BF1942 Patch Update

The Battlefield 1942 Website (thanks Frans) has word on the upcoming version 1.6 patch. Here's the update. which is accompanied by screenshots of the two new maps:
Attention Soldiers! We're going to talk about a couple of things in todays update. First the upcoming 1.6 patch and then the Battlefield 1942 Map Making Contest. So without further ado...

1.6 Update Battlefield Command has busted butts to get the 1.6 patch done as quickly as possible. Our sincere hope was to release it before the December holidays. Unfortunately, our commitment to releasing clean patches means that we cannot release the patch in its current state. We still need some time to clear up a few glitches. So, you at least have something to look forward to in January when you've finished playing with all the toys and goodies you've received over the holidays!

Here's a short-list of some of the features you can look forward to:

  1. Punkbuster support
  2. New in-game GUI for map and kick-voting
  3. New game server allows hosting of different mods, maps and modes in the same server rotation
  4. Chat lag fixed
  5. Russian Ilyyushin IL-2 added to Kursk and Kharkov
  6. New Battlefield 1942 map
  7. New Battlefield 1942: Secret Weapons of WWII map
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When are they going to fix the friggin issue with the netcode? The issue where they use all client-side effects on a server-side weapons prediction netcode. At least they could have gone all the way with client-side weapons prediction like SoF2 and HL but I guess they didn't have enough time to complete the netcode or something.

BTW people that means you will see guns firing instantly , you will see the bullets hit instantly and in older versions you would see blood coming out of enemies but they were not really being hit. Thats why you have to aim in front of someone right in front of you even though the bullets are showing him being shots/ bullets going right through them.

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