Simulation video games fall below the proper umbrella for the modding neighborhood. The open-ended nature of the format permits gamers to think about new methods to develop what’s already offered to them. One of one of the best video games to dabble with mods in is Satisfactory, the open-world factory-building recreation by Coffee Stain Studios.
There are fairly just a few sorts of mods that gamers may look to including, comparable to enhancing the look of the factories constructed or altering the best way the sport is performed. Other mods merely add objects that may make creating factories extra fascinating and rewarding. No matter what gamers are in search of, there is a mod for that.
The factories themselves may be stunning by themselves, and typically they simply aren’t. To assist with this, mods just like the “Decoration” mod come in useful. Decoration does one thing distinctive because it would not truly add something new to the sport. Instead, it pulls totally different pure flora gamers can discover within the recreation and permits the participant to position them across the manufacturing unit.
This signifies that 86 totally different timber, 84 totally different rocks, and 40 totally different corals have been made accessible to embellish the outside of the manufacturing unit to make it really feel extra one with the surroundings.
9 Fluid Extra
Those in search of extra pipes to make use of and a packaging plant that is not as expensive ought to look no additional than the “Fluid Extras” mod. The eight mods which might be added on this pack are usually not a lot new when it comes to use however they’ve a singular look that may enhance the aesthetic of a manufacturing unit.
On prime of this, two tremendous useful components which might be being labored on for the mod are the Mini Water Extractor and the A.I. Fluid Packer. The water extractor can match into small quantities of water and may vastly cut back energy. The fluid packer remains to be being labored on however will simplify the packaging workflow.
Moving across the map could be a bit time-consuming and tedious, particularly when making an attempt to get a activity executed as quickly as doable. Something that would assistance is a tool that may teleport the participant round. In the “Teleporter” mod, gamers will unlock the power to make a teleporter as soon as they attain tier 5.
When inserting a teleporter, gamers might be prompted to offer the teleporter a reputation. This is to assist establish it when utilizing one other teleporter to attempt to get to it. It’s necessary to notice that the mod is just not practical in multiplayer.
7 Passive Mode
Despite the deal with constructing factories within the recreation, there’s a fight system applied into Satisfactory that may reap some good rewards supply-wise. With the assorted monsters lurking across the participant, it is simple for some to really feel like they cannot simply deal with the enjoyable of the sandbox gameplay.
The “Passive Mode” mod fully eliminates all the monsters within the recreation in addition to removes the poisonous fuel that exists close to among the vegetation and rocks. This is the proper mod for people who simply need some peace whereas creating factories.
6 Pak Utility Mod
Some mods are identified for making video games far more versatile and much more accessible to folks and the “Pak Utility Mod” isn’t any exception to this. The add-on provides gamers a ton of instructions that may assist the participant see their manufacturing unit from totally different views but additionally permits them to expertise the sport in several methods.
Its major command is “!fly” which permits gamers to take flight as they get an overhead look of their manufacturing unit. There are additionally instructions for maintaining the participant immune, unlocking all analysis, and eliminating constructing prices. In different phrases, these are cheats.
The open world is enjoyable to navigate, however discovering the best way again house could possibly be tough. Why not have a map open always because the journey occurs? In the “Minimap” mod, gamers can take full benefit of the world map whereas transferring across the surroundings.
Once activated within the recreation’s UI setting, gamers can press M to toggle it on and off. From there, gamers can drag the minimap wherever they need it on the display screen. Players can even use it to zoom in on particular areas of the map.
4 Logistics 2.0
There is a science to conveyor belts in real-life factories, so there needs to be a bit extra flexibility in how the manufacturing flows all through the participant’s system. Players who in search of a bit extra flexibility with the belts within the recreation ought to set up “Logistics 2.0.”
This provides machines referred to as the Itemthrottles that change the variety of objects that ought to cross by means of by minute, permitting for a extra even manufacturing line that does not overflow. The Overflowtoggle merely checks for overflow and streamlines the motion course of. The Overview Terminal controls the Itemthrottles.
Factories can at all times be extra productive than they’re and what might help is including extra buildings that may improve the effectivity of the general output. That’s the place the “MK++” mod is available in. The foremost focus of the add-on is so as to add extra tiers to methods which might be already within the recreation.
Many of the sorts of buildings acquired three new variants. This contains Constructor, Refinery, Foundry, Smelter, Manufacturer, Assembler, and far more. While effectivity will increase vastly with every tier, gamers want to concentrate on the facility the extra environment friendly tiers draw.
2 Ficsit Farming Mod
As of the writing of this text, the “Ficsit Farming Mod” is just a few months outdated however there is no such thing as a indication an replace will not be coming to the mod someday quickly because the venture was just lately began. By putting in this, gamers will be capable of develop a wide range of totally different crops from wheat to berries.
Growing these components might help put collectively recipes which might be additionally accessible for gamers to make use of. In addition to all of the crops, varied instruments and buildings have been added to the sport together with a greenhouse, a cooker, and a composter. With this, the sport turns into similar to different real-life sims.
1 Refined Power
Another mod that hasn’t been up to date in just a few months as of the time of writing, the “Refined Power” mod is among the many most used mods within the Satisfactory neighborhood. From the creators of the Ficsit Farming Mod, this add-on affords 26 customized buildings that may add totally different sorts of energy sources to the sport.
Those seeking to energy their factories with wind can now set up wind generators. Those who want to go photo voltaic now can set up panels. Other energy sources embrace water generators, heaters, boilers, turbines, reactors, and extra.