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Killing Floor 2

Kittenmittens

Summer Update "Perilous Plunder" is Going Live!

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Avast ye landlubbers! The Horzine team is happy to present to you the seasonal Perilous Plunder update! Prepare yourselves to board into the dark facilities of Desolation. Light it up and search for any clue about the Patriarch. Also, loot with caution and test yourselves in the combat training room or firing range. Alongside this, we have some new weapons to introduce to everyone. By courtesy of the Horzine Research Group, we finished development of the HRG Kaboomstick and the HRG Teslauncher. But that's not all, the Glock 18c and the space pirate favorite, the Blunderbuss, will now be available for purchase. Use them to slay any scurvy Zed you find out there. Now, rise the Jolly Roger and let the plundering begin!

Edited: Event Ends on 7 / 7/ 2020 Fixed to reflect the correct date that was set internally. We apologize for the confusion and any inconvenience over the incorrect date previously given.


New Additions and Highlights...
Yoshiro

Killing Floor 2 PC Hotfix - Build 1100

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Notes:
  • Players may wish to delete their old launch logs as they may have become quite large due to excessive notifications. Logs are located in: ...Users\...\Documents\My Games\KillingFloor2\KFGame\Logs

Bug fixes included
  • Server browser filter issues have been improved (full/empty filter still may work incorrectly in certain situations)
    • Use the default filters to reset and make sure you can see servers or matchmake.
  • EGS server browser now shows servers with correct matchmaking version only
  • EGS Server browser log spam notifications have been removed
  • EGS certain edge case server names could cause problems on client (this was the log spam origin)

As always, thank you for your continued support!
Yoshiro

EGS PSA: Launch Issues

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Welcome to our new Epic Game Store players!

We are excited to see so many new faces join the Killing Floor community. With the launch of the EGS build we have confirmed a few issues and are working on a hotfix to address several of them in short order.

  • Players are getting non suppressed logs when looking at the EGS server browser which is leading to logs which are gigs large which are causing performance issues on the CPU and hard drive read/write speeds
  • Some players are having issues getting servers to show up or find match-made games even after making sure the game is allowed in security software. We are investigating and you can help out by participating in the bug report thread on this very subject: https://forums.tripwireinteractive....ion-investigation-thread.2336211/post-2342060
  • Players who try and filter the server browser or matchmaking games with any filters but the...
Kittenmittens

Killing Floor 2 - Steam/EGS PC 1099 Changelog

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New Additions and Highlights
  • Killing Floor 2 is now available on Epic Games Store in addition to Steam with Cross-Play and Cross Friend Invites available for unmodded ranked servers.
  • Epic Online Services (EOS) integrated into dedicated server framework to enable future Cross-Play capability between Steam and EGS players on stock unmodded servers
  • New In-Game Invite UI system that will enable Steam users to link an associated EGS account you own so that they can send their EGS friends invites to parties and server lobbies.
  • Replaced VOIP services for in-game chat to Vivox in order to enable Steam-EGS cross-platform VOIP within multiplayer matches and lobbies.



Please see our previous post regarding these changes for our FAQ in terms of how these changes will affect the experience going forward...
Yoshiro

Epic Online Services Beta - Build 1098

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New Additions and Highlights
  • Epic Online Services (EOS) integrated into dedicated server framework to enable future Cross-Play capability between Steam and EGS players on stock unmodded servers
  • New In-Game Invite UI system that will enable Steam users to link an associated EGS account you own so that they can send their EGS friends invites to parties and server lobbies.
  • Replaced VOIP services for in-game chat to Vivox in order to enable Steam-EGS cross-platform VOIP within multiplayer matches and lobbies.
    • Voice Settings have been changed to use an in-game UI solution in place of the Steam Overlay for Vivox in order to ensure functionality is platform agnostic.
Please see our previous post regarding these changes for our FAQ in terms of how these changes will affect the experience going forward...
Yoshiro

Killing Floor 2 - Epic Online Services Beta

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Hello Killing Floor Community,

It’s been our goal from the outset that Killing Floor 2 can be played and shared with as many players across the globe. To that end, we’re happy to announce that Killing Floor 2 will be coming soon to the Epic Games Store. To ensure that we don’t divide the PC player base, we’ve worked hard to enable cross-play and cross-invite between Steam and EGS versions of the game so that the entire PC community can play together. To enable this functionality you may notice there will be updates in-game to our Invite UI and that we have migrated our VOIP systems to utilize Vivox so that voice chat is possible across platforms. Additionally, for cross-play to function, we have leveraged the power of Epic’s Online Backend Services known as EOS into the PC version of the game as part of our matchmaking and server logic. We understand that we will raise some questions so we would like to be upfront with some of the big ones.

You mentioned Epic Online Services...
Kittenmittens

Perilous Plunder Double XP, Increased Drops and Sale!

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New Summer 2020 Cosmetic Bundles and Discounts on Steam:

20% Discount

  • Space Pirate Outfit Bundle $4.99 -> $3.99
  • Space Pirate Full Gear Bundle $14.99 -> $11.99
  • Perilous Plunder Weapon Bundle $14.99 -> $11.99
  • Premium Summer Sideshow Ticket $2.49 -> $1.99

25% Discount
  • Neon MKVI Weapon Skin Bundle Pack $7.99 -> $5.99
  • Retro Neon Gear Cosmetic Bundle $7.99 -> $5.99
  • Future Neon Gear Cosmetic Bundle $7.99 -> $5.99
  • Single & Dual Glock 18C Weapon Bundle $9.99 -> $7.49
  • Blunderbuss Weapon Bundle $9.99 -> $7.49

25% Discount across Bronze & Silver Bundle Tiers
17% Discount across Gold

($7.49, $14.99, $24.99)
  • Premium Summer Sideshow Ticket Bundle

Previously Released Item Discounts:

40% Discount - $2.49 -> $1.49

  1. Zed Killer USB Key
  2. Stories of War USB Key
  3. Cyberbone USB Key
  4. Horzine Issue USB...
Yoshiro

Killing Floor 2 Perilous Plunder beta 2 is now live

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To opt into this beta, join the "preview" branch available in the Beta drop down list. Admins will need to use the following SteamCMD flag:
  • app_update 232130 -beta preview

As this is a beta, this work is not necessarily representative of the final product. We will continue to refine, fix, and polish the update content for final release. Your feedback and issue reporting is invaluable towards helping our development in improving the overall experience with everything we make. We thank you for your feedback, time, and support in participating in this beta!

Event
Perilous Plunder
  • Avast ye landlubbers! The Horzine team is happy to present to you the seasonal Perilous Plunder update! Prepare yourselves to board into the dark facilities of Desolation. Light it up and search for any clue about the Patriarch. Also, loot with caution and test yourselves in the combat training room or firing range. Alongside this, we have some new...
Kittenmittens

Killing Floor 2 Perilous Plunder beta 1 (v.1094) is now live.

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To opt into this beta, join the "preview" branch available in the Beta drop down list. Admins will need to use the following SteamCMD flag:
  • app_update 232130 -beta preview

Event
Perilous Plunder
  • Avast ye landlubbers! The Horzine team is happy to present to you the seasonal Perilous Plunder update! Prepare yourselves to board into the dark facilities of Desolation. Light it up and search for any clue about the Patriarch. Also, loot with caution and test yourselves in the combat training room or firing range. Alongside this, we have some new weapons to introduce to everyone. By courtesy of the Horzine Research Group, we finished development of the HRG Kaboomstick and the HRG Teslauncher. Use them to slay any scurvy Zed you find out there. Now, rise the Jolly Roger and let the plundering begin!
  • Beta 1 Start 5/14/2020, Beta 2 Start 5/26/2020 (Dates are subject to change)

New Additions and Highlights
  • ...
Kittenmittens

Merc Report - More Explosions, More Bullets

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Hello Mercs,

Last week we gave you intel on an old outpost that may have information on the Patriarch’s whereabouts. We won’t be sending you empty-handed. Horzine research and design has a few new additions for you to consider adding to your arsenal.


For the Demolitionists out there that are always asking “What else can we blow up, and how?”, we have the new HRG Kaboomstick. Fans of the HX25 Pistol will appreciate the increased pellets, double the magazine size. It has an alt-fire for even more boom when firing both barrels at once. Perfect for clearing away those pesky Zeds that have come in a little too close for your liking... and arming distance!


For the Berzerkers, a new ranged weapon. The HRG Teslauncher fires microwave rounds and has an alt-fire guaranteed to give mercs a shockingly good time. This assault rifle...
Yoshiro

Merc Report - Improving Field Conditions

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Mercs,

As part of our efforts to continuously improve your in-field experience, the techs have lined up some enhancements across your perk abilities, arsenal as well as UI!

Starting with the Seeker Six and Mac10, two weapons that were not getting much field usage. The Seeker Six projectiles are getting a larger explosive radius as well as a slight damage increase combined with a reduced arming distance. This will allow for better trash clearing and nearer explosions, with some risk. The weight is also being reduced to see if this helps it better fit into loadouts.

The Mac 10 is getting a price reduction, sliding it more into a tier between 2 and 3 to better match its current performance against other perk weaponry. This should make it a good choice for Firebugs and Swats looking to step up their firepower a little sooner. As part of this change, we will likely be doing some minor upgrades to its damage and incapacitation power as well.

The following Perk skills are also...
Yoshiro

Merc Report - It's A Jungle Out There

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Mercenaries,

Apologies for any confusion, but our previous messaging headers have been co-opted by corporate for some other campaign! If you have nice things, the wonderful team at the main Horzine office is always there to take them (and the credit)... But we digress.

We have intel about your next field locale, which looks to be one of our older black ops complexes. Thought “lost” both in the literal and figurative terms, we’ve found some trace evidence that this may have been done on purpose by the Good Dr, the Patriarch. As they say, science finds a way.


You know what that means, go in, hit the ground running, and find out anything there is to know and report back. This facility features an exterior loading zone and helipad, with an extensive, multi-level interior. If you are a clever merc, you may just be able to get the generators back on. Survival of any intel and assets is a priority and...
Kittenmittens

Update on Recent Purchase Issues on Console

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We are aware of recent issue affecting one of our partners that has resulted in purchase issues. We are working closely with them to make sure this is resolved as soon as possible. Please fill out a support ticket in the event that we may need to manually grant any missing items.

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for you patience. Please watch this thread for any additional information.
Yoshiro

Neon Nightmares Double XP, Increased Drops and Sale is extended!

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Featured Key and Discounts:

Overview:

  • Up to 25% off on all New Spring 2020 Items
  • Up to 50% off everything December 2019 and Prior

New Spring 2020 Cosmetic Bundles and Discounts:

20% Discount
  • Spectre HRG Weapon Skin Bundle Pack $4.99 -> $3.99
  • Premium Cyberpunk Ticket $2.49 -> $1.99

25% Discount
  • Jaeger MKII Weapon Skin Bundle Pack $7.99 -> $5.99
  • Compound Bow $9.99 -> $7.49

25% Discount across Bronze & Silver Bundle Tiers
17% Discount across Gold


($7.49, $14.99, $24.99)
  • Premium Cyberpunk Ticket Bundle
  • Horzine Supply Crate | Series Loco

Previously Released Item Discounts:

40% Discount - $2.49 -> $1.49

  1. Zed Killer USB Key
  2. Stories of War USB Key
  3. Cyberbone USB Key
  4. Horzine Issue USB Key
  5. DragonFire USB Key
  6. Horzine Supply Crate Key |...
Yoshiro

Spring Update "Neon Nightmares" Is Here!

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Event
Neon Nightmares
  • Liven up the night and make it bright with the Neon Nightmares update! Check out our new Cyber Rave cosmetic lineup that will be sure to light up any Zed party you throw! Take a trip down the multiple levels of Biolapse and take advantage of its layouts and traps to give those pesky Zeds a run for their own dosh. Want to impress your friends by throwing them the best Zed-killing soiree? Horzine has just the thing for you! Try the new HRG Incendiary Rifle and Compound Bow. They’ll surely bring the heat and the freeze. Party long and hard on the killing floor!
  • Event Ends on 4 / 21 / 2020

New Additions and Highlights
  • 1 New Community Map

    • Biolapse
      • Compatible with Survival and...
Yoshiro

Neon Nightmares Beta 2 Is Now Live!

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To opt into this beta, join the "preview" branch available in the Beta drop down list. Admins will need to use the following SteamCMD flag:
  • app_update 232130 -beta preview

As this is a beta, this work is not necessarily representative of the final product. We will continue to refine, fix, and polish the update content for final release. Your feedback and issue reporting is invaluable towards helping our development in improving the overall experience with everything we make. We thank you for your feedback, time and support in participating in this beta!

Event
Neon Nightmares
  • Liven up the night and make it bright with the Neon Nightmares update! Take a trip down the multiple levels of Biolapse and take advantage of its layouts and traps to give those pesky Zeds a run for their own dosh. Want to impress your friends by throwing them the best Zed-killing soiree? Horzine has just the thing for you! Try the new HRG Incendiary Rifle...
Yoshiro

Spring Update: Neon Nightmares Beta 1 Is Here!

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PC Build #: 1091

March 2020 Beta 1 Changelog

To opt into this beta, join the "preview" branch available in the Beta drop down list. Admins will need to use the following SteamCMD flag:
  • app_update 232130 -beta preview

As this is a beta, this work is not necessarily representative of the final product. We will continue to refine, fix, and polish the update content for final release. Your feedback and issue reporting is invaluable towards helping our development in improving the overall experience with everything we make. We thank you for your feedback, time and support in participating in this beta!

Event
Neon Nightmares
  • Liven up the night and make it bright with the Neon Nightmares update! Take a trip down the multiple levels of Biolapse and take advantage of its layouts and traps to give those pesky Zeds a run for their own dosh. Want to impress your friends by throwing them the best Zed-killing soiree? Horzine has just the...
Kittenmittens

What We Are Up To - A Piercing Freeze

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Hello everyone,

Today we wanted to go over some upcoming Perk and weapon changes that we feel will improve gameplay and player choice, as always, please let us know if we are on the right track!

The design team has been looking at Perk skills that are fairly lopsided in terms of player choice and has worked on updating their counterparts to make them more viable. These are currently:
  • (Berserker) ZED TIME - Berserker Rage: The heal percentage, fear radius, and fear duration are increased.
  • (Survivalist) ZED TIME - Lockdown: Knockdown, stumble, and stun rates are maxed to better guarantee one will trigger on most Zeds.
  • (Gunslinger) Line em’ Up: Additional penetration will be added to all Gunslinger weapons. The bullets will be able to penetrate through Zeds when they previously could not, depending on the Zed shot.
  • (Firebug) Ground Fire: This now applies to the ground fires generated by the Dragonsbreath, Spitfires, and Molotovs.

And a weapon that is also...
Yoshiro

What We Are Up To - Fire Downrange

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Firebugs, we here at Horzine have been informed about your burning need for more scintillating weaponry. Today we want to share two ways you’ll be burning up the competition for Zed kills in the near future.

Ever noticed when fighting a Zed horde that new ones tend to replace the ones you just killed, often in the same place? What if you left them a fiery present? The lab coats have been tooling around with the ammunition for the Dragonsbreath over the last few weeks, and they’ve come up with an upgrade.


Soon to be deployed for field testing, each fiery round is now guaranteed to leave ground fire at the site of impact (either directly, or where you hit a Zed). Helping the team lockdown that chokepoint? Switch weapons no more as you continue to blast away creating pools of fire to thin out the herd.

Another prototype from the HRG team is also on the way to help you reach out and burn some...
Yoshiro

What We Are Up To - Lapsed Judgment

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Perhaps we should not have come here”, was the thought on the top of the mercs minds as they entered deeper and deeper into the facility. New clues were the lure that brought them here, the supposed site of one of Dr. Clamely’s favorite offices to work out of when he was more... human-like. But perhaps that, like so many other leads, was just another trap.

Biolapse by Delta-Ranger, took First Place in the Non-Survival mapping contest and is the next community map joining the official rotation. Biolapse is a Holdout style map where players clear floor by floor before moving on to the next. Featuring a wide array of rooms, players will soon discover that the doors they locked behind them may soon be blocking their hasty “suddenly planned” retreat.



We’ll have more to share with the mercs...