Shadow of the Xel'Naga 1.3 released!

 After much work my Starcraft 2 co-op campaign Shadow of the Xel'Naga gets a new update. Highlights of this update include new models for the vision cones in Chapter 5, russian localization by FREND and 41 improvements to gameplay, user interface and audio/visuals.

You can play the campaign for free in the Starcraft 2 Arcade, by searching for "Shadow of the Xel'Naga" in the Campaigns tab.

Full changelog:

# Update 7 [1.3.0] (2022-04-10)

41 changes


## Campaign

### Multiple Maps

### Gameplay

- Fixed bank usage for difficulty selection when playing offline


#### User Interface

- Added russian localization (FREND)

- Improved german and english localizations

- Increased size for victory dialog secret found box

- Fixed Ensnare buff icon


## Map Launcher

### User Interface

- Increased size and plaxement of some dialog labels


## Chapter 1

### Gameplay

- Karak Alpha Male will no longer run away after exiting a mine

- Decreased size of Rocks visibility regions

- Decreased size of Rocks kill regions


### User Interface

- Fixed Mohican OXE tooltip

- Briefing Unit model no longer appears on rocks if already destroyed


### Audio/Visuals

- Bossbird beacons are no longer hidden after the RepairedSeismographs cinematic


## Chapter 2

### User Interface

- Swapped icons for Ionic Cutter and iSaw Weapon


## Chapter 3

### User Interface

- Renamed to "Shadow of Strife"/"Schatten des Kampfes"


## Chapter 5

### Gameplay

- Void Prison and Sticky Goo are no longer noticeable by enemies

- Increased sight range of Sieged Tank from 9 to 11

- Changed locations of some enemies

- Decreased maximum energy of heroes from 300 to 100

- Decreased energy cost of Run from 25 to 0

- Decreased energy cost of Remove Stun from 20 to 0

- Decreased energy cost of Throw Rock from 20 to 15

- Decreased energy cost of Personal Scanner Device from 20 to 15

- Decreased energy cost of Sticky Goo from 40 to 30

- Decreased energy cost of Sabotage from 40 to 30

- Decreased energy cost of Void Prison from 30 to 20

- Decreased energy cost of Mind Control from 30 to 20

- Decreased energy cost of Read Mind from 15 to 0

- Decreased energy cost of Blink from 20 to 15

- Decreased energy cost of Cloaking Field from 50 to 30

- Heroes are no longer ordered to stop for transmissions


### User Interface

- Added range indicator to Sieged Tanks

- Decreased range indicator radius of Missile Turret from 7 to 6

- Changed description for Sabotage

- Fixed Sticky Goo tip icon highlight


### Audio/Visuals

- New models for vision cones (Solstice245)

- Flattened terrain in many areas

- Changed color brightness of green vision cones from 100% to 88%

- The Sticky Goo hint model is now destroyed after a certain point


## Chapter 6

### Gameplay

- No longer pauses units before the Psi Storm trap

- Increased life of destructible rocks at Pylons trap from 500 to 2000


## Chapter 7

### User Interface

- "All zerg main buildings..." message no longer appears when restarting

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