Test Realm Down For Update 5/1/2014

The Test Realm will be going offline for about an hour at 4:20 pm US Central to apply an update. Please see the Test Realm's Update Notes Page for a complete list of updates. Scroll to the bottom: Upkeep and Maintenance—Spiral Date 520221 (5/01/2014).

These updates are listed below for your convenience:

Bug fixes

The following Advanced Pets bugs were fixed:
  • Fixed a bug caused from players attempting to train their pets during Pet Sparring.
  • Fixed several Pet Powers that erroneously reported they would either cause zero damage over time or provide zero healing.
  • Fixed the missing combat animations for flying pets during Pet Sparring.
  • Fixed the missing animations from the Loyal Orchid Chameleon.
  • Fixed a crash from accepting a Pet Sparring match while participating in Pet Morphing.
  • Fixed the World icons displayed for the Quesadillo and Oyster Shooters Pet Snacks.
  • Fixed a bug causing the Coral Spider to act strangely after casting its webs power.
  • Fixed a bug that was causing players to return to Avery’s Court after logging out in the Morphing Tent.
  • Pets no longer sometimes appear defeated when joining in combat.
  • You’ll no longer be able to place a pet in your house and join in a Pet Sparring match with the same pet.

The following Advanced Companions bugs were fixed:
  • The Scrapper talent no longer entirely removes the need for Bed Rest.
  • Training the Pet Wranglin’ talent now correctly reduces the time needed to complete the Pet Wranglin’ job.

Other bug fixes are as follows:
  • Fixed several voice-over mistakes and typos.
  • Removed the “Fake Name” from Combat Quick Chat.
  • The Flat Wooden Platform housing item now appears in your inventory correctly.
  • You must use the Great Wheel to be able to pass through the secret passage in the Commodore’s Garrison.
  • Players are no longer able to summon a henchman or use summoning doubloons in the Go Go Stormzilla encounter and the Stormzilla’s eggs are once again producing babies.
  • Metal spikes are once again triggering correctly in the Metal Temple.
  • Fixed a display issue with the Moonstone Breastplate item.
  • You’ll no longer have to change areas to update the look of your dyed items.
  • Ninja Pigs summoned from the Mark of Mooshu now arrive in combat with full health.
  • Weapon glows will no longer remain visible when using a mount.
  • Mojo potions now heal ships correctly.
  • Fixed a bug where going to the Character Select screen while in combat would cause you to be unable to move upon reentering the game.
  • Right clicking the Flee Button no longer brings up a strange menu only understandable by people with ominous developer powers.

Changes and Improvements

The following Advanced Pets changes were made:
  • The Enhanced armor skill will now add a bonus to pets that naturally have no armor.
  • Pet renaming now happens only in Bestia.
  • Clarified wording on the Naturally Agile pet talent card.
  • Pets now display an animation for Sneak Attack.
  • Manifested Powers and Talents from morphed pets now appear in a different order instead of in the exact same order.
  • Clarified that Guts, Guile, and Grit tasks do not make your pet hungry after you participate in one of these training activities.
  • Players must now participate in five practice matches before being able to move on to player pet versus player pet sparing matches.
  • Calf Press is now a level 25 pet task.
  • The Timber Rattlesnake now does a celebration dance after a sparring match.

Other additions and improvements are as follows:
  • Switching a power, companion, or pet between pages now plays a sound when you place it on the new page.
  • Something nefarious is happening over a certain tower in Mooshu lately!
  • Bat Masterson’s Jobu’s Breath power uses an improved sound.
  • PvP sigils are visible in housing previews.
  • Added a “cowering” animation to Moonskull Aztecosaurs.
  • Looting a doubloon from a multi-player chest now gives you a notification in the chat window.

*One-Eyed Jack, Your Pirate101 Community Manager*