The lengthy awaited improve to Unreal Engine 4 is now live in Blade & Soul, bringing upgraded graphics, UI, and the brand new Twin Blade class, amongst different enhancements and tweaks to the MMO.
The a lot anticipated improve to the Blade & Soul engine brings a number of enhancements, which the NCSoft staff element in a brand new spherical of patch notes to accompany right now’s replace. The improve additionally brings the aforementioned Dual Blade class, the twin wielding DPS class that has two very totally different specializations: the stance-heavy Shifting Blades and the buffing whirling blades of the Lotus.
The improve additionally brings with it an all new 4-player dungeon, Forest of the Echoes, and makes a observe that future dungeons themselves will now be 4-player dungeons, although current dungeons will firmly stay 6-person encounters.
A brace of achievements have additionally been added to Blade & Soul, giving gamers extra to…nicely…obtain of their journeys within the MMO, particularly because of the brand new Forest of Echoes dungeon. And whereas Last Fantasy XIV made some waves by asserting they had been eradicating belts with Endwalker, Blade & Soul is doing the alternative, with right now’s patch including each gloves and belts as new equipment. NPCs are additionally seeing a rebalance because of new problem modes arriving in Blade & Soul.
You may take a look at the full patch notes here. Blade & Soul has been ramping as much as this improve for greater than a yr now, with a special site dedicated to showcasing the totally different enhancements that may be coming because of the brand new engine. You may take a look at our previous coverage here.
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