Very long time no see! We hope you had an exquisite holidays and celebrated New 12 months’s Eve with those you like. Right here’s hoping 2021 will show to be a safer, more healthy, and much more regular yr. It was a loopy journey final yr, and now we have no plans to decelerate this yr both. Nevertheless, there are some enhancements that have to be made in Vigor, however extra about that later.
OK, then. On to the brand new season!
Season 7: Mercenaries
We all the time need to know what you guys like. And once we requested what you’d wish to see in Vigor final time, the vast majority of you talked about that you just yearn for extra army cosmetics. So we did our greatest to ship extra of these. We’re very excited to introduce you to Mercenaries!
These Outlanders used to battle for cash. Now they’ve come collectively to hold on with their domination as a unit of extremely expert professionals. Their signature gear is balaclavas, army fuel masks, emblems on their caps, and camo face paint. They’re additionally bringing new additions to your armory, together with the La Chiave 12 shotgun and M60E3 machine gun. Like each season, you’ll be able to equip your self with shiny new titles and boast about your abilities within the lobbies.
We referred to as it “Operation Well being”!
As you breeze by way of this Xbox Wire publish you’ll most likely discover that there aren’t as many new options as typical. That’s once more primarily because of you! We determined to take motion and tackle just a few urgent points that a few of you’ve gotten dropped at our consideration.
The most important difficulty revolved round an absence of reminiscence. So the women and gents from our crew labored dutifully on boosting reminiscence optimization, which we count on will enhance upon the assorted crashes and disconnections you might need skilled.
Our subsequent problem have been maps like Fiske Fabrikk. We all know you missed Fiske, however we would have liked to take it down for a short while so we might make some enhancements to it. Nicely, we’re delighted to announce that our mission was profitable, and that Fiske Fabrikk is again in rotation!
The small delay was additionally attributable to an extended interval of testing. We needed to make sure we provide the high quality you deserve. Whereas we’re a passionate group of builders, we’re additionally a comparatively small crew, which is why some actions might take longer than what you’ve come to count on from larger studios. So an enormous thanks to all of you in your timeless persistence!
Alright, however what’s the information, you ask? Nicely, we thought it will be thrilling to boost the Encounters a bit. Subsequently, we’re introducing openable exits. That signifies that among the exits now have to be opened earlier than you’ll be able to depart the Encounter. And it’s also possible to lock some exits behind you so different Outlanders can’t exit that quick. This new element modifications exit methods a bit and we will’t wait to listen to your suggestions!
We additionally determined to offer Shootout a bit of affection. The crew altered the number of weapons within the crates in Shootout. Whereas it’d look like a small change, we expect will probably be a pleasant contact. One other weapon-related factor is that you may now equip the weapon you chose with ammo within the Shelter. Cool, proper?
Final, however not least, there’s a brand new menace coming in with the Mercenaries. They don’t need to see any Outlander tenting in a bush throughout the whole sport. Which means anybody staying in a single spot for too lengthy will threat being bombarded by a mortar strike.
Right here’s to 2021
We’re actually enthusiastic about all of the cool stuff we plan on bringing to the Outlands. Assault our social media and drop your concepts for the sport. We learn by way of the discussions very rigorously as a result of we don’t need to miss any alternatives to make Vigor a much bigger, higher, and smoother expertise. Additionally, you continue to have a while to redeem your Xbox Recreation Go Final Perks!
That’s it for now. Take care, keep Vigorous, and see you within the Outlands!