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Psyko posted a topic in General DiscussionCan we turn down the helicopter noise on main menu please?
Hello guys, So I have been playing quite a while now and had some trouble communicating with my squad while sitting inside a BTR. I know I can go to my settings and lower the effects volume or increasing the radio volume, but with effects low I can't listen to footsteps a minute later when we are in a close combat firefight. It is quite the hassle to go to the menu again to change the volumes while in a firefight. So something I think would be an addition is to have the ability to plug in ear plugs or something similar (like in-ear noise-cancelling headphones). Of course, the negative effects are that all sounds (also proximity voice chat maybe?) except squad radio are muffled, but communicating with the squad will be much easier. This feature is really necessary with helicopters and planes when those hit. The game that got this feature right (just like the free look and multiple combat positions) is ARMAIII I use this a lot when flying a chopper or noisy vehicle in ARMAIII - King of the Hill and I think there is nothing wrong with using some good features to make the game (Squad) even better than it already is. Looking forward to your reactions guys. See you around on the battlefield. Edit: thanks for the correction Grey and DoctorKamikaze, ARMAIII does not have the ear plugs as core content but they are built in through a ACE/ACRE addition.
The New Update is GREAT the frames are freaking fantabulous! Really good job Dev's. The issue I am going to address in this post is really just me nitpicking. Ever sense the new sound for the M4 was added ( a while ago) into the game it has bothered me. The M4 sounded too me very...well...Mehh. It lacks that satisfying punch that the AK-74 has in the game which btw shoots a smaller round. In the real life 5.56 is loud assssss phuucckkk, it is in fact louder then the 7.62x39 that the AKM fires. Especially out of a shorter weapon like a M4, 5.56 turns out to be around 160 - 170 decibels while the AKM with the 7.62x39 is around 150 - 160 decibels. Yet in the game the AKM has this very satisfying and loud thud while M4 sounds puny. All I ask is that you give the M4 the sound it deserves! A satisfying KERPOW!