PlanetSide 2's Next Vehicle Is The Gigantic Colossus Tank

Jason Winter
By Jason Winter, News Editor April 30, 2020
Share:

PlanetSide 2 recently got the Bastion Fleet Carrier, a giant air vehicle. So what's next for the team at Rogue Planet Games? A giant ground vehicle, of course!

Yesterday's dev livestream revealed a number of in-development assets for PS2, including a new SMG, the NS-66 Punisher, and Facility Modules, which will allow outfits to craft and deploy infrastructure upgrades at allied bases. Another cool feature coming for outfits is a log system, which will let members see the history and activity of their outfit, including enlistments, promotions/demotions, and other information.

But the (literally) big news from the stream was the reveal of the Colossus tank, a five-seater that dwarfs previous heavy tanks. Its primary cannon can be charged to unleash a massive armor-piercing shell and it has four additional gun emplacements for close-quarters defense.

All of these new features are scheduled to be dropped in the next update, coming in early June. Prior to that will be a celebration of PlanetSide's 17th anniversary on May 20. Learn more about the Colossus and the rest of the upcoming content on the PS2 site.

Share:
Got a news tip? Contact us directly here!

About the Author

Jason Winter
Jason Winter, News Editor
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.

Discussion (1)

Dejobruh 1 year ago
so they finally used that ion cannon that was in the test server a year ago.. Tho it was more funny with it being on a vanguard body.


You May Enjoy

Epic Appeals Result Of Court Case Versus Apple

Epic Appeals Result Of Court Case Versus Apple

Tim Sweeney says judge's ruling "isn't a win for developers or consumers."

By Jason Winter - 5 days ago
It's Time For Reflection As Episode 3 Act II Launches In Valorant, Bringing The Fracture Map With It

It's Time For Reflection As Episode 3 Act II Launches In Valorant, Bringing The Fracture Map With It

You've Also Got A Whole New Battlepass To Start Working Through!

By Michael Byrne - 1 week ago
Court Rules That Former Destiny Composer Illegally Distributed And Sold Music

Court Rules That Former Destiny Composer Illegally Distributed And Sold Music

Penalties would be in excess of $100,000.

By Jason Winter - 2 days ago
Bless Unleashed’s First PC Update Adds Twisted Spider Queen Boss But May Have To Close The Marketplace

Bless Unleashed’s First PC Update Adds Twisted Spider Queen Boss But May Have To Close The Marketplace

It also introduces new UI improvements.

By QuintLyn Bowers - 2 days ago
Valheim Drops Hearth & Home Update

Valheim Drops Hearth & Home Update

The update adds new mechanics, materials, optimizations, and more.

By QuintLyn Bowers - 2 days ago
Community, Choirs, Composers, And Orchestras Collide In Recording Of New Dauntless Theme

Community, Choirs, Composers, And Orchestras Collide In Recording Of New Dauntless Theme

See what went into the making of the new theme in latest dev blog video.

By Michael Byrne - 1 week ago
See More
Live Giveaways