.com.unity Forums
  The Official e-Store of Shrapnel Games

This Month's Specials

ATF: Armored Task Force- $8.00
World Supremacy- Save $8.00

   







Go Back   .com.unity Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Mobhack
Forum: TO&Es March 4th, 2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By Mobhack
Re: MBTs (Take 2)

In the Napoleonic wars, the Russians used 12 gun batteries when most others had 4 or 6 gun batteries. So they were into massed fires even then.
Forum: WinSPWW2 March 4th, 2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Units Taking Cover II

It is hexes moved, turns, dismounting or firing that attracts opportunity fires.
Forum: WinSPWW2 March 3rd, 2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Units Taking Cover II

No - why the heck should it?
Forum: TO&Es March 1st, 2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Modified OOBs and PBEM

If you want to play with a modified OOB then your PBEM opponent must install it for the duration of the game. He could swap it out for the default one in between plays, and of course once the game is...
Forum: WinSPWW2 February 28th, 2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,611
Posted By Mobhack
Re: AP vs Bunker/Pillboxes

Bunkers are not steel - they are concrete, logs or earthworks considered permeable to fire in the SP universe. Even rifle fire will cause occasional casualties to a maginot line type mega-bunker.
...
Forum: WinSPWW2 February 25th, 2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Info: 20 years
Views: 2,005
Posted By Mobhack
Re: 20 years

You would have to contact Grigsby on that.

But I think the old boxed Avalon Hill game Panzerblitz was the main inspiration. But then, it provided inspiration for a lot of the hex-shuffling games...
Forum: WinSPMBT February 23rd, 2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Purchase problem

You will need to take this up with shrapnel's customer support.

This forum is for game support by us (Camo Workshop) - not sales issues, which is handled through Shrapnel.

If the link given...
Forum: Campaigns, Scenarios & Maps February 21st, 2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,851
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Daunted by Long Campaign force selection

OK so in a British LC (40 battles starting April 1940) two 60-pounder troops were bought as part of the core, hoping to upgrade one or both to longer-range off-map artillery for CB. Couldn't find a...
Forum: Campaigns, Scenarios & Maps February 18th, 2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 225
Sticky: Map: Height Maps
Views: 27,202
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Height Maps

The flood fill was a wee bit tricky until I figured out how too get the edging done properly. The regular fill with water code just slams in lake hexes and nukes adjoining land - so large areas left...
Forum: WinSPWW2 February 10th, 2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 14
Question: Crash down
Views: 1,025
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Crash down

Or one of the sound files has been corrupted?

Try firstly turning mouse click back on, and see if that works fine (no crashes)

If so then turn sound fx back on and see if it crashes, and if it...
Forum: TO&Es February 9th, 2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 916
Posted By Mobhack
Re: British oob

I am in full agreement with Don on this matter as well.
Forum: TO&Es February 7th, 2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 184,180
Posted By Mobhack
Re: MBT's

The IFOR stencil on the side skirts is a clue as to the date as well..
Forum: Campaigns, Scenarios & Maps January 30th, 2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Skittish VH Scenario #470

Plus there is another hot key for CD owners that will show the V-hex values under the appropriate V-hex, and if you then press the V-hex toggle to put them above the other layers, the values follow...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 30th, 2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By Mobhack
Re: windows 10 problem

Oh yes - sometimes on reboot, the icon on the task bar for the volume control is done with a disables red dot with an x on it, or simply refuses to let you click on it and get to the quick pop-up...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 30th, 2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By Mobhack
Re: windows 10 problem

Oh - the other thing the last windows 10 update did to me was to delete the quick launch list (the one that has your useful programme icons pinned in the LHS of the task bar). I used to use the quick...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 28th, 2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Perhaps additional settings for "AI Tank Heavy"?

How am I supposed to do that in the campaign? :v[/QUOTE]

As mentioned before - edit yourself a custom OOB that works for you. Swap it back for the old one if playing a scenario etc.

We cannot...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 28th, 2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By Mobhack
Re: windows 10 problem

Nothing strange for windows 10!

The last update borked windows explorer for one folder only (MBT) whereby it will only let me change the folder's sort type if I am in details view - if in list...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 27th, 2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Perhaps additional settings for "AI Tank Heavy"?

And as explained - it buys cheap things with remaining points when it has only loose change to spend. The cheap stuff is riflemen, if an MBT is 500 points and it has 1000 or so left, then it wont buy...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 26th, 2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Perhaps additional settings for "AI Tank Heavy"?

Same answer as above

Use the OOB swap utility. Back up the old enemy OOB in a sub directory, then use mobhack to edit a copy where you swap the tank platoons and coys elsewhere in the OOB (up at...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 26th, 2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Perhaps additional settings for "AI Tank Heavy"?

This is it - tanks in the later years are hugely expensive, when APCs get festooned with missiles and thermal sights they cost almost as much as the MBT, and AAA assets (and attack helos etc) also...
Forum: WinSPWW2 January 21st, 2019, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Question: 3840x2160 monitor
Views: 765
Posted By Mobhack
Re: 3840x2160 monitor

Which is why I suggested the standard workaround for desktop resolution where you desire a smaller screen than the default for your monitor. Choose a windows resolution that works, switch to it and...
Forum: WinSPWW2 January 21st, 2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 610
Posted By Mobhack
Re: AP Penetration Ratings

The other contributing factors include maximum range and also warhead size (calibre, shell weight etc).

2 weapons with say 10 pen basic pen at 1 hex, with say ranges of 20 and 40 will show...
Forum: WinSPWW2 January 21st, 2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Question: 3840x2160 monitor
Views: 765
Posted By Mobhack
Re: 3840x2160 monitor

The SAL errors occur when you try to use a resolution the monitor cannot handle.

You should use windowed mode at desktop resolution.

Full-screen (256 colour) mode is only there as a legacy from...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 20th, 2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By Mobhack
Re: windows 10 problem

I am running the game just fine on this windows 10 laptop, so windows 10 is not the issue.

If it ran fine before, and now does not then it would likely be due to a change at your end. If you can...
Forum: WinSPMBT January 17th, 2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 642
Posted By Mobhack
Re: Russian 76mm ZIS-3 FG

Ran a quick test and bought those guns in 47.

Entirely plottable for HE or Smoke as long as the target hex was beyond minimum range.

If the target was inside minimum range, then these 2 ammo...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1999 - 2019, Shrapnel Games, Inc. - All Rights Reserved.