Vegetation vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville is about to get within the vacation spirit. On December 2, the Feastivus replace will go reside, bringing snow to Giddy Park together with a brand new month of themed rewards to earn on the Prize Map. Feastivus can even introduce a brand new map to the combination: Oozevoir. Rux’s Emporium will probably be open for gamers to make use of Rainbow Stars (premium foreign money that will also be earned in-game) to buy numerous costumes and different cosmetics. And naturally it wouldn’t be a giant replace with out some balancing, fixes, and high quality of life enhancements, together with including Grandmaster Ranks to every character to allow them to stage as much as 50 as an alternative of the earlier max rank of 20.
Although Feastivus (a pun on Seinfeld’s parody “Festivus” vacation) is simply getting underway, the patch can even put together for January’s competition occasion, Snowday, which is able to embody three new actions within the Giddy Park social space. Quite a few different small management updates and steadiness modifications spherical out the replace, which ought to assist tackle a few of the suggestions the group has been giving in regards to the sport.
Battle for Neighborville Feastivus Replace Patch Notes
Added an all-new Map: OozevoirUpdated Giddy Park’s loading display to a winter-themed versionAdded new Grandmaster Ranks to the sport so character ranges now go as much as 50 (present high rank is 20)Up to date the Social Tab to point out the Grandmaster Ranks of all gamers in Giddy ParkUpdated the Participant Rank plates to make them simpler to readMoved accomplished Free-Roam Area Medals to the underside of the screenUpdated the final Weekly Challenges so that they now give Rainbow Stars as an alternative of coinsAdded a Vanquish/Vanquished Ratio to the end-of-round scoreboard for multiplayer gamesAdded new UI icons for Character Perks, together with assault, defend, velocity, and character-specific perks
Decreased seize time for sure objectivesMade it simpler to hit targets on the ultimate goal in Goopy Gully
Added new ‘Informal’ setting, lowering the quantity of injury gamers will take when at low healthAdded a cooldown timer to area Bounty Hunts and Gnome actions
Added two new Festivals – Feastivus and SnowdayNew set dressing for every competition with “snow” terrain and visible effectsAdded three new actions in Giddy Park for Snowday Pageant in January – Treasure hunt, Bounty, and Coin seize
Up to date in order that the final participant standing will now get a recognizing and 10% velocity improve buff to assist them combat the enemy staff
Included the flexibility for gamers to now buy Costumes, Gestures, Emotes, and far moreIncluded the flexibility for gamers to buy Rainbow Stars to be used in Rux’s Emporium
Main Bug Fixes:
Fastened the Scoreboard in order that it may possibly now be seen when the participant is vanquishedAdjusted mouse sensitivity choices to have a wider vary, permitting the consumer to regulate them to a a lot finer extentFixed the heal beam in order that it’s now not canceled when its goal sprintsFixed the problem the place gamers might get a accomplished problem after re-rolling
Elevated max intention accelerationReduced scale issue (ramp up) for intention acceleration
Prolonged our max worth for controller sensitivityExtended our max worth for controller aiming sensitivityExtended our max worth for controller intention acceleration
Adjusted help settings when set to lowAdjusted acceleration thresholdsReduced multiplier when going through intention help targetsReduced intention help when pushing sticks to extremesReduced base intention help space when aiming at a goal
Adjusted ranges and step values for mouse sensitivityAdjusted min mouse sensitivity worth
Elevated disarm time in Gnome BombReduced max time to be revived in Workforce Vanquish
Vegetation vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville launched pretty beneath the radar, first as an early “founder’s” version in September, after which a full launch in October after a number of updates. It’s the observe as much as the favored Backyard Warfare collection, and we liked it after six weeks with the Founder’s Version and exploring the complete model after launch. The upcoming Feastivus replace simply provides another reason to leap again in for the vacations.