RotW Version 1.1.1 Early Access Build 2

01 Jul 2023 - FallingNinja

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The second build for Ruler of the Waves 1916 (RotW) is now released on Steam.

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Early Access Build 2

Release Notes

Alas, the sounds of war have upset a mythical beast from the depths!


  • Final boss fight in the North Sea campaign (re-clear 3rd mission to unlock)
  • New Game + is a more difficult, timed mode
  • Begin internal implementation of scenario feature
  • Very limited and partial gamepad controller support
  • (PC) (Graphics) Additional post-processing effects
  • (PC) (Performance) Removed frame rate smoothing and removed the frame rate cap

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  • Fixed an issue where turret rotation speed was affected by FPS
  • Fixed a typo that displayed in the flavor text of the first mission
  • Fixed an issue where a level unlock could fail to be saved
  • Improved aesthetics, size, and layout of multiple menus and HUD
  • (PC) Fixed an issue where the mouse cursor would sometimes fail to display in the main menu
  • (iOS) Fixed issues with menu items being inaccessible on screens with rounded corners

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