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Patch Notes 2-2-18

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#1 Artemis Knives

Artemis Knives

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Posted 02 February 2018 - 11:23 PM

Hey everyone,

 

We've done another large update to the game!  With it comes the return of private server rentals!  

 

Patch Notes 2-7-18

 

Private Server Rentals Are Back!

  • Private server rentals have been enabled (there will be bugs, report them please). 
  • This is your very own private Rocky Mountain home away from home for you to enjoy in peace, alone or with a few friends. 
  • There are zombies in town
  • Your Private Server is PVE only
  • PVP combat is disabled
  • You may loot and use the vault on your private server
  • In order to access your private server, you must be inside of a safezone
  • You may not log out "in the field" and access your private server to conveniently bank loot
  • Has it's own Point of Interest Spawns
  • Has a Police Station and Medical building
  • Has Vault access
  • Has Vendor access

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Fixes & Stuff

  • Map Icons fixes and updates to make identifying towns, evacuations and deployment locations easier
  • Spawn as group should be fixed.  Simply have your group leader deploy and then have everyone else in the group deploy as well and you should all appear by the group leader.
  • Many interface description fixes to the store and updates to items
  • Updated Legendary status description to be more precise in what it does
  • FPS performance fixes for some known issues
  • Anticheat updates
  • Memory leak fixes for some issues that were introduced with the patch
  • Bugs related to new cosmetic backpacks have been fixed
  • Ambient sound adjustments
  • Increased point of interest spawns in a few hidden locations in red zones
  • Floating loot in Sunstone has been fixed

 

Patch Notes 2-2-18

 

Here's the patch notes for Friday!  If you encounter bugs, please report them on the forums so we may fix them!  Now is the time to invite your friends to try the new patch!  It should be mostly stable! 

 

NEW COSMETICS TO SUPPORT THE GAME!

  • Large & Medium backpack Skins are now working!  You may purchase these skin crates and apply cosmetics the same as character cosmetics.

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ZONE RULES

  • The Yellow Zone -  PVP is enabled here.  Your items will suffer durability damage upon death.  Your items will NOT drop on death.
  • The Red Zone - PVP is enabled here.  Your items will suffer durability damage upon death AND they will drop on the ground.
  • The Blue Zone - PVP is disabled here.  Your items will suffer durability damage upon death if you die to a zombie or hunger or bleed.  Your items will NOT drop on death.

DEPLOY FIXES

  • The deploy statue in the safezone hub has been updated with an icon!
  • Deploy Icons have been updated
  • Group Deploy has been fixed.  To deploy as a group simply have your group leader deploy, then any other group members that deploy in the next 30 seconds will also receive the same spawn as the group leader.  
  • There are now 5 Red Zone deploy locations
  • There are now 4 Yellow Zone deploy locations

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EVACUATION FIXES

  • To access the Safezone, request evacuation at any of the 21 new evacuation points located around the map signified by a green Helicopter icon.
  • You may not evacuate if you are an aggressor, you must wait for the timer to end.

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GENERAL PATCH NOTES

  • The map has received a large number of changes both visually and technically
  • Safezones have been removed from the map
  • A hub world safezone has been implemented that is located 'off of the main map' and now serves as the central trading & meetup location for all players
  • Invisible collision has been added to all bridge areas to prevent players from accidentally falling in the water since swimming does not work.  This is to prevent players from getting stuck.
  • 5 new deploy locations have been added to the map to make traveling around more convenient
  • Various floating object fixes
  • Bug related to Yellow Zone backpack dropping has been fixed
  • Ambient noises have been adjusted to be 20-30% quieter

LOOT UPDATES

  • The RX Armor 4.5 blueprint has been added to the game
  • Artemis Pond has been added to the map and is worth exploring if you pass by it :)
  • Various new Point of Interest locations have been hidden around the map and will continue to be added in each patch

PRIVATE SERVER RENTALS

  • Might be coming Saturday evening

WHY SHOULD I PURCHASE LEGENDARY STATUS FOR MY ACCOUNT?

  • Legendary Yellow name in chat to show that you are supporting Aftermath!

  • Instantly move your Crafting Materials to your vault by right clicking 'Sent to GI'

  • Double GD from zombies

  • Double  GD from liberations

  • No ammo cap in vault!

  • Invisible Backpack (/bag) in chat

  • Increased loot from POI (point of interest) spawns

  • Supports Development

ANTICHEAT UPDATES

  • Various anticheat updates that will continue to be an ongoing process

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COMMUNITY DEVS

  • A new forum has been created called the Community Development Forums.  Members of the community that prove they can help create content for Aftermath will be promoted on the forums to interact with us and help create community content for Aftermath!  Want to become a Community Dev?  Show us your skills on the forums and we'll give you access - http://forum.willyou...ty-development/

Invite your friends to play with you!   :)

 

Here's the prior patch notes in case you missed them!

Patch Notes 2-2-18


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