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Unvanquished Alpha 27 Has Shared Texture Packages

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Published on 04 May 2014 10:47 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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The Unvanquished open-source first person shooter game is out with its monthly development update.

Unvanquished Alpha 27 ships with a set of seven compressed texture sets that can be easily used by the game's map makers without these packages depending upon other maps. These shared texture packages reduce the size of the Unvanquished game while also reducing map load time and yielding better performance.

Unvanquished Alpha 27 also has a new common shader set, gamma reset, and several map upgrades.

More details on Unvanquished Alpha 27 or to download the game can be found by visiting Unvanquished.net.

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