First Strike is a Star Wars total conversion modification for Battlefield 2142. The goal of First Strike is to totally immerse the players into the amazing universe of Star Wars by presenting the most accurate representations of famous Star Wars locales, weapons, and characters, and combining them with exciting, fast paced gameplay and features new to the Battlefield scene. Within this mod you'll find yourself as a soldier of the Galactic Empire or as a freedom fighter for the Rebel Alliance. You'll fight across lovingly detailed recreations of various Star Wars locations with a wide array of weapons and vehicles.

With the Rebel Alliance growing stronger every day and the Empire spread thin as it is, it's no longer a battle of technological might, but simply a matter of who strikes first...

Features include:

  • Famous Star Wars battles
  • An extremely authentic atmosphere
  • Dozens of Star Wars weapons, vehicles, and soldiers
  • Space battles!
  • Online multiplayer for up to 64 people
  • Co-op & Singleplayer Bot support on a growing number of maps
  • Persistent stat tracking

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11 comments by TALON_UK on Aug 22nd, 2014

Greetings Troopers!

The First Strike team has decided to continue the mod on the Unreal 4 game engine to develop a free stand-alone Star Wars game -- and the best way to do that is to join forces with the BattleCry team. Both teams are committed to developing a game that fans will love to play. The First Strike team has many maps and models that just need to be ported, while the Battlecry team was already working on basic game play, so it just made sense to work together. We are all excited on the possibilities that we can unleash with this new engine by teaming up together. 

Below is a cracking illustration put together by a member of the Battlecry dev team (Jo Greve) to mark this momentous occasion;

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With that being said, we have also decided to wrap up development work on BF2142 in order to focus on moving to the new game engine. A final update will be released soon with the singleplayer kits changes. We will also post unfinished work, to include Hoth, and all the developed AI meshes separately in the event that a work around is found for the loss of Master Account Server and someone wants to continue the mod for BF2142.

So this marks the end of an era, and our association with Battlefield 2142, but the start of a brand new and exciting one embracing not only a new engine in Unreal 4, but a new and vital amalgamated team. Exciting times ahead indeed. 

See you out there on the battlefield Trooper!

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First Strike 1.6 Full Installer

First Strike 1.6 Full Installer

Feb 14, 2014 Full Version 9 comments

First Strike 1.6 full installer. Rather than having to install FS 1.5 and then update to 1.6, this new release will give you access to all of the content...

New First Strike Launcher Installer

New First Strike Launcher Installer

Feb 6, 2014 Patch 8 comments

New Launcher to be used with First Strike mod. New improved launcher to provide faster update downloads. Can be used to update a current First Strike...

First Strike 1.5 Full Installer

First Strike 1.5 Full Installer

Aug 26, 2010 Full Version 40 comments

Full installer for the new release of First Strike including two new maps, and new singleplayer and co-op support.

First Strike 1.5 Server Files

First Strike 1.5 Server Files

Aug 25, 2010 Server 0 comments

Server files to go along with the version 1.5 client. Only required if you intend to run a server.

First Strike v1.4 Full Installer

First Strike v1.4 Full Installer

Dec 23, 2008 Full Version 31 comments

Full installer for the new release of First Strike including three new maps.

First Strike v1.3 Server Files for BF2142 v1.5

First Strike v1.3 Server Files for BF2142 v1.5

Oct 12, 2008 Server 3 comments

Server files to go along with the version 1.3 client patch.

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Dnamro
Dnamro Sep 16 2014, 10:16pm says:

The internet can also be disabled just for BF2142 to bypass the master account server to play singleplayer by using firewall or security software that can disable internet access to the game. I have finished the singleplayer specific kits. Is there any interest in adding the maps from First Strike Extended for more Single Player support? What about the BF2142 conversion maps?

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moddinman
moddinman Sep 12 2014, 4:12pm says:

I download gameranger and hosted a bf2142 game and it started right up.
I then went to community then custom games and ran first strike. It showed up on the list. From there everything worked fine.

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Dnamro
Dnamro Sep 19 2014, 5:52pm replied:

Is your BF2142 the Origin digital Download or disc version? They are supposed to be compatible and Gameranger reports that they support either version I wonder because I have DVD but am using Origin version.

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moddinman
moddinman Sep 19 2014, 11:31pm replied:

I use the DVD version. On an irrelevant note; gameranger will let me host a game but players will be unable to join it, which is a ****** bummer. Pardon my french.

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Dnamro
Dnamro Sep 20 2014, 12:38pm replied:

Good to know. I thought there was a issue between the Origin download and retail disc versions. Too bad, we were hoping that Gameranger would come through on a workaround that would allow mods, such as Firststrike, to be played online

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Dnamro
Dnamro Sep 16 2014, 9:50pm replied:

Really? I still get hung up at the BF2142 log in screen when BF2142 restarts with First Strike even with GameRanger running.

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moddinman
moddinman Sep 16 2014, 11:41pm replied:

I just did everything the troubleshooting guide said to do if first strike crashes or won't start. I almost gave up. Maybe I got lucky :)

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Dnamro
Dnamro Sep 12 2014, 7:43am says:

I found a free tool that will easily switch the internet off and on:

Crystalrich.com

You just need to turn the internet off log enough to bypass the master account server and logon with an offline account.

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austen1000
austen1000 Sep 12 2014, 12:08pm replied:

Did you see my post below by any chance?

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Dnamro
Dnamro Sep 17 2014, 7:14am replied:

But turning off the internet does not require a time out wait.

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