America's Army News

PC: Punk Buster Re-enabled on Official Servers

In order to increase security and prevent cheating, we have re-enabled Punk Buster on official servers. If you are receiving a kick error when entering official servers, please follow these directions:

1. Download and run pbsetup.exe from http://evenbalance.net/pbsetup.php
2. Add the AAPG game by choosing it from the dropdown list. Press the Update Punk Buster button.
3. Go to C:ProgramFiles(x86)SteamsteamappscommonAmerica’s ArmyAAPGBinaries and manually run “pbsvc_pg.exe” Read More

Allied Streamers

Introducing the Allied Streamers – Recognized members of the community that stream exceptional America’s Army content on Twitch. Catch their channels at twitch.tv/americasarmygame where we will host them when offline.

For a more in-depth look at some Allied Streamers, view their bios below (updated regularly).

 

 

 

 

 

America’s Army Twitch Channel Relaunch

We are excited to announce the relaunch of the America’s Army Twitch channel, and invite you to participate with Server Hop.

Starting on Feb 25th at 4:00 PM EST, hop around on PC U.S. Army Official Servers for a chance to be featured on twitch.tv/americasarmygame.

 

We’ve got some exciting streams planned for both PS4 and PC versions, so don’t forget to follow the channel! Read More

Update 10.13.2020 Patch Notes

Version 319295 is now live on PC/Steam:

  • M17/SCAR-H Challenge info visible/fixed
  • SCAR-H Iron sight Achievement fixes
  • Fixed a “heavy door” asset in the editor, which would cause crashes
  • Multiple Champion skin unlock fixes
  • Bad Day at the Office achievement is now achievable

 

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AAPG PC Linux Game Server HowTo

This post can also be found in its entirety on Steam itself here — 

https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=1545463647

 

Linux Server Access

Obtain root access to a server running the Linux OS. Knowledge of basic Linux OS server administration best practices is recommended.

Important note: The AAPG Linux Dedicated Server is not compatible with hosting User Generated Content (UGC) from the Steam Workshop.

Install SteamCMD

Follow this guide from Valve to Install SteamCMD on your particular Linux distribution. Read More

1.29 Patch Notes

Both platforms:
-VIP’s primary weapon is now the MP7.
-AFA (Armed Forces Affiliation) icon rendering method and assets updated.
-Fixed an issue with metal surface penetration values.
-Various map fixes.
-Added Scar-H, CZ Alpha, and M17 pistol.
-Added a dark backing to the server name on the scoreboard.

PS4:
-Private Lobby UI will no longer indicate weapon achievement progress and xp gains because neither occur in private games. Read More

PS4 Game Update – 10.02.2018

Private lobbies and clan tags are here!

New features are now available on PS4!

PRIVATE LOBBIES!

Now you can setup private games for you and your friends, or for clan battles!

  • Manually select teams or put everyone on the Auto-balance team!
  • Pick your map and set game options like round count, friendly fire, and number of revives!
  • Turn roles off and have sniper wars!
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Linking Your America’s Army to PSN Account

In order to link your PS4 account and see your stats on our website, you will need to do the following:

1.) Create an account at www.americasarmy.com/
2.) Login to your account at www.americasarmy.com/login
3.) Navigate to the “Account” Tab
4.) Proceed to the “External Accounts” tab on the left side of the screen.
5.) Scroll down to PS4 and “Connect” your account – using your PSN login information. Read More

@americasarmygame on Instagram

We are now on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/americasarmygame/ so give us a follow!

 

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Game Update Notes (26 JUL 2018)

New Weapon

The RPG-7 V2 has been added to select maps; a devastating anti-personnel weapon with a large fragmentation radius. It is a single shot weapon and is automatically dropped once fired. The RPG-7 has a minimum safe arming distance of ten meters; the round will not detonate if it does not travel at least ten meters. Beware the back blast as it will injure, or even kill, those directly behind when fired. Read More