This latest patch for Command & Conquer Generals – Zero Hour features improved gameplay and fixes a number of bugs including:
1. ADDED NEW MULTIPLAYER MAPS
Death Valley, Forgotten Forest, Hostile Dawn, Iron Dragon, Mountain Fox, North America, Red Rock, Seaside Mutiny, Dogs of War, Manic Aggression, Floodplains, The Frontline.
2. TUNNEL NETWORK SPEED
Reduced the build time of GLA Tunnel Networks to match that of Generals.
3. IMPROVED ONLINE STATS
Made improvements to the code that tracks statistics for multiplayer ranks and battle honors in Generals Online.
4. NEW COMMAND LINE PARAMETERS
Added “-quickstart” and “-mod” command line parameters to the Zero Hour executable.
Addressed balance issues for Jarmen Kell, the Pathfinder, and the Alpha Aurora Bomber.
6. DISAPPEARING SUPPLY DOCKS
Fixed an issue that caused supply docks to disappear during certain skirmish and LAN games.
7. CHINA HACKER FIX
Addressed an issue that caused Hackers located inside an Internet Center to stop hacking indefinitely after the structure is attacked by a Microwave Tank. Hackers now resume hacking after the Microwave Tank has stopped.
8. ADJUSTED CHAT SOUND EFFECT
Tweaked the audio cue for the communicator to only alert users to an incoming chat message. The audio cue will no longer sound for any non-chat related messages.
9. TEXT FIXES
Fixed text errors for the US Intelligence tooltip. It now correctly displays a five-minute recharge time, instead of two minutes. Also fixed text errors in the tooltips for the USA Drone Armor upgrade and China Nuclear Tank upgrades.
10. CRASH BUGS
Addressed bugs that caused the game to crash if you drop a bunker buster on garrisoned Tunnel Networks; and if you attempt to garrison the castle in mission GLA05 with any more than 14 units.
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