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thy (bra) posted a topic in Feedback & Suggestions* Originally posted on July, 22th 2019 by me on Squad Community's Discord. Inconsistency in the Squad's 3d model of Insurgents Although a faction ONLY based on elements of real insurgency, all insurgent groups in both the Middle East and Southeast Asia adopt different Muslim branches but still moderate Islam rules. With this in mind, it is factual to say that it would be more consistent to have no insurgents wearing shorts in Squad game. As the Soo Kim report in The Telegraph newspaper points out, the Islamic countries' dress code is as restrictive for men as it is for women. For us from West and not Muslim, it seems just a silly detail, but it is not, even possible. Here a more objective summary: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ TURKISH PEOPLE: Islam (98%, where 80% sunni, 17% shia [ultra conservative], 1% others Muslim branchs) Turkish/Kurdish insurgents (PKK [Islam sunni 74%]) Citizens in there Insurgents in there _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ SYRIAN PEOPLE: Islam (71%, where 60% sunni) Syrian Insurgents (SRF-FSA [Moderate Islamist rules]) Citizens in there Insurgents in there _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ IRANIAN PEOPLE: Islam 99% (where 89% are Shia [ultra conservative]) Insurgents from Iran. Citizens in there Insurgents in there (Balochistan warriors, often mistaken for Pakistani origin.) _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ I lived a year in the Middle East, basically in Turkey and Iran. Although I had no contact with paramilitary groups, insurgents or even local/regular army, I lived with local families (Sunnis and Shiites) as my Instagram records well. Outside the privacy of their homes, shorts in public are impossible for adults because of a considerable lack of respect in Islam controlled for own scared society. Thanks for the opportunity to contribute. Aldo Lammel (thy) . . . SOURCES: Turkish sources: https://www.wikiwand.com/en/Turkish_people https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religion_in_Turkey https://www.thenational.ae/world/mena/iraq-struggles-to-expel-kurdish-militia-from-the-north-1.721080 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religion_in_Kurdistan Syrian sources: https://news.wjct.org/post/how-world-reacting-trumps-decision-withdraw-syria https://www.syriatruths.com/clashes-between-rival-terrorist-grops-in-nw-syria/ Iranian sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Religion_in_Iran https://eaworldview.com/2013/12/iran-sunni-baloch-insurgents-union-hezb-ul-forqan-strengthens-front-safavids/
I think it would be a cool, not inmediatly necessary, but never the less a nice feature if they added an option in the settings where you can either customize vaguely a soldier for each faction or the possibility to choose beetwen male and female soldier models (for every faction, a standard model like there is now, but with females too) As in the armies around the world there are not only men but women fighting. I would like it very much if it was added.
Nemesis posted a topic in Feedback & SuggestionsHello This is Nemesis, I have to admit that the Development of Squad has been amazing! Everybody probebly Agrees that Squad has made a Huge Jump in the Progress Report inside the Latest Update. When I have time I jump inside Squad and Find it kinda Easy to bECOME a Squadleader, Couple clicks here and walla I am the Big bad Bandino. I Happen to win some and loose some rounds inside squad that I am really proud of Leader. The begining of Squad in 0.4 When My Buddies where Alpha Testing and I was working on Project Reality I happen to meet couple guys and gals that have tought me something alot better than to lead a Team. They Tought me one of the biggest problems of Soicety and that is Getting to know OURSELFS, I beleive there is the person inside that makes us Proud and also a person that Takes care of his Family and watches out for his or her kids, But admit that there is a Soldier in all of us. One way to descibe the Leader is by leading by example. Leadership is required to make progress in the mid of Battle, as you all know Stress becomes a favorite. My favorite kit is Squadleader does not make you a Leader it just happends it puts you in charge of a Mission. If you all know the Diffrence between buying your Coffee and Drinking your own Coffee. Please Take note that Characters inside Squad can be quite funny and or very quite. Value the Squad based on the Squadleaders decitions not his by his or her Gamer Tag. Trust me because your in a Professional Gaming Leauge this does not Mean you are in charge.Trust . What I suggest is that in this Fourm is that anyone that is learning to trust there Squad must Learn to Re-Evaluate ourselfs and Learn from mistakes your leaders have made and Make Smart Choices about Leading by example not by Honors.
OK I know I mentioned this long ago, in a third person thread. What if there was a dog character one guy could play in each squad? As a dog you get to become a sneaky fast running scout that is hard to shoot at while running. You can run in and out of enemy territory and relay info to your squad or team. I know it's out there, but maybe mod the dog for fun? You could have attack dogs, fast dogs, Weener dogs...LOL! Maybe you turn back into a soldier once your killed and a different guy gets to be the dog and take turns being the dog. This is not a suggestion but just up for discussion and some laughs maybe. dogs or no dogs? Would he have third person view? Could he bark? Bite? Pee on someones leg? Enemy dog spotted! Maybe shooting dogs not allowed. Or maybe dog is just AI character that can be sent to drag injured soldiers off the field for rescue, back to a medic. A medic dog?
Traditionally with BF2: PR weapon and character customisation was limited. I wanted to suggest a system similar to the one they have in Insurgency, if of course any of this is possible (I do not know the limitations of the UE4 engine) Each option adds to the overall weight of the soldier, thus changing performance (running speed, jump height etc), but maybe without the need for a supply point based system. Either ttachments can be earned (level up rewards ala old school CoD4).
So i found these while i was going through the forum and i was wondering if these still exist and if they do are they textured in the OCP camo? I know that the US forces are going to be redone at some point but if these do exist still is there any chance we can have them ;) I personally would LOVE! to see these 2 used sm082 & sm041
Hi, i have been playing the commander pre-alpha release and friends and i have noticed something peculiar about the character sizes. We were in a engagement the enemy's were on a hill about 500 meters away. I was expecting to see smaller targets but they looked like they were right next to me. I don't know if that's just my friends and i or if you already know but i haven't seen it on the forum.