Good news for those who were looking forward to Project Reality: BF2 as they can preload the files for Project Reality: BF2 v1.0 now. What this means is that it will allow you to have the files downloaded, ready to go for release. The mod is scheduled to be unlocked on August 2nd, and the team will provide a password to unlock the installer on that day.
In case you were unaware of, Project Reality: Battlefield 2 is a free-to-download single and multiplayer game modification for the Battlefield 2. Project Reality installs alongside your existing Battlefield 2 game installation, allowing both the original game and Project Reality to be played separately without conflict. Project Reality reworks Battlefield 2 to create the most realistic and demanding virtual combat environment for PC gamers possible.
Project Reality: BF2 v1.0 features thousands of changes and improves every aspect of the game. All of these changes combined with the addition of 2 new factions, 6 new maps, an array of new assets and multiple bug fixes, have helped make PR:BF2 v1.0 into our largest most featured packed release to date and promises players the most realistic, team oriented, online gaming experience available on the PC.
As the modding team noted, here is a quick rundown of the most noticeable changes:
-All new PR Game Launcher and Updater.
-100 player servers and 8 player squads.
-Integrated Positional Voice Chat (PR Mumble).
-40 total maps, including 6 brand new maps.
-Updates to existing maps.
-2 new factions: African Resistance Fighters and French Armed Forces.
-New vehicles and weapons.
-New kit geometries for multiple factions.
-Added Machine Gunner and Spotter kits.
-Reworked rally point system.
-New sounds and special effects (explosions, etc).
-Overhauled weapon handling and deviation.
-Countless other bug fixes, tweaks and changes.
PR:BF2 Mod v1.0 Trailer