07-07-2015 RaceRoom has been updated

Sonat Ozturk

Sector3 Studios
Jun 12, 2013
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07-07-2015


New Content

  • Prepared the game for upcoming releases and sponsored competitions.

Game:

  • Added Fanatec V2 support and default controller profiles.

  • Added numerous additions to the Shared Memory to provide more data to 3rd party developers.

  • Added individual controller profiles for different Fanatec rims.

  • Implemented support so Fanatec rev-light works by default.

  • Implemented Fanatec LED display support with following options:
    • S-G Speed + Gear

    • S Speed

    • G Gear

    • F Fuel

    • POS Position

    • OFF Off
  • Added a new keybinding option for Fanatec LED Display cycle in secondary functions.

  • Added a “Random” setting to Time of Day selection.

  • Fixed a crash that could occur with older replays.

  • Fixed an issue where cars would randomly lose body parts while watching replays.

  • Fixed an issue where car shadows would sometimes stop moving.

  • Fixed so that the Vehicle Settings apply when set in pause menu.

  • Fixed an issue with loading screen popping up one frame between title and splash screen.

  • Improved car shadows

  • Improved shadow split performance

  • Fixed a crash that was occurring at the end of hillclimb tracks.

  • Added additional logging to catch resolution related errors.

  • Added additional logging to catch potential ffb/physics issues.

  • Fixed an issue where the server difficulty was not matching with what was showing in-game.

  • Fixed having 2 “Continue to Results” in pause menu in certain cases.

  • Fixed an issue that could cause path to user documents be wrong.

  • Fixed Player name and End of Session text not fitting the overlay.

  • Fixed an issue where the car was moving at start if gear is engaged.

  • Fixed AI in main path braking for cars that are slowing down while entering pitlane.

  • Fixed a potential AI distance error for cars to the left/right on different paths.

  • Changed default steering lock for gamepads from 13 to 8.

  • Updated some values on all gamepad default profiles.

  • Deployed code support for upcoming spectator mode (more information to be released later on the forum)


Multiplayer

  • Dedicated: Added result reports (basic version in json and xml format, additional data will be included later).

  • Dedicated: Added options to upload reports to ftp and http.



AI, Physics & Audio

  • Touring Classics physics overhaul. This class now matches performance with DTM 1992.

  • Decreased gearshift backfire amount on some turbo cars

  • Gumpert Apollo gearshift backfires adjusted

  • P4/5 Competizione new internal sounds

  • Removed the ability to use traction control in Touring Classics

  • Sachsenring - Fixed AI car hitting pitwall under ai control during pitstops.

  • Sachsenring - Merged cut track rules across all difficulty levels.



Art:

  • Reduced quantity of advertisement boards around most of the tracks, and moved some around so it all looks more like it belongs.

  • Zolder: added windmills in the distance

  • RaceRoom Hillclimb: Deleted animated 2D flags, replaced audience with some more high polygons bodies, replaced 2D audience with new ones

  • Lakeview Hillclimb: Deleted animated 2D flags, replaced audience with some more highpolygons bodies, replaced 2D audience with new ones.

  • Chevrolet Dekon Monza - Fixed some heavy glare on interior windows.

  • Various livery tweaks to DTM 2015 cars (available only through the DTM Virtual Championship)


Portal:

  • Added VIP Drivers directory in portal which will list all the VIP drivers.

  • Optimized login flow by removing redundant user page load before redirecting to menus.

  • Added failover on MW timeouts.

  • Added additional checks for store transaction fails.

  • Fixed an issue with user content cache which was getting invalidated after adding price to a new content.

  • Fixed discounts not being considered for second pack in the cart.

  • Fixed an issue with user content cache which was getting invalidated after adding a a new content.

  • Fixed discounts not being considered for second pack in the cart.

  • Fixed an issue where some transactions were remaining pending and not getting completed.

  • Optimized loading times for user content.

  • Optimized loading times for web menus.

  • Fixed a caching issue that was causing image assets not to load correctly on some browsers such as Safari.
 

yusupov

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afaik im the only one suffering this, but in the event anyone else is, im still getting flickering on the menu screens & artifacting in game. nvidia/latest drivers/win10 build10162
 

J-F Chardon

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Regarding the "more information will be on the forum" for broadcast API,

<mod edit: you can paste / write it here as well, thx>

Let us know if you have questions ;)
 
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Serj

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with High setting for shadow, now a huge frame drop on sector 2&3 of Circuit zolder, from 60 to 42 fps.
Next one, when exiting game its randomly freeze display and not answering.
 

Jamic9

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Yeah, getting the issue with Zolder. Haven't tried every track since the update, but also getting a huge performance hit on Monza. Make sure you report this on the official Sector 3 forums. I've made a few post there myself, highlighting the issue.