Game Guide

Chat


You can communicate with other players by using the Chat Window (toggled by pressing C). There are a variety of different Chat Modes that can be used for different situations and/or needs. To send messages follow the following general steps:

  1. Select your chat channel by clicking the Text on the bottom left of your Chat Window and selecting from the list of chat modes.
  2. Press Enter/Return.
  3. Type your message.
  4. Press Enter/Return again to send your message.

 

Chat Modes

Turf Battles has a variety of different chat modes that can be used to communicate with other users in different ways.

  1. Talk Chat Mode
    • This is a public chat mode that allows you to talk to people around you, people that are within your view distance. Players who are not within your view distance will not see your messages.
    • Appears in light blue text in your chat window.
    • Can be automatically selected by adding a ~ in front of your message in chat.
    • Does not work across game channels.
  2. Shout Chat Mode
    • This is a public chat mode that allows you to talk to people around you, people that are within your view distance or just a bit beyond your view distance.
    • Only players within your view distance and a bit beyond your view distance will see these messages.
    • Appears in light green text in your chat window.
    • Can be automatically selected by adding a "!" in front of your message in chat.
    • Does not work across game channels.
  3. Whisper Chat Mode
    • This is a private chat mode that allows you to communicate directly with another player. Only the other player will receive these messages.
    • Requires you know the name (case sensitive) of the other player.
    • Appears in light yellow in your chat window.
    • You can press the "." on your keyboard to trigger an immediate reply to someone who has whispered you.
    • Can be automatically selected by adding a "@" followed by a space a
    • Works across game channels.
  4. Party Chat Mode
    • This chat mode is only available while you are in a Party. Messages will broadcast to all players in your party while in this chat mode.
    • Appears in white text in your chat window.
    • Can be automatically selected by adding "#" in front of your message in chat.
    • Does not work across game channels.
  5. Shell 1 and 2 Chat Modes
    • This is a global chat channel. All messages you send using this chat mode will be sent to everyone else that is currently in the same Shell Chat Channel.
    • The Shell Chat Channel can be changed by clicking the TAB key to open your inventory/equipment window and then right clicking your equipped Shells and selecting one of the options.
    • Appears in dark peach text in your chat window.
    • Works across game channels.
  6. Tribe Chat Mode
    • This is a tribe restricted chat channel. All messages you send using this chat mode will ONLY be sent to your fellow tribe members.
    • Appears in cyan text in your chat window.
    • Can be automatically selected by adding a "*" in front of your message in chat.
    • Works across game channels.

 

Blocking & UnBlocking Users

Sometimes, you might need to block yourself from seeing messages from other users. This can easily be accomplished with one of two methods:

  1. Right click the users name in the Chat Box, a Block command will be automatically put into your chat input. Simply hit enter, and the user will now be blocked.
  2. In the Friends List (press B), right click the "Blocked Group" and click "Add Friend". Finally, enter the user's name. He will now be blocked.

You can un-block users via one of the following methods:

  1. Type /UnBlock PlayerName in chat, where PlayerName is the name of the user you wish to unblock.
  2. Delete the user from your "Blocked Group" in your Friends List (press B). This can be accomplished by simply right clicking the user's name and click "Delete Friend".

 

 Special Chat Functions

  • When one player kills another player, it will be announced in the PVPChannel. You can listen to this chat channel by setting one of your newbie shells to the PVPChannel.
  • Messages that appear in dark orange text are from Moderators, these are special players that are there to answer your questions about the game.
  • Messages that appear in blue text are from Admins/GM's.
  • Mystic Server
  • Triumphus Server

Player Rankings

Rank Name PK Points
1 Dynamix - _Homeless_ 279
2 Cynex - GrumpyOldVets 268
3 SmiLe - Merciless 237
4 Stinger - Death 232
5 Kush - Blood 213
6 _GAVS_ - Blood 172
7 _RA_ - Blood 171
8 NO1 - Death 165
9 Bloons - IAmLoser 137
10 ESSE - Paengsu 129
11 Aso_Nozomi - Merciless 124
12 aNaLog - Heaven 118
13 Ainz_Own_Goal - Blood 113
14 B0nd_JamesB0ND - GrumpyOldVets 110
15 Sanuman - Death 109
16 Annex - _Homeless_ 106
17 Pure - Elevate 105
18 VeRN - _Homeless_ 99
19 GoldenFlash - 18X 85
20 KAMI - Elevate 81
21 Cupid - Merciless 80
22 Spookje - Suicide_Squad 76
23 Performance - Avalanche 71
24 KingKong - 65
25 JeSuS - Blood 60
26 KnifeToMeetYou - Elevate 54
27 Loosey_Goosey - _Homeless_ 53
28 Desync - Elevate 50
29 get0ut - Blood 50
30 _K_ - GrumpyOldVets 47
31 The_Punisher - 46
32 Kanoran - 39
33 Virus - Death 38
34 Ojawa - Shockwave 35
35 Depths - Merciless 35
36 ll_Trouble_ll - GrumpyOldVets 33
37 Synx - Exodus 33
38 archdevil660 - Mercenary 33
39 NOT - Heaven 32
40 Sowa - Suicide_Squad 31
41 Blue_Pickle - Avalanche 29
42 ChampionVibe - Elevate 26
43 ZENESIS - Paengsu 26
44 kgdl23 - 1234 24
45 GenocideX - Suicide_Squad 24
46 _Synx_ - Exodus 24
47 QueeN - IMMORTALS 23
48 ReVolT - Mercenary 22
49 BA - Death_B4_Dishonor 22
50 ZENESlS - Paengsu 22

Tribe Rankings

Rank Name PK Points
1 Blood 859
2 _Homeless_ 643
3 Death 610
4 Merciless 515
5 GrumpyOldVets 510
6 Elevate 391
7 Paengsu 274
8 Heaven 222
9 Suicide_Squad 216
10 Avalanche 207