The jungle is heating up this summer time with new Predator: Searching Grounds updates coming your manner! The most popular new arrival is one we all know followers have been patiently awaiting… She is lastly becoming a member of Dutch within the “Choppa”… Alice Braga has lent her voice to convey Isabelle to the sport’s world. This new replace is not going to solely showcase our ninth DLC since launching final yr, however it can additionally unleash a brand new playground – the Headquarters Map. That’s proper – 9 DLC’s and 6 maps later, IllFonic retains considering of how to problem gamers within the jungle.
Our paid DLC pack for this summer time re-introduces a fan favourite to the Predator: Searching Grounds world, and it’s accessible at present. Assist us in welcoming 2010’s Predators character Isabelle to the sport. A sniper in an elite protection power, Isabelle was chosen by the Predator menace as worthy prey to be hunted on an off-world recreation protect. Considered one of two survivors in a bunch of eight specialised killers, she managed to flee and returned to Earth. After becoming a member of the OWLF, it was decided that “Izzy” had extra confirmed Predator kills than some other human…except for Dutch.
Now you, too, can harness her immense energy as one of many fiercest rivals within the jungle. She not solely carries specializations which can be tailor-made to her like sniper, rushdown, scavenger [and more], however she is an actual glass cannon. Izzy is a heavy hitter however watch your well being; she pairs finest with a medic teammate. QA says in case you really feel like your staff is incomplete, she is that lacking piece to a well-rounded crew.
Izzy could be misplaced with out her sniper rifle, and fortunate for you, she by no means leaves residence with out it. This DLC will get you early entry to the NRV-E, AKA the Final Sniper Rifle, is the precise factor you’ll want to decide off Predators and enemies alike (it is going to be unlockable to all by way of gameplay by August 2021). What makes this tech so substantial is its Pred Shells that explode on contact. With this rifle, the sharper and steadier you might be, the extra injury you’ll do. The additional you might be out of your goal, the extra destruction you’ll trigger. Suppose splash injury impact with exploding rounds. They are going to by no means see it otherwise you coming.
What enjoyable is a brand new character with out a new playground? This month’s free replace is one our staff has been working laborious to convey you, one other map: Headquarters! That’s proper; you now have six maps to play by. That is essentially the most complicated, spacious, and troublesome map but, and that assertion is coming from our QA staff!.
Deep within the jungle, atop a big waterfall, the Stargazer fleet constructed their headquarters, a powerful army base to facilitate their proxy wars whereas attempting to attract the Predator to Earth. HQ contains a number of bases, facility constructions, and cabanas that sit atop essentially the most difficult terrains the sport has showcased but.
The Headquarters, at first, will really feel like a multi-floor labyrinth, with plenty of turns forcing gamers into close-quarters fight. Anybody up for an elevator battle royale? With so many hiding spots and nowhere to perch, HQ actually is a Predator loss of life lure for many, however there could also be one that may survive. A extremely expert Trapper Predator might be stealthy sufficient to beat the hearth staff. However most which have performed this new map make mincemeat out of the enemy.
If the Headquarters is the “burial grounds” for our Yautja pal, then the Cabanas are the place the Fireteam might meet their demise. It’s a predkour paradise. With 12 totally different missions for the Fireteam to overcome; they are going to typically traverse the realm. This map additionally showcases new missions unavailable to different maps. Fireteams will probably be confronted with an all drone mission, these act as cell alarm methods that may alert your enemies in the event that they spot you. Take them out earlier than they see you, or a relentless stream of Stargazer guerillas will probably be coming after you. Or attempt your hand on the Maiden’s Treasure; this mission will ship groups on the final word treasure hunt to unveil unexplainable Predator expertise. These missions and others would be the key to unlocking bonus XP.
As I mentioned, what makes this map extremely difficult isn’t simply the missions or problematic preventing areas; it’s the terrain. This map showcases essentially the most water-to-land ratio within the recreation but. This implies in case you can lure the Predator to the water, you’ll have your probability to brief out the Predator – since water will wreak havoc on its electrical methods; nonetheless, you’re a sitting duck by water because the jungle is throughout you. Do not forget that you’ll be met by sheer cliffs and a rocky climb again as much as HQ in case you play within the water. The trek isn’t essentially the most troublesome half. Watch the cliffs, as they’re a first-rate hiding spot for the guerillas who’re able to snipe you down.
The staff is absolutely happy with this map, and it has grow to be a favourite of ours. We hope you all prefer it as a lot as we do. Additionally, we did hear the group ask for extra background lore. Now you possibly can uncover new insights on Stargazer and Keyes with Collection 2 of the OWLF tapes! Lastly, new trophies, loot, masks, and recent faces are hitting the jungle quickly. Preserve your eyes out on our social media for extra data on our updates and patch notes.