The following are changes that come with Planet Arkadia Update 2016.5. This information is provided, to the extent that the IFN and ACA are at liberty to discuss at this time. Log in today and check things out for yourself, to discover how the changes affect you! Viceroy armor upgrades You now have the opportunity to be able to upgrade your Viceroy Armor pieces. This will require that you obtain a very special item called Nanites. These little microscopic robots are all over Planet Arkadia and they are extremely evasive. There is no documented location, mined or creature drop that is recorded yet, so their whereabouts are unknown. The new armor has the following stats once upgraded. Durability: 3250 Impact: 16 Burn: 12 Cold: 9 Cut: 11 Stab: 11 Acid: 15 And the Set bonuses 3 Parts: 5 Percent Evade 5 Parts: 10 Percent Evade 7 Parts: 10 Percent Evade 7 Parts: 0.2 Percent Increased Critical Hit Chance New Vehicle : The Sandrunner Designed for the long distances across sandy terrains, the Sandrunner is made for those who explore the unknown reaches of any planet. Engineered to travel through the mightiest of storms, the Sandrunner has one flaw, it cannot travel over water due to the displacement of gravity below it. Somehow, the density of water seems to break the anti-gravity law and scientists are discovering new ways to expand this technology for better applied purposes. The IFN have released this blueprint of the Sandrunner to the general public in the attempt at assisting in discovering more of the planet that has gone undocumented. for your convenience, you will be able to purchase the component blueprint from a local technician terminal. Also note, that the Sandrunner comes in 3 models - Sandrunner MKI - Sandrunner MKII - Sandrunner MKIII New Resources Discovered The Archelogical Society have discovered in an abandoned Smuggler crate, 4 new resources that have not yet been discovered in the past. The location for these are still to be discovered as no record indicated their whereabouts. If you have any information on their origins, please share the information with your fellow Arkadians. Bismuth Fragment Elemental bismuth may occur naturally, although its sulfide and oxide form important commercial ores, although it was often confused with lead and tin, which share some physical properties. Bismuth Plating Refined Bismuth is by far one of the most beautiful metal alloys with an unusually low toxicity for a heavy metal. Refined, it is one of the highest atomic mass element that is considered stable. Bismuth Texture Bismuth is a brittle metal with a white, silver-pink hue, often occurring in its native form, with an iridescent oxide tarnish showing many colors from yellow to blue. Simply beautiful. Nanites According to research, Nanites are microscopic size nanomachines that operate together to modify and alter the complete structure of any material. Considered an extremely rare resource. There are three forms of Nanites to be discovered - Adjusted Nanites - Improved Nanites - Modified Nanites Terra Report 8coins Redesigned You will notice that the 8coins creatures have gone into hibernation and they will return within days. We ask that you calmly continue with your business until you see their movement out of their slumber. So get out your scanners and keep an eye out. Known Issues Shop internal models are loading and reloading as you move around them. We are aware of the issue and working on a fix.