Pixelated farming sim Stardew Valley continues to develop, this time with a giant 1.5 replace for PC that provides a bunch of recent stuff, together with a seashore farm map the place veteran inexperienced thumbs can strive their hand at rising crops within the sand.
“This replace provides some important ‘late-game’ content material to Stardew Valley,” developer Eric “ConcernedApe” Barone wrote over on the sport’s web site. “It’s by far the most important stable chunk of recent content material that’s been added to the sport since launch.”
Along with the brand new seashore farm map, which provides a very new surroundings and prohibits using sprinklers to assist hold crops watered for an additional little bit of problem, there’s additionally a brand new set of superior sport choices to customise new playthroughs, in addition to extra character creator choices, together with new hairstyles. Better of all, replace 1.5 provides correct split-screen coop, letting you play the sport regionally with as much as three different individuals, successfully providing an offline choice for the sport’s present on-line multiplayer.
Right here’s a listing of different issues included in as we speak’s replace:
- New individuals to satisfy
- New objectives
- Many new objects
- A brand new sort of quest
- A brand new farm structure
- New character occasions
- A brand new Neighborhood Improve
- Residence renovations (after you’ve absolutely upgraded your home)
- Geese can now swim
- You’ll be able to sit in chairs
- You’ll be able to transfer your mattress
- Fish Tanks
- A bunch of recent furnishings objects in addition to new furnishings sorts like wall sconces
- New secrets and techniques
- 9 new music tracks
- And a lot extra… you’ll simply should see, I can’t bear to spoil it
The sport’s changelog goes into much more element, noting the addition of ostriches as new cattle; crops like mango, pineapple, and banana; a bunch of qualify-of-life enhancements like having the ability to speak to individuals whereas on horseback; a social tab menu to trace who you’ve already spoken to that day; and the power to really sit down on chairs.
Barone additionally gave modders a head begin with replace 1.5 to assist hold mods—liking using round on different individuals—up-to-date. Sadly, console gamers must wait to expertise Stardew Valley’s newest growth. Replace 1.5 isn’t set to reach on Swap, Xbox One, or PS4 till someday “early subsequent 12 months.”
Replace – 5:17 p.m. ET, 2/11/21: Stardew Valley’s 1.5 replace is now additionally out on PS4, Xbox One, and Swap. Barone says it needs to be reside inside the subsequent couple of hours.