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 S - Grrrr 5636
2 Jun - BTCtothemoon 5167
3 Pure - 2881
4 NO_0 - Death 2307
5 Alexandre - MOTHERLAND 2175
6 Pluto - Death 2033
7 Miku - Death 1817
8 NaiveBlue - Death 1630
9 P1uto - Death 1593
10 xAryax - MOTHERLAND 1514
11 SmiLe - Death 1494
12 Xiaoqq - Merciless 1418
13 HeiZe - Grrrr 1198
14 Keal - Death 1108
15 Cat - Death 1007
16 DalBong - Grrrr 1005
17 Aso_Nozomi - Death 1001
18 Wise - MOTHERLAND 911
19 Bizon - MOTHERLAND 866
20 xX - SAINT 752
21 Roaring_Kitty - Flex 742
22 YOLOLIFE - MOTHERLAND 730
23 Slacker - MOTHERLAND 713
24 VeRN - _Homeless_ 685
25 OPenGG - Death 670
26 StevieWonderBR - TrickOrTreat 663
27 Deleted - MOTHERLAND 626
28 Depths - Death 624
29 Annex - Elysian 612
30 Kazpyr - Kingsman 604
31 buibuibui - 600
32 OVER_9000_DEX - Legends_Never_Die 592
33 anaLog - Grrrr 575
34 Rio - MOTHERLAND 523
35 xvxvx - SAINT 518
36 Xavier - BRB_WIFE_ESCAPED 515
37 RazieL - Blood 508
38 Al0NS0 - 477
39 jupiler - _Homeless_ 465
40 Dyro - BellaCiao 453
41 LokTar - Naive_Blue 432
42 swat - AAA 396
43 Telankesi - Death 393
44 AlONSO - Merciless 389
45 Loosey_Goosey - _Homeless_ 359
46 Cx_Attila - Blood 356
47 ZENESIS - take_over 337
48 Asura - Grrrr 326
49 Riptide - Kingsman 301
50 ChampionVibe - MOTHERLAND 298

Tribe Rankings

Rank Name PK Points
1 Death 16439
2 Grrrr 8954
3 MOTHERLAND 8896
4 BTCtothemoon 5265
5 Merciless 1866
6 _Homeless_ 1687
7 Kingsman 1621
8 SAINT 1545
9 Blood 1196
10 EpidemiC 1065