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Hello everyone, I'm excited to immerse myself into this active community and learn a thing or two about online multi-player teamwork. I play most days when I can and I have hopes in getting involved with a clan that can hold my hand a little till I can get the hang of the mechanics and overall game play. Lets PTFO and get-er-done fellas!
catbref posted a topic in General DiscussionPost your experiences of adapting to Squad from playing PR here! I finally bought Squad about a month ago after playing PR for maybe a year or so. Squad seemed to have all the same PR aspects like FOBs, vehicles, squads, etc. I have to say I'm struggling somewhat so wondering how other PR players have coped with migrating? In Squad there's so much more STUFF on the map landscape that I never seem to spot any enemies until they're about 20m away - is this normal? Is the new game-play to slowly creep up and hide until you spot something moving? Having names floating above soldiers is a big help as it takes a while for me to work out who is friendly or not on some maps (e.g. Russian vs Militia). Doesn't seem to be a way to tell if someone is dead on squad list or map. Lots of comms of "I'm down" and "who is down?" and "are you down?" Definitely got to remap some keys as I'm used to pressing CAPSLOCK to get team/map info up. Any suggestions on good key remaps? I'm using a GTX960 connected to a 2560x1440 monitor on mostly "epic" settings (they seem to be the default). Thanks for listening and I hope this post doesn't get me auto-kicked from squads for being crap!
iam Lisa Macabio,I am new in this forum. I think this forum is a complete solution of every kind of discussion. So I am hoping I will learn more from here. i must thanks to the admin and to all my friends... hope you all help me to learn about this forum... thanks !!! best regards, Lisa Macabio
Posted this already to steam forums but as you all know it can get pretty cancerous. SO, honesty is required even though I'm at the motherbase right now. This game really fascinates me and I'm confirmed that devs are fully committed to make this a solid game. However 35e for game that "is not playable", "broken" "fatal errorz" do not courage me to buy this. But this bugs me. There are over thousand players online every evening. If it is 20fps for everyone with game breaking fatals and all that good ♥♥♥♥ how is that possible? I have a good rig ( GTX 1070, 6700K, 16GB rams, SSD) which by all means should make this game a pleasant experience for me. However good rig does not fix fatal error. So with all honesty after this story should I buy this right now. I don't really want to go back to PR or start arma3 D&D. Its really hard for me to buy arguments like this game is broken, abandon this ♥♥♥♥ till fixed while there are 1000+ players online. Please people with same specs offer me a solution for this mess. And is fatal error still coming up after every round. Sry for this bible. I think many of us are in the same situation. You can call me Ser Spam'alot
Hello everyone! Was in the USAF for a bit as a Comm/Net technician. Just got Squad today and so far I'm really liking what I see. Prefer playing more support roles like medic, recon, and techs(maybe have a comm tech support role? :D) Normally a big fan of battlefield games due to the amount of teamwork involved and Squad is like that but even better! Looking forward to supporting!
Hi all! I came across a 'Squad' video on Youtube and as a ARMA series player I have to say it looks extremely exciting. After watching just a few videos and reading on the site I just purchased the 'Squad Leader Tier Package' as this was the highest available on the website. Gutted to have missed out on the Pre Alpha! Either way, I'll see you all on the battlefield at the earliest possible opportunity.
Keeps track of players who have no personal experience using kit/vehicle position. Impedes them from having free access to everything during multiplayer matches. Requires a form of control via off-line time spent with said kit/position or requires SL/admin permission. Ensures (mostly) that someone responsible is teaching, permitting, or monitoring them as they get their feet wet. Example scenario. Newbie joins match. Hasn't read the manual (few do), watched videos, or learned much about the game at all. First probable rules of the day of that player: play safe = grab sniper rifle and survive as long as possible go OP = grab largest weapon out there and go hunt (HAT kit) face dive into the fun = grab the first heli, jet, tank, etc. because none of the other FPS games careHere is a probable sequence for that new guy: Walks over to [tank], tries to get in: Can't. Not in squad. Admin gets Newbie alert. Is warned to join a squad. Joins a squad. Tries to enter tank: Can't. SL receives Newbie alert. SL tells him that he must be in the tank squad to use the tank. Joins tank squad. Tries to enter tank: Can't. SL receives Newbie alert. SL decides what to do with newbie.