BF1942 - Ring Of Fire CTF Map

Multiplayer Capture the flag custom map for EA Games...

BF1942 - Ring Of Fire CTF Map

Multiplayer Capture the flag custom map for EA Games Battlefield 1942.

British and Japanese forces clash on a pacific Atol

from readme file

Thank you for downloading Ring Of Fire Version 1.0 22 March 2003


Important Note

Please be aware that this is a Capture the Flag Map only!.


Created BY Pitmatic

Email [email protected]

or drop by the Faust and Turdy Forum at


This Zip File contains:


and this readme_Ring_of_FIre.txt which your reading....i hope



Copy the ring_of_Fire.RFA map to your ....battlefield1942\Mods\bf1942\Archives\bf1942\levels folder

Then join a multiplayer game and thats it


just delete ring_of_Fire.RFA from the levels folder.

Whats it all about then:


This map is based on the Coral sea map Created by Dice/EA


All the islands joined up

No ships at all anywhere

Very short runways if you cant take off and land on a sixpence your stuffed

But most importantly this is a British versus Japanese Map!!!!

YES SPITS V Zeros!!! (calm calm...)

Each side has a base with

4 Jeeps

3 Light Tanks (4 in Axis Base chi-ha's are a bit weak)

1 Halftrack

1 Self Propelled Gun

2 AA guns

2 Def Guns (2 more on outer faces of islands)

4 Landing craft

The centre base has

2 AA guns

1 Light Tank

1 Halftrack

2 Jeeps

Gameplay hints


Very few ammo boxes so make use of the Halftracks!!

All vehicals dont float you have been warned!!

Team play!!

Known issues


Stange shadows at certain points of the landscape and some buildings/objects have no shadows

(i cant afford 3D studio!! and there is at the time of creation no tools available to me to do this)

if there is anything serious let me know

Tools used



RFA extractor by moseley

Gmake RFA By shrp77 based on moseleys makerfa

Notpad (a lot of notepad

Daylon Leveler

Madbulls Map editor

Battlefield1942 (of course)

Tutorial sites


Seabees site very informative and simple


also worth checking out

Playtester credits



Col Crusty


Bad Boy Benji

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