Lockdown Protocol 0.15.0 alpha release

This update brings two new single player levels, one new weapon and enemy mine as well as loads of bug fixes and minor visual improvements.

A lot of work has been done on the multiplayer match listing functionality to fix some long-standing bugs. These changes broke backwards compatibility so online match browsing no longer works in versions older than 0.15.0.

Here's full list of changes since 0.14.0 alpha release:

  • Added a new enemy item called spike ball.
  • Added a new weapon called zapper.
  • Added two new single player levels.
  • Major update on match listing server and according changes to client side.
  • Fixed broken PS3 controller auto-detection.
  • Added level completion time and kill count to "completion screen".
  • Added small random variation to all looping animation speeds to make them look more natural.
  • Added slight animation to dragon eggs.
  • Added score penalty on death in single player game.
  • Changed the dragon egg texture to better match other enemies.
  • Added warning in editor when saving level with dynamic entities placed outside outer walls.
  • Added default renderer configuration, only show configuration dialog on request.
  • Disabled background music while editing levels.
  • Allow a bit more movement while in air to ease precision jumping.
  • Minor tweaks to existing levels.
  • Fixed broken multiplayer match player count reporting.
  • Fixed several potential network related dead-locks.
  • Fixed multiplayer match online listing when re-using match name.
  • Only show online matches with compatible game versions.
  • Tweaked human stand pose a bit to prevent feet from penetrating floor.
  • Fixed bug that made transparent smoke pixels block glow effect.
  • Added left trigger button as optional reload button on gamepad.
  • Fixed missing texture on grenade.
  • Tweaked lighting in some of the existing levels.
  • Hid score labels in multiplayer matches.
  • Fixed HUD key card indicator not showing keys on client.
  • Fixed random freezes in windows version when browsing online matches.

Downloads are available on the game page as usual. The release will shortly be available on Desura and IndieDB too.

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Posted on 2013-11-05

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