Player to Watch – MP Feature

This ua0_news_player2watchpdate brings a new feature, ‘Player to Watch‘ in multiplayer. Best player will be showcased at the beginning of a race.
All players will see a showcase featuring your plane before race starts. Get your plane ready to show how cool it looks.

Other fixes and improvements:

  • MP Bots were improved, at least bad ones became a bit better – popular user request.
  • Fixed: wrong replays were recorded sometimes in teamplay mode.
  • Fixed: night championship replays weren’t recorded properly.
  • Fixed: sometimes MP commentator wouldn’t recognize the winner correctly because of tight records between players.
  • Don’t show medal after race if there aren’t enough players.

April Fools’ day is here, but live event is for real with some Fool’s day prizes.
Join multiplayer teamplay during 2 time slots, 20h CET (Europe) and 20h EST (Americas).

Who can be the event winner this time?
Let’s find it out!

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Steam Trading Cards Are In!

a0_news_tradingcardAltitude0 Steam trading cards are finally available. Play Altitude0: Lower & Faster and get cool trading cards, badges and backgrounds.
Most of emoticons should be familiar to you if you played the game – Meow! 🙂

Other fixes and improvements:

  • Tasks to upgrade license are a lot easier to navigate now. Task list will be displayed on track picking page if you still need to upgrade your license.
  • Particles in multiplayer mode were optimized and out of memory problems were fixed.
  • Commentator was added to Multiplayer mode.
  • Teamplay track picking was adjusted and different tracks are more likely to be shown for voting.
  • When plane engine is overheating, the whole interface blinks.
  • Also our big thanks to users who created new tracks.

Here are some recent user tracks and try them out!
These track are now included in MP teamplay mode:

  • Desert Trial by jaydenh254
  • OMG, It’s Not Easy! by BAB Pops
  • Staying Alive by EJ
  • Breakneck by Sunshowers
  • Rocky Ride by Amoti

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Live Event #11 – Bonus Task

EDIT: Make sure your game is updated before joining live event!
We had last moment updated needed for today’s event (1 hour before start).

Friday March 11th – this time live event comes with bonus task + bonus reward.
Join us and see what it’s all about.

2 time slots, 20h CET (Europe) and 20h EST (Americas).

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Mayhem Tracks full of Machines & Obstacles – new Altitude0 Track Editor

a0_news_trackeditorupdateAltitude0 track editor is now fully equipped with different obstacles and machines.
Fire rings, swinging blades or crane wrecking balls? You can decide which machines to use to make your tracks more exciting.
Track creators can now also place a huge number of crashable obstacles like haystacks, barrels and logs.

Here is a list of track editor additions:

  • Machines: compressing bats (up and down, left and right), swinging blades, huge fans, fire rings, wrecking balls and gate doors.
  • Setup time offset (delay) on machines to allow them to move at different times.
  • Obstacles: different stacks of barrels, logs and hay stacks – or create your own combinations.
  • Billboards: two types of ad boards -> you can add your own message.
  • Race rules: you can set up race rules like altitude limit and aerobatic points. Also set up track difficulty.
  • Shortruns: low flying and spin aerobatics can be set up.
  • Forest Cutters: set up where to clear forest for placing objects.
  • Button added to do local or world movement.
  • More rocks added to the mountain scene.

Other fixes and improvements:

  • Plane vapor fixed: it’s now emitted properly, only when Gforces are big.
  • Plane collisions were improved in multiplayer – collisions are now less fatal.
  • Canyon and Alps scenes were optimized, both now use less memory.

We cannot wait to play your tracks.
Share your tracks and let’s play them in MP together!

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