Team Fortress 2 Update Released

Discussion in 'Team Fortress 2 Talk' started by, Jul 23, 2015.

  1. L11: Posh Member

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    An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:
    • Changed the Pomson 6000 ÜberCharge and cloak drain effect's distance fall-off
      • Old: Drain 15 ÜberCharge at point blank and scale down to 0 at 1024 HU
      • New: Drain 10 ÜberCharge from 0 to 512 HU and scale down to 0 at 1536 HU
    • Added Arms Race 1 and Arms Race 2 community event medals
    • Fixed a bug related to using incorrect particle effects
    • Fixed the Scorch Shot flares pushing teammates
    • Fixed being able to carry the flag with the Rocket/Sticky Jumpers
    • Fixed Sentries shooting over the head of Spies using the Box Trot taunt
    • Fixed tf_bot_join_after_player preventing the bots from joining a team after the player joins team Spectator
    • Fixed missing secondary attack animations for the Short Circuit
    • Fixed the Contracts button on the main menu not being disabled when there are no contracts
    • Fixed an exploit related to coaching and the 'autoteam' command
    • Fixed Mann vs. Machine maps not resetting properly after a successful vote to change the challenge
    • Fixed Stat Clock models not cloaking with the Spy
    • Fixed a case where buildings would not go active if they were sapped while being built
    • Fixed a display bug that made it look like players had received multiple copies of the same item
    • Fixed a regression with the tournament spectator GUI that broke custom HUDs
    • Fixed showing "cannot be listed on the Steam Community Market for one week" on listings in the Steam Community Market when that is no longer the case
    • Fixed a rare client crash when turning in Contracts
    • Updated the Spy Contract objective for destroying buildings to work with the Ap-Sap, the Red-Tape Recorder, and the Snack Attack
    • Updated Mann Co. Store prices for foreign currencies to current USD equivalents
    • Updated the localization files
    • Maps Workshop Beta
      • Improved handling of recently changed workshop maps
      • Fixed a case where servers would fail to load maps that had been updated since the last server restart
      • Fixed a case were clients would not check for new versions when connecting to a workshop server
      • Improved server console output when waiting on map downloads during level change
      • Fixed a case where subscribing to maps while the game was running could result in failure to load the map
      • Fixed a case where joining a server running a workshop map would first wait for all subscribed maps to finish downloading before attempting to download the map at hand

  2. radarhead

    aa radarhead Level 20 "Mapper"

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    I'm not going to mention the absense of localization files.

    Some good stuff here though, that sapper bugfix is good.
  3. Zed

    aa Zed Certified Most Crunk™

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    There it is.
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  4. HolySnickerPuffs

    aa HolySnickerPuffs Bad at TF2, Loves Mapping For TF2

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  5. LeNitrous

    LeNitrous L2: Junior Member

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    Just noticed ALL source games updated for me. Even Portal 2... Just sayin...
  6. Pocket

    aa Pocket func_croc

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    Clearly it's because they secretly updated them all to Source 2.

    Or because something glitched with your computer because it didn't happen to me.

    All these Workshop updates reminded me of a change I'd like to see: When your server changes from a Workshop map, it should pop up a message asking if you'd like to subscribe to it, and if you click Yes, it automatically gets removed from your /downloads/maps folder to save space. Granted, this would entail fixing the very-long-standing bug where the UI completely seizes up during the map switching process...
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  7. YM

    aa YM LVL100 YM

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    awww still none of my RD requests :(
  8. Muddy

    aa Muddy Muddy

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    It was fun while it lasted.
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  9. Berry

    aa Berry spooky scary skeletons

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  10. LeSwordfish

    aa LeSwordfish semi-trained quasi-professional

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    Damn, did that also fix the scorch shot bouncing giant bots around?
  11. Yellow

    Yellow L1: Registered

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    Nope, scorch shot makes pyro the most powerful class in mvm, being able to shove enemies back with the power of unlimited heavy rage on an smg and still having a slot for phlog to destroy tanks or backburner to kill bosses.