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Legend of Grimrock Patch Plans

The Legend of Grimrock Website has a launch week update, saying the dungeon crawler can still be had for its 10% preorder discount, and also outlining plans for the game's first patch, to address the following issues:

  • vsync is enabled by default
  • borderless windows are no longer topmost
  • pressing ESC closes character sheet
  • fixed unlimited frost arrow exploit
  • bug fix: topmost menu item donít work reliably in 2560◊1440 resolution
  • bug fix: wall text translations are not dismissed when right-clicking
  • bug fix: inanimate objects can be backstabbed
  • bug fix: projectiles go through doors in some very rare cases
  • improved display resolution auto-detection at first launch
  • fixed a couple of typos
  • removed check that disables high texture resolution setting when running low on video memory (some graphics drivers seem to report available video memory incorrectly)

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13. Re: Legend of Grimrock Patch Plans Apr 13, 2012, 11:36 Alamar
 
avianflu wrote on Apr 13, 2012, 11:24:
there *really* should be blocking and parrying options.

The "right hand" icon is right there for each character and you can hold shields for defensive value, so it is ready to go as an option.



This is an interesting idea, but may be too much away from the design goal... That being, strafe-dodging is intended... You're not supposed to get backed into an area where you can't maneuver...

But having said that, I think this could add an interesting level of strategy, but I wonder... at what point would you rather block than attack? I'm already clicking like a mad man (sword, unarmed, and dagger on my fighter/fighter/rogue, and then the unwieldy casting means 'mouse skill' is important, even if I'm really just playing whack-a-mole : ).

-Alamar
 
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