They are saying they have been testing crossplay internally
After months of speaking, developments and betas, rollback netcode is now formally out there to all in Combating EX Layer although they is probably not stopping there.
Arika revealed their plans for implementing the improved netcode throughout the Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable which was subsequently launched for PlayStation four and PC gamers by way of a brand new replace.
Combating EX Layer Model 1.14 is the primary time that PS4 gamers have the chance to play the sport with rollback whereas the PC base had entry to a particular beta model since spring which is not out there to make use of — everybody goes again to Gougi decks.
A pores and skin choice choice was additionally added to the PC model, and Arika’s Ichiro Mihara says they’re wanting so as to add a match settlement perform to ranked play earlier than the tip of the month, however stopped wanting offering specifics there.
When requested if that meant FEXL would obtain a Wi-Fi indicator, Mihara pointed to Tekken 7’s reveal of the feature coming to their game and mentioned they’d want to look at the response to that first.
Mihara additionally expressed interest in releasing Fighting EX Layer for the Nintendo Switch as nicely although he cannot make any guarantees since he says the sport nonetheless has a really, very restricted funds.
– Modified the community code when combating.
– Corrections to be made within the occasion of line errors.
– Fastened an issue within the coaching mode. https://t.co/CdoOtxxXuG
— 三原さん。＠ゲーム開発屋さん (@miharasan) August 1, 2020
One factor the builders are wanting into, nevertheless, is cross platform play, as they mentioned throughout final evening’s stream they’re doing inside assessments of the characteristic although once more no guarantees had been made that it’d truly discover its means into the complete product.
Up to now the participant response to the replace seems to be close to universally constructive with some saying that abroad connections are viable now after they had been primarily unplayable previously.
Combating EX Layer has proved itself because the little combating sport that might after beginning as an ‘April Idiot’s joke’ earlier than releasing in 2018 and seeing a gentle stream of updates since although no new characters have launched in over a yr.
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