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In this video, David shows off the new wolf tail physics and character placer, among other features.

Posted by jeffr on Nov 23rd, 2010

We are trying out a new weekly 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 weekly 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):

- Can place multiple characters with the spawner
- XML files for attack, reaction, and characters
- Different effects for knockout and death
- Fixed shadow map problem reported by Silverfish
- New retargeting file
- Fix for unnecessary DDS recalculation in deployment build
- New wolf tail physics
- New alternate idle animations

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

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_glicerart_ Nov 23 2010 says:

Nice. Loving the changes between alpha versions :D

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Kalenov Nov 23 2010 says:

God, I'm -still- torn between preordering this or NS2, just to get access to the engines!

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lukaluka94 Nov 23 2010 replied:

Well I would recommend this one.

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Shoelip Nov 23 2010 replied:

I got both together in a bundle.

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DKR1138 Nov 23 2010 replied:

same, that was a great investment.

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Torabi Nov 23 2010 replied:

I have to agree on that one!

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Paxton Nov 23 2010 replied:

When'd I miss that? ; o;

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ANtY93 Nov 23 2010 replied:

What is NS2?

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NostalJee Nov 23 2010 replied:

Natural Selection 2

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XenuXemu Nov 24 2010 replied:

Why would someone get voted down for a perfectly legitimate question?

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jeffr Author
jeffr Nov 23 2010 replied:

Why not both? :)

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TheInsider Nov 23 2010 says:

This is starting to look seriously awesome. Shame i missed the Overgrowth+NS2 combo preorder :(.

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InvertedVantage Nov 23 2010 says:

I must say, I am very impressed.

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eXeC64 Nov 23 2010 says:

Still waiting for linux support before I pre-order :(

Other than that, awesome work.

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jeffr Author
jeffr Nov 23 2010 replied:

Stay tuned :)

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Elementalist Nov 23 2010 says:

Wow. That was ridiculously insanely awesome. I too am sad I missed the bundle.

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billyboob Nov 23 2010 replied:

Yes same here. Will snap it up if offered again.

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Bird_of_Prey Nov 23 2010 says:

Another great video. Starting to look more and more playable.

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Daystranger Nov 23 2010 says:

Now add some stealth takedowns like in original and i'm sold. ;)

Great job! Its starting to shape into real game instead of engine test.

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Kamikazi[Uk] Nov 23 2010 says:

Awesome stuff :D

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Dušek Nov 24 2010 says:



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TheGameSquid Nov 26 2010 says:

The Wolf seems to pack a SERIOUS punch :)

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