Season 7 introduced us the Mercenaries, and whereas all the things wasn’t as excellent as we might have appreciated, we really feel like everybody loved the time we spent with them. We’re very grateful for all of the suggestions you offered because it helped us make a bunch of enhancements and fixes. However with out additional ado, enable us to introduce the most recent group of Outlanders referred to as Trappers.
Season 8: Trappers
It’s no shock that Trappers was impressed by your suggestions, together with the artistic freedom our artists get pleasure from. This time round you’ll observe a squad of people who stay in concord with nature. Season Eight is all concerning the hunt and a calmer and sneakier playstyle, which is why the anti-camping Mortar Strike left with the Mercenaries.
If all you need to do is mix in with the atmosphere, then that is the season for you. Norway is the land of Trappers and they are often recognized by animal face paints, delicate colours, and ingenious backpacks. One place the place you received’t miss a Trapper is the foyer. The titles, introduced within the type of hunt trophies, completely stand out. 50 new ranges of Battle Move await, so dive on in and revel in a season devoted to nature!
The Outlands Are At all times Altering
A variety of you talked about in earlier months that there have been too many adjustments and too many new issues. We hear you, even when it takes us a little bit of time to react! The very first thing that ought to make loads of you content is that the anti-camping Mortar Strike has been referred to as off. We launched this one pondering it will be a pleasant impediment for campers, however as you tell us, it was influencing gameplay in a method we didn’t intend. That’s why the mortars left with the Mercenaries. If the tenting will have to be addressed sooner or later, we’ll should go together with one thing far more delicate.
One other constructive bit of stories is the return of a number of Loot Occasions. Gamers on Xbox are the sport’s beloved veterans, so there was just one Loot Occasion earlier than the vacation increase. However there have been loads of newer individuals who felt that extra Loot Occasions would make for extra fulfilling gameplay. We nonetheless suppose that having three of them is a bit an excessive amount of, so we settled on two. We hope this may carry a bit extra happiness again to the Outlands and that you’ll benefit from the change.
We additionally took a special method to weapons this time. We’ve heard loads of opinions on weapons recently and we really feel that we’re getting to some extent the place there are too a lot of them. That’s why we dove somewhat deeper into weapon animations this season and made some enhancements. If you wish to study extra, be certain to take a look at our changelog. We’re releasing just one new gun this time, the PH M82. There are some discussions happening about find out how to method weapons sooner or later and we imagine that making every gun really feel extra distinctive can be helpful.
The Hunter or the Hunted?
One last item you don’t need to miss is the brand new packs. Why? As a result of we’re attempting a brand new method with every one! The Hunter Pack is changing the premium Prepper Pack. It comprises a particular variant of the Hunter Uniform which we haven’t launched earlier than, together with 2855 (+1145 Bonus) Crowns – identical because the Prepper Pack. What has modified, nonetheless, is the pricing. We’re providing this premium pack for $69.99 as a substitute of $99.99, so be certain to seize it!
The second pack coming to the Outlands is the Prey Pack. It is a recent one that’s not changing any of the older packs however enhances the Trappers. If you wish to play with the thought of being the hunter or the hunted, then the Prey Pack is for you! This one doesn’t comprise any Crowns, however for $19.99 you get 2 unique uniforms, 2 caps, face paint, and a bit of face put on. Take a look at the Prey Pack on the retailer and develop into an animal of the Outlands!
A Look Into the Future
We introduced again a number of items of content material in March. The primary is the Neighborhood Nook competitors which happens each weekend. When you have a artistic thoughts and wish to win some Crowns, be certain to take a look at our social media (specifically Twitter and Fb). There was additionally a profitable double XP weekend a number of weeks again, which was a pleasant addition to vigorous actions. And in case you’re within the hardworking people behind Vigor, have a look at our revived Vigor Team Interviews.
One thing you received’t need to miss is a hidden characteristic in Season Eight referred to as Legacy Seasons. We’ve already talked about it a number of instances previously and it’s one thing we’re very pleased with. So, get on the market and examine, then share your theories on social media!
And now to the extra distant future. There are a number of challenges we have to face within the upcoming months to make important enhancements in Vigor, which implies Season Eight will last more than you’re used to. Since there are extra issues to share, we plan on updating you in a separate weblog submit that might be devoted to future schedule adjustments and upcoming enhancements to Vigor. So, keep tuned! And thanks in your tireless assist and steady suggestions.
See you within the Outlands!