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The latest update has been released: TANK@WAR 1.2.1 Most important changes include the addition of bots, pickup-able powerups and graphical advancements.

Posted by Erelas on Mar 4th, 2013

TANK@WAR update 1.2.1 has arrived!
 
We are happy to announce that TANK@WAR 1.2.1 has been released and has been made available for download!

This update includes the following changes:

  • Added fast tank shadows
  • Added power ups in the world
  • Added option to randomly generate your tank setup
  • Added new vegetation models and textures
  • Added light effects fading over time
  • Added bots, computer controlled tanks
  • Added wind simulation for trees and vegetation
  • Added option to configure decal & particle effects (low, medium & high)
  • Added penalty when changing tank when still alive
  • Added respawn time for tank change
  • Added wind direction to particle effects
  • Improved video options (more intuitive)
  • Improved map load times
  • Improved player join with tank load times
  • Improved textures of a tank platform model
  • Improved coloring and reach of some of the lighting effects
  • Fixed random spawn bug
  • Fixed black screen in Free Hills on some video cards
  • Fixed sound volume on start up & when entering a map
  • Fixed respawn bug in Team Deathmatch
  • Fixed fallback bump map shading when advanced shader is not fully supported
  • Fixed lots of other small bugs
  • Disabled post process effects as it is not fully supported yet

Screenshots:

Inconspicuous tank
Power up crateMrBot8 - 8th most original name, ever
Flying tank scrapsMrBot6 in action

We hope to see you online soon!

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Biscuit-ninja
Biscuit-ninja Mar 5 2013, 3:26am says:

Does this game have to be installed, or is it possible to run it from a sub stick?

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Erelas
Erelas Mar 5 2013, 3:33am replied:

It is possible to run it from any folder/location. So yes It's possible to run it from an USB stick =)

You might want to just unpack the zip download to your usb stick (available on our website: www.tankatwar.com) for a more clean 'install'

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