Q&A - There's no such thing as a stupid question..
A thread for asking questions ..
- How do I join the RPS outfit?
- How can I play with a RPS platoon?
- How can I die less often?
- How can I shoot better (at close range)?
- How can I zoom the minimap?
- Is there a shortcut key or button to centre the map on me when it's zoomed in?
- Can I autorun?
- Is there alternative fire mode on some weapons?
- How do I spot enemy's for the minimap?
- Does falling hurt?
Squads and Spawning
- How do I find a `fun` fight?
- I've joined a squad, how can I quickly get into action?
- I know you can squad deploy on a dead squad leader, but does it still count if they got killed in a vehicle (particularly aircraft)?
- Whats the deal with a platoon beacon, can/how do I spawn at one..
- Enemy Spawn beacons, what can you see of them and how do you kill them?
- How do you use leadership smoke (green, purple, etc.) ?
- Is it possible to kill using the drop-pod?
Class related questions
- Who gets concussion grenades?
- Resist shields have cutoff?
- How can Engineers free their ammo slot by using their turret for ammo?
- Are Engi ammo certs good?
- Is there a limit on the number of ammo boxes I can place, like with mines etc?
- Any tips for avoiding death whilst repairing?
- Can an engi AV turret hurt a Max?
- Thinking about certing into Flashbangs/Concussion grenades
- How can I kill a Max?
- If i buy a zoom for a vehicle gun, do I only get it on a vehicle I spawn?
Bases and Shields
- Whats a SCU gen? why will these effect fighting in the bio lab
- Whats the deal with shields and generators?
- Which shields can be shot through in which directions?
- Where do people find mines (AV and AP) work best?
- Do tank mines do damage to friendly vehicles?
- Do MAXs trigger vehicle mines?
- Can you throw mines, grenades while midair from a galaxy/ejection seat jump?
- How do I use C4?
- What effect do forward grips have?
- What are lancers and lashers?
- Whats the deal with lashers?
- Any recommendations for Engi Carbines?
- Battle rifle on an Engi any good?
- Any tips for driving?
- How does vehicle locking/unlocking work?
- Do drop-pods actually do any damage to vehicles?
- If I get the AMS cert for the sunderer, can other people drive it if I get one and deploy it
- So I got the AMS cert, how do I deploy it ?
- Any tips on where to park a Sundy?
- When in a vehicle, does LOCK mean that someone has gotten a lock on you, or that they are attempting to acquire one?
- Any tips for shaking someone off your tail when in a ESF dogfight?
- Is it possible to change your vehicle loadout once it has spawned?