The year is 2142 and the dawn of a new ice age has thrown the world into a panic. The soil not covered by ice can only feed a fraction of the Earth's population. The maths is simple and brutal: some will live, most will die. In Battlefield 2142, players choose to fight for one of two military superpowers - the European Union or the newly formed Pan Asian Coalition - in an epic battle for survival.

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149 comments by Kark-Jocke on May 15th, 2014


50 EA games soon to lose support for multiplayer online.


EA have not found any alternative to the dying Gamespy service and a large number of games thus lose multiplayer support.
Gamespy has long been a household name for gamers, as numerous games, both PC and console, had multiplayer modes built on servers.
2014 marks the notoriously late for Gamespy, which also means that hundreds of games are in danger of losing support for gaming on-line.

Many developers and publishers, including Activision, Rockstar and SEGA has announced that they are working to find alternative solutions for games that use the Gamespy servers. Similar messages came from EA, which over the years have used Gamespy for many titles, but now the company has announced that they choose to flappers support in their Gamespy games.


Technical challenges and not least the fact that most of the games that use Gamespy start pulling on the oars, located behind EA's decision to allow multiplayer support across 50 titles die out. A variety of titles, such as F1 2002, EA Sports 06 to PC or Fifa Soccer 08-10 for the Nintendo DS, has hardly many active players, but the list also contains relatively popular games like Battlefield 2, Crysis 2 and Star Wars Battlefront 2.


PC games constitute a large part of the list, but Nintendo consoles are also strongly represented. Nintendo has not gone back on its decision to allow the many DS and Wii titles that use Gamespy lose multiplayer functionality, and EA games are no exception.

Popular titles loosing online multiplayer 30th of June 2014.


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Overall it's a shame to see so many great titles loose official multilayer support, but with strong modding communities behind these titles, their legacy will reign on for years to come.

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KilroyWH78
KilroyWH78 Jul 8 2015, 8:42pm says:

since the guy from bf2's project reality made a stand alone version for bf2, can you guys do one for this one?

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jerryedwards37604
jerryedwards37604 Jul 8 2015, 3:06am says:

Battlefield 2142 is up and running on our own fix for the game. Anyone can play, there is no CD Key authentication so you can get a torrent if you want. You can also run widescreen widescreen 1080P..

All information is here..

Dethklokclan.enjin.com

We are also tracked on Gametracker under BF2.

Gametracker.com

We have 1800+ registered players so far from all over the world..
Unlocks and Ranks are 10X easier to achieve
We are working on some new game modes
18 new hand picked custom maps added so you rarely play the same map
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Lightav.com

Some you may recognize from BF2 and 1 is a COD4 map called Shipment.

We have around 10-20 playing most of the time, if it gets low volume we can run multiplayer bots as well and the bots do count towards your ranks.. We also have a dedicated teamspeak hosted by BFPC Players Community that anyone can come in and partayy.. 75.127.11.194:10002

Dethklok AirJerr

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modmakin
modmakin Feb 14 2015, 5:14am says:

I actually think I can build Steampunk units using this improved Refractor 2 Engine.

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Sgt_Prof
Sgt_Prof Jan 3 2015, 1:02pm says:

Damn I miss BF2 and BF2142 so hard.

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kollinginthename
kollinginthename Dec 25 2014, 10:33am says:

Rest in Peace :/

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Commissar1032
Commissar1032 Jul 19 2014, 5:57pm says:

She is finally dead, EA master servers down. Now we wait and see what the community of modders can do.

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on1ondevelopment
on1ondevelopment Apr 10 2014, 12:37pm says:

I miss this game. :(

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Revo78
Revo78 Apr 7 2015, 11:28am replied:

Yeah, it will never come back.

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I would highly recomend this game to anyone who likes First Person Shooters.

It has an amazing Squad system, and the Squad Control is great.
The graphics are cool, it's future-istic kill'em all combat, and is GREAT for online play.

The only downside is that the Single-Player gameplay stinks, and could have been greatly improved upon, though I guess the main focus of the game is Multi-Player.

So, if you have a good internet connection, and enjoy intense combat, you would love this game.

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