VLC Tips for Everyone

VLC Media Player is adaptable, the most secure and lightweight audio and video player around now, particularly in comparison to others that will play with unusual formats after downloading a codec, or just refuse to play things.

It’s from Videolan.org a non-profit organization dedicated to developing and supporting the player.

The program handles heaps of formats, from MPEG to FLV and RMB files.

Also useful is the fact that you can use VLC media player since it plays incomplete parts of video files to preview files you are downloading.

How does it function?

VLC media player also has amazing hotkey support and if you take time to learn the shortcuts without touching your mouse so it can be controlled. This is not an issue if you’re watching DVDs or video files through it. For music, it features an equalizer and playlist creation and plays more or less any file. VLC media player isn’t as instinctive as as a media manager, but it’s a considerably more adaptable player in terms of file formats. You may even use VLC to convert your files, and on top of all the formats and physical media it’ll play, many streaming protocols and TV capture cards are supported.

VLC media player makes it easy to add subtitles to your video files too – just add the SRT file to the folder where your video is kept, and it will automatically play with subtitles.

Finally, the interface in VLC media player has been enhanced in version 2 although it remains just operational. Nevertheless, you can download player’s look to fully change VLC media. The settings menu is complete without being overwhelming, and there is extensive documentation online.

Hey It’s Free

VLC Media Player is quite simply the finest multimedia application for Windows and Mac. It plays just about anything, hassle free – What more could you need?

VLC Tips and Tricks

I’ve collected some of my favorite Tips and Tricks for VLC to share with you.

Convert Media Files

Are you aware that you can use VLC to convert your media files into a broad variety of formats? The app enables you to pick just how you would like to convert them or you can only use a given preset.

To start, go to Media > Convert / Save, add a file and click Convert / Save. From here you will select the desired codec to convert to.

Play/Download On-Line Videos

It is possible to use VLC download and to play online videos. It’s possible for you to use the full suite of tools to control video playback or save them for later play.

To start an internet video, go to Media > Open Network Stream. Press theNetwork tablature, enter the URL of the video and click Play. To save it, instead ofPlay, pick Convert.

Record A Currently Playing Video/Audio

If you need to record and capture a snippet of a video that you are playing, VLC has an option to do this. To enable this attribute, on the menu bar, click View > Advanced Controls. Additional buttons will appear on the app. While playing a media file, click on the Record button to start recording. Press again to stop.

Records will be saved in the Videos folder for videos while audio will go to your Music folder. On the Mac version, go to the menu bar and click Playback > Record or use the shortcut Cmd Alt R.

Record Background

VLC can record a video of your desktop, acting as a screen recorder. To empower desktop recording, visit Media > Convert / Save. Go to the Capture Device tab and on the Capture style drop down menu, select Background. Pick your frame rate for the click and capture Convert under Desirable frame rate / Save. Finally select your codec and the destination and click Begin. To stop recording, click the Stop button.

Record Webcam

You can record a video in VLC using the webcam. Go to Media > Open Capture Device and select DirectShow from the Capture mode drop menu. From where it’ll capture from here you will select the audio and video apparatus. VLC and click Play will stream from your webcam. Use VLC’s skill to record now playing with video and you have yourself a webcam recorder.

Rip A DVD

Are you aware it is possible to use your DVD’s to rip into your computer? It’s a simple method to create an archive of your DVD’s for back-up purposes or a way to see them when you don’t have entry to the physical disc.

Go to Media > Convert / Save and click on the Cd tab. Under Cd Choice, select the radio button of the media cd you’re using and assess No cd menu. Make sure that the Disc apparatus that is chosen is right and click Convert / Save. Select the codec you wish to save in and save it with the extension that is certainly not incompatible with your codec.

Remote Control VLC From A Browser

There is an option available to use a web browser as a simple remote control for VLC. This is amazingly useful when running VLC on a media center PC, as it is possible to control it using a laptop or your mobile phone.

To enable this feature, visit Tools >Setting, and click the radio box Allunder Show settings. Then visit Interface > Main Interface and tick the Webcheck carton. Then, under Interface > Main > Lua, establish the Lua HTTP Password. Remote control through the browser should be empowered.

 

Add Watermarks On Video

You can add your own watermarks through VLC on a video, bypassing a significance of a dedicated video editor to do that. Do remember however you will have to use VLC’s recording feature to save the video with the watermark.

To start, visit Tools > Effects and Filters. Click the Video Effects tab and under the Overlay tab, you’re getting alternatives to either add in an easy text or your symbol to the video.

Video And Audio Effects

VLC gives you a ton of tools that lets you manipulate audio and the video of any media that is given. To see the tools available, go to Tools > Corrections and Effects. From here, you will see tabs that have the A/V manipulation tools. On the video side, you can correct colors, crop, rotate video, add filters, etc. With audio, you get the equalizers that are usual to tune your music.

Play Internet Radio

VLC supplies Internet Radio channels on its Playlist sidebar for you yourself to browse and search for radio stations that are online. If the supplied stations don’t interest you, you are able to play your favourite channel by getting the station’s URL and opening it using Media > Open Network Stream.

Video Background

Ever needed to have a video playing as your desktop wallpaper? There is a simple method to toggle this using VLC. Visit Tools > Setting. Click Video and under the Output drop down box, select DirectX (DirectDraw) video output. Save and restart VLC. The next time you play a video, an alternative will appear under Video on the right-click menu to play as a Set as Background. Select it and the video will subsequently start playing as your desktop background.

 

Play Video As ASCII Characters

For a little bit of enjoyable, VLC allows you to show a video all in ACSII characters. To empower this fun feature, visit Tools > Setting and select Video. Under theOutput drop down box, pick Color ASCII art video output. Your video will now be shown entirely in ACSII.

Play Media Found In Archive Files

If you have a RAR or ZIP file which has a media file, it is possible to play with them within VLC without extracting them. Just open them and it is going to play the files contained within all.

If the file is broken up into bits, only open the first part of the archive making sure all the files are within exactly the same area. This can be a great trick when you don’t need to waste space decompressing the video.

 

Extensions And Plugins

Just like Firefox, you’ll be able to expand the functionality and look of your VLC player. There are an assortment of extensions and skins available on the VideoLAN website. Take a look and see what appeals to you personally.

Some of the extensions allow you to mechanically get subtitles, lyrics to tunes, as well as info on the performers, among other things. Skins, there are many available which are certain to meet your taste and on the other hand, permit you to alter the appearance of your media player.

Add Subtitles

If a video you have doesn’t come with subtitles, you’ll be able to add your own by locating an SRT subtitle file for the video and adding in it. To add the subtitle, play your video and go to Subtitle on the menu bar and click Add Subtitle File. It uses exactly the same file name if you need VLC to play with it mechanically, place the SRT file in an identical folder as the video and make sure.

Double Or Slow Down The Playback Speed

This attribute is incredibly useful if you are watching a media file primarily for the content, for example podcast, audiobooks, recorded lectures, etc. To start, press ] to fast forward by 0.1x for each press. To slow it down, press [ instead. On the Mac, there’s a slider to control playback speed, located in Playback.

Poptropica Launches Arabian Nights, First Island Based On A Fan’s Idea

The first quest on the virtual world for kids based on a fan-submitted idea, Arabian Nights takes players on a journey to an ancient land of sultans, thieves and a magical lamp with power beyond imagination. The full public launch of Arabian Nights will be on Oct. 23, 2014.

An episodic adventure in three parts, Arabian Nights begins when the Sultan asks Poptropica Players to retrieve his cherished lamp from the 40 thieves, and players quickly learn that the lamp may be the greatest treasure in the kingdom. The winner of Poptropica’s Create Your Own Dream Island contest , Sarah S. (Poptropica player Magic Eagle), found the inspiration for her Island in souvenirs her dad brought back from his deployment to Kuwait, including a genie lamp, a magic flying carpet and Clyde the camel.

It could be the best island to launch on Poptropica since the highly acclaimed Red Dragon Island.

Describing her reaction when she found out she won the contest, Sarah said, “When I found out I had won, I screamed, jumped up and down, and danced around the house for at least an hour.”

Well, she sounds like she was excited.

How To Beat Poptropica Red Dragon Island

All people desire to travel everywhere on the planet. So that it will be wonderful if we’ve our own time machine, you’ll go for so many places anytime you would like, and less fare…sounds awesome. Here at the Red Dragon Island, certainly you can have it to travel to Japan and appreciate every section of it.

Here is the complete Potpropica Red Dragon Island Guide — it’s a fun island, just like Mythology.

Getting Started

When you arrive on the island, run till you see a tire swing near a tree, after the mansion.

Wherein the tire swing says click it Enter. A white magic sparkle will fly passing the roof Jack and Annie will run to the tree house.

You’ll certainly will cut the rope to get the tire, and head to the tree. Subsequently bring along the tire with one to the left. Keep pushing on the tire to the left till you find Jack’s eyeglass on the ground which is close to the tree.

Pick up the eyeglasses, afterward using the tire, jump on it to scale on the hanging ladder.

You’ll meet with Jack and Annie, when you enter the tree house. Get the eyeglasses on your backpack and present it.

Walk to the left and get the large blue book that is the Frog Creek Pennsylvania. Home Town USA book.

Next, you will talk with Annie and ask her how the tree house works, she’ll tell you first to get the novel that is pink on her right that is the A Journey to old Japan. Pick up the book and use it and say the magic words “I wish we could go there”. Your wish will be granted. Hold tight for you’ll travel to early Japan.

Journey to Edo Japan

The Magic tree house works like a machine that is traveling. It’s going to move rapidly to the air and be amazed! You’re in Japan! Cool ride! You three will appear outside. Annie and Jack already wear their kimonos.

Jack provides you with a Magic amulet which you can use to go back anytime. They tells you to locate your kimono and will leave you now; but you’ll going to follow them to the left.

On your way, you’ll meet with two samurai guards, when you click on them they will arrest you. They’ll bring you on prison, and there’s no way out. But recall you have your magic amulet, thus get it in your backpack as well as in the magic tree house you are back in split seconds.

Leave the tree house and run to the left. Go within the Bonsai Trees shop which is currently open. You will meet with a woman whom you are able to discuss kimono. Afterward she’ll will give a kimono you need to you and go to the closet. Just choose what color you have like and wear it to experience wearing Japan national costume. You’ll locate a passport on the pocket; I suppose an illegal alien not you anymore, after wearing it.

Now that you already have the passport and look as a citizen, you are able to pass the guards. Head to the left to enter your next location.

When you arrive, you will observe for Jack and Annie do not have passport that they have been arrested by the samurai guards. You’ve got to save them, so it’s the time showing some Ninja moves off.

After you pass in the bridge, you’ll meet with a guy using a hat before a seafood store that is fresh. You will talk to the man and he’ll tell you you must caught a kappa using a fish that is rotten for you yourself to go in.

Walk a bit left, and you will start to see the green rotten fish in the rock staircase, go up and pick up it. Then continue to really go upstairs and enter the fort.

You’ll meet a soldier wherein the ninja master ‘ll be asked for by you’ll but sadly he does not understand. When you’re underneath the dragon head statue hanging on wall and that means you proceed to the right, a piece of paper is going to be thrown away. That’s a parchment. When you analyze it, you will see a letter from Annie stating you have to discover the Ninja master to rescue them since they are now captives kept on that area. Go down and leave the place. Afterward go all of the way till you find the Tote of Mortar. You’ll see a home should you continue to go left. Go inside.

You will meet with an old man whom you will ask concerning the Ninja master, he will tell you that Ninja master Basho is just buying eggs.

Leave the place till you see a samurai guard with five people in a line and run back to the right, they are looking for the fish burglar. You’ll offer him help. You will possess a job wherein the defendants will be arranged by you in an arrangement that is right. First you’ll change the position of the 4th man along with the 5th woman with moustache. Afterward change the position of that girl that is 4th to the 1st woman on the front line. Subsequently set the 3rd guy with eyeglasses and moustache on the fourth row, the man without you simply solve the case and eyeglasses will weep.

You will be given a betting slip on a sumo match as a return by the samurai guard. Now go the right till you get to the bridge. Take advantage of your bag of mortar to help the bridge is fixed by the people. You only need to put the crumble bits on the bottom to the two walls of bridge. It’s just like a jigsaw puzzle, bits might be set on the background, then attempt the other pieces, they are not incorrect when they glow and then will attach.

A sumo wrestler will run and he can drop something, after fixing the bridge.

Go ahead and pick it up, you finally have your Bonsai scissors. Walk a bit right and go down the bridge.

You visit the left till you visit a fisherman. Get your rotten fish on your back pack and you will have your second job, to catch the kappa.

The kappa fish is catchy which means you must block all possible passages of it where your net is positioned in order that he will enter the center hole. Aim the tree hole to be blocked by the bee hive, light the lantern along with the camp fire too. Shove on the large rock to obstruct additionally one other hole on the right, on the pond set the frog on the lily pads to block the kappa, when you started placing your fish bait that is rotten on the internet. Give the kappa to the fisherman and return to the Bonsai Tree store to the right.

You are going to use your bonsai scissors to trim one of the bonsai trees; it should match the image accurately. The man enters the shop will buy that bonsai tree you will give the sumo champion it, Yokozuna and cut. Way Out the area and go to the left in the Sumo Stadium (after fish market, continue to go until you’re in the next zone then climb up the rock staircase). Go to upper left and enter the doorway.

Next, walk to the right and you will meet with Yokozuna’s supervisor, you will help them duplicate the Kanji symbols on the cards for his devotees. Once done, you go to right, speak to the sumo challenger to take his position because he’s frightened.

The champ will now bound to the ring, prepare for your own fight. Yokozuna will attempt to push you outside of the ring, you will need to jump over him when he runs towards you and leap when he stomps his foot. He will get angry and his face will turn reddish, when you prevent all these three times in a row. He will charge at you, you’ll need to jump getting the ring side fall out of the ring, if you’re near him and you win.

The nearby soldiers who lost their cash will come to you as well as will question you and require your passport. Subsequently the old man will come that’s the real Ninja master, Basho. He ‘ll be followed by you’ll on the lake house you’ll have your ninja training.

NINJA Training

To begin with , you will have your ninja clothing. Get card is customized by the on your back pack.

Next, Basho will coach you on how you can use the SHUKO, which will be the handheld claws that enables you jump from walls that are additionally attached in your hands all the time and to cling. After having the red ribbon on the tree following the cherry blossom tree, you’ll move on another task.

Since the shuko are always equipped, you are able to put additional tools in the menu at the bottom left corner of the display.

Additional tools are the throwing smoke bombs and stars; use them to throw in the direction of your cursor. Another is the bo staff, while standing you’ll develop a defensive spin, if you tap the spacebar. But while running if you utilize it, you will leap in the air. The quicker you run, the more complex the vault. One more is the grapping hook, put it to use on any metal rings, merely click the band then click again to release, and to start swinging. Last is the ninja eye/vision which allows a scene to magnify, operates like a telescope (use the spacebar to activate this as well).

You are final training is going to be mending the stone wall near Basho’s hut, after mastering the ninja tools.

Saving Annie and Jack

Go back to the right before you get to the fort where Annie and Jack being held visit the right and start climbing the stone wall using your shuko (claws). Prevent to be hit by the logs jump to use them as a step near the top.

When you are on top, you may employ your ninja eyesight to test the wall and see some enemies. Go down afterward apply your smoke bombs in the Shogun soldier you’ll encounter. Then climb up the wall.

As you go through the chamber, use your ninja eyesight to test the place. It is possible to throw your star on any lamp openings; use the smoke bombs to blind the guards as well as the grapping hook on alloy bands to swing. You must gather the three haiku poetry to have the password for the 3rd chamber and need to get the key in each chamber to exit the door. Consistently apply your ninja eyesight to look over the place of the stuff you need to accumulate and to be ready in the Shogun’s soldiers.

He’ll turn up for a fight because he got the key for Jack and Annie’s cage, but you can merely throw up a star around the rope to make it fall on the ground and release them, when you reach the shogun chamber. The wand will be used by the shogun he gets from Annie and Jack, but simply poptropica help to release the fury of the dragon that is red. The dragon throws up fire; eventually you will be given the wand to stop the dragon by the shogun.

The wand jump onto the blue Cloud dragon and will bring you to the Cloud dragon which is on the top of Mount Fuji climb up the mountain.

Closing Dragon Battle (Cloud Dragon versus Red Dragon)

You’ve got to fly the Cloud dragon behind the Red dragon that spews out fire to the the city’s buildings. Utilize the water in the Cloud dragon to turn it away. In the event you can to weaken Red dragon you should get close to the it and hit its head with water. Also, you have to turn the Red dragon totally reddish before it burns all until the final building. This is the level that is challenging as a result of those two challenges: you will need to fly in the clouds to refill your water and second is the red dragon dives out of your view which makes it harder to follow.

Luckily, there is an easy mode you can test if you are unable to win on the difficult mode which removes the two challenges on the fight.

Basho and Shogun will soon be reunited, who both trained as samurai together, after you defeat the dragon. Shogun will undoubtedly be sorry for his terrible acts.

Make use of the magic amulet to come back on the tree house, and utilize the Frog Creek Pennsylvania Home Town USA book, to return in the woods where the magic journey began. Just say the magic words, “I wish we could go there”.

Now the three of you are back home in Frog Creek, PA. Annie will give the isle medallion to you.

Poptropica Help And Tips For Mythology Island

Here is a step-by-step guide to winning Mythology Island in Poptropica. I beat this island right after finishing Reality TV Island.

The first move to make when you arrive on Main Street will be to go left, where you’ll find the Tree. You need to scale it. Get to the top of the tree by bouncing on mushrooms, jumping from branch to branch, and climbing on the big snakes hanging from your tree.

Speak to the satyr and he’ll tell 10 jars to collect . When you’ve got them all, return to the satyr and he’ll open a secret avenue for you.

Follow the secret course to the Golden Apple. Click the branch to lose the apple to the ground.

Zeus appears after you decide at the Golden Apple and he gives you a chain of tasks to perform for him. He additionally provides you with the Sacred Things Scroll.

Analyze the Sacred Items Scroll to learn the five pieces you must return to Zeus.

You’ll want to flip the switches at each point in the acqueduct to cause the water to flow down into the pool below.

Once you’ve repaired the acqueduct, the Rare Bloom will bloom next to the Sphinx.

There’s above where the Sphinx is sitting a pomegranate tree. Jump up there and decide a pomegranate in the tree.

Visit the Museum of Olympus on Main Street. The Starfish is on the statue of Poseidon.

You can get a free Reed Pipe in Apollo’s Temple.

When you might have the Reed Pipe, request the statue of Euterpe to teach you a song. Memorize the sequence of notes and replicate them to her.

To add the Pipe Melody to your inventory, first learn a song from Euterpe. She will give you the Pipe Tune.

Next you’ll want to head all the way to the left where you’ll locate the entry to the minotaur’s Labyrinth. To open the door, use the Reed Pipe to play the notes you see there in the right arrangement.

You will leave a strand of golden thread, when you walk through the labyrinth. Follow it back to your last turn if you get lost inside.

Snap on bones to remove them from the board. Remove six of them until the remaining bones read “TEN.”

When you arrive at the snakes mural, click three with the red spiral eyes to open the gate and pass through.

After you’ve completed the challenges of the Labyrinth, speak to the Minotaur to get his Ring.

Head to the right to the temples and after that help the worker clean up all the graffiti on the temple of Hades to earn a Drachma.

You’ll see an altar inside Hades’ Temple. To get into the Underworld, set the Pomegranates on it.

You will go on a brief boat ride. Leap and duck to avoid the obstacles.

Play the Pipe Melody on your own Reed Pipe to put the Cerberus to sleep. Then pluck his whisker.

Place the Starfish on the altar in Poseidon’s Temple to get to his seashore.

You are given a short quiz by Aphrodite where you have to imagine the names of most of the Greek Gods. In case you ‘re having trouble, you are able to learn them all inside the Museum of Olympus.

Complete Aphrodite’s challenge to get the Touchscreen Mirror.

Dive into the underwater maze next to Poseidon’s Beach. Fill up your oxygen meter by swimming into bubbles.

Find the oyster in Poseidon’s Realm. Wait until it opens up and then grab the Pearl.

Defeat the Hydra by jumping on each of the oyster’s heads.

After you defeat the Hydra, click on the air’s sleeping kind to pick up the Hydra Scale.

Once you have all five Holy Things, return to Athena at the foot of the tree. When prompted, gather the secret message!

The Sacred Things are stolen by him. Athena tells you to get help from Hercules.

Use the Touchscreen Mirror to warp to the underworld. Hercules will move the boulder for you.

Speak with Hades, who is sitting on his throne. Hades will give his crown to you personally to help you in your approaching battle.

Next, use the Touchscreen Mirror again to travel to Poseidon’s Realm. Hercules will open the trail to the Throne Room.

After you are inside Poseidon’s Throne Room, speak with him and he will give you his Trident to enable you to in your fight against Zeus.

After you have Hades’ Crown and Poseidon’s Trident, warp with Hercules to the gates of Olympus. Hades will open the gate.

To get up the mountain, you’ll want to purchase a Bag of Wind from the blue-haired (visit) guy here. His name is Aeolus. The cost is one Drachma, which you got from cleaning up the grafitti outside Hades’ temple.

Use the Bag of Wind to fly partway up Mt. Olympus. Afterward jump the rest of the way.

In the final epic battle Zeus, you have to keep shooting at him. Go away from the lightning bolts and wind gusts which he sends your way. Finally, pick up the floating pink clouds to restore your wellbeing.

Reality Tv Island Launches On Poptropica


At this time there is a entirely wonderful island that was recently revealed on Poptropica named Reality TV island. It is for members only, so everyone will have to be a paid member to participate in it which is really too bad. Any individual who is not a paid customer needs to wait around until March 24 to play the brand new island. If you’re not a member you will be able to nevertheless enjoy many of the walkthrough videos on the Web which show the correct way to do everything to solve the island. This new island is really quite distinct from the various other islands like Astro-Knights and Counterfeit. There are two distinct parts to this island that play entirely differently. The first part takes place in a town that is really obsessed with reality TV and a famous reality TV star that came from the town. Once you solve this part which is very quick and only takes about five minutes, you can compete on the show. The reality TV show is a lot like the show Survivor where you first compete in an event. If you win, you get immunity but if you lose, you could be voted off the island and you’ll have to start all over. If you win the whole contest then you get the medallion and beat the island. A nice thing about this island is that you may replay the season if perhaps you lose and there are quite a lot of different events to play in so it’s different each time.

Offensive Strategies In Boom Beach


You will find two main elements to having a successful offensive strategy: boom beach secrets the deciding of your army composition and sequence of deployment, and using the Gunboat’s particular skills.

Gunboat

The Gunboat has particular skills that can aid and support your troops. It must be noted, on the other hand, that all dangerous abilities and the stun ability allow for friendly fire.

The most frequently used are Barrage and Artillery. Both these deal damage to the opponent ‘s buildings. It’s often a good idea to ruin vital defenses like Boom Cannons and Cannons before deploying troops. But this order may change on the basis of the types of troops you plan to deploy. It should be noticed that shells from both these bargain splash damage to enemy buildings; more or two buildings that one shell can touch that.

For militaries consisting of lower-health units, like Riflemen and Zookas, defensive buildings should be targeted in this sequence (with Artillery and/or Batteries), with number one taking the best precedence:

Rocket Launchers, due to splash damage and high range. A single chain of shots might be able to wipe out most of an army that contains low health units.

Ability, and mortars, because of splash damage hit rocketlaunchers range against Zookas.

Flamethrowers, because of their ability to inflict damage that is high to multiple units together with their damage over time effect.

Sniper Towers, due to ability to one -shot lower- health units and shooting speed that was comparatively fast. Not as dangerous to low -health units as various other defensive buildings, nevertheless.

Cannons are basically smaller Boom Cannons and are consequently destroyed for the exact same reasoning. If the Cannon in question can one-shot the troop(s) you intend to deploy, it may be advisable to prioritize the Cannon over a Boom Cannon, as they’ve similar well-being and the Cannon shoots quicker (and will consequently kill more of your troops).

Machine Guns are able to make short work of low health units, especially at close range, but a multiple or Hefty Heavies will readily solve the problem.

Boom Cannons can easily one-hit kill a health unit that is low, but swarming this defensive structure with enough units will readily make waste.

For armies that rely on high health units, such as Heavies and Tanks, defensive buildings should be targeted in this order (with Artillery and/or Batteries), with number one taking the highest precedence:

Boom Cannons’ high and long range damage enable them to pick of your health units that are high seriously crippling your military.

Cannons additionally deal high damage to high health units and can eat away at them fairly well, but their shorter range prevents them from getting off as many shots before being destroyed, so that they should be prioritized after Boom Cannons.

Rocket Launchers have extremely long range and adequate DPS splash damage which allows them to pummel all your Troops for some time. In addition, if your Heavies get in DPS’s spot, it’ll begin killing your fragile Zookas which have a range more than the blind spot of the Rocket Launcher.

Sniper Towers deal decent, long range damage to your own Troops. Given enough time, they can seriously damage your health Troops that are high, but their higher than ordinary well-being makes them less advantageous to take out with Gunboat Weapons.

Mortars have shots that fall slowly which may lead them to fire over your Heavies as they move up which may result in a chunk of your Zookas.

Flamethrowers can deal high damage to chunks of Troops if they may be allowed to, but their short range hinders their ability to shoot your Troops long enough to make a big difference. Tanks may also ruin it without it hitting on any of them because Tanks have a longer assault range compared to the Flamethrower.

Machine Guns do such damage that is low, incorrect, they can be a really low danger to high health units.

Another ability that is exceptionally important is the Flare, formerly called the signal smoke. This skill is utilized to direct troops towards a designated place or to attack a specific building. The careful utilisation is a great method to ruin the adversary’s defensive buildings like the Cannon that can just fire one target simultaneously and the Sniper Tower. It needs to be noted, nonetheless, the Flare may be used in conjunction with the Shock Blast to ease a Warrior rush.

The Shock Bomb and the Smoke Screen allow troops an opportunity at not being hit by defenses. The chief difference, nevertheless, is the Smoke Screen protects troops from enemy fire within its area of effect (allowing troops to move through it but not shoot), while the Shock Blast disables defenses within its area of effect. It is strongly recommended to use these to disable and/or avoid the effect of splash damage units or high damage, based on what army composition can be used.

Troops can be healed with use. It ought to be noted that although it could be used to counteract the damage of splash damage shields like Flamethrower, Machine Gun and the Mortar, it does not do much to counteract the damage -target defenses, notably at higher levels. They are particularly useful when coping with Flamethrowers, even after it has stopped shooting fires at troops as it deals damage to them.

Common Offensive Plays

Meatshielding

A meat shield is when you use health troops that are high in your front line of attack to defend your rear line of high damage troops. The most common kind of military that is meatshield is the Heavy- Zooka or Hooka army. This is quite useful against moderate-degree bases with few high-dps single shot defenses.

Rushing

Normally used with Riflemen, opposing defenses overwhelm with the absolute variety of troops deployed. Singleshot defenses are often no match for this particular army, but Mortars, Flamethrowers, and Rocket Launchers can damage and take out many troops at the same time.

Sniping

A base that’s laid out with the HQ at the very rear of the map is vulnerable to being sniped. By sending around enemy defenses with Flares in Heavies or Riflemen, a HQ with few defenses behind it’s vulnerable to attack from your tree-covered areas behind the base. Use this in your favor.

HQ Hurrying

Generally used with Warriors, supporting them with Shock Bombs and Smoke Screens and Flaring the HQ, the Warriors quickly destroy the HQ due to their high damage. AOE (area of effect) and splash damage is generally treated back by the Warriors, but Sniper Towers, Cannons and high level Boom Cannons can 1 shot or 2 shot them make sure to Shock Bomb these defenses.

Boom Beach Attack Strategy


You will find two main components to having a successful offensive strategy: the deciding of your army composition and arrangement of deployment, and the use of the special skills of the Gunboat.

Gunboat

The Gunboat has specific capabilities that can aid and support your troops. It needs to be noted, nevertheless, that the and all dangerous abilities stun capability allow for friendly fire.

The most frequently used are Artillery and Barrage. Both these deal damage to the opponent ‘s buildings. It is advisable before deploying troops to ruin defenses that are crucial like Boom Cannons and Cannons. But this order may change according to the types of troops you intend to deploy. It ought to be noticed that shells from these two price splash damage to enemy buildings; two or more buildings that touch can be damaged by one shell.

For militaries consisting of lower-health units, such as Riflemen and Zookas, defensive buildings should be targeted in this arrangement (with Artillery or Batteries), with number one taking the highest precedence:

Rocket Launchers, due to high range and splash damage. A single chain of shots may be able to wipe out most of an army that includes health units that are low.

Capability, and mortars, because of splash damage hit their long range against Zookas.

Flamethrowers, due to their ability to inflict damage that is high to multiple units along with their damage over time effect.

Sniper Towers, because of skill to one -shot lower- shooting speed that was relatively fast and health units. Not as dangerous -health units as several other defensive buildings, yet.

Cannons are essentially smaller Boom Cannons with a somewhat higher rate of fire, and are thus ruined for exactly the same reasoning. If the Cannon in question can one-shot the troop(s) you intend to deploy, it may be advisable to prioritize the Cannon over a Boom Cannon, as they have similar well-being and the Cannon fires faster (and will hence kill more of your troops).

Machine Guns can make short work of low health units, notably at close range, but a multiple or Heavy Heavies will easily solve the issue.

Boom Cannons can easily one-hit kill a low health unit, but swarming this defensive structure with enough units will easily make waste.

For armies that rely on high health units, like Tanks and Heavies, defensive buildings should be targeted in this arrangement (with Artillery and/or Barrages), with number one taking the greatest precedence:

Boom Cannons’ long range and high damage enable them to decide of your high health units badly crippling your army.

Cannons also deal high damage to health units that are high and can eat away at them fairly well, but they are prevented by their shorter range from getting as numerous shots off before being ruined, in order that they should be prioritized after Boom Cannons.

Rocket Launchers have decent and extremely long range DPS splash damage which allows them to pummel each of your Troops for some time. Also, if your Heavies get in its blind spot, it’ll begin killing your fragile Zookas which have a range more than the Rocket Launcher’s blind spot.

Sniper Towers deal decent, long range damage to your own Troops. Given enough time, troops can severely damage your high well-being Troops, but their well-being that is higher than regular makes them advantageous to take out with Gunboat Weaponry.

Mortars have shots that drop which may cause them to fire over your Heavies as they move up which can lead to a chunk Zookas dying.

Flamethrowers can deal high damage to balls if they’re allowed to, but their short range hinders their ability to fire at your Troops enough to make a major difference. Tanks can even destroy it without it hitting any of them because Tanks have a longer assault range in relation to the Flamethrower.

Machine Guns do such damage that is low, erroneous, they can be a really low danger to health units that are high.

Another ability that is exceptionally significant is the Flare, previously called the signal smoke. This ability can be used to direct troops towards a designated place or to attack a particular building. The attentive utilisation of the Flare is an excellent method to ruin the opponent’s defensive buildings like the Cannon that can just shoot one target at the same time and the Sniper Tower. It should be noted, nevertheless, that the Flare can be used in conjunction with the Shock Bomb to facilitate a Warrior rush.

The Shock Bomb and the Smoke Screen allow the opportunity to troops at not being hit by defenses. The chief difference, however, is the Smoke Screen protects troops from enemy fire within its area of effect (allowing troops to move through it but not shoot), while the Shock Bomb disables defenses. It is strongly recommended to boom beach strategies use these to disable and/or avoid the effect of high damage or splash damage units, depending on which army makeup can be used.

Troops can be healed with use of the Medkit. It needs to be noted that although it might be used to counteract the damage of splash damage shields like the Mortar, Machine Gun and Flamethrower, it doesn’t do much to counteract the damage -target defenses, particularly at higher amounts. They are especially useful when working with Flamethrowers, as it deals damage to troops even after it has ceased shooting flames at them.

Common Offensive Plays

Meatshielding

A meat shield is when you use well-being troops that are high in your front line of attack to defend your back line. The most common kind of military that is meatshield is the Heavy- Zooka or Hooka army. This is extremely useful against medium-amount bases with few high-dps single-shot defenses.

Dashing

Typically used with Riflemen, opposing defenses overwhelm with the absolute number of troops deployed. Single-shot defenses are often no match for this military, but Flamethrowers, Mortars, and Rocket Launchers can damage and take out many troops simultaneously.

Sniping

A base which is laid out with the HQ at the back of the map is exposed to being sniped. By sending around enemy defenses with Flares in Heavies or Riflemen, a HQ with few defenses behind it is not invulnerable to attack from your tree-covered regions behind the foundation. Use this to your advantage.

HQ Racing

Generally used Flaring the HQ and supporting them with Smoke Screens and Shock Bombs, the Warriors quickly destroy the HQ due to their high damage. AOE (area of effect) and splash damage is usually treated back by the Warriors, but high level Boom Cannons, Cannons and Sniper Towers can 1 shot or 2 shot them so make sure to Shock Bomb these defenses.