A brand new Dying Gentle 2 patch is out that makes a veritable undead host of enhancements to Techland’s post-apocalyptic zombie recreation. Neighborhood replace 2.0, which brings Dying Gentle 2 to model 1.9.0, provides all new options like Legend ranges, DLSS 3 help, a brand new ‘pilgrim’ outfit, and cross-generation compatibility for our console buddies.
The brand new Legend Ranges system is a brand new set of bonuses to earn by enjoying Dying Gentle 2. All through the sport, and even after the marketing campaign has wrapped up, you’ll earn improve factors to place into new passive bonus abilities. Engineer, for instance, provides bonus harm to all explosive throwable objects like grenades and molotovs. There’s additionally a brand new set of recent ‘legend’ outfits to unlock, and as your legend stage will increase, you’ll additionally earn chests stuffed with bonus objects (like uncommon contaminated trophies).
Techland has additionally made an enormous variety of enhancements to moment-to-moment play. One that you could be discover first is the brand new ragdoll animations, which can make contaminated “behave extra realistically upon taking harm.” Since a lot of what goes on in Dying Gentle 2 entails hitting contaminated issues extraordinarily onerous with numerous blunt objects, we’re excited to do this out.
The developer has additionally made enhancements to the soundscape you’ll expertise at evening, and enemy AI has been improved for once they’re standing close to constructing ledges. You’ll be able to skip cutscenes by holding down a button, and use a brand new ‘Stab’ talent to immediately kill biters who seize you. That can occur much less ceaselessly, by the best way – the patch additionally makes the contaminated much less possible to present you these trademark undesirable hugs of theirs.
Co-op gameplay has seen a bunch of enhancements on this patch as properly, together with fixes for points that cropped up with the Bloody Ties DLC. There’s a brand new respawn capacity that means that you can pop again into the sport close to one other participant 45 seconds after loss of life, and any participant will now be capable of use the host participant’s nightrunner instruments throughout a co-op session, no matter how far the connecting participant has progressed by the story.
Techland has additionally enabled Nvidia’s new DLSS 3.0 on this replace. The studio says you’ll desire a variable refresh charge monitor and GPU scheduling turned on for the most effective expertise with this, and advises that the in-game benchmark software could not show the right framerate when Nvidia’s body era characteristic is enabled.
There’s loads extra on this replace, and the complete patch notes may be discovered on the official website.
Try our information to Dying Gentle 2 co-op to learn how to play with pals throughout Steam and Epic Video games Retailer variations. You’ll wish to use the most effective Dying Gentle 2 settings on PC, which we may help you’re employed out on your setup.