Skip to main content

Stick Veterans 1.1 (Grenades, Body Armor)

Found the time and courage to push out another update for Stick Veterans. Version 1.1 brings hand grenades and body armor into the game, among other additions.


Body armor is just a way to endure more damage (RPGs will no longer frag you in one shot). Grenades are quite a game changer, as it means you will have more strategic ways to fight your opponents, but you'll also have one more hazard to look out for. :)


Finally, a feature called Game Rules has been added. This allows customization of score limit, grenade acquisition rules, respawn delay, and a few more rules. More might be added in the future.

To be honest, there were more features that I wanted to include in this update. Seeing how I lacked the time to finish them in a reasonable timeframe, and knowing that there were some pending bugfixes, I decided to push this update as it is. This doesn't make the update any less important, though.

I can't promise when a new update will come again, and certainly can't promise what it will contain. Time will tell; until then, thank you for supporting us. =)

- Kostas

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

100 Maps

Stick Veterans has only recently reached the "100 maps milestone", a feat for which I need to thank you guys.


Stick Veterans (or "I never thought this moment would come")

A personal project of mine based on the Stick Soldiers series, a project I first posted about 2 years ago, has finally seen the light with its first public version being uploaded on Gamejolt and Itch.io.


Revisiting "Stick Soldiers"

Update 16 Sep 2016: The project mentioned in this post has its own page on Gamejolt and Itch.io now: Visit "Stick Veterans" on Gamejolt or Itch.io for more info.
Some of you may have played the classic games Stick Soldiers 1 and 2 by WhiteSpaceUnlimited. Stick Soldiers belongs to the list of small, humble games that manage to captivate our interest and have made many of us spend a lot of our free time and have a lot of fun. (you can download them here: SS1, SS2)

Stick Soldiers has remained discontinued for the past years after the hiatus of the development team and the cancellation of the long-awaited sequel Stick Soldiers 3 by Andrew Russell Studios.

For a long time, I have aspired to revive the Stick Soldiers series by making a fan sequel to the game. Since school's start, I spent about a whole year working on a Game Maker / Ultimate3D project, aiming to evolve it to a complete and worthy sequel, which I called "Stick Soldiers: Encore". Second year of school …