GameRanger Previews Updated Online Mac Gaming Service -- Supports Mac OS X, Classic Mac OS

GameRanger Technologies has released a preview version of GameRanger 3.0. GameRanger is the online Mac gaming service used by several Mac games to provide online play. The new version includes full support for Mac OS X, a new interface, and more. The company rewrote the engine from the ground up, and has set up this preview version to allow users to easily switch back to version 2.1.6 in case they encounter problems with it. From GameRanger Technologies:

Scott Kevill, president, GameRanger Technologies, today announced the unveiling of GameRanger 3.0 with a preview release of the leading Macintosh online gaming service.

Version 3.0 has been totally redesigned and rewritten from the ground up, featuring full support for Mac OS X in addition to compatibility with Mac OS 8.6 and 9.

GameRanger provides hours of entertainment for interactive game players around the world, supporting online multiplayer game play for over 90 game titles, with highlights including Age of Empires II, Aliens vs. Predator, Giants: Citizen Kabuto, Quake III Team Arena, Risk II, Return to Castle Wolfenstein, Scrabble, Stronghold, and Star Wars Galactic Battlegrounds.

GameRanger is the first and largest internet multiplayer game matchmaking service for the Macintosh. Introduced over two years ago, the GameRanger community is home to over 80,000 registered members playing more than 90 popular game titles spanning classic, action, strategy and simulation. GameRanger Technologies is located in Perth, Australia.

You can find more information and download links for GameRanger at the companyis Web site.