Community Announcements - Kimiko


Tabletop Simulator was nominated for the “Game Within A Game” award on Steam and today is the day! Voting is only for 24 hours so cast your vote here!

Thanks for your support and be sure to help spread the word!
Community Announcements - Kimiko


It's that time of year again, the Steam Holiday Sale!

Tabletop Simulator is 50% off for both the individual and 4-packs.

All of our DLCs (other than the newest ones) are 30-50% off.

We're also excited to find out that Tabletop Simulator was nominated for the "Game Within A Game" award and you'll be able to vote on Dec. 27th, so be sure to come back then!

Here's wishing everyone a very Happy Holidays and thank you for your support!
Community Announcements - Kimiko
This is the probably the longest we’ve gone without an update, so thanks for your patience! We’re all set up in our new little studio in Austin, TX and while we’re not completely situated, we’re happy to be in one place! We’re still looking for programmers, so if you’re in the area (must live in Austin already!), then please send us your info.

Our latest DLC Tiny Epic Western by Gamelyn Games is now live! Tiny Epic Western marks the 4th game from Gamelyn Games we have released. We’re looking forward to seeing what else the future holds.

We have made some major changes to our Games menu which now houses the default “Classic” games, DLCs, Workshop mods and Saves. You can now easily find all your games in one spot along with thumbnails! We can finally get rid of those old ugly Workshop and Save/Load menus! We have also updated the Top menu and ESC menu, with more changes to come!

This will be our last update of 2016 as we go home for the holidays. We wish you all a very happy holiday and we look forward to seeing you next year. Lots more great things to come in 2017, including updates to VR and getting Oculus Touch users up and running.



New DLC - Tiny Epic Western
  • In Tiny Epic Western, you are the boss! And upon your boss card, you will keep track of your posse and your influence.
  • Now available for $4.99 with a 10% launch discount.
  • 1-4 players, Ages 13 and up.
  • Only the host needs to own the DLC for everyone to play.



Games Menu Overhaul
  • Updated the Games menu to be more user friendly.
  • New Games menu showcases the base "Classic" games, the DLCs, your Workshop mods you've subscribed to and your Saved games.
  • Each section highlights the first games listed on each respective list.
  • When you click on one of the categories, you will see your games listed in a grid style in default order.
  • Workshop and Saved games are now shown with a thumbnail.
  • Old save files will not have a thumbnail until resaved.
  • Pages have been implemented so you can easily scroll through the different pages without having one continuous scroll.
  • Unowned DLCs will have a lock icon.
  • Depending on the game category, you can sort by Name, Random, Date Released, Recently updated games, the Slot number, and the Date created.
  • This is still a work in progress as we add more features to the menu, like creating folders and favorites. If you have suggestions, please post them below.



Hover over a game for different options:

WORKSHOP
  • Info - Opens up workshop page in overlay .
  • Expand - Lets you open up and see what is in each mod.
  • Delete - Will both unsubscribe to the mod and delete the files from your computer.

SAVES
  • Overwrite - Will overwrite the existing saved game.
  • Expand - Lets you open up and see what is in each save.
  • Delete - Deletes the saved game.
  • To create a new save, click on GAMES, SAVES and then press the CREATE button.
  • When you save a game, an image will be taken based on where your camera is facing and this will become your thumbnail image.



Top Bar and ESC menu Overhaul
  • Updated Top Bar menu & icons to give it a cleaner and more streamlined look.
  • Each icon represents a category and either a window will pop up or you will get a drop down menu with more options.
  • This helps keep everything more organized and quicker to find what you’re looking for.
  • ESC menu has also been updated to reflect the new UI changes.
  • You can bring up the menu by pressing the ESC key or pressing the menu icon on the Top Bar.
  • To change your color and team, you can now find this by clicking on your name in the top right.



UI Improvements
  • Fixed some UI elements not being as sharp as they should have been (especially noticeable on text).
  • Improved the sharpness of the hover tooltip.
  • Color picker: Fixed drop shadow, added tooltips, adjusted placement.
  • Search Menu: Fixed clipping.
  • Fixed and cleaned up miscellaneous UI elements.



High Quality Screenshots
  • You can now take high quality screenshots of your games at twice resolution and x8 msaa.
  • The UI is ignored, so you don’t need to worry about turning it off.
  • Press SHIFT + F11 to take the pictures.
  • Screenshots are located in your Documents/My Games/Tabletop Simulator/Screenshots folder.



Darkrock Ventures Improvements
  • Fixed scaling on Research Deck.
  • Changed grey pips to black on the mining dice for easier readability.
  • Reference Card is now able to be Alt Zoomed.



Spirits of the Rice Paddy Improvements
  • The Water Tokens custom bag is now a normal bag, not an Infinite one, and contains the correct limited number of Water Tokens for a legal game.
  • Various pieces have been drawn from their bags to form piles beside the main board for the convenience of players when a game begins.
  • Each player's starting Laborer, Gate, Wall and Rock Tokens have been added to their areas to reduce set-up time.
  • The player-color-marked pieces set before each of the four Spirit-Card slopes at the back of the table have been moved forward to reduce interference with cards.
  • The tray for the Rice Token-bags has been moved forward to be more convenient to reach.
  • The bags for Laborer, Growth and Livestock Tokens, and for Achievement Tiles, have been moved forward to be more convenient to reach.
  • The offering-bowl object containing the Water Tokens bag has been moved to the other side of the table for convenience.
  • The reflective setting on the Round Marker piece has been altered slightly to make it appear more authentically wooden and less shiny.
  • The scale of the Water Tokens has been reduced slightly to make them more manageable on the player-boards.

Other DLC Improvements
  • Added information to the Notebook’s Key Points about the corridors in the Wizard’s Academy DLC.
  • Fixed typo for the “Acolyte” character sheet in the Darkest Night DLC.
  • Fixed spacing in the tooltip for the “Anna & Wojtek” figurine in the Scythe DLC.

Improvements
  • Added a tooltip in the chat settings to include a link to the global chat rules.
  • In global chat your name is highlighted purple when someone mentions you.
  • Added Peek option under Modifiers in the Help Menu.

Fixes
  • Fixed issue when searching objects would add random snap points.
  • Fixed zombie search icon getting stuck on object.
  • Fixed issue where blindfolded users were able to see peek and card search indicators.
  • Fixed issue with Tutorial being stuck on ? mark stage because ESC Help Menu didn't work.
  • Fixed issue with loading a new save not clearing out any drawings from the previous save or game.
  • Fixed search clipping on different aspect ratios.
  • Fixed search lighting being too bright.
  • Fixed issue with Tooltip getting stuck on pointer.
  • Fixed issue when searching a bag that contains a custom infinite bag.

Stay up to date on development by following us on Twitter and Facebook!
Community Announcements - Kimiko
You guys have all been talking about it, so we thought we'd help spread the word!

Tabletop Simulator is a game, or rather a platform where you can do a multitude of things, but one of them is being able to play any kind of board, card and tabletop game you can think of. There are thousands of great mods on the Workshop along with 15 classics and 20 (with a lot more on the way) DLCs you can play.

To vote just go to our store page and choose "Nominate this game for an award". Choose "The Game Within A Game" award and voila! We'll see what happens. Nominations close on November 29th.



Thanks for your support and don't forget you can still get TTS and all our DLCs for 30-50% off!

http://store.steampowered.com/app/286160/

Community Announcements - Kimiko


Tabletop Simulator is 50% off during Steam's Autumn Sale! You can get both the individual and the 4-pack at this discounted price.

http://store.steampowered.com/app/286160

Additionally, our DLCs are on sale for 30-50% off!

Here's wishing everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving, no matter where you live!

Sale ends November 29th at 10am PST.
Community Announcements - Kimiko
Happy Halloween! It’s that time of year again and while this is a small update, we’ve got some great things in the works.

First up, our latest DLC, Darkrock Ventures by Magic Meeple Games is now available with a 10% launch discount!

Darkrock Ventures is a worker placement board game about deep-space asteroid mining. Each player takes control of their own Asteroid Mining operation with little more than a ship and a skeleton crew. Corporate Sponsors are assigned to give each player some resources or credits to start the game with and then it is a race to extract as much wealth from the Asteroid as you can before the game ends when the Asteroid is nearly depleted.


Our next focus will be on overhauling the weaker parts of our UI. Here’s a sneak peek of what’s to come.


This isn’t complete yet, but you’ll have a menu just like this for your Workshop Mods and Saves as well. And the game you are hovering over will stand out a bit more, like in the gif below. Let us know what you think!




It may be some time until our next update, as we are finally getting our game dev studio all situated in Austin, TX. If you’re a game developer in Austin and would like to work with us, please send your resume to business@berserk-games.com.


DLC - Darkrock Ventures
  • Darkrock Ventures by Magic Meeple Games is now live!
  • 2-5 players with a solo variant, ages 14 and up.
  • Available for $5.99 with a 10% launch discount.
  • Only the host needs to own the DLC.



Wizard’s Academy Improvements
  • Added names to cards that didn't have them.
  • Fixed spelling errors in tool tips.
  • Fixed some punctuation in the Notebook.


Viticulture Improvements
  • Added link to the rulebook in the Notebook.
  • Unlocked white starting pieces.


UI Improvements
  • Improved draggable windows look and clarity.
  • Drop shadow added on focused window.
  • Improved window focus recognition.
  • Swapped out all background menus for an improved look.
  • Improved look of close buttons.




Fixes
  • Fixed issue with drawing on interactable = false objects not working.
  • Fixed pointer position on interactable = false objects not being aligned properly.
  • Fixed custom model and custom tile sharing an image together having messed up aspect ratios.
  • Fixed issue with tabs influencing other windows


Stay up to date on development by following us on Twitter and Facebook!

Community Announcements - Kimiko


Tabletop Simulator is 50% off on Steam for the week!

http://store.steampowered.com/app/286160

Additionally, our DLCs are on sale for 30-50% off!

Sale ends on Monday, October 24th at 10am PST.
Community Announcements - Kimiko
Here’s a quick patch as we’ll be heading to Seattle next week for Steam Dev Days.

Our latest DLC, Spirits of the Rice Paddy by Ape Games is now in Tabletop Simulator! Spirits of the Rice Paddy is a strategy game, where you must compete with fellow rice farmers to construct and tend rice paddies. Available now for $5.99.

We have also added some improvements to both global chat and scripting.

We’re always listening to your feedback, so be sure to always post your suggestions on our official forums or in the pinned thread in our sub-reddit.



DLC - Spirits of the Rice Paddy
  • Spirits of the Rice Paddy by Ape Games has been released!
  • Now available for $5.99 with a 10% launch discount.
  • 2-4 players, ages 13 and up.
  • Only the host needs to own the DLC.



Global Chat Improvements
  • Developer and Moderator tags added to Global Chat [DEV] & [MOD].
  • Developers now show up as red and Moderators are now orange.
  • The bot Berserk will show up as red but without any tags.
  • Fixed Global Chat mods/devs coloring not working consistently.

Scripting Improvements
  • Added setCustomObject() getCustomObject() assetbundle, image_secondary.
  • Added AssetBundle trigger and looping effects.
  • Improved the look of smaller scripting buttons to allow smaller sizes and reduced pixelations at further away zooming.
  • Fixed issue with scripting button at zero size not hiding for clients.



Improvements
  • Peek now works in searching, so you can see the front and backs of objects.
  • Improved icon indicators for Peek and Search for better tracking.
  • More hover over icons have been added to dice, RPG figurines, the clock and effects for AssetBundles.

Fixes
  • Fixed issue with Broadcast messages getting stuck on screen if disabling the UI with F11.
  • Fixed issue with Viticulture DLC colors of textures being off.
  • Fixed text in tooltip for Automa cards in Viticulture DLC.
  • Fixed issue with AssetBundle physics material setting not working.
  • Fixed issue with Particle effects not triggering with TTSAssetBundleEffects.
  • Fixed issue with custom model flying up when removed from bags.
  • Fixed issue with Vector and Paint tool being seen in solid hidden zones at certain camera angles.

Stay up to date on development by following us on Twitter and Facebook!
Community Announcements - Kimiko
Another quick update for you this week to release our latest DLC, Tiny Epic Defenders, a cooperative board game! In Tiny Epic Defenders, players must select their class and work together to defend the foreboding horde and slay the Epic Foe. Now available for only $4.99!

In addition, we have added a new Peek feature, where you can look at the backside of cards and other objects!

Thanks the great community feedback, we were able to correct mistakes that came up in our Viticulture DLC. Remember to let us know if you encounter any issues as we’ll never know unless you tell us!

One last thing - It’s very important to update your AssetBundle projects because any AssetsBundles you create will not work on other platforms, so before doing anything else, update your project and make sure to update all your AssetBundles!



DLC - Tiny Epic Defenders
  • Tiny Epic Defenders by Gamelyn Games is now released!
  • Available for $4.99 with a 10% launch discount.
  • 1-4 players, ages 13 and up.
  • Only the host needs to own the DLC.



DLC - Viticulture Improvements
  • Added snap points to the mats for worker placement.
  • Fixed sizing to make the board more proportional to the table.
  • Fixed Mama & Papa cards to be in the proper orientation and placement.
  • Fixed coloring of all textures.



Peek Cards/Objects
  • You can now view the backside of a card or object with Peek.
  • In conjunction with ALT Zoom, hold shift while alt zooming to see the backside.
  • Similar to the Search, players will be notified when someone is peeking an object with an eye icon over the object.
  • Eye icon will disappear after 3 seconds when the player done peeking.
  • Also works with custom figurines to see the other side of the image.
  • Spectators will not able to peek objects to avoid information being passed along to other players.

AssetBundle Project Improvements
  • Updated alert script to check github to see if there is a new version.
  • Confirms you have the correct version of Unity installed.
  • Tries to verify your project install.
  • Make sure to update to the latest version.

AssetBundle Improvements
  • Bag searching now works with AssetBundles.
  • Changed AssetBundle model default to a cube.
  • Added AssetBundle URLs to multiplayer local file check.
  • Fixed duplicate AssetBundle on client breaking the download tracker.
  • Fixed pink texture bug on Mac / Linux by including shaders with build.
  • Fixed issue with AssetBundle bag numbering not working.
  • Fixed issue when importing AssetBundle with looping effects and no trigger effects.

Improvements
  • Control Scheme updated with Peek info & updated Tips section.
  • Added a hyperlink to the blue helper question marks on certain menus that goes to the Knowledge Base, appropriate for that menu.
  • Improved depth sorting of snap points.

Fixes
  • Fixed Custom Tile image messing up.
  • Fixed issue with Custom tile ‘Mat’ as stackable not working properly.
  • Fixed issue with custom tiles stacking and changing the image when they have different back images.
  • Fixed issue with custom models stacking incorrectly.
  • Fixed custom model color tint applying to all sub models.
  • Fixed custom model searching not working.
  • Fixed sub-meshes in custom models being tinted incorrectly.
  • Fixed scripting related crashes that has to do with buttons.
  • Fixed issue with script button not working on custom objects.
  • Fixed script buttons causing weird physics.
  • Fixed issue with Unique backs and Back is hidden as false not working properly.
  • Fixed issue with client creating tabs in notebook getting duplicated.
  • Fixed issue with cards being too “sticky”.
  • Fixed calculator so it works again.
  • Fixed issue with Team Text Chat tab disappearing when switching teams.
  • Fixed issue with icon showing up when searching in hidden zones.
  • Fixed bag duplication exploit.

Stay up to date on development by following us on Twitter and Facebook!
Community Announcements - Kimiko
8.0 is here! This update brings you the fun wine-making game, Viticulture, by Stonemaier Games, now available for $7.99 with a 20% discount!

In Viticulture, the players find themselves in the roles of people in rustic, pre-modern Tuscany who have inherited meager vineyards. They have a few plots of land, an old crushpad, a tiny cellar, and three workers. They each have a dream of being the first to call their winery a true success.

We also bring you the next exciting expansion to Cosmic Encounter - Cosmic Storm! This turbulent addition brings in new aliens, space stations and even more fun! Now available for only $2.99.

And what makes v8.0 so special? AssetBundles! This is an advanced feature for those who want to have complete control over their custom objects. Giving you the power of the Unity game engine. Take your mods and games to a whole new level by adding animations, sounds, lights, particles and much more! You can read all about it at our Knowledge Base, full of images and examples.



Viticulture DLC



Cosmic Storm Expansion
  • Cosmic Storm is the 4th expansion to Cosmic Encounter and is now live!
  • 25 new aliens added - Yes, more scary aliens!
  • 35 new cards added - Includes 25 flare cards and 10 space station cards.
  • 10 space station markers - Space Station Conquest variant introducing a new win condition.
  • 8 tokens added

Cosmic Encounter Improvements
  • Named Alien and Flare cards for ease of searching in the base game.
  • Added missing rotation snap points.
  • Fixed Tooltip for Alliance box.
  • Deleted duplicate tables which no longer make tables interactable.



AssetBundles
  • AssetBundles are an advanced feature for those who want complete control over their custom objects with the power of the Unity engine.
  • Anything that Unity engine provides besides scripting can be exported as an AssetBundle and then reimported into Tabletop Simulator.
  • This includes full shader / material support, animations, sounds, lights, particles, and much more.
  • Better image quality thanks to better image compression.
  • Custom script TTSAssetBundleEffects to create looping and trigger effects.
  • Custom script TTSAssetBundleSounds to override the games trigger and impact sounds.
  • The Modding Project can be downloaded on GitHub.
  • You can read all about AssetBundles at our Knowledge Base.



Custom Figurine Improvements
  • Added a back image option, so you can now have a different image for both sides.
  • Improved the aspect ratio stretch to be more accurate.
  • Reduced collision issue with super wide aspect ratio images.



Improvements
  • Fixed tooltip for the Map Tiles in the Zombicide DLC.
  • Shaking object will now reset any slight rotation offset it has when picked up.
  • Copy and pasting objects are now placed more like expected, based on the object you are hovered over.
  • Optimized all of our default objects, removing unnecessary components.

Fixes
  • Fixed issue with Color Tint not applying to more than one object when copy/pasting.
  • Fixed issue with being able to stack double sided tiles that don't share the same backside image.

Stay up to date on development by following us on Twitter and Facebook!
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