VU 17.5.0 Next Island Release Notes:

1 Dec 2020

Highlights

New Daily missions
- A new daily mission hunting C.A.R.E./Portal Guardians. Does require the above quest to be completed.
- A new daily missions involving the various drake species
- A new daily mission at Crystal Beach (new player area). Go south from the Paradise Landing TP and speak with Jamie the Chef

Resa Clothing set with blueprints added

Corrections and Fixed Issues

- Adjustments have been made to the Enslaved Daudaormurs. They should now be easier to target
- UL Daudaormur texture blueprints restored to those players who lost them when we converted them to L
- Improved drop rate of Phenacite crystal
- Fixed an issue where Boar heart, tusk, hooves, head, and tail shows as a red X in player inventory
- Fixed an issue where players got stuck underneath the Orpheus Cave TP
- Fixed a spelling error in the Sorensen’s Stone mining missions
- Revive point moved in Vulcan’s Pass to help prevent players getting stuck there
- Fixed an issue where the war axe was classified as a powerfist
- Fixed an issue where the short blades in Ancient Greece were classified as powerfist
- Fixed an issue with a mislabeled Time Travel Crystal Blueprint
- Fixed an issue with the water in the Gorgon Wave area
- Made some cosmetic changes to all Shark spawn areas to improve general feel and look
- Added some components (Elysian Tech Chips) to loot in order to make some blueprint crafting more accessible
- Fixed an issue where players were receiving pixie armor instead of Atlas armor when completing Next Island’s Discipleship
- Fixed some spelling and grammar errors in the Gorgon missions
- Crafting terminal added to Enchanted Village TP area
- Adjusted the Bustamite Forest area, hopefully reducing lag issues
- Chimera hides now drop, helping with some crafting/mission needs
- Ad screens are now functional in both Next Island and Ancient Greece
- Turret added into Ancient Greece to prevent a farming bug
- Spelling corrections made in various places concerning the name “Asclarias”
- Fixed an issue where the TT pistol was not counting toward a daily hunting mission
- Vanguard Enslaved Daudaormur damage has been adjusted to be commensurate with other Enslaved Daudaormurs. You may now stop running from them.
- Fixed an issue with the Block Chisel blueprint
- Fixed an issue where the TT scanner was floating
- Drop rates for several crystals, Papoo Tooth and Dark Lysterium have been adjusted


New Content

- Added several new spawns of Myrinians to accommodate hunting needs
- Added a new mid-high level Portal Guardian Spawn west of Oasis Outlook
- A new daily mission hunting C.A.R.E./Portal Guardians. Does require the above quest to be completed.
- A new daily missions involving the various drake species
- A new daily mission at Crystal Beach (new player area). Go south from the Paradise Landing TP and speak with Jamie the Chef
- A new series of clothing inspired by the Resa faction, complete with blueprints
- The Codex has finally come to Next Island! Hunt and be rewarded with massive skill gains!
- The Next Island Twitch channel has launched, providing content and promoting Next Island streamers. Come watch and join the chat!
Reward options from the Multi-faction daily have been reworked to include the new Resa clothes blueprints:

ANCIENT GREECE
Crafting: Stel Brigand Facemask/Resa Nomad Leggings/Haruspex Belfry Hat(C)/Haruspex Sleek Pants(M,C)/Haruspex Voodoo Boots(M,C)
Hunting: Stel Brigand Shirt/Stel Brigand Trousers/Resa Nomad Headwraps/Haruspex Forest Corset(F,C)/Haruspex Voodoo Bracers(F,C)
Mining: Classic Greek Dress(F)/Classic Greek Shoes(F)/Haruspex Voodoo Bracers(F)/Haruspex Sprite Leggings(F)/Haruspex Voodoo Vest(M)
HARUSPEX
Crafting: Resa Nomad Shirt/Resa Nomad Handwraps/Resa Nomad Footwraps/Daudaormur Texture/Gorgon Texture
Hunting: Rinoa Bikini(F)/Mankini(M)/Haruspex Forest Corset(F)/Haruspex Voodoo Bracers(F)/Haruspex Voodoo Vest(M)
Mining: Haruspex Belfry Hat/Stel Brigand Footwear/Haruspex Sleek Pants(M,C)/Haruspex Voodoo Boots(M,C)/Haruspex Sprite Leggings(F,C)
LOYALISTS
Crafting: Rinoa Bikini(F)/Mankini(M)/Stel Brigand Gloves/Haruspex Forest Corset(F)/Haruspex Sleek Pants(M,C)
Hunting: Resa Nomad Shirt/Resa Nomad Handwraps/Resa Nomad Footwraps/Daudaormur Texture/Gorgon Texture
Mining: Stel Brigand Footwear/Haruspex Voodoo Boots(M)/Haruspex Sleek Pants(M)/Haruspex Belfry Hat/Haruspex Sprite Leggings(F,C)
N.E.O
Crafting: Haruspex Voodoo Bracers(F,C)/Stel Brigand Trousers/Haruspex Belfry Hat(C)/Haruspex Voodoo Vest(M,C)/Haruspex Voodoo Boots(M,C)
Hunting: Resa Nomad Shirt/Resa Nomad Handwraps/Resa Nomad Footwraps/Daudaormur Texture/Gorgon Texture
Mining: Haruspex Forest Corset(F)/Haruspex Voodoo Boots(M)/Haruspex Belfry Hat/Haruspex Voodoo Vest(M)/Haruspex Sleek Pants(M)
RESA
Crafting: Resa Noman Headwraps/Classic Greek Dress(F)/Haruspex Forest Corset(F,C)/Haruspex Belfry Hat(C)/Haruspex Sprite Leggings(F,C)
Hunting: Resa Nomad Leggings/Classic Greek Dress(F)/Stel Brigand Facemask/Haruspex Sprite Leggings(F)/Haruspex Voodoo Vest(M,C)
Mining: Resa Nomad Headwraps/Stel Brigand Shirt/Stel Brigand Gloves/Haruspex Sprite Leggings(F)/Haruspex Sleek Pants(M)
STEL
Crafting: Haruspex Forest Corset (F,C)/Stel Brigand Footwear/Stel Brigand Shirt/Stel Brigand Facemask/Classic Greek Shoes (F)
Hunting: Stel Brigand Gloves/Classic Greek Shoes(F)/Resa Nomad Leggings/Haruspex Voodoo Bracers (F,C)/Haruspex Voodoo Vest (M,C)
Mining: Rinoa Bikini (F)/Mankini(M)/Stel Brigand Trousers/Haruspex Voodoo Bracers (F)/Haruspex Voodoo Boots (M)

Socrates, NI Community Manager and Dev.