Before you begin on the server you will want to make sure you have STEAM open. This is because our server checks your Steam ID has been whitelisted before letting you login to the server.
Clearing FiveM Cache
To clear cache, you want to right click FiveM and click on Properties. Here you should see a button called “Open File Location”. Click that and it will open another window where it will have FiveM, FiveM Singleplayer and FiveM Application Data. The Application Data folder is iconed with a snail, just double click it and it will open. Then double click the CACHE folder, from there you\'ll want to delete everything BUT the GAME folder. You can now open FiveM and join with a fresh cache.
Map Zoom Fix
To fix the ugly black and grey map when zooming in game, check #gta-general pinned messages in Discord, you should find a message that links the download for MapZoomData. Download this file.
Right click FiveM and click on properties. Here you should see a button called “Open File Location”. Click that and it will open another window where it will have FiveM, FiveM Singleplayer and FiveM Application Data. The Application Data folder is iconed with a snail, just double click it and it will open.
Open the Citizen Folder, then the Common Folder, then the Data Folder and finally the UI Folder. Copy and paste the MapZoomData file you downloaded into there. This should fix your black box issue when using the map.
To set up VOIP which is the ingame VOIP, hit ESCAPE, go to SETTINGS and then cycle down to Voice Chat. Make sure voice chat is on. Go through and choose the microphone (input) and speaker/headphones (output) and adjust your volume for both accordingly (may require some tests).
F1 - Change Voice Volume (Shouting/Normal/Whispering)
F2 - Hud/Cinematic Toggle
F3 - Easy Handcuff (Police Only)
N - Default VOIP Key(Phone calls too)
T - Type in Chat
M - Toggle Ragdoll
X - Put hands up
K - Owned Vehicle Engine On/Off / Opens Delivery Truck rear doors
H - Turn off vehicle lights
U - Lock/Unlock Vehicle
B - Point
Sprinting(Holding SHIFT) + E - Tackle (OUTSIDE ONLY)
SHIFT+ B - Quick Point
~/æ/ø/å - Menu
PAGE UP - Inventory
PAGE DOWN - Brings up your Cellphone
HOME - Brings up player list
CTRL - To crouch
ALT - Talk on Radio (Police Only)
Default GTA Keybinds may apply(IE To talk normal could be change, therefore to talk on phone will be that keybind too)
Emotes are typed out in chat. Example: /smoke
Walks are typed out in chat. Example: /maneater
For a list of the various emotes, walks, and facial features you can do: Here
Clearing Emotes with /clear
To create a character, you will want to head over to the the Obliviverse website and login with Steam. Once you done that you’ll want to click on your Steam profile picture up in the right hand corner. This will take you to your profile. It will show your Steam profile picture, Steam name as your username, the Obliviverse ID(Will be some number), Discord name, Twitch Name and email.
Below this should be three red buttons that say 'Create Persona'.
Click 'Create Persona 1' to create your first character. Clicking this will bring you to a page where you will name your character, give them an age and determine what gender they will be. Once you’re done, click the green button that says “Create Persona”. Now you\'re ready to join the server.
Once you’re in the server, you will be brought to a character select screen. This will display all current personas. Click on 'Select' for the persona you wish to login to in on.
Upon First entering the city, you will appear at the Bus Depot. In your inventory (Page Up), you\'ll find a "Surgery Token" by picking this up (Clicking and dragging) and moving it over you "Use", you'll enter the face sizing and skin color editor, IE plastic surgery. While in this menu you can choose a variety of combinations of traits from your mother and father. This changing the thinness or pudgyness of your face, as well as different varieties of skin colors, and options to blend the two of them.
From here you'll want to go to a couple locations on your map to customize your character. The first of these is the Yellow shirt icon that signifies the location of the clothing store. Upon entering the store, you can press either E to go through the various clothing items for your character, or Q to open up the props menu for hats and glasses and such. The UP and DOWN arrow keys to choose what part of the character you’re changing and the RIGHT and LEFT arrow keys to look at the different selections. Hitting ENTER on what you have selected will change the color or type. Make sure you can cycle through "Upper Body" options in the clothing store to find a set of arms/hands/torso isn’t poking through your clothing.
The second place is the Barbershop, found by the Scissor icon on the GPS. Similar to the clothing store above, you have a couple menus through Q and E to change the different things about your facial features, or what hairstyle and color you want to have, etc.
Here is a quick character creation video that showcases some of these steps, if you\'re a more visual person, about how to create your character.
New In Town
Once you leave the Bus Station, you can a couple things right away. You can call for an Ambassador. An ambassador is someone that's been around the city for a while and has signed up to help assist new people to town. Show them the ropes per-say and work with them to understand what they want to do in the city, and point them with the right people to help them further. Say you wanna be a gang member, well an ambassador can get in contact with people they know and have you meet them, or take you around themselves and show you how do to various things, get you a job, etc.
To call for an Ambassador, you will look them up on Discord via this pinned post in #in-character-news-and-events to find a list of current Ambassador names and numbers, then give them a text in game to meet up with them to show you the ropes. Or take out your phone by pressing PAGE DOWN click on Phone and you can select Services where should be Ambasador call.
The cellphone is mostly used for global communication texting/calling/services. It can be brought up using the PAGE DOWN key.
There are four sections in the phone. The first section is for messages incoming and outgoing.
The 2nd section is all for adding of contacts. directly into your phone. To do this, simply click "Add Contact" and give them a name and input their number.
The 3rd section is for calling, either your friends, or services like Police, Ambassadors etc.
The last section is for settings. This is where you can set your phone background, phone zoom, phone volume and size and what your phone looks like.
To send a GPS to someone. When on the message, if you press the RIGHT ARROW key on your keyboard this will being up an option to "SEND GPS". Doing so will send your current location. If you want to put a marker on your map from one that someone sent you, press the UP ARROW key until you\'re highlighting said GPS message, then press ENTER.
To open up your skill menu, press ~/æ/ø/å to open your menu, and go down to PLAYER, then go to SKILLS. This will bring up your skill menu
This is the skill tree, in the middle of the screen you see "Choose Primary Skillset" and "Choose Secondary Skillset", these are your two skill that you get to choose that make up who you are as a citizen of the city. Click one of these boxes and it will bring up the following screen.
Once you have decided on your said skills. These are what you do as Jobs. So depending on what you've chosen, the below sections have brief descriptions on how to get started with your chosen skillsets.
This same functionality works across all the skill tress. More will be released as time goes along.
You can select from the following skills: