Release Notes for 9/17/2019

[ MISC ]
— Updated engraving on the Major Champions and Major Finalists trophies.
— Fixed rare cases of showing an uninitialized MVP panel.
— Several stability improvements.

[ SDK ]
— Users can now create a game authentication code allowing third-party websites and applications to access their match history.
— Website and application developers can find more information here:

Release Notes for 9/16/2019

[ MISC ]
— Updated deathmatch bots with an experimental decision framework based on behavior trees.
— Fixed picking up weapons embedded in playerclip brushes.
— Allow fps_max setting as low as 49 for PAL 50 Hz production pipelines.
— Allow Overwatch-style GOTV demo files playback using anonsuspect parameter to playdemo command.
— Example command: playdemo myfile.dem 76540440404404 anonsuspect
— Several game stability fixes.

[ MAPS ]
— Updated radar for Vertigo.

Release Notes for 8/29/2019

— Fixed a bug which allowed changing certain development-only material settings at game launch.
— Fixed context menu of match streams being too large and sometimes not fitting on screen.
— Main menu news images should now load more reliably when running under Perfect World launcher.
— Community game servers can no longer display unsafe html in disconnection messages.

Release Notes for 8/19/2019

[ BERLIN 2019 ]
— Updated autograph stickers for dexter, VINI, ableJ, KSCERATO, yuurih, ANGE1.

— Updated Linux dedicated servers Steam Client layer to the latest version which significantly improves TCP reconnect timeout in case of upstream connection drop.

[ MISC ]
— Added client-side settings to limit incoming invite sounds: cl_invites_only_mainmenu, cl_invites_only_friends.

[ MAPS ]
— Recompiled Nuke to fix several lighting problems on static props.
— Recompiled Overpass with an additional clipbrush at the back of A site.

Release Notes for 8/14/2019

[ BERLIN 2019 ]
— The «Berlin 2019 Viewer Pass» and the «Berlin 2019 Viewer Pass + 3 Souvenir Tokens» are now available for purchase. 50% of the proceeds go to the players and organizations taking part in the StarLadder Berlin Major.
— With a Viewer Pass, you’ll get:
— An upgradable Berlin 2019 Event Coin.
— Access to the Berlin Pick’Em Challenge.
— Unlimited team graffiti for the duration of the event.
— team flair.
— Access to Berlin 2019 Souvenir Packages.
— All-new Viewer Pass Missions.
— Ability to purchase additional Souvenir Tokens.
– Team and player autograph stickers are available for purchase.

[ MISC ]
— Improved calculation of client packets processing time to account for dedicated server systems where clock can jump backwards.
— Optimized client-side processing when kills are scored with StatTrak weapons.

[ MAPS ]
— Breach has been updated to the latest Workshop version.