About the mod


The total conversion modification Battlefield 1918 (or BF1918 for short) takes Battlefield 1942 into a whole new scenario, the first world war. Next to historically correct equipments and vehicles, we recreated the atmosphere of these WW1 battlefields as close as we can, keeping in mind the game we are working with. To achieve this, we have drastically changed the gameplay from the original game like so that you must now rely on teamwork, artillery, trenches and slow vehicles.

Battlefield 1918 combines fun with historical correctness, gaming with history, the memory of one of the most terrifying wars mankind has ever known, with fun had by people over the internet. Next to the battles fought on the Western front between mostly the Germans, the British and the French, wealso cover other scenarios, such as the Turkish battlefields at Gallipoli, the Eastern front where Germany and Austria-Hungaria fought against Russia, the Italian front and lately the battles in Africa. Next to land- and airbattles using historic weapons and vehicles, we also included the naval aspect of WW1 in a broad spectrum, as this was the time in which the great battleships still were the absolute rulers of the seas.This mod focus on Multiplayer, but has also Singleplayersupport.

For a lot more detailed overview we're very proud to gratefully present a work of our former member Fritz_Kempf aka Sniper-Snoop who has put countless hours of efforts into a very detailed and informative wiki entry at forumeerstewereldoorlog.nl which contains a lot of additional informations about this modification and it's content. We recommend it very much to anybody who not only wants to know something about the mod itself but also it's historical background - though it's written in Dutch the linked translator will give you the possibilty to gain all of the knowledge included. Please note that it's currently in a pre 3.1 state as our former member sadly had to retire from developing due to a lack of time.

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Bf1918 3.1 Client Files

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NOTE: Use a download manager when downloading the files - it is much faster that way and prevents the download from suddenly stopping.

Torrent:
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Bf1918 3.1 Server Files

As .rar archive - use software like WinRAR to un-pack it:

Thanks everybody for hosting our files! If you uploaded the client and/or the server files on your server and you are not on the list yet, please feel free to send us a message and let us know!

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Major Release BF 1918 3.1 Ingame impressions of 3.1 8# Ingame impressions of 3.1 7#
Blog RSS Feed Report abuse Latest News: Free BF42, XMas celebrations and 1st No News Anniversary

11 comments by cennedy1457 on Dec 2nd, 2012

Good god, how long has it been? You've been counting of course and it's been exactly 366 days (mind the leap year, folks) since our last news. Hooray! Hooray? No, in fact it's no good news and making fun of it is making it even worse. For our hearts as well as for our souls and to prevent any winter depressions we've got a cool (Get it? Cool!? Classical one) hint for all of you in the middle of this text. So read carefully like your teacher has always told you.

First we would like to draw your attention on a news that has been published by EA itself 3 weeks ago. Most shoud know it by now but as telecommunication in our favorite time of history was still in its infancy the field messenger took longer than usual to inform us about this case:

Battlefield 1942 for free on EA's Origin

As there's always a hook with things which are available for free, EA is offering a free one with this free version, too. At least it is free and free sounds good, right? But owners of the retail game, oldschool with discs, manual installation and all this crazy physical stuff are technically curtained off of the fresh meat delivered by Origin. Every party on it's own so to say. On a side note modifications like (I'm taking a random mod here as an example to show that we're not biased in any form) Battlefield 1918 for example are not guaranteed to run with the Origin version of BF42 but it has been reported that there shouldn't be any special issues. Just choose the mod folder in BF42's directory to put a mod's files there and it should run fine. Soldiers, if you've always sought refuge in complaining that you do not own the base game you're now no longer relieved from duty.

Xmas1918 (Version 2008)

Now up to the really cool stuff I've promised you in the beginning. Some of you of course already know this little gem in the history of BF1918 gimmicks but some people could also be new to our business. Romantic snow sceneries have always warmed our hearts in the festive month and have brought fun and joy to the battlefield since 2006. It's even rumored that this mini-mod has brought peace on earth 2 times, cooled down the climate warming and caused the Christmas truce. So take part in a nice Slay-ride, snowball fights with your friends and foes and try to meet Santa coming to town, checking who was nauthy and nice. Get the latest version from 2008 and put it on top of your already installed BF1918 experience to sweeten up your Christmas Season.

 

Ho Ho who wants some?                                  Non-homoerotic Slay-rides


Conclusion of the day/year

The last topic for today's news and most probably for this year from our side is a bit sad indeed. We're celebrating our first anniversary of "No News" as we've been successfully able to manage to not publish any news in the last 366 days. And there are in fact no big news to spread from our side as the modification is considered finished from a dev-team's point of view. We're peeking into the commentary section from time to time so feel free to post any issues or remarks in your personal relationship with BF1918.
Mod of the Year Awards
The end of the year is as usual the time for the mighty Mod Of The Year award voted by you, the plebs! We're not exspecting anything less than several homages and canonizations but for the beginning you can start with clicking on the little vote-button above and see what color it will change to. Isn't it exciting?


Season's greetings from the whole former development team and we would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas, Fröhliche Weihnachten, Zalig kerstfeest, Joyeux Noël and a Happy New Year!

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XMas1918 Version 2008

XMas1918 Version 2008

Dec 3, 2012 Full Version 1 comment

2008 version of the popular Xmas1918 mini-mod for BF1918 (full version required!) It includes severeal modified and all new winter maps Mont(CQ/CTF) Snowland...

BF1918-FHT 2.1 Standalone  Tournament-Version

BF1918-FHT 2.1 Standalone Tournament-Version

Dec 5, 2011 Full Version 3 comments

This is a new BF1918 Standalone Version with new Maps, specially made for the new BF1918 Tournament "NEW BLOOD"

BF1918 3.1 Part 3 of 3

BF1918 3.1 Part 3 of 3

May 19, 2011 Full Version 4 comments

Part 3 of 3 BF1918 3.1 Installer Attention: Make sure you remove all previous Bf1918 installations in your bf42/mods folder.

BF1918 3.1 Part 1 of 3

BF1918 3.1 Part 1 of 3

May 19, 2011 Full Version 7 comments

Part 1 of 3 BF1918 3.1 Installer Attention: Make sure you remove all previous Bf1918 installations in your bf42/mods folder.

BF1918 3.1 Part 2 of 3

BF1918 3.1 Part 2 of 3

May 19, 2011 Full Version 1 comment

Part 2 of 3 BF1918 3.1 Installer Attention: Make sure you remove all previous Bf1918 installations in your bf42/mods folder.

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buschhans
buschhans Jul 1 2013, 6:41am replied:

Send me a PM with your STEAM Name or email? I will help you.

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dmbusby
dmbusby Jun 20 2013, 2:50am says:

When ever i try to load a map in SP the game just completly shuts down
is there a fix for this, id really like to get past the loading screen

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cennedy1457
cennedy1457 Jun 20 2013, 12:45pm replied:

Did you load the game via Singeplayer or Multiplayer option? We recommend to select the Multiplayer tab and choose the game mode 'COOP' to start a singleplayer game with bots.

If it's still crashing, have you tried to set up the compatibility mode for your BF1942.exe? BF1918 is supposed to run flawlessy when WinXP SP3 is selected.

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dmbusby
dmbusby Jun 20 2013, 1:09pm replied:

i tried that but it just shuts down no error notice or anything and closes the game

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buschhans
buschhans Jun 7 2013, 8:02am says:

[color=#800000][size=150][b]Battlefield 1918 3.2 vision real[/b][/size][/color]

Hi guys,

We search a Mapper for the BF 1918 Mod.
Because i stay in contact with a guy which have modding some stuff for it.
He is one of the Devs from the ex 1918 Team (coding, skinning,modding).
He cannot mapping maps for bring all the new stuff in.
Thats why we ask the community for?
Did you have interest to mapping new maps for the new BF 1918 stuff?
The stuff created guy have the Promission for work on BF1918 and give you the green light for mapping new official BF 1918 maps, for a BF 1918n 3.2 comming Release.

Do you the right guy for this Job?

[b]Dont wait, please write me a PM and i bring you in contact with this guy?![/b]

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cennedy1457
cennedy1457 Jun 7 2013, 9:04am replied:

Which dev are you talking of?

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Sacrum
Sacrum Jun 4 2013, 10:24am says:

why i dont see the servers ??????

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cennedy1457
cennedy1457 Jun 7 2013, 6:30am replied:

Most certainly because there aren't any servers up. Our own server stopped working last year and we couldn't set it up again. There are a few servers who have a multiple mod set-up but when there's another mod running the server isn't shown as a BF1918 one. Look instead for servers which show e.g. 'multi-mod' in their description/title.

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cennedy1457
cennedy1457 Jun 7 2013, 8:59am replied:

Are you launching the mod from a shortcut? If so, please change th target line of the BF1918 shortcut to "(your directory)\BF1942\BF1942.exe +restart1 +game bf1918

Please also make sure to select the "WinXP SP3" compatibility mode for your BF42.exe as most mods don't run on modern OS.

I'm assuming the vanilla game itself still runs perfect?!

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A WWI mod is an original idea, there aren't much games about that war and i think not everything should be about "unitedstateans" (i personally consider the english term "american" an insult to the rest of america being myself argentinean) and their sense of "supercountry" which is gonna save us from evil that shows every game of WWII.

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