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  Arvoch Alliance version 1.988 available...
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07/18/2014
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Arvoch Alliance version 1.988 is now available for download and includes the improvements listed below.  This is a major update with several new features and options.  It is also a required update for multiplayer compatibility.

  The installer also works as an updating program for older versions of the game.  It can be downloaded at: http://www.starwraith.com/arvochalliance/downloads.htm

Version 1.988 offers the following improvements:

- New scaling option added to modification options for 3D radar.

- IDS scale level control can now be mapped to an axis channel input.

- Improved synchronization of station module placements in multiplayer.

- New position options added to modification options for chase view shadows.

- Inertial forward/reverse thruster control can now be mapped to an axis channel input.

- Current selected device now displayed in individual axis channel control mapping menu.

- 3D radar updated to reflect distance as well as direction via blip size scaling based on proximity.

- Rotation input adjusted to provide a more linear result throughout the full range of variable control.

- Positioning of 3D radar and target object display updated for improved positioning and more modification flexibility.

- UI improvements including click range adjustments and exit buttons with mouse over highlighting in various menus.

- Individual axis channels can now be mapped across multiple devices (previously required the complete binding process).

- Option to lock the mouse pointer to the display field during gameplay added to Options menu.

- Widescreen message log placement option added (details available in customizing kit).

- Improved resolution detection systems for initial launch and Game Options menu.

- Alt key maximum and minimum input added to energy bias control system.

- Clearing individual axis channels now limited to selected device only.

- Unused listing system deprecated to support Direct IP exclusively.

- Message log shadow level increased for improved legibility.

- Multiplayer performance improvements.

- New mouse flight control modes added.

- Weapon impact effects reduced.

- Several minor bug fixes.

  The game's official website is at:   http://www.starwraith.com/arvochalliance/index.htm