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Scince the last update, we got a very powerfull role on battlefield: the combat engineers. They do lots of funny stuff, like digging faster, c4 enemy radios and placing mines against vehicles. They are the cancer of the roads, stopping the enemy to attack... ...only the enemy.... ...for hell, no! My last 3 rounds I have played, I placed 10 mines on critical points on the map. 5 (!) mines took out my teams own vehicles, because the f(§?#ing driver was not watching the road! In general mines kill more random noob teammate-players than enemies. Therfore I am wishing for these things: - Mine-TK are not counted as TK for the player placing them - Vehicle driver gets time-punishment on respawn timer for killing him and the poor souls inside his vehicle. - Vehicle driver gets the teamkills on his soul - Admins need to know, who is/was the driver of a vehicle, for finding out, which player is not able to read the minimap
Perhaps using the supplies for AT-mine fields would be something? Maybe in rows of 5, taking quite a bit of shoveling before it gets finished. Very few classes in the game have AT-mines, and you have to place them individually, in addition to digging them to the ground. The classes are usually on the opposite side of actual military units. It is realistic, to put them down individually, but it could also be put down in rows like the usual build-able thing, as well as free them for all sides to use. Real-life militaries use anti-tank mines. I'm not sure if it wasn't added, because the IED's on cars and bikes would become rather redundant or what was the deal. Another addition to this could be a rope the 5 mines are attached to, that could be pulled from behind cover on the way of a rolling tank. Tested this in the shooting range, so unless I made a mistake somewhere it should be correct. On an unrelated note. Peer-to-peer shooting range would be nice too.
Is it possible to update the game logic and how it attributes TEAMKILLS for mines? Currently, if a player runs over a friendly mine the teamkill(s) get counted towards the scout that placed the mine. This is an unwarranted penalty to the scout. Especially, when/where the mines are marked on the map for friendly players. I've even seen cases where people intentionally run over the mines. Sometimes, causing scout to be automatically kicked from server. This is broken logic. Here's the suggestion: Change the code logic to attribute the death as a suicide (to the player that runs over the mine) If there are passengers in the vehicle, the additional deaths are then team kills (attributed to the driver, not the scout). Benefits of change: Encourage vehicle drivers to check map for friendly mines. Assigns additional passenger deaths to driver accordingly, as the responsible party for passenger live(s). Prevents abuse by penalizing the abuser, not the person playing the role as expected. Thanks,
I think it would be a cool addition and it would balance the Insurgent/Militia team more if we had Mines/IEDs triggered by stepping on them. They would greatly help both teams and they would be awesome. Many times US soldiers have stepped on a weird looking "rock" only to blow up a milisecond after. I would personally love those. One good mine, a full squad tightly knit together and one man to step on it. Amazing.
By stackable , the IED starts of with one mortar round for example and the more you dig , the more mortar rounds you add to it ( perhaps it might be only for insurgents where you can add more, to add some dynamics to gameplay) So the IED becomes "stronger" the more you dig , maybe up to 5 stages ( 5 mortar rounds?) Hopefully the IEDs become stronger because it couldnt even destroy a logi truck one time i tried it. And so if other factions have a different kind of IED based off C4s or whatnot , then maybe specifically for insurgents they can have a really large ied with this "stackable" version of IEDs
It would be great to put ranks in Squad. They shouldn't be so sofisticated like in Battlefield or COD. Just ranks like 1st, 2nd sergeant, captain, officer etc. With level one you could use all weapons but you couldnt be a squad leader or commader (if you create this role,it would be legendary). So that we dont have noobs in high roles. And maybe orientations like army and one for armored vehicles etc. You could swich branches when ever you want but you could "specialize" in only one so that evryone can see it. You really shouldnt put air vehicles because it would be really overcrowded. And if you put vechiles , you need to adept maps so that vechiles can drive normaly. And it would be also great to put mines and mortars in game. And I almost forgot, you should make more types of squads, like support, reacon, fire-team, and normal one. And it could be of course more than one of one type in the team. Wouldnt be great if we are going to have Squad like this. What you, Players and Developers, think about this. I know that you have at least year or two to even start working on anything from this list but if you could put anything from this in the game I would really appriciate it. Sorry for bad language. :)