Console Release - Torn Banner is partnering with Activision and Mercenary Technology to bring Chivalry: Medieval Warfare to both Xbox 360 and Playstation 3
Mac and Linux support is in the works!
8 new team objective maps since launch - 5 of which were created in the Fortification Map Contest which featured over $25,000 in cash and prizes for the content creators.
Steam Workshop functionality added to support custom maps and mods along with a curated item workshop for user generated cosmetic items such as helmets and swords.
Arms & Armor - Torn Banner partnered with Polycount to bring the videogame art community a Steam Workshop 3D Videogame Art Contest for Chivalry Medieval Warfare. Entrants had 6 weeks to create custom weapon and helmets skins, 12 of which will be incorporated into the full release of the game! The winners are also being announced today!
Maps Fortification Map Contest winning maps added to the game!
Belmez, Castle Assault, Cove, Drunken Bazaar, and King's Garden are now part of the game!
NEW Map - details
Hud and Scoreboard indication pass
HUD tweaks. Removed some side objectives.(Build a bridge by standing here for 5 seconds.)
Lighting/atmosphere pass on giving drunken bazaar its own character
Moved assets from drunken bazaar map files to art package.
Created custom mesh for the rivers/waterfalls. Modified the particles around the waterfalls.
Added grates to the pool you poison so the water is now coming from and going to somewhere.
Reworked the Library Area. Arranged Book Shelves on two floors, in two clusters per floor, allowing for easier defense.
Removed a few unnecessary side items
Improved HUD indication with progress bars
Various Collision fixes
Raised path nodes to prevent peasants from spawning under landscape
HUD overhaul with localization setup
Removed Drunk shader on Objective complete. It now only impacts players in the water
Kismet clean up
Added in merchants in the stalls.
Put light sources and brighter lights in stalls.
A lot of lighting stuff and adding light sources to the palace.
Reworked foliage in gardens in palace and the grass material therein.
Put some floors in some houses.
Fixed normals on desert oasis houses
Killing peasants in Drunken Bazaar won't be counted as a TK
Added torches past the burnable wagons.
Setup rear spawn area further from the king.
Replaced King spawn walls with new one.
Castle Assault art split off to art sublevel.
Setting filtering on decals.
Decal filtering, lightmap settings, tweaked fog, added dark landscape layer for under the river so it looks like it's actually under water, set palm trees to dynamic lighting
Made the river unlit
Put in a skylight
Added lights in Castle Assault bridge area
Split path before King OBJ
Removed full scene dynamic lighting, adjusted some lightmap resolutions.
Relit floors one and two of the palace, added in light sources too.
Sped up ram animation a bit.
Covered a minor hole in the landscape (cliff mesh floating a bit).
Added in bounce lights
Added in some artwork on the wall in the palace.
A couple meshes slightly moved/swapped.
Fixed collision entering palace and off of mason first spawn
Blocked off second floor windows to prevent archers shooting down on the ram when it's at the gate, the backside is still open.
Added mid ground large scale blockers to first area.
HUD/Localization setup. Barricades added after ram. Spawn exit improvements. Minor props added for cover/variance at end of push.
Cove art moved to cove_art.
Changed sky and water. Slight lighting change.
Modified grass, had to recreate it moving the level to internal repository
Tweaked cathedral lighting. Modified cathedral arched door meshes. Some material swapping in the cathedral so all ceilings now don’t use wall materials. Arted the cannons and gave them a cannon particle.
Removed toggleable point lights, were causing a slight build crash.
Added sound to door destruction on battering ram into church
Made cove ram wheel's spin faster so they slide less.
Toggle off the fire and dynamic lights after 16 seconds when you burn the libraries.
Set phys mats on all materials in civ-cove.
Fixed instances of players falling through the map
Fixed cove door collision
Deleted duplicate ballistae, lifts rope, and ammo boxes
Added and tweaked Objective Points
Added a marker to the optional door in the Cathedral.
Set Torches to distance based HUD to reduce marker clutter.
Fixed broken indication on the alter.
Removed a campy archer spot by the Cathedral door.
Removed exploit locations.
Reduced torches needed to burn down archer towers.
It is now required to complete all of the Cathedral objectives for victory.
Added forward spawn option to skip boat segment.
Cleaned up the swamp paths, added visual blockers and path dividers.
Added Cover to the swamp area.
Replaced Left swamp path with a bridge to vary the area a bit.
Added a Hut for Cover on the right Path.
Added Ramp collision to the spawn boats.
Added a structure + trees to the end of the pushable path to provide cover, and add a flanking option.
HUD/Scoreboard integration and Localization strings.
Belmez Switched non gameplay matinee to client side.
Replaced a few static interp actors with static meshes, swapped all the decalmovableactors for decalactors, changed interpactor sky to static mesh.
Had to recreate the landscape, original painting intact but foliage layers lost, he water line is now mud instead of there being grass underwater.
Optimization tweaks, lighting settings, phys assets, changing dynamic actor types that aren't dynamic to static actor classes.
Added indication when one puts out a fire
hefty lighting revamp in the whole of the keep, a lot of the first wall.
Redid the wall material with vertex paint and object radius scaling so the texels should all be the same size.
Raised some swamp paths that were a little too sunken.
Added fill lights in forest around the corpse tree.
Added destruction particle effects on cart+gate.
Added footstep sounds
Increased Greatsword slash windup from 0.5 to 0.55
Increased Greatsword overhead windup from 0.5 to 0.575
Increased Brandistock slash windup from 0.5 to 0.6
Increase chase mechanic boost to speed by 10%
Messer OH windup slowed 0.55 to 0.6
Messer OH damage increased from 90 to 95
Messer OH damage type changed to cut from chop
Broadsword stab windup increased from 0.45 to 0.5
Broadsword OH windup increased from 0.4 to 0.45
Light crossbow damage decreased to 80 from 98
Warbow dmg from 105 to 90
Warhammer OH dmg from 80 to 82
Warhammer stab dmg from 35 to 40
New Listen Servers
Added Message of the Day functionality for dedicated servers
The Polycount Arms & Armor contest for Chivalry has come to a close! Over the past 6 weeks 3d artists from all over the world have been competing to create weapons and helmets for your favorite Chivalry characters. Check out all these phenomenal submissions, and be sure to vote for your favorites on the steam workshop to help us decide which ones we should put in the game!