Thursday, 5 March 2015

0.9.7 Patch notes are here!

- Bigworld engine version upgraded to 2.8.1
- French tier 2-5 vehicles added (R35, FCM36, Somua S35, SARL42, Renault G1)
- French tier 9-10 vehicles added (AMX 30 Prototype, AMX 30 B)

- Supertesters recieve following tanks for testing: FV201/A45,  8.8cm Krupp-Steyr Waffentrager, Object 244
- Following tanks were reworked to HD: IS-4, JagdPz E-100, Pz.Kpfw. IV Ausf. H, ELC AMX, E-100, T26E4 SuperPershing (please note: T26E4 was removed from the patch)

- added new Overlord map
- Live Oaks maps was rebalanced
- effects improved on following maps: Karelia, Westfield, El-Halluf, Airfield

- fixed a significant number of freezes and crashes of the client
- reworked certain effects of shell impacts when hitting ingame objects
- added the option to move people from your contact list in a certain group of contacts around to the recipient group with a single click
- fixed a large number of bugs in the new contact list interface
- fixed descriptions of some individual missions
- fixed some bugs in Stronghold interface
- fixed some small general UI bugs
- fixed the bug where the motion blur displayed incorrectly
- fixed some issues with replay recording
- fixed a calculation error in HE shell spaced armor penetration, when hitting the spaced armor made the client think main armor was penetrated and created an "internal explosion" effect, which could kill all the crewmembers, even though under correct circumstances, only a half od the crew would die from such an explosion