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Major New Feature: Electroplate Armor! Game changing rechargeable shields which offers new ways to protect against long range weaponry! And it looks sweet to boot!

Posted by Drognin on Jul 23rd, 2014

Finally, Electroplates are here, and here are the details.

FEATURES:
- 10 x Levels of Electroplate Armor
- Each level has a Left and Right version
- Complex shapes for the more experienced Robocrafter to figure out how to build with
- Electroplates have 2 'Healths'
- Electroplates health recovers if you can avoid taking damage for 15 seconds
- An alarm will sound when your shield is down
- A single Electroplate will take the full force of a Plasma shell of the same level
- Electroplate shields prevent Plasma and Rail damage from passing through to the Chassis
- Electroplates have very high CPU (equal to 2x SMG of same level) and high Robot Ranking
- Premium membership gives 'Early Access' to these new cubes TODAY!- All other users get access to the Electroplates on Saturday 26th July

In the meantime, EVERYBODY can use this promo code to get FREE Tier1 Electroplates
ELECTRO-5368

OTHER CHANGES:
- Each Tier now has a 'Max CPU', if you build a Robot too large for that Tier, it will push up to the next Tier regardless of what Robot Rank the cubes are on your Robot
- Chinese flag added in Cosmetics cubes
- Pause \ Quit menu added to Practice and Spectator Modes

BUG FIXES:
- Hover Blades no longer flip you upside down when you enter Practice Mode
- Helium Tanks now render properly, they were sometimes invisible
- You can now scroll to see all friends in the list when you have a lot of friends
- Enemies are now colored red again
- Vapour Trails no longer glitch across the screen when you spawn in a multiplayer match
- Tier Gauge now resizes properly when you switch resolution

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