SMBX Newsletter - December 2020
Hello, and welcome to Issue #4 of the SMBX Newsletter! Let's get into it!
The latest release of SMBX2 is Beta 4 Patch 3 Hotfix 1. A bunch of bug fixes and some new content is available, so download it from here if you haven't already:
Make sure you download the correct version. If you already have beta 4 installed, download "Patch 3 w/ Hotfix". If you haven't downloaded beta 4 already, you should select "Full Download".
More documentation for SMBX2 - if you ever find yourself struggling with lua concepts, feel free to check it out:
Contests and Collabs
There is now a dedicated forum for Contests and Events. There are a few things planned for the next year and you can take a look here:
2021 Event Calendar
The results for 48 Hour Contest X1 have released. Find them here:
48 Hour Contest X1 Results
Congratulations to Waddle for winning 48hCX1 with their entry, Royal Devolution!
CCX1's episode is still in development! Don't worry, you won't be missing out on any of the 40+ levels.
The End of Year Mystery Contest is due to end in approximately 11 days - get your submission in quickly!
End of Year Mystery Contest
For a final Christmas treat, a World Map Design Contest is currently underway! Put your mapping skills to the test - deadline January 1st.
World Map Design Contest
Level of the Month Series
You can access all of this year's results directly from this thread:
October Winner: Dynamite Fright by The Thwomp King (20 Votes)
November Winner: The Boreal Spire by Metrovania (13 Votes)
Featured Episodes and Demos
The Cliche Adventure by TheEeveeLovers
Super Mario Game Expedition by Flitretpa123
Mario's Birthday by EDIX
A smaller newsletter this month - there weren't really any episodes released.
2020 has been a tough year for us all. But let's give it one last push as we stride to 2021. To add to the festive spirit, we have something in the works for the weeks leading up to Christmas! Stay tuned...