Every week, we scour the web for all issues indie MMO-related, so that you don’t need to. This week, Zenith is about to offer gamers a brand new beginning expertise, BitCraft shares greater than only a image, and Chimeraland continues to supervisor server density. And though I didn’t point out it for every particular recreation, it seems that a number of builders have declared November as Clear Up Our Discord Month, so you’ll want to verify in in your favourite channels to see if there are any adjustments.There’s loads of different stuff happening as nicely, so let’s stop losing time and get began with this week’s Indie MMO Highlight.
This weekly Dev replace posted on the Phanxgames Discord mentions that the Phanxgiving Patch shall be coming to Aether Story quickly. Work is being performed on the brand new class and expertise system, and with the addition of two new crew members, the intro revamp and extra world map options are getting some consideration.
A brand new Twitter (the place is your blue checkmark Clockwork Labs?) vignette teases certainly one of my favourite survival actions – mining. There was additionally a brand new Letter from the Producer posted to the Clockwork Labs Medium web page that offers some information on an upcoming playtest for the pre-alpha replace 8.
Simply preserve chipping away. pic.twitter.com/AvpyxWsm5h
— BitCraft (@BitCraftOnline) November 8, 2022
Replace 0.22.5 went dwell on Tuesday. The replace included some tweaks to automobiles (boats and trains) in addition to a protracted checklist of bug fixes.
Minor bugfix patch (4.22.1) was pushed to the servers on Monday. And after some profitable introductory tournaments for the Inter-Server Event League, the league schedule has been added to the sector.
The most recent Chimeraland replace was launched on Thursday. Whereas the patch added some new content material, it additionally introduced extra server merges to additional consolidate the playerbase because the post-launch server populations proceed to say no.
With the Chapter 2 replace delayed, the Cinderstone devs posted a brand new devblog to spotlight what they’re engaged on. The checklist of enhancements embody new character motion, new monsters, and an up to date dungeon boss assault system.
Patch 2.4.0 was launched this week, bringing a plethora of bugfixes. The patch additionally introduced again the Hunter Imaginative and prescient perk. The perk nonetheless isn’t working as supposed and was shortly disabled as soon as once more because of potential exploits.
With the new replace (1.0.31) that went dwell on Wednesday, gamers will now be capable to discover the open sea of their very personal sail boat.
Replace V31 shall be launched on Monday, November 14th. Together with some new cosmetics and bugfixes, the patch will even embody the groundwork for the Elethor Christmas Occasion that begins on November twenty fourth.
Baker Server Struggle 26 started on Wednesday. You will discover the beginning circumstances right here.
Chapter 11 of the Council of Elysium will stream dwell on the gamigogames Twitch channel November 18th at 3pm EST. You may submit your questions on the #council-11-questsions channel within the Fractured On-line Discord.
Weekly Replace 341 is dwell. The replace added an extra Valley of Demise Event to every server, added in some improved wildlife fashions, and carried out a protracted checklist fo QoL and bug fixes.
We had been handled to a dose of Profane lore this week. The Twitter thread tells the story of An’tsieki and his seek for the Temple of Acceptance.
The temple was mentioned to be a fable, a story created to drive hope and alter within the hearts of the repentant.Each report and hearsay of sightings at all times got here from tales that made little to no sense, and there have been so few of those tales. pic.twitter.com/3coIlLF9Ok
— Profane MMORPG (@ProfaneMMO) November 10, 2022
Developer Dazzle Rocks had teased an enormous reveal a number of weeks in the past, and this week we lastly acquired to see it. Challenge X is now formally know as Tremendous Spatial. Greater than that, Tremendous Spatial is now in Open Beta, so anybody who was nonetheless ready for a code to play can be a part of up instantly.
Growth Log #360 is all about rising faction rep with the brand new headquarters improve contract. Properly, that and all of the stuff that Nick is engaged on.
The Ravendawn crew has been onerous at work since holding their profitable Closed Beta a number of weeks in the past. You may learn all about it in Deveoper Replace #22.
In case you didn’t get to take part within the October playtest, you’ll be able to see some highlights within the Playtest Aftermovie that was posted this week.
Starkeepers’ November Growth Replace (#5) was posted this week. The submit shares some background on a number of of the devs and in addition covers how the crew feels Starkeepers will match into the MMO market and what they assume makes it distinctive.
After a few weeks stuffed with bugs and hotfixes, the Otter crew believes they’ve resolved all (hopefully) of the current points. A current submit from Damon outlines what was happening, and Sara adopted that up with a submit masking compensation for everybody’s troubles.
RamenVR introduced a brand new Discord Referral Program this week. In different Zenith information, Legends Untold, the second main patch for Zenith because it launched, will go dwell on November seventeenth. The patch notes are full of recent options like pets, creature catching and new dungeons. Included within the patch notes is a new roadmap that features the Cyberninja, participant housing, and a minimum of two different undisclosed options.