Gritty fantasy merc-manager Battle Brothers is a brutal and uncompromising game, however many of the foes your troops confronted have been humanoid and predictable – undead at worst. Today’s launch of the Beasts & Exploration DLC adjustments that, bulking out its world of perils with new locations to journey, new quests to undertake, and some big boss-class monsters to get eaten by. This is the primary paid DLC launched for the game because it left early entry in March 2017, and builders Overhype Studios reckon it expands the world by round 25% – a number of new and modern methods to die.
The different half of the DLC is exploration. The world map is a little more densely full of fascinating locations to go to, stuffed with fascinating new folks that need to homicide you to demise. Unsurprisingly there’s some new weapons and armour to be discovered, and new contracts to undertake (akin to monster-hunting), however what’ll most likely enchantment to veteran gamers are the brand new customisation and crafting choices. Monster bits may be was distinctive gear, gear may be repainted and modules like cloaks and shoulder-guards may be pinned to armour for further type.