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Posted 18 hours ago on October 23rd 2017 by Downlord

The server has been updated to v0.9.6.

Not much happened in this update since we’ve mainly been busy with the server migration since the last server update.

  • A few changes were made to the database to make its data even more consistent.
  • A small fix was made that prevented the client from remo

Posted 14 days ago on October 10th 2017 by OppressiveDuke

Hello Commanders,

the server migration (performed mainly by Downlord and Sheeo, many thanks to them for their hard work) has so far been mostly successful, as you have surely noticed.

This morning I fixed some small issues with the updater, which means playing games should work without any problems

Posted 19 days ago on October 5th 2017 by Downlord

As you may know, FAF is still running on expensive servers for which Visionik is paying. In order to cut the reliance on a very generous donator, we are going to move to cheaper servers next Monday, 2017-10-09.

The costs for the new servers will be covered by our Patreon income (feel free to become

Posted 2 months ago on August 28th 2017 by Downlord

The server has been updated to v0.9.2.

Just like with the previous updates, this one mainly focused on further improving our database in order to prevent bugs and inconsistencies as well as prepare for new features and easier maintenance.

  • The database now allows storing reviews for maps, mods, and

Posted 4 months ago on June 9th 2017 by OppressiveDuke

Greetings Commanders!

This is just a heads-up to let you know that soon both the “UID” and the “Steam Link” system will be updated to improve our counter-measures against smurfing and fake accounts.

This will involve a new release of the Lobby Client that will be mandatory.

Posted 5 months ago on May 10th 2017 by Downlord

Yesterday’s issues have been resolved and I’ll be able to update the server today.

(Updated) After a long update evening, all systems are up and running again 🙂

– Downlord

Posted 5 months ago on May 9th 2017 by Downlord

Update (23:14 MEZ): Due to some infrastructure problems, the update is postponed to an undefined day in the future.

Today is server patch day. The server will be down for about an hour.

It’s yet unknown when the update will start and end, I’ll update this post as more informatio

Posted 7 months ago on March 13th 2017 by Downlord

The server has been updated to v0.6.1.

Normally I wouldn’t include the API or database changelog, however, since the server changes aren’t very impressing I’d like to show you that more than just those two fixes have been done.



  • Fixed issue #197 “People can&

Posted 9 months ago on January 23rd 2017 by OppressiveDuke

Hello FAF,

today between 11am and 2pm GMT we deployed the new IRC server.

The disruption was planned to last only a couple of minutes, but sadly we had some issues getting everything back together.

The IRC server should now be running as usual and, most importantly, the connection limit has been ch

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