25 March 2014

5.1 released

  • Hybris 5.1 is released. Some interesting new features:
    • enhanced solr search backoffice
    • enhanced accelerators
    • Subscription Billing Gateway to integrate with billing provider (e.g. Vindicia)
    • SAP Hana DB support
    • channel specific pricing
  • Unnethack 5.1 is released. Some interesting new features:
    • new role: Convict class
      • Start
        • wearing a cursed striped shirt 
          • shopkeepers will not let you in (and remember you)
            • exception: on the black market you will receive a reduction
        • chained to an iron ball
        • having a sewer rat as a pet
        • on the verge of becoming hungry
        • immune to sickness (can eat tainted corpses)
      • can pacify and tame rats by #chatting with them 
      • can become expert in 
        • flail skill (iron ball)
        • escape spells
        • ...
      • All races are hostile to them
      • Minetown watch is hostile to them
    • New branch: The Ruins of Moria
      • Watcher in the Water
      • Durin's Bane
    • Tourists get automatic type identification for shop items
    • Healers can see how healthy monsters are
    • Player vampire gets a charisma bonus when wearing an opera cloak
    • It is impossible to know both the speed and location of a quantum mechanic
    • Intelligent monsters pick up and use keys
    • Wearing fedora increases luck of archaeologists