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Welcome one and all to the 109th FileFront Weekly Insider! It's that time of the week again, therefore we have listed all the major gaming happenings for you below, and remember, if you see something that you would like to be added to the Insider, or have a suggestion, simply E-Mail us at [email protected], or at [email protected]!

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G A M I N G N E W S
FileFront.com: The Open File Introducing [b]FileFront's [i]The Open File[/i][/b]! The Open File is a weekly feature on Gaming Today (http://news.filefront.com) that highlights different files from around the FileFront Network sites. Each week, files are submitted by the Network Administrators, and they are featured in a news feature on the site. You can see some of the recent posts here: http://news.filefront.com/category/features/the-open-file/
Company of Heroes: Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts Gold THQ announced Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts, developed by award-winning Real-Time Strategy (RTS) developer Relic Entertainment, has reached the gold master stage of development and is now entering manufacturing. Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts is the next installment in one of the highest-rated RTS franchises of all time, building on the success of the original Company of Heroes with two new armies and vastly enhanced multiplayer options. Read: Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts Gold More Company of Heroes News: FileFront's Company of Heroes Files
Dawn of War: BFG Update Hey guys, Good news from the BFG Mod. It looks like they are progressing quickly with the mod! Check it out! Read: BFG Update More Dawn of War News: FileFront's Dawn of War Files
CnC Generals: Shockwave: 3 More Renders! The [b]Shockwave[/b] team has been busy, and have 3 new renders for you! As per usual, there is one render per faction. Have a look. Read: Shockwave: 3 More Renders! More CnC Generals News: FileFront's CnC Generals Files
Battlefield 2: Battlefield Pirates - Mod Update [b]Battlefield Pirates[/b] has posted an update today for the map Dead Calm, which was also in Battlefield Pirates 1. Lookin' good! Read: Battlefield Pirates - Mod Update More Battlefield 2 News: FileFront's Battlefield Files
Call of Duty 2: BFECOD.com Latest News Battle for Europe (BFE), Call of Duty’s #1 tournament has finally finished its 16th Campaign. It was a very long road for the axis and allies with an amazing amount of territory changing and epic battles. BFE itself went under many changes, including reconstruction of how its news system works and finally putting into action the 24 Hour Battle. Read more... Read: BFECOD.com Latest News More Call of Duty 2 News: FileFront's Call of Duty Files
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion: Modding Tutorial: Making a new map Many people have problems when trying to make maps, such as it's not showing up or syncing up with the terrain in-game. For those of you who are just remaking a map of cyrodiil, you have it quite easy, and for those of you who are creating a map for a whole new world space, you have your work cut out for you... Read: Modding Tutorial: Making a new map More Oblivion News: FileFront's The Elder Scrolls IV Files
Armada 2: Fleet Ops Borg Fleet Operations have posted an update, letting everybody know they have completed some of their development goals for the Borg Collective. Read: Fleet Ops Borg More Armada 2 News: FileFront's Armada 2 Files
Return to Castle Wolfenstein: PunkBuster Client 1.738 released for ET Version 1.738 of the PunkBuster Client for Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory has been released to the PB Master Servers for auto-update and to their website download page. Read: PunkBuster Client 1.738 released for ET More Return to Castle Wolfenstein News: FileFront's Return to Castle Wolfenstein Files
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion: Path Points, Packages, Doors, and Map Making Here is a guide on how to do everything for your a new cell or even worldspace! [b]The Interior[/b] You will first need to make a new interior, this is best done by just duplicating an already existing cell... Read: Path Points, Packages, Doors, and Map Making More Oblivion News: FileFront's The Elder Scrolls IV Files
Halo 2: Xbox Live Gold Free Sept. 25-27 Don't have Xbox Live Gold? For 3 days you will....Read all about it! Read: Xbox Live Gold Free Sept. 25-27 More Halo 2 News: FileFront's Halo 2 Files
Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Wolfenstein flick: "a WWII 'guys on a mission' movie" Roger Avary, who is sitting in the director's chair for the forthcoming movie based on id Software's Wolfenstein franchise, has described the flick as "a WWII 'guys on a mission' movie". It "means you're going to be blowing shit up, storming bunkers, busting dams, derailing trains, and killing Nazi's" Read: Wolfenstein flick: "a WWII 'guys on a mission' movie" More Return to Castle Wolfenstein News: FileFront's Return to Castle Wolfenstein Files

M O D I F I C A T I O N S
Company of Heroes: Every Tank Buildable Heres a modification that will change your [i]Company of Heroes[/i] gaming experience by having every tank buildable...however, thats not all, Mental Mike has also made a modification to the enemy, they can also build your tanks....and lots of them. In short, for those of you that thrive on big-time Armor-Action, and want a mod thaat lets you and your opponant create huge armies of heavy or light tanks, aswell as many infantry squads, then you are going to want Every Tank Buildable! Download: Every Tank Buildable More Company of Heroes: FileFront's Company of Heroes Files
Starfleet Command III: SFC3: Rebalance Expansion 2007 This is the latest version of the popular rebalance expansion by yochenhsieh. Major new features compared to previous release: - New custom campaign for all races which includes El-karnak and Pelican's missions! - 12 new ships added, including 5 canon ships and 7 non-canon ships, all came with completed damage textures! Download: SFC3: Rebalance Expansion 2007 More Starfleet Command III: FileFront's Starfleet Command III Files
Star Trek: Legacy: Breen Ship Pack Here we have a segment of the once anticipated [i]Dominion Alliance modification pack – the Breen Fleet[/i]! It is now my understanding that the modification has been broken down in to smaller segments with a possible larger pack at the end encompassing them all. Included within this download is the scout class all the way to the dreadnought class with all the classes in-between! Download: Breen Ship Pack More Star Trek: Legacy: FileFront's Star Trek: Legacy Files
Battlefield 2: Fallen Times 1.0 Client The Fallen Times Dev-Team is proud to announce our first official release! After 1 1/2 years of development, thousands of code changes and intensive beta-testing, we can publish the v1.0 of Fallen Times! Download: Fallen Times 1.0 Client More Battlefield 2: FileFront's Battlefield Files
Star Trek: Legacy: Type 9 Shuttle The Type 9 shuttlecraft was made famous in Star Trek Voyager. The Type 9 was Voyager's answer to something small and maneuverable but as Lt. Torres describes "not built for comfort" The author has managed to add the type 9 to Legacy, despite the downfalls of this type of class in the game... Download: Type 9 Shuttle More Star Trek: Legacy: FileFront's Star Trek: Legacy Files
Stalker: Weapon Ballistics This modification aims to make the weapons in Stalker more realistic. The original weapon files were a bit off on the Muzzle Velocity, effective range, and speed of the bullet. Download: Weapon Ballistics More Stalker: FileFront's Stalker Files
Empire at War: Imperial Benefits This modification improves the Empire's units on land and in space, and also adds new heroes and/or units to the Rebels and Consortium... Download: Imperial Benefits More Empire at War: FileFront's Empire at War Files
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion: Daedric Bloody Mace Here's a cool modification from Jellew, it adds a very Daedric looking mace to a Fighting Chance in the Imperial City, Market District. It's a new mesh, rather than just a bloody Daedric mace which the name implies, it looks a lot more dangerous than the vanilla mace, I wouldn't want to get hit by it! Download: Daedric Bloody Mace More Oblivion: FileFront's The Elder Scrolls IV Files
Company of Heroes: AlliesComplete If you enjoyed the popular [file="82360"]Allies vs Allies[/file] modification by BroomstickII, then you are sure to enjoy his next submission! This release is a variation of that file, with a few changes. Download: AlliesComplete More Company of Heroes: FileFront's Company of Heroes Files
Soldier of Fortune 2: ReFrag:2 It is finally here, The second installment of ReFrag. This version is extremely feature rich compared to the original ReFrag. Infrequent has delayed the release of this version to ensure that it is a quality release. Download: ReFrag:2 More Soldier of Fortune 2: FileFront's Soldier of Fortune 2 Files
Grand Theft Auto San Andreas: Water Level Customiser Here is a modification that will allow you to change the level of the water or sea level in GTA San Andreas. This will allow you to have a flooded city area or even an empty ocean if you feel like it. You can choose from various options that will also change the size of the tidal waves in the game. Download: Water Level Customiser More Grand Theft Auto San Andreas: FileFront's Grand Theft Auto San Andreas Files

M I N I M O D S
Far Cry: Mysterious Island [b][i]AVA2006[/i][/b] has returned with the much anticipated release of his newest version of his immensly popular Single-player mod! This mod comes with a few changes that improves it's look as well as increases the number of items contained! The Mysterious Island mod is the creation of a Russian modder, who has a soft spot for Literary great [b]Jules Verne[/b]. Download: Mysterious Island More Far Cry: FileFront's Far Cry Files
Company of Heroes: NHCmod [b]ab2531[/b] has made his return with an updated version of his popular mod; This download also comes with a surprise addition...[b][i]Night Stalker[/i][/b] has given his permission for the use of his [b]Grenadier-skin[/b] in this mod. Aside from the introduction of the Grenadier-skin, there have been quite a few other changes made to NHCmod, along with some additions. Download: NHCmod More Company of Heroes: FileFront's Company of Heroes Files
Doom III: Mind-Killer NG Following up one popular single-player mod [u]Mind-Killer (v1.5e)[/u], Dafama2K7 returns once again...this time to make some additional changes to enhance your Doom3 gaming experience. This mod is based on [b][i]MrBigMr's[/i][/b] 2005 release of his original work [b]Mind-Killer (1.5)[/b], which was a continuation of his single player modding projects than included [i]Weapon Mod[/i] for Soldier of Fortune 2 and [i]Beyond the Call of Duty[/i] for Call of Duty. Download for Doom III-Base: Mind-Killer NG Download for Doom III-RoE: Mind-Killer NG | RoE More Doom III: FileFront's Doom III Files
Jedi Knight III: New Force Lightning Pack 2 If you liked [b]Tobe's last lightning pack[/b] you're bound to like this one just as much. Featuring 12 new Force lightning options, each one bringing its own special features and effects to the table, there's no chance that there isn't something available for you to drool over. Download: New Force Lightning Pack 2 More Jedi Knight III: FileFront's Jedi Knight III Files
CnC 3: C&C Retarded Lot's of changes to the game all aimed at making gameplay fun. For instance, GDI Harvesters can acquire the rail gun upgrade, Mammoths are twice as strong, all Nod hub defenses have five defenses per hub. Juggernauts deal twice as much damage... Download: C&C Retarded More CnC 3: FileFront's CnC 3 Files
Stalker: Basix GFX-MV The mod features a rare combination in the same spawn file of monsters that GSC excluded from their final cut of the game and drivable vehicles, Its recognizable Weapons Expansion Mod is enhanced in this version with an automatic texture switch for weapons attachments. Download: Basix GFX-MV More Stalker: FileFront's Stalker Files
Call of Duty 2: MeatBot Crazy Glu Here's an awesome new add-on to the advanced bot mod for any CoD game yet, [b]MeatBot[/b]. This mod will allow the bots to talk and swear more than ever before! Plus it comes jam-packed with a bunch of other new features: new tracers, new animations, more mortar bombardments, and more. Download: MeatBot Crazy Glu More Call of Duty 2: FileFront's Call of Duty Files
Jedi Knight III: Clonewar Stances and Effects I like stance mods because they do a great job of spicing up your game without really altering anything important. Just a little stylistic flair. I'm a little on the wall about this one, though, because I don't think the stances and new/changed anims really flow together very well. Download: Clonewar Stances and Effects More Jedi Knight III: FileFront's Jedi Knight III Files
CnC Renegade: Red Alert: A Path Beyond The release that you've been waiting for for almost 2 years is here! The One and Only mod that lets you play Red Alert 1 in a first person perspective! Including Mammoth Tanks, Submarines, Apache Longbows, Tanyas and the all important Demo Trucks. Download: Red Alert: A Path Beyond More CnC Renegade: FileFront's CnC Renegade Files
Star Wars Battlefront 2: Jet Trooper Mod Though this mod's name might lead you to believe that it only affects jet troopers, it actually changes the whole Republic side to a combination of the 305th Star Corps and Fionwë's own creations. It's very refreshing to see some new clone skins instead of the boring (and inaccurate) 501st troopers... Download: Jet Trooper Mod More Star Wars Battlefront 2: FileFront's Star Wars Battlefront 2 Files
Starfleet Command III: SFC3: Rebalance Expansion 2007 This is the latest version of the popular rebalance expansion by yochenhsieh. Major new features compared to previous release...have a look! Download: SFC3: Rebalance Expansion 2007 More Starfleet Command III: FileFront's Starfleet Command III Files
Call of Duty 2: MeatBot Sound Here is the undoubtedly, the extraordinary, and overall spectacular addition to our favorite bot mod: [b]MeatBot![/b] This is the final version from ASDFG for the bot's sound-system, updated and ready to go with new, more "dense" sounds and the UO ranking system, featuring not only the ranks, but the music accompanied with them. Download: MeatBot Sound More Call of Duty 2: FileFront's Call of Duty Files
Doom III: Double NG Carrying on his tradition of improving something even more then he has already done, Dafama2K7 returns with the newest updated version of this awesome single-player mod! Be prepared to have your nearves frayed and your excitement level increased as you do battle in Double NG! This is not a download for the timid, only the brave should continue... Download for Doom III-Base: Double NG Download for Doom III-RoE: Double NG | RoE More Doom III: FileFront's Doom III Files
Jedi Knight III: Jedi Academy Empire Word has it that this is the [i]final update[/i] for the Jedi Academy Empire mod. Only time will tell if this is true, but perhaps we owe cHoSeN oNe a big round of applause for all the blood, sweat, and tears he's put into this mod on our behalf. Download: Jedi Academy Empire More Jedi Knight III: FileFront's Jedi Knight III Files
Empire at War: Imperial Benefits This mod improves the Empire's units on land and in space, and also adds new heroes and/or units to the Rebels and Consortium. Download: Imperial Benefits More Empire at War: