Alpha 5: Auras and Bug Fixes


This release adds Auras to the game! There are also bug and crash fixes, as well as unit tweaks. You can play the current version in browser here.

General

  • NEW mechanic: Auras
    • Protection Aura. Other allies within 2 range take 1 less damage.
    • Frenzy Aura. Other allies within 2 range have +1 Power.
    • Soul Aura. Whenever a unit dies within 2 range, heal 2 Health.
    • Shadow Aura. Allies can move through enemy units.
  • NEW mechanic: Skill Charges
    • Some skills have Charges.
    • Each use of the skill reduces the Charges of the skill by 1.
    • If the skill has 0 Charges, it can't be used.
  • The maximum amount of units a team can have is now 5.
  • Units now take 1 damage when shoved into an obstacle or unit.

Units

  • NEW unit: Obelisk
    • Has the Frenzy Aura and Resistant passives.
  • Necromancer
    • Power reduced from 4 to 2.
    • Now has the Soul Aura passive.
    • Now has Fire.
    • Now has Recycle Fallen.
    • Removed Raise Dead.
  • Rat Knight
    • Now has the Protection Aura passive.
  • Ghoul
    • Power increased to 2 from 1.
  • Cleaver
    • Health reduced to 8 from 12.

Skills

  • NEW skill: Recycle Fallen
    • Destroy another Fallen unit and gain +3 Charges on your skills.
  • Summon Ghoul
    • Reduced AP cost to 1 from 2.
    • Now has 3 Charges.

User Interface

  • The Next Turn button is always disabled while units are moving or using skills.
  • Game information on the right sidebar can be dismissed by clicking or tapping it.
  • Aura visibility on the battlefield can be toggled by clicking or tapping on the aura description.
  • Unit health and power information is elevated when the unit is selected.
  • Updated the action bar colors.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where units would sometimes enter a tile and stop being selectable.
  • Fixed an issue where the game would crash or freeze if a unit is summoned on a recently vacated tile.
  • Fixed AI movement so AI units get to their targets more efficiently.

Files

jotswaycanyon-linux.zip 19 MB
Version 0.0.5 7 days ago
jotswaycanyon-windows.zip 18 MB
Version 0.0.5 7 days ago

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