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RC testing of a hotfix to update 1.96 has wrapped up - cheers!

Steam branch access code: Arma3Hotfix196

Arma 3: ~60.7 MB / Arma 3 Server: ~17.9 MB

 

Areas of focus (pseudo-changelog)

 

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07-11-2019 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: Active camouflage on Box Trucks (broken distant LOD)
  • Fixed: BattlEye -bepath parameter parsing (spaces)
  • Added: Contact music tracks can be played by Zeus

12-11-2019 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: Issues connected to V2 addon signatures
  • Fixed: Script compilation memory handling restored to its prior state

 

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RC testing of update 1.98 has ended - thanks for the reports!
Steam branch access code: Arma3Update198RC
Arma 3: ~2.7 GB / Arma 3 Server: ~1.1 GB

 

Areas of focus (pseudo-changelog):

  • Added: "Old Man" open-world singleplayer scenario* (unsubscribe or disable the Workshop mod ⚠️)
  • Added: Static M2 (low / raised), with optional ballistic shield and collimator sight
  • Added: Updated to PhysX 4.1.1

* Content requires ownership of Arma 3 Apex expansion

 

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12-03-2020 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" issues
  • Fixed: Various localization issues and improvements
  • Changed: Red Beret moved to the platform data

20-03-2020 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: Issues with despawning "Old Man" open world content leading to potential performance degradation
  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" issues
  • Fixed: Many "Old Man" localization issues
  • Fixed: Shadows on CSAT APR masks - FT-T149715

26-03-2020 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" localization issues

31-03-2020 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: Ability to equip vehicle weapons as a player (has been disabled)
  • Fixed: Various potential exploit vectors
  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" issues
  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" localization issues

09-04-2020 (notable changes)

  • Added: BattlEye anti-cheat update
  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" issues
  • Fixed: Various "Old Man" localization issues

 

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RC testing of a hotfix for 1.98 has started finished - cheers!
Steam branch access code: Arma3Hotfix198
Arma 3: ~66 MB / Arma 3 Server: ~37 MB

 

Known Issue: there is an issue loading some UI colors from profiles. This results in black task titles for example. Try to avoid changing your UI colors in the game options in this version, otherwise you may have to reset them in the next update.

 

Areas of focus (pseudo-changelog):

  • Fixed: Severe cases of multiplayer vehicle desync after the recent update (thanks for your testing of various solutions)
  • Fixed: Zeus server CTD
  • Fixed: The APERS Mine Dispenser and Training Mine could not be placed onto the ground anymore - FT-T150289 / FT-T150529
  • Fixed: Virtual Arsenal entities did not display certain damaged body regions anymore - FT-T150350
  • Fixed: Various new M2 static HMG backpacks would disassemble into the wrong variants - FT-T150335
  • Fixed: arsenalRestrictedItems[] did not check for weapons
  • Fixed: Incorrectly referenced string in the Old Man Welcome Screen
  • Tweaked: "Old Man" saves could grow massively and should now do so less (we hope to also provide an experimental fix to those with broken saves in another branch)

 

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28-04-2020 (notable changes)

  • Fixed: UI colors were not correctly read from user profiles and configs

 

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RC testing of update 2️⃣.0️⃣0️⃣ has commenced ended - thanks for the feedback!
Steam branch access code: Arma3Update200RC
Arma 3: ~1.7 GB / Arma 3 Server: ~560 MB

 

Areas of focus (pseudo-changelog):

  • Added: "CoF: Gray" Firing Drill
  • Added: Black P07
  • Added: CTRG-13 insignia
  • Added: Arid CTRG Stealth Uniforms*
  • Added: Arid CTRG Stealth Combat Helmet*
  • Added: Various (pop-up) target pictures
  • Added: "Eau de Combat" Aftershave (bottle / boxed)
  • Added: Publishing / subscribing Eden Editor custom compositions to / from Steam Workshop
  • Added: Many new script commands
  • Added: 64-bit Linux Dedicated Server
  • Added: 3 new Steam Achievements
  • Tweaked: Eden Editor compositions are now placed in a new layer (this behavior can be switched off via the preferences)

* Restrictions apply for those who don't own Arma 3 Apex expansion.

 

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30-09-2020 (notable changes)

  • Tweaked: Keystone has made improvements and additions to his Fortress of Fun in "CoF: Gray"
  • Fixed: Extreme weapon sway when stamina was fully disabled
  • Fixed: Broken multiplayer chat

08-10-2020 (notable changes)

  • Added: 3 new Steam Achievements
  • Tweaked: Keystone enhanced the 2.00 celebration in his Fortress of Fun
  • Fixed: Signature verification errors on various addons in the server package
  • Fixed: The HandleChatMessage Event Handler did not work as expected

 

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