Alpha Project is a Battlefield 2 modification which goals are to bring back all the features that were left out in the retail game. The gameplay style of the mod is a mixture of arcade and realism and features shown on the first trailers and screenshots of Battlefield 2

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This major update showing our new customization system, weapons, vehicles and maps we have worked on hard to be featured in alpha project. Be aware that most of the shown stuff is work in progress and not final.

Posted by JONES™ on Feb 19th, 2012

Starting up, some time passed since the last "real" modupdate and here we go, this update mostly contain work in progress stuff so please be patient with it :)

Customization & Weapons
First i am realy pleased to finally show our own customization system weve been working for some time now, which would have never been realisable without the help of our python coder and menu editor Hjid, i want to say a big thanks for the hard work that went into this groundbreaking system for weaponcustomization and the menu for it!

We prepared a video for you guys which clearly shows how it works and most of the weapons, attachments and sight possibilities not to forget the ability to choose between default and camo skin.
Here i wana thank BadSanta12345 for all the different weapon versions and sights aswell the 3d scope shader system he invented for us

Also be aware that the video footage is work in progress i cant say that often enough ;)

 
 


Vehicles & Armament
Also i dont want to hold back the various vehicle updates and additions on you, attack helicopters will feature lockon air to air missiles to defend themself against enemy jets in the next version but thats not everything, we finaly have a prototype in the works for laser guided bombs, its still very early but works as supposed already.

Next id like to thank Guedoe and the USI team to allow us to use their ah6a littlebird and sa342 gazelle. To fit them into our mod i replaced the original camo of the gazelle with a mec themed one as you can see in the following screenshots.

But there is more, we also got a uh1-y venom under construction as you might have already seen in the screenshot section, the textures and uvmap is still work in progress but you can see already how it will look when done, it will feature heavy browning gunner positions on each side and there might be attack versions with hydrapods or miniguns leading into flightdirection.

 
 

Maps
Finally i came around to continue work on the original kubra dam map conversion from the alpha build, work is coming along nicely and i hope i can finish it for the next release, i also started on some non alpha stage focused maps with a bit of new fresh environment for the change as a jungle/forest style map with new treemodels, thanks to CoronaExtra for those and another map with a fallout/dry landscape theme playing in the abandoned ukraine city pripyat which was hit hard by the nuclear accident back in 1986. 

I dont have lots of screenshots for that work as of yet, however i can already show you some editor scenes of some of those maps.

As you could see in the customization video we also consider to start on the pla faction at a later point, as its now the map the video was recorded eastern showdown was only choosen because it most likley will be the first custom pla map which might be included to the mod at a later stage.

 
 

So at the end i would like to thank everyone of the devs and the community for supporting alpha project! Thanks! ;D

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Relaunch
Relaunch Feb 19 2012, 8:56pm says:

High quality stuff!

+19 votes     reply to comment
InsanityPays
InsanityPays Feb 19 2012, 10:00pm replied:

Agree^

->jones, any kind of word on a release date?

+13 votes     reply to comment
[TZP]LoNer1
[TZP]LoNer1 Feb 21 2012, 2:15pm replied:

+1 for Relaunch!

And JONES, would you and your team consider a "bipod" + animations for the M249? i always missed that one while lying on the ground...

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JONES™
JONES™ Mar 4 2012, 4:30am replied:

Would be cool, gotta need someone to make it for all lmgs then actualy, i wanted this long time but it was never made till now...

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dodek96_pl
dodek96_pl Mar 8 2012, 8:22am replied:

Would be possible to make bipod un-deployed when standing and crouching and make it deploy when going prone.

+1 vote     reply to comment
Simcardo
Simcardo Apr 29 2012, 9:29am replied:

you can make it like FH2, where there is a "deployed" version of the Weapon, and you will need to prone to shoot it ;)

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cesar456
cesar456 Mar 13 2013, 4:13pm replied:

ya se puede modificar las armas y los mapas

0 votes     reply to comment
InsanityPays
InsanityPays Feb 19 2012, 9:44pm says:

This is the bf3 I wanted for christmas :'). You guys are amazing. you are bf3

+14 votes     reply to comment
fastr5
fastr5 Mar 20 2013, 7:08am replied:

Nope, its bf4

+2 votes     reply to comment
wolfrayne1
wolfrayne1 Apr 11 2013, 6:25pm replied:

its even better its bf(infinite) something dice and ea will never be able to make

+2 votes     reply to comment
Sgt
Sgt Feb 19 2012, 10:32pm says:

I can tell you how many ******* i just had :o that was amazing!

+3 votes     reply to comment
zju_wangyi
zju_wangyi Feb 19 2012, 11:35pm says:

Very awesome update! Customizing the weapon is very interesting! Just as BF3! BTW, what is the official website of this mod? I try to find it on google but cannot find.

+7 votes     reply to comment
Troller-Coaster
Troller-Coaster Feb 19 2012, 11:55pm says:

Customizable weapons in BF2?

This mod is the true successor to BF2, not that CoD clone BF3. I just hope in the custom maps you might add they will have bot support.

Nice looking mod indeed! Good luck!

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Devilman.
Devilman. Feb 20 2012, 12:42am replied:

@Troller-Coaster
It is not actually customizable weapons,you are just selecting a different weapon
This is customizable weapons (on the fly too)
Youtube.com

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Troller-Coaster
Troller-Coaster Feb 20 2012, 12:47am replied:

That is one HUGE commorose. And one good prone animation.

+2 votes     reply to comment
ThermalCake
ThermalCake Feb 20 2012, 3:26am says:

ME GUSTA

+3 votes     reply to comment
EITY10
EITY10 Feb 20 2012, 8:28am says:

YES YES YES YES AND YOU SAY IT IMPOSSIBLE

+4 votes     reply to comment
RaymanDK
RaymanDK Feb 20 2012, 8:58am buried:

(buried)

Now, if you had released this a year or more back I'd play it, but sadly not now. BF3 has my time now. Otherwise AMAZING mod.

-RaymanDK

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Lt.Dann
Lt.Dann Feb 24 2012, 6:44pm replied:

Yes because the whole purpose of this mod was to satisfy you specifically and now that they failed, maybe you should just leave and never come back.

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cesar456
cesar456 Mar 13 2013, 4:23pm replied:

and you can change weapons and maps

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Simcardo
Simcardo May 1 2012, 5:03am replied:

Maybe you could re-install BF2 Sometimes? easy.. And you'll be disappointed when not-trying this mod ;D

And Sarge Dann! maybe ye don't need to be so hard on him.

+4 votes     reply to comment
dundeehitman
dundeehitman Feb 20 2012, 11:13am says:

One word = Awesome!!!

+2 votes     reply to comment
JONES™
JONES™ Feb 20 2012, 11:58am says:

Glad you all like it guys :)

+4 votes     reply to comment
gtkall
gtkall Feb 20 2012, 12:07pm says:

And after all this great stuff... He ends up shooting at a bird :P
But really, very good job, guys! Most mods are now jeallous of you :)

+2 votes     reply to comment
Emiliomau
Emiliomau Feb 20 2012, 2:09pm says:

Vocês tem que trabalha no novo hud para mod .para mod fica uma beleza>

+1 vote     reply to comment
Gplaysgames
Gplaysgames Feb 20 2012, 4:01pm says:

Im fkin suprised! :D
I`ve been tracking this mod for a long time and first time i saw the screens and stuff of the mod , i was like "the **** is this ****?".
Now its like "is this really Reflactor 2 ? :D .
Love the work...KEEP IT UP!!!

+2 votes     reply to comment
Zulnex
Zulnex Feb 22 2012, 6:43pm says:

Absolutely amazing! Can't wait till release.
Keep up the splendid work Devs!

+2 votes     reply to comment
Hyperlinex
Hyperlinex Feb 25 2012, 6:47am says:

best bf2 mod

+1 vote     reply to comment
1US_Shermanator-87
1US_Shermanator-87 Feb 25 2012, 5:55pm says:

....I believe...I just....shat myself!

+1 vote     reply to comment
edisleado
edisleado Mar 3 2012, 12:52pm says:

Wow, this is all looking really great. I don't think any other BF2 mods have even bothered to do much with the UI (other than colour swaps).

Also, are you thinking of implementing any of the fixes for vanilla BF2 listed here?
Moddb.com

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fradd13
fradd13 Mar 4 2012, 11:44pm says:

How come the customization thing isn't showing up for me in the map.

+1 vote     reply to comment
JONES™
JONES™ Mar 5 2012, 6:23am says:

propably becaus it isnt released yet ;-)

+1 vote     reply to comment
woofdude
woofdude Mar 5 2012, 6:31pm says:

release date?

+1 vote     reply to comment
xrayfishx
xrayfishx Mar 6 2012, 10:16am replied:

I hope they never tell us any release dates. I mean that is the whole reason everything that alpha mod is trying to do is not in the vanilla bf2 already. Dice had to rush and therefore they cut a lot of stuff away from it.

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woofdude
woofdude Mar 6 2012, 2:46pm replied:

i just want a general timeframe, not a specific time but i wanna know if it's like a week or a month or a year. stuff like that.

+2 votes     reply to comment
JONES™
JONES™ Mar 6 2012, 4:28pm replied:

lets be realistic, half year?

+2 votes     reply to comment
joeyman00
joeyman00 Apr 21 2012, 11:34am replied:

Hey JONES How do u custimize a gun on this mod!!!!!!!! I dont see the button PM Me when u awser back

+1 vote     reply to comment
joeyman00
joeyman00 Apr 21 2012, 11:29am says:

How do u customize a gun???????? I dont c the button that says custimaze................

+1 vote     reply to comment
Simcardo
Simcardo May 1 2012, 5:05am replied:

The customization Feature is not yet released!

+1 vote     reply to comment
GRiNg0_Arg
GRiNg0_Arg Apr 30 2012, 11:58pm says:

Hey JONES!...can u make a "foregrip" or "pistol grip" for M4...M16A4 or M249 like an option in "Customize"...That would be awesome :D

+1 vote     reply to comment
woofdude
woofdude May 19 2012, 2:59pm says:

hey any updates on a release date?

+1 vote     reply to comment
bugmenow
bugmenow May 20 2012, 9:48am says:

Nice Work!

Will China and the EU be included in the full version?

+1 vote     reply to comment
dvidhunter
dvidhunter May 22 2012, 12:54am says:

I.imgur.com in mi pc apear this error and i dont know how fixed
anyone can help me please

+1 vote     reply to comment
dvidhunter
dvidhunter May 22 2012, 12:55am replied:

i.imgur.com/DzFve.png

+1 vote     reply to comment
Kacberk
Kacberk Jul 1 2012, 2:03pm says:

It will be bether then Battlefield 3!!! But make bether phisic of death bodies, please!!! :D Grate mod!!!

+1 vote     reply to comment
Valorage
Valorage Aug 26 2012, 8:59pm says:

Jones, when this part comes out, this will be better than battlefield 3. And more maps. Can't really stress that part enough. I know it's v0.1, but still. When you get the chance, more maps would be spectacular. I'm kind of getting to good on the current ones :X

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ZethAran
ZethAran Sep 15 2012, 2:56pm says:

I can't wait for this Also I tried downloading the first version and that has a bad gate for the download just to let you guys know if you didn't.

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Simcardo
Simcardo Sep 23 2012, 2:36am replied:

it's filefront's Bad Gateway isn't it? you just have to download from other mirror

+1 vote     reply to comment
mdevogel
mdevogel Oct 1 2012, 12:00pm says:

is it almoste ready i cant wait for it

+1 vote     reply to comment
Simcardo
Simcardo Oct 2 2012, 7:17am replied:

No you'll have to suffer a long wait for this. meh

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