Update Notes

1/28/2018

An update has been applied to the community.

 

+ Added new role: Advisor

* Updated the community guidelines

* Upgraded forums to IP.Board 4.2.7

* Changed several staff to Advisor: kirahuang, Smooth8, rookie_11, aelf

- Removed Killerteddy


12/31/2017 - 2017 Relaunch

Chaotic United has relaunched! Here is the full list of changes and updates to the community.

 

Minecraft:
+ Added plugin: BattleArena
+ Added plugin: EssentialsX
+ Added a new in-game UI (/play)
+ Added plugin: MobArena
+ Added MobArena map: Heat
+ Added MobArena map: Ruin
+ Added MobArena map: C-173
+ Added Parkour map: Sandstorm
+ Added Parkour map: Oasis
+ Added Parkour map: EndParkour
+ Added Arena map: Tomb (formerly Quake)
+ Added Arena map: Labrynth
+ Added Arena map: Beaver Creek
+ Added new gamemode: MobArena [NEEDS FURTHER TESTING FROM
COMMUNITY]
+ Added new gamemode: The Arena [NEEDS FURTHER TESTING FROM
COMMUNITY]
+ New Survival spawn
+ New Factions spawn
+ New Minigames (Arena) spawn
+ Added hub items, you can now get anywhere on the server from the hub without any
commands
+ Added plugin: SilkSpawners
+ Added plugin: SpawnerShop
+ Added plugin: ZHorse
+ Added new emote: /sad
+ Added new emote: /thinking
+ Added new plugin: SmartSignEditor
* Updated creative spawn
* Updated SkyBlock spawn
* Updated hub
* Parkour now has Easy, Normal, and Hard modes - Easy mode has 0.25x the award,
with a checkpoint being able to be set anywhere, and Hard mode has 10x the award
with no checkpoints
* Parkour will no longer re-grant the same checkpoint twice, which means you can't fall
and re-unlock a previous checkpoint
* All faction management commands (ie, renaming, promoting, demoting, creating,
disbanding, etc) are now able to be run anywhere, not just within Factions
- Removed plugin: Stables
- Removed Killerteddy

 

Website:
+ New website design
* Nuclear District site theme now uses new logo
* Website now behaves much better on mobile devices
* Helpcenter index now has a unique icon for each page, including some icons from
FontAwesome 5
* Legacy CU Staff, ND Staff, and Veterans pages now use a static image instead of a
3D render - the old 3D render stopped working
* Rules entry on the helpcenter redirects to the main rules page on forums
- Removed Killerteddy

 

Forums:
+ Added new CU themed group badges
+ Added Download center
+ Added Blogs
* Fixed group badge display/sizing issues on most themes
- Removed Killerteddy


12/16/2017 Forums Hotfix

A hotfix and small update has been applied to the forums.

 

+ Added christmas lights to the top of the page

* Fixed (hopefully) snow on the website

- Removed Net Neutrality banner (because fuck you Ajit)

- Removed Killerteddy

- Removed Ajit Pai


12/12/2017 Mini Community Update

Some changes have been made to CU's guidelines and Discord server.

 

+ Added rule: Do not discuss marijuana or other illegal drugs in public chats

- Removed #420 channel from Discord to avoid issues with Discord's TOS, US law, and as a response to strong community backlash

- Removed Killerteddy


12/11/2017 Discord Update

A small change has been made to the Discord server.

 

+ Added #420 as a NSFW channel - Porn is not allowed, but is made NSFW to require 18+ confirmation

- Removed killerteddy


12/7/2017 Mini-Forums Update

A few small changes have been made to the forums

+ Added Net Neutrality banner to the top of the page

+ Enabled classic snow effect to website (yes, the same one that has been used since 2013 on old CU)

- Removed an inappropriate item from the CU merchandise store


9/4/17 Update

This update also includes changes from August 6, 2017 to now

 

+ Added "Store [BETA]" tab to navigation menu

+ Launched beta test of the CU Merch store

+ Added Reactions (Content Ratings)

+ Added Clubs

* Modified Navigation menu to show Members, Leaderboard, and Calendar under a Community dropdown item to allow for better compatiability with classic CU themes

* Fixed old PayPal method to link to the new CU PayPal account

* Made some backend changes to help prepare for upcoming site features for when CU relaunches

* Fixed various issues with classic CU themes (will be brought to Nostalgia at a later date)

* Improved Chaotic Blue and Chaotic Green themes to have old-style quote boxes (will be brought to Nostalgia at a later date)

* Improved Chaotic Blue and Chaotic Green shoutbox appearance (will be brought to Nostalgia at a later date)

* Made legacy Store items inaccessible - Demora's, MC Ranks, MC Currency Packs, and Misc. Donations. These can still be purchased at the MC Donation Store

* Updated to IP.Board 4.2

- Removed "Stripe" payment method - this method was used for Demoria and is no longer used

- Removed Killerteddy


6/8/2017 Update

A small change was applied to the forums.

 

+ Added new emoticons (see spoiler)

- Removed Killerteddy

 

New Emoticons:

Spoiler

:karate:- Karate

:bb: - Bomb

:banned: - Banned

:sos-help: - SOS/Help

:pirate:- Pirate

:girl-kiss:- Girl Kissing

:couple-kiss:- Couple in Love

:toast:- Toast

:santa:- Santa

:first_move:- First Move

:violin:- Violin

:girl_cray2:- Girl Crazy

:girl_hospital:- Girl Hospital

:girl_wacko:- Girl Wacko

:peace:- Peace

:linux-best-os:- Linux best OS

:yes:- Yes

 


5/19/2017 Update

This update also includes changes from April 23, 2017 to now

 

* Updated timeline

* Promoted Alycat to Owner

* Demoted Wind to Veteran

- Removed WF theme (only accessible by admins)

- Removed Killerteddy


3/30/2017 Update

An update has been applied to the CU website.

 

+ Added WF events to CU timeline

* Redesigned CU Timeline

- Removed Killerteddy


3/27/2017 Update

An update has hit the community overall.

 

Forums:

- Removed 50 content count requirement from Staff Applications

Minecraft:

+ Added FastLogin

+ Added AuthMe

+ Added ProtocolSupport

* Set server to offline-mode

- Removed Alycat

- Removed Killerteddy


3/12/2017 Update

+ Added PropHunt to sidebar (ph.chaoticunited.net:27016)

* Updated main website to reflect the past few days

* Upgraded forums to 4.1.18.2

- Removed ci833508

- Removed Alycat

- Removed Killerteddy


3/11/2017 Update

This update also reflects changes from the past few days prior to this update.

 

+ Re-merged with WindFrontier

+ Added TTT to sidebar

+ Restored status updates, posts, and topics created by Alycat - Aly deleted them for unknown reasons

+ Restored ci833058's forum account - Aly deleted it for unknown reasons

+ Made the WindFrontier forum theme public once again

* Promoted BlarFlargen back to Manager

* Promoted AwakenedRage back to Administrator

* Promoted Windwhistle to TTT Owner

* Renamed TTT Owner to SRC Owner

- Demoted ci833508 to Veteran

- Demoted Alycat to Veteran

- Removed Killerteddy


2/12/2017 Update

+ Merged with WindFrontier

+ Added new rank: TTT Owner

+ Added new theme: WindFrontier

+ Added new subforum: Trouble in Terrorist Town

- Removed Alycat

- Removed Killerteddy


1/8/2017 Update

This is a bugfix update, and is mostly focused on the MC server (however some small tweaks were made to the main webpage)

 

Minecraft:

+ Added new plugin: ChatControl

+ Added a chat filtering system to block most URL's (several are excluded) and all variations of the N word. In addition, swastika symbols are blocked as well

+ Added aliases for /bal and /baltop to point to /money and /money top

* Modified several announcements to be more correct and helpful

* Disallowed false economy status from /money top

- Removed TS3 from ingame announcements

- Removed Killerteddy

 

Website:

- Removed the secondary navigation menu as it served no purpose.


11/23/2016 - MC Relaunch!

We're back, baby!
 
Minecraft:
+ New Hub spawn
+ New Survival spawn
+ New Creative spawn
+ New SkyBlock spawn

+ New plugin: NDParkour

+ New plugin: CraftBook
+ New plugin: UltimateCosmetics

+ Added a cosmetic Aura for each rank

* Modified /list to be more organized, all Staff and Donator ranks are merged into a single category

* [Veteran] rank changed to [Retired] to end confusion between the MC and Forums rank

* Ingame /rules command replaced with the MC rules that can be found on the site (old rules can be viewed by doing /oldrules)
- Removed Killerteddy
 
Website:
+ Added new theme styles
+ Added special Nuclear District theme, based off of the ND website
+ Added a video background to the homepage
+ Added TeamSpeak server status to the homepage
+ Added an about page
+ Added Twitch feeds page
+ Added a DMCA protection badge to the entire website
+ Obtained nucleardistrict.net domain name
+ Obtained NuclearDistrict IP.Board license
+ Added a Veterans page (only memorable old staff who cannot be forgotten - #GoodbyeND)
+ Added a credits page, crediting all of those who had a direct or indirect impact on Chaotic United's legacy

+ Added an awesome video to the homepage
* Forums navigation tab is now Community, as a dropdown with community elements
* Modified Theme editor to be in a tab layout, to prevent the editor from going off the screen
* Moved old themes into a 'Classic Themes' tab

- Removed Community Focus section, replaced with a button to go to forums, similar to the first ND website
- Removed Killerteddy
 
Forums:

+ Added new theme 'Windows Classic'
+ Added new theme 'Dawn - Light'
+ Added new theme 'Dawn- Dark'
+ Added new theme 'Chaotic United - 2016'

+ Added new theme: Nostalgia

+ Added new theme: United AlyCraft

+ Added new theme: Chaotic Blue

+ Added forum 'TeamSpeak 3'
+ Added forum 'Garry's Mod'
+ Added forum 'TeamFortress 2'

+ Added forum icons to every forum
* Migrated all forum threads from NuclearDistrict into the CU forums
* Updated profile content count to account for ND threads
- Removed Killerteddy


5/7/2016 Update

An update has hit the website, MC server, and Store!
 
+ Added new plugin "CratesPlus"
+ Added Survey completion crates
+ Added Tier 1-6 Crates
+ Added new donation store category "Exclusives"
+ Added new donation store category "Disguises"
+ Added various disguises to store
+ Added new Helpcenter topic "Redeemable Codes"
* Modified the homepage, removed the Carousel, added a 'What is Chaotic United?' section
- Removed Killerteddy
 


4/28/16 Update

A small yet crucial change has hit the Minecraft server.
 
+ Added AuthMe
* Disabled Premium account registration/login (no login commands for premium users)
- Removed LoginSecurity
 
As a cracked user, you should log into the server and create a password IMMEDIATELY! Your account will be completely unprotected until you do so. If you are premium, you can now enjoy the benefits of no more /register or /login!


3/27/2016 Update

An small hotfix has hit the MC server and CU website.
 
+ Added new CU IP and entry in Info block: gmod.chaoticunited.net
* Fixed CU and ND staff pages HTML layouts
* Updated Staff/Builders

 


3/24/2016 Update

An update has been applied to the Minecraft server.
 
+ Added RandomTP (do /rtp in Survival or Factions to go somewhere random)
+ Added a FirstJoin spawn area to help newbies learn basic server information
+ Added a Factions kit for use in factions (/kit factions)
+ Added web helpcenter
* Moved server back to the VPS
* Unlocked the rest of spawn
* Cleaned up backend of server to improve disk usage
- Removed unecessary files
- Removed Killerteddy


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