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'Chrome' - Update Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on Dec. 15, 2003 @ 1:24 p.m. PST

Get the Chrome v1.1.3.0 [US only] patch off Worthplaying (52mb)

Chrome™ patch 1.1.3.0

Installation notes:
This patch may be installed on the original 1.1.1.0us version of Chrome.

NOTE!

This version is not compatible with the previous versions of the game when playing multi player over a network. Both the server and client must use the same version of the game (1.1.3.0) in order to connect.

Saved games from earlier versions of the game may not work correctly after installing this patch. To start mission you have finished, please choose Load Game in the Main Menu and then click the "Mission" button to select the mission you want to continue from the beginning.

Changes and fixes in 1.1.3.0:

- Code optimization to make game run faster (both singleplayer and multiplayer gameplay)

Multiplayer Changes

  • * The All-Seeing Eye support was added.
  • * New maps: Autobahn, Deadlock, Chillout, TreasureIsland2, Carbius, Skirmish, Battledust2, Soilent2 were added.
  • * New vehicles: ArmoBeatle Mark 4 and Speeder were added.
  • * Console commands to manage the server were added – complete command list with description available at www.chromethegame.com
  • * Vehicle physics was improved.
  • * Player tags were added.
  • * Players in vehicles identification was added.
  • * Vehicles indicators on map was added.
  • * Additional anti-cheating protections were implemented.
  • * Connection problems icon was added.
  • * Additional map settings e.g. Vehicle auto-return time were added
  • * Messages informing about connection with Master Server after clicking ‘Refresh List’ were added.
  • * Option not allowing enemy players to get into the vehicle under your control was added.
  • * Running Chrome.exe with various parameters e.g. player profile is now possible.
  • * Player physics was improved.
  • * Game stability was improved e.g. player disconnecting from server problem was resolved.
  • * Network saturation was descreased.
  • * Other minor bug fixes


Known Compatibility Issues;

Please note that video cards that do not support T&L in hardware do not fully meet the games minimum spec and will therefore suffer performance issues.

Geforce 4 MX – On some PC's with this GFx card you may experience problems with slowdown, if this is the case try lowering the detail levels in the options to improve things. If you experience serious performance issues in game, try saving and then quitting Chrome, before restarting and loading the save game to rectify this.

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