SUMMARY:

  • Tweaked the Friends List, especially with the Steam friends list that could cause many minor issues. 
  • Made some changes to the Slicer zombie.
  • Fixed a lot of bugs related to zombies. 
  • Make some tweaks on weapons to balance them out better. 
  • Players will no longer respawn inside "events".
  • Made some adjustments to the zombie optimization systems.
  • Made some changes to the secret rooms so they can't be abused and you can't risk finding empty crates.
  • Made some tweaks to the contracts in Survival.
  • Adjusted spawns around Clearview and added cover.

Full Patch Notes:

GENERAL CHANGES

USER INTERFACES AND MENUS:

  • Added more options for server owners on the Private Server panel.
  • Added a warning to the Flea Market in offers where weapons or ammo are not full. 
  • Tweaked the Friend system to avoid lags from huge friends lists. 
  • Fixed a UI bug in the Arcade Leaderboards that could cause a game crash.
  • Fixed a bug that causes the crafting screen to incorrectly show that the recipe required a workbench.
  • Fixed a bug that caused item descriptions to not show properly. 
  • Added an option to toggle Steam friends on/off.

GENERAL FIXES & CHANGES:

  • The icon for the Airdrop will disappear after the Airdrop is looted.
  • Fixed a bug where the reviver time would go to 0 (visually) when you purchased something in the shop. 
  • The Slicer Zombie will no longer chase vehicles.
  • Fixed a bug that caused zombies not to be able to attack targets that were slightly higher than the zombies.
  • Players will no longer respawn inside Radiation areas. 
  • Fixed a kick that was caused due to sliding downhills. 
  • Fixed a bug that caused skinned items to not be counted as a crafting item resource. 
  • Made some changes to how the Secret Rooms work. From now on, you use the cards to open the crates rather than the door.
  • Heli Crashes will not instantly spawn zombies upon appearing on the map. 
  • You cannot use a gauze accidentally if you are not bleeding. 
  • Lowered interaction time on Lockers.
  • Adjusted the sounds of Zombie Dogs to make it easier to detect their direction.
  • Fixed a bug that caused the Slicer Zombie to respawn too quickly. 
  • Fixed a bug where other players' weapons would show incorrectly when aiming down.
  • Fixed a bug that caused zombies to glitch when dying and reappearing "frozen" in place. 
  • Fixed a bug on the server where they would lag for a second every 5 minutes and zombies would teleport around. 
  • Reworked zombie optimizations: 
    • To improve general performance a while back, we made some changes to the animation and their AI when they were far. We have fixed a few bugs related to this which will make them feel much smoother.
  • M4:
    • Spread has been slightly increased
    • Recoil has been slightly increased
  • AKM:
    • Spread has been slightly increased
    • Recoil has been slightly increased
  • FN Scar CQC:
    • Speed has been slightly decreased
    • Fire rate has been slightly decreased
    • Spread has been slightly decreased
  • FN Scar Nightstalker:
    • Fire rate has been slightly increased
    • Spread has been slightly decreased
    • Recoil has been slightly increased
  • AK-47:
    • Speed has been slightly increased
    • Spread has been slightly decreased
  • AN94:
    • Spread has been slightly increased

 

ITEM CHANGES

MODELS:

  • Made some changes to the ladder models. This will prevent you from getting stuck on top.
  • Fixed a material issue on the Zombie Spike.

 

SKINS:

  • Fixes
    • Fixed the Light Sword Yellow. It was previously showing the wrong color. 

 

SURVIVAL

FIXES & CHANGES

  • You will grant temporary immunity to the virus after using a Vaccine.

CRAFTING:

  • Camping Backpack Recipe changes:
    • 2x Hunter Backpacks are required now
    • Removed Nails
  • Added Gasoline Recipe:
    • 3x Oil

CONTRACTS:

  • Zombie Slayer II Contract
    • Decreased XP to 3500 (from 5000)
  • Zombie Slayer III Contract
    • Increased XP to 12000 (from 10000)
  • Alien Specialist Contract
    • Increased XP to 3500 (from 1500)
  • Helping Hand: C04 Vaccine Contract
    • Increased XP to 1000 (from 200)

MAPS:

  • OREGON
    • Fixed some small map-related bugs
    • Added the missing resource spawns everywhere
    • Fixed a model issue at the Airport tower

 

  • COLORADO V1
    • Clearview changes:
      • Moved and added player spawns around the city
      • Added more objects on roads to create more protection
      • Fixed an Alien Super Zombie spawn that didn't give any loot
      • Fixed some small map-related bugs

 

 

Estimated patch size: 80MB

Estimated downtime: 1 hour

Pre-patch notes might be changed if we need to fix/add something.

 

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Author Silenterror
Published Oct 29, 2020
Posted in Patch Notes
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