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Hello everyone and welcome to issue 13 of the Ace of Spades Wiki Round-Up, the monthly newsletter bringing you all the latest news, events and competitions from across the Ace of Spades community.


Announcing the Ace of Spades 2014 World Cup

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The Ace of Spades World Cup 2014 has been announced! The competition will see teams of four battle it out in a tournament inspired by the beautiful game. It is sure to be great fun, and prizes for the top teams include exclusive Deuce box heads, copies of Ace of Spades and even Amazon vouchers.

The build up has already begun, with a special World Cup announcement stream on Friday featuring several 4v4 warmup matches.

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Click the image to watch a recording of the stream

Signups are now open on the Ace of Spades community hub, so head over and get involved. You can also join in with the banter by Tweeting with the #AoSWorldCup hashtag. GGGOOOAAAALLLLL!

New Ace of Spades Stream Schedule
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The Ace of Spades live stream schedule has been given a slight tweak, with regular broadcasts now happening on at the following times:
  • Monday 4pm - 6pm BST: Challenge Stream
  • Wednesday 4pm - 6pm BST: Let's Play and The Showdown (alternating two week cycle)
  • Friday 4pm - 6pm BST: Community Night

For more details take a look at June's community calendar, or follow the Ace of Spades Twitch channel to receive notifications when it goes live.


New Class Match-Ups Articles

We now have 'Match-Ups' pages for the Marskman, Commando, Miner and Engineer classes! These unique articles outline tactics for taking on other classes effectively and will hopefully prove useful for Ace of Spades players new and old. Interested? Check them out here.

Map Crate Spawns - Now on All Maps!
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We now have crate spawn locations for every Jagex produced map! These can prove to be very useful when planning your tactics for each map, making sure you can always stay stocked up on ammo, blocks and health during battles.

Map of the Month

The results are in, and Better Jump is the Ace of Spades Wiki Map of the Month! This uniquely hilarious map from Roboterente has become infamous in the Ace of Spades community, producing moments of both rage and joy during various events and streams. If you want to try it for yourself, check out it's Steam Workshop page - be sure to take a look at the suggested rules in the description too!

To nominate a map for July's Map of the Month, head over to this page. We are looking to make some changes to the make the nomination process simpler and easier in the near future, so keep an eye out for more information coming soon.

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Article of the Month
The Triple Barrel RPG is our Article of the Month! This detailed article includes damage values, rates of fire, strategies and more. Check it out here.

Nominations for July's Article of the Month are now open! Head over to our Article Of The Month page to get involved.

Now Running MediaWiki 1.22.7

We have recently been updated to the latest version of MediaWiki, which includes various improvements and bug fixes.

@AceofSpadesWiki200 Follower Giveaway

Congratulations 78onRS for winning a free copy of Ace of Spades in our 200 follower giveaway! Hope you enjoy the game!

New Poll

It's time for a new poll! Last month what your highest multi-kill kill streak was. It seems visitors to the Wiki include plenty of Ace of Spades pros, because 19+ kills has won with a massive 16 votes. This month we ask if you're in a clan, head on over to the Main Page to cast your vote now.

Thank You!

Thank you to E-Munch, Firstlinsas, Gamerzap, LPTheStrangeSandvich, LevelPulse, Marisa Kirisame, Pauliux00, TntMatthew, Travas2 and Zebmak991 for your contributions over the past month - it really is appreciated.


Where am I?

In the last issue, we showed you this image:


It was taken in the water on the Alcatraz map, so congratulations to Firstlinsas for getting it right!

Here is this week's image:


As always, simply post which map you think this was taken on in the discussion page for this issue, and those who answer correctly will be featured in the next issue. Good luck!

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That's just about it for this month's issue. Remember, if you have any suggestions at all for the Wiki Round-Up please let us know in the Wiki's Community Portal.

Stay awesome, and see you on the battlefield,

-- ZombieHead.png Count (My talk page) 11:09, 1 June 2014 (MDT)