4:25pm EST - Client update and devblog are live!
2:00pm EST - Our update stream is live! twitch.tv/rustafied
11:55am EST - Update day is here. With just 7 days before the forced wipe, much of the work this week has been on the prerelease branch. That said, we are seeing some fixes, new models, optimizations, and a new weapon sight coming in this week.
Update summary video
Here's the update summary from Puddy.
Simple handmade sight
First teased last week, the new simple handmade site has been implemented. Costing high quality metal, this weapon attachment allows you to aim at your foe slightly better than iron sights. Here are some details and pictures…
6 high quality metal
Helk has just added the searchlight item. It runs off low grade (1 low grade spent every 20 seconds), is bright as fuck, and can be pointed around by holding E and selecting 'Use.' Here are some details:
New wood armor models
Some new models for the wood armor have made their way in this week. Although it still provides the same protection and function, it looks cooler now. Here are some pictures…
Skin review from Xtab Studios
The guys over at Xtab did a great rundown of the new skins this week. Check it out here.
Several other things have been completed this week, for more information on that check out my previous post, but here's a rundown:
- FOV is fixed (reverted back)
- Fix for plants not growing / applying color scale
- New skins added
- Various optimizations (see details on devblog)
- Fixed purple textures on stone hatchet projectile
- More progress on new rocket factory dungeon (probably not making it in next week)
- More progress on animal AI (maybe next week?!)