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The Wrench - October Edition

Hello squaddies, Welcome to the October edition of The Wrench, if you are just joining us since we launched Squad then you should know that The Wrench is a highlight of just some of the amazing work that modders are creating using the Squad SDK. If perhaps you’re interested in getting involved with modding within Squad, you may want to join the Squad Modding Discord, and if you are already working on a new mod and want the community to learn more about it, consider submitting it through this for...

Server Spotlight: Issue #001

Hello Squaddies, OWI_Jenny here. I’m the Server Licensing Manager at OWI and welcome to the first edition of the Server Spotlight. This feature will be the place where we highlight some of the community servers that we think you may want to check out, share information about them, and show what they are up to or what they excel at. Whether they are old or new, it’s always good to highlight the fantastic stuff our established Server owners are doing every day. ★★★ SQUAD EUROPE ★★★ {STEAM_CLAN_IMA...

Beyond The Wire Releases Into Early Access!

Hey Squaddies, Today is a big day for our friends at Redstone Interactive, as Beyond The Wire, their new World War 1 shooter is now available to purchase. Heading into Early Access with a plethora of features and options for gameplay, Beyond The Wire aims to deliver a new WW1 experience concentrating on immersion, action, and strategy. Whether leading the charge as an assault troop or guiding fire missions with the artillery detachment BTW has a role for everyone. For a full rundown of their lau...

Minor: V1.1 Released!

Hey squaddies, Today we are releasing a minor patch to address several issues that we have discovered since we released v1.0 last week. Thank you to everyone who helped uncover these bugs and reported them in a timely fashion. Please continue to report issues and feedback in our Squad Discord channels. Unfortunately with this minor patch, we will be removing the Experimental Graphics Settings menu options, though they will be returning in a later build. We thank everyone so far who has been help...

Roadmap Refresh - Oct 1st, 2020

Hey squaddies, It’s been a very busy time at OWI, with Squad finally hitting Version 1.0 and releasing out of Early Access. We just want to say a massive thank you again to everyone who joined us over the launch week. Whether you are a new player or have been with us since the days of Kickstarter, we appreciate all of you for joining us in the celebrations. One of the essential values the team is incredibly passionate about is providing updates and support to the Squad experience. Before v1 was ...

Server Browser Hotfix for 1.0

Hey squaddies, We’re issuing a small hotfix to alleviate the server browser issues that some players have been experiencing intermittently since yesterday. If you could not see servers within the server browser, please allow up to 15 - 30 seconds for the browser to populate before attempting to refresh your server browser once this hotfix is applied. We’ll continue to observe the situation; thank you for your patience while we worked to resolve this.

Squad v1.0 Released!

Welcome, Squaddies, Today marks a memorable day as we at Offworld Industries celebrate the release of Squad. It’s been a long journey through Early Access, but it wouldn’t have been possible without our dedicated community helping shape what Squad has become and where it will go. Before we get to the good stuff, take the time to watch our Launch Trailer, showcasing just a slice of the Squad experience. Alongside our 1.0 launch, we also bring to you a new faction, the Middle Eastern Alliance. A n...

OISC Season 2 - Sign-ups Now LIVE!

Hello squaddies, We’ve been talking a lot recently about Squad’s development as we grow closer to launching, but one area on the back burner has been our commitment to Squad’s competitive side. Today we are launching the signups for OISC Season 2. So if you’ve been drooling for some sweaty Squad action, want to see if you can compete with the top dogs, or you just want to see how Squad performs in high-intensity competition, we’ll have you covered! 16 teams of 36 players will compete in a Swiss ...

End of UAT Testing - Road to Release

Hello, squaddies, Today marks the end of UAT testing. We want to take this time to thank all of you who joined in the UAT sessions and helped to test out the next update. A massive thanks are also due to the community server hosts who helped provide servers for the testing sessions and organized dedicated sessions. Join us on Wednesday, 23rd September, when Squad will be moving to a 1.0 release with the Middle Eastern Alliance faction, our stunning new map, Fallujah and, 50v50 servers. It’s been...

Upcoming Sale & New Pricing Information

Greetings Squaddies and Would-Be-Squaddies We have a lot of news to share! Starting September 23rd, to coincide with our latest content update, Squad will be 25% off! For a limited time, we are giving friends, family, and newcomers the opportunity to purchase Squad at a discount to celebrate our new Fallujah map, Middle-Eastern Alliance faction, and 50v50 update. This Special Squad Sale will end on September 28th. So if you, or someone you know, is interested in purchasing one of the year’s most...

Squad - Public Testing Updated to UAT #5

Squaddies, We've updated the Squad - Public Testing app on Steam to our UAT #5, which we intend to be our final Public Test build. Join us this weekend to give it a final once over, but before then, take a look over the changes since UAT #4 https://steamcommunity.com/games/774941/announcements/detail/2914348681187470400

An Update on Kickstarter Rewards

Greetings Airborne and Ranger Founder Squaddies! As you all know, we have been laser-focused on the development of Squad itself. If you haven’t been checking out our development blog, it’s worth taking a read - from new announcements to in-depth game design discussions, there have been a lot of fantastic posts going up lately and a lot of great new content planned for the game. That said, we wanted to take a quick moment to update you on the Kickstarter rewards, both digital and physical, so str...

Playtest #3 - LIVE NOW ON PUBLIC TESTING!

Download the Squad - Public Testing app* today and play the latest update before release! Our focus for this test is testing Helicopters on 100 player servers and seeing the effect this as on server performance. Included as well are new Graphics settings for you all to try. Please read here for more information. https://steamcommunity.com/games/774941/announcements/detail/2914348047025209720 *Squad - Public Testing is a separate download within Steam.

B21 Feedback Survey - Open Now

Hey squaddies, We hope you've been enjoying Beta 21 and all the changes it brought to Squad. Now that we have all the designated features we planned in a playable state, we'd like to get your feedback on how these changes have affected your games of Squad, or not. Please take the time to fill out this Feedback Survey as honestly as possible, and thanks for playing! Offworld Out!

V1.0 Public Playtest - Starting Now

Hello squaddies, Today is a fascinating day as we open up our Public Testing app to include a beta version of v1.0 for Squad. If you join us, you can help us iron out any issues that may have snuck in during development to ensure it's as good as it can be for when v1.0 releases to everyone in the future. ***Be aware that testing is taking place on the 'Squad - Public Testing' app, this can be found in your Steam library as a separate install to the main game client*** With a new map in Fallujah ...