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5 comments by jeffr on Nov 27th, 2014

Here is the latest in our new Overgrowth alpha format! David himself took some time to illustrate the traditional changelog in video form.

Don't forget that you can help support us, try out our alphas (such as the one in the video), and chat with other preorderers in the Secret Preorder Forum by preordering Overgrowth.


Be sure to watch it in HD!

The features highlighted in the above video are as follows (among some extra ones thrown in for good measure):

- AI scripts are more optimized to support more simultaneous characters
- Ragdoll physics are more accurate and more efficient
- Moved all inverse kinematics and local physics animation from engine to script
- Improved chase AI
- No disqualification for arena overkill
- Updated weapon attachments for challenges since AI no longer grabs weapons in patrol
- Increased enemy sight distance
- Cat movement is much quieter
- Improved animation retargeting
- Changed unconscious ragdolls to be more limp
- Characters drop combat stance when enemy is unseen or otherwise not a threat
- Character loading works even if simplification fails
- Enemies are alerted by collision
- Debug keys can be toggled in settings
- Improved leg IK to handle foot orientation and hip movement
- Improved tail physics and tail collision with world geometry
- Calibrated eye morphs so they can look at precise points in space
- improved ear physics, ear collision, and idle ear rotation
- better gravity on roll animation
- new walk and sneak animations
- fixed Mac text rendering
- improved vertex bone weights for all characters
- breathing animation
- new idle behavior and weight shifting
- Added seamless cubemap toggle (to fix visible lines on some GPUs)
- Softened wolf fur normals

Thanks as always for all the support! See you guys in IRC and the forums.

Also, feel free to support us by preordering Overgrowth!

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Overgrowth Main Theme

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Music for the upcoming sequel to Lugaru: The Rabbit's Foot.

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haukkumakkara1989
haukkumakkara1989 May 8 2009, 1:51pm says:

Holy **** that's beutiful staff! i've seen many games made by big company's which cannot be match to this. tracking and waiting......

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Hakkon
Hakkon May 7 2009, 2:55pm says:

looks better than most of games... tracking

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Holodoctor
Holodoctor May 6 2009, 6:12pm says:

Awesome, especially the linux support and the multiplayer mode.

So how similar is overgrowth to lugaru? I always kind of disliked the rabbit.
The gameplay was great.

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jeffr Creator
jeffr May 6 2009, 11:49pm replied:

The rabbit is coming back. :)

+1 vote   reply to comment
CptKaboose
CptKaboose May 5 2009, 6:27pm says:

Brilliant!

+1 vote     reply to comment
Kozmoman
Kozmoman May 5 2009, 7:24am says:

Loooks awesomee!

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Aimforthehead
Aimforthehead May 3 2009, 11:46pm says:

Beautiful, will we be able to make mods out of this game using the editor and such?

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jeffr Creator
jeffr May 4 2009, 6:24am replied:

Absolutely, mods are one of our highest priorities.

+1 vote   reply to comment
jpm313
jpm313 May 2 2009, 4:37pm says:

so its a game about a man made out of cylinders and spheres that goes around doing flips over castles in slow motion?

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jeffr Creator
jeffr May 3 2009, 2:50am replied:

Nah, it's a ninja rabbit fighting game in alpha stages. We're making progress fast though ;)

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DOLBYdigital
DOLBYdigital May 7 2009, 10:12pm replied:

I'm sorry but I cannot stop laughing at this priceless exchange. Hilarious question with a perfectly calm and cool answer. I'm a little goofy and easy to please, especially when ninja rabbits are involved ;)

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