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Friday, May 7, 2004
GameRanger 4.0 Released
8:50 AM | Johan HansÚn | Comment on this story

Today a new version of the popular Macintoshonly online gaming service, GameRanger, has been released. The biggest change to GameRanger 4.0 is the introduction of ladders, ratings, and rankings for the members with a paid premium account.

List of Changes:

Added Ladders, Ratings, and Rankings for competitive play for Premium members:
  • Can host ranked or unranked game rooms
  • Tracks rank, rating, dispute %, games, wins, losses, % wins, streak, and last game date
  • Provisional and established ratings
  • Multiple ladders supported per game
  • All statistics viewable in GameRanger for easy access
  • New game room window showing for all users: statistics, ping time, and Ready state
  • Joiners must click their "Ready" checkbox before the game can start
  • Automatic dispute mechanism

    Added a transparency fade effect for some windows
    Added Cmd-Shift-H shortcut for Hosting Help

  • To install the new version, you just have to launch your copy of GameRanger and it will download and install the update automatically.

    If you want to find out more about the GameRanger Premium Membership, head over to GameRanger's site.

    GameRanger: What's New?

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