- Latest Update Information -

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Post#11 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:12 pm

October 30, 2013
3.2.5051.1208

NEW
- Summary screen now correctly displays mission failure/success/cancellation.
- Kills now shows up on the summary screen and leaderboard.

FIXES
- Playfield exiting is handled more gracefully.
- The forum would suffer from critical failure during certain situations.
- The secret orb expiration timer would sometimes disappear after grabbing it from a terminal.
- Fixed several miscellaneous exceptions from the reporting system.

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Post#12 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:14 pm

November 12, 2013
3.2.5064.2488

NEW
- Lots of work on a new backend deployment system which will allow for faster features and fixes.
- Statistics are now counted after a user exits out of the client forcefully.
- Preparation and setup for several major upcoming content and feature additions.
- General cleanup and refactoring across all projects.

FIXES
- Fixed an exception when reading the hash table on the updater.
- Problem with music replaying after the client is minimized for an extended period of time.
- Some chat colors would not correctly change when fading in and out.

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Post#13 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:15 pm

December 6, 2013
3.3.5088.15452

Announcement: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=47

NEW
- Automatic backend server deployment system is now active.
- Behind the scenes improvements that optimize the release process.

FIXES
- Significant time spent on general stability and application safety across servers, client, and updating system.
- OS security permissions modified, and are currently being observed.
- Many miscellaneous exceptions have been resolved.

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Post#14 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:15 pm

December 24, 2013
3.3.5106.18979

NEW
- Forum upgraded and renewed, focusing on speed and stabilization.
- Overall website cleaned and updated.

FIXES
- Further work towards all CYPHER applications regarding safety and performance.
- Backend deployment system bugs.

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Post#15 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:16 pm

January 19, 2014
3.3.5133.4213

NEW
- All of the solutions better integrate prerequisite checking.
- Website performance.
- The base now displays a camera in game that shows the current happenings outside.

FIXES
- Security and the Windows User Access Control settings have been completely reworked and should fix non-admin user problems.
- Application and temporary data storage has been improved upon and is properly handled throughout the lifetime of the clients.
- The real-time exception reporting system is fully functional again.

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Post#16 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:17 pm

January 26, 2014
3.3.5139.4019

FIXES
- Fixes several critical issues with the installer.
- Updating and extraction applications were having problems integrating into new storage handling system.
- Configuration files could get corrupted in certain privilege scenarios.

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Post#17 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:17 pm

February 20, 2014
3.4.5164.31072

Announcement: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=70

NEW
- New dynamic installer that allows for better XNA, .NET, and client installation.
- Admin access is no longer needed anymore to enjoy CYPHER.

FIXES
- Permission issues fixed.
- Some players were receiving incorrect version error on network connect, and the updating system would fail.

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Post#18 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:18 pm

March 6, 2014
3.4.5178.41254

NEW
- CYPHER draws and updates significantly faster and smoother.
- Vertical Synchronization (VSync) display option is now available via settings screen to allow for unlimited drawing FPS.

FIXES
- Fixed bug that didn’t allow for players to disconnect from a network game if their connection dropped.
- Fixed a memory leak that could occur on when exiting a map.

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Post#19 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:19 pm

June 13, 2015
3.5.5642.23879

Announcement: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=82&p=241

NEW
- New in-game character leveling system.
- Game-wide spritesheet implementation complete. Approximately 4000 images moved to 18.
- New slim installer and updater applications.
- Total network refactorization.
- Migrated from .NET 4.0 Client Profile to .NET 4.5.1 Framework.
- Content management system redone and sprite drawing optimizations.
- Audio and network libraries updated.
- UI engine rework; screen management included.
- New backend foundation that is shared between all projects resulting in much smaller executables.
- New fonts added, font drawing is much cleaner and displays better.
- New change team interface in the game lobby.
- Rockets added.
- Teleporters added.
- Flare item added.
- Air vents added to all maps.
- Detonator and general bomb fixes.
- Hacking/Secret orb shader work.

FIXES
- Agent reconstruct now more fluid.
- Agent firing while jetpacking/on ladder/in air fixes.
- Minimap drawing bugs.
- All game textures are now sized to powers of 2, fixing problems with older graphics cards.
- Forgot password added to login screen.
- Memory leaks fixed when exiting a game.
- Terminal/Secret progression fixes.
- Disconnect messages correctly displayed on all network screens.
- Full screen switching while in a map could sometimes cause a hang or crash.
- Windows Installer framework missing fix.
- Offline playing randomizes maps.

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Post#20 » Wed Jul 22, 2015 9:20 pm

June 14, 2015
3.5.5643.32338

FIXES
- Agent profile exception fixes.
- Server stability.
- Background screen exception fix.
- Mouse over UI controls fixes.
- Textbox UI fixes.

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