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Team Fortress 2 update released

Highlander mode now added

Valve has sent word that it's released a new update for the multiplayer FPS, Team Fortress 2, which includes a new mode.

Here's the official line:

Team Fortress 2

  • Added new Highlander mode
  • 9 players allowed per team
  • Restricts each team to 1 of each class
  • Use mp_highlander (0/1) to toggle off/on: default is 0
  • Added "bots" to the server's sv_tags convar if the server is running bots
  • Fixed a weapon name localization issue
  • Fixed the "tf_teamtalk" server convar not controlling text chat between living/dead teammates
  • Updated the map CTF_DoubleCross
  • Fixed the map not ending correctly when using mp_timelimit
  • Changed to prevent Engineers from building on top of the shack in each base
  • Updated the map Arena_WatchTower
  • Fixed a case where players could open and get stuck on the starting gates before the round start
  • Improved clipping to prevent people from getting out of the map
  • Optimized the map for better performance