Shot-Online Episode 1.5 Includes Multiple New Features And
Updates-Including Suggestions Directly From the Shot-Online Community
San Jose, CA - September 29, 2009 - San Jose-based online game publisher,
GamesCampus.com, announced today that
it has launched Episode 1.5 for Shot-Online. Episode 1.5, a major update
to the popular online golf game, is in part thanks to the loyal Shot-Online
community. Earlier this summer GamesCampus asked its community to give them
input on what they would like to see in the update and the community responded
with feedback, ideas and suggestions which have now been incorporated into the
"We asked the Shot-Online community what they wanted to see updated or expanded
upon and we got some great feedback," said David Chang, EVP of Marketing and
Business Development at GamesCampus. "Some of the features are big additions and
some are small--but each and every one is something that was an important part
of maximizing our community's enjoyment of their time spent playing
The following is a complete list of the updates made with the launch of
Shot-Online Episode 1.5.
Group Whisper / Notes
Players can now send whispers and notes to several users at once (Max 10 users a
time) using a shortcut key (Alt+direction key).
New Slot for Equipment Item
The game now has a slot for Odlelile, Elgin Marbles, and Stardust.
Cart Fee Reduction
Shot-Online now has a decreased cart fee which has dropped from 10,000NG to
1,000NG and Gold/Gold plus members of Shot-Online can utilize carts for free.
Additional Menus and Options During Rounding
If a player clicks on a co-players character name, avatar face, or personal
score, with the button of their mouse, the Right Click and the [Info/ whisper]
menu will now come up. In addition, when a player closes the game, there will be
an additional step to confirm the close to avoid any players accidentally
closing a session of play. Also, players can now Change clubs with the [PageUp]/
[PageDown] key during a round.
Shot-Online now has added new options to adjust the sound volume (background,
sound effects, etc.) in the Option Menu.
Revamped Auction House
The Shot-Online Auction house is totally revamped. The look of the Auction House
has changed and there is now a restriction on the amount of auctions per
character with a maximum of 16 each for item registration and for bidding.
Players can also block items with durability below 10% (Cannot be registered)
and when bidding, a bidder can stay on the list to confirm purchase.
New Random Courses
Shot-Online now has three new random courses at each difficulty level.
When a player chooses a Random Course, they can choose course difficulty; easy,
normal or hard.
Increase Batting Money in Skins Mode
Formerly, normal users skins money was1,000/2,000/3,000 NG and is
Change Tee-off Order in Foursome Matches
Players can now give the tee-off order alternatively in the same team, instead
of it being random.
Temporary Clubs Provided if the Club Durability Runs Out during a round
When a player's club durability runs out in a round, a Gridabor Club is now
given to them to temporarily get them through the round. (Except the Repairable
Shot Information is Shown
After a swing, a player can see the remaining distance and the shot power.
(Distance: xxx Yard, Power: 103%)
Players can now see the Albatross count in the personal record window.
Show the Server Time
If a player writes [/time] in the chatting window, they can check the current
server time which will show as YEAR_MONTH/DAY_HOUR: MINUTE:
Add Scales in the Gauge Bar
Players can now easily see how they made a shot though the bold scales in the
Widen the Range of Game Entrance at the Square
The entrance of the game is now twice its current size at the square.
Show the Room Info in Course Info
If a player puts their mouse on the course info located in the upper left side,
they can see the room number, room title, and play mode like tool tip.
Change the Order of the Menu in Avatar/Friend Window
In the menu for the Avatar/Character/Friend list, players can now move the
[add/delete friends] menu to the bottom.
Add Master Name on the Top of the Lesson Class List
In a Class, the Master is now at the very top of the Class List
Shortcut Functions to Adjust Spin (shift + direction keys)
New shortcut keys allow players to control spin
Invite Friends to Game Room
In the waiting room, players can invite friends though their friends list.
(Only applicable to those that are friends and who are in the round list or in
another Non-Ready waiting room)
Players can sign up to play and take advantage of all the features of Episode
1.5 by going to GamesCampus' official
Shot-Online, developed by Gamescampus.com, is a hybrid massively multiplayer
online game. This golf simulation game incorporates elements of traditional
role-playing and is enhanced by proprietary physics software. This software
allows for real-world golf ball behavior based on environmental factors.
Detailed 3-D graphics and realistic animation enhance the user-experience as
players help their characters grow in skill and capability. Team and solo
competitions allow players a chance to win game currency with which users can
purchase skill-enhancing items.
GamesCampus, (run by OnNetUSA) is dedicated to changing the way people play
online golf games. Based in San Jose, OnNet USA was founded in 2006 with its
highly successful golf simulation game, Shot-Online. GamesCampus'
focus on sports and competitive games has produced amazingly fun item-based
online competitive games for all gamers through its game portal