More Updates To Blade & Soul's Revival Site Tease Additional UE4 Details
In the fall, NCSoft will release Blade & Soul's Revival update, implementing a host of performance and graphical upgrades in the game. This means, the Unreal Engine 4 update is almost here. As part of the change-over to UE4, NCSoft will introduce asynchronous loading so an area will be loaded before the player's character even arrives there. They're also optimizing the system so that the engine pays more attention to objects closer to a character in order to stabilize the environment and reduce lagging.
Revival will also introduce class changes, as well as a revised dungeon combat system and dungeon difficulty system. The new class system is designed to allow players more freedom when dealing with class changes and class-exclusive items and should increase player options. As for the dungeon system changes, the combat system will offer players with better feedback via real-time animations. The difficulty system, on the other hand, will be changed to improve the whole grindy thing associated with higher level dungeons.
While there's still plenty of time before the Revival update hits, NCSoft has updates the micro-site already to offer players a look at what's to come, but we still have a few things that haven't been revealed yet.
About the Author
QuintLyn is a long-time lover of all things video game related will happily talk about them to anyone that will listen. She began writing about games for various hobby sites a little over ten years ago and has taken on various roles in the games community.
You May Enjoy
Gameforge Announces Closure Of Kingdom Under Fire II
Operation will cease in late October.By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 week ago
Happy 24th Birthday, Ultima Online!
The game’s two-dozen year mark is celebrated with its 111th patch.By QuintLyn Bowers - 3 days ago
Multiplayer Samurai Game Hanako: Honor & Blade Launches On Steam
The game was created to honor the team lead’s late mother after her battle with cancer.By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 week ago
Roblox Offers Beta Of Proximity Voice Chat
Spatial Voice is for ages 13 and up, requires verification of identity.By Jason Winter - 4 days ago
Latest World Of Warcraft PTR Patch Replaces Or Modifies Previously "Sexual" Background Paintings
This seems so small in the grand scheme of things and certainly not where current focus should be for Blizzard.By Michael Byrne - 1 week ago
World Of Tanks' Boss Battle Against The Waffenträger Makes Its Return
7v1 fight against a teleporting, lightning-shooting behemoth.By Jason Winter - 8 hours ago