Future 2 is getting a ton of options designed to cater to the hardcore veteran gamers disenchanted by way of the shooter sequel.
These days’s Future 2 state of the game replace incorporated a lot more than an apology for Bungie’s silence on proceedings from Future 2 gamers; there used to be additionally a promise to double down on methods and contours designed to cater to those gamers.
“Going ahead, Future 2’s post-launch game methods, options, and updates are being designed particularly to concentrate on and improve gamers who need Future to be their interest – the game they go back to, and a game the place friendships are made.
“We want Destiny to be a game that fits into your life, providing you with reasons to log in and play with your friends, clans, and families. We want Destiny to be a world you want to be a part of.”
To this finish, Bungie up to date and expanded on a listing of upcoming options and enhancements to Future 2, giving no less than imprecise timeframes the place conceivable and detailing logo new concepts.
Even if complete patch notes together with sandbox and weapon stability adjustments are incoming, right here’s the preliminary define of what’s coming to Future 2 with Curse of Osiris, with the December 12 replace, and in 2018. Video from Arekkz or textual content beneath, your selection.
Armour Embellishes – December 5
In Future 2 Season 1, Embellishes had been random Brilliant Engram drops. As of December 5, when Future 2: Curse of Osiris releases, you’ll be capable to earn armour Embellishes by way of finishing particular demanding situations.
Bungie stated the brand new Embellishes will exchange the best way particular armour units glance, with out wiping carried out shaders and mods. Like the prevailing Unique weapon embellishes, armour embellishes are completely unlocked account-wide as soon as completed, so that you by no means want to fear about unintentionally deleting them or the usage of them up.
Armour Embellishes are unlocked via distributors, in order that’s the place you will have to test the necessities for every one and turn on any you’ve gotten already met the necessities for. As soon as unlocked, you’ll practice the Decoration by way of examining the correct armour set on your stock.
Those are the armour units getting Embellishes for Future 2 Season 2:
- Forefront Faction Armor
- Crucible Faction Armor
- Trials of the 9 Armor
- Iron Banner Armor
- Useless Orbit Armor
- Long run Conflict Cult Armor
- New Monarchy Armor
- Eater of Worlds Raid Lair Armor
Financial system adjustments – December 5
When Curse of Osiris drops on December 5, you’ll see a variety of adjustments to Future 2’s financial system:
- Uncommon mods will dismantle into Gunsmith Fabrics with a possibility for Mythical Mod Parts
- Banshee will promote a rotating collection of particular Mythical mods, for Mythical Shards and Mod Parts
- Rahool will promote Mythical engrams for Mythical Shards
- Day-to-day Demanding situations will praise extra tokens
- Cayde’s treasure chests will be offering extra tokens, however nonetheless be random
- Moves will award extra tokens
- Not unusual Vacation spot token drop charges will building up 100%
- Not unusual Vacation spot token price will building up by way of 50%
- Uncommon Vacation spot tokens will building up in price by way of 250%
- Popularity necessities according to engram will building up by way of 37% at Vacation spot distributors and 50% at theGunsmith
- You gained’t ened to transparent a complete raid as a way to redeem Leviathan Raid tokens.
Masterworks – December 12
Bungie described this as a “new weapon tier” for Future 2, referred to as Masterwork, which is an improve to Mythical tools. They roll out in a patch on December 12.
Masterwork guns observe the collection of kills made with them, with a decision between overall or Crucible best tallies. Additionally they generate Orbs of Mild you the participant and their allies on multi-kills, and feature random, re-rollable weapon stat bonuses decided on shape a “small pool”.
Bungie stated Masterwork guns can drop randomly from any present supply of Mythical guns, and if dismantled, yield a useful resource which can be utilized to transform any current Mythical weapon to a Masterwork. Raid and Trials of the 9 Guns may have an overly prime likelihood to be Masterworks.
Bungie stated it has long term plans to “extend Masterworks to other gear and expose your kill counts in more places”, equivalent to within the Crucible.
Xur stock – December 12
When the December 12 patch rolls out to Future 2 our pal Xur gets a little of an replace. Xur will start promoting two new pieces:
- Fated Engrams
Bought for Mythical Shards and restricted to at least one a week, fated Engrams will decrypt as an Unique you don’t already personal.
- 3 of Cash
A brand new, simplified model of a D1 favorite, 3 of Cash will spice up Unique drop charges shape any supply for 4 hours. They don’t expire after a chairman fight and don’t stack whatsoever. They’re bought for Mythical Shards and there is not any prohibit on what number of you’ll purchase.
Purchasing direct from distributors – December 12
As of the December 12 Future 2 replace, gamers will be capable to acquire tools at once from distributors the usage of Mythical shards and recognition tokens. Distributors will all the time lift one piece of every roughly armour, and can rotate via a collection of guns. Bungie stated this is applicable to “most” distributors in Future 2, no longer all, so RNG isn’t going away endlessly.
Gamers can release slots at distributors by way of rating up and incomes engrams. The phrase “slots” right here most certainly refers to what number of pieces a specific dealer is providing – but it surely’s no longer completely transparent so don’t take that as gospel.
Regardless of the slots factor approach, gamers can be credited for the entire engrams they’ve earned during the last few months of enjoying Future 2.
Financial system adjustments – December 12
Additional financial system adjustments will roll out within the December 12 patch:
- Zavala will promote Reward consumables that give bonus rewards to all individuals in a Strike. They value Mythical Shards. Imaginable rewards vary from tokens to Exotics.
- Shaxx will promote Reward consumables that give bonus rewards to all individuals in a Crucible fit. They value Mythical Shards. Imaginable rewards vary from tokens to Exotics.
- The chest and useful resource farming lockout will cause much less often and require better provocation.
- Farming lockout is not going to cut back Glimmer profits, and cut back token profits to 30%, versus 0%.
- Distributors gained’t be badged while you don’t have sufficient tokens to earn an engram.
Long run adjustments
Right here’s what Bungie stated it’s operating on with the exception of the above:
- Crucible tuning for Supremacy, spawn laws – December
- Heroic Moves Playlist – December
- Higher incentives for Status actions – concentrated on January
- Ranked PvP – “top of our priority list for next year”
- Non-public Crucible fits – concentrated on early 2018
- Quitter Penalty for Crucible – 2018
- Additional updates to mod machine – 2018
- Unique drop duplication coverage – 2018
- Equipping more than one emotes – 2018
- A visible indicator for farming lockouts – no date
- Higher incentives for Moves, Adventures, Misplaced Sectors – no date
- Unique weapon tuning – no date