Release Notes: August 15, 2013
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Join Date: Jun 2012
Release Notes: August 15, 2013
08-14-2013, 06:38 PM
Loot window updated:
The position of the 'Take All' button no longer overlaps with the single 'Take' button.
Transwarp UI will not truncate names for non-English language clients.
Minor costume updates to a few Reman NPCs.
Missions that rewarded 10 diplomacy commendation points (such as the noncombat missions "Ancestral Sin" and "Standoff", or ground star cluster diplomacy exploration missions) now award 100 diplomacy commendation points instead.
All Themed Consumables (Tachyon Grenade, Radiation Resist Hypo, etc.) have had their Lobi Crystal prices reduced from 5 to 2 each.
Bundle packs of Themed Consumables are now available on the Lobi Crystal Store. They cost 20 Lobi and have 15 charges included.
This is a discount of 33% over buying them individually.
Risian Lohlunat Pearl Bundle and Lohlunat Favor Bundle now indicate that they will only be available for a Limited Time (8/31/2013).
Added FX for the Inspirational Leader trait.
Updated the display name of two mission reward Personal Shield Mk II items formerly displayed incorrectly as Mk III.
Fixed assorted issues with Dosi Rotgut and Ferasan Chag Grass stacking and critical buff duration.
Resolved an issue preventing the ability to take a single item when looting multiple items.
It should now be possible to double-click an item to take that item, or to select an item and click the take button.
Fixed an issue that was preventing characters from using the Nukara, Romulan and Fleet Mark tribbles at the expected level.
The Nukara Tribble will now use the correct icon when on cooldown for granting Marks.
Gateway should now live update your character regardless of where your character is actually located in the game.
The backend of the mail system has been updated.
Assorted stability and performance updates.
The Precise Trait should now work correctly in all space maps.
Gravimetric Duty Officers' descriptions have been updated to correctly reflect that they generate Tyken's Rift aftershocks, not Gravity Well aftershocks.
This is a text update only.
Fixed a bug that was preventing High Yield versions of Temporal Disruption Devices and Tricobalt Devices from triggering their special Rifts upon detonation.
Resolved an issue where self-targeting space powers did not work as expected in certain circumstances.
Powers that use charges, such as the Omega Torpedo, will once again decrement upon use.
Fixes to the Vulcan D'Kyr ship separation and docking animations have been made.
Reduced the cooldown on launching the D'kyr's Tal'kyr Support Craft to 90 seconds.
Romulan Formal Pants no longer appear under the skirt option.
The Honor Guard costume no longer has a gap in the abdomen for Orion Females.
The bottom of the TNG split bottom pants have been smoothed out.
TOS Romulan Uniform color palettes have been updated.
While the top does not have the same palette, more colors may now be matched.
When creating a new project, the allegiance selector will no longer list allegiances that are not supported.
Hangar Pet Feature:
Removed duplicate set of Carrier Command options found in players' powers window in space.
These powers were not responding correctly to user input, or cooperating with the Wing-Specific commands introduced with the Hangar UI.
This update will remove these icons from any player's Hotbars who had them slotted.
They can be replaced by dragging the icons from your Weapons Tray onto your Hotbar.
Once a hangar pet has decided to Dock with its owner, it will now only remain undocked for a set period of time instead of waiting until it is within range of the owner.
This allows players to more quickly make use of the increased Regeneration, without having to wait as long for their pets to return.
Bird of Prey hangar pets will no longer briefly display too many HP indicators in the Hangar UI when summoned.
Fixed a bug with Tachyon Drones that caused them to display the wrong UI layout in the Hangar UI.
Fleet Leader Adjustments:
If there is a Single Leader of a Fleet, and that Leader has not logged in for 30 days, that Leader is considered Inactive.
If a Single Leader is inactive, a new Leader is automatically promoted:
The Member being promoted must be online to become new Leader.
The new Leader gets a pop up telling them they just became the new Leader.
The new Leader is not Provisional - they are full Leaders with full Kick/Rescue privileges. They can initiate a Kick if they wish following Ruleset 2 below.
Any "non-flagged" or "non-provisional" Leader can initiate a "Kick" on another active Leader.
A 'Kick' lasts 2 weeks.
If you are flagged as "Kicked", you cannot use any Fleet Powers.
Any "non-flagged" or "non-provisional" Leader can remove a Kick. We call this a "Rescue".
Only one Kick can be in progress at a time.
No members can be promoted during a Kick.
New Leaders are considered Provisional for 2 weeks after they are promoted to Leader.
Provisional Leaders have all Leader Powers except Kick or Rescue.
Provisional Leaders can be kicked instantly by any "non-flagged" or "non-provisional" Leader.
The Fleet Creator is not considered Provisional when the Fleet is first formed. He or she is a full Leader with full Kick/Rescue privileges.
The costume preset flickers when switching genders on the Uniform page.
There is no messaging that explains why you cannot promote members while a Leader Kick is in progress.
Entering a Formal Name during character creation does not take the name into the game properly.
Occasionally there will be a "Login2_Timeout" message when it takes too long to load from character select to in game.
Tropical Birds don't follow you on interior maps.
If you try to send an in-game email to a player who has not logged in and patched up to the most recent version of the game, you will receive a "This user's mail is full" notification.
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