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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4 comments by TALON_UK on Jul 26th, 2014

Greetings Troopers!

While we investigate ways to deal with this pesky lack of an EA Master Server (there are a few interesting potential avenues we're currently looking into). I thought I'd treat the First Strike faithful to a new work in progress video on the Echo Base location that features in the much anticipated Battle of Hoth map. Yes, we're still working towards getting that out there despite the recent developments. Depending on how things go you can consider this something to look forward to in the future, or something that might have been under different circumstances. Either way I hope you enjoy the video, and this peek at what we have planned for this most iconic of Star Wars locales.

We've also included a number of screenshots to give you a taste of what you have to look forward to, because they just look so damned pretty.


I'm also going to take this opportunity to announce that I'll be stepping down as leader of the First Strike Mod Development Team. It has been a Hell of a ride over the years, but I feel my very limited free time to mod would be better spent working solely on the Battle of Hoth map's art assets rather than having to deal with the various issues involved with leadership, then perhaps this fabled Hoth map will sometime finally see the light of day. Additionally these new complications that have arisen call for a different more technical type of leader, and I'm sure he'll be along soon to introduce himself to you.

So, so long and thanks for all the fish (wrong franchise, I know), not to worry though, I'll certainly still be around.

Hopefully soon we'll...

See you on the Battlefield Troopers!

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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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yone Apr 14 2014, 4:43am says:

I saw on twitter that dice is working on an averhaul for those battlefield games.

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TALON_UK Apr 14 2014, 12:30pm replied:

Here's the link to news on what EA are planning to do about it...

Not sure about the DICE news. How do you mean an overhaul? Changes to the games themselves, or something to do with allowing them to function without the need for GameSpy?

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FekLeyrTarg Apr 13 2014, 4:19pm says:

Looks like our only hopes are Hamachi and Gameranger. That is, if Gameranger will add support for the remaining BF-games as well.

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TALON_UK Apr 13 2014, 2:39pm says:

Jumping on the Rebel Defiance server for a couple of games in around half an hour if anyone's up for it.

See you there.

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Deaths_Head Apr 10 2014, 7:40pm says:

Is there a way to install this with the Origin version of 2142? Cause I just bought it for $0.99 but I know some mods don't work with games linked to Origin.

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TALON_UK Apr 11 2014, 10:11pm replied:

Hi Death's Head. First Strike works fine with the Origin version of BF2142, so you should be all good to go.


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on1ondevelopment Apr 10 2014, 1:09pm says:

I remember being a Star Wars nerd when I was younger, it's time to experience this universe again, only this time it is in FPS view!

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Gangstaboy Apr 13 2014, 1:22pm replied:

can you please help me? must 1.55 be removed before installing 1.6? thanks!

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austen1000 Apr 9 2014, 4:20pm replied:

Perhaps finding a way to get someone such as GameRanger to host the servers might help solve the issue. I don't particularly care for multiplayer, but, i realize the main focus of the mod is multiplayer. If that goes, then the only way i can see developement continuing is shifting focus towards singleplayer.

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Great mod! It can even be considered an actual game! Just wish more people would play it online...

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