Changes

Here is a list of notable changes to H1Z1, mostly additions.

Date Type Category Description
28 Apr 2016 Addition Crate EZW Crate
28 Apr 2016 Fix Gameplay Charcoal should now burn the proper 40 minutes.
28 Apr 2016 Addition Gameplay Scrap Metal is gained when consuming canned food.
28 Apr 2016 Addition Item New item recipe: Handful of Blackberries
28 Apr 2016 Fix Gameplay Deer Scent will now correctly last for 10 minutes
28 Apr 2016 Change Item Metal Bar bulk has been reduced from 50 to 25
28 Apr 2016 Fix Item Animal Traps now decay
13 Apr 2016 Change Gameplay Zombies will now spawn with colored hair and no more glasses.
13 Apr 2016 Change Gameplay Zombies will no longer hold weapons in their hands and have them holstered instead.
13 Apr 2016 Change Feature Structure decay rate increased
01 Apr 2016 Removal Gameplay Vehicles have been removed from the Box of Destiny to improve the overall experience.
10 Mar 2016 Change Vehicle Improved vehicle damage states, once a vehicle starts burning it will take damage over time.
10 Mar 2016 Change Environmen Many objects such as stop signs and barbed wire fences should be easier to destroy, especially when hitting them with vehicles.
10 Mar 2016 Addition Item Basic backpacks, conveys, incendiary and explosive arrows have new in-world models so they can be more easily identified.
10 Mar 2016 Change Feature Third person camera changes
10 Mar 2016 Addition Feature Crosshair hitmarkets and audio feedback
10 Mar 2016 Change Gameplay Consistent Helmet Functionality
10 Mar 2016 Change Gameplay Shotgun Consistency Improvements
10 Mar 2016 Change Gameplay Zombies now spawn with more visual variety in their clothing and postures.
10 Mar 2016 Change Item Empty repair boxes can now be picked up by those with build permissions (Hold E key).
10 Mar 2016 Fix Gameplay Fixed hospital container spawns
10 Mar 2016 Addition Crate Wasteland Crate
10 Mar 2016 Addition Weapon Screamer Grenade
10 Mar 2016 Addition Feature New zombies: Screamer, Exploder & Gasser
10 Mar 2016 Addition Feature Restricted building ruleset
17 Feb 2016 Change Major H1Z1 splits into two games
17 Feb 2016 Fix Gameplay Fixed Metal Doorway invulnerability
17 Feb 2016 Addition Feature Customizable Reticle
17 Feb 2016 Change Vehicle Vehicle death explosion effect improvements.
17 Feb 2016 Change Gameplay Kevlar will now break after 2 gunshots instead of 3.
17 Feb 2016 Change Gameplay Changes to player jumping
17 Feb 2016 Change Gameplay NPC changes making night more dangerous
17 Feb 2016 Addition Feature BattlEye Anti-Cheat
19 Dec 2015 Addition Gameplay Zombies will attack exposed players on ATVs and in the back of the Pickup Truck
19 Dec 2015 Change BR Vehicles in solo BR modes have been set to single occupancy
19 Dec 2015 Change Feature New Character Select screen
19 Dec 2015 Addition Feature Two new player heads
19 Dec 2015 Addition Crate Renegade Crate
19 Dec 2015 Change Map Military Base revamp
19 Dec 2015 Addition Feature Foundation permissions
19 Dec 2015 Addition Feature Comfort
19 Dec 2015 Addition Item Fire Trap, Flash Trap and Gas Trap
18 Nov 2015 Fix Gameplay Fixed falling through world when landing from a parachute in BR
18 Nov 2015 Change BR Hardcore BR changed to BR: Zombies
10 Nov 2015 Addition Crate Showdown Crate
10 Nov 2015 Addition Gameplay PVE : Many placed items are now damageable when those objects are not placed on a foundation.
10 Nov 2015 Change Gameplay It should no longer be possible to place objects on top of weapons dropped on the ground.
10 Nov 2015 Addition Feature New Male Zombie model and more visual variety
10 Nov 2015 Fix Gameplay Fixed door and gate ownership bug
10 Nov 2015 Addition Feature Build Bar
10 Nov 2015 Addition Gameplay Zombie encounter music
10 Nov 2015 Fix Gameplay Punji Sticks now damage all zombies
28 Oct 2015 Addition Gameplay PVE: Barbed Wire can now be destroyed if not placed on a foundation
22 Oct 2015 Addition Feature Recursive repair
14 Oct 2015 Addition Map Hospital POI
14 Oct 2015 Fix Gameplay Fixed area of effect (explosion) damage to structures. This eliminates the “invulnerable base” issues.
14 Oct 2015 Change Gameplay Armor overhaul
14 Oct 2015 Change Gameplay NPCs attack while moving
14 Oct 2015 Addition Wearable Ghillie Suit
14 Oct 2015 Addition Feature Female Zombie
14 Oct 2015 Addition Crate Mercenary Crate
14 Oct 2015 Addition Vehicle ATV
14 Oct 2015 Addition Feature Good As New Exchange
18 Sep 2015 Fix Gameplay Pressing “E” is now more responsive
27 Aug 2015 Addition Gameplay Incorrect door code will result in player damage.
20 Aug 2015 Addition Vehicle Additional seats added to all vehicles, for a total capacity of 5 people
12 Aug 2015 Addition Feature Improved VoIP displays for groups and solo players
12 Aug 2015 Addition Feature Base security system that requires doors to be removed before accessing an enclosed area
12 Aug 2015 Addition Feature Loading screen spinner and status
12 Aug 2015 Addition Feature 16-character passwords on doors
12 Aug 2015 Addition Crate H1Z1 Invitational Crate
28 Jul 2015 Addition Feature Multiple mics are now displayed on HUD
28 Jul 2015 Addition Feature Voice and Group indicators to nameplates
28 Jul 2015 Removal Gameplay Removed recipe wipe from hardcore ruleset
07 Jul 2015 Fix Gameplay Grenades can now be thrown by clicking the left mouse button only.
07 Jul 2015 Addition BR Team Battle Royale
07 Jul 2015 Removal Gameplay Removed the dot reticle from ironsights on all guns (bows not affected)
07 Jul 2015 Addition Crate Vigilante Crate
07 Jul 2015 Addition Map Military Camp and Checkpoints
24 Jun 2015 Addition Inventory Item slots added that can hold flashlights and binoculars
24 Jun 2015 Addition Item Parachute Flare
24 Jun 2015 Addition Gameplay PVE: Furnaces, BBQ, Bee Boxes, and Workbenches can now be destroyed if they are not placed on a foundation
24 Jun 2015 Addition Weapon Explosive Tipped Arrows
24 Jun 2015 Addition Weapon Flaming Arrows
16 Jun 2015 Fix Vehicle Vehicles should no longer drop through foundations when their last driver goes out of range
16 Jun 2015 Addition Feature You can now "Mute All" via hot key (CTRL + M) or within settings.
16 Jun 2015 Addition Structure Foundation Expansion
16 Jun 2015 Addition Structure Lookout Tower
16 Jun 2015 Addition Map Police Station in Cranberry
16 Jun 2015 Addition Weapon AK-47
16 Jun 2015 Addition Item Emergency Radio
09 Jun 2015 Addition Wearable Kevlar
09 Jun 2015 Addition Wearable Face Bandana
09 Jun 2015 Addition Wearable Sunglasses
09 Jun 2015 Addition Wearable Fingerless Gloves
09 Jun 2015 Addition Crate Marauder Crate
09 Jun 2015 Addition Structure Foundation Stairs
09 Jun 2015 Addition Structure Foundation Ramp
02 Jun 2015 Addition Gameplay Walking toggle added
02 Jun 2015 Addition Gameplay Abandoned foundations with nothing on them will expire after an hour
02 Jun 2015 Addition Gameplay Large structures can now be undone within 30 seconds of placement.
02 Jun 2015 Addition Weapon M47 Gas Grenade
02 Jun 2015 Addition Weapon .44 Magnum
27 May 2015 Addition Item Boots now have a small resistance to punji stick damage
27 May 2015 Addition Vehicle Vehicle passengers can now shoot from and be shot within vehicles
27 May 2015 Addition Gameplay Lip sync mouth movement to voice chat
27 May 2015 Addition Gameplay Additional male and female head models
27 May 2015 Addition BR Hardcore Battle Royale
20 May 2015 Fix Gameplay Placed doors no longer stack
19 May 2015 Addition Weapon M83 Smoke Grenade
19 May 2015 Addition Weapon Crossbow
15 May 2015 Addition Gameplay PVE: Disabled player-to-player collision
15 May 2015 Addition Gameplay Added a craft max button
15 May 2015 Addition Gameplay Loadout of handcuffed player can now be inspected
15 May 2015 Addition Inventory Eyes slot
08 May 2015 Addition Feature Steam marketplace
01 May 2015 Addition Weapon M84 Stun Grenade
01 May 2015 Addition Structure Metal Doorway
01 May 2015 Addition Behicle Offroader now has upgraded interior
01 May 2015 Addition Feature Female character model
24 Apr 2015 Addition Gameplay H1Z1 Virus
24 Apr 2015 Addition Feature Steam Friends
24 Apr 2015 Addition Wearable Night Vision goggles
24 Apr 2015 Addition Weapon M67 Frag Grenade
16 Apr 2015 Addition Item Candle
16 Apr 2015 Addition Item Wax
16 Apr 2015 Addition Item Honeycomb
16 Apr 2015 Addition Item Bee Box
16 Apr 2015 Addition Feature Player Grouping
16 Apr 2015 Addition Gameplay Player speed is now reduced while moving in water.
16 Apr 2015 Addition Weapon Molotov Cocktail
16 Apr 2015 Addition Item Sleeping Mat
09 Apr 2015 Addition Wearable Plated Body Armor
09 Apr 2015 Addition Wearable Wooden Body Armor
09 Apr 2015 Addition Item Handcuffs
09 Apr 2015 Addition Inventory Feet slot
02 Apr 2015 Addition Item Workbench
02 Apr 2015 Addition Vehicle Pickup Truck HQ Interior
02 Apr 2015 Addition Weapon R380
02 Apr 2015 Addition Inventory Face slot
02 Apr 2015 Addition BR Battle Royale Box of Destiny overhaul
02 Apr 2015 Addition Map Dam POI overhaul
02 Apr 2015 Addition Feature New male character model
27 Mar 2015 Addition Weapon M9
23 Mar 2015 Addition Crate Battle Royale Wearables Crate
23 Mar 2015 Addition Crate H1Z1 Wearables Crate
19 Mar 2015 Addition Weapon Weapons will now appear on the player model.
19 Mar 2015 Addition Weapon Recurve Bow
19 Mar 2015 Addition Vehicle Vehicles now can start/stop the motor by pressing K.
20 Feb 2015 Addition Structure Upper Level Stairs
20 Feb 2015 Addition Structure Upper Level Large Shelter
20 Feb 2015 Addition Structure Upper Level Shelter
20 Feb 2015 Addition Structure Upper Level Wall