Pirates, Vikings, and Knights II boasts a unique three-team symmetry and a myriad of colorful characters to promote exciting, strategic, and fun gameplay. It features several game modes, each requiring its own special brand of cunning to master. Do battle on a tropical island for control of bountiful treasure. Appease your gods by spilling the blood of your enemies deep within a Mayan temple. Conquer your foes by taking control of precious badlands territory. But most importantly, have FUN!
We have released another Bug Fix/Balance patch. Also included in this patch is Simplified and Traditional Chinese translations. Check this post for a full changelog, the update will automatically download the next time you start PVKII
Posted by Crazytalk on Feb 25th, 2010
The team's been hard at work to bring you scallywags another update! The patch will download automatically the next time you start up PVKII!
In this update, one of our Community members, Bob, has taken the time to translate the mod into both Traditional and Simplified Chinese.
We've also been squashing some bugs and working on balance. Check out the full list of what's been changed this week:
-Fixed the erratic behavior of Territory Capture scores
-Fixed the achievements The Last Crusade, This is Sparta, This is Madness, and Only Got One Stone
-Fixed Chop Chop achievement playing incorrect achieved sound
-Fixed pickup sounds will now play regardless of a taunt and will not stop the taunt (You will hear both sounds)
-Fixed issues with Steam Community support in the new Steam UI Beta
-Fixed the hud hint message panel used by Server Plugins
-Fixed parrot sometimes showing up in both the Captain's hand and on his shoulder
-Fixed chests in a chest capture zone being affected by the keg's explosive force
-Global ban system is now active
-Skirmisher's Keg will now push away and stun Pirate allies caught in its blast
-The longbow, throwing axes, and javelins can only START charging when the wielder is on the ground
-Added to console output the remaining health and armor of the people who slay you as part of the death notice entry
-Added a safe area from lava near the Pirate starting area similar to the other two teams
-Fixed wooden palisades not completely sinking into the lava during sudden death
-Added some lights to some of the darker cave areas
-Significantly reduced the areas where fighting can occur outside the main territory entrances
-Fixed other small bugs
-Increased spear charge special damage slightly
-Decreased Skirmisher's lunge special damage slightly
-Decreased Skirmisher's run speed slightly
-Decreased attack speed of the Skirmisher's cutlass slightly
-Increased Huscarl axe damage slightly
-Increased the push-away force when in a teammate significantly
-Added support for Simplified and Traditional Chinese by Bob
-Updated the French Translation
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