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'Desert Combat' - v0.38d Full Install Available NOW

by Rainier on June 18, 2003 @ 11:14 a.m. PDT

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.38 Public Release Weapons and Vehicles

** This is not the complete or final list, this is only what is available for the public alpha and more will follow in the next alpha release.

* New in DesertCombat .38

.38 is mainly a patch release to BattleField version 1.4, but we decided to add feature of DesertCombat .4 into this release.

Here is a change list of whats new in this version :

  • Full 1.4 Compatibility
  • New Seal Raft with outboard motor
  • New Iraqi BMP-2 , an amphibious personnel carrier
  • Improved SCUD damage
  • New Iraqi GP30 grenade launcher
  • New US M203 grenade launcher
  • New US knife
  • New Tabuk Sniper rifle model and skin
  • New M25 Sniper scope
  • Improved sniper accuracy
  • All new radio command sound
  • All new vehicle sounds
  • All new explosion sounds
  • Many new weapon sounds
  • Improved pistol firing speed
  • Realistic accuracy settings on all weapons
  • New T72 model and skin
  • New Bradley weapons setup
  • New Ural transport truck
  • New drivable forklift
  • New environment sounds
  • Added Binoculars to Assault
  • Added Skorpion sub machine gun
  • Tons of new static objects ranging from warehouses to cargo ships
  • New DC Al Khafji Docks map
  • New Inshallah Valley map from Flatline|44
  • Single player version of Eastings
  • Updated spawns on all maps to include BMP-2
  • New Mortar kneel position
  • New damage warning system added to high-tech vehicles

Outline of what in DesertCombat .38


  • Land
    • M1A1 Heavy Tank
    • M2A3 Light Tank
    • MLRS Mobile rocket truck
    • Humvee with a .50 cal machine gun and Supplies
    • Humvee with a Tow launcher
    • M163 Vulcan Mobile AntiAircraft
    • M-109 Mobile Artillery
    • Spec Ops Raft
  • Air
    • A-10 Thunderbolt II
    • A-10 Thunderbolt II Bomber
    • A-10 Thunderbolt II Cluster Bomber *
    • F-16
    • AH-64 Attack Helicopter
    • UH-60 Blackhawk Transport Helicopter
    • AV8b Harrier
    • AC-130 Gunship
  • Hand Weapons
    • M16A2 Assault Rifle
    • New MP5 sub machine gun
    • M9 handgun
    • Remington Shotgun
    • SMAW rocket launcher
    • M249 Machine Gun
    • M25 Sniper Rifle
    • C4
    • M15 LandMine
    • Deployable SandBags
    • Deployable Mortar
    • Stinger Missle
    • M203 Grenade Launcher *


  • Land
    • T-72 Heavy Tank
    • Shilka Mobile Antiaircraft
    • BDRM2 (amphibious)
    • BDRM2 Spandrel (amphibious)
    • BM21 Multiple launch rocket truck
    • M-1974 Amphibious Artillery
    • SCUD Launcher
    • Stationary ZPU anitaircraft machine gun
    • BMP-2 Amhpibious personel carrier *
    • Ural Truck Personel Carrier *
  • Air
    • Mig29
    • SU-25 Ground Attack Plane
    • M124d Hind attack Helicopter
  • Hand Weapons
    • AK-47
    • AK7-SU
    • Browning Hipo Handgun
    • RPG7
    • Saiga12k Shotgun
    • PKM Heavy Machine gun
    • Scorpion sub machine gun
    • Tabuk Sniper Rifle
    • C4
    • M15 LandMine
    • Deployable Mortar
    • Antipersonel mines
    • Deployable Sandbags
    • Gp30 Grendade laucher *

Misc. weapons and vehicles

  • Maverick Missiles
  • AMRAAM missiles
  • Hellfire missiles
  • Hyrda missiles
  • MK83 large Bombs
  • SnakeEye Bombs
  • SCUD Rockets
  • AS-7 Bombs
  • Cluster Bombs
  • Tomahawk Cruise missle
  • Forklift

.38 Balance and fix list,

Version .38d

  • Fixed forklift

Version .38c

  • Fixed BMP2 reparing
  • Added new BMP2 rocket sound
  • Added Ural truck
  • New RPG and SMAW sound
  • Added new M25 Sniper sight
  • Added M203 and Gp30 grenade launchers to Assault class
  • Added Steering wheel to RHIB
  • Removed BMP2 from Docks
  • Fixed fence on Docks
  • Reduced rate of deviation from M249
  • Made Seagulls louder
  • Added environment map to Lost Village
  • Fixed Humvee sounds on lowest setting
  • Added outboard motor and sound to raft
  • Added LOD meshes to AK47gp30 and M16

Version .38b 6-15-2003

  • Added Iraqi radio
  • Added Seagulls
  • Updated all weapons
  • Fixed MLRS rockets
  • Fixed BRMD2 firing force
  • Removed sandbags due to issues, they will return in .4
  • Updated creadits files
  • Made BMP2 and M2a3 AT rockets stronger
  • Allowed Stinger to kill infantry
  • Added RHIB icon
  • Added Tabuk and AKSU simple meshes
  • Added new BMP2 and M2A3 main gun sounds
  • Adjusted humvee camera

Version .38a 6-14-2003

  • Added min deviations to all guns except sniper
  • Made sniper rifle have faster bullets
  • Replaced nearly all BF sounds (Explosions, Gun Fire, Gun hits, Radio commands)
  • New M1A1 turbine sounds
  • New T72 engine and track sounds
  • New Humvee sounds
  • Lowerd MP5 range
  • Lowerd AKSU Range
  • Added Single player mode to Eastings
  • Increased Scud Damage
  • Added revised Bradley
  • Added BMP2
  • Added new SMAW rocket
  • Added new Map from Flatline|44
  • Added new damage warning system to most high tech vehicles
  • Added camera shake to M16/m249/pkm
  • Added zoom for M249/PKM
  • Made PKM/M29 inaccurate when standing
  • Added new T72 model and Skin
  • Added new AKSU model and Skin
  • Added M203 model and skin
  • Added AK47GP30 model and skin
  • Made handguns much faster
  • Added Skorpion to Iraq spec ops, (Anitpersonel mines removed, 1.4 broke them)
  • Added Mortar kneeling position
  • Added new Knife
  • Added RHIB Spec ops raft
  • Fixed MLRS issues due to 1.4
  • Fixed Rockets on planes due to 1.4
  • Fixed all proximity based systems due to 1.4

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