Operation Flashpoint's gameplay varies significantly depending on the player's role, but the game is best described as a tactical shooter with significant vehicle elements and minor real-time tactics elements. OFP's gameplay is largely team oriented and the player spends much of the game with a squad of up to 11 AI controlled members, either as a member of the squad or as its leader. On-foot gameplay and the vehicle elements are blended seamlessly and the player can get into any available vehicle at any time, orders and mission conditions permitting. Whether on foot or in a vehicle the player can view the action from both first and third-person views, as well as an additional 'command view' available to squad leaders which gives the player a limited birds-eye view of the surrounding area. At the start of each mission (after the intro cinematic) the player is presented with a briefing explaining the situation, describing the player's goals in the mission and, often, providing further information in the form of notes. Once in-game the player is provided with a map, compass, watch, and a notebook (which contains the aforementioned briefing for reviewing). Depending on the mission the player may be required to participate in and complete a variety of tasks, from simply driving a truck or guarding bases to attacking or defending various objectives (whether on foot or while crewing a vehicle), patrols, reconnaissance and sabotage behind enemy lines (as a special forces soldier), air support (as a helicopter or fixed-wing aircraft pilot), or any combination of these and more.

Once the player is given command of an AI-controlled squad, they can issue their men a large variety of orders, either via a series of menus or simply by selecting the soldiers and clicking a place in the world or the map. Besides advising them how to act (e.g., don't fire and stay low), players can order their men to fire at specific targets, move to a certain location, get in or out of vehicles, watch certain directions, man fixed weapons, and even some 'special' actions such as repairing vehicles.

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0 comments by EMSI on Jun 16th, 2013

CSLA Studio is currently developing the new sandbox MP mission called "Operation Venkov".

Concept of mission is COOP so players will be fighting against the AI.
Mission is currently tested on the default island Chernarus and on the main island of ACR DLC - Bystrica.
Stay tuned for more details, in-game pictures and maybe video ;)

Actual in-game gallery can be found here: Facebook album

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Stiltburger
Stiltburger Sep 1 2006, 8:44pm says:

WOuld some one pealse make an role paly mod like being able to lock doors and owning cars and stuff and being able to set jobs and have a currancy system
by gordon 153
u play rp gmod dont u?
In this wonderful jesusyish game not only can u explore HUGE freakin contenents but with one of the biggest addon and mod comunities ever this thing never gets old.

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BlueWolf72
BlueWolf72 Aug 22 2006, 7:41pm says:

4pm EST on #eSportsTV (gamesurge) this Friday August 25th

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JonathanPL
JonathanPL Aug 7 2006, 9:20am says:

First of all: I love OF.

Alone In Teh Dark:

Ofp.gamepark.cz - DxDll - visual upgrade, need dx9 compatible card with pixel and vertex shaders, in 1.4 version at least.

There's many mods changing the default units and adding some effects\etc - try searching for: DMA Army Modpack, FFUR 2006 2.0 and ECP.

DMA Army Modpack: Changes only the infantry units and corrects the recoil\weapon shooting. It's small

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Alone_In_The_Dark
Alone_In_The_Dark Jul 14 2006, 7:42am says:

Hey, can someone please link me to the visual upgrade mod for this game, i saw it months ago had better looking and more high poly models n such but i can't find it again :( so can someone please link me or something.

If not i guess i'll have to wait 58430898 years for OFP2

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Chunky
Chunky Jun 26 2006, 11:19am says:

Might want to try The Sims.

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gordon154
gordon154 Apr 26 2006, 6:36pm says:

WOuld some one pealse make an role paly mod like being able to lock doors and owning cars and stuff and being able to set jobs and have a currancy system

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HaloStrike
HaloStrike Jan 16 2006, 12:21am says:

This game owns. Anyway I think theres a zombie mod for OFP at www.ofpbase.com

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HaloStrike
HaloStrike Jan 16 2006, 12:33am says:

OH yes it here.
Moddb.com
Flashpoint1985.com

IT looks great thanks forreminding me "SuperRad"

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Alone_In_The_Dark
Alone_In_The_Dark Dec 21 2005, 6:21pm says:

The ONLY actual infantry war sim that is good, the rest are just arcade, but this is amazing, i still play it, the GOTY version with both expansions, it's great!

And if you think it sucks just cause of the gfx (there is a high detail models pack thought) then you are official not a gamer.

Flashpoint rules!

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SuperRad
SuperRad Dec 5 2005, 9:53pm says:

I want a zombie mod for this!

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