Thank you to all the modders that submitted a map to the Rekoil Map Making Mod Competition! There were so many fantastic maps and it was truly amazing to see the creativity, teamwork, and skill of the modding community.
We are pleased to announce that ”Harbor Assault” by “WoLvErInE” has won the 1st place prize of an Alienware Aurora™ Gaming Desktop complete with a Dell UltraSharp Monitor, Alienware TactX™ Keyboard, TactX™ Mouse, and TactX™ Headset!
Steps required to ensure their proper installation:
Subscribe to all the maps in the collection by clicking the ” + Subscribe to all” button at the above link.
Confirm that Steam has downloaded the workshop files. You may need to restart Steam to start the download.
Once all the downloads are complete, go to your library, right-click Rekoil and click “Launch Workshop Manager (Preview).
Check the boxes next to all the subscribed maps and click “Update Selected Items” on the right side of the window. (This tool is still being improved so do not worry if after updating, the items still say “(Needs Update)”, you can just click ”Update Selected Items” an additional time to confirm.
Quit out of the Workshop Manager Tool and launch Rekoil.
Join the mayhem on the following servers (Team Deathmatch:Pingperfect.com : Rekoil : EU – Custom Maps (18.104.22.168:7786), Domination:Official Workshop Server.)
Registration is open from February 3rd, 2014 through February 17th, 2014
Round 1: February 17th, 2014 – February 22nd, 2014
Quarter Finals: February 24th, 2014 – March 1st, 2014
Semi Finals: March 3rd, 2014 – March 8th 2014
Finals: March 9th, 2014
Default Time: Saturday, 8 PM EST The default time is what all matches must be played by, if teams cannot schedule an agreement the match must be played at default time.
Match comms are posted for organization, each week match comms will be posted, and team leaders are required to respond to the match comms 48 hours prior to default time. If no attempt at communication is made, the team that has attempted communication will be moved on.
In order to be eligible to participate in this launch tournament, you must have purchased a legal game copy from Steam, you can do so here you must be registered on Cyber Gaming League forums, and you must abide by the terms of service set forth by 505 Games, and Cyber Gaming League, LLC.
Genesis Anti Cheat
All players are required to be on anticheat during official league play, not playing on anticheat is subject to immediate disqualification and a possible suspension, You can download Genesis Anticheat here.
All players are to abide by the ruleset, or be deducted round’s for every round the illegal entity is used. You can find the ruleset here.
In order to be eligible for prizes you must have made it to the top 2 spots on the bracket, prizes are determined by Cyber Gaming League LLC, and 505 Games. The tourney is team based with team sizes of up to 5 players.
1st Place Team Members (up to 5 players) Get:
G930 Logitech Wireless Gaming Headset
G510s Logitech Gaming Keyboard
G602 Logitech Wireless Gaming Keyboard
G440 Logitech Hard Gaming Mouse Pad
2nd Place Team Members (up to 5 players) Get:
G500s Logitech Laser Gaming
G105 Logitech Gaming Keyboard
G240 Logitech Cloth Gaming Mouse Pad
Register today if you feel you have what it takes to win.
Rekoil is Now Available on Steam! Make your own maps and share them online! Create your own FPS levels and maps with the built in Rekoil construction kit use the powerful modding tools to bring your custom arena designs to life and share them online with other Rekoil players.
Frag your enemies back to the stone age! Set in a world devastated by an unrelenting pandemic, Rekoil is a fast action & highly balanced arena shooter that allows players to frag each other to oblivion. With 7 different game modes, 10 maps, & over 40 different weapons, Rekoil is the action FPS refined to its purest form ensuring the fun is maximized & the best player with the greatest skills & most points wins. Whether you enjoy the free flowing acrobatics found in run and gun gaming, or prefer the patient tactical approach, Rekoil can be set up to play the way you want to game.
Focusing on infantry based combat across a number of differing locales, Rekoil has something for everyone. From the fast moving Assault class, to the heavily armed and dangerous Heavy Gunner class, Rekoil is a game made for those who desire balanced FPS gameplay.
We are pleased to announce that we have the first 2 weekly Community Game Nights planned starting right after the game launches. Join in and play with your friends, try out some user made maps from the Steam Workshop, throw digital grenades at strangers, etc.
505 Games and Plastic Piranha are pleased to announce our first map-making contest for our upcoming game, Rekoil The Game on PC. We give you the tools you need to make a map for FREE and see what you can create.
The maker of the winning map wins an Alienware Aurora™ Gaming Desktop complete with a Dell UltraSharp Monitor, Alienware TactX™ Keyboard, TactX™ Mouse, and TactX™ Headset!
The Rekoil beta period will end on December 15 at 12:00 a.m. PST and the team will now remain focused on preparing for the launch of the game. We want to thank everyone who participated in the beta and we are currently reading through your invaluable feedback. Thank you for taking the time to play the game and let us know your thoughts, we wouldn't be able to do this without it being a community effort!
Rekoil is now scheduled for January 28, 2014 release and is available for pre-order. The team is hard at work creating the purest FPS experience and we can’t wait for you to play. Happy Fragging!