Rising Storm: Armored Assault Free Content Pack Now Available on Steam!


Rising Storm: Armored Assault Free Content Pack Now Available on Steam!

Today, Tripwire Interactive and Antimatter Games are pleased to announce the release of the Rising Storm: Armored Assault Free Content Pack. The new pack is loaded with free content for both Rising Storm and Red Orchestra 2 including a new gun (German MG 42 light machine gun), two new light tanks (Russian T-70 & German Panzer III) along with an updated version of Arad 2, and two new official custom maps (Kobura & Tula Outskirts). 

We've put together an action packed new trailer for the update that can be viewed here:

Armored Assault Free Content Pack Features Include:

New Weapon

  • German MG 42 light machine gun added as veteran unlock for the Axis MG class (belt version as default in classic)

 

 2 New Tanks

  • Russian T-70 light tank - small, fast 2-man tank with a 45mm cannon, but lightly armored 
  • German Panzer III - smaller version of the Panzer IV, equipped with a 50mm cannon

 

New Official Custom Maps

  • Kobura - Japanese attacking US defensive positions through jungle, streams and ruins
  • TulaOutskirts -  re-make of a classic map from the original Red Orchestra - a tough assault for the Germans through forest against prepared Russian positions

 

General

  • Added a Greylist to allow mods to show up on the ranked server browser page but set servers into Custom mode
  • Official Community Map Mods - Alpha and Beta versions of community-made maps, curated by Tripwire, for ease of access for players

The Rising Storm: Armored Assault Free Content Pack is available NOW on Steam (http://store.steampowered.com/app/234510/) as well as many other digital outlets. Rising Storm is also on sale at a 75% off discount during Steam's Midweek Madness Sale!

NOTE: The Midweek Madness sale runs from 9/23/14 (10AM PST) to 9/26/14 (10AM PST).

Tell us what you think on the forums here!

SCREENSHOTS - Click on thumbnail for larger versions:

 Kobura 1 Kobura 2 Kobura 3 Kobura 4 MG Team MG42 Panzer 1 Panzer 2 Panzer 3 Panzer 4 Panzer 5 T70 1 T70 2 T70 3 T70 4 Tula 1 Tula 2 Tula 3 Tula 4 

 

23.Sep.2014