Last week, Massive Entertainment invited The Division ETF group members to Ubisoft Reflections in Newcastle for enter on shaping the upcoming 1.7 and 1.eight updates. Arekkz was current, and has offered us with some info forward of this week’s developer livestream.
In the video, viewers will likely be supplied with info on two of the brand new programs being added with The Division 1.7 replace: Global Events, previously ‘Seasons’, and Commendations, previously ‘Feats’.
The studio beforehand mentioned Seasons and Feats again in March when it hosted a livestream for The Division Year 2.
Here are some notes offered by Arekkz on the 2 new modes.
Global Events (eight:00)
- They happen as soon as a month and final for one week (length could fluctuate to coincide with seasonal occasions).
- Global modifier applies to ALL PvE content material (constructive modifier designed to make issues extra enjoyable).
- During the occasion a selected set of actions is put right into a playlist and you’ll ADD a further ‘Activity modifier’ so as to add a tougher twist OR add a ‘Group modifier’ so as to add group mechanics on prime.
- Modifiers enhance the possibility to get higher rewards on the finish.
- During a Global Event, it is possible for you to to earn a brand new sort of STAT ITEM that may assist develop your construct additional.
- You may also have the ability to get a brand new sort of Vanity Item(that is completely different to those earned from Commendations).
- These are an achievement sort exercise that encourage you to grind with a view to full them.
- Some Commendations reward you with completion factors to extend your total rating (bragging rights)
- Others will reward you with a brand new sort of self-importance merchandise (completely different to the self-importance gadgets we now have proper now).
- There are LOTS of commendations. Some are simple and can full passively, others will power you to play a special manner and will likely be very difficult.
With Update 1.eight, gamers can anticipate new Rogue Mechanics together with different options and varied content material.
State of the Game livestreams for The Division often happen on Thursdays, so preserve your eyes peeled come June 1. We’ll make sure to preserve you updated on any info out of it.
Along with the aforementioned content material, gamers can anticipate extra with the primary enlargement for Division Year 2 coming this summer season, in final July or early August. It will likely be free and adopted by a second enlargement, additionally free, which can include extra “narrative weight.” It is predicted someday this fall or early winter.
Neither enlargement will function giant map expansions or new stage caps, however it could embody re-playable content material.