Company of Heroes 2.201

Posted on Wednesday, Dec 12 2007 @ 17:02 CET by

General
  • Performance improvements, especially on single-core systems.
  • Fixed a bug with account secret question collisions.
  • Removed the ability to add chat messages with no content.
  • Streamlined the in game downloader and added checksum verification.
  • Increased the default volume mix output, should now be equivalent to original CoH.
  • Fixed a bug where speech and music would stop mid-game.
  • Replays now restore the custom atmosphere, and also do not reset the atmosphere for save games.
  • Fixed a bug that resulted in the UI losing functionality after watching an NIS.
  • The screen no longer remains black if you save the game during a black screen transition.
  • Fixed a number of incorrect speech triggers.
Campaign
  • Fixed the ending of OMG M07 so that the final mission speech does not play twice.
  • Fixed a potential crash that would occur in Caen M08.
  • Fixed Normandy M10 to ensure that the medal objective occurs when the Rangers arrive.
  • Ensured that the player would start with enough fuel to build a Howitzer at the start of Caen M01.
  • Removed extra lines in OMG M02 that were inaudible to the player with regards to the found plans.
  • Fixed a minor pathing issue in M05 of Best when squads garrison a particular house.
  • Fixed a keyless text reference when the player selects the neutral Goliaths in Normandy M08.
  • Fixed the special single player manpower point to increase in MP rate when an outpost is built on the point.
  • Ensured that the forward Motorpool Normandy M06 does not disappear when destroyed.
  • Map changes to Normandy M09.
Gameplay
  • Airborne Satchel Charges reduced in cost from 75munitions to 50munitions.
  • American 105mm artillery barrage recharge increased by 25s.
  • American 76mm gun upgrade cost reduced from 200mp/100fuel to 200mp/85fuel.
  • American Airborne Recoilless Rifles have their setup times reduced to enable them to fire more effectively at moving vehicles.
  • American BAR weapon damage modifier increased from .5 to .75 against Marder III armour type. BAR will do more damage when it penetrates the armour of the Marder III.
  • American Offmap artillery arrival delay reduced by 1s.
  • American Rangers have some changes to their veterancy. Vet 1 received accuracy bonus is moved to Vet 2. Vet 2 received damage modifier is moved to Vet 1.
  • American Rangers have their reinforce costs increased by approximately 10mp per soldier.
  • American Riflemen receive longer range sticky bombs ability at Vet level 2.
  • American Sherman .50cal turret mount cost reduced from 100munitions to 75munitions.
  • British 17 pounder AT gun has its range increased marginally to account for the size of its emplacement.
  • British 25 Pounder scatter tuned to reduce overshooting.
  • British Armour Command Truck and Field Support Truck have their sight radii tuned.
  • British Deploy Marksman ability range reduced from 35 to 30.
  • British officers and Recon squads have their camouflage detection increased marginally.
  • British Sappers have their health individually increased by 5.
  • British trucks have a small camo detection radius.
  • Commando Artillery cost increased from 80munitions to 100munitions.
  • Defensive Operations (researched at the HQ) is required to enable healing at Panzer Elite Medical stations.
  • Goliath has reduced chance of taking an engine critical from small arms fire.
  • Jagdpanther costs set to be the same as King Tiger. Will cost 100mp upkeep per minute for 5 minutes.
  • M8 Greyhound 37mm gun cool down reduced from 9s to 7s.
  • MG42 Suppression increased vs tp_infantry_soldier (British Infantry/Panzer Elite Infantry)).
  • On map American 105mm howitzers and all Flak 88 variants have their build times reduced from 90s to 60s.
  • Pak 38 Vet 3 damage modifier reduced from 1.25 to 1.15
  • Panzer Elite AT grenades set to do matching damage vs tp_infantry_soldier (British Infantry/Panzer Elite Infantry) target types
  • Panzer Elite AT Halftrack Focused Firing ability increased in cost from 30munitions to 40munitions.
  • Panzer Elite AT Halftrack Focused Firing ability will set a .55 speed modifier on the AT Halftrack for the duration of the ability.
  • Panzer Elite AT Halftrack Treadbreaker ability cost increased from 25munitions to 40munitions.
  • Panzer Elite AT Halftrack Treadbreaker ability range decreased from 45 to 32.
  • Panzer Elite Booby Trap ability recharge time increased.
  • Panzer Elite Defensive Operations cost increased from 100mp/20fuel to 150mp/30fuel
  • Panzer Elite Fallschirmjager FG42 weapon has its rate of fire reduced from 8 to 7.
  • Panzer Elite Fallschirmjager FG65 weapon is less effective against units in light and open cover.
  • Panzer Elite Flakvierling 38 cost changed from 340mp/20fuel to 300mp/35fuel.
  • Panzer Elite Funkwagen steals 100% of resources from enemy sectors now instead of 50%.
  • Panzer Elite grenadiers receive veterancy at a slower rate. Required 8 points for vet 1, 22 for vet 2, 36 for vet 3, now requires 12 points for vet 1, 26 for vet 2, 40 for vet 3.
  • Panzer Elite Infantry Halftrack cost increased from 240mp/15fuel to 240mp/20fuel.
  • Panzer Elite Infantry Halftrack had main MG42 Suppression reduced vs units in heavy and light cover.
  • Panzer Elite Infantry Halftrack health reduced from 300 to 285.
  • Panzer Elite Infantry lose their received_accuracy modifiers for Defensive Vet 1 and Defensive Vet 2
  • Panzer Elite Jager Kommand and Support Kommand costs increased from 220mp/20fuel to 220mp/30fuel.
  • Panzer Elite Luftwaffe Commander tree has its command point costs modified. Fallschirmjager increased from 2 to 3, Luftwaffe Ground Forces reduced from 2 to 1, Wirblewind increased by 1, Butterfly bombs reduced by 1.
  • Panzer Elite Mortar Halftrack barrage tuned by adding 1s to each cool down.
  • Panzer Elite Munition Halftrack cost reduced from 220mp/25fuel to 200mp/15fuel
  • Panzer Elite Panzer IV Infantry Support tank had its main weapon accuracy increased vs tp_infantry (US and Wehrmacht infantry) and tp_infantry_elite (US Rangers) from .4 to .5.
  • Panzer Elite Scout Car Logistik Upgrade decreased in cost from 40munitions to 25munitions.
  • Panzer Elite Sector Artillery costs 3 command points instead of 4.
  • Panzer Elite Tank Busters reduced in cost from 390mp to 360mp.
  • Panzer Elite Wirblewind AA vehicle increased in effectiveness vs light vehicles. Rounds Will have a greater chance of penetrating Armour of vehicles like M24 Greyhound and M19 Halftracks.
  • Panzer Elite Wirblewind has improved accuracy modifiers against massed infantry.
  • Panzer Grenadiers max builders set from 12 to 6. This will reduce the construction speed of Panzer Elite infantry.
  • Probability of blowing up a flamethrower armed soldier is reduced.
  • Turret mounted machine gunners have their chance of death criticals reduced in most weapon categories.
  • Wehrmacht Flak 88 health increased from 200 to 325.
  • Wehrmacht Registered Artillery cost reduced from 150munitions to 125munitions.
  • Wehrmacht StuH 42 weapon does marginally increased area damage to infantry.
  • Wehrmacht Volksgrenadiers get a new K98 rifle tuned vs tp_infantry_soldier (British Infantry/Panzer Elite Infantry). Damage modifier increased from .6 to .65.
Data Bug Fixes
  • Set UI stats correctly for Jagdpanther. Was 3/5/5/4, should be 9/3/7/5.
  • Axis 88 crews will no longer lose their medical kit during the Battle Phase.
  • PE Assault Grenadiers cannot pick up dropped bazookas that they cannot use.
  • Axis Wehrmacht and Stormtroopers no longer use the same group selection. Double-clicking on either unit type will no longer select both unit types.
  • British Command Trucks will crush tank traps or other blocking objects for a short duration when they first appear on the map.
  • Kettenkrad will no longer have the rudimentary repair ability before the Tank Destroyer command tree is selected.
  • The American Tank Depot will count properly in Annihilate Games. Players will not lose Annihilate Games if all they have left is a Tank Depot.
  • Panzer Elite Sprint Ability is visible with requirements
  • Activate Panther Battlegroup upgrade on HQ now has a shortcut key.
  • Units can no longer repair slit trenches.
  • Several UI bugs were fixed when British emplacements were taken over by non-British allied or enemy forces.
  • Fixed a bug where the British Lt was applying his speed modifier bonus to some enemy and allied troops.
  • Fixed a bug where Heroic Charge 'fatigue' modifiers were not being applied after Heroic Charge had been used.
  • Fixed a bug where Panzer Grenadiers would detect mines while garrisoned in a halftrack.
  • V1 Fixes
  • fixed a bug where the V1 would fail if it was targeted on a unit that died before the V1 arrived. V1s should only target position, not entity.
Map Changes
  • Linden & Bedum added to the playlist.
  • Bernieres Sur Mer
  • top fuel point on right side of island had a gap placed in the wall.
  • Wolfheze
  • Some shotblocking hedgerows were placed by a house to the north of the bottom-left base.
  • Bedum
  • Some shot blocking set around a house in the bottom center of the map.
  • Linden
  • some points and victory points moved slightly to create better balance between the north and south teams.
  • Best
  • some points moved to create better balance between the two players.
  • Langres
  • Map base areas increased in size.

Program Information

Category:
Games and patches
Type:
Free


Version:
2.201
Size:
102MB
Works on:
Windows


Product page: here

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