Questions tagged [planetside-2]

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How can I change the decal on my vehicles?

I've seen vehicles with decals saying PlanetSide Beta and others. How do I put one of these decals on my vehicle? And how do I get some more?
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Does a weapon unlock, unlock that weapon for every class?

I'll try to clarify with an example. Let say I buy a Forward Grip certification for the AF-19 Mercenary under the "Weapon" tree of the Engineer, will it also be available for the Light Assault class, ...
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How do I change continent in Planetside 2?

How can I change the continent I'm on in Planetside 2? Sometimes I can deploy to another continent, but other times there's not way of switching.
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Detailed stats for vehicles, MAX's, and their weapons?

To start, this is a great resource, but it only has information about infantry. I've checked, a few times. What brings me to ask this is, specifically, the MAX suit slot upgrade that provides "...
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How do I deploy a Sunderer?

I've been playing some planetside lately and I can't figure out how to deploy a Sunderer and let my allys spawn. How do I do that? I tried pretty much every key on my keyboard, and they dont seem to ...
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Can I be competitive in Planetside 2 without leveling?

I tried Planetside 2 this week-end and liked it. Due to recent life changes (growing up and getting a job and such) I don't have as much time for gaming as I would like. The question is if I should ...
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Do ESFs have different abilities?

As a member of the Vanu Sovereignty, I know that the Scythe has a speed-boosting ability, but it looks like the TR Mosquito has landing gear or something, which I don't seem to have. What's that do? I ...
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How can I find my PlanetSide 2 server ping?

Is there any way I can find my ping in PlanetSide 2? I've been looking for a while and can't seem to find it anywhere.
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PlanetSide 2 Cert Points System

How do Certification points work in PlanetSide 2? Do you get some: over time? by getting kills? by completing objectives? If so, how many do you get for each of the above?
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Is there an advantage to buying the locked weapons?

So I play as the NC Heavy Assualt unit most of the time, I have already put hundreds of certifications into the starting weapon, the Guass SAW I believe its called. I was planning on supporting the ...
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What are the gameplay differences between the factions?

I'd like to avoid remaking my character since it would result in me losing anything I unlock, so before I decide on a faction I'd like to know what the gameplay differences between each of them are. ...
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What are the punishments for friendly fire?

In Planetside 2, friendly fire is extremely common, constantly resulting in a message that asks the player to stop. If friendly fire is continued, the player is warned that his/her weapons will be ...
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What is the difference between the NC14 and the LA80?

Both rifles have the exact same stats and seem to behave the exact same way, so what exactly is the difference?
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In planetside 2, what support activities give experience?

In particular:- does a sunderer/S-AMS pilot get XP for providing a spawn point? does an engineer get XP for resupplying ammo? under what circumstances does a combat medic (or engineer) gain xp for ...
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Planetside graphic problem! [closed]

I just bought Planetside 2, but when I join a server, the textures are really bad. The weapons looks like something that isn't rendered, and the ground is pixellated. As I said, it looks like the ...
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Is it possible to switch factions in Planetside 2 after choosing one?

As the title suggests, I was wondering if there was any information that confirms or denies the possibility of being able to switch factions after choosing one. For example, say I choose the Terran ...
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How can I enter the dome of a Biolab?

Biolabs have control points within the top dome as well as on the ground (small sattelite bases a few hundred meters away). How can I get into the top part of the base to capture these points? The ...
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Where can I replenish my tank ammo?

I ran out of tank ammo. Where can I replenish it?