Fatshark promised to have a workforce proceed engaged on Vermintide 2 alongside improvement of Darktide, and has caught to that promise. In November it added a brand new stage known as Path of Treachery without cost alongside a set of premium cosmetics known as Absent Buddies, and a patch that addressed a few excellent bugs and introduced Vermintide 2’s hefty download dimension down by 25 GB.

The social gathering continues with Tower of Treachery, one other free map that can proceed the story begun in Path of Treachery. Seems that Sienna Fuegonasus, the resident pyromancer of the Ubersreik 5, has a twin sister named Sofia who’s the black sheep of the household, by which I imply a necromancer. Sofia has taken over an previous tower belonging to Olesya, the spooky girl who transports you to and from every of Vermintide’s map, so it is time to climb a tower stuffed with magical traps and illusions.

Sound acquainted? Tower of Treachery might be a homage to Wizard’s Tower, a much-liked stage from the unique Vermintide set in an illusionist’s house. It may additionally be paving the way in which for a DLC including a fourth profession for Sienna, who stays the one member of the Ubersreik 5 but to obtain one.

The Vermintide weblog has additionally continued including lore updates through the Chronicles of Hedda Bardinsdottir, excerpts from the journal of Bardin’s daughter. The newest, which is known as Green, Giggly, and Disgusting, offers with Nurglings. The roly-poly little daemons of Nurgle have been a part of Vermintide 2’s Halloween occasion final 12 months, perhaps they’re about to make a comeback?

Tower of Treachery might be accessible as a free update on March 28. Work continues on Darktide as properly, with the newest Group Comm-Hyperlink mentioning that an update deliberate for later this month will add some extra weapons, together with the ‍Ironhelm Mk IV Thunder Hammer and Deimos Mk II Blaze Power Sword, in addition to extra situations to change ranges, along with “numerous bug fixes and enhancements.”