The Battle Grounds 2(BG2) is a Half-Life 2 multiplayer modification based on the revolutionary war. It is the sequel to the popular HL1 mod with even more features and possibilities. The British Army and its Native American tribal allies engage in battle against the United States Continental Army and local militia forces. Interactivity is a very important factor in this mod and team play is as important as ever before. Take aim and fire muskets, prepare bayonets and take control of the battlefield to succeed in your campaign for final victory. Combat will vary from long-range rifle marksmanship to brutal close quarters hand-to-hand melee fighting. You will need a mix of first person combat skills and quick-thinking strategy to survive. So prepare yourself to do battle for your side and to meet the enemy head-on. Only one side can be victorious.

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2 comments by Will_Hawke on Jul 30th, 2015

Hello all!

As you know we've been working on a big update for Battle Grounds, porting it over to the 2013 version of Source and including new features like swivel guns, graphical upgrades and a brand new main menu with a community news feed. Today we are announcing a small, upcoming patch for BG 2.2 which is the first step of rolling out this new content.

The goal of this patch is to try out the main menu and news feed, so that we can test it with the community and polish it for the eventual BG2 3.0 release on Source 2013. In addition to that we have made some long overdue bug-fixes and performance improvements for the current version as well as some extra goodies.

You can expect the new patch within the next week, so keep an eye out!

The main menu with news feed and community updates. With this feed the dev team will be able to post updates directly to the community. Additionally community leaders will be able to post their own updates on clan battles and special, community organized events.

A new and improved loading screen with tips and suggestions on game-play and game modes in the mod.

A long requested community feature is finally here. Information and stats on the many musket types in the game. These weapon cards list vital information like reload speed, accuracy and damage.

Also on offer is a new infantry uniform for the British regulars. Based on the coat facings of the 47th Lancashire regiment, this new coat brings the uniform options up to an equal number of three for both the British and the Americans.

Finally we have a game-play change to one of our maps, Bg_Trenton. This option allows rooftop access along a line of scaffolding, offering the prefect vantage point to rain down musket fire on the square below.

We hope you enjoy this small patch while you wait for the next major update, Battle Grounds 2 Version 3.0

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Battle Grounds 2 2.2 Full Installer

Battle Grounds 2 2.2 Full Installer

Dec 19, 2013 Full Version 27 comments

Latest release of BattleGrounds 2 mod for Half-Life 2 (Orangebox engine). Version 2.2 - released December 19th, 2013.

Battle Grounds 2 2.2 Server Zip

Battle Grounds 2 2.2 Server Zip

Dec 19, 2013 Server 0 comments

Latest release of BattleGrounds 2 mod for Half-Life 2 (Orangebox engine). Version 2.2 - released December 19th, 2013.

Battle Grounds 2 2.1.1 Fixed Full Installer

Battle Grounds 2 2.1.1 Fixed Full Installer

Jan 16, 2012 Full Version 4 comments

This is a fix for the 2.1.1 full installer that had errors. This is 2.1.1 Battle Grounds 2 full version. Please use this and not the previous 2.1.1 full...

BattleGrounds 2 2.1 to 2.1.1 Patch Client/Server

BattleGrounds 2 2.1 to 2.1.1 Patch Client/Server

Nov 14, 2011 Patch 0 comments

This is the patch which updates 2.1 to 2.1.1 in zip format. Contains the patch files for the client and both the Windows and Linux servers. Released November...

BattleGrounds 2 2.1.1 FULL Client/Server Archive

BattleGrounds 2 2.1.1 FULL Client/Server Archive

Nov 14, 2011 Server 0 comments

This is the full 2.1.1 release in zip format. Contains all the client files and both the Windows and Linux server files. Released November 12, 2011.

BattleGrounds 2 2.1 to 2.1.1 Patch Installer

BattleGrounds 2 2.1 to 2.1.1 Patch Installer

Nov 13, 2011 Patch 0 comments

Patch installer to update to the latest version of Battlegrounds 2 from version 2.1 - released November 12, 2011

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ronjack
ronjack Nov 4 2014, 6:47am says:

lot of tea sucking basterds play this game and there all bad give this game a negative 420 for being bad and having no peenus gun

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awesome24712 Creator
awesome24712 Nov 22 2014, 10:05pm replied:

Indeed! Like I always say when I'm admining linebattles, this game is not a movie. It's a real battle that must be fought hard and won!

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ZitaX
ZitaX Oct 9 2014, 2:56pm says:

I played this just the other day, and there was still a populated server with 20 people in it. Great to see that there's still some players around!

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awesome24712 Creator
awesome24712 Nov 22 2014, 10:14pm replied:

"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time."
Thomas A. Edison

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awesome24712 Creator
awesome24712 Nov 22 2014, 10:04pm replied:

Servers are most populated on American afternoons and European evenings. At that time there's usually a server that has a least a 5v5 going if not more.

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NightFuel
NightFuel Aug 26 2014, 5:41pm says:

I remember playing this mod back in 2010 and its good to see that the developers are still updating the mod, however seems like there isn't many people playing at all. I'm still going to download this and play the hell out of it, good luck on the future of mod devs and I hope that this mod gets popular again within the year.

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Chris*101*
Chris*101* Sep 28 2014, 2:21pm replied:

It will be popular again after 2.3 is green lighted, that is as long as '76 doesn't come back and troll new players.

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Petski
Petski Aug 17 2014, 12:40pm says:

Are u guys gonna add more weapons into the game? like Cannons on whells or old fashioned grenades?

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Chris*101*
Chris*101* Oct 2 2014, 7:12pm replied:

We don't know about more weapons but they did speak of a newer tomahawk, and long pattern.

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awesome24712 Creator
awesome24712 Jul 10 2014, 6:53am replied:

Public linebattles usually only happen when there are enough people and admins on a server, so they aren't scheduled. If you join a clan you'll probably be doing inter-clan matches often.

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one of my favorit mods,it is simply awesome to have linebattles, skirmiches and meele fights

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