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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3 comments by TALON_UK on Jul 18th, 2014


Well we have now come to the end of an era. The EA Master Server has finally gone down, and with that the login service which records your rank, and keeps track of your unlocks for your customisable kits. Without being able to log in to the server you are unable to play the game on-line, even the local or singleplayer version of our mod will not run due to this issue. However singleplayer is available if you disconnect from the internet.

We are looking at ways to get around this. Some of our fellow Battlefield mods have already fielded solutions to the problem of the server going down which allow their games to be played, and we'll be looking at possible solutions too. We are currently working with GameRanger, a facility which bypasses the need to log on to the Master Server to play the game. They already support many Battlefield games including BF2142, and it may very well be possible that you'll be able to play First Strike via this system. As yet no solution appears to be available for the lack of kit customisation options. However, the way First Strike deals with kits means that only the kit primary weapon is effected, all other gadgets are still available, which is a plus we have over BF2142 itself which finds its kit options severely hampered by the lack of the customisation functionality. Still hopefully this will also be restored soon so both BF2142 and First Strike can become fully functional again.

As of now First Strike is off-line only with no multiplayer options available at this time. But rest assured we'll keep you informed of developments as they happen, and we hope to be back up and running again soon.

Until then

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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Vanceh0 Mar 12 2014, 7:14pm says:

Having a problem with no servers showing up(or well 1 red which doesnt work)

Got 2142 on origin fully updated(couldn't install final 1.51)
FS 1.6 with newest launcher.
In the server browser I can only see 2142 servers if I uncheck everything and when I click 'same mod' then I get 1 red FS server and thats it.

Any ideas??

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yone Mar 14 2014, 1:26pm replied:

you need 1.51 before playing this modo, but Origin do it automatically, or it should

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Vanceh0 Mar 14 2014, 2:49pm replied:

I just ment I couldn't install the 1.50 or and 1.51 manually, which means the game is already fully updated.

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Vanceh0 Mar 14 2014, 2:25pm replied:

Yup I already said I have it fully updated.

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yone Mar 15 2014, 11:13am replied:

went into 2142 folder and deleted the FirstStrike.exe
Copied the 2142.exe (which I knew functioned well for 2142 at least)
and renamed it FirstStrike
then launched with FS launcher.
No more red server problem. Finally.

That is a old solve, try it.

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Vanceh0 Mar 16 2014, 3:35pm replied:

Already tried that..nothing changes. I can still see just one red FS server 'Rebel Defiance' sometimes I can join it but always end up crashing or textures are bugged.

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yone Mar 21 2014, 1:09pm replied:

I dunno the solution but if you are able to play even whith the textures bugged, your installation isn't bad at all. Does it crash on galaxy maps, like battle of yavin, or it crashes always?

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Mx_DaNaS Mar 8 2014, 1:14pm says:

anyone playing tonight?

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TALON_UK Mar 9 2014, 11:48am replied:

Will be up for some games tonight, most likely from around 8pm GMT.

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TALON_UK Mar 2 2014, 3:45pm replied:

Glad you're enjoying it, head on for some games. I should be on soon, hopefully a few others will be around to join me. See you there.

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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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