Following the Pre-Release last week comes the final UT3 mod version. Thank you all for the provided feedback! Our fate now lies in the hands of the contest jury. May the best game win! The next step is to port The Haunted over to UDK, release a standalone demo and evolve this game into a commercial download title.
Major changes of V3 include
-New Map 'The Excavation'
-Extended melee system, enemies can be knocked over, stunned etc. and finished off
-New and improved animations like mantling over obstacles
-Improved ragdoll behaviour with more weight
-3 new types of explosives
-Various balancing tweaks
-Various Hud tweaks
-Various new and improved effects
Improvements from the pre-release
-New lighting, music and tweaks for "The Excavation"
-Fixed being able to rotate the character during finishing moves
-Fixed soulstone direction indicator showing for creatures, demons and spectators
-Various other tweaks and fixes
The People who worked on v3.0
Michael 'Hegi' Hegemann: Game Director, Artist, Programmer and Jack of all trades
Gerhard 'Schlauchi' Weihrauch: Game and Level Designer
Tomas 'Drevlin' Lidström: Environment and Lighting Artist
Jack Menhorn: Music Composer
Josh 'Vertigo' Stoker: Assistant Animator
Viktor 'CDS' Lidäng: Assistant Environment Artist
Many thanks to all betatesters and people who supported us. And again, thanks to all here on ModDb who keep playing and supporting the game. And of course, everyone is invited to our IRC channel:
#HauntedGame at QuakeNet
See you in hell 2010. The Witchhammer will be back!