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Game screenWelcome to the gameplay! Here you will learn what is every element of the in-game screen and how to move your hedgehogs to destroy the other team's members, so...
|To help you learning better most everything of this page, the explanation will be divided in different sections:|
|Parts of the screen|
|A: Team health bars - This bars indicate the total health of each team. Every time a hedgehog (B) gets hurt the bar of its team decrease. The more the hedgehog gets hurt, the more the bar decreases.
B: Active hedgehog - This is your hedgehog. Use it to attack the opponent team with the weapons in the weapons scheme (E)
C: Countdown timer - You can attack the opponent team when it's your turn, delimited by this count that decrease to 0. When the count arrive to 0 your turn ends and it's time to the opponent team to play.
|D: Wind bar - This bar indicates the strength and the direction of the wind in the active turn. The longer is the bar, the stronger is the wind, in the direction of the bar.
E: Weapons table - This is the table of the weapons that you can use in this game. Select one of them to give it to your active hedgehog(B). The grey weapons with a red circle on indicate that these weapons will be available from the next X turn, with X the number in the circle.
F: Chat - In this corner of the screen you can see the last messages of the conversation between you and the other players.
G: FPS - In this corner, if you selected it in settings, you can see the fps in game while playing.
|Basic movements and shooting|
|A: Arrow keys - Use the arrow keys to move the active hedgehog left or right or to move the aim up or down. See D for precise aiming.
B: Enter key - Press the enter key to make the hedgehog jump forward. Pay attention to where it is, because after a jump the hedgehog can fall and get hurt if it jumps from big altitudes.
NB. While you are using the rope or the flying saucer you can choose a weapon and use this key to throw it! E.G. Throw dynamite while using rope. Nice key, isn't it? =)
C: Backspace key - Press this key once to do a vertical jump, twice to jump backward vertically.
|D: (Left) Shift key - This key is used to precise aiming of the target. Hold shift and move the aim keys to slowly move the aim, gaining precision. In addition, hold this key while pressing left or right to turn in place without moving.
E: Mouse clicks - Use right click to show the weapons table (See the section Parts of the screen). Left click to select a weapon in the table.
F: Space bar - Use it to make your active hedgehog shoot the target with the aim you chose previously! Hold space to increase the power of some weapons.(Please read the Cadet's Field Manual to learn more about each weapon).
|Aiming and weapon modifiers|
|A: F keys - Use the F keys to switch between weapons, as an alternative to right mouse click.
B: 1-5 key - Use these keys to set grenade timer, expressed in seconds to explode. Use the 1-5 Keys with Precise key to set strength of bounce, from slight to extreme, for many weapons.
C: Tab key - Press this key with switch hedgehog weapon active to switch between hedgehogs.
|D: H key - Press H to focus to the active hedgehog.
E: Delete Key - Press delete to change the description of each hedgehog in game.
F: Arrow keys - Use left arrow and right arrow to choose the direction of air attacks.
|Game options and chat commands|
|A: Esc - Use Esc to exit the game.
B: F12 key - Change to fullscreen / windowed mode.
C: 9-0 keys - Press this keys to modify sound volume in game.
D: P key - Press P to pause game.
|E: T Key - Press T to enter a chat message.
F: ` key - Use '`' to show chat history.
G: S key - (ONLY IN DEMO) speed up demo playing
H: C key - Get a screenshot of the game!
NOW YOU HAVE THE KNOWLEDGE, USE IT WISELY!
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