Project SEED

June 26, 2023

Greetings, Avorians! It’s almost the end of June, have you been playing with Outland Odyssey? Our development team has been busy testing and adding more polished features for the game. Here’s our list of the progress made from June 19th to 24th, 2023.

Design Team

The design team has started to set the story dialogue! We sure look forward to when this is ready so we can all experience a whole new and improved Outland Odyssey! Not limited to story, they also work on general improvements like companion setup, level design and adjustment, and so on.
  • Story Dialogues setting + implementation
  • C4Q3 Greybox
  • C4Q4 Greybox
  • Level adjustments with filler zeds
  • Companion setup fixes
  • Level design enemy allocation adjustments
  • Gameplay balancing

Character Team

In progress:
  • NPC Atticus
  • Companion ranged from Palepeaks - Nature
  • Filler zed Rat LOD4
  • melee DPS from Palepeaks

Concept team

Our concept team has been making tremendous progress this week! From new character additions like Melee from Copperhead to the even more completed dialogue expressions for new characters, Outland Odyssey is evolving with each passing day!
In progress:
  • Melee from Copperhead, Nature
  • Mythic Healer from Palepeaks
  • Dialogue expressions - Ezra
  • Generic Zed
  • Copperhead dialogue background
  • Dialogue expressions - Lazlo
  • Dialogue expressions - Celestine
  • Dialogue expressions - Occultist
  • Oasis biome dialogue background
  • Mattepeint Copperhead
  • Arena Exit visuals
  • Kanid VFX update

Animation team

  • Magnus: - Idle - Run - Attack1 - Attack 2 - Hurt - Die
  • Companion NFT Cards
  • Companion IAP Icons
  • Lenora's Main Screen Adjustments

UI/UX team

In progress
  • Packing assets for party management and equipment screen
  • Achievement screen in XD prototype
  • Assets library
  • NFT card Assets revisions
  • Companion Thumbnail icon
  • Main Screen (Additional direct quest access button)
  • Gold & O2 Icons for payment in Party Management Companion Level-up Awakening + Flow Changes in Companion & Equipment
  • IAP Finalize
  • Victory
  • Inventory Flow Changes

VFX team

Our VFX team has completed significant milestones with the addition of various skill effects! These are not limited to Zeds, but also to the hunters we’re playing with.
In progress
  • Shield strike
  • Toxic Rage
  • Kanid Deludge
  • Kanid Acid Splash
  • Shield Descent
  • Whirlpool Start Variant
  • Taunting Roar
  • Environment fog fades

Texture team

In progress:
  • Rat
  • Infected Crystal Kanid
  • Victoria
  • Kreese

Environment Team

The environment team has also been hard at work, with completed projects listed below. C4Q1 means they are adding effects for Chapter 4, Quest 1 area. Once you know our team’s abbreviations, it’s just so easy to understand what these are!
In Progress:
  • C4Q1 add Fog + Spotlight script
  • C4Q2 Lighting
  • Baked Lighting Desert Bio
  • C4Q3 Decoration
  • C4Q1 Final
  • New desert mission lighting
Finally, our programmers have been working hard to integrate many gameplay improvements! Many involve improving the general UI and implementing blockchain functionalities.

Blockchain team

In Progress:
  • Swap UI
  • Minting functionality
  • Blockchain integration in-game bugs
  • Cyrex resubmission
  • Launchpad Smart Contract
  • Bugs fix
  • Events tracking list for OO website and in-game
  • Bugs fix (Cyrex, Staking)
  • Responsiveness for mobiles and tablet of staking
  • Unity API
  • Blockchain integration internal test

Programmers team

In progress:
  • Navmesh Footprint
  • Backend In-game Staking Benefits
  • SFX & Audio Manager Refactoring & Adjustments Implementation
  • Bug fixes & General cleanups
  • UI Achievement system
  • UI Party Management
  • UI Story Dialogue
  • UI Redeem Code
  • UI IAP
  • VFX Caster
  • Character Selection Menu
  • Ability Control, Dynamic Setup and skill adjustments
We are as excited as you are to share our next update next week! We hope you will love these incredible new contents in development for Outland Odyssey.