Modded handheld rocket weapons are broken

Ryukki shared this bug 12 months ago
Considered

So a few months ago we recently got Halo weapons which included a handheld rocket launcher. It introduced the excitement of being able to defend ourselves from those instant kill gatling turrets or small vehicles. It was very exciting to use it with friends defending a base or attacking and lots of people subscribed to it.


Than recently last month it was broke due to Keen changing something. Now I can't get the rocket launcher to fire. It also broke the Engineer Defense kit grenade launcher(rocket still). It works offline but when I host a MP game it doesn't work. I asked the modder and he said there nothing he can do its on Keens end.

Now we're stuck pointing rifles into the air slowly chipping away at a small ship than getting 1 gatling bullet to the knee and instantly dying fun... I just hope we can get Keen to somehow fix this mod like how they fixed the shield mod.

Halo Weapon Mod: https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=1507391748

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Hello, Engineer!


Thank you for your feedback! Your topic has been added between considered issues.


Please keep voting for the issue as it will help us to identify the most serious bugs.


We really appreciate your patience.


Kind Regards


Keen Software House: QA Department

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I just noticed that this issue was discovered by you about seven months ago. Makes me a bit disheartened.

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No more, its impossible for keen and waste of time for you. Deal with it

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I can confirm that hand held rocket launchers do not fire in MP mode. I can also say that the fault is in Keen's coding for handheld rocket launchers, as I tested this with a mod that I made, piggy-backing off of Keen's code (I have also made sure said mod worked properly in SP).

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Keen stop hard coding off the game for modders and restraining the freedom of making amazing mods! :(

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I feel like they sometimes hard code something as a band-aid patch for a bigger problem. I hope this one is fixed soon!

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Still nothing new on this? Personal rocket launchers are very much a realistic weapon after all, so why should there be any problems with allowing this in the game fully? As the original poster had said, it actually gives the player something real to combat turrets and vehicles when on foot instead of having to pepper it with bullets till it stops shooting at you. Its nearing a year now since this post was "considered", is it really still on the list of things to look over and fix or has the effort been abandoned? I know its not fixed since I tried this just now and can confirm the bug is still present. The rocket makes the firing sound and the ammo count gets reduced, but no rockets are visibly fired at all, not even a smoke trail or evidence of damage to surroundings.

And yes, I tested this in a new MP world (it was made within a week's time so still new).

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I wanted to re-edit the post but the confirmation button disappeared. I was going to say that after all this time at least a comment on progress, a note, anything to indicate this is still currently being looked at would be appreciated. Just "something" to let people know it has not been forgotten would go a long way here.

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