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Alpha 9 plans

I’m planning following major features for Alpha 9: agressive animals (e.g. boars, wolves, bears) early army to fight those animals (e.g. militia hireable from School) warriors morale to prevent rushes (e.g. militia in enemy town is weakened by a factor of … Continue reading

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Alpha 8.2

New Alpha 8.2 has just one critical bugfix. In Alpha 8.1 the game would crash upon warriors death. This has been fixed now. Download links:   Discussion forum: http://www.knightsandmerchants.net/forum/viewforum.php?f=35

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Alpha 8.1

Fixed bugs: + Having selected a neutral unit that is about to be dead (killed) causes a crash + Camera changes height too noticeable on panning across mountains + Camera does not move smoothly when dragging over minimap + Desert … Continue reading

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Alpha 8 is ready!

Alpha 8 is ready!   Change list is quite big: Gameplay mechanics: Rigged Cottages to spawn Blank units Units get trained from Blanks now Wool/Cloth/Recruits removed Warriors take small time to train now Units can be stacked in training queues … Continue reading

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Alpha 7.1

Alpha 7.1 features a dozen of bugfixes and improvements (updated to r4382). Download links: Full list of changes below:

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Alpha 7 is here!

Alpha 7 is finally ready! It took a long time, but the list of improvements is also long: Improved Win/Defeat graphics Reworked terrain to allow for textures 21 new terrain textures Terrain surfaces painting with weights in MapEd Improved and … Continue reading

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Alpha 6.3 bugfixes

Thank you for reporting bugs! Following bugs have been fixed: Crash on startup caused by terrain shaders (“const vec2 poissonDisk[16] = vec2[](“) Fixed Cidermakers and Brewery offsets Crash on ending missions with captured wagons Sorting SP maps by title and … Continue reading

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Alpha 6.2 bugfixes

List of bugfixes in Alpha 6.2: Crash when placing Fishermans near right/bottom edge of the map Crash when entering selected wagon into Camp Selecting Wagon in MapEd caused a crash Builders won’t repair damaged houses Fighting Back mission victory condition … Continue reading

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Alpha 6 is out – shadows and skirmish!

I’m happy to announce that Alpha 6 is out! Alpha 6 features improvements both in graphics and gameplay. Along with usual expansion of graphics content, the game has got quality improvement – dynamic shadows. Gameplay got improved with introduction of skirmish … Continue reading

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Alpha 5

Alpha 5 is ready! New features: Campfires – provide allied troops with food. Any group standing within campfire area of effect does not get hungry. This is helpful for small groups of enemies placed on map to guard passages and … Continue reading

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