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Team Fortress 2 Update Released

October 29, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:
Scream Fortress 2013 has arrived

  • Help settle the score in one of the longest running feuds in Mann history
  • Comic and additional information available on the website (http://www.teamfortress.com/bazbobarrabus)
  • Scream Fortress 2013 runs until Nov 11, 2013
  • Added New Halloween Map Helltower
    • Equip a spell book and cast spells against your enemies
    • Spells can be found by pushing the cart, killing enemies and during the Witching hour
    • The Clocktower contains powerful magic during the Witching hour
    • Win the race to start mega healed in the final battle for your prize
  • Granting Spellbook Magazine to all players who launch TF2 during Scream Fortress
  • Added over 100 Halloween tagged items from the TF2 Steam workshop
  • Added Spooky Crate and Spooky Key to drop list and Mann co Store respectively
  • Added class Transmogrifier's to covert Scream Fortress 2013 items of one type to another
  • Added item Enchantment: Eternaween
  • Enabled Halloween event maps in quick play
  • Enabled Halloween gifts on Halloween event maps
  • Enabled Halloween Spell Potions
  • Enabled Mann Vs Machine event map Wave 666 in bootcamp
  • Enabled Halloween themed Unusual Effects to be found from Mann Co Supply Crates
  • Haunted Quality Items can now be listed on the Steam Market place
Map : Ghost Fort
  • Lowered Merasmus's base health
Weapon Changes
  • Medic's Crusader Crossbow now silently reloads when unholstered, similar to Pyro flaregun
  • Fixed the charge rate for the Bazaar Bargain when the player has 0 heads
  • In PvP Medics can now see the clip status of a patientís active weapon
Item Fixes
  • Updated The Air Raider so it can be painted correctly
  • Updated The Bone Dome so it doesn't hide Pyro backpack
  • Strange Part: Kills While Ubercharged can no longer be applied to Strange Equalizers and Escape Plans
  • Fixed the backpack panel using the wrong "drop_sound" when items are moved around
Virtual Reality changes
  • Improved readability of the UI in VR
  • Removed the IPD calibration tool. TF2 will now obey the Oculus configuration file. Use the Oculus calibration tool in your SDK or install and run "OpenVR" under Tools in Steam to calibrate your IPD.
  • Added dropdown to enable VR mode in the Video options. Removed the -vr command line option.
  • Added the ability to switch in and out of VR mode without quitting the game
  • By default VR mode will run full screen. To switch back to a borderless window set the vr_force_windowed convar.
  • Added support for VR mode on Linux
Misc Bug Fixes
  • Fixed an exploit that allowed unlimited uses of noisemaker items
  • Fixed not being able to earn the Brotherhood of Steel achievement in MvM (play with 5 friends)
  • Fixed the camera target not always being visible when using the replay editor
  • Removed some servers that forged player counts from quickplay and the server browser

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

October 10, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added the Fall 2013 Acorns Crate Key
  • Added the Fall 2013 Gourd Crate Key
  • Automated craft bots can no longer craft high-value items (i.e., hats)
  • Fixed Nessie's Nine Iron missing gameplay description
  • Fixed exploit that allowed dead players to attack living players
  • Fixed disguised Blue team Spies showing blue health particles over their heads when disguised as the Red team
  • Fixed the Sandvich meter being drawn in the HUD when the Sandvich is not equipped
  • Fixed a bug that would cause some players to be unable to change their active item preset
  • Strange Part: Kills with a Taunt Attack can now be applied to Strange Knives and Fists
  • Strange Part: Kills While Explosive-Jumping and Strange Part: Posthumous Kills can now be applied to The Loose Cannon

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

October 3, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed the Demoman charge sound being played multiple times simultaneously

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

October 2, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added the Fall 2013 Acorns Crate #72
  • Added the Fall 2013 Gourd Crate #73
  • Added a new promo item: The Grandmaster
  • Fixed several bugs that would cause inconsistent behavior when switching between or modifying loadout presets
  • Fixed a bug that would cause modifying (i.e., painting, renaming) an item to break loadout presets involving that item
  • Fixed the Ubersaw taunt attack using the incorrect deathnotice image
  • Fixed the Demoman charge sound being clipped by the weapon crit sound
  • Fixed being able to incorrectly earn the Scout achievement "Retire the Runner" by killing a Heavy who had just eaten The Buffalo Steak Sandvich
  • Updated Hardy Laurel for the Soldier and Engineer so it doesn't float on their heads
  • Updated the Summer Shades and Professor Speks so they don't float in the air during Sniper taunts
  • Updated Cp_Granary
    • Added nobuild and clipping to fix exploits above the forward spawns
    • Adjusted player shadows to reduce shadows casting through walls
    • Skybox rendering fixes

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 23, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Strange misc-slot items that are tradable can now be listed on the Steam Community Market
  • Updated The Bearded Bombardier and The Bolted Bombardier so they can be equipped with glasses
Community request:
  • Added modelscale and SetModelScale input to Studiomodel so map authors can use them to scale models

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 18, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed the "Halloween 2013" tag overlapping with the "Sound Device" tag in the Steam Workshop publish UI

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 18, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added a new tag "Halloween 2013" to the Steam Workshop publish UI
  • Fixed the Flex target preview in the Steam Workshop item import tool
  • Fixed The Professor's Pineapple not drawing correctly for players in DirectX8
  • Updated the teamplay_round_win event to fill out the winreason and flagcaplimit fields

    Notes missed from Monday's update:
  • Updated Sentry Busters in Mann vs. Machine mode to damage teammates when they explode
  • Switched Windows clients to use SDL 2.0 for controller support which enables hot-plugging controllers and configuring them through Steam Big Picture settings

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 16, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a noclip exploit related to dueling and coaching
  • Fixed clients not being able to run on WindowsXP
  • Fixed The Filamental displaying the burning material in DirectX8
  • Fixed an exploit that allowed Strange counters to be incremented negatively
  • Fixed The Crusader's Crossbow healing teammates with The Equalizer or The Escape Plan deployed
  • Fixed The Expert's Ordnance, The Hibernating Bear, and The Medieval Medic item sets not listing their associated hats
  • Updated The Sticky Jumper to only allow 2 active stickybombs at a time
  • Updated The Rump-o'-Lantern
    • Fixed stock Medic not being able to equip it
    • Fixed not using the correct materials when equipped by the Medic

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 9, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a client crash related to initializing the input system for the Mac version

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 5, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a client crash related to completing Mann vs. Machine missions

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

September 3, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added the ability to double-click available items in the Chemistry Set UI to automatically fill in slots
  • Fixed clients not always seeing a warning when using not-tradable items in Chemistry Sets
  • Fixed not-tradable Strangifiers not applying the not-tradable status to the item they are used on
  • Fixed taunt kills with the Gunslinger not counting towards "Taunt Kills" strange scores
  • Fixed a bug where the Marked For Death icon would appear over the head of the local player
  • Fixed seeing stretched polygons for some items in the HUD 3D Character

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

August 28, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed the Linux dedicated server failing to run on older Linux versions
  • Fixed the HUD 3D Character causing other HUD items to sometimes disappear
  • Fixed a client HUD crash when Spies disguise as a class that has a non-active weapon like the Chargin' Targe
  • Fixed an outdated tip for the Quick-Fix
  • Fixed a shadow bug for the Warrior's Spirit

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

August 27, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Fixed a client crash caused by using custom HUD files

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

August 27, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added Chemistry Sets as a bonus drop. Chemistry Sets are recipe items that have varying inputs and varying outputs. You can complete a Chemistry Set by fulfilling all of its inputs, which will then give you the items it has listed in its outputs.
  • The in-game player status panel has been updated to show an animated image of your character with their current loadout
    • Can be disabled in Advanced Options
  • Added Romevision sharing: anyone playing Mann vs. Machine on the same server with an owner of the Hardy Laurel can now opt-in to Romevision
    • Manage your Romevision preference in the Advanced Options dialog
  • Fixed a bug that would prevent Jarate and Mad Milk from applying to all targets within range
  • Fixed a bug that would cause the Marked For Death icon to stay in the world after the owning player died
  • Fixed a bug that would allow Spies to exploit the Kunai's higher overheal limit
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the Medigun's "Share Power Ups" upgrade from working correctly in Mann vs. Machine mode
  • Fixed a bug that would cause the last few characters of text to be lost when copying text from input fields
  • Fixed a client sv_cheats exploit related to the commentary dialog
  • Fixed a problem that would cause the shotgun shell model to appear incorrectly third-person when using the Family Business
  • Improved bot pathing behavior around ramps
  • Bots can now reflect energy-based projectiles
  • Fixed incorrect alpha in the backpack images for the Valley Forge and the Founding Father
  • The Foppish Physician and the Distinguished Rogue are now paintable and are team-colored by default
  • Added server log entries for jarate_attack and milk_attack when using Jarate, Mad Milk, or the Sydney Sleeper
  • Fixed using an incorrect path for downloaded custom player sounds
  • Fixed duplicate support/mission icons in the Mann vs. Machine HUD
  • Don't allow players without admin access on the server to use the various entity-creating commands to create point_servercommand entities
  • Updated cp_egypt_final
    • Fixed players building inside of Blu's first spawn
  • Updated cp_manor_event
    • Fixed players building in rafters
  • Updated cp_mountainlab
    • Fixed clip brush exploit above hallway leading toward final cap
    • Fixed exploit where players could be trapped in small space near final cap using teleporters
  • Updated plr_hightower
    • Added nobuild to cliff bottom to prevent engineers building in the kill volume
  • Removed Salvage Crate #50
  • Removed Mann Co Supply Crate #56
  • Added Mann Co Select Reserve Crate #60
  • Added Mann Co Supply Crate #71
  • Updated the localization files

Team Fortress 2 Update Released

August 20, 2013 - TF2 Team

An update to Team Fortress 2 has been released. The update will be applied automatically when you restart Team Fortress 2. The major changes include:

  • Added Total War: Rome II "Romevision" promo for Mann vs. Machine mode
  • Updated the localization files