The release plan (kovarex)
This week was the time to close and finish all the things that will go to 0.17.0.
Not all of the things that we originally planned to be done were done (surprise), but we just left any non-essential stuff for later so we won't postpone the release any further. The plan is, that next week will be dedicated to the office playtesting and bugfixing. Many would argue, that we could just release instantly and let the players find the bugs for us, but we want to fix the most obvious problems in-house to avoid too many duplicate bug reports and chaos after the release. Also, some potential bugs, like save corruptions, are much more easily worked on in-house.
If the playtesting goes well, we will let you know next Friday, and if it is the case, we will aim to release the week starting 25th February.
After release plan
Since there are a lot of things we would like to do before we can call 0.17 good enough, we will simply ...