We're super excited to announce the new preview release of the Mac version of Obduction! This is the result of a lot of hard work from everyone here for the past few months and we hope you enjoy it. This preview release, and any official release going forward, absolutely requires upgrading to the newest macOS upgrade (10.12.2), released just this morning. This latest macOS upgrade has many performance improvements, updates and more that make Obduction the best it can be. As always, this is a preview release, and sometimes unforeseen issues can appear.
Known issues in this current Mac release: We are investigating a crash that can occur under certain AMD graphics configurations. While we're currently working with all related companies involved to get this issue solved, we are looking for feedback from those who are experiencing this crash. If you do happen to run into this issue, please contact our customer support team with detailed hardware specs at email@example.com.
When reporting this issue, or any other issue to our support team, please include or attach a copy of the system report for your Mac. For detailed information on how to run this report, go to https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203001.
TECHNICAL Many, many fixes for Metal related crashes Fix for the screen scaling factor and related crashes Fix for media playback within the game Fixes for Mac Photo Journal Fix for Image format loading on Mac Fix for the Control settings default change Photos taken in the minecart should be from the correct position now Rotary phone numbers and labels shouldn't be as difficult to read in low resolutions Starting game with CAPS LOCK on results in running when you turn caps lock off Crash linking to Kaptar from Hunrath after having disabled Kaptar beam has been fixed Crash while linking to Kaptar using scrapyard seed machine has been fixed Crash while activating the Soria seed has been fixed Crash when taking the Sorian seed machine to Soria should no longer occur The minecart can no longer be driven around just before teleporting with a seed machine Random crash when linking back to Hunrath for a sphere swap should no longer occur Linking no longer turns the screen red Extruder panel fixes in Maray
ART The player can no longer move the minecart while engaging the seed machine button Particles in the hub should show in the correct size and animate properly Linking should no longer cause the environment to be overly bright Maray should no longer appear overly dark Corrupt colors should no longer appear in Kaptar The letter in the mailbox is no longer black while in node mode Texture improvements all over Hunrath Campfire shadows should show correctly in Epic level graphics settings Water near the bleeder does not load in for a few moments Beam of light can no longer be seen passing through puzzle alley sphere The Kaptar stair swap should now have the seed machine in its correct position Stone seed machine to Farley's vault should no longer clip into itself Fixes for collision in Maray Scrapyard sphere from Maray should now appear with the correct lighting A floating Arai should no longer appear in the hub
SOUND CW should only have one audio track playing during his scenes