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Last Man Standing 1.0 released!

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  • PDA is fixed!!
  • Sound problems are fixed
  • Weapon animation problems are fixed
  • Inventory and armor/health carries over on SP coop maps
  • New highscore system where servers keep track of the top 10 highest scores for each map
  • Server admins can ban players for a specified amount of time or indefinitely (new commands are lms_banPlayer, lms_removeBan and lms_listBannedPlayers + the si_banContact CVAR)
  • Player names can be displayed above their heads
  • New messages when the player is killed
  • Added new cvar lms_servermotd for a custom message of the day for server admins
  • New Maps Prog_Bunker and Def_Radiotower
  • New Music Legacy of Rust by Skaven and Never Again by Opaque
  • New weapons the PlasmaSniper and Wrench (wrench replaces the fists in LMS Mod)
  • Most guis are now synched on the clients
  • Many lag tweaks
  • New spawnpoints on the SP maps that prevent telefragging
  • The create server menu now has checkbox to enable PunkBuster.
  • 4 new player skins! The skeleton, head stump, skeleton head and berserk skin.
  • Many of the reliable messages overflow errors are gone
  • Playing audio log icon remained on screen after audio stopped playing
  • si_skill 3 now works
  • Vote text now appears on screen when playing SP COOP
  • Clients will now see what they are picking up in the hud (weapons, ammo)
  • Invisible wraiths are fixed


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