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Getting Started in Firefall Guide

Discussion in 'Firefall Beta Discussions' started by Nexus, Jan 18, 2013.

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    To get all of you started in the world of Firefall I've created a couple of short videos, covering character Creations and some basic game mechanics and systems. This Post will be updated as new information is gathered for inclusion.



    Basic Controls
    Basic hotkeys for the game include

    • W -- Move Forward
    • A -- Strafe Left
    • S -- Move Back
    • D -- Strafe Right
    • N -- Opens the Notifications Bar
    • C -- Opens the Call Down Menu
    • T -- Opens the Tech Tree window
    • Q -- Switches between Primary and Secondary Weapons
    • Space -- Tap it to jump, hold it to activate your Jet Pack

    Chat Commands
    To help all of you communicate in the World of Firefall here is a list of chat commands available.
    • /rui -- Reload UI
    • /roll -- You randomly roll a number from 1-100.
    • /stuck -- respawns after 5 seconds
    • /bug -- reports a bug.
    • /logout -- Log out of the game.
    • /exit -- Quit to desktop.
    • /help -- A list of helpful commands.
    • /afk "message" -- sets you on Away From Keyboard state. You will be able to create or choose from auto reply messages for whispers from other players.
    • /tab -- switch between chat tabs.
    • /showping -- Shows your ping.
    • /showfps -- Shows your FPS.
    • /debug_hud -- Debug info on hud manager.
    • /debug_reticle -- Dump debug info for reticle.
    • /a -- Army Chat
    • /g -- Guild
    • /o -- Army officers or higher only.
    • /inv "name" -- Invite a person to a party.
    • /accept -- Accept an incoming party invite.
    • /decline -- Decline an incoming party invite.
    • /leave -- Leave a party.
    • /kick "name" -- Kick a person from a party.
    • /promote "name" -- Promote some one to squad leader.
    • /joinleader -- Moves you to the instance of the squad leader.
    • /p -- Party Chat
    • /s -- Squad Chat
    • /T -- PVP team chat.
    • /Z -- Region chat.
    • /L -- Chat with those in a 50m range.
    • /Y -- Chat with those in a 150m range.
    • /W "name" -- Whisper to some one.
    • /R -- Reply to last whisper received.
    • /friend "name" -- Add a friend to your friend list.
    • /unfriend "name" -- Remove a friend from your friend list.
    • /acceptfriend -- Accept a friend request.
    • /declinefriend -- Decline a friend request.
    • /ignore "name" -- Add a player to your ignore list.
    • /unignore "name" -- Remove a player from your ignore list.
    • /listignore -- Displays ignore list in chat.
    • /clearignore -- Removes all entries from the ignore list.
    • /bask -- You bask in the sun.
    • /calm -- You stay calm.
    • /charge -- You start to charge.
    • /cheer -- You cheer.
    • /cry -- You cry.
    • /dance -- You burst into dance.
    • /fear -- You cower in fear.
    • /laugh -- You laugh.
    • /no -- You shake your head.
    • /roar -- You roar with bestial vigor!
    • /salute -- You stand at attention and salute.
    • /taunt -- You taunt everyone around you.
    • /tired -- You are tired.
    • /utility -- You look like you’re building something?
    • /wave -- You wave.
    • /sit_chair -- You sit.
    • /surprise -- You are surprised.
    • /stumble -- You stumble.
    • /guardhalt -- You halt for a guard?
    • /townbar1 -- You lean on the bar.
    • /townbar2 -- You lean on the bar.
    • /townbar3 -- You lean on the bar.
    • /townbar4 -- You lean on the bar.
    • /townbar5 -- You lean on the bar.
    • /townstand1 -- You stand around town.
    • /townstand2 -- You stand around town.
    • /townstand3 -- You stand around town.
    • /townstand4 -- You stand around town.
    • /townstand5 -- You stand around town.
    • /townstand6 -- You stand around town.
    • /bartender -- You lean against the bar.
    • /townlean1 -- You lean around town.
    • /townlean2 -- You lean around town.
    • /townlean3 -- You lean around town.
    • /townlean4 -- You lean around town.
     
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