The basic idea in creating this game is to bring realistic gaming to a new level. Game goal is to carefully recreate the events of August 2008, during the brief war in Georgia. One of the main goals is to create documentary project, following historic and personal records of the aforementioned events. Game development team is dedicated to create new balance and gameplay with interesting missions and places which include unique elements of the society on which them are based.

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About War Today: Five-Day War with 0 comments by Aleksandar_Djokic on Sep 21st, 2013

After months of work our programmer had finally managed to work out under barrel grenade launchers.
As you know, GEM engine strictly forbade to have secondary weapon on a rifle. One rifle = one weapon. There were attempts to overcome this by having 2 rifles on a soldier, one firing grenade, one firing rifle ammunition.

We now have functional grenade launcher. Currently we have AK-74 with GP-25 which is working but planning to add even more. Principle of work is quite simple:

1. select a soldier that carries AK-74 with GP-25 (another good thing is that whole operation is not linked to a soldier but to the rifle itself so any soldier can fire it)
2. select appropriate action (grenade launcher)
3. click on a place to fire there

Or you can take direct control and click right mouse button (to load the launcher) and left mouse button (to fire it). Simple and effective. And most important thing is: as soon as you fire it you can fire assault rifle ammunition, as visible here:


We also plan on some GUI enhancements to ease up exploitation of this new feature. This will surely change multiplayer a lot, no more super squads armed with RG-6. Grenadiers are now in their true form.

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Shrektacular
Shrektacular Oct 18 2013, 3:09pm says:

Excellent concept I think, I wish more games like this were made!

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pmamusz
pmamusz Nov 3 2013, 8:34am replied:

Well theres 9th Company, Wargame: ALB, and Shield of the Prophet DLC for Graviteam Tactics if you are looking for some late Cold War action, but yeah, modern Russian weapons with Men of War phisics we must have NAO! ^^

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Shrektacular
Shrektacular Nov 9 2013, 11:55pm replied:

I love the Men of War style gameplay :^)

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LaGNeVeRFaiLs
LaGNeVeRFaiLs Oct 17 2013, 8:24pm says:

this looks like Men OF war?

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pmamusz
pmamusz Nov 3 2013, 8:25am replied:

This IS Men of War! :D Well at least the game engine is the same, most assets will be changed i presume.

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denvas9
denvas9 Sep 21 2013, 1:33am says:

Does somebody know when will be official announce?
Or release date?

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Aleksandar_Djokic Creator
Aleksandar_Djokic Sep 21 2013, 12:02pm replied:

Unfortunately not yet but there will be proper info in advance ;)

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Aleksandar_Djokic Creator
Aleksandar_Djokic Sep 9 2013, 3:51pm says:

Coming soon - under barrel grenade launchers :)

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Isuckatmoding
Isuckatmoding Aug 31 2013, 7:46am says:

what about gem editor

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Aleksandar_Djokic Creator
Aleksandar_Djokic Aug 31 2013, 8:27am replied:

Will be included in the game release, of course.

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Aleksandar_Djokic Creator
Aleksandar_Djokic Aug 28 2013, 8:56am says:

Video of something new is coming right up, it will show what I've been talking about before. Stay tuned :)

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