Spellbreak recently underwent its biggest revamp in release .30 with profound changes to all classes and skills. This time around, Proletariat’s unique battle royale receives tons of bug fixes, a new ping system and the minimum specs required to play lowered. Let’s go over all the changes that have occurred in Spellbreak .32 Beacon of Light.

Spellbreak Now Runs On Older PCs

The core focus of patch .32 is to optimize the game and to progressively eliminate any lingering bugs. As a direct result, Proletariat has been able to lower the recommended minimum specs required to play the game. Here are the new prerequisites for Spellbreak.

Minimum Spec:

  • Processor: Intel Core i3 2.4 Ghz or equivalent
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 640 or Radeon R7 GPU

Recommended Specs:

  • Processor: Intel Core i5 2.8 Ghz or equivalent
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 960 or Radeon R9 GPU

Optimizations to the Halcyon area, Shadow performance and animations have all contributed to the change in lowered specs.

New Ping Feature

Spellbreak Now runs on Older PX
Ping Items, Locations and Danger Zones -Spellbreak

Introduced in patch .32 is the highly requested Ping feature, alert your squadmates of valuable items, locations, and danger. Your pings will only be visible to you and your squad, appoint a marker by pressing the default Middle Mouse Button.

Multiple functions have been included in the ping feature for versatility. These appropriately include the ability to long-press your ping button to create a danger marker, Mark items for your teammates by tapping the ping button and the flexibility to acknowledge or reject pings.

Here’s everything you need to know about the new Spellbreak Ping feature:

To set your ping button:

  • Once in-game, hit ESC and click Settings.
  • Navigate to Controls.
  • Scroll down until you see “Ping” in the left-hand column.
  • Choose your preferred key. It is Middle Mouse Button by default.

Once your key is set, you are ready to go. To drop a ping marker on a location for you and your squadmates:

  • Hover your reticle over the area you want to drop a marker.
  • Tap your ping button (middle mouse button by default).
  • Hover over it again to cancel.

To mark an item for you and your squadmates:

  • Hover your reticle over the item you wish to mark.
  • Tap your ping button.
  • Hover over it again to cancel.

To create a danger marker for you and your squadmates:

  • Hover your reticle over the area you want to drop a marker.
  • Click and hold your ping button for a second.
  • Hover over it again to cancel.
New Ping Feature - Spellbreak
New Ping Feature – Spellbreak

All ping markers are visible on both the map (full map in addition to the mini-map) as well as in-world.

Bug Fixes

As mentioned, extensive bug fixes have occurred in Spellbreak Release.32, which includes the following:

  • Fixed issue that allowed players to gain too much health while wearing Belt of the Mender while getting damaged during Chronomaster.
  • Flying into the ground now causes the player to stop when using Flight rune.
  • Party members are now marked as “In Match” when they are in Practice or Tutorial.
  • Fixed issue where invisible spectated players could sometimes appear visible.
  • Fixed issue that caused armor alerts to not work if the player is wearing a belt.
  • Fixed issue that sometimes caused the player to not see their character on the results screen.
  • Health potion prompts are now prioritized over armor potion prompts if the player is missing both health and armor.
  • When health or armor is sufficiently low, players are now prompted to use large potions or shards before small potions and shards.
  • Fixed issue that caused the player to see only one reward UI when unlocking two titles.
  • Fixed issue that caused the player’s current Avatar is not to be selected or labeled when entering the outfit menu.
  • Fixed issue that sometimes caused the selected outfit character to not update in the outfit menu.
  • The text for the key assigned to Use Rune is no longer dimmed in the HUD.
  • Gauntlet pickup UI on says “SWAP” rather than “UPGRADE” when the player has a higher tier gauntlet equipped.
  • Fixed issue that sometimes caused invisible spectated players to be missing gauntlets and hands, appear in a falling animation, show an incorrect aiming arc, or have a blue teammate outline.
  • Fixed issue that caused skill unlock announcements to pop-up multiple times per skill in Practice mode.
  • Fixed issue that allowed the player to complete the “Hold spacebar to Levitate” tutorial without holding the button/levitating.
  • Fixed issue that caused timers for mana recharge and potion consumption to be incorrect in spectate mode.
  • Fixed issue that caused ice/water to emits green steam.
  • Fixed issue that caused Wolfsblood Rune highlight effect to disappear if the player damages the target.