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Meet the Scout. Meet the Soldier. Meet the Pyro. Meet the Demoman. Meet the Heavy. Meet the Engineer. Meet the Medic. Meet the Sniper. Meet the Spy. Team Fortress 2 (TF2) is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed . A team wins by holding the briefcase on a loading platform until they reach the top of the platform. The Soldier (Rick May) is both the second-slowest class in the game and the class with the second-highest health ( after the. Team Fortress 2 - Meet the Soldier Trailer. Meet the Soldier, one of nine playable character classes in the highly anticipated Team Fortress 2. The second in a.

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Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. May Learn how and when to remove this template message Team Fortress 2 contains many core game modes. These include Capture the Flag where the BLU and RED teams fight to steal each other's intelligence represented in game as a briefcase and return it to their base. At the same time, each team must defend their own intelligence.

When the intelligence is dropped because of the player dying or manually dropping it, the intelligence will stay on the ground for 1 minute and return to its original location, or until picked up again by an enemy player.

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The intelligence can only be picked up by the opposing team. The first team to capture the intelligence three times wins. For a team to win they must capture all the control points within the time limit.

The time limit is reset on the capture of a control point by either team. The BLU team wins by pushing the bomb cart to the last checkpoint, while RED team wins upon defending until the time limit runs out.

Upon the capture of the control point, a team specific counter starts counting down and stops upon being captured by the opposing team. The first teams' timer to finish counting down wins. Payload Race, like Payload, both RED and BLU teams push a team-colored cart to a checkpoint, unlike Payload there is only one checkpoint at the end of the track and no timer. The team to reach their checkpoint first wins. Unlike Control Point only two points are accessible at a single time, upon a team's successful capture of a point the "stage" ends and the accessible capture points change.

When a team only has control of a single control point they are blocked from capturing the opposing team's control point, and the team must wait until the time limit is up and the accessible capture points change. A team wins by capturing all the control points.

A team wins by holding the briefcase on a loading platform until they reach the top of the platform. To win a team must deliver a set number of pickups to the drop-off point. The player on each team with the most pickups is highlighted for everyone to see and gives passive healing to themselves and the teammates around them.

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To win each team must score 5 goals or have the most number of goals at the end of the timer. To score a goal, a single ball, the "jack", can be picked up and thrown.

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Robots and tanks drop cash upon their death, players can use this cash to buy upgrades for themselves or their weapons. The players win upon successfully defending their base from the bomb until the last wave.

Training mode exists to help new players get acquainted with basic controls, and how to play four of the nine classes. It uses wood dummies and bots to teach players. The number of bots, their difficulty, and the map can all be adjusted to a player's preference.

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For example, Halloween included an extremely difficult Mann vs. Machine round involving destroying more than enemy forces. Offense The Scout Nathan Vetterlein is a cocky, fast-talking baseball fan and street runner from Boston, Massachusettswho practiced running to "beat his maddog siblings to the fray.

The Scout can double-jump and captures control points and pushes payloads twice as fast as other classes. As a tradeoff, he has low health. The Soldier Rick May is both the second-slowest class in the game and the class with the second-highest health after the Heavy Weapons Guy.

A jingoistic American military man hailing from the Midwest despite the fact that he was never actually in the Army[34] the Soldier is armed by default with a rocket launchershotgunand a folding shovel. The Soldier can use his rocket launcher to rocket jump to higher positions at the cost of some health.

The Pyro Dennis Bateman is a mentally unstable pyromaniac of unknown gender or origin, clad in a fire-retardant suit and a voice-muffling gas mask. By default, they are armed with a shotgun, fire axeand a homemade flamethrower that can set players on fire. It can also produce a blast of compressed air that knocks away nearby enemies and projectiles, and extinguishes burning teammates.

Though he is the slowest class, he can sustain and deal immense amounts of damage. His default weapons consist of his fists, a shotgun, and an enormous minigun that he affectionately refers to as "Sasha". He can also remotely destroy his structures using his Destruction PDA. By default, the Medic is also equipped with an air-powered syringe gun and bonesaw for situations in which his teammates don't protect him.

In a TF2 short, it is discovered that a dove is accidentally left inside the Scout's body.

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The Sniper John Patrick Lowrie is a cheerful New Zealand ocker -style character raised in the Australian outback[42] equipped by default with a laser-sighted sniper rifle to shoot enemies from afar as his weapon has no damage falloff or spread with guaranteed critical hits on a shot to an enemy's head though this may not be the case, depending on the rifle selected.

By default, he also carries a submachine gun and a kukri for close combat.

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Armed by default with a revolverthe Spy can also use his butterfly knife to stab enemies in the back or sides known as a backstabwhich instantly kills them unless the enemy has an invincibility effect on them, such as the Bonk! In the video announcement for the "Jungle Inferno" update, Mann Co. May Learn how and when to remove this template message Team Fortress 2 is played competitivelythrough multiple leagues.

Highlander nine players per team, one of each class6v6 usually in teams consisting of two Scouts, two Soldiers, one Demoman, and one Medic with the other classes used as alternatives in certain situationsor 4v4 one Scout, one Soldier, one Demoman, and one Medic, with other classes, used more often than 6v6.

While formalized competitive gameplay is very different from normal Team Fortress 2, it offers an environment with a much higher level of teamwork than in public servers also known as "pubs".

The video was made on the heels of a Portal video used to promote the personality of that game. After the first short was released, viewers praised both the quality of the animation and the humour of the script, likening it to productions by professional animation studios such as Pixar. Due to this highly positive reception, Valve announced plans to release a Meet the Team video for each individual class in the game, with possible side-features for items and non-player characters such as Meet the Sandvich.

Developer Robin Walker has stated that the shorts "tie in to the strategy we have with TF2 of continually updating the service What the videos do is give ways for people who don't even have Team Fortress 2 yet to get some entertainment from the game.

And that may turn them into TF2 players and customers. Game writer Eric Wolpaw said creating the series "helped everyone on the team get a little bit more in tune with who that particular character was, so we just kept knocking them out and they kept on being popular". An example of the series' influence on the design of the game was the Sandvich. According to Walker, the item "came almost directly out of the movie We felt the movie had justified and created a way for us to have a 'Sandvich' in the game and have that action [of eating it] make any kind of sense in our game world".

Another item to be introduced after its appearance in the series was Jarate which was added after its debut in Meet the Sniper. The series also assisted in the development of game technology. Valve used Meet the Heavy to test the facial animation system the studio was developing for Team Fortress 2.

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According to Walker, the new system "allowed our characters to have a much greater range of expressions than we were able to do in Half-Life We wanted a test case for that".