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# 1Numbers Aug 18 2011, 02:02 AM
Hello! Numbers here.

I am here to provide some useful resources which will help those who need it.
This thread is prone to change to keep things to date.

The Achron Website
http://www.achrongame.com/site/

The Achron Forums
http://www.achrongame.com/forums/

Achron has it's own wiki full of useful information.
http://www.achrongame.com/wiki

If you do not know what people are saying you will not know what they are talking about.
Terminology
http://www.achrongame.com/wiki/index.php/Terminology

Shadowfury333's Youtube Channel
Here you can find a lot of videos containing casts of Achron matches and tutorials.
http://www.youtube.com/user/Shadowfury333

The Achron Irc Channel
The server is irc.coldfront.net
And the Channel is #achron
But here is a one click link for those who use mibbit.
http://wbe002.mibbit.com/?server=irc.coldf...annel=%23achron

A lot of the maps we play are community made and most are of spectacular quality
Maps and Mods
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/

Find out how to use Maps here
http://www.achrongame.com/forums/viewtopic...f=29&t=2269

Here is the more popular map packs right now.
Shadowfury333 MapPack
This MapPack contains Custom Textures which belong in it's own directory, the terrains folder.
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/view.php?id=5

Merlvingian MapPack
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/view.php?id=139

Haiku MapPack
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/view.php?id=143

KingJohnVI MapPack
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/view.php?id=103

Temporal Anomalies Season 2 MapPack
This MapPack is a compilation of maps by others updated for balancing in a tournament.
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/view.php?id=115

Where to buy Achron
Achron's Official Website (Linux64, Mac, Windows)

Direct2Drive (Linux64, Mac, Windows)

Desura (Linux64, Windows)

GamersGate (Mac, Windows)

Steam (Windows)

This post has been edited by Numbers: Nov 9 2011, 03:24 AM

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# 2Shadowfury333 Aug 18 2011, 03:03 AM
QUOTE(Numbers @ Aug 17 2011, 18:02 PM) *
Shadowfury333 MapPack
This MapPack contains Custom Textures which belong in it's own directory, the terrains folder.
http://www.achrongame.com/mods/view.php?id=5


That package also contains the latest version of the observer scripts and the Star victory variant (which also has observer support). These scripts are included with the main game, but they tend to be updated more frequently than the main game, so the latest versions are found in the pack.

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# 3Forlong Aug 18 2011, 13:24 PM
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# 4Shadowfury333 Aug 21 2011, 22:07 PM
For anyone who wants to find others to play with, we hang out at #achron on irc.coldfront.net.

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# 5Numbers Nov 9 2011, 03:05 AM
I have update the Useful Information to include where you can buy Achron.

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