Zero-K is a FREE, multi-platform, open source Real Time Strategy game, which aims to be a dynamic, action-packed, hassle-free experience, full of clever strategies and constantly moving combat. Includes an epic scale, realistic projectile and unit physics, terraforming terrain and hundreds of unique and interesting units.

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Some long-awaited balance changes in this one - whether they work as intended remains to be seen ;)

Posted by Saktoth on May 20th, 2012

Game

* Team commander ends mode is default ON
* Autoforce waits 75 seconds for missing people (instead of 30) and will not act unless at least two teams have at least one connected player
* Admin muting applies ingame as well as in lobby (but only if mute was applied before game started); individual player mutes to follow

Units

Krow
* Acceleration 0.154 -> 0.08, brake rate 3.75 -> 1.8
* Speed 3.4 -> 3.3
* Reduced bomb count by 5

Sumo
* Cost 1900 -> 2000
* Range 430 -> 400
* Normalized sight distance to weapon range (was too high)

Big Bertha
* Cost 6000 -> 5000
* HP 4200 -> 4800

Goliath
* Normalized sight distance to weapon range (was too high)

Slasher
* Weapon no longer craters

Interface

* Unit selection screen displays unit reload times
* Comm selection screen should no longer appear when spectating
* A warning appears at start of game if lava is enabled

Chicken

* Redid defenses - now they draw from a common pool which fills with PAR and burrow kills
* Base tech penalty for each burrow kill is 40 seconds (from 60)
* White Dragon no longer stomps
* Tweaked aggro coloring in panel

Misc

* Fixed Crabe script errors
* Modified Venom and Crabe map icons

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