Patch 2.0 - A Brave New World!


Good Morning OgreFest community!
Today we have performed a huge step forward and we are continuously working on future updates as of today. We are providing the patch notes for today’s, March 1st update. Please refer to the following for the details of the update.

● Game Client has been updated to the latest version of the game.
● Geometry has been updated to the latest version of the game.
● 40% increased Combat and Skill EXP rates
● 20% increased Drop rates
● 20% increased Fishing, Boxes rates
● 25% increased Life Profession, Exploration and character development rates.
● 1200% increased horse leveling up rates.
● Rates are currently being monitored and shall be tweaked as the time goes on.
● Default character slot limit has been increased to 16.
● Maximum Character slot limit has been increased to 32.

● Implemented error checking for dead AI.
● Implemented proper attack distance checking (Kzarka won’t hit a mile away).
● Implemented experience bonus for killing monsters at night.
● Implemented AI rotation to target.
● Implemented Monster attack area target detection.
● Improved Monster AI latency.
● Improved Monster AI movement engine.
● Improved Monster AI target selection.
● Fixed bonus damage for monsters at night.
● Fixed weird case where some monsters would not despawn after killed.
● Fixed improper Heilang logic and movement bugs.
● Fixed Monster AI deadzone.
● Rebalanced combat and skill experience gained from monsters.
● Rebalanced all monster damage, defense and resistance.

【All Classes】
● Class Balance has been updated to latest version of the game.
● Implemented projectile target detection.
● Implemented projectile damage scaling based on owner AP.
● Implemented proper accuracy formula.
● Implemented proper damage formula.
● Implemented proper damage scaling beyond certain point of AP against monsters.
● Implemented additional evasion attributes within specific actions.
● Implemented additional damage reduction attributes within specific actions.
● Implemented additional per-skill-basis accuracy.
● Implemented additional passive skill stats.
● Implemented skill awakening (Jin skills).
● Implemented basic support for skill fusion (auto-learn).
● Fixed incorrect damage reduction calculation.
● Fixed incorrectly applied tribe damage attributes.
● Fixed incorrectly applied critical damage.
● Fixed incorrectly applied conditional attack bonus damage.
● Tweaked Crowd Control skills.
● Tweaked aggro penalty when a player dies against a monster.
● Optimized accuracy calculation.
● Optimized damage dice calculation.

● Implemented Blood Call toggle.

【Dark Knight】
● Fixed Dark Rose damage.
● Implemented Vedirs Dogma toggle.

● Implemented Heilang damage scaling based on owner AP.
● Fixed Heilang AoE target selection.

● Implemented Martial Spirit toggle.

● New class has been added.
● Class awakening is now available!

● New class has been added.
● Class awakening is now available!

【Game Launcher】
● Implemented logout feature.
● Implemented settings reset.
● Implemented downloader error reporting.
● Implemented BitTyrant download algorithm.
● Implemented new torrent routing tables.
● Implemented torrent upload speed display.
● Implemented torrent connected seeders display.
● Settings: 50 KB/s download and upload options have been integrated.
● Troubleshooting: Implemented cache clearing.
● Troubleshooting: Implemented ability to fix “Access Denied” (downloader).
● Troubleshooting: Implemented ability to remove game logs.
● Fixed a bug where launcher would not provide any logging information.
● Fixed a bug where download system sometimes would not exit cleanly.
● Fixed a bug where download system would try to map to bad ports (port forwarding).
● Fixed a bug where download system would fail to report correct download speed.
● Fixed a bug where download system would fail to report notifications.
● Fixed a bug where launcher would fail to exchange the torrent with other peers.
● Fixed a bug where launcher might pause the download.
● Fixed a bug where launcher would not connect to download servers properly.
● Fixed performance warning where incorrect download and upload limits were set.

● Implemented proper world boss item distribution.
● Implemented proper field boss and scroll boss item distribution.
● Implemented easy, medium and hard enchant rates.
● Implemented proper fail stack logic.
● Implemented pearl box (16 Pearls) drop for PvE, Life Skilling and Questing.
● Implemented equipment additional stats like Horse Experience 20%.
● Implemented new view skill set UI.
● Fixed a bug where players would not start with items equipped.
● Fixed a bug where not all item piece effects would be applied.
● Fixed item effects for items like Value Pack, Mervs and Customization.
● Fixed infinite HP glitch.
● Populated missing field boss loot drops.
● Populated missing data for cash shop costumes such as Luck bonus.
● Reduced boss bundle gear drop significantly.
● Tweaked accessory enchant rates.

【Cash Shop】
● Cash Shop has been updated to the latest version of the game.
● Implemented basic Value Pack.

● Implemented cautious, normal and agile pet looting types.
● You may now have 5 pets out instead of 4.
● Implemented correct pet hunger logic.

● Implemented Tier 9 horses.
● Now you will be able to take out Miniature Elephants.
● Fixed horse marketplace when submitting a high tier horse and prices would show bugged.

● Added many new quests and challenges.
● Fixed some existing bugs during questing.

● Implemented new ranking display.
● Reworked pearl reward system, you will gain 8 Pearls directly to your inventory instead of mail with pearl box.
● If a player dies, thee shall lose small percentage of total damage dealt to a target (affects World Boss).
● Fixed a bug where death chat message would not show correct names when a player dies.
● Fixed a bug where drying and thinning options would be disabled.
● Fixed a bug where summoned monster would not trigger quest conditions nor loot if the owner dies (Pila Fe).
● Populated Schultz monster area.
● Populated Kamasylvia Part 1.
● Populated Kamasylvia Part 2.

● Fixed collection tools that don`t require endurance.
● Fixed worker repeat function. Now you will be able to set it to 50,000 tasks.

● Implemented proper ban messages.
● Corrected “Cryptogram Null” message when authenticating.
● Reworked ban system. Bans will no longer be permanent, but rather punishable for a certain reason.

● Added two new channels: Chinese; French.
● Removed automatically joining a channel in 15 minutes.
● Removed “/weather” command.
● Fixed a bug where a sanction would not be active during the period.
● Family will be sent a notice if it has not joined a channel (Level 15, 30 and 45).
● Family will automatically join default channel on Level 50.

● Pearls have been wiped.
● Premium effects have been wiped.
● Implemented periodic server restarter.
● Implemented client reconnect if client loses connection.
● Implemented donation system.
● Implemented ability to connect to server during restart, but not last 60 seconds of it.
● Implemented prevention of undefined behavior when logging out.
● Optimized networking efficiency and latency for higher concurrency.
● Heuristic optimizations.

We hope to see you in OgreFest and have fun!
Thank you!

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【Updated March 1】
● Fixed items from cash shop for Lahn, Mystic and Striker.
● Fixed unobtainable items from box: Delphad Castillion’s Carnage Weapon Box and Cartans Awakening Box.
● Fixed auto-fishing.
● Removed duplicate spawns from Bloody Monastery.
● Halved health of Lahn’s Awakening Quest Boss.
● Increased pearl box drop by a little.

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【Updated March 2】
● Removed AP cap for all monsters.
● Fixed possible crash when fighting monsters.
● Fixed a bug where some monsters would reset (for example Ogre, they do still reset although if you move on a bit more flat ground they will not)
● Fixed possible crash when changing house type.
● Added Lahn weapon to Basteer box.
● Fixed incorrect weapon given for Mystic from Dandelion Weapon Box
● Fixed cash shop gifting
● Fixed a bug where a monster would do too much damage to 0 DP newbie.
● Fixed Kamasilven Stable Keepers.
● Fixed many NPC’s that were causing a bugged out UI.
● Increased pet hunger timer

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【Updated March 2】
● Removed duplicate boss spawns
● Fixed stable NPC in Grafana.
● Core changes to ensure stability.

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【Updated 2018 March 3】
● Fixed multiple missing NPC’s for quests: Legendary Fighters; Towards the Northern Wheat Plantation…; A Real Adventure; Worthy Opponent.
● Fixed an issue where some monsters would dodge all attacks.
● Fixed a problem related to being unable to finish quests related to the summoning of bosses
● Fixed red battlefield top player amount display.
● Fixed wealth ranking display.
● Player rankings will now update more frequently.
● Fixed character expansion coupon.
● Fixed Fierce Fighting Spirit Stone for General’s items.
● Fixed giving items to certain NPC’s.
● Fixed visual bug of displaying critical in player menu.
● Fixed box for opening a costume “[란] 호접란 무기, 의상 세트”.
● Fixed crash when accessing some warehouses in houses.
● Greatly reduced World Boss health.
● Workers will now bring correct amount of resources from nodes.

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【Updated 2018 March 4】
● Increased enchant rates.
● Fixed a bug where costumes would not be shown to other players.
● Fixed absolute skills for Musa and Maehwa.

【Updated 2018 March 5】
● Cherry Blossom Event Visual Effects are now active.
● Fixed possible game server blackout caused by malicious attacks.

Updated 2018 March 7

【Monster AI】
● Monsters will no longer grant experience, loot, knowledge, titles when being despawned by the AI.
● Monster knowledge excluding field boss monsters can now be upgraded.
● Players that participated in a boss fight will now be correctly awarded with additional loot drop.

【All Classes】
● Players will now deal 25% more damage to all monsters.

● Increased chances to get a Pearl Box.
● Increased enchant rates by a little.
● Fixed “Serendian Soldier Costume Box” for Lahn/Mystic/Striker.
● All world bosses will now drop Hard/Sharp Black Crystal Shards.

● Fixed quick slot skill exploit.
● Fixed wizard awakening.
● Fixed a bug where certain skills could be removed by skill reset that should have not been able to.

● From now on all repeatable quest timers will be reset at correct times instead of the next day when you completed the quest. Server time is PDT.

● Removed bulk of spawns around Lake Kaia for Qoobe quest.

【Updated March 8】
● Corrected new knowledge system.
● Corrected night time monster damage.
● Increased world boss health by 25%.
● Increased world boss despawn timers.
● Increased chance to get horse skills.
● Increased fail stack efficiency.
● Decreased damage from all monsters by 10%.

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【Updated March 10】
● Fixed equipping items such as "Faint Glowing Magic Tome (A)"
● Fixed quests like Barbarian’s Tyranny where the quest condition would not update.
● Fixed quests like skill reset for Lahn from black spirit that said “Incorrect conditions”.
● Fixed box “[Lahn] Da-Da-Da-Dum Diving Suit Set” for Lahn.
● Fixed box “[Lahn] Splat Fihser’s Clothes Set” for Lahn.
● Fixed box “[Lahn] Desert Camouflage” for Lahn.
● Fixed box “Secondary Magic Weapon Box” for Lahn.
● Corrected outfits for Mystic/Striker on “Serendian Soldier Costume Box”.
● [Spawns] All crows removed temporarily.

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【Updated March 11】
● It will now be easier to obtain knowledge for monsters for C rank.
● [Spawns] Removed energetic monsters from Qoobe Boss island.
● Fixed a bug where Red Battlefield potions could be used outside Red Battlefield.
● Fixed a bug where certain actors in the game would disappear and not appear unless re-authenticated or moved certain distance.
● Fixed a bug where player’s rage would not be filled while in party.
● Fixed a bug where player’s would get significant advantage in PvP while in Party.
● Fixed box "[Lahn] Bloodless Weapon & Costume Classic Set"
● Players will no longer lose karma when attacking red players that are below -300000 karma.
● Horses can no longer be killed if there is no owner currently riding it.
● Horses can no longer be killed instantly while player is riding it.

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【Updated March 15】
● Fail stacks will no longer disappear when enhancing General’s items using “Fierce Fighting Spirit Stone”.
● Fixed a bug where player healing would be reduced significantly during self-heal.
● Implemented value pack increased revenue during silver collection.
● Adjusted marketplace weapon, sub-weapon and armor prices.
● Adjusted fail-stack efficiency (easier to obtain 1~TRI items)
● Adjusted base accessory enchant rates.
● Implemented Advice of Valkyrie.
● Implemented Valks’ Cry.
● Implemented Black Smith’s Secret Book.
● Implemented Artisans Memories.
● Implemented Cron Stones.

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【Updated March 17】
● Applied experimental fix for falling player detection.
● Fixed a bug where AI would crash due to synchronization.
● Fixed a bug where where you could not complete a worker task with “Complete Now” option.
● Fixed gear score calculation for Red Battlefield.
● Fixed Red Battlefield score in Ranking.
● Removed waiting time for Nouver spawn.
● Fixed possible issue where AI would freeze after certain amount of time or certain action (for example: Nouver).
● Implemented experimental mitigation for monsters that start another action before they have completed what they have started (for example Nouver) [WIP].
● Increased horse skill learning by 200%.
● Fixed reform stones for Lahn.

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