BF2AUS News

The downloads section is where all the various releases of Australian Forces hang out.

The Latest Version Of Australian Forces is 1.01.

Version 1.01 - This is the latest version!
October 10th, 2006 9:30 pm

Version 1.01
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- Added: F89 Minimi
- Added: Gsid's added for maps
- Added: Highway Tampa map
- Added: Intro video
- Added: Kubaysah Cement Factory Night map
- Added: Night Vision Goggles
- Change: Ability to throw Ammo/Medipacks removed
- Change: Australian soldier face textures changed
- Change: Australian Spec Ops have M203 Grenade Launchers
- Change: Autocannon removed from F111
- Change: Bushmaster armour increased
- Change: Bushmaster less likely to roll
- Change: Carl Gustav/RPG-7 rocket speed/damage increased slightly
- Change: Client Overgrowth ViewDistance reduced on Battle for Termez
- Change: Client Overgrowth ViewDistance reduced on Kubaysah Cement Factory
- Change: Client Overgrowth ViewDistance reduced on Salh Al Abbah
- Change: Crosshairs removed from handweapons
- Change: Damage on Steyr F88 increased
- Change: Enemy nametags removed
- Change: F-111 handling improved
- Change: Grenade reload times increased
- Change: Hit direction replaced with red damage flash
- Change: Improved handling on Civilian pickup
- Change: Improved MRH-90 skin
- Change: Improved Steyr F88 models
- Change: Improved Stinger 3P Zoom animations
- Change: Improvement to Heavy Woodlands camo
- Change: In-vehicle ability radius decreased for Medics, Engineers and Support
- Change: M1A1 texture change
- Change: M1A1 turret turn speed increased
- Change: M4A1 model changed
- Change: M72/RPG-18 firing volume increased
- Change: M72/RPG-18 rocket speed/damage increased slightly
- Change: M72/RPG-18 rounds reduced to 1
- Change: Medikit and Ammo bag affect radius reduced
- Change: Mod made more compatible with Linux servers
- Change: MRH-90 rotor blur mesh raised
- Change: New AK sounds
- Change: New Browning HP sounds
- Change: New Carl Gustav sounds
- Change: New M4A1 sounds
- Change: New Steyr F88 sounds
- Change: New USP sounds
- Change: Recoil on Minimi F89 reduced
- Change: Recoil on Steyr F88 reduced
- Change: Steyr F88 sounds consolidated to conserve memory
- Change: Stinger/SA-7 rounds reduced to 1
- Change: Tiger-ARH rotor volume decreased
- Change: Vehicle drop added to Gulf Of Oman
- Change: Vehicle drop added to Kubra Dam
- Change: Vehicle drop added to Mashtuur_City
- Change: Vehicle drop added to Operation_Clean_Sweep
- Change: Vehicle drop added to Road_To_Jalalabad
- Change: Vehicles removed from Kubaysah Cement Factory map
- Change: Weapon damage increased by approximately 25%
- Change: Zoom readded to M72/RPG18
- Fix: ATV reverse speed lowered
- Fix: Carl Gustav 3P reload sound
- Fix: Change to M1A1 driver camera and HUD
- Fix: F-111 Pilot 1P cockpit appeared black on low settings
- Fix: Installer now creates shortcut on desktop
- Fix: Resolved EnvMap issue with Al Asad Night
- Fix: Resolved issue with Civilian Pickup appearing with 3 wheels
- Fix: Resolved issue with 'dump and burn' on F111
- Fix: Resolved player exit issue on F-111
- Fix: Resolved player exit issue on MEC Technical
- Fix: Resolved right rear wheel LOD displacement on Civilian pickup
- Fix: Stock map files recompressed
- Fix: Ticket bleed on Al Asad Airfield 32 player
- Fix: Vehicle drop crash on Kubaysah Cement Factory
- Fix: Vehicle drop crash on Salh Al Abbah
- Fix: Wrong wreck texture on Civilian pickup


Download mirrors:
Server Files:
Internode Mirror

Client Files:
Internode Mirror



Version 1.0
January 26th, 2006 4:30 pm
Version 1.0 contains numerous new vehicles, maps and weapons.

Version 1.0
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- Added: BF2AUS logo movie
- Added: Figjam intro movie
- Added: Item - Binoculars
- Added: Map - al Asad Airfield
- Added: Map - Battle for Termez
- Added: Map - Kubaysah Cement Factory
- Added: Map - Sahl Al Abbah
- Added: Vehicle - A Secret Vehicle
- Added: Vehicle - ASLAV-25
- Added: Vehicle - ASLAV-AD
- Added: Vehicle - ASLAV-PC
- Added: Vehicle - ATV 4x4
- Added: Vehicle - ATV 6x6
- Added: Vehicle - Bushmaster IMV
- Added: Vehicle - F-111
- Added: Vehicle - LRPV
- Added: Vehicle - M1A1 Abrams
- Added: Vehicle - MEC Technical
- Added: Vehicle - MRH-90
- Added: Vehicle - Pickup Truck
- Added: Vehicle - Tiger-ARH
- Added: Weapon - ADI F1 Grenade
- Added: Weapon - AK Bayonet
- Added: Weapon - Browning HP
- Added: Weapon - Carl Gustav 84mm Rocket Launcher
- Added: Weapon - FIM-92 Stinger Missile Launcher
- Added: Weapon - M4A1 with Elcan Scope
- Added: Weapon - M72 LAW
- Added: Weapon - RPG-18 Rocket Launcher
- Added: Weapon - RPG-7 Rocket Launcher
- Added: Weapon - SA-7 Grail Missile Launcher
- Added: Weapon - SR-98 Sniper Rifle
- Added: Weapon - Steyr F88C
- Added: Weapon - Steyr F88GL
- Added: Weapon - Steyr F88S
- Added: Weapon - Timed C4
- Added: Weapon - USP Tactical
- Change: Accuracy improved on hand weapons
- Change: Australian JSF F35 skin
- Change: Australian FA18 skin
- Change: Custom TextureAtlas
- Change: Engineers get repair points quicker
- Change: Grenades reduced to 2
- Change: Improved menus
- Change: Improved smoke grenades
- Change: M249 reskinned to look like F89 Minimi
- Change: Map - All Stock BF2 maps now contain new vehicles
- Change: New billboard artwork
- Change: New menu.bik and menu_login.bik movies
- Change: New menu_music.ogg ("Big Rock" by Kevin MacLeod).
- Change: Player sprint times increased
- Change: Removed grenades from Support kit
- Change: RIB speed increase
- Change: Transport helicopters mobility increased slightly
- Change: Vehicle drop reload time increased from 30 to 90 seconds
- Change: WASP armour increased


Download mirrors:
Internode Mirror
XGN Mirror (Registration Required)
Moddb.com Mirror
Modent.org Mirror (Registration Required)
FilePlanet Mirror (Registration Required)
GamersHell.com Mirror
Battlefield2.info Mirror
FileFront Mirror 
GameArena Mirror
Filesurge Mirror



Version 0.28 Hotfix - This version is now obsolete!
March 24th, 2006 10:30 am
Version 0.28 Hotfix makes the mod 100% compatible with the 1.3 patch. We are hard at work on version 0.3 with new weapons and vehicles, but the release of the 1.3 patch has meant we have had to release a new version to make sure people can still play the mod while they wait for the new release.

Version 0.28 Hotfix
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- Fix: Weapon/class menus and HUD altered due to 1.3 patch

Download mirrors:
 
Internode Games Network



Version 0.28 Client - This version is now obsolete!
March 24th, 2006 10:30 am
Version 0.28 makes the mod 100% compatible with the 1.21 patch. We are hard at work on version 0.3 with new weapons and vehicles, but the release of the 1.21 patch has meant we have had to release a new version to make sure people can still play the mod while they wait for the new release.

Version 0.28
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- Added: Standard localisation file for all languages
- Added: ASLAV skin
- Added: FA18 skin
- Change: New load banner art
- Change: Singleplayer bot names supplied by community
- Change: 1.21 compatibility changes
- Change: Default number of bots changed to 23
- Change: Conquest gamemode updated for 1.21
- Fix: Fixed crash upon loading multiple maps
- Fix: Weapon/class menus and HUD altered due to 1.21 patch
- Fix: Fixed DXT and Mipmap levels on various textures

NOTE: A standalone server version should be available in the coming week.

Download mirrors:
 
Internode Games Network
  Moddb.com
 
Adrenelan.com (UK & Europe) 



Version 0.25 Patch - This version is now obsolete!
  November 27th, 2005 10:00 am
Version 0.25 makes the mod 100% compatible with the new patch. We are hard at work on version 0.3 with new weapons and vehicles, but the unexpected release of the 1.12 patch has meant we have had to release a patch to make sure people can still play 0.2 while they wait for the new release. 

Version 0.25 Patch
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- Fix: Issue where cursors would not appear in menu on some machines
- Fix: Weapon/class menus and HUD altered due to 1.12 patch
- Fix: Loading screens altered due to 1.12 patch


Download mirrors:  
  Moddb.com



Version 0.2 Full - This version is now obsolete!
  October 6th, 2005 10:00 am
Version 0.2 makes the mod 100% compatible with the new patch. The most important change in 0.2 is the fact that BF2 levels can now be inherited, meaning you no longer have to copy the BF2 maps into the mod - reducing the size of the mod on your hard drive by up to 750MB.

Version v 0.2
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- English localisation files updated to reflect 1.03 changes
- Levels are now inherited from BF2
- Map loading screens changed
- Added Bot Config program "BotConfig.exe" written by pogmohoin
- Support for dedicated server
- New animated busy cursor
- Shortcut icon added

Download mirrors:
  Internode Games Network
  Moddb.com
  GameArena



Version 0.1 Full - This version is now obsolete!
  September 29th, 2005 10:00 am
Version 0.1 of Battlefield 2: Australian Forces has finally been released. Version 0.1 is a "taster" release to give people an idea of what the mod is about, and hopefully to get more interested people to help out.

Version v 0.1
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- Australian player skins
- Australian flag skin
- Anthem changes
- Hud changes
- Various menu changes
- Blood added
- Default SP bots set to 24, skill 0.8

Download mirrors:
  Internode Gamers Network
  Moddb.com
  GameArena
  AusGamers