Turtle Rock Studios, the developer behind Again 4 Blood, has stated that it has fastened a problem within the sport that had been inflicting particular zombies to spawn extra continuously throughout runs than the developer supposed.
Should you’ve performed Again 4 Blood, then you definitely might need observed that at occasions it will probably get just a little hectic. That is very true when taking part in a number of the later ranges of the marketing campaign on increased problem settings. It will possibly 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 an alternative on account of a bug that is been inflicting particular enemies to overspawn throughout runs.
The studio addressed the difficulty throughout its November 2021 developer replace. “We discovered a problem the place Specials would continuously duplicate their spawn playing cards, compounding as gamers progressed by way of ranges,” reads the replace. “This could typically lead to an unfair quantity of Specials overwhelming Cleaner groups.”
After discovering the difficulty, the developer says that it must be fastened as a part of an replace patch that went stay earlier this week. Whereas this could assist to carry a bit extra steadiness to the later phases of Again 4 Blood’s marketing campaign, the studio has additionally that it’ll proceed to “dig into spawning points to assist additional clean 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 a lot of different modifications. In addition to numerous common bug fixes and enhancements, the studio says that it has listened to neighborhood suggestions and carried out some extremely requested high quality of life updates to the sport. Amongst these are the power 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.
Wanting forward, the studio just lately revealed its upcoming roadmap for the sport. Whereas this month’s focus might be on bettering the general gameplay of Again 4 Blood by way of main bug fixes and high quality of life enhancements, December will see new content material added to the sport by means of extra provide traces and a solo offline mode with marketing campaign development. The roadmap additionally confirmed that a lot of extra options might be coming to the sport all through 2022 – together with a brand new problem setting, co-op mode, and a wider choice of participant playing cards.
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For extra on Again 4 Blood be certain to take a look at our evaluation the place we awarded the sport an 8/10.
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