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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0 comments 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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Rafhaelbass
Rafhaelbass Mar 15 2012, 12:25am says:

Awesome game!!! I've done one hour without stop and and did not realize

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mollemannen
mollemannen Mar 8 2012, 10:47am says:

can't buy the game. bmt micro won't allow me. i suggest switching to google checkout only.

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Iridescent
Iridescent Apr 22 2012, 9:38am replied:

BMT Micro is declining my card. I've tried Google Checkout and Paypal. TAKE MY MONEY

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pasik Creator
pasik Apr 21 2012, 3:01pm replied:

Hmm, BMTMicro supports Google checkout as far as I know, it's presented as one of the payment method options on the purchase form.

The biggest reason for me to use BMTMicro currently is that I can easily handle update deliveries through their service, which Google checkout doesn't provide and neither does Paypal.

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Ricochet64
Ricochet64 Mar 3 2012, 1:37am says:

I am having trouble finding a flaw in this game.

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Giamme
Giamme Mar 2 2012, 1:04pm says:

It is amazing.
But what about some optimization?
I can't play it on the laptop.

Anyway a good game!

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pasik Creator
pasik Mar 3 2012, 6:14am replied:

I've got a huge todo-list of ideas how to optimize the game; I will definitely work to make it perform better at some point again!

Thanks!

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BlueSunsleader
BlueSunsleader Feb 27 2012, 11:36pm says:

seems cool

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Tajin
Tajin Feb 9 2012, 11:40am says:

Mhhhh cannon fodder. I loved that game and this is just as fantastic, with a good potential to become even better.

Wonderful!

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λpone
λpone Feb 8 2012, 10:58pm says:

just awesome

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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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