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It's a pure Dogfight map, without infantry mode ! Many planes and helicopters on a very realistic terrain since realized from DEM data and orthophotos texturing.

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Hello guys,

Something you have probably noticed is that, with Bf2 mod, there is very few maps, especially focused on aerial combat, so I thought it would be useful to create an extra, very wide, but, this time, with a huge mountainous landscape:

in fact, the presence of a strongly accentuated relief greatly improves the quality of the piloting by the fact that it's much easier to orient itself spatially during the intense phases of Fight ! For this, I used a set of Dem Data as well as a large aerial photo of the concerned region : finally, the map is 4 km by side and is surrounded by secondary terrains of the same origin and size: The whole is therefore 12 x 12 km; The whole textured in the same way, in maximum quality: which explains the weight of the final zip file........:

the view is increased to 3 km and the summits of the mountains rise to more than 2145 meters: under these conditions, the dogfight experience become Fairly impressive:


And, for an even closer experience of reality, I strongly advise you to use the Kestrel app of FreeTrack Project: BF2FreeLook v1.1


Thus, the cockpit view becomes panoramic and makes it easier to follow the positions of the opponents: immersion in the game is then greatly improved.

For better visibility, the video below was realized without HUD, which is not advisable in game: see rather ....

Note that for players interested in multiplayer, the map is now playable, online, on the Lost-soldiers server: BF2.LOST-SOLDIERS.ORG:17002

Lost-soldiers.org

If you have any questions do not hesitate !

thanks

cataly63

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Anthony817 Online
Anthony817

Like I said on BFSinglplayer forums, we sure would love to have you make a nice map for us of North or South Korea!

Top tier work, and it doesn't get more realistic than this!

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Hello Anthony817,

If you try it, you will see that the map is only realistic plane view: therefore I doubt that it would be useful for your mod.

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zReclaimer

Exactly! I always thought that BF2 could use more maps focused on air to air combat!

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Estor_

Literally a map i will never play lol

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Bot support?

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cataly63

That's it !

The map has been uploaded but is still awaiting approval by the admins; And, yes, there is a bot support; But only in vehicles, all aerial: nothing like infantry since no navmesh

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cataly63

Perfect, it did not take too long !
from now on, you can download the map here;

Moddb.com

And after checking it works on Bf2 patch 1.41 and 1.50, windows xp, 7 and 10. Therefore, there should not be too much problem

Anyway, i wish you good flight, guys !!

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Hello Guest!

Another version of this map exists, with infantry and vehicles: its name: MountainsConvoyAirAttack; And as the name suggests, it is still a map for aviation, but this time with ground attack of AI armored convoys: quite amusing! I have to finalize details before upload .......

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If you wish, you can find more information here ...

Battlefieldsingleplayer.com

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Note that for players interested in multiplayer, the map is now playable, online, on the Lost-soldiers server: BF2.LOST-SOLDIERS.ORG:17002

have fun !

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sorry, at this time, the server is closed and replaced by that of Mountains dogfight extended !

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