Rising Storm is a mod for the soon-to-be-released title from Tripwire Interactive, Heroes of Stalingrad. It will bring the intense and realistic firefighting of 'Heroes of Stalingrad' to the Pacific Theater, 1942-45, pitting the US Army and Marine Corps against the Imperial Japanese Army and Special Naval Landing Forces. The bloody multiplayer battles will be fought out across the Pacific from the Philippines through to Okinawa and will feature all the innovations of 'HoS' and a few more of its own. The development team features some of the leading lights of the Red Orchestra modders along with some very strong candidates from the various CG communities that can be found across the world. There are over 20 of the top 'stars of the future' on the team, thanks to the support of Tripwire. The mod team team have been given advance access to the development tools to bring all the latest features of the Unreal engine to bear on this project, promising a superlative gaming experience.

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1 comment by flickenmaste on Jul 10th, 2013


We are pleased to announce the $25,000 Banzai Community Mapping Contest for Rising Storm! Tripwire are once again bringing you a truly spectacular mapping contest, this time for Rising Storm, that will give all of the amazing talent in the modding community a chance to shine. The headline prize will be an awesome $10,000 for the Grand Prize winner.

Unlike our previous contest there will be only one required deadline for the competition – Checkpoint “Beta” which completes on November 5
th. Checkpoint “Alpha” which completes September 3rd is optional, but will allow mappers to submit their maps to the judges for early feedback. This will allow the mappers to make adjustments based on the judges’ feedback well in advance of the final deadline. The Grand Prize will be $10,000. Yes, a full Ten Thousand Dollars for the winning entry! There will be prize money for the runners-up as well.

The Application Form will be open nearer the closing date for each Checkpoint, as you only need to submit your entries when they are ready and not every single time you create a new version (please!). Keep watching the Rising Storm website for news on when we will open the application forms. But start mapping. Now! There is only one way to win – and that is to create an awesome map. So get to it…

Follow this link for more info on the contest: Risingstormgame.com 

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mp44mg42
mp44mg42 Jan 11 2013, 1:42am says:

is it coming out soon?

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Ospreyz
Ospreyz Nov 22 2012, 7:20am says:

Keep up the great work with this mod, can't wait for the release :)

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Rammstein23rus
Rammstein23rus Sep 16 2012, 2:02pm says:

Its not a mod already - its addone and it costs money
So move it from MODDB to online shop

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harv-
harv- Aug 18 2012, 10:57am says:

After Gamescom 2012 videos it's now confirmed that

It will be released next year, early 2013
It will be a stand alone expansion
It will cost money

+6 votes     reply to comment
☭Evanp☭
☭Evanp☭ Aug 28 2012, 2:41am replied:

If you have Red Orchestra 2 then its free. Kinda like Darkest hour for RO1

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harv-
harv- Oct 6 2012, 1:06pm replied:

Not completely free, the free version will have limited class choice (most likely only rifleman but they haven't said yet) and if you want to unlock the full version you have to pay.

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☭Evanp☭
☭Evanp☭ Oct 29 2012, 6:48pm replied:

How much money?

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Guest
Guest Feb 11 2013, 3:24pm replied:

We don't even have an official release date, supposedly another 47 days (from when this comment is posted) so no price yet.

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jalex3
jalex3 Aug 17 2012, 10:18pm says:

New gameplay video is great.

+3 votes     reply to comment
CapnCrunch17
CapnCrunch17 Jan 2 2013, 2:58pm replied:

no, its becoming a standalone expansion

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