Newbie Changes, Bug Fixes

PATCHNOTES NEWS #396
Date: 2/22/2013 at 23:27
From: Ishap, the Matrix
To : Everyone
Subj: Newbie Changes, Bug Fixes

- You can now configure the messages for regaining balance and equilibrium: CONFIG COLOR BALANCE and CONFIG COLOR EQUILIBRIUM.

- Very low-level newbies can no longer be killed by low-level newbie mobs, instead dropping only to 1 health.

- Low-level Newbies now receive a hint for the first CT message they hear at each login, indicating what it is, how to use the channel, and also a reminder about CWHO.

- Newbies now receive a prompt the first time they regain balance in combat at each login session, reminding them to continue attacking upon regaining balance.

- City class trainers now send tells to appropriately-classed newbies whenever they enter the room, greeting them and also instructing them how to learn from the trainer.

- Orderless Priests will now pray to the God of the tertiary skillset they possess if they have one, rather than the default "Gods"/"Ancestors"/etc.

- Fencing Puncture is no longer prevented by broken legs.

- Fencing Disarm now awards a proper amount of adrenaline.

- Rejecting any form of compulsion no longer requires balance, instead requiring equilibrium. To compensate, the equilibrium use of rejecting has been increased across the board by a flat 2 seconds.

- Nighthawks can now destroy their haunts properly.

- Fencing's Beat is no longer blockable under certain rare circumstances.

- Nighthawk GTS is now restricted to those of the proper rank.

Penned by my hand on the 26th of Agaeis, in the year 42.