Feb 06

MechWarrior: Living Legends 0.5.5 public open beta is now available for immediate download!

The release addresses a number of issues with the MWLL 0.5.4 release and introduces a few new features as well as the first complete pass of the draft build rules over all currently released vehicles.

MWLL 0.5.5 Changelog

Bug Fixes:
- Harasser hitbox values adjusted for legacy asset size
- Fixed Mk2 “C” being able to fire left arm Arrow IV missile after being destroyed
- fixed “block” font for targeted enemies and build messages

New Features:
- Passive assets no longer receive incoming missile warnings (visual or audible)

Balance Changes:
- Fafnir, Blood Asp base chassis prices increased
- Atlas base chassis price decreased
- Atlas LT/RT damage transfer multiplier decreased to 1.2
- Awesome LT/RT damage transfer multiplier decreased to 1.2
- Decreased Fafnir maximum torso pitch by 10 degrees
- Increased maximum c-bill transfer ceiling/minute to 10,000
- Rescaled ticket values for all assets for ticket-based game modes
- DHS cost now independent of standard HS cost, 1350 per unit
- AC10/UAC10/CUAC10 projectile speed increased from 900m/s to 1100m/s
- AC10/UAC10/CUAC10 primary/secondary damage increased 12%
- CUAC10/CUAC20 heat-per-shot increased by 5%
- NARC rounds-per-ton increased from 4 to 6
- Mgun multiplier increased from 0.3 to 0.7 for all tanks, hovercraft and ‘Mechs
- Blood Asp “Prime” – changed 2x CERMBL to 2x CMPL, removed GECM, decreased armour
- Blood Asp “B” – removed GECM, decreased armour
- Blood Asp “C” – removed 2x CERSBL, decreased armour
- Blood Asp “D” – removed AMS, decreased armour
- Blood Asp “E” – new configuration: 2x CHLL, 2x CHML, 6x CHSL, 22DHS
- Madcat Mk2 “Prime” – decreased armour
- Madcat Mk2 “D” – removed 2x CERSBL, decreased armour, removed 1 DHS and 2 free tons
- Puma “Prime” – removed Crusader pods, replaced with Assault Basic pods on arms for size rule compliance, Flamers moved to chin mounts
- Shadowcat “A” – changed 1x CERMBL to 2x CERSBL to preserve free tonnage, decreased armour
- Shadowcat “C” – removed Barrage pod, replaced with Assault Basic pod for ClanGauss mount for size rule compliance
- Shadowcat “E” – new configuration: 3x CMPL, 1x CHLL 6 DHS, MASC, additional armour
- Thor “C” – changed BAP to BHP and added 1 DHS
- Atlas “C” – removed 2x SRM6, reduced free tons to 3
- Bushwacker “Prime” – removed BAP, reduced free tons to 1
- Bushwacker “A” – changed pods for RAC5 to Assault Basic Pod for size rule compliance
- Catapult “A” – added 1x HS, increased armour
- Catapult “B” – added 1x HS
- Catapult “C” – upgraded BAP to BHP, increased armour
- Fafnir “A” – reduced free tons to 4
- Fafnir “E” – removed all free tons
- Hollander “A” – removed 2 free tons
- Owens “A” – removed Flamer
- Owens “B” – BHP downgraded to BAP
- Owens “C” – removed single HS
- Raven “Prime” – downgraded BHP to BAP
- Raven “C” – removed 1 HS
- Thanatos “D” – decreased armour
- Uziel “Prime” – changed 2x MG to 2x ERSBL
- Uziel “B” – added GECM, reduced armour
- Uziel “C” – changed SSRM6 to SRM6
- Uziel “D” – removed BAP, added GECM
- Uziel “E” – removed free tons
- Warhammer “Prime” – added 1 HS, increased armour
- Warhammer “B” and “C” – decreased armour
- Harasser “Prime” – removed BAP
- Harasser “A” – removed GECM
- Harasser “B” – removed BAP
- Harasser “C” – removed BAP
- Harasser “D” – removed armour, removed BHP, increased HS count to 5
- Harasser “E” – removed 1 free ton
- Hephaestus “Prime” – added 2 DHS
- Hephaestus “A” – increased armour
- Hephaestus “B” – increased armour
- Hephaestus “C” – decreased armour, downgraded BHP > BAP
- Oro “B” – added armour
- Oro “E” – reduced armour
- Demolisher “C” – removed 2 free tons
- Sparrowhawk “Prime” – increased armour
- Sparrowhawk “C” – removed 1 free ton
- Shiva “A” – variant refactored to 2x ERPPC, 2x HeavyGauss, 4 DHS, BHP, 4 tons free

Known Issues:
- AC10/UAC10/CUAC10 exceeds stated range slightly (present in 0.5.4)
- Mech torso twist and pitch and tank turret sounds do not play (present in 0.5.4)

Use the auto-updater included with your MWLL Launcher to automatically update your build to the latest release.

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One Response to “Release Announcement: MechWarrior: Living Legends 0.5.5 Public Open Beta”

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