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Update 01.180.0 Major - Server Browser, Updated Character Animations

Discussion in 'Change Log' started by Drui, Apr 13, 2017.

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  1. Drui

    Drui Keen Update Guy Staff

    Hello, Engineers! Today we have the game’s next major update for you. This means that we have more significant features in the update on top of a bunch of fixes and improvements.
    To start with, we have the new in-game server browser created by Rexxar. We’ve heard your feedback on the server browser over the last two years, and it has been completely redesigned. It is much faster than before, and contains many new features. There is now a loading wheel to indicate when the browser is downloading data from Steam. The search box has been moved to the top, and includes new advanced search features, which let you filter servers by world settings, mods, ping, and much more. There is a direct connect feature which allows you to connect to a server directly by IP address or host name (e.g. keenswh.com:27016)
    You can also get complete details of a server before you join by selecting the server details button. This shows you all world settings, all mods, and all players currently online. For server admins, there is a new description box in the server config utility which lets you enter a description of your server that will be shown to users in this screen before they join.
    There are also newly updated 3rd person character animations releasing this week that you will notice when using tools or weapons. The engineer will now hold them in a much more natural position than before!

    - New in-game Server Browser
    - Updated Character animations
    - Spaceballs now have the option to be hidden in the Control Panel

    - fixed crash when pasting blueprint with rotors into voxel
    - fixed crash when repairing turret
    - fixed crash at at Sandbox.Game.World.MySession.InvokeDelayedTasks
    - fixed Welder radius
    - fixed client-side Battery ghost power drain (battery won't refresh its state until reconnecting)
    - fixed MyVoxelOperationsSessionComponent causing huge lags, freezing the entire PC for several seconds at a time
    - fixed missing LOD textures displaying purple models
    - fixed issue when uranium was not being consumed while sitting in the cockpit
    - fixed scrolling issues in the G-screen
    - fixed personal light not working properly
    - fixed issue when player was sliding during mining
    - fixed thrusters not doing damage to other blocks
    - fixed issue where hand gets twisted while switching from block to rifle
    - fixed particle effects not moving alongside with the ship
    - fixed wrong calculation of mass
    - fixed Armor Corner 2x1x1 and Light Armor Slope 2x1x1 models (base was sometimes transparent)
    - fixed increasing production issues
    - fixed wrong preview of copied non-functional blocks
    - fixed issue when last removed gyroscope was still consuming power
    - fixed Corner LCD's being upside down
    - fixed green highlights in the campaign
    - fixed issue when objects were still burning even after grinding them down a bit
    - fixed freezing video in main menu background
    - fixed randomized loot for drones and encounters
    - fixed mountpoints for Large Cockpit
    - fixed not being able to turn on the SHOOT option for turrets
    - fixed old workshop campaigns (pre-scripting) no longer showing up in in-game workshop
    - fixed Air Vent emissivity issues
    - fixed small grid Rocket Launcher conveyor port
    - fixed IndexOutOfRangeException in MyOreDetectorComponent
    - fixed increasing production queue using ctrl + shift combination
    - fixed Turrets targeting meteors only with moving objects option turned on
    - fixed getting stuck in the campaign when canceling the loading of the next mission
    - fixed inconsistency in spawning on planet Easy Start scenarios
    - fixed camera issues in Campaign Mission 2
    - fixed Player not being injured by explosions (Campaign, Mission 4)
    - tweaked the flare effects
    - fixed bright foot dust on Mars
    - fixed issues with HUD modding
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  2. Asdf-U-Ninja

    Asdf-U-Ninja Trainee Engineer


    Nice work guys, the server browser is a huge improvement over the last one. The teaser is also pretty interesting. I think it's either some new antenna (for drones or something), or maybe environmental protection to fend off those damn wolves.
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  3. eviltek2099

    eviltek2099 Apprentice Engineer

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  4. Xenosteel

    Xenosteel Trainee Engineer

  5. KingdomBragg

    KingdomBragg Junior Engineer

    Nice, thanks for all your work :D
  6. Speshal_Snowman

    Speshal_Snowman Apprentice Engineer

  7. Sade

    Sade Trainee Engineer

    err.... 101010999451th :-D
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  8. nathan2000

    nathan2000 Trainee Engineer

    These days it's publishing companies that create stars.
  9. Thrak

    Thrak Junior Engineer

    - fixed MyVoxelOperationsSessionComponent causing huge lags, freezing the entire PC for several seconds at a time

    If this is legit, I am naming my first child "Keen."
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  10. TechNick

    TechNick Trainee Engineer

    That's alot of fixes! good work!
  11. Carlosmaid

    Carlosmaid Apprentice Engineer

    lot of fixes! yes!
  12. slandyman

    slandyman Trainee Engineer

    that teaser though!
  13. Syncaidius

    Syncaidius Junior Engineer

    Damn, that was one hell of a teaser. Nice work Keen!

    EDIT: Except now I can't load any non-planet worlds. Game crashes.

    EDIT 2: Turns out it was a broken HUD mod. Game is fine. :)
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  14. zerek528

    zerek528 Trainee Engineer

    the new HUD, now the new Server Browser with direct connect option. Keen keep it up, you guys rock!
  15. posthy

    posthy Apprentice Engineer

    "- fixed wrong calculation of mass" I didn't know that this was a known issue, but it bugged me for a few days. Thanks for fixing it!
    In the teaser are those wind turbines? Looks like you guys working hard on planetary stuff (wheels, parachutes, and now this)
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  16. Timotei~

    Timotei~ Apprentice Engineer

    If it mean what I think it mean, I'll like this one a lot.:)
    Also, wind turbine hype: |------------------------------| . . . . . .....[]:woot:
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  17. ATMLVE

    ATMLVE Apprentice Engineer

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  18. Speshal_Snowman

    Speshal_Snowman Apprentice Engineer

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  19. Meridius_IX

    Meridius_IX Trainee Engineer

    Yeah, I got nervous when I saw that too. Immediately went to test one of my PMWs, and it seems to work fine (large grid at least).
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  20. Milord

    Milord Trainee Engineer

    That's a great idea! A new, renevable power source that works all day long!
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  21. Sykel

    Sykel Trainee Engineer

  22. Roxette

    Roxette Senior Engineer

    Sooo.... < and > keys no longer move through the toolbar selection groups, it can only be done with Control + number key ... is this change intended by design as a new undocumented feature, or is it a bug ?
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  23. Commander Rotal

    Commander Rotal Master Engineer

    Weather confirmed?

    Edit: So, about that "testing"...


    Notice any problems here?
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  24. Diegor34

    Diegor34 Apprentice Engineer

    Nice upadate and teaser. keep up in this direction.
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  25. Nacon

    Nacon Junior Engineer

    Nice update... but still waiting for AMD support that deal with the memory leak issue.
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  26. G4mer4ddict

    G4mer4ddict Trainee Engineer

    - fixed issue when player was sliding during mining

    So this means i can mine now without the little particles slamming me in the roof and killing me?
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  27. valkyre

    valkyre Trainee Engineer

    Windmills?.... Cool.
    Now let me burn the dirty COAL!!! ;)
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  28. Radeth

    Radeth Apprentice Engineer

    Me and Orange_immortal managed to guess the teaser content last night after Aragath's hints (araleaks ftw)! Do we get a cookie? :D
  29. One-Eyed Ocelot

    One-Eyed Ocelot Trainee Engineer

    Actually, if you read Xocliw's first comment on the youtube video, you can discern that it's windmills as a new power source.
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  30. tharkus

    tharkus Junior Engineer

    Cool update, a nice long list of bugfixes
    and that teaser promise a lot :)
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