Chicken-flying recreation The Falconeer welcomes a big, free, replace right this moment within the form of The Kraken. This not solely brings new content material however essential fixes and enhancements too.
The brand new content material revolves round what’s beneath the water, and it appears as if you’ll go there in some sort of small submarine. Down within the depths, you may uncover wrecks, temples, and sources of nice wealth. However you may additionally uncover issues that do not need you there. Issues with many tentacles.
There are new places to find as nicely, and new guilds providing missions designed to push you to the furthest corners of the map.
In the meantime, the enhancements sort out quite a few issues I griped about in The Falconeer evaluation. There are new tutorial missions to raised clarify a few of the recreation’s methods; there are person interface enhancements; and results have been improved.
Fight has been a selected focus. Battles are apparently smoother and extra unfold out now, which feels like an answer to a few of the irritating issue spikes. Enemy AI has been improved as nicely, they usually achieve the power to roll, making them extra manoeuvrable in fight. You’ll be able to hold observe of them with a brand new enemy indicator.
A whole lot of this work has been executed in response to opinions of the sport, each from press and followers. Creator Tomas Sala, who made the sport largely on his personal, even popped up within the feedback part of our evaluation to assemble suggestions, which was a stunning factor to do. After which, in addition to now, he dedicated to enhancing The Falconeer for a lot of months to return.
It is his ardour for the venture that makes The Falconeer so distinctive, and so private. A recreation hasn’t left this sort of impression on me some time.
The Falconeer is enhanced for Xbox Sequence S and X, and out there on Xbox One and PC too. It is £25.