I’ve been back to working on KeeperRL the last week, and things are progressing smoothly. There are only a few bugs and some balance issues left to fix. I will also be defining endless mode enemy raids by hand. The automatic difficulty scaling method that I announced earlier proved to be too difficult (pun intended) for now. The raids will still be randomized, but their difficulty curve will be created by my trial and error, rather than a mathematical method. This is something to be fixed in future releases.
At this point my aim is to release Alpha23 this Saturday. This is the first time that I announce a release date ahead of time, I hope I won’t regret it. 😛
I’ve uploaded another testing build to the Steam ‘dev’ branch. Below is a summary of changes since the last upload on September 5th. Please report any bugs and other issues!
Some of the dust has settled after the last patch was released, so it's time for a summary. Thanks to a promotion and Steam's autumn sale, there has been an influx of new players.... more
It's my pleasure to announce that KeeperRL Alpha23 is ready. It took four months to finish and because it consists almost entirely of gameplay changes, it's a very, very juicy... more
I've been back to working on KeeperRL the last week, and things are progressing smoothly. There are only a few bugs and some balance issues left to fix. I will also be defining... more
The work on KeeperRL Alpha23 is slowly coming to an end. The only things left to do are bug fixes and final changes to the endless mode. I was aiming to release this update at the... more
I've been working on the endless mode recently, trying to get some good gameplay out of it. As a reminder, the endless mode is all about defending your dungeon against incoming... more