For Honor getting large guard break counter modifications, Valkyrie buff, extra

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For Honor has been out mere days, and already, the builders are speaking about making modifications.


Ubisoft has introduced the primary spherical of fixes and modifications hitting For Honor, only a few days after the game’s official launch.

Community supervisor Eric Pope took to the sport’s sub-Reddit to stipulate a number of the largest points followers have raised with the developer, and the way the group is responding to them.

First up is the problem of bots changing disconnecting gamers in Duel, Brawl, and Elimination. The problem isn’t that bots can take the place of human gamers, it’s that they spawn with full well being mid-fight. When your opponent rage-quits as you had been about to win – as an illustration – you’re abruptly compelled to struggle a full-health bot to win the spherical.

Ubisoft Montreal recognises this isn’t truthful, and will probably be making a change. Now, the substitute bot will spawn-in useless. This means you get to win the present spherical, and each of you can begin contemporary the following one.

Another large change has to do with how guard break countering at the moment works within the sport. Right now, you’ll be able to’t counter a guard break throughout the try, and should wait till the seize animation hits you to counter. In the beta, for those who noticed it coming, you possibly can simply counter the guard break as your opponent was trying it.

Pope confirmed that the guard break behaviour will return to what it was within the beta.

As for hero steadiness and bug fixes, Conqueror, Berserker, Peacekeeper, and Valkyrie are all getting touched up. There’s a bug within the sport at the moment which means any mild assaults you block from a Conqueror or a Berserker permits them to combo that right into a free guard break. This will probably be fastened.

Peacekeeper is at the moment additionally affected by a bug that forestalls the second and third stabs after a guard break from making use of bleed. This, too, will probably be fastened.

As for Valkyrie, effectively, the category is getting a lot of buffs. Here they’re:

  • Light assaults: diminished restoration time
  • Light chains: diminished time between assaults
  • Pouncing Thrust & Hunter’s Strike: elevated harm and hyperlink choices after these strikes
  • Shield Crush: add hyperlink to Light Attack chains
  • Hunter’s Rush: diminished restoration time

Pope didn’t say once we ought to anticipate these modifications to hit the dwell sport, or if all fixes will probably be included in a single patch.

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