Release 2 of A Beauty Cold and Austere is now available, along with an updated detailed solution.
Release 2 includes the following:
- implementation of one of the IFComp 2017 reviewers’ contest prizes,
- restructuring of an early puzzle in order to make it easier to acquire the game’s carryall,
- improved hinting on a few puzzles,
- cleaner text formatting in certain places,
- more end-game suggestions for amusing the player,
- multiple new synonyms,
- several bug fixes, ranging from minor to game-breaking,
- many spelling and punctuation corrections,
- a slight update to the scoring and the status line,
- and a few other things as well.