention is the biggest exhibition for digital gaming in Europe.
X³: Reunion will be shown at the Deep Silver booth located in Hall 3, Booth A20.
You can find more information on the following pages:
More Updates than you can shake a stick at!
We have released an update for the All In One Bonus Package, updating it to version 1.04.01. This new, complete archive contains all of the bonus plugins, any number of which can be selected for installation.
Download the update here:http://www.egosoft.com/download/x2/bonus_en.php
The Uninteresting Bit!
If you would like to get in contact with us, then feel free. E-mail: X-Universe-News@egosoft.com
Editors in Chief
Jonathan Handby - Great Britain
Michael Baumgardt - Germany
Greg "Abyss" Kingston
With Thanks To
Translation and Proofreading
Confucio - IT
Vassenego - DE
The Fly - FR
Sauron11 - PL
LokkenJP - ES
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