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I just cannot get this game down. I'm pretty horrible compared to most people. The thing is I can hold my own on UT2004 and Quake 4 and other games like that. But in BF2142 if I come across another person and we both have a machine gun I'm always toast.

If I fire in short controlled bursts they outdamage way to fast. If I just hold down the fire button the bullets go everywhere lol.

What are some suggestions or how do you guys fire, and or what weapons do you use?

Any and ALL tips for BF2142 are appreciated!!
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Practice?

i personally used the assault kit, easy points, straight forward.
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I just cannot get this game down. I'm pretty horrible compared to most people. The thing is I can hold my own on UT2004 and Quake 4 and other games like that. But in BF2142 if I come across another person and we both have a machine gun I'm always toast.

If I fire in short controlled bursts they outdamage way to fast. If I just hold down the fire button the bullets go everywhere lol.

What are some suggestions or how do you guys fire, and or what weapons do you use?

Any and ALL tips for BF2142 are appreciated!!
Be a sniper and get headshots, then when you get enough points, get the Voss L-AR. You'll be set.
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see them first. This is always the best option. play a few hours a day every day...you gotta get used to the game and then you'll be awesome. If you play on an infantry only map it's much more fun.
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see them first. This is always the best option. play a few hours a day every day...you gotta get used to the game and then you'll be awesome. If you play on an infantry only map it's much more fun.
Which maps are infantry ONLY though? I always play Cerbere or Tunis, but they still have Walkers... Are there any no vehicle maps?
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If you like support, get the HMG (heavy MG) and later Shotgun B2 clark. Both are very deadly and extremely easy to play. I get my first 2 gold badges with them.

If you going for massive k/d rate, Clark B2 Support shotgun will give you that. If you are more tactical, going for points, get Lambert Carbine and RDX and APM. You'd be dead set.

First time I played I was pretty clueless too. Everywhere I walked in something exploded and I died not knowing where's the one holding the switch. But hear me, support is easy class and you'll get good into the game just playing through support. Check my stat!
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post #7 of 7
Practice, practice practice... That's about it...

Find a happy medium between your controlled bursts and your spraying. It takes some to get used to, just practice.
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