A weekly round-up of the more noteworthy DevPosts on the Official Forums. This week’s roundup features a new Starter Pack item on the official store, an open feedback thread for the new player experience, plans for early 2018 content releases, and bug tracking and fixing.
All information from this post is sourced from the official DevPost Tracker on the forums (and occasionally the dev team’s twitter accounts). TCN Glyph Promo Codes available at the bottom of this post.
General[DE]Danielle – “Warframe Starter Pack”
A new store item is available and features an exclusive Sigil and Glyph along with some helpful items and Platinum. [DE]Aidan – “[Ghouls] RNG lore is NOT acceptable!”
Aidan reassures players that the Ghouls will be returning “every couple of weeks or so” and not to worry about completing the collection. Note: The official drop tables still have not been updated for Ghoul Purge Bounties and there has not been an official response on bugged acquisition.
Calendar overview can be viewed here: forums.warframe.com/calendar/.[DE]Danielle – “(PS4) Guides of the Lotus stream!”
Wednesday 20 December 2017, 06:00 PM until 07:00 PM. [DE]Danielle – “(PC) Guide of the Lotus stream!”
Thursday 21 December 2017, 05:00 PM until 06:00 PM. [DE]Danielle – “(XB1) Guide of the Lotus stream!”
Friday 22 December 2017, 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. [DE]Danielle – “(PS4) Guides of the Lotus stream”
Wednesday 27 December 2017, 06:00 PM until 07:00 PM. [DE]Danielle – “(XB1) Guide of the Lotus stream!”
Friday 29 December 2017, 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. [DE]Danielle – “(PC) Guide of the Lotus stream!”
Thursday 28 December 2017, 05:00 PM until 06:00 PM.
Design Council News
Nothing new to share this week.
Upcoming Features and Changes[DE]Connor – “Damage 2.5 Part 1: Physical Damage ” (2)
A light overview of changes coming to Impact, Puncture, and Slash status effects. Due to community feedback, deployment of these changes has been delayed until 2018. [DE]Rebecca – “Roadmap: 2017 & early 2018!”
A brief overview of what to expect in the last weeks of 2017 as well as the early weeks of 2018. As of the time of this post, the 2017 items have been added. [DE]Rebecca – “So the Acolytes spawned”
The Acolytes arrived earlier than anticipated while the developers were testing activation. Note: By the time of this post the Acolyte event is active on all platforms.
Bugfixing[DE]Taylor – “Christmas Tree and Present dojo decorations missing”
Holiday decorations have been added to the dojo. [DE]Danielle – “Mesa’s regulators are glitched” (XB1)
The developers are still investigating issues with Mesa’s exalted weapons from the Peacemaker ability. [DE]Whirrrrr – “Game not counting ghouls killed” (2) (3)
One of the Ghoul Purge Bounties was not properly tracking progress. The issue was identified and a fix was implemented. [DE]Taylor – “Problem with Acolytes l.” (PS4)
The Acolytes were not properly updating and retained 100% health and attendance on the same node. A fix was implemented.
Updates and Hotfixes[DE]Drew – “Plains of Eidolon: Update 22.8.0 + Hotfix 126.96.36.199” (2) [DE]Drew – “Plains of Eidolon: Hotfix 22.8.1”
Feedback Megathreads[DE]DeckardPain – “Improving the New Player Experience”
An open thread for suggestions on how to improve the New Player Experience. The thread is specifically targeting the first 2 hours of gameplay.
Forum and Meta News[DE]Danielle – “Plains of Eidolon Subforum Retiring!”
The feedback subforum for the Plains of Eidolon is being retired.
General[DE]Danielle – “Plains of Eidolon: Update 22.5.1” (PS4) (XB1)
Status of the upcoming updates for console platforms.
Updates and Hotfixes[DE]Danielle – “PS4 Plains of Eidolon: Update 22.5.1 (+hotfixes)” (PS4) [DE]Danielle – “XBox One Plains of Eidolon: Update 22.5.1 (+hotfixes)” (XB1) (2)
If you’re having trouble getting the update, check the second link for troubleshooting.
Warframe Nexus News
Nothing new to share this week.
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