StarCraft 2 : Wings of Liberty Patch 1.1.2

Posted in gamer, Games, pc games, RTS games with tags , , , , on October 16, 2010 by nunetherlands

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.1.2

Available when you login to your  Battlet.net

General

Players will no longer receive achievement toasts while their status is set to “Busy.”
The messaging when attempting to load a saved game or replay from a previous version has been clarified
Adjusted the amount of points earned and lost by random team participants to properly reflect the strength of a player’s teammates.

Balance

PROTOSS

Buildings
Nexus life and shields increased from 750/750 to 1000/1000.

Void Ray
Damage level 1 increased from 5 to 6 (+4 armored).
Damage level 2 decreased from 10 (+15 armored) to 8 (+8 armored).
Flux Vanes speed upgrade bonus decreased from 1.125 to 0.703.

TERRAN

Buildings
Barracks requirement changed from Command Center to Supply Depot.
Supply Depot life increased from 350 to 400.

Medivac
Acceleration reduced from 2.315 to 2.25.
Speed reduced from 2.75 to 2.5.

Reaper
Nitro Packs speed upgrade now has a Factory Requirement.

Thor
Energy bar removed.
250mm Strike Cannons is now cooldown-based on a 50-second cooldown. Ability starts with cooldown available (useable immediately after upgrade is researched).

ZERG

Buildings
Hatchery life increased from 1250 to 1500.
Lair life increased from 1800 to 2000.
Spawning Pool life increased from 750 to 1000.
Spire life increased from 600 to 850.
Ultralisk Cavern life increased from 600 to 850.

Corruptor
Energy bar removed.
Corruption is now cooldown-based on a 45-second cooldown. Ability starts with cooldown expired (must wait for full 45-second cycle before usable).

Infestor
Fungal Growth now prevents Blink.

Roach
Range increased from 3 to 4.

Bug Fixes

Fixed an issue where players could not cast the Feedback spell on Point Defense Drones.
Fixed an issue where the Phoenix would continue to channel Graviton Beam after the target died.
Fixed an issue that would cause Larvae to spawn and be hidden behind Zerg eggs.
Fixed an issue where players were unable to navigate to the Single Player page or watch replays after canceling map downloads from the queue.
Fixed a desync that could occur on user-created maps with custom mod dependencies.

StarCraft 2 Patch 1.1.1

Posted in gamer, Games, pc games, RTS games with tags , , , , on September 30, 2010 by nunetherlands

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.1.1

Available when you login to your  Battlet.net

Bug Fixes
• Fixed an issue where Ultralisk cleave range was being unintentionally extended by larger targets.

• Fixed an issue where the Phoenix’s Graviton Beam was automatically canceled if you used it just after the Phoenix reached 50 energy.

• Fixed an issue where queuing Return Cargo on a worker would cause it to ignore the built-in delay after it finished gathering.

• Fixed an issue where players watching older replays or saved games would experience stuttering.

• Fixed an issue where some Mac users were unable to join games properly.

Starcraft 2 Patch 1.1.0

Posted in gamer, Games, RTS games with tags , , , , on September 22, 2010 by nunetherlands

This patch features adjustments to protoss, terran, and zerg balance, notable StarCraft II Editor improvements, and several bug fixes.

General:
– The Standard (US) and Standard for Lefties (US) hotkey configurations are now available in all regions.

– A new game clock has been added. Players can now instantly see how long they’ve been in their current mission or match. This feature can be turned on or off in the Gameplay Options menu.

– A new Quick Save option is now available for the single-player campaign. Players can now quickly save their mission progress by pressing Ctrl + Q.

– A new System Panel has been added. Players can now view their local time and FPS while in game by mousing over the Menu (F10) button in the upper-left hand corner of the game screen. Laptop users can also view Wi-Fi signal strength and battery levels.

– Sight granted by death reveal no longer lifts Fog of War. Units revealed in this manner are not targetable.

– (Mac only) Moved StarCraft II data files and settings from the Documents folder into the Application Support folder.

– Support for NVIDIA 3D Vision has been added. To experience StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty in 3D on your desktop or notebook, you will need 3D Vision. For more information, visit http://www.nvidia.com/Starcraft3D

NES Coffee Table

Posted in amazing stories, Concept, console games, DIY, DIY projects, gadgets with tags , , on September 8, 2010 by nunetherlands

Very Impressive Custom Build  “Nintendo Entertainment System Coffee Table”

Check out more Details at Kotaku

Star Wars: The Old Republic Revan Reveal Trailer

Posted in MMORPG, pc games, RPG games, Sci fi, you tube with tags , , , , on September 8, 2010 by nunetherlands

New trailer out for Star Wars: The Old Republic. This ‘Revan Reveal’ is the teaser that was shown at PAX 2010:

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.0.3

Posted in Games, pc games, RTS games, Sci fi with tags , , , , , on August 18, 2010 by nunetherlands

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.0.3

Available when you log into your  Battlet.net
Bug Fixes

Fixed an issue preventing some players from accessing offline play from the login screen.

Dragon Age 2 Trailer

Posted in Games, gaming news, pc games, RPG games, Video, you tube with tags , , , on August 17, 2010 by nunetherlands

Dragon Age II will be released on March 8, 2011 in North America

EA announced during its Gamescom 2010 press conference, before invading ye quainte olde lande of Europe on March 11. It’ll hit PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.