Publisher Deep Silver and Nine Dots Studio have announced a DLC for the open-world RPG Outward called The Soroboreans coming this Spring.
Outward DLC The Soroboreans Launches Spring 2020
The open-world RPG Outward will be getting a downloadable content pack called “The Soroboreans” this Spring, which was announced by publisher Deep Silver and Developer Nine Dots Studio.
The DLC will up the challenge when it comes survival, meaning you’re going to have to pay extra attention when it comes to “death, dehydration, losing your backpack” and more. There will be a new system called Corruption, which will only affect your in certain areas, however, how it affects you will vary. According to their press release “the level of corruption affects you in different ways, and if you can’t shake it you could meet an untimely end. The world just got a whole lot scarier.”
The Soroboreans are part of a network of merchants and an academic institution, aptly adding magical enchantments to weapons and trinkets this DLC. There will also be new skills which react with the corruption mechanic.
Outward released in March of last year, featuring an open-world where as a traveller you’ll face terrible perils. Death is not the end, but can leave you in a tougher spot than when you begin. It also features split screen co-op, survival mechanics, combat and spellcasting. If you want to know what we thought of Outward you can check out this Outward Review – A Rough Adventure.
Backpackers of Aurai your #OUTWARD journey is about to get tougher with the long anticipated first DLC “The Soroboreans”! New skills, status effects, enchantments and…the corruption…
Coming your way in Spring 2020.
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— Official Deep Silver (@deepsilver) February 17, 2020
You can check out the official key features below:
- Enchantments – What’s better than your favorite weapon by your side? What about your favorite weapon with a whole new effect on it? Weapons and Trinkets will now be able to be changed with the new enchanting system.
- Corruption – Hungry, thirsty and cold. A terrible situation to be in, but one you often find yourself in while playing. If that wasn’t enough for you now your character can get corrupted. The level of corruption affects you in different ways and if you can’t shake it you could meet an untimely end. The world just got a whole lot scarier.
- New Skills and Status Effects – Introducing new skills and status effects for your character. These will help with the new situations you find yourself in with the corruption affects. These add a new element to the game and can completely change your gameplay. Time to start a new character? Do you have enough Travel Rations for this one?
Outward is currently available on PC, Xbox One and PS4. The Soroboreans DLC will release sometime this Spring 2020.
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