Dragonest Network has pushed out the latest Auto Chess Update 1.20 today at a scheduled maintenance and here are the complete list of patch notes. This update has just started rolling out to all the players and should be now available to download and install on all gaming consoles.
To deploy this latest Auto Chess Update 1.20, this game will disable the Matchmaking system at 15:00 on 2021-05-30 (UTC). And will be under maintenance at 16:00 on 2021-05-30 (UTC) for approximately 6 hours. That’s quite a long time for this new patch deployment, plus players will not be able to log in either into the game.
Auto Chess Update 1.20 Patch Notes
Here are the official patch notes for the Auto Chess Update 1.20 that is now out to all supported platforms of the game:
Race effect: Summons a Horn Totem (HP equals to total enemy pieces*3) when battle starts;
Horn Totem: will be targeted first when within enemy attack range. Totem cannot move, attack or restore HP. Receives only 1 melee attack damage or 2 ranged attack damage each time.
New Chess Piece:
Ability – Warrior Charge: Charges the farthest enemy unit, dealing 200/300/500 damage and stunning it for 1/1.5/2.5 seconds, knocking back any enemy unit on the way to the nearest grid and stunning it for 0.5 seconds.
Ability – Earth Drumming: Pound the ground with spirits drum, creating a straight line of impassable rock area for 6/8/12 seconds; Knocking back any enemy unit in the area to the nearest grid, stunning for 2/3/5 seconds and dealing 300/400/600 Physical Damage.
Temporarily removed from Rank, Casual, and some other modes.
2.Winter Chiropteran Ability-Cool Healing
Cooldown:15s/12s/9s → 12s/9s/6s
Lasting for: 2s/3s/4s → 2s/2s/2s
Regenerating HP per sec: 20+10% → 20+10%/30+15%/40+20%
3.Redaxe Chief Ability-Taunt
Cooldown: 10s/10s/10s → 10s/8s/6s
4.Abyssal Guard Ability-Corrosion
Cooldown: 3s/3s/3s → 4s/4s/4s
HP: 700/1400/2800 → 750/1500/3000
(6)All allies increase 50% attack speed; Each attack adds 15% bonus attack speed up to 16 stacks.
Turns into a random piece which cost +2, The piece turned into does not inherit synergy effects or items. →
Turns into a random piece which cost +1 or +2 (Percentage 50%/50%), The piece turned into does not inherit synergy effects or items.
All allied Warriors gain +6/12/16 → 8/16/16 Armor.
HP Regeneration per sec when having a damage-reducing shield: 10/20/30 → 15/20/25
Unique Passive: Grants 3 → 5 Armor for allies within 2 grids.
1. 5-cost chess piece refreshment mechanism adjustment – Limited Legend applies to normal mode
I. The Workshop-Limited Legend rules will be added to all game modes except Tutorials, Novice, Training Camp, and Field Training.
Limited Legend rules: at the beginning of each game, the system will randomly choose 7 5-Gold chess pieces+a fixed 5-Gold piece: Strange Egg. The legendary pieces in this game will show in the “Limited Legend” column in the piece store;
II. Golden Heart of Mech/Pandaman Invitation/Shaman(4) will NOT bring 5-Gold pieces that have been banned in this game.
2. Chess Player Damage adjustment
Chess player damage reworks, now:
Chess player damage=Chess Quality Damage+Chess Star Level Damage+Chess Player Level Damage
e.g.: When you have a 3-star Swordman+2-star Doom Arbiter survived (Chess player lv.9), You will deal 7 damage to your opponent (quality1+star level 3+star level 2+chess player level1)
1. New Season 12 will start at 16:00, May 31(UTC)
2. New Season Chess Player-Calamity
1. S11 Chess Pass will end at 15:59, May 30 (UTC).
2. S12 Chess Pass will start with the new season at 16:00, May 31(UTC).
In-game Championship is back!
More rewards! Massive fragments are awaiting!
New Medal system!
Equip and show your special Medals! (Click [Medal] page in [Personal Information] to check)
2.New 4V4 mode
Team competition new mode: 4V4!
More teamplay strategy is waiting for you!
3.AI added to Workshop
You can now add AI players to some Workshop maps.
Experience your favored Workshop map faster!
4.Summons/Transformation model display
You can now check the Summons and Transformation models for some pieces.
5.Chess Skin display in Illustration
In Illustration, the current chess skin will be displayed as the chess piece illustration.
6.Chess Piece Biography
Biographies will be revealed for some pieces. Unlock chess piece star levels to unlock more biography. You can check it on the [Illustration] [Chess Piece Info] [Biography] page.
Have you unlocked them all?
7.Chess piece display switching
In the Illustration, you can zoom in on the Chess Piece model by clicking it. You can also switch it to a portrait screen display
8.Featured voices for some Chess Skins
Featured voices have been added to some Chess Skins: Joint Hearts (Shadowcrawler), Linked Hearts (Soul Reaper), Immortal Water Mystery (Water Spirit), Citrine Digon (Umbra), Mega Digon (Umbra).
Egersis Ranger-Rhythm Musician.
1.Optimized the waiting time after battle rounds: players who finish the battle and settlement earlier will proceed to the preparation phase in advance. After the countdown of the preparation phase for all players is over, they will enter the next round of battle together.
2.Optimized some functions, interfaces, and notifications of the Championship. You can now check the previous winners’ info during the offseason.
3.Optimized the item display during games. Chess piece icon will be displayed on the lower right corner of the items it’s equipping.
4.Optimized the target choice mechanism of Tusk Champion and Abyssal Guard (same as the current normal attack target)
5.Optimized the animation when switching between scenes
6.Optimized the Chess Piece Share in Duo mode. The chess piece deployed in the first round will be shared automatically.
7.Optimized an issue where some voice and background music volume is not coordinated.
1.Fixed an issue when battling against 3/5 Dragon Synergy, Python Wand and Claw Wand don’t take effect correctly in some cases.
2.Fixed an issue where the burning visual effect of the Heaven Brew ability was abnormal.
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