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Camelot Unchained Recaps 90-Day Plan while Teasing Next 90-Day Plan

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Poorna Shankar Posted:
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Mark Jacobs from the Camelot Unchained team has recapped the current 90-day plan in a recent blog post, while teasing work for the next 90-day plan.

Mark notes that despite the current COVID-19 pandemic, the team is still hard at work on the 90-day plan. To that end, Mark extensively the latest update on the current plan. The update takes a look at:

  • Visual update to Cherry Keep
  • Visual Improvements to CU using new Engine Technology
  • New CU Scenario
  • RvR Battleground Scenario
    • New Siege Engines
  • Scripted events using Overmind
  • Updates to CU Characters
  • Updates to abilities
  • Updates to art
  • Warbands
  • UI Updates
  • New class trio – The Devout
  • Planning for next class with consideration of bringing in of an “Extender” class, Spirit Mages
  • Review of crafting system and next steps
  • Live Service Stability and Scaling
  • Additional Lore

For example, the RvR scenario has apparently been undergoing testing in the last couple of weeks,

“The general game loop of keeps, towers, and keep lords have been implemented and the realm ownership system is working to keep the score of the scenario. A suite of new systems have been implemented to enhance this gameplay experience.”

The current 90-day update also touches on engine updates to address performance, older video cards, more extensive graphics configurations, and much more. Mark also touches on the next 90-day plan, but doesn’t reveal too many details,

“While the team is still filling out the details, there are a number of items that are extremely important to me that will be a part of the plan. Not the whole plan by far, but just some key things I’d like to give you ahead of time.”

To that end, he cites performance, crafting, scouts, a new siege scenario, bug fixing, class balancing, new races, and 24x3 servers as targets for the next plan. You can read the full post here.


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.