Fans have been already enraptured by Ghost of Tsushima when it launched as a shocking and compelling single participant recreation, so Sucker Punch releasing the free Legends multiplayer mode was actually a deal with. Although some apprehensive that Legends is likely to be a one and completed deal, that could not be farther from the case. The on-line multiplayer mode is getting its first new gamemode, a competitive mode for Legends known as Rivals. While there is not any direct PVP on this mode, gamers will nonetheless compete in opposition to one another to finish sure targets shortly. Along the way in which, they will sabotage one another as properly. A brand new trailer exhibits extra particulars about how this all works.
Ghost of Tsushima is generally separate from the multiplayer Legends content material, though there are just a few cosmetics that carry over between the 2. Players can now additionally buy the Legends mode individually with out shopping for the primary recreation, permitting for gamers to expertise the multiplayer gameplay with out paying the total value for single participant story.
The very first thing followers will discover from the tweet under is the discharge date of the brand new mode. Ghost of Tsushima: Legends gamers can begin taking part in the Rivals mode at 8 AM Pacific Time tomorrow, September third. The caption of the tweet additionally reveals just a few different new options which are coming alongside it corresponding to Gear Mastery, new cosmetics, and extra. Details on these will probably come tomorrow with the patch that provides Rivals to the sport. In the video, gamers get a extra in depth take a look at Rivals.
The fundamental gameplay loop of this new mode sees gamers defeat enemies, acquire Magatama, after which spend it on curses to hinder their opponents. Once gamers spend sufficient Magatama (65 within the trailer), they will provoke a Final Stand wave. Defeat all of the enemies on this wave earlier than the opposing workforce to win. Regarding the curses, the trailer exhibits off two particularly. One permits the participant to awaken a Fire Spirit, the Hwacha fireplace that offers heavy injury in an AoE to the opposing workforce. Another lets gamers summon an Elder Shade, a robust foe that forestalls the enemy workforce from spending Magatama till it’s defeated.
There will definitely be extra nuance to it than this, however it would finally be a take a look at of participant talent and teamwork. Fans appear to be past excited for the brand new recreation mode, and the free replace will likely be accessible to everybody with entry to Ghost of Tsushima: Legends on each PS4 and PS5.
Ghost of Tsushima: Legends is accessible now for PS4 and PS5.