On Friday, Sucker Punch rolled out their model 1.1 replace for Ghost of Tsushima, which added the Legends multiplayer mode, which used to be introduced again in August, and consistent with the devs, the mode has all the time been a “pillar” in their plans.
While talking with IGN, Sucker Punch’s Darren Bridges defined how the Legends multiplayer growth got here to be, and that it’s all the time been thought to be a pillar in their plans for Ghost of Tsushima.
“From the very starting when Nate Fox and the group pitched Ghost, we knew that we would have liked cooperative multiplayer to be a pillar of the sport,” Bridges defined. “We more than likely spent six months to a yr fascinated by other concepts and in the end we got here to Legends. We’ve been operating on it actually in parallel, each at the engine facet and the content material facet from the start of the challenge.
“We on the studio like supernatural stuff, however Ghost of Tsushima from the start used to be an overly grounded revel in. That used to be a core factor that we would have liked to get proper. So after we batted round other concepts for multiplayer, Legends rose to the highest, partially as it allowed us to hook up with Jin’s tale with out [the player] being precisely Jin”
In Ghost of Tsushima: Legends, gamers can make a choice from 4 categories, every with distinctive skills and cosmetics. Your 4 alternatives are: Ronin, Samurai, Assassin, and Hunter.
- Samurai – for gamers who need to run immediately towards struggle whilst maintaining their well being and reducing down all surrounding enemies in fast type. If any person the usage of this magnificence feels beaten, they are able to use a capability referred to as Hachiman’s Fury, which is an final assault that’ll slash thru enemies with a flurry of moves.
- Hunter – for gamers who need to snipe at lengthy or mid-range with their bow and arrow. With this magnificence, gamers will be capable of use explosive arrows to decelerate teams, and when issues get fierce, the Eye of Uchitsune final assault will unharness more than one arrows immediately at your enemies’ heads.
- Ronan – for gamers who’re focused on serving to their teammates through being a healer, as this magnificence has a Breath of Izanami final talent, which is able to revive a whole downed group. Also, this magnificence will be capable of summon a spirit canine for additional help.
- Assassin – for gamers who need to do large harm with only one assault. With this magnificence, gamers can have an final talent referred to as The Shadow Strike that can teleport you around the battlefield and immediately strike your enemies.
Ghost of Tsushima: Legends is to be had now as a unfastened replace. Of route, an lively PlayStation Plus subscription is needed to play the online-based mode.