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Forgotten Hope 2 is an award-winning World War II modification for Battlefield 2TM and is based on the original Forgotten Hope, a modification for Battlefield 1942TM, one of the most popular multiplayer games ever. Battlefield 1942TM featured land, sea and air combat in a way never before seen. It was the goal of the development team to maximize the game experience by adding both a realistic and enjoyable gameplay to FH and now to FH2.

With the release of Electronic ArtsTM Battlefield 2TM, the development potential has increased a lot. An all-new game engine and physics system brings the battlefield to life like never before. The new material penetration feature measures weapons ability to fire through barriers based on their composition and players will need to know the difference between concealment and cover in order to survive. Immense, richly detailed environments from city streets to remote forests, brought to you with brilliant graphics are some of the more exciting features of Battlefield 2TM. And we are going to bring all this to the Second World War.

With over 250 new pieces of authentic equipment, with tanks such as the mighty German Tiger tank and the diminutive British Vickers light tank, aircraft from the famed American P-51 Mustang to the antiquated German Stuka dive-bomber, and weapons including the powerful German Panzerfaust and the fearsome American M-1 Garand rifle, Forgotten Hope 2 has a wider scope than any other Second World War First Person Shooter, ever!



Winston Churchill once said "It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time." But we do look far ahead. The end of our road has not changed, only the stops along the way. Forgotten Hope 2 currently concentrates the battles fought between Allied and Axis powers in the North African and Normandy theaters of operation.


You will be given the chance to take part in maybe the most important campaigns of World War II. Fight alongside Rommel's Africa Corps in the harsh climates of the North African desert as you attempt to break through the British lines at El Alamein, or hold off attacking forces at Tunis. Serve next to American forces as you seek to destroy Hitler's Atlantic Wall at the cliffs of Pointe du Hoc, or break out from the Norman countryside in Operation Cobra.



"The battle which is about to begin will be one of the most important battles in history. It will be the turning point of the war." But it will only be the end of the beginning for Forgotten Hope 2. We will be ever expanding the mod to all of the theaters its prequel currently occupies, and more.



Whatever the side you choose you will have an almost endless armory at your disposal. Your weaponry will reach from knives to heavy machine guns to anti-tank rifles. Your equipment will contain everything from the first aid kit to magnetic hollow charges. Your motor pool will offer any type of vehicle, whether you want to drive jeeps, APCs, or tanks, and your airfields will give you the chance to pilot scout planes, fighters, and heavy cargo planes.



Forgotten Hope 2 will also offer different gamemodes for different situations. In addition to the standard conquest maps Battlefield is famous for, you will also need to destroy or defend strategic targets in objective-mode, or take tactical positions in a set order in push mode.



So whether you like house to house fighting in Tunis, tank battles in the African desert or dogfights in skies over northern England, Forgotten Hope 2 will have something for you.



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5 comments by Eat_Uranium on Jul 28th, 2014

Hello and welcome back to another Forgotten Hope 2 update.

If you have tried to play FH2 over the last two days, you might have noticed a delay when starting the game. It turns out that our modified BF2.exe still tried to reach one of the Gamespy servers, which have now shut down completely.

We have fixed this problem and this means we can release Forgotten Hope 2.48 on

Tuesday 29th July 2014 @ 12:00 UTC

But this fix is not all, a number of small changes will be coming, including:

  • Changes to the gameplay of Anctoville
  • Singleplayer updated for Villers Bocage, Lebisey, Operation Hyacinth, Fall of Tobruk
  • AI strategies for push maps, Commander, and many vehicles and weapons altered

Server administrators can find the 2.48 Server files here.


Our winner for this week's screenshot competition is SzalonyGolibroda. You can view the winning submission here.

We are now accepting entries for the week of July 28th. The winner will be announced in the final part. If you think you have the best FH2 screenshot, post them here.


That's all for today, but be sure to come back tomorrow for another update. Until then, feel free to visit our IRC channel, our public forums, and/or our Twitter and Facebook pages to discuss this update and other news.

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Forgotten Hope 2.46 (2/2)

Forgotten Hope 2.46 (2/2)

Apr 11, 2014 Full Version 11 comments

Forgotten Hope 2 - WW2 modification for Battlefield 2 version 2.46 - Part 2 of 2 Full Install

Forgotten Hope 2.46 (1/2)

Forgotten Hope 2.46 (1/2)

Apr 11, 2014 Full Version 13 comments

Forgotten Hope 2 - WW2 modification for Battlefield 2 version 2.46 - Part 1 of 2 Full Install

Forgotten Hope 2.45 (2 of 2)

Forgotten Hope 2.45 (2 of 2)

Jul 12, 2012 Full Version 23 comments

Forgotten Hope 2 - WW2 modification for Battlefield 2 version 2.45 - Part 2 of 2

Forgotten Hope 2.45 (1 of 2)

Forgotten Hope 2.45 (1 of 2)

Jul 12, 2012 Full Version 28 comments

Forgotten Hope 2 - WW2 modification for Battlefield 2 version 2.45 - Part 1 of 2

Forgotten Hope 2.3 to 2.4 Patch (obsolete)

Forgotten Hope 2.3 to 2.4 Patch (obsolete)

Jul 13, 2011 Patch 14 comments

Forgotten Hope 2 - WW2 modification for Battlefield 2 version 2.3 - Incremental patch from 2.3 to 2.4

Forgotten Hope 2.4 - 3/3 (obsolete)

Forgotten Hope 2.4 - 3/3 (obsolete)

Jul 13, 2011 Full Version 8 comments

Forgotten Hope 2 - WW2 modification for Battlefield 2 version 2.4 - Part 3 of 3

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Guest
Guest Jul 20 2014, 10:55am says:

Help needed:

FH2 launcher worked fine when I installed it. It was seamless in keeping the game going when EA/Gamespy bailed.

Then I wanted to also play BF2 (vanilla) and thus installed battlelog.co's "revisited" launcher.

Now I can play BF2 and FH2 thru battlelog, but FH2 launcher attempts to launch but CTD (just ends before it really gets going).

So there seems to be a conflict.

Any ideas how I can get FH2 launcher to run .... without reinstalling BF2 and not reinstalling battlelog?

Thanks

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Jack_the_Crack
Jack_the_Crack Jul 13 2014, 9:59am says:

The singleplayer is now really improved, I spend hours and hours....but I got a few bugs like german tanks and flaks dont damage enemy infantry, they just bounce away. And the us tanks are overpowered, one shot to kill a panther? No way. Still some bad waypoints, soldiers walk against walls , but this is a lot better then in the version before. Even with this minor points its a 10/10,no question. Lookin forward for the next release!!!

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Siaxis
Siaxis Jul 8 2014, 11:27am says:

Would be great with some actual populated games. Step it up people. Play this lovely mod!

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capitanloco6
capitanloco6 Jul 10 2014, 7:24am replied:

I'd definately play online... if I knew how to. Still haven't managed to create an account and with gamespy gone, I think I won't be able to.

+1 vote     reply to comment
JFreakXD
JFreakXD Jul 19 2014, 11:33pm replied:

Check out battlelog. It's still in beta, but it lets you make online accounts again | battlelog.co

+1 vote     reply to comment
Ts4EVER
Ts4EVER Jul 11 2014, 8:17am replied:

Just create an account in the launcher...

+3 votes     reply to comment
Vassili_Tzaisev
Vassili_Tzaisev Jul 6 2014, 7:10pm says:

Is anyone else experiencing heavy lag in the Omaha Beach map (at least in SP)? Every other map seems to work fine, but that one is unplayable.

+1 vote     reply to comment
LordVader89
LordVader89 Jul 4 2014, 6:02pm says:

Do people still play this online? Might reinstall bf2 just for it.

+1 vote     reply to comment
Rebel12Lz
Rebel12Lz Jul 13 2014, 4:33pm replied:

Yes! You can find a full 762 server (64+) in the evening.

+1 vote     reply to comment
onikenshin
onikenshin Jul 3 2014, 1:02am replied:

Could I just download the launcher instead of the entire thing

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Historically correct, crude and with lots of violence, completely realistic, action in the most pure level, what else can be said about it? one of the most biggest, and in my opinion, greatest modifications ever done for BF2, brings us the real feeling of the WW2 and makes us feel like if we are there. Epic.

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