Wargus 2.3

And here comes a new major release of Wargus. We have done a lot of work to make this game work much better. You will find a lot of new features in this version and none of the old bugs.

Milestone information

Project:
Wargus
Series:
trunk
Version:
2.3
Released:
2015-03-19  
Registrant:
cybermind
Release registered:
2015-03-19
Active:
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Assignees:
7 Joris Dauphin, 5 Kyran Jackson, 38 cybermind
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Bugs:
53 Fix Released

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Release notes 

Major new features:
- Support for extracting data from Warcraft 2 BNE disc.
- Aleona's Tales and Wargus have been merged (now it's not nessesary to have Warcraft 2 CD to play Wargus)
- Original MIDI playback using FluidSynth library.
- Custom game types.
- In-game mod support.
- Custom campaigns.
- A lot of AI improvements, as well as some new AI types.
- New Game mode - For the Motherland from Aleona's Tales.
- Many UI improvements : reworked button popups, new Guichan widgets, and much more.
- New Skirmish Modern game setup screen from Doom Wars.
- Support for extracting data from Warcraft 2 Russian SPK disc (both original and expansion)
- Russian language support.
- All WC2 campaigns now have unique AI scripts (similar to original ones)
- 5 difficulty levels for campaigns (affect AI aggressiveness)
- New preferences menu.
- Mine low resources notifications
And, of course, a lot of bugs fixed.

Changelog 

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* Game
   - Merge Wargus with Aleona's Tales (if you don't have WC2 data, wargus will install AT data)
   - Support for custom game types.
   - Skirmish Modern setup screen from Doom Wars (custom colors, races, teams, AI scripts for each player)
   - Custom campaign support
   - Mod support
   - All WC2 campaigns now have unique AI scripts (similar to original ones)
   - 5 difficulty levels for campaigns (affect AI aggressiveness)
   - Added Russian translation (based on SPK translation)
   - Support for MIDI playback using FluidSynth library (and so support for custom SF2 soundfonts)
   - Imported some changes from Andrettin's WIP project
   - Result screen similar to original WC2
   - New FtM 2014 game mode (with tutorial campaigns)
   - Many improvements to the user interface: button popups, network setup, UI elements, preferences menu and a lot more.
   - ColorCycle by Tileset (patch from DinkyDyeAussie)
   - Added Frontier Force Mission 5
   - Added Tales Campaign Mission 7
   - Added town hall, lumber mill, refinery resource info on panel
   - Added icon shifting on click
   - Increased maximum game speed to 90
   - Added autocast and ai-cast information to spells (now Death Knights are able to cast Death Coil)
   - Mine low resources notifications
  * Wartool
   - Support extraction from WC2 BNE disc
   - Support extraction from Russian SPK discs (both original and expansion)
  * Bugfixes
   - Fix catapult property to allow transporter to transport catapult. - bug #1155799
   - Fix playerCount calculation in multiplayer. - bug #225514
   - Add equivalence for some missing units (farm and goblin sapper) - bug #1197963
   - Fixed Unholy Armor spell: how it works like in original WC2, also added autocast info - bug #1171017
   - Fixed incorrect critter names - bug #1196860
   - Fixed cheats - bug #1162392
   - Fixed Cho'gall spells - bug #1022645
   - Fixed bug with Fog of War disabling - bug #902658
   - Fix speed of dragon with Haste Patch from vota (rocadeier)
   - Correct handling of infopanel.png

0 blueprints and 53 bugs targeted

Bug report Importance Assignee Status
685144 #685144 Add support for more resolutions 3 High Kyran Jackson  10 Fix Released
902048 #902048 Campaign AI non-existant 3 High cybermind  10 Fix Released
1278021 #1278021 Map Editor Crashes To Desktop 3 High Kyran Jackson  10 Fix Released
1281425 #1281425 New AI Gives Up Attacking 3 High Kyran Jackson  10 Fix Released
1046099 #1046099 AI Will Not Build Past Town Hall Tech 4 Medium   10 Fix Released
1345717 #1345717 rv1757 Map Editor / Select Map dir browsing missing ../ 4 Medium cybermind  10 Fix Released
1382260 #1382260 kindle fire: multiplayer game speed too slow 4 Medium cybermind  10 Fix Released
642234 #642234 Town hall information in left panel 6 Wishlist cybermind  10 Fix Released
820471 #820471 BNE CD unsupported 6 Wishlist cybermind  10 Fix Released
901772 #901772 Feature Request - Selectable Colors 6 Wishlist cybermind  10 Fix Released
908953 #908953 Feature Request - Difficulty Setting of AI 6 Wishlist cybermind  10 Fix Released
1040965 #1040965 REQUEST - Convert Faction Color To Unit Portrait 6 Wishlist cybermind  10 Fix Released
1074489 #1074489 wishlist: name of enemy faction 6 Wishlist cybermind  10 Fix Released
710192 #710192 Death Knight doesn't use spells, doesn't even attack 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
817054 #817054 Maximum speed slower than W2 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
817061 #817061 Peons run away after being attacked, even if you order them to attack 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
901769 #901769 Enemy Farms cause units to become non-reponsive 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
902658 #902658 Saved prefferences randomely not applying 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
913372 #913372 error while loading saved game 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
919797 #919797 2.2.6 is not saving logs/replays 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
986613 #986613 peons/peasants cant move to cut wood 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
993873 #993873 Source file for my wargus question 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
998731 #998731 Bugs with Ships and Missles 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1022645 #1022645 Ogre spell has no effect. 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1037559 #1037559 Can't open file music/Human Battle 6.ogg 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1038421 #1038421 Human Campaign Mission 5 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1040978 #1040978 AI will not build Mages/Death Knights 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1041826 #1041826 Static background image pixalated when starting another level 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1050692 #1050692 Wargus 2.2.7 crashes when loading a save game on Ubuntu 12.04 1 Undecided   10 Fix Released
1076988 #1076988 Haste on Dragon 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1121130 #1121130 Death Coil does not function properly 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1155799 #1155799 Catapult should be landunit 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1159019 #1159019 Default IP for server- multiplayer client 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1159022 #1159022 Results Screen Stats don't line up 1 Undecided Kyran Jackson  10 Fix Released
1162392 #1162392 Some cheats don't work 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1167094 #1167094 A.I still feel way too quick. 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1171017 #1171017 unholy armor doesn't behave like in warcraft 2 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1182447 #1182447 AI gets dumb and dont play efficiently 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1190390 #1190390 Using 2.2.7 on Ubuntu 12.04 Crashes 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1196860 #1196860 Summer tileset critter name incorrect 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1197963 #1197963 Dwarven Demolition Squad and Goblin Sappers equivalency not set 1 Undecided Kyran Jackson  10 Fix Released
1202200 #1202200 Possible to Load a Transport Inside Another 1 Undecided Joris Dauphin  10 Fix Released
1278688 #1278688 Map Editor Cannot Save Created Maps 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1324773 #1324773 Wood Production Text not disappearing when upgrading 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1324978 #1324978 Clickable Icons 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1328091 #1328091 Code for disabled graphics. 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1328113 #1328113 Random Start Positions and Enemy/Neutral Icons 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1382255 #1382255 kindle fire: attempting to use metaserver causes interface to hang 1 Undecided   10 Fix Released
1403087 #1403087 building deb file 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1425390 #1425390 Bug with the Campaign Mission Menu 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1426824 #1426824 An Icon bug 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1429395 #1429395 Resource string shows up lowercase 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
1429396 #1429396 New options Dialog box in-game 1 Undecided cybermind  10 Fix Released
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