StarCraft II Beta: Patch 1 Released

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StarCraft II Beta: Patch 1 Released

Postby Lavarinth » Thu Feb 25, 2010 5:40 pm

StarCraft II Beta - Patch 1 (version


    * TERRAN
          o Viking
                + The armor value for this unit in Fighter Mode has decreased from 1 to 0.
                + The damage done by this unit in Fighter Mode has changed from 6 (+8 armored) to 10 (+4 armored).
          o Reaper
                + The damage done from D-8 Charges has decreased from 40 to 30.
                + The delay between attacks for D-8 Charges has decreased from 2.5 to 1.8.
          o Orbital Command
                + The build time for this upgrade has decreased from 50 to 35.
          o Observer
                + Gravitic Boosters: The cost of this research has decreased from 150 minerals and 150 vespene gas to 100 minerals and 100 vespene gas.
          o High Templar
                + Phase Shift: This ability has been removed from the game.
                + New ability: Feedback - Drains all energy from the target unit and causes damage equal to the amount of energy drained.
          o Colossus
                + The building pathing radius for this unit has decreased from .75 to .5625.
          o Mothership
                + Vortex: The energy cost of this ability has increased from 75 to 100.
                + Vortex: The target radius of this ability has decreased from 3.0 to 2.5.
                + Temporal Rift: This ability has been removed from the game.
                + Wormhole Transit: This ability has been removed from the game.
                + New ability: Mass Recall - Teleports all of the player's units in the target area to the Mothership.
          o Nexus
                + Chrono Boost can no longer target allies.
          o Gateway
                + The build time of this building has increased from 50 to 65.
    * ZERG
          o Infestor
                + Fungal Growth: The damage done by this ability has decreased from 48 to 36.
                + Fungal Growth: This ability now prevents affected units from burrowing.
                + Neural Parasite: Functionality changed - The Infestor now channels this spell, which lasts 10 seconds or until the Infestor is destroyed. You can now target all units with this ability.
                + Terran Infestation: The ability’s energy cost has reduced from 50 to 25 and Infested Terrans now spawn 1 at a time.


    * Addressed an issue causing people to receive an "Internal Error" message with their game client.
    * Muting your microphone will no longer cause your microphone to be turned off in the operating system once the program has exited.
          o Please note that the voice chat functionality has only partially been implemented. There are many known issues with voice chat that we expect to address in a future patch.
    * The "Medium" graphical settings were reconfigured to work better on appropriate machines. The video settings "auto-detect" functionality has been reset as a result.
    * Added a frame rate limiter to the game menus to prevent some graphics cards from running at higher frame rates than necessary.
Last edited by Lavarinth on Thu Feb 25, 2010 5:44 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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