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Champions Online Forum » General Discussion » Huge patch (1638 MB of downloads) for this:

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  Quizzical

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OP  8/17/12 3:41:03 PM#1

http://co.perfectworld.com/news/?p=644801

I'm starting to think that whoever originally coded stuff no longer works there, the code base is a mess, and whoever is trying to work with it now can't parse what it does.

  Meowhead

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8/17/12 4:23:16 PM#2

Well, it was supposed to add a new powerset too, right?

Except that got rid of everything everybody had in their banks, so they rolled that patch back.

  Quizzical

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OP  8/17/12 10:44:57 PM#3

It was supposed to add a new archetype, not a new power set.  It was supposed to add several powers.  But still, an 812 MB patch that wasn't even supposed to do all that much broke a bunch of things and forced them to roll it back.  Which meant another 826 MB patch to revert the game to the way it was.

  MadDemon64

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Why is it that fantasy trolls are vulnerable to fire, but internet trolls thrive on flame wars?

8/28/12 6:14:39 PM#4
Originally posted by Quizzical

It was supposed to add a new archetype, not a new power set.  It was supposed to add several powers.  But still, an 812 MB patch that wasn't even supposed to do all that much broke a bunch of things and forced them to roll it back.  Which meant another 826 MB patch to revert the game to the way it was.

It is admittedly a problem, but Cryptic will fix it eventually.

Since when is Tuesday a direction?