The Best Modern Combat Simulation in RTS

Have you ever wanted the experience of WiC in a modern setting with all of your favorite vehicles and equipment?

The World in Conflict: Modern Warfare Mod focuses on combined arms warfare in the modern realm. Detailed new mechanics and new units add increased levels of realism in gameplay and encourages teamwork through networked battlefield elements.

Main Features (Outdated list)

  • Latest modern vehicles and weaponry
  • Intensified & Improved visual effects
  • Fire Direction Center and infantry's ability to call for fire from support's MLRS artilleries.
  • Joint Terminal Attack Controller (JTAC) permits infantry to lase targets and provide terminal guidance for supported guided munitions.
  • Flying aircraft units (non-playable) on station to provide air support for in-game players. JTAC infantry can call for air support from overflying aircraft.
  • Improved infantry combat and enhanced anti-tank attack options for infantry.
  • Increased realism for armor, with enhanced details for Main Battle Tanks and Infantry Fighting Vehicles providing support.
  • Challenging, but rewarding gameplay for attack helicopters, combined with heavy firepower on attack options.
  • Launch ballistic missiles & cruise missiles using TA purchased launchers.
  • Integrated Air & Missile Defense with Patriot, Iron Dome and S-300 systems providing defense from enemy ballistic missiles, rocket artillery and air attacks.

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MW Mod 5.1 Release

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Modern Warfare Mod Version 5.1

Build 8253 (code-named Starlord)

Highlights of new features in 5.1:

  • Addition of Infantry Mortar Team for light fire support.
  • 2S7 Pion heavy artillery (REDFOR) now uses FLINT projectile system.
  • Return of the P-800 Oniks (Yakhont/Brahmos) (used to be in legacy MW Mod 2.0 Beta) to game as REDFOR's Supersonic Cruise Missile Launcher, this time using FLINT missile system to model the missile in its full glory!
  • First release of the IAMD Battle Command System (IBCS) in game for BLUEFOR's missile defense network interlinking sensors, shooters and C2 units. Written in Python, the IBCS Command & Control (C2) runs its own virtual machine inside WiC, providing basic routines for interpreter and dispatcher.
  • Addition of Indirect Fire Protection Capability (IFPC) Multi-Mission Launcher (MML) as a new Medium SAM unit for BLUEFOR side, using the IBCS C2 network.
  • New model for S-400 launchers.
  • Various updates and improvements to gameplay.

NOTE: This mod requires your World in Conflict to be patched to the latest version ( / Update 11). or it will not work. If you purchased WiC via online distribution (i.e. Steam), your game should already be updated to the latest version. Otherwise, download the latest patches here:


Choose which type of install you would like to do. Please note that the installer is only compatible with Windows Vista, 7, 8 and Windows 10. Not Windows XP.

Download Installer from ModDB:

Download Installer from WiC MW Mod Mirror:

This is a full version of the mod. Even if you don't have the mod at all this will install it as the current version. If you do have a previous version, it will update you to the current version.


New map pack has been released since Mod version 5.0. Please update your map pack by using the installer download link below. Simply run the installer, it'll overwrite the old files and update you to the latest version.

System Requirements

Due to the increasing complexity in the simulation of missiles, aircraft, artillery, and more- Modern Warfare Mod requires a higher-end system than specified on the original World in Conflict system requirements.

At minimum, your system (including video card) must maintain 30 frames per second or higher, and 40fps or higher is recommended for a good gameplay experience. Below 30 fps, numerous homing projectiles may miss their targets or fail to perform altogether. Try lowering your graphics settings if you cannot achieve enough frame rate.

Multiplayer is NOT required to enjoy the mod. If you'd like to play solo (setup skirmish matches with bots), simply click "PLAY SOLO" under "SETUP GAME" menu option. If however, you'd like to play multiplayer online (with a friend etc), please see below.

Important Update Regarding Multiplayer:

Ubisoft Massive has shutdown the Massgate multiplayer system in December 2015 -- this means that people could only play the mod through LAN or skirmish matches against bots.

Since then, tenerifs, Nukem and HouseBee have been working hard to resurrect the Massgate system back into service using community-made patch to World in Conflict. Visit to download the new community-made patch to World in Conflict -- you can now play multiplayer using the Massgate system again.

MW Mod has been fully tested for compatibility with, through cooperation with developers. You can host your game session and invite friends through the system! The only minor caveat is, clients may receive "maps not installed" warning message even if they have the proper maps -- this is a known bug and can be safely ignored if you have all of the proper maps.

For details on how to host a game with your friends or other MW Mod players, please see: Understanding Multiplayer for WiC MW Mod.

Lastly, dedicated servers (wic_ds) for Modern Warfare Mod are now technically feasible (thanks to Nukem). More information is at

To find other MW Mod players, please join our Steam group !

Firstly, here are some lists that may be useful:

Complete development change log follows.

Change Log 5.1 Build 8253 (codename: Starlord)

Last updated October 1, 2018

  • (anhCheats): Updated anhViewer GUI tool for MW Mod users
  • (UI): Updated contributors under CREDITS section

  • (BLUEFOR) M142 HIMARS: unit has been moved over to Support role panel. Infantry role can still purchase this unit; simply select Support panel (out-of-role) and you can still buy the unit at the same discounted rate as before.

  • Infantry Fire Team: reduced out-of-role price
  • (REDFOR) S1 Gvozdika: unit removed
  • (BLUEFOR) M113 mortar carrier: unit removed

  • (all factions) **New Unit!** Mortar Team
    • infantry mortar crew to provide light mortar barrage fire
    • offensive ability: "Fire at will" will automatically engage any enemy infantry in range
    • Mortar fire can be engaged by C-RAM assets
    • **Maximum limit of 3 units per player
    • **Note: animation for mortar is not provided -- currently using AT-4/RPG soldier as stand-in model

  • (BLUEFOR) Transport Aircraft (MV-22B): reduced price
  • (BLUEFOR) AH-64E Apache with SALH guided missiles & AH-1 Cobra: reduced price to 1501

  • (REDFOR) 2S7M Malka (Pion) - Mobile Howitzer
    • Now uses FLINT; rate of fire 2.5 rnds/min
    • Variable muzzle velocity - script chooses amount of propellant charge depending on distance required. Maximum muzzle velocity is around ~2.5 Mach
    • Artillery fire can be engaged by C-RAM and Iron Dome
    • Reduced price to 650 reinforcement points
    • **Maximum limit of 4 units per player. Any units in excess of 3 will refuse to function, until your unit count is down to 4 or less.

  • (REDFOR) Tor M1: updated launch / command guidance acquisition timing
  • (REDFOR) Pantsir S1: will now engage MLRS rockets and low flying cruise missiles with 57E6 SAM

  • (BLUEFOR) FGM-148 Javelin infantry ATGM:
    • maximum range of fire increased to 2.5 km scaled (from 2km)
    • top-attack maneuver: use last known inertial state when seeker loses lock while pitching up
    • fixed a bug where sometimes ATGM soldier gets unlimited ammo
    • ammo is 4 missiles per fire team before reload
    • minimum safe arming distance: warhead won't arm until 1 second after launch
  • (REDFOR) 9M119M Refleks ATGM: fixed a bug where missile fired from player-owned T-80UM did not return score
  • (BLUEFOR) Stryker TOW: reduced price to 601 (from 650).
  • (BLUEFOR) NLOS Missile Launcher: TA price reduced to 12 TA for Inf+Support, 15 TA for Armor+Air

  • (FLINT) AIM-120C-7:
    • new algorithms for mid-course guidance and loft shot
    • missile will now lock-on before launch up to 6.5km away from target
  • (FLINT) EXFLINT version 5.1.1:
    • missile orientation rendering is indexed to refresh rate
    • Command to Line of Sight (CLOS) guidance: improved handling of low LOS rate situation (target coming directly at you)
    • IR/EO Homing Seekers: improved IR countermeasure effectiveness against IR homing seekers
    • improved DPICM/sub-munitions area of effect
    • updated boost flight profile
    • reduced TA price to 22
  • (JTDS) Combat Air Patrol (CAP) flights:
    • BLUEFOR air-to-air engagement datalink: Forward F-22 (or F-18) detecting enemy targets will now uplink track to all other F-22s via data link -- maximize BVR shots with AIM-120.
    • fighter aircraft radars will now ignore (filter out) helicopters flying at very low altitudes at distances greater than 4.5km scaled (450wm)
  • JTDS: fixed a friendly-fire bug where AI player lases own team's infantry occupying a building
  • JTDS: improved AI's use of infrared countermeasures against IR guided missiles

  • (art team):
    • new heavy SAM detonation fx
    • cruise missiles & JDAM hiteffect: generate post effects, ground craters
    • new animation render for following ATGM: 9M114, 9M119M, 9M120, 9M133
  • (Maps) do_Studio: Fixed crash on loading.
  • (Maps) do_Seaside: reverted deploy area masks (spawn zones) back to vanilla
  • (Script Events) Shortened length and lowered volume on RED->BLUE missile raid siren

  • (REDFOR) Kornet-E, Refleks, Konkurs ATGMs: units in vicinity will engage different targets instead of all firing at the same target
  • (REDFOR) BM-21: improved targeting algorithm
  • (REDFOR) OPFOR Shahab-3 and DPRK Hwasong7 MRBM launchers: exploding launcher will now destroy or damage enemy units within vicinity.

  • (PredictorFCS): Fixed quadratic equation for leading target: Time to Intercept = (-b - √(b² - 4ac))/(2a)

  • (REDFOR) **New Unit!!** Supersonic Cruise Missile Launcher
    • Available in the tactical aid menu: Airdrops a K-300P Bastion transport erector launcher (TEL) with P-800 Yakhont/Oniks supersonic cruise missile.
    • Missile reaches up to Mach 2.5 at high altitude, Mach 2.1 at low altitude
    • Extremely fast -- arrives anywhere on the map within 38 seconds or less.
  • (REDFOR) S-400 SAM:
    • (art team) new S-400 TEL model
    • (mfc team) 48N6: new algo for trajectory optimizations
    • FCR: increased output power for SARH illumination
    • self.EquipRegister(), self.ExceptionRadar: fixed race condition causing IADS to deadlock
    • NCTR_Track_Initiate(): 91N6 radar continues target interrogation and TACAIR evaluation even when 30N6 FU radars are not tracking the target

  • (BLUEFOR) **New Unit!!** Medium SAM - Indirect Fire Protection Capability (IFPC) Inc 2-I
    • Multi Mission Launcher (MML) available as "Medium SAM" unit. All roles may purchase -- unit is listed under Armor role's reinforcement panel.
    • **Note: Must switch "on" the unit by enabling Defensive Ability; otherwise, unit won't function.
    • Unit joins IAMD Battle Comamnd System (IBCS) network and receives aircraft (AIR), rocket-artillery-mortar (RAM), precision guided munition (PGM) and cruise missile (CM) tracks from Heavy SAM radars in game.
    • Radar from support player's Heavy SAM unit must be present in game for the unit to operate. If you do not have any players in game, add a Support AI (bot) player -- AI support bots will provide radars.
    • Launches AIM-9X for air defense, Tamir (Iron Dome) for C-RAM
      • Loadout: 10x AIM-9X and 5x Tamir missiles (Iron Dome)
    • IBCS provides track prioritization and engagement deconfliction between IFPC and Patriot launchers sitting on the net.
    • Unit can be air transported by Mobile FARP Helicopter.

  • (BLUEFOR) Integrated Air & Missile Defense (IAMD) Battle Command System (IBCS) 9.0:
    • Phasing out Patriot IADS: Now replaced by IAMD Battle Command System (IBCS) going forward, starting with this version:
      • First complete implementation of simulating the Army IAMD network ( in World in Conflict
      • Adds support for IFPC Inc 2-I MML SAM -- integration with frontline SHORAD firing AIM-9X
      • Existing Patriot systems (launchers and radars) connect to IBCS as nodes
      • Lot of work on command & control (C2) - Python virtual machine running inside WiC to simulate IBCS (see Adjunct Processor notes below)
    • Adjunct Processor (AP): Python virtual machine interpreter in WiC for IBCS command & control:
      • Minimum boot image (MBI), aka 'system bootstrap' triggered by game during ShooterBase.Aim()
      • init program added and separated to its own namespace: first to run during boot
      • Former legacy Patriot Weapons Control Computer (WCC) code is being removed and replaced by the following infrastructure:
        1. ibcs_kernel.ap_init_vm, _isr: class for preemptive scheduling of IBCS routines and IFCnet hosted applications. simulates concept of interrupts and context switching between running processes
        2. ibcs_kernel.instruction_pointer, run(): program counter for stack machine operations
        3. ap_init._init(): first process during system startup - has unrestricted access to EX3D game at 120 Hz refresh rate and runs sysadmin_vm. Halting init causes adjunct processor and the entire base class (whole virtual machine) to reset (calls _panic() )
        4. sysadmin_vm: basic input/output after ap_init, interacts with exflint and all other classes. all player inputs from game go to sysadmin I/O
        5. root_lxc: IBCS root container; call everything from global context
        6. root_lxc: MC_Exceptions_Filter(): unfiltered exceptions will kill ap_init to prevent game issues, invoking _panic() for system reset
        7. root_lxc.ap_vm: adjunct processor (AP) control-planes by connected wicg.Player objects (engagement operation centers (EOCs) / C2 nodes)
        8. root_lxc.ap_vm->_rdpd, _ecpd: radar data processor (rdp) and engagement control processor (ecp) for IBCS sector scanners and tracking radars
        9. root_lxc.ifcn->_lseq: IFCnet launch sequencer (lseq) for Patriot and THAAD launchers
        10. ifcn_vm.ifcn->_lseq, _rdpd: IFCN relays (IFPC MML, foreign units, etc -- anything not Patriot or THAAD -- "I sense, you shoot" hand-off)
        11. _lxc.[50-100]_vm: future use - IFCnet hosted applications, deploys from root_lxc (e.g. eoc_lxc_u for track monitor, jfsn_cfire for counterfire radars)
        12. ifcn_vm.stm: Specific transmission module (STM) - unified messaging protocol for interworking with other ShooterBase modules (e.g. JFSN fire support channel) encodes X/Z coordinates into float32 and transmits by altering wicg.Unit.UnitExperience value; Modulation scheme for determining request time and request expiry
    • Beta: Console message streaming (runs in ap_init at 120 fps) for native print directly onto client game screen
      • bypasses network chat messages, however wicg.Player.ChatMessage is still used for non master AP node owners (other connected players with further Patriot FUs)
      • **Note: console msg streaming is an ongoing work in progress -- may not work very well on online multiplayer
    • One player's radar is now elected as master AP node to function as the primary command & control (C2) node (called the "EOC Gateway") for the entire team's air defense network. Only this unit will make all of the engagement decisions -- all other radar nodes will only provide sensor input (search and track states) but no longer make engagement/C2 decisions. If the elected AP radar node is killed or turned off (placed into hold-fire), radar & engagement status namespaces are transparently copied over to the next available running radar, via stateful switchover (SSO).

    • Engagement Control Processor (ECP loop):
      • Updated mid-course guidance and tracking algorithm for CM (cruise missile) targets
      • ECP moving to unified IBCS guidance uplink & downlink messages when generating mid-course updates for outbound missiles:
      • Common guidance messages for compatibility between Iron Dome, THAAD (future), Patriot and AIM-9X.
    • Radar Data Processor (RDP):
      • "Search While Track" (SWT) replacing Track-While-Scan (TWS) loop -- In previous versions, radars continuously ran search loop (SectorScan), and during each search iteration, every target track in detection bin is updated, thus doing "tracking during searching" or "track-while-scan (TWS)". This method has been deprecated and is now replaced by Search While Track (SWT): new tracking loop provides continuous polling of all tracks in the SWT bin in its own dedicated function, while remaining xmit/rcvs run SectorScan separately. No longer relies on radar search / sweep patterns to update tracks.

      • ARM (anti-radiation missile) target recognition improved. Player will now hear alarm only when the AI *really* thinks the player-owned radar is under attack.
      • PAC-3 may be used when engaging fast moving CM/PGM/ARM targets
      • Added support for tracking mortar shells

      • NCTR_TrackInitiate(): improved non-cooperative target (NCT) recognition
      • ap_init.rdpd(), rdpd.wcc->AddTarget(): mc_list_track no longer used to create tracks, now using wicg.Units instead
      • ecl.__id__: radar track numbering now uses
      • ecl.__id__, __iter__: fixed game memory leak caused by radar tracks
      • ecl.__delitem__,__getitem__: improved memory footprint and recycling in instance
    • Launch Sequencer (LSEQ):
      • now tries to pick the launch station (LS) with best possible kinematics against CM and ARM targets
      • mc_ls_reload_time: fixed "reload 0.1 second" display bug
      • LSEQ now uses common methods for both Patriot and non-Patriot missiles. Non-Patriot missiles are controlled from IFCN Relay (ifcn_vm) namespace.
    • NATO Fire Control Radar - RDP Monitor Client:
      • When using the NATO Fire Control Radar (MEADS) unit, radar data processor (RDP) track monitor client application is launched. The track monitor will print the top 6 tracks to the console owner and tabulate them as follows:
        • TRK: track number
        • MA: missiles away - # of missiles enroute to target track
        • SWT: search-while-track (SWT) update transmission -- time since track was updated by track beam. If missiles are away, this also indicates time since last uplink/downlink messages are exchanged with the missile (mid-course update)
        • TGO: time to go -- estimated time to go (in seconds) until intercept. If an active seeker missile has gone terminal and acquired the target on its own, "AC" is displayed to indicate target acquisition.
        • TLL: time to last launch - estimated time left (in seconds) to fire interceptors before the target breaches protected asset. When TLL goes negative, the target will have breached the protected zone by the time interceptors arrive.
        • THRT: threat classification -- classifies track as follows:
          1. UNK: unknown aircraft / radar is analyzing and will determine whether the target is threatening
          2. AIR: aircraft deemed hostile
          3. NCT: non-cooperative target (unable to IFF -- aircraft not cooperating)
          4. CM: cruise missile
          5. PGM: precision guided munition
          6. ARM: anti-radiation missile
          7. RAM: rocket-artillery-mortar
          8. SRBM: short range ballistic missile
          9. MRBM: medium range ballistic missile
          10. IRBM: intermediate range ballistic missile
        • To the right of THRT column:
          • if the target track is directly threatening an IBCS C2 or sensor node (e.g. radar), "SDT" will be displayed to indicate Self-Defense Threat. SDT marked tracks will receive high-priority treatment during engagement.
          • When an outbound missile requests illumination waveform, "SARH" will be displayed to indicate that track is being illuminated for Semi-Active Radar Homing.

Air Role Guide - Part III: Attack Helicopters for Experts

Air Role Guide - Part III: Attack Helicopters for Experts

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In this tutorial we will go over how to play the Expert Attack Helicopters. This is the tutorial that pro air players will want to read.

Air Role Guide - Part II: Surviving from SAMs

Air Role Guide - Part II: Surviving from SAMs

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Air defenses have gotten extremely tougher to keep air power in check no matter where you go. To survive in such lethal environment, it is important for...

Air Role Guide - Part I: The Basics

Air Role Guide - Part I: The Basics

Other Tutorial 11 comments

Playing Air in MW Mod requires you to think and act like a sniper, rather than as white knight of the skies trying to save your teammates on the ground...

Support Role Guide - Part II: Air Defense Strategies

Support Role Guide - Part II: Air Defense Strategies

Other Tutorial 5 comments

Previously in WiC and older versions of our mod, a support player's air defense mission was always to try to "contain" air activity and always react to...

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MW Mod 5.1 Installer (Uploaded 10/1/2018)

MW Mod 5.1 Installer (Uploaded 10/1/2018)

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This is the installer/updater for the latest version of Modern Warfare Mod. It requires Windows Vista, 7, 8 or 10.

MW Mod 5.1 Manual Install (Uploaded 10/1/2018)

MW Mod 5.1 Manual Install (Uploaded 10/1/2018)

Full Version 14 comments

These are the files required to do a manual install of the mod. To manually install, the "Modern Warfare" folder inside the downloaded zip file MUST go...

Modern Warfare Mod Maps (for 5.0 and onwards)

Modern Warfare Mod Maps (for 5.0 and onwards)

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This is the map pack for the mod, containing several maps exclusive to Modern Warfare Mod.

Recommended WiC Settings: Unlocking Camera Freedom

Recommended WiC Settings: Unlocking Camera Freedom

Plugin 11 comments

For those of you who are not aware of camerafreedom, it's recommended that you use it. Open the attached zip file and unpack the 'wicautoexec.txt' file...

Flexible Interceptor (FLINT) 2.0 Presentation

Flexible Interceptor (FLINT) 2.0 Presentation

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A technical presentation about FLINT missile simulation engine used by WiC MW Mod. This presentation is geared toward indie game developers and modders...

WIC: Modern Warfare Mod 2 for Vista/7 (Release Candidate 1)

WIC: Modern Warfare Mod 2 for Vista/7 (Release Candidate 1)

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Modern Warfare Mod brings World in Conflict from the Cold War into the Modern Age. It also ups the ante on realism and authenticity in every role –...

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Hey, I wrote an obscenely long list of suggestions and some possible bugs in the forum, hopefully some of it is worth implementing/changing. Thanks for the continued support!

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blahdy Creator

Current state of the MW Mod:

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blahdy could you include china as a faction?

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Hi, I really like your mod it's really well done, I would just like to ask you a technical question, I've seen you've modified infantry models so I assume in some way you managed to modify the .mrb files, if you could share with me how you did it I would much appreciate because I'm trying to make my own mod.

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blahdy Creator

You can save a modified mrb by using "Export MRB" from File menu. It will give you warning, but you can ignore it.

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thanks, but it won't let me, what i meant is that i haven't found a way to convert .mrb to .lwo to modify it

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Are there any consideration for including or updating newer artillery units into new mods? Will the new Alternative Warhead be added BLUEFOR MLRS and HIMARS? Are you considering adding field artillery to the game?

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blahdy Creator

Yes. Field artilleries are a bit pain in terms of animation; but having tube-based artillery into JFSN would be nice.

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Could you replace the Iranian Medium range ballistic missile with propellant is liquid no3/udmh please let me know what you think

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Yeah I can see animation being an issue. How about adding new ammunition for artillery for BLUEFOR? Such as cluster munitions for the K9 Thunder, or an option for airburst shells for MLRS and conventional artillery?

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