Fallout 76 update, Destiny 2 addition, and new game by Dota 2 founders: digest of gaming industry30 November 2018
What card game have Dota 2 founders launched? can PlayStation Plus subscribers and Destiny 2 fans expect in December 2018? Read these and other news of the gaming industry in our digest.
Rockstar launches Red Dead Online network game
November 27, US-based Rockstar started testing Red Dead Online. The network game is now available only to owners of western’s Ultimate edition. All players of Red Dead Redemption 2 will be provided with an access by the end of November.
Gamers have been already revealing Red Dead Online details. To enter the game, you should select a tab on the main screen of Red Dead Redemption 2. Then users should create a virtual avatar. Afterwards, characters will be transferred to the gang’s camp. Players can perform various activities there.
Dota 2 founders release new game
In the early hours of November 29, Valve released a long-awaited card video game called Artifact. It is available on Steam.
Artifact, gamers will receive two basic packs, 10 sets of 12 random cards in each one, and five tickets required to participate in in-game events. Valve says that gamers will receive a month Dota Plus subscription when purchasing Artifact.
Six games for PS Plus subscribers
Sony has announced the launch of a line consisting of six games for PlayStation Plus subscribers by the end of this year.
In particular, gamers will obtain an access to SOMA (PS4), Onrush (PS4), Iconoclasts (PS4, PS Vita), Papers, Please (PS Vita), Steredenn (PS3), and Steins;Gate on December 4.
Two Fallout 76 updates by the end of 2018
Game Studios is going to introduce two updates of Fallout 76 in the first half of 2018.
Since December 4, there will be the following changes: the amount of Stash slots will grow from 400 to 600, Cryolator effects will be improved, players will correctly get two or three items after taking down a boss.
Besides, developers will fix a bug causing players to become stuck inside Power Armor and eliminate an issue affecting players who die while overencumbered that only allowed them to Respawn at Vault 76.
December 11, the next update will provide the following: voice communication on PCs will be activated by a separate button, 21:9 resolution support and a Field of View setting will be available. Reaching the 50th level, gamers will be able to choose a new set of Perks or move a SPECIAL point. The C.A.M.P. will no longer be automatically stored if someone is occupying your location.
Bungie shares plans for Destiny 2 development
Shooter developers have published a calendar of future Destiny 2 content, presenting updates for the coming three seasons, up to August 2019. Bungie promises that fresh content will be issued more frequently. The company has also prepared updates for owners of Destiny 2 standard version.
On December 4, players will meet the first addition of the Black Armory. It will be launched within the winter season of the Forge. Players will be able to buy this update only as part of the Annual Pass.
Moreover, there is a schedule of Forge season. Volundr Forge will appear on December 4, Gofannon Forge – on December 7, and Izanami – on December 18.