has issued another patch for their 3D action horror game, Nocturne
. The patch fixes "various script anomalies that could prevent Nocturne from operating correctly under unusual circumstances". It also includes all fixes from the previous update.
: Nocturne Patch #2 (3.3 MB)
Date: January 25, 2000
Nocturne Build 1.00.52
If you need technical support for Nocturne, please contact the Gathering Of Developers at:
Gathering of Developers Technical Support Line: (214) 303-1202
Gathering of Developers Technical Support Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reasons to install this patch:
1. This version of Nocturne fixes problems with hardware mixing and SoundBlaster Live cards.
2. This version of Nocturne allows 2MB ATI 3D Expression cards to start Nocturne.
3. This version of Nocturne fixes various script anomalies that could prevent Nocturne from operating correctly under unusual circumstances. An example is little Tommy will start his dialog in the church even if he has somehow gotten stuck on a pew.
4. The ambient sound for Act 1 will now play, but only if you have done a complete install.
5. This version of Nocturne includes a fix that allows Voodoo3 cards running the 1.03.00 drivers (or later) from 3Dfx to run at full speed with hardware acceleration.
Unzip this file to any temporary directory of your choice. When you run nocpatch2.exe, the patch file will locate your installed version of Nocturne.
Please, keep this patch file. If you reinstall Nocturne, or if you have done a selective or minimal install, when you install a new Act in Nocturne, this patch must be applied each time AFTER you have installed a new Act.