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Frederik Schreiber  [developer] Apr 3 @ 10:54am
Rise of the Triad v1.4 & the DOOMSTICK are now LIVE!
It’s FINALLY Here!

Rise of the Triad v1.4 featuring the DOOMSTICK!

We’ve been hard at work thanks to all the fan feedback, requests and our own insane ideas! And now we're proud to release ROTT 2013 v1.4! This update not only includes a ton of new changes, tweaks, optimizations, features, cheats and achievements - but also includes a brand new weapon. The DOOMSTICK! A semi-automatic Ludicrous shotgun from Hell!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4HlDdqzhwl0

BUT WE'RE NOT DONE. This update also includes 6 new community maps bringing the grand total of maps in the game to 21! BLACKJACK, BABY!

What are you waiting for? Get in there, and get Ludicrous!

Changelog (Subject to change)

* DOOMSTICK shotgun added to single player campaign and multiplayer maps
-Pickup VOs added for all HUNT team members

* 6 new community maps added to base game
- Danger Canyon (DM)
- Spry (DM)
- Tepidus (DM/TDM)
- Templus (DM/TDM/CTF)
- Virgus (DM/TDM)
- The RoTTest Yard (DM)

* New and optimized particle effects added for all weapons and explosions
- Pistols
- MP40
- Bazooka
- D.R.U.N.K Missile
- Firebomb
- Flamewall
- Heatseeker
- Splitmissile
- Dark Staff
- Excalibat
- DOOMStick

* New and optimized blood effects added (Ludicrous gibs unchanged)

* Removed 17 achievements (they weren't good ones)
-Yolo Swag JK LOL
-You're Amason
-The Feiner Things
-Got Head?
-Fast Food
-Bullet Time I-IV
-The LAW I-IV
-No Payne I-IV

* Added 3 new achievements
- Knife Party
- This is My Doomstick!
- Shop Smart, Shop S Mart
- The game now has 95 working achievements!

*Added 2 new cheats
-BOOMSHAKALAKA (Spawns the doomstick)
-ImGangsta (Toggles gangsta mode)

* Online single player campaign saves will now be cached for use in offline mode
* PhysX now OFF by default
* “Enable PhysX” setting in launcher now stays activated when you select “accept settings”. (derp)
* Clicking “Restart Checkpoint” before the first checkpoint of the level no longer respawns the player with only a pistol.
* Pressing your quickload button while in a loading screen will no longer yield a constant loop of loading .
* Pressing quicksave after pressing resume game, in the main menu, then loading said save while in game, no longer causes the map name to be replaced with garbage.
* Quicksaving on any of the secret levels no longer breaks the level. Quicksaving is disabled on all secret levels.
* (Lo Wang’s) multiplayer one-liners on health and weapon pickups no longer overlap
* The god mode pickup no longer plays the entire singleplayer pickup sound in multiplayer.
* The new Community Maps from 1.3 and 1.4 are now supported by the LDK Dedicated Server tool.
* Big John now has multiplayer VOs (You’re welcome)
* Lo Wang’s mercury mode duration has been fixed.
* Trying to log in with a non-existing account no longer gives the wrong error message
* Error message upon version mistmatch has now been corrected.
* No longer possible to break the kill statistics.
* Armor is no longer disappearing (visually) from HUD when reloading a checkpoint.
* Entering a secret exit will now unlock 100% completion achievement.
* Coin counter added to ESC menu in SP
* Steppin' Razer Achievement kill count increased to 50
* Fixed posthumous firebomb kills now register properly
* Fixed achievements
* Numerous numerous Quick save fixes
* Added 'Ding' + 1995 VO sound when player gets 100% on a level (Best feature)
* All community maps now have the [CM] tag
* Muzzleflash work for the second (left) pistol when dual wielding.
* Fixed El Oscuro phase 2 ragdoll in rare occasions
* E2L5: Quickloading- and Saving no longer breaks Sebastian Krist Boss Battle
* Balistikraft no longer becomes invulnerable to traps after quickload
* Armor/ health % / weapons and level stats are now saved at 3rd checkpoint after starting to play through a map from 2nd checkpoint from overworld
*Various other things we changed, fixed or tweaked that I'm sure you won't notice ^__^
Last edited by El Oshcuro; Apr 3 @ 1:18pm
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(Shadow) Apr 3 @ 10:56am 
Finally.
Goser Apr 3 @ 11:00am 
yehhhaaw! thx devs now go for 1.5 :D
Mushe Apr 3 @ 11:03am 
* Removed 17 achievements > Why was that?


EDIT: There are plans for a 1.5?
Last edited by Mushe; Apr 3 @ 11:03am
4 Itchy Tasty Apr 3 @ 11:05am 
When can we expect this patch for the GOG version?
YAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH
Sc0mBuNNeRRR Apr 3 @ 11:20am 
\m/
lambdist Apr 3 @ 11:22am 
Good gun but looks like it needs some fixes (flying animation for enemies).
Relic Apr 3 @ 11:25am 
No LDK update?
Drakiah Apr 3 @ 11:31am 
Awesome, can't wait to jump right back in and continue my quest for 100%.
Thanks for all the work on this, some developers could learn a thing or two about post-release support from you guys.
Haruka Apr 3 @ 11:36am 
SHOP SMART. SHOP S-MART!
ReLoAdeD91 Apr 3 @ 11:38am 
RESPECT keep the god work
El Oshcuro  [developer] Apr 3 @ 11:48am 
Originally posted by ReLoAdeD91:
RESPECT keep the god work

Hahaha, the GOD work. I'm going to assume that was on purpose!
JimmyJames26 Apr 3 @ 12:17pm 
awesome work guys!
Neil McCauley Apr 3 @ 12:22pm 
Which achievements were removed? PLEASE answer.
One X Apr 3 @ 12:33pm 
So, 1.4 is here, any news on soundtrack?
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