Update 1.04 Erupts!

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Update 1.04 hit on Nov 17, bringing a holiday plethora (yes, a plethora!) of new features and changes to Battle Battalions!  Here are the highlights:

 

GENERAL

  • During this holiday season, enjoy increased PvE rewards from 25% to 200% (up to Account Level 5) and 25% to 50% (Account Level 5 and beyond).  So be sure to get in there and take advantage of this special benefit while you can — nothing says holiday spirit quite like dropping a rocket barrage on the enemy!


MAPS

  • New Map – King’s Island!  The volcano erupts periodically so watch for the warning signs of incoming fireballs and lava!


UI

  • Implemented an “Unlock Battalions” button in the company ticker which displays the number of companies the player has left to unlock
  • Implemented an “Only Unlocked” button for units
  • Locked units in the “Units and Reserves” Tab can no longer be interacted with (dragged/right-clicked) 


GAME BALANCE

  • Units, for a few seconds, are immune from multiple hits from artillery barrage, rocket barrage, bombing run, machine gun airstrike or napalm airstrike
  • Increase Minimum Damage Amount from 5% to 35%
  • Ability: Artillery Barrage – Slow Effect decreased from 60% to 25%


PERK CHANGES

  • Counters: Drones: Increased from 40% to 100%
  • Counters: Extracting: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Counters: Last Man Standing: Decreased from 125% to 100%
  • Counters: Low Health: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Counters: Slow: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Counters: Speed: Decreased from 30% to 25%
  • Counters: Spotted: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Low Health: Damage Boost: Decreased from 30% to 25%
  • Slowed: Damage Boost: Reduced from 25% to 20%
  • Brush: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Camo: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 20% to 10%
  • Extraction: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Heavy Cover: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 20% to 15%
  • Low Health: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 25% to 20%
  • Objective: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 15% to 10%
  • Slowed: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 50% to 20%
  • Defended From: Ability Damage: Increased from 20% to 25%
  • Defended From: All RPS: Decreased from 10% to 5%
  • Defended From: (All RPS Specific Perks: Cannon, Flame, Heavy Cannon, Heavy MG, High Caliber, High Explosive, Missile, Rocket, and Small Arms): Decreased from 20% to 10%
  • Defended From: Heavy Cover: Increased from 15% to 20%
  • Vantage Point: Damage Resistance: Decreased from 25% to 15%