The new version of the app adds a significant number of features, many of them not immediately apparent:
** The option to limit the duration of a player or team's turn when setting up a new game
** A much more stable and easy to follow remote-play setup
** The ability for controller devices to re-join a game if connection is lost at any point during gameplay
** The appearance of the characters on the question selection screen
** A pop up "news & information window" on the Home Screen
** Assists / lifelines default to zero in game setup
** Shared player, game and question data between all devices - iOS, Android and Windows
** Repeat question issues now completely eliminated
** New separate Final Round questions, no longer drawn from the main question pack
** Quit game button on question selection screen
** Back button on pre-question screen
** Exit button on PC version
** Bonuses available for correct answer now in a pop-up on pre-questions screen
** Numerous fixes to reported bugs and glitches
** Better handling of disconnection issues where internet quality is poor
** Size limit to player photo sizes to prevent glitches
** Final round timing issues fixed
In addition coming very soon are the following further fixes and improvements:
** Windows version will bypass all virus protection (at the moment virus protection must be disabled during install)
** Ring count will remain correct following connection dropouts by host or controller device
** Autosaved game will remain intact in all circumstances
** All devices will detect momentary connections for other connected devices and maintain game position across all devices
What about the bonus and backer question packs?
** The bonus pack will be available to all eligible game owners within 14 days
** The backers pack for Kickstarter backers will be available to all eligble game owners within 14 days
We will also be updating all tutorial videos and documentation this week to reflect the changes made in V1.1
WHEN IS THE NEXT UPDATE AND WHAT IS COMING IN THE NEXT UPDATE?
The new update is a big one and will be available in approximately 6 weeks time. It will feature:
Also coming in 2021:
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