View Full Version : Upcoming changes in version 0.809

07-21-2020, 07:41 PM
added 6 new young race portraits - 2 mineral, 2 amphibian, avian, and plant
changed saveVersion to 235
races now save their definition by name instead of index (save games more stable when I add new races)
changed the texture that Lifeform Type: Mineral uses
added a bunch of escape notice to immunity after resurrecting status effect
races with traits with CantSignTreaties can no longer be Xenophile or Radical Xenophile
now black boxes stay around for 30 minutes instead of 5 (Darke)
fixed a slowdown when adding waypoints on map (it was saving cfg each time for temporary change) (Darkness)
no longer save cfg file immediately after zooming in/out to prevent slowdown (Darkness)
sped up Emitter::draw a little if no particles to draw
no longer broadcast sound events for non-players
broadcast sound is now limited to once each frame
now when run out of fake entities for effects, put particle back on free list instead of deleting
removed a "No fake entities left" message, just slows things down when things are already probably slow
made teleport detection on client a little better
now smooth entity movement better - gets rid of a lot of hitches

07-22-2020, 07:05 PM
increased trap chance on storage pods from 0.2 to 0.33
fixed having duplicate ModifierWeaponSpeed1 entries
fixed weapon speed on weapons getting counted multiple times in DPS (Annex/Darkness)
primitives no longer demand things
fixed primitives and subjects still getting in the way of diplomatic/military wins (Darkness)
fixed misspelling in Assimilator text
now reward/gift chests should spawn near the player (They Live/Darke/Eris Shrugged/tiagocc0)
delivery directly to rebels no longer takes all of the current type of item (Kurama Kitsune/Poilux)
delivery directly to rebels now takes the lowest level item of the correct type that satisfies the quest
dps on plasma cannons and ballistics are now valued less (Darkness)
can no longer click on list items that aren't displayed (Eris Shrugged)

07-23-2020, 06:55 PM
fixed missing KnockbackMult translation
unstable wormhole anomaly now has a min level of 10 (Eris Shrugged)
races can now have a minimum level before they will show up
ancient races now have a min level of 10 (LotusBlade)
race traits can now have a minimum level before they will show up (at least when they are a random trait)
race traits that make it so they can't sign treaties now have a min level of 10
added a collision help topic (ScrObot)
fixed plasma cannon damage type (should be thermal)
added plasma cannons to thermal resistance text
added virus weapons to EM resistance text
added mines to explosion resistance text
added a Damage Types topic to full help topics page (Sharp)
removed extra space in shields description
now damage types are color coded: Thermal - red, EM - blue, Kinetic - brown, Radiation - purple, and Explosion - yellow
increased BaseShieldsRegen from 0.5 to 1.0 (Kurama Kitsune)
fixed randomize button sometimes selecting character options that aren't offered
fixed randomize button never selecting Bare Bones and No Life options (Eris Shrugged)
now reward chests are marked as required quest object (so will show up on map) (Darke)
now Planet/Race needs this item text mentions your treaty level with them (Eris Shrugged)
fixed repeated word in civil war text
now many quests show their status effect icon
now show monster icon in quests that target monsters