Steam has blessed Charlie Company with a sale by putting Mount & Blade: Warband and its Napoleonic Wars DLC up for a massive 75% discount!
Just $7.50USD will get you into the action with the new Charlie Company.
If you find anywhere else cheaper make sure you post a reply and spread the word.
Charlie Company is back to life once again!
MOUNT & BLADE: WARBAND NAPOLEONIC WARS
After SOCA's last line battle beginning of 2015 we dropped off the radio due to lack of dedication and interest from most of the boys (PS2 ALL THE WAY THOSE DAYS!). It was great and fun at times and sometimes it fucking suck like our good friend Poundsy felt. The first man to get shot every single time (unlucky man). But how ever due to major communities in the oceanic community can't support clans in this gaming area. A regiment of boys came to me and ask "what will it take to join SOCA?" So I've explained what we do here, our nature here, they totally agree and understand the CoC. SOCA can make a home for those who wish to have and offer terms from both parties.
66e boys are a new regiment formed by an old M&B man I know called Manat. Himself and his team have very interesting new ideas to bring to game and also fulfil it as semi-serious as we do with PS2. They rotate line command for those who wish to show initiate to leadership which is a big thing to us here. They are total 22 people in the regiment with 14 people 100% active for events. They follow our way of structure not throwing massive high ranks out of the wind thinking they run something massive which is a big thing here in SOCA. They play active RTS/FPS games through the week to spice events up during work days. Plus they know how to have a good time with the beers.
GOALS FOR SOCA:
For SOCA's point of view is to open a new FRONT for dedicated gaming with massive scale combat in a different era and weaponry. This also gives SOCA more personnel to other areas such as PS2 and up coming plans for the community like SQUAD or Star Citizen. For the 66e boys point of view this gives them a opportunity to being apart of something that supports everyone the best it can and help to develop improvements. Plus some members from the community will like to join in on these events and that gives them more people into the M&B line battle activities and play new games with a large amount of people.
WHEN WILL THIS BE HAPPENING:
The Complete turn over and transfer to SOCA will happen on the Friday 16th this month.
Thursday is training day for the boys on a private server to learn basics and leadership skills within the events. From Fridays to Sunday is all out line battle events, the MAIN ones will be Saturdays and Sundays. Once a month will be a campaign where the AUS community plays on a battlefield that actually happened in that time period and follows a quick history of battles and skirmishers.
SO IS M&B GOING TO BE IT FOR CHARLIE:
No so right now for this era and style of gameplay there is only Warband at the moment (Muskets or Medieval). The discussions and plans have been put down to be checked once we get full details. We have 3 options that we can move to upgrade Charlie Company because we all are aware it is an old game needs to be something new for us all to play. But however the community in AUS M&B: Warband - Napoleonic Wars is still very highly active around 187 - 200 people full servers in events weekly so we can still have the same experience as the veterans of SOCA once had in 2012 to 2014. Our options are for UPGRADING:
1) Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord (This is high definite to BHQ) -
2) Holdfast: Nations at War (Napoleonic Wars replacement) -
3) War of Right (American Civil War)
Other than that guys I will say welcome our new SOCA members next week and wish them the best in there area of gaming .
Hello everyone and welcome to the SOCA Star Citizen census!
The purpose of this census is to gather information so we can evaluate the SOCA fleet and figure out what kind of organisation we will be because our direction or goals in SC will help decide and influence how to approach recruiting. The ship information will be used to create a graphic displaying our fleet to help market SOCA for passive Star Citizen recruitment. Due to the long wait for the game some SC members may have become inactive, if you know these people and can reach them through steam or a personal contact, please let them know that their responses will be appreciated. Feel welcome to expand on your answers, a short paragraph will provide more insight than the check boxes alone.
This isn't a mass mobilisation of hype, but this is the first step we are taking towards seeing new faces around the SC forum.
CLICK HERE TO BEGIN YOUR 5 QUESTION CENSUS FORM!
Official Release date for the Elysium Vanilla World of Warcraft PvP Fresh Start Server has been announced!
January 7th 2017
SOCA Gaming will be creating an Alliance guild on the server and we hope to see many SOCA faces joining us in the battle against the Horde!
To celebrate the end of another year for SOCA we are holding a games night on Friday the 23rd of December. All are welcome to attend including community members and friends. We have chosen 2 free to play games this year that we will be playing. You can attend any of the events you wish to. A schedule is below (although don't expect it to be too accurate on the night!)
We hope to see a big turnout and an enjoyable night for everyone involved.
When: Friday 23rd December 2016 @ 8PM AEDT Duration: 4+ hours Games:
Star Wars: Jedi Knight 2 - Jedi Academy
Note: ALL GAMES ARE FREE TO PLAY! See download links and install instructions below.
Schedule: 8:00PM - 9:30PM AEDT
Random (PS2/Cards/Drawing Game)
DOWNLOAD LINKS: Jedi Academy (1.17gb) Tribes Ascend (Steam) (4.1gb)
INSTALLATION GUIDES: Jedi Academy
If you have any problems with installations please speak to Neejrow on Teamspeak.
Just wanted to give a quick promotion of the SOCA Rust Clan, it's been going great since the leaders made the decision to switch over to the Sydney 1 Server.
We were besieged yesterday but our members managed to hold off the raid group of 8 or 9 fully geared people. We actually managed to get 13 members SOCA Rust members online at once, so activity is great. The base has been about 80% completed now, and there is still 3 weeks left until the server wipe so plenty of time for new players to join us this phase. Rust is currently ON SALE (50% off) @ $9.99USD so it's a great time to pick up the game and give it a try. But Hurry, the sale ends 12 hours from this post!
I have put together a quick little video of an incident yesterday where a strange naked man visited our base....
Enjoy, and hope to see you join the SOCA Rust crew!
We are proud to announce that SOCA Gaming will be forming a World of Warcraft guild on the upcoming Elysium Project server. This server runs World of Warcraft vanilla (original) with no expansions. The game is FREE TO PLAY and there are no subscription fees.
If you are looking to relive your glory days of World of Warcraft back when the game was good (and hard!) then you are welcome to join us. Never played World of Warcraft before? No problem! We have a plethora of very experienced members who will help you learn the ropes.
Our goals for this are to all level up at a similar rate with your 'group' in the beginning, enjoy the content from the very first dungeons available at low levels, all the way to 60. Click here to view the list of 5 man Dungeons available and their level requirements.
So invite some mates and roll 5 characters that can do dungeons together, or form a group from the list of SOCA members who will be looking to group up for Dungeons.
This way it allows people to enjoy the content between levels 11-60 at their own pace. And when the majority of the guild has reached the max level (60) we will start actively gearing up our players by running the first 10 man raid, Upper Blackrock Spire. Eventually we will look in to forming 20 man raids for Zul'Gurub and finally even 40 man raids for The Molten Core!
Tonight we will be releasing a poll on the forums to let people vote on which faction they would prefer, Horde or Alliance! (Update - Alliance wins!)
As it stands we have decided to roll our guild onto the PvP fresh-start Elysium server, where all players begin at level 1. The release date for the server will be announced some time tomorrow and should be no more than a week away from this post. (Update - the rollover server starts December 18th but our fresh start server will be sometime mid January)
Get hyped everyone and we hope you will join us in the World of Warcraft!
Just a quick news update to let everyone know that it's that time of year in the USA where people devolve into animals frothing at the mouth, ready to kill to get their grubby hands on a $10 toaster at Walmart. Yes that's right it's Black Friday.
Well thankfully that same great tradition also has made it's way into online game sales, where you can get great deals on games without having to degrade yourself and get trampled on by 300 pound adults with a penchant for violence.
GOG.com is just one of the many online game stores that are having a Black Friday sale. So if anyone finds some great deals on games, feel free to post them in this thread.
Hey guys, just wanted to let you all know that the 4th Anniversary bundle for Planetside 2 is now LIVE!
Also it is DOUBLE XP FOR ALL PLAYERS UNTIL NOVEMBER 27TH!
Below are all the details. Please keep in mind that the 6 month Heroic boost will only be granted to the character you PURCHASE on. So make sure you purchase on your TR
Well, Auraxians. You’ve been fighting a brave fight for four years now. We’re impressed by your dedication to your empire, your fortitude on the battle field, and your willingness to always answer the call of duty.
To celebrate this auspicious occasion, Fourth Anniversary Bundles have arrived in the Depot and we've turned on double experience between now and November 27th!
The bundles cost 3999 Daybreak Cash (PC) or 3999 Battle Cash (PS4). The bundles include:
Four Weapons (a sniper, SMG, assault rifle, and archer) per Empire
Fourth Anniversary Camo for each Empire
Fourth Anniversary Armor Decal for each Empire
Fourth Anniversary Vehicle Decal for each Empire
6-Month Heroic Boost*
*The 6-Month Heroic Boost in this bundle can only be used on the character who purchased the bundle. The other items are account-wide.