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Updated versions of Cipher and Nordic are now available!
  Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 04:01:02 PM | -doNka-
  (from source)

Here are some of the major changes:

Cipher (B2)
- added ladder clip to the sides of the river (and raised the water level) so people can get out easier
- resized and restructured the lower complex to make it more straight forward and scalable for 3v3
- removed explodable barrels for stability
- various textural and staging upgrades to improve visual clarity

Nordic (B2)
- fixed bug that made it possible to hear sounds from distant areas
- fixed bug where destroyable grates remained after being broken with non-explosive weapons
- fixed bug that made fences solid/bulletproof
- added drop-down from lower axis spawn to emergency access tunnel / planning room
- added more initial spawn points at the north turret
- added outside entrance to office balcony ladder
- removed explodable barrels for stability
- restructured the office/warehouse area to make it more straight-forward

For both maps, I also standardized the objective flags so that the primary objective (documents) is the at the top, and the forward spawn flag is the bottom. Sometimes the announcement that the objective taken doesn't get heard, and in that case this should make it easier for people to determine if the primary objective is in play.

Thanks to all those who provided useful feedback. Please download these maps before you join the pug as we will be playing them starting 6/25/2020

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Season 4 Spicy Adjustments
  Posted on Friday, June 5, 2020 at 08:59:36 PM | -doNka-
  Now that we had 3 regular seasons, it's time to spice things up a bit. You will see two things:

1. Kills per minute(KPM) and Kill/Death Ratio (KDR) are being weakened to 50%
2. Season stats will be posted thru the month to let players see their progress

To level set the field, what this means:
1. Other awards will be more useful to determine final ranks - FirstInDoor, Points, Wins, MegaKills, and KillStreaks.
2. Players can set targets for the awards they want to lean on

Season progresses (updated):

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RTCW NA Stats Corona 3 Extra
  Posted on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 03:56:37 PM | -doNka-
  Just a few more fun stats for the season 3.

First of all, overall health of the community to date. The lock-down and the Draft tournament brought incredible numbers before we head into the drought of summer. Hopefully, we have replenished our core numbers to keep the good games sustained through the vacation/outdoor season.

Here are the 2020 May deadliest snipers and panzers!


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Corona Season 3 Results!!
  Posted on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 03:51:13 AM | -doNka-
  Corona season 3 is over!
We had another great month with 53 unique players and 30K pug kills. This month had seen increasing amount of smaller, more constant pickup games 3v3, 4v4 mid-week games that we agreed not to include in general PUG season.

Some improvements to stats:
-Best friends stats - see pairs of players that win together the most
-Weapon signatures - changed weapon kills to weapon percentages. Kills are pretty meaningless with people playing various amounts of time. Percentages, on the other side, can help you benchmark player styles against each other
-Other percentage base fields have better sorting.

Move onto the results:

Thanks for all participants, active and casual, and congratulations to the winners!!!

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New trick jump tutorial series!
  Posted on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 06:22:45 AM | -doNka-
  Hey guys, I started making a few videos about popular trick jumps. I wanted to and dive deep to understand how they work and how to practice them easier. Let me know what other jumps you want to see covered!

Frostbite wall jump

Ice wall jumps

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NA 6v6 2-day draft cup RESULTS
  Posted on Monday, May 18, 2020 at 05:51:48 PM | -doNka-
  Team Bru came out on top after 3 rounds of round robin format. Good games everyone and thanks admins for excellent organization: Virus047, Cypher, Source, Nigel and Gut.

Details on teams:


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Decka Remorial
  Posted on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 03:32:47 AM | -doNka-
  eternal 05/11/2020

@everyone Decka passed away on Saturday evening. All the details are not yet known, but he was recently released from the hospital following surgery. While he hadn't participated in this community recently, Decka has been a regular character in these parts for the past two decades. He was a champion, and a great person behind his sometimes prickly exterior. I am at a loss for what to say, but he will be missed.

Our next pug night is Thursday 5/14/2020. Let's get some games going to remember a good player and a teammate.
Get on discord
Get on RTCW/OSP:

If you need to install RTCW, look for fully packed installation in the #reinstallation-and-files discord channel
Run wolf as admin, generate and change new CD key (otherwise you will collide with others)
Join the server for a few minutes ahead of time to make sure your config and punkbuster work.

..we start around 9PM EST

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NA 6v6 2-day draft cup
  Posted on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 04:34:07 PM | -doNka-
  See announcements for details

And the headliner image

Message the admins before the draft if you want to play. Draft starts at 1:30est May 3rd.

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Corona Season 2 Results!!
  Posted on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 05:45:00 AM | -doNka-
  April brought even bigger numbers, more games, and new names than the previous record reason. We are dealing with splitting teams into 4 teams into different servers!

This month I enabled web upload for rtcwconsole.log files straight from the users and it’s been getting a lot of traction in the NA community as well as the EU. Please check out the “upload stats” link on the left navigation bar.

I have also coded a major overhaul to some metrics:
-New Tapout penalty for suiciding too much. It offsets high KDR for the panzers that vape a lot and /kill to boost KDR. It’s far from all malicious, but it’s a justified penalty to offset KDR.
-Megakills, Killstreaks, and Win% are awarded in ranges, instead of rankings. For example, anyone over 20 Killstreak gets the best rank, over 15 - second, etc.
-Panz penalty was reduced to 3 because Tapout is doing a good job to penalize all the vapes.
-Smoke kills penalty is 0-2 (one less).
-New ELO calculation that takes into account all players' games since January 1. It ranks by Kill performance less/more points for wins. Special weapons kills worth 50%.
-Add many countless bugs, styles, and time improvements!

Congratulations to season winners!!!
Anyone who plays on open nights and plays over 40 games is ranked.

Now head to the stats to see FINAL RESULTS

Individual night stats for the month:
(coming up)

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CF2020-S1 Results
  Posted on Sunday, April 12, 2020 at 08:23:25 PM | -doNka-
  Match Results for CF2020-S1

Match Date: Sunday, April 12, 2020
Map: village and beach

roz. vs. [>>] 2 - 1
vs. KiH 3 - 1

Finals April 19, Roz vs Raw

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RTCW NA - 2020 March (Corona Season 1) results are in!!!
  Posted on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at 04:00:18 AM | -doNka-
  As unfortunate as it is, global quarantine brought us the most activity RTCW had seen probably since the end of 2000s. During this time we had 49 people from North America and Europe join us in North American RTCW open PUG nights and sealed the season with impressive 17k kills.

Thanks to all players saving stats for me of what i wasn't able to record. This month, weather permitting, I will have web upload and immediate processing enabled.

Head to the link to see the final results. Just remember you had to book 20% of the matches or 40 rounds minimum to be ranked.

Congratulations to season winners and Corona Season 2 starts today!


Individual night stats:

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February 2020 Season results!
  Posted on Friday, February 28, 2020 at 07:06:06 PM | -doNka-
  I'm still formulating what seasons are going to be and what math goes into the calculations in terms of rounds played, averages, and nights missed, but here are some results for February. Enjoy!

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CF2020-S1 Schedule
  Posted on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 07:43:56 PM | -doNka-
  Match Schedule for CF2020-S1

Match Date: Saturday, February 8, 2020
Map: Village/Frostbite

DHS vs. raw.
vs. @Bonkas
vs. N/A
vs. roz

Match Results for CF2020-S1
Map: Beach/Ice

Match Date: Saturday, February 1, 2020
vs. DHS 3 - 1
vs. roz. 0 - 4
vs. @Bonkas 2 - 2
vs. .:. 4 - 0

More schedules at

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Follow first 2020 cup!
  Posted on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 09:02:52 PM | -doNka-
  Cliffdark organized an European weekly tournament that has a few North American Teams to follow!

Deadeyes Huckleberry Service DHS:
Virus047 (c), Reker, Nigel, Brujah, Kittens, Tragic, Playa, Cypher, DeadEye, Fox, Jaytee

spaztik (c), festus, nihilist, wangofpain, lath, vodka, c@k-el, flogzero, anom, prowler

Eternal (c), cKy, End, Raiser, brandon, Sem, Donka, Machine, Booty, Donkey

Also parcher and murkey are on ROZ:
h2o (c), mini, raw, murkey, kylie, vis, parcher

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Weekly stats!
  Posted on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 08:54:32 PM | -doNka-
  I'm bringing together integration to allow users upload log files and process stats individually, much like For now, please enjoy the stats from the last few months in this list:


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Welcome to Planet-RTCW!
  Posted on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 04:15:27 PM | -doNka-
  Happy new year everyone! It's been 12 years since the last post and I hope this place can bring some distant memories!
For what's it worth it is an archive and then, well, we'll see what we can do with a community of 17 strong :)

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