October 17, 2017
Archives  News  Mac Elite Force is Release Candidate 1  


Thursday, October 26, 2000
 

Click to enlarge
Mac Elite Force is Release Candidate 1
10:30 AM | IMG News | Comment on this story

Programmer Duane Johnson, currently working on the Mac OS port of Raven Software's shooter Star Trek Voyager: Elite Force, has graced us with yet another progress report. It seems this title is not yet "final candidate" as the Aspyr newsletter suggested; however he reveals the thrilling news that he just sent off the first Release Candidate version of the title to publisher Aspyr Media; if their playtesting reveals no 'show-stopper' bugs, that version will be declared Golden Master and duplication will begin. Here is Duane's update:

Despite Aspyr's earlier Newsletter report, I've just sent the first
release candidate CD off yesterday. I've been waiting for Raven to fix
a few scripting bugs. Testers should get a new copy tomorrow.
Previous versions have been pretty bug free so this should be a short
test period. I believe Aspyr has the rest of the box stuff ready (or
close to it). So we're getting close.
Not quite 'golden' yet, but this title (based on the Quake 3 Arena engine, one reason for the extremely short delay between the PC release and the Mac port) should hit stores within the next few weeks. Here at IMG we've been blasting our way through our own beta copies, and can say without hesitation that this is truly a Trek title done right.

First Look: Star Trek Voyager: Elite Force
Aspyr Media
Aspyr: Elite Force, Livin' Large Final Candidate
Aspyr Media
Raven Software
Westlake Interactive
Star Trek Voyager: Elite Force


Other Mac Games News for Thursday, October 26, 2000

Details on Oni Audio4:48 PM
New Centurions Public Test4:23 PM
RTS Quake 1.1 Released12:39 PM
Freeverse Carbonization Report11:56 AM
• Mac Elite Force is Release Candidate 110:30 AM
New D2 X, Warcraft III Previews10:15 AM
Update on D2 Expansion and Warcraft III9:54 AM
4x4 Evolution Rolls Into Stores9:45 AM
Diablo II Breakdown9:21 AM
New Black and White Shots6:00 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Thursday, October 26, 2000 on one page

Mac Games News for Wednesday, October 25, 2000

Elite Force Contest, Media Blitz4:16 PM
Rogue Spear, Driver Status3:40 PM
Dark Sector for Mac?3:06 PM
MacDemos Launch2:33 PM
MacCentral on SafeCracker2:22 PM
Voodoo4 PCI Arrives, First Impressions2:18 PM
Gloomveil Updates1:59 PM
Super Bombad Screens at IHoM1:52 PM
Tanks of Terror Update1:05 PM
MBD Special on King of Dragon Pass12:55 PM
GraphSim on Baldur's Gate Fix9:47 AM
Potions Pack for Baldur's Gate9:35 AM
Gathering of Developers Mac Update9:33 AM
Quake 3 Fortress Update Soon7:52 AM
Apple Releases New GameSprockets7:29 AM
Roger Wilco 1.0b4 Released7:24 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Wednesday, October 25, 2000 on one page


Recent Mac Games News

Tuesday, October 24, 2000
Monday, October 23, 2000
Friday, October 20, 2000
Thursday, October 19, 2000
Wednesday, October 18, 2000


Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.



Archives  News  Mac Elite Force is Release Candidate 1