DayZ Standalone Experimental Patch Released Following Short Delay

By   /   Jan 20, 2014

The previously promised experimental patch was released for DayZ today following a short delay.

While there a number of fixes and changes included, the major highlight is the end of being able to pack backpacks inside backpacks. A shotgun and hacksaw have also been added to loot spawners.

You can read the official changelog below.

Fixed

  • Niosh mask (respirator) inventory size fixed to 1/1 slot.
  • Missing strings for BE popup for alternate languages, set to English while translations are being done.
  • Reduced dispersion of FNX45 (from 0.05 to 0.03)
  • Balanced stomach capacity,
  • Added stuffed notifier (instead of sickness when full up)
  • Eating and drinking animations properly set for tablets/disinfectants
  • Version number in server browser and details
  • Saline transfusion doesn’t refill full blood
  • Charcoal and Tetracycline tablets won’t give sick badge if you aren’t actually sick
  • Player aim run speed updated, weapon position changed and improved for first person view
  • Glitches on right hand while moving and while giving taunt fixed
  • Players can’t pile backpacks inside of another backpacks, backpack-inception style. You can only put one backpack inside of another backpack if the backpack that is being put inside is empty.
  • Magnum speedloader should be spawning now
  • Number of backpacks spawning lowered
  • Number of .357 Pythons spawning lowered.
  • Number of M4A1s spawning lowered
  • Dead character cleanup performed at 10 minutes past deathRemoved scripted server teleporting check as now managed by engine

New

  • Editable character name in main menu
  • Hive, mode and time columns in server browser
  • Database support for sub hives. (Sub-private, Hardcore/Regular public)
  • DayZServer.exe support for sub hives.
  • Signature verification against PBOs
  • Added shotgun speedloader into loot spawns
  • Added box of 20 pieces .357 rounds into loot spawns
  • Added color variants of all shoes into loot spawns
  • Added Hiking pants (both long and short ones) and Canvas pants including their color variants into loot spawns
  • Added hacksaw into the loot spawns
  • Added shotgun into loot spawns
  • Berry picking
  • Added Hacksaw into loot spawns
  • Saw-off shotgun recipe
  • Opening cans with saw
  • Painting Mosin now supported w/ spraypaint
  • Added spraypaint can into loot spawns
  • Coastal harbor town of Svetloyarsk (and surrounding areas)

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