It’s now doable to take to the open waters in Rust. The recreation has added its first player-controlled car, a dinghy with an outboard motor, with this week’s patch.
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According to Facepunch, about 64 of the small boats will spawn on an ordinary 4 kilometer map. There’s room in every one for a driver and three passengers, plus a small storage field (with 12 slots) within the prow.
Naturally, this implies bringing the same old Rust mayhem to the ocean, and it’s doable to sink boats by inflicting them to crash or riddling them with rifle rounds. But there are different causes to set sail, because it had been – water junkpiles. The comprise loot and will be walked on, however they’ll sink as soon as all of the loot is picked clear.
Boats will even decay in the event that they’re left outdoors, so it is a good suggestion to construct a boathouse to maintain yours in.
Interestingly, improvement on a buoyancy system for Rust’s boats has allowed the builders to additionally apply that trait to different in-game entities, like human corpses.
The replace additionally provides a brand new server occasion, the CH-47 Chinook transport helicopter. Periodically, one in every of these dual-rotor beasts will fly in from offshore towards a drop zone. Once it arrives, the chopper will circle and attempt to kill off any gamers within the space, then drop off its cargo. Facepunch say these provides are meant for scientists who haven’t been added to the sport but, so at this level gamers can rush in to snap up the precious loot. However, they’ll first must hack by the payload’s computerized lock.
Naturally, the replace additionally patches a ton of the sport’s present content material, so take a look by the notes on Steam to stand up to hurry.