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12.5 is now being tested!

 

Update Notes for Version 1.12.5

Update notes for 1.12.5
**These notes do not necessarily reflect the final version that will be deployed on Live**


NEW!

* (Testserver) A new dungeon, The Manufactory: Breached, is now available for testing! To access this dungeon, players will need to speak with FATE and choose option 6, followed by option 6 again. Players will also need to have completed the Back to the Beginning story mission. Once these requirements are met, interact with the door that has been placed in Agartha to be sent to the dungeon. Once inside, players can choose to fight the first boss in the room ahead of them, or use any of the buttons found to the left to be sent directly to any other boss. There is also a return teleporter before each boss that can send players back to the beginning.




GENERAL

* Fixed an issue that caused some monsters to incorrectly provide Monster race kill achievement credit when they should not have.




GUI

* Tokyo - Orochi Tower - Corrected the ordering of repeatable story missions in the mission pick-up UI at the tower entrance.


* The skills UI has been reorganized to be more in line with the order in which players unlock new skills.




ITEMS

* Custom items are now tinted with an anima hue in order to make them easier to distinguish from non-upgradeable items at a glance.


* Container bosses in Kaidan will now drop Uncommon quality Black Bullion to help prevent accidental looting by team members.


* The Orochi Researcher in Kaidan and the Nightwatch Engineer in faction hubs now sells AEGIS Firmware Upgrade v2.0 kits for Black Bullion and Marks of the Pantheon.


* Nightwatch Engineers in all faction hubs now sell Superior auxiliary weapon upgrade toolkits. These toolkits will allow an Epic auxiliary weapon to be improved in power even further. The toolkit will only upgrade an auxiliary weapon which has been upgraded to Epic.




COMBAT
General

* All weapon and talisman skills now go up to rank 11.


* Friendly spells cast using simple ground targeting will now center on the defensive target rather than the offensive target.


* Made many creatures switch targets more quickly if they hate someone else more.


* Resolved issues with a number of enemy dash abilities that could cause them to incorrectly fixate on a target before casting.


* Monsters - Onryo - Spirits of Vengeance and Spirits of Sorrow will now be expire when their summoner dies.


* Monsters - Deathless - Midnight Mass will no longer incorrectly display a mummy at the center of its effect.


* Monsters - Padurii - Wisps will no longer reconnect to Padurii once the initial connection is broken.




MISSIONS
The Shadowy Forest

* The Man with the Silver Tongue - Spectre ambushes while using the shovel no longer incorrectly show as Nightmare in the UI.



Kaidan

* The Bank Heist - Issue fixed where the mission does not update if you pick up the Droid Arm too early.


* The Right Round - Completing this mission will now provide all three disruptive AEGIS controllers, rather than picking one at a time.


* Tower Defence - Completing this mission will now provide all three disruptive AEGIS controllers, rather than picking one at a time.


* Nightmare in the Dream Palace - Fixed Intoxication.


* The following item missions are no longer incorrectly flagged as Nightmare in the UI:

  • Hell of a Blow
  • Population of Filth
  • Chasing Bad Luck
  • Samurai Robots Can Happen to Anyone
  • The Ghost Lord


DUNGEONS AND RAIDS
Darkness War

* (Nightmare) Correction made to the tooltip on Wayeb-Xul's Underworld Ward buff.


* The Hound of the Nameless Days is less absolutely intent on killing the first thing he sees after arriving.



Hell Eternal

* Flagellatrix Superior's range has been increased from 5m to 6m to fix an issue where she was visually rubberbanding.



The Manufactory

* Resolved an issue that caused the final fight not to reset properly and therefore not spawn loot on death.


* It will no longer take up to 30 seconds for the loot to spawn from the Mitsubachi encounter.


* Resolved an issue in the minion spawning during the final boss encounter where they could appear too close to one another.



Eidolon of the Outer Dark

* Eidolon of the Outer Dark's decision-making process changed slightly following some of his abilities to make him more manageable.


* The Eidolon's ability "Call to the Depths" is now properly displayed as not being interruptable.




LAIR BOSSES
Bunica Padurii

* Improved server performance when fighting Bunica Padurii.




SCENARIOS
General

* Increased the amount of Black Bullion dropped by bosses in scenarios.



The Castle

* Fixed an issue which caused the Elite Group version of the Castle scenario to award the incorrect amount of Black Bullion.




PVP
General

* Equal Footing will now be removed when applying permanent effects which alter Attack Rating, Heal Rating, or Max HP.

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October 1st, 2015

GUI

* Added new categories and item types for Cosmetic items, including Clothing, Makeup, Pets, Mounts, Emotes, and Titles.


* Added new search filters to the auction house for the new Cosmetic item categories.


* Fixed a case where the buff UI on team members and defensive targets could become unresponsive.


* Improved performance of buff displays.


* Fixed a case where player's role icons for PvP in the team UI would not appear properly.




ITEMS

* Custom weapons now have a different background color to differentiate them from non-custom weapons.




DUNGEONS AND RAIDS
The Manufactory: Breached

* (Testserver) A proper entrance portal to both the Elite and NM versions of this dungeon have been placed out on the dungeon branches in Agartha. 

(Note: The NM version is disabled at this time)

* (Testserver) Some additional features and balance have been applied to the dungeon.




PVP
General

* Attempting to use /reset while in a PvP match will now display a chat message indicating that this command is not possible.

 

October 2nd, 2015

GENERAL

* Using the Dismount ability on a premium mount will no longer trigger the global cooldown.




GUI

* Added The Manufactory: Breached to the Social UI.


* Updated combat power and healing power in the Character Sheet UI to show the correct values for high values of attack and heal rating.




COMBAT
General

* Fixed an issue which could cause ultimate abilities to be interrupted by movement before they lock you in place.



Blood

* Plague and Left Hand of Darkness are now affected by effects such as Blood Offering and Thicker Than Water.




DUNGEONS AND RAIDS
General

* Updated the loot dropped in Elite Raids to include guaranteed weapon and talisman upgrade toolkits.



The Manufactory: Breached

* (Testserver) Additional feedback, features, and balance have been applied to the dungeon.



Manhattan Exclusion Zone

* Fixed several cases where Whisper of Darkness could instantly kill its target when it should not.


* Resolved an issue where multiple people could receive Whisper of Darkness at the same time when entering phase 3.


* Guardians in the final fight should no longer sometimes be invisible during the first 10 seconds of combat.


* It should no longer be possible to be visibly knocked out of a Mouth of Montauk.


* Pure Filth will no longer select a target who is trapped inside of a Mouth of Montauk.


* Resolved an issue where when an ally died, the ally could sometimes become stuck in an invalid state.




LAIR BOSSES
Kenememti the Fear Eater

* Reduced the damage dealt by Kenememti the Fear Eater's attacks: Bling Blang and Horror Unleashed.



The Abyssopelagic Horror

* Reduced the damage dealt by The Abyssopelagic Horror's Deep Blast.


* The Abyssopelagic Horror's Charged Hack ability now only requires a single impair to interrupt.

 

 

 

October 6th, 2015

NEW!

* (Testserver) The Manufactory: Breached (Nightmare) is now available for testing! The entrance can be found along the Nightmare dungeon branch in Agartha.


* (Testserver) The Manhattan Exclusion Zone (Nightmare) is now available for testing! A door has been placed on the main landing in Agartha that will allow access to this encounter.




GENERAL

* (Testserver) FATE will now expand the player inventory up to 500.




ITEMS

* (Testserver) Reduced the cost of Supernal weapon and talisman upgrade toolkits.


* Increased the amount of Attack Rating and Heal Rating given by epic quality Stimulants.




COMBAT
Fists

* Fixed an issue which caused Thrill of the Chase to not trigger if multiple people with the ability equipped attacked the same enemy.




DUNGEONS AND RAIDS
The Manufactory: Breached

* (Testserver) Improved the 10.8 and 10.9 drops in Manufactory: Breached to include signets.


* (Testserver) Increased the glyph budget on 10.9 drops in Manufactory: Breached.


* (Testserver) Cyber Werewolves - Fixed an issue where the Toxic Gas would not reset properly after a wipe.



Agartha Defiled

* Reduced the health of all enemies in the Bird of the Zero Point Pathogen raid encounter.



Manhattan Exclusion Zone

* Access to the encounter arena is now restricted once the encounter has started.




PVP
General

* Equal Footing will now take your Auxiliary weapon's power into consideration when applying weapon power increases.

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October 8th, 2015

GENERAL

* Agartha - Gaia has granted those who have bested the Gatekeeper access to another Agartha branch, where Nightmare Raid entrances are located. This branch is accessed from the dungeon branch.




GUI

* Reorganized the Interface Options screen to be easier to navigate.


* Difficulty dropdown is now enabled for Raid activities in the Social UI.


* Fixed a case where skills for aux weapons that had not been unlocked yet would animate strangely in the skills page.




COMBAT
General

* Monsters - Onryo - Spirit of Sorrow's radius of effect has been reduced by 33%.




PVP
General

* Increased the weapon power granted by Equal Footing to be equivalent to a QL 11 weapon.




DUNGEONS AND RAIDS
The Manufactory: Breached

* (Testserver)(Nightmare) A number of small adjustments and balance tweaks have been made, in particular with the Insane Scientist and Cybernetic Draug Lord encounters.



Manhattan Exclusion Zone

* (Testserver)(Nightmare) A proper entrance has been placed on the new Nightmare Raids branch of Agartha.

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DUNEGONS AND RAIDS
General
* Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped in Elite raids to 12.
* Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss in Egypt Nightmare dungeons to 4.

Hell Raised
* (Nightmare) Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss to 3.

The Facility
* (Nightmare) Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss to 7.

Manhattan Exclusion Zone
* Fixed a case where The Unutterable Lurker's fist pound could deal damage outside of its preview area.
* (Testserver) Fixed a bad ability name in the combat log.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) Added the mission AEGIS damage to From Beneath You, It Devours.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) The Unutterable Lurker now properly displays as a Nightmare monster.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) The map and minimap will now properly display.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) Rebalanced adds during phase 2.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) Rebalanced add timing during phase 2; the first guardian will now arrive sooner, and subsequent guardian spawn timings have been tweaked.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) Fixed a case where on entering phase 3, the tank could receive too many Whisper of Darkness debuffs.
* (Testserver) (Nightmare) Whisper of Darkness's AEGIS damage has been rebalanced.


SCENARIOS
General
* Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss in Nightmare scenarios to 8.
* The final boss in elite scenarios will now drop 2 Marks of the Pantheon.
* The final boss in normal scenarios will now drop 1 Mark of the Pantheon.


PVP
General
* Reduced the amount of Marks of the Pantheon gained from daily PvP challenges to 10.

Fusang
* Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon received from Complex missions in Fusang to 4.

Stonehenge
* Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon gained from winning in Stonehenge to 3.

El Dorado
* Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon gained from winning in El Dorado to 3.

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Release Notes
 

Update 1.12.5 - October 14th

GENERAL
  • Fixed an issue that caused some monsters to incorrectly provide Monster race kill achievement credit when they should not have.
  • Using the Dismount ability on a premium mount will no longer trigger the global cooldown.
  • Agartha - Gaia has granted those who have bested the Gatekeeper access to another Agartha branch, where Nightmare Raid entrances are located. This branch is accessed from the dungeon branch.


GUI
  • Tokyo - Orochi Tower - Corrected the ordering of repeatable story missions in the mission pick-up UI at the tower entrance.
  • The skills UI has been reorganized to be more in line with the order in which players unlock new skills.
  • Added new categories and item types for Cosmetic items, including Clothing, Makeup, Pets, Mounts, Emotes, and Titles.
  • Added new search filters to the auction house for the new Cosmetic item categories.
  • Fixed a case where the buff UI on team members and defensive targets could become unresponsive.
  • Improved performance of buff displays.
  • Fixed a case where player's role icons for PvP in the team UI would not appear properly.
  • Added The Manufactory: Breached to the Social UI.
  • Manhattan Exclusion Zone (Nightmare) has been added to the lockouts UI.
  • Updated combat power and healing power in the Character Sheet UI to show the correct values for high values of attack and heal rating.
  • Reorganized the Interface Options screen to be easier to navigate.
  • Difficulty dropdown is now enabled for Raid activities in the Social UI.
  • Fixed a case where skills for aux weapons that had not been unlocked yet would animate strangely in the skills page.


ITEMS
  • Increased the amount of Attack Rating and Heal Rating given by epic quality Stimulants.
  • Custom items are now tinted with an anima hue in order to make them easier to distinguish from non-upgradeable items at a glance.
  • Custom weapons now have a different background color to differentiate them from non-custom weapons.
  • Container bosses in Kaidan will now drop Uncommon quality Black Bullion to help prevent accidental looting by team members.
  • The Orochi Researcher in Kaidan and the Nightwatch Engineer in faction hubs now sells AEGIS Firmware Upgrade v2.0 kits for Black Bullion and Marks of the Pantheon.
  • Nightwatch Engineers in all faction hubs now sell Superior auxiliary weapon upgrade toolkits. These toolkits will allow an Epic auxiliary weapon to be improved in power even further. The toolkit will only upgrade an auxiliary weapon which has been upgraded to Epic.


COMBAT
General
  • All weapon and talisman skills now go up to rank 11.
  • Friendly spells cast using simple ground targeting will now center on the defensive target rather than the offensive target.
  • Made many creatures switch targets more quickly if they hate someone else more.
  • Resolved issues with a number of enemy dash abilities that could cause them to incorrectly fixate on a target before casting.
  • Fixed an issue which could cause ultimate abilities to be interrupted by movement before they lock you in place.
  • Monsters - Onryo - Spirits of Vengeance and Spirits of Sorrow will now be expire when their summoner dies.
  • Monsters - Onryo - Spirit of Sorrow's radius of effect has been reduced by 33%.
  • Monsters - Deathless - Midnight Mass will no longer incorrectly display a mummy at the center of its effect.
  • Monsters - Padurii - Wisps will no longer reconnect to Padurii once the initial connection is broken.


Blood
  • Plague and Left Hand of Darkness are now affected by effects such as Blood Offering and Thicker Than Water.


Fists
  • Fixed an issue which caused Thrill of the Chase to not trigger if multiple people with the ability equipped attacked the same enemy.


MISSIONS
The Shadowy Forest
  • The Man with the Silver Tongue - Spectre ambushes while using the shovel no longer incorrectly show as Nightmare in the UI.

Kaidan
  • The Bank Heist - Issue fixed where the mission does not update if you pick up the Droid Arm too early.
  • The Right Round - Completing this mission will now provide all three disruptive AEGIS controllers, rather than picking one at a time.
  • Tower Defence - Completing this mission will now provide all three disruptive AEGIS controllers, rather than picking one at a time.
  • Nightmare in the Dream Palace - Fixed Intoxication.
  • The following item missions are no longer incorrectly flagged as Nightmare in the UI:
    • Hell of a Blow
    • Population of Filth
    • Chasing Bad Luck
    • Samurai Robots Can Happen to Anyone
    • The Ghost Lord


DUNGEONS AND RAIDS
General
  • Updated the loot dropped in Elite Raids to include guaranteed weapon and talisman upgrade toolkits.
  • Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped in Elite raids to 12.
  • Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss in Egypt Nightmare dungeons to 4.

Darkness War
  • (Nightmare) Correction made to the tooltip on Wayeb-Xul's Underworld Ward buff.
  • The Hound of the Nameless Days is less absolutely intent on killing the first thing he sees after arriving.

Hell Eternal
  • Flagellatrix Superior's range has been increased from 5m to 6m to fix an issue where she was visually rubberbanding.

Hell Raised
  • (Nightmare) Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss to 3.

The Facility
  • (Nightmare) Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss to 7.

The Manufactory
  • Resolved an issue that caused the final fight not to reset properly and therefore not spawn loot on death.
  • It will no longer take up to 30 seconds for the loot to spawn from the Mitsubachi encounter.
  • Resolved an issue in the minion spawning during the final boss encounter where they could appear too close to one another.

Eidolon of the Outer Dark
  • Eidolon of the Outer Dark's decision-making process changed slightly following some of his abilities to make him more manageable.
  • The Eidolon's ability "Call to the Depths" is now properly displayed as not being interruptable.

Manhattan Exclusion Zone
  • Fixed a case where The Unutterable Lurker's fist pound could deal damage outside of its preview area.
  • Fixed several cases where Whisper of Darkness could instantly kill its target when it should not.
  • Resolved an issue where multiple people could receive Whisper of Darkness at the same time when entering phase 3.
  • Guardians in the final fight should no longer sometimes be invisible during the first 10 seconds of combat.
  • It should no longer be possible to be visibly knocked out of a Mouth of Montauk.
  • Pure Filth will no longer select a target who is trapped inside of a Mouth of Montauk.
  • Resolved an issue where when an ally died, the ally could sometimes become stuck in an invalid state.
  • Access to the encounter arena is now restricted once the encounter has started.
  • Resolved an issue where The Unutterable Lurker would repeatedly cast Final Resort and spam FIFO messages when it should not have.

Agartha Defiled
  • Reduced the health of all enemies in the Bird of the Zero Point Pathogen raid encounter.
  • Improved the loot dropped by the Bird of the Zero Point Pathogen.


LAIR BOSSES
Kenememti the Fear Eater
  • Reduced the damage dealt by Kenememti the Fear Eater's attacks: Bling Blang and Horror Unleashed.

Bunica Padurii
  • Improved server performance when fighting Bunica Padurii.

The Abyssopelagic Horror
  • Reduced the damage dealt by The Abyssopelagic Horror's Deep Blast.
  • The Abyssopelagic Horror's Charged Hack ability now only requires a single impair to interrupt.


SCENARIOS
General
  • Increased the amount of Black Bullion dropped by bosses in scenarios.
  • The rare final boss will now always appear in scenarios when achieving a platinum rating.
  • Increased the base chance for a rare final boss to appear in scenarios when survivors have been lost.
  • Increased augment drop rates across the board for all difficulties and group sizes.
  • Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon dropped from the final boss in Nightmare scenarios to 8.
  • The final boss in elite scenarios will now drop 2 Marks of the Pantheon.
  • The final boss in normal scenarios will now drop 1 Mark of the Pantheon.

The Castle
  • Fixed an issue which caused the Elite Group version of the Castle scenario to award the incorrect amount of Black Bullion.


PVP
General
  • Equal Footing will now be removed when applying permanent effects which alter Attack Rating, Heal Rating, or Max HP.
  • Equal Footing will now take your Auxiliary weapon's power into consideration when applying weapon power increases.
  • Attempting to use /reset while in a PvP match will now display a chat message indicating that this command is not possible.
  • Increased the weapon power granted by Equal Footing to be equivalent to a QL 11 weapon.
  • Reduced the amount of Marks of the Pantheon gained from daily PvP challenges to 10.

Fusang
  • Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon received from Complex missions in Fusang to 4.

Stonehenge
  • Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon gained from winning in Stonehenge to 3.

El Dorado
  • Increased the amount of Marks of the Pantheon gained from winning in El Dorado to 3.

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