Hardy harr to all pirates, marauders, and swashbucklers as well as to all ye landlubbers out there! Meet Battlefield Pirates 2, a full conversion modification of Battlefield 2 featuring big ships, big guns, and big hats! BFP2 offers a truly fantastic and thrilling experiences that no other mod rival, an exciting theme set in the lush environments of the Carribean, as well as guns, ships, cannons for everyone's taste! With that said, pick up your musket, board that runabout, and prepare to assault that island in a mod that's made all that possible. Visit our website at www.bfpirates.com and join our tight-nit community, full of both newcomers as well as battle-hardened pirates from the times of BFP for Battlefield 1942. Battlefield Pirates 2 -- the ultimate pirate mod! YARR!

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Ahoy mateys! The staff at BFP2 wishes ye the finest Seasons Greetings and has come to port bearing a fine gift indeed. The 2nd Release of BFP2 is now available as a public beta for the next couple weeks as a sneak peek for our loyal fans who regularly visit this website. Come fight with the devs on our very own testing server!

Within a couple of weeks, EA has offered to help us unleash BFP2 Yarr2 onto the masses at large. We hope to make that release as solid as possible - and whereas our devs and testing team have done a fanstastic job getting out as many wrinkles as possible, here's your chance to pitch in and help us find any remaining issues.

Note that should you decide to download the public beta now, we will be offering a small cummulative patch (should anything change) so you wont need to redownload another 800mb file in January.

Please report any bugs, leave criticisms or even give us a pat on the back for a job well done in our Forums. We are particularly interested in feedback on the balance in maps and between weapons.

Additional information for Server Admins
If you wish to take advantage of our free stats system, please send a PM with your servers IP address to PiratePlunder here on the bfpirates.com web site. Please make sure that you already have a bfp2 v2.0 server running so that we can validate the IP address. We will then send you copies of the python files customised to your server.

NOTE: Servers do not need to be ranked to use our stats system. However, any misuse of the system and we will remove your servers access to the stats system.

What's New?
Theres lots of new piratey content to look forward to but we wanted to take this opportunity to mention a few of the most significant changes.

New Gamemode - Capture The Flag
Capture the flag is an old favourite from the original Battlefiled Pirates, and is a common gamemode from various First Person Shooters.

In BFP2 v2.0 players need to capture the opposing teams flag 4 times to win a round. Flags are stolen by reaching the enemy base flag, and captured by returning the flag to their own base flag - so long as their flag is present.

Whilst your carrying the flag, your position is shown on the minimap for everyone to see, so you'll need to be quick and work as a team to defend the flag carrier. If you're killed and drop the flag, a teammate can pick it up and carry on, or the flag can be automatically returned to its flag pole by being rescued by the enemy. If after 30 seconds no one on either team has reached the dropped flag it will be returned to base.

Points are awarded for stealing the enemy flag, capturing the enemy flag, picking up a dropped enemy flag, and rescuing your own flag. In our version, you will be able to keep your hands clear to shoot weapons do other normal actions.

New Gamemode - Zombie

Zombie mode is a favourite of the devs, but requires some explanation. Once enough players have spawned in, a 1-minute countdown will begin. Whilst this timer is counting down you are free to explore the map and kill other players, but no points will be awarded.

After this 60 seconds, all players will be killed and one player will be randomly chosen to be the undead zombie. All other players will join the pegleg team and then everyone will spawn back into the game again.

Its now just a case of survival, each time the zombie kills a pegleg they'll be added to the undead zombie team and gradually the balance will turn as the outnumbered undead will begin to outnumber the peglegs.

There'll be no place to hide for the last remaining peglegs either as the minimap will randomly choose a pegleg and show their location on a regular interval. At the start of the round the odds of being picked are in your favour, but once there's only a few peglegs remaining you better keep moving.

Points are awarded for turning peglegs into zombies and slaying zombies. The more players on the other team, the more points you get for killing, so if you're the first zombie you can still rack up a good score.

New Gameplay Feature - Enemy Vessel Boarding
One of the biggest challenges to the dev team was allowing players to board enemy vesssels, walk up the deck and slice the captain in two with a slash of cutlass steel. For a long time we thought it just wasnt possible, but in BFP2 V2.0 we've cracked it.

You can only board three largest enemy ships, The Frigate, The Brig and The Cutter. To do so, just swim up to the correct part of the hull and you'll be thrown up to the deck, just a quick jump over the rail and onto a bloodbath. Each of the three ships has their boarding point in a different location:

  • The Frigate - With a ladder on both sides, two thirds of the way along the hull from the bow, a suprise slaughter of the frigates crew is rewarding.
  • The Brig - With gunports either side, climb the centre of the ships hull, and hope no ones there to fire the cannon.
  • The Cutter - Rigging on either side of the hull makes it easy to clamber aboard - so again, aim for the middle.

Beware though, whilst boarding a stationary ship is child's play, getting aboard a moving vessel with water running down the hull requires real pirate skill.

Also know that you can quickly evacuate all of these ships by running up the bowsprit (that would be the beam coming straight out the front of the boat for all you landlubbers). This allows an agile pirate a much faster way of getting ashore than simply jumping overboard and swimming unarmed. Everybody knows pirates hate to swim.

These beams are handy for boarding enemy vessels of all sizes, and the Frigate has additional means for boarding by getting out of the crows nest and running along a yard arm. You can parachute to an enemy vessel some 20m away or more from up there.

Abandon Ship! New Map Ahead!

Abandon Ship! New Map Ahead!

7 years ago News 3 comments Report

ARRR! Our development team is finally back from months of sailing and scouting in the high seas, searching for new maps to include in our next release.

New Tub Underway -- Brig Setting Sail!

New Tub Underway -- Brig Setting Sail!

7 years ago News 1 comment Report

Following two releases, an interview, and lots of planning for the future, we're happy to return back to reporting the latest news in development with...

BF Pirates 2 News Update

BF Pirates 2 News Update

9 years ago News 0 comments Report

Welcome to another update from BF Pirates 2. Today we be showin' off some new weaponry, modeled by Jimmy the Pirate and Ratkin, and skinned by Tibmaker...

BF Pirates 2 Update

BF Pirates 2 Update

9 years ago News 0 comments Report

Never fear maties, we're back! After the site had run aground due to a scurvy pirate known only as, the ships been refitted and is back on...

BF Pirates 2 is a recently released BF2 mod set in the days of Caribbean piracy. Intense naval, land and air combat! Huge variety of ships, muskets, cannons, swords, and explosives. The recently released R2 includes the addition of air vehicles such...
Client 2.1

Client 2.1

5 years ago Full Version 5 comments

BFP2 R2.1 Client - Full Installer (New Players Only) aaarrr!

Server 2.1

Server 2.1

5 years ago Server 4 comments

BFP2 R2.1 Server Files (Server managers only) arrrrr!

R2 Game Manual released!

R2 Game Manual released!

6 years ago Guides 0 comments

Game manual for Release 2 (Yarr2). This game guide reviews all of the maps, classes, weapons, vehicles, and game modes of the recently released Yarr 2...

Open Beta Release 2 - December 2008

Open Beta Release 2 - December 2008

6 years ago Full Version 5 comments

Ahoy mateys! The staff at BFP2 wishes ye the finest Seasons Greetings and has come to port bearing a fine gift indeed. The 2nd Release of BFP2 is now...

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Guest Feb 5 2013 says:

If there are so many of us upset that the mod is dead, then why dont we band together and get a server? we could revive a small community!

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FakeZapata Apr 28 2013 replied:

1 of my favourite mods along with omnicide and lionsroar, sadly they are not being worked on anymore. The reason Y they are in my top 3 is because they have something different, pirates have muskets, omnicide have zombies and missions, lionsroar have uboat sea battles and japaneses. All these GREAT mods needs a revive!

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ReconMDFK Jan 22 2013 says:

A cool mod, but it crashes after some time, but there is more the AI is braindead. It does'nt walk bridges properly, use vechiles, not even cannons and whats up with that Barrel-Plane painting? The animations need alot of work...but why am i telling this? You won't get a patch, tweak or an update. This mod is dead. Go play Project Reality, Alpha Project, Omnicde.

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EssexSuperman May 29 2013 replied:

yes yes!

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Acekohlino Dec 11 2012 says:

Does this require BF2 to play?

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Clone_hunter0 Sep 3 2012 says:

It's a shame really. I remember playing this back on the day it first released, sever was packed full and the Dead Calm map was a blast!

It would be easy enough to revive if we could get at least 32 people or so to start playing again. It really is a fun mod, even against bots.

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andy77887 Nov 27 2012 replied:

i still play this mod but theres no severs=(

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AirborneM4 Oct 12 2012 replied:

It's a shame Bf2 mods in general are starting to die. I can barely find enough players to play PR even on weekends

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Rabbit567 Dec 1 2012 replied:

ay i know right it sucks :(

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FakeZapata Aug 24 2012 says:

This is dead, not big surprise

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FakeZapata Aug 24 2012 says:

Coop mode does not work

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One of the most unique and fun mod for BF2.

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