Playing The Multiplayer Game

And once you've got it all happening, then it's just a matter of building up your army and blowing everyone else to pieces. Unless, of course, you're allies. And there's really nothing stopping you from blowing them to pieces, either. Remember the Geneva Convention blew up along with Geneva over 100 years ago in the Great Nuclear War. Yeah. You want to exercise your right as a bully Well, gang up on someone in a war - it's great Forming an alliance is easy, and the results can be a real LAFF...

Bossing Things About

Air Air units, available at higher Tech Levels, can be ordered about like any other unit. They fly over all terrain, but will attempt to land on the nearest piece of flat ground when they reach their destination. If directed to attack, they will do so, then return to the last point they touched the ground. If you want your units to get from point A to point B as fast as you can without getting distracted, just click a destination on the map. If, however, you want them to smack up anyone they...

W Making Stuff

There are pretty much two things you'll want to be building in KKND Krossfire Units and Buildings. Sure, there are subdivisions, but we'll get to them just after we talk about Maximum Units. Just relax. The maximum number of unit and or buildings for each team is 150. The bar next to your Resource Display meter shows an approximation of your current unit building numbers. When this bar fills, it means that Qfi you cannot build anything more at this time, and the cursor will change to the 'No...

Playing Kknd Krossfire

If you've used all the defaults during the install process, you'll find the KKND Krossfire icon in your START menu under Pro-grams Melbourne HouseXKKND Krossfire. It's the one with the little KKND Krossfire graphic next to it. Click it. then hit the 'Play' button, and you're away Let's get you up to speed. 100 years ago. a nuclear war totalled the planet, leaving only two groups of people alive. Of these people, half scuttled underground, avoiding radiation, and formed the Survivor army. The...

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Another Constructible Extra is Self Repair. You load this sucker into a Constructible, and it'll gradually repair itself, so long as it is staying still and not fightin'. Groovy. Aerial units can be repaired, but they're just the wrong shape for the Repair Bays. They can therefore only be repaired by mobile repair vehicles ie. Constructibles with Repair Turrets . See above. 21st Century Units can pop out of Tech Bunkers. They're from another time, and because no-one knows how they work, no-one...

Multiplayer Gahing

A Modem game takes place down a phone line to another player. To host a game, click the Modem button, then host. You'll be asked to select a modem speed from the list, then hit OK and toddle off to the Host Screen. See below. Hitting Modem, then Join, will send you. the Client, to the Modem Info screen, where you select modem speed and insert your friend's phone number, then hit OK. lt graphic the Modem info screen gt You'll be shuttles off to the Client Screen. See below. -ll lir M n- lin hpi...

Visibility Seein Stuff

When it comes to seeing stuff in KKND Krossfire, you got options. Some units, buildings and terrain can affect what you see and how you see it. and there are other visibility options that you pick yourself. Let's get into it. A Shroud in KKND terms is a black area on the map. representing an area your units haven't yet explored. Fog of War is a stippled map overlay representing an explored area no longer in the visual range of any of your units or buildings. Under this 'Fog' only the terrain is...

Options Screens Superstructure

Options Express your democratic right to choose Shuttles you off to start deciding what single player mission you want. See 'Single Player Gaming' below to find out more. Shunts you off to the Multiplayer section. See 'Multiplayer Gaming' later on. Throws you at a screen where you can pick up a mission where you left off double click the mission name or single click, then click 'Load' . The Delete button clears the selected game slot of the contained game. On or off. See 'Selecting' for the...

Constructibles Descriptions

Smallest and fastest of the bunch, these bases carry light loads quickly. Carry 5 points of turrets extras. More armoured, slightly slower, and they can hold 7 points worth of turrets and extras. The big kahuna. Holds 10 points of turrets and extras, moves pretty slowly, but in a more protected kinda way. Not - Not mall Armoured Personnel Carriers. They visible Itvjl visible carry up to 5 infantry units or 1 small vehicle animal. In armoured comfort Iakes the Constructible a mobile radar, so...