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Update of the maps and the game content

Dear players,

Today's update brings you several changes on the map and also in game content.
For the warriors amongst you, the ability to improve armours with magical gems was added.

  • Fixed ability to chop down trees.
  • Moved the Ratman spawn from the Northern Forest Outskirts to the Plains of Silence.
  • Salavesh dungeon spawns were modified.
  • Fortress Hammerfall dungeon spawns were modified as was the map.
  • Mount Letma dungeon spawns were modified as was the map.
  • Some monsters were given magic: mystic swamp horror, mystic grave guard, mummified high priest, and mummified priest.
  • New dungeon was made ready for GM's opening quest: Viridian Needles Lair.
  • The map of the Mount Letma Mountain was altered to decrease shadows and spawn trappings and to eliminate the square look.
  • The armour defensive scaling factor, which determines the difference between the three armour types against weapons, was adjusted.
  • It was made possible to socket magical gemstones into gear of all types, including chest plates, greaves, gloves, boots, and helmets.
  • Antonius Copperhand NPC was given some pants!
  • Brassius Meres NPC was given a quest log.
  • Minor map changes were made to Grugmut's Cave.
  • NPC Lotte Silberstreif was moved.
  • The spelling of elves and dwarves was unified for the website, the scripts and the database.

Have fun!

written by Bloodraven on 27. May 2015 08:26 pm

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New Downloader

Hello,

There is a new version of the launcher for the Illarion Client and other applications for Illarion.

The new version contains the update to Java 8. You don't have to do anything except install the new launcher, once it queries you to download the update. The new version of Java is installed automatically.

The new updater also contains some improvements that make it possible to launch any applications except the client when the computer is not connected to the internet.

This update is also required for the next version of the client that will be released within the next few days.

written by Nitram on 16. May 2015 05:35 pm

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Update: Runewick shining like new

Dear players,

Today's update brings you the new Runewick map! Not only the map but also a lot of script and database adjustments that were needed.

Furthermore, there were a lot of other improvements:

  • Various NPCs were relocated in Galmair's underground.
  • Small map change at the Glittery Mine to keep spawn from getting trapped.
  • The long maze corridors of the Galmair underground have been shrunk.
  • Galmair's Sewer (dungeon) was expanded to spread out spawns.
  • Lamp oil now returns an empty oil bottle when used.
  • Lamp oil bottles are now tradeable with NPCs and trainers give them out in training.
  • Moved Chancellor Statue #3 in Galmair.
  • Fixed Sentry Outpost wall corners so they are no longer passable.
  • Elstree Fairies have been reinstated.
  • A new brewing barrel is available.
  • Two new training NPCs for fishing and glassblowing were added to Runewick.

Have fun!

written by Merung on 12. May 2015 07:36 pm

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Minor client update

Hello,

Today there was another update of the client.

This update contains a couple of fixes for bugs that were reported for the last version. The fixed errors resolve problems that occur during the login into the game.

Have fun in Illarion!

written by Nitram on 27. April 2015 01:10 pm

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Update of the client, the maps and the game content

Hello,

It has been too long since the last update. But that does not mean that we stood idle.

The client got a lot of bug fixes that were reported to Mantis. Also the pathfinding in the client got changed to hopefully do what you expect it to do.

The changes done to the map and the game content as usual has a list:

  • Recipe content in Cistern Dungeons has been replaced.
  • Small ponds are now a water source and buckets and large empty bottles can be used there.
  • Hedge gate added around Galmair teleporter.
  • Guard Bre Southstar of Galmair adjusted to evict monsters beyond the hedge gate.
  • All mines in Galmair and Cadomyr had torch holders added to the walls.
  • Cadomyr's mines were widened some.
  • Range weapons will knock players back before death now.
  • Corpse Bile removed from Galmair Sewer spawn.
  • The halls of the Salavesh dungeon were widened to improve visibilty.
  • Lizard mages and Lizard Priests were given proper weapons preventing them from casting nonstop.
  • A small map adjustment was made in the Lake of Life lizard dungeon.
  • An adjustment was made so pigs no longer fall down the Lake of Life entrance.
  • Pipillo (NPC) was moved under the roof, near the Galmair gates.
  • New characters will port into marketplaces now from Noobia Island. Welcoming NPCs were moved to accommodate this change.
  • Multiple exits from Cistern dungeons have been removed and port in spots are closer to the ladders.
  • Monster magic has been changed to roughly reflect what our player magic class system will be. There are healers, damage dealers, and summoners. Some can teleport but not all. The damage and strength of the magics were also adjusted per level of the monsters.
  • Price of baked potatoes was adjusted.
  • Player will now automatically turn to door when using a key.
  • Spawns for wasps and spider queen on the Plains of Boredom were moved to keep them to the east of the new Syrita Bay Canal.
  • Barrels are not passable anymore.
  • Dyeing cannot produce more cloth than one had before.
  • The messages for coin toss games were corrected.
  • Quests and screenshots are now also shown on the start page.
  • Upon using an NPC, a selection dialog is shown with common conversation options.
  • NPCs won't react on random text anymore.

There are also some changes done to the homepage over the last weeks:

  • Some untranslated texts of the account system were translated.
  • The download page of the website was updated.
  • A Data Privacy Policy was added to the website.

We hope you like this new update. Have fun playing Illarion!

written by Nitram on 24. April 2015 06:06 pm

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