This page is inteded to help you learn how to play Forged Alliance. The game has many different aspects and game types so information on the game has been split into various sections for your convenience. For information on the client and not the game, please visit the Main Page
The guides in this wiki are split into different sections, and are constantly being worked
Intoduction and Basic Game Mechanics
This is intended for players new to Supreme Commander, but if you are a returning player this could be useful as it provides a sound knowledge base and encourages good habits.
In depth 1v1 Guide
This section covers everything you need to know about playing ladder matches and 1v1 games.
Teamgame information and Builds
Reference materials and detailed game mechanics
This section is for specific information on units, game mechanics and other facts and numbers which are usefull to know when playing Forged Alliance.
- For an overview of the factions in Supreme Commander visit: Faction Information
- To learn more about the specific economy of Supeme Commander visit: Adjacency Bonus
Playlist of tutorials created by Colonel Sheppard - link here. As you can notice some of the videos are not mentioned below, that is because they are outdated also here you can find some new ones that aren't in that playlist. What you can find there:
It's always the same, you lost a game and you are asking yourself: Why? Why have I lost? You are looking at the replay again and again, but there is no answer ...
FAF offers two options:
- Replay Analysis Thread on forum, where you can post your replays. The Trainer team and all other players who will like to help, will try to have a look on your replay and give you a feedback about your game.
- Gameplay Video Review from speed2. You can submit your replays into this forum thread. Done videos will get posted in same forum thread and on his Youtube channel.
Here is a[forums.faforever.com/forums/download/file.php?id=1620 download] to some educational replays which cover various topic, ranging from game basics to information on specific units, and micro.