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  • [RS] Rock Paper Shotgun preview of Island Assault Content Pack

    With the new (FREE) Island Assault Content Pack on its way, with a bunch of new content for Rising Storm and Red Orchestra 2, Jim Rossignol over at Rock Paper Shotgun got to play the new content early and has written up a preview - HERE.

    And there is the first showing of a brand new TRAILER there as well, so go take a look!

  • #2
    Trailer is awesome as always! Good job chaps
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    • #3
      Good, but where is the update? I mean - patch. I can't wait to use PPS-42!

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Alek-say View Post
        Good, but where is the update? I mean - patch. I can't wait to use PPS-42!
        Soon!
        [I support "RO Forums Classic" mode!!!]

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        • #5
          Great trailer!

          Burma, Ryukyu and Philippines in campaign mode means three new maps and of course a fourth one with Betio on the Gilberts! Am I right?

          Can't wait!
          [url=http://forums.tripwireinteractive.com/showthread.php?t=92324][|| Immersion Overhaul Mutator V1.04 ||][/url]

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          • #6
            Originally posted by TheStranger View Post
            Great trailer!

            Burma, Ryukyu and Philippines in campaign mode means three new maps and of course a fourth one with Betio on the Gilberts! Am I right?

            Can't wait!
            For campaign, those are just locations (multiple maps may be in any area). Perhaps in the future there may be more maps (with map contest etc) but for now they are only adding Betio.

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            • #7
              Yeah I just read the changelog and they are "only" adding Betio. But nonetheless - it looks great.

              Actually I would have been very surprised if there were so many new maps.
              Last edited by TheStranger; 09-24-2013, 09:58 AM.
              [url=http://forums.tripwireinteractive.com/showthread.php?t=92324][|| Immersion Overhaul Mutator V1.04 ||][/url]

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              • #8
                Can't wait to try out the new classic

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                • #9
                  Very cool trailer
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                  • #10
                    good job on the Classic mode changes love it!

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                    • #11
                      Thank you Tripwire, looking forward to new content in the future this is simply awesome. Special mentioning on solving some of prone restricitions which could get really annoying at times.


                      Also extra points on allowing guys at RPS to post trailer exclusively, they are great too .
                      Last edited by Feuer76; 09-24-2013, 11:39 AM.

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by [TW]Ramm-Jaeger View Post
                        Soon!
                        you might want to let the guys at RPS know. the end of the video says it available now.
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                        • #13
                          very nice trailer, keep on

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                          • #14


                            Very impressive. I'd like to thank TWI for at least two things in connection with this.

                            First, the implimentation of the RS campaign template. The HOS one was
                            a might out of place.

                            Second, and far more importantly, the decision to reengage themselves with the campaign mode. They listened to the player community, and it's working out to everyone's benefit.

                            Bravo.
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                            • #15
                              This looks awesome. Thanks TWI.
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