Two Weeks in Veloren 222

4 minute read02 December 2023

Authored by Christof

These weeks, we look at cliff towns and crab animations.

- Christof, TWiV editor

Contributor Work

Thanks to last two weeks' contributors @Isse, @crabman, @floppy, @Qsto, @zesterer.

The merged work includes vehicle mounting fixes, precision balancing, troll cave and camp sites, clifftowns, new entity interaction commands, a fix for loot protection with curious potions, a modular component trading fix, the Phoenix reworkšŸ”„, and CI fixes.

Ongoing (unmerged) work is happening on dwarven mines, modular character states, an event system rework, loot table fixes, charm animations, sword parrying, spot to site conversion, curious potion file rename, improved walking animations, more potions, world boss behavior fixes, terracotta ruins, mage tower, vampire castle and crab animationšŸ¦€.

We met in #Working last week, see the chat for details. Development meetings are announced in #town-hall and ping @DevPingSquad, self-subscribe here.

This developer blog is based on information collected by @Christof and on the links and text posted to #blog-content, game contributors are always invited to post updates there.

Cliff towns moved to mesa biomes

Attack types are now separated from body

Crab animation

Different sizes

And improved walking animation

Development news

A single player was able to collect more loot than intended if they use the curious potion to shape-shift. This is now fixed, but if you want to read the details go to the discord thread.

Taverns are unintentionally dug into the ground

@Horblegorble updated all entity pages and their drop tables in the Wiki. Thanks to them!

@Uniior created a garlic model

More dangerous Frost Gigas

The new entity interaction commands in action

Player vs player tournament

A player vs player tournament took place in high ground

The location

Look for future event announcements in the #events channel.

Collected impressions from the game

Bridge over peaceful water. See you next time!