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Update 0.18.0: patch note

Update 0.18.0 is here!

Caliber’s economics, operator skills, upgrades, user interface, and a few smaller things have changed. A lot. Also, a new map Oil Platform was added to the game, and numerous bugs were fixed.

Learn more about the main changes in the special website section.

General Changes

  • Annihilation mode is disabled;
  • Hacking mode has been added;
  • Operator leveling up and Skills have been redesigned;
  • Increased the maximum Account Level to 100. Changed rewards for leveling up;
  • Customization window: adjusted the Emotes order;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator bodies hovered in the air after they were executed;
  • Smog Emblem: fixed the error in the author’s nickname in the Emblem description;
  • Settings menu: replaced the «Drop Hacking tool» line with «Drop carried item»;
  • Added the New Year Showcase;
  • Added Elevation 90 and Elevation 100 Emblems. Those are awarded for reaching the matching Account Levels;
  • The tutorial video for Frontline mode has been updated.

Changes in the economy

  • Changed the Coins to Credits exchange rate. One Coin is now exchanged for 22 Credits;
  • Reworked Objectives;
  • Reworked Boosters. All Containers that contain them have been removed from players’ accounts with compensation in Credits accrued;
  • Combat Reserves and Containers that contain them have been removed from players’ accounts with compensation in Credits accrued. Combat Reserves are free now. Team Reserves remain unchanged;
  • Materials and Containers that contain them have been removed from players’ accounts with compensation in Credits accrued;
  • All operator collections up to and including AMF are sold for Credits;
  • Only Credits are needed to purchase operator upgrades now;
  • New currency, Manuals, have been added. It allows changing the operator upgrades in their leveling;
  • 15 Manuals are accrued to each account;
  • Special offers have been updated;
  • Premium Time now unlocks Premium Objectives. The cost of one and three days of Premium Time has been increased;
  • Contracts have been removed from the game. All Сontracts that were launched before the Update are considered completed, and the rewards for them are accrued;
  • Operator upgrades and XP are preserved.

Skills

  • All previously learned Skills remain available to players;
  • All active Skill research is considered canceled. Funds returned to players.

Free XP

  • Can be earned starting from Account Level 14;
  • Prestige increases the amount of Free XP gained;
  • Until December 28th, Free XP can be used for free. Free XP Bundles will open after December 28th;
  • After December 28, Free XP can be spent for Coins or Fragments.

Replays

  • Now the battle GUI of the selected player will be displayed during the replay playback.
  • Added the ability to highlight the outlines and marks of the opposite team through obstacles with the 0 key.

The replay controls have been changed. To select a specific player in the replay, press the corresponding key:

  • Key «1» — Team A Assault;
  • Key «2» — Team A Support;
  • Key «3» — Team A Medic;
  • Key «4» — Team A Marksman;
  • Key «5» — Team B Assault;
  • Key «6» — Team B Support;
  • Key «7» — Team B Medic;
  • Key «8» — Team B Marksman.

Team A is the team that recorded the replay. Team B is opposing Team A.

Operators

  • Fixed the issue due to which the crosshair did not move to the side during shooting if the Skill «Straight bolt» was set.
  • Aiming at nearby objects has been corrected. Previously, the operator’s hands could have took incorrect positions.
  • Added the ability to test operators before purchasing them in Training mode.
  • Fixed the issue that caused the dot crosshair indicator to display incorrectly during sprinting.

Vympel

Marksman Strelok
  • Adjusted the primary weapon name in the Guard Common and Legendary Outfit from AS Val to VSS sniper rifle.

RAID

Assault Avant-Garde
  • Troublemaker Epic Outfit: The primary weapon no longer clips through the pouch on the back.

Jiaolong

Assault Shàowèi

Xigou special gear:

  • Fixed the issue due to which the drone’s hitbox was displaced during its movement;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the shot sounds were played incorrectly.
Support Yíngzhōu
  • Fixed the issue that didn’t allow Emotes to be played in the Electromagnetic Field Generator primary ability area of effect.

Maps, missions, and bots changes

  • Added the Oil Platform map;
  • Caravanserai, Forest: PvE map loading screens have been replaced with new ones.

Prologue: Assault

  • Fixed the issue due to which bots did not exit the burning car in the parking lot;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was impossible to jump over one of the covers in the parking lot;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was impossible to jump from one of the heights.

Caravanserai

ALL MODES
  • Fixed the issue that caused items to fall through scaffolding;
  • Fixed the issue due to which previously used operators’ special gear could remain on the map and show in the losing cutscene;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator did not turn to the informant during the search;
  • Removed the hint about climbing the obstacle located on the scaffolding in the center of the map. The obstacle is very small, so now the operator climbs on it themselves;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to fall through the car when the operator tried to climb onto it;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator bounced while running between the barrels and the car;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to fall into the ground if you drop off the stairs on the second floor of the building;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to climb directly onto the car roof.
CLEARING, SPECIAL OPERATION
  • Fixed the issue due to which players could get stuck if they stood too close to the door while the bot was opening it;
  • The car can no longer be destroyed before the gate opens. Previously, doing so made the mission impossible to complete;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to pass through the metal pillar of the cover in the mission finale;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was impossible to jump from one of the heights;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator could fall through the scaffolding. The error occurred after climbing an obstacle;
  • Corrected the location of the informant’s mark;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was impossible to get close to the pillar near the scaffolding;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator fell into the stairs when entering the building.
CLEARING
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to fall through the cover in the center of the map;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the camera worked incorrectly if the operator got close to objects.
CLEARING, SPECIAL OPERATION, ONSLAUGHT
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator could pass through the box at the beginning of the mission when climbing over the obstacle.
SHOWDOWN
  • Fixed the issue due to which the bipod was not placed on some covers;
  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to fall through the counter.
SHOWDOWN, ONSLAUGHT
  • Added the ability to climb the height near the edge of the stairs of the main building.

Village

  • Updated the PvP version of the map;
  • Disabled the PvE version of the map. The map has been sent for redesigning.

Amal Harbor

  • Fixed the issue due to which it was possible to fall through one of the covers.

Depot

  • The map has been included into the PvP modes and Onslaught.

Forest

  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator fell through the panel after dropping off the bridge.

Clearing, Special Operation:

  • Fixed the issue due to which the operator had an incorrect pose if the player used an Emote before the start of the victory cutscene;
  • Fixed the issue due to which the operators held their weapons incorrectly in the victory cutscene.

Shopping Mall

  • The map has been turned off for Frontline mode.

Bots

Shooter bot

  • A magazine has been added to the M14 weapon model.

Interface

  • A new operator selection interface has been added;
  • A new Objectives interface has been added;
  • A new post-battle stats screen has been added.

Sound

Assault Shàowèi

  • Xigou special gear: enemy detection sound has been added.

Support Hagana

  • Turret primary ability: enemy detection sound has been added.

Medics

  • Fixed the issue due to which an incorrect voice line was played for Medics when marking a box/Reserve with ammo by the C key, or the voice line didn’t play at all.

All maps

  • Removed incorrect ambient sounds.

KNOWN ISSUES

  • There may be issues opening Containers received in past events. If this error occurs, restart the game;
  • Frugality Skill may not work in some cases;
  • Medic Yàowáng: customization items cannot be purchased from the Storefront.
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