Danger of Rain 2’s official PC launch has been delayed till someday in August. Consoles will see the official launch, which incorporates quite a lot of new options and content material, someday within the fall.
Hopoo Video games detailed adjustments to its roadmap in a Steam blog post on Friday, citing suggestions the studio acquired in response to a tweet it made in early Could about what the group needed from the official launch. The developer stated it discovered it has “fairly just a few areas of enchancment we may work on” earlier than the sport leaves Early Entry.
what are some long-standing issues about Danger of Rain 2 that you just hope is addressed with 1.0? curious as a result of we have been engaged on ror2 for thus lengthy that perhaps we have developed blind spots
— hopoo (@the_hopoo) May 9, 2020
“The timing has not been altered due to COVID-19–we’re extremely fortunate in that our enterprise was principally unaffected,” Hopoo Video games wrote. “The timing has modified as a result of we’re increasing the scope of the 1.Zero Replace.”
The brand new official launch can have higher on-line performance, together with a server browser and community-hosted devoted servers for personal and public matches. Hopoo Video games stated it did not envision the sport changing into this well-liked and that the quickplay instruments it initially applied do not help gamers as a lot as they need to.
“Quickplay served an essential perform at launch, particularly as a result of we didn’t understand how well-liked the sport might become–but the QP featureset is barebones,” the studio stated. “Not solely that, however the sport has advanced previous needing to only discover a match–you want to seek out the correct match.”
New content material, together with a brand-new survivor, the ultimate stage and boss, and extra objects and tools, can also be on the way in which.
A June replace for the Nintendo Swap, Xbox One, and PS4 model continues to be on observe. It’s going to convey the brand new objects, levels, and managers which are already dwell on PC. The official launch on consoles is delayed till someday this Fall.
“Our hope is to be doing extra frequent Dev Ideas main as much as 1.0, highlighting any fascinating options or additions we’re including that may actually make 1.Zero really feel like a full launch model of Danger of Rain 2. We actually do really feel like that is the correct alternative for the game–and I hope you all agree when 1.Zero rolls round.”
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