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About Rosseau

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  • Birthday 09/17/1956


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    Jesus is Lord of my life
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    Cleveland, OH
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    Wargaming, studying the Word
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  1. Rosseau

    New scenario for download

    It's in the designers notes and briefing. Same map with minor change, but a very different situation. In first scenario, all the troops on both sides were at 60% strength, worn out; these are all fresh, with significant German reinforcements coming from unknown directions to aid their weary comrades just as the Amis advance on two objectives.
  2. After playing CMBO since its release on the Mac, I have finally created a scenario. This fact alone should make you wary. While there are at least 450 scenarios I could find for CMBN V2-3, not so many for CMFB V3. Notice I said Version 3, which shouldn't be a problem for V4 players. So if you are really desperate, give it a try. No promises Below is a link to Dropbox in case something goes wrong with the file attached here. https://www.dropbox.com/s/sksimplsont4iqh/AD The Lodge at Hurtgenwald Part Two.btt?dl=0 AD The Lodge at Hurtgenwald Part Two.btt
  3. Please ignore my idiotic post above, c3k. Having to do some re-installs, along with lack of sleep, induced my paranoid delusion about V4's progress. I finally saw IanL's excellent walk-through on excluding the Battlefront directory from Avast. Avast had never given me trouble before, but they've been updating it. Again, forgive my asinine comments above. I did finally update CMBN and all modules to V3. After deleting an old mod, works fine. In fact, by manipulating my INVIDIA card settings via the Stickie, I think the graphics look better than CMFB, RT or BS. Probably my eyesight Looking forward to new modules, whatever they may be.
  4. I have Avast and it does the same thing. It has nothing to do with anti-virus software. Do you think it is a coincidence that they still haven't released CMFI V4? It was messed up from V3.0. So I can play CMFI 3.0 without Gustav goodies, or stick with Version 2X and have the expansion. It simply was never addressed and they moved on to 4.0. So I will pay $10 for CMFI 4.0 when it comes out and hope it works with Gustav? I should get 4.0 free, as I already paid $10 for Version 3.0, which doesn't work with Gustav, which I paid $25 for, right?
  5. Reinstalled - I think it was an old, incompatible mod. Glad JuJu's stuff still works. All set for now. Thanks.
  6. I just wanted to thank you - for not having sales events. At BF, the game is released and you buy. There is no reason to wait until it's 50% off. I have spent thousands of dollars (it's possible) with another well known wargame publisher as well over the years, who pretty much held prices. Now they are on a Steam "wait several months" and get a sale craze. This is wonderful for new customers, but punishes early supporters like myself. So when SC3 or Steel Tigers comes out, I am going to wait until 50% off on Steam if it takes five years
  7. Thanks guys. I am going to try this now. I always hated McAfee, although it is not as incredibly intrusive now as it was years ago. Will go with Avast when subscription ends. Let's see if this works.... Yep - it was McAfee. I'll close out my ticket.
  8. Steve himself got back to me a couple of days ago with a CMFI file to clear the license. It didn't work, but I think they are on it. Meantime, plenty of stuff to enjoy.
  9. I've been waiting on my ticket for a week. Same as jpratt88's problem. CMFB keeping me busy in the meantime. But seriously, with lots of mods and 450 scenarios, ain't no way I'm upgrading CMBN/CW/MG to 3.12 from 2.12. Personally, I don't feel the risk is worth whatever minor benefits 3.12 brings - at least until a new module comes out
  10. Now I feel I'm not playing a beta.
  11. Rosseau

    Interview with BF

    My first computer wargame was Crawford's Atari cartridge, too. I was hoping to one day make some money on it.
  12. Also remember the CM Decompiler by Mike works on all these campaigns. I have it, but unfortunately don't have a direct link to the utility.
  13. Maybe we should ask the designers and betas of StratCom2 Patton Drives East this question.
  14. Rosseau

    Black Sea or older CM game

    One other thing that could make a difference for you. I have almost 200 custom scenarios (not including mods) created by some talented people for CMBN and its modules. CMBS is great, but it will be a long time, if ever, for the newer games to get such huge mod content. These are available from BF repository, or better yet, GreenAsJade's website. Have fun!