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We've just launched a new update, focused on bug fixing. Read on to find out how to purchase Flashing Light merch and even play with the dev!

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Hi all,

A new Flashing Lights update has arrived! This week we are focusing entirely on bug-fixing, with new content planned for the weeks ahead.



Full Patch Notes

  • You can no longer switch weapons while you have grabbed an NPC
  • Fixed an issue where the game could get stuck loading when changing roles in multiplayer
  • Players now reset correctly when they make contact with water in multiplayer
  • Suspects in your car now despawn if the player vehicle is reset because of contact with water
  • Car interaction UI no longer visible for vehicles which have been removed from a multiplayer server
  • Chat now appears on loading screen
  • Players are now forced out of other players' vehicles if the vehicle is removed from the server
  • New message appears when you are disconnected from a server
  • Can no longer join a password locked server using the 'Join random server' function
  • An option to return to the previous menu added to the create password screen in multiplayer
  • You can now return to the server browser from the server password entry screen
  • EMS call ID 20's missing interaction fixed
  • Ammo correctly reloads from your vehicle trunk again
  • Suspects should no longer phase through the ground in multiplayer


'Play With the Developer' Session

You have your first ever chance to play with the developer of Flashing Lights himself - Nils Jakrins. At 3PM BST/7AM PDT on Friday 29th June, Nils we be online and boot up a server called 'Play With The Dev Official' - the first nine players to jump in will be lucky enough to play!



Nils will be switching lobbies every 40 minutes, booting up another server and giving nine others a chance to play.

Game 1: 3PM BST/7AM PDT
Game 2: 3:40PM BST/7:40AM PDT
Game 3: 4:20PM BST/8:20AM PDT

This means that up to 27 of you will be able to play with the developer, Nils!

Make sure to join the Flashing Lights Discord too, as we will be hosting a voice chat channel so that you can chat with Nils and the other players if you manage to get into a game with them!

Flashing Lights Badges and Posters Now Available to Purchase


If you fancy some Flashing Lights merch, you are in luck! We're selling packs of four flashing logo badges, along with two Flashing Lights posters - exclusively from the Excalibur Games store.

Purchase here!



Simulator Radio Live Interview

Nils and James from the Flashing Lights team will be appearing on Simulator Radio, talking all things Flashing Lights at 2pm BST on Wed 4th July. Tune in online at Simulator Radio then!

And that's all for now!

Thanks,
The Flashing Lights Team

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Flashing Lights: Police - Fire - EMS
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