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Feb 13 2014
By: Eric-ND Naughty Dog Developer 594 posts
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Patch 1.06: Melee Changes Discussions

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Please read and post all discussions about Melee changes in Patch 1.06 to the thread here:

 

  • Fixed bug where shooting a player who was melee'ing could result in the melee attacker aborting the move too late, after the melee victim had already taken the hit (or just the camera hit reaction).  Now melee attacks will only abort when the attacker is in the wind-up phase of the attack.
    • Note that because of latency, you may be seeing a player in the wind-up phase on your machine, but on her machine the attack is already connecting.  In this case the melee attack will not abort.  In our testing, which includes simulating latency situations, this creates a much more consistent feel to the situations where players are shooting melee attackers.
  • Balance fix to the "shiv dance": now if you damage a player, that player won't be able to shiv you for the next 3 seconds.

 

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Feb 13, 2014

Machete to interupt upgraded 2x4 melee please.

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Feb 13, 2014

bye bye shiv dance Smiley Happy




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Feb 13, 2014

Eric-ND wrote:

 

  • Balance fix to the "shiv dance": now if you damage a player, that player won't be able to shiv you for the next 3 seconds.

 


 

@AKyemeni , I summon you to cry about this change while I laugh. Smiley Tongue

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Feb 13, 2014

So now people will just use brawler to do a mike tyson.

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Feb 13, 2014
Boo!

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Feb 13, 2014

Nick-A-30 wrote:
I thought the shiv dance was a legitimate tactic in your books (according the Q&A), ND?

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Feb 13, 2014

What about the "triangle" button priority for Shiving when another enemy down is near.

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Feb 13, 2014

Welp, now i don't have to die to lag shiv dances anymore

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Feb 13, 2014

Eric-ND wrote:

 

  • Balance fix to the "shiv dance": now if you damage a player, that player won't be able to shiv you for the next 3 seconds.

 


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