EMPIRE Theatre V11 Development Log

EMPIRE Theatre Version 11: Update Log

This will be updated with information as new updates are published to V11. There will be an indication if a shutdown was needed for the update, usually needed if there is an important fix needed to some aspect of the game.

UPDATE (11.2.3) - June 1st, 2021 at 7:55 PM CST
  • Added Olympics Winner statue.
  • Fixed the wall so you can’t escape. Your soul belong to the theatre now. No escaping.

UPDATE (11.2.2) - May 2nd, 2021 at 6:53 PM CST
  • Added Employee of the Week team, overhead tag, and Golden Goose for whoever is Employee of the Week.
  • Employee of the Week board will refresh every 5 minutes.
  • Mobile users can now tap anywhere on the screen to dismiss loading screen.

UPDATE (11.2.1) - April 14th, 2021 at 5:02 PM CST
  • Added notification to change Host Information when you become host
  • Added rule to Backstage Guidelines
  • Added “Smaller Stage” lever, which shrinks the stage to 110x40x60
  • Added Employee of the Week board which will be changed every week by Management
  • Optimized HTTP requests
  • Removed Easter Event

UPDATE (11.2.0) - March 21st, 2021 at 5:45 PM CST
  • Added props area
  • Added 5 new pre-built sets
  • Current host will now countdown from 5 minutes to allow the host to rejoin, automatically skipping after that window of time
  • Added a board that shows claimed booths
  • Added more support for Xbox
  • Fixed seat glitch when using :teleport command

UPDATE (11.1.6) - February 13th, 2021 at 11:05 PM CST
  • Added badges for various things in the game.
  • Added spotlights for actors.
  • Added a view wand for viewing different areas on stage/auditorium.
  • Added an obby made by WutMksUthnkMSoSpcial to the Hotel door.
  • Removed Particles from F3X.
  • Fixed Premium seating.
  • Gamepasses will now automatically give you perks when bought.
  • Added more translations.

PATCH (11.1.5) - January 23rd, 2021 at 4:38 PM CST
  • Removed Intern’s access to claim booths.
  • Added Host’s access into the tech room.

UPDATE (11.1.4) - January 18th, 2021 at 3:35 PM CST
  • Added customized Management offices.

UPDATE (11.1.3) - January 17th, 2021 at 8:46 PM CST
  • Added new emotes to the game.

Emotes list:

  • /e pose1
  • /e pose2
  • /e sit1
  • /e sit2
  • /e lazy
  • /e chill
  • /e sleep
  • /e kneel
  • /e clap
  • /e lean

PATCH (11.1.2) - January 16th, 2021 at 6:00 PM CST
  • Disabled player collision.
  • Changed Livy’s tag to MT instead of Dictator :(.
  • Moved offices around.
  • Added 2 offices.
  • Added some “Stay 6 feet apart (or 3 geese)” posters around the theatre.
  • Changed all ProximityPrompt letters to F instead of E due to the flying keybind.

PATCH (11.1.1) - January 16th, 2021 at 1:35 PM CST
  • Fixed F3X tools.
  • Fixed F3X Backup/Restore command for HRs.
  • Gave Daffo and Alyssa offices.
  • Added [MT] tag for Management. [DICTATOR] for Livy.
  • Fixed host queue not showing Next Host.

UPDATE (11.1.0) - December 23rd, 2020 at 12:26 PM CST
  • Removed complex meshes used, improving performance.
  • Removed 2nd stage, wasn’t needed.
  • Added “Online Backstage Managers” board.
  • Added 265 translations for Spanish.
  • Added Proximity Prompts wherever seemed practical.
  • Added a “briefing area” near the host queue and role lines for hosts to discuss with actors.
  • Made the backstage area narrower and removed 4 booths from wings.
  • Added bathrooms. blame Cxiraa

Published Later:

  • Fixed Building Tools dropping.
  • Fixed :announce command returning error with 2nd host queue that no longer exists.

PATCH (11.0.3) - November 25th, 2020 at 4:36 PM CST
  • Drastically improved lag issues by moving spawn, teleporting to main theatre.
  • Fixed doors not loading in and unable to access.
  • Reimported a new version of F3X to fix some issues.
  • Repaired the HR activity tracking, was broken due to ROBLOX ‘InvalidUrl’ error.

PATCH (11.0.2) - November 23rd, 2020 at 11:46 AM CST
  • Fixed school set doors on stage 1.
  • Moved V10 F3X to V11, I made changes to that one and I don’t remember what.
  • Enabled lag reducing measures. To reduce the amount of parts loaded, users may see this image if they have poor internet connection.
  • Fixed HR activity logging, I used the wrong theatre place and new URL wasn’t added.
  • Patched being able to glitch through the glass into the theatre displays.

PATCH (11.0.1) - November 21st, 2020 at 10:15 PM CST
  • Allowed option to buy new gamepasses.
  • Added host information monitors in corresponding tech control rooms.
  • Fixed technical crew respawn issue.
  • Fixed other ranks being able to claim booths.
  • Added signs over the touch elevators.
  • Fixed backend things with servers for the HR desks.
  • Fixed HR activity tracking.
  • Renamed role lines to Line 1 and Line 2.
  • Fixed F3X being able to select character parts.
  • Fixed tools being unlocked.
  • Shutdown was required.

INITIAL RELEASE (11.0.0) - November 21st, 2020 at 10 AM CST
  • Completely new version (obviously)
  • Entire rebuild of the theatre.
  • Entire re-scripting, nothing was used in V10 except for Glazin’ tools and my scripts.
  • Added styling and music GUIs.
  • Added new hosting board.
  • Support for new gamepasses (option to buy in next update).
  • Shutdown was required.