Hey 55th Reg,
I just wanted to let you know that we will be hosting a Special Large Scale Organized Event
to celebrate the release of the 2.0 Update for Battle Cry of Freedom
! The event is set to take place on March 12th at 9:00 PM CET (3:00 PM EST)
. I would like to invite you and your Regiment to participate in the event
. We have a Max. Server Capacity of 750 players and our goal is to have as many poeple as possible on the server, so we would be glad to have you participate!
If you're interested
in participating please sign up using the link below
. This way, we'll have a better idea of how many players to expect and can prepare maps accordingly.Regiment Sign Up: https://forms.gle/WFRCVVoefbZwAB9W6Discord Event: https://discord.gg/battlecryoffreedom?event=1076510436700200990
If you are worried about your guys not owning the game, no worries, there is a Free Demo
which allows you to participate in the event AND the game will be on Sale from the 9th till the 16th of March
You can watch the official Announcement Teaser
and get all the details about the upcoming 2.0 Update
You can also check our Press Kit
, it has plenty of new Screenshots, Artwork and other information
For a quick overview
, here are some of the most significant features
included in the update:
: Players can now mount horses and even tow artillery across the battlefield for greater mobility.
- Graphic Overhaul
: The game's graphics receive a major upgrade, with improvements to terrain rendering, flora and grass shaders, and reworked post-processing effects for a stunning new look.
- Enhanced Performance
: The update delivers improved performance, particularly when there are many players on the screen.
: Players can now operate armored trains, steamboats, and wooden launches, providing new ways to traverse the battlefield.
- Dynamic Terrain
: The fully deformable terrain in the 2.0 Update allows artillery to leave craters in the ground, creating an ever-changing battlefield.
- Trench Warfare
: Engineers can now use shovels and pickaxes to dig trenches, adding a new level of strategy to the game.
- Refined Class System
: The class system has been reworked, offering distinct skills and abilities for each class to make gameplay more varied and dynamic.
- New Classes
: A variety of new character classes, such as the Chaplain and War Correspondent, are introduced to add depth to gameplay.
- Blood & Gore
: The 2.0 Update includes a free Blood & Gore DLC that adds a visceral touch to the game with realistic gore and blood.
- Brass Band Music
: Players can purchase the Brass Music DLC for access to the Brass Band, featuring instruments like the tuba, saxhorn, cornet, bass drum, and trombone.
- Expanded Weaponry
: A range of new weapons and artillery pieces are included in the update, offering more options for players to tailor their playstyle.
- Smarter AI
: The AI code has been entirely reworked to provide players with intelligent and challenging opponents.
- Original Soundtrack
: Players can purchase the game's original soundtrack, featuring 57 minutes of original music.
Thank you and hopefully see you at the Event!