ELECTION UNDERWAY
Vote for Player Councillor

The PC election has started! You need at least 50 games to vote and your options are Morax, FtXCommando and Emperor_Penguin.

FAF Association – June ’21 update

Check out the latest update from the president of the FAF association.

NEW TOURNAMENT! 0-1000 RATING
AI Tourney Needs Humans!

Swkoll is looking for players to fight against super FAF AI, will the machines outsmart you or will you say “Hasta la vista, AI”

NEW MAP!
Direct Strike! Gap but cooler?

Try this new map by Paralon! It’s like playing FAF but with points, capturing control points and challenges on the sides to get better units!

TOURNAMENT! +1200 RATING
The Nightmare Tournament

FFA Tournament (4 players per match). Immerse yourself in a real Nightmare. Your units don’t have direct vision. Fear the darkness.

TOURNAMENT! 700-1300 RATING
Calibration Tournament 2

All mid rated players join us for a 1v1 tournament! With a prize pool worth $75 it will definitely be competitive between the average Joes!

TeamMate and Me Tourney

A 2v2 tournament Organized by KeyBlue where Captains pick their teammate, cross your fingers and you’ll be paired with Tagada! Tourney on 26/06 14:30 GMT.

4V4 TMM Volunteers Needed

It’s about that time! TMM for larger teams is nearing completion and we need your help playtesting it. Lend a hand to Askaholic next Sunday 20th at 18:00UTC and test the new 4v4 TMM!

New Youtuber: dEcent

Here comes another content creator for FAF! Featuring 1v1 Ladder matches and TMM 2v2s!

Give your ideas for a FAF trailer!

Jip is looking for suggestions for a trailer of “hidden gems” maps that you don’t see often on casts and replays. Maybe that last cast by your favorite FAF youtuber can be part of the trailer!

+ Add a New Story

If you have some content you would like featured on newshub, please get in touch.

Streams

Check out these streamers on Twitch where you can watch high level team games, 1vs1 and coverage of live tournaments

Casters
Tournaments

A roundup of the upcoming tournaments in the FAF community.

Job Board

FAF is hiring … some volunteers! We are currently seeking a java profiler, chatbot maintainer, and news editor.

FAQ

Get the answers to all the questions you have yet to ask!

ARCHIVE
Projects

Here are some of the development projects created by our community. If you have a project I would love to hear from you.Links: Rainmakers Survival

Ladder

FtxCommando orchestrates the Ladder Pool & Ladder League.Current Links:Discord (at FAF Creative)Current Ladder PoolLadder Rotation/System CommentsLeague SystemLeague Leaderboard Archive:Ladder Pool AdjustmentsEnd of League 7New Ladder System

Development

Here lies the updates for balance, the game, the client & the server.Links: New Chat EmojisLatest Features for the FAF clientRussian NewshubОбъединяя страныMap Gen AutohostFAF Beta ChangelogHow the FAF cogs keep spinningHow rating brackets are determinedHow Matchmaker matches playersTMM is hereClient v1.4Mapban is LiveNew Balance CouncilorCheckin with MapgenFAF 4K Graphics UpgradeNew Map Veto SystemBalance Patch […]

Creative

The Creative community primarily focus on map and mod creation.DiscordLinks:Help create the next-gen mapHow to improve forever – 6 lawsUI mod guide for the improving playerNew map: Adaptive MoonMix it up with: KoTHMix it up with: Traitorsarma473’s Ladder GuideDIY Balance ModCreative Councilor RoadmapAppeal processChef keyser’s ui mods recipeM&M Update

Contribute

Do you want to contribute to FAF? Here are some ways you can help.Links:FAF Association UpdateFAF AssociationThe Good Cast ThreadJob boardPre-release testersSpam ArmyContributor TutorialPatreon

Promotions

Dedicated to growing FAF Links:DiscordGet your content on the newsJoin the Spam Army

From the Internet

RTS content from around the webInterview Links:Chris Taylor interview with Noise FilterInterviews with Supcom team & nine2Other Links:The Art of Kevin PunThe Art of Avitus12Bonus disk runthroughMaking of Supreme Commander 1Strategy With Chris TaylorlilSidlil’s screenshotsMaria Law fan artRemastered CinematicsDune 2 restrospectiveThe future of RTS