The August update is bringing German Battleships to the game, but there are tons of community-requested improvements as well. Test away!
The Public Test will be running from 9 August at 18:30 CEST until 15 August at 15:00 CEST. Keep in mind that this is a testing environment and unannounced maintenance and patch deployments can happen at any time during the Public Test phase.
No more "fail Divisions": The maximum difference between the Tiers of ships in a Division is now limited to one.
We have added a mode that supports adaptation of the colour palette for players with the corresponding colour-vision deficiencies. To enable this mode, select the suitable option via the Settings screen. The intensity of the corresponding effect can be customised.
As part of the update 0.5.10 Public Test , you will have the chance to check out the many sound improvements that are being brought into the game with the latest update. Enemy detection messages, revamped sounds for bomb explosions and fires, and many other changes feature in this update.
Thanks to your feedback, the Player's Profile now has statistics for the individual ships. It also includes the following data:
The post-battle statistics screen now includes new data that helps when evaluating a player's performance, namely:
Please note that the above listed points about the post-battle statistics do not have any impact on the in-game economy yet. Currently this information is available only for players’ visibility, so that they can evaluate their combat efficiency more precisely. Please, provide your feedback! After analysing it, along with the gathered statistics, this data is planned to be integrated into the in-game economy in future updates, which will be announced at a later stage.
Post-battle statistics and player-profile improvements are not the only interface changes – play the public test to check out more of them and let us now your thoughts!
Rewards will be delivered via a bonus code sent to your registered Test Account email address on the day of the release of the update or slightly after. Please note that only players with a Public Test account registered to the same e-mail as their live server account will receive the code. Only one code per account is applicable.
Tier VI ships will be credited to all players at the start of the test, together with 15-skill-point commanders.
Research prices of Tier VI+ ships are significantly lowered, so that players can easily reach the top Tiers in just a few battles.
Research prices for modules will be discounted.
Account Level 12 upon first login.
Premium Account for 7 days upon your first login.
Assorted signal flags for testing.
Please note that resources from the previous Public Tests have been wiped.