SuperTuxKart 1.1 maintains compatibility with final yr’s main SuperTuxKart 1.0 release and doesn’t introduce any new objects, karts, characters, or tracks.
However don’t let that put you off making an attempt it out. Like all the time, there’s tonne of terrific tweaks on provide — and on this submit we check out them!
New in SuperTuxKart 1.1
SuperTuxKart 1.1 boasts an improved on-line multiplayer expertise by IPv6 shopper and server help, higher ‘synchronisation’ of collisions and different in-game actions, and a wider vary of add-ons out there.
The net UI can deal with emoji which, except for letting you ship emoji in chats, permits related nation flags to be displayed subsequent to on-line gamers based mostly on their locale.
Gameplay enhancements additionally characteristic, comparable to an choice to see the power-ups being held by different gamers and the power to view what’s taking place in the course of the race as a way to plan and react in time!
A new story mode timer in a single participant mode ups the replayablity issue, as does the inclusion of a new area: Pumpkin Park, beforehand a part of the sport’s additional add-on pack.
Visually the sport’s UI ought to look nicer on excessive decision shows, a match that that may be enhanced utilizing new font regulate settings included.
There are additionally random battle spawn factors, no ‘floor sound’ when a kart is off the ground and flying.
Obtain SuperTuxKart 1.1
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Should you fancy becoming a member of me tackle the newest model of this well-known FOSS flavoured kart racer, you are able to do so on Home windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS.
You’ll discover SuperTuxKart 1.1 downloads for all main desktop working methods (and Android) on the STK SourceForge web page.
The sport can be out there as a Snap app on Ubuntu, Manjaro and different distros. On the time of writing the Snap has not been up to date to the v1.1, however you possibly can set up v1.zero now and (hopefully) get the newest model later:
sudo snap set up supertuxkart
Lastly, when you choose PPAs, you possibly can add the STK dev PPA (which regardless of the title solely incorporates secure builds) to put in the newest model on Ubuntu:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:stk/dev
sudo apt set up supertuxkart
You probably have a appropriate iPad or iPhone you will get the SuperTuxKart beta for iOS from Apple TestFlight