Hello Black Mesa mates,
We have pushed a construct to public-beta on Steam. This is our candidate for our launch out of Early Access! If you have an interest in serving to us check, we’d drastically respect it. You can discover directions on the right way to decide into the beta right here:
Most importantly, game breakers. We clearly need the 1.Zero expertise to be as easy and pleasing as attainable, so should you discover any crashes or development blockers, please tell us so we will repair it. The game has been very secure throughout our inner testing, however we have to check on a wider set of gamers and machines.
We are additionally in search of problem spikes. Throughout all of earthbound we rebuilt fight areas and upgraded the AI of the HECU and Vortigaunts. We assume this dramatically improves the fight within the game. Let us know what you assume, and tell us if there’s a part that feels too onerous.
In addition to redesigning the fight areas, we took time to ensure the participant path is as clear as attainable. Let us know should you discover any a part of the game unclear. We nonetheless have some sections of the game that make you cease and assume, however we made an enormous effort to maintain the participant’s momentum up all through the game.
Lastly, we want assist testing the achievements. We now have 50 complete achievements, so you probably have hassle finishing one, tell us on the Steam boards or Discord.
As you’d anticipate with any 1.Zero launch, we labored to have probably the most secure and full game attainable. We assume the principle game is strong, however we do have one other patch on the way in which to repair what’s discovered within the beta, and to complete off the brand new game consumer interface. Here are some fast notes on what you may discover damaged within the game:
-The new UI can’t launch MP hear servers
-Workshop part of recent UI shouldn’t be working
-The Xen maps don’t show the right chapter title for save information
-The godray setting won’t save within the settings menu
-The new UI sometimes glints
-Manual saves present a screenshot of the UI, not the game
-The developer console wants some polish
-Searching for games on-line takes too lengthy
-Other misc UI errors
If you could use the previous UI for any motive, launch the game with -oldgameui.
Besides that, we don’t anticipate a lot incorrect with the game. As all the time, we wish to hear about the whole lot you discover, however we will likely be specializing in the problems listed within the part above for 1.0.
We will likely be again quickly with a MASSIVE change checklist that particulars the whole thing of the 1.Zero replace!
Thank you, and have a really secure and productive day.