It didn’t take lengthy for Outriders gamers to find an exploit within the co-op sport’s first massive enlargement, Worldslayer. Developer Individuals Can Fly says “a lot of gamers” have been utilizing the exploit to skip straight to the ultimate Arbiter within the Trial of Tarya Gratar dungeon and farm this boss repeatedly. The most recent Outriders patch addresses this exploit, however does it in a considerably stunning manner.
Relatively than closing the loophole that enables gamers to sprint straight for the ultimate Arbiter, the newest Outriders patch expands the farming choices obtainable within the Trial of Tarya Gratar. The replace provides assured Apocalypse Legendary RNG drops to the Cliffside Path, Daughter’s Sanctuary, and The Arboretum Trove areas, giving gamers extra causes to play the whole dungeon.
The drops are RNG, however they’ll correspond to the focused loot choice for every trove, and the troves will even drop their focused loot extra usually, in keeping with the patch notes. The ultimate Arbiter’s Apocalypse Legendary drop charge is getting diminished, however it’ll nonetheless have the ‘alternative of legendary’ reward once you defeat it. The boss will even drop helmets much less usually, so that you’ll have a greater probability of getting a non-helmet piece of substances from that struggle.
“In comparison with earlier than, the place the quantity of Apocalypse Legendaries obtained from a full run by way of of the Trial was a minimal of six, within the new system an entire run by way of all rooms within the Trial will web a participant a assured minimal of 9 Apocalypse Legendaries plus RNG probabilities for others,” Individuals Can Fly explains.
The brand new system ought to preserve the trial from feeling too repetitive, the studio says. “Essentially the most environment friendly manner of farming legendaries ought to subsequently shift to one thing far more enjoyable and variable, slightly than gamers feeling like they should repeat the identical struggle advert infinitum in the event that they need to be as environment friendly as potential.”
Fixing the exploit itself would have required plenty of growth time, and in the end a rewrite to the way in which Outriders handles sport saves, at the least whereas within the Trial.
“The present exploit is simply in place as a result of we purposefully designed the Retries system inside the Trial to be participant pleasant,” Individuals Can Fly says. “We didn’t need gamers who must take a break from taking part in or whose web connection momentarily fails to be punished with misplaced retries or be despatched again to the beginning of the Trial.”
The patch additionally consists of some modifications to Technomancer armour units to make them synergise with the Pax tree extra successfully, and addresses a pair bugs – like one that will trigger the Arbiter to be killed immediately when gamers used sure gear combos.