Yesterday, Tencent-owned Swedish studio Stunlock introduced that V Rising registered over 2.5 million gamers thus far. At the identical time, the builders confirmed a delay for the primary content material patch, now scheduled to launch subsequent yr.

The excellent news is that the patch will likely be massive. Stunlock offered loads of particulars on what will likely be added and improved to the game forward of the complete launch.

  • One function that we’re exploring is including a number of flooring (two or extra!) to the fortress. Castle servants is one other common function we want to discover additional.
  • We heard you need new lands to discover, and we’re excited to carry extra of Vardoran to you. There’s a model new biome within the works that holds many secrets and techniques, mired in thriller and contemporary, distinctive experiences. It’s necessary to us that each area presents one thing new when it comes to visuals, sound, and gameplay. There will likely be extra enemies to combat, bosses to defeat, and V Blood to drink in to gas your hunt.
  • Our groups have been other ways to diversify and fill out our outdated V Rising areas with extra partaking content material, making them richer and extra satisfying to discover. Points of curiosity and causes to exit into the world will encourage extra participant interactions in addition to liven the expertise of play as an entire. Richer, vivid surroundings provides range and character, additional solidifying the temper and really feel of every zone to be a singular expertise from each other and likewise giving us room to seed in details about Vardoran and the cultures and historical past of the world to impart onto you. Expect new encounters, new discoveries, and new objects to make the most of!
  • A typical request is new weapons and skills, and that is one thing we began engaged on and plan to ship. Our V Rising game director, Peter, already spoiled one of many upcoming weapons throughout an interview on the Allcraft show with Asmongold: The Greatsword. It’s coming! Expect that, together with further weapons and skills, so as to add extra depth and variety to the battlefield. Another function we will likely be experimenting with is including a brand new layer of itemization. These new drops to hunt would allow you to modify your gear to enhance and additional customise your skills.
  • We’ve been brainstorming and began creating all types of various concepts to populate the world of V Rising with not solely extra sorts of enemies however extra fascinating ones. Adding selection to the enemy sorts means bringing new mechanics that change not solely the best way you play the game but additionally the texture of earlier zones as it’s a must to account for brand new and really completely different threats. 
  • We’ve additionally heard you and know that sure components of the game want enhancements in pacing and rebalancing in issues like restore prices and construct prices. There’s a lot of room to iterate on the game in that side, and we expect giving consideration to it will make the present endgame gameplay loop extra satisfying and strong.
  • With time we want to sort out the raiding system, and we really feel there are various methods to enhance and flesh it out into one thing extra strong and satisfying. We need this to be one thing that retains all of you aggressive gamers busy and excited within the late-game levels. We’re additionally trying into what a Castle Territory means for the participant in V Rising and planning to unravel exploits that may enhance the PvP expertise, in addition to get rid of some strategies of PvE griefing.