Legions Returns...

Discussion in 'Announcements & Updates' started by BugsPray, Nov 13, 2010.

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  1. BugsPray

    BugsPray Legions Developer

    Hello Everyone,

    Over the past few months A team of dedicated community members had been working with InstantAction to bring back Legions. Given the recent news about the shutdown of IA, we were unsure whether or not we were able to continue. After carefully looking over our agreement with IA, we decided we would continue on. So, today we're ready to announce:

    Legions is Coming Back!

    What does this entail? In our license agreement with InstantAction we were given permission to continue developing and distributing Legions as a standalone game. No browser will be required, and the game will be free for everyone to download.

    This iteration of Legions will exist under the name Legions: Overdrive and will live at LegionsOverdrive.com.

    At the moment we're still busy working away getting everything ready for the big launch. Over the next few weeks we'll be giving more details on what's going on, but until then you'll probably want to check out the Frequently Asked Questions on the new website.
     
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  2. 57thEnryu

    57thEnryu Member

    YEEEEEESSSSS!!!!!!!!!1!!!!!
    (told ya id be the first to see the return of legions)
     
  3. Hawk

    Hawk Member

    iluvu
    *gets fireworks and whiskey*
     
  4. 57thRomance

    57thRomance Member

    *Screams like a school girl and runs around the house naked as a mole rat*
    YEAHHH BABY!!!!!
     
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  5. HellzHere

    HellzHere Member

    WOW! great news. I am surprised it was this quick to be honest. Great news indeed
     
  6. RockeyRex

    RockeyRex Legions Developer

    Thar we go.
     
  7. Disci

    Disci Old man

    Pass on that donation info naow. :)
     
  8. Hawk

    Hawk Member

  9. Xeon_Wraith

    Xeon_Wraith New Member

    Whoa, 2 days since IA announced it was going down, the community team are already getting on to where IA left off. Man, i love this community.
    (Is there an name for the team by any chance? An Community team seems an bit vague.)
    Edit: Found the name, i think anyway.

    (Forum-Newbie)
     
  10. discord

    discord Private Tester

    o/ hi-five!
     
  11. 57thRomance

    57thRomance Member

    Wait a minute...
    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
    Oh, wait a minute. I have Crossover and Crossover Games. Will either of those work with Legions?
     
  12. 57thEnryu

    57thEnryu Member

    Oh yah.........sry romance........*cough*shouldaboughtapc*cough*
     
  13. 57thRomance

    57thRomance Member

    I can't help it. I grew up on Macs, and... and... and...
    Eh, I'm not even gonna bother with the PC vs Mac crap. I'll still get it to work with Crossover, so don't think I'm out of the picture guys. :cool:
     
  14. Piggeh

    Piggeh Puzzlemaster

    Romance, I also use Mac, and I'm probably just gonna buy Windows 7 and Boot Camp it. But if you can get it to work with Crossover, do let me know.
     
  15. 57thRomance

    57thRomance Member

    Will do ;)
     
  16. Ultima

    Ultima New Member

    Do want.
    <3 Community Team, and while I wish I could donate, the possibility is a bit slim.
    I'll see what I can do to help if the request is ever passed along to me.

    -Ultima
     
  17. WildFire

    WildFire Warrior of Linux

    At last ... after 7 months ...
     
  18. Fixious

    Fixious Test Lead

  19. Piggeh

    Piggeh Puzzlemaster

    I wish users could host, but I can see the issue.
    I just got 25/25 internet, and it would beast for hosting, especially since I'm East Coast, some Euro players wouldn't get that bad ping
    Oh well, SO PSYCHED LEGIONS IS BAAAAAACK!
     
  20. graydoubt

    graydoubt Member

    This is great.
     
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