Weekly Dev Log for May 3rd, 2021

Weekly Dev Log for May 3rd, 2021

Hello everyone, and welcome to the Weekly Dev Log for May 3rd, 2021, detailing all the changes that have happened since April 26th, 2021. Note: Devs that don’t appear in the weekly log are not necessarily away or not doing work, but may be working on things currently not announced or backend work that doesn’t need to be detailed.


Last week, we released Update, which included various new bug and crash fixes, as well as new upgrades and changes. You can read more about what was in this update here.


We’ve started working on Update, which will include Arcade - Phase 2, the new Fresh store overhaul, a Plaza Update, and many other changes and bug fixes. You can read about everything planned for this update here.

Accessibility Suggestions

We’ve created a forum post asking the community for suggestions on how we can improve gameplay for players with certain conditions such as colorblindness, dyslexia, or anything else that might affect a players ability to use the standard presentation and controls of the game.

If you have any ideas or suggestions, and possible solutions on how to solve a particular issue, please check out the forum post here.

Sunrise Isles: Track 2

@Johanna continued working on Track 2 of Sunrise Isles.

Sunrise Isles: Track 2 WIP


@Johanna started working on art for Casino - Phase 2.

@Lifeless continued working on the new condo.

@macdguy worked on upgrading the Condo edit UI.

@madmijk continued looking into crashes, as well as time toggleable lights (auto turn on lights at nighttime), and added a default condo weather setting.

@Sketchman continued working on backend server improvements and optimizations, as well as fixes for the Highrise condo.

@Will worked on music loops for Dragon’s Treasure.

Casino: Phase 2 Roulette Table WIP

Highrise Condo Improvements (Before / After)

Improved Condo Edit UI WIP

Wrap It Up

That about covers everything that happened since April 26th, 2021 at PixelTail Games. We’ll see you all next week!

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Really liking all the highrise fixes.

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can’t wait for casino phase 2

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Golly, track 2 for sunrise isles is looking stunning…~


Holy shit, Johanna is doing an outstanding job on Sunrise Isles Track 2! I thought it looked amazing already, but all these new touches make me love it even more, keep it up!


That looks great! So excited!


Please tell me we’ll get that Fishing Boat as Condo furniture (and the RV from Pine Valley, but I think that’s already planned).

Honestly the part I’m looking forward to most about Casino Phase 2 is not knowing how to play the games. My friends and I had a lot of fun trying to learn Poker through brute force.

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my biggest issue with the casino was always that there’s not enough games (and there’s only 1 multiplayer game) so its really nice that its finally gonna get some more stuff

edit: also sunrise isles track 2 looks really nice

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American roulette here should have its straight bet is 36 or even 37 to 1, hitting 0 or double 0s should return all bets outside straight by half.

it would be even better to have a unique variant of roulette… oof

Lol. I can teach you if you’d like. I know how to play Blackjack, 5 Card Draw, and Roulette. All very easy

where can i find more about this casino phase 2?

Here’s the Trello Card
It focuses on multiplayer activities. It’s currently slated for later down the line, though (Arcade Phase 2 is set for the next major update).

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like to see Roulette! :+1:

cant wait for casion 2.0 maybe many good games to play with friends now