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Patch Note - April 2nd

2024.04.01

Surreal Team, Real Play 


Greetings, This is FANTASTIC BASEBALL.

We’re excited to share the details of the update scheduled for Tuesday, April 2nd, 2024.

[Main Updates]


◈In-Game Updates◈

 1. 4 Types of New Events

 - Challenge, Gold Player 7-Days Check-in

 - Player Development 7-Days Check-in

 - 2024 Season Opening Celebration Missions

 - Development Support Mail Rewards

 2. ‘Emulator Supports’ Update

 - Enjoy FANTASTIC BASEBALL with the ‘PC version’ stable and comfortable!

 3. New Mode Update

 - ‘Simulation PVP/All-Star PVP Mode

 4. Improvements on ‘Slugger Showdown’

 - Feel the thrill of the Home Run with the improved Slugger Showdown Mode!

 5. ‘Emote’ Update on PVP Modes

 - Show your expressions with Emote on PVP Season Mode, Showdown, and Exhibition Game!

 6. New ‘Challenge Mode’ Update

 - Enjoy the Challenge Mode with newly added ‘Objectives’ and ‘Levels’!

 7. New Tutorial Added

 - Meet the newly added tutorial of ‘Simulation PVP Mode’!

 8. Improvements on ‘Game Balance’

 - ‘Balance’ over certain criteria will be improved for realistic gameplay.


[April 2nd Patch Note Details]


◈In-Game Updates◈


■ New Event

 ● Check-In Event

  ▶Challenge, Gold Player 7-Days Check-in

   - Event Period : After April 2nd Update ~ April 29th, 23:59 (UTC+9)

   - Obtain special items every day for 7 days after logging into the game during the event period.

   - Event rewards can only be claimed once per account.


   ■ Reward Details

DayRewardsQuantity
Day 1Gold Trait Exchange Ticket
2
Day 22024 League Selection Gold Player Guaranteed Event Pack
1
Day 3Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
Day 4Gold Trait Exchange Ticket
2
Day 5
Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
Day 6Gold Trait Draw Ticket
1
Day 7
2024 League Selection Gold Player Guaranteed Event Pack
1

※ Daily check-in counts can be acknowledged only after claiming the items from the event pop-up screen.


  ▶Player Development 7-Days Check-in

   - Event Period : After April 2nd Update ~ April 15th, 23:59 (UTC+9)

   - Obtain special items everyday for 7 days after logging into the game during the event period.

   - Event rewards can only be claimed once per account.


  ■ Reward Details

DayRewardsQuantity
Day 1Gold
50,000
Day 2Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
Day 3
XP
3,000
Day 4
Gold
50,000
Day 5
Normal Special Training Ticket
3
Day 6
XP
5,000
Day 7
Rare Player Card Pack Ticket
10

※ Daily check-in counts can be acknowledged only after claiming the items from the event pop-up screen.


 ■ Check-in reset time per time zones

TimezoneReset Time
UTC+909:00 am
UTC+8
08:00 am
UTC-4전일 8:00 pm


 ● Mission Completion Event

  ▶2024 Season Opening Celebration Missions

   - Event Period : After April 2nd Update ~ Before April 16th Update

   - Various rewards can be obtained upon completing missions during the event period.


  ■ Reward Details

Mission CategoryMissionCompletion LimitRewardQuantity
Single
Play 5 matches of Single Play
Daily Mission
Gold
10,000
Play 10 matches of Single Play
XP
3,000
Challenge
Play 2 matches of Challenge Mode
Action Point
100
Play 5 matches of Challenge Mode
Diamond
100
PVP Season
Play 2 matches of PVP Season Mode
Diamond
100
PVP Simulation
Win 3 matches of PVP Simulation
XP
3,000
Slugger Showdown
Hit 50 Home-runs in Slugger Showdown
Once
Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
Hit 100 Home-runs in Slugger Showdown
Rare Player Card Pack Ticket
5
Hit 200 Home-runs in Slugger Showdown
Gold Trait Draw Ticket
1
Player Growth
Enhance 2 Players to Level 10
Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
Enhance 5 Players to Level 10
Normal Special Training Ticket
3
Enhance 10 Players to Level 10
Gold Trait Draw Ticket
1

※ Players must reach Level 10 within the Event Period. If a Player already is at Level 10 before the Event starts, it will not be counted in the Event mission.

※ If rewards are not claimed after the Event is over, they can not be redeemed. Please claim all rewards obtainable within the Event Period.


 ● Mail Event

  ▶Development Support Mail Rewards

   - Event Period : After April 2nd Update ~ April 15th, 23:59 (UTC+9)

   - A variety of items will be rewarded via mail to Team Owners during a specific schedule within the event period.

   - Event rewards can be claimed once per account.


  ■ Reward Details

Schedule (UTC+9) 
Item 
Components 
Quantity 
11:00 AM ~ 17:00 PM
Development Support Mail Reward Box I
Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
XP
2,000
Gold
10,000
18:00 PM ~ 00:00 AM
Development Support Mail Reward Box II
Normal Player Card Pack Ticket
10
Action Point100
XP
2,000

※ Items within the Mail can only be claimed within the Scheduled times.


※ Please refer to [Event Round-up] for more details.


■ Emulator Supports

 ● Enjoy FANTASTIC BASEBALL stably and comfortably even on PC.

  ■ Supporting Emulators

Name
Version
NoxplayerAndroid 7 (64bit)
BluestacksAndroid 7 (64bit)
LDPlayerAndroid 9 (64bit)


  ■ Cautions while using Emulators

   - Gameplay through Emulator may not be stable depending on the PC Specs and Network conditions.

   - Use the recent version of emulators.

   - Refer to the official sites of each emulator for the download and install method.

   - Please kindly understand that it is difficult to provide precise support to all the issues raised by using emulators as it is not of service provided and managed by FANTASTIC BASEBALL.


■ New Mode - Simulation PVP/All-Star PVP

 ● Simulation PVP/All-Star PVP Mode - The team I create plays the ball on their own.

   - Lessen the burden of manual play and support the match of your own created dream team as a team owner! Simulation PVP / All-Star PVP Mode will be added.


  ■ Simulation PVP/ All-Star PVP Schedules

Mode 
Season Period (UTC+9)
Simulation PVPEvery Monday 9:00 ~ Next Monday 9:00
All-Star PVP
Every Saturday 09:00 ~ Next Monday 9:00


  ▶Simulation PVP Mode

   - Commence a Simulation match against an opponent of your league with RP.

   - A ticket is required to use the mode and an All-Star coin can be obtained after the end of the match. (Victory : 15 Coins, Defeat : 5 Coins)

   - Obtained All-Star coins are used to enter All-Star PVP.

   - Season rewards are given after the end of the season depending on the season results.

   - Tiers will be arranged depending on the RP.

   - Seasons get reset every Monday at 9:00 (UTC+9)


  ■ Simulation PVP Ranking Tiers

Normal LeagueWorld League
Diamond

World Challenger


Top 100 players of Master League players per league

Platinum
Gold
Silver
Master
Bronze

※ Diamond ~ Bronze players can only be matched against their chosen league.


  ▶All-Star PVP Mode

   - Can be participated 10 times per day by using All-Star Coin.

   - All-Star coins can be possessed for 1,000 as maximum and it will be carried over to the next season (week).

   - Free condition buffs can be activated 3 times per day and additional condition buffs can be used 3 more times as maximum by using Gold.

   - Rank will be placed depending on the matches won.


  ■ All-Star PVP Rank Details

Rank 
Matches Won
Rank1
20 Victories
Rank2
16 ~ 19 Victories
Rank3
11 ~ 15 Victories
Rank4
6 ~ 10 Victories
Rank5
0 ~ 5 Victories

※ Only Tier and Rank rewards earned from your own league can be claimed.


※ Please refer to [Playbook > Simulation PVP / All-Star PVP] for further details.


■ Slugger Showdown

 ● ‘Slugger Showdown’ Mode Improved

  ▶Mode Improvements

   - Home-run zone camera will not move up and down per pitch anymore and will be improved to display the zone through UI.


  ▶Pitch Counts, Home-Run points, and Required Action Points will be improved.


DifficultyBefore ChangeAfter Change
Pitch CountBasic Home-run PointAction PointPitch CountBasic Home-run PointAction Point
Very Easy
10
1,500
5 p
10
1,500
5 p
Easy
153,000
10 p
12
4,200
5 p
Normal
18
5,000
15 p
12
9,000
10 p
Hard
21
10,000
20 p
15
19,000
10 p
Very Hard
24
20,000
25 p
18
34,000
15 p


■ Emote 

 ● Emote - Express your feelings during the dynamic match of the PVP.

   - Enjoy the upgraded PVP Mode with charming emotes.

※ Usable Modes : PVP Season Mode, PVP Showdown, Exhibition Game


■ Challenge Mode

 ● New ‘Challenge Mode’ Update

   - New Challenge Mode with white knuckling objectives will be added per level. Take all the joy and rewards with the improvements on Star Shop rewards!

DifficultyModeDetails
Easy
Semi-Pro
Mode with buffs and special rules
League Champion
Special Challenge Mode toward the title of each league.
Normal
Come Back Master
Baseball starts from two outs in the bottom of the ninth! Challenge mode seeking for turn around.
vs League All Stars
Breathtaking match mode against the team composed of the best players of each league.
Hard
Scoring Position
Challenge Mode starting with the runner-up in the scoring position.


■ Tutorial

 ● New Tutorial Added

   - Simulation PVP Tutorial Added.

   - Scout Tutorial Added.


■ Game Balance Improvement

 ● Mode Difficulty on ‘Single Play / Challenge’ improved.

  ▶The difficulties of the Single Play Mode will be improved to be cleared easier than before on the lower stages.


[Difficulty Adjustment Details]

ModeLevelAIUser
Pitch Type and Pitch Position
Batting
Pitch Type
Batting
Single Play
Rookie
Four-Seam oriented / Hot-zone
Swing and Miss with a very high chance
Bad Pitch does not occur

- Decrease in Out Chance

- Increase in Single / Extra-base Hit / Homerun Chance

Junior 1~5
Hot-zone(50%)
Swing and Miss with a very high chance
Bad Pitch Occurs

- Slight Decrease in Out Chance

- Slight Increase in Single / Extra-base Hit / Homerun Chance

Junior 6~10
Hot-zone(50%)
Swing and Miss with a very high chance
Bad Pitch Occurs
None
Challenge
Easy
Hot-zone(50%)
Swing and Miss with a very high chance
Bad Pitch Occurs
None

※ Improvement on Batting of AI is applied when the user pitches with ‘Perfect Timing’.


  ▶[Single Play] The strongest team will be shown first on the ‘Fantastic Match’ where players get to choose the desired team of the various leagues to play against.


 ● Mission Rewards Improved

   - Daily Mission Rewards will now grant twice of the past.

RewardBefore ChangeAfter Change
XP1,0002,000
Gold10,00020,000
Normal Player Card Pack Ticket12


 ● Rewards for ‘Star Shop’ of the Challenge Mode Improved.

   - The number of ‘Normal / Rare Player Card Pack Tickets’ obtainable per level will increase in Star Shop.

Mode DifficultyBefore ChangeAfter Change
Easy
- Normal Player Card Pack Ticket x1
- Normal Player Card Pack Ticket x2
Normal

- Normal Player Card Pack Ticket x1

- Rare Player Card Pack Ticket x1

- Normal Player Card Pack Ticket x3

- Rare Player Card Pack Ticket x2

Hard

- Normal Player Card Pack Ticket x1

- Rare Player Card Pack Ticket x1

- Normal Player Card Pack Ticket x5

- Rare Player Card Pack Ticket x3


 ● ‘Balance’ will be improved for gameplays overflowing with reality.

  ▶The occurrence of Double Play will decrease.

   - The chance of Ground Ball towards the defense will be decreased.

   - The stride width of the runner will increase and the movement speed of the batter and hitter will be increased when running toward the first base. (Increase in Success Chance on Base Steal)


  ▶Pitch Balance of AI adjusted.

   - he chance of AI pitching the ball to the borderline of the strike zone will be decreased.


  ▶Batting Speed Adjusted.

   - Batting Speed will be improved to not hit the ball with a low batting speed upon hitting the hot zone.

※ Applicable Mode: Single Play, PVP Season Mode, PVP Showdown Mode, Challenge Mode, Exhibition Match


■ In-game Bug Fixes & Gameplay Improvements

 1. [Shop] Purchase count displays on the ‘Rare Player Card Pack’ will be improved.

 2. [Shop] The purchase system will be improved to move with the purchase screen opened upon going back to the Shop after purchasing the Player Card Pack.

 3. [Game] The area for the opponent player’s nickname will be added to be viewable during the game.

 4. [Guide Mission] Single Play Ranking Time Event will change into Time Attack Event.

 5. [Game] Auto-Charge for Action Points will decrease to 5 minutes from 10 minutes.

 6. [Game] ‘Forfeit’ match result will be displayed on the player who forfeited the match, and the score at the time of the forfeit will be displayed.

 7. [Mode] The difficulties of Single Mode and Challenge Mode will be improved.

 8. [Game] Cards that are not of DH position will be enabled to be listed as recommended DH player on the Line Up Auto Settings.

 9. [Game] Fixed the issue of wind getting changed on a domed stadium.

 10. [UI] Fixed the issue of the finger covering the stats of the pitcher upon clicking the toggle button of the Player Info during the match.

 11. [Animation] Fixed the action of infielders catching the ball unnaturally in certain circumstances.

 12. [Player] Fixed the issue of abnormal uniform displays occurring on some devices.

 13. [Download] The capacity for resource download will be improved.

 14. [Bug Fix] Fixed the issue on iOS where Mission Info UI does not disappear upon sliding down the upper menu bar of the iOS while in play of Single Play Mission.

 15. Fixed some in-game typos.