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Parachuteprone

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  1. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Really hoping for some modern Chinese equipment as AI .
  2. Where are my unit descriptions?

    I find the Editor Menu & task bars (Light grey) even harder to read. Guess I'm getting old
  3. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    My usual request - Chinese and NK AI forces. And a French APC.
  4. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    I am hoping a private user with the technical knowhow can one day create something more dynamic. I doub't Esim would want to spend the time on it but if it was good enough they may be willing to market it ?
  5. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    This would be great, even just the ability to create a Dynamic scenario. Choose the nations/date/map/time of year and away ya go. Everything else random. And if anyone has the skills to do one now I would gladly pay $20ish for it as an add on if Esim would put it on their site
  6. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Gotcha
  7. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    To be honest I'm not sure. Not military myself so do not know if a commander wears a radio that he could still use to control his platoon if he had to bail. If its something he has to reach for my guess would be it would depend on how quickly he had to get out and if he was in the state of mind to reach for it. As for whether it's a worthy mechanic I don't know that either I think it would be interesting - if valid. As for the crew I suppose they would just act as an independent squad after the player transferred out to another vehicle.
  8. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    An interesting mechanic would be if you as Platoon commander had your tank disabled or destroyed, to be placed on the map (as part of the bailed out crew) and be required to make your way to another vehicle in your platoon to regain control of that vehicle and thus the platoon. Clicking "next vehicle" seems a bit too easy although I realise it may not be easy to program. As a follow up the next question would be "what if the player is then hit by enemy fire while bailed ?". Perhaps the first time make him go to crouch stance a second time go (And stay) prone thus delaying his ability to regain control. A third time - well it would need to have no effect as the player is invulnerable (As he is now). This would add another tactical decision as a player. Try to make your way to the MBT 600 yards away and greater protection ? or the easier safer/quicker trek to an APC that may be only 50 yards away. Players that don't want to go through all that could still click "Next Vehicle" Again - might not be worth all the programming work but I think it would be more immersive.
  9. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Wouldn't I love to see that
  10. 1979 ish Canadian Leo c1 ?

    Looks like the Leo 1A5 GE will be the closest thing to a Canadian Leopard C1. Can anyone tell me what equipment should be disabled ? and what ammo to use in order to emulate the C1 ? Thanks
  11. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Ok, Thanks Guys !
  12. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Is there a way to simulate an airdrop ? Define an area and have a say a battalion slowly appear within it's boundaries in somewhat random locations/ times. Would love to have proper parachute drops - and beach landings - and Air to surface missile strikes and for my missing Leo 2A6 crewman to appear Love this sim - just so much to add !
  13. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    I would like all the waypoints to stay the way they are just at the slowest setting as default and for a slower setting to be added. I find even speed 1 fast for creeping forward. Reverse/Retreat for example - If you set a waypoint on the map screen your tank defaults to Max speed and by the time you switch to 3d view from map view your tank has moved quite a distance. I know there is a set speed option - just an extra step.
  14. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    I think this may have been discussed before but I would like a slower vehicle speed than the slowest we have now so we can creep forward and would be nice if this were the default. Especially for the retreat waypoint. Others may not want this so just throwing it out there.
  15. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Wonder if it would be an idea for the Devs to post a vehicle wishlist/poll which we could vote for ? Say 3ish votes each. That way they could limit the list to vehicles that they have info for or want to do even. Anything on the list would not be a commitment, just an easier way for feedback instead of sorting through 200+ pages of requests. I realise that most vehicles that make it into the game fall into the "Military Contract" orders category. People could still post requests outside of the poll but anything within the poll might have a better chance of being realised.
  16. i'm afraid I'm not very good at that
  17. Too bad we couldn't give something else up to the classroom version instead of log reports. Pretty tough to control a formation and send it forward not knowing if they have any ammunition left. Makes everything guesswork pretty much. Jumping to each unit is not practical.
  18. Map Request Thread

    Perfect - Thanks !
  19. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Or what they call an M2002. If we had the Chinese YW531 we would also have the NK VTT 323 APC Would still need something like ZBL-09 for China for more modern stuff.
  20. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Ya, Latest Chinese MBT's look more like a Leopard than a T series to me.
  21. Map Request Thread

    Strange, Only one I can find is a height map Uijongbu Corridor. No matter. I could google all the individual file names to try and find find the country locations but its not that important. I'll just pick one Thanks
  22. Map Request Thread

    Is there a map that covers a part of the DMZ in Korea ?
  23. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    Technically yes, but I know of no true Chinese MBT. We can use the T series but they have their own indigenous equipment. Same with APC's. North Korea, we have T-62, BTR-50 etc. but nothing specific to NK. We do have the uniforms Just gives the sim more flavour to use country specific equipment. I'm talking as OPFOR of course.
  24. Steel Beasts: Content Wish List

    +1 and China
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