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Scout your enemies, spot and exploit their weakness and make your mark on the leaderboards. This game focuses on the core of real-time strategy, forgoing resource gathering, base building and unit types. The simplicity and comprehensive tutorial make it easy to jump into within minutes. The game is work in progress and further updates will be published.

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Today, a new version of DRTS Game goes live. Time flies, the last release is already a year back. As I had more time to work on the game recently, I addressed the issues discovered in last years version. Today's release brings many improvements in the user interface, especially in the multiplayer part.

The new leaderboards are perhaps the most prominent feature in this version. You find the leaderboards at Play.drtsgame.com

On the leaderboards page, you also see the most recent multiplayer games. Links there lead to players profiles with statistics such as how many games they won and lost.

Other improvements include:

  • Help people meet and communicate in the chat: Added display of time and sound effects to the chat messages.
  • Improved navigation with the introduction of dedicated URLs for different game modes. URLs also help to reach those modes using bookmarks in your web browser. For example, when you want to start a game against bots, instead of clicking trough the navigation, you can use this link: Play.drtsgame.com
  • Improved the user interface to help find where you can change your display name: It now displays a popup when you hover a pen or mouse cursor over the button to change the name.
  • Fixed the bug where the backend would forget your display name. Also, fixed propagation of player display names to all UI components.
  • Fixed a bug that caused a high CPU load in the main navigation view.
  • Fixed the armies trails in the game world. In earlier versions, a moving army left a visible trail on all territories it moved through. This trail resulted from wrong application of the territory occupation mechanics. The trail prevented players from moving their armies in secrecy.
  • Improved the writing in the tutorial to make it easier to understand.
  • Simplified login: Reduced the number of navigation steps for the login process.
  • Fixed the disappearing of chat messages on server restart.

Thank you for testing and making these improvements possible. Special thanks to kartezjusz2009 for their detailed feedback and suggestions for improvements.

I am looking forward to meeting you over at play.drtsgame.com!

DRTS October 2018 Release - Easier Beginning

DRTS October 2018 Release - Easier Beginning


The October release of DRTS makes it easier to get started with the game. Besides that, improvements to the UI give you a better overview of what is happening...

DRTS May Update - Touch Screen Support And Sound Effects

DRTS May Update - Touch Screen Support And Sound Effects


This update introduces support for touchscreens, rendering improvements and sound effects.

DRTS April Release - Supporting Exchange Between Players

DRTS April Release - Supporting Exchange Between Players


After adding support for playing with other people in the last release, this one adds support for communication between players.

DRTS Web App - Play With Other People

DRTS Web App - Play With Other People


The update released today expands the web app by support for playing with other people online.

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