Might the fourth is over for one more 12 months, however it did not finish with out one last shock final night time, as Respawn launched a free replace for Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order which provides a bunch of additional options for veteran gamers.
For individuals who need some additional problem, the replace provides a brand new recreation mode hub referred to as meditation coaching, which may be accessed by way of the meditation factors scattered all through the sport. Inside this, gamers can undertake fight challenges which pit Cal towards waves of enemies, utilizing backdrops and aliens from the principle narrative and totally different units of distinctive challenges, with every of the 12 problem ranges coming with a three-star completion score. Unlocking all of these will earn you some additional BD-1 skins, however be warned, because the challenges are supposed for knowledgeable gamers and shall be exhausting to finish on the early phases of a playthrough.
The opposite mode supplied by meditation coaching is named the battle grid, which is basically a sandbox mode for gamers to construct their very own encounters. You’ll be able to decide the placement, dimension of the skirmish, tinker with numerous problem choices and add enemies of your alternative. You’ll be able to even struggle towards distinctive enemies seen in Cal’s darkish visions. I simply surprise for those who can create a battle with three Oggdo Bogdos.
Alongside the meditation coaching function, the replace additionally provides a New Journey + possibility for many who have already mastered the methods of the drive. It primarily permits you to replay the sport whereas carrying over all of your beauty unlocks – which means you will have dozens of your ponchos patterns able to go. There is a purpose why that is cosmetic-only reasonably than letting you carry over your skills and expertise, as this is able to break each the development and the narrative give attention to Cal regaining his energy and overcoming his trauma.
NJ+ mode additionally means you will not want modding instruments to show Cal to the darkish facet – on the floor, at the least. Taking part in on NJ+ will unlock an inquisitor uniform for Cal, together with a crimson kyber crystal and a few new lightsaber units.
Together with the shiny new options, Respawn has additionally launched a sequence of welcome accessibility options within the patch, reminiscent of textual content scaling and choices to keep away from button-mashing for fast time occasions. In response to lead fight designer Jason de Heras, Respawn has additionally improved some fight enter irregularities, particularly targeted on blocking and parrying, together with the general responsiveness of the gameplay. No excuses for lacking your parrying home windows now.