Turtle Rock Studios, the developer behind Again 4 Blood, has stated that it has mounted a problem within the sport that had been inflicting particular zombies to spawn extra often throughout runs than the developer meant.
Should you’ve performed Again 4 Blood, then you definitely might need seen that at instances it will possibly get a little bit hectic. That is very true when enjoying among the later ranges of the marketing campaign on increased problem settings. It might probably typically really feel like the sport’s particular Ridden (that is Again 4 Blood’s identify for the undead) spawn in at overwhelming charges. Because it seems, Turtle Rock Studios has confirmed that this is not intentional however as a substitute on account of a bug that is been inflicting particular enemies to overspawn throughout runs.
The studio addressed the problem throughout its November 2021 developer update. “We discovered a problem the place Specials would often duplicate their spawn playing cards, compounding as gamers progressed by means of ranges,” reads the replace. “This could typically end in an unfair quantity of Specials overwhelming Cleaner groups.”
After discovering the problem, the developer says that it ought to be mounted as a part of an replace patch that went reside earlier this week. Whereas this could assist to convey a bit extra stability to the later levels of Again 4 Blood’s marketing campaign, the studio has additionally that it’s going to proceed to “dig into spawning points to assist additional easy out the expertise” in later updates.
Along with fixing the frequency of specials spawned into the sport, this month’s replace for Again 4 Blood additionally made plenty of different adjustments. In addition to numerous basic bug fixes and enhancements, the studio says that it has listened to group suggestions and carried out some extremely requested high quality of life updates to the sport. Amongst these are the flexibility to disable in-game voice chat, unlocking all Cleaner characters from the beginning of the sport, and unlocking all earlier chapters after finishing any marketing campaign chapter.
Trying forward, the studio not too long ago printed its upcoming roadmap for the sport. Whereas this month’s focus will likely be on bettering the general gameplay of Again 4 Blood by means of main bug fixes and high quality of life enhancements, December will see new content material added to the sport by the use of further provide traces and a solo offline mode with marketing campaign development. The roadmap additionally confirmed that plenty of further options will likely be coming to the sport all through 2022 – together with a brand new problem setting, co-op mode, and a wider number of participant playing cards.
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For extra on Again 4 Blood be sure that to take a look at our assessment the place we awarded the sport an 8/10.
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