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Pick up your rifle and join the Green or Grey army in their mission to send the enemy home in a box! RUNNING WITH RIFLES is an open world, top-down, tactical shooter for single player and multiplayer online, that puts you right in the middle of chaos in towns, trenches and forests turned into ruthless battlefields, controlling just one soldier in an army of several hundreds. In a war where men die like flies and endless streams of reinforcements run to fill the void, it takes tactics and marksmanship to capture territories effectively. The open world nature of the game enables you to use a multitude of approaches to help the front line move – it's up to you to shape your role. Experience the complete arc starting as a private hardening into a high ranking officer with a squad under command, arming yourself with a variety of weapons and vehicles on your way to glory!

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Hi there!

RWR version 0.99 marks the spot where we consider feature development, and largely content too, complete for what comes to the single player/small scale coop campaign. From this point on, only minor changes will go through into that part of the game, some vehicle texture work, more AI dialogue, tweaking map and campaign win moments, things like that.

RWR 0.99

That means that the campaign is becoming complete with 9 regular maps and 2 special maps for final missions, with the very final mission being introduced in this update. The other major addition this time is the faction specific vehicle models for APC, tank and jeep. Big thanks go to harrified for the two new tank models, awesome work there.

RWR 0.99

Other than those, there have been several fixes, some new support added for stuff specific to the new final mission, and new stuff for modding; see the change log over here.

What's next then? Possibility for remote profiles / profile sharing and online Invasion teamkill penalty mode have been hot topics lately, which I will be working on for the next weeks targeting 0.99.1 update still on this year's side. Minimodes development continues as well, as does the usability tweaking.

In other news, RWR made it to top 100 here in indiedb's own Indie of the Year 2014! Voting is still going on for about a day, so if you haven't voted RWR yet, now's the time!


Running with Rifles 0.93 is out!

Running with Rifles 0.93 is out!

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Running with Rifles 0.93 is now available in Desura.

Peek on the biggest RWR update yet

Peek on the biggest RWR update yet

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Running with Rifles beta 0.93 coming out in a matter of weeks!

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Beta 0.92

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Beta 0.92

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Someone left the content tap running again: tank drops, a humvee, deployable cover, artillery strikes, blood, skidmarks, the list goes on. Also in other...

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Beta 0.90

RUNNING WITH RIFLES Beta 0.90

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2 new King of the hill -maps for 3 factions, single player Invasion mode, faction specific weapons, improved vests and shields, and more!

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martyra2j
martyra2j

I did a Let's Play/First impressions on this game! Come check it out if ya like!
Big thanks to the developer for this great game!
Hope you enjoy.
Youtu.be

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Runekn
Runekn

Is there some way that I can get a steam key, having bought it long ago on desura?

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JackMayol
JackMayol

Hi Runekn,

sure, go to desura.com/collection and your Steam key will be listed there!

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Runekn
Runekn

THank you very much. Knew I had missed something :)

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PitchBlackPL
PitchBlackPL

Amazing gameplay

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aceshovel
aceshovel

This game is amazing the only problem is no one is ever on multiplayer and i dont know why the game is so good and for such a low price i never see anyone one, at most maybe 1-4 people why aren't more people playing this???

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JackMayol
JackMayol

yupp, there aren't many people playing it online yet.
The game should be on Steam Early Acess in the next 3-4 weeks, so except much more players by then as the playerbase should grow significantly.

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HighlanderPS
HighlanderPS

I've been watching and playing this game since the .67 days. Watching the way this game has grown and flourished is amazing.

You have managed to capture the feelings and experiences- in a little top-down voxel shooter, even- that big name games like Planetside and Planetside 2 haven't ever managed to give me. I've got nothing but positive to say. :)

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Gwarokk
Gwarokk

Demo does not run on Ubuntu 13.10...running in the terminal says it can't find libogre 1.7.2, however the full game works. Yes I installed the extra 32 bit libs. Thought you guys should know.

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pasik Creator
pasik

Yup, the demo should be still updated soon (even if it's not even close to "soon" anymore since the first time I said the same thing), just been having to postpone it too many times now.

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Highest Rated (18 agree) 10/10

This is a great game. I've described it to friends as a combination between General Chaos, Cannon Fodder, a rather obscure but innovative game called Net War and once vehicles are added, even a touch of Warhawk. On top of all of this, the developer is great and really listens to the community.

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Jan 24 2016

@doctorsaxy Absolutely, feel free to monetize!

Jan 10 2016

Running With Rifles - Sliding madness T.co via @YouTube

Nov 3 2015

RUNNING WITH RIFLES - 45 minutes uncut coop gameplay on Railroad Gap map T.co via @YouTube

Oct 24 2015

RWR 1.21 released T.co

Oct 24 2015

@Suicidemoon Try enemy radio towers, fuel tanks, water tanks, prisons. You'll need to be the first one.

Oct 22 2015

@IzrachyPSN Ah, sorry you missed it! Thanks a lot! :)

Oct 22 2015

@Neurus_Ex We're still guarding ourselves from extra work when releasing updates, but eventually yes, I'd see RWR entering other stores too.

Oct 16 2015

RUNNING WITH RIFLES 1.2 update is out - grab the game at 34% off! T.co T.co

Oct 14 2015

@warbrand2 Been testing campaign/Invasion for a longer while the few days here, the javelin is indeed a lot of fun

Oct 14 2015

@warbrand2 No, thank YOU for all your contributions and letting us integrate them into vanilla!

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