September 26, 2022No Comments

Superior Build Notes 9/26 – Alpha

• Leaderboard Scoring Tweaks
o Decreased the kill bonus to 5 from 10
o Increase the final time multiplier from 0.25 to 0.6
o This was done to better express our goals with awarding speedrunning. In the future, we hope to also normalize the spawns between runs to reduce the randomness in potential points.
• Fixed the bar mysteriously disappearing

September 14, 2022No Comments

National Coloring Day – Superior Coloring Sheet

Celebrate National Coloring Day by coloring this Superior themed coloring sheet! Save, print, color, and share your finished creation with us on social media using #SuperiorColoringDay.

September 7, 2022No Comments

Superior Build Notes 9/7/22 – Alpha

Gameplay
• Mission length increased to 9 rooms! Even more power awaits!
• New Mini-Boss, maps, powers, and more!
o New mini-boss: Wind-Up
o New maps: Rubble and Power Station
o Added Xeno powers + new Ice, Fire, and Force powers!
o Weapons: LMG, Megasword, Heavy Repeater, Railgun, Auto shotgun, Plasma Turret, Laser Turret, Rocket Turret, Scatter Beam Turret, Shotgun Turret, Superior Shotgun, Superior DMR, Superior SMG, Mag Rifle, Charge Lance
o New bad guys: Super Scrap, Slime Exploder, Headshot, Invader, Heartburn
o New Mission: Turret Defense
o New upgrades: Dash Reload, Fresh Rounds, Mud Bath
• Taught Brute Force some new tricks
• Removed Health Regeneration outside of the bar
• Changed Slime damage to sit on your Armor bar. Slime damage can be removed with the Slime Scrubber station in the bar.
• General weapon balance and tuning

New Feature: Gigs and Goals!
• Daily Gigs give you something to chase every day to gain a little boost of XP for your characters!
o Gig rerolls can be obtained from hunting Supers. Run out of gigs, or hit one you really don’t want to do? Just reroll them!
• Goals are more long-term challenges that each character can chase to propel them to higher levels!

New Mode: Challenge
Collect Challenge Keys from hunting Supers, and use them to compete against your friends and other players on regularly rotating leaderboards. Each challenge is fixed with special mutators added to the enemies, making them more dangerous than normal. Speed and kills are key to dominating the leaderboard!

Characters

General
• Added new Archetype: Trickster and the flagship character Murmur
• Added automatic scaling for character’s health and armor up to level 30
• Updated skill trees to have more clearly defined build paths.
• A mess of new skills!

Ronin
• Base stats increased to 20 Armor and 50 Health
• Removed 50% max Overshield Cap from all characters
• Energizing Kills triggers on any close kill, increased Overshield gained from 2 to 5
• Energy Efficient now reduces damage Overshield takes instead of increasing decay time
• Energized Pickups Overshield increased from 5 to 10
• New Skill: Stored Energy - Your Overshield no longer decays. Effects all players.
• New Skill: Adrenaline Rush - Whenever you gain Overshield, gain a boost of Melee and Move Speed. Stacks up to 3 times.
• New Skill: Blade Mastery - Damage to your Overshield is converted into a permanent melee damage bonus. Bonus resets when you fire a weapon.
• New Skill: Kinetic Energy - Whenever you perform an empowered Dash, Melee, or Jump, gain 2 Overshield.
• Removed Bigger Battery, Cybernetic Armor, and Protector

Nomad
• Base stats updated to 10 Armor and 20 Health
• Swapped Nomad’s skin with Specialist’s
• Orbital Laser’s base duration increased to a flat 2 seconds. Increased cooldown to 6 seconds from 3.
• Orbital Laser now locks enemies without armor
• New Skill: Nowhere to Run - While aiming, your Laser follows your crosshairs
• New Skill: Devastate - Your Orbital Laser is 5x larger if you trigger it with a crit
• New Skill: Leave No Trace - Your Orbital Laser deals 300% damage if you trigger it with a crit
• New Skill: Orbital Automation - While Overdrive is active, your Orbital Laser’s no longer require aiming to trigger and refresh 150% faster

June 9, 2022No Comments

Superior Build Notes 6/9/22 – Galaverse Hotfix

• Burndown (fire power) no longer works against Brute Force because he said it wasn't fair
• Addressed run progress being stuck after killing Brute Force
• Addressed some edge cases starting the game causing things like observer mode and being unable to interact with the Bar
• AFK timer increased from 1 to 2 minutes for multiplayer games
• Fixed Matchmaking errors not being sent to the client leaving you waiting for a game
• Invite codes are now case insensitive (was fixed 6/8 via a service update)

June 6, 2022No Comments

Superior Build Notes 6/6/22 – Galaverse Build

Characters
Bruisers
• Starting Armor decreased to 15 from 25

Renegade
• Taunting enemies now feeds Renegades “Taunt Total”
• Taunt Duration increased to 3 seconds on all Taunt Skills
• Taunt Skills now increase number of enemies that can be taunted rather than increase duration
Life of the Party’s damage reduction is no longer capped. Damage reduction per taunted enemy reduced
Harsh Taunts now makes taunted enemies take more damage instead of applying flat damage when taunt is applied

Sharpshooters
• Starting Armor decreased to 10 from 25
• Starting Health decreased to 15 from 25
• Overdrive now removes your active weapons hip fire penalty, making it much more accurate

Nomad
• Starting Weapon changed to Scoped Pistol (previously Pistol)
• Weapon Upgrade changed to DMR (previously Scoped Pistol)
Highground now requires ADS and Weapon Damage to call in the satellite laser
Tracking Beam’s speed bonus greatly increased!

Specialist
• Starting Weapon changed to **Scoped Pistol **(previously DMR)
Hit Streak now builds on any consecutive hit and clears on miss
Hit Streak damage boost tuned to 0.5/1/2% per Hit Streak
Carryover now maintains Hit Streak on miss instead of target change

Matchmaking
• 2 Ways to Play
o Quick Play - Match make with other players
o Private Match - Play alone or with your friends!
• Discord Integration added! Invite your friends directly through Discord

Gameplay
• Twice the missions, twice the powers
• New boss, maps, weapons, enemies, and more!!!
o New boss: Brute Force
o New maps: Hero Dome and Bunker
o New power set: Force
o New weapons: Plasma Rifle, Burst Rifle, Grenade Launcher, Plasma Shotgun, Tripleshot, Deployers
o New enemies: Basic Scrap, Sticky Exploders, Slime Scrap, Troopers, Healer Drone
o New Pustule Hunt missions
o New items: Deployer Ammo Module, Deployer Armor Module, Deployer Recon Module, Stabilizer
• Taught Backbone some new tricks
• General weapon balance and tuning

March 23, 2022No Comments

Superior Build Notes 3/23/22

Tuning and Adjustments
• A Gala account is now required to play. The game is now accessible through the Gala website, and it's using an early version of our new patcher/launcher. Bonus: your in-game name is now your Gala display name instead of your PC name!
• Updated player progression flow in the bar. Juice no longer has to be manually inserted, but is proximity based.
• Updated skill trees for all characters
• Difficulty tuning
• Weapon tuning
• UI updates
• Updated some enemy and player animations
• Updated some VFX
• Multi-region matchmaking added so you’re more likely to be paired with someone on the same part of the planet as you.

Bug Fixes
• Updated melee behavior to more often swing in the direction you expect
• Spamming the perk button no longer gives you all the perks!
• Updated some errant dialogue and added a few new lines for the Bartender
• Vaulting into places and getting stuck shouldn’t happen as often
• Players should no longer get stuck in a falling animation
• Fire Jump will no longer sometimes send you to space
• Lots and lots of other small things!

Minspec:
OS: 64bit processor/OS (windows 10)
Memory: 8gb RAM
CPU: AMD ryzen 5 2600 / Intel i5-7500
GPU: AMD radeon rx 590 or NVidia GeForce GTX 1070
Storage: 10gb free disk space