Status of Freeciv-web LongTurn games 1 and 2

This is a status update on the two first LongTurn games on Freeciv-web. There are currently five LongTurn games running on Freeciv-web, where up to 300 human players can compete at Freeciv playing one turn every day. The two first games were more testing-games, which we can learn from and improve the future games. In […]

LongTurn game number 5 with 300 players started

A new LongTurn game on Freeciv-web has started today! It will be the biggest ever, with 300 players. Every turn lasts 23 hours. You can play your first turn immediately now, and your next turn tomorrow. You can also find some more information about LongTurn on the Freeciv wiki. Join LongTurn Game Number 5 here!  

LongTurn game 4 for Freeciv-web has started

Join LongTurn game 4 here! This LongTurn game will have up to 250 human players, on a very large map with 30000 map tiles. Every turn lasts 23 hours. You can play your first turn immediately now, and your next turn tomorrow. Some information about the previous LongTurn game can be found here. Both the […]

The Making of Freeciv WebGL 3D

This is the story of how the 3D WebGL version of Freeciv was created. Some of the most technical challenges of  creating an open source 3D WebGL game will be discussed in this article. Freeciv is a Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game inspired by history, exploration and mathematics, while Freeciv-web is the browser-based version […]

Freeciv WebGL 3D still improving!

Freeciv WebGL 3D was just updated with a new version on play.freeciv.org today! This is a free and open source strategy game which has been in development since 1996. We are trying hard to improve the new 3D WebGL version of the game. The new release included many improvements to the rendering of the game, such […]

LongTurn Game 2 for Freeciv-web

Join the largest ever multiplayer game for Freeciv-web: 250 players! The second LongTurn game for Freeciv-web is starting up now. The first game has already started, with 150 human players. Based on the feedback from the first game, we have started an even bigger new  LongTurngame. This LongTurn game will have these settings: -250 human […]

Freeciv WebGL 3D Development Status

Today a new release of Freeciv WebGL 3D was released to play.freeciv.org. The new version contains these improvements: Performance improvements to the 3D rendering and using better materials on the 3D models. Update to the latest build of Three.js and jQuery 3.2.1. Many minor bugfixes, all of them listed on the project page on GitHub.   We […]