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America's Army Update

A new version 1.6 of America's Army Operations has been announced as a premium service download on the America's Army Website, where it says: "This Version 1.6 update expands the importance of rules of engagement and teamwork within America's Army due to its introduction of non-combatants in the new 'Radio Tower' non-combatant rescue mission. New functionality such as the addition of projectile penetration and ricochets add increased realism to game scenarios. Version 1.6 also marks the transition of America's Army to the production version of Unreal's version 2110 engine." This paid download is for the full version of the game, and meanwhile, an America's Army patch has appeared on several sites for download, but we have been told the official patch will appear on the official website, and event the developers aren't sure whether this is a beta or not. Here is a quote from Abraxas from IRC: "People, stop asking me about the patch. We only develop the game, we do not distribute. None of the Devs can tell you anything. Obviously, there has been a snafu. The Army is aware of it and is working on the situation." Meanwhile, there is now a mirror of the full version 1.6 download on FileShack (registration required).

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4. Re: gah Mar 17, 2003, 20:30  Xymph 
 
Anyway, just an idle rant about their chosen distribution method (and a complaint about this snafu that will undoubtably cause problems for mirror sites, developers and gamers alike).
Seconded. I've spent the better part of the past three hours trying to sort through this mess and find sufficient, reliable info on whether that patch is official or leaked. The conclusion - for the time being - of that "adventure" is in Blue's story above. %):|

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    Date Subject Author
  1. Mar 17, 20:19 Paid patch? Tanto Edge
  7. Mar 17, 21:00  NOTE icDrAgon
  9. Mar 18, 01:31   Re: NOTE ExcessDan
  10. Mar 18, 01:31   Re: NOTE Spike
  2. Mar 17, 20:21 gah trog
>> 4. Mar 17, 20:30  Re: gah  Xymph 
  5. Mar 17, 20:43   Re: gah Tony!!!
  6. Mar 17, 20:48    Re: gah ExcessDan
  23. Mar 18, 07:44  Re: gah Bronco
  3. Mar 17, 20:24 I'm guessing the America's Army patch... Devster
  8. Mar 17, 21:25  Re: I'm guessing the America's Army patch... AstroCreep
  11. Mar 18, 02:06 Hrm ReverendTed
  12. Mar 18, 02:10  Re: Hrm ExcessDan
  14. Mar 18, 02:11   Re: Hrm Soupkin
  13. Mar 18, 02:10  sour grapes... Crobderg
  24. Mar 18, 08:18   Re: sour grapes... Shataan
  15. Mar 18, 02:11  Re: Hrm kyleb
  16. Mar 18, 02:14   Re: Hrm ExcessDan
  17. Mar 18, 02:15    Re: Hrm Soupkin
  18. Mar 18, 02:15     Re: Hrm Soupkin
  19. Mar 18, 02:15      Re: Hrm Soupkin
  20. Mar 18, 02:29       Re: Hrm Elysium
  21. Mar 18, 02:32        Re: Hrm ExcessDan
  22. Mar 18, 02:34         Re: Hrm Soupkin
  25. Mar 18, 09:07 getting it.. Sharpei Diem


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