DevPost Roundup: January 20, 2018

A weekly round-up of the more noteworthy DevPosts on the Official Forums. This week’s roundup features news on the next console update, a large helping of bug fixing, adjustments to the forums, and news regarding Zaw skins.


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]Megan – “Thanks For Watching Prime Time #193!
A recap of the livestream.

[DE]maciejs – “Dedicated Conclave Servers
A continued dialogue regarding the more technical aspects of the player-dedicated Conclave servers.

[DE]Marcus – “Zaw’s skins
An in-depth look at why┬á skins are not available for Zaw weapons – mostly due to issues with adjusting the meshes.

[DE]Taylor – “TennoGen Round 11 – Captura and Fashion Frame!
A megathread for players to share their Captura images with the new TennoGen items.

[DE]Aidan – “RNG lore is NOT acceptable!” (2)
The Community Team offers some insight as to what the intention is with the Ghoul Purge event recurring and have requested another revision of the drop tables to hopefully address concerns with the RNG nature of acquiring the lore items.

Calendar Events

Calendar overview can be viewed here: forums.warframe.com/calendar/.

Design Council News

Nothing new to share this week.

Upcoming Features and Changes

Nothing new to share this week – although Prime Time did feature missing parts from the previous Devstream which was cut short: 4 new augment mods.

Bugfixing

[DE]Rebecca – “Please for the love of god fix Nova’s antimatter ability
The developers are looking into a reported issue with Nova’s Antimatter ability.

[DE]Saske – “Archwing corpus shrapnel osprey rapid fire bug
A fix has been found for an archwing enemy experiencing rapid fire.

[DE]Dmitri – “Weird FPS drops with loading, random fps drops etc” (2) (3)
The developers are investigating gradual performance issues and requests ee.logs with a chat timestamp (see second link) to help identify where the behavior starts.

[DE]Megan – “Thousand year of fish bug.
A fix has been found for the Plains of Eidolon scanned collection.

[DE]Saske – “Some of the Tennogen is Giftable, some of it isn’t?
Some TennoGen items were incorrectly showing the “Gift” option, but none of TennoGen is supposed to be giftable. It will be fixed in a future hotfix.

[DE]Caio – “Zaw Grip ‘Kwath’ incorrect description.
The Kwath description was corrected.

[DE]Caio – “Ergo Glast text error for offerings
A fix is on the way for Ergo Glast’s offerings.

[DE]Caio – “Pilfering Swarm Mod description error
A fix has been implemented for the Pilfering Swarm description.

[DE]Caio – Multiple Threads – (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
Several German translation descriptions have been corrected.

[DE]Caio – “Name of marked items on the map
A French translation issue has been identified and slotted for correction.

[DE]Caio – “Zaw’s name taken like blasphemy
The developers are investigating issues with naming the Zaw weapons after the parts used to create them (such as “Balla”). Finally!

[DE]Dmitri – “Sudden arsenal freezing
Some troubleshooting steps for freezing while using the Arsenal.

[DE]DrewDev – “Failed to connect to chat server” (XB1)
Some troubleshooting steps for fixing a connection issue on XB1.

[DE]Rebecca – “Sortie 2 numerous issues” (2)
Several threads merged together regarding issues with the Sortie missions on January 19. Ultimately the mission was changed.

[DE]Dmitri – “Mirage Prime + Quanta = Crash
The developers are investigating reports of crashing when using Mirage Prime and the Quanta.

[DE]Dmitri – “Sedna Junction task completion bug” (XB1)
The developers are investigating a potential progression issue with the Sedna Junction on XB1.

[DE]Dmitri – “Freezes in PoE and possibly regular missions
The developers are requesting a timestamped ee.log to help identify issues with freezing.

Updates and Hotfixes

[DE]Megan – “Plains of Eidolon: Update 22.9.0

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]Glen – “Quite confused
Glen continues the weekend work of doling out personal suspension/timeout extensions.

[DE]Glen – “Oh man oh boy! The chat bans!
Glen continues the weekend work of doling out personal suspension/timeout extensions.

[DE]Danielle – “Missing Glyphs on the Forums Megathread” (2) (3) (4) (5)
The Community Team is looking into missing Glyphs on the forums. Many of the missing Glyphs were added, though you may need to reset the cache to see them.

[DE]Taylor – “Favens Doodlebox. Harrow WIP.” (2) (3)
Some of the newer prime warframe variants have been having issues with TennoGen skins. The developers are investigating and working on a fix. Third link is a separate thread specifically about Hydroid, but the same issue.

[DE]DrewDev – “Condensed Recruitment Forums
The Community Team is continuing to monitor the recruitment forums in mind of improving them.

[DE]Caio – “PC Beta Bugs subsections
An issue with the forums has been corrected.

[DE]DrewDev – “Necro Threads Solution
The Community Team updated the forum archive settings to catch more dead threads.

[DE]Taylor – “The Remote Observer: Vol 20
A new edition of The Remote Observer is now available. You can view it directly here: Official Blog.

Console News

General

[DE]Danielle – “PlayStation┬«Plus Booster Pack II is here!” (PS4) (2) (3) (4)
A new booster pack is now available on the PS4. There were some issues with claiming this pack at launch.

[DE]Danielle and [DE]Megan – “Plains of Eidolon: Update 22.8.2 (Coming January 23rd!)” (PS4) (2) (XB1) (2)
News for the next console update.

Updates and Hotfixes

Nothing new to share this week.

Warframe Nexus News

Nothing new to share this week.

 


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