BLACK DAY is a single player Sandbox tactical shooter that allows you to personalize the game experience by setting different variables such as equipment, location, difficulty and type of Hostile encounters.
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Sep 18, 2017
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“BLACK DAY is a very ambitious game; and I really want to give you an excellent final product. Early Access is the best way to get feedback from you and develop the game in the right direction. It also gives us much more flexibility with adding new content.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“It is hard to know the exact how long, but I estimate would be one year to complete my goals and release the complete game.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“UPCOMING CONTENT (Final version 1.0)
***New maps***
***Skills system***
***New weapons***
***New equipments***
***New objectives***
***Savegame mechanism (mission)***
***New musicals ***
***Medals and achievement system***
***New enemies***
***Translation into french, turkish, portuguese, german, czech, russian, italian...***

UPCOMING IMPROVEMENT AND BUGS CORRECTION (Final version 1.0)
***Overall optimization***
***Fixing all reported bugs and issues***
***Improve general ambiance sounds***
***Improve AI behavior***
***Improve general HUD design***
***Weapons and guns damage rebalanced***”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Early access FEATURES
***Singleplayer***
***First person or third person view***
***Unique and open maps*** Travel toward exotic landscape, assault a medieval castle or infiltrate a residential area. Every environment is specific but let you decide the way you want to proceed.
***Unlimited game experience*** Between mission design option and open map, you can play over with unique experience every time.
***Guns and equipment*** With over 20 guns (assault, sniper rifles, handguns...) and a wide range of explosives (EMP, frag, flashbang…), you can adapt your equipment to your gameplay style.
***Game difficulty customization*** Over 20 customized options allow you to design the difficulty you want (detection, ennemy forces, equipment...)
***Immersive infiltration*** Recon drone, take cover, climbing wall, swimming under water, hiding corpse, sneak attack and other actions provide an immersive experience.
***Various type of ennemy*** Fight from the simple private to the most advanced spec ops soldier in different factions. Wide range of ennemies asset and security system will make it challenging.
***Progression system*** Every objectives provide experience to unlock new guns and equipment.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Yes. The game price will change during the development.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“As i stated before, i would like to build this game following the community feedback. Your opinion is very important and appreciated, I ask players to report any bugs,suggestion and ideas in the dedicated forums.”
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September 19

Alpha 0.93 Release: Ghillie suit, tutorial, weapon audio overhaul and more...

Dear Gamers,

Black Day, a sandbox military infiltration game is now deploying its biggest and best update since the Early Access release.
Alpha 0.93 is finally online and ready for download. This update contains no less then eight major improvements and dozens of corrections and tweaks.



Lets start with the new ghillie suits that are now available.
This equipment is the snipers primary choice of camouflage. This suit not only offers great visuals but also gives a considerable bonus when infiltrating. Depending on your posture and mobility while also taking advantage of the terrain your chances of being detected by the enemy will be significantly reduced. AI Teammates can also be equipped with the ghillie suit and profit from its advantages.



A other important update is the new tutorial.
showing players how to use the controls and learn all the mechanics the game has to offer. This level will teach you how to play Black Day one step at a time.

Going forward with the update, I introduce to you a complete weapon audio overhaul.
Every weapon firing sound effect has been modified (with and without silencers). This offers a more realistic and immersive combat ambiance especially during intense firefights with AI.
I leave you the pleasure of discovering these new sounds by BoomLibrary. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EUcGyjBi4LQ

Night Vision and Thermal goggles are finally viewable on the characters.
This offers no gameplay advantage and is only meant as a visual improvement.



Black Day has also improved with new hand to hand combat tactics.
You can now eliminate hostiles by silently approaching your target and jumping them from behind and breaking their necks. The old method of using a knife has been removed and replaced with this action providing more realism and immersion. Your teammates can also execute this deadly takedown action.



A new functionality that has also been added is the ability to whistle.
A simple button press will allow you to attract the enemy attention to your position for a quick stealth kill. You can also order teammates to whistle in order to keep targets at distance.

The AN/PVQ-31A scope now comes with a 1-5X zoom.
Like classic sniper scopes you can now switch between different zooms allowing you to adapt your shots to different situations.



Two new objectives are also available. Eliminate V.I.P and recover access codes and hack computer.
The first new objective will force you to eliminate a static target in a high security perimeter. Perfect for sniper missions. The second new objective asks the player to recover and memorize a certain access code in order to hack a specific computer terminal. One mistake when entering the code will lock the computer and the objective is failed.



I hope this new content will please you, as usual feel free to comment on the forums and don’t hesitate to write a review in order to attract a larger audience and help the game get known.

[CHANGELOG]
- Overhaul: Weapons sounds
- Add: Tutorial
- Add: Ghillie suit
- Add: Far shadows rendering
- Add: Night vision goggles mesh visible
- Add: Stealth takedown action
- Add: New task - Kill VIP
- Add: New task - Get access code and hack computer
- Add: ACOG scope can use 1-5X zooms
- Add: Whistle action
- Add: Dynamic objective UI notificators
- Add: Dynamic XP UI notificator
- Add: Dynamic reward UI notificator
- Add: AI order - Whistle

- Add: New keyboards/Gamepad icons
- Add: Specific marker spot to soldier with sniper rifle
- Add: Specific marker spot to soldier with rocket launcher
- Add: Specific marker spot to soldier with machine gun
- Add: Specific marker spot to cyborg
- Add: Shoot distant SFX
- Add: Editable names of teammates on Sandbox menu
- Tweak: Jalh-Ab Desert rocks
- Tweak: Lost Island rocks
- Tweak: VFX improvement
- Tweak: Max shadow quality (Jalh-Ab Desert)
- Tweak: Max shadow quality (Avieno Land)
- Tweak: Max shadow quality (Training camp)
- Tweak: AI behavior CQC
- Tweak: AI pathfinding

- Tweak: Sandbox Menu UI
- Tweak: Disable AI can do friendly fire
- Tweak: IW-2000 scale
- Tweak: CZ-750 weight
- Tweak: Footsteps SFX
- Tweak: Shoot with scope camera shake
- Tweak: VFX sniper shoot with suppressor
- Tweak: Use scope view with cover position
- Tweak: Initialization first save file
- Tweak: Player animation system optimization
- Tweak: UI notificators
- Tweak: Enemy sniper have scope attachment
- Tweak: Flashlight light
- Tweak: Apocalypse lighting
- Tweak: Teammates with gun idles animations
- Tweak: Aiming idle animation play rate
- Tweak: Parachute attach location to soldier
- Tweak: Parachute land animation
- Tweak: Parachute camo
- Tweak: AI order - Neutralize enemy
- Tweak: AI teammates squad behavior
- Tweak: AI unarmed flee
- Tweak: AI teammates follow behavior
- Tweak: AI use better selector fire mode
- Tweak: AI enemy soldier follow squad leader in patrol behavior
- Tweak: Action inputs names
- Fix: Apocalypse mode doesn't update difficulty options correctly
- Fix: Commands enabled while intro/insertion menu
- Fix: Leaning usable if wounded
- Fix: Crosshair replicate
- Fix: UI command 2d location
- Fix: Wrong update keybindings UI
- Fix: Icons keybinding missing
- Fix: AI Jeep detection
- Fix: AI soldiers sight in group
- Fix: AI soldiers squad spawn
- Fix: AI soldiers collisions between them
- Fix: AI chopper detection with light
- Fix: AI soldiers safe behavior in faction war
- Fix: AI soldier patrol errors
- Fix: Some AI orders
- Fix: SMG Shoot VFX
- Fix: Synchronized shoots UI Z order
- Fix: Select mode fire sound used if weapon does nothing selector
- Fix: Rare bug with suitcase spawn
- Fix: Some climb errors
- Fix: Drone detection
- Fix: Enemy soldier spawn in faction war
- Fix: Some AI pathfinding errors
- Fix: Ghost weapons materials init errors
- Fix: G36 holographic sight camo error
- Fix: Double Laser/Flashlight camo error
- Fix: Success/Fail task sounds have wrong sound class
- Fix: Single Laser camo error
- Fix: Single Flashlight camo error
- Fix: River spline (Heaven of peace)
- Fix: Wrong some flashlight attachment for enemies
- Fix: Change weapons materials
- Fix: Ironman error
- Fix: "No XP required" doesn't unlock game mode
- Fix: Clothes errors if launch mission without never customize characters
- Fix: Missing footstep sound with pistol (sprint/forward/left and right)
- Fix: Landscape (Area 47)
- Fix: Wrong collision wall (Medieval city)
- Fix: Missing stair (Eastern Village)
- Fix: Fences collisions (Eastern Village)
- Fix: Fences collisions (Jalh-Ab Desert)
- Fix: Wrong french text
- Fix: Some errors scripts
- Remove: Knife attack (replaced with takedown)
- Remove: Spot enemy distance UI (Optimization)
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About This Game

BLACK DAY is a single player Sandbox tactical shooter that allows you to personalize the game experience by setting different variables such as equipment, location, difficulty and type of Hostile encounters. Customization options that lets you design different scenarios from fun and easy to hardcore infiltration missions where even twitching may result in your death.


FEATURES
***Singleplayer***
***First person or third person view***
***Three games mode: SPEC OPS / FACTIONS WAR / APOCALYPSE***
***16 unique and open maps*** Travel towards exotic landscapes in large open world maps, assault a medieval castle or infiltrate a residential area. Various and unique environments that lets you decide how to proceed.
***Unlimited Gameplay*** Multitude of options are at your disposal so you can tweak the game how you want it, giving players a unique experience every time.
***Diverse mission layouts*** Conduct stealthy assasination kills, Rescue Hostages, Destroy radio towers,Retrieve intel...
***Guns and equipment*** With more then 25 guns (assault, sniper rifles, handguns...) and a wide range of explosives (EMP, frag, flashbang…), adapt your equipment to your play style.
***Characters customization*** Customize clothes of your character and teammates
***Game difficulty customization*** Over 20 customizable options lets you adjust difficulty the way you want (Ai detection, Hostile forces, equipment,Health and much more...)
***Immersive infiltration*** Recon drones, cover system, jump over obstacles, underwater swimming, hide corpses, sneak attacks and many other actions to provide an immersive experience.
***Teammates*** Don't combat alone and command your squad.
***Various type of Hostiles*** Fight against the simple rebel to the most advanced spec op soldiers in different factions. Wide range of Hostile assets and security systems for endless challenge.
***Progression system*** Gain experience by completing objectives to unlock new guns,equipment and maps.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit)
    • Processor: Core i5 (3Ghz)
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 2 GB RAM card (DirectX 11)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 37 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit)
    • Processor: Core i7+ (4Ghz)
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 4 GB RAM card (DirectX 11)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 37 GB available space

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