Jalopy Uncle Update

Jalopy receives a major update today which brings back the Uncle and introduces a narrative element to the game. The full announcement can be found on the steam store page - Steam

Build - 0.832 - 0.9.1

 

Added

  • Added Story Achievements
  • Added Trade Achievements
  • Added Achievement "I'll be able to buff this out no problem!"
  • Added Achievement "There and back again"
  • Added Achievements "Purist" & "Proud Owner"
  • Added support for steering wheel input
  • Added dialogue triggers to Hungary
  • Added dialogue triggers to Yugoslavia
  • Added dialogue triggers to Bulgaria
  • Added dialogue triggers to Turkey
  • Added barrier to stop players falling out of the world in Instanbul
  • Added more path nodes to Motel to help Uncle pathfinding
  • Added Laika Shop audio talking mumble
  • Added Uncle Motel Sleep logic
  • Added Uncle Motel Sleep animations
  • Added Uncle briefcase & Private letters
  • Added Stamp Collection
  • Car horn can now break if held down
  • Added footsteps statistic
  • Added Distance Driven stat
  • Added Fuel used stat
  • Added Tyres popped stat
  • Added top speed stat
  • Added Repair kit stat
  • Added Germany profit stat
  • Added CSFR profit stat
  • Added Hungary profit stat
  • Added Yugoslavia profit stat
  • Added Bulgaria profit stat
  • Added Turkey profit stat
  • Added Total profit stat
  • Added garbage collection solution to dropped items far away from players (Should solve floating crate issue)
  • Added Video option to select monitor
  • Added option to accept or decline taking Uncle with you
  • Added ability for uncle to give you money if you're funds are low and are desperate

Changes

  • Uncle no longer looks at player while walking
  • Germany Uncle Dialogues written (3/3: Ger - CSFR, the Germany Situation, Crates & Capitalism)
  • Germany Uncle Dialogue code setup
  • CSFR Uncle Dialogue written (3/3: Ger - CSFR, the Germany Situation, Crates & Capitalism)
  • CSFR Uncle Dialogue code setup
  • Hungary Uncle Dialogue written (3/3: Scrapyards, User Manual, Road Conditions)
  • Hungary Uncle Dialogue code setup
  • Yugoslavia Uncle Dialogues written (3/3: Weather, Yugoslavia tension, Fuel & Car pushing)
  • Yugoslavia Uncle Dialogue code setup
  • Bulgaria Uncle Dialogues written (3/3: Weight, Bulgarian elections, Upgrades 1)
  • Bulgaria Uncle Dialogue code setup
  • Turkey Uncle Dialogues written (3/3: Paint & Decals, Turkey, Upgrades 2)
  • Turkey Uncle Dialogues code setup
  • Uncle only tells you where keys are if he's in the car with you
  • Uncle only tells you to pick a route when in the car
  • Uncle now keeps quiet when driving towards home
  • Uncle will now ignore you if you drive away from him at the Motel
  • German autobahn signage now changes based on if there's a Petrol Station or Scrapyard
  • Optimised FPS when dialogue appears
  • Uncle now mentions Scrapyards when driving past them
  • Uncle Story can now be completed and is saved as such
  • Big optimisation pass for CPU load
  • Changed the font on the Map
  • Game now recognises weather changes after sleeping
  • Increased low speed torque using keyboard controls (will solve not being able to get up hills with damaged, low powered engines)
  • Removed price tags from engine repair kits
  • Sleeping after stealing now removes all items from both boot and roof rack and replaces with trash bags
  • Trash bags and sign value reduced to 0
  • Trash bags and sign now have notepad details
  • Motel Clerk now only says goodbye once
  • Comfier audio changes
  • Flat tyre volume down and has a Max Volume
  • Flat tyres now quieter based on whether all car windows and doors are closed
  • Noises from AI cars are now quieter based on whether all car windows and doors are closed
  • Reverted pad steering to the old analogue based system
  • Changed map text again to black to stop weird lighting issues
  • Increased pad steering sensitivity
  • Slightly increased keyboard steering sensitivity
  • Changed the tool-tip saying uncle was gone and added in some extra tool tips
  • Changed localisation method for letters to stop formatting issues
  • Changed how input works, you can now select from the following: keyboard & mouse walking & driving game-pad walking & driving keyboard and mouse walking, steering wheel driving game-pad walking, steering wheel driving
  • Removed price tags for the tyres
  • Changed how input works, you can now select from the following
    • Keyboard & Mouse walking & driving
    • Game-pad walking & driving
    • keyboard and mouse walking, steering wheel driving
    • Game-pad walking, steering wheel driving

Fixes

  • Fixed scrap engine audio being too quiet
  • Fixed soft-lock when handing over papers to border control too quickly
  • Fixed several collision issues within Hungary's town
  • Fixed newspaper text issue with "Tobacco banned in CSFR"
  • Car ignition should no longer be triggered when keys are not in primary hand
  • Fixed long stating issue with drop off points not being enabled when swapping items in hands
  • Fixed drop off ghosts glowing when removing engine component even if primary hand was occupied
  • Fixed changing hands with keyboard input not rendering drop off points even through mouse wheel would
  • Should have fixed missing building issues in Germany
  • Fixed incorrectly placed corner building in Dresden
  • Fixed refilling fuel cans not charging for fuel
  • Fixed shop crates becoming unusable after buying items with them
  • Fixed blank speech in Laika shop after ordering parts
  • Fixed Bulgaria newspaper text issue
  • Fixed some weather recognition code for Uncle
  • Fixed Uncle sometimes floating at Motels
  • Fixed graphical issues on the German Autobahn signage
  • Fixed head back text not disabling when turning the page of the map 
  • Fixed a bunch of instances of newspapers writing "Hungry" rather than "Hungary"
  • Fixed route generation issues where players can generate a route back when sat at the border, causing them to drive into the void
  • Fixed Uncle missing pocket hanky
  • Fixed Uncle briefcase sleep animation and briefcase handle
  • Fixed repaired passenger door appearing invisible on main menu screen
  • Fixed steam references causing soft lock issues
  • Fixed Uncle animation issues relating to giving the player cash
  • Fixed Motel Newspapers not working from load
  • Fixed ignition causing fuel tank levels to go into minus digits
  • Fixed some long standing AI issues in Hungary
  • Rebuilt Hungarian colliders to use primitives which should stop the collisions not working
  • Removed annoying error audio when passing through border crossing 
  • Fixed Yugoslavia building missing windows
  • Fixed road texture issue in Yugoslavia tunnel
  • Fixed chance that caused Yugo signs Facing one another, obstructing their view
  • Fixed tree clipping through tunnel in Yugo

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