Crafting Economy Patch – Test Server Patch Notes



We are bringing up the Test Server to test the new Crafting Economy Patch, which introduces changes to the looting and Shard system. If you need help downloading the Test Server client, see our video guide. Please leave your feedback within the Steam Feedback Discussions Thread.

Gameplay
  • General
    • Headshot damage reduced from a 100% bonus to a 50% bonus for all weapons.
    • The shard bonus for killing players has been removed.
    • Weapon damage has been rescaled from 0/10/20/30% to 0/20/40/60% using common damage as a baseline.
    • All players will start with 600 armor.
    • Armor from items has changed from 200/250/300/350 to 60/90/120/150.
    • Chicken timer reduced from 30s to 20s.
    • Chicken speed increased from 90% to 135% of normal speed.
  • Chests
    • Weapons chests will now drop the same loot as normal chests.
    • Disenchant values have been changed from 5/10/15/20 to 3/8/20/40.
    • Chests now have a small chance to drop legendary armor, weapons, or abilities.
      • Chest drop rates have been adjusted. Chests can drop up to 4 items.
      • The rate at which chests drop different amount of items has been adjusted.
    • Potion chests have had their drop rates adjusted.
    • Zeppelin chests can now drop between 2 and 4 items
      • Zeppelin chests can drop legendary armor, weapons, abilities, or armor potions.
      • Zeppelin chests will still always drop a Legendary weapon.
  • Forge
    • Chicken trophies have been removed from the game.
    • The maximum amount of shards you can hold has been reduced from 200 to 120.
    • Forge costs updated
      • Armor Potion cost changed from 30 to 25
      • Health Potion cost changed from 30 to 15
      • Armor cost changed from 60 to 50
      • Ability cost changed from 90 to 60
      • Non-Class Legendary Weapon cost changed from 120 to 80
      • Class Legendary Weapon cost changed from 200 to 120

Known Issues

  • Disenchant Shard values will not reflect the changes introduced in this PTS Patch.