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  • Molotov cocktails and soviet partisans class?

    Considering the game is true to history, what do you guys think of adding Molotov cocktails as a throwable weapon as well as making a partisan class with its own unique abilities?

  • #2
    The IOM has them. Go to the modding section and you'll see a pinned thread called Imersion Overhaul Mutator Information for more details. I would Link it for you but my phones Being an asshole.
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    • #3
      Originally posted by Jpz38 Hetzer View Post
      The IOM has them. Go to the modding section and you'll see a pinned thread called Imersion Overhaul Mutator Information for more details. I would Link it for you but my phones Being an asshole.


      Pardon my n00bness but whats IOM? Is this in steamworkshop?

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      • #4
        http://forums.tripwireinteractive.co...ad.php?t=92324

        http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfile.../?id=145520002
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        • #5
          I see so its a mod. but theres only one server?

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          • #6
            Originally posted by Zakarro View Post
            I see so its a mod. but theres only one server?
            There will be more server whit the next updates. Clans all over the world (USA, GB, France, Germany and Australia) support IOM as best they can and install it on their Server.

            Right know there is some patchwork needed to run it without any crashed. But even the 3 rounds between a server crash where really enjoyable. I
            Last edited by Kleist; 05-12-2014, 05:35 PM.

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            • #7
              Yep, you should stay patient and follow the IOM thread for the latest announcements, gonna be awesome
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              • #8
                partisan class? wut?

                partians are no different than any other russian soldier, partians were simply behind enemy lines, they don't have any special abilities

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                • #9
                  What about makeshift SMGs, sawn-off Mosin rifles, Berdan rifles, hunting shotguns? I don't think partisans are really necessary in RO2 though.

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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by Zakarro View Post
                    I see so its a mod. but theres only one server?
                    There is definitely more than one server running this mutator.

                    You must look at the Steam Server Browser to see all the servers, that is where my favorite server running it is. It does not show up in the game's browser.

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                    • #11
                      AAZ gave me the link to install it.

                      How do I playit? I cant find any servers

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                      • #12
                        no one plays it, if you're lucky you'll find Kleist on his own on a server, apart from that it's all talk and no actual play.
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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by PsychoPigeon View Post
                          no one plays it, if you're lucky you'll find Kleist on his own on a server, apart from that it's all talk and no actual play.
                          Unfortunately true.
                          Well it's gotta be a Chocolate Jesus to keep me satisfied.

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                          • #14
                            Originally posted by The Chocolate Jesus View Post
                            Unfortunately true.
                            Make it so the config changes are not needed and it would be a totally different story.

                            It attracts a certain type of player so not something that will be mainstream. It's far too difficult for the COD crowd the game seems to be appealing to.

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                            • #15
                              I've decided I will write a program that will do this on install (not replace the .ini, but actually edit the appropriate line.) This will not solve the problem for Workshop users, but anyone who uses the installer should be fine.

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