Team Fortress 2 Guide

Team Fortress 2 Spy Guide

Craig Pearson at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven’t played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. Previously we gave you a handle on the basics, items and classes, now we're going in depth on each class.

We've covered the Heavy, Medic, Sniper, Scout and Soldier. Today's lesson is in Team Fortress 2's most unusual class, the elusive Spy.


Team Fortress 2 Soldier guide

Tom Francis at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven’t played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. Previously we gave you a handle on the basics, items and classes, now we're going in depth on each class.

We've covered the Heavy, Medic, Sniper and Scout. Today's lesson is in the most versatile class in the game: The Soldier.


Team Fortess 2 Scout guide

Tom Francis at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven’t played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. Previously we gave you a handle on the basics, items and classes, now we're going in depth on each class.

We've covered the Heavy, Medic and Sniper. Now it's time for the game's ultimate asshole: The Scout.


Team Fortess 2 Sniper guide

Tim Edwards at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven’t played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. Previously we gave you a handle on the basics, items and classes, now we're going in depth on each class.

We've covered the Heavy and the Medic Today the spotlight in on the Sniper. Australian killer for hire and thrower of his own urine.


Team Fortress 2 Medic guide

Tim Edwards at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven’t played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. Previously we gave you a handle on the basics, items and classes, now we're going in depth on each class.

Previously we talked about the Heavy. Today the spotlight in on the Medic; a German Doctor of dubious medical ethics, and purveyor of the feared 'ubercharge'.


Team Fortress 2 Heavy guide

Tim Edwards at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven’t played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. Previously we gave you a handle on the basics, items and classes, now we're going in depth on each class.

Today the spotlight in on the Heavy, the giant Russian bear of a man with a great big gun, a great big grin and some of the best lines in the game.


The noob's guide to Team Fortress 2, part three

Tom Francis at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven't played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. So we're hastily putting together a guide for absolute beginners.

Yesterday we talked about how to get weapons and hats, and on Friday we took you through which classes to start with and how all the modes work. Today we'll go through the basics of all the nine classes, and how to find out more about their weirder variations.


The noob's guide to Team Fortress 2, part two

Tom Francis at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven't played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. So we're hastily putting together a guide for absolute beginners.

Yesterday we took you through which classes to start with and how all the modes work. Today we'll tell you why that man has an octopus on his head and how you too can unlock a sandwich.


The noob's guide to Team Fortress 2, part one

Tom Francis at

Team Fortress 2 is now free, so everyone with a Steam account owns it. If you haven't played before, it can be an intimidating, hat-riddled game. We thought it'd be useful for us to tell you what you need to know to start having fun. But we thought that at 5pm on a Friday, so we've only got the very basics ready so far. We'll add to this over the weekend, but here's how the game modes work, and which classes you should play first.

Update:part two is now up, covering how you get new items.