Pick up your rifle and join the Green or Grey army in their mission to send the enemy home in a box! RUNNING WITH RIFLES is an open world, top-down, tactical shooter for single player and multiplayer online, that puts you right in the middle of chaos in towns, trenches and forests turned into ruthless battlefields, controlling just one soldier in an army of several hundreds. In a war where men die like flies and endless streams of reinforcements run to fill the void, it takes tactics and marksmanship to capture territories effectively. The open world nature of the game enables you to use a multitude of approaches to help the front line move – it's up to you to shape your role. Experience the complete arc starting as a private hardening into a high ranking officer with a squad under command, arming yourself with a variety of weapons and vehicles on your way to glory!

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1 comment by pasik on Dec 19th, 2014

Hi there!

RWR version 0.99 marks the spot where we consider feature development, and largely content too, complete for what comes to the single player/small scale coop campaign. From this point on, only minor changes will go through into that part of the game, some vehicle texture work, more AI dialogue, tweaking map and campaign win moments, things like that.

RWR 0.99

That means that the campaign is becoming complete with 9 regular maps and 2 special maps for final missions, with the very final mission being introduced in this update. The other major addition this time is the faction specific vehicle models for APC, tank and jeep. Big thanks go to harrified for the two new tank models, awesome work there.

RWR 0.99

Other than those, there have been several fixes, some new support added for stuff specific to the new final mission, and new stuff for modding; see the change log over here.

What's next then? Possibility for remote profiles / profile sharing and online Invasion teamkill penalty mode have been hot topics lately, which I will be working on for the next weeks targeting 0.99.1 update still on this year's side. Minimodes development continues as well, as does the usability tweaking.

In other news, RWR made it to top 100 here in indiedb's own Indie of the Year 2014! Voting is still going on for about a day, so if you haven't voted RWR yet, now's the time!


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RUNNING WITH RIFLES Demo Beta 0.76 Linux

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Demo Beta 0.76 Linux

Dec 19, 2012 Demo 0 comments

Single player, one map without vehicles, rank progression capped. Full beta version available in Desura!

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Demo Beta 0.76

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Demo Beta 0.76

Dec 19, 2012 Demo 0 comments

Single player, one map without vehicles, rank progression capped. Full beta version available in Desura!

Beta 0.67 single player demo

Beta 0.67 single player demo

Jun 13, 2012 Demo 0 comments

The demo features the single player mode from the full beta with the second map included, with some weapon, rank and difficulty limitations.

RUNNING WITH RIFLES demo beta 0.4

RUNNING WITH RIFLES demo beta 0.4

Feb 8, 2012 Demo 2 comments

The demo includes all the features in the full beta 0.4, except online multiplayer. The demo was initially released on September 16th 2011. The full beta...

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JackMayol
JackMayol Oct 10 2012, 7:04am says:

0.73 is available now!

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pasik Creator
pasik Oct 10 2012, 8:03am replied:

Note, there seems to be a launch issue with the Desura client version, looks like some of the resources are missing. I suggest to use the standalone version for the time being.

I'll keep you posted - sorry for the inconvenience!

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LaserBurst
LaserBurst Oct 10 2012, 10:10am replied:

Ok, fixed bugs and download 0.73 in Desura standalone please.
(sorry, bad english - LaserBurst RUSSIAN people)))

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JackMayol
JackMayol Oct 10 2012, 10:15am replied:

there was a problem in the installer.
it is fixed now and should be back online very soon.

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LaserBurst
LaserBurst Oct 10 2012, 11:02am replied:

Good...

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LaserBurst
LaserBurst Oct 10 2012, 2:00pm replied:

Long waiting...

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Gniolliv
Gniolliv Oct 10 2012, 3:22am says:

Me like this! Keep up the good work!!!!

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pasik Creator
pasik Oct 10 2012, 9:42pm replied:

Thanks! :D

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JackMayol
JackMayol Oct 9 2012, 2:27am says:

0.73 has been submitted to Desura and is waiting for approval. The main changes are around the vehicles in general an the implementation of the brand new APC (armoured personnel carrier) which can transport 6+2 soldiers and is mounted with a 40mm machine gun!

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C4_bot123
C4_bot123 Oct 9 2012, 4:21pm replied:

will the AI be driving in this one?

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JackMayol
JackMayol Oct 9 2012, 5:12pm replied:

no, not yet. AI driving is a big task and needs quite some work. But it's one of the híghest priority and pasik is pretty excited to start the work on it, and an excited pasik means a lot of effort all around the clock on the "exciting" task :)
So it shouldn't take too long.

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LaserBurst
LaserBurst Oct 10 2012, 1:22am replied:

Hey, when will update standalone download?

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JackMayol
JackMayol Oct 10 2012, 2:37am replied:

Hmm seems that it has been forgotten. Should be fixed as soon as pasik is awaken, in max 4-5 hours

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This is a great game. I've described it to friends as a combination between General Chaos, Cannon Fodder, a rather obscure but innovative game called Net War and once vehicles are added, even a touch of Warhawk. On top of all of this, the developer is great and really listens to the community.

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