November 3, 2007
SunAge patch v1.05 released
Leading publisher Lighthouse
Interactive and Austrian developer Vertex 4 today released a patch for their
fresh sci-fi real-time strategy game for PC CD-ROM SunAge. The patch adds
several new enhancements and bugfixes, upgrading the game to version 1.05 and is
intended for the English and Italian boxed versions of the game. (Direct
download versions were released as v.1.05.)
SunAge was released last week in
several European countries including the UK, Italy, Scandinavia and online at
various direct download websites. In North-America, Germany, France and Spain
SunAge will be released by the end of January 2008.
SunAge is the modern day answer for
RTS fans who want the best possible overview of their troops, while trying to
outsmart opponents in frantic battles where strategy and tactics are more
important than ever. If you have been into real-time strategy games for a while,
this will bring back the good old days !
Key upgrades in this version 1.05
A fix for the ‘Load game bug’
where the in-game menu would disappear;
Added connection-loss handling;
Added auto refresh of save
Multi player chat messages for
defeat, victory etc.
CTRL+0-9 / 0-9 grouping glitch.
The complete list of new features
included in the upgrade, is available at the Lighthouse forums as well as on
Click here to download patch v1.05
Earth is a desolate wasteland
destroyed by the radiation and heat of the sun. Humankind, known as the Dome
Confederacy, have been forced to retreat into shielded cities enduring constant
attacks by the Raak-zun cult; a sect of religious outcasts who live outside the
dome. An age long war has ensued as both races battle for the limited resources
of the dying planet. Amidst the havoc, the gateway to a bold new planet is
unlocked. Hope is on the horizon, but this mecca is teeming with lethal Sentinel
drones who will not hesitate to annihilate any life form that gets in their way.
3 Distinct Races – Human, Raak-zun
and Sentinel – each with their own units, buildings, technological advantages
Unique Upgrades – Alternate modes
can be researched for all units, unlocking dual functionality for greater
Graphics – Stunning sci-fi
environments from vast industrial cities and devastated wastelands, to a lush
alien planet. While displaying rich graphical environments and visual effects,
SunAge is very playable on lower spec PC’s and laptops.
Tactical Landscape – All units and
their alternate modes are crucial to the overall strategy. Exploit weaknesses
in the enemy’s network while strengthening your own connection lines.
Formations – Squad concept
combined with long distance camera views allows a large number of units to be
fighting onscreen with a clear overview of the battle ground.
Singleplayer – 25 campaign maps
with compelling plots for each race.
Multiplayer – LAN and Online –
Classic multiplayer with focus on gathering4 different kinds of resources and
outsmarting the opponent in battle. 10 maps created uniquely for multiplayer
Command Queuing – Command your
units to prone, build or attack where you want them and when you want them to
Indirect Intelligent Targeting (IIT)
– Order your units to focus on pre-selected targets.