Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik
Here are the Wuppo 1.1.92 Patch notes! BTW, if you're interested in our next project, please join our Discord (we post some teasers there) or follow us on twitter @knuistperzik to stay tuned!

SPOILER ALERT

Small visual update for the smoothness shader:
  • Smoothness shader no longer has fuzzy edges.
  • Smoothness Shader no longer makes some purple items partly transparent.
  • Smoothness Shader no longer displays purpleish jagged edges around GUI elements.


Speedwum improvements:
I've made a couple of changes to some RNG events in order to improve the flow for Wuppo speedrunners.
  • Popo Train Departure: If you acquire the Popo Chipcard within 25 minutes after starting a new game, the Popo train will reset to depart exactly 45 seconds after picking up the chipcard inside the Wumhouse.
  • Popo City Fishing: Using a good fishing hook within 45 minutes after starting a new game will now have a 100% chance of catching Hendrick's Hat.

Tweaks:
  • Rami's Train minigame now features online highscores.
  • Rami's game will only be available after beating the Dorst miniboss or entering Popo City Central. We noticed some players missed out on Dorst Caffé entirely because they were too busy playing the minigame and unaware that the train had another stop at all.
  • Leaderboards are now available on the Steam Community page as well.

Fixes:
  • Fixed the "application surface" error.
  • Fixed an issue where the game freezes when trying to load an old savefile.
  • Rare bug where players lose an item through the pedestals should be fixed now.
  • Additionally, if the game recognizes that your store artifacts are lost, they will be added into your inventory.
  • You can now upgrade the Ultra Bucket at Bremco's fountain if you missed the first bucket upgrade.

Experiencing issues with this update?
If you experience any issues with this patch, you can revert to the previous version of Wuppo this way:
  1. Right-Click on Wuppo in your Steam library
  2. Click Properties
  3. Click BETAS
  4. Then select the "revert" branch from the drop down menu.

Hope you enjoy!
-LARS
Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik
HEYYYY
We've been busy with our next project, but there's always a little love reserved for Wuppo updates. Here are the 1.1.86 patch notes. (More on the new stuff soon...ish. follow us @knuistperzik or join our Discord to stay tuned!).

Demo:
The (FREE TO PLAY) demo is available again. If you have a hard time deciding whether you want to buy Wuppo, you can try it out for free. If you decide to buy the full version, you can continue where you left of. Having the demo back also means you can get the secret 101th happiness again.

Ported to Gamemaker Studio 2:
Wuppo has been ported to Gamemaker Studio 2, which means much better performance. If you didn't have a stable 60fps before, this may improve your experience.

New separated full screen settings:
You can now choose to play fullscreen letterboxed or fullscreen scaled. Additionally, when you play in windowed mode you can now drag the window.
Note: if you couldn't play the game in fullscreen with the highest smoothness setting, try the new fullscreen setting (scaled) with a low resolution (640 x360). A lower resolution will mean that the animations are less smooth, but with the new fullscreen setting you can still scale up the view to match your screen size.

Wuppo is 60% off on Steam until the 21st of May!

SPOILER WARNING

(Minor) visual updates:
I made some changes to the night shaders at the Wumgarden and the Sinkhole. Some dark areas feature a subtle scenery wobble animation as well.


( Shader change should improve clarity of the scenery at night time; left = old, right = new ) pls ignore that the grass displays behind the house, I just noticed it and I'll fix that soon xD

Tweaks:
  • the levers in Redav Kned's Guesthouse now have red and green colours.
  • Added some torches to the Fnakker Hive so it's easier to see at night.

Fixes:
  • The black screen fullscreen bug has (FINALLY) been fixed.
  • Fixed the bug where you hear all songs at the same time for a second when booting the game.

Enjoy!
-LARS
Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik
Hello!

I hope everyone is enjoying their holidays! Here are the 1.1.64 patch notes:

SPOILER ALERT

Fun Pack Update (free)
The World Of Wuppo PDF has been updated. Huge thanks goes out to Sander Doomen, who drew additional art for it.
  • Updated visuals for the World Of Wuppo PDF
  • Additional words added to the encyclopedia
  • Added a new Redav Kned wallpaper
Here's a tiny sneakpeak of Sander's work on the renewed encyclopedia section:


More info about the Wuppo Fun Pack is available here.

Boss Run:
  • Raab now has his own store window, allowing you to buy blarb much quicker than before.
  • Added additional ice cream. You will now start with 3 ice creams on EASY and NORMAL, and 2 ice creams on HARD and INSANE.
  • Added factory settings gumcore to your inventory in practice mode. This way you can actually practice for the "impossible achievement" if you intend to achieve it.
  • Fixed an error that started appearing when loading the leaderboards midway through November.

Other:
  • Changed the position of some of the cups in Lans & Merik's room in the Wumhouse, so it's less confusing where to jump during the sneaking part.
  • Added a shortcut from "the Kings house" to the altar.

Also, Wuppo is 70% off on Steam during the Winter Sale.

Enjoy!
-LARS

Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik

Wuppo is now available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One! You can find it in the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One stores now.

To celebrate the release, Shop DLC, Original Soundtrack and Funpack are 50% off on Steam for 1 week!

THANK YOU
It was a very long process and we’re ultra happy to finally release the game on console. THANKS^9999 for the support you've given us over the past year since Wuppo released on PC! Remember, this would’ve never happened without everyone’s enthusiasm about the game. So please give yourself a pat on the back.

Thank you all so much!

LARS + THOMAS
Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik
Happy Halloween!

We've got some fun updates for you. The Ultra Halloween Event is back until November 7th. BOSS RUN has received some cool updates, including a difficulty setting (with separated leaderboards), and Chinese Language has gotten some fixes.



SPOILER ALERT

HALLOWEEN IN WONDERSPLENK:
Wondersplenk is celebrating Halloween! Although nobody really knows what it means.
These events are ONLY available until November 7th. So don't miss out!
  • Hifred the hi-hat moved into Wondersplenk and brought along Halloween! He also sells 3 limited halloween costumes.
  • Wuppo's secret boss: Zwepel the Deadly Pumpkin Nightmare Disaster, is now hiding somewhere in Wondersplenk's darkest place... (And drops a limited item). During the event, you no longer need to beat the main quest first in order to fight him.
  • Altered graphics & music throughout Wondersplenk.
  • Occasional Pumpkin rains at Wondersplenk.
  • You can find a Pumpkin skin for your gumballs.


Exclusive Shopping DLC extras:
  • Party Mooper skin for your gumballs (available through OCSEDEO's).
  • Candy skin for your gumballs (available through OCSEDEO's).

BOSS RUN UPDATES:
  • Seperated difficulty modes.
    You can now play Boss Run on Easy, Normal, Hard and Insane mode. The old leaderboard has been moved to "Hard".
  • All healing items have been made 1 smurt cheaper.
  • All blarb (except fatness) has been made 1 smurt cheaper.
  • Fatness blarb additionally gives you 10 happiness.
  • Breft Suit is a bit cheaper.
  • Coffee Hat is cheaper.
  • You are now invincible after defeating a boss, so you can't get unlucky and get hit by leftover projectiles anymore.



Chinese Translation version 1.1
The Chinese translation has been improved. Special thanks go out to SuperContact, who has done generous work in finding typos. If you are reading this, you've been added to the credits as well :D

Other Updates:
  • King Cone no longer uses his tongue attack while he is walking.

FIXES:
  • Zwepel ice cream shieldsduring Boss Run have been fixed.
  • Your fatness level properly resets when restarting Boss Run.
  • A potential bug where your Boss Run score displays wrong has been fixed.
Need more Wuppo friends? (Discord)
You can download new Wuppo friends here: https://discordapp.com/invite/KadWT4b

Hope you enjoy!
- LARS


Wuppo - contact@rockpapershotgun.com (Abby Denton)

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When Wuppo [official site] begins you are gigantic and barely able to run. That is because your lazy character loved watching television so much that he ate one. As you progress, you learn to run and jump and fight, but most importantly you learn to help the people around you rather than being a jerk. Like Undertale and Chulip, this is a game about good citizenship.

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Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik
Hello! 안녕하세요! 你好!

Starting today, Wuppo is available in three languages! English, Korean and the fresh new Chinese!

Thank you Indienova & Gutenberg Project
We want to thank the Gutenberg project for their hard work. We've had our eyes on our Chinese players for a long time, due to their enthusiasm and funny reviews, but we didn't expect to get a Chinese version, until we met the wonderful people from Indienova & the Gutenberg Project :) Thank you very very much!

Also, here's a friendly reminder to our Chinese players: Please help us by spreading the news through China. We highly appreciate your effort! <33333333 We will try our hardest to push it ourselves too, but we don't speak Chinese, so we can really use your help! If you are a streamer / press / let's player and you're willing to help, please email: info@knuistperzik.com, marten.buijsse@soedesco.com.



There's some cool stuff in this patch, even if you don't speak Chinese. Here are the 1.1.57* patch notes.

SPOILER ALERT

UPDATES:
  • Chinese (BETA) language added. There may be a few typing errors left, which will be fixed over time.Translation Error Report List
  • Small Final Boss Rework. Basically he's a bit easier, some attacks changed, and some mechanics added to reward players for taking risks. (I may or may not do a devblog on this later).
  • Final Boss Alternative looks (There's a chance the final boss looks different when you start a new game IF you've unlocked boss run).
  • Added a small Objective window that pops up every time your objective changes.
  • Credits window from the titlescreen now displays our Twitter & Facebook page. Follow/like if you haven't already! :D Link to Twitter, Link to Facebook.
  • Birthday hat updated (shop DLC). On September 29th, the birthday hat will give 50% reduced damage, and partymoopers will attack your enemies, whenever you get close.
Korean language update:
  • Added the "gat" hat from the BICfest2017 coupons to the Shop DLC.
  • Added a special NPC called "Dodo" who has been designed by Kareus & CAYS, the Korean translators.
  • Crisper font in most of the game's menu/option windows.

FIXES:
  • Fixed an infinite smurt bug.
  • Fixed a potential error in Popo City Jail.
  • Fixed a potential soft lock when returning to the Popo Train from Dorst Caffé.
  • Fixed a potential soft lock when defeating King Cone while being eaten.
  • Tiny memory optimization related to the different fonts for different languages.
  • fixed titlescreen softlock when pressing escape after selecting a language.
  • KOR: Some typing errors have been fixed.
  • KOR: savefiles correctly display the difficulty.
  • KOR: Filmstrips shouldn't display weird icons anymore.
  • KOR: Fixed the text appearing misplaced when playing in letterbox mode

  • 1.1.56: you can now see text in screenshots in Korean & Chinese version.
  • 1.1.56: Missing dialogue in Korean at the alter got added back.
  • 1.1.57: Fixed Betty's contract displaying wrong in Chinese.

Nominations!
In the past month, Wuppo has been nominated for:
  • Best Game - BIC fest 2017
  • Best Game Design - BIC fest 2017
  • Best Art - BIC fest 2017
  • Best Audio - BIC fest 2017
  • Best Game Design - Dutch Game Awards 2017
We're super honored to have been nominated for these prizes. Hopefully we can win one some day >:) You can check Wuppo's Steam page for the full list of nominations.

EDIT: OH, and you can VOTE for Wuppo as "Game of the Year" for the Dutch Game Awards. You can VOTE here.

Thanks again for playing / following / supporting!

Hopefully you will enjoy the new patch!

-LARS

Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik
hello

(Hopefully Google Translate did a good job with the title of this post.) We are releasing the Chinese language very soon!
The Gutenberg project spent a lot of time and effort into translating all the dialogues to Chinese. And Lars spent a long time making the Chinese characters appear crisp and readable everywhere in the game. We really hope you will like it!

If you are a Chinese YouTuber, streamer or press, please contact us (info@knuistperzik.com) or our publisher (marten.buijsse@soedesco.com). We can provide keys to those that are willing to help us push Wuppo in China.

There will also be a couple of updates in the next patch that everyone can look forward to. The coolest update will probably be a small rework of the final boss fight.

Thanks very much to the Gutenberg project for the translation. Thanks to all our lovely Chinese fans for their patience. And thanks to everyone that is following/supporting/playing our game! <3

The patch will presumably release this Saturday.

To our Chinese players: please help us by sharing the news! We will be very thankful!

Knuist & Perzik

Wuppo - Knuist & Perzik


Hello!

We are ultra happy to finally launch our first fan translation: Korean! Everything has been translated by CAYS (작성자) and Kareus (이재훈). We are very grateful for their hard work. They put a lot of love in it (they were very precise about adding the right dialects for the right characters) and we think it will show!
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저희는 Wuppo의 한국어 번역(버전)을 공식적으로 발표하게되어 매우 기쁩니다.
먼저 번역을 도와주신 CAYS와 Kareus님께 매우 감사드립니다.
현재 이 번역은 베타버전이기 때문에 혹시 문제(오류)가 발생한다면, 하단에 있는 링크로 접속하여 문의해주시기 바랍니다.

Wuppo Bug Report

그리고 한국어버젼으로 저희 게임을 보다 더 즐겁게 플레이하시길 바랍니다.
또 저희 게임을 한국에 많이 많이 알려주세요! 감사합니다.
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We NEED CHINESE too!
Wuppo is in the progress of being translated to Chinese as well. We’re working with the awesome Gutenberg project. Hopefully it will be finished in the coming months. Please be patient! We have noticed you. And many people are working hard to get it to you as soon as possible! :)

Nominated for BIC2017
We’re also very happy to present at the BIC Fest 2017 in Busan, South Korea in September. Thomas will fly there to represent Wuppo. Be sure to say hello if you’re going there!


SPOILER ALERT!!!

UPDATES:
  • Korean language option (beta) got added. Available from the main menu. psst, there’s a secret song playing on top of the Wumhouse when playing the game in Korean.
  • Cloud Saving! We finally added cloud saving, so you can log into your Steam account on a different computer to download (or upload) all your savefiles.
  • Savefile back-ups. A small extra safety net to avoid corrupt save files. There are also backup files in case you’re the unluckiest person in the world.
  • Added a couple of dialogues to help guide the player in Redav Kned’s Guesthouse as some players mentioned they had trouble getting started on that place.

FIXES:
  • Gamepad now displays Xbox by default. Of course you can still change the layout to a DS controller through the options.
  • Can no longer soft lock the game by pressing escape while watching a warning message in the title screen.
  • You can’t soft-lock yourself by running away from Redav Kned’s ritual anymore.
  • The stars in the background will appear instantly, rather than flickering for a few seconds (after playing the game for many hours).
  • You can no longer fight the Blione leader after defeating Blafknoft.
  • A couple of errors from the Bug Report List have been fixed.
  • You no longer get asked to leave by Carlo’s phone calls after you’ve been welcomed back into the Wumhouse.

Need more Wuppo friends? (Discord)
You can download new Wuppo friends here: https://discordapp.com/invite/KadWT4b
PS: Our mods hinted that they are working on a “1 million wum” event which will take place in the Discord server soon.

Enjoy playing!
- Knuist & Perzik
Wuppo - Marten


Today, publisher SOEDESCO announced that 2D action adventure Wuppo will be coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in September.

Watch the all new trailer here: https://youtu.be/kbovrJyDrbM

Hidden Gem
Players on Steam love Wuppo. From the the quirky and unique art style, the Fnaktastic gameplay, to the great sense of humor that makes for hilarious interaction with the many NPCs in the game. The dialogue is non-static and talking to characters more than once will give players a better understanding of the deep lore behind the charming world of Wuppo.

The reviews are so raving that PCGamer called Wuppo the top hidden gem that Steam has to offer. Therefore, it’s great that as of this September players on PS4™ and Xbox One can also enjoy playing Wuppo on their console.
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