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Posted 7 years ago on August 27th 2013 by Ze PilOt
Thanks to johnie102 (https://direct.faforever.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=45&t=3845), FAF has now a mod vault.
This is an alpha version.
These functions should work:
- Listing sim mods used in the “find games”.
- Auto-downloading sim mods when joining (if they are in the vault).
Posted 7 years ago on August 20th 2013 by Ze PilOt
A galactic War update :
- You can now offer unit reinforcements to someone of your faction.
- New players start with 0 credits.
- Attacks are free at rank 0 (the starting one).
- Attacks cost more as your rank is higher (rank * 100).
- You can only attack a single planet at once.
- Second in command is remove
Posted 7 years ago on August 18th 2013 by Ze PilOt
- Multi-threaded map preview download.
- Galactic War replays can now be played correctly.
Multi-threaded map preview download
Before this update, a newly installed client or a client with a cleared cache (options – Clear – Cache) was experiencing a major slowdown/lockup in th…
Posted 7 years ago on August 15th 2013 by Ze PilOt
This version include some improvements for the chat :
- When an user disconnects, it doesn’t blink private messages anymore.
- Join/Quit messages are now displayed in black for more readability.
- Custom colors for users is now supported.
- Not directly related to the lobby, but some units in Blacko
Posted 7 years ago on August 11th 2013 by Ze PilOt
Posted 7 years ago on August 10th 2013 by Ze PilOt
This patch is a graphic enhancement patch only.
It introduce a better handling of the debris during explosions :
It is also disabling bloom in all fidelity presets (bloom hide most of the nice particle effects, it may be reworked later).…
Posted 7 years ago on July 30th 2013 by Ze PilOt
Forged Alliance Forever was out of beta/released officially a year ago.
On that occasion, a launch event took place, organized and hosted by Gowerly, The Big One and Ze_PilOt.
A big launch tournament was organized, and some guests were invited :
- LiquidTLO (TheLittleOne) : A former FA top player,
Posted 7 years ago on July 29th 2013 by Ze PilOt
Posted 7 years ago on July 25th 2013 by Ze PilOt
The league season 3 has ended (a little late because of the big patch), and here are the winners !
The winners won a League Season 3 Champion avatar (gold, silver and bronze) for life !
They also won the possibility to choose the map pool for the next season ! https://direct.faforever.com/forums/vi…