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http://farewell.filefront.com/

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We regret to inform you that we are forced to indefinitely suspend the FileFront site operations on March 30, 2009. If you have uploaded files, images or posted blogs, or if you would like to download some of your favorite files, please take this opportunity to download them before March 30th when the site will be suspended.


We would like to give a warm thank you to all of you who have been part of the FileFront communities we have built together. Your support has had a meaningful impact for all of us here at FileFront. Again, we want to give you a sincere “thank you” for your support over the years and wish you all the very best.


Keep gaming alive,

FileFront Management and Team.

Contact_us@filefront.com


They changed it from earlier, that had economic crisis in it, but that went away. Word has it that the original network staff is trying to save some of the more popular mod games and create a new network.

The games I know so far are

    Jedi Knights
    Knights of the Old Republic
    Command and Conquer
    Star Trek Elite Force
    Star Wars Empire at War
    Star Trek Armada


Ziff Davis Holdings Inc sold off all of their 1UP network to UGO except filefront because they wouldn't take it.

If you have any favorite mods, maps, or what not, you better grab them now.

Edit: Now mind you, FF is one of the largest filesharing sites on the internet, over 48Terabyes of Data. It'll be a sad day when they close. No one else comes close to how huge they are.


Edited by Dr. Light on March 27, 2009 at 1:40:50.


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Damn.

At first, I was thinking: "meh, another file-sharing site, don't care"... then I realized what we were talking about.

Filefront is big, have been around for many years, and they're among the best in what they do. It's really one of the best sources for mods, maps, patches, improvements and so on. Considering the age of some of the games (Star Trek Armada and Elite Force come to mind), I doubt that anything as complete will ever take over. I'll have to do a last check this weekend to see if there's anything I want to keep.

I'm sad to see them go.


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It lives!!

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FileFront has been acquired by the original founders of the site and will NOT be suspended as previously announced. This is NOT an April Fool's Joke.


Full details here.


This is where having a small company works better than relying on a large conglomerate: the small team running FileFront is dedicated to it and is willing to find ways to keep the site afloat, while the larger company only wants to dump away some excess baggage.


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It makes me really happy it's not closing down. I always use them as a mirror. They have good downloads.

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There are a lot of mixed feelings about this currently, as the other staff were under the impression that it was going to close and went ahead and got servers, and a new forum, and place to stay as soon as Filefront went down, and now they're having at it(I assume) behind closed doors.

It's quite saddening really, they were a great team when they all had communication.


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