[BF2] v1.50 patch includes Booster Packs FREE
Monday, 21 September, 2009, 06:39 - Battlefield
Posted by ned
Battlefield 2 patch v1.50 is bundled with the Euro Force
and Armored Fury
Booster Packs - FREE! Besides that this is an impressive patch. See below for details and links. The 1.5 patch is about 2GB in size.PATCH FEATURES
-Additional support for Windows Vista.PATCH GAMEPLAY TWEAKS
-Added Highway Tampa as a required map.
-Added a new map called Operation Blue Pearl.
-Added Euro Force and Armored Fury as free to play content for all Battlefield 2 players.
-Added Widescreen support
-Allowed BF2.exe to use more than 2Gb RAM
-Added support for the Novint Falcon controller (http://www.novint.com).
-Changes made to both the J10 and F35B to make them more balancedPATCH BUG FIXES
-AA targeting tweaked to make it more effective
-Added checks to prevent "runway grieving"
-Various changes made to prevent cheating
-Tweaked the hit detection, hits will be more accurate to the model
-Occasional connection drops after being on a server a couple of minutes - Fixed
-Prevented use of mouse wheel to provide speed boost to vehicles
-Prevented use of mouse wheel to exploit parachutes
-Players can now pass claymores by going prone
-Update the HUD on TV Guided missiles to increase visibility on maps like Dragon Valley
-Added Battlefield 2142 style prone deviation (going prone will now cause reduced accuracy for a brief period)
-Fixed the issue where picking up a players kit would cause CTD
-Updated BF2OpenAL.dll from version 188.8.131.52 to version 184.108.40.206
-Updated ch_gas_station collision mesh on Dragon Valley to be consistent with other gas station buildings
-Fixed the issue where MEC artillery piece on Operation Clean Sweep changes to the USMC's control when they capture the Airfield flag
-Updated the Challenger2 HUD to show the correct icon instead of the M1A2 HUD icon
-Changed a PLA FAV to MEC FAV on Road to Jalalabad
-Tweaked the artillery respawn time on Dragon Valley for to 360 seconds as other artillery uses
-Included a delay after weapon switch for the Bizon (PP-19) to 0.666
-Updated the F35B's lock delay to 1 second instead of 1.5 seconds to match other aircraft
-Changed the Humvee camo on Taraba Quarry to be the correct design
-Increased the splash damage of the UH-60 (Black Hawk) guns from 0.25 to 1.5
-Updated the G36E HUD to react the same as other weapons during sprint
Euro Force sees the introduction of the all-new European Army in 3 new maps. Aside from new soldier models, the Euro Force army gets access to new weaponry and vehicles to take to the battlefield with.
3 New Maps
4 New vehicles
7 New Weapons
1 new award
Armored Fury brings all-out war to American soil for the first time. Battlefield 2: Armored Fury drops players into a deadly confrontation between the Middle Eastern Coalition, Chinese Army and U.S. forces following an attempted invasion of America.
3 New Maps
6 New vehicles
1 new award
Here's the install order to utilise the 1.50 patch.
(thanks to TOG Pahkiller
BF2 Special Forces (if you have it)
BF2 v1.41 patch
BF2 v1.50 patch
• Battlefield 2 Patch v1.41 - link
• Battlefield 2 Patch v1.50 - link
• Battlefield 2: Euro Force info - link
• Battlefield 2: Armored Fury info - link
As good as this patch is I still had to edit my Controls.con
file to allow me to bind LEFT SHIFT to Crouch.
Currently none of my BF2 server are available. News of this soon.