June 24, 2018 * Changed hero scrolls to cards * Added cards as drops from their monster types * Added potions, only usable from the overworld * Added food, only usable from the overworld * Added stat tonics, which provide temporary boosts to their specific stat * Fixed various issues with hero units * Fixed various issues with item UI * Removed the Legend Keeper NPC * Added all above mentioned items to monster drop tables
June 7, 2018
[1:04 PM] Crazah: * Fixed an issue where you could not target enemies with Heal skills. * Fixed an issue where players would spawn in with lower health * Fixed an issue where moving would make you unable to talk to Quest NPCs for short while * Fixed an issue where when users in party logged out, the battle would stop functioning * Fixed an issue where sending party invites at the same time would bug parties * Fixed an issue where quests were not ticking for everyone in the party * Fixed an issue where the battle UI was sometimes hiding itself incorrectly.
June 9, 2018
[8:48 PM] Crazah: * Added phase 1 of equippable items showing in overworld. * New display pictures for females (drawn by Lily) * New hairstyle for females (sprite by Lily) * Included new display pictures for hooded robes * Addded Raybons * Added Ratzinger * Added Ratzigner's Cape * Added Ratzinger's Boots * Fixed a bug where monsters using Hex could Hex themselves. * Added Majestic Bone Scepter as a drop from the Schelelord. * Added Bone Scepter * Added Bone Scepter as a drop from the Schelelord * Tako the Rat boss is now Ratzinger. * Made changes to the Graveyard and the Schelelord area. * Fixed a bug where monsters, even when in their attack range, would move closer. * Increased Hex's range. * Increased arrow strike range, AI ability. * Increased the level of AI abilities across the board. Originally they had Lv 1 abilities. * AI will now run away if the distance between target and self is beyond their minimum threshold. * Monsters will now run away if their health is below 40% * Improved tactics calculator backend. It now allows 'best node' returns properly and flags to deal with interior, exterior return lists. * Modified Berserker missing HP passive damage buff * Nerfed back damage to 110% from 125% * Nerfed side damage to 105% from 115% * Removed Final Blow flat back damage buff. * Nerfed Final Blow's back crit chance modifier. * Nerfed Pyromancer's Burn Baby Burn passive damage buff to 110% if target is on fire. * Fixed a bug where new characters would log in frozen.
June 10, 2018
[1:10 PM] Crazah: * Buffed Rattzinger's initial HP. * Buffed Great Ursa's initial HP. * Fixed an issue where battles could freeze if fleeing enemies had no valid tiles to run to * Fixed a bug where pixie wings would underlay hair * Fixed an issue where Acqua Santa would behave incorrectly. * Reduced CD of Undead Ritual at max level to 3. * Fixed an issue where battle menus were not displaying skills correctly. * Added chat messages when party invites are sent. * Nerfed Scented Breeze to + 1 MP. * Adjusted Scented Breeze scaling * Fixed a bug where Fairy Box would underlay nearby objects. * Fixed a bug where Pixie buffs were not displaying range in battle menu * Fixed a bug where Quest NPCs would give you their quest multiple times * Fixed a bug where Quest NPCs could leave the player stuck * Fixed an issue where you could cancel out of initial spawn selection * UI will no longer overlay the shopkeeper screen * Fixed several issues with status damage, including one major one that could cause issues with turn control * HP, AP and MP bars are now semi-transparent * Added guild saves when members are recruited or removed, when guilds level up, or a role is changed. This should prevent save issues. * Fixed bounding boxes on some problem monsters. * An issue where clicking the 1-4 hotkeys bugged users if they were choosing a tile has been fixed. * Fixed an issue where Assassination was usable from other directions. It will now always miss from these directions. * Added more weapons overlays * Implemented new layering system for equipment.
[2:29 PM] Crazah: * Removed guild names beneath names. Too cluttered on screen. * Conversion of current movement solution to global loop * Increased client FPS
[3:56 PM] Crazah: * Moved enemy movement and enemy location logic to global loop * Shifted new female display picture * Shifted new female hair display picture * Redid a large chunk of Hawthorne Woods. * Fixed a bug with quests not working correctly.
[8:11 PM] Crazah: * Lowered monster difficulty. Still tweaking! * Fixed a bug where enhanced weapons weren't showing their lv. in descriptions. * Updated old code alerts regarding parties to incorporate chat box. * Fixed a bug where inventory space remaining was calculated incorrectly. * Complete rehaul of stat calculations: physical attack, physical defense, magical attack, magical defense * Modifications to the damage calculator * All monsters in game were adjusted and given stats to give them a set baseline
[8:44 PM] Crazah: * Fixed an issue where Yorick's bounds were enormous.
June 11, 2018
[9:00 PM] Crazah: * Huge improvements to pathing!
June 12, 2018
[5:22 PM] Crazah: * More optimizations in looping method calls * Monsters no longer spawn directly on top of the battle point * Fixed a bug so that monsters no longer run away from their allies. * Fixed a bug with the new monster enemy location logic, where players could be added to the movement queue * New health, AP and MP bars!
[8:19 PM] Crazah: * Added AFK indicator * Buffed Wooden Staff S. DMG. * Improved monster movement loop logic.
June 19, 2018
[5:31 PM] Crazah: * Added scroll bars to Quests, Guild and Shopkeeper screens * Added /stuck chat command. * Fixed an issue where you could speak to quest NPCs multiple times * Fixed an issue where you could walk away during dialogue
July 6, 2018
[4:17 PM] Crazah: * Item UI revamped * Star Potential added to items * Item levels added * Base framework for runes laid out * Item World added * Gatekeeper added to Nexus * Bonus IPs added to items * Resolved an issue with monster spawning in unreachable areas * Modified monster spawns to position themselves less in groups and further away from the player(edited)
July 7, 2018
[10:47 AM] Crazah: * Added emblems to chat for Patreons and Administrators.
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