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Armored Warfare’s open test shifted by 12 hours

In order to sneak in some stability updates for Armored Warfare’s OPEN stress test the time has been pushed back slightly.  Remember this is an open test. If you have not had access to the early access or alpha testing in Armored Warfare it doesn’t matter, you can still help by playing the game during the following times: Test Beginning: EU server – Thursday 24.9.2015, 20:00 CEST NA server – Thursday 09/24/2015, 11:00 PDT Test End:...

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Obsidian’s Rich Taylor answers more questions about Armored Warfare

Obsidian’s chief developer of Armored Warfare recently answered fan submitted questions. I was able to to review a lot of the raw footage since Armored Talk had questions answered as well. It doesn’t look like the Armored Warfare portal is going to show one of the interview videos but instead paraphrase Rich’s answers. Josh Morris, the Senior Producer of Armored Warfare, was actually the one interviewing Rich. Not everything from that interview can be made into...

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Open stress test for Armored Warfare on September 24th and 25th, 2015

There were hints this was coming, and now if you are lost after the last early access test you have another way of playing Armored Warfare! An open to anyone stress test this Thursday and Friday! Fire up those computers!!! One key element to entice you: keep your progress from early access (so you are not starting out at tier 1 again, at least for the stress test) Progress will however carry over from the...

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Armored Warfare PTS gets an update for all those lost souls

Are you feeling lost now that early access is over in Armored Warfare? Don’t know what to do or where to go? Maybe jump on the public test server (PTS) if you had early access to testing. The 0.9 update has been applied to the server and forms the basis for what open beta will be like in Armored Warfare. Some of the changes to the interface mentioned below I’ve already done screenshots on in the last...

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New Armored Warfare vehicle stats and bonus screens, plus reserving a name is available for FP owners

First a public service announcements for all Armored Warfare founder’s pack owners: You can now change your screen name by going to your profile section for Armored Warfare on My.com. Secondly, since that is just too short of a post, I have some screenshots of the new vehicle stats and armor effectiveness interface. These go along with a lot of the other 0.9 screenshots coming to the open beta version of Armored Warfare. Armored Warfare...

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Enemies of Armored Warfare: PLM (Project Liberty Militia)

Periodically we have had glimpses into the lore or story of Armored Warfare. The surroundings take place in the future and you as the player are in control of a private military contractor (PMC). This is one of the reasons why you buy your vehicles from Armored Warfare dealers that act as the technology tree in the game. Today the portal shares a little about one of the enemy PMCs players will fight against in the...

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Clan logos, training room, mobile app, guide, sounds, etc. in answers from Armored Warfare developers

Perusing the Russian Armored Warfare: Project Armata site brings even more answers from developers. This week has been full of Armored Warfare developer news. While this comes from the Russian site it should mostly apply to Armored Warfare in the NA and EU markets too. Note: the translations are a bit rough having gone through online translators. I have a few readers who translate content for me, but sometimes there just isn’t time before I get a...

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Armored Warfare 0.9 images of damage panel, Reactor map, player reporting, PvE, and bases

Armored Warfare’s 0.9 patch brings some balance changes and polish to the game . This version will likely form the basis for what open beta will be on the NA and EU servers. I was able to jump in a few games on an Armored warfare 0.9 server. Below are a few more screenshots beyond the decal and camouflage store images I shared before. Damage panels in Armored Warfare One of the changes in the 0.9 patch of Armored Warfare...

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Play those high tier vehicles this weekend!!!

So you were not able to play long enough in early access to see if you like some of the tier 8 vehicles? Well, be sure to jump into Armored Warfare this weekend to see which one suits you best. It’s been a long, winding road through the Early Access stage. To celebrate its ending in style, we are offering each Early Access participant a chance to test high tier vehicles in Armored Warfare! On...

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Rich Taylor (RedFox) Armored Warfare Developer Q&A

A nice series of questions and answers from Obsidian’s Rich Taylor. Rich is also known as RedFox and is the lead developer and project director for Armored Warfare at Obsidian Entertainment. The video series is an interesting change from posting the Q&As on the portal or in the forums. Developer Q&A – Part 1 Players wanting better quality engine sounds will really like the first answer. Same with the better lighting, textures and “dynamic dirt”...