Release Notes CVRcade Version 0.1.125

CVRcade Version 0.1.125

Released, Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 (Window’s Only)

Platform

  • Install files:
    • are compressed for faster download
    • and include the 6 Tracks of the Day
  • Classes:
    • Able to add a pace bot with the leader power-up
    • Uncrashable power-up can be configured for the bot or the users
    • Able to select yourself as Live Leader
  • Tweak for Cade Cadet Realtime Equalization Adjustment (nerfing)
  • Fix for issue of power sticking
  • Implemented a password reset
  • Mini-Camera fix so that configuration is saved when moving between events and tracks
  • Updated electron to 0.4.15
  • Changed maximum log file to 10MBs
  • When a user pairs a device both the ID and type are recorded
  • Fix for stuck power/speed
  • Elevation is fixed in the fit files
  • Fixed bug that allowed a controller to appear as a keyboard
  • Fixed bug that caused successive Omnium events to have the wrong starting time when the user missed the prior event

UI

  • Quick Start menu:
    • open or close using the ESC key
    • removed transparency
    • moved license badge
    • class tile links to class schedule
  • Broadcast widget: user can continue to share video when switching between events in an omnium
  • When selecting a Ride there is a confirmation message
  • Fix the issue causing the UI widget to enlarge
  • Ride Events: leader and sweeper bug fixed
  • Event Creation: Minimum riders must be a number greater than zero
  • Event Summary: User can now skip the survey and just enter a comment
  • Strategy Event: power-up holding bar has the correct number of power-ups during the warm-up.
  • Fixed the color of the Tech Bike on the Nearby Riders list. It now matches the color selected.

Graphics

  • Start/finish lines:
    • New look!!
    • moved to the first point of each track for accuracy
    • tagged for start/finish line camera angles
  • Track Optimization: removed unused objects from the road library
  • Adjusted the avatars arrival on a track/map
  • Added missing materials
  • Tech Bike crash animation fixed
  • Added new skins: for road, mountain and fantasy tech bikes
    • Hive
    • Mito
    • Cryo-Gen
    • 3R
  • Helmets:
    • Added skiner
    • Corrected helmet index

Tracks

  • Track Builder has the new Start/Finish banner
  • New tracks to be released:
    • Mountain Monument
    • Sidewinder
    • Winter Lanes

 

CVRcade Version 0.1.113

Released Monday, February 10th, 2020

Platform

  • Updated Rider Registration for Winter Season
  • Track downloading progress bar updated to show the correct percentage

Graphics

  • Fix for downloading multiple tracks
  • Smaller asset bundles for rides and skins

Tracks

  • New tracks
    • Dashed Against the Rocks
    • Electric Fidget
    • Tiki Turns

CVRcade Version 0.1.106

Released Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Platform

  • Quick Start menu:
    • includes Tips tab for all users
    • allows user to dismiss Tips tab

 

CVRcade Version 0.1.103

Released Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Platform

  • Quick Start menu includes Tips tab for user with less than 50km in game

 

CVRcade Version 0.1.94

Released Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

Platform

  • Default Track can be set by the user to home world, Track of the Day or alternate track
  • CadeClasses
    • Fixed issue with the display of distance remaining
    • Classes will not be considered for calculation of Power Curve
  • Fixed bug for Uncrashable Power-Up

Graphics

  • Images uploaded by user to Track Builder will be seen in game
  • Fixed 360-degree rotation when making a right turn
  • Fixed missing prefabs for the EasyRoads3d

Track Builder

  • Fixed multiple highlight issue when selecting object

CVRcade Version 0.1.93

Released Sunday, January 19th, 2020

Platform

  • New users will arrive on the Track of the Day (default track)
  • Default Track can be set by the user to home world or alternate track
  • Bug in Recovery events fixed
  • Badges and Numbers added to Avatars

UI

  • Quick Start Menu:
    • New, simpler tile layout

Track Builder

  • Ability to upload image
  • Menu alignment fixes for the toggles

CVRcade Version 0.1.87

Released Monday, January 13th, 2020

Platform

  • CadeClasses
    • Widget
    • CadeClass summary appears when class finishes
    • CadeClass status
    • Fixed the negative time shown after cadeClass finishes
    • Replaced the CadeClass text from the messaging
    • Fixed issue with toggle between CadeClass timer status widget and event distance widget depending on eventType
    • Class interval duration converted to milliseconds from seconds
    • Added rules for event type
    • Added ai eqw gradually
    • Reformatted CadeClass flash-message line
  • Cadence:
    • fix for Ant+ users without a cadence sensor
    • Added filter and test for noisy cadence sensors
    • Update to cadence on Animation Controller
  • XboxInputManager to not return axis input when the axis input is idle
  • Controller power changed to replicate desktop controller interactions
  • Fixed the Crash and Bump counts when Uncrashable is used
  • Fix the bug that allowed riders to ride through others instead of bumping them
  • Changed the height of the name lables for Road and Mountain themes
  • Fixed the bug causing a consecutive crash
  • Uncrashable Ability:
    • fixed the bug when user tries to change lanes into a turn
    • Allow sliding
  • Finish line camera issue fixed
  • Cleaned up Debug statements

UI

  • Quick Start Menu:
    • Fixed the top UI so that it will open when the Quick Start menu closes
    • UI widgets will not popup prior to loading the Quick Start menu
    • Added a “Loading Event” message when events are called
  • Added a notification when joining a CVRcade World Cup event if user:
    • Doesn’t have a valid Event Pass
    • Has not registered for the season
  • Nearby Riders list:
    • point tracking was changed to match the new version and modified getLeader
    • Watts placement updated to accommodate four digit watt values
  • Updated messaging to “CVRcade is Adding New Graphics” when it is not finishing installation
  • Fixed full scree bug

Graphics

  • Unity update
  • Added sim-ai-profile
  • aiPlayer update while drafting
  • Rider layer now includes power-ups, finish line and dust to allow for a separate bake light
  • Added new Bump Animation
  • Added new brakestop animation for road and mountain themes
  • Removed the -1 yoffset
  • Switch BikeAnimationTrigger to previous version
  • Added support for old and new animations
  • Added “trick” terrain to keep shaders for Macs
  • Updated TrackSettings for ShadowMask mode

Tracks

  • Track Builder
    • Added object clone functionality (button D)
    • Keeping z movement locked by default
    • Added button controls for positioning and scaling a graphic object
    • Added surface changes toggle for all segments
    • Added sprite for toggles
    • Added default banner option for a track
    • Added code to convert easy-loops tracks to exact distance
    • Added copy process modifications for Mac
    • Fixed issue with uploading image functionality
  • New Tracks
    • Attack the Middle
    • Cade Peak
    • CityScape – Water Village
    • Lake Bend
    • Lakeview Circuit
    • Lakeview Corner

 

CVRcade Version 0.1.61

Released Monday, December 5th, 2019

Platform

  • Quick Start menu finished
    • Rides and races match sorting on event screens
    • Integrated replay screen filters
    • Changes to left panel layout
    • Fixed typos
  • Fixed Omnium event restarting bug
  • Event Pass – Expired notification
  • Builds automated
  • Updated power graph
  • Store the historical metrics for power devices
  • Added time spent in game graph to stat page
  • Fixed bug with Free camera angle

UI

  • Added additional error messaging for ANT+ and Bluetooth
  • Event configuration includes blocks
  • Added Cade Classes widget
    • Embedded class creation
    • Timer flash messaging
    • Cleared class messages when user leaves classes
    • Reloads the class-creation page for new class after updates
  • Fixed quality settings dropdown
  • Fixed top left UI that was missing when closing Quick Start menu

Graphics

  • Added multiple tries when downloading tracks
  • Added the use of cached versions of tracks if the download fails
  • Added Badge functionality
  • Added tool for searching bad components
  • Updated graphics settings
  • Added asset bundle caching
  • Cleaned up unused local assets
  • Fixed loading text issues
  • Changed shader pruning

Tracks

  • Track Builder
    • Added rotation buttons for graphics objects
    • Shows correct rotation values
    • Modified scenes
    • Shows rounded degree values
    • Added progress labels
    • Publish track button is disabled after use
    • Fixed issue with graphic object popup text alignment
  • New Tracks
    • Barnyard Velo
    • Electronic Rush
    • Saturn
    • Scifi Beams and Loops
    • Scifi R Loop

 

CVRcade Version 0.1.42

Released Monday, November 11th, 2019

Platform

  • Added Quick Start menu
    • When Quick Start menu is closed widgets will appear
    • Escape key will close Quick Start menu
    • Q will open Quick Start menu
    • Added icon to bottom bar to open Quick Start menu
  • Identified and fixed memory leaks
  • Modified real time updates for power
  • Added Optimal server code changes and retry
  • Event finish corrections
  • Added countdown time for event starting soon messaging
  • Added error handling for network issues
  • New elevator for faster installs
  • Fixed bug that takes users to future events

 

UI

  • UI changes for the login page (included a 3rd option)
  • Ride History
    • Added the ability to download multiple rides in one fit file
    • Added the ability to download previous riding sessions
  • Added Classes option
  • Updated Event Tiles
  • Changed download messages
  • Fixed power numbers overlapping HRM gauge icon when over 1000

Graphics

  • Changed messaging to appear higher and more translucent so that users view in a track is not obstructed
  • Fixed incorrect avatar themes for replay events
  • All assets will unload in an asset bundle
  • Added default skybox
  • Turned off post-processing for mini-cam
  • Fixed missing assets
  • Fix for Wind
  • Removed unused assets (1/2 GB smaller)
  • Updated and added new shaders

Tracks

  • Track Builder
    • Fixed connection to Track Builder
    • Object purchases changed from CadeCOINS to currency
    • Fixed bug for publishing a new track
  • New Tracks
    • Hypnotic Jumble
    • Lakeview Lanes
    • Submerged Stadium

 

CVRcade Version 0.1.19

Released Monday, October 14th, 2019

Platform

  • Reduced initial download size
  • Real-time Equalization changes
  • Rebuilt Unity scene Controller
  • Dedicated server for World Cup events
  • Game server selection upon startup
  • Fixed bug to eliminate past events from recurring
  • Fixed logic error for loading assets
  • Fixed Wind issue

UI

  • New Tiered structure for Rides
    • New Rider Pass and functionality
    • Riders will default to Tier 0 rides
    • Ability to purchase rides individually
  • New Event Pass and functionality
  • World Cup Rider and Team registration
  • Updated Hardware store for easier bundle purchasing
  • New link to Merchandise store

Graphics

  • New team skins
    • Cognition
    • CVRcade World Cup
  • Fixed bug for avatars not appearing

Tracks

  • New Tracks:
    • Country Rally
    • Sudden Lane Change

CVRcade Version 0.1.3

Released Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Platform

  • Mixer Integration: Riders in game
    • Can watch the live Mixer stream
    • Can see the live chat from Mixer
  • Omnium (set of events scored together)
    • Join or schedule one and the rest are scheduled for you
    • Successive event start times are started automatically
    • Scoreboard shows all the events in the Omnium
    • Scoreboard has a refresh button
  • New Installer - Non-versioned exe file so updates are done automatically to replace old versions. Initial download is only 2.5MB to get started and the new installer does the bigger downloads.
  • Performance Improvements
  • Real time updates for Power Curves
  • Hardware store simplified
  • Audio/Video Changes
    • Two groups
      • Comms for teams
      • Broadcast for Live Streams
    • Changed audio platform
    • Added yellow warning messages
  • Game server checks for versions

UI

  • Added ability to watch Mixer streams in game
  • Keyboard shortcuts:
    • F12: Turn rider labels on/off
  • Events:
    • New event types: No Skill, Low Skill and High Skill
    • Added configuration for lapped riders, turning them to Ghosts or not
    • When start clock reaches 10 seconds all riders will appear on the start line
    • First 10 seconds of an event riders will be Ghosted
    • Added top messaging for users in an event to know another event is starting soon
    • New event tiles
  • Fixed bug to allow best lap time with power-ups to be saved
  • Widget configuration issues fixed

Graphics

  • Performance Improvements
  • Wind in trees on Ultra setting
  • Name tags/labels appear for 15 seconds
  • Changed ride level of detail distances
  • Fixed animation for Uncrashable Ability
  • Animations for:        
    • Femme Cycle V1
    • Femme Cycle V2
    • Cyber Cycle
    • Beetle Bike
  • Wind particles
    • Appear when wind is on in the event
    • Particles float in the correct direction
  • Fixed bug that created two start/finish lines

 

Tracks

  • Track Builder:
    • New objects for Road themes
    • New objects for Mountain themes
    • New objects for Fantasy themes
  • Improvements to:
    • Dark Matter Velo with Spinning objects
    • Echelon
    • Aqua Velo
  • New tracks:  
    • Cityscape – New York City
    • Dark Matter Spire
    • Hypnotic Highway

 

CVRcade Version 0.0.360

Released Saturday, July 20, 2019

Platform

  • Power curves based on 30 days of data instead of 90
  • Real-time Equalization tweaks
  • Extensive testing for improved track performance
  • Implemented optimal server code
  • Added error label on the screen
  • Camera angle adjustments
    • You: raised
    • Bike: lowered
    • Fixed initialization bug
    • Rear view mirror added
      • culls layers

UI

  • Events:
    • Power-up’s can be configured for use one to three times
    • Added functionality for several events to be linked for a series
    • Fixed bug in finishing order issue
    • Fixed bug in best lap time
  • Scoreboard
    • Permits vertical expansion
  • Leaderboard
    • Fixed a boundary condition

Graphics

  • Changed ride level of detail distances

Tracks

  • Track Builder:
    • Implemented Unity track builder for Macs
    • Added orthographic view
    • Added preview mode
    • Added prompt when deleting track
    • Renamed function to show segment list popup
    • Fixed object cloning issue
    • Fixed bug where track segments were remaining highlighted
    • Added messaging for published track
  • Improvements to Dark Matter Velo
    • Graphics
    • Animated closed lanes
  • Improved performance to:
    • Mountain Bike Course by Jesper
    • Kayla’s Mountain Course
    • Rocky Mountains
    • Temple Run

CVRcade Version 0.0.337

Released Monday, June 17, 2019

Platform

  • Real-time Equalization tweaks

UI

  • Events:
    • Users can schedule multiple events
    • New messaging when user is unable to join an event
    • Outline on event tile when selected
    • Results at the end will be in a larger format
    • Additional 3rd question in survey
    • When watching another rider the view switches back to You if that rider leaves the event
  • Scoreboard added
  • Clicking on the power input icon (Ant+, Bluetooth, Keyboard or Controller) in the bottom bar opens the pairing screen

Graphics

  • No portal animations
  • Femme Cycle V1 and V2 have animations

Tracks

  • Added new tracks:  
    • Roman Arena and Pantheon
    • Rocky Mountains
    • Temple Run
    • Hazardous Velo updated and renamed Dark Matter Velo
    • Wooden Velo renamed Scifi Velo
    • Fantastic Dimensional Tech renamed Dark Matter Tech

 

CVRcade Version 0.0.329

Released Thursday, June 6, 2019

Platform

  • Server changes to improve performance
  • Power curve – real time updates
  • Equalization – real time updates
  • Faster download for in game updates
  • Tweaks to power-ups
    • Lazy Boy
    • Inertial

UI

  • New event tile format

Graphics

  • Performance improvements
  • Femme Cycle V1 and V2 have animations
  • Physical Riders will see avatars legs moving
  • Tech Cycle
    • Size corrected
    • Color selection corrected
  • Crashes
    • Not in slow motion
    • Rider returns to bike before moving on the track
  • Lose Animation is not firing when arriving on a track

Tracks

  • Track Builder Improvements
    • Able to preview objects
    • Able to view track profile
    • Orthographic view added
    • Track preview – user is able to ride around the track while still in Track Builder
  • Audio is off on all tracks

 

CVRcade Version 0.0.317

Released Sunday, May 26, 2019

Platform

  • Performance improvement changes
  • Equalization updates real time
  • Fixed server issue
  • Unity “freeze” resolved
  • Identified and fixed “subscribe” race condition (user appeared to be stuck in the portal)
  • Fixed the “odd” corner crashes
  • Tweaked the corner exit – avatar may wobble instead of crashing

UI

  • UI changes for faster loading widgets
  • True Rear-View mirror camera view (replaces Backwards although users can still hold B for a Backwards view)
  • New icons in the Main menu for:
    • Events List
    • Track List
  • Event Summary includes Laps and Distance
  • Event Creation bug fixes:
    • Calendar functionality
    • Recovery event power-up adds an additional holding slot for recovery icon
    • Switching from simple to advanced doesn’t delete previously entered information
    • Dropdown menus are visible

Graphics

  • Levels of detail added to improve performance
  • Team skins for Tech Cycle
  • Influencer League skins
  • Bunny Hop animation:
    • changed for road and mountain themes
    • fixed for fantasy themes

 

CVRcade Version 0.0.309

Released Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Platform

  • New Unity based track builder
  • Performance improvement changes
  • UI changes for faster loading widgets
  • Drafting changes
  • Crashing changes
  • Cornering
    • sliding changes
    • braking changes
  • Bumping changes
  • UI ability to invite groups to events or home track
  • UI changes to Event creation

Graphics

  • Rider (team) skins available for Road and Mountain themes
  • Improved asset bundles for faster downloads

Tracks

  • New Unity based track builder
  • Track publishing work-flow process implemented
  • Added new Fantastic Dimensional Tech track
  • Added new Fantastic Alien Sea
  • Added several community-built tracks

 

CVRcade Version 0.0.294

Released Friday, April 26th, 2019

Platform

  • Startup processed optimized and some startup issues fixed
  • Issue with power curve display on profile chart corrected
  • Changes to max heart rate calculation to eliminate inappropriate HR monitor spikes
  • Modified calculation of equalized power
  • Mac issues addressed
    • scaling
    • "full screen" (really maximized)

 

Graphics

  • Power-up animations fixed
  • Heroes and rides for Road and MTB updated
  • Animations for Road and MTB updated
  • Scene lighting Improved
  • Floating rides issue fixed

 

Tracks

  • Tracks are now downloaded on demand - When you first visit a track the road will be drawn, and a message will be displayed that the environment is being downloaded.  This can take some time depending on the track and your internet connection.  Future visits to the track will not require the download.
  • Added new Road High Desert Track
  • Added new Kayla's Mountain Track
  • Theme selection effects for user's home track
  • List confusion between canary and production tracks resolved
  • Fixed issue where some tracks loaded slowly or not at all
  • Fixed tears in tracks

 

UI

  • Camera 2 (mini-camera) - Added ability to place and size via a widget
    • Fixed missing sky view
  • UI customization (widgets) completely revamped
    • Added UI skins (themes), Dark (default), blue, cade-green, Gordon, red, silver, and yellow.
    • Added pin toggles to widgets that show/hide themselves so the user can keep them displaying if desired
    • Scale:
      • Added ability for the user to set if a widget's content is scaled when the widget is resized
      • Added the ability for the user to set the scale factor for a widget's content
      • Pro tip as the scale will change the size of the spinners which can cause issues when using with a mouse, instead click in the field and use the up and down arrow keys.
    • Changed UI Widget configs to Group/Race (Default), Group/Race Flipped, Group/Race Outside, and Menu only
    • Added hide all widgets control on bottom bar
    • UI widget configurations on outside automatically switch to inside on full screen request
    • Widgets are hidden during moving or hiding of the main game window
    • Fixed system alert dialog (and made it so okay button will close it)
  • Menu organization and changes
    • New Icon menu
    • Advanced view switch stays in view (does not scroll) when menu is open
    • Added Laps & Segments Leaderboad widget placeholder (coming soon)
    • Map metrics widget auto show/hides based on wind (when there is wind it show, when there is not it hides)
    • XP is now visible on menu widget - even when only the mini menu widget is being display
    • Scrollbars only appear on hover
    • Improved performance of bottom bar rendering
    • Added a power widget place holder (coming soon)
  • Full screen functionality improved
  • Ability to change ride theme (fantasy, road, MTB) from profile
  • Audio/Chat:
    • Issues fixed
    • Added VU meter so you can see who is speaking (or making noise in channel)
    • Ding now plays when a chat message from another person is received (no ding is played on messages from the game)
    • Audio channel remembered
  • Nearby Riders List changes:
    • Crash indicator (icon) will appear for the Caders who crashed
    • Equalized heart rate (EHR) is now displayed
    • Ghosting added to match the user’s ride/avatar
    • Up to four power-up animations will appear for the Caders using them
    • Nearby Riders list now shows when there is more than a single rider on the list and hides when there is only one (you)
      • User can pin it
    • Recovery animations were added
  • Events:
    • Event list no longer opens when game starts
    • Event list simplified and enlarged
    • New event summary page
    • Right click on an event in the event list to load more details including the delete option for events you created 
    • New results page (changes still pending)
    • Power-up configuration now displays fields associated with the type of power-up (one time, refillable, random, etc)
    • Fixed issue where repeat until date was changing when race type was changed.
    • Repeating event now can use today's date
    • Added ride theme to event list
    • Alphabetized the power-ups and rides on event creation in advanced mode
    • Power-ups can now only be selected one-time for strategy events
    • List confusion between canary and production events and tracks resolved
    • Elimination events now show time eliminated
    • Invite page automatically unchecks players previously invited
    • Fixed issue with eliminated riders not being crossed out in nearby riders list
    • Laps now displayed on event review page
    • Fixed an issue with invited players format for private events
    • Added ability to remove invitees from private events
    • Maximum number of one-time power-ups that can be configured for an event are now equal to the power up holding slots configured for the event.
    • Power up slots validate added on event creation
  • Video channel is remembered
  • Profile charts appear much larger and stacked when enlargement is requested
  • Users can now leave groups
  • Fixed various exceptions associated with the keyboard

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