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  1. Hey guys, I have searched the forums and there is no answer that I can find. I want to start a server locally on my machine and host it with clan members for purposes of training. Meaning not a public permeant server but a local training server for a short period of time. In PR there is a way to do so through IP, and since the idea is not to open a permeant server I find it a bit ridicules to rent a server for a few hours. Is there any way to do so like there is in PR? Cheers and sorry the question has been asked already I find it hard to find any topic discussing that.
  2. Tenacity Gaming Community Tenacity is an ever growing community of like minded players who are essentially sick of toxic individuals, Tenacity offers a great community of people who are willing to help if they can, we play many games, such as League of Legends, World of Warships, Squad, Masters of Orion, Space Engineers, Minecraft, Rocket league and many many more. Tenacity hold Regular giveaways on their Curse Server: Tenacity Curse Server And on their Streaming channels: Tenacity TV Tenacity Spartan Command Tenacity Spartan Command Will be representing Tenacity on Squad! Squad Server 80 Slot: [TSC] Tenacity Spartan Command UK/EU - All Welcome Everyone is welcome on our server! Tenacity is an open community with many members that play many games, so no time is needed to dedicate to squad training's. However, if you want to join a Squad to train, practise and compete with other Units in Squad then Apply for TSC, The Spartans are looking for keen leaders willing trainees and hardy soldiers. Apply Here: Spartan Recruitment Chat to the lads on our Curse: Spartan Command Room www.TenacityGaming.com Requirements For Spartans: Age 16+ Working Headset/Mic For Curse and Game Comms Good sense of humour English speaking (UK/EU Server) Able To Attend Training Sessions (Timings on Forums) Application to be placed in Spartan recruitment thread. Requirements to become a member of Tenacity Gaming Community: Age 16+ Working Headset (Curse) Good sense of humour Non Toxic Personality (Be a Decent Human Being) Thankyou for reading Zorodek
  3. THE WAR ACADEMY The War Academy is an institution dedicated to the collection, understanding, and dissemination of all knowledge related to Squad. Our objective is to foster good gameplay within the community, understand and evolve the meta-game in Squad, and to spread this information throughout the Squad community. We provide educational content through our Agoge branch, focusing on live training courses supplemented with visual aides, as well as audio and video content. The Hattusa branch is our administrative and academic branch, focusing on community-wide content and events, the overall administration and growth of the institution, and the archival and dissemination of all our content. Through our Skunkworks branch we organize experimental events that test and push the boundaries of our knowledge and understanding of the game. The War Academy Discord Server - The War Academy Sub-Reddit - The War Academy Steam Group INFORMATION Training Courses: The War Academy organizes numerous training courses covering everything from basic infantry skills to advanced strategy and tactics. Check the schedule for upcoming events. Currently available training courses: Basic Infantry Combat Basic Squad Leading Mentorship Program: The War Academy Mentorship Program allows new players to get in touch with seasoned players for practical training sessions or just leisurely play. More information to come... Squad Leader Rush: The purpose of the Squad Leader Rush is to improve gameplay in a targeted and effective manner. Participants come together and target individual servers, particularly low quality servers, that they join and set up squads in on both teams. In this way, the participants can positively impact the gameplay with likeminded and competent peers who put teamwork and communication as the priority. Squad members joining will experience this elevated level of play and what Squad can actually be, hopefully craving more and expecting more of their team members in the future. Join the Squad Leader Rush Steam Group here: http://steamcommunity.com/groups/TWASLR Clan Support: The War Academy hereby provides support for players who want to form a group, but don't yet have the ability to host a server, or want organizational support, media support, exposure, and more. The War Academy will provide its own server for training purposes, along a corner on The War Academy Discord Server. If you want to receive this assistance, simply contact Tartantyco on The War Academy Discord Server. Doctrinal Groups: These are groups within The War Academy hierarchy that focus on specific aspect of Squad gameplay, honing their skills, abilities, and understanding of that aspect of Squad. These groups can be dedicated to anything from logistics and infantry to armored warfare and air combat. If you want to establish such a group, contact Tartantyco on The War Academy Discord Server Existing groups: Voltigeurs - Light Reconnaissance Infantry SCHEDULE No events pending.
  4. Simple: implement the ability to team switch to all available teams and spawn in as Militia and Insurgents. This might not be possible if the two team limit is hardcoded, so an alternative would just to implement an alternative menu option for irregular firing ranges. This seems like a really basic suggestion but I couldn't find it using search, so if it's already on the roadmap I apologize.
  5. Hi all, We're running a training server and we would like to know if there is a way for SuperAdmin to increase via Console Command the supplypoint. We would like to use this feature for our training session. Thanks in advance.
  6. fhb

    At the fighting honey badgers, we take ourselves very seriously. Putting our hopeful initiates through hell and back, in a attempt of creating the most divisive fighting force known to man and badger alike. This carries over to our recently found driving skills, where we execute precise, coordinated maneuvers. (as seen below) We take ourselves very seriously.... http://gph.is/2b4Cdg0
  7. I hope I can get some attention to this and that there are more who find this interesting. Every week I run practice with the 7`th Cavalry on our training server, to keep things interesting I have created a drill in the CQB area and in the outside rocky area. The drill is aptly named by a participant "save the lady" where we place a civilian in the centre. The objective for both teams is to "tag" and escort the civilian to safety. This is only a part of the exercise but also the major issue, the civilian must wear the same uniform as one of the teams resulting in albeit hilarious situations a lot of civilian deaths. If we could have access to all factions in Jensen`s range we would have much more flexibility to create fun drills and practices. It would also add the possibility of testing out all the factions on the range. My hope is that you see this as a valuable addition and that it`s not too difficult to implement.
  8. As follow up to my last video (HERE) (specially for you @DoctorSnailer with voice this time) I made this DIY CQB. I thought its a good idea to practice alone and build your own scenarios as you want them. Facilities are there - it took me 15 min to build what you see on video. Apologies for poor sound, still trying to figure out this mic setup
  9. I thought it may be useful to someone. Pro players use techniques similar to these in CSGO. Why doing warm up? Its mainly for CQB - quickly changing target and always being on target.
  10. Just wondering is there is or will be access to other factions kits for the training range? Without them you don't get access to the AKM, AMD and RPK family for training.
  11. (Also posted on steam) TL;DR, Make a leveling system based on your squadmate's review of your teamwork in order to buy classes/specializations. So, my current issue with the game is this: when you join a squad, because of the new players, you consistently have one guy using a class that he/she doesn't understand yet(A squad lead who doesn't communicate/drop RPs, a medic that doesn't heal, etc), and when vehicles come along, I'd hate to imagine the chopper pilot who thinks walls make good helipads or the IFV that likes to sit in the open and get a face full of RPGs. So, my idea is to impliment a leveling system designed as a skill tree. You start as a recruit, and at the end of the match(while waiting forever for the next round to start), your squaddies can opt in to fill a quick checkbox for each player(Communicated with the team, followed orders, stayed with the group, etc). Every checkmark you get shows that you're better at the game, and can use the points gained to unlock teers of classes, like optics riffleman which becomes a marksman, or a AT soldier that becomes a grenadier, etc. Vehicles would be done similarly. You unlock the "heli" teer 1, which allows you to be a gunner for a blackhawk or attack chopper, then pilot of a scout or transport heli, and finally an attack chopper pilot. Hummvee gunner/driver becomes IFV gunner becomes IFV driver becomes tanks or whatever. Each teer starts off with a buy in value, which is higher for those classes/vehicles that require more skill. And to one-up that idea, maybe after you buy into a teer tree, you need to complete a tutorial. For example, a marksman tutorial that explains that you WILL die if you are in the middle of the fight instead of on an elevated position, and that you need to move position every kill or two. Another example would be for AT soldiers, which explains that tanks need to be flanked and hit from the side(preferably under the turret axis) or from behind near the engine, and that RPGs fly like bananas instead of bullets and that AT4 rockets drop off like they have ED. The point is, it not only gives an endgame objective that isn't linear(get grenadier at level 4, hummer driver at 6, etc), but also pushes people to play the game as a team to get those checkmarks, and reserves specialized roles for those that would be better suited for them, because they've worked on learning the playstyles. Thoughts/comments/additions? ~Aedene
  12. Hey guys! Happy to be part of the Squad Alpha, and playing with great team mates, squad Leads, and challenging enemies (when I'm not dealing with LoneWolfs, script kids, or com abusers) So I posted a few questions in the Squad SubReddit, and one person suggested that I put my post on the official forums. So here is a copy of that post. Thanks for your time! And thanks for such an intense and thrilling game! "A couple questions about the range. -Will there be a time when we can connect with friends in the range? -Will there be an AI "clearing" area to practice on, for people that would like to casually jump in and just take on some bots? -And, Does anyone else think the idea of a dedicated training server would be cool? Like a server with some experienced players (that obviously find fun in helping and teaching), showing new players, techniques that could be useful like: correct communication, cqc tactics and so on. Not only could it be extremely useful for inexperienced, and willing to learn players, but it could be a fun time for all involved. It could be cool to go in and run a few clearings with a red vs blue team, teach people about team work, and get people pumped to get into a real battle after more chilled out courses. I know there isn't much to do with it now, but it could be useful for new players, and help them get into the right mind set. And as more features, functions, vehicles and, animations get added, there will be more to learn and utilize. I came from Arma 2/3, and when I tried to jump into an ACE server with experienced players, I had no idea how to use things, how to read things, and just watching some YouTube videos was boring as fuuucccck. By the time I got to using it, I forgot most of what I learned... but through this training server, you can run through it in practice, ask questions, and learn to play the game better. The server could be 'must to sign up for', or even just a recruitment for a cpl teams. I know it might sound stupid, but I would like to hear some opinions and ideas. And you're going to be rude, don't waste your time please. I'm looking for a discussion, not an argument."
  13. I would like to see something for the huge amount of the incoming player to be able to face the game and learn new features all the time on a training ground with training statics all the time. Ex. You're a new comer? Let me put you to training map with a group of newbies to learn together for the first 5 hours. That would push up the level of the game so bad