Announcement

Collapse
1 of 2 < >

WIP Forum Upgrade

Please pardon our mess as we continue to iterate on the forum style, css and images. If you have any suggestions be sure to let us know in the off topic part of the forum!
2 of 2 < >

Forum Rules

CHANGES
  • Items changed, or highlighted for future attention, on 20 July 2013 are highlighted in yellow.
Global Rules
  • Forum moderators may or may not be Tripwire Interactive staff members, but either way, please respect them, as they are the authority of the forums. Speaking to them with intentional spite will not be tolerated and may result in the loss of your forum privileges.
  • Any decisions made by any member of staff or moderator are final and not subject to discussion. Doing so may result in a ban from the site. The owners of Tripwire Interactive Forums reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason, as well as to remove access to the forums for any individuals with or without warning for breaches of the rules.
  • If you have a complaint regarding another user, PM the appropriate moderators, or if you have an administrative issue, [RO]schneidzekk.
General Behaviour
  • Use the search function before posting. Chances are your question has already been answered.
  • Use a title that describes the content of your post. Don't use all caps or special characters to draw attention either in the title or the body of the post.
  • Up to 10 emoticons are allowed in a post
  • Political discussions are prohibited.
  • Flaming - We do not tolerate abusive, malicious, personal attacks. You will be banned if you persist in this behavior.
  • Trolls - Anyone deliberately antagonizing other forum users by posting 'flame bait' type messages is not welcome. You will be banned (possibly without warning depending on the severity of the issue) if you persist in this behavior.
  • Personal insults (directed at anyone) will result in a ban. If the behavior is not corrected, it will be made more permanent.
  • Constructive criticism is welcome. However keep in mind we (and other forums goers) may not agree with you. If you can't keep the conversation civil, you will be removed from the forums.
  • The use of hyperbole, one liners, and images as part of a forum debate is likely to get you infracted. You have many ways to participate and be a constructive part of this community, even when you disagree.
  • To make the highlighted bits above 100% clear to everyone, the following WILL NOT BE TOLERATED:
    1. Personal attacks, insults, antagonism of any forum-goers, moderators or Tripwire Interactive staff.
    2. Breaches of confidentiality and privacy of any sort.
    3. Any form of racism, bigotry or attacks on race, creed or color.
    4. Linking to posts on other forums related to ANY of the above, whether you are the originator or not, without exception.
  • There has been too much in the way of abhorrent personal behaviors in the past. These will cease. It doesn't matter who started it or who reacted to it - it will all result in moderator action. If you have to indulge your hatreds, for whatever reason, go do it elsewhere - and do not try and drag our forum-goers over to enjoy your hatreds.
  • We understand that people have strong feelings about our games, what we do for a living and how we respond (or don't) to comments on the forums. We all aren't going to agree about everything. So, BE CIVIL in your disagreements!
DO NOTs
  • DO NOT Transmit any message, information, data, text, software or graphic files, or other materials ("Content") that is unlawful (including illegal drug usage), harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, hateful or racially, ethnically, sexually or otherwise objectionable. This includes publicizing private information, such as individual's real names, IP addresses and anything else that might be used to identify them to the freakier members of the internet. This also means you may NOT publically share private communications (PM, email or anything else) without the original poster's permission.
  • DO NOT Post or transmit any Content that contains a virus, Trojan horse or other mischievous Content.
  • DO NOT Post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail", "spam", "chain letters", "pyramid schemes" or any other form of solicitation.
  • DO NOT link to posts on any other forums, or any other form of media, that breaches our rules. It will be treated just the same as if you had posted it here.
  • DO NOT Double Post, cross Post or restart closed threads.
  • DO NOT Intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, rule or regulation.
  • DO NOT Upload or transmit any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party.
  • DO NOT post cheats or exploits; THIS INCLUDES ALL/ANY REFERENCES TO HACKING, PIRATED SOFTWARE etc.
  • DO NOT complain about being banned from a server and DO NOT complain about other players on servers - that is between you and the admin, no need to get the community involved.
Username, Avatar and Signature Rules
  • Multiple registrations result in a ban.
  • No offensive user names
  • Avatars:
    Avatars are disabled.
  • All signatures should not exceed the following size limits, you can have both text and images
  • - For text signatures: 4 lines normal size, 8 lines small size and up to 100 chars per line. Font sizes above 2 are not allowed. (Blank lines count as lines.)
  • - For images in signatures: 1 image up to 400 pixels wide, 150 pixels tall and 100kb in size plus 2 lines normal size text and up to 100 chars per line
Netiquette: Written text has no inflection, and, as such, you should be careful how you write your messages as interpretation will vary from person to person. Please take advantage of the built-in emoticons to add such expression to your words. Please remember the golden rule: to treat other forum users the way you would like to be treated. Please use common courtesy, and enjoy using Red Orchestra's forums
Offensive material
The following is a list of some things that MAY be considered "offensive" by the moderators and the team. This is NOT an exclusive list and it does depend very much on context.

Crossing the line into "offensive" territory is likely to get you asked to change your name, sig or avatar or to withdraw/delete posts. This will be done politely by the moderators. If you refuse to comply further action WILL be taken once started, ultimately leading to banning from the forums.

A key point: please attempt to use your brains. What is mild humour to you may well be deeply offensive to others. While we have no intention of acting as politically-correct "thought police", we are on the lookout for those things that can cause offense and, in some cases, are actually still illegal in some jurisdictions.
  1. Names recalling notorious war criminals or personalities.
  2. Names recalling atrocities and war crimes in general, or units with particularly odious histories.
  3. Use of obscenities and expletives.
  4. Blatant racism, mysogynism or many other "ism"s.
  5. Use of symbolism and regalia recalling Nazism or Fascism; this does not include pics of soldiers who happen to have such symbols on their uniform, unless we feel this has been done to provoke. Please note that many Nazi symbols (including the Swastika) are still illegal in Germany and other countries and considered deeply offensive by many Europeans.
  6. Use of symbolism and regalia recalling Stalinism.
  7. On both the previous two, the moderators' views on the intention and impact of use of such symbols will be final - not yours. Please be understanding if you are advised to change something.
  8. In general, if a sig/avatar represents your allegiances in-game and is clearly "in part", it is likely to be fine; if the moderators feel you are trying to demonstrate unpalatable political allegiances, or to use it in an attempt to ridicule or provoke others you WILL be asked to change it. RO is NOT the place to make any extremist political statements of any kind.
Examples:
So people get the idea, some examples that would be considered offensive, numbered as above:
  1. "Hitler", "Beria"
  2. "NKVD Blocking Detachment", "Einsatzgruppen"
  3. This one should be pretty obvious...
  4. So should this - and it includes calling all Germans "Nazis" and all Soviets/Russians "Commies". It got boring 50 years ago, so stop it.
  5. Use of swastikas, fasces, SS-runes and so on for the Axis.
  6. There is actually very little overt symbolism from the Stalinist era; the hammer-and-sickle isn't offensive per se.
A simple rule-of-thumb: many Europeans find Nazi symbolism of any sort offensive; many Americans still find Soviet symbolism offensive. Engage your brain before using.




Final Note: this is NOT open to debate, so please do NOT start whining and moaning if a moderator asks you to change something. They will advise at first, giving reasons, then, if you take no notice, they will step up the pressure through to banning.
See more
See less

Iron Front: Liberation 1944

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Nice. I might buy this game just for the tank battles
    sigpic

    Comment


    • Originally posted by No0dle View Post
      If you have any specific question about multiplayer, just ask it.
      Asking questions is fine and dandy but I want to see a multiplayer match with my own eyes. There needs to be a video showcasing the online in motion.

      Comment


      • Ok, looks like my interview thread has been merged with this thread by Yoshiro (even though I asked a mod if its ok to start a seperate thread) ...

        Here's my original post:
        http://forums.tripwireinteractive.co...&postcount=193

        Well, nevermind, I've collected all your questions and I'll do the interview asap, so if anyone still has questions he wants to ask, then hurry up and send me a PM

        Comment


        • Originally posted by tixhal View Post
          1. is there an armory mode like in arma2?
          2. is there an editor?
          3. will mp be as crappy as arma2's? (pvp or botgrinding)
          4. is the performance better or worse compared to arma2? (urban environment==unf*ckingplayable)

          1. and 2. could make me buy the game if 3. and 4. are similar or worse than arma2.
          I'm not an expert but I read somewhere that the editor is available to make your own missions. Can't answer 1,3 and 4.

          Comment


          • but I want to see a multiplayer match with my own eyes.
            This.
            +1.
            sigpic

            Comment


            • I guess all you guys being cautious about this one should wait the release and check videos after that. There will be plenty.

              Comment


              • http://simhq.com/_land3/land_127a.html

                Originally posted by dogbadger
                SiC 'no sell out militant tactical gamer' Disaster
                Just so you know who you're dealing with ;D

                Comment


                • Gotta say I'm very excited about this.

                  This must've been answered somewhere, but how will the characters communicate with each other? In ARMA and OFP, the soldiers are using radios for talking. How's it in this game?

                  Oh, and when is it released?
                  Last edited by Gervaise Brook-Hampster; 05-09-2012, 09:58 AM.
                  "[I]You shouldn't sit on a leather sofa with a bare arse[/I]" - Karl Pilkington
                  [IMG]http://puu.sh/eKJjn/b9734511db.jpg[/IMG]

                  Comment


                  • Might buy shortly after live-streams appear that convince me further.
                    Always enjoyed OFP/Arma1/2 sessions for the multiplayer part once I found a good modification for it. Oh sleepless nights playing smooth, safe and slow Oh yea!

                    Comment


                    • I guess all you guys being cautious about this one should wait the release and check videos after that. There will be plenty.
                      Definitely, the only game I've bought pre or at release was HOS and look how well that went. If it looks like MP is decent and there are populated PvP servers, I'm in.
                      sigpic

                      Comment


                      • Originally posted by Gervaise Brook-Hampster View Post
                        Gotta say I'm very excited about this.

                        This must've been answered somewhere, but how will the characters communicate with each other? In ARMA and OFP, the soldiers are using radios for talking. How's it in this game?

                        Oh, and when is it released?
                        Release is 25th of may

                        Comment


                        • Originally posted by LugNut View Post
                          Definitely, the only game I've bought pre or at release was HOS and look how well that went. If it looks like MP is decent and there are populated PvP servers, I'm in.
                          I really hope for the MP. In one of the videos posted in this thread it showed that you can now take over CAP zones which will hopefully bring players together. Whenever MP is solid or not, I'll probably buy the game anyway. Map editor is GOLD.
                          ''Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more.''
                          - Edward H. Harriman

                          Originally posted by Rabid Penguin
                          I would rather blowtorch my nipples off than play Action Mode.

                          Comment


                          • Q&amp;A with Patelaros Vasileios aka Panzer_Baron

                            For about one week the Red Orchestra and Il-2 communities had been given the chance to send in their questions concerning Iron Front: Liberation 1944. The following Q&A with Patelaros Vasileios (aka Panzer_Baron), Art Director of the Iron Front team, is the result.





                            Q: Could you tell us a little bit about what an Art Director does and what your tasks in the Iron Front development are?

                            A: In various companies the work of Art Director is always different. In AWAR, my main task is the overview of the design part, but I also do a lot of modeling, texturing, training of the young ones in our company and other organizing, executive work. I should say, that almost every primary worker in our company has a wide spectrum of tasks and abilities.


                            Q: Who are the developers behind Iron Front?

                            A: When it all was just starting, Sarmat had a part of its team working on
                            Last edited by No0dle; 05-13-2012, 07:31 PM.

                            Comment


                            • Thanks for this, very interesting!

                              Comment


                              • Thanks for the interview, very interesting.

                                What I take from this is, they're not really interested in supporting the after release content-wise. Instead they'll probably begin an ArmA 3 port right after release.

                                RO Bitter-Veteran. Creator of RO-Kryukovo.
                                I support the "RO Devs Classic" mode!11

                                Comment

                                Working...
                                X