The goal of Resistance and Liberation is to realistically portray the events and actions taken by the 82nd Airborne during their stay in Normandy. Our initial release will follow the regiments through a campaign that mimics that followed by the men themselves. The campaign will begin with players dropping into Normandy in the early hours of June 6th, with the ultimate objective of capturing the town of Sainte-Mere-Eglise. From there subsiquent maps will include missions based on other key areas after the D-Day.

Report article RSS Feed Resistance and Liberation News: 4-12-08

RnL joins up with Blackened Interactive, gives an update on their current status and shares two in-game videos

Posted by Zanboo on Apr 12th, 2008

The last few weeks have been a period of change here at RnL with the team joining up with Blackened Interactive, the makers of Project Valkyrie and Front Line Force which for us means a big step in the
direction of getting the final assets together for an initial release. For a long time we have been lacking the man power in critical areas of development and it's looking like the drought might finally be over.

Lately we have been working on improving some of the maps with Come Du Mont getting some polishing touches added and Stefan picking up Carentan Causeway again after a while off. Work has also been started on an OB port of the code base, which won't feature in the initial release but will be included in a later update.

Finally, we have some videos of the Thompson and MP40 in action we would like to share with you, please bear in mind that these are still work in progress!






 

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Henley Staff
Henley Apr 13 2008, 12:47am says:

wow thats looking really finished atm. Im not sure what you have left to do, but its looking good.

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M@ty
M@ty Apr 13 2008, 5:23am replied:

Aye its looking good; almost there! Loving the weapons in particular!

I'd like to hear more ambient sounds I guess, birds twittering is nice... but this is the Second World War, a nice background war noise on top would be nice =]. The lighting is also a bit plain; but this ain't finished so errr I'll shut up now =X.

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[GE]Specialist
[GE]Specialist Apr 13 2008, 1:38am says:

WOW! Can't wait for this, and Darkest Hour.

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FJS
FJS Apr 13 2008, 1:45am says:

Hey, great videos! I cant still waiting for this!

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vfn4i83
vfn4i83 Apr 13 2008, 1:56am says:

Like the custom animation, and weapons handling and shooting, they're good.

Keep up the good work

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Henley Staff
Henley Apr 13 2008, 2:09am says:

if u put in door breaching ill love u forever

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Jackal110369
Jackal110369 Apr 13 2008, 12:21pm replied:

Door breaching tool back in WW2 = Mark19 "Right Foot"

i.e. there was no door breaching tool.

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Henley Staff
Henley Apr 14 2008, 10:55am replied:

notice how i never implied there was a tool? Door breaching dose not mean "using a tool to enter a door" it means

"v. breached, breach·ing, breach·es

v. tr.

1. To make a hole or gap in; break through.
2. To break or violate (an agreement, for example)."

so what I was referring too was the act or action of breaking a door using force ala kick or right foot.

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mjnowak
mjnowak Apr 13 2008, 2:20am says:

wow awesome work cant wait!!

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origin93
origin93 Apr 13 2008, 2:45am says:

I like the graphics

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Plinkotink
Plinkotink Apr 13 2008, 2:53am says:

very nice

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Varsity
Varsity Apr 13 2008, 3:36am says:

The weapons animation is second to none - even including professional games. I've never seen anything quite like it! :-)

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SinKing
SinKing Apr 13 2008, 4:11am says:

About time for an update from you guys. I already forgot about R'nL, even though it used to be a mod, which I fillowed with great interest? Did you lose your Pr-guy, or what happened?

I would have liked to see some of the more innovative aspects of your game in these films, but have to agree that everyting looks supergood. There are few times in video games, I see a sewage canal that actually resembles one and isn't two meters wide and one high. Bad idea getting stuck in there...

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awesomepossum
awesomepossum Apr 13 2008, 4:34am says:

Fantastic work, Looks like a fully polished professional game!

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BRKNnode
BRKNnode Apr 13 2008, 4:50am says:

Wow....Im stunned...at the beauty of it...
:D you've got me as a player (and I dont even like most WW2 games/mods)

but this is something else this is a gem of WW2 mod :D
it looks well polished and those animations...are just wow!

amazing.

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Otreum
Otreum Apr 13 2008, 5:42am says:

This is looking really nice, reminds me of Call of duty 4 with the player perspective bobbing. Good work :)

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RogerRamjet
RogerRamjet Apr 13 2008, 6:31am says:

Excellent work guys, the animations, textures and general look of the whole mod is quality. :: ViVa La Resistance! ::

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kinesis916
kinesis916 Apr 13 2008, 7:05am says:

I like it. But then I have always liked WWII games. I don't think there is much more I can say that hasn't already been said.

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Betelgeuze
Betelgeuze Apr 13 2008, 8:14am says:

Nice updates, been waiting for news for some time now.
I hope we get to see more updates soon.

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Aeneas2020
Aeneas2020 Apr 13 2008, 8:21am says:

looks good guys nice to see both DH and RnL sharing the front page...keep up the good work you always have our support!

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barronofhellion
barronofhellion Apr 13 2008, 9:41am says:

Wow i was just saying to myself that theres no good mods to look forward to anymore... i was wrong ! this could be the DoD killer, sofar its looking great...

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Kane_Evolution
Kane_Evolution Apr 13 2008, 10:42am says:

If you add a door kick animation where you can literally kick down a door (off hinges!!!!) that would be sooo cool

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Taunzor
Taunzor Apr 13 2008, 11:36am says:

Jesus Christ on a pogo stick!!! This is awesome!

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adcornell187
adcornell187 Apr 13 2008, 1:08pm says:

Holy hell this mod looks sick gonna be a great one.

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NullSoldier
NullSoldier Apr 13 2008, 2:39pm says:

You guys disapeared for the longest time, but im glad your back. It's looking really good at this point and i'll point out the things that I want to see in the game that I hope you guys haven't forgotten about, some of wish are just my wants and not really specified by you guys but I still think would be awesome feature wise. Of course feature-creep is always a bad thing.

* No map, you have to hold a map out to actually find out where your going.
* All voicechat is only transmitted to those within a certain distance around you while it gets quieter the farther a person is. Only radiomen can communicate between each other long distances (would be awesome... but seems like it would take a bit of tweaking to get functional)
* Emphasize teamwork!

I've still got your mod on watch.

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Zanboo Author
Zanboo Apr 13 2008, 3:00pm replied:

There's a good possibility both those features are in ;)

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Elando
Elando Apr 13 2008, 3:42pm says:

Hell this looks amazing. This could even rival Medal of honor and Call of duty.

I'd pay good money to buy this if it was a real game but since its a free mod thats even better. :D

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Grievous77
Grievous77 Apr 13 2008, 4:44pm says:

amazing stuff guys!

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enjdusan
enjdusan Apr 13 2008, 5:40pm says:

Good job, it looks like CoD... dont stone me to death :)
Just kidding, im really looking forward to this mod.

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geewhiz
geewhiz Apr 13 2008, 6:18pm says:

i thought this mod was dead but alas, its still here and its lookin awesome.

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killer445
killer445 Apr 14 2008, 1:21pm says:

fukin sweeeeeeeeeeeet when is the release! neeed to play mod neeedd tooo play mod!!

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Johnny_Phalapagis
Johnny_Phalapagis Apr 14 2008, 1:37pm says:

really lovely guys, but ww2 is so meeeeeeeeeeeeeh. i suggest you add some aliens or zombies into the mix

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arto100
arto100 Apr 14 2008, 4:10pm replied:

I hope your joking

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Henley Staff
Henley Apr 14 2008, 8:32pm replied:

thats just..... silly

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tr1ckst3r
tr1ckst3r Apr 14 2008, 10:07pm says:

only thing that was bothering me was the crawl speed
is that regular? it just seemed a little fast to me

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killer445
killer445 Apr 15 2008, 11:50am says:

both r@l and dh are amazing, im expecting tis to be released soon. i saw the sling on the Thompson when u were reloading, i dont even see that in GAMES (not mods) such as brothers in arms or red orchestra

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Stephanov
Stephanov Apr 16 2008, 1:14pm says:

i can already see from the little movies that this is gonna be awesome.

keep up the good work!

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Ehrlichmann
Ehrlichmann Apr 24 2008, 9:15pm says:

This mod looks amazing keep up the good work.

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MomoJak00
MomoJak00 Apr 26 2008, 10:39pm says:

Lord-in-Heaven, those are good animations.

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