Jagged Alliance: Back in Action Mods - How to Enhance Your Gameplay Experience
Jagged Alliance: Back in Action is a tactical combat game for Windows PC that lets you lead a team of mercenaries to liberate an island from a ruthless dictator. The game features a blend of real-time and turn-based combat, a large variety of weapons and items, and a rich story with memorable characters. But if you want to spice up your gameplay even more, you might want to check out some of the mods that the community has created for the game. Mods are modifications that change or add new features to the game, such as new weapons, items, enemies, graphics, sounds, gameplay mechanics, and more. In this article, we will introduce you to some of the best mods for Jagged Alliance: Back in Action and show you how to install them.
sbobovyc's JABiA mods/tools
This mod by sbobovyc adds a few tools and tweaks to improve Jagged Alliance: Back in Action. Some of the features include:
A mod launcher that lets you easily manage and activate different mods
A camera mod that allows you to zoom in and out more freely and adjust the camera angle
A cheat mod that gives you access to various cheats, such as unlimited money, ammo, health, etc.
A map editor that lets you create your own custom maps and scenarios
A savegame editor that lets you edit your save files and change various parameters
You can download sbobovyc's JABiA mods/tools from here. To install them, simply extract the files to your Jagged Alliance: Back in Action folder and run the mod launcher.
Realistic Rebalancing Mod
This mod by DepressivesBrot aims to make Jagged Alliance: Back in Action more realistic and balanced without changing the base gameplay too much. It fixes a lot of bugs and typos, improves game mechanics, increases realism, rebalances all weapons and adds 47 new weapons and 3 new ammo types. Some of the main changes include:
All weapons have been reworked to be more realistic and have also been perfectly balanced
Ammunition has been completely reworked so that damage, effective range, armor penetration, weight and pricing reflect real life
The actual accuracy of each gun has been added to the weapon description, among other useful info (weapon class, restrictions)
The guard mode works more reliably, the accuracy penalty for standing/crouching stance has been reworked and mercs can get more levelups before they reach the levelcap
Traders have much more items for sale (weapons, pants, boots) and 47 new weapons have been added to the campaign, including completely reworked DLC weapons (Kriss VECTOR, Scorpion EVO 3, MP7, G36C, F2000, AN94, M27, DSR-50...)
You can download Realistic Rebalancing Mod from here. To install it, simply extract the files to your Jagged Alliance: Back in Action folder and overwrite when prompted.
Combat Evolved mod
This mod by Slaxx aims to expand and improve the vanilla game in many ways, from adding items, fixing bugs, increasing difficulty, balancing gameplay features to the point of restoring some of the soul the Jagged Alliance mercs used to have. Some of the features include:
New items such as grenades, mines, rockets, scopes, silencers, armor vests, helmets, backpacks, etc.
New enemies such as snipers, grenadiers, RPG soldiers, elite guards, etc.
New sounds for weapons and explosions
New graphics for blood splatters and bullet holes
New gameplay mechanics such as bleeding wounds, suppression fire, weapon jamming, etc.
Improved AI that reacts more intelligently and realistically to your actions
Improved difficulty that makes the game more challenging and rewarding aa16f39245