The complete guide from the simple to more advanced most commonly used features of the ArmA II 2D map editor.
Detailed explanations of all aspects discussed in the manual.
A code list on the end of the manual.
A full classname list WAS PLANNED, but is not included (for now).
Large screenshots (shot in ArmA 2 Combined Ops) and one video (for now) are included.
Tutorials on using, editing and creating.
External text files tutorials.
In-game result and example screenshots.
Excellent graphical design.
Full 45 pages of information.
Includes screenshots from ArmA 2 and Operation Arrowhead aswell.
Contains information on Operation Arrowhead-only functions aswell.
2. Adding and editing units
3. Adding and editing waypoints
4. Adding and editing triggers
5. Adding and editing groups
2. The init field and coding
3. Air vehicles control
4. Unit gear control
5. Boarding vehicles
6. Mission editing modes
7. Camera scripting
2. Inserting custom background music
3. Calling in predefined CAS
4. Calling in Artillery strikes/CAS on marked targets
5. Advanced use of modules
6. HALO jumps
7. AttachTo and SetPos commands
1. External links
3. Please read this appeal
Installation / Usage:
Just download and unzip (use winzip, winrar or windows explorer's unzipper).
Open with Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat.
This guide is based only on Singleplayer mission editing and scripting. Known AI and similar bugs encountered with dedicated servers are noted here, however no guidelines on creating a mission for online gameplay, or adapting one are found in this manual. Also it is fully concentrated on the 2D editor features, no 3D editor references.
Credits & Thanks:
- Armaholic forums
- BI forums