Black Cat Forums   Alien Swarm - Steampowered Forums
Alien Swarm 2K4 - ThieveryUT
Black Cat Games - TTLG Forums

Go Back   Black Cat Forums > The Archives > Archived Public Forums > Forge of Shadows

Notices

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 11th Apr 2008, 08:55 AM   #1
immortius
Member
 
immortius's Avatar
 
Registered: Jan 2003
Location: NX128EZ061 - The main planet
Posts: 3,117
Alpha Release - 2008/04/11

A new release is available from Nightblade's Testing Page. The changelog lists what has changed, but give a brief summary:

- Started work on an ingame help framework. This is off by default but can be switched on by setting bShowIngameHelp=True in the ini file. I'm thinking of basically flashing up information on the left side of the screen, with a bias towards more relevant information. So if you are holding a sword, have an invisibility potion selected and have a door highlighted then you are most likely to get information on swords, doors or invisibility potions. So far only weapons and a touch of general information is implemented.
- Thieves can now see the names of enemy guards when aiming at them.
- Added a blood splatter camera effect when damaging thieves with the sword.
- Fixed Nightblade so that it is displayed under the custom gametype server browser (so it should now show up in the Thieves vs Guards gametype category, mixed with other custom gametypes).
- Tweaks to the stealth system. Thieves now flash visible when damaged, and invisibility potions end when a thief swings their Blackjack.
- Bug fixes, including a number of cases where players could end up invisible (specifically Guards going invisible after being KOed, and anyone when backed against a wall or looking upwards). Also fixed a few problems with the Whistler.
__________________
Immortius' Forge

Last edited by immortius; 11th Apr 2008 at 09:36 AM.
immortius is offline  
Old 11th Apr 2008, 11:43 AM   #2
HawK047
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2008
Posts: 41
Its comming together i see, good work mate!^_^
HawK047 is offline  
Old 11th Apr 2008, 04:25 PM   #3
Appollonius
Member
 
Appollonius's Avatar
 
Registered: May 2006
Posts: 175
Good stuff.
Appollonius is offline  
Old 12th Apr 2008, 05:27 AM   #4
Athelstone
Member
 
Athelstone's Avatar
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: England
Posts: 726
Excellent. The help system is a really great idea too, since one thing that often puts off new players is the learning curve. This will help them a lot.
Athelstone is offline  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Alpha Release - 2008/04/04 immortius Forge of Shadows 5 10th Apr 2008 04:21 PM
Alpha Release - 2008/03/22 immortius Forge of Shadows 4 24th Mar 2008 03:41 PM
Alpha Release - 2008/03/15 immortius Forge of Shadows 12 17th Mar 2008 03:23 PM
Alpha Release - 2008/03/08 immortius Forge of Shadows 16 11th Mar 2008 06:42 PM
Alpha Release - 2008/03/02 immortius Forge of Shadows 49 9th Mar 2008 03:31 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.