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1. Players defensive position in open vehicles with firing option. So may times I have experienced vehicle ambush and getting killed without firing single bullet. Please modifie the player seating position as defensive with firing option in open truck, technical and pickup truck vehicles which helps to answer the ambush with out getting out of vehicles. 2. Players carry ammo box. When defending or attacking away far from FOB if we are running out of ammo or bandage instead of running back to ammo create for reloading we can request SL to send soldier carrying ammo box on foot or vehicles. 3. APC blow up time should be increased. As we see the game vehicles are blowing up and turn to wreck immediately after hitting mines or multiple rockets. Usually vehicle after taking hit first it will be damaged and disable post that it will catch fire or cook off and then turn to wreck it's required some time to blowup. I hope I see this changes in next version. 4. PKM bipod front folding It's a small change. I have observed PKM bipod folded toward back side in November 2017 recap. Usually PKM gun bipod will be folded towards front side which we see the difference between Russian MG and US MG. I have seen maximum PKM bipod in real world folded to front which make difference between M240 and PKM.
This is collected feedback and our opinion of what is needed (most fitting) to be added or revamped in Squad, to make it into a more polished product and to create a more tactical environment which supports and gives more importance to kits within the squad, and also because of that has a higher emphasis on teamplay. Basically the goal is to create "tactical" environment with gameplay mechanics, not just communication. Currently the game suffers from easy shooting mechanics (lazer shots ie. pinpoint accuracy for miles with ironsights) and fast paced ground traversal with infantry. This effectively is counter intuitive to tactical environment goal, because these arcadey gameplay mechanics do not support its teamplay environment. Keeping in mind that some of the features or animations might come with future update, I will still list those as this is aimed to be an open conversation, and also our long term concerns already, since we are playing Squad from beginning (before steam and after steam release). To make Squad more polished and finished product (listed in order from more to less important): 1.) Weapon collision animation. 2.) Weapon low ready position. 3.) Working bipods. 4.) Body position stances (CTRL + Mouse Wheel) example: https://youtu.be/ggvqnQAB6Fw?t=7m51s (Even if new animations fix the shooting over walls and windows, body stances should still be introduced. As they are needed when not close to an object sometimes and also they are becoming a standard in todays tactical shooters) 5.) When leaning to the sides character weapon should stay parallel with vertical axis, instead of 45 degree weapon lean like it is now. 6.) Ability to lean weapons on objects for better stabilisation (or so called weapon resting feature) 7.) Fireteam functions. Ability to mark teammates with colours, or something intuitive along that line. 8.) Make text chat smaller and in the corner of the screen, currently its obstructing the view, and in that regard its annoying. Maybe even an option to disable the chat altogether would be perfect for people who do not to watch at wall of text every second. Another solution is: make a small white message envelope icon and put it in the top left corner of the screen, when somebody types something in the chat, bellow envelope a number should appear. If there was 2 messages sent in text, bellow message envelope should be number 2 representing those 2 unread text messages. To view them press TAB, to close text press TAB again = solution. ***First three are absolutely critical. Currently the game looks very silly while everybody is aiming downrange all the time, every time a friendly looks at you he is aiming at your head like you are his hostage. To allow for more teamplay "tactical" enviroment in squad by improving gameplay mechanics: 1.) Make it so we are unable to sprint in water. 2.) Make it so we are unable to climb almost 80 degree steep hill. This will allow for more tactical environment instead of arcade fast paced, don't-need-to-think where and how to move, because we can move anywhere fast (currently very arcadey). 3.) Make bleeding more severe. If shot to the leg or chest or arm, make us unable to sprint like we are in the middle of the olympic competition or unable to aim properly if shot in the arm etc. 4.) Make FOBs more important. Attach them to the Flag Cap system. That FOB placed within the flag radius (not capture cadius!) will serve as a firebase ie. secondary flag/cap within a flag. In order to fully capture a flag you would need to capture that Firebase. Make FOBs buildable only if logistical lruck drops supplies on the ground. Also ability to move those supplies with infantry carrying it. 5.) Ability to share ammo between teammates. Rifleman class ability to take extra ammo (ammo bearer) for teammates and for LMG/HMG gunner. 6.) Being able to pick up weapons and ammo from your fallen teammates. 7.) Do an overhaul of bullet ballistics, make it possible for us to adjust the distance on ironsights and future scopes, grenade launcher sights. (This feature will make squad look more a finished and polished product aswell) 8.) Dragging wounded teammates (Confirmed, but still is on our list and is worth mentioning... ) 9.) Ability to switch to secondary weapon quicker, even during mid-load/reload animation or during any other animation. 10.) Introduce the (unnecessary) missing melee ability. 11.) Make HMG and SPG emplacement more user friendly. Example, if the 50 cal has already been loaded and cocked, there is no need for cocking animation if you get on the gun 2nd or 3rd time etc. 12.) Make it possible for the gunner to rotate/move the gun while reloading it. Make 50 cal and Kord HMGs have more wider arc of fire. 13.) Make HMGs more deadly and feared for approaching it frontally. Just a tad little more zoom and more cover for the gunner aswell would help that. Because now, most often the gunner is a sitting duck, with either no cover or insufficent arc of fire. 14.) Make a paperwire into a razorwire. Make sure we can build razorwire right next to each other like we could in the earlier version, so the enemy can't just walk inbetween 2 razorwire emplacements because there is a gap inbetween. 15.) Engineer class. Equiped with razorwire cutters and equipment for mining and demining AT and AP mines. 16.) Make vehicles have areas on them where they are weak. Armor penetrations, ability to track future tracked vehicles. Penetration system, armour and angle values. 17.) Healing/reviving inside of vehicles & ability to drag and put wounded teammates inside vehicles. 18.) HMG kit with M240 bravo for US side, and equivalent of kit for Russian, Militia and Insurgents side. 19.) Being able to tow stucked vehicles with a truck or armored car. Features that will make Squad more user friendly: 1.) Option to lock a squad. 2.) Little HUD sign when rally point is ready to be deployed again (Similiar to PR "Rally point armed and ready to deploy"). This sign should be as small as possible, to keep the screen clean. 3.) Mute a players microphone function. Bugs that require fixing ASAP: 1.) Being able to stay underwater indefinitely. 2.) Wheeled vehicles doing flips in the air. Things that now seems to be canceled but were in Kickstarter: 1.) Jets - not only would it bring the game value and standard up, it is crucial for true 50v50 combined arms warfare 2.) Snipers (would be possible and would fit ingame with revamped ballistics) Last thing is FREELOOK with full TrackIR support. Very useful for pilots, tankers and drivers. Also for infantry, just one scenario, you find yourself prone in the grass, enemy all around you, you do not want to move your whole body to look around because you would easily be spotted, instead just move your head around. This is crucial. By the way awesome job we cannot praise you enough for this: The positive feedback can clearly be seen on this video . And also in this thread: http://forums.joinsquad.com/topic/3412-free-look-trackir-support/ We have compiled this feedback together from almost everyday playing Squad, we didn't come up with all this yesterday. Please keep it civil in your responses, our goal is not to sound overly aggressive in this post, but at the same time we wanted to explain every feature and why it supports another feature or gameplay mechanic. Feel free to post more suggestions. We will/might add more suggestions to this post in the very near future. And in the end, we hope somebody from the Developer team will take time and read this, in detail, and hopefully consider it. ~S~ Yellow Ants unit
I've been playing this game for a while now. What I've noticed is the lack of marksman roles in all the forces, it would be nice to have the ability to become a sniper and actually use the role in the correct manner. in saying this I would also like to see bipods for support weapons, for example all the light machine guns and sniper rifles, the ability if you aim down your sights when crouching/ standing at cover will automatically put on the bipod on the cover and have the ability to give accurate non sway direct fire, with zero weapon pull vertically or horizontally. When prone and on a flat surface have the ability when you aim down the sights to automatically use the bipod and get accurate fire. Once you zoom out of your sights you come off bipod or even when you move forward or backward to disconnect from the bipod. last thing is weapon customisation, give us the ability to add optics and range finders or lasers, the ability to put vertical or angled grips to add accuracy, make the weapons we use ours. Can do it in the military why not do it in one of the most realistic PvP games on the market. Also seeing as this is modern warfare why not give us the chance to use coalition forces weapons so the British, the Australians, the French, the Danish, the Canadians. The ability to use and customise there weapons, uniforms are all the same as the Americans. Let us players be soldiers of our countries. It may be a hard thing to work on and or around to do but put into consideration and see how players or the community respond.
Today many games represent Bipod, Battle fields, Project reality, Red orchestra 2, ghost recon, Arma(finally ffs) etc etc AND SQUAD Yes we already know and every one expecting this will present in Squad HOWEVER Many games are making HUUUUUUGE mistake about this Forexample battle fields have Bipod and can deploy it where ever you are, in firstperson you can see exactly how it's working, the bipod attached at under barrel of gun and the only moving thing is gun it self while bipod is stay at the object, so far so good at this point, however in third person the bipod move together with rifle when you even deploy the bipod at objects or ground i can see this mistake of false in every single games except Red orchestra 2, Red orchestra 2 make the perfect bipod pivot moving I hope Squad also making good detail of this