Archive

Higby Talks XP and Base Tunnels for PlanetSide 2

Posted Wed, Jan 09, 2013 by Martuk

SOE is back from holiday vacation and that means it’s time to get back to work on PlanetSide 2. Matt Higby recently posted his first missive of the year to the PlanetSide 2 forums to lay out some of the big changes on the way for the game, which should help improve the combat game quite a bit.

PS2-Tunnels

The addition of tunnels should help encourage ground combat in bases over vehicle spam.

The update will include performance tweaks that should help lower end GPUs. One big item in the works relates to XP distribution and values. A new dynamic XP system is being implemented, which will make players with more kills on their current life worth more XP. Talk about painting a target on your forehead. Additional tweaks to XP distribution will also be made that will provide partial damage XP for vehicles, a better display of XP sources, and a rebalance of XP rewards for support tasks. Some other things you’ll be seeing include server transfer tokens, the addition of the new SMG weapon for all empires, base changes, AA improvements, a short invulnerability period for re-spawning players and more.

Read Higby’s full post for all the latest details. SOE boss John Smedley also stated via Twitter that we should see the 6-month plan for PlanetSide 2 sometime after this week. And yes, that's a vague when so stay tuned and we'll post it when it goes up.

Source: PlanetSide 2 Update

Green Power International was established in early 2002 in close cooperation with MWM GmbH (formerly Deutz Power System GmbH).
H2S Scrubber
Clean power
Mine gas
CHPC

KCR said that he had met the Congress chief just to thank her for the Telangana decision.”No politics was discussed,” KCR said after his meeting with Gandhi although he maintained, at the same time, that the AICC General Secretary in-charge of Andhra Pradesh, Digvijay Singh would be in touch with him.

PS2-Amerish-Revamp.jpg

One war zone on Auraxis just got a hot new revamp. All it needs now is a little red to decorate.

Video, News, Official Announcements
Fri, Feb 21, 2014
Martuk
PlanetSide2-EQN-Decal.jpg

SOE’s EverQuest community event is being held today and PlanetSide 2 is giving away a free decal to celebrate.

Images, News, Official Announcements
Fri, Jan 31, 2014
Martuk
PS2-Galaxies.jpg

New PlanetSide 2 spawn options lets players respawn in some vehicles owned and occupied by fellow squad members.

News, Official Announcements
Thu, Jan 30, 2014
Martuk
TTHNewsweek

This week in the news SOE clears up subscription confusion, Razer makes a LEGO PC, Titanfall's player limit draws fire, and Undead Labs rises.

Features
Sat, Jan 11, 2014
Martuk

News from around the 'Net