New FAF League Invitational Tournament

FTX is organizing the FAF League Invitational Series with a first prize of $75-100. But not everyone is happy about it.

Attention All Grays

Learn more about Sheikah’s new bot hosting mapgen team games 24/7, and try out a new map today.

Ladder Pool Adjustments

archsimkat is running the Ladder Pool moving forwards, and Ftx could use more help looking at maps, speak to him if you’re interested.

Sunlight Mapping Tournament

There is a new mapping tournament in town and it has a bright outlook. Clicky for the full details.

The Art of Avitus12

Avitus’ models were so faithful to the SupCom style that even Square Enix mistook it as authentic and put it on the Supreme Commander 1 Steam Library page.

The Art of Kevin Pun

Meet Kevin Pun, an artist who worked on Supreme Commander 2. Come check out his Artstation.

Many Hands

Shout out to all the folks who helps put this weeks Newshub togther. Sir Prize, tatsu, Phong and Javi<3. Thanks!

Cast: Training Camp Internal Tourney PoV

5 PoV matches from the recent internal 2v2 Shared Armies Tourney from BRNKs Discord.

OLD NEWS
Help Design This Next-Gen Map

Jip has new smoking hot techniques for map appearance, but he needs your map layout ideas.

FAF Association: Preliminary Meeting

FAF is becoming a nonprofit voluntary association. If you want to join in, our first meeting is on 20th of March 8pm UTC.

Spring Invitational Qualifier

It’s that time again for another Invitational. This time it’s open to 1500+ players who sign up before March 15. More details are on the forum.

The Dark Heart Tourney

This 2v2 tournament culminates in a 2v2v2 finale on The Dark Heart. $50 prize pool. February 27th & 28th @ 5:00 PM Central (UTC-6).

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Streams

Check out these streamers on Twitch where you can watch high level team games, 1vs1 and coverage of live tournaments

Casters
Tournaments

A roundup of the upcoming tournaments in the FAF community.

Job Board

FAF is hiring … some volunteers! We are currently seeking a java profiler, chatbot maintainer, and news editor.

FAQ

Get the answers to all the questions you have yet to ask!

ARCHIVE
Projects

Here are some of the development projects created by our community. If you have a project I would love to hear from you.Links: Rainmakers Survival

Ladder

FtxCommando orchestrates the Ladder Pool & Ladder League.Current Links:Discord (at FAF Creative)Current Ladder PoolLadder Rotation/System CommentsLeague SystemLeague Leaderboard Archive:End of League 7New Ladder System

Development

Here lies the updates for balance, the game, the client & the server.Links:How rating brackets are determinedHow Matchmaker matches playersTMM is hereClient v1.4Mapban is LiveNew Balance CouncilorCheckin with MapgenFAF 4K Graphics UpgradeNew Map Veto SystemBalance Patch 3718Coop PatchNext Game PatchClient v1.2.3TMM UpdateHow to limit games by ratingClient v1.2.2HacktoberfestPatch Notes for 3715Server Update Sep 24Patch Notes […]

Creative

The Creative community primarily focus on map and mod creation.Links:DiscordHow to improve forever – 6 lawsUI mod guide for the improving playerNew map: Adaptive MoonMix it up with: KoTHMix it up with: Traitorsarma473’s Ladder GuideDIY Balance ModCreative Councilor RoadmapAppeal processChef keyser’s ui mods recipeM&M Update

Contribute

Do you want to contribute to FAF? Here are some ways you can help.Links:The Good Cast ThreadJob boardPre-release testersSpam ArmyContributor TutorialPatreon

Promotions

Dedicated to growing FAF Links:DiscordGet your content on the newsJoin the Spam Army

From the Internet

RTS content from around the webInterview Links:Chris Taylor interview with Noise FilterInterviews with Supcom team & nine2Other Links:Bonus disk runthroughMaking of Supreme Commander 1Strategy With Chris TaylorlilSidlil’s screenshotsMaria Law fan artRemastered CinematicsDune 2 restrospectiveThe future of RTS