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40k changelog and download / Version 019
« on: July 25, 2018, 01:21:13 am »
Current Version 019

Download mod from:
openxcom.mod.io

Video Installation Instructions:
https://youtu.be/U-mhVSI9rbE

Latest OXCE is required to install prior to play the mod
LP  with mod

Changelog:
Update 12-04-2019
  - Updated text colors for New Research and New Manufacturing menus
  - Changed bolts and heavy auto shells to do less armor damage but have some armor piercing
  - Fixed bolts having too low stun damage
  - Increased damage and range on Heavy Bolters to better match lore
  - Bumped up damage on Assault Cannons and Autocannons to match Heavy Bolter changes
  - Changed Storm Bolters and Assault Bike Bollters to use the (0-100% roll)x2 damage model instead of (0-200% roll) to better represent firing two bolts to the same location
  - Increased armor damage of lasgun/laspistol power cells, but still less than version 012-017 levels
  - Enemies should make the aimed/snap/auto decision better based on the weapon they're using
  - Enemies with weapons that have a max range should prefer to move closer now
  - Added max ranges to Meltaguns and Multimeltas to help the AI use it better
  - Fixed the INFO section for Blight Rockets causing a crash
  - New campaigns now actually start in the year 40k
  - Traitor Guard soldiers no longer deploy with laspistols
  - Added Traitor Guard Outposts as a new kind of enemy base
  - Added a Chimera for the Traitor Guard
  - Added an Ork Encampment as a new kind of enemy base
  - Added Grots to the Orks' deployments, sprites by b
  - Added the Grot Blasta as an Ork weapon
  - Fixed Stormravens, Dreadnoughts, and Centurion Warsuits being researchable/manufacturable for the Imperial Guard
  - Edited the globe to make it look less like Earth
  - Added Codex articles for the rare Bolters, Boltpistols, and Lasguns
  - Added a Master Crafted Grav-Gun
  - Added some missing Codex strings
  - Improved some Codex images
  - Fixes for Imperial Fist armors and sprites
  - Added a map in the Codex help section for the new globe
Marine Content
  - Removed manufacturing of HWP-type dreadnoughts
  - Chapter Corruption now grants corrupted marines as a new soldier type, but prevents recruiting loyalist marines and manufacture of loyalist armors
  - Added a transformation from loyalist marine to corrupted marine
  - Added armors for corrupted marines to correspond to the loyalist variants
  - Added a Chaos Thunderhawk Transport
  - Added a Chaos Shrine as a base facility
  - Added new base sprites for each type of Thunderhawk Transport
IG Content
  - Increased cost of Psykers and Stormtroopers to 2 honor badges
  - Increased number of badges granted by Psyker and Stormtrooper research from 3 to 4
  - Fixed Veteran Guardsmen losing their rank after being promoted to veteran
  - Fixed not being able to research Autocannons for the battlescape
  - Fixed Sentinel/Missile being too weak against lasers and incendiary weapons
  - Fixed Mounted Weapons being too weak against lasers while taking no stun or smoke damage
  - Added Chaos Autopistols and Autoguns
  - Added Stubbers and Chaos Stubbers
  - Changed Riot missions to use Stubbers and Chaos Autoguns instead of Imperial Autoguns
  - Fixed one standing direction of Commissar not having black boots
  - Added boots to Ogryn battlescape sprites, fixed arms clipping over arms for Ogryn Carapace and Bullgryn armors
  - Hellguns and Hotshot Volley Guns now have infinite instead of recharging ammo
  - Added cosmetic variants of Advanced Carapace armors for Storm Troopers, sprites by Bait4Fate
  - Added new missions for supporting the PDF or Space Marines assaulting a Chaos Outpost

Update 08-02-2019
  - More string cleanup and editing by TheDeparted
  - Spellcheck by IvanDogovich
  - New sprites for lasgun/laspistol power cells
  - Added Lucius, Voss, and Vostroya Pattern Lasguns to the list of randomized weapons in ruins maps
  - Separated rare lasgun map blocks from rare bolter/boltpistol map blocks
  - Fixed the auto-equip function breaking how "charge" deployments like droppods or grav drops work
  - Fixed the craft tilesets being set on fire too easily
  - Fixed race appearances by mission type
  - Fixed mission scripts that would generate an extra mission per month
  - Fixed LOFTemps in the Grav Drop deployments that would allow spotting of units
  - Armor repair (Support Servitor and Techmarine Servo Arms) now automatically repairs the side with the most armor missing by percentage, no matter the side you use the ability from
  - Built-in/special weapons should now show properly on the INFO screen for armors
  - Added codex text for the Lascannon and made it exclusive to Marines Strategies
  - Added a script for crewed weapons emplacements and a codex article to explain it
  - Warmap tileset more real
  - Fuel map depot more real
General balance changes:
  - Reduced the armor damage for standard lasgun and laspistol clips
  - Rebalanced plasma weapons to fill more of an anti-heavy infantry role
  - Plasma pistols have reduced range and clip size but much more power
  - Plasma rifles have increased power but reduced clip size
  - Heavy plasma now has a small AoE radius that drops off quickly, and increased range and clip size
  - All plasma weapons are more rare and expensive
  - Added Chaos Boltpistols, and replaced some equips that had plasma pistols with them
  - Heavy Bolter has increased clip sizes, faster auto and snap shots, and an increased kneeling bonus
  - Increased the cost of heavy bolter ammo and missiles
  - Reduced the cost of krak grenades slightly
  - Reduced incendiary damage modifiers for large (2x2) units all-around
  - Reduced dreadnought susceptibility to laser weapons
  - Set resource costs of MC Bolter Ammo to match the clipSize
  - Increased the adamantium cost of lascannon manufacturing
  - Added an adamantium cost to manufacturing meltaguns
  - Added adamantium costs to manufacturing craft weapons
  - Reduced the points penalty for losing Guardsmen
Marine Content
  - Techmarine now has both hands free
  - Crozius Arcanum now can melee attack
  - Sorcerer staff with snap shot
  - Eldar light with snap shot
  - Apothecary narthecium with melee attack
  - Support Stormtalon weapons have fixed movement and more TUs/energy
  - Stormeagle map, comes with 10 crew and 2 pilots
  - Chapter Heraldry in Codex (simple yet)
Guard Content
  - The Long-Las now changes color slightly when loaded with the hotshot ammunition
  - The Marauder now requires researching Warp Drives and Power Sources
  - Psykers now require High-tier Requisitions
  - Updated Commissar sprites
  - Added a High-tier Requistion research for the IG endgame
  - Added the Gorgon superheavy APC
  - Added stims to guard medics
  - Added missing storage size and sell price to handheld autocannon
  - Added a guard variant of the handheld lascannon, changed the mounted variant to use the new ammunition but with lower reload cost
  - Removed ability for sentinels and mounted weapons to kneel

Update 17-01-2019
  -  Changed Chimera on outpost map
  - Added Accatran Pattern Lasguns to the list of randomized weapons in ruins maps
  - Fixed explosions being able to propagate through the front of Chimeras
Marine Content
  -  Signal Armor Correction
  -  keepCraftAfterFailedMission for Thunderhawk transport
  -  Imperial Fist sub mod
IG Content
  - New sprites for Tauros Lascannon Turret, corpse sprite for Tauros Grenade Launcher Turret
  - Added a new recurring mission to rescue stranded PDF Forces from their downed Valkyrie
  - Added a new map for the PDF Outpost Defense to give the mission some variety
  - Small tweaks to the first PDF Outpost Defense Map
  - Pushed back appearance of Raptors and Traitor Marines on PDF Outpost defense

Update 10-01-2019
  - Statstrings moved to auxiliary mod, turn on and off by activating/deactivating the mod from the options menu
  - Testing new script to change overweight penalty to remove energy instead of TUs
  - Added an assistance article to provide a short explanation of the new mechanics
  - Terminator weapons retain the TU penalty in addition to the new energy penalty when overweight
  - Guard Heavy Bolter no longer removes energy on kneeling
  - Corrected and edited many of the mod's strings (credit to TheDeparted)
Marine Content
  -  Updating GEO for stormraven
  -  Updating Craft image stormraven
  -  Inquisition Full arc
  -  Grey Knight´s
  -  Scout Armor color corrections
  -  Small fixes
IG Content
  - Fixed morale gain from executing traitors, broken due to last version's update
  - Changed Craft Quad Autocannon again to differentiate it from the (renamed) Marine's Craft Assault Cannon
  - Added the Marauder Destroyer as a mid-tier fire support interceptor.
  - Added Sanctioned Psykers as a late-game soldier type, with a number of different disciplines and abilities based on choice of armor.
  - Added hand-held autocannons.
  - Added the first of a set of monthly missions, an outpost defense after you've completed training.
  - Added the script that forces hits on the front armor as long as the shooter is in within diagonally in front of the target to the mounted weapon armors.
  - Added an article to explain how to execute traitors with Commissars.
  - Added articles to explain Officer and Veteran promotions.
  - Added deployed bipod sprites for Heavy Stubber when kneeling
  - New article images for Craft Multilaser, Quad Lascannon, and Quad Autocannon

Update 28-12-2018
- Ork Strings Fix
- LOS for chaos psi
Marine Content
- Bike armor Fix
- Honor Assault armor Fix
- Stormraven turret
- GK Stormraven
- Goggles by layer
- Centurion face fix
- Ufopedia fixes
- Mission 7 fix
IG Content
- Added photon flash grenade as a mid-tier tool for assaults
- Added Carapace medic armor
- Updated medic inventory image, battlescape sprites, and armor preview
- Updated Taurox map and turret images
- Updated how the Commissar's traitor execution functions, limited to only IG units
- Fixed drawing routines for IG armors

Update 11-12-2018
- Guard merged (now available on this download)
- Removed requirement of using a corpse for the dreadnought transformation
- Krak missiles for missile launcher now have a small AoE radius and do explosive damage, but reduced power
- Added krak grenades
- Removed non-soldier versions of assault bike and dreadnoughts
- Rebalanced unit vision
- Some string cleanup
- Mission 7
For Guard:
- Increased quad-linked autocannon damage to match the airborne version, reduced range to compensate
For Marines:
- 3 new armors for each strategy
- Armors are by layers now (so everyone can mod and create their own chapter)
- Resources are linked by chapter (so everyone can mod and create their own chapter)
warning sideoperations mission 8 is WIP (so if you get there hold the horses)


Update 16-11-2018
- behemont recover fix
- nerfed nurglespit
- tyranid now spit
- helmet´s for missions to come
- cyclone mortar buff
- New geoscape sprites
warning sideoperations mission 7 is WIP (so if you get there hold the horses)

Update 31-10-2018
- New Enemy

Update 17-10-2018
- Fix on craft addon research
- Other Fixes

Update 28-9-2018
- Marines Corpses no longer recover (legacy mechanic for dread)
- List order for corpse and live
- New Base Tiles
- New Base defense Mechanic

Update 19-9-2018
- 2 new Dreadnought Armors
- Distinct UI sprites For All Dreadnought  Armors
- Small fixes
- Major fix on Master Crafted Plasma Cannon
- Major fix on Terror map generation script

Update 14-9-2018
- Strategic choices (now enforced)
- Thunderhawk Variant´s for the Strategic choices
- Map fixes
- Small fixes

Update 07-9-2018
- More assistance UFOPEDIA(with FAQ)
- Tank units spawns with OCXE+ new system
- Support Stromtalon now get´s all wrecked in missions( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyYiWOlm1s0&t=1s )
- New facility for training

Update 24-8-2018
- Orks race
- No one hand penalty for terminator weapons
- Eldar granades
- Small fixes

Update 14-8-2018
- Fix Craft weapon disable color
- Fix war map won´t spawn Transport thunderhawk
- Fix all Drawing routing 10 to 0
- Fix dreadnought useless soldier armor 0
- HandInv now more up
- Fix predator paperdool
- Shorter ufopedia text when needed

Update 10-8-2018
-1 New Craft weapon
-1 New Craft Systems
-Platform corpse fixes
-Statstring correct
-New base generic banner replacing ultra (for guard and other chapters)

Update 27-7-2018
-5 New Craft Systems
-Minor fixes
-Nerfed Craftweapons acc for systems balance

Update 24-7-2018
-New Craft (Stormraven)
-New Facility (corridor)
-Ranks for adeptas seroritas
-Ranks for guard (basic 4 ranks guardop mod)
-fix ruins bug map
-Some Ufopedia facility text
-Chimera on Urban Maps
-Tractor on refinery maps
-Small fixes on some MCD

Fix 16-07-2018
- Valkyrie Map
- Land speeder map (sound on top)
- Belt expanded, now can carry´s knif´s

Update 13-07-2018
- Thunderhawk
- Thunderhawk transport
- Small fixes ( sniper dosen´t damage tiles/ armor animation)
- remove dreadnought promotions by manufacture (now done in soldier panel)

Update 29-06-2018
- Eldar (new unit´s/weapons/map)
- Chaos Armor values now same as marine (hope balance works)
- Sonic Cannon
- Several Fixes

Fix 07-06-2018
- New Facility (forge required to produce adamantium)
- Several Small Fixes

Fix 18-05-2018
- Several Small Fixes

Update 24-05-2018
- Special scan for techmarine armor
- Merged maps from terrainpack and made a new one
- New Inv´s
- Bike Ammo and other bike related
- New chaos Craft
- New Border´s
- More Globe Markers
- 2x2 unit preview
- Lot´s of smal fixes

Update 11-05-2018
- Realist chaos Craft interiors on all craft
- Hunter killer system (escort for supply and sentry for bases)
- Mortar now special weapon
- Rebalance for all craft
- More Globe Markers

Fix 3-05-2018
- Corrected Strings on Chaos craft
- New Chaos craft
- Melta gun now do melta damage
- Critical mission 5 spawn correction

Fix 28-04-2018
- nerf Chaos Dred missel
- corrected Strings
- Help section on codex
- Minor Fixes (sentinel sound, Joan Sprite)
- Critical Refinery and airport mapscript correction

update 24-04-2018
- Chaos guard sentinel
- hellfire rockets now objects
- Several Fixes

update 18-04-2018
- Sprite Correction on several units
- % on ufopedia Correction
- item categories for weapons
- New Pilot´s Armor (useless yet)
- Ufopedia corrected
- Small fixes´s all around
« Last Edit: April 12, 2019, 11:27:15 pm by ohartenstein23 »