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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Release 12! - Bazooka and Greasegun now really working! - Flamer! - Wolfslicht! (Figure it out yourself!) - Italy! - Medkits working! - Bodyarmour should...

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Dec 29, 2012 Running with MP40's Full Version 4 comments

Changes: -4 New Weapons (Vintorez, SG552, AKSU, SCAR) -1 New Skin (RedArmy) -Map Tweaked a bit

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!



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.



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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blake307 Jun 5 2013, 9:36pm says:

when i downloaded it it wont hardly let me log into desura eneymore and i cant open it without avast stopping it from oppening it

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JackMayol Jun 6 2013, 6:10am replied:

I am not used to Avast but it looks like it has a built-in firewall, maybe you should tell Avast to no block RWR/Desura.

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blake307 Jun 6 2013, 2:05pm replied:

I fixed it last night I was just screwin with it n did somethin n it worked so ya thx for the help

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JackMayol Jun 6 2013, 3:35pm replied:

glad to see that it works, have fun!

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blake307 Jun 6 2013, 5:24pm replied:

You to!

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soldierss666 May 29 2013, 2:05pm says:

There's a bug when you pick up the new weapons: When you die, it automaticaly switch to older weapons and you're stuck walking wich is really annoying.

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pasik Creator
pasik May 30 2013, 3:11am replied:

Are you sure that's not a rare weapon that changes to a stock weapon? Rare weapons don't carry over respawning as otherwise you'd duplicate them.

The stuck walking bug has been noted, sometimes it's stuck crouching too, but currently we don't know a sure way to reproduce it to get it fixed, it doesn't happen always. You can press walk key to resolve the stuck, but I'm with you on this, it is annoying.

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soldierss666 May 31 2013, 12:54am replied:

I don't know wich weapons are rare but i do know its coming from the latest version and i did tryed the walk key and nothing happened, maybe i did it wrong? But thank's for showing support tho!

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JackMayol May 31 2013, 3:44am replied:

it was for sure a rare weapon (pepperdust, F2000, BenelliM4, P90...).
When you press the walk key again you should be running again. If you are still slow, check if you don't have a stock weapon in your backpack which makes you move slower, no matter if you are walking or running.

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deltafight May 29 2013, 7:50am says:

the paypall transatoon that i made did not go through cause aperrently some informaton was wrong. can some one please help me with this problem please?

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Running with Rifles
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Highest Rated (18 agree) 10/10

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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