Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.17060

    • Touch controls updated to work again and match iOS / Android.
    • Fixes to level geometry in Low versions of levels.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.16507

    • Fix for grabbing bug (esp. in Low Physics mode) where holding grab would sometimes never grab an object but just circle around it.
    • Correct bindings when using Xbox One Controller with Kernel 3.17 and later.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.16477

    • Fix for multiple crashes introduced in last update affecting Ending Credits level.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.16458

    • Level Quality setting. Uses PlayStation Vita versions of the levels to improve CPU/PhysX performance.
    • Shader Mode 'Low' setting that uses hardware skinning & instancing, but no lighting, for better GPU performance.
    • Fix an issue where tie count was improperly displayed in certain languages.
    • Minor optimizations from Vita/Xbox One port.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Fix for missing Russian "Shorts" menu translation.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.13414

    • Chinese language support
    • Japanese language support
    • Add helper forces and flashing lights for Kelp jungle gym area.
    • Adjust kitchen camera in Restaurant.
    Bug fixes
    • Properly clear Shorts levels checkpoint after completion.
    • Improve location of tie in tie screen.
    • Fix story timer best time.
    • Korean proofreading changes.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.12787

Bug Fixes
  • Added missing Polish translations of Shorts.
  • Added additional blocking volumes in Hospital for stability.
  • Remove first church tie as ghost tie.
  • Fix a bug where Objects that were previously jointed respawned,
    they would respawn objects they were previously jointed to.
  • Fix a bug where reset objects would have incorrect rotation.
  • Fix a bug where ragdoll body may disappear.
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.12737

  • Fix for Medical Mess Unicode character Watermelon Objective issue (German, Polish, Korean)
  • Fix for Russian subtitles not loading in Shorts
Community Announcements - devonsoft
Octodad: Dadliest Catch, Version 1.2.12729

  • Two new self-contained adventures (Dad Romance, Medical Mess).

  • Fix for possible save wipe in 1.2.12708
  • Story mode timer
  • Freeplay/Shorts levels will hold a temporary checkpoint even when game is shut down.
  • Multiple mice support for co-op
  • Collected ties will show up in replayed levels as ghost ties.

Community Translated Languages
  • Italian (Thanks to Enrico)

  • Added UI graphic to show levels with no ties (Shark Naked).
  • Hint at secret level in Freeplay menu.
  • No longer track times for credit levels.
  • Workshop levels are now sorted alphabetically by title.
  • Ability to ignore desktop resolution when factoring max supported resolution. (OctodadConfig.xml option only)
  • Optimizations / Bug Fixes
  • Improved skybox rendering performance
  • Reduce frame lag from objects attached to Octodad.
  • Prevent invisible objects falling through the floor upon becoming visible again.
  • Reduce complexity of character vision cone for detecting Octodad.
  • Reduce crashes that can occur when getting Octodad unstuck from geometry.
  • Reduce crashes that can occur when loading/unloading levels.

  • Borderless window mode now fills desktop resolution.

  • Fix crash when using Korean Language in Windowed mode.
  • Fix for custom ties rendering upside down on Octodad.

  • Borderless option removed
  • SDL2
    • Fullscreen is now a borderless window that takes up the whole screen (does not change desktop resolution).
    • Better second monitor behavior when using xinerama.
    • Desktop keyboard events no longer blocked (Alt-Tab, Volume, etc., Ubuntu 14.04 or later recommended)
  • Common resolutions provided in options even if monitor/xserver does not support them.
  • Fix for Sony DualShock 3 analog stick.
  • DualShock 3 now automatically detected and mapped.
  • Fix freeze when fullscreen losing focus but never sending gain focus event.
  • Fix freeze possibility by always forcing positive timestep.
  • 8x and 16x antialiasing removed from settings menu (can still be set in OctodadConfig.xml if desired but 8x and 16x seem to be buggy on a lot of cards)

  • Ability to move Octodad to match an animated pose.
  • Ability to concatenate character animations to Every*.X files with custom .X files.
  • Ability to have PhysicsObject use a different PhysicsObject to glow when within grabbing range.
  • Ability to toggle button status for PhysicsObjects.
  • Ability to clone velocity between two objects.
  • Textures will refresh in editor when reloaded from File Open dialog.
  • Ability to enable physics on ParticleObjects.
Community Announcements - devonsoft

If you had download 1.2.12708 we have pulled it to fix a possible save wipe bug. We will have a new update shortly to resolve this issue. If your free play unlocks were wiped already you can press and hold the right arrow key for 10 seconds in the free play menu to unlock all the levels.

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