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So I got the shitty idea of limiting the amount of supplies in the mainbase, not to limit the amount of fobs people can stamp out of the ground. More that it will periodically have to be refilled by an AI truck driver or truck convoy from off the map. This could be seen as a way of limiting super fobs at the start popping up everywhere or just limiting the amount of fobs that can be made at the start. Though of maps with helicopters an AI chopper that periodically flies to and from the main to offmap would be something to make the main base more lively after round start. Aside from the rando new guy joining the server or asset whores waiting for their assets. Then again this is just another thing to sink performance power in for servers and slowing down the game. It would also need some AI scripting and would most likely just annoy the shit out of logistics squads about who took the last supplies as there won't be any more goddamn supplies till 10 minutes later when the truck/convoy arrives. You doomed our team you damned blueberry!
So, when do you guys think squad will be available for mac users as well. I understand that macs aren't the ideal product for gaming, but right now its all I got and I would love to play this game with my friends. Would it be possible to try and do this soon?
So i run squad on epic at nearly 100 fps but sadly for some reason it still looks like shite or play doh and i am 99.9% sure that it has to do with my graphics card which is a intel intergrated graphics 530 yes i know its crappy and i have a i5 6400 T cpu with 4 cores and 12gb of ram and i really want my game to look good please help! thanks
Gilead posted a topic in Feedback & SuggestionsHello, First post, so I'll try to keep it brief. My suggestion has to do with weapon switching and reloading. I'm not going to go into the reload or weapon switch speed (which has already been covered), so instead I'll talk a little bit about weapon switching. When a regular person or soldier comes face to face with an enemy and they have something other than their weapon in their hands, they're going to go for their weapon as fast as possible. Switch speed notwithstanding, I think that things like slowly and deliberately flipping down each RPG sight in a moment of urgent need is a little unrealistic and breaks immersion. Similar mechanics are flipping on the safety of a pistol before reholstering, bringing a rifle down to low-ready and holding it there for an inexplicable second and half before switching from an under-barrel grenade launcher and the rifle itself, or completely collapsing and stowing a LAW before switching weapons. My suggestion would be to implement a mechanic that can detect when one is face-to-face with an enemy and possibly under fire, and change the animation to something that a real, panicked person would do, such as immediately stowing the weapon without taking the time to do the little things that cost precious milliseconds. For balance's sake, it may be necessary to also add a mechanic that breaks and/or damages RPG sights (having ostensibly been caught on debris because they're still up), negligently fires a grenade round, limits player mobility when they have a big long M72 on their back, or some sort of negligent discharge with unsafed pistols. This might not be feasible/reasonable, though. And I'm sure it's already been discussed, but a drop/pickup weapon mechanic might allow players to simply drop their weapon and hurriedly grab their primaries/secondaries. This might cause issues with players dropping their crap when they don't want to, though. It's actually my job IRL to criticize things, so if you guys think this is a good suggestion, I'd be willing to compile a dossier about a whole bunch of (sourced) things once I have a lot more hours in this game. Great game, great community. Props to the devs. Gilead
maciel posted a topic in Software SupportI can't start the game I have reinstalled game, verified its integrity, check for windows updates and can't seem to find any error messages. Ill post a picture of my error along with my specs. I really wanna play this game and can't seem to find a solution for my problem I'm open to any help please someone help me.
I bought this game through kickstarter and had to change my email because my main one got hacked. I am now looking in my new email that I set it to on Kickstarter, but nothing is there. I am seeing people who have got their key already and I am wondering when I will get mine. Please respond with a solution or any help at all. Thanks!
ClintOnPC posted a topic in QuestionsAnyone have any idea why I would be getting sent back to the login screen after a few minutes in game? I have tried reinstalling and that didn't help if any knows anything about this please help. Anything would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
Alright, so from what I've seen this is pretty much an awesome, awesome looking military simulator. It looks freaking amazing. It looks very immersive, but it's in a combat environment, it's a war. Can we please get some gore, as in dismemberment and body fragments flying off, etc? No, I'm not a gore fanatic. I just wanna get a slight case of PTSD from this game. I wanna be even more immersed, I want to have my friends fighting along side me and then one of them gets half of his face blown apart. I've seen war footage, and other gross stuff on the internet, that's quite disturbing. The human body seems to be pretty fragile..Especially in war with rounds flying by your face. I've also heard some nasty stories from veterans. If this game were to get a realistic, polished gore system, people would probably enjoy it more, and feel more immersed, seeing their squad mates getting ripped apart by tank rounds, or heavy machinegun fire. It'd be sweet. also being able to shoot at a group of taliban with a 50. cal machine gun and then being able to run up there and see the mess you made. Seriously, a gore system in this game would make it a lot better, and add more immersion and scary moments, which players would enjoy. There could even be an option to turn the gore off for some people that don't like it. Thoughts?