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Posted 6 years ago on February 18th 2013 by Ze PilOt

Posted 6 years ago on February 9th 2013 by Ze PilOt

The forum for the next patch is now open.
You can view the rules and participate in this forum : http://direct.faforever.com/forums/viewforum.php?f=52.

This is the time to participate or not in the balance process. If you don’t, you will lose your rights to cry about a change (or a non-change

Posted 6 years ago on February 8th 2013 by Ze PilOt

  • Increased the game port range upper limit (from 50.000 to 999.999)
  • Replay vault : You can now filter the minimal rating of the players inside the game. (Won’t work with featured mods)

Posted 6 years ago on February 7th 2013 by Ze PilOt

  • We’ve replaced the current random faction option (closing your eyes, hovering your mouse over the icons and click) by a computerized random (probably less random that the previous method).
  • The online replay vault displays the start time (local time for you), and will arrange replays by days.

Posted 6 years ago on February 6th 2013 by Ze PilOt

This is a major upgrade introducing the new online replay vault.

The features are still in development.

  • Display the 200 latest games.
  • Display the map, title of the game, the mod and the game duration.
  • If you single-click on a game, the tooltip will show you the players, their ratings, who win/lose

Posted 6 years ago on February 1st 2013 by Ze PilOt

Posted 6 years ago on January 28th 2013 by Ze PilOt

You can finally choose what avatar you want to display !

Right-click on your nickname, and choose “Select Avatar”. A window will open with all the avatars available for you.

If you don’t set any avatar, the leagues/divisions avatar will be displayed automatically.

Complete change

Posted 6 years ago on January 28th 2013 by Ze PilOt

New units :

Supreme destruction

Balance changes :

  • Normalized Mantis and Thaam movement speed to FAF values, as well as turret yaw speed.
  • Changed the Cybran T2 Heavy Tank:
    • HP changed to 555, 10 HP/s regen
    • DPS increased by 2.5x
    • Removed built-in cloaking.
  • Increased

Posted 6 years ago on January 26th 2013 by Ze PilOt

New version of the lobby.

This version fix several problems in the game lister :

  • Fix some games reporting the wrong number of players.
  • Fix an issue where game balance was not computed, or incorrectly computed when virtually adding the player.
  • Nicer tooltip for the games, showing the country flag a

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