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Hello survivors!

We are starting Stress Test #48, running version 0.63.148671. This is what's new:

  • server stability fixes
  • private shard servers are listed as private now
  • changes to prevent speed hacks
  • basic armor system implemented (e.g. vests and helmets take part of the damage of the damaged body part until they are ruined)
  • changes to the chat UI
  • fixes aimed at preventing a character getting a permanent DB lockout

Don't forget your helmet when going to the airfield, see you in Chernarus!

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10 minutes ago, LordBlackwolf said:

I'm not seeing any updates or stress test servers and yes I am on the stress test branch.

You might have to restart Steam in order to get the update, for servers you should check your filter settings.

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17 minutes ago, ImpulZ said:

You might have to restart Steam in order to get the update, for servers you should check your filter settings.

I figured out the problem. I had to go back to experimental branch and then re-select the stress test branch for the update to download. Thank you though for the help.

 

 

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After being shot/KoS'd (hit boxes are working fine) when I didn't even have a working gun, I met up with Gary Walnuts for a couple of hours

I had to evade some wolves (only had a machete) on my way North to meet him, but made it without incident.

Gary had recently downed an 8 point deer and after a fruitless search for a cooking pot, we cooked on sticks.

Here you can see some inventory desynch between Gary and I on what was a low pop server.

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^Gary had laid out a pile of deer steaks but I could not see them on the floor. Only when I opened my inventory could I see the bars indicating the amount of meat left and the empty frame where the model for the steak should be.

Once I picked them up, the models for the steaks I picked up then showed.

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^But when Gary picked some up and cooked them, I could not see the model on the stick.

Everything performed fairly well otherwise.

No major game breaking bugs or waves of kicks seen.

 

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17 hours ago, ☣BioHaze☣ said:

Gary had laid out a pile of deer steaks but I could not see them on the floor. Only when I opened my inventory could I see the bars indicating the amount of meat left and the empty frame where the model for the steak should be.

Worth noting for science and bug purposes:  The 8 steaks were stacked vertically like a dagwood and there had been some model clipping in that house too - standing on top of the TV and getting pinballed around between Bio and some furniture.  Don't know if that contributed to the invisible venison anomaly either.

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Anyone else notice the group of infected near Sinistok? I had encountered them before but never bothered with them until yesterday when I made the infected at the location into my own little shooting gallery and after killing a few of them I noticed that the infected would spawn back in not long afterwards. 

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22 minutes ago, LordBlackwolf said:

Anyone else notice the group of infected near Sinistok? I had encountered them before but never bothered with them until yesterday when I made the infected at the location into my own little shooting gallery and after killing a few of them I noticed that the infected would spawn back in not long afterwards. 

I have not, that has to be investigated. Near Sinistok you said? Sounds sinister...

(Har har)

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