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Article: Navigation

Share This: Unlike other modifications, the map in our project will not include a minimap in the top right corner. Instead a button to open a map can be pressed when any vehicle or person is selected. Pressing the button will bring up a full screen picture of the game area, with the possibility to […]

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Article: The map

Share This: With the fire station on Duane st. placed at the edge of Tribeca and right next to the Civic center, we have chosen a truly busy area for our project. The map will be defined by Greenwich St. on the west; Centre St. on the east; Leonard St. on the north and Murray […]

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Article: Subways

Share This: Transporting as many as 5,6 million people, with a total of 26 different lines and 422 stations, the New York subway plays a major role in the life of many New Yorkers. With multiple subway entrances spotted around the map, it is very natural for us to include this aspect in some way. […]

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Article: Multipe units

Share This: In the last article we mentioned that Bat 1 had the possibility to call assistance from other units that aren’t on the map. The same thing will work the other way around. This means that you doing a normal gameplay, the player will get a call to assist etc. Engine 10 and Ladder […]

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Article: Calling backup

Share This: Like mentioned in another article, the only way to call assistance in the modification is by using Battalion 1. Unlike normal firefighters the battalion chief does not have any equipment that he chose from the equipment menu, instead he has an icon of a radio. When the radio icon is pressed, a secondary […]

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Article: Hydrant mechanics

Share This: In a big city such as New York stuff always happens and no day in the fire department is the same. But like mentioned in the last article not all fires are going to be major. Sometimes all you have to do is role up to the scene and extinguish a fire in […]

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Article: Different events

Share This: For some time now, we have been talking mainly about building fires. But is that all that people are going to experience in this modification? – No. A large variety of different events are currently in the making and a lot of them will have some really cool mechanics. An example of a […]

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Article: New Webpage

Share This: Today our official webpage went live and we hope that people will welcome it. A mobile friendly version is WIP Link: http://www.bigappleproject.com/    The Big Apple Project on Facebook  CPH Airport mod on Facebook Return to main article hub

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Article: Backup?

Share This: As know, the only station on the map is Duane st. and that limits the player to three rigs every time a call comes in. What unit goes to what call, is already decided by the FDNY dispatch policy and that will be discussed in another article. But since only so few units […]

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Article: Building fire mechanics part 2

Share This: Like mentioned last time, different crew in the modification have different tasks upon arriving at a fire scene. Engine companies’ main objective, is to put out fires and they will therefore not be able to enter a burning building unless all crew members are carrying hoses and one of them has a hose […]

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