Andreas "Sindwiller" Ratchev writes: Three days ago, the free as in freedom Ego-shooter Nexuiz released with 2.3 a new version. 2.3 features some fundamental changes to the engine, which quite speed up its network throughput and its general performance. 2.3 also has some balancing changes and adds a new gamemode called "Keyhunt" where multiple teams fight over keys for scoring. Nexuiz is a for free software circumstances very popular game, played over the internet. The first official version, 1.0, which was released 2 years ago, was a general breakthrough for open source gaming — featuring high quality graphics, funny gameplay and a stable community for its times.