Bloodforge Gets A Title Update

Bloodforge Gets A Title Update

Will Crom get his revenge without a hitch?

Written by Kendrene on 27 July 12 at 18:40 | Credit to RayvenMorrigana

When http://www.trueachievements.com/Bloodforge-xbox-360.htm shipped, it was quickly apparent that the game suffered from bugs, some of which regarded achievements. A title update is now available for the game. Here are the issues that are being addressed.

- The camera swaying motion when moving has been stabilized
- The camera auto-rotation in combat to frame targeted enemies has been significantly slowed and made smoother.
- Semi-transparency rendering effect added to enemies when they are in front of the camera occluding Crom.
- More health is refilled upon entering a new level.
- More health is granted after death.
- The Wodan fight (‘Land of the Dead’ boss) difficulty has been toned down, to provide a more progressive difficulty across the game.
- Crossbow damage and rate of fire have been decreased to prevent exploiting ranged attacks (which are intended for chaining up combos).
- Awards and Achievements have been fixed to work and unlock as expected.
The Microsoft XBLA Team and Climax Studio also adressed gamers in a statement:

We’ve read the reviews, heard the feedback, and spent some time to trying to improve on the issues that were highlighted by many of you. We always hoped to entertain with the game and this Title Update is intended to provide a more enjoyable experience to players, and make elements less frustrating.Bloodforge was part of the Xbox Next promotion and thus was one of the first titles featuring the new 400GS cap for XBLA games. If you are interested in playing it, you can download it here. It will set you back 1200MSP.
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Mark Farley
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 18:42
Now I can get back to finishing it up!!
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SinisterScythe
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 18:46
Maybe I'll pick it up next week.
Zacry072
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 18:54
Yes!!!! Finally!!! Time to complete this game.
Daeryoon
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 18:57
Now put it on sale and I'll get it. :)
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 18:59
I suspect this going on sale in a few weeks...
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Apocalypse743
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 19:18
send me challenges in blood forge.
DreamerUSA
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 19:21
Woot, about time!
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 19:24
Took them a bit, glad it's finally here though. Might just have to get on playing this one soon.
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 19:25
Zacry072 said:Yes!!!! Finally!!! Time to complete this game.Took the words right outta my mouth
DragonessHera
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 20:09, Edited on 27 July 12 at 20:14 by DragonessHera
These better pop as soon as I load up the game.

Edit: And they didn't... Sigh..
Vorpal Smilodon
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 20:22
I have a lot of respect for the companies that put these out since I found out Microsoft charges the developer for each patch
deluxnugs
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 20:35, Edited on 28 July 12 at 02:32 by deluxnugs
im sure this sold way less than fez and its getting an update.its nice to see them standing behind their game and fixing the problems and achievements.im sure we all know how it goes with broken achievements.
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 20:45
Vorpal Smilodon said:I have a lot of respect for the companies that put these out since I found out Microsoft charges the developer for each patchDefinitely, I got a Twitter from them over a month ago saying the update was ready to go to MS and when I read about the charges I started to think they maybe pulled the patch and kept their money. Glad it's finally out though
anephric
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 21:01
The first patch is free for the developer to submit, it's only subsequent patches/title updates that cost. The controversy is that Fez's first (free) patch caused more problems than it fixed and now Polytron would have to pay to fix those problems (again).
inspectorpj
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 21:51
reminds me of hydrophobia lol
Bar6arian
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Posted on 27 July 12 at 22:43
Whooot... Finally a patch!!!?
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pezza888
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Posted on 28 July 12 at 00:19
If there's a sale on this, I'll definitely buy it, but 1200msp is a little steep.
Zombi3 Grim
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Posted on 28 July 12 at 01:15
Vorpal Smilodon said:I have a lot of respect for the companies that put these out since I found out Microsoft charges the developer for each patchDont believe everything you read online.
deluxnugs
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Posted on 28 July 12 at 02:34
anephric said:The first patch is free for the developer to submit, it's only subsequent patches/title updates that cost. The controversy is that Fez's first (free) patch caused more problems than it fixed and now Polytron would have to pay to fix those problems (again).all the more reason they should fix what they done.doesnt matter how much it costs them.its part of doing bussines.some time you have to suck up the losses.even if they have to come out of their own pocket.
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