Properly installing the game can be quite easy and it can be quite difficult depending on your computer. This guide will guide you through all the steps necessary to install your game without any problems.
The game can be downloaded from our download page, you can visit that page by clicking the 'Download Now' button below.
While you are on this page please take a look at the required drivers & software section of the page. This area of the downloads page will list all of the essential components needed in order to properly run your game.
Currently you only need to download & install one extra package to run the game. The Visual C++ Redistributable Package for Visual Studio 2013 will install core files necessary to run the game. If your client is continuously crashing when it launches, it is because you forgot to install this software package.
Download the Visual C++ Redistributable Package for Visual Studio 2013 by clicking the purple button the downloads page.
Before installing please make sure that you have disabled your firewall and antivirus', or if you know enough about how to manage both of these programs, then add exceptions for the game and or allow them to notify you when a file has been quarantined or removed. For the sake of this guide, we will assume that you have disabled both your firewall and your antivirus.
You can disable your windows firewall by using your windows control panel, the required page looks like this.
Go to the folder in which the game and the necessary game drivers were downloaded into. Once there, start by right clicking the file named vcredist_x86.exe, and click the 'Run as Administrator' button.
This will open up a window with some terms of service, please read through the license terms and if you agree check the ‘I agree’ checkbox. Finally, click the install button.
Once the installation is complete, you can close the window by clicking the ‘Close’ button.
Go to the folder in which the game and the necessary game drivers were downloaded into. Once there, start by right clicking the file named Turf Battles installer, and click the 'Run as Administrator' button.
This will open up our Turf Battles game installer's first window. Each window contains important information so we suggest you read through each window. Once you have finished reading, click the 'Next >' button.
The second window will have some general information about the game, once you have finished reading click the 'Next >' button.
The third window will ask you to select where you would like to install the game on your computer, by default it will install into the Program Files directory of your computer.
The fourth window simply asks you to confirm that you want to install the game, once you are ready to begin the installation click the 'Start' button.
The game will now begin to install, once completed you can click the 'Next >' button.
Finally the game is now installed you can exit the installer by clicking the 'Exit' button, by default the game will launch once the installer is closed.
We regularly update the game, this means that the games client will need to be updated every so often. This can be accomplished automatically by just running our launcher.
There should now be a shortcut on your desktop for Turf Battles, this shortcut will launch the games launcher.
Run the launcher by right clicking it and clicking the 'Run as administrator' button as we have done in the previous steps, this will open the launcher.
Simply select a channel from the launcher server list, and then click the 'Start' button, if the game requires any patches it will automatically begin to download and install them.