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Posted 8 days ago on March 21st 2020 by PhilipJFry

Dear Commander,

yesterday we found a security vulnerability in our API. After some evaluation yesterday we decided that we immediately need to hotfix this issue regardless of the impact it will have on our other services.

As a result of that a lot of errors will occur around FAF and stuff wi

Posted 23 days ago on March 5th 2020 by Brutus5000

Hi there,

the next server maintenance is scheduled for tommorow morning somewhere between 7am – 10am UTC. All services will be down for ~30 minutes as we will restart the whole server.

Planned changes:

  • Potentially fix forum issues due to db restart
  • Release of lobby server v1.3.5 (con

Posted 2 months ago on February 13th 2020 by Wise Old Dog


  • Restriction Affliction 1v1 Tournament
  • Mapping Tournament #4 (20×20)
  • Third Season of FAF Ladder League (RESULTS)

Restriction Affliction 1v1 Tournament

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Posted 2 months ago on February 9th 2020 by Exotic_Retard

Hello everyone,

A few weeks back we talked about Nomads in 2020, and if you havent yet read it, read it now. Today we are talking about even more models, and showing you a couple of sketches. Additionally, Development Streams Are Available.

As always, this content you can spy ahead in the No

Posted 2 months ago on February 7th 2020 by Wise Old Dog

Welcome to the first of the official newsletter for FAF in 2020! We intend to have this article cover multiple topics relevant to the date posted: future, present, and/or past. We will post the newsletter biweekly, though this may change to be weekly if there are a lot of events going on.


Posted 2 months ago on January 26th 2020 by Brutus5000

The next server update is planned for tommorow morning (around 8-10am CET).

Notable changes for you: the return of the country flags and some rating calculation fixes. Stay tuned!

— Brutus5000

Posted 2 months ago on January 21st 2020 by Wise Old Dog

Happy belated New Years to everyone! This edition was delayed some, but we do have a few maps here to show for this package! If you have a map that would be great to show off, contact Ze Dogfather to have added to the next bundle.

ADAPTIVE SKADI 20x20km by svenni_badbwoi

Zordam Xolix 5x

Posted 2 months ago on January 18th 2020 by Exotic_Retard

Hello everyone,

A couple of weeks ago we mentioned what Nomads in 2020 would look like, and we think its important reading. If you havent done it yet, read it now. This week we are going to be talking about some concept designs, and show you a little example of things not going to plan.

As a

Posted 2 months ago on January 16th 2020 by Brutus5000

Today’s server migration went almost perfectly smooth. It took a bit longer than expected (~2 hours 30 minutes), but we made it. All services are up and running without any known issues except for missing flags. The missing flags are a coincidence and would be broken on the old server as wel

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