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Some important Questions

Some important Questions

Hi guys. I have some important questions regarding BS:P.

1) When Games for Windows goes offline, will it still be possible to play the singleplayer like always or do i have to use an offline profile?
2) When downloading the Mustang Unit Pack (Both Mappacks are unavailable i believe) do I have to use the online profile or can I use any profile to use the units
3) Is there a Mod with which I can unlock the P-80 and the Kikka? I already have both campaigns on full gold but not enough time to get fleet admiral in time...

Thank you for your answers.

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Re: Some important Questions

You may need an offline profile to play after GFWL goes down. I've always used an offline profile. You can backup your save game if you're worried about losing that. To unlock the jets you can get my mod here
http://battlestations.eu/index.php/en/f … ic?id=1373 It unlocks all units, adds more command points to skirmish mode and adds the huge maps.

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Are the Maps the ones from the Mappacks?
And I already have an offline profile but I cant buy the Pack with it, so I was worried that I might not have the units when I switch from online to offline.

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The huge maps are not my work however all the links don't work so I added them to my pack. They aren't from the DLCs. I don't think you can buy the DLCs anymore. The unlocks will work even on a stock installation of the game with a new offline profile. Just unpack the files into the game folder and that's it.

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Ok, thank you. Its IMO more important that I get the units than the maps ^^

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deusinator wrote:

Ok, thank you. Its IMO more important that I get the units than the maps ^^

We've tried getting the DLC units to run as a mod but no luck so far so until then we dont get to use the DLC units if you havnt saved them/not deleted them

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We've tried getting the DLC units to run as a mod

It has already been done. Look at BSmodHQ 3.0 which has the Liz and Mustang from the Mustang pack. I am already busy with my next mod which will be another map/unit pack featuring DLC and brand new units and maps codename "Last Stand Pack" - successor to the Advanced Warfare Pack

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I meant as a whole DLC pack not one or two units lol, Hope the alaska is in there I miss that ship

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I'm bringing both map packs and unit pack in. I only need to import 1 more ship then the whole Mustang pack is done.

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Awesome cant wait!

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Ok, but I´ve got another Question.

When trying to download the Mustang Unit Pack I had to realise that its not possible ingame do to the nonexistance of Microsoft Points, but when trying to download it from the Internet I had to find out that the PC Marketplace closed almost a year ago.
Is there another way to download it?

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If you have not purchased it you can't. It's over.

There is good news though. I am working on a mod (you'll see the thread for it on the right) where all DLC maps and units will be incorporated into the game.

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Ok, good to know that i dont have to try anymore. Thanks

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