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This month we dropped a whole bunch of new content for Murderous Pursuits... from new game modes to our much-requested target lock system!

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Hello!

For all of you new to the game, Murderous Pursuits is a 1-8 player stealth-em-up in which you must hunt and kill your quarry before your hunters do the same to you, all while avoiding witnesses.

Want to fill the empty space in your heart where Assassins Creed multiplayer used to be? Well then.. this game is for you.

Below gives you an idea of what content went into our June update!


Grab your weapons and brace yourselves, our third update has landed! From an additional game mode to a brand new perks system, Update 3 provides you with an even fuller Murderous Pursuits experience and more ways to impress Mr. X.

PATCH NOTES 1.3.0

FEATURES

Chrono Capacitor Level
Deep down in the Brittanic's underbelly is the Chrono Capacitor, the technological marvel that allows the ship to travel through time itself. What better spot for some murderous fun?

It's electrifyin'!

Free-For-All game mode
Mr X has grown weary of simply giving you one quarry to kill to satisfy his bloodlust, but be cautious as everyone else now also has their eye on you... Free-For-All mode makes all players in the game a valid target!

New Game-mode!

Target Lock
You asked for it, you got it! Lock on to other players from distance or in a crowd using the right mouse button, so your killing blow no longer finds an unwanted target.

Target Lock

Perks System
Perks will passively alter how your game plays, from always spawning with a 5 favor weapon to respawning as a random character whenever you are killed.

Disrupt Ability
Scramble the HUD of nearby players so they won't see you coming with this devilishly delightful new ability.

Disrupt Ability

New Model Swaps
Introducing the Soothsayer and Moujik on board H.M.C.S. Brittanic to enjoy the sights and sounds only a humungeous time traveling flying ship can provide. Well... until you murder them, of course.

New Characters


CHANGES

Abilities

  • Disguise: Activating no longer fully decreases the player's Exposure.
  • Disguise: Whenever a Hunter uses Disguise, their Quarry's ‘Hunter Near’ HUD indicator changes to a 'Disguised' version.
  • Disguise: Cooldown increased from 45 seconds to 60 seconds.
  • Reveal: Cooldown reduced from 60 seconds to 45 seconds.


XP and Achievements

  • Players can unlock new items, increase XP and unlock achievements in Custom Games.
  • Custom Games can be made public to all players.
  • Set player level cap to 250
  • Reduced XP required for first level from 12000 to 6000
  • Reduced the max XP per level required from 50000 to 20000
  • Increased position XP rewards by 1000
  • Set first game of the day bonus to 3000
  • Set consecutive match reward to 3000


BUG FIXES

  • Fixed Humiliation occasionally not being able to be used on a killed Quarry.
  • Fixed online games not being created when connection to a dedicated server failed.
  • Fixed players being able to connect to different versions of the game.
  • Fixed NPCs not applying the same character/skin combination as players.
  • Fixed Humiliation not deactivating Disguise.
  • Fixed Price win taunt clipping with coat prop on Backstage.
  • Fixed Brute win taunt clipping with the stage on Music Hall.
  • Fixed party members being able to join different games via the Steam server browser.
  • Fixed bot win taunts not being synchronised between all players.
  • Fixed being able to attack players after the game had ended.
  • Fixed Party invites causing brief period of unresponsiveness.
  • Fixed some localisation issues.
  • Fixed mouse cursor not appearing when being kicked back to the lobby.
  • Fixed XP bar not showing divisions every 1000 points.
  • Fixed missing audio on UI button clicks.
  • Fixed outdated images being present in How to Play.
  • Fixed wrong font being used on the Main Menu and How to Play screens.
  • Fixed position of 'Start Game' button not being aligned correctly.
  • Fixed scroll bar not appearing correctly on Player Stats screen.

If you would like to know more about the game, join our Discord page:

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- Blazing Griffin Team

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