I like to google MDDClone-SDL from time to time to learn its reception, and how fast, and through which channels the world about it spreads. Recently I've found out that it was placed on Tiggit's game list (tiggit.net) - a Steam clone (click - install - play), having to do mostly with Indie Games. The Tiggit software has download counts and rating system. My game's stats are median at best, but it's rated by the general gaming community, so for an antique game theme like this, it's not all that bad.
I find it a bit hurting that the original MDDClone is not there, especially because Tiggit deals only with Windows games, it's nowhere mentioned that MDDClone-SDL is a multiplatform port - its biggest advantage, and it contains only Mercenary 1, which is bleak compared to MDDClone. I'll try to suggest adding MDDClone tomorrow.
MDDClone was, is, and always will be free. I devoted more than 5 years of my spare time working on this, and so feel that have some rights to how it is treated - at least as a container: of course... more
On the other hand, this info on the MDDClone page stops me: "Note: be wary of downloading MDDClone from other websites. We have an exclusive agreement with the MDDClone author meaning that the latest ... more
I think there's no problem with that. Only thing would be to mention the latest releases should be posted on this page. But I doubt there will be new versions soon. I still hope to finish the French... more
New versions: Yes, it's a known problem in Tiggit, that the authors don't submit the latest versions to Tiggit, or that Tiggit author doesn't react on submissions. Therefore the link to original page ... more