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BIONITE: Origins™ is a futuristic first-person shooter & real-time strategy hybrid. The core gameplay consists of piloting hovertanks in first-person, destroying other tanks or structures, commanding your squad to attack/defend certain targets, and a full strategy mode with base-building in the Strat game-mode.

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2 comments by LtF on Sep 24th, 2014

We have some new art for everyone to preview. Also, the Tech Tree for our STRAT version has been released for everyone to view and comment. We currently have more 2 maps of Mars (Holden Crater and Olympus Mons) and new maps of the Moon (Hadley's Hope) in the development pipeline. We think they are going to blow your socks off!

We are working on the next revision of BIONITE for the Siege version, revision 6. It will have several bug fixes and upgrades. Also, our modelling and surfacing team is hard at work on the new models for STRAT:

The Service Drone:

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The Repair Drone:

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The IMI Constuctor:

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We are currently in the design phase of our Tech Tree:

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I am working on integrating all of the RTS code. Lukily, I wrote most of the AI code a while ago so it will be easy to implement. We are about to enter the alpha phase for STRAT and are looking for people to help us alpha test. If your interested in becoming an alpha/beta tester for BIONITE, please send me a message, I will direct all requests to Montag (testing leader). We hope to have a public version of the STRAT alpha in the next few months. The dev team is hard at work creating all the new content we need for a full RTS/FPS game. We need your support to get us through to our ultimate goal of having a full RTS/FPS (aka STRAT) version of BIONITE.

BIONITE is currently available on Desura.

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ultramanjones Feb 26 2015, 5:29pm says:

Hi guys,
I just now discovered your project. THIS IS AWESOME!!! I can't seem to find any way to download the game. Tell me it has not been cancelled! I sure hope not. BZ and BZ2 were the best multiplayer games EVER. I used to play under the names Trinity and Callisto. Perhaps you remember me? I remember playing with the BAC, LOC, and HEL clans quite a bit, but never joined a clan myself. Those were the days... I'm also a game developer myself nowadays (got an AAS degree in it) Drop me a line if you see this and let me know what's up. Thanks.

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LtF Jul 9 2015, 2:01pm replied:

sorry we havnt been here for a while. We got Greenlit and weve been workinig towards release there as soon as possible. Were setting up our new website and we have the FB updated.

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jasonaj99 Mar 19 2015, 8:31am replied:

I too just discovered this! I played BZ like crazy (and most likely one of the reasons of my collegiate downfall when released) and it still one of my most loved games.
I too recall playing with HEL, LOC and all. I was with DVX.
ÐVX_Leviathan WOULD LOVE to have a great successor to BZ!

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dj_LEFULL Dec 13 2014, 8:30pm says:

Hmmm, Voices could do with a lot of work, If you could add some Radio Discipline to the you corp forces, like "Copy HQ" "Roger" "Over" ETC, And more Lax communications for the rebels, To show the training difference.

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LtF Oct 11 2014, 8:16pm says:

Be sure to reboot your computer after you install BIONITE

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LtF Oct 11 2014, 7:54pm says:

If the Game crashs the first time you load it, after it has been installed, be sure to install the .NET framework or update your version to the most recent: Microsoft.com

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LtF Sep 30 2014, 1:57pm says:

Were getting REV 6 ready for release on OCT 4th, it will contain a pre-alpha of STRAT and some major enhancements for Siege and more than a few bug fixes!

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LtF Sep 15 2014, 5:56pm says:

SUPER THANKS to everyone that has downloaded BIONITE. Were currently working on the next revision (rev 6) which will be up in the next week. Were also working on the next full release of BIONITE. The next release will include the RTS elements and a 'fabrication' menu system for pilots to build custom vehicles. Panda and the production crew are working out the details, Hotshot is making some *** kicking new maps of Mars and the Moon, and I am working on the code. We will keep everyone updated as to our progress and let you guys know when Rev 6 will be available on Desura. PLEASE DONT FORGET TO VOTE FOR BIONITE ON STEAM GREENLITE. Were almost at 80% of the votes necessary to get greenlit and we need you to help us get to 100%.

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LtF Aug 27 2014, 3:08pm says:

were uploading revision 5 right now to Desura, This update inludes new maps and content. This update is free to everyone that has already bought the game. Our sponsored servers require rev 5 to log it. Pleas leave us a message if anyone is having trouble installing the game or loging into the server. ~LtF

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