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 - Flex 3487
2 Cupid - Death 3248
3 Pure - Flex 2140
4 Pluto - 1712
5 SmiLe - Death 1494
6 Xiaoqq - Death 1402
7 GUEST - Death 1310
8 Col1apse - Death 1238
9 X - Flex 1037
10 Cat - 1022
11 Aso_Nozomi - 1002
12 NaiveBlue - Death 969
13 Mint - GoV 929
14 P1uto - Death 905
15 StevieWonderBR - TrickOrTreat 705
16 SUNSHINA - 683
17 VeRN - _Homeless_ 611
18 OVER_9000_DEX - GoV 591
19 Annex - _Homeless_ 534
20 Xavier - BRB_WIFE_ESCAPED 515
21 RazieL - Blood 508
22 Slacker - Flex 483
23 Riptide - 478
24 Cynex - BRB_WIFE_ESCAPED 476
25 jupiler - _Homeless_ 465
26 AlONSO - Elevate 443
27 xAryax - Flex 442
28 WoXiHuanNi - Flex 431
29 DJL - Flex 394
30 Al0NS0 - Death 386
31 Asura - Flex 353
32 Loosey_Goosey - _Homeless_ 345
33 Slushy - TrickOrTreat 313
34 Dynamix - BRB_WIFE_ESCAPED 279
35 Rebel - BRB_WIFE_ESCAPED 263
36 shuaa - Gods_of_Arena 246
37 Cobra - GoV 245
38 Expect - Death 244
39 Cx_Attila - Death 241
40 STATIC_BM - EpidemiC 238
41 Kush - Elevate 231
42 WGA - 230
43 ESSE - Paengsu 229
44 Sanuman - 225
45 metamorphosis - Death 211
46 B0nd_JamesB0ND - Delecious 189
47 Grenen - Death 183
48 Rage - TrickOrTreat 180
49 Depths - Marvellous 174
50 _Joker_ - Royal 173

Tribe Rankings

Rank Name PK Points
1 Death 11937
2 Flex 9338
3 _Homeless_ 2170
4 GoV 2113
5 BRB_WIFE_ESCAPED 1657
6 TrickOrTreat 1318
7 EpidemiC 1067
8 Elevate 1008
9 Blood 866
10 Underrated 424