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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.



For further information please visit www.fhmod.org and keep up with all the latest news, or feel free to peruse our archives.


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1 comment by Eat_Uranium on Jul 26th, 2015

Hello and welcome back to another Forgotten Hope 2 update.

Today we are showing off some more of the equipment that you'll be able to use as a Soviet infantryman, the M1940 Knife and the POMZ-2 anti-personnel mine.

POMZ-2 and NR-40


The POMZ-2 is a very simple stake mounted fragmentation mine, typically triggered by a tripwire. It consisted of a cast iron body containing 75g of TNT, with a hole at one end for the fuse, and provision for a wooden stake at the other. The fragments could be lethal up to tens of meters away, but were usually quite unevenly spaced and a more conservative lethal range was about 4 meters. Copies of this mine are still found in use today.

The Winter War had demonstrated to the Red Army both that they lacked an effective fighting knife, and that the Finnish Puukko was very effective in this role. The design of the M1940 or NR-40 took the Puukko and modified it to make it a more suitable fighting weapon. The cross piece is curved in the opposite direction to a more standard knife, since it was designed be held with the blade facing in. Both the M1940 and the POMZ-2 were made by Seth Soldier.


That's all for this week, but be sure to come back next time 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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darth3pio
darth3pio Sep 16 2009, 7:56am says:

The next theatre of war I'd love to see is the Pacific :P But I wont be tired of Normandy for a very long time :D

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Taranov
Taranov Sep 19 2009, 11:43pm replied:

Ardennes next ;)

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darth3pio
darth3pio Oct 14 2009, 11:25am replied:

cool

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Wulfburk12
Wulfburk12 Sep 19 2009, 11:50pm replied:

awesome

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Austrian
Austrian Sep 20 2009, 3:03am replied:

Yes i t is awesome, are that screens of Kingtiger and Marder from Ardennes?

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Taranov
Taranov Sep 21 2009, 3:16pm replied:

In Ardennes missions Marders almost not useful.
Need to remember: Ardennes - it's a big project. Need new uniform, some vehicles, statics etc. But - we have some new stuff before Ardennes ;)

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bullscott
bullscott Sep 13 2009, 4:12pm says:

if some one could make a video of how to install a lot of people would be very thankfull

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Wulfburk12
Wulfburk12 Sep 13 2009, 4:57pm replied:

... its just clicking next and finish

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bullscott
bullscott Sep 13 2009, 5:13pm replied:

not on my vista

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Anthony817
Anthony817 Sep 14 2009, 3:06am replied:

Turn that UAC crap off then install, it will take forever if you dont turn that off first.

Also, anyone know whats up with installing mods after FH2 and then the new mods won't work, i.e. Sandbox 1.1.... Only FH2 does still, and it gives me that damn shader problem when starting Sandbox.

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outlaw123
outlaw123 Sep 12 2009, 3:36pm says:

Love it!!Works great!!

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Wulfburk12
Wulfburk12 Sep 11 2009, 11:08pm says:

i love this mod! been playing all day, was supposed to go play a soccer match but the mod got me, its so great!!!!!!!!!!1

operation goodwood and el alamein owns

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Catalyst440
Catalyst440 Sep 11 2009, 3:42pm says:

Just Wondering, WHERE IS THE FG42!! haha, ive been prowling all the maps but cant seem to find it =P

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Eat_Uranium Creator
Eat_Uranium Sep 11 2009, 4:38pm replied:

Purple Heart Lane

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Catalyst440
Catalyst440 Sep 11 2009, 4:46pm replied:

Thanks dude.

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