Cobalt Updated to v104 Alpha

Cobalt has been updated and is now at version 104 alpha! Changes in versions 103 and 104 are,

  • Custom levels placed in maps with either ctp dm or sur_ will now be loaded into the menu.
  • Removed all girders from cannon arena and tweaked design and weapons.
  • Improved head flying off rendering, also made all body parts be colored by the original actor.
  • Objects and items that are destroyed (by explosions and heat for example) now have better feedback
  • Tweaked object healths
  • Added new deathmatch map, Gladiator
  • Added new ctp map, Frozen
  • Added new ctp map, Volcano
  • Added new bounty map, Rumble in the City
  • New preference in profile for always showing your player name under your actor
  • Plug now has health and will die from sustained explosions and lava, and will respawn when destroyed.
  • Jet shoes now do less damage initially, but also do heat damage over time.
  • Extended the map filters for future use.
  • Added bounty AI and better bounty hud.
  • Profile names can now contain numbers as well as a number of special characters

… and lots of bug fixes! Also, the map editor is now unlocked and available from the menu.

If you want to access the Cobalt development builds you can pre-order the game at https://www.playcobalt.com. If you already own Cobalt you can update the game by logging in to the launcher.

You can read more info about the map editor in Oxeye Game Studio’s blog post!