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Welcome to Project Reality: Battlefield 2 (aka PR:BF2), a free to download game modification for the Battlefield 2 (aka BF2) retail Windows PC game. The focus of this mod is to rework the original game engine developed by Digital Illusions of Sweden (Dice) within legal and feasible constraints to create a more realistic combat environment for the gaming community. This includes adjusting various game play elements including physics, visual effects and overall game play formats. Along with changes to how the game handles, the Project Reality team has been introducing British, Insurgent, IDF forces, Canadian, and Russian factions, plus a number of community assisted factions are currently in the works to introduce even more factions to the virtual battlefields. This Mod is not for the masses, due to the fact that it has a much higher learning curve then your classic arcade game. This is the real deal.

The Project Reality team comprises a group of dedicated individuals, several of whom have backgrounds in armed services and whose sole task is to provide researched material, including statistical information, to the developers. These are in turn tasked with coding and creating the mod itself. If you are looking for a fact based first person shooter from the perspective of a combat soldier, you need not look any further.

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11 comments by AncientMan on May 21st, 2014

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If you haven't been living under a rock for the last few months, you may have heard the news that GameSpy will be shutting down online services for Battlefield 2 at the end of this month.

Shortly afterwards, Electronic Arts announced via their Origin Twitter that they were working on transitioning Battlefield 2 so that it would still be playable after the shutdown. However, contrary to their original statement, they recently announced that they would not be doing this, and that Battlefield 2 online services would be shut down at the end of June.

Have no fear though! Ever since the original announcement from GameSpy, the Project Reality Team has been hard at work on developing our own solution to keep Project Reality: BF2 online, and our players playing. In partnership with the Forgotten Hope 2 team, we have quickly developed our own custom master server, and I am happy to confirm that Project Reality: BF2 (and Forgotten Hope 2) will continue to be playable online after the GameSpy shutdown.

The update that will provide this new functionality will be released in our upcoming v1.2 patch, scheduled to be released before the shutdown occurs. Not only does it replace the GameSpy online services with our own, it also includes the Dutch Forces, several new maps, as well as loads of tweaks and improvements.

For the regular players of PR:BF2, the only difference you will notice with the new online services is that upon updating to v1.2, your existing player profiles will be deleted, and you will be required to make a new online account if you wish to play online. The account management system in the PR:BF2 Launcher, the ingame server browser, and PRSPY will continue to function as normal.

As we're nearing our 10th year since Project Reality was founded, we look forward to seeing Project Reality: BF2 continue long into the future!

The Project Reality Team

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Project Reality: BF2 v1.0

Project Reality: BF2 v1.0

Aug 5, 2013 Full Version 80 comments

After 8 years of development and 21 total releases, we are pleased to announce the general availability of Project Reality: BF2, version 1.0. Since our...

Project Reality: BF2 Player Manual

Project Reality: BF2 Player Manual

Jul 13, 2011 Guides 16 comments

The official Project Reality: BF2 v1.0 player manual. This guide includes everything you need know to jump in and start playing the Project Reality: BF2...

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Estiqatsi Jun 14 2014, 7:26am says:

I have encountered a (probably known) problem when running Co-op Games.
BF2 bots can't see if a way that should be usable by the navmesh is blocked by a destroyable obstacle, so they will just run into it.
On maps like Black Gold (in the Tunnel Bunker) I have "met" like 6 russian bots running into a wooden barricade or one of the red doors.

As this is not fixable, is there a command to remove all destroyable obstacles from the map or something?

If not I would consider not using thoose objects on coop layouts.

I know coop is not your main concern, but i would endorse an answer!

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psyrus_uraya Jul 7 2014, 2:58am replied:

Check the official forums and post a bug report, I think melonmuncher can help you out :)

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[PR-IT]H.Maverick Jun 14 2014, 3:00pm replied:

Can't really give you a proper answer myself, but if you go to Feedback section, you can post your concerns there and the R-Devs will get back to you. :)

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amx125 May 29 2014, 9:15am says:

Can you make more factions for arma 2/oa PR mod like there are in Bf2 PR mod.

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[PR-IT]H.Maverick May 29 2014, 12:14pm replied:

Arma 2 PR is canceled, Arma 3 PR is still in the works tho

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[PR-IT]H.Maverick May 29 2014, 12:11pm replied:

lol, i know what you mean, but there is a major difference in servers so you might want to try out other servers :)

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DukeOfJudea May 28 2014, 10:31am says:

US Army uses multicam camo now?

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InsanityPays Jun 12 2014, 11:42pm replied:

No, they're adopting Scorpion W2 (a worse version of multicam)
They had a falling out with the manufacturer over price. These companies will often try to rip off the govt because they see at as a money tree, so that's not a surprise.

In PR, ACU fits pretty much all the maps because they take place between 2005-2010

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Highest Rated (54 agree) 10/10

The BF2 engine on its edge... the BF2 gameplay reformed and finally promotes real teamwork. If you search for challenges in tactics and adrenaline boosted firefights this is the FPS game you search. For me it worths to buy BF2 (if you haven't yet) just to experience this mod. The extra content and the gameplay that is provided through Project Reality makes me to feel that PR is not a mod but a whole new game you can have for free. From Clan's experience perspective it is a must for every player…

Nov 23 2010, 7:55am by mikeros

Lowest Rated (16 agree) 3/10

Overrated! Not noob friendly. Great concept, terrible manual, tutorials, and controls. Half the time people don't even know what they're doing. Half the time you don't even know what you're doing. Pretty much follow a bunch of other people to get killed. The bots are excellent at shooting and killing you so it gives no room for even newbies to learn. The game is made so complex that it totally destroys the gameplay. Half the time you're running around in huge maps and when you finally make it somewhere…

Dec 16 2010, 8:24am by soldier91950

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